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Puerto Rico votes for USA statehood

Puerto Ricans who voted for USA statehood in a non-binding referendum Sunday are "claiming our equal rights as American citizens", Puerto Rico's governor says...


AG Ferguson to Trump: 'Thanks' for undermining your travel ban legal team

His own Department of Justice (DOJ) was squarely in his presidential sights as he complained bitterly about the languishing state of his revised Travel ban. Sev...


Warner says any Trump attempt to quash Russian Federation probe would be 'appalling'

The hearing is focused on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), though there are likely to be questions involving the firing of former FBI Directo...


Portland Rally Urges Leaders to Support Paris Climate Agreement

Just a week after President Trump announced his decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, China has already wrestled the mantle of leadership on clim...


USA health chief 'in a receiving mode' on health bill ideas

That's why members like Sen. Senate members sitting on the committee were also all from Finance. We don't even know. "At the core of this agenda is repeal...


Mayor speaks at downtown march for equality

The larger theme of the national and worldwide marches was to protest President Donald Trump's agenda in hopes that it doesn't erode recent progress on gay righ...


Some hope California winner of $447M Powerball helps area

A Powerball ticket with the six winning numbers was sold Saturday night in Sun City, CA. The last time anyone won the jackpot was April 1. Matthew Alberre , ...


Trump accuses ex-FBI director Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

The President also questioned the legality of Comey's leak - echoing his tweets from last week where he said he felt " complete vindication " after reading C...


Islamic law rally by Chicago Trump building

A demonstration against Sharia law - Islam's legal code - Saturday in San Bernardino was one of dozens in cities across the USA that drew counter-protests by ...


Chuck Schumer invites President Trump to testify before the Senate

The president had said Comey's testimony vindicates his assertion that Trump himself was not personally under the investigation. One, if there are tapes, he all...


Three-way tie for lead at St. Jude Classic entering Sunday

Things became even more jumbled once the final round began. LPGA: Lexi Thompson shot a 67 for a 17-under 199 total and a one-stroke lead after the third r...


NewsAlert: Penguins win back-to-back Stanley Cups with victory over Nashville

There was a moment in the second round of the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs when things didn't look so good for Sidney Crosby - or the Pittsburgh Penguins . Bu...


Donald Trump claims 'total and complete vindication' after James Comey testimony

The tall G-man told the senators he took copious notes of every meeting he had with the president. In his first public comments over the damaging case, Mr T...


Trump '100%' Willing To Testify About Comey Discussions

No American president has ever been indicted while in office, though two, Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton, were impeached but later acquitted. Comey told the Se...


Orange County Sheriff Calls Fatal Shootings "Workplace Violence"

Shelley Adams said her sister, Sheila McIntyre, called her from the company's bathroom during the shooting and kept repeating, "My boss is dead". "When they g...


Trump slams 'cowardly' Comey as Sessions offers to testify

She said Sessions should also testify before the Judiciary Committee, because it was better suited to explore legal questions of possible obstruction. But on ...


President Trump Says He's 100% Willing to Testify Under Oath

Comey also attacked Trump's credibility during the hearing and said he took careful notes after their meetings because he anxious the president might lie about...


Store owner feels blessed selling winning ticket

The winning ticket was sold in Sun City at at Marietta Liquor & Deli, which will score a $1 million bonus. The victor will not be known until at least on Mond...


Several Arrests Made at Anti-Islamic Law Rallies Across US

The other march, Seattle Stands with our Muslim Neighbors , counteracted the Seattle ACT for America protest, which they call a recognized Islamophobic ha...


President Trump Calls James Comey 'Cowardly' in Early Morning Tweet

Mark Meadows of North Carolina, who chairs the conservative House Freedom Caucus, said Friday of Trump. They did it with overwhelming technical efforts. Durin...


Trump and Tillerson Take Different Tones On Dealing With Qatar

Trump added that during the Arab Islamic American Summit, which had taken place in the Saudi capital of Riyadh in May, the leaders of the Arab countries had d...


South Carolina Woman's Rescue On Video

Kala Brown has since told her horrific story a few times, including to Dr. Phil in an exclusive appearance on his show . Kohlhepp pleaded guilty two week...


President Trump to face journalists in news conference following explosive Comey testimony

Fired FBI Director James Comey has said there should be "no fuzz" about Russia's role in influencing the 2016 U.S. election that brought Donald Trump to ...


Comey hearing DOES reveal election interference … by Obama admin.

The Republican president stopped short of saying that Mr Comey lied under oath. Trump also denied that he ever told Comey that he " hope [d]" he would dr...


$448 million Powerball ticket sold at liquor store in Riverside County

This big score will come in handy for Alberee's family, after his was diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis earlier this year. The ticket was sold at a liquor sto...


Coats refuses to discuss Trump conversations

In an often contentious hearing on Capitol Hill, two intelligence chiefs testified Wednesday that they've never felt pressured to take improper actions regardin...


Trump doubles down on call for 'travel ban'

Some constructive criticism (again) for the president: Yes, Twitter helps him reach his base, and it's very likely most grassroots folks see this as Trump speak...


'Nonsense': Powerful Republican denounces White House information shut-out

Members of President Donald Trump's Cabinet have offered mixed signals on how the administration planned to approach the politically treacherous issue of incr...


Portman joins push for cuts to Medicaid expansion funds

They also warn that states will likely terminate Medicaid expansions to low-income adults because they can not afford to come up with state funding to replace t...


Trump Says He May Soon Reveal Whether Tapes Exist of Comey Conversations

Trump's personal lawyer in relation to the Russian Federation probes, Marc Kasowitz, has indicated he'll file complaints with both the Department of Justice ...


Sean Spicer holds press briefing in wake of top-secret NSA document leak

Reports indicate that the president may live-tweet during former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's testimony on Thursday about possibl...


United Kingdom leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

Katie Perrior, who quit as May's communications chief in April, said Timothy and Hill were "great street fighters but poor political leaders" and exercised too ...


Paris withdrawal bad for US

Across the planet, we will all suffer the consequences of President Trump's recklessness, but younger generations will deal with the worst implications of his...


Richardson Rally Part of Nationwide Anti-Sharia Law Marches

Camo and rainbows clashed Saturday at the intersection of the North Econlockhatchee Trail and Valencia College Lane as protesters and counter-protesters screame...


Trump's Closest Allies Warn President It's Time To Stop Tweeting

According to a new Politico/Morning Consult poll, 69 percent of voters said Trump uses Twitter too much and 59 percent said his use of Twitter "is a bad ...