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Trump promises high paying jobs with new apprenticeship order

Trump had campaigned on creating jobs. Expanding apprenticeships and reforming ineffective education and workforce development programs will help address thes...


Wife of James Hodgkinson: 'I was shocked'

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Wednesday began in familiar tranquility in this Washington , D.C., suburb, ... Two Capitol Police officers sustained relatively minor injurie...


Admin revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents

The program was blocked by a federal judge in Texas after 26 states sued. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly sent a memo to agents Thursday telling them...


Patient Stabs Nurse At Southbridge, Massachusetts Hospital, Flees

The nurse, whose name is unknown at this time, was airlifted and taken to UMass Medical Center. The family of nurse Elise Wilson, who remains in critical cond...


Under fire, Sessions denies any Russian collusion

Any suggestions that he colluded with the Russians or was aware of any collusion between Team Trump and the Russians to influence the election was "an appalli...


Trump dismisses obstruction of justice probe as 'phony story'

Meanwhile, the leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee investigating Russian influence in the 2016 presidential campaign said Wednesday they'd met with ...


Deputy AG: 'Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations'

Beyond telling Americans to be skeptical of any "anonymous allegations", it seems that Rosenstein is insinuating that government officials cited in many news st...


Pence visits hospital where Steve Scalise is recovering

Pence, a former House leader, visited his former colleague just a day after a gunman opened fire at the Virginia field where Republicans were practicing basebal...


Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russia investigators

Instead, it's for possibly obstructing justice in the investigation into potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. The Washington Po...


Secret Service says it has no audio, transcripts of Trump 'tapes'

Trump is promoting a proposal to bring more people into the economy by having them start working as apprentices. The Secret Service, which has handled record...


Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs captured after 1 year

It was issued a decade after his brother Warren Jeffs was featured on a similar poster. Lyle Jeffs asks to be released from custody. Haug said if he gets ...


CNN sues Justice Department for copies of Comey memos

Former United States attorney Barbara McQuade, who served under the Barack Obama administration, told the Daily Beast if Trump fired Mueller "and it could b...


Trump Slams Russia Probe: Why Isn't Hillary Being Investigated?

Significantly, Preet Bharara, the India-born former top United States federal prosecutor, earlier this week had said that there was enough evidence to begin an...


Republican lawmaker received threatening email after Congressional baseball shooting

Authorities are still unsure whether the assailant in Wednesday's shooting meant to target Scalise, 51, who was one of several GOP lawmakers practicing at a f...


Judge reaches verdict in Michelle Carter trial

It is not clear when the judge will issue his verdict. Michelle Carter is facing an involuntary manslaughter charge in the death of Conrad Roy. If Moniz finds...


Prosecutors rest their case at Cosby's trial

In the deposition, which was read out loud in the Norristown, Pennsylvania, courtroom, Cosby said he was "thinking and praying that I'm not being recorded" by C...


Pennsylvania Governor Warns Jeff Sessions: Stay Out of Medical Marijuana

Sessions' letter asks members of Congress to drop a budget amendment first passed in 2014 that bars the Justice Department from using federal funds to prosec...


Virginia shooter posted anti-Trump content on Facebook

The statement continued, "We continue to seek information on any encounters the public may have had with him in his home state of IL or in Alexandria, Virgini...


Kansas governor to act on bill to keep guns out of hospitals

The new law would phase in a $293 million increase in aid to the state's 286 school districts over two years. The funding level would rise to $290 million in th...


Use-of-force expert: Minnesota officer justified in shooting

But Castile did not comply and continued going for the handgun later found in his right pocket, Dutton said , putting Yanez in imminent danger of bodily harm o...


Trump labeling House health care bill 'mean' frustrates GOP

Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance, said "I don't know that there's going to be another hearing" on the Republican bill to rep...


Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

It argues that the government carries out human rights abuses, though many policy experts believe the new regulations will not improve human rights in Cuba . T...


Polygamist Mormon sect leader Lyle Jeffs arrested in South Dakota

His legal troubles do not stem from his marital preferences, however, but from his role in what the Federal Bureau of Investigation describes as massive food-st...


Authorities: Inmates captured after chase, crash

GBI spokeswoman Nelly Miles says 43-year-old Donnie Russell Rowe and 24-year-old Ricky Dubose were apprehended Thursday in Christiana, Tennessee. Rowe and Dub...


Special prosecutor 'investigating business dealings of Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner'

At the time of that report, it was not clear that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) was investigating Kushner's business dealings. While Mueller's inv...


Pilot injured when blimp goes down at US Open in Wisconsin

The highlight of Fowler's round didn't even yield a birdie but his play at the 451-yard fourth spoke volumes about his strategy and the quality of his ball-stri...


Most Americans believe Trump tried to interfere with Russia investigation

In one memo, Comey said Trump tried to direct him to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn . Comey did not say whether ...


Teen Cadets Led Police Chases in Stolen Cruisers — LAPD

In both crashes, the drivers were not police officers. The three were arrested Wednesday after two pursuits ended with crashes in South Los Angeles . Officer...


This top Democrat wants an 'all-hands-on-deck' Trump probe

Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden, a Democrat on the committee, sent Burr and Warner a letter Sunday urging them to hold an open hearing . Trump said his team emerged "v...


May orders probe into London tower fire; toll rises to 17

Trevisan's boyfriend, Marco Gottardi, is also missing. "Hopefully this is a wake-up call to them". Attention has also focused on recommendations made after a ...


Steve Scalise 'in some trouble,' Trump says

The annual game set to take place at the Nationals Park Thursday night will go on as planned , despite a grim baseball practice in Alexandria, where a gunman ...


Co-worker: Gunman was glum weeks before shooting

Four people, police confirm, were killed in Wednesday's shooting, which happened shortly before 9 a.m.as drivers gathered for their morning meeting. "Jimmy ra...


Eyewitness posts video of baseball shooting

Sen. Sanders says suspected shooter reportedly volunteered on his campaign: "I am sickened by this despicable act.I condemn this action". Shortly after 7am on...


Trump says US Congressman Scalise's condition is 'more difficult' than first thought

Scalise, a congressman from Louisiana who is the No. 3 House Republican, suffered injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot...


Cosby accuser shoots hoops amid deliberations

As CNN points out, the jury-made up of seven men and five women-has been deliberating for 31 hours. A hung jury is possible and if that happens, the case will...