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Trump opponents: Not much to celebrate in first 100 days

President Donald Trump poses for a portrait in the Oval Office in Washington, Friday, April 21, 2017. Trump held meetings during the transition and in the Whi...


Lawmakers: Flynn did not disclose Russian Federation payments in security clearance application

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn failed to disclose payments from a foreign government in his 2016 application for security clearance, according...


Confederate Monuments Removed: New Orleans Statues To Be Relocated

The obelisk was put up in the 1800's by a white supremacy group. After years of legal wrangling and intimidation, New Orleans has begun the process of disma...


Entire US Senate to go to White House for North Korea briefing

Tillerson, Defense Secretary James Mattis, Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Joseph F. Dunford. Trump ass...


Ann Coulter's backers at UC Berkeley file lawsuit

Coulter, an author and television commentator, was invited by the Berkeley College Republicans and the nonpartisan BridgeUSA to speak on campus Thursday night. ...


Democratic Party Draws A Line In The Sand On Abortion Rights

That Perez and Sanders would diverge on these questions is not surprising. Hillary Clinton supporters - a large portion of the Democratic Party - were not pleas...


Kidnapped Tennessee teen withdrawn, jittery after rescue, family says

Anthony Thomas, Elizabeth's father, added that she is "very thin and very jittery" after vanishing for 39 days with former teacher Tad Cummins, 50. Anthony Th...


Trump sets exec orders on environment, energy this week

Data from the APP shows Franklin D. Roosevelt signed 3,721 executive orders, averaging 307 orders a year. It's a basic disaster. The shutdown lasted for 16 da...


Bernie Sanders on Jon Ossoff: It's 'imperative' he be elected

Bernie Sanders will return Thursday to Grand Prairie's Verizon Theatre, where the former Democratic presidential candidate will rally supporters and talk prog...


Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds

The decision will stay in place while the lawsuit moves through the courts. The judge said the President has no authority to attach new conditions to federa...


Ann Coulter Vows to Move Forward with Speech Despite UC Berkeley Cancellation

Officials at U.C. Berkeley , who abruptly canceled her planned April 27 speech on Wednesday citing security concerns, reversed course on Thursday and reschedul...


New Orleans Removes White Supremacist Monument

The obelisk was put up in the 1800's by a white supremacy group. The Battle of Liberty Place monument seems ideally chosen to fit Landrieu's statement . No...


All 100 Senators Invited To White House For North Korea Briefing

Wednesday's briefing was originally scheduled for a secure room at the Capitol, but Mr Trump suggested a shift to the White House, congressional aides said. N...


Dale Earnhardt Jr. leaving NASCAR following the 2017 season

In the months following the crash, the Kannapolis native and son of NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt spoke openly about his struggles attempting to not just get bac...


PG&E giving away 150 trees for Arbor Day

Kids will be able to plant their own lemon or apple tree seeds to take home, the Moline Greenhouse will be open for plant sales and free popcorn will be availab...


Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules Arrested -- This Doesn't Sound Good

Chris Soules was released from jail on $10,000 bail on Tuesday afternoon and was ordered to wear an ankle monitor after being charged with the leaving the scene...


UC Berkeley cancels Ann Coulter speech over security fears

The University of California, Berkeley has reinvited Ann Coulter to give a speech on campus after uninviting her Wednesday over "security threats". Berkeley...


Kidnapped Tennessee teen is withdrawn, jittery, family says

Griffin Barry, the 29-year-old caretaker of a secluded northern California property, has been credited for helping police find 15-year-old Thomas and her ex-tea...


Presidential election could lead to rioting in French cities, intelligence agencies warn

In his election campaign, Trump seized on the last year's Brexit vote in the United Kingdom as an example of disillusioned voters rising up against the politica...


Judge blocks Trump order on sanctuary city funding

The White House is blasting a federal judge's decision Tuesday blocking President Trump's attempt to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not cooper...


Trump puts tax rate over debt

Sam Brownback failed to deliver the expected boost, forcing the state into years of grueling budget battles and harsh spending cuts to make up the gap. US Treas...


UC Berkeley Surrenders Again: Ann Coulter Speech Scrapped

In their offer to Coulter to host her speech on campus on the new date, Mogulof said, according to WaPo , that the university has asked for the event to end ...


Former Trump aide Flynn may have broken law, lawmakers say

Flynn was forced to quit his role as Trump's national security adviser after it was discovered he withheld information about talks he had with Russian Ambassa...


Arkansas denies man gulped for air during 1 of 2 executions

This combination of undated file photos provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows death-row inmates Jack Jones, left, and Marcel Williams. state i...


Illinois House ignores veto threat by passing abortion expansion

Wade is overturned. "HB 40 would force all Illinoisans to pay for abortions through all nine months of pregnancy and for any reason, for those on Medicaid". Go...


Central US may face severe weather outbreak by the weekend

The weather service warns there is a risk of more strong to possibly severe thunderstorms Sunday and into Sunday night as a cold front sweeps through the ar...


Trump signs order aimed at growing US agriculture industry

When Perdue was nominated as Agriculture Secretary in January, the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) issued the following statement by Pamela G. At the ...


Tennessee teacher planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

The 15-year-old high school freshman is apprehensive about being around people, said family members, who have kept conversations light and not peppered her with...


New Prince Music Released a Year After Musician's Death

May 2016: Shonda Rhimes used Prince's "Nothing Compares 2 U" and "Delirious" on two of her hit ABC shows , Grey's Anatomy and Scandal . During the year s...


Meetings in Japan as Tensions Mount

President Donald Trump has sent more USA military assets to the region in a show of force while leaning on China to exert economic pressure on its wayward all...


Grand Rapids-based Founders plans to open Detroit taproom

This would be the company's first taproom outside of Grand Rapids, and the company is expected to make an official announcement on Tuesday. Detroit's quickl...


5 cornerbacks who fit the Bears in the 2017 NFL Draft

So will this be the year? There has only been one unanimous pick throughout the path to the draft: Texas A&M's Myles Garrett . Instead of their own first r...


Government shutdown, health bill at stake in Congress

The threat of a USA government shutdown this weekend appeared to recede on Tuesday after President Donald Trump backed away from a demand that Congress incl...


Former AG Sally Yates to testify May 8 in Russia probe

Yates was sacked by US President Donald Trump after she refused to defend his original executive order to temporarily halt immigration from nations said to ...


UC Office of the President Pays Excessive Salaries, Mishandles Funds: State Audit

In a letter responding to the report, Napolitano also refutes the claim that UCOP failed to disclose the $175 million, stating that the allegation is inaccurate...