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Venezuela and Bolivia Decry Trump's Cuba Policy Rollback

Other dissidents agree repression has worsened but say rolling back the detente, which will hurt ordinary Cubans, is not the solution. Later in the day, the ...


Senate approves new sanctions over Russia's meddling in US election

Following yesterday's vote on an amendment adding substantial sanctions against Russian Federation to the bill, the Senate today voted to pass the bill, whi...


Thomas shoots 63; breaks US Open record

We'll see if Thomas can carry this momentum into Sunday, but the fact remains: it was a record-breaking weekend for him regardless. American Chez Reavie also ...


LSU names Scalise honorary CWS coach, will send game ball

Maybe for that first championship, as well. "There are no bad days in this town ever", Schlossnagle said. You'll never be able to take away the excitement. Ev...


Congressman Scalise Upgraded to Serious Condition, Showing Improvement: Hospital

The gunman, identified by law enforcement officials as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, later died from injuries sustained during a shootou...


Russian Federation probe causes tension among top officials at Justice Department

Mueller was appointed under a rarely used regulation that gives him a broad mandate to investigate just about anything he feels is necessary, which could ultima...


Tougher Trump line toward Cuba delights hardliners on island

However, the government also made it clear that it is willing to continue "respectful dialogue" and cooperation with Washington on issues of mutual interest. Be...


Warriors celebrate National Basketball Association crown with street parade

The Golden State Warriors on Tuesday shot down reports saying they had already chose to not visit the White House after winning the 2017 championship, but app...


US President Donald Trump says he's being investigated for firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director

There are 3 ways President Trump can sack Robert Mueller . He also said it would be up to Mr Mueller to decide whether Mr Trump's action amounted to obstruct...


Freed US student has 'severe' brain injury: father

The doctors said Warmbier's severe brain injury was most likely - given his young age - to have been caused by cardiopulmonary arrest cutting the blood supply t...


Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition

Scalise has endured more than one surgery since then and his doctors expect that more are in the offing as they ensure the congressman does not have an infectio...


Jury in Minnesota Acquits Police Officer in Fatal Shooting

Paul last July. Yanez, who is Latino, had worked for the St. Anthony Police Department for almost five years. An audio recording captured Castile telling Ya...


Seconds podcast: The jury deliberates

Gray told the jury they "could reasonably infer" that Castile sat in his auto and smoked marijuana while Diamond Reynolds, her sister and daughter went inside C...


Steve Scalise's condition updated by DC hospital officials

Scott Applewhite, File). Ivanka Trump , joined by Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and her two eldest children Arabella and Joseph Kushner, presented a $50,0...


Putin Comments on New US Senate's Sanctions Against Russia

Bernie Sanders. Sanders says he's anxious the legislation, which also includes sanctions against Iran, could hurt the Iranian nuclear deal. The Trump administ...


New anti-Iran sanctions, U.S. intrinsic animosity toward Iran

He went on saying that the new sanctions were part of a larger plan by the United States to reverse some of its defeats in the Middle East. "The U.S. "This bi...


White House now a crime scene

The Secret Service said Monday it has no "audio copies or transcripts" of recordings from the White House since President Trump took office. It did not rule...


Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

The White House has used a memo he wrote to justify Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey, but that Trump action may now be part of the probe....


Newt Gingrich: Trump Cannot Obstruct Justice

Not long after Newt Gingrich accused Robert Mueller of being part of a "deep state" conspiracy, Joe Scarborough responded in a series of tweets . The U....


US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

And the former Ryder Cup player then made it five birdies in succession - just one short of the US Open record equalled by Adam Hadwin on Thursday - by pick...


Cosby judge declares mistrial as jury deadlocks again

Cosby , now 79, has said the encounter was consensual. "We are confident that these proceedings have given a voice to the many victims who felt powerless ...


New Zealand level with US in America's Cup final

However, the United States yacht then hit trouble and Burling was able to guide New Zealand to a comfortable victory by a minute and 27 seconds. Burling, a go...


Scalise's condition after shooting 'more difficult' than thought

He was among several people wounded early Wednesday when a rifle-wielding attacker fired on lawmakers on a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia, outside Wash...


Republicans divided as Trump reverses some Obama Cuba policy

The president announced changes to Obama-era Cuba policy, and challenged the Castro government to negotiate a better deal. A pro President Donald Trump su...


Gillespie, Northam Win In Virginia Primaries

The biggest surprise was on the Republican side, where a well-connected frontrunner who has kept his distance from Trump squeaked out an uncomfortably close vic...


Shot US Congressman Scalise in Need of Additional Surgery

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) greets Director of the Office of Management Mick Mulvaney before Democrats and Republicans face off in the annual Congressional Ba...


Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue

President Trump reported an income of United States dollars 288 million from his golf courses alone in the past year, including USD 19.8 million from his c...


Officer acquitted in Castile shooting; thousands protest

Prosecutors portrayed Yanez as a nervous officer who lost control of his traffic stop. Yanez testified that Castile, a school cafeteria worker, was reaching f...


WH: Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Mueller

Bush. But expressions of discontent with Mueller are bubbling up nonetheless. "First, most simply, Trump could order Mueller fired", Katyal said . ...


Scalise shooting: Playing congressional baseball game shows needed unity

One day after the Capitol Police officer was injured protecting congressmen and aides from a gunman, Bailey drew a loud cheer from the crowd as he put aside his...


Trump on Twitter confirms he's under investigation

One lawyer who knows Rosenstein well told Politico that the deputy AG is "furious" and "amazed" at Trump's tweet , in which #45 confirms he's under investiga...


Paul Ryan to Donald Trump: 'Let Robert Mueller Do His Job'

Ruddy hit back: "It is a sad commentary that Sean Spicer spends so much of his time objecting to my comments at the same time he has done such a poor job ...


Amazon's Acquisition of Whole Foods to Impact North Texas

The market reverberations of the announced deal traveled beyond the retail industry - shares of food companies like Hershey and Campbell Soup slid, too. Still...


Deputy AG Rosenstein Says He's Seen No Reason to Fire Mueller

Mr Trump can not directly dismiss Mr Mueller. The Justice Department has said that while Sessions was there, for a speech by Trump, there were no meetings or ...


Attorneys General Of Maryland And DC Sue Trump Over His Businesses

Racine , the D.C. Attorney General and Brain Frosh, the Maryland Attorney General , Trump's violations have gone too far. According to them, Trump repe...