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Russia slams Trump's 'Cold War' policy on Cuba

Sen. This is the third major Obama-era accomplishment that has been reversed by Trump, who first repealed his predecessor's signature healthcare law, Obamacar...


Rep. Steve Scalise's condition is upgraded to serious from critical

Scalise, 51, had another surgery on Saturday and "he is more responsive and is speaking with his loved ones", a statement posted to his Twitter account said. ...


Justices take on fight over partisan electoral maps

The justices issued their order Monday about 90 minutes after they agreed to hear the Wisconsin case in the fall, the first case on partisan politics and redist...


Seattle police shoot, kill woman who reported burglary

Lyles was fatally shot by police Sunday morning. According to initial police reports , two white North Precinct patrol officers responded to a report of a ...


US Republican House Whip, aides shot in Virginia

Hodgkinson was mortally wounded by police. Matt Mika , a lobbyist for Tyson Foods, is also in critical condition. "This sick individual does something desp...


Shooter James Hodgkinson went to GOP baseball practice with list of names

MedStar said in a statement Friday that Scalise was in critical condition but had showed signs of improvement. The Daily Caller said it had confirmed thre...


Donald Trump's White House 'a crime scene'

That appeared to be the first public confirmation that Trump is being investigated for obstruction of justice - and a digital salvo trained at Deputy Attorney...


Constand's attorney: Cosby trial gave voice to sexual assault victims

Camille, the entertainer's wife of 53 years, slammed prosecutors for bringing the case to court, calling Steele "heinously and exploitively ambitious" in a stat...


Monday's First Warning Forecast: Hot and humid, storms by late day

Today's National Weather Service forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a 60 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11 a.m., then a chance of showers be...


Gun debate under Trump tested by congressman's shooting

In a country where there are nearly as many guns as people, gun ownership is fiercely defended by firearms industry lobbyists and Republican politicians, who no...


Second day of Philando Castile protests continue in downtown Minneapolis

The images included a caption that read, "You can't ignore your history ..." The case garnered immediate attention because Castile's girlfriend streamed the a...


Congressman Scalise's condition improves after another surgery

The 51-year-old from the southern state of Louisiana was hit in the left hip by a bullet from a high-velocity rifle. Doctors said Friday the bullet entered ...


HUD Secretary Ben Carson: Give Robert Mueller a chance on Russian Federation probe

President Trump on Thursday criticized reports that he is now under investigation for obstruction of justice in connection with the firing of FBI Director J...


'Trump under probe for obstructing justice'

Mueller is leading the Russian Federation probe after being appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein in the Department of Justice, which oversees ...


Gingrich says presidents can't obstruct justice - but accused Bill

When former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich went into the belly of the beast on Tuesday to promote his new book " Understanding Trump " and do a little bac...


Paul Minnesota During Protests Of Philando Castile Shooting Verdict

Anthony in Minnesota issued a statement saying the police officer would no longer be employed in the area. "He made a frightful mistake", Choi said after th...


Rep. Scalise upgraded from "critical" to "serious condition"

Jennifer Scalise says in a statement that the family is "especially appreciative of the strong outpouring of love and support from our neighbors, friends, fro...


Trump lawyer denies president is a probe target

Last week, Trump sent a tweet referring to being the victim of a "witch hunt". "I can not read the mind of the special prosecutor", Sekulow said."No one has...


Donald Trump is yelling at TVs in White House over Russian Federation probe

President Trump acknowledged he's under investigation Friday in his latest Twitter spree - again insisting that there's a "witch hunt" against him for axing F...


Trump lawyer: President not under investigation in Russia probe

There had been widespread reports that the independent investigation had recently expanded to look into whether the president committed obstruction of justi...


Trump Administration trying to 'weaken' and 'dilute' bipartisan Russian sanctions

Additionally, the legislation imposes terrorism-related sanctions on Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps, an arm of the regime tasked with exporting i...


The President Is Not Under Investigation: Trump Attorney

President Trump told his followers everything was "very well" despite the " witch hunt ". On Friday, to anyone who understands how words work, President Tru...


Bodies found in search of USA destroyer damaged in collision

Seventh Fleet said on Sunday. The USS Fitzgerald sailed into port on Saturday evening but search and rescue efforts by US and Japanese aircraft and surface ve...


The Apprentice: Trump Signs Executive Order Designed To Boost Apprenticeships

Instead, apprentices earn while they learn - which is an expression we're using: " Earn while you learn ", Trump said . The topic of apprenticeships and ot...


Senate Passes Sanctions on Iran and Russian Federation

To take effect, the measure would also have to pass the House of Representatives and be signed into law by Trump. U.S. Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Sen...


Federal Bureau of Investigation won't release Comey's Trump memos

The memo also calls for the preservation of any records pertaining to background research on former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort and his business ...


Trump friend floats possibility of his firing special counsel in Russian probe

Rosenstein's letter critical of Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email server investigation served as the Trump White House's first reasoning for fir...


Hospital Upgrades Scalise Condition To 'Serious,' Says He Is 'More Responsive'

Top Republican politician Steve Scalise's condition has been upgraded from critical to serious after he was gunned down at a party baseball practice outside Wa...


Cosby jury begins sixth day of deliberations

O'Neill indicated he would try to schedule a new trial within 120 days. After the verdict , Cosby by sat alone - off to the side and all but overlooked - clu...


Donald Trump blasts obstruction of justice probe reports as 'phony'

It wasn't immediately clear to whom Trump was referring, though the man who wrote a memo recommending Comey's firing, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstei...


Gunman who shot Republican congressman had history of railing against GOP

Capitol Police officers at the scene Wednesday morning returned fire, wounding Hodgkinson . His attack on a group of Congress members practicing for a baseba...


Seager drives in 3 as Mariners beat Rangers

Seager's double scored one run, a second came in on a passed ball and Valencia blasted a 3-1 pitch into the Mariners bullpen in left-center. "It's only two ...


'I am being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director'

The official demanded anonymity because the official was not authorized to be named discussing the deliberations. "[Vice President] Mike Pence hired a lawye...


Cosby's team attacks judge likely to retry him in sex case

Prosecutors have already stated they will retry the case that accused the TV icon of drugging and rapping Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2...


Donald Trump's White House may seek to water down Russian Federation sanctions

U.S. senators have voted overwhelmingly to impose fresh sanctions on Russian Federation over its alleged interference in last year's election. A day earlier...