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Points to Know As Georgia Race Heads to Voters

That lukewarm support for Trump is what has, in part, caused some to eye this special election as a possible early referendum on Trump's presidency. As early ...


Video released of US police officer shooting black motorist

Yanez was wearing a wireless microphone, and it captured the exchange between him and Castile that ends in seven gun shots in a matter of seconds. He fired s...


California wildfire: Voluntary evacuations ordered in Big Bear

As more information becomes available, this story will be updated. "The fire took a turn heading in a different direction", Cal Fire Capt. Elizabeth Brown sa...


Extreme Heat Slows Air Traffic To And From Sky Harbor

Authorities in Phoenix are trying to keep about 350 jail inmates housed in outdoor tents cool despite triple-digit heat. The extreme temperatures cause ch...


Dems Cancel Committees, Slow Senate in Effort to Block Obamacare Repeal

Schumer said . "I think there is". "The general parameters of the bill were widely known". Democrats plan to object to even the most routine procedural req...


Bells Ring For Whole Foods and Amazon

HSBC has cut its target prices for the UK-listed food retailers in the wake of Amazon.com Inc's (NASDAQ:AMZN ) surprise US$13.7bn takeover of Whole Foods Ma...


Sean Spicer Might be Leaving the White House Podium

Charlie Spiering, a White House correspondent for Breitbart News, pointed out to Clinton that Bannon was making a joke and not being serious. "When we have ...


US House speaker vows to complete tax reform in 2017

A growing number of Republicans say they would rather just cut taxes than take on the hard task of simplifying the tax code, which would include eliminating ma...


Senate GOP pushing for health care vote next Thursday

Aides and lobbyists said they expected the GOP bill to provide health care tax credits linked to people's incomes, not their ages like the House-passed meas...


Supreme Court agrees to hear Wisconsin partisan gerrymandering case

Whitford , allege that they have found a way to distinguish partisanship when districts are drawn, versus the other natural needs in districting decisions . In...


County jobless rate increases, but still fourth lowest in state

The overall state rate in May was 3.2 percent (down from 3.6 percent), way below the national rate of 4.3 percent in May (down from 4.4 percent). Unemployment r...


The Supreme Court rejects rule banning offensive trademarks

Supreme Court that a 71-year-old trademark law against disparaging terms is a violation of the First Amendment to the Constitution. The Asian American band...


Justices to hear what could be landmark election case

If decided correctly, this case could be absolutely crucial to restoring a level playing field, especially in state legislatures and the U.S. House of Repres...


US Looks to Restore Military Hotline With Russia

Russian Federation said yesterday it would treat US-led coalition aircraft flying west of the River Euphrates in Syria as potential targets and track them wit...


Supreme Court holds up on redrawing WI districts

The state asked the Supreme Court to block that requirement on the assumption that the justices would hear its appeal in the 2017 term, which begins in Octobe...


Eoin Morgan praises 'outstanding' England bowlers after New Zealand win

When will the England vs New Zealand ICC CT 2017 match be played? Half-centuries from Joe Root (64), Jos Buttler (61 not out) and Alex Hales (56) proved e...


California mom attacked child in attempted exorcism

A Northern California woman was arrested after allegedly "viciously" attacking her 11-year-old daughter while attempting to perform an exorcism on the child a...


Claire McCaskill blasts Republicans for secret, back-door Trumpcare bill

If the upper chamber approves a repeal bill by then, Republicans would still have one month before the August recess to merge the House and Senate bills , wh...


Tropical storm warning issued for Louisiana's Gulf Coast

Heavy rain continues to be the biggest threat for the metro New Orleans area, according to the National Weather Service's New Orleans office. It extended w...


Redskins owner says he's thrilled with ruling

According to ABC News , the court ruled that a 71-year-old law that barred disparaging terms from obtaining a trademark violates free speech rights. Pate...


U.S. student freed from North Korea in coma dies

The US President Donald Trump , who made the return of the student a priority of his administration talked to the family last week after his release, offered h...


Wisconsin win: Koepka claims his first major championship at US Open

The two remaining major championships, the Open Championship at Royal Birkdale and the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club both offer 600 points to the vict...


Dems gum up Senate to protest GOP health care bill secrecy

They say Republicans are using Senate procedures to keep the crafting of their health care bill from the public. And the other thing I think Democrats also...


Congressional Baseball Gunman Had List of GOP Lawmakers' Names

Clair County Sheriff Richard Watson. Top Republican and Democratic leaders of the House and Senate attend the congressional baseball game in Washington , D.C...


Mother of 4 killed by officers was wielding knife

Police Sgt. Mark Jamieson said two officers went to Lyles' address after she called to report a burglary. The officers immediately performed first aid whi...


Tropical system moving toward Gulf Coast

The system is now blowing maximum sustained winds near 40 miles per hour and is expected to strengthen into a tropical storm sometime Monday night or Tuesda...


Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after US downed jet

This is not the first time that Russian Federation has said the "de-confliction" channel has been suspended. But Russia , which has been propping up the re...


Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family

The gunman, James Hodgkinson from the St Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois, was shot dead by officers in Mr Scalise's security detail. Rep. Steve Scalis...


Mayfield accepts guilty plea for 3 misdemeanors

ESPN's Jake Trotter reports that Mayfield reached the plea bargain last week in Fayetteville (Ark.) District Court, agreeing to pay $480 in fines and $483.20 i...


Brian Head evacuated as fire burns across 350 acres

According to a release issued by the Utah Fire Information center Sunday morning, the fire has grown to 957 acres and is expected to be active Sunday. The blaze...


Gronk Goes Partying Shirtless At Foxwoods Bar

TMZ reported that Gronk racked up a $102,000 bar tab at the Foxwoods Resort and Casino in CT during the weekend. For the amount of money the guys spent on al...


Recording: Police shout 'get back' before shooting of woman

Two officers had gone to Lyles' apartment on Sunday after she reported a burglary. Recently released audio of the incident indicates that Ms Lyles was re...


Gunman went to Republican baseball practice with a list of names

Scalise, the No. 3 House Republican, arrived at the hospital via helicopter in shock, with intense internal bleeding, Sava said. He opened fire at the Republica...


Crash, dust closes section of I-10 in Arizona, New Mexico

Those killed Monday include a 9-month-old girl and her parents from Phoenix, two people from El Paso, Texas, and a California woman. Authorities reopened the ...


Scalise upgraded from critical to serious

The shooter, James T. Hodgkinson , was killed by police Wednesday after firing dozens of bullets during the congressional practice session. The Republicans h...