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Brussels train station blast a 'terrorist attack,' prosecutor says

The apparent attack - in which no one was injured other than the suspect - came after a series of terrorism-linked incidents in Paris and Britain in recent week...


Trump not under investigation in Russian Federation probe: Lawyer

The legal team, like the president, has come out ready to hit hard, even if not always quite accurately. His actions are being scrutinised as part of a wider ...


USA senators dare Trump to veto sanctions against Russian Federation

Yesterday, the U.S. Senate voted 97-2 in favor of an amendment to pending Iran sanctions legislation that will not only codify sanctions on Russian Federati...


White House reporters fume over off-camera briefings

Spicer was unable to say whether or not anyone in the White House has seen language on the Senate's version. "Generally speaking, I mean this conversation ab...


Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia House seat in key contest

DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP ) - Republican Karen Handel has won a nationally watched congressional election in Georgia, avoiding an upset that would have rocked Washingt...


Supreme Court to decide on partisan gerrymandering

Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats. But Heck says both parties ge...


Georgia voters streaming to polls in expensive Congress race

Turnout could exceed 250,000 votes, an impressive total for a special election, and its already the most expensive House race in USA history. Many Republ...


Clamping down, White House puts the 'brief' in its briefing

Spicer and White House chief of staff Reince Priebus have been looking for a replacement since at least last week and former Fox News anchor Laura Ingrah...


Trump Said To Plan Announcement On Comey Tapes

The senior White House official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said discussions about some changes in the communications department have been going o...


Trump Administration Preserves DACA Immigration Rights for Children

Under this program, Dreamers were provided with continuous work permit. The program, which was announced by President Barack Obama in 2014, never took eff...


Mother caught on camera trying to suffocate baby at hospital, police say

At last report, she remained in custody. Employees at Levine Children's Hospital were alerted to the alleged attempts at infanticide when a monitor indicate...


Winning ticket sold in California for $448M Powerball jackpot

Those numbers were 20, 26, 32, 38, 58 and the Powerball number 3. The Lottery says on its website Sunday morning that the winning ticket was sold at Mariett...


Spicer expected to take less public role

Baldwin similarly seemed baffled by Spicer's latest performance and asked Acosta if Spicer was even talking with Trump about his views of important issues such ...


Trump's withdrawal from Paris Agreement puts US soldiers at risk

U.S. President Donald Trump pulled out of the Paris deal earlier this month and the U.S. position was laid out in a brief note at the bottom of a general comm...


GOP preparing for Senate health care vote, amid differences

McConnell declined to describe how the Senate bill will have more "heart" than the House bill , saying only that it will "speak for itself" and "be ...


A look at Illinois' budget mess as lawmakers head to Capitol

The four-year expiration date would coincide with a four-year property tax freeze that also is in the GOP plan. The Governor defended the deal. The governor...


4 more LAPD cadets arrested in connection with squad vehicle theft

Seven cadets between the ages of 14 and 20 have been arrested since last week. The programs operate at each of the LAPD's 21 geographic stations. Cadet posts at...


Teen Cadets Stole Two Patrol Cars — LAPD Chief

According to LAPD's Chief Charlie Beck , both the policies for managing inventory as well as the department's cadet program are now under review. The stole...


The US Senate voted to toughen sanctions against Russian Federation

To make it even harder for U.S. President Donald Trump , who had been seeking rapprochement with Russia for months, to reject the new Russia sanctions, the ...


Trump to make announcement on any Comey tapes this week: White House

The three people said he has reached out to possible successors at the podium and as communications director. [We've] been seeking input from individuals as f...


Uber To Allow Tips For Drivers In Reversal Of Longstanding Policy

In fact, it's probably no coincidence that this latest Uber development comes just one day after Lyft announced that its drivers have collectively earned $...


Senate close to vote on dismantle health law

Now the measure faces a tough test in the Senate , where it also appears from members of the GOP could vote against it, blocking it from President Donald Tr...


Spicer seeks more strategic role at White House

Administration officials said he will move into a more behind-the-scenes communications position. "We've been meeting with potential people". Since the announ...


Trump attorney says president not under federal investigation

He said a Friday tweet from Mr Trump was specifically directed at a story in "The Washington Post " about the expanding probe into Russia's election medd...


South Korea President Criticizes North On Death

The senator from Arizona says, "There should at least be a form for them to fill out that says, 'If I go to North Korea , I understand I am taking great risk, ...


Local Jurisdictions Will Receive Federal Help With Violent Crime

The partnership is also meant to help each of the selected communities increase their own ability to fight crimes. The Justice Department created PSP in respo...


Georgia inmates credited with saving life of guard during work detail

The six inmates took action to render aid by grabbing the officer's work phone and calling 911 to get EMS and officers on the scene. The inmates rushed to the...


Public funeral planned for U.S. student freed from North Korea

Following Warmbier's death, the tour group that arranged his trip said it would no longer take Americans into the isolated country. The coroner's office said ...


Ferguson, parents settle over police killing of teen Michael Brown

The city of Ferguson, Missouri, has settled a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the parents of Michael Brown , the unarmed black 18-year-old who was fatally s...


'Who's Archie Parnell?': Top Dems Appear to Ignore SC Special Election

Congresswoman Lois Frankel (D-Fla.), who sits on the DCCC, responded when asked about the Democrat facing Republican Ralph Norman in the Palmetto State's ...


Muslims question whether girl's killing was road rage

This item has corrected the spelling of Imam Mohamed Magid's name. An autopsy was being conducted on a body pulled from a pond in Loudon County that detective...


Remains of 7 sailors killed in US ship collision return home

This updated photo released by the U.S. Navy, Monday, June 19, 2017, shows Yeoman 3rd Class Shingo Alexander Douglass, 25 , from San Diego, California. "They...


It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix

Tuesday's high is expected to reach 120 degrees. "Across the world we're finding that we can link unusually warm weather events to climate change", Andrew Kin...


Gerrymandering: Drawing districts for political advantage

Just as the Wisconsin case makes its way to the US Supreme Court , the case of Common Cause v. Rucho heads to trial at a federal courthouse in Greensbo...


Bill Cosby Trial Ends In 'Mistrial'; Prosecutor Says He Will Retry

University of Richmond law professor Carl Tobias commented on the prospects for a new trial: "The fact that the case turned substantially on one person's tes...