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Canceled flights, burning door handles in southwestern US

The forecast of Tuesday for Phoenix included a high of 120 degrees, and the flights affected were to take off between 3 and 6 p.m. MT. Las Vegas was for...


Mistrial declared in Cosby sex assault case

The judge said he hopes to schedule a new trial within 120 days. The case accusing Bill Cosby of indecent assault ended in a mistrial on Saturday, after a...


Cuba rejects new United States policy, calls it 'archaic'

A landmark agreement to normalise relations between the former Cold War foes was made between former US President Barack Obama and Cuban leader Raul Castro in...


Ryan: Scalise on 'road to recovery'

Ryan said that this prevents companies from "bringing that money home". "Of course, real tax reform means slashing our corporate tax rate as low as possible", h...


Cindy could create 3-foot storm surge near Gulf

Cindy is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 6 to 9 inches with isolated maximum amounts of 12 inches over southeastern Louisiana, southern MS, sout...


Video of Police Killing of Philando Castile Is Publicly Released

Nearly a year ago in St. Anthony, Minn., officer Jeronimo Yanez pulled Philando Castile over for a broken taillight and ended up fatally shooting Castile...


Trump makes case for apprenticeships to fill jobs gap

The official said new Labor Department grants could be used to grow apprenticeship programs in community colleges and high schools and expand them to industries...


Chances Of Trump Meeting North Korea's Kim Narrowing - White House

In 2013, Otto Warmbier spoke before his graduating high school class. A day earlier, the president slammed the "brutal regime " in Pyongyang, and said he w...


Funeral for Muslim teen killed in attack near Virginia mosque draws throngs

Police say there is no evidence that the incident was a hate crime. Police said the incident occurred at about 3:40 a.m. Sunday, when a group of teenagers was...


U.S. attorneys general file lawsuit against Trump over his business empire

And the U.S president already faces a similar lawsuit that was bought in January by plaintiffs including an ethics non-profit group. Company policy detailed...


Insurance lobbyists meet GOP staff on ObamaCare repeal

Conservatives complain the emerging bill does not go far enough to gut Obamacare, while centrist-state senators worry that it too quickly yanks residents off M...


US Senate finally set to unveil Obamacare replacement bill

Those numbers come as Republican leaders in the Senate , under pressure to make good on longstanding campaign promises to repeal and replace Obamacare , are s...


Heavy rainfall from storm Cindy affecting the northern Gulf Coast: NHC

The biggest worry with the storm is all the heavy rain it's spinning into Louisiana , Mississippi, Alabama and the Florida panhandle, where rain amounts may ...


9th Circuit Upholds Block on Trump's Revised Travel Ban

The court also didn't claim that Trump was breaking the constitution because of an intent to discriminate like other courts have claimed. In the brief, Atto...


Tropical storm Cindy threatens Gulf Coast

Gov. John Bel Edwards said the advance notice of the storm gave officials time to put emergency plans in place. He also urged residents to avoid unnecessary d...


Trump makes disclosures on business assets

The document covers January 2016 to April of this year. When he took office in January, Mr Trump turned over the reins of his global real estate, property m...


Trump says China tried but failed to help on North Korea

The family of American college student Otto Warmbier objected to an autopsy, leaving the former North Korea detainee's official cause of death a mystery for...


Third Tropical Storm of Atlantic Hurricane Season Forms Just as Second Dies

As of 10 a.m., the storm was located 180 miles southeast of Galveston and was moving northwest at 10 mph toward the Texas and Louisiana coasts. A Tropical Sto...


Sex assault investigated in Muslim teen slaying

The mosque in Sterling is where Hassanen and her friends were returning around 4 a.m. Sunday after going to eat at a nearby McDonald's before their Ramadan...


Trump's state visit to United Kingdom not mentioned in Queen's speech

British press reports after the speech said the visit was clearly now in jeopardy, but a spokesman for May insisted the invitation had not been revoked. This ye...


US, Canada and Mexico Discuss Ag Relations

Andrew Soergel, in U.S. News Online says agriculture is "holding its breath" over the potential changes that may be coming in the export marketplace. He decline...


Boy struck and killed by log that washed ashore during tropical storm

Cindy, armed with sustained winds of 50 miles per hour, was forecast to hit with heavy rains totaling 6 to 9 inches and isolated amounts of 12 inches for parts ...


May drops key manifesto pledges from Queen's 'Brexit' speech

Instead, she lost seats and still hasn't secured a deal with another party to insure Parliament will back the government's agenda. When also considering the p...


Court releases dash cam video of Castile shooting

Jurors deliberated 27 hours and heard two weeks of testimony about the July 6 traffic stop, in which Yanez pulled over a auto driven by Castile , 32, with ...


NRATV's Colion Noir has Some Strong Words about Philando Castile's Death

She went on to say, "I am still baffled at how 12 people could come to the conclusion to acquit him in this manner". Diamond Reynolds , the girlfriend of Ph...


Gunman who shot US politician Steve Scalise acted alone, says FBI

Both police officers are recovering and expected to return to full duty. "At this time, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has assessed that the deceased sho...


Australia Halts Airstrikes In Syria After Russian Threat

Two days earlier , an American FA-18 shot down a Syrian SU-22 warplane that had dropped bombs near American-backed fighters combating the Islamic State . It wa...


Seattle officers in fatal shooting identified

According to King County jail records, Lyles was arrested and charged with obstruction of a public officer and harassment of a law enforcement officer on Jun...


Tropical Storm Cindy losing strength, but picking up speed

Cindy was located about 165 miles (265 km) south of Morgan City, Louisiana, early on Wednesday with maximum sustained winds of 60 miles (95 km) per hour, the ...


US Republic Karen Handel avoids upset in key congrssional election in Georgia

That includes 24 seats Republicans won in November that Hillary Clinton also won. In the final days of the campaign, the Local TV and radio displayed ad...


FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

The money raised will also go to three Washington-based charities that the Congressional Baseball Game has supported in past years: The Boys and Girls Clubs of ...


Dashcam video from police shooting of Philando Castile released

Steven Belton, the black president and chief executive of the Minneapolis Urban League, said the footage was "powerfully painful" and that Mr Castile was "g...


Sean Spicer refuses to deny if his White House role is changing

Asked about reports from 16 United States intelligence agencies that determined the Russians indeed meddled in the U.S. election, the press secretary emphas...


Amid sweltering heat, dozens of flights canceled in Phoenix

SRP predicts it will likely reach a new peak demand Tuesday as temperatures continue to rise and forecasts expect a high of 120 degrees in Phoenix . Crew mem...


US student, freed from North Korea with neurological injury, was 'brutalized' -father

He was visiting the reclusive state with a tour group. She says Yun traveled with the doctors to North Korea on a private aircraft after being instructed by P...