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Milwaukee jury clears ex-cop in black man's death

Dominique Heaggan-Brown, who also is black, was in on patrol when he and another police officer stopped two men. Heaggan-Brown shot Smith twice on August 1...


Otto Warmbier's funeral: Final farewell for US student detained by North Korea

But that wasn't all. Apparently, Washington hasn't given up on Beijing after all. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had spoken with Warmbi...


Philando Castile's Last Words Recorded By Police Dash Cam

The 29-year-old police officer was acquitted last Friday of second-degree manslaughter and of two felony counts of intentional discharge of a unsafe weapon. T...


Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

In a separate Senate hearing on Wednesday morning, officials from the Department of Homeland Security and Federal Bureau of Investigation testified and echo...


Trump Confirms He's Under Investigation, Blames Unnamed Person

In it, he warned Americans against believing stories that cite "anonymous "officials" especially when no details about the source are provided. The Justice De...


Senate to finally unveil secret health care bill

Elijah Cummings, D-Md. McConnell's decision to keep the details tightly under wraps until Thursday was intentional and aimed at winning over his colleagues ou...


Donald Trump Signals Willingness to Work with Tech CEOs on Immigration

Apple CEO Tim Cook , Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Microsoft's Satya Nadella, Oracle's Safra Catz and Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google parent company Alphabet, were among th...


Seattle Shooting Raises Questions About Officers' De-Escalation Efforts

Lyles's family members revealed that she was several months pregnant , struggling with mental health issues over the past year, and concerned that the authori...


Kyle Schwarber to be sent down to minors

Instead, Schwarber has floundered in his first full season in the big leagues. Kyle Schwarber #12 of the Chicago Cubs bats against the St. Louis Cardinals...


After weeks of secrecy, Senate to unveil healthcare bill

Senate leaders on Wednesday were putting the final touches on proposed legislation that would reshape a big piece of the US health care system by rolling back ...


1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

The storm was centered Wednesday night about 105 miles south of Lake Charles, La., and had top sustained winds of 50 mph. Tropical Storm Cindy formed Tue...


In the USA raging tropical storm "Cindy"

Some coastal areas in Texas and Louisiana are under a tropical storm warning and forecasters are warning of potential heavy flooding as Tropical Storm Cindy mov...


Intel chiefs tell investigators Trump suggested they refute collusion with Russians

Two top intelligence chiefs have told investigators that President Trump asked them to publicly refute any collusion between his campaign and Russia, CNN is ...


Pelosi tries to reassure Dems after Georgia loss

For a little over an hour, the President worked to convince the crowd of supporters - some of whom donned "Make America Great Again " hats and held signs - tha...


Former US cop who fatally shot black man acquitted

There's this sense of unease that the community has when they see these officer-involved deaths. The fatal encounter happened after Heaggan-Brown had stopped ...


Senate health care draft would bring wide changes

He privately described that version as " mean ", according to congressional sources. The bill largely mirrors the House measure that narrowly passed last mo...


Republican health care bill demands transparency

McConnell also confirmed that a final vote could come as early as next week, despite skepticism from moderate and conservatives senators as well as complaints f...


Senate GOP health bill would reshape Obama law

A draft outline circulating among lobbyists and Senate aides said Republicans would propose to give states more latitude to opt out of Obamacare regulations...


South Mississippi waking up to street flooding from Tropical Storm Cindy

For the eastern part of Central Texas, the forecast calls for a few bands of light rain and thunderstorms after midnight, with occasional rain through Thursday,...


Trump calls for stricter limits on welfare for immigrants

President Donald Trump on Wednesday night held a campaign-style rally in Iowa , at which he congratulated the Republican winners of Tuesday's special electio...


Altice USA opens TKTKTK in the second biggest IPO of the year

Shares touched a high of $32.17 in early trading. Altice USA declined to comment. As a result, it will raise a total United States dollars 1.918 billion bef...


Man caught urinating at LA County rail station heavily armed

A man who police found urinating in a planter outside a metro station has been arrested on suspicion of possessing a series of high-power weapons. A man with th...


Tropical Storm Cindy: Drenching rains, flood threat on coast

Earlier, the storm turned deadly in Alabama when a 10-year-old boy was killed by a log that was washed onto shore by a large wave, officials said . "The trop...


Funeral, vigil reveal depth of sorrow at Muslim girl's death

Police say they have no evidence pointing to a hate crime by Darwin Martinez Torres , 22, a Salvadoran suspected of being in the country illegally . "Why? We ...


FBI says gunman who shot congressman acted alone

But, according to Slater's statement , it does not appear Hodgkinson had been planning his attack. "He spoke a lot about anti-Republican rhetoric". But the lis...


Tropical Storm Cindy spurs Biloxi tornado

A 10-year-old boy was killed on Wednesday (21 June) after being struck on the beach by a log pushed ashore by a surge from Tropical Storm Cindy , officials hav...


Hello summer: Flights canceled as heat wave smothers Phoenix

Larger airliners made by Boeing and Airbus have higher maximum operating temperatures, but airlines still need to closely monitor the weight of the jets dur...


Rain chances continue most of the week ahead

As of now, storms are expected to stay below severe limits. North wind around 5 miles per hour. South wind 7 to 10 miles per hour. MONDAY NIGHT: Partly clou...


Senate GOP to unveil health care bill Thursday

It is not clear whether the bill preserves the Obamacare requirement that insurers cover people with preexisting conditions or allows insurers to charge them...


S Korea's Moon urges North Korea to return detainees swiftly

President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Chinese efforts to persuade North Korea to rein in its nuclear program have failed, ratcheting up the rhetoric over ...


Cindy's heavy rain falls all around New Orleans

The heavy rainfall is expected to cause rises on area creeks and small rivers, particularly where flash flooding occurred over the past weekend. The National...


U.S. lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

With the chief deputy of the St. Clair County Sheriff's Department by her side, she said she felt "horrible" about the actions of her husband of almost 30 years...


Trump suggests more money needed in health care bill

GOP leaders have reportedly been targeting a vote on a health plan before the July 4 recess, but the exact contents of the bill are unclear even to some Senat...


Rep. Steve Scalise is now in 'fair' condition after shooting

The American Hospital Association defines "critical" condition as: "Vital signs are unstable and not within normal limits". Rand Paul, the Kentucky Republican...


US Senate Overwhelmingly Backs Stronger Sanctions Against Russia, Iran

If it passes the House, President Donald Trump would have to either sign or veto a bill that the White House has had little response to so far. The invest...