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DC And Maryland Hit Trump With Lawsuit Over His Business Ties

The challenge "represents an important new front in the emoluments war", according to Norman Eisen, head of the non-profit Citizens for Responsibility and Ethi...


Barack Obama slams Republican health bill and warns millions will lose care

RODNEY WHITLOCK: I believe that the bill that the Senate will vote on, assuming they get to that point, will have some sort of mechanism to cause participat...


After hospital visit with Scalise, Ryan says he's doing well

He entered the hospital in critical condition and has undergone several surgeries. The hospital listed Scalise in serious condition on Saturday, but showing...


With cameras banned, CNN sends sketch artist to White House brie

CNN reports that, while he didn't have his "usual easel", he was nonetheless able to sketch the briefing from the back of the room on Friday. That said, the...


Demonstrations against Islamic law met with counterprotests against hate

Similar scenes played out in about 30 cities across the country Saturday. "No Trump, No KKK, No fascist US", yelled the counter-protesters. More than a dozen...


Croix County family loses Supreme Court case over property r

Members of Murr family - who inherited the land from their parents - own two adjoining parcels along the St. Croix River, one of which contains a cabin, the o...


CNN uses sketch artist at no-camera White House briefing

The network argued sketches of the briefing had news value in the same way courtroom sketches do. Baldasaro's presence drew particular notice given recent cal...


House Democrat: 'We need new leadership'

Where do we want to go as a party? "We've lost that message". "It would be a handsome, lovely thing, if we could get together as two parties for our country",...


Democratic lawmaker: 'Our brand is worse than Trump'

Handel, an establishment Republican and former state secretary of state, defeated Democratic challenger and political novice Jon Ossoff by about five perc...


Disabled Protesters Carried Away From McConnell's Office

It would also limit, beginning in 2020, the federal funds that states get each year for Medicaid. Millions could lose access to health coverage through Medicaid...


Pit bull mauls kids strapped in auto seats inside minivan

The dog then managed to get inside the vehicle where the children were sitting and attacked them while they were still in their auto seats, according to Lancas...


Women are getting plastic surgery to look like Melania Trump

Among those who want to look like Melania is a cancer survivor from Texas named Claudia Sierra . " Melania for me illustrates power and strength; she is o...


Tropical depression Cindy moves inland bringing heavy rain and flash floods

George Grabryan, director of the Lauderdale County Emergency Management Agency, said he hopes the diminished rain amounts in the forecast hold true. Some othe...


Escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee

This combo of undated photos provided Tuesday, June 13, 2017, by. Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills said it's a relief to have the inmates back in cust...


Indiana Democrats, Republicans React To Senate Health Bill

Sens. Paul Ryan of Kentucky, Ted Cruz of Texas, Mike Lee of Utah and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin all said they would not support the current bill after its long-...


Nancy Pelosi is Now Officially on Cher's Bad Side

Republican Handel beat Democrat Ossoff to win a high-stakes, high-cost Georgia race that Hollywood tried passionately to sway left on Tuesday night. "This is ...


Tropical Storm Cindy will not have a direct impact on Jacksonville

The National Weather Service said Friday afternoon that Cindy was winding down and had lost tropical characteristics as heavy rain potential moved east across t...


McConnell's Focus: Finding Votes For Senate Health Care Bill

Hours after McConnell unveiled the bill Thursday, four other GOP senators said they also opposed the measure and several others expressed qualms about i...


A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial

The hung jury is the second of two trials over an eight-month period for Ray Tensing , the Cincinnati police officer who shot and killed DuBose . The jury, ...


Local lawmakers weigh in on Senate GOP healthcare bill

Under special rules McConnell is using that will block Democrats from using a filibuster to kill the bill , the legislation can not include provisions that mak...


Podhoretz: GOP Dodged a Bullet in Georgia Race

Despite spending more than US$30 million, Mr Ossoff lost the district by a wider margin than Democrat Hillary Clinton in the presidential election . Bu...


Military chiefs want 6-month hold on transgender enlistments

Service chiefs will also require that transgender recruits be stable in their preferred genders for at least two years, an increase from Carter's earlier plan t...


Qatar says demands made by four Arab states not 'realistic'

Earlier, Anwar Gargash, the United Arab Emirates' state minister for foreign affairs, accused Qatar of leaking the list to sabotage negotiations addressing ...


Spieth leads by 1 midway through 2nd round at Travelers

Spieth battled his swing much of the day but managed his game beautifully on his way to a second round 69 at TPC River Highlands, his 8-under 36 hole total good...


Birmingham metro area under slight risk of storms, brief tornadoes possible

Most of the WAFB viewing area had the advantage of being in the dry slot of circulation around Tropical Storm Cindy on Wednesday and that resulted in a mu...


Defiant Nancy Pelosi says she's not going anywhere

My leadership is recognized by many around the country and that is why I am able to attract the support that I do, which is essential to our election sad to s...


GOP Health Bill: Senate Leader Faces Battle for Support

If the bill is signed into law, millions of low-income and working-class Americans stand to feel the effects most acutely. Mr Obama said that though repe...


Utah wildfire burns 13 homes as it spread

He said marshals rounded up ATV riders who were using his rentals and told him to pack up and leave Saturday. From left, Twin Falls, Idaho, firefighters Tenli...


Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted

The telecast Thursday peaked with 5.2 million viewers from 8:15 to 8:30 p.m. EDT, shortly after the first picks were made. It was fun watching the confetti ra...


Funeral for USA college student who died after North Korean detention

President Donald Trump called Warmbier's imprisonment and death a "total disgrace", but then pivoted to attacking his predecessor , former President Obam...


Judge Declares Mistrial, Again, In Cincinnati Police Shooting Case

Tensing maintains he feared for his life as DuBose's vehicle began to drive away. But prosecutors said she overreacted, arguing that Crutcher had his hands in...


Senate announces probe of Loretta Lynch behavior in 2016 election

Largely unreported by the news media, these questions surrounding Lynch are so serious that, in his testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee this mont...


Barack Obama calls on Republicans to oppose Senate health care bill

However, the four senators do appear open to negotiations and amendments that could turn their "no" to a "yes". "I don't think it's moving too fast, almost eigh...


Veteran LAPD officer arrested for sex with 15-year-old cadet

A Los Angeles police officer has been arrested amid an investigation involving the department's cadet program and is accused of having sex with a juvenile cadet...


Korean leader observes missile test amid North's threats

In the event of a North Korean nuclear attack (or even signs of preparations for one), KMPR specifically calls for surgical strikes against key leadership figur...