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Jun 27 2017

President Trump Is Being Investigated for Obstruction of Justice

Trump took to his Twitter account Thursday morning to denounce the report. The Post cited five people briefed on the requests by Mueller's team, who spoke on condition ...

Jun 27 2017

North Korea Says Otto Warmbier Isn't the Biggest Victim in His Case

Medical tests performed once Warmbier was back in OH revealed that he had suffered severe neurological damage, possibly due to a heart attack - which would be consistent ...

Jun 27 2017

Father of missing California boy was flight risk

Daniel Nardoni, the suspect's attorney, is shocked by the arrest. The 5-year-old was last seen early Friday, April 21, in his father's custody. She added she would not ...

Jun 27 2017

Arkansas inmate recaptured after 32 years on the run

He was originally arrested for theft of property and burglary, according to Solomon Graves, the Arkansas Department of Corrections Public Information Officer. Taylor sa...

Jun 27 2017

Shocking video shows teen falling from Six Flags 'Sky Ride'

The girl fell approximately 25 feet from the "Sky Ride" gondola attraction into a crowd of people gathered to catch her, according to multiple eyewitness reports. "My...

Jun 27 2017

House Democrat: 'We need new leadership'

Commenting on the Democrats' electoral failure in the South this week, which included a South Carolina House race, Hot Air blogger Andrew Malcolm observed that one-...

Jun 26 2017

DC, Maryland to sue President Trump for alleged breach of constitutional oath

The suit stated that Trump's failure to end his ties with his businesses undermined public trust and violated constitutional laws against self-dealing. A nonprofit re...

Jun 26 2017

Nevada senator becomes fifth Republican to oppose healthcare bill

Echoing the other four, Heller said he opposes the measure "in this form" but does not rule out backing a version that is changed to his liking. Nonetheless, Heller's a...

Jun 26 2017

Schumer vows to fight Senate GOP health care bill

Shortly after the 142-page bill was distributed, more than a half-dozen GOP lawmakers signaled concerns or initial opposition. To pass the Senate, with unanimous Demo...

Jun 26 2017

Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice Seems To Have Been Spontaneous, FBI Says

After the shooting, investigators searched Hodgkinson's home in IL and a storage facility in Alexandria he began renting in April. Two Capitol Police officers were al...

Jun 26 2017

CATCH THEIR SIGNAL: Public demonstration of emergency communications scheduled this weekend

An amateur radio clumb in Albemarle County is demonstrating how the world would have to communicate if cell phones go out during an emergency situation. Licensed Ham Radi...

Jun 25 2017

Group of Democrats meet behind closed doors to consider ousting Pelosi

According to Politico , Democrats met to discuss the future of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi after the disastrous elections many hoped would demonstrate Pr...

Jun 25 2017

Democratic lawmaker criticizes party brand, Pelosi

Rep. Tim Ryan (R-OH), who challenged Pelosi for the leadership previous year, said on CNN: "The brand is just bad". She said she has told Democrats to stop focu...

Jun 25 2017

Indian PM Modi visits Portugal on trip to meet with Trump

Speaking on bilateral collaboration in cutting-edge technology, Modi also announced the setting up of a joint science and technology fund of four million euros. In the US...

Jun 25 2017

Tropical Storm Calvin forms off southern Mexico in Pacific

Tropical Storm Calvin formed Monday in the Pacific Ocean off southern Mexico and was heading toward likely landfall along a stretch of the Oaxaca state coast that is hom...

Jun 25 2017

Stars come out for European premiere of Edgar Wright's 'Baby Driver'

In " Baby Driver " the smart details range from a long unedited opening sequence, where the words of the song playing in Baby's ears come to life, to using everyday cars ...

Jun 25 2017

Maryland, DC attorneys general suing Trump

Mr Trump's administration has argued in other, separate lawsuits that the President is not violating the emoluments clause of the Constitution because the hotel is ch...

Jun 25 2017

US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

Control of the species will be turned over to the state and local tribes. The National Park Service has reopened the Avalanche Lake Trail after the path was closed du...

Jun 25 2017

Led coalition downs Iran-made drone in Syria

The incident occurred in the same vicinity as previous conflicts with pro-regime forces, near the combat outpost in At-Tanf, where a contingent of US and coalition advise...

Jun 25 2017

Government health insurance markets holding up--barely

His Affordable Care Act set the stage for Trump's intensified offensive on health care, slashing health care costs for corporations and the government while increasing ...