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May 10 2017

Iowa Rep. Rod Blum quits interview over town hall questions

Scheinblum then asked a simple question which ended the interview immediately: "Would you still take donations from a Republican in Iowa City?" As Blum left the r...

May 10 2017

Trump considers adding troops in Afghanistan

Asked if British troops work against stability in Afghanistan, he replied: "I think British troops have suffered a great deal in Afghanistan and I've talked to many forme...

May 10 2017

Hot, dry conditions vexing to firefighters — Georgia wildfire

George attendance area who attend Charlton County High School and Bethune Middle School will be excused for the rest of the week. "Pictures and clothes, and my antique ...

May 10 2017

Rep. Raul Labrador joins Idaho governor's race

In a statement, Labrador said that Idaho needs a "proven conservative leader" who will "make government fair for everyone". "The congressman will bring his experience i...

May 10 2017

Baton Rouge police 'acted properly' in man's death

The family of Alton Sterling met with the Department of Justice to get the official notice Wednesday morning. Tamara Williams, who grew up in the area and knew Sterling...

May 10 2017

Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 9

Records show he was pulled over for allegedly running a red light on October 27, 2015, more than two months after the first shooting. Police are hunting for a serial ...

May 10 2017

Texas stokes immigration debate with 'sanctuary cities' ban

Critics say it will lead to Hispanics being racially profiled. "What else does someone have to base it on?" "In my opinion, there is nothing positive this bill does in th...

May 10 2017

Missouri Valley Conference invites Valpo to join the league

In a news release, the MVC declined further comment, "pending negotiation of terms". Murray State, Omaha, and others were also rumored contenders for an MVC invite befo...

May 09 2017

Trump denounces 'dangerous anti-Semitism' in Holocaust Remembrance Day remarks

He also added, "If we totally abandon Trump, say he has to get impeached, who are we going to get in turn?" "Denying the Holocaust is only one of many forms of unsafe...

May 09 2017

10 people shot during memorial for earlier Chicago death

But the gang members had noticed the unmarked van tailing them, and thinking the plainclothes cops inside were members of a rival gang, chose to turn the tables on them, ...

May 09 2017

18 frat members, frat, charged in Penn State student's death

Piazza tumbled down a flight of stairs that night and fell several other times , injuring his head, officials said. A fraternity brother told him they had it under cont...

May 09 2017

North Korea: US and South Korea tried to assassinate Kim Jong Un

The CIA and Seoul's Intelligence Services (IS) had "ideologically corrupted and bribed a DPRK citizen surnamed Kim" to carry out the attack on Kim Jong-un, the statemen...

May 09 2017

Senate sends spending bill to Trump

One of the votes to change from a "no" to a "yes" since the previous attempt at passing the AHCA - pulled from the floor in March shortly before a scheduled vote as leade...

May 09 2017

Life Expectancy Can Vary By 20 Years Depending On Where You Live

People are less likely to live longer if they are poor, get little exercise and lack access to health care, the researchers found. Mokdad said the quality and availabil...

May 09 2017

Health Care repeal passes US House

But basically we're writing our own bill", Sen. They think that just because that consensus exists, that they have the right to introduce austerity as the answer. I don't...

May 09 2017

Sally Yates Told White House that Russia Could Blackmail Mike Flynn

Clapper said that he was not aware of the FBI's counterintelligence probe into Russian Federation meddling in the election during his time as head of the nation's 17 spy ...

May 09 2017

Tornadoes kill 4 in Canton

Parts of the Florida Panhandle could be affected by severe thunderstorms or high winds and risky rip currents. Flooding is also an issue in northern Arkansas, where num...

May 09 2017

Bella Hadid Slays in Backless Jumpsuit at Met Gala 2017!

Numerous stars in attendance during last night's Met Gala seemed to have missed the memo, whether due to playing it safe or perhaps sheer ignorance. Hers was a signific...

May 09 2017

Backer of GOP health care bill dodges pre-existing conditions issue

President Trump , meanwhile, tried to clarify remarks he made Thursday when he called Australia's government-run universal health-care system "better" than America's syst...

May 09 2017

Penn State frat brother 'didn't know what to do' about unconscious pledge

Davis said he pleaded with fellow frat members to call 911. But no one listened. Authorities say help wasn't called for 12 hours, and Piazza died at a hospital two da...