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May 19 2017

Trump talk with Russians 'wholly appropriate,' adviser says

Another possible casualty would be clandestine human sources, who may "think twice before providing the USA with privileged information", added Dujmovic, who used to edit...

May 19 2017

Bill to penalize 'sanctuary cities' passes House on 2nd try

Thomas Carmody's bill. The legislation now goes to the state Senate. He said he's reached out to black caucus members to encourage "healing". Nationally, the debate o...

May 19 2017

Jury Clears Tulsa Cop In Fatal Shooting, Protests Erupt

Tulsa officer Betty Shelby had been charged with manslaughter in the killing of Terence Crutcher . The district was not aware of any students choosing to protest the...

May 19 2017

Severe weather outbreak predicted in Oklahoma, Kansas

Portions of western Arkansas face a slight risk for weather to turn severe Thursday night, according to the National Weather Service . Northeastern Iowa and southwestern...

May 19 2017

Police chief shot in upstate NY, suspect barricaded in home

On Tuesday it was unclear how he died with speculation that he was shot by a police officer. Scores of police officers were on foot in the area. According to a law enfo...

May 19 2017

Idaho law enforcement pay tribute to fallen officers

The run has been held for several years, said High Point Police Maj. The exception was in 2001, when 243 died - 72 of whom were killed in the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the ...

May 18 2017

ICE arrests rose 37% since Donald Trump took office

Acting ICE director Thomas Homan said the statistics released Wednesday show that agents still prioritize lawbreakers: 30,473 criminals were arrested from January 22 to A...

May 18 2017

MS-13 gang targeted in sweep across Los Angeles

The high-ranking gang members had formed a de facto MS-13 leadership council, a committee that was needed because no one person was willing to take on the top role in lig...

May 18 2017

Vladimir Putin ready to provide evidence of Donald Trump's intelligence sharing call

Russia's state-run TASS agency confirmed that Putin offered to release minutes of the talks between Trump and the Russian envoy during their May 10 meeting at the White H...

May 18 2017

Milwaukee Sheriff Clarke takes job with Homeland Security

Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., said in April 2017 that Clarke has said Black Lives Matter "is a terrorist movement, a hate group and calls it, Black LIES Matter". It will b...

May 18 2017

Cyclists gather in Radford for Ride of Silence

On Wednesday night, hundreds of people took part in the global event 'Ride of Silence'. Event organizers said they hope the event reminds locals that cyclists have a le...

May 18 2017

While Comey memo could be key, any Trump prosecution tricky

The New York Times first reported Tuesday that Comey's own record of a February 14 meeting with Trump, showed that Trump requested Comey kill his investigation into fo...

May 18 2017

Lawmakers praise special counsel appointed to oversee Russia investigation

The firing of former FBI Director James Comey and release of a Comey memo stating that President Trump expressed hope the investigation into former national security ad...

May 18 2017

Could the Comey memo bring down the presidency?

The "things that have swirled around this White House" - from allegations that Trump shared classified information with the Russian foreign minister to Trump's firing ...

May 18 2017

Tunnel with nuclear waste collapses in Washington state

Hanford previously refined plutonium for nuclear weapons but it is now a despoitory for nuclear waste. Later Tuesday, the Energy Department said "The incident is mov...

May 18 2017

Tornado hits trailer park near Chetek in western Wisconsin

He estimates the park had around 50 homes. "They are working house to house, home to home, looking for people". There is widespread damage in the area. Chetek Mayor Jef...

May 17 2017

Trump's team 'was warned Russians could blackmail' Michael Flynn

Spicer's attacks came a day after Yates told the Senate subcommittee that she warned the White House that Flynn, also fired by the Obama administration, had misrepresente...

May 17 2017

Trump Confident Senate Will Join House in Repealing US Health Law

Trump's budget director, Mick Mulvaney, also says the version that gets to the president will likely differ from the House measure. The same thing already happened in Min...

May 17 2017

Adam Jones pleads guilty to misdemeanor obstruction charge

Jones was arrested back in January for three misdemeanors - assault, disorderly conduct and obstructing official business - and then hit with a felony charge of assault w...

May 17 2017

White House denies Comey loyalty pledge — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking

Opponents have claimed that Comey's shock sacking was a bid to stall an FBI investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election, which is also looking in...