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Top Member of House Intelligence Committee is Questioning the Federal Bureau of Investigation about Russian Federation

Trump's National Security Adviser Michael Flynn resigned last month after it was revealed that he misled Vice President Mike Pence and White House officials about his conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States. 'And we're better o...

Is Repealing Obamacare the Key to Tax Reform?

He then told reporters staking out the room that numerous proposals are "Democrat ideas wrapped up in Republican clothing" and he demanded that the legislation be debated openly and in public. Gardner told Sengenberger the Republican plan would lik...

Governor Cuomo orders investigation into bomb threats against JCCs across NY

JCC administration has moved everyone that was inside to a safer area on the premises. The Stroum Jewish Community Center was evacuated around 5 p.m. Bellevue police did, however, say that their bomb squad was called in to assist Mercer police an...

Carrollton PD: Suspect's puppy recovering from heroin overdose

When a man and a woman were arrested at the Home Depot for switching price tags, they told police that they had a small dog in their truck. Lucky was transported to an emergency veterinary clinic immediately. Dogs who've ingested the drug often hav...

DeVos attacks continue; critics incorrectly blame her for Twitter typo

And if there's anything that a social media manager working for the U.S. Education Department needs to keep in mind, it's keeping a queue full of clean, properly spelled, historically accurate tweets ready, lest a mistake spark widespread mockery o...

Supporters, opponents of Planned Parenthood rallying

This policy also has nothing to do with abortion - it instead cuts women off from cancer screenings, birth control", AIDS and sexually-transmitted infections testing and treatment. In fall 2015, the Pullman Planned Parenthood facility was set on fire...

Nation's tallest dam, Lake Oroville, damaged amid storms

If the department can't keep using the eroded concrete spillway, Lake Oroville would naturally flow over an ungated concrete crest into the mostly unlined emergency spillway once the reservoir reaches 901 feet elevation. They expect that water flowin...

Delta to hire 25K, CEO meets with Trump

Business aircraft operators fear the corporation's board would be dominated by airlines, and that they would lose access to larger airports to make more room for airlines. Trump said the USA has an obsolete "plane system, obsolete airports, obsolete ...

Girl Scout gives hilarious cookie review that goes viral

She told him some of cookies' descriptions were false advertising and she rated the cookies on a scale of 1 to 10. A day later, sales on Charlotte's cookie-sales website zoomed, with more than 7,000 boxes being donated to troops and more being or...

Trump Slams McCain, Graham After Criticism on Immigration Order

President Trump tweeted his response Sunday saying the joint statement was wrong and the two were "sadly weak on immigration". "I mean, Donald Trump has been on the job for, what, eight, nine, ten days". "The effect will probably in some areas ...

Governor Cuomo announces legal advice hotline

The hotline bolsters the state's efforts to protect the rights of New Yorkers, their families and loved ones and allows those left in extremely vulnerable situations to notify the Department of State. He signed an executive order in his first week in...

Supreme Court Decision: Trump Promises to Announce Pick on Tuesday Evening

Curt Levey at Freedomworks and the Committee for Justice said of these Democrats, "I think it's fair to say no matter who Trump nominates, they're going to shake their fist ". "It takes 67 votes to change the rules in the Senate". This move maintain...

DC Universities Warning Foreign Students To Stay In US Amid Immigration Crackdown

University of Wisconsin officials announced Monday there are 88 faculty, students and staff impacted by President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration. The Association of American Universities , which Stanford belongs to, also released a s...

'Alternative facts' push '1984' to Amazon bestseller list

And that sort of modern-day Newspeak is causing sales of George Orwell's dystopian "1984" to soar . Sales of Orwell's dark drama set in a totalitarian state have soared since Conway, a top aide to U.S. Another term, "doublethink", is described i...

Tornado Touches Down in Mississippi, Warnings of 'Quarter Size Hail'

Trees turned into spindly sticks were lying across power lines, and the roar of chain saws could be heard in the background. Hattiesburg city officials said four people were confirmed dead and that the mayor, Johnny DuPree, had signed an emergency ...

Sister marches planned for Augusta, Portland could attract thousands

Families, friends and allies interested in supporting human rights and social justice will take part. The day after Trump's inauguration, thousands of women have organized to march on Washington in support of women's rights and affordable healthcar...

Man gets $128 ticket for warming auto in his own driveway

Roseville Police Chief James Berlin says leaving the key in your vehicle while it is unattended is "a public safety issue". Come on now, every person warms up their auto. Some of Mr. Trupiano's followers say they have since reported the police chief ...

Trump team member Monica Crowley's book pulled due to plagiarism

Crowley declined to comment to CNN when its KFIle investigative unit presented her with the allegations. Crowley submitted her dissertation in 2000 in partial completion of her Ph.D.in global relations at Columbia University, the magazine noted....

Gorge-area MLK Day Celebration

Eddie Collier, who has been pastor of Towaliga County Line Baptist Church since October 1983. Bluffton: Martin Luther King Jr. Time: Noon to 1:30 p.m. Dr. Carolyn Stuart, executive director of the Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs ...

Democrats object, but can t stop official declaration of Trump victory

House Judiciary Committee, said she and her staff has seen research alleging up to 50 members of the Electoral College might have improperly cast their votes on December 19, and she believes there is merit to it. Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas, who ...

North Carolina'a Kennedy Meeks grabs 16 boards in win

Joel Berry lead North Carolina to a hard fought overtime victory over Clemson in ACC action on Tuesday night. "I was very disappointed with my shooting the other night", said Berry, who was 3 of 13 for eight points in the loss to the Yellow Jackets...

Theme park riders trapped at 148ft for hours

Check back for updates on this developing story . Sky Cabin ride at Knott's Berry Farm . Eight hours later, the riders were finally brought down one by one using a rope and harness system. The park said the ride will be closed until the investi...

NYPD Will Make A Religious Accommodation For Turbans & Beards

Previously, officers with religious exemptions were only allowed to have a beard up to a millimeter long . Before these changes, Sikh officers were permitted only to wear a thin head covering, known as patka, underneath the NYPD uniform hat.

Multiple rounds of lake-effect snow incoming

About three inches is expected in the Buffalo metro area by later Friday, but areas south of the city in ski country can expect much more. The forecast dries out by mid to late afternoon, but gets chilly this evening with gusty winds of 30 miles pe...

State trooper wounded in Oregon shootout; suspect killed

On Tuesday afternoon, Trooper Nic Cederberg underwent his second of multiple surgeries, state police said. Authorities did not release other information about the chase and shootout, except that officers from three police departments were involved ...

Wave Church Presents a 'Classic Christmas Eve'

First United Methodist Church , 909 10th: Weekday Christmas Eve candlelight services will be at 6 p.m. December 24, with special music from the choir and soloists. Euclid Ave.in Princeton. And it invites us to come to the manger, bow down, and worshi...

Officer helps tardy student tie his tie during traffic stop

While the student goes back to his auto to find the proof of insurance in the glovebox, the officer places the tie around his own neck, methodically ties it, then loosens the knot and hands it back to the student to slip around his neck and tighten.

Population estimates for the states

That's down almost 10,000 from the July 2015 estimate and down about 23,000 from 2010. Approximately 19,000 people moved to Idaho from states within the USA and overseas between mid-2015 and mid-2016. Still, New York continues to see an influx of imm...

Trump aide plays down prospect of upending 'one China' policy

Taiwan's Presidential Office reacted to Obama's statement on Saturday by thanking the USA leader for his long support in providing the country defensive weapons in accordance with the Taiwan Relations Act over the past eight years, in promoting bilat...

NY to relocate Harlem deer upstate

So naturally, the city promptly fired back: "Moving the deer to a new place would likely have caused the animal a great deal of suffering and would have been inhumane on many levels", a spokesperson for the city said . "It's traumatizing. It creates...

Indiana Union Leaders Angry About Carrier Deal Vow to Work With Trump

Jones noted that there's plenty of work to be done: several other IN factories are planning to cut jobs and move to another country, including a Rexnord plant relocating to Mexico. IN officials said December 1 the deal involved "preserving 1,069 high...

Defendant's pal: I tried to restrain Will Smith after crash

Another Smith family friend, Rebecca Dooley testified Wednesday that Hayes shouted taunts at the slain man's body, sounding "evil" and showing no remorse. Huber also confirmed that Will Smith's blood-alcohol level registered at.235 percent, almost th...

Hateful Letters Target Mosques in California

It was stated that Trump would then "cleanse America". The unidentified source of the letters cited the election of Donald Trump as president and threatens that he will "do to you Muslims what Hitler did to the Jews". In addition to the five Cali...

Obama will meet with special ops forces, talk strategy

President Barack Obama will make his final visit as president to MacDill Air Force Base Tuesday. He will argue that his administration has been successful in building coalitions and working with local governments to take out militant leaders and di...

Trump's Defense Pick Challenges Rules Regarding Civilian Control Of The Military

Mattis retired from the military in 2013 after taking over the role of running the US Central Command from Gen. David Petraeus in 2010. Rep. Adam Smith, ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, echoed that concern, saying that whil...

Kanye West returns home to Kim and the kids

News cited an unnamed source saying that the rapper remained in the hospital because he was still feeling "weak" and "drained". According to a source quoted by the news site, Kim is really stressed out from these events and that her family has ...

Winter weather advisory issued for north, south Cascades

In the suburbs, 3.7 inches of snow are expected in Naperville, 3.2 in Joliet and 3.5 in Crystal Lake. We could see some rain mixed with the snow after 4 p.m. Millersville University meteorologist Eric Horst has predicted for several days that some fo...

Pelosi beats back challenge to remain Democratic House leader

It's about the character of America". For their part, Ryan and his backers insisted after the vote that they had won a victory in sending a message to Pelosi about the significant desire for change among House Democrats. "It's the issue that unites...

Remains believed to be those of missing Indiana woman

That evening "information gathered in the subsequent investigation" took FBI investigators and Indiana State Police to a remote area off Interstate 40 near Knoxville, FBI spokeswoman Amanda Warford Videll said. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force in...

Police officer at Wayne State University in Detroit is shot to death

The service will be open to police, public safety officers and the public. Funeral director Stephanie Kiras says visitation for Wayne State University officer Collin Rose is scheduled from 11 a.m. The university's police officers are empowered to...

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Hinting at secret tapes, Trump warns ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Former FBI Director James Comey will not testify before the Senate intelligence committee next week, according to the panel's vice chairman, Democratic Sen. "If the president has "...

Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of FBI director

Lieberman gave reporters a thumbs-up as he left the White House and said he and the president had a "good meeting". The interviews came more than a week after Trump fired FBI...

Senate moderates hold bipartisan health care talks

As if we needed further proof that the status quo is unsustainable, Aetna recently announced they will join several health insurance providers in fully leaving the Obamacare market...

Final Confederate monument to come down in New Orleans

The monuments that pay homage to the Confederacy, made up of states which attempted to preserve slavery in the South and secede from the United States in the Civil War of 1861 to 1...

Theresa May: UK has confidence in special relationship with US

Putin's offer set off alarm bells for many who've been watching the case, as what NPR's Lucian Kim referred to as an offer of a transcript was also translated as an offer of a "rec...

NC senator says "I'm fine" after race collapse

Political leaders immediately offered their prayers for Tillis in tweets , including Gov. Roy Cooper, Sens. All proceeds generated by the race are donated to charity. North Caroli...

Kimberly Guilfoyle May Be Latest From Fox News to Join White House

Guilfoyle told the Mercury News that she has that type of relationship with Trump, whom she first met at a charity event when she moved to NY back in 2004. "If the White House f...

Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russia

Trump wrote that he was motivated by "humanitarian reasons, plus I want Russian Federation to greatly step up their fight against ISIS & terrorism". The national security advise...

Hiker found safe after missing 6 days in Montana

On Saturday, a full scale search was launched in the Great Bear Wilderness area, with crews scouring the area on the ground, and in the air. Her auto was found near the trailh...

Trump Signs Executive Order to Prevent Computer Hacking

The new order puts responsibility for cybersecurity squarely on the shoulders of the director of every federal agency, making it more hard for executives to pass the buck to their...

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ICE agents helped in massive gang sweep

ICE agents helped in massive gang sweep

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security logo is seen in Arlington, Va., on January 13, 2015. Olufemi Odeyami (left) and Brenda Jackson. In all, 1,378 were arrested across the...

Mules golf atop the leaderboard at NCAA Super Regional

Mules golf atop the leaderboard at NCAA Super Regional

No. 9 Texas Tech holds third place at 296 (+8), and No.1 UCLA and No. 7 BYU are tied for fourth place at 297 (+9). The top six teams from each regional advance to the NCAA Champion...

2 killed, 8 wounded in shooting at Chicago memorial

2 killed, 8 wounded in shooting at Chicago memorial

Information provided by several members of the La Raza street gang helped police to identify a driver and a shooter who they said pulled up alongside two plainclothes officers last...

Gov. Greg Abbott Signs Bill Banning 'Sanctuary Cities' In Texas

Gov. Greg Abbott Signs Bill Banning 'Sanctuary Cities' In Texas

The new measure would fine government entities up to $25,500 for each day the law is violated. Any anti-sanctuary city measure may face a tough road after a federal judge in Apri...

Suspect in Boston penthouse slayings has criminal history

Suspect in Boston penthouse slayings has criminal history

A couple found brutally slain in their high-rise penthouse were identified on Saturday as respected doctors in Boston, police said . Dr Richard Field and his fiancé Dr Lina Bola...