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Supreme Court to consider Wisconsin gerrymandering case

Supreme Court to consider Wisconsin gerrymandering case

Also Monday, justices voted 5-4 to stay a lower court ruling that had required the Republican-controlled legislature to redraw Assembly and Senate districts by November - a victory for Republicans, be...

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Fugitive FLDS leader Lyle Jeffs has been captured in Yankto

District Court announcing that the case has been reopened. After speaking with neighbors, investigators told the Salt Lake Tribune that witnesses saw "a newer model dark Mustang" leave his garage ...

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Shooter had list of names

Shooter had list of names

Hodgkinson, from IL, who had lashed out against U.S. president Donald Trump and other Republicans over social media, was killed by Mr Scalise's security detail and other police officers. But he added:...

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Jeff Sessions to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday

Jeff Sessions to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday

Comey wrote that that he found the question "strange because he had already told me twice in earlier conversations that he hoped I would stay, and I had assured him that I meant to". Trump's inner cir...

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Mueller hasn't made a decision to investigate Trump for obstruction

Mueller hasn't made a decision to investigate Trump for obstruction

President Donald Trump is beginning his day with a stream of tweets defending his record and lashing out at the investigation into Russian interference in the election. "No, he's not being investi...

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Severe weather expected to affect 60 million Americans Monday

Severe weather expected to affect 60 million Americans Monday

Hail, damaging winds and significant rainfall are expected. Areas shaded in orange are under a severe thunderstorm warning , and areas shaded in pink are under a severe thunderstorm watch . Warm a...

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Future superintendent, son found dead in Montcalm Co

Future superintendent, son found dead in Montcalm Co

The older Heckman had been the principal of Pewamo Elementary School for 20 years, and was 10 days away from taking over as superintendent for Pewamo-Westphalia Community Schools. Reason surrounding t...

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Police Disclose Details of Muslim Teen's Murder

The body of 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen was discovered by police floating in a pond in Sterling, Virginia on Sunday afternoon. A 22-year-old man has been charged with her murder. The incident stir...

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Trump Lawyer Sends Mixed Messages About Russia Probe, Mueller, Tweets

Trump Lawyer Sends Mixed Messages About Russia Probe, Mueller, Tweets

The denial on Sunday by Jay Sekulow , one of several personal lawyers Mr. Trump has hired to represent him in the Russian Federation case, is the latest of many examples in which the president's aide...

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Supreme Court ruling could help Washington Redskins keep their name

Supreme Court ruling could help Washington Redskins keep their name

The team's controversial owner, Dan Snyder , released a statement Monday saying simply, "I am THRILLED". The lower court put the case on hold pending the high court's decision on the rock band. The Re...

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Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely

Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely

With a potential price tag exceeding $50 million, the most expensive House race in US history has become a proxy for the nation's political divides, offering another early test for Trump and the GOP'...

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Man drives into crowd of people leaving mosque; 1 dead

Man drives into crowd of people leaving mosque; 1 dead

One person died and 10 others were injured in the incident outside of Finsbury Park mosque in London . This latest outrage seems to have been the action of a man filled with hate for Muslims who ...

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Wisconsin AG 'thrilled' high court to hear case

Wisconsin AG 'thrilled' high court to hear case

A decision to uphold the ruling, on the other hand, would send courts across the United States head-first into a legal thicket, where they would be asked to glean legislative intent in district-draw...

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Woman killed by police identified by relatives

She was holding scissors in her hand, but "she didn't charge nobody or nothing,"said Williams". Lyles' two sons and daughter were inside the home when police fired off rounds at their mother. Lyle...

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Man Who Opened Fire on Congressmen Was a Loner With Set Routines

Man Who Opened Fire on Congressmen Was a Loner With Set Routines

Louis reports . Scalise remains in critical condition, though doctors said today his vital signs have stabilized. Hodgkinson's criminal history included a 2006 arrest on battery charges that were...

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Senate Democrat: Any White House Tapes Due Friday

The president tweeted last week he was being investigated , but a member of his legal team denied that. "The president wants to take down Bob Mueller ... "The best thing that could happen for the...

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ABC reporter: My sources tell me Bob Mueller isn't investigating Trump (yet)

Comey. Comey has since said he suspects the circumstances of his firing will be scrutinized by Mueller, putting pressure on Trump's supporters to deny any illegal intent - critical to an obstructi...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Will Testify Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Will Testify Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

File image of Jeff Sessions . He would likely face questions from senators not only about meetings with Kislyak and subsequent recusal from the federal Russian Federation probe, but also about his ...

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Brutal slaying near mosque stemmed from road rage

Sunday when a man drove up and some kind of altercation ensued. Darwin Martinez Torres , 22, of Sterling has been arrested and charged with murder, police said. The boys declined to give their name...

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The Supreme Court has a chance to restore democracy to redistricting

The court also put on hold any redrawing of maps while the case is pending. Supporters of Wisconsin's map say that "the election results it produced are similar to those under earlier court-draw...

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Seattle Police Killed Charleena Lyles, Pregnant Mother Who Called To Report Burglary

Typically, that would be a one-officer call, but there was some information in the system, officers had dealt with this particular unit, this particular caller just recently. Lyles' three children we...

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Dust storm leads to fatal 25-car pileup near AZ, NM border

Dust storm leads to fatal 25-car pileup near AZ, NM border

The chain-reaction crash was attributed to the dust storm, which saw high winds kick up enough dust to severely limit visibility. Westbound traffic is stopped at Lordsburg. The crash happened on Inter...

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INSIDE WASHINGTON: Writing a bill in private not unusual

The initial House bill was posted online for 30 days before the first of three committees began voting on the measure, and the Senate spent 25 days debating health care overhaul. What's more, t...

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Steve Scalise's Twitter Account Posts Touching Father's Day Tribute

Steve Scalise's Twitter Account Posts Touching Father's Day Tribute

The House of Representatives majority whip underwent another operation on Saturday, and the hospital said he was more responsive and speaking with his family. He added that Scalise would be in the hos...

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Sunny, high near 93 degrees in Oklahoma City Tuesday

Sunny, high near 93 degrees in Oklahoma City Tuesday

Winds will be light and out of the southwest. Rain chances return this afternoon , keep your umbrella handy. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in th...

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Democrats' Motions, Speeches Knock GOP Health Bill for Secrecy

Democrats' Motions, Speeches Knock GOP Health Bill for Secrecy

In the six weeks since the House of Representatives passed its Obamacare repeal legislation, Senate Republicans have insisted they will craft their own bill, but few details have emerged. Many Rep...

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Chinese tour agency axes visits to North Korea for United States citizens

Chinese tour agency axes visits to North Korea for United States citizens

North Korea told a USA official that Warmbier contracted botulism and slipped into the coma after taking a sleeping pill, however a team of United States doctors who assessed him dispute this acc...

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Amazon acquires Whole Foods for about $14 billion

Amazon acquires Whole Foods for about $14 billion

It's clear from the price of Whole Foods stock that at least some are even betting that there is a better offer to be had. Are we just going to end up with two retail companies? "Millions of p...

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Tech CEOs Meet With US President Donald Trump On Government Overhaul

Tech CEOs Meet With US President Donald Trump On Government Overhaul

The meeting with almost 20 chief executives comes as the White House pushes to shrink government, cut federal employees and eliminate regulations. Kushner cited some examples of the current techno...

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Supreme Court holds up on redrawing WI districts

In a second order , the Supreme Court on a 5-4 vote granted a request from Schimel to block a requirement that Wisconsin draw new maps by November 1. If more people want Democrat candidates, then D...

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May vows crackdown after van hits Muslims near London mosque

May vows crackdown after van hits Muslims near London mosque

Transport for London tweeted that Seven Sisters Road was closed northbound at Hornsey Road and southbound at Rock Street. "Thank God I just moved to the side, I just jumped". Frank reports that Muna...

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The Other Mom Weighs In On 'Wife Swap' Murders

The Other Mom Weighs In On 'Wife Swap' Murders

They were pronounced dead at the scene. CBS News reports that police, who were responding to a 911 hang-up call at the Stockdale's residence in OH, heard a single gunshot as they approached the bu...

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Scalise more responsive, speaking with family after Saturday surgery

Top US Republican lawmaker Steve Scalise continued to show improvement as he recovers from being shot by a gunman angry about President Donald Trump, the hospital treating him said Saturday. Ms Grin...

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Kushner's arrival ups the ante in Trump's opening peace bid

Elsewhere, Kushner spoke more generally of his team's goals. Kushner announced that the Trump administration has already succeeded in merging the electronic medical records systems of Veterans Aff...

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Wounded congressman improves after shooting

Scalise was awake at the scene of the shooting - a baseball field in Virginia where congressmen were practicing for the Congressional Baseball Game - but by the time he arrived at the hospital he wa...

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Democrats Say They'll Slow Senate Work Over Secretive Health Care Bill

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) announced Monday that Democrats would be utilizing new tactics in order to protest the Senate health care bill from the Republicans. "It's not unusual...

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Alleged Virginia shooter linked to anti-GOP groups on Facebook

Alleged Virginia shooter linked to anti-GOP groups on Facebook

Police believe that Hodgkinson opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in Alexandria . "It's been much more hard than people even t...

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Democrats fume over 'secret' Republican healthcare bill

Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said Republicans didn't even have "the guts" to show their heath care bill to Democrats or the America people. "We have zero cooperation from the Democrats", he said. But eve...

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Trump Tweets He Is Under Investigation - His Lawyer Says He Isn't

Comey was among those critics who cited Lynch's June 2016 tarmac meeting with former President Bill Clinton as a sign the Justice Department was not capable of an independent investigation into Hillar...

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Police declare killing of Muslim teen as 'road rage' incident

Police declare killing of Muslim teen as 'road rage' incident

The All Dulles Area Muslim Society confirmed in a news release that the teens were affiliated with the mosque. The victim's remains were found in a nearby pond on Sunday afternoon. He is origina...

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