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Puerto Rico Overwhelmingly Votes On US Statehood In Non-binding Referendum

Puerto Rico Overwhelmingly Votes On US Statehood In Non-binding Referendum

Puerto Rico residents overwhelmingly voted to approve statehood on Sunday bringing the island one step closer to becoming the 51st state. As of 7:00 pm, the island's State Commission on Elections (C...

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New Disclosure States Trump Retains $1.4 Billion in Worldwide Assets

The Trump International Hotel, housed in the Old Post Office building down the street from the White House, has seen a burst of activity since opening its doors last fall. He received an estimated $...

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Thousands attend slain Muslim teen's funeral in Virginia

She said she has told her own teenage daughter not to attend late-night Ramadan prayers and services with friends, so she won't be a target. Detectives believe [Darwin Martinez Torres , 22, of Sterli...

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Supreme Court to Consider Case on Partisan Gerrymandering

Supreme Court to Consider Case on Partisan Gerrymandering

If the state wins, there'll be no need for new districts. It is high time for the High Court to stop politicians from drawing district lines for their own political benefit. Which party now benefi...

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Ron Johnson: I haven't seen details of secret Senate health care bill

House Republicans have pushed through a bill that seeks to ensure people in the country illegally can not get tax credits to pay their health insurance premiums. Thune told reporters that his colleag...

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Thousands walk to slain Muslim teen's funeral in Virginia

He said in an interview Tuesday that he created an image in honor of Nabra Hassanen , the 17-year-old Muslim girl who was slain over the weekend in northern Virginia. Nabra, a 10th grader with three ...

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Tropical Storm Cindy blamed in 10-year-old's death

Tropical Storm Cindy blamed in 10-year-old's death

On Thursday, widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected throughout northern Alabama and southern Tennessee, but we think the potential for severe storms will be greater from the MS state line t...

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DC Memorial for Slain Va. Teen Nabra Hassanen Set on Fire

A Council on American-Islamic Relations spokesman also said it's too early to rule out the possibility of a hate crime. Police classified it as a "road rage" incident rather than a hate crime, acc...

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Deadly Tropical Storm Cindy Drenches Gulf Coast

Deadly Tropical Storm Cindy Drenches Gulf Coast

Louis area and that relatives and emergency workers tried to revive him. Inland locations included in the warning in southeast Texas were Harris, Galveston, Chambers and Liberty counties. Heavy rain...

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Tropical Storm Cindy weakens; AL child dies from wind-blown debris

Tropical Storm Cindy weakens; AL child dies from wind-blown debris

Tornadoes are also possible, forecasters said, from the western Florida Panhandle across the southern parts of Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana. The National Weather Services does not expect winds...

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Washington lawmakers heading toward another overtime session

Washington lawmakers heading toward another overtime session

If lawmakers do not reach a budget deal by July first, the state's government would be partially shut down for the first time in state history. Inslee said he would not accept a temporary budget if ...

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F-16 jet crashes on take off from Houston airport; pilot ejects

F-16 jet crashes on take off from Houston airport; pilot ejects

The Houston Fire Department has crews on the scene to assist with the incident. The airport was quickly evacuated, including kids on a field trip who were among those relocated to a safe space. El...

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Montana Republican newest member of Congress

Montana Republican newest member of Congress

Gianforte said his main priority is to make sure Montanans' voices are heard, and he pledged to "protect our Montana way of life from federal overreach and bring accountability to Washington". "I th...

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Only handful of Senators know what's in GOP healthcare plan

Capitol with Sens. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, and Sen. The healthcare bill will be released to the Republican Senate Conference on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. President Donald Trump campaigned on a promi...

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WSJ fires reporter over ties to Iranian-born arms dealer

WSJ fires reporter over ties to Iranian-born arms dealer

What sounded like a chapter in a novel by John le Carré turned out to be reason enough for the Journal to dismiss one of its best-known reporters. Mr. Colleagues said Solomon was a serious and foc...

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Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes

Republican leaders have outright refused to publicly discuss any details of the plan, leading Democrats to blast them for their secrecy. Although the Senate proposal slows Medicaid's expansion more ...

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No verdict Tuesday in Bill Cosby sexual assault case

Late Tuesday , O'Neill gave them various options for getting an answer to their question about the Canadian police report . He says it was consensual. Constand, under the influence of the drugs and ...

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Karen Handel wins Georgia's 6th congressional district

Georgia Republican Karen Handel's thank you to President Donald Trump is unlikely to comfort backers of the Democrat who came to symbolize anti-Trump resistance. "But this is the beginning of s...

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Report of major California earthquake was false alarm

A U.S. Geological Survey alert reported around 4:50 p.m. that the big quake hit Isla Vista at 7:42 a.m. on June 29, 2025. A USGS statement said the research "was misinterpreted by software as a cu...

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Ronaldo exit: Perez's interview may keep player in Real Madrid

Ronaldo exit: Perez's interview may keep player in Real Madrid

Perez has dismissed speculation that Ronaldo is trying to put pressure on Real so that they will bear some of the burden of an eventual fine for tax evasion as Barcelona did for Lionel Messi ....

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Public funeral planned for United States student freed from North Korea

The University of Virginia student was held for more than 17 months and medically evacuated from North Korea last week. Warmbier died on Monday after returning to his hometown in OH, triggering ...

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House approves bill to replace marijuana law

House approves bill to replace marijuana law

The governor's office declined comment on the revised bill. A three-quarters vote of the House will be required for the bill to be taken up on Thursday. With that, marijuana legalization was killed ...

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Congressional Black Caucus turns down Trump invitation

Congressional Black Caucus turns down Trump invitation

John Conyers (D-Mich.), ranking member of the House Judiciary Committee, said in a joint statement at the time. "While we agreed to explore possible future discussions when we first met, it has be...

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United States and China agree to cooperate to halt North Korea nuclear threat

It's an unexpected turn from Trump, who's recently been getting friendly with Chinese leader Xi Jinping. "I personally believe that it is not possible for China to step up sanctions against North Ko...

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Student released from North Korea has severe neurological injury

Student released from North Korea has severe neurological injury

Warmbier was released from a North Korean prison and returned home to suburban Cincinnati on Tuesday in a coma . "Based on the analysis, the brain injury occurred in the proceeding weeks", K...

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Who is the gunman who was at the congressional baseball game practice?

Who is the gunman who was at the congressional baseball game practice?

According to Former Alexandria Mayor Bill Euille, he thought Hodgkinson was homeless being that he wore the same clothes every day and appeared to be living out of his gym bag, The Advocate notes. "I ...

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Appreciate China but it's efforts on N. Korea "have not worked out"

Mattis was speaking alongside Secretary of State Rex Tillerson after the two met Chinese officials to discuss North Korea and other regional issues, including China's continued military build up in ...

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Boeing, Malaysia Airlines Announce Order for 10 737 MAX 10 Airplanes

Boeing said Wednesday morning it received an order from Malaysia Airlines Berhad for 10 737 MAX 10s, valued at $1.25 billion at list prices. "Many airports are running out of capacity and for thos...

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House, Senate investigators seek Comey memos, Trump tapes

Trump also disputed Comey's statement that he had sought a pledge of loyalty from him and indicated he may have recordings of their conversations which he will say more about "over a fairly short pe...

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Man killed woman, then himself on Chicago Skyway

Man killed woman, then himself on Chicago Skyway

The vehicle eventually crashed into a wall near the toll plaza. When police at the gate confronted him, he shot himself in the head. Nobody else was injured. Chicago Fire Department Commander Walter ...

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Las Vegas ties record high of 117 degrees

Las Vegas ties record high of 117 degrees

Las Vegas was forecast to hit 117 (47 Celsius) on Tuesday and excessive heat warnings cover nearly all of California. An excessive heat warning has been issued for the Central Valley community t...

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Otto Warmbier in state of 'unresponsive wakefulness,' doctors say

The New York Times previously cited a senior United States official as saying Washington had received intelligence reports Warmbier was repeatedly beaten while in North Korean custody. "I know yo...

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Minnesota Releases Video of Philando Castile Shooting

Yanez can be seen approaching Castile and asking for a driver's license and proof of insurance. "Okay, don't reach for it ", Yanez replies, standing at the window of Castile's auto. Yanez w...

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The night the lights went out in Georgia (for Democrats)

Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state, defeated Ossoff 52 percent to 48 percent in the most expensive House race in US history. The organization congratulated Handel via Twitter after the w...

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Tropical Storm Cindy could create 3-foot storm surge near Gulf

Tropical Storm Cindy could create 3-foot storm surge near Gulf

Cindy is expected to produce total rain accumulations of six to nine inches with isolated maximum amounts of 12 inches over southeastern Louisiana, southern MS, southern Alabama, and the Florida Panh...

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University Will Offer Free Rides In Driverless Shuttles On Campus Next Fall

University Will Offer Free Rides In Driverless Shuttles On Campus Next Fall

The fully autonomous, electric shuttle manufactured by NAVYA were introduced at Mcity in December 2016, becoming the first use of the ARMA vehicle in North America. Riders won't have to pay to use t...

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Bill Richardson on Warmbier's Death: NKorea 'Should Be Punished'

Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a com. Even as Warmbier's family prepared to mourn him at a public funeral service Thursday in OH, the circumstances behind h...

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Flash flood warnings as Tropical Storm Cindy heads towards the USA coast

Based on the current forecast from the National Hurricane Center , Tropical Storm Cindy is expected to come ashore near the Texas-Louisiana border early Thursday morning with winds of 45-50 miles p...

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Hawaii Delegation Enters Trump Emoluments Clause Lawsuit

Hawaii Delegation Enters Trump Emoluments Clause Lawsuit

They will be joined by Elizabeth Wydra, President of the Constitutional Accountability Center, the public interest organization whose attorneys are representing Members of Congress. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard...

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Family of Otto Warmbier declines autopsy

Warmbier has since died, and the United States has asked for answers from North Korea . "It was like, 'Not only do I get to swim, I get to swim with someone I totally look up to who's older than me...

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