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Kansas man accused of hate crime in death of Indian citizen

Kansas man accused of hate crime in death of Indian citizen

According to Friday's indictment, filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas, Purinton will also be charged with two hate crimes - one for Kuchibhotla and one for 32-year-old Alok Mad...

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Fires Back ... Comey Lied and Leaked!

Mr Trump's lawyers argue that it was subject to executive privilege, although the president has never asserted privilege over his conversations with Mr Comey and independent legal experts have exp...

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Edith Fuller, 6, is National Spelling Bee's youngest-ever competitor

Edith Fuller, 6, is National Spelling Bee's youngest-ever competitor

The names of the finalists will be announced approximately 6 p.m. after a one-day long competition. Erin is a 12-year-old sixth-grader at Mountain Gap School and correctly spelled both words asked...

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NCGA Applauds Trump for Prioritizing Infrastructure

Repairing the nation's crumbling roads and bridges was supposed to be an area ripe for bipartisan compromise between congressional Democrats and President Donald Trump . Those private meetings were t...

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Nikki Haley Says Donald Trump Believes in Climate Change

On the global reaction to Trump's decision , Haley was dismissive. She reiterated what Trump said during his announcement that the USA still work to curb climate change . Altogether, they ...

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CBP officers seize 150 pounds of meth hidden in popcorn boxes

CBP officers seize 150 pounds of meth hidden in popcorn boxes

House of Representatives. CBP officers discovered the narcotics hidden inside vehicles in various places such as the bumper, trunk, spare tire, quarter panel and floor. A total of 17 meth-filled packa...

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Trump Says He'll Make US Infrastructure 'Envy of The World'

Trump Says He'll Make US Infrastructure 'Envy of The World'

Often times for consultants that are making a fortune because you can't do anything without hiring them, paying them a tremendous amount of money. TheHill.com reports a separate factsheet says loa...

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Make a deal? Lawmakers start new session with same divisions

Make a deal? Lawmakers start new session with same divisions

A year earlier, the majority-Republican Legislature passed more than $1 billion in temporary taxes, giving them June 2018 expiration dates, so lawmakers could do a more substantive overhaul this sessi...

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You Are Now Free to Bare Your Boobs on This Maryland Beach

You Are Now Free to Bare Your Boobs on This Maryland Beach

Despite many reports and social media posts, the Town of Ocean City is not a topless beach and will not become a topless beach, town officials pledge. He doesn't recall any incidents where law enfor...

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Gay Trump Supporters Turned Away By Charlotte Pride Parade

A new presidential administration, however, has yet to give it credence. She was referring to Trump's attempts to ban Muslim travel to the United States and his pledge to repeal the Affordable Car Act...

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More Arrested In London Bridge Attack

More Arrested In London Bridge Attack

The revelation that at least one of Saturday's attackers, Khuram Butt , was known to security services has raised concerns that they lack the resources to prevent attacks. So far four of those killed...

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NY reps react to Comey testimony

What did the intelligence agencies find? Media critics, particularly pro-Trump voices on the right, have been skeptical and sometimes downright hostile toward news outlets that have relied on anony...

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White House declines to say whether Trump has confidence in AG Sessions

If Attorney General Jeff Sessions' future in the Trump administration is safe, the White House certainly isn't letting on. White House press secretary Sean Spicer earlier Tuesday refused to say ...

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Modi supports Merkel's EU leadership as Trump scolds Germany

But on Tuesday, Merkel reiterated Germany's relationship with the U.S.is of " outstanding importance ". The German leader described the summit as "very hard, not to say very unsatisfactory". Merke...

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Sen. McCain: Diamondbacks to blame for confusing questions to Comey

Comey , who began his tenure as Federal Bureau of Investigation director in 2013 before being fired by Trump last month, subsequently faced severe questioning on Capitol Hill about his decision. Tha...

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Comey: I kept records on Trump because I thought he might 'lie'

Then President Donald Trump ordered his dismissal. Everyone in the White House and Republicans on Capitol Hill should look at Thursday's hearing as a win. He suggested Trump doesn't care about Rus...

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Sycamore murder suspect killed by police in Lyons shootout

Sycamore murder suspect killed by police in Lyons shootout

State police say the incident is related to a murder investigation in Sycamore. Investigators say they believe the man shot and killed 37-year-old Lidia J. No further information will be released at...

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Hamas critiques Saudi FM for comments on Qatar crisis

Hamas critiques Saudi FM for comments on Qatar crisis

President Donald Trump spoke with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on the need for regional cooperation in preventing the financing of terrorism and "eliminating the promotion of extremism ...

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White House seeks more control of own message

White House seeks more control of own message

Surrogates on Monday unveiled their new strategy for dealing with their inability to curtain Trump's tweeting: berating reporters for discussing seriously the President of the United States' remark...

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Police in standoff with semi-truck in Texas

Police in standoff with semi-truck in Texas

We are backing up to take cover as SWAT attempts to make forced entry at this point. Armed SWAT team members were on scene negotiating with the driver. "But he wasn't acting out against the officers...

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Angus King on Trump-Comey 'tapes': 'Release them'

Angus King on Trump-Comey 'tapes': 'Release them'

Comey's exit came amid the FBI's probe of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential race, including possible collusion between Russia and Trump's election campaign. "James Comey better hope that t...

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Senate GOP paves way for ObamaCare repeal bill

Senate GOP paves way for ObamaCare repeal bill

But the point is, Senate Republicans are now at the stage where they can have this kind of specific negotiation and try to find a middle ground. Although many Republican senators swore the House...

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Texas mom charged after leaving toddlers to die in hot car

Texas mom charged after leaving toddlers to die in hot car

The children were unconscious when Hawkins took them out of the auto around noon Wednesday, the sheiff said. Kerr County Sheriff Rusty Hierholzer said it was the worst case of child endangerment h...

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Arab Countries Designate People, Groups With Ties to Qatar as Terrorists

He said he had been consulted in advance by nations that "spoke to me about confronting Qatar ", a country he said historically has been a "funder of terrorism at a very high level". Indeed, Saudi Ar...

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Trump's social media director admonished for political tweet

Office of Special Counsel, a federal prosecutorial agency. The Hatch Act dates back to 1939 and prevents people working in the executive branch from engaging in political activity. Scavino lashed ...

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Supporters Stage Rally for Accused NSA Leaker Reality Winner at Union Square

The FBI said when they approached victor she admitted to printing out the document, removing it from her place of work and mailing it to The Intercept . Winner's attorney says she should be released ...

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Trump proposes privatizing U.S. air traffic control system

Paul Hudson, group president and longtime member of the FAA Aviation Rulemaking Advisory Committee, stated, "Adopting this scheme would mean handing the airlines (for free) control over a core publi...

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Senate Intel Committee Hearing

Senate Intel Committee Hearing

Sen. Angus King (I-Maine) said he wanted more information about how the intelligence community searches and queries data collected under 702. - " We have good reasons to be concerned about the impac...

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Judge won't dismiss Michelle Carter case; defense to begin calling witnesses

Judge won't dismiss Michelle Carter case; defense to begin calling witnesses

She suggested Roy that "now is the best time to do because everyone was still sleeping". Roy, of Mattapoisett, killed himself July 12, 2014 by inhaling a deadly dose of carbon monoxide generated by ...

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Lordy! Ex-FBI chief sets Twitter abuzz but @realDonaldTrump is silent

The U.S. Constitution does not directly address whether the president can be criminally prosecuted. But, Comey said , Sessions's body language gave him the feeling that there was nothing he could d...

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White House says Trump 'absolutely' has confidence in Sessions

White House says Trump 'absolutely' has confidence in Sessions

Coats did not act on the request, according to officials. However, a new report by Politico claims that Sessions had floated the idea of resignation in late May, days before Trump's scheduled gl...

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Did Trump obstruct justice in Comey meetings?

Trump scheduled a joint news conference with visiting Romanian President Klaus Iohannis. "Trump Jr. started off the day by retweeting the GOP's " #BigLeagueTruth " campaign, which worked to defend t...

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John McCain at Senate hearing: We're living an 'Orwellian existence'

With the frustrated lawmakers gearing up for Thursday's long-awaited testimony from ousted FBI Director James Comey , the committee on Wednesday afternoon took the unusual step of releasing the wri...

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Portland Rally Urges Leaders to Support Paris Climate Agreement

According to CNN , Trump said: "We're getting out". Although there are many small ways we can reduce emissions, drive less or recycle more, our nation's leader pulling out of this agreement says ...

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North Korea launches fourth missile test in a month

North Korea launches fourth missile test in a month

The missiles may be of the same kind as what was unveiled during the April 15 military parade. North Korea has fired multiple land-to-ship missiles off its east coast, according to South Korea . Th...

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United Kingdom polls lead to hung parliament

The European Union's stance on Brexit and the timetable for the talks are clear, the bloc's chief negotiator said on Friday, adding the divorce negotiations should only start when Britain is ready. ...

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Gelzinis: Serving the public, not Donald Trump

The problem lies outside the committee room. Comey said he shared the memo with "a professor at Columbia Law School, a reference to Daniel Richman, who confirmed to Reuters he was the person Comey r...

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Weakened Government could undermine Brexit process, Budget Commissioner warns

A delay in forming a government could push back the start of Brexit talks, now scheduled for June 19, and reduce the time available for what are expected to be the most complex negotiations in post-Wo...

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Kansas governor signs new abortion law with font requirement

Kansas governor signs new abortion law with font requirement

The tax increase was created to also cover extra aid to the state's 286 public school districts. Kansas legislators have repudiated the tax-cutting experiment that brought Republican Gov. "E-mail af...

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Detroit renames street after Queen of Soul

Detroit renames street after Queen of Soul

The street-naming launched four days of events for the inaugural Detroit Music Weekend, created to showcase the city's artists. Franklin moved to Detroit in 1946 from Memphis, Tennessee, when he...

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