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8YO Girl Banned From Soccer Tournament Because 'She Looks Like A Boy'

The Springfield Soccer Association defended its decision in a statement , expressing that it had nothing to do with the 8-year-old's haircut, but that the team was in violation of the rules. "She w...

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London attack: Who were the attackers?

Butt, who was 27 years old, was a British citizen born in Pakistan. Police also said they had made an overnight raid in east London and arrested a 27-year-old man early Tuesday. Thousands of peopl...

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Obama Praises US Cities, States, for Climate Change Stand

Obama Praises US Cities, States, for Climate Change Stand

Apparently Trump's decisions aren't going to be amusing anymore and all those countries that have historically taken advantage of the USA are going to stop. The group says its members will remain ac...

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Congressmen seeking any tape recordings of Comey with Trump

Still, there was no doubt the veteran lawman made for a challenging adversary. That friend, Columbia Law Professor Daniel Richman, then sent the memos to the New York Times where reporters publish...

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USA intelligence chief 'never been asked to act illegally'

USA intelligence chief 'never been asked to act illegally'

Two US intelligence leaders told Congress Wednesday they were never pressured by the White House, as they were grilled on reports that President Donald Trump urged them to help ease an Federal B...

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United States intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry

However, both Coats and Rogers did say that President Trump had never asked them to engage in any behavior that might be considered either unethical or illegal . "I think what you are seein...

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Golden State Warriors eye historic 16-0, championship in Game 4

James and Irving combined for 77 points but their efforts went for naught as the late-game collapse by the defending champion Cavaliers left them trailing the best-of-seven NBA Finals 3-0. "I gave...

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Lil Wayne Sued for Hate Crime After Punching Club Bouncer

Lil Wayne Sued for Hate Crime After Punching Club Bouncer

Nunemacher filed the suit under the state's Unruh Civil Rights Act and the Ralph Civil Rights Act, alleging that the attack was at least partially motivated by Nunemacher's "Caucasian ancestry and d...

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Trump Doesn't Have 110M Social Media Followers

Trump Doesn't Have 110M Social Media Followers

Like whether #45's tweets are "official" White House statements ( Sean Spicer says yes; Kellyanne Conway says they're not important) and if, by blocking some Twitter users, the president is vi...

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Utah's Kyle Whittingham receives extension through 2021

Utah's Kyle Whittingham receives extension through 2021

Whittingham was named the head coach on December 8, 2004, succeeding Urban Meyer. The Utes have not had fewer than nine wins in a season since 2013. Utah's announcement noted Whittingham was the 200...

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In UK Election, More Women Than Ever Won Seats in Parliament

The results of this United Kingdom general election will also decide which political party or alliance will get to negotiate the terms of Brexit with the European Union. So What Happens Now? Critic...

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NSA backtracks on sharing number of Americans caught in warrant-less spying

He went on to note that without Section 702 , intelligence agencies would have to obtain a court order issued due to probable cause - ostensibly the bar that needs to be cleared in order to surveil U...

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Family held prisoner by bobcat inside their house

Family held prisoner by bobcat inside their house

NJ.com reported officers opened all of the doors and windows in the house to coax the bobcat into leaving. According to Sgt. Robert Oranchak, the mom locked herself and her kids in the bathroom after ...

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Governors break ground on $75M US Olympic museum

Governors break ground on $75M US Olympic museum

The museum will be just blocks away from the Olympic Training Center in downtown, and is set to open in Summer of 2019. Ground was broken on the 60,000 square foot building June 9 at a ceremony fe...

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Texas A&M nips Davidson in 15 innings

Texas A&M nips Davidson in 15 innings

A&M catcher Cole Bedford threw out Sidwell as he tried to get back to third. Both teams had multiple opportunities to gain an advantage, but the war of attrition ultimately was won with two outs and...

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GOP Senators Shut Down Dem Senator Kamala Harris Over Trump Investigation Question

GOP Senators Shut Down Dem Senator Kamala Harris Over Trump Investigation Question

However, the alleged bias may not be so simple. "You indicated in your statement that you chose a person who exercises a "degree" of independence - not full independence - from the normal chain of c...

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Police shoot and wound man in El Sereno

Police shoot and wound man in El Sereno

LAPD spokesman Officer Garcia of Hollenbeck Division did not say how old the person shot was, only describing him as a male Hispanic. A handgun was located at the scene and is now part of the investi...

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Comey's testimony causes problems for some media

Former FBI director James Comey listens to the committee chairman at the beginning of the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, June 8, 2017 , in Washington . Rubio as...

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Mike Pence, NASA to announce new class of astronauts

US astronauts haven't launched from home soil since 2011. The 22nd class of American spaceflight trainees is the biggest group Nasa has selected in over 20 years. According to the vice presiden...

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Texas grand jury indicts deputy, husband in death of man

Hernandez died three days after the confrontation, which occurred outside a Denny's restaurant in Sheldon, 17 miles (27.36 kilometers) northeast of Houston . Chauna Thompson was called to the scene b...

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Texas family warns of 'dry drowning' after son dies days after swimming

Texas family warns of 'dry drowning' after son dies days after swimming

And the Colorado father was right: his son Gio Vega was indeed suffering from dry drowning symptoms and doctors made him speechless when said the boy would not have made it through the night if ...

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Vindicates self, proclaims 'Comey is a leaker — Trump Friday Twitter

Vindicates self, proclaims 'Comey is a leaker — Trump Friday Twitter

Dick Durbin, R-Springfield, the No. 2 Democrat in the Senate and a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee. That's the point that Team Trump should be hammering, rather than threatening a complai...

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Trump claims 'complete vindication' after Comey testimony

Speaking to reporters for the first time since 18 million Americans watched Comey's testimony before the Senate, Trump called the former FBI head a "liar" and said he never asked him to drop a...

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UAE Turns Screws On Qatar, Threatens Sympathizers With Jail

UAE Turns Screws On Qatar, Threatens Sympathizers With Jail

Egypt separately has asked the United Nations Security Council to investigate reports that Qatar "paid up to $1 billion to a terrorist group active in Iraq" to recently free 26 hostages, including me...

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Mariners rally for 4-2 victory over Toronto

Mariners rally for 4-2 victory over Toronto

But the key moment was Dyson's defensive play in the top of the seventh that didn't even involve making a catch. It might not have felt like home for much of the game with random and very loud chant...

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Kansas governor denounces legislature's action to raise taxes

The vote on the tax bill in the Senate was 26-14, one vote shy of the two-thirds majority of 27 votes needed for a veto override. Most of those policies were part of a 2012 law that exempted owners of...

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North Korea fires multiple ground-to-ship cruise missiles

North Korea fires multiple ground-to-ship cruise missiles

The North in following weeks launched a solid-fuel midrange missile that can be fired on shorter notice than liquid fuel missiles, and also what it descried a new "precision-guided" missile, which exp...

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'WOW, Comey is a leaker!': Trump tweets response to Comey testimony

'WOW, Comey is a leaker!': Trump tweets response to Comey testimony

Comey's testimony also drew renewed attention to Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his relationship with Russia's ambassador to the United States , Sergei Kislyak. "We wrote to the Federal Burea...

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Consider Trump's tweets to be 'official statements,' says Spicer

Consider Trump's tweets to be 'official statements,' says Spicer

The White House has made it clear that Donald Trump's tweets should not be taken seriously. A growing number of Americans, from 49 percent to 59 percent, said Trump's use of Twitter is a bad thi...

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Church Bulletin: Vacation Bible schools continue

Southington United Methodist Church: 4348 Smith Nelson Road, 6 to 8 p.m. June 19-22. - Autumn Blaze, Southwest-themed dinner, horse demonstrations, family activities and bonfire worship service, 5:3...

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Top intelligence chiefs testifies before Senate committee on Russia investigation

Top intelligence chiefs testifies before Senate committee on Russia investigation

SCOTT DETROW , BYLINE: Morning, Steve. The committee is holding a closed session after lunch with staff about the technicalities of the law that allows the intelligence community to surveil foreign ...

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Putin answers U.S. allegations: Nonsense, nuts

Do you think we're gathering information on all of the [Americans visiting the USA on business]. "There's a theory that Kennedy's assassination was arranged by the United States Intelligence service...

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Warner says any Trump attempt to quash Russia probe would be 'appalling'

King concluded by scolding them once again for "inappropriately refusing to answer" the committee's questions. Two top USA intelligence officials on Wednesday testified that they had never been " p...

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Comey: I was sacked to derail Russian Federation probe

Comey: I was sacked to derail Russian Federation probe

Former FBI Director James Comey's Senate hearing is being framed by both political parties as vindication for their partisan stances on the investigation into Trump's ties with Russian Federation. Bu...

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Senate approves $11.8 billion state budget

Senate approves $11.8 billion state budget

The CBO has a bad track-record on scoring the budgetary impact on tax cuts, including the Reagan tax cuts that resulted in more revenue to the U.S. Treasury. Democrats, who complained the plan fails...

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Is there a First Amendment right to follow President Trump's Twitter account?

Is there a First Amendment right to follow President Trump's Twitter account?

Trump's brief tenure in the White House has largely been defined by tumult. In a follow-up, Trump said: "Sorry folks, but if I would have relied on the Fake News of CNN , NBC, ABC, CBS, washpost...

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Bus Taking Students to Mission Trip Crashes

One person was killed in Thursday's crash. According to Fulton County Police, the accident happened on Camp Creek Parkway at Merk Road ust after 4 p.m. One person died in the #Accident, 38 were in...

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Polanski victim arrives at Los Angeles court

Polanski victim arrives at Los Angeles court

Asked what she planned to tell the judge, Geimer said: "You'll find out when I'm done talking, if I don't have a panic attack first". Deputy District Attorney Michele Hanisee opposed the outcome s...

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Taylor Swift Is Savage

The country-pop superstar famously pulled all her music from streaming giant Spotify in 2014, arguing at the time that "valuable things should be paid for". " Taylor wants to thank her fans by ...

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Critics of Donald Trump are not even people, claims son

It's so, so sad. "Look at that POS comment that you made", Trump responded, "alright, somebody on CNN, an anchor on CNN called my father on the show a piece of... You see the Democratic Party. The...

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