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Trump claims 'victory for security' in travel ban ruling

The Supreme Court's order permits execution of the travel ban, but it "may not be enforced against an individual seeking admission as a refugee who can cr...


Fireworks in Idaho: Know before you light!

The Norton Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor an Independence Day Celebration in Downtown Norton . According to the NFPA , fireworks account for...


Anthony Davis named second team on NBA's All-Defensive team

Paul collected 61 first-team votes and Beverley 38. San Antonio already was without veteran point guard Tony Parker, who ruptured a tendon in his left quadric...


California travel ban complicates travel to Houston for higher education conferences

He cited what he described as new laws discriminating against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people as behind the move to ban these areas from st...


Vikings player Floyd expected to appear in Arizona court

Warren explained how kombucha tea is "utilized by many professional athletes as a probiotic and is available at our facility on a daily basis", he wrote. Floyd'...


Iran's Rouhani voices support for Qatar amid "siege"

They've insisted that their Persian Gulf neighbor shutter Al-Jazeera, cut back diplomatic ties to Iran and sever all ties with the Muslim Brotherhood. A Turkish...


Boston visitors hurt in New Orleans attack; 1 hospitalized

New Orleans police have released video of two tourists from Boston being attacked and robbed. The first victim was punched in the head, tackled and then held...


Pharmacy boss tells meningitis outbreak victims he's 'sorry'

Cadden was acquitted of second-degree murder charges under federal racketeering law, but convicted on conspiracy and fraud charges. FILE- In this March 16...


Landrieu picked to lead Conference of Mayors

President Trump pulled the United States out of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change last month. "We are honored to receive this reward from Walmart and The ...


Woman found guilty of involuntary manslaughter because of her text messages

Conard Roy's body was found in a parking lot in Fairhaven by police. "She called no one and finally she did not issue a simple additional instruction - get ou...


Judge Declares Mistrial, Again, In Cincinnati Police Shooting Case

Almost 31 hours after beginning deliberations they returned saying they were still unable to find consensus. Judge Leslie Ghiz declared a mistrial in Tensin...


Salman Khan Waves Out To His Fans On The Occasion Of Eid

The film marks, the third collaboration of Salman Khan with Director Kabir Khan after Ek Tha Tiger (2012) and Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015). While the "S...


Hospital: Scalise upgraded to fair condition

Scalise, who was shot in the hip and was in a critical condition after the shooting, is now in a " fair condition" and is "beginning an extended period of h...


Supreme Court takes on new clash of gay rights, religion

The justices - who upheld same-sex marriage nationwide in a landmark 2015 ruling - apparently decided that despite state laws barring discrimination based on ...


Senate health care bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid

She said that a loss in federal funding could be detrimental to patients who rely on health care services including dentistry, OB/GYN, and pediatric medicin...


GOP senator is latest to oppose health bill

Realizing they're outnumbered, Democrats and their liberal allies were planning events around the USA over the next few days aimed at building public opposi...


Senate Health Care Bill Draws Criticism From Conservative Republican Lawmakers

Yet Trump praised the Senate health care bill Thursday, saying "it's going to be very good". The bill proposes phasing out Medicaid's expansion program ...


Fifth Republican Senator Comes Out Against Senate Health Care Bill

But not all Republicans fully support this legislation. Trump said it was hard to weigh competing forces while drafting the bill, but that the bill revealed b...


Conrad Roy's 'Thrilled' Grandpa Demands Michelle Carter Get 'Maximum' Sentence

Roy was apparently having second thoughts about his suicide attempt, but Carter told him to get back into the vehicle, berating him. The New York Times repor...


Lil' Kim accused of being linked to robbery

Unsatisfied with the accommodations, they turned to leave and "demanded their money back from either the owner or property manager". Police was later called to ...


Federal Bureau of Investigation to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

Rep. Steve Scalise , the House majority whip, was in fair condition Friday, a hospital official announced, more than a week after a shooting at a congression...


Insurance group encouraged by GOP bill

Sens. Paul Ryan of Kentucky, Ted Cruz of Texas, Mike Lee of Utah and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin all said they would not support the current bill after its l...


Trump signs 'historic' bill to transform VA

The representative noted that the Northport VA Medical Center in his district "has provided a good level of care and has been responsive when things go wrong" -...


Government websites hacked with pro-Islamic State rant

The hacked page, which surfaced on Sunday afternoon and was quickly taken down, said it was "Hacked By Team System Dz ". Long Island town Brookhaven was also h...


Big cases, retirement rumors as Supreme Court nears finish

Another consideration is that if Kennedy were to delay his retirement for a year, his replacement would face confirmation during the mid-term election year, s...


Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice Seems To Have Been Spontaneous, FBI Says

Scalise arrived at a Washington hospital at "imminent risk of death" after the shooting, doctors said last week . The bureau confirmed Hodgkinson was car...


U.S. mayors conference to commit to Paris agreement even if Trump doesn't

Conference of Mayors contingent in Miami Beach that will discuss immigration, healthcare, federal budget, national economy, climate protection, homeland secur...


Ray Tensing retrial: Mistrial declared for 2nd time after jury deadlocks

Prosecutors quickly announced murder and voluntary manslaughter charges against Tensing, and he became the first officer in Cincinnati to face murder charge...


Teenager hurt in 8m fall at US park ride

She struck a tree branch on her way down, according to police. While parkgoers did manage to bring the situation to a safe conclusion before anything truly aw...


Ham Radio Operators Compete In Williston

Hopefully we're not needed, and we get to play with the radios, like today". You can listen to the podcast via iTunes by searching for my callsign VK6FLAB, or y...


Protesters briefly halt Pride parade

Riley Jay Davis, of St. Paul, considered going to Pride after hearing that organizers had asked police to keep a low-profile, but said Friday he will definite...


USA urges Qatar and Saudi-led group to resolve dispute

The energy-rich country said it was reviewing the ultimatum but added it would not negotiate under siege. "While some of the elements will be very hard for Qa...


Black off-duty St. Louis officer shot by white officer

Louis Today ". The off-duty officer complied, but the other officers soon recognized him as one of their own and told him that he could stand up. Approaching ...


Cooler air settles in, showers return this afternoon — Metro Detroit Weather

Tuesday - Mostly sunny with a high of 84 and 5 to 10 miles per hour East winds. West southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Saturday night , it will be part...


Gray goes 7 innings, Athletics rally to beat White Sox 5-3

White Sox designated hitter Matt Davidson, who has seven homers in his last 11 games, registered multiple hits Friday for the sixth time in his last nine conte...


Lake Fire in Castaic Now 60 Percent Contained

Originally officials say it scorched 1,000 acres, but Sunday night crews have scaled that estimate back. The number of structures burned still stood at two ou...


Obama denounces 'fundamental meanness' of Senate GOP health care bill

They said the proposal doesn't meet the GOP promise to Americans "to repeal Obamacare and lower their health care costs", the Associated Press reporte...


Four Republican senators not ready to vote for healthcare bill

Medicaid - the program created to help poor Americans get healthcare - will stop being expanded by 2021, meaning millions of them will not be able to access ...


North Korea denies torturing U.S. student, calls death a mystery

North Korea said he had contracted botulism and that it was releasing him on "humanitarian grounds". He could not speak or move voluntarily when he returned,...


#Unite4TheFight: Here's Why LGBTQ Americans and Allies Are Standing with Planned Parenthood

If passed, the bill would end access to health care for millions of Americans, which Richards said is "one of the problems when you have people negotiating be...


Freddie Freeman on the fast track to returning from injury

Giants: LHP Ty Blach (4-4, 4.23) will start in the opening game of a home weekend series in his first career appearance against the Mets on Friday night . San ...


Gunman made no threats to Congress before Virginia shooting

A source familiar with the condition told NBC on Friday that the Louisiana Republican remains in fair condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center . Hodgk...


Dozens arrested after disability advocates protest at McConnell's office

So, the majority of protesters were either advocates for those with disabilities or those directly impacted by a handicap, according to USA Today . "These ar...


Obama: 'Fundamental Meanness At The Core' Of GOP Health Care Bills

The Congressional Budget Office estimated that similar policies in the Bill passed by the House would cut more than US$800 billion from the programme over a d...


Defiant Nancy Pelosi says she's not going anywhere

Whereas, Rep. Tim Ryan , D-Oh., wrote in a Medium post , "Here is the truth: the Democratic Party has a toxic brand, one that is worse than Donald Trump's i...


McCain slams Pentagon for Afghan policy delay

Mattis responded, "Sen. Reed, we have submitted a presidential budget for the Department of Defense". According to Reuters , "t$3 he Afghan government was ...


Wife of congressional baseball shooting suspect tells of disbelief

The alleged domestic violence incident is part of an emerging picture of the Belleville , Illinois, man said to have critically wounded Rep. Steve Scalise...


Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall

Cindy is expected to produce rainfall totals of 3 to 6 inches over eastern Texas, western and central Louisiana and southern and eastern Arkansas through Frida...


Indiana's ACA health insurance providers propose rate hikes

State spending is estimated to decrease by $78 billion over the same period under the AHCA . Swanson also criticized the secrecy surrounding the Senate's ver...


McAuliffe votes in Virginia's primary election

Gov. Ralph Northam retains the support of the state party apparatus. Elizabeth Warren of MA and Independent Bernie Sanders of Vermont endorsed Perriello, ...