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Trump remains defiant over Muslim ban in tweet

He tweeted: 'Our country needs strong borders and extreme vetting, NOW. US President Donald Trump has responded to the wave of criticism against him regar...


No. 1 Villanova Beats Virginia On Buzzer-Beating Tip

Virginia fell just short of notching its second win in program history over a No. 1 team, and capped its win streak at five. The freshman guard swooped in from ...


Massive attendance at March for Life could extend crowd size chatter

Wade , the march has energized pro-life activists for decades. "Along with you, we will not grow tired, we will not rest until we restore a culture of life ...


Muslims barred from flights to US

Reports have also suggested that the United States would refrain from giving visas to citizens of Iran, Sudan, Syria, Libya, Somalia, Yemen and Iraq, whose go...


US Vice President Pence addresses anti-abortion activists at rally in Washington

These anti-abortion advocates say "We have a president that is for our cause". Pence declared to the crowd that " life is winning again in America ", thank...


Last-Minute WWE Royal Rumble 2017 Rumors You Need To Know

The Royal Rumble is the official beginning of the road to WrestleMania and this is where most of the feuds are locked in for WrestleMania . I also do...


Reince Priebus Defends Trump Statement On The Holocaust

Second, that America's greatest sin again the Jews was not what happened during the war, when Americans died fighting the Germans, but before the war, when the ...


Vice President Mike Pence will speak at the March for Life

The anti-abortion march has descended upon D.C. since the year after the Supreme Court's landmark Roe v. Wade decision in 1973, and centers around the Washing...


Multiple arrested at Charlotte-Douglas during protests over ban on refugees

Protesters are allowed to staged on the sidewalk outside the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport terminals. Some of the protests in Charlotte got out of h...


Trump asked me how to legally create 'Muslim ban': Giuliani

As the presumptive Republican nominee, Trump told Fox News that a Muslim immigration ban was a mere "suggestion". Giuliani said he then put together a commiss...


Trump orders Pentagon to send plan to defeat ISIS within 30 days

Trump will reportedly give Mattis 30 days to present him with new military options on battling ISIS. One of Trump's directives will order the Joint Chiefs to ...


NY teachers union opposes Betsy DeVos, Trump's education secretary nominee

While DeVos has no professional experience in public schools, for decades she has been an advocate for school choice, including the expansion of charter schoo...


Protests held in LA, nationwide over Trump travel ban

An Iraqi journalist living in the US, Mohammed al-Rawi, posted on Facebook that his father had been turned away from a Los Angeles-bound flight in Qatar. The ...


A Profile of Vice President Mike Pence

He noted that Republican lawmakers - who are overwhelmingly " pro-life " - hold majorities in both houses of Congress. Roe V. Wade was a landmark decision t...


Dozens show support for refugees at Denver airport

Threatened with arrest by Denver police if they chanted or waved signs inside the terminal, the protesters instead sang, "Refugees are welcome here", to the tun...


Trump Says U.S. Needs 'Extreme Vetting' After Action by Judges

Kennedy International Airport (JFK) was flooded with hundreds of protestors. According to Reuters , five Iraqi passengers and one Yemeni passenger holding va...


United States judge issues emergency partial stay on Trump's "Muslim ban"

The initial lawsuit , filed this morning, asks the court to agree to treat all immigrants being detained under the ban as a class - and to issue an injunction p...


Trump to take executive action on border, 'sanctuary cities'

Mayors of sanctuary cities have reacted with outrage over the order, saying they are prepared for a protracted fight against the decision. Warren wrote that T...


Trump, Mexican leader talk -- by phone -- as tensions rise

The visit comes just a day after the President of Mexico scrapped plans to visit the Trump next week amid a growing dispute over plans to build a wall along the...


Merkel Calls US Refugee Ban Unjustified

While Merkel added: 'We need a clear, common commitment to the European Union, to what we have accomplished, and to the values of our liberal, democratic democ...


Federal judge says valid visa holders can enter the US

Trump seems to be doing a lot of stuff unilaterally. Can executive orders be cancelled? Fulfilling a campaign pledge to end U.S. involvement in the 2015 pac...


New Presidential Actions: Lobbying Ban, Defeat ISIS Plan, National Security Council Reorganization

The third executive order gives military leaders 30 days to construct and present a report outlining the USA strategy for defeating the Islamic State in Iraq an...


Ethan Happ carries Wisconsin Badgers over Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Lots addressed in this story: David Stern's presence, Wisconsin's fan advantage, and of course a memorable game. Rutgers ended non-conference play with a...


Second Iraqi detained under Trump's orders will be released

After the two Iraqi men had been held for a while, one was released, but it was initially unclear whether he'd be staying or was to be put on a plane and sent b...


Area Catholics take part in March for Life in Washington

Tens of thousands of anti-abortion activists marched in the USA capital, Washington , DC, spurred on by the election of Donald Trump who has vowed to end taxpa...


Trump runs through busy early days in first weekly address

Trump mentioned the United States' withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in addition to his meetings with manufacturers, in which Trump said he ...


Who's Afraid of Betsy DeVos?

Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran and two other state legislators have joined almost 150 national lawmakers supporting President-elect Donald Trump's con...


Anti-abortion activists 'march for life' in Washington

The anti-abortion march is held every year to mark the anniversary of the landmark 1973 Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion nationwide, better known as ...


Petition for Trump tax returns reaches 300K

To add an admittedly highly unscientific bit of kindling to the fire, here's a tweet that called on non-journalists to respond if they cared about our President...


Trump tweets on "ungrateful traitor" Chelsea Manning

Obama dramatically reduced Manning's 35-year prison sentence just over a week ago. Hollander addressed manning's impending release, saying Manning appreciat...


Trump Continues Assault On Media, Calls New York Times 'Fake News'

He said the "failing" New York Times was "wrong about me from the very beginning" with its prediction that he would not win the presidency. Trump insisted t...


Officials Warn of New "Can You Hear Me Now" Phone Scam

Be sure to check your phone bill and credit card statements for unknown charges. "I know that people think it's impolite to hang up, but it's a good strategy", ...


Former chief minister SM Krishna retires from active politics

While sources close to SMK have ruled out affiliation to any party, the grapevine in the Karnataka politics is that Krishna is expected to meet Prime Minister N...


Only 15% of physicians want Obamacare repeal

The numbers are significant as Open Enrollment will close on January 31. Republicans have said they will repeal and replace the law at the same time, not aban...


Houston Mosque Goes Up In Flames Early Saturday, No One Injured

The massive fire took almost four hours to extinguish, with first responders putting out the blaze around 6:30 a.m. No one was in the building at the time of ...


People Are Marching Against Abortion Rights After The Vice President's Speech

The Archdiocese said it has been part of the March for Life since it began. "Pence says he shows 'respect for the dignity and worth of every person.' What...


Trump to order Joint Chiefs to draft ISIS strategy, restructure security council

But it was not immediately clear how either one would be enforced. "So you have one last chance to get out". In Trump's first nine days in office, he has issu...


Video shows truck crashing into bus in Syracuse

It happened just after 2 p.m. last Thursday. According to Syracuse Police, the driver of a pickup truck swerved to avoid stopped traffic and lost control. The...


Northwestern Student Arrested For Stealing Own Car

Nevertheless, Crosby's arrest has prompted a number of procedural changes within the department. The Evanston Police Department released disturbing footage of...


Steve Bannon Says 'Darkness Is Good' - As Is Deficit Spending

Anderson went to Virginia Tech with Bannon and has known him since 2003. Bannon's appointment provoked widespread objection, with hundreds of thousands ...


Winning ticket for $421 million Powerball Jackpot sold in TN

The last time the jackpot was claimed was back in September and since then it's rolled over each Wednesday and Saturday to reach the current level. The prize ...


Who will Wisconsin play in the Big Ten Championship game?

Many are just assuming that regardless of what happens next weekend in the Big Ten Championship that Ohio State is going to be the Big Ten team in the playoff, ...


Cooper, Democrats pressuring Gov. McCrory to concede

On Saturday, the Cooper campaign responded. Diaz said in a statement . "There is no path to victory for Gov. McCrory". Since the election, as the provisional...


Fire burns near Table Rock State Park

That smoke stinging your eyes and obscuring an otherwise clear sky the past two days isn't coming from a neighbor defying a local burn ban. Its all the way down...


548 electors, not popular votes, will elect Clinton, Trump

The latest projections of an Electoral College model found that Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is now predicted to win two electoral votes ...


Retired US general charged with lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation in 'Stuxnet' leak case

Cartwright has been charged with making false statements during a federal investigation into a leak of classified information, the Justice Department announce...


Family Feud? Hannity Accuses Megyn Kelly of Supporting Hillary Clinton

Afterwards, Kelly shared a photo on Twitter of herself and Hannity together, smiling, with the caption "we're Irish. Mr. Hannity , a network stalwart, is...


Danny O'Brien dismissed from Tennessee's football program

Tennessee officials said Saturday O'Brien had movement in all four of his extremities and was taken to the hospital for further examination as a precaution, and...


Ten reasons why Tottenham will win the Premier League

In City first true test in England, Guardiola's team was flat and uninspiring. Tottenham Hotspur has served notice that they are not fading away after their...


Overtime Rules: 21 States Sue To Block New US Labor Department Threshold

Department of Labor has estimated the rule would affect about 39,600 Kansans. Opponents of the law argue President Obama's administration overstepped its a...