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Graham gives Trump his new cell number, in test of trust

However, since the election, Graham has said he will do everything he can to work with the president. " President Trump is in deal-making mode and I hope Congr...


Teen murder suspect held mother's severed head while greeting police

Funes-Machada allegedly killed 35-year-old Yesenia Funes Beatriz Machada by severing her head, and then allegedly carrying her head in his hands, along with a b...


Arkansas college student juggles to prove sobriety to police

Sergeant Keith McKay, from UCA police, pulled him over. "A lot of times, especially around a college campus later in the night it gets the slower they go, and...


Day care worker caught on camera shoving child in Pennsylvania

The video appears to show Gable pushing the girl down four flights of steps, before she apparently realized she was being recorded. The incident occurred at a...


At least 3 dead after train hits charter bus in Biloxi

Visual evidence and eye witness testimony indicate the train "t-boned" the bus on the tracks. Biloxi's police chief, John Miller, said: "It's a bad tragedy an...


Carson refers to slaves as 'immigrants' in talk to HUD employees

Slaves, of course, had no say in coming to the US, nor were they able to imagine any prosperity for their children who would be born into the now outlawed insti...


5 main differences between new travel ban and the last one

This travel ban will not apply to Iraq, based on its enhanced screening and reporting measures, Conway said . The order also provides other exceptions not ...


Peugeot and Citroen owner confirms Vauxhall buyout

Britain's Unite trade union said the productivity of the United Kingdom plants and the strength of the Vauxhall brand meant that it "makes sense" for PSA to con...


Oklahoma Lawmaker Allegedly Issues 'Quiz' To Muslim Constituents

The sheet included nine questions - including "The Koran, the sunna of Mohammed and Sharia Law of all schools say that the husband can beat his wife". Do you ag...


Chants, shouts, scuffles as pro-Trump Capitol rally draws counterprotesters in Minnesota

Organizers said they expected some protesters to oppose their message today, but so far that hasn't happened. But organizers of the so-called Spirit of America...


Missouri forces Kim Anderson to resign after three straight losing seasons

In the past three years, Anderson and the Tigers have gone 26-67, dropping at least 20 games each season. I have a tremendous amount of respect for the way An...


Republicans Unveil Legislation to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

Republicans have at various times promised that their proposal would provide better, cheaper insurance than the Affordable Care Act ― and that people who now de...


Supreme Court Allows Prying Into Jury Deliberations If Racism Is Perceived

Racial comments made during jury deliberations may violate a defendant's right to a fair trail and require review of a resulting guilty verdict, the Supreme Cou...


Virginia school district to close for A Day Without a Woman

Because of the high number of requests, the school district decided to make Wednesday a teacher work day and students will not be required to make up the instru...


Topeka weather for Monday, March 6, 2017: Wind advisory in effect today

A high wind watch will then go into effect at 9 a.m. through 9 p.m. Tuesday . Tonight . Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am. Winds could...


Slight Risk of Severe Weather Today; Elevated Fire Risk Tomorrow

Monday's topic highlights tornadoes and severe thunderstorms. The warm pattern will stay through next weekend with slight rain chances Thursday, Friday and a ...


David Letterman would like one more shot at interviewing Donald Trump

While Fallon has lost his late night ratings lead to Colbert, he's still winning with key viewers 18 to 49, a demographic beloved by advertisers - and Seth Meye...


Pro-Trump Rallies Across America Stand up to Violence

Civic Center Park on Saturday afternoon. About 400 people attended the event, and about 50 showed up to protest it. A local organizer, 61-year-old Patty Collins...


US Supreme Court Sends Transgender Bathroom Case Back to Lower Court

Only one state, North Carolina, has enacted legislation requiring trans people to use bathrooms matching their birth sex instead of their gender identity. And...


TSA to launch single pat-down method

TSA agents used to have five methods of pat-down they could choose from, but those are being tossed in favor of one universal procedure. The Transportation Se...


Elderly twins die after falling, spending night outside

A reporter spoke with neighbors Saturday night who were devastated by the news. The younger sister, who lives elsewhere in Barrington and wasn't named by police...


Monday Morning Briefing: Asian Shares Fall, Yen Gains On Korean Missile Concerns

The Ministry of Unification announced Sunday that it would pay up to 1 billion won ($860,000) - eclipsing the previous maximum of 250 million won. Last year, fo...


Mavericks' Mark Cuban slams Russell Westbrook's MVP candidacy

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is a very smart man, but his take Sunday on the NBA's MVP race was just dumb. Steven Adams and Enes Kanter scored 19 and 16,...


White House staff told to preserve Russia-related materials

Sessions is under fire for not disclosing during his confirmation hearing that he met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak . "Your standard is, if an atto...


Ex-Stockton, California, mayor arrested at airport

The embattled former mayor faces charges of misappropriation of public funds, embezzlement, grand theft, and money laundering - all felonies. The bail for Silva...


Kansas holds off Oklahoma State to wrap up regular season

KU (28-3, 16-2 Big 12), which won its 13th-straight league crown by a whopping four games over West Virginia, Iowa State and Baylor, opened the conference campa...


Hunter Biden's Wife Accuses Him Of Spending Lavishly On Drugs And Prostitutes

She filed for divorce in December. Media attention has focused on the relationship between Hunter and his wife Kathleen, since it was confirmed that Hunter...


Wichita State tops Illinois State to win Missouri Valley Conference

Guard Paris Lee and forward MiKyle McIntosh carried Illinois State's offense, combining for more than half the team's points. The Redbirds won 76-62 on their ...


Eagles soar to quarter-final berth at Las Vegas Sevens

It's a change that went down well with the 25-year-old. But I love it. The Canadian women's rugby sevens team won all three matches Friday on Day 1 of the HSB...


Violence Breaks Out Between Pro- and Anti-Trump Camps in Berkeley

They says Trump supporters came to provoke fights in liberal Berkeley. Castro said she was a lifelong Democrat, but she made a decision to vote for President ...


ADL: Arrest made in threats against Jewish groups

Thompson worked at the Intercept as a reporter from November 2014 to February 2016 . Thompson was actually fired by The Intercept after fabricating fake n...


Kansas shooting victim's wife asks the question in every immigrant's mind

Sunayana Dumala, widow of Srinivas Kuchibhotla, has thanked Ian Grillot, the man who was also shot by the U.S. navy veteran for trying to save the 32-year-old t...


Pence demands apology from AP for showing Second Lady's personal email address

Pence tweeted that the AP's decision to publish the second lady's private email address violated "her privacy and our security". The vice president posted a ...


We love having Dobby but how does giraffe birth control fail?

April the pregnant giraffe has become grumpy and restless while she prepares to give birth at "any moment", said officials at the upstate NY zoo. Precious as ...


Supporters of President Trump organize 'Spirit of America' rally in Baton Rouge

Serenity Jackson, 21, an Oklahoma City resident, argued loudly with Trump supporters as the larger crowd began chanting "U-S-A". A group called " Main Street ...


Chance of showers, wind in Friday's forecast

Wednesday: Rain and thunderstorms likely before 1 p.m, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1 and 5 p.m, then showers likely and possibly ...


Cooler and Drier Weather On Tap for the Southeast

The sunshine returns, but we will get cooler with highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s this afternoon. Afternoon temperatures will continue to warm with the Albuqu...


Mom, children killed in house fire in MA home

Saturday at 405 Richmond Road. Two family members were able to escape the fire, but crews were unable to save the remaining five. Investigators are working ...


At Planned Parenthood fundraiser, Bush daughter emphasizes group's importance under Trump

It was a record-setting luncheon when more than 2,300 supporters of Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast packed the Hilton Americas-Houston ballroom for the fundrais...


Trump Program Would Aid Victims of Crimes Committed by Undocumented Immigrants

Almost 90 percent of noncitizens in federal prison were there for drug offenses or immigration-related crimes in fiscal year 2013, the report said . In other...


Chelsea Clinton Defends Kellyanne Conway

Earlier this week Democratic Rep. Cedric Richmond (La.) made an extremely crude sexual comment about White House counselor Kellyanne Conway in reference to a ph...


ICE responds to questions about detainee

The program, started by former President Barack Obama, allows immigrant children who had mostly grown up in the United States to become eligible for work permit...


OH police locate body of missing Indianapolis woman

According to WTHR , Watts's body was located around 8:30 a.m. Saturday on a sandbar in the Flatrock River. "Jackie Watts is 5'5" tall and 110 pounds. Harris ...


Premium Processing for H-1B Suspended

Meaning that the government might extend it further, too. However, it will continue to premium process Form I-129 H-1B petitions if the petitioner properly fi...


Late-night hosts on Trump's speech: 'So many handshakes, such little hands'

Trump spoke about the mess he had inherited, which led Colbert to joke: "I don't know what we inherited, but you inherited like $100m". With his nightly sa...


KHP Troopers Apprehend Murder Suspect Near Wilson

The store clerk, identified as Riley Juel, 19, was upgraded from critical to fair condition on Thursday. Police said Deaton was driving a stolen vehicle from ...


Middlebury Students Shout Down Conservative Author Charles Murray, Block Him From Speaking

He was set Thursday to discuss his 2012 book " Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010", which students argued normalizes white supremacy and whi...


TSA: 2 found with loaded guns at Charlotte airport security

According to the TSA, officers stopped the men at the security checkpoints Thursday, but say the two incidents are not believed to be related. The statement s...


Amber Alert issued for 10-month-old near Palestine

The Texas Department of Public Safety has issued an Amber Alert for eight-month-old Jax Dean Laymance . Mosely got in the auto with the child and Jeremy Lay...


Obama administration spread evidence on President Trump and Russian Federation during transition

Congressional committees are investigating Russia's role in hacking Democratic Party computers and releasing the information publicly. The mansion, in the exc...