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Putin meets Tillerson as tensions rise over Syria

Last week's poison gas attack and the United States retaliation upended what many in Moscow hoped would be a transformation in relations between the two count...


Trump says health care before tax reform

President Donald Trump must keep infrastructure improvement separate from tax reform, according to anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist in an interview with The...


Susan Rice may have committed a crime, Trump says without providing evidence

I am a Democrat who is not a Trump supporter. "It's such an important story for our country and the world", Trump added. "I think it's going to be the biggest...


Despite drop in crossings, Homeland Security chief says border wall still needed

Kelly told lawmakers that the number of [Central American] families and children traveling alone - groups that accounted for hundreds of thousands of illegal ...


Russian Federation criticises United Kingdom decision to cancel foreign secretary's visit

When Wallace asked what the United States will do if Russia defends its interests in Syria, mentioning Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's comments Friday ...


Ice Cream-Loving Squirrel a Hit at NC Beach Shop

After swiping an ice cream cone from one of their customers, the Martins chose to start giving Putter her own tasty treat. "Putter (or Put-Put to her friends)...


North Carolina Files Bill to Make Gay Marriage Illegal Again

Hodges decision of 2015..." H.B. The bill would order state government to return to amendment one, a constitutional amendment approved in a 2012 voter refer...


Sculptor of Wall Street's bull wants DE artist's 'Fearless Girl' moved

The Italian-born sculptor created the bull after the 1987 stock market crash as a symbol of America's financial resilience. Arturo Di Modica holds a model of ...


Ben Carson Gets Stuck On Elevator

He was scheduled to meet with the secretary to show him the complex, which reportedly cost $22.8 million and opened in September. According to reports , the ...


'Rolling Stone' Settles Defamation Case With Former U.Va. Associate Dean

Nicole Eramo, left, and attorney Libby Locke speak with reporters outside the federal courthouse in Charlottesville in November 2016. But Rolling Stone's le...


Rouhani: Russia Was 'Inch from Confrontation' with U.S. after Syria Strikes

Tillerson is in Moscow to meet with Russian officials about the Syria civil war. Before Tuesday's attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun, which kille...


NY Set To Make State College Tuition Free For Middle Class

Cuomo's office says some 940,000 families will qualify. Saturday criticized Governor Cuomo's higher education plan in the new state budget. In the final p...


Twitter refuses to out anti-Trump account, DHS backs down

The lawsuit questions whether CBP has the legal authority to request the information. And now Twitter is suing the government in order to protect the accoun...


Chemical weapons attack latest in litany of Syria atrocities

USA officials said the strike against the Shayrat airbase hit aircraft, fuel storage, weapons dumps and other equipment, and was aimed at sending a message to t...


Abe, Trump agree on close coordination over N. Korea issues

The meeting's success has eased concerns over a potential trade war between China and the U.S., said Roy Chun Lee (李淳), deputy director of the Taiwan WTO Cent...


Spokesman: 2 students wounded were not targeted

Happened in a classroom. The students were taken to a hospital after what was believed to be a domestic dispute, San Bernardino City Unified School District ...


Dead in California School Shooting

Anderson and Smith were married in late January, but police say they were recently estranged. Police say Anderson threatened Smith when she moved out of the...


Jeff Sessions Outlines New Immigration Policy in Department-Wide Memo

In the memo and speech, Sessions instructed USA attorneys to be more aggressive on immigration enforcement by doing the following: targeting traffickers, chargi...


Cases, but also cafeteria duty, await Gorsuch at high court

Justice Gorsuch will fill the almost 14-month-old vacancy created after the death of Scalia, who anchored the court's conservative wing for almost three decad...


Christie least popular governor, Republicans sweep top-10 list

But the GOP also dominates the low end of the poll, with eight of the 10 least popular governors being Republicans, including Alabama's Robert Bentley, who res...


White House: Bannon-Kushner fighting 'overblown'

Several recent reports have indicated that Bannon, who is recognized as the key architect of Trump's "America First" policy, is constantly butting heads with ...


Transparency Groups Sue to Get Trump White House Visitor Logs

They also want records of who has visited the president at Trump Tower in NY. Three watchdog groups filed a lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Securit...


Amid clashes, White House says no looming staff shake-up

At his Florida resort in Mar-a-Lago this week, Trump reportedly brought together chief strategist Steve Bannon and son-in-law Jared Kushner to try and hash ...


Alabama governor faces impeachment hearings after ruling

Bentley, a Republican, has been battling impeachment efforts over the a year ago related to political fallout from his relationship with a former aide. Bentley ...


The Senate Confirmed Neil Gorsuch To The Supreme Court

Guy will have all the details tomorrow morning when Neil Gorsuch is confirmed as our next Supreme Court justice. Democrats opposed Gorsuch in part because Sen...


Toomey says he'd back Senate rule change to confirm Gorsuch

McCaskill acknowledged that it was "a really hard decision for me". Mike Rounds, R-South Dakota. Democrats deployed a limited "nuclear option" when they were ...


USA takes hard line on Russian Federation

Tillerson met with Putin several times when he was the CEO of oil giant Exxon, a role he relinquished in order to join the Trump administration. "Russia h...


Swedish police suspect 39-year-old Uzbek man in deadly truck attack

The 39-year-old suspect in the Stockholm attack "showed interest for extremist organisations like IS", police chief Jonas Hysing said. Police say they have ar...


San Bernardino shooting: At least four dead at California elementary school

It was the latest in dozens of cases of gun violence at US school campuses. Anderson entered a special needs classroom and opened fire, killing his wife, Kare...


US H-1B visa cap for FY18 reached, reveals USCIS

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), the agency that handles the Lawful immigration to the US, had announced that, it has reached t...


Clinton shares thoughts on Syria at fundraiser in Houston

Otherwise, she said , "They will be back". NEW YORK ― In her first sit-down interview since the presidential election at Tina Brown's Women in the World Sum...


In Iraq, Trump's son-in-law, Kushner, goes to base 10 miles from Mosul

The 36-year-old Jared Kushner and his first trip to the unsafe Iraq come at a critical time as Trump examines ways to accelerate a US-led coalition campaign tha...


Bannon & Kushner Try To Bury The Hatchet

Arlen Specter. Urban worked on Trump's campaign in Pennsylvania. Kushner, who's father was prosecuted by Christie, could also throw water on the move. Bannon ha...


GOP health deal elusive as House to take Easter break

It would allow states to seek waivers of two requirements in the 2010 Affordable Care Act. Now Congress is poised to leave Washington for a two-week spring ...


Cruz supports Estes in competitive Kansas congressional race

Ted Cruz who came to Wichita to campaign for Estes the day before a special election speak to the media during a news conference before. It may just be that R...


Trump aide urges defeat of MI member of Freedom Caucus

After a short conference meeting Tuesday morning, House Speaker Paul Ryan told reporters what he'd already told his fellow Republicans: there is no new agreemen...


Pulitzer Prizes in journalism and the arts set to be awarded

The New York Daily News and website ProPublica won the Pulitzer for public service for its joint series on the New York Police Department's widespread ab...


Community Easter Egg hunt breaks participant records

Palm Sunday is April 9, Good Friday is April 14 and Easter Sunday is April 16. And it's designed specifically for that age group, and it's a very powerful m...


Easter bunny hops to Langley Museum April 15

You'll have to buy extra tickets for the mini golf, inflatable bouncers, face painting and Easter egg hunt. Volunteers from the Acting Out Kids Community Thea...


Gas and oil prices both up as week ends

The cheapest gas in Harker Heights was $2.05 a gallon at Sam's Club, 600 West Central Texas Expressway. "The good news is people are still planning to hit the r...


Federal judge in Baltimore approves sweeping plan for police reforms

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Friday in a statement that he has "grave concerns" that some provisions of the Baltimore consent decree will reduce t...


55 percent of Americans approve of Obamacare

However, a source familiar with internal House Republican deliberations said that healthcare, not tax reform, now topped the House agenda and that the healthc...


Sharon churches mark beginning of Holy Week with procession in the streets

St. Therese of the Child Jesus Catholic Church, 7832 N. Allen St., Midvale, will host Stations of the Cross on Main Street in Midvale April 14, 9 a.m. Speaker: ...


Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch To Supreme Court

Some argued that they were concerned by Gorsuch's conservative leanings while others expressed anger over how former President Barack Obama's nominee, Judge M...


House leaving town with GOP health care bill in shambles

Meadows said the tax reform debate boils down to a decision between a controversial "border adjustment tax" plan backed by House Speaker Paul Ryan and deficit-f...


Easter candy is still an egg-cellent sales opportunity for grocers

On the day itself, the hotel is laying on a Sunday brunch buffet through the morning and an egg hunt in its courtyard, which includes a reading from children's ...


Devin Nunes steps down from US House probe on Russian Federation

In a statement, California Rep. Adam Schiff , the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, struck an optimistic tone by saying that with Conaway a...


Here's What Jared and Ivanka Are Really Worth

Gary D. Cohn, the president's chief economic adviser and the director of the White House director of the National Economic Council was revealed to be one of the...


ISIS Claims Responsibility For Egypt Church Bombings

Mark's Cathedral, killing at least 11 - including three police officers - and injuring 21 others, the Health Ministry said . Pope Tawadros II had held Palm...


Ex-gym worker shoots 2 in Florida, kills self

Equinox released this statement to the press: "We are working with all of the relevant authorities as they investigate the situation". Police flooded Merrick...