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Trump signs cyber security executive order

The US Director of National Intelligence will be responsible for delivering a review of the top cybersecurity adversaries of the US to President Trump within 15...


FBI raids Maryland GOP consultant over 2013 Virginia race

According to it's website, the Strategic Campaign Group is an Annapolis-based firm that "provides political campaign consulting for Republican candidates". This...


ICE Announces 'Largest Gang Surge To Date' Resulting In Over 1300 Arrests

Calling it a record sweep, the federal government announced today the arrests of 1,378 people who were targeted in a six-week-long operation that took down so...


Massachusetts Weather: Cloudy skies, chance of rain

Wednesday: A 20% chance for rain and storms will linger this afternoon. Thunderstorms will be possible areawide on Friday . From 1 to 2 inches of rain is ex...


McConnell defends all-male health overhaul group

During a private 90-minute session in the Capitol, Democrats weighed using procedural tactics to stall Senate business until a special counsel gets named to ove...


Betsy DeVos was booed today as she gave a commencement address

Perhaps foreseeing the resistance she'd face during her speech, DeVos told the crowd, "While we will undoubtedly disagree at times I hope we can do so respe...


FOP memorial service honors fallen officers

Sadler said that no law enforcement officers in West Virginia died in the line of duty past year, but nationally, about 130 officers died on the job. The Rev....


Pentagon says it will arm Syrian Kurds, despite Turkey's objections

In a major policy shift, the Pentagon announced Tuesday it would directly arm Syrian Kurdish fighters for the first time to help expedite the capture of the so-...


Officer Fired After Fatally Shooting 15-Year-Old

Edwards, a high school freshman, was leaving the party with his two brothers and two other teenagers Saturday night. He and the other teenagers made a decision ...


Women's Lacrosse Set to Host NCAA Tournament Games

ABOVE VIDEO: The Florida Tech women's lacrosse team learns that they will be dancing into the NCAA Division II Women's Lacrosse Tournament for the first time ...


Children share stories of Iowa dad, a deputy slain on duty

Deputy Burbridge will be laid to rest on Monday, May 8. Police say Correa-Carmenaty was recaptured after he carjacked a woman and fled to Omaha. Burbridge's...


Bella Hadid Slays in Backless Jumpsuit at Met Gala 2017!

The 35-year-old tennis legend was one of the many professional athletes who traded in their workout clothes for ballgowns for the star-studded fashion extravaga...


Street gang MS-13 grips Long Island suburbs in violence

The AG then spent more than 30 minutes outlining his plans to "demolish" MS-13, the gang believed to be behind horrific murders in the Brentwood/Central Islip a...


Hamas says Ismail Haniyeh chosen as Islamic group's leader

Hamas, classified as a terrorist group by the United States, the European Union and Israel, has been buffeted by upheavals across the Arab world, which resulted...


Boston Doctors Lina Bolanos & Richard Field

A suspect, 30-year-old Bampumim Teixeira of Chelsea was wounded several times as he exchanged gunfire with police. Police are seeking multiple charges against...


Trump leaves door open for military action against North Korea

When asked if that means military action, Trump responded: "I don't know". People also debate whether the security benefits of Thaad would outweigh drawbacks ...


Twitter's TV video app can be found now on Roku

Twitter wants to take a slice of the digital video advertising pie that Facebook and Google have been largely enjoying for themselves by becoming a 24/7 live ...


Flood waters continue to rise in Pocahontas

At least 20 people died in the storms , but the levee breach took things to another level. After a couple of days of calm weather, forecasters expect 2 inches ...


Donald Trump signs executive order promoting free speech and religious liberty

In the hours since it was signed, the order has received mixed reactions. Organizers said more than 1,000 evangelical leaders were attending the conference, c...


Pennsylvania State Police honor their fallen during memorial ceremony

Many state lawmakers, on a brief break from their legislative duties also attended on a warm spring day on the mall. The backdrop for the ceremony was the Pea...


Maryland police capture escaped prisoner, ending five-day manhunt

The 28-year-old inmate was found on Wednesday night hiding in a drain pipe in Jessup just two miles from where he disappeared from. David Watson, 28, is servi...


Prison escape leaves one deputy dead, another injured

The suspect, Wesley Correa-Carmenaty, 22 was found guilty of attempted murder earlier this year. According to an Omaha police report on the carjacking, Correa...


USA pressure dial on North Korea at 'five or six':Tillerson

Amid criticism of the White House's outreach to strongman leaders, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday defended working with foreign governments whose...


Paris Jackson signs on for big screen acting debut

The film centers on a business man Harold, played by David Oyelowo , who while in Mexico gets unwittingly entangled with drug lords, global mercenaries and the...


Shots Fired at North Lake College, School on Lockdown

Irving Police said on Twitter: "There appears to be no continuing threat but police will continue to search to make the campus safe". Irving Police said on Tw...


Ryan: Planned Parenthood Defunding Has to Be in Reconciliation Bill

However, a Supreme Court ruling overturned those regulations. In turn, Planned Parenthood will not lose its government backing, funding for sanctuary cities wil...


Watchdog to Trump: Accountability not red carpet for Duterte

I can not make any definite promise". A US -based human rights group says President Donald Trump should seek accountability and not offer to roll out the ...


UT stabbing linked to mental health, not targeted attack, sources say

White allegedly stabbed four male students in the span of one block on campus, reports the Dallas News . 1 dead, 3 injured in knife attack at UT-AustinThe sus...


Trump claims (again) Mexico will pay for wall

Mulvaney is citing a $15 billion infusion of defense spending - about half of what Trump asked for in March - as a huge win for the White House, among other...


Could the Civil War have been 'worked out?'

Trump's question makes a little more sense if one assumes he is referring to Jackson's stolid support of the Union during an earlier incident in which SC thre...


'Natasha, Pierre' leads Tony Award nods

In the nominations handed out Tuesday, Midler was tapped for best leading actress in a musical for her performance in a revival of "Hello, Dolly!" as the wido...


Marchers use Trump's 100th day to protest climate policies

Others had some suggestions for Trump's administration: "Invest in renewables, invest in alternative energy, this country should be a leader on alternative ener...


Trade order, campaign rally on Trump's 100th day

Everyone loves to hear people applaud for him or her. "It's special and it carried us to a big, attractive victory on November 8". In a rally timed to coi...


Trump says he's brought 'profound change' to Washington

He says that in contrast, his administration has been delivering for the American people every day. "A large group of Hollywood actors and Washington medi...


White House Correspondents Dinner host blasts Trump, despite being asked not to

The last time Trump attended the dinner was in 2011, when he was a NY real estate mogul and reality TV star who had just jumped into politics by getting involve...


MacArthur explains health care amendment

Assuming all Democrats are present, GOP leaders can't afford to lose more than 21 Republicans and still pass a new health care bill . Many moderates oppos...


Trump to spend Day 100 in office talking tough on trade

Declaring his "only allegiance is to you, our wonderful citizens", Trump signed executive orders toughening the nation's posture on trade deals. "It is going to...


4 executions in 8 days: what's next for death row in Arkansas?

Arkansas' "one size fits all" execution protocol could leave him in pain after a paralytic agent renders him unable to move, they say. "His execution will not...


Area residents will participate in DC People's Climate Movement

Ken Hunter, 78, traveled from Charlestown, W.Va. for Saturday morning's march. Ley said there's also a chance that all the hype around the March for Scienc...


Trump to order probe into aluminum imports

And he warned the USA could still put out if it did not get a better deal. The probe Ross announced comes as the US has a standing trade complaint with the Wo...


Trump signs order creating accountability office at VA

The new office is expected to use existing VA employees - despite widespread staff shortages and a decision to leave thousands of positions unfilled after the f...


Conservative caucus backs GOP health bill, but will moderates come on board?

While most of the blame for the failure of the initial ObamaCare repeal and replace bill fell on his conservative coalition, roughly two-thirds of the caucus ...


Krauthammer: Trump Admin Can Pursue 3 Possible Objectives in North Korea

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will chair a UN Security Council meeting on Friday to push for a tougher response to North Korea and pile pressure on Ch...


Trump orders review of national monuments designated by his predecessors

The public overwhelmingly supports national parks and monuments. Watch his speech and signing in the Facebook link here. Under the executive order , Mr...


No active shooter at middle school in Mason County

It was not immediately clear if anyone had been wounded. School officials told KIRO Radio there was no confirmed shooting. His connection to the Hawkins Mid...


Trump Draws Laughs With 7-Word Joke About The Ninth Circuit Court

Similarly unsurprising, Trump got the details of the case wrong in his tweets: it was not a Ninth Circuit judge that blocked him - it was a federal judge. Orric...


White House Presses for PPACA Vote This Week

Scott said repealing and replacing the law will make health care coverage more affordable. Ryan's statements clashed with President Donald Trump's belief th...


Should the death chamber be silent?

Jones, Jr. died at 7:20 p.m., while Marcel Williams died at 10:33 p.m. Jack Harold Jones, 52, and Marcel Wayne Williams, 46, were both convicted of murder and r...


Coast Guard: 2 dead after explosion on ship in the Atlantic

Initially the ship reported one person had been killed and three more were badly burned in the explosion, but on Monday night the ship's captain announced the d...


Astros' Keuchel wins again; Altuve leaves after collision

After catcher Yan Gomes singled on a fly ball to right-center field, one that resulted in a collision between Altuve and defensive substitute Teoscar Hernandez ...