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Portland mayor asks federal government to revoke permit for 'alt-right' protest

On Friday afternoon, two men were stabbed to death while trying to help two young women who were being targeted by hate speech. Trump has condemned the stab...


Hunter Strickland suspended 6 games, Bryce Harper 4

Strickland was suspended and fined an undisclosed amount for what MLB Chief Baseball Officer Joe Torre said was "intentionally hitting Harper with a pitch, ...


Armed man in custody at Orlando airport; no one hurt

Once the area was evacuated and Pettigrew was surrounded, Mina said a crisis negotiator was able to get Pettigrew to surrender without shots being fired. "Polic...


Pope Francis Pulls No Punches Gifting Donald Trump with Climate Change Encyclical

Luckily, during their visit to the Vatican , the pope - who Donald Trump has insulted in the past - was able to bring some levity to the situation when he ...


Police union protests discipline of officers

Police say Loehmann was sacked for inaccuracies on his job application. "And Garmback should be fired too, for his role in pulling up too close to Tamir". The...


Macron says Trump handshake was 'moment of truth'

From the looks of the video, the 70-year-old Trump doesn't have quite such an easy time strong-arming people when they're prepared for it. When I asked him wh...


To Many Americans, Memorial Day Has Lost Its Meaning

But its origins date to 1868, to the aftermath of the American Civil War, a conflict that threatened to rend the 85-year-old republic. Most cemeteries (in the p...


Trump congratulates body-slamming congressional candidate on win

President Trump on Friday congratulated body-slamming businessman Greg Gianforte on his special election win in Montana, making no mention of the victor's att...


Boy launches out of water slide at Calif. park

A 10-year-old boy was thrown from a water slide Saturday, May 27th. The Mirror reported Dublin Assistant City Manager Linda Smith witnessed the incident and...


Bernhard Langer regains Senior PGA lead with late birdie run

He tied Nicklaus last week with a final-round 64 to win the Regions Tradition by five shots. Langer also won the season-opening event in Hawaii and has 32 c...


Supreme Court travel ban case could test Trump's reach

The Trump administration has seen obstacles in the way of implementation of the discriminatory ban, which was one of the first measures, the new administratio...


G7 summit talks open amid rising global crises

The two-day summit in Sicily's ancient hilltop resort of Taormina kicks off four days after the Manchester Arena bombing which killed 22 people, including chi...


Memorial Day services in Riverhead and Southold towns

Columbus - 10:30 a.m. Monday at Frankfort Square. " 9:30 a.m. Monday at the Eaton cemetery, located at Collins Street and Maple Avenue in Eaton". The red, w...


Deadlocked over the Bathroom Bill

The tax is applied to wages over $200,000 for an individual and over $250,000 for a married couple.The Texas House passed Senate Bill 8, the pro-life legislat...


Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'

He met with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin in Jerusalem and said in a statement after the meeting that Israel and Muslim nations have a growing realization...


GOP senators say tough report complicates health care bill

Democrats manipulated and massaged the Affordable Care Act to get the CBO's stamp of approval in 2010, and look how that's turned out. "We are writing our o...


House GOP health bill projection: 23 million more uninsured

House Minority Leader Tim Miley, D-Harrison, agreed the adjournment was a wise decision and said he was ready to work toward a budget solution. The Senate b...


Republican candidate charged with assault on reporter wins special Montana election

Republican Greg Gianforte won a relatively easy victory in Montana's congressional election Thursday - despite being cited for assault the night before , whe...


US, EU to meet on airline security on Wednesday

The decision to extend a laptop ban on flights to Europe is "off the table", a US official says. - Picture courtesy of wavebreakmedia/ShutterstockBRUSSELS...


Grandview community honors veterans ahead of Memorial Day

Our group of dedicated volunteers will once again be distributing "Thank You, Veterans" signs prior to the start of the Norwalk Annual Memorial Day Parade, Mond...


Trumpcare Scored So Badly It Could Actually Help The Senate

As the bill author, Coleman could request a conference committee on the legislation to iron out changes made by the Senate, but the Houston Democrat - who is ...


Trump records robocall for Montana special election

Campus political groups are supporting their preferred congressional candidates across the country to try to maximize their impact on the political environment....


The Joker Look-Alike Busted Allegedly Pointed Gun at Drivers

But it's his appearance that brought a bit of a Hush to a Miami-Dade courtroom - with his green hair, pale skin, and tattooed facial scars, Lawrence looked an t...


This student was banned from her graduation for being pregnant

Maddi admits she made a mistake, and considered having an abortion. Although he relented and allowed her to attend classes in school, the principal still prohib...


National Weather Service issues special marine warning for Southwest Florida

Small hail and brief funnel clouds will be possible, as well as frequent cloud-to-ground lightning with the stronger storms. Tree damage is likely.> This unsafe...


Harvard student, Obasi Shaw, submits rap album as final year thesis

How handsome the feet that walk the trail of tears, Bare-soled and bloodstained, on display for their peers;Do you know how it feels-to have your history erased...


A look at Fifth Amendment protections invoked by Flynn

Investigators are examining Flynn's paid trip to Moscow to attend an RT television gala in 2015, where he sat with President Vladimir Putin, and his multiple co...


Haitians get a reprieve from Trump administration

For this reason Haiti's government was joined by the New York Times , Washington Post , Boston Globe, Miami Herald , New York Daily News, Sun Sentinel, Pal...


Grades: Billy Horschel wins Byron Nelson playoff after Jason Day putting miscue

That miss by Day nearly wasn't even needed for Horschel, whose 36-foot birdie chance was rolling straight toward the center of the cup before stopping just shor...


Curtain falls on 'Greatest Show on Earth' after 146 years

Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus, once hailed as the greatest show on earth , filled a stadium 30 miles outside NY with lions, tigers, trapeze artis...


Israel 'shocked' over Trump aide's Western Wall comments

Separately, Israeli officials reacted angrily to reports in local media that representatives of the U.S. consulate had suggested the Western Wall in east Jerus...


Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

Emergency services are continuing to rescue Elk City residents, several of whom remain trapped under the rubble of their homes. This photo provided by Stacey ...


Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job

As if it wasn't enough for Melissa McCarthy to make Donald Trump's press secretary, Sean Spicer , the butt of frequent jokes on Saturday Night Live , the Vic...


Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty To Charge Over Sexting With A Minor

The embattled former Democratic congressman entered a guilty plea at a Manhattan federal court. However, under his plea deal, he is expected to get between ...


Senators: Comey to testify publicly before intelligence panel

A date has not been set. The New York Times piece released on Tuesday shook the nation when it reported that former FBI Director James Comey had kept me...


Police chief shot in upstate NY, suspect barricaded in home

Neuhaus said he visited Amthor at the hospital. A police chief was shot responding to a domestic incident Tuesday morning. "The police officer was shot in the...


Dallas honors fallen police against backdrop of July attack

Names of fallen colleagues from North Yorkshire will be amongst them. As a lifelong Idahoan, over the past 29 years, I have worked for city, state and federal...


Inglewood football stadium delayed until 2020

The delay isn't a major surprise to either team, since developers have long said they were attempting to complete the project on a slightly accelerated schedule...


MS-13 gang targeted in pre-dawn sweep across Los Angeles

Federal prosecutors said Wednesday's raid dealt a "critical blow" to the gang since it targeted top leadership. MS-13 has been engaging in murder, drug smuggl...


Texas Senate Approves Eliminating Straight-Ticket Voting

They say they are enraged by revelation after revelation being reported by the big newspapers. In the letter, Straus asked Patrick to promise to work together...


Trump threatens Comey: 'Better hope' there are no tapes of our conversations

Lindsey Graham of SC, who heads one of the congressional committees investigating Russia's interference in last year's election. In the termination letter to ...


More immigrants arrested, fewer deported under Trump

Many of them targeted violent offenders with felony records on crimes ranging from assault to murder. Under Obama, ICE agents who were conducting raids or see...


Prime Minister Netanyahu: Mahmoud Abbas lied to President Trump

They said Trump will reiterate his belief that Israeli settlement construction on land claimed by the Palestinians does not advance peace prospects. A resolut...


US prosecutors told to push for more, harsher punishments

JOHN WALSH: What this policy does is take us back to the days when if you had a life without parole sentence because of the amount of drugs involved, you had to...


2 dead after small plane crashes near northern New Jersey

The plane, which is cert. No passengers were on board, and no people on the ground were injured. Police confirmed that multiple buildings are on fire, and local...


Sessions Turns Back The Clock, Restores Drug War Policies

But it's also a reminder that, in the US, criminal justice is mainly a state and local matter, and decisions made at the Justice Department in Washington are of...


Ex-Fla. Congresswoman Convicted of Running Sham Charity

Brown's sentencing, which could include years of jail time. Brown's sentencing date has yet to be set, WTLV-TV reported . Simmons and Wiley previously ple...


DeVos booed speaking at historically black university

The HBCU leaders in attendance described a freakish meeting - the same one where aide Kellyanne Conway was pictured kneeling on a couch - with "very little li...


Michelle Obama Slams Trump's School Lunch Decision

ALLISON AUBREY, BYLINE: That's right. Michelle Obama has criticised Donald Trump's administation for its decision to roll back her healthy school lunch regu...


Republican who helped pass health overhaul meeting voters

He didn't have a lot of fans. During a five-hour town hall meeting in New Jersey on Wednesday, the congressman became the whipping boy for dozens of furious c...