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Seattle police kill woman that family says was pregnant

Both officers fired their weapons, killing her. Two police officers can be heard having a calm exchange with Lyles, who details how someone broke into her home ...


With Self-Imposed Deadline Looming, Where Does Senate Stand On Health Plan?

Democratic senators will also make floor speeches late Monday on the subject. The aide spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to openly...


Not Surprising: Police Officer That Murdered Philando Castile Found 'Not Guilty'

His defense team built a case around the notion that Officer Yanez was afraid Mr. Castile, a licensed gun-owner, was grabbing for his firearm, which the informa...


Senate votes to strengthen sanctions on both Russian Federation and Iran

That provision also mandates that Congress approve any easing of sanctions against the Kremlin. Under President Obama, top White House officials warned that...


Trump in announcement on Cuba policy unclear about changes he'll make

Essentially, the largest U.S. companies are being shielded from legal liability, with the burden being placed most directly on individual travelers, in a move...


WH: Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Mueller

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosentein offered assurances to lawmakers on Tuesday that he is exclusively responsible for Mueller's fate since Attorney General ...


Trump supporters turn on special counsel Mueller

Still, he said: "Bob Mueller did a great job as Federal Bureau of Investigation director". Just weeks ago, Mr Gingrich heaped praise on Mr Mueller, hailing hi...


Milwaukee Sheriff Clarke rejects Homeland Security position

Clarke adviser Craig Peterson said the sheriff believes he is of better use to President Trump "in a more aggressive role". According to the Post , Clarke'...


Excessive heat warning issued for Oklahoma County Saturday

After peaking around 96 degrees on Friday at the Napa County Airport, temperatures should soar to 99 degrees on Saturday and 101 degrees on Sunday before droppi...


Trump accuses ex-FBI chief Comey of lying

Trump's lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, responded to Comey's written testimony: "The President feels completely and totally vindicated". "I hardly know the man", Tru...


Michigan officials vow to fight charges over Flint water crisis

Another Flint resident, Keri Webber, said her daughter, Stephanie, got Legionnaires' in August of 2015 at the age of 20 and survived it. Schuette said his t...


Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

The Treasury Department will have 90 days to implement these changes, according to the Miami Herald , which was briefed on Trump's planned announcement sched...


FLDS Leader Lyle Jeffs arrested in South Dakota

Authorities had been looking for Jeffs since June 18, 2016, when he escaped from home confinement in Salt Lake City pending trial on charges in an alleged multi...


Mika family says he suffered multiple gun shots

He was taken to a local hospital and is now listed in critical condition following surgery. Our family continues to be in shock and we ask for privacy while we ...


Catholic bishops welcome latest setback for Trump's travel ban

Hopefully, all of that will soon change. Today's unanimous ruling noted , "The President's authority is subject to certain statutory and constitutional restr...


Mike Pence accuses Venezuela government of abuse of power

US Vice President Mike Pence has hired a personal lawyer to deal with requests from the special counsel investigating possible collusion with Russian Federati...


New York City deli clerk gets jaw broken in avocado attack

The store owner said it all started when the suspect ordered food. The weird attack was sparked when the two men became furious at a cook for getting their ea...


Milwaukee Panthers in need of men's basketball coach

He's also the first head coach of the Bulldogs to not be promoted from within since Collier was hired in 1989. From there he spent time at Iowa and MI as an ass...


Kids' clothing chain Gymboree files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Court documents say the company plans to close up to 450 of its stores. The operator of Gymboree , Janie and Jack and insane 8 stores joins a growing list of...


Trump tells senators the House healthcare bill is 'mean'

Trump's remarks were a surprising critique of a Republican-written House measure whose passage he lobbied for and praised, according to the Associated Press . ...


Fresh questions for Sessions _ and he'll answer in public

Sessions' testimony is not expected to go into great detail, a source with knowledge told ABC News. Among the questions Durbin would like to see answered are ...


Hundreds rally for LGBT rights at Honolulu equality march

Said marcher Margot Richards. "I'm here with my son to show him that love is love and we will continue to march until we have equality for all", a marcher ide...


Chicago Among 211 Cities Pledging to Uphold Paris Climate Agreement

Twelve states and Puerto Rico have formed the U.S. Climate Alliance, all committing to uphold the Paris Accord. "In the US, it is local and state governments,...


Chelsea Manning talks leaks, transition after prison release

No-one directed me to do this. In her television interview , she said the hormone therapy was essential. Manning was convicted and sentenced to 35 years ...


US planning lineup changes with short rest for Mexico match

It is a big summer ahead for Mexico , with El Tri following this month's World Cup qualifiers with a trip to Russian Federation to participate in the FIFA Co...


Five moments that mattered in the Georgia special election debate

Candidates in Georgia's 6th Congressional District race Republican Karen Handel , left, and Democrat Jon Ossoff prepare to debate Tuesday, June 6, 2017, in ...


Men's Basketball: Three-start prospect Justin Ahrens decommits from Ohio State

Ohio State may be on the verge of hiring a new coach. Athletic director Gene Smith said a conversation between him and Matta led to the determination that a...


Iowa to face Virginia Tech in challenge

The Terps last met the Orange on February 24, 2014 at XFINITY Center when both teams were members of the Atlantic Coast Conference. Rumors and reports surface...


Cuomo announces $1.5 billion for renewable energy projects

The CCC is aimed at reaffirming the state's commitment to renewable energy sources, most notably articulated in Cuomo's previous Clean Energy Standard goals of ...


Harvard Takes Back Acceptances From Students For Obscene Social Media Messages

Those memes included images making fun of sexual abuse, racial minorities and the deaths of children. "The Admissions Committee was disappointed to learn th...


DeVos Won't Commit To Banning LGBTQ Discrimination At Private Schools

DeVos said that issue will be for Congress and the Supreme Court to settle. In a May hearing before the House Appropriations Committee, she refused to say ...


Al Pacino to play Joe Paterno in upcoming Penn State scandal movie

Paterno , the winningest coach in Division I football history, was sacked in November 2011 following the arrest of Sandusky , his longtime defensive coordinato...


Would-be shoplifter jammed 15 quarts of oil in trousers, deputies say

Surveillance video recorded Hall as he pulled 30 " Treasure Hunt " DVDs and 15 bottles of motor oil from his trousers. Security video shows a man, who police ...


3rd worker found dead after blast at Wisconsin corn mill

At a press conference Thursday morning, Columbia County Sheriff Dennis Richards confirmed there was an explosion at Didion Milling Plant. OSHA ordered the mil...


Trump retweets report based on anonymous source after blasting anonymous sources

He is respected by virtually everyone and is working on programmes that will save our country billions of dollars. After Trump was elected president, several ...


Teen arrested after elderly Inwood man attacked with cane

He was young and skinny. His 53-year-old son, also named Juan, says his father is very shaken up from the attack, and that he's "intimidated" and "a little ne...


Defending champ Oklahoma claims underdog role against Florida in softball world series

Day 3 of the tournament saw Washington and OR advance to the national semifinals, while Texas A&M, Baylor, UCLA and LSU all had their respective seasons come to...


Horror erupts at Greenville auto dealership during a fatal shootout

A police department account indicated that, shortly after 7 p.m., Hutchinson was approached by Bernal and Garcia, who drew their weapons and began giving Hutchi...


Devin Nunes Dives Back into the Russia Investigation

USA laws and intelligence regulations require the concealment of any American names picked up in foreign communications intercepts unless senior officials reque...


Police declare incidents on and near London Bridge 'terrorist incidents'

Katrina was enjoying her 27th birthday at a bar in central London on Saturday night - until reports of an attack on nearby London Bridge forced her outsid...


Pro- and anti-Trump protests in Colorado draw hundreds

At the same time as the other rallies Saturday, a few hundred Trump supporters gathered on the street in front of the White House to applaud the president's wit...


Legislature to head back to Tallahassee as governor strikes a deal

The House and Senate were unable to reach a compromise on implementing rules before the regular session ended. Initially legislators had voted to slash money fo...


Clayton Kershaw Becomes 2nd Fastest Pitcher in MLB History with 2000 Strikeouts

Following Friday's 14 strikeouts over seven innings, Kershaw will need just three Ks in his next outing to pass Hunter. By another measure, Kershaw will reach...


Global dismay at Trump's pullout of US from Paris accord

President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will withdraw the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change , a move that ful...


Washington college shut down over violence threat amid safe spaces debate

His emails criticizing that event, and others questioning a proposed regulation to increase the role of race in faculty hiring, became public and prompted about...


Kathy Griffin and lawyer to discuss Trump photo fallout

The comedian, 56, called Trump, 70, a "bully", but said she's not afraid of him. Here are some other highlights from Griffin's press conference . When asked ...


More than 40 House Democrats want Jared Kushner's security clearance revoked

Still, barring anything tangible, Trump's major challenge remains to prevent his White House's policy efforts from being overwhelmed by his obsession with the...


Comey set to testify June 8 on Russia

Mr Comey was sacked by President Trump last month. On Capitol Hill , a rift continued between Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., the chairman of the House intellige...


Donald Trump attacks 'fake news' following Jared Kushner reports

Trump has not directly addressed the allegations of the secret line to Moscow , but took to Twitter after his return to Washington to dismiss White Hou...


Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

The idea was to establish a single source of information for investigation-related material so the rest of Clinton's White House could focus on governing, said...