Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?

If there is an investigation of the circumstances of Comey's firing, and the Deputy Attorney General (who is serving as Acting AG for the investigation due to Jeff Sessions' recusal) was instrumental in the firing, that sure looks like a conflict, ... More..

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GOP health bill: Big tax cuts for rich, not much for others
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

GOP health bill: Big tax cuts for rich, not much for others

The BCRA was seemingly hurt by Monday's score from the Congressional Budget Office , which concluded it's passage would leave at least 22 million fewer Americans with health insurance in 2026 than would ha...More..

LA-area father arrested on suspicion of killing missing son
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

LA-area father arrested on suspicion of killing missing son

Detectives said they believe Andressian killed his son in an attempt to get back at his estranged wife for their strained relationship, Mendoza said. Sheriff's investigators presented evidence to LA County pr...More..

by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Trump, Modi call on Pakistan to stem terrorist attacks

President Trump and Prime Minister Modi were photographed and caught on video hugging at least three times, as noted by the below tweet from Mark Knoller, a CBS News White House Correspondent. Trump toward ...More..

Outages And Delays Follow Minor New York City Subway Derailment
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Outages And Delays Follow Minor New York City Subway Derailment

It was a smooth ride, then the train felt jerky. then it gets severe and I saw an explosion, the train comes to a stop - people start screaming", said Kelly Kopp, 48, of Washington Heights. The B and C trains h...More..

Vandals obliterate info on Emmett Till marker in Mississippi
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Vandals obliterate info on Emmett Till marker in Mississippi

A civil rights historical marker in Money , Miss., is now missing large parts of its text about Emmett Till . "Vandals have been around since the beginning of time", he added. An all-white jury acquitted Br...More..

Son of Ex-Padre on Life Support After Freak Baseball Accident
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Son of Ex-Padre on Life Support After Freak Baseball Accident

The ball hit Jason and broke his nose. As doctors removed tubes and pack from his nose two days later, he began to bleed uncontrollably and a CT scan revealed that the fracture was worse than believed, with ves...More..

Bikini hiring contest for nuclear plant interns gets toxic reaction
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Bikini hiring contest for nuclear plant interns gets toxic reaction

The Facebook post said the candidate who got the most likes would be crowned "Miss Energy 2017". "The fans on the Facebook page of the Information Centre Temelin could cast a vote on the Facebook page a...More..

Stephen Colbert is back from Russian Federation, where intelligence officials 'followed me everywhere'
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Stephen Colbert is back from Russian Federation, where intelligence officials 'followed me everywhere'

Followed me everywhere". There's going to be a Russian Federation week on the Late Show in the near future where Colbert plays the segments he shot while traveling around. Colbert, with his sharp anti-Trump...More..

Some House Democrats mull over how to oust Pelosi as leader
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Some House Democrats mull over how to oust Pelosi as leader

They say voters in Republican-leaning districts are motivated by more than a desire to stop Pelosi and Democrats need to work on developing a message that can win them over. A day after the election, Democrats ...More..

Ham Radio Operators Compete In Williston
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Ham Radio Operators Compete In Williston

The society's members were attempting to reach each other stations across the USA and Canada, not just for the bragging rights but because the exercise was also a test of how prepared these amateurs are to step...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Seattle council to hold public hearing in fatal shooting

Sean Whitcomb used Twitch to address questions surrounding the death of Lyles, a pregnant woman shot and killed by officers in her home after reporting a burglary. They encountered Lyles holding a knife, and sh...More..

Almost 4 acre wildfire burns near Big Lake Saturday night
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Almost 4 acre wildfire burns near Big Lake Saturday night

The fire was contained around midnight. The National Weather Service reported the temperature in nearby Saugus was 97 degrees at 3 p.m., with relative humidity 23 percent and southwest winds of 10 miles per...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

US military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

Russian Federation condemned the USA action and in retaliation suspended a hotline meant to prevent such incidents. The Russian defense ministry's statement added that any coalition aircraft flying west of the ...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Senate overwhelmingly passes measure for tougher Russian Federation sanctions

Ben Cardin , D-Maryland, would escalate and expand current sanctions against Russian Federation, in response to Russia's "violation of the territorial integrity of the Ukraine and Crimea", its "brazen cyber-...More..

Senate panel seeks details on Lynch role in Clinton probe
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Senate panel seeks details on Lynch role in Clinton probe

There are also looking for documents and information about whether the FBI investigated the communication. "The bipartisan inquiry comes as the Judiciary Committee is examining the circumstances surrounding the...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

8-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes off Guatemala Coast

It's not real", said Caltech seismologist Egill Hauksson. A Los Angeles Times article-writing bot sent shockwaves through the internet Wednesday - by falsely reporting a hefty 6.8M natural disaster had hi...More..

Suspect killed in deputy-involved shooting in Palmdale, authorities say
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Suspect killed in deputy-involved shooting in Palmdale, authorities say

Deputies then called for a sergeant to check on the injured deputy. But as they waited for other responders to arrive, the pitbull charged the deputies a second time , prompting both of them to open fire, ac...More..

Shocking video of police shooting wasn't enough to convict
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Shocking video of police shooting wasn't enough to convict

In addition to Officer Yanez's acquittal-which was celebrated by a "Blue Lives Matter" Twitter account-state legislatures have passed, or attempted to pass, laws that would make murdering police officers a hate...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

GOP senators complain on eve of health care bill unveiling

Other Republicans are excited by the bill. Sen. "With that said , I can either sit around and complain about the process or I can dig in and try to make it better", Cassidy concluded. With a 52-48 majori...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Justices say government can't refuse disparaging trademarks

The Supreme Court agreed to hear The Slants' case previous year, after a lower court declared the anti-disparagement clause in trademark law unconstitutional in 2015. The clause reaches any trademark that...More..

After the Castile Verdict, Some Ask: Where is The NRA?
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

After the Castile Verdict, Some Ask: Where is The NRA?

In court, Yanez testified that Philando was pulling the firearm out of his pocket, despite being told not to. "A system that perpetually condones the killing of people, without outcome, doesn't need to be rev...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey

President Donald Trump says it's "sad" that seven months of investigations and hearings into possible links between his campaign and Russian Federation have been fruitless. In a statement, the NSA said it i...More..

Senate Backs Sanctions on Russian Federation over US Election Hacking
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Senate Backs Sanctions on Russian Federation over US Election Hacking

US intelligence chiefs have concluded that Russian Federation orchestrated a campaign to undermine the American election process that included espionage and cyber-attacks, as a means to tilt the vote in Trump's...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Potential tropical cyclone heads towards southern Windward Islands

It will be investigated by the Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft Monday afternoon. Most current data models continue to show the system tracking north into the central Gulf Coast states. While the...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Flood warnings issued for central, northeast IL

The weather service said heavy showers could bring about 1 to 2 inches of rain with localized amounts measuring as high as 3 to 4 inches, which could result in flash flooding. The storm risk starts around 12 p....More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Deputy AG Rosenstein set for budget hearings Tuesday

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein noted during a Senate hearing Tuesday that he, and not Attorney General Jeff SessionsJeff SessionsWhite House: Trump "has no intention" to fire Mueller Sessions decri...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Trump confirms he is being investigated over Comey firing

Rosenstein had written a scathing memo criticizing Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, which the White House initially cited as the impetus for Comey's ouster. The message was widel...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Trump confirms he's under investigation

Trump later said in interviews he had planned to fire Comey anyway, and in an NBC interview said he had the Russian Federation investigation in mind when he made a decision to dismiss the FBI director. Just...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances, Washington Post reports

Trump's Tweet is most likely directed against Rod Rosenstein , the author of the memorandum which became a formal reason for Comey's dismissal. Mark Corallo , a spokesman for Trump's personal lawyer,...More..