Trump, Family to Stay in 'Armored Suite' at Hotel in Israel

More than a third of Palestinians believe his administration will allow continued Israeli settlement building, escalating Israeli-Palestinian tensions. Most foreign nations' embassies, including the US since 1966, are located in Tel Aviv. Privately, ... More..

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Nearly 740000 foreigners overstayed visas last year
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Nearly 740000 foreigners overstayed visas last year

Roughly 1.47 percent of visitors overstay their visas, but many leave a few months later. The data in the DHS report includes only those who obtained visas legally and does not include border crossings or...More..

Christie says he wouldn't have let Flynn in White House
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Christie says he wouldn't have let Flynn in White House

Normally a strong supporter of Trump and his policies, Christie voiced disagreement with the president's reported characterization of Comey after firing him. Gov. Chris Christie said that he pushed the stat...More..

Trump makes historic visit to Western Wall
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump makes historic visit to Western Wall

Trump's administration has ordered a study into the causes of United States trade deficits and a clamp-down on import duty evasion. But the White House has not made its position on the matter clear. Prime Minis...More..

Governor Abbott Leans On House To Pass Property Tax Relief
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Governor Abbott Leans On House To Pass Property Tax Relief

As The Texas Tribune reports , Patrick has put out a list of bills he expects the House to pass. The Republican representative who authored the amendment insists the issue is child safety, not transgender dis...More..

Trump avoids pointing to Saudis' human rights failings
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump avoids pointing to Saudis' human rights failings

During a meeting of more than 50 Arab and Muslim leaders, he sought to chart a new course for America's role in the region, one aimed squarely on rooting out terrorism, with less focus on promoting human righ...More..

White House prepares to battle possible 'impeachment'
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

White House prepares to battle possible 'impeachment'

Al Green, D-Houston, called for the impeachment of President Donald Trump from the House chamber on Wednesday morning. "For those who do not know, impeachment does not mean that the President would be found...More..

Latest Comey revelations have Democrats talking impeachment. Republicans? Crickets
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Latest Comey revelations have Democrats talking impeachment. Republicans? Crickets

A base united in opposition to Trump has been feeding into the impeachment narrative since the moment he entered the White House in January. "We are confident that when these inquiries are complete there will...More..

CDC: Cryptosporidium Outbreaks Linked to Swimming Have Doubled
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

CDC: Cryptosporidium Outbreaks Linked to Swimming Have Doubled

Swallowing just a single mouthful of contaminated water can make otherwise healthy people sick, CDC officials stress. The CDC offers guidelines on how to protect yourself and others. Do not swim or allow ...More..

NDSU softball team's season ends in NCAA regional
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

NDSU softball team's season ends in NCAA regional

Nicole Mendes led off with a single on the first pitch of the inning, and she came home on a blast to left by Caleigh Clifton. Autumn Russell singled and went to third on Loren Krzysko double's. Jacquelyn Serti...More..

Dem Rep. Says He Was Threatened With Lynching After Calling For Impeachment
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Dem Rep. Says He Was Threatened With Lynching After Calling For Impeachment

And as a result, we have some extreme security measures in place here today. Green was the first member of the House to publicly call for Trump's impeachment last week in the continuing fallout over the Presi...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Celtics win National Basketball Association draft lottery, Lakers at No. 2 keep pick

Magic Johnson , the team's president of basketball operations, pumped his fists and bounced his shoulders in celebration - or maybe relief - once the Lakers were assured of staying in the top three. Their pick ...More..

Disputes Arise between Netanyahu, Trump over Relocation of US Embassy
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Disputes Arise between Netanyahu, Trump over Relocation of US Embassy

The Israeli Prime Minister 's Office issued a statement Sunday urging Trump to move the embassy after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the president was "being very measured" about the decision. Pre...More..

White House was warned that sacked Michael Flynn was a blackmail risk
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

White House was warned that sacked Michael Flynn was a blackmail risk

Yates testified that she reached out to and met with White House Counsel Donald McGahn about Flynn, who was sacked in February for misleading Vice President Mike Pence about his conversations with the Russian a...More..

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Reverses Obama-Era Justice Policies
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Reverses Obama-Era Justice Policies

This policy demands that the federal prosecutors "charge defendants with the most serious crime possible". When it comes to drug crimes specifically, a 2015 Pew survey found that harsher federal sentencin...More..

Roger Ailes Dead at 77
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Roger Ailes Dead at 77

O'Reilly has denied those accusations. Fox News executive chairman Rupert Murdoch issued a statement saying he was "shocked and grieved" by his passing. Ailes, who recently purchased a $36 million mansion...More..

North Korea says 'perfect weapon system' tested, can carry heavy nuke
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

North Korea says 'perfect weapon system' tested, can carry heavy nuke

Haley warned that the United States would continue to "tighten the screws" on the isolated nation and said North Korean leader Kim-Jong Un was in a "state of paranoia". The country's dictator Kim Jong Un is w...More..

Death threats may prompt NBA's Kanter to become US citizen
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Death threats may prompt NBA's Kanter to become US citizen

Erdogan blamed Gulen and his supporters for an attempted coup on the Turkish government last July. Kanter said the trouble began in Indonesia when his manager knocked at his door and said Secret Service and...More..

United States officer cleared in fatal shooting of unarmed black man
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

United States officer cleared in fatal shooting of unarmed black man

Crutcher's family and supporters complained after the defense rested that their relative and his past transgressions were being put on trial, not Shelby. Protestors unsurprisingly gathered following the decisio...More..

Turkish Security Assaults Protestors In Washington DC
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Turkish Security Assaults Protestors In Washington DC

The bloody brawl this week on Washington, DC's Embassy Row is not the first time members of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan's entourage have been filmed fighting in public. A violent confrontation Tuesda...More..

Officers, deputies gather to remember those fallen in line of duty
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Officers, deputies gather to remember those fallen in line of duty

They came to hear President Donald Trump and to see their law enforcement family turn out in force. Etchings of the names of Navajo fallen officers are on display above his workstation at the tribal headquart...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Pres. Trump follows Saudi visit with stop in Israel

Trump was speaking alongside Israeli President Reuven Rivlin and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from a podium near the runway, following a flight from Saudi Arabia, where he urged Arab and Islamic leaders to...More..

Firing 'nut job' James Comey took off pressure, says Donald Trump
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Firing 'nut job' James Comey took off pressure, says Donald Trump

TASS posted pictures showing the trio together in the Oval Office, angering the White House and adding odd and ironic optics to questions swirling around the White House over Comey's firing and the investigat...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Source says Flynn to invoke 5th Amendment — APNewsBreak

The Senate Intelligence Committee is conducting one of the main congressional probes of alleged Russian meddling in the USA presidential election and whether there was any collusion between President Donald Tru...More..

Coast Guard rescues two hypothermic swimmers
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Coast Guard rescues two hypothermic swimmers

After the Coast Guard retrieved the woman along with Rivera Beach Fire Rescue, she was transferred to St. Mary's in stable condition. A body discovered on a beach along the Texas Gulf Coast near Matagorda is ...More..

Trump denies telling Comey to back off Flynn investigation
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Trump denies telling Comey to back off Flynn investigation

The motivation and timing of Rosenstein's three-page memo has been scrutinized because the White House offered inconsistent explanations for it. Members of key congressional committees are pledging to proceed...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Tillerson talks climate change policy

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson hands the Arctic Council gavel over to Finland's Minister of Foreign Affairs Timo Soini in Fairbanks, Alaska on Thursday. "The U.S. will remain engaged in the work that the...More..

After Yates, more questions for Trump White House
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

After Yates, more questions for Trump White House

Yates said she warned the White House, under President Donald Trump , that Michael Flynn was "compromised" and "essentially could be blackmailed by Russians". She also said that her office informed the Whit...More..

Seekonk's Memorial Day parade to be held on May 27
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Seekonk's Memorial Day parade to be held on May 27

Parade units will assemble at the Wells Fargo Bank parking lot at 9:30 a.m. The guest speaker will be Anthony Violi, a retired music teacher and World War II veteran. Guest speakers will include Jennifer Stev...More..

Anthony Weiner faces charges in sexting case
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Anthony Weiner faces charges in sexting case

Weiner , 52, was released on bail pending sentencing, which is scheduled for September 8, the release said. The girl said he had asked her to undress on camera. Anthony Weiner, former U.S. Democrat Representa...More..

Tornadoes cause damage in Wisconsin, Oklahoma
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Tornadoes cause damage in Wisconsin, Oklahoma

The National Weather Service reported after 5:30 p.m a touchdown in the area. At least one person was killed and more than 25 were injured Tuesday evening when a tornado devastated a trailer park near Chetek ...More..

Ringling's final show commences after 146 years
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Ringling's final show commences after 146 years

After 146 years and having entertained generations of Americans, the Ringling Bros . and Barnum and Bailey Circus gave its final performance Sunday night. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in U...More..

Trump considers sabotaging Obamacare to force Dems to negotiate
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Trump considers sabotaging Obamacare to force Dems to negotiate

The Affordable Care Act employs tax penalties to coerce people to buy insurance. Some insurers are already warning if the subsidies stop, they will end Obamacare plans, including Anthem , which now covers ov...More..

California Democrats take aim at Trump, Congress
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

California Democrats take aim at Trump, Congress

Burton, who took over as chairman of the state Democratic Party in 2009, fired off expletives throughout the three-day convention. The convention comes less than a week after the U.S. Rowdy activists organize...More..

Black student's stabbing investigated as possible hate crime
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Black student's stabbing investigated as possible hate crime

Suspect #SeanUrbanski is in "Alt Reich: Nation" https://t.co/CKZ3720Sa5 pic. twitter .com/BityKJpLJH - Shomari Stone (@shomaristone) May 22, 2017 Police also said they believe Sean Urbanski had been drinking be...More..