Missouri governor to pay fee for using non-profit donor list

The state expects major new flooding in the Meramec, Gasconade, and MS rivers. Missouri Governor Eric Greitens has declared a state of emergency because of flooding across southern Missouri . Sunday. Some of Missouri's bridges and structure... More..

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100 days in, Donald Trump says he has brought about 'profound change'

In addition to speaking at the rally, Trump signed two executive orders in Harrisburg, one directing a review all USA trade agreements and the second establishing the Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy. "...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Sebastian Gorka to leave White House

CNN senior White House correspondent Jim Acosta later tweeted that he had confirmed the report . One source told the Examiner that he typically spent his work days "giving White House tours and peelin...More..

White House Wants Constitutional Amendment to Sue News Outlets He Doesn't Like
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

White House Wants Constitutional Amendment to Sue News Outlets He Doesn't Like

Priebus said in an interview on ABC's "The Week" that change in the libel laws have been considered. Reince Preibus statements on stifling the press should alarm even Republicans. When pressed further, he sti...More..

Trump invites Philippines' Duterte to Washington in 'friendly' call
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Trump invites Philippines' Duterte to Washington in 'friendly' call

But when White House chief of staff Reince Priebus was asked on Sunday why Trump was "honouring" Duterte with the White House invitation, he told ABC News network, "I'm not so sure it's a matter of honourin...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

House, Senate approve stopgap bill to keep gov't open

The bill now heads to US President Donald Trump for signing into law. The subsidies will stay in place as Republicans continue their long-stalled effort to repeal Obamacare, something Trump and his aides ho...More..

Bernie Sanders rallies for Democrats in Omaha
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Bernie Sanders rallies for Democrats in Omaha

Others attending wanted to take the Bernie Sanders movement a bit further. 'Something compelled you to find the space and time to be here, and I want you to ask yourself what that reason is, ' she said. "Th...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Elon Poll: Trump keeping promises, even those NC voters dislike

When asked to compare how President Trump is handling the job to how President Obama handled it, 39% said President Trump was doing better, 49% said he was doing worse, and 9% said he was doing about the same. ...More..

U.S. executions: New troubles could resonate in upcoming case
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

U.S. executions: New troubles could resonate in upcoming case

An Associated Press reported said that Williams' body quickly jerked 15 times, then slowly moved another five times. Governor Hutchinson's spokesman, who commented that our client experienced 'involuntary m...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Trump assures wall along Mexico border will be built

On Tuesday afternoon, the Republican congressional leadership offered a revised funding bill that stripped out spending on the border wall but included money to fix existing fencing and install new surveill...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Senate poised to confirm Acosta as Trump's man at Labor

The International Union of Operating Engineers general president, James Callahan, backed Acosta's 2003 Justice Department nomination to head the DOJ's Civil Rights Division., calling him a "reasonable, intellig...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Tensions Simmer in California Despite Conservative Pundit Cancelling Speech

Six people were arrested - one for obstructing an officer and wearing a mask to evade police, and another for possessing a knife. The conservative social and political commentator and writer said she still migh...More..

Saints add safety, trade up for running back in NFL draft
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Saints add safety, trade up for running back in NFL draft

But Loomis acknowledged if No. 11 came down to Lattimore and Mahommes, it would have been Lattimore. Ramcyzk is a Saint but this pick has become known more for who the Saints didn't get. "I explained to them ...More..

House GOP leaders scrounge for votes to exhume health bill
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

House GOP leaders scrounge for votes to exhume health bill

The amendment was negotiated between MacArthur, a leader of the moderate Tuesday Group, and House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows as another effort to bridge the gap between the two groups. Some 52...More..

100 days in, Trump says he's brought about 'profound change'
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

100 days in, Trump says he's brought about 'profound change'

The president is expected to sign an executive order Saturday that will direct his Commerce Department and the U.S. The aim is to determine whether America is being treated fairly by its trading partners and ...More..

Trump orders overhaul of H-1B visas, Indian techies to be hit
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Trump orders overhaul of H-1B visas, Indian techies to be hit

Senior administration officials say that the order will also strengthen rules that bar foreign contractors from bidding on federal government projects. Technology companies have been highly resistant to the m...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Dozens hospitalized after deadly tornadoes hit Texas

It was not immediately known how many people were injured by the tornado, but a Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office dispatcher told NBC Dallas-Fort Worth, " We have a lot of injuries ". PHOTOS: Tornadoes rip th...More..

Trump says he's brought 'profound change' to Washington
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

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

With that backdrop he signed an executive order directing the Commerce Department and the USA trade representative to conduct a study of US trade agreements. The threat from North Korea, getting a health care b...More..

British heavyweight boxing star Joshua knocks out Klitschko
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

British heavyweight boxing star Joshua knocks out Klitschko

In the end, it was the rising star in Joshua that defeated the legend Klitschko by way of an 11th round TKO after a pair of knockdowns forced the referee to step in and call a stop to the action. The 28-year-...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Senate confirms Acosta as Trump's man at labor

Acosta's confirmation will give Trump his first full cabinet since he was sworn into office on January 20. The president and Capitol Hill Republicans pointed to Acosta's unanimous Senate as key qualifiers. Ac...More..

Arkansas Executes Ledell Lee, State's First Inmate Put to Death Since 2005
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Arkansas Executes Ledell Lee, State's First Inmate Put to Death Since 2005

Arkansas has overcome a flurry of court challenges which derailed three other executions and put to death an inmate for the first time in almost 12 years. One of the drug companies was granted a restraini...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Arkansas governor dismisses calls for full execution probe

The Little Rock federal defenders office filed an emergency motion in federal court Friday asking for preservation of evidence " related to the botched execution of Kenneth Williams". Lee was convicted in 19...More..

Court agrees to hold off ruling on carbon restrictions
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Court agrees to hold off ruling on carbon restrictions

At the Trump administration's request, a federal appeals court said it will postpone a ruling on lawsuits challenging Obama-era restrictions on carbon emissions. Pruitt has said repeatedly that he believes th...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

North Korea's failed missile launch 'disrespected' China

The test came as the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier group arrived in waters near the Korean peninsula, where it will join the USS Michigan, a guided missile submarine that docked in South Korea on Tuesday. ...More..

Denver Broncos make Chad Kelly Mr. Irrelevant, and he loves it
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Denver Broncos make Chad Kelly Mr. Irrelevant, and he loves it

By selecting the Rebels' quarterback with the last pick, the Broncos made Kelly 2017's Mr. Kelly plopped down on the couch, and the living room erupted. Kelly considered turning pro, but decided returning for...More..

Congress needs to pass the Miners Protection Act
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Congress needs to pass the Miners Protection Act

If Congress fails to act this week, the beleaguered miners and dependents will be without health insurance, something that came perilously close to happening in December 2016. "We're not leaving until this is c...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Trump, Congress and 100 days: Lofty goals hit reality

It leaves out funding for the wall that Trump has pledged to build on the southern U.S. border with Mexico. Across the Capitol, Senate Democrats late Thursday blocked a quick vote on a short-term spending bi...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Can NASCAR survive the loss of another superstar after this season?

The tweet included the following message: "Just heard Ed Whitaker passed away this morning". Hendrick Motorsports owner Rick Hendrick is thanking the retiring Dale Earnhardt Jr . wins the Pepsi 400 . Dal...More..

NAU Shooting Trial Judge Says No Mistrial
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

NAU Shooting Trial Judge Says No Mistrial

Judge Dan Slayton met with lawyers Thursday morning, a day after he suspended deliberations . "I think that line was crossed, but I don't think it was intentional", Slayton said. Slayton later determined the...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Ann Coulter Cancels Speech at Berkeley after Threats of Protests

Dozens of demonstrators gathered near the campus and rallied to show support for free speech and condemn the views of Ann Coulter and her supporters. But there were no major confrontations between Coulter's s...More..

Body found in Grand Canyon possibly missing teenage boy
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Body found in Grand Canyon possibly missing teenage boy

Standefer was reported missing, along with Lou-Ann Merrell, 62, on April 15 when they were swept into roaring backcountry stream called Tapeats Creek. Authorities say the teenager and his step-grandmother were ...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Sharks veteran Joe Thornton played with torn ACL and MCL

NOTES: Klefbom did not play the third period for Edmonton because of an illness. The Oilers won 3-1. The first two games of the second round will go in Anaheim. "My gut feeling is we ran out of gas in the l...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

'Ministers must do everything possible to ensure Le Pen defeat' - Hollande

The 48-year-old will hope to drive a wedge into a growing rift in Mr Fillon's Républicains party over whether it should actively back Mr Macron in round two. Ms Le Pen, who is against the European Union , said...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

US Congress Passes Short-term Bill to Avert Government Shutdown

House leaders are still short of votes for the revised health bill, though they could bring it to the floor next week if they find the support they need. Republicans have recast the health bill to let states es...More..

Sanders: Trump on right track with North Korea
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Sanders: Trump on right track with North Korea

Pyongyang formally quit the six-party negotiations aimed at curbing its nuclear weapons programme in 2009. While Washington is stressing the need for China to step up pressure on North Korea, Wang said the an...More..