Former official says she warned White House about Flynn

She was understood to be referring to telephone calls between Flynn and Russian ambassador to Moscow Sergey Kislyak before Trump took office. "To state the obvious: You don't want your national security adviser compromised with the Russians". More..

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AAP hacked 'look-alike' gadget, not our EVM: EC

He showed how simple it was for an engineering graduate such as himself to rig a voting machine, and challenged scientists to prove him wrong. Malviya Nagar MLA Somnath Bharti said the tampering of EVMs was "...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Judges Question Religious 'Neutrality' of Trump's Revised Travel Ban

Had President Obama issued the exact same executive order, even the ACLU agreed that it would be constitutional. She also expressed skepticism about Wall's position. presidents have wide powers. The court was...More..

Chelsea Manning releases 1st statement since clemency win
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Chelsea Manning releases 1st statement since clemency win

Chelsea Manning, 29, has served almost seven years in a military prison in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, after being convicted of leaking more than 700,000 classified documents, videos, diplomatic cables and battle...More..

Republicans feel heat for excluding women from health care group
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Republicans feel heat for excluding women from health care group

Rob Portman, a Republican, said he does not support the House bill in its current form, in part because it does not protect Ohioans who benefited from the Medicaid expansion. But she said some could choose to u...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Abedin didn't send as many emails as Comey said

The FBI on Tuesday corrected the sworn testimony of Director James Comey, who last week told Congress that a top aide to Hillary Clinton had sent " hundreds and thousands " of emails to her husband's laptop, ...More..

Rep. Raul Labrador joins Idaho governor's race
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Rep. Raul Labrador joins Idaho governor's race

To comply with both the spirit and the letter of the law, I have filed the appropriate campaign finance form required to register as a candidate for Governor. "Idahoans, including myself, look forward to hearin...More..

Iowa Rep. Rod Blum quits interview over town hall questions
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Iowa Rep. Rod Blum quits interview over town hall questions

There was really no doubt the state's lone Democrat, Rep. Dave Loebsack, would vote against it. The question that pushed Rep. Rod Blum (R-IA) over the edge concerned the congressman's decision to screen town ha...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Family of shooting victims: Arrest bittersweet

They believed he was responsible for nine ambushes that killed seven people , including a 12-year-old girl, and put the city on edge. Numerous shootings took place in a predominately Latino neighborhood of t...More..

Missouri Valley Conference invites Valpo to join the league
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Missouri Valley Conference invites Valpo to join the league

The Valley's news release was two sentences long and stated there would be "no further comment pending the negotiation of terms". Valparaiso, best known for its men's basketball team, burst onto the national ...More..

Analysts Estimates And Ratings General Electric Company (GE)
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Analysts Estimates And Ratings General Electric Company (GE)

Other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. owned about 0.09% of Portland General Electric Company worth $3,487,000 as of its most recent SEC ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Reactions to healthcare bill: 'It isn't good for my family' (Your letters)

With GOP senators starting work on their version, Democrats wrote that the House bill "has an uncertain path to the president's desk". "I think overall they're going in the right direction", Couladis said...More..

Suspect in University of Texas stabbings had mental health trouble
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Suspect in University of Texas stabbings had mental health trouble

He said Brown was "trying to decide what path he wanted to follow in life". The 21-year-old suspect, identified as Kendrex J. White , surrendered to police. The suspect was arrested after walking into a do...More..

Trump White House kept travel ban secret from its first attorney general
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump White House kept travel ban secret from its first attorney general

Yates' comments came after former Obama officials revealed that the outgoing president himself firmly warned Trump against naming Flynn as national security advisor, just two days after the November 8 election...More..

National Monuments President Trump Wants to Shut Down
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

National Monuments President Trump Wants to Shut Down

The order could affect the status of the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument designated by President Barack Obama in October 2014 , as well as the Mojave Trails National Monument, created in February 2016...More..

SUV accelerates, crashes during auto auction; 3 dead, 9 hurt
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

SUV accelerates, crashes during auto auction; 3 dead, 9 hurt

The cause of the accident has yet to be confirmed, but it's believed he may have confused the accelerator pedal with the brake. The driver , a man in his 70s, was not hospitalized. It was nearly like a bomb....More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Colorado Lawmakers React To New Health Care Bill

But when they tell you the Republican bill is abandoning people with pre-existing conditions, that is simply fake news. Even after the House passed his health care bill, Trump promised it would lead to lo...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

SKorean conservative describes election as 'war'

Liberal politician Moon Jae-in is expected to win South Korea's presidential election on Tuesday, exit polls showed an expected victory that would end almost a decade of conservative rule and bring a more c...More..

Texas Sues Austin in Effort to Enforce Sanctuary Cities' Ban
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Texas Sues Austin in Effort to Enforce Sanctuary Cities' Ban

The problem is that it was a huge misfire. Opponents blast the Texas bill as a version of Arizona's immigration crackdown law, SB 1070, which launched protests, lawsuits and national controversy in 2010. Crit...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

United Nations climate talks kick off in Bonn

Like Trump, Pruitt has questioned the consensus of climate scientists that man-made carbon emissions are the primary driver of global warming . The decision to participate in this week's United Nations cl...More..

Suspect in doctors' slayings once worked at their posh condo
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Suspect in doctors' slayings once worked at their posh condo

Richard Fields, one of the two doctors killed in a luxury Boston condominium last Friday, is asking others to consider a donation to Doctors Without Borders in the couple's memory. "His tragic and sudden pass...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Condoleezza Rice argues against removing slave owners' statues

The 486-page book is at its core a push-back to the America First ideology advocated by candidate Trump, the sense that the United States should be less engaged in worldwide affairs and less concerned about a...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Feds won't charge Baton Rouge officers

Justice Department officials that Officer Blane Salamoni walked up to Sterling before their fatal confrontation and said: "I'm going to shoot you, bitch". "This is an unfortunate reality of police work" Amundso...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Cop Who Killed Jordan Edwards Fired, Family Calls for Criminal Charges

The suburban Texas police officer who shot and killed 15-year-old Jordan Edwards after firing into a vehicle of teenagers leaving a party Saturday night has been fired, police announced on Tuesday. Oliver sho...More..

Travel ban arguments focus on Trump's comments about Muslims
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Travel ban arguments focus on Trump's comments about Muslims

JAMES WYNN: Well, we're already in uncharted territory, I think, here. SIEGEL: NPR's Carrie Johnson was in the courtroom, and she's on the line now to talk about the cases for and against. "Can we look at his...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Former Bachelor Chris Soules Reportedly In Custody After Fatal Hit & Run Accident

Police told the outlet that Soules fled the scene, leaving behind his truck. He was arrested and booked into jail Monday night. Both the tractor and truck were going southbound on the road about 15 miles sou...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

President Trump to Meet with Pope Francis at the Vatican

At the Vatican, Trump is expected to meet with Pope Francis . President Donald Trump will make the first foreign trip of his presidency this month, and it's a real doozy. Despite this and a so-called "Mu...More..

Trump Says NRA Gun Lobby Has 'Friend' in White House
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump Says NRA Gun Lobby Has 'Friend' in White House

Lewis declined to say Trump's name out loud while referencing the president's Friday visit. The National Rifle Association's leaders reflected on the past year, looking back on the election victory for Presid...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Fraternity, 18 Members Charged in Penn State Student's Death

Charges against the Beta Theta Pi frat brothers range from involuntary manslaughter to hazing to furnishing alcohol to minors and evidence tampering, the Centre County district attorney announced Friday. Pe...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump to hold crunch meeting on Paris climate deal

Climate negotiators return for talks in Bonn on Tuesday under the cloud of Donald Trump's threats to pull America from the hard-fought Paris Agreement, as the president prepares to hold a special meeting to dis...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

White House: Republicans to be rewarded for health care vote

Speaking at a news conference Sunday in Manhattan, where she was joined by health care advocates and New Yorkers fighting long-term illnesses, Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) pressed her Republican colleagues to oppose t...More..

New Orleans removes first of four statues deemed racially offensive
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

New Orleans removes first of four statues deemed racially offensive

New Orleans' plans to remove Confederate monuments also took flight after the Charleston slayings, which left nine people dead. Some city officials in the majority African-American city say they have rec...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Health Care repeal passes US House

But under the Republican bill that passed the House, healthy people will no longer be subsidizing sick people. "The Senate is starting from scratch". The American Action Network, with links to House GOP lea...More..

Trump, Turnbull in healthcare controversy
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump, Turnbull in healthcare controversy

President Donald Trump suggested Friday that Obamacare is so terrible that it has left the United States with the absolute worst health-care system in the entire world. "But when everything comes together with ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Tornadoes, storms kill 11 in southern US

The Rustic Barn, an event hall, which suffered major tornado damage, is seen from an unmanned aerial vehicle in Canton, Texas on April 30. Fort Worth's Cliff Henthorn took this photo after Saturday's tor...More..