Norton police locate missing girl, 6

Friday in Easton. They discovered the girl unharmed in the back seat and brought the driver, Avery Howard, 32, to the police station for questioning. Police had said she was possibly seen on Rt. Norton Police Chief Brian Clark said the girl ha... More..

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Mulvaney Slams Democratic 'Demagoguery' About White House Budget

These include before- and after-school programs for poor students; the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, which helps poor people pay for heat; Community Development Block Grants (which help fund Meals ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Texas Governor still hopeful that state will pass anti-trans bathroom bill

Elements of a bill that passed the House this month have divided Republicans. He attributed his optimism to "the general tone, and the willingness of people to make small concessions in order to build consens...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Commerce secretary appears to fall asleep during Trump's speech

President Donald Trump gives his speech to the Muslim world in Saudi Arabia . Following a tumultuous ten-days for the president where he faced calls for impeachment from some democrats for sharing classif...More..

Talk-Show Hosts Spoof Trump's Israel Visit
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Talk-Show Hosts Spoof Trump's Israel Visit

Trump's rhetoric matches the reality on the ground: Since Israel is one of the top recipients of US military aid, negotiators won't see Washington as a neutral party even if the USA would like to assume that ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

GOP Senators Wrestle With Health-care Overhaul

People without a health problem would be able to buy insurance based on their health. "If you buy a bike it will cost you less than a auto". Previously, for example, people with a history of cancer could be c...More..

Climate, trade, security, migration to figure in tough G7 summit
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Climate, trade, security, migration to figure in tough G7 summit

For Russia to return it would have to adhere to the "Minsk accords, and implementing those, restoring Ukrainian sovereignty", U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters Wednesday. The threat posed b...More..

United States leaks shed light on Manchester attack, but infuriate UK
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

United States leaks shed light on Manchester attack, but infuriate UK

Charlotte Campbell learned only on Wednesday that her 15-year-old daughter Olivia was among those killed in the attack on Manchester Arena . Police said one of the others arrested, in the town of Wigan , ...More..

Manchester Bombing Investigation Leads to Additional Arrests
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Manchester Bombing Investigation Leads to Additional Arrests

U.S law enforcement is being held responsible by British officials, not the White House, for the second leak of information regarding the Manchester terror attack in the United Kingdom, following which the Br...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Patient, Doctor Groups Say New CBO Score Reveals Health Bill's Flaws

They just don't know yet what it will look like. And thus, almost all the talk since the new report came out has been about CBO's assessment of the individual insurance market changes that persuaded the H...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Russian Ambassador Told Moscow Kushner Wanted a Private Channel to Kremlin

The idea was broached during a meeting between Kushner and Kislyak during an early December meeting at Trump Tower, the paper said. It does not mean investigators suspect him of a crime or intend to charge ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

North Carolina gerrymandered districts suppressed black votes, Supreme Court rules

We accordingly affirm the judgment of the District Court. They found that this was another example of the excessive use of race in redistricting. Writing for the court, Justice Elena Kagan said the st...More..

Virginia State Police trooper shot, suspect manhunt ongoing
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Virginia State Police trooper shot, suspect manhunt ongoing

They say one suspect struggled with the trooper and shot him, before fleeing the scene on foot. Friday night around 7:25 p.m., a Richmond police officer and the state police special agent saw a vehicle park t...More..

Boating safety for Memorial Day weekend
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Boating safety for Memorial Day weekend

Last year, there were not any boating-related fatalities over the holiday weekend for the second consecutive year. Free of charge, they'll provide a specialist to check out your boat and make helpful boating sa...More..

SCDNR looking into photos of young alligator forced to drink beer
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

SCDNR looking into photos of young alligator forced to drink beer

Joseph Andrew Floyd, 20, and Zachary Lloyd Brown, 21, both of Ridgeland, were each charged with harassment of an alligator, The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources said on Friday. One photo shows smo...More..

Metro Atlanta's jobless rate declines to 4.5 percent
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Metro Atlanta's jobless rate declines to 4.5 percent

Employment in the goods-producing industries, up 1,200 jobs, or 1.3 percent, increased for the first time in 24 months. Claims were down by 362 (34.5 percent) from 1,050 in April 2016. But while the number of l...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Texas House Declines To Negotiate With Senate On Its Proposed 'Bathroom' Compromise

Many states have balked at such bills after North Carolina was thrust into political and economic upheaval over its law, which was partially repealed in March. "Well here's the irony, it's Joe Straus who's...More..

Paris climate commitment 'crippling' to US growth: White House
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Paris climate commitment 'crippling' to US growth: White House

The European Union is also represented. However, earlier this month the White House said Trump needed more time and would not make up his mind until returning from Europe. Only two nations - Syria and...More..

New South Korean government clears civic exchange with North
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

New South Korean government clears civic exchange with North

Stewart and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats spoke days after North Korea tested its second ballistic missile in the span of a week. The regime's oft-stated goal is to ideal a nuclear warhead tha...More..

BOMBSHELL: Jared Kushner Reportedly Wanted Secret Communications Channel With Kremlin
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

BOMBSHELL: Jared Kushner Reportedly Wanted Secret Communications Channel With Kremlin

Fratty scarecrow Jared Kushner proposed to Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak the possibility of establishing a secret communications channel between Donald Trump's transition team and the Kremlin, U.S. Th...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Tillerson holds briefing in Saudi Arabia without US press

When Chris Wallace quizzed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson about a sword dance he performed the night before with Saudi Arabians during the first night of President Donald Trump's overseas trip, the "Fox N...More..

Colorado oil tank blast kills worker, spurs safety questions
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Colorado oil tank blast kills worker, spurs safety questions

Anadarko Petroleum is under investigation for owning a gas well linked to the Firestone explosion. Investigators blamed the explosion on unrefined, odorless natural gas from a severed 1-inch (2.5-centime...More..

Former Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in '80s
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Former Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in '80s

LaHood said the new murder charge is based on fresh evidence that came to light and a review of old evidence. A Texas nurse who's been serving a 99-year prison sentence for the fatal overdose of an infant...More..

OH police officer shot after man opens fire in nursing home
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

OH police officer shot after man opens fire in nursing home

She, nurse Marlina Medrano and Kirkersville Police Chief Steven Eric Disario were killed in the Friday attack. Investigators believe Hartless died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to local medi...More..

Senate issues subpoenas targeting Michael Flynn's businesses
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Senate issues subpoenas targeting Michael Flynn's businesses

Warner and Burr said the committee would also send a letter to Flynn's attorney to push back against Flynn's refusal to comply. Details of the conversations, some of which have not been previously reported ,...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Texas governor Greg Abbott draws criticism for joke about shooting journalists

Texas governor Greg Abbott speaks during an interview on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange July 14, 2015. Senate Bill 7 provides the Texas Education Agency, law enforcement and local school distric...More..

Is 'bathroom bill' proof that business no longer drives the Texas Legislature?
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Is 'bathroom bill' proof that business no longer drives the Texas Legislature?

GOODWYN: Houston Representative Senfronia Thompson stood in the Texas House holding up a picture of a Jim Crow-era bathroom sign. Texas Republicans have been pushing an aggressive agenda despite promised ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Stirpe: All New Yorkers deserve affordable and quality health care

Starting in 2014, members and their staffs had to use federal or state health care exchanges instead of the coverage that is available to most government workers. If we are to analyze the House GOP bill, it i...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Manchester bombing: 'Forgive me' - attacker's final call to mum

The pictures appeared a day after the bomber's name was briefed to the USA media against the wishes of Greater Manchester Police, hours after Home Secretary Amber Rudd revealed she had told United States auth...More..

Texas pushes ahead with 'bathroom bill' as others shy away
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Texas pushes ahead with 'bathroom bill' as others shy away

Rick Perry, now the US energy secretary, whose voice cracked as he spoke during a ceremony honoring his father, Joseph "Ray" Perry, who died earlier this month at age 92. Democrats have criticized Republicans ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Ex-CIA chief shines light on nexus of Trump, Russia

He said they are also seeking any documents or memos related to a Washington Post report that Trump asked Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and Adm. "They ought to work with the committee"....More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

G7 mustn't waver on Russia sanctions: Tusk

That's a far cry from what he said Thursday. Cohn had said earlier in the week that Trump was "looking at" the issue of Russian Federation sanctions and that the White House did not yet have a position ....More..

More arrests over Manchester bombing as United Kingdom raises terror alert
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

More arrests over Manchester bombing as United Kingdom raises terror alert

A fifth man who was carrying a suspect package was then detained in Wigan , northwest of the city. No one has yet been charged in the bombing. Abedi, a 22-year-old British citizen, grew up in the Moss Side ...More..

TPP Trade Deal Members Seek to Move Ahead Without US
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

TPP Trade Deal Members Seek to Move Ahead Without US

The focus is on whether the 16 nations can make concessions, with some countries seeking high-standard trade and investment rules while others are looking for swift implementation rather than the quality of the...More..

Illinois Senate Approves Changes to Workers Comp System
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Illinois Senate Approves Changes to Workers Comp System

The letter was sent to Frederick H. Waddell, Chairman of the Civic Committee of the Commercial Club of Chicago, a group that showcases political speakers and programs in Chicago. Lou Lang, D-Skokie, said. I agr...More..