Trump says Kathy Griffin 'should be ashamed of herself'

I understand how it offends people. It wasn't amusing - I get it. I made a mistake. The images will be taken down and she has asked the photographer to take down the images, she continued. joined the foray, rhetorically asking the Twitter world to ... More..

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Walker open to tolling interstates, with conditions
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Walker open to tolling interstates, with conditions

But this fall, the DOT plans to spend more than $100 million to add lanes on the northbound side of I-90/39 through Janesville. For months the transportation debate has centered on whether to increase gas tax...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Has Donald Trump been buying followers on Twitter?

Only Trump and perhaps some collection of his advisors know for certain if this president bought any of his 31 million followers. The president now enjoys 31 million followers on Twitter, far less than Barac...More..

Texas Is About To Pass A 'Bathroom Bill' For Public Schools
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Texas Is About To Pass A 'Bathroom Bill' For Public Schools

It requires school districts also accommodate students by providing access to a single stall bathroom. She was surprised Sunday night when she found out it was still alive in the final days of the Texas leg...More..

Tiger Woods Arrested for a DUI
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Tiger Woods Arrested for a DUI

Woods later issued an apology in a statement , insisting it was nothing to do with alcohol, but rather was caused by an "unexpected reaction to prescribed medication". TIGER WOODS had no alcohol in his breath ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Trump's communications director set to leave White House - Trump adviser

White House communications director Mike Dubke has resigned only three months after being hired by President Donald Trump . Back from overseas and confronting an unforgiving political environment, Presi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Pentagon: US successfully destroys ICBM target in defense test

People watch as the Ground-based Midcourse Defense element of the US ballistic missile defense system launches during a flight test from Vandenberg Air Force Base , May 30, 2017. But the interceptors , ba...More..

Most Americans want Senate to change or ditch House health-care bill
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Most Americans want Senate to change or ditch House health-care bill

Drilling down to Republicans, only 30 percent said the bill delivered on all or most of Trump's health care promises. Wednesday's survey from the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation also finds a growing shar...More..

Man with a fake gun is in custody after Orlando airport standoff
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Man with a fake gun is in custody after Orlando airport standoff

He faces one count of aggravated assault with a firearm on a law enforcement officer. Negotiators were eventually able to convince him to surrender peacefully. Passengers and employees bolted once they realiz...More..

Colorado governor pardons man facing deportation
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Colorado governor pardons man facing deportation

And in May, Lima-Marin found total support from nearly the entire legal system. But after Lima-Marin was freed again this week, agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) took him into federal...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Protest sparks Texas lawmaker threats of gun violence

Republican representative Matt Rinaldi announced that he had called Immigration and Customs Enforcement on protesters who held signs that read "I am illegal and here to stay ", and verbal and physical alterc...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Town that denied mosque permit to pay Islamic group $3.25M

Department of Justice, which sued Bernards Township in November 2016. Under the settlement, the group will be allowed to build the mosque. As part of a separate lawsuit brought by the Islamic Society ag...More..

Bill to review national minimum wage every five years passes second reading
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Bill to review national minimum wage every five years passes second reading

Gbajabiamila, who blamed the continuous clamour for increased minimum wage by workers across the country on inflation, described salary as a major component of workers' welfare, adding that there was the need f...More..

Texas Dem denies threatening colleague on legislature floor
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Texas Dem denies threatening colleague on legislature floor

During a heated exchange of words that appeared to get physical, Representative Rinaldi reportedly told Democratic representative Poncho Nevarez that he would shoot him in self-defense, in a Facebook post ...More..

Man with fake gun in custody at Orlando airport
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Man with fake gun in custody at Orlando airport

The suspect was speaking with a crisis negotiator, according to earlier Twitter posts by Orlando police . A man with a gun sparked a major security alert at Florida's Orlando International Airport on Tuesd...More..

Armed man in custody at Orlando airport; no one hurt
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Armed man in custody at Orlando airport; no one hurt

They added that "hundreds" of officers responded to the crisis and brought the situation under control quickly. Authorities quickly contained the situation, and police have confirmed that the man has been tak...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Recruiting proves difficult as Trump weighs staff shake-up

Trump tweeted Tuesday: "Russian officials must be laughing at the US & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News". Bossie told "Fox & Friends" that the Trump administrati...More..

Here's what the Supreme Court might look at — Travel ban case
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Here's what the Supreme Court might look at — Travel ban case

Attorney General Jeff Sessions quickly vowed to appeal to the Supreme Court . The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, in a 10-3 ruling, made a decision to uphold a lower court ruling. This is the 4th Circuit Court...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Year-old is youngest competitor at the Scripps National Spelling Bee

There are lots of things that divide us in these polarizing times, but rest assured there are plenty that unite us, too - like our inability to spell common words correctly. Then suddenly you ask yourself, "How...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Two more arrests over Manchester attack: British police

A venue has not yet been revealed but it will not be held at Manchester Arena, where the terrorist attack took place, just after Ariana had finished performing to 21,000 fans. According to ABC News , 10 pe...More..

Lt. Gov. Calley To Make Announcement
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Lt. Gov. Calley To Make Announcement

Calley went on to say that this measure would save tax dollars and give them more time to live and work under the very laws they pass. The Republican lieutenant governor announced the Clean MI Government pr...More..

Maine police officers hurt, 1 critical, after boat crash
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Maine police officers hurt, 1 critical, after boat crash

Maine Game Wardens have recovered the body of a missing canoer in the Saco River in Fryeburg. Emotional testimony from the bystander who was the first to respond when two police officers crashed their boat on...More..

Donald Trump attacks 'fake news' following Kushner reports
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Donald Trump attacks 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Rep. Adam Schiff , the top Democrat on the House intelligence committee, said Sunday on ABC that United States officials need to get to the bottom of the allegations against Kushner, including if Kushner was...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Texas Legislature Passes $217 Billion Budget

Critics worry the proposal weakens limits in place since 1995, which only allow the board to seek edits to textbooks for factual errors or to better align with Texas curriculum. Only Texas' governor can call ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Sean Spicer Was Weirdly Unprepared to Talk About Trump's Favorite Subject

On Tuesday, Sean Spicer held his first press briefing in two weeks, following Donald Trump's first trip overseas as president. "The relationships Jared was able to establish during the transition helped d...More..

Howard throws 4-hit shutout to lead TCU past Kansas
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Howard throws 4-hit shutout to lead TCU past Kansas

The teams will meet again in an elimination game Saturday night. TCU had already beaten Texas three times in Fort Worth during the regular season. In the top of the fifth inning, Kacy Clemens led off with...More..

Trump condemns 'unacceptable' racially charged Portland attack
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Trump condemns 'unacceptable' racially charged Portland attack

They intervened when Christian started yelling hate speech in a tirade at two Muslim women, one of whom was wearing a hijab, police said. He says he hopes their actions inspire "changes in the political d...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

United Kingdom police hunt Manchester bomber's network

It was activated after a meeting of the Government's emergency Cobra committee. Britain's terror threat level was raised to "critical" - the highest level - on Tuesday over concern another attack could be immin...More..

Devout Catholic Sean Spicer Excluded From Trump's Vatican Trip
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Devout Catholic Sean Spicer Excluded From Trump's Vatican Trip

At the end of the meeting, there was an exchange of gifts, as is customary. But Francis underscored his concern by including among his gifts to Trump a copy of a document he has written denouncing human contr...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Higher power: LeBron soaring into 7th straight NBA Finals

In fact, he seems to think it's pretty ridiculous that everyone's calling his club the favorites. When you do that, the things you go over every day, the plays, when you get to the game either they work or they...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Oklahoma rallies, Vanderbilt survives a scare in NCAA golf

But an IL comeback seemed inevitable, and the tide started to turn on the back nine, led by Nick Hardy who turned a two-hole deficit into a two-hole lead in just five holes starting at the tenth. OU started slo...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Deadlocked over the Bathroom Bill

Earlier this week, Straus's House amended the Senate's bathroom bill and passed what Patrick saw as a water-down version of the legislation. Tensions between the chambers have spiked. The sponsors want to t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

U.S. 'Successfully Intercepted' ICBM in Test, Says Pentagon

The U.S. military destroyed a mock intercontinental ballistic missile thousands of miles over the Pacific for the first time Tuesday, a step forward for a missile-defense program that has taken on new significa...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Portland Murder Suspect Calls Stabbings 'Patriotism' In First Court Appearance

PORTLAND , OR (KATU/CNN) - Two people were killed in an attack on a Portland, OR, train Friday. Marcus Knipe, who is a veteran of the Iraqi war said the first thing to come to his mind is that he knew how...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

CBO: Hundreds of Thousands of Coloradans Could Lose Health Coverage

That's according to a new analysis from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office released Wednesday. Senate Republicans are holding closed-door meetings in an effort to write their own legislation. T...More..