Wisconsin worker still missing after blast

The explosion happened around 11 p.m. Wednesday at the corn mill in Cambria. We have a confirmed fatality, and still two known employees are missing. The cause of explosion remained unclear Friday. School will be back in session Friday with counsel... More..

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by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Kremlin officials talked about 'derogatory' intel on Trump during election

CNN reported Tuesday that Russian government officials had discussed using potential leverage to influence Donald Trump and some of his top aides during the 2016 campaign season. However, the same source cau...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee

Earlier during bee week, the star of the event was 6-year-old Edith Fuller , who became the youngest contestant at the Scripps National Spelling Bee . Twelve-year-old Indian American Ananya Vinay , who lives...More..

Trump's Israel trip sparks 'revival of encouragement'
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump's Israel trip sparks 'revival of encouragement'

The pair are now on a nine-day foreign trip, but it looks like the First Lady is keen on publicly rejecting her husband at every stop off point. President Trump's envoy for the Middle East peace process is ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump Calls Ghani Following Deadly Kabul Attack

The incident in the diplomatic area of Kabul took place around 8:30 am local time after a vehicle packed with explosives was detonated, leaving at least 80 dead and almost 400 others wounded. Germany said an ...More..

GOP health bill a far cry from Trump promises
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

GOP health bill a far cry from Trump promises

Mulvaney, in the Examiner interview, said that the CBO's assumptions about Medicaid cuts were "just absurd", while suggesting a bias in favor of Affordable Care Act's individual mandate, which the GOP bil...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Hollywood reacts fiercely to Trump's retreat from Paris climate treaty

President Donald Trump announced his country's withdrawal from the Agreement. Opponents say withdrawing from the accord is an abdication of United States leadership on a key global challenge. "We've ...More..

Trump talks to key world leaders on Paris treaty decision
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump talks to key world leaders on Paris treaty decision

German Chancellor Angela Merkel made the most relevant observation after Trump's sophomoric performance at the recent North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meetings in Brussels . He said it was steady, princi...More..

Trump asked intelligence officials to deny evidence of Russian Federation collusion
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump asked intelligence officials to deny evidence of Russian Federation collusion

Forty-seven percent of voters say they think Trump removed Comey from power in an effort to hinder the FBI's investigation; only 17 percent of Republican voters share that viewpoint. Fifty-four percent said...More..

Trump scolds North Atlantic Treaty Organisation on spending and terror
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump scolds North Atlantic Treaty Organisation on spending and terror

Finally, as aghast fellow leaders whispered amongst themselves, Trump blasted them for owing "massive amounts of money", leaving allies back in the uncertain space they were previous year. Praise was always goi...More..

China vows to uphold climate pact after US pullout
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

China vows to uphold climate pact after US pullout

Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement has left most world leaders with their heads in hands. However, experts say that the withdrawal of the USA from the Paris pact could pos...More..

Fact-checking President Trump's claims on the Paris climate change deal
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Fact-checking President Trump's claims on the Paris climate change deal

United States allies voiced dismay over Trump's move, and France, Germany and Italy dismissed his suggestion that the global pact could be revised. Brussels and Beijing believe in "the full implementation, ...More..

China is the winner from Trump's climate own goal: Russell
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

China is the winner from Trump's climate own goal: Russell

And if the President wants to break the promises made to our allies enshrined in the historic Paris Agreement , we'll build and strengthen relationships around the world to protect the planet from devastating ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Video shows bounty hunters approach man before shootout

A private investigator says a shooting at a Texas vehicle dealership that left three men dead involved two investigators who had confronted a fugitive wanted in Minnesota on several felony charges. A scuf...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump Tweets About Russian Election Interference

The Washington Post reported that Kushner met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in December to talk about setting up a secret communications channel. According to CNN, Kushner was working with former ...More..

Fake ICE Flyers Targeting 'Illegal Aliens' Torn Down in DC
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Fake ICE Flyers Targeting 'Illegal Aliens' Torn Down in DC

Almost 80 percent of advocates reported that survivors had expressed concerns about contacting police. Forty-three percent of advocates said they had personally worked with a survivor who dropped a civil ...More..

Corey Lewandowski: Trump Is 'The Greatest Communicator' We've Ever Had
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Corey Lewandowski: Trump Is 'The Greatest Communicator' We've Ever Had

In a strategy shift, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Wednesday for the first time referred a reporter's question about the president's actions in regard to the FBI's Russian Federation probe ...More..

Trump's communications director resigns as staff shake-up looms
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump's communications director resigns as staff shake-up looms

Through the laughter, though, you can hear that they're also trying to ask questions about what the president meant by " covfefe ", with each voice pronouncing the word differently. The changes may also include...More..

Florida Gov. and legislative leaders work out budget deal
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Florida Gov. and legislative leaders work out budget deal

Legislators have not yet delivered to Scott other bills that contain an additional $600 million in spending. He has criticized legislators because they rejected his main priorities and have recommended slashing...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Jordan welcomes decision delaying embassy move

Proponents of the move argue that not moving the embassy is a major strategic error that only empowers America's adversaries and damages Israel's standing in the world. The Palestinians are praising President...More..

California bill would punish firms that bid on border wall
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

California bill would punish firms that bid on border wall

Rendon wanted the two bills to live or die together. However, most Democrats said that the issue was too important to stop. And that would mean the measure would require two-thirds votes in both chambers. T...More..

Deja vu: Illinois' legislative session to end without a state budget
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Deja vu: Illinois' legislative session to end without a state budget

The Executive Committee on Tuesday approved a proposal that eases the process of merging or dissolving townships or for cities to absorb townships of the same geographical area. He says lawmakers will continue ...More..

Kushner Companies Questioned By US Lawmakers Over White House Benefits
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Kushner Companies Questioned By US Lawmakers Over White House Benefits

Last week, The Post and The Times reported that Kushner, Trump's son-in-law, proposed setting up a secret communications line with the Kremlin during a meeting in early December at Trump Tower. After he took ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Paris Accord: Angela Merkel vows 'more decisive action than ever' on climate

China and the European Union have swiftly moved to fill the leadership void on the Paris climate pact left by the United States pullout. With some U.S. "Tonight, I wish to tell the United States: France be...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

President Trump isn't putting ME first on climate change

He says the Paris emission reduction commitments were voluntary, which was something the New Zealand Government took advantage of by setting relatively weak targets. The climate agreement, which was finalised i...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Kushner's Russia ties questioned as Trump cites media 'lies'

He added that the 36-year-old, who has a portfolio ranging from Middle East peace to streamlining the federal bureaucracy, is "respected by virtually everyone" and "is a very good person". "We have back-channel...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Reasons Trump Was Right to Pull Out of the Paris Agreement

Trump's decision, he warned, "will cost us influence, cost us jobs , and invite other countries to walk away from solving humanity's most existential crisis". "India stands committed to its commitments made at...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Sheriff: Explosion at Wisconsin plant kills at least 1

Richards earlier said that 16 employees were inside the plant in the Village of Cambria when the blast occurred. Five of the injured were airlifted Wednesday night to the University of Wisconsin Hospital in M...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

The White House Says It Won't Answer Questions About Russia Anymore

Trump also will take more questions directly from the media, Axios reported . At Wednesday's briefing, which was off-camera, one reporter could be heard shouting after the departing press secretary, "How ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

California, other states vow to lead as Trump exits Paris climate pact

We don't want other leaders and other countries laughing at us anymore, and they won't be, they won't be. It was reported that during a phone call with Trump today following POTUS's announcement, Macron ...More..

South Carolina 'Serial Killer' Pleads Guilty in 7 Murders
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

South Carolina 'Serial Killer' Pleads Guilty in 7 Murders

The woman - later identified as Kala Brown, who had been missing since August - told police Kohlhepp killed her boyfriend, Charlie Carver, two months earlier. The murders record began in November 2003 when ...More..

Warm winter and March freeze devastates US peach crops in the south
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Warm winter and March freeze devastates US peach crops in the south

The Georgia Agriculture Commission says the state is expected to lose about $300 million in 2017. You might have to use canned peaches for that cobbler this summer. He said farmers in North Georgia ended up e...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

World leaders say climate change deal can't be renegotiated

The top post on the homepage is about Trump's decision. Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama, who will serve as president of United Nations climate talks in Germany later this year, labelled Trump's ann...More..

1 dead, 2 workers missing after explosion at Wisconsin mill
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

1 dead, 2 workers missing after explosion at Wisconsin mill

Four were treated and released, but one was transferred to the burn unit at University Hospital and another person was admitted to Divine Savior's intensive care unit, hospital spokeswoman Haley Gilman said. Th...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Business leaders react to Trump's Paris accord decision

Mayor Muriel Bowser tweeted that it was "in honor of DC's continued commitment" to the Paris Agreement . CT governor Dan Malloy and Virginia's Terry McAuliffe also expressed interest in joining the new all...More..