Sean Spicer might be leaving White House podium

Sanders has previously stated that the administration has been seeking inputs from several people, which is part of their plan to expand the communications operations. "No decisions have been made". Spicer's retreat from public view has occurred sl... More..

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Justices say government can't refuse disparaging trademarks

Marshall changes the name of his football team from the Boston Braves to the Boston Redskins to avoid having the same nickname as the baseball team. In 2015, the Pew Research Center found that 40 percent o...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Justices take on fight over partisan electoral maps

But the Supreme Court has never found a plan unconstitutional because of partisan gerrymandering . However, it has, as recently as this year, nixed districts that were devised in order to dilute the vo...More..

Supreme Court to hear partisan gerrymandering case
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Supreme Court to hear partisan gerrymandering case

The justices on Monday said they will decide whether Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin drew electoral districts so out of whack with the state's political breakdown that they violated the constitutional ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Sekulow Hits Cable News Circuit Hard For Trump

He must convince the entire world that the story printed in The Washington Post that alleges Donald Trump is under investigation for obstruction of justice is false, all while the half-wit that he's rep...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Russian diplomat condemns US for downing Syrian fighter jet

Rhetoric between the United States and Russian Federation has escalated since an American jet shot down a Syrian plane on Sunday. The Russians, who have been providing air cover for Assad's forces since 2015, a...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

US working to relaunch military hotline with Russia

Syria attacks America's allies against Islamic State militants. The US military has said it was repositioning its aircraft over Syria to ensure the safety of American air crews targeting the self-proclaim...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Accused murderer George Brinkman expected to face Cuyahoga County judge

Authorities in Stark County had been asked to look for Brinkman on Sunday because he was a person of interest in the deaths of the mother and her two daughters. Brinkman reportedly knew the people who live ...More..

Cosby prosecutor fights release of juror names
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Cosby prosecutor fights release of juror names

Although he gave the jurors this instruction, one alternate who did not decide on the outcome spoke to NBC News . McCloskey also described one of the most memorable pieces of evidence from the courtroom: ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Conrad Roy III's family breaks their silence after Michelle Carter is convicted

She brushed off "his fears" and "concerns", according to Moniz, and when the Mattapoisett teen shut the door of his truck and ended his life, Carter was to blame. You need to do it like you did last time ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Trump confirms he's being investigated for Comey firing

Rosenstein is overseeing the probe by Mueller , which has reportedly expanded to include whether Trump obstructed justice when he fired Comey and allegedly pressured intelligence officials on the Russia...More..

Top US diplomat asks for
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Top US diplomat asks for "flexibility" as Congress passes new Russian Federation sanctions

The only senators who voted against the measure were Republicans Rand Paul and Mike Lee. Adopted overwhelmingly as an amendment to an Iran sanctions bill , the measure targets Russia's cyber espionage enti...More..

Senate Votes 98-2 to Impose New Sanctions on Iran, Russia
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Senate Votes 98-2 to Impose New Sanctions on Iran, Russia

The Senate said the new measures were meant to punish Moscow for Russia's violation of Ukraine's territorial integrity, cyberattacks and interference in the 2016 US elections. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Ran...More..

White House Doesn't Want Its 'Evasive Answers' On Tape — CNN Reporter
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

White House Doesn't Want Its 'Evasive Answers' On Tape — CNN Reporter

Before Trump took office, there had been concerns among the White House press corps that his team would scale back the number of daily press briefings, or move them to another location, outside of the West Wing...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

US Lawmaker Shot at Baseball Practice Remains in Critical Condition

He added that Scalise would be in the hospital "for some time " and would need "a period of healing and rehabilitation" after being discharged. Capitol Hill Police officers stand watch outside the House ...More..

North Korea releases imprisoned American student
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

North Korea releases imprisoned American student

A military airplane carrying Otto Warmbier landed in his hometown of Cincinnati shortly before 10:20 pm (0220 GMT Wednesday), CBS News reported . Donald Trump said early in his campaign for the presidenc...More..

Georgia GOP district chairman: Baseball practice shooting will win us the election
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Georgia GOP district chairman: Baseball practice shooting will win us the election

Voters will decide Georgia's special election between Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel , a race seen as an early bellwether in how the makeup of Congress could change during next year's midt...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Rain Chances Stay in the Forecast this Week; Increasing Mid-Week

Wednesday night , mostly clear, with a low around 63. Tuesday: Mostly cloudy skies with showers and thunderstorms likely after 4 p.m.; high near 85 with a low around 72. Saturday: A 40 percent chance of sh...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

UK PM May says attack on Muslims near mosque is 'sickening'

In a statement , the director of the Brussels-based European Network Against Racism (ENAR) strongly condemned the attack that killed at least one and injured 10 others outside a north London mosque early ...More..

Details needed on health care plan -- Mark Severtson
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Details needed on health care plan -- Mark Severtson

Now that they have total control of their own destiny, they have been unable to articulate a plan, much less send it to President Donald Trump to sign. The aide added that Democrats would also initiate parlia...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Imam hailed for bravery after holding and protecting van attack suspect

The van slammed into worshipers leaving the mosque after midnight Ramadan prayers, killing one person and injured 10 others. Now, many people have reached out following the shocking terror incident on soc...More..

Tehran terror attack mastermind killed
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Tehran terror attack mastermind killed

Also, the intelligence office of Iran's Fars province announced that seven people affiliated to terrorist groups were arrested in an operation on Thursday and Friday, semi-official Mehr news agency reporte...More..

Puerto Rico Backs Statehood in Referendum Boycotted by Opposition Groups
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Puerto Rico Backs Statehood in Referendum Boycotted by Opposition Groups

Protesters in favor of Puerto Rico's independence protest after a referendum was held on the island's status by marching through the financial district, known as the golden mile, in San Juan, Puerto Rico , S...More..

US Congressman Scalise Showing Improvement After Being Shot — Lead Surgeon
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

US Congressman Scalise Showing Improvement After Being Shot — Lead Surgeon

Scott Applewhite, File). Several Republican and Democratic members of the House of Representatives and Senate on Thursday said a security review was long overdue. "The. ways they could do that is you've ever ...More..

Led Coalition Shoots Down Syrian Military Jet West Of Raqqa, Pentagon Says
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Led Coalition Shoots Down Syrian Military Jet West Of Raqqa, Pentagon Says

The American F/A-18E Super Hornet shot down the Syrian SU-22 at around 7pm (local time) as it "dropped bombs near SDF fighters" south of the town of Tabqa , the coalition said in a statement . A defense...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Potential Flooding And Severe Storms

Throughout the morning Monday, we have a mix of sun and clouds overhead with the occasional shower rolling through. Main threats with these storms include strong/damaging winds, heavy rainfall creating flash ...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Aaron Judge owned the Angels Twitter Account

Bundy has won his last two starts against the Yankees , and won't be intimidated by the Bronx Bombers, who are one of the league leaders in homeruns, thanks to the play of rookie Aaron Judge and Gary Sanchez...More..

Scalise upgraded to 'serious' condition, able to speak to family
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Scalise upgraded to 'serious' condition, able to speak to family

Louisiana congressman Steve Scalise has been upgraded from "critical" to "serious condition". The 51-year-old remains in a critical condition. And while it is helpful for investigators to know Hodgkinson...More..

1 killed as man attacks London mosque
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

1 killed as man attacks London mosque

Three men who restrained him later praised the efforts of Mohammed Mahmoud, imam of the mosque, who arrived at the scene and urged the crowd to remain calm and await police, the BBC reported Monday. "We mus...More..

'Hell, nah!': High profile National Basketball Association champions oppose visiting Trump in White House
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

'Hell, nah!': High profile National Basketball Association champions oppose visiting Trump in White House

A fabulous first one with and for Durant. Since Trump was sworn into office, he has been visited by championship teams such as the New England Patriots and Clemson Tigers, and the Pittsburgh Penguins have said...More..

12 killed in Taliban attack on Afghan police
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

12 killed in Taliban attack on Afghan police

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed responsibility for the operation in a statement. For the second time in a week, a man in an Afghan army uniform opened fire on USA service members at a base in A...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Keeping an eye on the tropics: 2 systems could become hurricanes

Forecasters said the system will move out into the central or southern Gulf on Monday . Hurricane hunter aircraft are scheduled to go into both systems today - a rare occurrence. The Yucatan disturbance is e...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Republicans decry Trump's reversal of Cuba policies

Trump's brushes with world leaders, the most recent of which was with Germany's Angela Merkel have soured USA ties and diminished its position in the comity of nations. The people who run private restaurants an...More..

Trump 'being investigated for obstruction of justice'
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Trump 'being investigated for obstruction of justice'

In a series of statements on Twitter on Thursday, Mr Trump repeated his claim that Mr Mueller's investigation is a "WITCH HUNT" based on the "phony" premise of possible collusion between Russian Federat...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Supreme Court to Review Partisan Redistricting in Wisconsin Case

Republicans are the most frequent beneficiaries, largely because their success around the country in the 2010 elections let them draw numerous current maps. The court ordered the state to redraw them by Novembe...More..