Thousands Walk To Slain Muslim Teen's Funeral In Virginia

Nabra was the eldest of Egyptian American Mohmoud Hassanen's four daughters . If you think for a minute that her appearance had nothing to do with this crime, you're lying to yourself. He said his daughter "loved everybody". The Fairfax County Po... More..

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by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Maryland, DC sue Trump for accepting funds without congressional approval

Attorneys general for D.C. and Maryland filed a lawsuit against U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday, claiming he has trampled on anti-corruption constitutional clauses. #White House spokesman Sean Spice...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Trump reportedly wants 'more heart' in GOP health care overhaul

Johnson now serves on the GOP working group that is drafting the Senate version of the American Health Care Act . Senate Democrats, meanwhile, have been invoking a procedural rule to delay action on the meas...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Grassley: Transparency concerns about health care bill 'somewhat overblown'

McConnell says Republicans will have a "discussion draft" of a GOP-only bill scuttling former President Barack Obama's health care law by Thursday. Senate Republican leadership plans to release the text of ...More..

Tropical Storm Cindy churns tides in Gulf
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy churns tides in Gulf

The remnants of Cindy will track to the east along that front and could impact the weather in the Carolinas this weekend. Tornadoes, too, have been reported in southern Louisiana and the Florida Panhand...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

U.S. appellate court again rules against Trump's travel ban

The administration has appealed that ruling to the Supreme Court . "From day one, I saw President Trump's Muslim ban for what it was, and so have multiple courts across the country", said Herring, in...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Trump financial form shows revenue up at Mar-a-Lago

His Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida , which he's visited seven times as president, pulled in millions of dollars more than it had previously. The 98-page document posted on the ethics office's website late ...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

McCain Has a Suggestion for Americans Wanting to Travel to North Korea

A cause of death hasn't been determined for a 22-year-old college student who was detained for almost a year and a half in North Korea before being sent home in a coma , an OH coroner's office said Tuesday...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Cindy brings tornado threat to Gulf Coast

Cindy is expected to produce rainfall totals of 6 to 9 inches with isolated maximum amounts of 12 inches over southeastern Louisiana, southern MS, southern Alabama and western portions of the Florida Panhan...More..

Death of Muslim girl not believed to be hate crime
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Death of Muslim girl not believed to be hate crime

The Daily Beast first reported that the possibility of rape was under investigation, and that police had found a pair of woman's underwear near Hassanen's body. Egypt's Al-Azhar denounced on Tuesday the mu...More..

How Twitter reacted to the Queen's Speech
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

How Twitter reacted to the Queen's Speech

During Queen Elizabeth's speech this morning-an address to Parliament during which the monarch lays out the Prime Minister's legislative plans for the coming year-Trump was notably absent from a list of upcomin...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

U.S. footwear sector urges new NAFTA rules of origin

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer told the Senate Finance Committee that he wants to shorten aspects of the negotiations with Mexico and Canada in the modernization of the 23-year-old pact. Cana...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy threatens 17 million along the Gulf Coast

The biggest worry with the storm is all the heavy rain it's spinning into Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and the Florida panhandle, where rain amounts may exceed 10 inches in the next 48 hours. Also, a Tornado...More..

Tropical storm watch issued for upper Texas Coast
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Tropical storm watch issued for upper Texas Coast

In coastal MS, some areas received 6 to 9 inches (150-230 millimeters). A tropical storm warning was in effect along the coast from San Luis Pass, Texas, to the mouth of the Mississippi River. A tropical storm ...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Trump discloses profits and losses in financial report

For 20 of his most prominent resort and golf club holdings - including the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, and Mar-a-Lago, the private club in Florida - total revenues for the most recen...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

A Somber Queen's Speech Unveils A Brexit-Centric Agenda In The UK

Out of the 24 bills announced, eight relate to Brexit. The Queen outlined the two-year government programme of laws and measures at the state opening of the British Parliament, the Guardian reported . "Labou...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Moment cop shot Philando Castile dead while daughter, 4, sat in vehicle

The newly released video was captured from the camera inside Officer Jeronimo Yanez's patrol auto and is the very footage that jurors saw when deciding his fate. She is now looking at "next steps" in a civi...More..

Shocking video of police shooting wasn't enough to convict
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Shocking video of police shooting wasn't enough to convict

Dae'Anne leans in to give her mum a kiss before she starts crying and says: 'I wish this town was safer. Jurors weren't allowed to review this transcript during Yanez's trial, but it was referenced several ti...More..

Gunman acted alone in shooting of congressman
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Gunman acted alone in shooting of congressman

Slater said the 66-year-old was "struggling in all kinds of different ways", adding Hodgkinson had a "known anger management problem" as well as a troubled marriage, financial issues and "suffered from taking s...More..

US Shoots Down Drone In Syria
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

US Shoots Down Drone In Syria

The Iranian-made Shaheed-129 drone was shot from the sky in the same location where another pro-regime drone dropped a dud bomb near coalition forces before it was shot down by an unidentified US aircraft dow...More..

Seattle officer in fatal shooting: 'I don't have a taser'
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Seattle officer in fatal shooting: 'I don't have a taser'

Still, within minutes of arriving Sunday to take a burglary report , the officers drew their guns and shot 30-year-old Charleena Lyles with three of her four children inside her apartment. "It's a very traum...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy could bring rains, flooding to NC

These showers from tropical storm bands can drop an inch of rain in 20 minutes, he said. The boy was on vacation with his family and was from Missouri, but his identity has not been released. Texas Gov. Greg ...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Dem loss in Georgia special election underscores challenges

Republican Handel beat Democrat Ossoff to win a high-stakes, high-cost Georgia race that Hollywood tried passionately to sway left on Tuesday night. Democrats nationwide viewed the special election as an ...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation to Reveal Details Today of Congressional Baseball Shooting in Virginia
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation to Reveal Details Today of Congressional Baseball Shooting in Virginia

Steve Scalise , 51, of Louisiana is "beginning an extended period of healing and rehabilitation". Now, the third-ranking Republican in the House "continues to make good progress". Federal Bureau of Investigat...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Dashcam video from police-involved shooting of Philando Castile released

Castile matched the description of a robbery suspect from a few days earlier. The routine stop escalated quickly when Yanez fired seven fast shots into the auto, striking Castile five times . After he...More..

President Trump may reveal this week whether secret tapes exist
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

President Trump may reveal this week whether secret tapes exist

Then again, he does defend them, even when it means blatantly and comically lying about his boss's Inauguration crowd size or bringing up Hitler out of the blue , only to go into considerable depth about "Ho...More..

Too hot for planes: Flights cancelled as extreme heat hits Phoenix
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Too hot for planes: Flights cancelled as extreme heat hits Phoenix

Lissner said airlines have canceled flights due to the heat twice before: on July 1, 2013, and on June 26, 1990, when Phoenix set an all-time heat record of 122 degrees. There's also a chance of patchy ...More..

Cause of USA student's brain injury in N.Korea still unknown: doctors
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Cause of USA student's brain injury in N.Korea still unknown: doctors

Earlier on Thursday, Mr Warmbier's father expressed doubts about the North Korean account of what caused the University of Virginia student's coma . Daniel Kanter, director of the hospital's neurocritica...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Dashcam Footage of Philando Castile's Death Released

Four days ago a Minnesota jury acquitted police officer Jeronimo Yanez of manslaughter charges in the death of Philando Castile . The shooting gained widespread attention because Castile's girlfriend, ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

'There are no winners here today,' prosecutor says after Michelle Carter conviction

Carter failed to get Roy help even though she knew he was in the truck, the judge said . The judge ruled that Carter , now 20, can remain free on bail but ordered her not to make any contact with Roy's f...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

In Georgia, Handel reaches out to Democrats and thanks Trump

But Handel's thank you to President Donald Trump in the same speech Tuesday night is unlikely to comfort backers of the Democrat who came to symbolize anti-Trump resistance. Democrats need to pick up 24 Hou...More..

Tropical Storm Cindy Could Bring Life-Threatening Flash Floods
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy Could Bring Life-Threatening Flash Floods

A tropical storm watch covered a large swath of the upper Texas coast from west of High Island to San Luis Pass. Cindy is now about 165 miles (265 kilometers) south-southwest of Morgan City, Louisiana , ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

East Texas disaster groups prepare for Tropical Storm Cindy

It now has maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour (65 kilometers per hour), the Miami-based forecaster said. Cindy is the second tropical storm to form in the Atlantic Ocean since the hurricane season o...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Video of police killing Philando Castile is publicly released

Anthony officer. What follows is a tragedy as we hear continuous shots being fired at Philando Castile . "He was just staring straight ahead and I was gettin' fuckin' nervous and then I told him..." The of...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Trump says China efforts on N.Korea 'have not worked out'

US President Donald Trump is expected to make an announcement this week about the existence of any tapes of conversations between him and former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, the Whit...More..