Donald Trump says 'we must fight' Republican party members in 2018 election

These attacks from Trump against the leading conservative organizations and lawmakers are a mistake, claimed Adam Brandon, president of FreedomWorks. Amash was first elected to Congress in 2010, winning a five-way Republican primary. " The presid... More..

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Dem opposition to Trump court pick grows

Senate Democrats are girding themselves for a filibuster over President Donald Trump's first Supreme Court pick, and nearly all Democrats have said they. A Democratic filibuster would force Senate Republicans t...More..

Trump attacks Meadows, Freedom Caucus on Twitter
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump attacks Meadows, Freedom Caucus on Twitter

The president blames the House Freedom Caucus for the failure of the health care bill. "It's the same old thing with the Freedom Caucus: Don't let the ideal be the enemy of the good", Ellis said . In fact,...More..

3 arrested in fire that collapsed Atlanta highway overpass
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3 arrested in fire that collapsed Atlanta highway overpass

Basil Eleby was arrested in connection to Thursday evening's fire under Interstate 85, reports CNN . McMurry, of Georgia Department of Transportation said, "The big question on everyone's mind is how long wi...More..

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Manafort volunteers to testify before House Intelligence Committee in its Russian Federation probe

NPR's David Welna has the story. The information being investigated is said to comprise of travel, business and phone records as well as accounts of meetings and "human intelligence". The return of Comey...More..

US Senate hearing focuses on Russian election-meddling
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

US Senate hearing focuses on Russian election-meddling

Burr said that it looks like the Russians are being much more overt than they were in 2016 in their attempts to affect the outcome of key elections in Germany and France. election. Federal Bureau of Investi...More..

Former Penn State President Opening Arguments in Court Expected Today
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Former Penn State President Opening Arguments in Court Expected Today

Sandusky was convicted in 2012 of sexually abusing 10 boys and is serving a decades-long prison term. Schulte told the jury of seven women and five men about a May 1998 incident in which a mother reported San...More..

Texas church bus crash: NTSB wants to interview truck driver
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Texas church bus crash: NTSB wants to interview truck driver

Kulcher, who says he had been driving behind Kulcher's white truck, witnessed the entire accident and was one of the first people on the scene. "I told him. "With heavy hearts our thoughts and prayers are wit...More..

Game show veteran Chuck Barris dies at 87
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Game show veteran Chuck Barris dies at 87

He got his start in television as an NBC page in NYC and then worked backstage at the TV music show American Bandstand . Though superficially couched in the verities of love and marriage, " The Newlywed Ga...More..

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Schumer Will Oppose Gorsuch, Blumenthal Hasn't Decided Yet

Judge Gorsuch is on the fourth and final day of his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judicial Committee, where outside parties comment for or against his nomination. Among the proposals offered by Democra...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Netanyahu to Trump: Let's vanquish 'militant Islam'

In front of pro-Israeli donors and activists at AIPAC this weekend, Vice President Mike Pence said the USA may actually make good on a promise that presidents have been making since the mid-1990s. Greenblatt,...More..

FBI, NSA Heads Invited to Testify Again on Russia-Trump Probe
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FBI, NSA Heads Invited to Testify Again on Russia-Trump Probe

The US Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday began its public hearings to analyse possible Russian interference in last November's elections. The attempts were unsuccessful, said Rubio, refusing to ad...More..

Deadly church bus crash: What we know now
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Deadly church bus crash: What we know now

Uvalde County deputies were dispatched on the call, he said, but as the truck approached Real County territory, he called authorities there and was told, "That's not Real County". Authorities have said the truc...More..

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Sean Hannity: GOP must come together to save Trump agenda

Chris Collins (R-N.Y.). DOMENICO MONTANARO, BYLINE: Hey there, Ari. The public and personal feuding among Republicans percolated throughout the U.S. Despite the tensions boiling over between the White House...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Another Man Attempts White House Intrusion

Sean Patrick Keoughan, 29, of Roanoke, Virginia, was charged with threatening and conveying false information about the use of an explosive, according to the United States attorney's office. In the first incide...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

ACC Will Consider North Carolina After HB2 Deal

Rebecca Isaacs, Executive Director of Equality Federation concluded, "We're not giving up on LGBTQ North Carolinians". This week, the NCAA gave the state a 48-hour warning to repeal the law or face potential fu...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump chews out Republican hardliners

At the start of Trump's presidency, less than three months ago, Ryan's approval-to-disapproval split stood at 33-43. In a television interview that aired Thursday morning, Ryan said he does not want to see ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Hatch questions Gorsuch about religious freedom in Supreme Court confirmation hearing

He exhibited educational and behavioral difficulties, and his parents eventually chose to enroll him in a private school specializing in children with autism. Lee asked Gorsuch if he would face recusal from a...More..

Pettersen holds one-stroke lead at weather-hit ANA Inspiration
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Pettersen holds one-stroke lead at weather-hit ANA Inspiration

Kang said someone has been urging him to use a certain putter for months, even saying, "If you want to succeed, you use that". With 53 of the 107 player field still to complete round two as a result of the sn...More..

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White House pressures sacked lawyer Sally Yates against testifying against them

The Washington Post reported Tuesday that, according to documents it received, the White House was planning on claiming presidential communication privilege to prevent Yates from testifying on certain matters...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

142 criminally charged illegal immigrants released by Travis County

Cincinnati and Hamilton County aren't listed in the report. The department has not responded to 11Alive's requested for comment. About a dozen counties in Washington state are singled out in a new report fr...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump and Freedom Caucus Clash over Health Care Fallout

Presidential aides struggled to deal with House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., acknowledging he received from Trump administration officials intelligence reports he said shows Trump associates wer...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

White veteran charged with murder of black man as hate crime

After stabbing Caughman multiple times following an argument, Jackson turned himself in at a nearby police station. "He said that 'I'm the person that you're looking for, ' and he had knives in his pocket...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

UConn's 111-game winning streak ends

The Huskies are going home. The game will follow the other semifinal matchup featuring Stanford and SC. But they could not finish. The four-time defending national champion Huskies played Mississippi State. The...More..

Witness account highlights dangers of texting while driving
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Witness account highlights dangers of texting while driving

Uvalde police Lt. Daniel Rodriguez says a man called around noon Wednesday to report the erratic truck heading north on US 83. Deputies were dispatched, but Rodriguez said the same caller called back about 12:3...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

So long, dandelion: Crayola retiring crayon color

Crayola is formulating a new yet-to-be-named color to take dandelion's spot in the box and will reveal it in May. On Friday, the crayon company said it's retiring a color from its classic 24-count box. Other...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trade orders set stage for revival

It will be a systematic examination of things like non-tariff barriers, lax legal enforcement, currency manipulation and other means that keep out American goods while other countries boost their own exports. R...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Bulldog's buzzer-beater ends UConn's 111-game winning streak

William finished the game with 13 points, while Victoria Viviens led the Bulldogs with 19 points and four rebounds. "We want to win it all, and we know we can win it all". UConn scored the next seven points, c...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

GDOT officials give timeline on I-85 collapse repairs

Structural engineering experts said fires on highways and bridges rarely burn long enough or hot enough to cause a complete collapse. That's made traffic even more miserable for commuters in a city already ...More..

Secret Service detains driver of auto deemed suspicious near White House
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Secret Service detains driver of auto deemed suspicious near White House

The other $33 million is for travel costs related to " the president, vice president and other visiting heads of state ". The Washington Post said the White House Office of Management and Budget turned dow...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Venezuela's chief prosecutor warns congress annulment broke law

The Supreme Court sparked a firestorm on Wednesday when it ruled that congress was illegitimate and granted itself legislative powers. Venezuela's chief prosecutor broke with the government Friday and rebuk...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Special Education Rights

Dick DurbinDick DurbinThe Hill's Whip List: Where Dems stand on Trump's Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch rewrites playbook for confirmation hearings Gorsuch: I'm "sorry" for ruling against autistic student MORE (D...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump declares war on party rebels

Because of the Freedom Caucus' stubbornness, Trump is signaling he might be happier to work with Democrats than deal with the purity caucus - an alliance that certainly would not lead to conservative policies...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Xi and Trump tipped to play down Taiwan at Florida summit

The White House said Trump would host Xi next Thursday and Friday at his Mar-a-Lago retreat in Florida and " discuss global, regional, and bilateral issues of mutual concern ". On Friday, China's Vice Ministe...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Donald Trump a man of action, will stand by Israel: Mike Pence

Netanyahu sounded amenable to Trump's bid to revive the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and extend it to a broader peace deal, although he reiterated familiar demands, including that the Palestinian Authority...More..