Nunes on critics: 'I don't really listen to what anyone says'

Devin Nunes, R-Calif.as the panel continues to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 USA presidential election and the web of contacts between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russia. The White House's invitation letter came amid a quickl... More..

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3 dead as boiler explodes, shoots through roof of St. Louis building

The boiler was still hot when rescuers arrived, the fire chief said, noting that the equipment traveled up to 500 feet (150 meters). Fire officials say at least three buildings have been damaged by debris. It...More..

Rockies win in debuts of Black, Holland, beat Brewers 7-5
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Rockies win in debuts of Black, Holland, beat Brewers 7-5

Opening day got off to an ominous start for the Milwaukee Brewers, who faced nothing but bad news for the first four innings. Guerra allowed one hit, two runs, struck out four before injuring his leg runnin...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Storms force school closings after killing 2 in Louisiana

That storm will likely bring severe thunderstorms and will carry a greater chance of flash flooding, officials said. Thousands of people remained without power Monday morning across the South. The area is now...More..

Pause Hawaii travel ban lawsuit while appeal plays out
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Pause Hawaii travel ban lawsuit while appeal plays out

Meanwhile, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, is still deciding how to handle an appeal of a Maryland-based judge's narrower ruling blocking a single part of the revised Trump order: a ban ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Rockville HS Parents Demand Answers in Rape Case

Prosecutors say the girl was forced into a boys' bathroom and raped as she cried out in pain and told them repeatedly to stop. "As a mother of two daughters and grandmother of four young girls, my heart ach...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Senate Committee Votes To Approve Neil Gorsuch's SCOTUS Nomination

Sixty votes are now required. Gorsuch's confirmation would also serve as vindication for McConnell's strategy of refusing to fill Scalia's seat a year ago, instead leaving it open for the next president, ev...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Schumer's Gorsuch Filibuster: The Folly of 'Shooting an Elephant'

Conversely, Republicans must convince six more senators to join them to invoke cloture, as only Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota have said they will vote for cloture and allow ...More..

Authorities confirm sighting of Tad Cummins near Memphis
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Authorities confirm sighting of Tad Cummins near Memphis

TBI spokesman Josh Devine said the reported sighing was not Thomas or Cummins. That information would later be deemed false by Tennessee Bureau of Investigation . Elizabeth was reported missing March 13 from M...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Gorsuch Floor Fight Foreshadows Change in Senate

She said "He is evasive, but his body of work isn't", adding, "Whether it is a freezing truck driver or an autistic child, he has shown a stunning lack of humanity". That would set a bad precedent for Democ...More..

Democrats Have The Votes To Filibuster Gorsuch And Force 'Nuclear' Senate Showdown
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Democrats Have The Votes To Filibuster Gorsuch And Force 'Nuclear' Senate Showdown

The crucial 41st vote came from Democratic Sen Chris Coons of DE, who announced his decision on Monday as the Senate Judiciary Committee met to vote on Mr Gorsuch's nomination. Senate Majority Leader Mitch Mc...More..

SC rallies past Stanford into first national title game
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

SC rallies past Stanford into first national title game

The Gonzaga Bulldogs were victors in their very first Final Four appearance against fellow Final Four rookie SC 77-73. Chris Silva added a double-double with 13 points and 13 rebounds . Not to mention bein...More..

Flynn Not Upfront in Disclosure Form About Income From Russia-Linked Companies
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Flynn Not Upfront in Disclosure Form About Income From Russia-Linked Companies

Meanwhile, as The Washington Post reported , the administration tried to block former Justice Department official Sally Q. Yates from testifying to Congress about what she knows about the links between the T...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

USA sanctuary cities weigh response to Trump's threat to curb funding

The Trump Administration's executive order , issued five days after President Donald Trump's inauguration, spelled out its hard-line stance on illegal immigration, in a policy that includes stiff penalties...More..

Trump admin warns anew that sanctuary cities could lose federal funding
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Trump admin warns anew that sanctuary cities could lose federal funding

Trump signed the new ban on March 6 in a bid to overcome legal problems with a January executive order that caused chaos at airports and sparked mass protests before a Washington judge stopped its enforcement...More..

Schiff: Still no 'definitive' link between Russia, Trump campaign
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Schiff: Still no 'definitive' link between Russia, Trump campaign

On his new disclosure, Flynn said only that he personally earned compensation in excess of $5,000 from Inovo BV. One of the reporters who wrote the Fox piece, in an interview broadcast on the network, suggest...More..

Elizabeth Smart's father speaks out about missing Tennessee teen
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Elizabeth Smart's father speaks out about missing Tennessee teen

Tad Cummins , 50, and Elizabeth Thomas , 15, were captured on camera buying food at the store in Oklahoma City on the afternoon of March 15, CNN reported . The former teacher has been added to Tennessee's ten...More..

Senate Intelligence Committee Denies Michael Flynn's Request For Immunity
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Senate Intelligence Committee Denies Michael Flynn's Request For Immunity

The New York Times reported last week that two White House officials helped Nunes obtain the relevant material. Still, Farkas herself connected the concerns among government officials about the Trump campai...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

SC wins first women's national title

Mississippi State Lady Bulldogs guard Morgan William, right, is mobbed by guards Blair Schaefer (1) and Dominique Dillingham (00) after making the game-winning basket in overtime against the CT in an NCAA coll...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Atlanta faces toughest test after fallen highway overpass

Rather than take the blame, critics suggested that city officials used Eleby as a scapegoat to cover their own behinds - specifically someone who didn't have the power nor resources to fight the charges against...More..

Homeowner Fatally Shoots Intruder in Mason County
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Homeowner Fatally Shoots Intruder in Mason County

The homeowner went to investigate, found an intruder and shot him. He then realized that the intruder was in his shower. Fanning told detectives he called 911 after shooting the man, but had no explanation as...More..

Omaha Metro Gordmans Stores to Close
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Omaha Metro Gordmans Stores to Close

Meanwhile, 57 Gordmans stores that appear to be remaining open include all of the other Wisconsin branches: Ashwaubenon, Wausau, Madison and Kenosha. The list of Gordmans stores that will stay open was filed ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Egyptian President Sisi heads to Washington to meet Trump

Egypt has always been one of Washington's closest allies in the Middle East, receiving $1.3 billion in US military aid annually. Trump's aides indicated to The New York Times he would press Sisi privately on ...More..

Kansas House Fails To Override Brownback's Veto Of Medicaid Expansion
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Kansas House Fails To Override Brownback's Veto Of Medicaid Expansion

The Senate passed Medicaid expansion last week with 25 votes, but would have needed 27 for the override. But lawmakers who supported Medicaid expansion said lives would be saved, not lost. The Kansas Hospital...More..

Spicer Deflects Attention From Trump, Flynn and Russia With One Weird Trick
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Spicer Deflects Attention From Trump, Flynn and Russia With One Weird Trick

An earlier disclosure, signed by Flynn on February 11, omitted payments to Flynn for three speeches he made to the Russian companies. He had received money from Russian government-backed T.V. Both sets of fil...More..

Strong storms could hit Tallahassee today
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Strong storms could hit Tallahassee today

Chris said strong winds of up to 75 miles per hour, or greater, large hail and even tornadoes are possible, especially with isolated cells that will move in ahead of the main line of storms. A second round of s...More..

Use our March Madness bracket predictions tool to make your NCAA picks
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Use our March Madness bracket predictions tool to make your NCAA picks

There are 26 teams in this field with at least 10 losses; at least four will make the second round this year, but history says it's hard for those clubs to last too long. - REGULAR ATTENDERS: Tom Izzo is in h...More..

Gonzaga-North Carolina: Matchups that could make difference
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Gonzaga-North Carolina: Matchups that could make difference

A new 6,000-seat arena opened in 2004, and at around the same time , Gonzaga became the first West Coast school to charter flights to all its road games. Point guard Nigel Williams-Goss has been outstandin...More..

Majority of Americans say Trump is 'too confrontational'
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Majority of Americans say Trump is 'too confrontational'

Fifty-two percent of Americans support such an inquiry, while 23 percent are opposed, according to an Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll released Saturday. “I feel like I want to give...More..

Kentucky teen bitten by shark off Florida's Panhandle
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Kentucky teen bitten by shark off Florida's Panhandle

He said it wasn't clear what kind of shark bit her, but authorities said that it was about 5 feet long. "Witnesses say a five-foot shark bit the girl while she was in waist-deep water around 3:39 p.m. "She wa...More..

Petersburg, Russia, subway blast kills 10, injures 50
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Petersburg, Russia, subway blast kills 10, injures 50

Within two hours, Russian Federation authorities found and deactivated another bomb at a separate busy St. Petersburg subway station, Vosstaniya Square by the Moscow railway station, Russia's National Anti-Te...More..

Tennessee manhunt: New images released of student and teacher
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Tennessee manhunt: New images released of student and teacher

The TBI last released surveillance images of the two at a Walmart in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on Friday. Jill Cummins, who has pleaded with her husband to bring Elizabeth home, filed the documents last week, c...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Even Evil Exxon Wants Trump to Stick With Paris Climate Accord

Trump's order on Tuesday, keeping a campaign promise to bolster the USA coal industry, strikes at the heart of an worldwide Paris Agreement in 2015 to curb world temperatures that hit record highs in 2016 fo...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

UNMASKED: Susan Rice Requested Intelligence On Trump Associates

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said last week that the Trump administration had uncovered unspecified material 'in the normal course of business, ' which was then shared with the House Intelligence Com...More..

How the AP-NORC poll on Donald Trump was conducted
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

How the AP-NORC poll on Donald Trump was conducted

Not only has Trump's behavior left diplomats and experts puzzled, he's also irked American voters. Fifty-five percent of voters think Trump has weakened the U.S.'s role, which is an increase from 52 percent i...More..