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Senate probes Loretta Lynch's alleged interference in Clinton email investigation

The letters that went out to Lynch and Bernardo, Open Society Foundations' General Counsel Gail Scovell and Renteria, the committee members wanted details about...


'Making a Murderer': Federal court upholds overturned conviction

The confession, is at best, questionable. There's nothing I'd like more than to come over and give you a hug cuz I know you're hurtin'. The ruling means Dasse...


Trump Confirms He's Under Investigation Over Comey Firing

On Thursday, it was reported that President Trump himself was under investigation for possible obstruction of justice . He then, as he does nearly daily,...


US Congressman Scalise Showing Improvement After Being Shot — Lead Surgeon

Republicans and Democrats have shown they can engage in a spirited rivalry without rancor - at least on the ballfield. All proceeds from the game go to charity....


Congressional Baseball Game breaks records for fundraising, ticket sales

Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said Scalise acted alone and had checked if it were Republicans or Democrats practicing at the field in Alexandria, Vi...


$448 Million Powerball Ticket Sold at Store 70 Miles From San Diego

That anonymous victor, described by his spokeswoman as a U.S. manufacturing plant worker who graduated from Purdue University, chose the lump-sum cash option of...


Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

According to his Facebook page, Hodgkinson was a fervent supporter of Sanders, the feisty independent who nearly defeated Hillary Clinton a year ago in a to...


GOP seeking to hold two House seats during special election

Mulvaney rode a tea party wave to victory in the 5th District in 2010, defeating a three-decade Democratic incumbent. Norman, a former state representative, b...


Trump accuses ex-FBI director Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

Trump then went on to talk about recordings of these conversations, in response to a questions, that he had first suggested in a tweet after firing Comey. "I'...


Florida county won't move Confederate statue

It was taken to Orlando City Hall, where it was deposited into the city clerk's vault. They eventually discovered a light, metal box that they believe is a time...


Man, woman found dead with gunshot wounds on Chicago Skyway

The vehicle traveled a short distance before it crashed. The shooting was reported around 4:15 a.m. Guglielmi said investigators believe that the two were m...


OH gas prices drop again, to average of $2.12 for regular

The national average is flirting with 2017 lows, according to AAA , whose data is collected from credit card swipes and direct feeds from 120,000 gas station...


Friend says Trump is considering 'terminating' Mueller

But Ryan said he trusted Mueller, who was named to his post by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , to conduct a fair investigation. Ruddy sparked a ...


Trump vows revamp of Obama-era Cuba deal

He said he voted for Trump in November - but he doesn't think the policy changes announced on Friday will lead to meaningful change in Cuba. Obama announc...


President Trump says he is 'canceling' Obama-era Cuba deal

And he challenged the Cuban government to enter into talks with US officials toward a new agreement that would be in the "best interests" of Americans , Cu...


Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Monday an announcement would come "when the president is ready to make it". Specifically, the Wall Street ...


Southern Baptists condemn 'alt-right' movement

But it rejected a proposal that would have condemned the "alt-right", a political movement that mixes racism, white nationalism and populism because the propose...


Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims

A shooting that took place at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday morning might have been dramatically worse if House Majority Whip Steve Scalise had ...


GOP Whip Steve Scalise among those shot at Del Ray park

This has got to stop. "We believe the shooter has been living out of his vehicle in the vicinity of East Monroe", said Timothy Slater, FBI special agent in ch...


Shooting Highlights Role Of Capitol Police

He and a staff member who'd joined Paul behind the tree chose to make a break for it and ran, scaling the fence that surrounded the field. Jeff Flake was amon...


Men Hurl Fruit at NYC Deli Clerk, Breaking His Jaw

Police are searching for two suspects who attacked a deli clerk and broke his jaw by pummeling him with avocados and bananas. After the incident escalated, 21-y...


Trump tells senators House health bill 'mean'

Expectations are that senators are considering a number of tweaks to the legislation that passed the House on May 4 . The Republican replacement plan fo...


Sessions' testimony to Congress Tuesday to be open to public

During former FBI Director James Comey's public testimony before the intelligence committee last week , he highlighted Sessions's role in the Trump team's ...


What Will Primary Turnout Mean for the Democratic Candidates for Governor?

Gov. Ralph Northam, showcased the power of the state's Democratic machine at his disposal as he campaigned in voter-rich northern Virginia with three power hi...


Father killed in front of children after responding to ad about dog

Bowman's fiancee, Chelsea Bowman, said that the couple wanted to get a dog for the family, which led them to respond to a Facebook post from a man offering a ...


What happened in Bill Cosby's sexual-assault trial

Cosby was all smiles as he walked out of court Friday, raising his wooden cane to salute well-wishers. "I want to find out what the problem is face-to-face", ...


Trump punches back, accuses Comey of lying to Congress

The following are the most noteworthy moments from Comey's testimony . And regardless of what the Democrats and their allies in the media will howl about, th...


Qatar denies that charities fund terrorism

On Wednesday, Turkey's parliament passed legislation allowing Turkish troops to be deployed to the Turkish military base in Qatar. Analysts estimate that a po...


Trump Believes in Climate Change, Says US Ambassador

Trump argued that the nonbinding agreement imposed "draconian financial and economic burdens on our country", and predicted it would cost millions of jobs and...


Trump DOJ says Trump businesses can legally deal with foreign governments

The government claimed that if the Emoluments Clause - a section of the Constitution that bars members of the government from receiving such payments or gifts...


Sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee

Ananya Vinay , a 12-year-old sixth grader from Fresno , California, swept the 90th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee Thursday night after a tense final 25...


Mexico beats Honduras 3-0, closes in on World Cup berth

That meant Mexico's all-time leading goalscorer and star Javier Hernandez also started on the bench. The only real aspect of the match the Honduras domi...


Ossoff Declines Debate story

I was born and raised in Georgia, unlike Secretary Handel, who was born and raised in Washington, D.C. Handel said that raising the minimum wage could hurt ...


Michigan-UNC, Duke-Indiana headline Big Ten/ACC matchups

SU won, 88-72. Back then, the Orange was still in the Big East and Maryland, the ACC. However, that won't include traditional powers Duke and North Carolina ...


Greg McDermott Reportedly Meets with Ohio State over Coaching Vacancy

Matta's Ohio State teams reached the Final Four in 2007 and 2012. The Buckeyes were 17-15 last season and went to the NIT in 2015-16. Matta is the school's ca...


Coast Guard suspends search for missing Salisbury boater

Boats from the Coast Guard stations at Ocracoke and Hatteras and a helicopter from the Coast Guard station at Elizabeth City are taking part in the search. But ...


Comey to testify Trump pressured him to end Russian Federation probe

He writes that he has no desire to "impede or interfere" with Mueller's investigation and that his investigation will focus on "the independence of the FBI , i...


Former Nebraska-Lincoln chancellor gets jail time in Jerry Sandusky case

Spanier, Curley and Schultz are to begin serving their sentences July 15, authorities said. He was one of the nation's highest-paid university presidents. Sti...


3 bodies found at rural Indiana home; man sought

Once at the scene, they noticed a deceased person near the front door inside the house. State Police said in a news release that they believe the body is B...


Comey to testify before Senate intel committee

Comey's firing sparked suspicion among Trump's critics and lawmakers anxious that the president might use his power to influence the FBI's investigation into wh...