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World leaders lobby Trump on climate change at G7

Despite U.S. President Donald Trump's views, Italy's leader is pushing for the G-7 summit to issue a strong statement on both fighting climate change and ...


Parades, ceremonies to mark Memorial Day

In West Salem, the program - put on by West Salem American Legion Post 51 - is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m.in Village Park at the intersection of West Hamilt...


Trump shoves fellow North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leader aside on his first summit

But rather than feel offended, the European leader smiled, looking at Trump. Trump pointed out a simple truth, one President Obama complained about more quiet...


GOP senators may reach agreement on health care

The amendment would require schools provide single-stall restrooms, locker rooms and changing facilities to a student "who does not wish" to use facilities desi...


Trump hotels won't ask if stays paid with foreign govt money

Also, it's "impractical" and might "diminish the guest experience of our brand". His new luxury Washington, D.C., hotel down the street from the Oval Office ...


Trump's message in Holocaust Museum guest book contrasts with Obama's

Obama visited the memorial in July 2008, while he was still a United States senator and presidential candidate. Let our children come here, and know this histor...


8th juror chosen to serve in Cosby assault case

The second day of jury selection got off to a late start because the judge held closed door hearings on "important matters" involving "fundamental rights" in t...


Christie Said He Warned Trump About Flynn

Flanked by uniformed students taking photos or otherwise looking mesmerized by a room full of reporters and administration officials, Christie returned to his r...


Trump moves to block ethics inquiry centered on ex-lobbyists

The Trump administration is attempting to squash an ethics inquiry into former lobbyists now working for government, according to the New York Times . When T...


Startling video shows sea lion snatching girl from pier

But moments later as she sat next to the water's edge, the sea lion jumped up again, this time grabbing her dress and dragging her into the water. The girl ...


Trump becomes first president to pray at Western Wall

The Western Wall visit drew controversy before Trump even left Washington, when U.S. officials declined to say whether it belonged to Israel. The Western Wall...


Former Fox News chief Roger Ailes dead at 77

Roger Ailes , the former chairman and CEO of Fox News who revolutionized television news, died Thursday, his wife revealed. His ouster set off a chain of ev...


DHS Hopeful Clarke Denies Plagiarism in Master's Thesis

He earned his master's degree in security studies at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. According to the report by CNN's KFILE , there ...


Deadly tornado near Chetek rated a strong EF2

One of the tornadoes that touched down during storms that barreled through a large swath of the central USA destroyed about 20 homes in central Kansas. The imag...


Scattered showers and storms this weekend

Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. East wind 8 to 11 miles per hour. There is a 40% chanc...


Trump Told Russians He Fired 'Nut Job' Comey Because Of Investigation

Trump met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on May 10 in the Oval Office. "By grandstanding and politicizing the investigation into Russia's act...


More rain means more worry in flooded parts of Midwest

Heavy rain last weekend resulted in a sudden rise in rivers in Missouri, Illinois and Arkansas. Rivers in Louisiana are pouring over their banks after parts...


Melania Trump skips headscarf as she arrives in Saudi Arabia

The president's stop in Saudi Arabia kicks off an ambitious worldwide debut. But fresh news reports about the Russian Federation investigation surfaced shortl...


Peter Certo: The Hidden Bombshell in the Comey-Trump Story

Comey, who Wittes said "stood in the back, right in front of the drapes, hoping Trump wouldn't notice him camouflaged against the wall", went to shake Trump's h...


Judge names heirs to Prince's fortune

Since then, the estate has been tied up in probate court as dozens of would-be heirs (and their lawyers) sought to get a piece of the estate by claiming to be ...


Bossier law enforcement takes part in Peace Officer Memorial

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which it falls as National Police Week . Stroud said this y...


Applications for US jobless aid fell to 3-month low of 232K

That's the lowest level in almost three months. That is the longest such stretch since 1970, when the labor market was smaller. The number of people receiving...


France ILO Jobless Rate At 5-year Low

This view is supported by data available with the labor bureau, which shows that job creation could actually be at the lowest in the last eight years. Sectors t...


ISU's Wallace earns berth in NCAA golf

UNLV claimed the team title at the Kampen Course at Purdue, shooting a eight-over 872 to beat Auburn by three strokes. Jacksonville, ranked 42nd in the countr...


Sheriff Clarke Just Joined the Trump Administration

Earlier this month, a Wisconsin jury recommended criminal charges for seven Milwaukee County Jail staffers in connection to the dehydration death of a menta...


Jury to hear closing arguments in Oklahoma officer's trial

Officer Betty Shelby , 43, faces from four years to life in prison if convicted of manslaughter in the September 2016 killing of Terence Crutcher, then 40, who...


Californians urged by protect themselves against mosquitoes

The CDPH issued an advisory on the matter this Monday. "Some people when infected will experience flu-like symptoms and very rarely in a few cases there is in...


Trump blocks USA aid for even providing abortion information

The Trump administration sent a powerful message to the world yesterday: The principle established in America's founding document, that all men are created ...


Supreme Court rejects appeal over NC voter ID law

A unanimous panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit had found in 2016 that North Carolina legislators had acted "with nearly surgical precision...


Travis Scott Arrested For Inciting Riot at Arkansas Show

It was recently reported that Kylie and the 25-year-old rapper have chose to make their relationship official and have agreed not to see other people . Most ...


Latest toy craze has teachers in a spin

It's impossible to predict which toys will become the focus of faddish enthusiasm. Fidget spinners banned from some schools © 2017 Cox Media Group. What is...


Trump Tweets 'Let's Make Peace' After Meeting Russian, Ukrainian Envoys

Comey's shock dismissal ignited furor among Democrats, who suggested that the FBI's investigation into Trump's campaign and Russian Federation could now be tain...


Trump insists no evidence of collusion with Russia

Now, why was Yates surprised? Trump was briefed on January 26 about Yates' conversation with McGahn, and subsequently informed that the DOJ's evidence wou...


Tom Cole, R-Moore, commends passage of American Health Care Act

This bill would throw 24 million people off health insurance - including thousands of Vermonters - cut Medicaid by $880 billion, defund Planned Parenthood and...


Palestinian Authority hails UNESCO's anti-Israel resolution

Israel has long complained of bias at U.N. forums, feeling outnumbered by Arab nations and their supporters. Twenty countries voted in favor of the resolut...


Obamas to Visit Chicago to Discuss Planned Library, Museum

As for the exhibits that will be in the center, the same design firm responsible for creating the National Museum of African American History & Culture will be ...


White House says budget deal contains wall funding

Republicans touted their own victories in a bipartisan spending agreement Tuesday amid concerns that negotiators had given up too much to Democrats. It reflec...


Trump Considering Former Rep. Mike Rogers for FBI Director

Trump also sent Comey an email letting him know he'd been fired. "I can not defend the director's handling of the conclusion of the investigation of Secretary...


Energy chief says hole has been filled at nuclear waste site

The area contains about 56 million gallons (211.98 million liters) of radioactive waste, most of it in 177 underground tanks. State and local officials will a...


Nick Kyrgios' double hot-dog against Novak Djokovic

The 21-year-old Australian hammered down 25 aces to Djokovic's two but showed his full range of skills in one of the most complete performances of his career. A...