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Sebastien Bourdais crashes at Indy, taken off on backboard

After a rain delay, all 33 drivers had just one shot to qualify on Saturday. "I felt confident going into qualifying". Seven of the top nine now are Honda p...


Kokrak cards 62, leads by five as Spieth misses cut

Meanwhile, the big-hitting Jason Kokrak grabbed a record five-stroke lead through 36 holes ahead of players that include the likes of World No. 1 Dustin Johnson...


McConnell: GOP Healthcare Bill Will Be Simple Majority Vote in Senate

Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), the Senate minority leader, speaking at an unrelated news conference, also criticized the new health care bill, saying he was concerned ...


3 arrested at gathering denouncing Confederate torch protest

But you will not stay in power here. "Slavery is dead and we just need everyone to realize and recognize that", said protester Don Gathers at Sunday's candlelig...


Trump Pledges To Move Quickly To Name New FBI Director

Prior to delivering a commencement address at Liberty University on Saturday morning, the President remained largely out of the public eye. GOP Sen. -Adam Lee...


Senate chairman: Flynn has not responded to subpoena

Richard Burr of North Carolina. In his first substantive comments about the appointment of a special counsel to probe Russian interference in the 2016 USA ele...


Fractious House panel at center of latest Trump probes

He went further in what he said he instructed Republican lawmakers earlier Wednesday: "It is obvious there are some people out there who want to harm the presid...


Rep. Elijah Cummings Calls for Independent Investigation Into President Trump's Russia Ties

Welcome to the program. During his time at the lectern, Rep. Schiff said, "I find it absolutely extraordinary you have Vladimir Putin vouching for the preside...


Here Are the Lawmakers Who've Mentioned Impeachment

I will not be moved. "And despite the short price on offer, money has poured in for the president to be impeached, leaving us with little option but to cut th...


Senate moderates hold bipartisan health care talks

Kasich. Legislators opposed to passage of the AHCA say it would leave millions of beneficiaries without health coverage. Despite the concerns, Toomey said...


Trump seeks to move past controversies as he lands in Riyadh

The visit kicked off an ambitious global debut for Trump. Trump will also travel to Israel, have an audience with Pope Francis at the Vatican, and attend the ...


Trump approval rating hits new low in poll

The president had a 46 percent job approval rating in a similar poll conducted earlier this month. What's worth noting, though, is that coming into this tum...


Appointment of special counsel divides country

In addition, the sheer logistical challenge meanwhile of moving a President around the world is enormous. Pastrana's account, however, breaks with the White H...


Family of slain DNC staffer demands retractions

The federal investigator, who requested anonymity, said 44,053 emails and 17,761 attachments between Democratic National Committee leaders, spanning from Januar...


Trump's frustrations are boiling over after Comey dismissal

Defending his decision for a second day on social media, Trump created more questions as to his motives for sacking James Comey. 'Director Clapper reiterated ...


John Kasich has his told-ya-so moment

I don't think you want to make that leap to impeachment until you follow a path which leads us there". I take my belief from Warren Buffet, who made an offer to...


Bernie Sanders and John Kasich hold town hall amid Trump scandals

And that's why I think these investigations should not just be about the Comey memo. When Kasich wasn't willing to go as far into speculating Trump's intentio...


3 arrested in death of boy found in stolen vehicle

Dwan Diondro Wakefield, 17, D'Allen Washington , 17, and McBride will all be charged with capital murder in Frazier's death, said Madison County District Attor...


Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty To Charge Over Sexting With A Minor

Former U.S. Congressman Anthony Weiner exits U.S. Federal Court, after pleading guilty to one count of sending obscene messages to a minor, ending an investigat...


Former FBI Director James Comey agrees to testify before Senate Intel Committee

President Donald Trump has fired Comey. The hearing would be scheduled after the Memorial Day holiday, May 29, according to the statement. Meanwhile, the...


Tulsa jury foreman: Shooting of unarmed black man 'tragic but justifiable'

What did Shelby's lawyers say in court? Crutcher did not comply with her commands to " show me your hands", she testified . But prosecutors said she ...


John Cornyn Withdraws Name From FBI Director Search

Cornyn, who has served as a senator since 2002, says while he won't be filling the position, he believes the country "needs a well-credentialed, independent FBI...


Another One Fallen: New Orleans Takes Down Confederate Robert E. Lee Statue

Robert E. Lee, as well as the Liberty Monument, were spotted at a city maintenance yard next to piles of trash. It is the fourth, and final, Civil War-era lan...


Car Plows Into Times Square: Richard Rojas Charged With Murder

Two New Jersey teenage girls were among the 22 people injured when a speeding auto slammed into pedestrians in Times Square Thursday, leaving one young woman ...


Trump denies that he requested Comey end investigation into Flynn

The date of the hearing has not yet been set. "The Committee looks forward to receiving testimony from the former (FBI) director on his role in the developm...


New Russia probe leaks threaten to derail Trump's foreign trip

The Russian government is accused by USA intelligence of trying to tilt the 2016 election in Trump's favor. The news of a potential cover-up investigation cam...


Senate Intelligence Committee requests Comey memos

We need the facts. Comey kept memos of conversations he had with the president, the Times reported . McCain also reflected on the major headlines that have...


Flynn rejected Obama's offer to arm Syrian Kurds, something Turkey would oppose

In his view, this effort began immediately after the election, when President Barack Obama, who had fired Flynn as the head of the Defense Intelligence Agency, ...


Jordan, Israel in rare row over Jerusalem stabbing, killing

Since his inauguration, Trump has faced a flood of warnings from top Arab diplomats and a personal appeal from Jordan's King Abdullah to not move the U.S. "Isra...


House oversight panel chairman Chaffetz to depart Congress June 30

The statement does not mention the investigation he is overseeing as the oversight committee chair into President Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey and...


DeVos Booed Loudly by Graduates at Historically Black College

When DeVos told the audience she planned to visit the home and gravesite of the college's founder, Mary McLeod Bethune , a child of slaves who ultimately rose...


Tornado Watch issued for TV-6 viewing area

The greatest chance for these severe storms to move through Central Illinois will be between 4-9 pm. "Our main concern is going to be the hail and high winds"...


Russian Federation probe slips out of Trump's control

After Rosenstein's announcement, Donald Trump responded: "As I have stated many times, a thorough investigation will confirm what we already know - there was no...


Planned Parenthood to close 4 Iowa clinics after funding cut

The Sioux City, Burlington and Keokuk clinics will close in June, while the Burlington clinic will close down a little later, reports the Washington Examiner....


Rock Artist Chris Cornell Has Reportedly Died At 52

Both Soundgarden and Audioslave have returned to the music scene in recent years, with Cornell still in the lead. Cornell released four solo albums, most re...