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Air Force's Secretive X-37B To Launch Aboard SpaceX Falcon 9

The X-37B spaceplane, also known as the Orbital Test Vehicle (OTV), is similar in shape to NASA's space shuttle but about a fourth of the size . This wou...


Harvard Expels At Least 10 Students For Obscene Memes on Facebook

The messaging group was simple in nature as a small group of incoming freshman students admitted that they just sent things to one another. Nearly a dozen Har...


Illinois Lawmakers adjourn without passing budget

Johnson, CEO of Equality Illinois . "I know it's easy to lump us all into the same group of "ineffectual, we haven't gotten our jobs done" (lawmakers)". Sena...


Trump and the politics of healthcare

President Donald Trump and his GOP allies on Capitol Hill have made it through almost half their first year in power without a single major legislative achi...


North Korea scolds Trump for withdrawing from Paris climate agreement

Governor David Ige join fellow lawmakers, county mayors, Maui lawmakers, and Hōkūleʻa navigator Nainoa Thompson to commemorate the signing of climate change ...


NY students can apply for Excelsior Scholarship starting Wednesday

They must maintain on track to complete a two-year or four-year degree. It also requires students to sign a contract to receive the free tuition, pledging to ge...


Southern California baby dies in family stabbing attack

Updated Tuesday, June 6, 2017 , 9:36 a.m. EDT: Police have confirmed that a Colton , Calif., grandmother wanted in connection with the fatal stabbing of her 1...


British police name two London Bridge attackers

The security forces have been raiding addresses in London . "People are going to look at the front pages today and they're going to say 'how on earth could w...


White House won't say if Trump has confidence in AG Sessions

White House national security advisor Sebastian Gorka told CNN one day earlier that there's a difference between tweets and policy and @realDonaldTrump's feed...


Suspected bomb kills 7 outside historic mosque in Afghanistan's Herat

Asked about Mr. Ghani's proposed roadmap for talks, he called it a "very positive offer". Ghani made the offer while addressing a peace conference he convened...


Sessions offered to quit during exchange with Trump

There's also POTUS' plan to live-tweet Comey's testimony which, if god exists, will definitely happen. The Trump adviser said Sessions was unlikely to lea...


FBI Director nominee Christopher Wray once recommended Sally Yat

Bush administration - to serve as the next Federal Bureau of Investigation director. "You know, she actually said 'he may be fine, '" CNN's congressional rep...


Accused Leaker Shared Harsh Opinions On Trump Before Arrest

Winner's court-appointed attorney Titus Nichols said she plans to enter a not guilty plea Thursday. - Victor was a linguist in the US Air Force and speaks Pas...


Iran TV: 'Terrorists' attack Khomeini shrine

Islamic State claimed responsibility for its first major attack in the Shiite-dominated country that has been relatively free of the kind of violence engulfing ...


Trump to nominate ex-Justice Department official to lead FBI

Wray, if confirmed by the Senate, would replace James Comey , whom Trump fired in May. Wray has been in private practice since then, working on white-collar ...


President Trump Announces Nomination For New FBI Director Via Tweet

Bush and is now a litigation partner at the DC-based law firm King & Spalding, where he chairs the firm's Special Matters and Government Investigations Pract...


Intel Chiefs Refuse to Answer Trump-Russia Questions

The White House is mobilizing to defend President Donald Trump during ousted FBI Director James Comey's Senate testimony, an effort comparable to preparations...


Cosby accuser says Cosby calls were business

The bulk of Wednesday's session was taken up by the defence's cross-examination of primary accuser Andrea Constand. She claimed to have "passed out" after takin...


Post-Paris, New Yorkers Won't Be Stopped

Within minutes of Trump declaring the US withdrawal, Cuomo announced a new $1.65 billion commitment to renewable energy sources and on Friday he touted the st...


Tax, school-funding bill fails in Kansas

Brownback said the income tax increase would hurt job creation. He rejected legislation passed earlier this year repealing the tax cuts for small business...


Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest

Schultz was sentenced to six to 23 months, with at least two in jail and four under house arrest. But after their testimony was far less damning than prosecut...


Governor Announces Regs To Preserve Parts Of ACA

And in several states, including California and NY, serious initiatives are underway to go in an entirely different direction, with state-run single-payer syste...


Justin Fields, No. 4 prospect in ESPN 300, decommits from Penn State

The No. 6 player and No. 1 dual-threat signal caller in the nation, Fields is everything Florida has desired in a quarterback recruit since head coach Jim McEl...


Trump Marks Memorial Day with Arlington Visit

He recognized two men who had lost their lives serving in Afghanistan , Green Beret Capt. Andrew D. Byers of Colorado Springs and Christopher D. Horton of the ...


Sheriff: 'Multiple fatalities' in Florida shooting

Local television station WFTV on Monday interviewed a woman they identified as Shelley Adams , who said her sister was in a washroom when she "heard a bang" ...


Man who had lethal injection delayed 7 times to be executed

Arthur, 75, was convicted in the 1982 murder-for-hire of Troy Wicker. "First of all, I would like to express my deepest sympathy for the family of Troy Wicker...


Spicer refers Russia questions to Trump's outside attorney

Trump has repeatedly and angrily insisted that there was no collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation, and has decried reports about the matter as...


Eric Trump: We have no dealings, no projects with Russia

Newly unearthed financial documents show how charity money raised by the Eric Trump Foundation intended for children's cancer treatment was funneled back into...


Trump Wishes Comey Luck, Allies Aim at Lawman's Credibility

A source close to Comey told ABC News he will not say Trump committed obstruction of justice, an impeachable offense, but he will dispute Trump's claim that...


FBI Arrests NSA Contractor Reality Leigh Winner In Connection To Intelligence Leaks

In that conversation, according to the affidavit , victor acknowledged that "she knew the contents of the reporting could be used to the injury of the United S...


Trump defends Kushner, administration against what he calls 'fake news'

The talks between Kushner and the Russians, if confirmed, would raise new questions about the Trump team's relationship with Moscow, which United States intelli...


President Trump says he won't stop tweeting

President Donald Trump sent out a round of breakfast table tweets on Tuesday morning after the press escalated conversations about his social media usage. Sh...


Newborn delivered after crash that killed her mom also dies

Tragically, despite the pregnant teen delivering a baby girl via c-section as she lay critically injured by the road-side her child died a day later in hospit...


Evergreen college closed again, police reviewing 'new external threat' information

Classes are resumed Monday afternoon at Evergreen State College in Olympia. According to the paper, university officials had shut down campus after an indiv...


Man dies after being restrained by Texas deputy, her husband

Authorities say neither the deputy nor her husband were injured during the altercation. The medical examiner's office released Hernandez's cause of death, sayin...