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Texas mulls non-jail options for those who can't pay fines

One of the more brutal forms of abortion is the dilation and evacuation (D&E) procedure . Specifically, SB8 forbids health care providers from offering dil...


Trump Administration asks US Supreme Court to reinstate travel order

The Supreme Court , Justice Department lawyers wrote , "has never invalidated religion-neutral government action based on speculation about officials' subjec...


Trump urges tougher USA travel ban, expedited court review

He called the courts, which have blocked both versions of the travel ban, " slow and political ". Tuesday's results report that 50 percent think the Supreme ...


Kushner and Mueller set to meet soon with Senate Russia probe

Late May, officials told NBC that FBI investigators believe that Kushner has significant information relevant to their inquiry. Senior adviser to President D...


Intel chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to intervene in investigations

Two days earlier, Comey had confirmed in a congressional hearing that the bureau was investigating whether Trump's campaign coordinated with Russian Federation ...


Trump Friday Twitter: Vindicates self, proclaims 'Comey is a leaker!'

Comey made the point that Trump himself confirmed his dismissal was driven by the president's concerns about the Russian Federation inquiry, not by alleged ...


Hazmat Responds to Disneyland After People Struck by Geese Droppings

The incident was scary enough that a hazmat team responded to the scene in front of Sleeping Beauty Castle. A senior police officer said it was initially r...


Sessions offered to resign amid special counsel tension

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions "at one point recently" offered to resign because his relationship with President Trump had grown so tense, according to ...


Jared Kushner to meet with Senate Intelligence staff soon

Kushner met at least once in December with the Russian ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak, and he also met previous year with a Russian banker, Sergey Gorkov....


Lehigh commits to upholding Paris climate agreement

It is hard to claim President Donald Trump's decision last week to withdraw the United States from the Paris accord on climate change will necessarily have a ...


Got some 'unusual phone calls' from Donald Trump, reveals Preet Bharara

Bharara said it's "reasonable" to assume Mueller is looking at the obstruction issue among others as part of his investigation. He said the story told by form...


Senate Republicans headed for vote on health care reform

Questions swirl nearly daily with developments on Capitol Hill , and more are expected this week when fired FBI Director James B. Comey testifies publicly be...


Protesters march for equality during LGBTQ Pride Month

Equality March for Unity and Pride participants march past the White House in Washington, Sunday, June 11, 2017 . The LGBTQ community and its supporters wer...


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

A member of Trump's legal team, Jay Sekulow said " the president said he is going to address the issue of the tapes, whether the tapes exist or not, next w...


Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; several injured

Partrena Smith said. Dozens of high school students and adults were on board. Fulton County officials are asking parents of those involved in the crash who n...


Montana politician will plead guilty to assaulting reporter

When Greg Gianforte bodily assaulted a Guardian reporter the night before he was elected to the House of Representatives, it was one more incident in an esp...


Ocean City Council votes to prohibit nudity on the beach

But without an opinion from the attorney general, he says they don't feel like they can tell women not to sunbathe topless. Meehan declared at the end of the ...


Texas deputy put on leave after fatal confrontation

Thompson has been placed on administrative leave. Bothered by an initial incident report that labeled the man "restraining" Hernandez "the victim", followed b...


Man Charged After Going on Racist Rant in Starbucks

Bystanders, including the man who was spit on, detained Boucher near the Starbucks until officers arrived to arrest him, police said. Boucher also referred ...


Naked man accused of damaging officer's cruiser, urinating on auto

Humphries' 2001 Honda Accord had rear-ended a 2005 Ford Escape driven by Sherona D. Thomas, 36, of Ocala. The damage was estimated at $700. "Nothing ... "Let ...


Trump Nominates Christopher Wray as New FBI Director

Speaking to reporters in Cincinnati on Wednesday, Trump said that Christopher Wray is "gonna be great". Republican House of Representatives Speaker Paul R...


Law enforcement passes torch to Special Olympics of New Jersey

Customers may purchase the 2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics for $20 and receive a complimentary coupon for a Chick-fil-A sandwich. "Every y...


11th Circuit denies stay request for inmate

They said Melson opened fire on four employees that had been ordered into the restaurant's freezer. Melson was convicted of murdering James Nathaniel Baker...


Alleged Russian hack reveals a deeply flawed election system

The report suggests election-related hacking penetrated further into USA voting systems than previously known. SPEAR-PHISHING ON ELECTIONS OFFICIALS The newly ...


Stolen Backhoe Tears Up ATM in Failed Theft Attempt

Surveillance footage, available above, shows the backhoe smacking the crap out of the ATM to no avail. The backhoe was stolen, then driven about five miles ...


Officer who shot Philando Castile: 'I thought I was going to die'

A Minnesota police officer charged with second-degree manslaughter in the fatal shooting of a black motorist during a traffic stop will testify Friday, his de...


Police identify two men behind London terrorist attacks

Police have not yet released the identity of the third person involved in carrying out the attack on London Bridge, where the van swerved into pedestrians...


Powerball jackpot up to $435M, 10th largest in US history

Powerball spokesman Randy Miller says it may take some time to determine whether there has been a victor. The reason the jackpot has grown so large is that ...


Bloomberg leads mass coalition declaring support for Paris climate deal

Trump argued that the regulations former President Obama imposed to carry out this pledge hurt USA workers, but said he was open to renegotiating the deal if ...


US seeks to dismiss lawsuit against Trump over foreign payments

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington ( Crew ) alleged in the lawsuit that by retaining ownership of his business and property empire, Trump ...


Trump wants faster permitting for major projects

In a fact sheet posted online, the White House broke down how those federal dollars will be allocated: $100 billion to let states and local entities priorit...


Israel pushes ahead with plans for 3000 settlement homes

Both parties discussed Israel's expansion of its illegal settlement enterprise, the expropriation of Palestinian land and resources, the deliberate demograp...


Naked Florida Man Damages Police Cruiser

A deputy then came upon a naked Humphries casually walking along South U.S. Highway 441. A man who was discovered walking nude along a Marion County highway i...


British police arrest man in London Bridge attack investigation

Counter-terror agencies were already under intense scrutiny after it was revealed Khuram Shazad Butt , 27, and Rachid Redouane , 30, were also known to securi...


Attorney General: Prosecuting sex crimes on kids a priority

The New York Times reported that Trump believes it led to the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel on the Russian Federatio...