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Sarasota homeowner fights off armed burglars with machete

The residents disarmed one of the suspects, later identified as Alen Beltran-Vazquez, and held him until deputies arrived. One of the victims, Leandro Mojena-Pe...


Prosecutors rest their case at Bill Cosby's trial

In his deposition, Cosby also said he did not believe Constand and her mother were after "hush money", and said he'd always viewed her as a truthful person. "Wh...


USA congressman Scalise still in critical condition - hospital

The hospital said earlier in the week that he had undergone surgery for internal injuries and a broken leg. Dr. Jack Sava, the director of trauma at the MedSt...


S. Korea leader warns North after latest missile launch

In early June, the US Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) imposed new sanctions on North Korea and entities trading with it over its...


Putin says claims he has compromising info on Trump are 'nonsense'

Kelly asked the Russian leader if he "had anything damaging on our president" during an interview that aired on Kelly's Sunday show. "I didn't even reall...


Kathy Griffin breaks down and claims the Trump family ruined her life

Sen. Al Franken said what Griffin did "was inappropriate and not something that should be anywhere in our national discourse". Trump and his family member...


Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Special Counsel Without Good Cause

Mueller is said to be probing the alleged interference by Russian Federation in the 2016 presidential election and the involvement of Trump's campaign organisat...


Sessions to testify as Republicans prod Trump on tapes

The committee has not announced the timing of the event, or whether Sessions will speak in an open or closed hearing. In a letter on Saturday to Senator Richa...


Girl Who Helped Her Boyfriend Kill Himself Through Texts Convicted of Manslaughter

Roy to get back in the truck constituted wanton and reckless conduct ". Tears welled up in Carter's eyes as the verdict was read, but she stood upright a...


USCG, locals rescue dozens after high-speed ferry accident in Hyannis

The high seas and gusting winds made getting boats and helicopters to the scene a hard task, Kenney said. It serves a 26-mile (42-kilometer) route between Nantu...


GOP health care bill developing in secret

Indeed, if they don't release the bill until after the CBO's report , and hold to their plan to take a vote on the legislation before their July Fourth reces...


Republicans divided as Trump reverses some Obama Cuba policy

Mr Trump based his partial reversal of Obama's Cuba measures largely on human rights grounds. "The last two years have shown that the two countries can co...


Officer who shot Philando Castile found not guilty

Anthony Police Department were also deeply affected by the case , and his organization "supports and agrees with the verdict reached by the jury". The jury re...


Woman who stormed stage during controversial Julius Caesar is arrested

Loomer was arrested outside the theatre after she allegedly refused police requests to stop shouting and move along. She shouted "Stop leftist violence" as sh...


Bill Cosby case handed to jury

The jury could begin deliberations by Monday evening. In his closing argument on Monday, Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele said Cosby's words...


From regal to rustic, Trump heads to Camp David for weekend

It's the first official visit for the NY born and bred president, who had some early reservations about the property. President Trump got off of Marine One fi...


FHP Trooper killed while on duty in highway accident

As troopers mourn the loss of Sgt. William T. Bishop, investigators have released more information about the crash that killed him in Alachua County. One of t...


Indiana's unemployment rate declines to 3.2 percent in May

Ivey (R-Ala.) said today. Houston's unemployment rate is a bit higher than the state's at 5.1 percent. The unemployment rate is derived from a federal survey ...


Doctor: Scalise improving, came in at 'imminent risk of death'

Scott Applewhite, File). James T. Hodgkinson , 66, allegedly opened fire on a Congressional baseball team as Republicans were practicing for an annual game t...


Republicans, Democrats Play Ball for 'Team Scalise'

A shooting on Wednesday morning that targeted members of Congress was not enough to stop them from playing in the annual Congressional baseball game on Thursd...


3 charged in shooting at Chicago playground; 2 girls injured

Police said "persons of interest" were being questioned. Hudson and the two boys also were facing charges associated with the stolen vehicle. According to i...


Trump interviewed Robert Mueller for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Here's why. According to the rules, technically only the attorney general can fire a special counsel. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is also scheduled on ...


White House: Trump won't sack special counsel Robert Mueller

US President Donald Trump was reportedly considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller from Russian Federation probe, even though he legally can't. Some...


Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Special Counsel Mueller Without Good Cause

Trump can not directly dismiss Mueller. The White House was given only a brief heads-up that Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was assigning Mueller to oversee ...


Michelle Carter Found Guilty In Texting Sucide Case In Massachuttes

Roy to get back in the truck constituted wanton and reckless conduct ". The victim's aunt Rebecca Maki added that the Roy family is " pleased with the ou...


18 injured after MA ferry crash

Fire officials have updated the number of people injured to 13 after a high-speed ferry struck a jetty in Hyannisport, Massachusetts , and began taking on wate...


The House's health care bill is 'mean,' Trump reportedly tells senators

John Thune, R-S.D., who attended the meeting, said. But it may well still happen, though any bill passing the Senate would have to be reconciled with the differ...


IL farm groups against Trump's Cuba order

Trump's policy also goes after what is called the "self-directed, individual travel permitted by the Obama administration" as it will be prohibited. As it st...


Minnesota police officer found not guilty in shooting death of Philando Castile

The St. Paul Public Schools, Castile's employer for 13 years, tweeted a statement underlining that "Mr. Phil's" death has changed the community forever. He wa...


Bill Cosby jury to hear more of his deposition testimony

While the prosecution spent five days building their case, the defense called just one witness and rested their case in minutes Monday after the former megastar...


New York Yankees: The Legend of Aaron Judge Continues to Grow

When the 2017 baseball season began, not many MLB experts were picking the #Colorado Rockies or New York Yankees to be one of the best teams in the league. ...


White House denies Trump wants Mueller out

The White House referred questions to Trump's personal attorney, Marc Kasowitz. Rosenstein's assurance comes after Donald Trump's friend suggested the preside...


Trooper dead after 2-car collision on Florida highway

Sgt. William Trampass Bishop, a 30-year veteran with the department, got pinned under a auto after being struck outside his patrol vehicle on Interstate 75 in A...


NC unemployment rate falls to 4.5 percent, best since 2001

Thursday's report shows the state lost 1,700 private sector jobs between April and May. While the highest rate of unemployment was in the Kusilvak Census Area, ...


Victims recovering after shooting during Congressional baseball practice

Almost 25,000 tickets were sold for the game and it was on track to raise more than $1 million, roughly double what it did previous year, organizers said. Con...