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Louisville mayor asks California attorney general to exempt city from travel ban

ADVERTISEMENTCalifornia's Democrat-dominated legislature passed a measure a year ago barring state-funded travel to states that allow discrimination on the basi...


Milwaukee Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Sylville Smith Found Not Guilty

The officer is going to face a jury trial in August for the sexual assault charges, which follow a disturbing narrative: Heaggan-Brown allegedly had been drin...


Woman found guilty of involuntary manslaughter because of her text messages

FILE - In this Monday, June 12, 2017 file photo, Michelle Carter stands as court is in recess at the end of the day at her trial in Taunton, Mass . Prosecuto...


Turkish President criticizes Arab demands against Quatar

Speaking after Eid al-Fitr prayers in Istanbul , President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called the demand to pull the Turkish troops "disrespectful" and said his count...


Huge, homely mastiff named Martha wins world's ugliest dog

And when Martha's owner tried to sell her on Craigslist, Shirley Zindler , the founder of the Dogwood Animal Rescue Project , an animal fostering group, cam...


Black groups in Cincinnati upset by 2nd mistrial

Prosecutors said they'll announce a decision next week as to whether they will try Tensing a third time. Tensing was charged with murder and voluntary mansl...


Gunman made no threats to Congress before Virginia shooting

Former neighbors and family members, meanwhile, said their encounters with Hodgkinson were marked by displays of simmering anger and unusual behavior. A San...


US Probe Into Russia 'Consuming First 150 Days of Trump's Administration'

A Harvard University poll has found that almost two-thirds of Americans believe the FBI's Russian Federation investigations are "hurting the country" and a majo...


1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

Some of the low-lying clouds were rotating, and gusty winds whipped across the landscape. Ouachita Parish - As your local news leader it is our goal is to kee...


Israel tells civilians to steer clear of Syria border

The spokesperson said that the fire was a "result of the internal fighting in Syria". "The Saturday strike of the Israeli air force aircraft in the Golan He...


Democrats Play Blame Game With Pelosi After Georgia Election - To GOP's Glee

Democrat Rep. Tim Ryan of OH, who unsuccessfully challenged Pelosi's leadership role in November 2016, agreed that House Minority Leader was a debilitating fi...


Pentagon to be granted authority for decisions over troop deployment in Afghanistan

The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to discuss the decision publicly before an official announcement, say the mov...


Heavy Rains And Flooding As Tropical Storm Cindy Makes Landfall

Meanwhile, Cindy's intermittent wind and rain weren't just limited to the coast. Areas in the Mid-South are under Flash Flood Watches and that has people prep...


Ed Gillespie wins GOP nomination, will face Northam

On the Republican side, former Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie is the heavy favorite in a three-way contest, but he's faced a fight from t...


Charleena Lyles shooting: Police shouted 'get back' before killing pregnant mother

It details that Lyles called police to report that she had been victim of a "physical domestic disturbance". Officials also say the officers had at least on...


California father denies allegation he killed missing son

His 5-year-old son was nowhere to be found. Police were alerted that the toddler was missing when his mom called to report that her estranged husband had fail...


Military heads want transgender enlistment hold

Laura Ochoa, a defense spokesperson, responded to the report by denying Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work has made a recommendation on the issue, suggest...


Senate announces probe of Loretta Lynch behavior in 2016 election

Reports indicate that US intelligence agencies believe this was false information planted by the Russians to increase skepticism about the Department of Justice...


Heat take Kentucky's Bam Adebayo at No. 14 in NBA draft

Adebayo averaged 13 points and eight rebounds per game last season at Kentucky. United Kingdom center becomes third Wildcat selected in the lottery portion of...


Forecast: Cooler temperatures to continue, possible thunderstorms this weekend in Colorado Springs

Due to weak slow storm motion, very localized heavy rain is possible. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Tuesday will have partly cloudy skies with a 30...


Memorial for murdered Muslim teen set on fire in Dupont Circle

Her mosque, the All Dulles Area Muslim Society, announced plans to hold her funeral Wednesday afternoon and encouraged people to come together and "respond to b...


Conrad Roy's 'Thrilled' Grandpa Demands Michelle Carter Get 'Maximum' Sentence

A MA judge has found Michelle Carter guilty of involuntary manslaughter . Carter sobbed as the judge read out his decision - a far cry from the callousne...


Mayors to Trump: immigration orders meddle with cities

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu says national policy on climate change will emerge from USA cities now that President Donald Trump has withdrawn the country ...


Free summer lunches being served up to kids in need

Last year, the Summer Meals program served about 5.5 million lunches to children during the summer months. It's part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's...


Insurance group encouraged by GOP bill

Sen. Johnson sat down with NBC26 Friday morning and said he's pushing back on what he calls an "artificial deadline" because he needs more time to make an inf...


Remnants of tropical storm bring tornadoes, flooding to US Gulf Coast

The dugout of a baseball field is destroyed in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., on Tuesday , June 20, 2017, as severe weather from Tropical Storm Cindy brushed alo...


Senate health care bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid

For example, they want fewer government subsidies created to make health insurance more affordable. "The public at large is deeply skeptical about the repeal-...


Milwaukee jury clears ex-cop in black man's death

The officer is also African-American. During the chase, Officer Heaggan-Brown said that he had ordered Mr. Smith to show his hands and then fired a seco...


Gerrymandering Case Echoes in Inkblot-Like Districts Across the US

Supreme Court justices won't hear the arguments in the Wisconsin until the fall, but the case has already taken on a distinctly ideological, if not partisan ...


Two charged in overnight shooting after officer wounded by friendly fire

Seven officers have been placed on administrative leave while the shooting is investigated. Fox reports that the white officer told investigators he fired at ...


Donald Trump says he won't fire 'bothersome' Robert Mueller

Wittes has said that while he and Comey discussed how the White House handled the Russia investigation, they did not discuss the particulars of the investig...


A's youth movement powers up in win over White Sox

PITCHING MATCHUP: Athletics RH Daniel Gossett (0-2, 7.20 ERA) vs. It's just insane. It boggles your mind. The lefty pitched two no-hitters for the White Sox , ...


McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health bill

Under the plan, states could drop benefits that were required under Obamacare , formally known as the Affordable Care Act, such as maternity care, emergency ro...


Family recalls loving nature of Seattle mom killed by police

Even if he had brought the Taser, Anderson maintains in police transcripts it would not have been the "appropriate" tool for handling Lyles' abrupt and seemingl...


Wounded Rep. Steve Scalise out of intensive care

The gunman came out of his vehicle with two rifles, a 9 mm handgun and a 7.62 mm caliber SKS rifle. Last Wednesday, he went to the unit at 6:23am and left it at...