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Devin Nunes has some explaining to do

Ezra Cohen-Watnick and Michael Ellis, two National Security Council officials in the Trump White House, are believed to be two of the individuals involved in as...


Nunes: House intel committee invites Comey to testify

Democrats accuse Nunes of being too close to the president to be able to head the probe. The House investigation of whether or not the Trump's presidential ...


Dem senator warns of political danger on Supreme Court vote

Sens. Richard Blumenthal of CT and Brian Schatz of Hawaii became the latest Democratic senators to announce their opposition to Gorsuch, a 49-year-old feder...


Sanctuary Cities Stand Firm, Despite Threats To Funding

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said in a news briefing the order will "strip federal grant money from the sanctuary states and cities that harbor illeg...


Democrats oppose Gorsuch, say he rules against workers

In Thursday's confirmation hearings, Schumer argued that Gorsuch had failed to "convince me that he would be a mainstream judge who could rule free from the bia...


NCAA Tournament: UCLA vs

Six different Bruins averaged in double figures during the season, and four got there. As Ball floundered his way to a double-single (10 points, three rebound...


Authorities: Deputy who was fatally shot had previous arrest

Police said they encountered two off duty CPD officers who had just left the home when they got there. The suspect was shot by officers and taken to an area hos...


AP SPIN METER: Was Trump joking on health care?

Some Republicans say Trump should release his tax returns. Speaking on Capitol Hill Thursday, Schiff said he was "more than willing" to accept the White Hous...


Still No Deal Between US House Freedom Caucus, Republicans on Healthcare Bill

Nikki Wallace, his spokeswoman, said Simpson wants to see Obamacare repealed and replaced but added that "it is impossible to say "yes" or "no" because change...


Federal judge extends injunction halting travel ban

The Trump administration is appealing the decision, with its first hearing before the Fourth Circuit Court set for May 8. "That's all he is". The government s...


Crayola set to retire a color from iconic yellow box

ET on Thursday. Crayola planned to make the announcement revealing the retiring color in Times Square on Friday morning, but circumstances led them to do it a...


NCAA to review bathroom bill repeal before deciding on North Carolina return

Joaquin Carcaño, a UNC-Chapel Hill employee and a plaintiff in the ACLU suit against HB2, said the law passed Thursday is a replacement, not a repeal . "An...


Never-Before-Seen Pentagon Images From 9/11

Another image of smoke and flames billowing out of the Pentagon after the terror attack. The photos show massive destruction of the building itself, plus the ...


Key US senator cites concerns in probe into possible Russia-Trump links

Clint Watts from the Center for Cyber and Homeland Security at George Washington University told Senator Marco Rubio, a Republican committee member who made...


Schumer seizes on Trump team's offer to work with Dems

By pulling the bill Friday, Ryan said , he moved to "let a little pressure off the system, let some nerves cool a little bit and then get back talking with e...


Democratic Supreme Court opposition grows; filibuster looking more likely

Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) announced Thursday that she will support Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme Court. Republicans Shelley Moore Capito of West Vi...


Suspended free agent safety TJ McDonald signs with Dolphins

Now, with only one career start under his belt, the Dolphins have released their former prized draft pick. The 26-year-old McDonald received a one-year vete...


'Tremendous' traffic impact expected after bridge collapse

A massive fire caused an interstate bridge to collapse during rush hour Thursday in Atlanta , just minutes after witnesses said police halted traffic and turne...


Dylann Roof expected to plead guilty in state murder trial

Roof, 22, was convicted on December 15 of 33 federal charges, including hate crimes, and sentenced to death by jurors on January 10 for killing nine black worsh...


Crayola boots dandelion for bluish crayon yet to be named

Crayola announced Friday that they will introduce a new color to their crayon collection-and their fans will have a say in naming it. But why retire a color...


Head of Trump-Russia probe refusing to step down

The chairman has said that he met with the source at the White House because he needed to use a secure facility, although there are other secure facilities ...


Pence breaks US Senate tie on killing family-planning grants rule

Vice President Mike Pence cast a tie-breaker in favor of the bill, siding with the Republicans. In the Senate, the resolution to be acted on March 30 would re...


Murder trial: Officer testifies about autistic boy's death

Update , 11:05 a.m.: Derrick Stafford, the Marksville officer charged with murder in 6-year-o... Goins said they were thankful that Stafford was not convicted...


Supreme Court rules for Texas death row inmate

Then, "after failing every subject in the ninth grade, Moore dropped out of high school". In Moore's case, a state judge heard from experts and examined t...


Udall will vote against Gorsuch, says should need 60 votes

The Senate Judiciary Committee held four days of confirmation hearings this week, including two days questioning Gorsuch. She said those issues have led to he...


Arkansas Inmate Asks Judge To Halt Execution

The ultimate decision on whether to spare the men's lives rests with Hutchinson, who scheduled the multiple executions last month. On Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, Hut...


Supreme Court unanimously strikes down Gorsuch ruling

But Roberts wrote that under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act special education must be "reasonably calculated to enable a child to mak...


Dylann Roof's friend is going to prison for lying to FBI

District Judge Richard Gergel in Charleston said before sentencing Meek to 27 months in prison. 'It's not that I don't want to say it because I don't want to ...


House and Senate Republicans seem split on health care future

It struck me as a welcome change from the GOP circular firing squad we've all become so used to. House Speaker Paul Ryan also said Republicans would continu...


Kaine Joining Senate Democrats in Opposing Nomination of Gorsuch

My vote will be no. Since Republican outnumber Democrats 52 to 48 in the Senate, eight Democrats must support Gorsuch for him to be confirmed. But the fight...


Strong to severe weather possible Monday afternoon

The northeastern edge of Ohio County is under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 2:45 p.m. Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, and High Winds possible for Clar...


American Airlines to buy shares in China Southern

Cathay Pacific Airways, based in Hong Kong and part of American's oneworld alliance, owns about 18 percent of flag carrier Air China. Delta Airlines bought 3....


15 felony charges filed against duo who secretly taped Planned Parenthood officials

Harris vowed to defend Planned Parenthood as a senator and urged supporters to sign a petition in defense of the group on her campaign website . In a statem...


Flint Has Finally Been Handed a Legal Victory

U.S. District Judge David Lawson approved the settlement, which was the result of weeks of negotiations involving a court-appointed mediator. The settlement w...


Critics Say Trump NAFTA Replacement Too Similar to TPP

This could allow for Trump's "Buy American" plan, but also cause USA companies to lose business in Mexico and Canada. The draft renegotiation plans circulated...