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Jun 26 2017

Radio operators 'ham' it up at Aiken field day

Five men spent Saturday afternoon and most of the night in Greater Ottumwa Park trying to make contact with other amateur radio operators across the USA and Canada and Su...

Jun 24 2017

76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

Silver has talked about changing the NBA's limit, saying the current rule that American-born players must be 19 and a year out of high school, but teams seem just fine ...

Jun 22 2017

New video shows girl's bravery after Castile shooting

Anthony Police officer Jeronimo Yanez , the Minnesota police officer shoots at Philando Castile in the vehicle during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights, Minn. He said t...

Jun 22 2017

Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Prosecutors accuse the Portugal global of evading tax via a shell company based in the British Virgin Islands and another in Ireland, known for its low corporate tax ...

Jun 22 2017

Former Milwaukee Officer Found Not Guilty In Shooting Death Of Black Man

It was at that point that Heaggan-Brown shot him again ... fatally. "I think we must be mindful that a young man lost his life", said Steven Kohn, another of Heaggan-Brow...

Jun 16 2017

Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel in Russia probe

The White House says Pence will travel from August 13 to August 17. Pence hired outside counsel to represent him before congressional inquiries and federal investigatio...

Jun 16 2017

White House changes date of travel ban amid Supreme Court review

Now, the DOJ is about to file the two last briefs in support of its case, and attorneys at the justice department are surely hoping Trump won't talk or tweet about it, ...

Jun 15 2017

How the harrowing shooting at a GOP congressional baseball practice unfolded

Scalise underwent surgery and is in stable condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , according to a statement by his office. His injuries were not believed t...

Jun 12 2017

Qatar denies that charities fund terrorism

The rift has disrupted travel, separated families, severed commercial links and sown confusion among banks and businesses while deepening divisions between their respecti...

Jun 07 2017

Source says Comey told boss about Trump worries

But the remark - from a President who in recent weeks has appeared at times consumed by the barrage of Russian Federation allegations - was yet another painful reminder t...

Jun 06 2017

Girl Disqualified From Tournament for 'Looking Like a Boy'

The young girl was preparing to play a game in Springfield Soccer Club girls tournament finals, but before she or her team could take to the field, they were disqualifi...

Jun 05 2017

Did Russia Interfere in the US Election — Putin Interview

Flynn ", Putin told Kelly in Russian, translated to English. Do you think, an ambassador from any place in the world or from the United States reports to me daily as ...

Jun 03 2017

White House grants 14 ethics waivers to staff

In reality, Trump's White House is filled with lobbyists and waivers. Every employee in the executive office was granted a waiver to be able to talk to the press, w...

Jun 03 2017

Doctor in Trump Hotel case released but due back in court

He is being charged with unlawful possession and transportation of a firearm. Moles must also stay out of Washington, except for court appearances and legal appointment...

Jun 02 2017

Trump expected to leave climate deal _ but with 'caveats'

Almost 200 nations, including the United States , agreed in 2015 to voluntarily reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat climate change . That promi...

Jun 02 2017

After Stabbing, Portland's Mayor Wants 2 Right-Wing Demonstrations Canceled

But when a government official uses his power to close off a traditional public forum to a peaceful demonstration - or prevails upon another level of government do so - t...

May 30 2017

Memorial Day Traditions to Honor Fallen Heroes

Memorial Day is traditionally a day to honor fallen members of the military. Many people will head to cemeteries to place flowers and other decorations on the graves...

May 27 2017

35 detained in WV as part of 10-day ICE sweep

That person will be placed in removal proceedings before the Executive Office for Immigration Review, the Department of Justice agency that administers the nation's immig...

May 26 2017

Top Republican Confirms Senate Is Working On Writing Its Obamacare Repeal Bill

Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin . Senate leaders are positioning themse...

May 25 2017

Miami 'Joker' arrested after allegedly pointing loaded gun at vehicles

Sullivan was found with a handgun that had six rounds in it. A man resembling the comic book villain the "Joker" was arrested in Miami , Florida. Sullivan also tried...