Cosby jury still deadlocked after marathon deliberation

O'Neill reads what's known as a "dynamite" charge to remind them of their duty to try to find consensus, and he tells them to keep trying. Constand was the prosecution's key witness, telling jurors that Cosby gave her three unidentified pills... More..

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Louisiana House budget offer panned by Senate

David Popp, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's spokesman, didn't respond to our requests for comment, but Senate Republicans have been discussing moving forward on health care legislation - a campai...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Republicans, Democrats battle as one: Team Scalise

The man who shot USA congressman Steve Scalise and others at a congressional baseball practice earlier this week had with him a piece of paper with doodles and the names of three lawmakers, according to a p...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

US congressman Scalise still in critical condition: hospital

A Democrat ally of Steve Scalise asked for better protection for himself and his fellow lawmakers a week before the House of Representatives Majority Whip was left fighting for his life after Wednesday's s...More..

Virginia shooting sparks gun control debate
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Virginia shooting sparks gun control debate

Before the facts were even known about Wednesday morning's 7 AM shooting in Alexandria, Virginia, gun control advocates were already calling for more stringent laws. As gun control advocates eyed the challeng...More..

Juneteenth celebrated in Sioux City Saturday
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Juneteenth celebrated in Sioux City Saturday

More than two years after President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation slaves in Texas learned they were free. The celebrations continue all weekend long here, so come on over, get a catfish, turkey...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Attorneys General Of Maryland And DC Sue Trump Over His Hotel

The suit may be less important for what it says than for who filed it. Maryland and D.C. contend that as a "sovereign" entities, they have a special standing to sue the president in court. Of the global hot...More..

Trump mocks Federal Bureau of Investigation for failing to prove 'Russian Collusion'
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump mocks Federal Bureau of Investigation for failing to prove 'Russian Collusion'

An official of Trump's transition confirmed the lawyer's internal order sent Thursday. Still, Trump seemed to be raising the question of whether Rosenstein might have to recuse himself from the ...More..

Trump appears to criticize Rosenstein in tweet
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump appears to criticize Rosenstein in tweet

The transition team was led by Vice President Mike Pence . Earlier today, Trump spoke in Miami to announce the rollback of President Obama's relaxed trade and travel policies toward Cuba. The vice-president,...More..

Mo Brooks' name appeared on James Hodgkinson assassination hit list, report says
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Mo Brooks' name appeared on James Hodgkinson assassination hit list, report says

Suzanne Hodgkinson said that her husband had moved to the Washington , D.C., area in March to "work with people to change the tax brackets". Scalise was fielding ground balls at second base Wednesday when ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

As Russia probe expands, Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation

Cullen is a former federal prosecutor who has long ties to former FBI Director James Comey . "That's taken off", Trump said, according to the document read to the New York Times by an American offici...More..

There's been at least 1 mass shooting every month this year
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

There's been at least 1 mass shooting every month this year

Pro-gun voters lean heavily toward the Republican Party. Throwing more taxpayer money at security is the Republican way of telling the American people that they are never going to fix the real problem and that ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump announces he's being investigated

It was unclear whether his tweet about being under investigation was based on direct knowledge or new media reports that suggest Mueller is examining whether the president obstructed justice by firing Comey...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump tweet confirms he's being probed by prosecutor

Trump did not specify who he was referring to, but he appeared to mean Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , the No. 2 official at the US Justice Department. But the Federal Bureau of Investigation is loo...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump confirms he's under investigation, lashes out at deputy attorney general

Terming Comey's allegations untrue, Trump later said he was willing to testify under oath but Mueller's reported investigation into the president's actions means that Trump will have to live with the ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Speaker Ryan: Mueller Firing Rumors Are 'Not Something to Debate' Here

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said Tuesday that he isn't involved in any secret plan to fire special counsel Robert Mueller . "He is being advised by many people not to do it", the source said...More..

Congressional shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Congressional shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

Joe Barton, R-Texas, to give to Scalise. James Hodgkinson was shot dead after the Federal Bureau of Investigation says he wounded House of Representatives Majority Whip Steve Scalise , a U.S. Sue Hodgkinso...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Donald Trump says he is victim of a huge witchhunt

The latest "bombshell" report - at least in the minds of journalists - is that special counsel Robert Mueller is allegedly investigating whether President Trump obstructed justice. This was all about retali...More..

Play ball! GOP, Dems to battle as 1 - Team Scalise
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Play ball! GOP, Dems to battle as 1 - Team Scalise

Several elected officials, including legislators and Gov. The team roster shows Scalise was the only member of the Louisiana congressional delegation at the practice. The crowd started clapping and chanting...More..

President Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation with tweet
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

President Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation with tweet

The order by the general counsel for the transition team casts a wide net on documents that could shed light on ties between Trump's presidential campaign and representatives of Russia's government. "The move b...More..

US Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious' after shooting
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

US Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious' after shooting

More than $1 million has been raised for Congressional Sports for Charity so far, the game's organizers announced . The game originated in 1909 and is "the only annual partisan event beloved by all and en...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Russian Federation investigation: White House allies add pressure on Mueller

Rosenstein , who was speaking before the senate appropriations committee because Sessions has recused himself from all matters related to the Russian Federation investigation, said that only he has the au...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Top 3 miss US Open cut, leaving 4-way tie for lead

He kept it in the short grass, the secret to Erin Hills that would not appear to be that hard with some of the widest fairways for this major. Amazingly it could have been even better if not for bogeys on t...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Warriors Reportedly Unanimously Decide To Skip White House Visit

Warriors coach Steve Kerr has ripped Trump as a "blowhard" and "ill-suited" for the office, and player David West said the president was a poor role model. "Nothing should distract from what we were able...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

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

Roy's family. "I don't believe she has a conscience", Lynn Roy tells Erin Moriarty. If you are depressed and need to ask for help, there's advice on who to contact at BBC Advice . The American Civil Lib...More..