Seattle police investigate police-involved shooting of pregnant woman

A Department of Justice investigation in 2012 found that the Seattle Police department regularly used excessive force on the job however, a federal monitoring report in April 2017 showed that the department use of force incidents by officer... More..

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Democrats' Motions, Speeches Knock GOP Health Bill for Secrecy

Senate Republicans have sought to minimize public disagreement with their measure by holding all health care discussions behind closed doors as Senate leaders race to craft a bill that could garner the 50 vo...More..

Scattered Storms Monday Morning
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Scattered Storms Monday Morning

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 7 miles per hour. Turning less humid with a few scattered showers passing through tonight . Wind: E 5-10 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, wi...More..

Democrats target three Senate Republicans with health-care ads
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Democrats target three Senate Republicans with health-care ads

Members of the Democratic base have expressed concern that Republicans are moving forward with their health care bill while attention has been focused elsewhere - namely on the Russian Federation investigations...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

No 'proof' on 'collusion' with Russians, says Donald Trump

Trump may have been referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who wrote a highly critical memo about Comey . The President complained the probe was unfair and wondered why his defeated Democrat...More..

Amazon Whole Foods tie up could speed grocery transformation
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Amazon Whole Foods tie up could speed grocery transformation

The purchase came at a particularly sweet time for them, as Whole Foods shares have slipped in value since 2013. While the deal thrusts Amazon deeper into the grocery sector as well as directly into the...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Watch Jared Kushner hold meeting at White House with tech CEOs

Their objective, the White House said, was "to continue conversations and hear directly from [Israeli] Prime Minister [Benjamin] Netanyahu and his senior advisers and [Palestinian Authority] President [Mahmoud]...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Scalise was close to death when he arrived at the hospital: doctor

Scalise and three others were shot Wednesday morning at a baseball practice in Alexandria, Va. Although Scalise was able to talk while lying injured on the ball field, he had gone into shock by the time he wa...More..

Donald Trump's Favorite Poll Shows Approval Rating Drop
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Donald Trump's Favorite Poll Shows Approval Rating Drop

Eighty percent of Republicans rated Trump's job performance positively. A news release on Friday from Rasmussen Reports notes, "This is the first time the president's overall approval rating has hit the...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

The Trump team's spin about the Russian Federation probe sinks deeper into absurdity

He said Trump's tweet was not a confirmation of the investigation, but instead a response to a report in The Washington Post . "Fox & Friends" co-host Brian Kilmeade seemed to brake from the ranks on M...More..

Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?

The legal team, like the president, has come out ready to hit hard, even if not always quite accurately. An assessment of evidence and circumstances will be done, before a final decision is made to launch an ...More..

The Staggering Hypocrisy of Newt Gingrich
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

The Staggering Hypocrisy of Newt Gingrich

Recently, with reports that Mueller is investigating Trump for obstruction of justice, Gingrich came out and said the president can not obstruct justice, despite voting to impeach Bill Clinton over ob...More..

Scalise upgraded to 'serious' condition, able to speak to family
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Scalise upgraded to 'serious' condition, able to speak to family

The shooter also wounded a congressional staffer and a lobbyist, as well as Griner and a second Capitol Police officer. Bailey gave a good-natured shrug as the stadium applauded. He was shot in the hip but th...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Democrats plan night full of speeches on health care fight

Critics have estimated that the House bill would curtail Medicaid by some $800 billion, and some Republican senators from states where Medicaid was expanded under Obama have expressed concern about passing legi...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Top US Navy commander in Japan over destroyer crash

The Coast Guard originally said the collision occurred at 2:20 a.m. because when the container ship reported the incident it at 2:25 a.m., it said the collision had just happened. A Filipino-American was am...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Authorities: Teen slain after leaving mosque, man arrested

Police in Virginia on Monday blamed "road rage" for the killing of a teenage Muslim girl who was allegedly attacked by a driver while walking with friends to her mosque between Ramadan prayers this weeke...More..

Ohio group vows to keep pressure on Indians logo
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Ohio group vows to keep pressure on Indians logo

The team celebrated the decision in a statement and Redskins owner Dan Snyder was thrilled. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office denied the request on the grounds that the band's name disparages Asians....More..

Supreme Court Will Hear Wisconsin Partisan Gerrymandering Case
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Supreme Court Will Hear Wisconsin Partisan Gerrymandering Case

The justices will take up Wisconsin's appeal of a lower court ruling last November that state Republican lawmakers violated the Constitution when they created state legislative districts with the partisa...More..

Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Wisconsin Gerrymandering Case
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Wisconsin Gerrymandering Case

The justices say Monday they will decide whether Republican lawmakers drew electoral districts so out of whack with the state's political breakdown that they violated the constitutional rights of Democrat...More..

Technology CEOs urged to join Trump initiative
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Technology CEOs urged to join Trump initiative

Trump's meeting with the tech CEOs is expected to last for four hours. The main agenda, at least on paper: talk through ways to modernize the government's technology infrastructure. "This structure is unsustain...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Democratic lawmakers to protest over Republican health plan

It depends on who you talk to, but there are some Republicans who are still forecasting a final vote in the Senate by the end of next week, before lawmakers go home for a July Fourth break. President Trump ha...More..

Sizzling heat wave creates health hazard in southwestern US
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Sizzling heat wave creates health hazard in southwestern US

In 1990, Phoenix experienced its hottest day ever with 122-degree weather and planes were grounded because pilots were not certain the aircrafts would perform well in the heat. When bracing for 120 degrees, it'...More..

Republican: Congressional shooting will win us Georgia election
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Republican: Congressional shooting will win us Georgia election

But as small as the victory might ultimately be, the implications will likely be read as massive by the defeated party. The much-anticipated election in the Atlanta suburban district between Ms Handel and ...More..

Sean Spicer Is 'Useless — CNN Reporter
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Sean Spicer Is 'Useless — CNN Reporter

Earlier in the administration, the briefings were a major draw for political junkies, often broadcast live in their entirety on cable news networks. White House press secretary Sean Spicer may soon have a...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Syria conflict: Russian Federation issues warning after USA coalition downs jet

It was the first time an American fighter jet has shot down a Syrian aircraft in the civil war, with USA officials saying the action was taken to defend Washington-allied forces in the area. However, ...More..