Philando Castile's death poses questions that still need answering

Followed by, "My phone just died, that's all", Reynold's confront the chid. Prosecutors argued that Philando Castile was merely reaching for his wallet so he could hand over his driver's licence - as Yanez instructed him to do before the shooting... More..

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CNN used a sketch artist at Friday's off-camera White House press briefing

The cable network sent their Supreme Court sketch artist over to the White House briefing room on Friday where Sean Spicer gave a off-camera briefing. But the Trump White House has been cutting back on the fr...More..

Moisture from tropical storm Cindy to surge into Quebec
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Moisture from tropical storm Cindy to surge into Quebec

Last June, torrential rains in West Virginia claimed 23 lives and memories of that disaster remained fresh at somber ceremonies honoring the dead. Even Indiana in the Midwest felt the impact of Cindy, which s...More..

After hospital visit with Scalise, Ryan says he's doing well
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

After hospital visit with Scalise, Ryan says he's doing well

On Wednesday, his condition was upgraded to fair a week after he was shot on a Virginia baseball field. He was near death when he arrived at the hospital and remained in critical condition into this week. Sla...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Two escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee

Prison escapees Ricky Dubose and Donnie Russell Rowe stopped running Thursday night. This combo of undated photos provided Tuesday, June 13, 2017, by. Hale said he thinks the men surrendered because his aut...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

TCU to meet Florida again after 9-2 College World Series win

Fans in the left field bleachers play with inflatables during the third inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball game between TCU and Florida in Omaha, Neb ., Friday, June 23, 2017. The Cardinals scor...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Senate Republicans release bill to cut Medicaid

Sen. Ron Johnson (R., Wis.) said that holding a vote on the measure next week would be too rushed to hear input from his constituents and that he would likely not vote for it if there wasn't enough time . ...More..

President Trump taunts Democrats over Georgia special election loss
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

President Trump taunts Democrats over Georgia special election loss

Porter said Wednesday that he expects Democrats to field "strong candidates" for every statewide down ballot office - something the party hasn't managed in recent years. "This is not about me", Rice explained. ...More..

Lobbyist wounded in GOP baseball shooting leaves hospital
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Lobbyist wounded in GOP baseball shooting leaves hospital

The FBI said at a news conference on Wednesday morning that its investigation so far indicates that Hodgkinson acted alone and that investigators have not found a "nexus to terrorism". The former owner of a...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

GOP winning streak continues in Georgia

The news peg for these recriminations, of course, is the Democrats losing Tuesday's special election for a House seat in Georgia. "Say "no" to Pelosi's "yes" man", blared one ad from the Congressional Leaders...More..

1 year after deadly floods, West Virginia wary of vast storm
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

1 year after deadly floods, West Virginia wary of vast storm

As a slow-moving tropical storm that formed Tuesday in the Gulf, Cindy was blamed for one death: a 10-year-old boy, Nolan McCabe of St. Louis, Missouri, was vacationing with his family on the Alabama coast when...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Cruz, Cornyn Split On GOP Senate Healthcare Bill

It had been crafted in secret over the past several weeks. Assuming every Democrat is a no vote, the GOP can't afford more than 2 of their own senators to vote against the bill . In addition to Medic...More..

Ferguson attorney: Brown family settlement $1.5 million
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Ferguson attorney: Brown family settlement $1.5 million

Brown's parents, Michael Brown Sr. and Lezley McSpadden, brought their suit against not only Ferguson but also Officer Wilson and ex-police Chief Tom Jackson on the grounds that the city's "culture of hosti...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Johnson: Senate bill doesn't address health care costs

He and others said the bill would make health insurance more affordable and eliminate Obama's coverage requirements that some people find onerous. They said the measure missed delivering a GOP promise t...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Defiant Nancy Pelosi says she's not going anywhere

They explain their totals includes money raised for the party not directly controlled by her committees. Just hours before the news conference, moderate Democratic Rep. Pelosi beat back a leadership challe...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Republican senator says Republican health care bill is too Republican

What we do know is that, in Louisiana, the bill would kill the expansion of Medicaid that has brought health care to more than 425,000 residents-with 51,000 of those people living right here in New Orle...More..

President Trump To Enforce New Restrictions With Cuba
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

President Trump To Enforce New Restrictions With Cuba

Trump also directed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to convene a task force on expanding Internet access on the island and reiterated the United States' opposition to efforts in the United Nations to lift t...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Ray Tensing retrial: Mistrial declared for 2nd time after jury deadlocks

A grand jury indicted Tensing in 2015 on charges of murder and voluntary manslaughter. The Hamilton County court administrator said the jury asked a question Thursday, and Judge Leslie Ghiz sent an answer...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Barack Obama slams Republican health bill and warns millions will lose care

While McConnell's bill curtails the program at a slower rate than the House version, it ultimately cuts deeper, which has prompted senators whose states expanded Medicaid to raise red flags. "It's going to ...More..

Young Boy Killed as Tropical Storm Cindy Strikes Alabama Coastline
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Young Boy Killed as Tropical Storm Cindy Strikes Alabama Coastline

The storms stretching for hundreds of miles (kilometers) are expected to push river and lake levels higher in coming days as what remains of an earlier tropical storm crosses Tennessee and Kentucky and enters W...More..

Tropical Storm Cindy expected to weaken as it moves inland
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy expected to weaken as it moves inland

His father told investigators that the 10-year-old was only standing a few feet from the front door. There were no reports of injuries. The boy was taken inside the condo and the father and a witness attemp...More..

Trump tweets support for Nancy Pelosi...sort of
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Trump tweets support for Nancy Pelosi...sort of

Democrats are lagging 0-4 in congressional elections this year, having earlier lost races in Kansas and Montana . GOP candidate Ralph Norman narrowly defeated Democrat Archie Parnell in a race for th...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Dean Heller becomes fifth Senate Republican to oppose GOP health care bill

Those waivers would allow state to drop benefits required by Obamacare like maternity coverage, mental health care and prescription drug coverage. We agreed on the need to free Americans from Obamacare's ma...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Gov. Sandoval, Sen. Heller Discuss Senate Draft Health Care Bill

President Trump tweeted a video of his weekly address, which centered on healthcare legislation. Boozman plans a complete review of the bill before he comments, his spokesman Patrick Creamer said . Dean Hell...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

US Shoots Down Armed, Iranian-Made Drone Over Syria Amid Russian Protests

The latest incident occurred in a part of Syria seen as strategically important for the Syrian government and Iran as Tehran seeks to secure a land corridor between forces it backs in Syria and Iraq . The Is...More..