McConnell: I Recommended Merrick Garland for FBI Director

McConnell and Senate Republicans are now trying to work on health care legislation after the House passed a bill two weeks ago that largely overturns Obamacare. Emily Hytha, a spokeswoman for Rep. Michael Conaway of Texas, the Republican who is hea... More..

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Trump's Kurdish gamble in Syria
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump's Kurdish gamble in Syria

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis that Trump's meeting with Erdogan would be an opportunity to "correct the mistake" of support for the YPG. Erdogan will be looking for Trump to reverse that. The Syrian Kurds will...More..

District closes gap on new school's budget
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

District closes gap on new school's budget

Voters in New York State will get a chance to vote on their local school budgets on Tuesday. Voting in Pavilion is from Noon until 9 in the high school lobby. School board electionSchool board members Allis...More..

Beatrice PD Special Olympics Torch Run, Today
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Beatrice PD Special Olympics Torch Run, Today

Other items, such as Torch Run T-shirts and raffle tickets, will be sold for various donation amounts. In honor of the Special Olympics athletes and police officers participating in the rooftop event, Dunkin'...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

"Pay Trump bribes here" projected onto Trump Hotel entrance

He also travelled to Harrisburg, Pa., in April to project protest messages against the president as he delivered a speech marking his 100th day in office. Included in the projections was the emoluments claus...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump had "wholly appropriate" talks with Russian delegation: National Security Adviser

The White House has rejected US media reports that claim that US President Donald Trump shared classified information with Russian officials. Trump tweeted early Tuesday that he had the "absolute right" to...More..

It's Reese Witherspoon's Elle Woods vs. Trump's Commencement Speeches in Fallon Takedown
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

It's Reese Witherspoon's Elle Woods vs. Trump's Commencement Speeches in Fallon Takedown

It includes such moments as Trump asking the room if anyone thinks they're going to be the president. Fallon joked, "Now raise your hand if you can start tomorrow". May 16, 2017Among the examples in the video, ...More..

Trump tweets warning to Comey about 'leaking to the press'
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump tweets warning to Comey about 'leaking to the press'

President Donald Trump threatened to shut down daily press briefings Friday as he sought to defend his White House from criticism of its shifting explanations and misstatements about the firing of FBI Direct...More..

Playboy model loses bid to toss out privacy invasion case
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Playboy model loses bid to toss out privacy invasion case

Mathers has slowly been reestablishing her presence on social media and made the biggest leap by hopping back on Instagram, the bread and butter platform for models, last week. "Let me make this clear... my pag...More..

Conferederate monument in New Orleans comes down
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Conferederate monument in New Orleans comes down

Morris Jeff Community School staff sent out a recorded message late Wednesday to parents, saying that the New Orleans Police Department had confirmed that the Jefferson Davis monument would be removed overn...More..

'Real Housewives' star bound and beaten in home invasion, report
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

'Real Housewives' star bound and beaten in home invasion, report

Police determined that after arriving home, Manzo and Cantin were ambushed by two assailants, with Cantin , 37, being struck several times with a baseball bat, and Manzo , 46, being punched. Manzo made a...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Two dead in small private jet crash in New Jersey, US

The 9th Circuit is one of two federal appeals courts considering challenges to the executive order. In this image made from a C-SPAN video, participants and members in the gallery stand as three judges for the ...More..

Sean Spicer defends White House following Sally Yates' testimony on Michael Flynn
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sean Spicer defends White House following Sally Yates' testimony on Michael Flynn

Ms Yates was sacked by Trump after she refused to defend his travel ban. She was sacked four days later by the Trump administration. During that section of the hearing, Clapper described as accurate a repor...More..

Protesters spell out 'Resist!' at Trump golf course near LA
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Protesters spell out 'Resist!' at Trump golf course near LA

Once in arrangement, they laid down on the ground, stood back up and sang "God Bless America", and then everyone cheered. The group has also been vocal about urging the president to release his tax returns....More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Another crisis hits the White House after Post story

The thought of seeing Sean Spicer in your bushes sounds outright terrifying, but one Ontario woman has managed to make it amusing instead. Kadonaga says she figured a few people might get a laugh out of it an...More..

Red Sox ban fan from Fenway for racist taunt
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Red Sox ban fan from Fenway for racist taunt

The team said the matter was turned over to Boston police, who would further investigate with their civil rights unit and determine whether it merits further action. "I was called the N-word a handful of time...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump seeks to quickly replace sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation director

President Donald Trump fired Comey on May 9, two days before Comey was to testify before Warner's committee, citing frustrations with the Federal Bureau of Investigation director's conduct. Trump's confidants h...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

'Everybody' has better healthcare than US, Trump says

But with Trump battling to dismantle Obamacare, that was a remark for a domestic political audience. The meeting happened nearly three hours late after Mr Trump postponed it to remain in Washington while a bi...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Penguins knot series with 1-0 Game 2 victory over Senators

Sometimes it seems like everything the Ottawa Senators do, they do backwards. "It tells me he's invested", said Sullivan. Whether we score a goal or we get scored on, that's what we've acquired over time . E...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump Threatens Fired FBI Director Comey With 'Tapes'

He described it as impossible for Spicer and Sanders to explain his decision-making and presidency with "perfect accuracy", because he is "a very active president". White House Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huc...More..

Sean Hannity Says He Plans to Stay at Fox News
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sean Hannity Says He Plans to Stay at Fox News

Shine has denied the claim. Many suggest that Shine's dismissal is another signal that the company is looking to start fresh following the controversial departures of O'Reilly and Ailes. Others said Hannity c...More..

Trump's Muslim comments could haunt him in travel ban appeal
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump's Muslim comments could haunt him in travel ban appeal

Judges on the Richmond, Virginia-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals had tough questions for the acting solicitor general Monday as the en banc court considered President Donald Trump's revised travel ban. ...More..

John Kasich Says GOP Health Care Bill Is 'Inadequate'
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

John Kasich Says GOP Health Care Bill Is 'Inadequate'

Eager to check off a top campaign promise, Trump sought Sunday to pressure Senate Republicans on the issue. "Republican senators will not let the American people down!" he tweeted from his private golf cour...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

AG Jeff Sessions' sentencing memo could hurt the wrongfully convicted

The directive on sentencing, coupled with the president's guidance to resume the use of private prisons, is just another illustration of how this Administration seeks to line the pockets of the wealthy and, cle...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trudeau Government Says Tillerson On Board With Climate Change

In his remarks at the opening of the Ministerial meeting, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said: "The Arctic Council, which recently celebrated its 20th anniversary, has proven to be an indispensable forum...More..