Flynn May Have Lied During Security Clearance Renewal, Says Cummings

Flynn, according to Cummings, also told Defense Department investigators that he had not taken any money from Russian Federation, had not received any benefits from a foreign country, had no connections with any foreign government officials and had h... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
Stabbing Investigated as Hate Crime
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Stabbing Investigated as Hate Crime

In memory and honor of Lt. Collins, we stand united as a County against hate. Friends say was smart, amusing and courageous. A candlelight vigil was also held at the site of the stabbing on Sunday evening. Br...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Republicans already giving Trump's budget a cold shoulder

U.S. President Donald Trump's budget proposal this week will include massive cuts to Medicaid and to other anti-poverty programs, the Washington Post reported on Sunday , citing people familiar with the pl...More..

Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Trial Started Today
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Trial Started Today

Cosby emerged from an SUV at the Allegheny County Courthouse just before 8 a.m. wearing sunglasses and a tan sport coat. The case is set for trial June 5 in suburban Philadelphia . Images from outside the cour...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

TPP Nations Agree To Continue Without US

The ministers, who gathered in Hanoi this weekend, also said they wanted to expand the new TPP to include other economies, in part to "address our concern about protectionism". "Of course, the U.S. is a mas...More..

Chinese Fighter Jets Buzz US Radiation Detection Aircraft over East China Sea
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Chinese Fighter Jets Buzz US Radiation Detection Aircraft over East China Sea

Two Chinese fighter jets intercepted a United States military aircraft over the East China Sea, NBC News reported on Thursday, citing two U.S. military officials without revealing their names. In that incid...More..

President Trump calls for unity against terrorism
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

President Trump calls for unity against terrorism

The major speech , which Trump delivered Sunday during an Arab-Islamic-American summit in Riyadh to leaders of 55 Muslim-majority countries, marks Trump's first effort to reach out to the world's 1.6 bil...More..

National Weather Service Confirms Chetek Tornado, 3 Touchdowns
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

National Weather Service Confirms Chetek Tornado, 3 Touchdowns

The weather service says it received reports of more than two dozen tornado sightings Tuesday night across five states: Texas, Oklahoma , Kansas, Nebraska and Wisconsin . Authorities say at least 40 homes wer...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump budget slashes safety-net programs

The budget plan reflects the small-government views of Mulvaney, a former tea party congressman; Trump has so far displayed little interest in budget issues and the plan is being released while the president is...More..

Rouhani urges United States to drop 'hostile' policies towards Iran
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Rouhani urges United States to drop 'hostile' policies towards Iran

He also said stability could not be achieved in the Middle East without Teheran's help. He deplored Americans have always made mistakes with regard to our region; "when they attached Afghanistan and Iraq, whe...More..

Probe has Trump adviser under scrutiny
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Probe has Trump adviser under scrutiny

News reports have characterized the president as dissatisfied with his communications team's inability to control the tenor of the coverage of recent negative stories. Despite the president's furious reaction, ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Texas bathroom bill could expose secrets of transgender kids

Gov. Dan Patrick , saying Monday that the House bathroom bill amendment, which was sponsored by Rep. Chris Paddie, R-Marshall, doesn't go far enough. Robertson said that putting personal religious beliefs ahea...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump calls for peace as he lands in Israel

The real test of Trump's negotiating abilities will come when he needs to persuade Netanyahu and Abbas that their political calculations are better served with a settlement than with the status quo. Never ment...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Comey to testify before Senate intelligence committee

Notes provided to The New York Times on Friday by an administration official said that Trump told the Russians he felt "great pressure because of Russia ". A special counsel, Robert Mueller, has now been...More..

The Muslim world is not convinced by Donald Trump's change of tone
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The Muslim world is not convinced by Donald Trump's change of tone

Rouhani also referenced the USA government's just-announced $480 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia , asking: "Are Americans ready to trade blood they gave in 9/11 in exchange for billions?" "This landmark ...More..

Former Ravens safety arrested again, this time on grand theft, battery charges
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Former Ravens safety arrested again, this time on grand theft, battery charges

Per Raven's beat reporter Jeff Zrebiec, the arrest was made following a dispute with Elam's girlfriend over a cell phone. Among the charges from his February arrest, Elam received one count of cannabis posses...More..

Kushner Family Business Pitch In China Prompts Questions About Investor Visas
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Kushner Family Business Pitch In China Prompts Questions About Investor Visas

It began a quarter-century ago as a well-intentioned plan to attract worldwide capital to the United States by awarding permanent residency to 10,000 foreigners per year who agreed to invest at least $500,000 i...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Russia's Lavrov says he did not discuss Comey with Trump

In one memo, Comey wrote that Trump asked him to end the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn, according to a person familiar with the matter. Last week, ...More..

Trump administration asks for time to weigh Obamacare subsidies
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump administration asks for time to weigh Obamacare subsidies

The payments subsidize insurers for keeping out-of-pocket costs like deductibles and co-pays down for low-income consumers, as mandated by the Affordable Care Act. President Donald Trump and Republican lawmake...More..

United Nations slams DPRK's latest ballistic missile test
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

United Nations slams DPRK's latest ballistic missile test

CBS News correspondent Adriana Diaz reports the missile, described by US officials as a KN-17 medium range missile, reached an altitude of more than 1,300 miles - fired, North Korea said, intentionally at a h...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Ex-US Rep. Anthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case

He promised to make amends to those he has hurt, including the teen, "whom I've treated so badly", the Times said, quoting Weiner's courtroom statement. "I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse", We...More..

Black Congressman Calling For Trump's Impeachment Receives Lynching Threats [Voice Messages]
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Black Congressman Calling For Trump's Impeachment Receives Lynching Threats [Voice Messages]

Some, such as California Rep. Maxine Waters, have explicitly called for impeaching the President. Those threats came in after Green, a Houston Democrat, became the first member of Congress to propose that Pre...More..

Ed Secy DeVos pushes school choice, but gives no specifics
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Ed Secy DeVos pushes school choice, but gives no specifics

She told attendees at a pro-school choice conference in Indianapolis that it is important to provide not only options in education, but also "the widest number of quality options". "More than 80,000 students ...More..

ASU's Monica Vaughn rallies to win NCAA women's golf title
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

ASU's Monica Vaughn rallies to win NCAA women's golf title

Lee needed a par on the 18th hole to clinch Baylor's spot in match play, and she almost chipped in for eagle from 20 yards out before tapping in with a birdie. Hutter competed as the stroke seat of the first va...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

2 white men, white woman selected for Cosby jury

Each count carries a maximum prison sentence of 20 years. Jury selection is expected to last all week. Cosby is being prosecuted in Norristown. They will be seeking a dozen jurors and six alternates for the...More..