Senate panel eager to hear from Comey, given OK to testify

Two congressional sources says the three subpoenas for the unmasking investigation are for the FBI, CIA, and NSA in order to obtain information on unmasking requests made by former United Nations ambassador Samantha Power, former national securi... More..

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Sheriff: Explosion at Wisconsin plant kills at least 1

Richards said one person was killed and two people were still missing as of Thursday morning. There's no word yet on if school will be impacted Thursday. At least 16 employees were inside the plant at the tim...More..

Heinrich Statement On Reports Of Paris Climate Agreement Withdrawal
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Heinrich Statement On Reports Of Paris Climate Agreement Withdrawal

Mr. Trump had initially delayed his decision on whether or not to withdraw during his first foreign trip overseas, where he met with other G-7 leaders. On Tuesday, Modi said in Berlin that it would be a "crime"...More..

Woman recalls OR train stabbing victim's final words
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Woman recalls OR train stabbing victim's final words

The deaths of two Portland , Oregon , men last Friday, have reminded me that everyday citizens also make patriotic sacrifices. "He basically turned to my son and said terrible things, and my son just grab...More..

John Kelly, Homeland Security Sec, defends back-channel with Russia
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

John Kelly, Homeland Security Sec, defends back-channel with Russia

Kushner is Trump's son-in-law and holds the title of Senior White House Adviser. Last week, The Washington Post reported Mr Kushner had met a Russian ambassador to discuss setting up a channel which ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Jared Kushner Didn't Suggest Back Channel, the Russians Did

The Washington Post said Kushner's secret communications proposal was made on December 1 or 2 at Trump Tower in NY, according to intercepts of Russian communications that were reviewed by United S...More..

Esports Betting Bill Signed into Law in Nevada
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Esports Betting Bill Signed into Law in Nevada

The new law SB240 doesn't specifically name eSports, but it does fall under the category of "other events". The bill is set to come into effect on July 1st, 2017. Already casinos have been building up eSports b...More..

Scuffle, threats erupt on Texas House floor
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Scuffle, threats erupt on Texas House floor

In a post to Facebook after the incident, Rinaldi said he had been physically assaulted by one Democratic representative and others had been restrained from doing the same. The law allows officials to qu...More..

IL announces more football kickoff times
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

IL announces more football kickoff times

In addition to the OR matchup on the road, we now know the times of Northern Illinois, Rutgers, and the two Friday games vs. Illinois & Iowa. The Huskers had played that Black Friday game on ABC every year dat...More..

Text of grieving mother's letter to President Donald Trump
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Text of grieving mother's letter to President Donald Trump

As he sat in the back of a police patrol vehicle, court documents say Christian lamented "That's what liberalism gets you". He is a proud and extremely public white supremacist who led a counter demonstra...More..

Trump honors fallen soldiers and Gold Star families in Memorial Day speech
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump honors fallen soldiers and Gold Star families in Memorial Day speech

In his remarks, Mr. Trump acknowledged Homeland Security Secretary Gen. John Kelly's son, Robert, who was killed in action during a tour in Afghanistan. Taliesin Myrddin Namkai Meche and Ricky John Best wer...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump's communications director to step aside

Trump and White House aides face months of investigations into alleged ties to Russian officials during the presidential campaign and afterwards. All eyes are back on Washington D.C.as President Trum...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Police investigate homicide in Concord, woman found stabbed

Officers found the victim, later identified as Sabrina Marie Galusha of Concord, with an apparent stab wound. She was taken to the local hospital where she was pronounced dead. More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Infamous Three Mile Island latest casualty of shale boom

A Monday, May 22, 2017 file photo shows cooling towers at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in Middletown, Pa. Exelon Corp., the owner of Three Mile Island, site of the United States' worst commercial...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump claims Kushner leaks 'fabricated lies'

The meeting came as Trump was openly feuding with US intelligence agencies and their conclusion that Russian Federation had tried to disrupt the presidential election and turn it in his favor. Schiff said he ...More..

President Trump gives Memorial Day Address at Arlington National Cemetery
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

President Trump gives Memorial Day Address at Arlington National Cemetery

Before the president's speech, Dunford also addressed the crowd at Arlington Cemetery, thanking the men and women who have died in defense of our nation for their sacrifice. President Donald Trump, right, and V...More..

'You've no safe place', Portland white supremacist tells court
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

'You've no safe place', Portland white supremacist tells court

As Christian walked into the courtroom he yelled out: "Free speech or die, Portland! You got no safe place", Christian said as he was being led into court from the holding area. And at that point, pande...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Lexington student advances in Scripps National Spelling Bee

The most misspelled word listed most often is attractive - in five states, including New York, California, and Ohio. If you've ever wondered what the most misspelled word in your state is, Google has the ...More..

Graham 'surprised' Comey will testify publicly
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Graham 'surprised' Comey will testify publicly

The White House has been thrown into turmoil by a succession of stunning allegations against the president this week, including that he may have obstructed justice by asking Comey to drop an investigation into ...More..

Texans WR Keith Mumphery Expelled From Michigan State In 2016
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Texans WR Keith Mumphery Expelled From Michigan State In 2016

Mumphery was accused of sexually assaulting a student in her MSU dorm room on March 17, 2015. According to an campus police report at MSU, Mumphery and the female met on an online dating site. The Texans draf...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

President Trump to US Senate, "Let's Get Healthcare and Tax Reform Passed"

Senators voted 54 to 45 for Gorsuch, who previously would have needed to meet a 60-vote threshold in a procedural vote, for his nomination to then come to the floor. "I suggest that we add more dollars to...More..

Trump Slams Germany's Trade Surplus As 'Very Bad' For The US
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump Slams Germany's Trade Surplus As 'Very Bad' For The US

Those comments, which sent shock waves through Washington , vented Europe's frustration with Trump on climate policy in particular. Even Trump's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, pulled back on the idea tha...More..

Texas Bathroom Bill: Legislators Pass Two Anti-LGBT Bills on 'Discrimination Sunday'
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Texas Bathroom Bill: Legislators Pass Two Anti-LGBT Bills on 'Discrimination Sunday'

A Senate committee passed the House's major school finance reform bill, after adding a controversial provision subsidizing private school tuition for special needs students - a move unlikely to go over well ...More..

Number of homeless counted in Los Angeles County up sharply
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Number of homeless counted in Los Angeles County up sharply

Last year, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced plans to dramatically increase city spending on homeless services, and in November, voters approved a $1.2 billion bond measure paying for construction of affordab...More..

Travel Ban Block Upheld: Supreme Court Remains Only Hope for Trump
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Travel Ban Block Upheld: Supreme Court Remains Only Hope for Trump

The revised version would temporarily suspend the USA refugee program and halt for 90 days the issuance of new visas to travelers from the six countries while the administration reviews its screening process....More..