Niece of France's Le Pen held as rising star quits politics

They campaigned together for Melenchon's presidential run that saw him surge late in the campaign and get almost 20 percent of the first-round vote, narrowly missing a place in the runoff. Marechal-Le Pen, the divorced mother of a toddler, said she w... More..

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Betsy DeVos booed speaking at historically black university
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Betsy DeVos booed speaking at historically black university

Nevertheless, DeVos showed up and was met by a raucous crowd shouting, "Go home", and surrounded by a attractive chorus of boos. Bethune-Cookman is a historically black university, and DeVos faced criticism in...More..

No Federal Charges In The Death Of Alton Sterling
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

No Federal Charges In The Death Of Alton Sterling

Landry and Edwards have fought about everything from funding for Landry's department to whether the attorney general has the final say over state contracts. Substantiating federal civil rights charges is a hard...More..

Trump meets with Russia's top diplomat
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump meets with Russia's top diplomat

While the YPG is a U.S. ally in Syria, Ankara perceives it as an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party ( PKK ), which is considered a terrorist group in both Turkey and the US. Foreign Minister M...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump defends firing of FBI director, pledges 'far better' replacement

It wasn't immediately clear how Comey's ouster will affect the Russian Federation probe, but Democrats said they were concerned that his ouster could derail the investigation. McQuade got to know Comey during h...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Here's the path the health bill could take in the Senate

Susan Collins, R-Maine, why neither she nor any other female senator is included in the Senate's 13-member group working on the Senate's version of the bill. An unhealthy relationship with the truth about healt...More..

Serial killer suspect arrested in US
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Serial killer suspect arrested in US

One of the victims, a 21-year-old man who survived being shot at point-blank range on July 11 , 2016, while sitting in a auto with his 4-year-old nephew, told Phoenix NBC affiliate KPNX in April that police...More..

US President Donald Trump fires Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

US President Donald Trump fires Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey

The stated reason for Comey's dismissal was that he mishandled the probe into Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton's emails. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein in a three-page memo to Atto...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump begins effort to pack courts with conservatives

Spicer explained that two of the nominees came from the list of potential Supreme Court nominees that Trump released during the presidential campaign. The White House announced that David Stras received the T...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Berkeley Police Crackdown on Protesters Possible, Mayor Says Amid Ann Coulter Controversy

The controversy ballooned into a national debate about the school's reputation as a bastion of free speech, with conservative student groups ultimately filing a lawsuit against the university alleging Berke...More..

France's Macron tells Trump he will defend climate deal
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

France's Macron tells Trump he will defend climate deal

Leading up to the expected Tuesday meeting , a number of high-profile businesses spoke out in favor of remaining in the deal. The company also used its regular ad spot on page A3 of The New York Times , whi...More..

Texas bill would allow adoption agencies to deny couples based on religion
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Texas bill would allow adoption agencies to deny couples based on religion

The bill says that "a child welfare services provider may not be required to provide any services that conflict with the provider's sincerely held religious beliefs". The bill also blatantly violates the Co...More..

DeVos booed at graduation speech to historically black university
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

DeVos booed at graduation speech to historically black university

The education secretary's appearance also prompted more than a dozen students to turn their backs on her as she was speaking. DeVos has to raise her voice in order to be heard over the crowd. Nonetheless, the...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump's first 100 days: A president's very public education

The 30-second commercial, paid for by Donald J. Trump for President Inc. and approved by Trump, focuses on his first 100 days in office. "A respected Supreme Court justice: confirmed". By withdrawing from the...More..

Trump says Comey 'was not doing a good job'
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump says Comey 'was not doing a good job'

Flake said he learned of Comey's firing on Tuesday while watching television in his office. The President cited that one of his reasons for firing Comey as FBI Director was that he had lost the public's tru...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Arsenal's Xhaka doubtful for Saints game through injury

Of course, Mourinho was being super sarcastic. They rest eleven, I rest eight. "This club will be successful under Jose Mourinho", he said. But Mourinho has received some backlash in the Times on Monday a...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Police arrest serial killings suspect after months of unease

The victim, who was 21 at the time, said he didn't really recognize anyone in the lineup but stressed that the shooting was more than a year ago. "But my son is not coming back", Castro said. This photo pro...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

White House disputes Democrat claim of win on budget

He says it's "a really good down payment" on rebuilding the military and "the biggest increase in border security in a decade". At a US Air Force Academy Commander-in-Chief trophy presentation, Trump called...More..

DeVos booed speaking at historically black university
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

DeVos booed speaking at historically black university

The NAACP and Movement for Black Lives have called for a moratorium on charter schools, claiming that they have " exacerbated segregation ". "Betsy DeVos doesn't understand that HBCUs were created in resp...More..

SLO County schools participate in National Bike to School Day
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

SLO County schools participate in National Bike to School Day

The day is a national initiative that encourages safe bicycling and walking. More than 150 schools registered across Minnesota to ride or walk to school along with parents, teachers and community leaders. FCH...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Jose Mourinho's team selection cost Manchester United against Arsenal, Gary Neville says

It's the first time I leave Highbury or the Emirates Stadium and they're happy", he said. "I left Highbury, they were crying, I left Emirates, they were crying". "My goals now are to get as many minutes...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

US Fraternity Brothers Charged Over Horrific Hazing Death Of Pledge

Fraternity members at Beta Theta Pi resisted getting help for 19-year-old Timothy Piazza, causing him to suffer for hours and possibly making his injuries worse, a prosecutor said Friday in announcing the r...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Teen's plea for free Wendy's nuggets sets retweet record

Wendy's tweeted the feat was "good for the nuggets", and also threw in the massive donation to the Dave Thomas Foundation - a charity started by the restaurant's founder. That was after she and Bradley Coop...More..

1 arrested after brawl aboard Southwest jet during deplaning
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

1 arrested after brawl aboard Southwest jet during deplaning

Burbank police identified the suspect as Chaze Mickalo Cable, 37, of Lancaster. He was detained at the gate and arrested for misdemeanor battery. It's another case of a fight on a flight. Eventually, other ...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

With book, Ivanka Trump must walk complicated ethical line

Check it out, ' Lara Trump tweeted . Ivanka Trump is a woman, that's pure truth, and she confesses sometimes she had to go into "survival mode". Girls Who Code founder Reshma Saujani, who is featured in ...More..