Aides wanted Trump to focus on infrastructure. Then he tweeted

The often flippant, emotional stream of tweets from President Trump never ceases to amaze, particularly since it is, for all intents and purposes, filled with official messages from the White House. WATCH: "This obsession with covering everything he ... More..

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Trump pushes for privatizing US air traffic control

Trump will push for the separation of air traffic control operations from the Federal Aviation Administration , adopting an approach long championed by US airlines , according to White House officials. I...More..

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Trump to embrace privatization of air traffic control system

Later this week Trump is expected to travel to OH to garner support for his strategy - a key campaign promise - to channel $1 trillion into the nation's roads, bridges, inland waterways and other public facil...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Former Penn State president gets jail time for failing to report Sandusky

In a surprise, Spanier - the only one of the three to take his case to trial earlier this year - actually received the lightest sentence: four to 12 months, with the first two in jail and the remainder served u...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Thousands join vigil for London Bridge attack victims

Trump also addressed the London attack Sunday night at the conclusion of a fundraiser for Ford's Theater, scene of one of the most famous acts of bloodshed in American history: the assassination of Presiden...More..

Britain's opposition leader calls on Theresa May to quit over police cuts
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Britain's opposition leader calls on Theresa May to quit over police cuts

The March directive narrowed the scope of the original order, which was hastily unveiled during Trump's first week in office. An indefinite halt to entry from Syrian refugees was replaced by a temporary pause. ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Putin dismisses United States claims about Trump, Russia and elections

In an interview with NBC News, Putin repeated his denial of claims by USA intelligence agencies that Moscow engineered the hacking of the Democratic Party in order to tilt the recent presidential election tow...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Republican-led Senate OKs $11.8 billion budget

House Republicans gathered for a caucus on the deal were dubious Brownback would relent on a threat to veto expansion of the current two-bracket model of assessing personal income tax. Several members of the Se...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Five dead in Orlando, Fla., workplace shooting

Four died at the scene of business. Demings said Neumann appeared to single out people and had a "negative relationship" with at least one victim. Sources say a disgruntled employee opened fire Monday morni...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

TNTM: DC Comics Wonder Woman movie review

A quick scene tacked on to the end featuring Wonder Woman in the present could have made a big difference. Gal Gadot , who stole the show past year when she had her coming out party as Wonder Woman in " Ba...More..

Evergreen State College reopens following closures over threats
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Evergreen State College reopens following closures over threats

Despite the lack of an active threat, Evergreen State College closed its campus after a man left a threatening message at the Thurston County Dispatch Center in Washington State Thursday morning. Thursday's...More..

Andrew Cuomo moves to enshrine Obamacare protections
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Andrew Cuomo moves to enshrine Obamacare protections

Andrew Cuomo announced Monday. The governor is directing the State Department of Financial Services to declare new regulations mandating health insurance providers do not discriminate against New Yorkers w...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

14 arrested, weapons seized at protest of pro-Trump rally in Portland

With full knowledge that violence would break out at some point, as has happened at such rallies repeatedly over the past year, the Portland Police Bureau enlisted at least eight other law enforcement agencies ...More..

GOP running out of time for legislative achievements
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

GOP running out of time for legislative achievements

A revenue surplus this year helped House GOP leaders boost savings, and fix and renovation funds in the plan. Democrats, who complained the plan fails to meet the needs of the state's most vulnerable resident...More..

Father of escaped prisoner arrested; prisoner still missing
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Father of escaped prisoner arrested; prisoner still missing

For the next 16 hours, police searched the area with dogs and helicopters. Also, she said, she wanted police to make sure the property was safe. Residents in parts of Bucks County are being asked to stay in...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Portland free speech rally, counter protests draw thousands

Hundreds of President Donald Trump's supporters gathered at Terry D. Schrunk Plaza for a so-called "Trump Free Speech" rally . Wheeler said he also reached out to the organizers of the rally and personally ask...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Immigration order is a 'travel ban' criticizes DOJ

He also added that the courts are " slow and political! ". In a series of early morning tweets, Trump urged the Justice Department to ask for an " expedited hearing " at the high court and seek a "much tough...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Putin dismisses US claims about Trump, election

Although Thursday June 8, 10 am is almost a week away, a live link to the upcoming high drama of the former Federal Bureau of Investigation boss James Comey's testimony is crawling on top of nearly every news...More..

Kushner Had No Plans to Set Up Secret Communication With Russia
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Kushner Had No Plans to Set Up Secret Communication With Russia

Trump, when he returned to Washington, quickly assailed news media reports of White House turmoil linked to investigations of his aides and their ties to Russian Federation. He is respected by virtually eve...More..

HomeNewsCorn Mill in Fatal Wisc. Explosion Previously Cited
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

HomeNewsCorn Mill in Fatal Wisc. Explosion Previously Cited

Wednesday at the Didion Milling plant in Cambria. Questions about whether the blast was caused by a dust explosion were due, in part, to Didion paying fines to OSHA in 2011 for failing to protect workers from...More..

Al Pacino to play Penn State's Joe Paterno in new HBO movie
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Al Pacino to play Penn State's Joe Paterno in new HBO movie

The project reunites Pachino and Levinson , who collaborated on the Jack Kervorkian movie " You Don't Know Jack ", " Phil Spector ", and the 2014 film "The Humbling". This will be the Oscar-winner's fourth pro...More..

Navy Parachutist Dies During Demonstration Over Hudson River
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Navy Parachutist Dies During Demonstration Over Hudson River

Members of the Coast Guard went into the water to retrieve the parachutist, who was then rushed to a nearby hospital, CBS New York reports . Rear Admiral Jack Scorby told reporters at a news conference...More..

Grandmother on the run allegedly stabbed grandchildren; baby dead
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Grandmother on the run allegedly stabbed grandchildren; baby dead

Mendez identified the grandmother as Nicole Darrington-Clark, who is either 42 or 43 years old. At around 9:10 a.m. the woman reported the incident that occurred inside an apartment in the 1400 block of San Ant...More..

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley Just Nailed Down Trump's Climate Views
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley Just Nailed Down Trump's Climate Views

And I think what needs to be emphasised here with respect to the Paris accord was about the efficacy of the agreement as it relates to the environment, how it impacts the economy. Elizabeth Deng, a researcher f...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Another Budget Deadline Busted. Where Does That Leave Illinois?

Ives signed up to sponsor the bill and pledged to keep it bottled up in the House. The first session of the 100th General Assembly concluded without a balanced budget and with the potential for a special ses...More..