California deli owner feels 'blessed' after selling $447 million Powerball ticket

That massive haul ranks among the largest jackpot in USA history, and eclipsed a $435.3 million Powerball win in February that went to an anonymous victor in Indiana. The cash prize would be $279.1 million. "California is one of just three states... More..

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North Korea frees US college student; family says he's in coma

Sessions said he recused himself from the Justice Department's Russian Federation investigation only because of a regulation to require the step because of his involvement in the Trump campaign. "I have no ...More..

United States military unfunded requirement list at $33 billion: Mattis
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

United States military unfunded requirement list at $33 billion: Mattis

Outer space, long considered a sanctuary, is now contested, he said adding that this creates the need to develop capabilities and capacities for more resilient satellites designed to withstand persistent ki...More..

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Minnesota Cop Says He 'Had No Choice' But to Shoot Philando Castile

Yanez shot Castile five times and testified he clearly saw the man's gun before firing his weapon. The state alleges that Yanez, 29, recklessly shot Castile when the 32-year-old black motorist was trying to a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Jeff Sessions, Ron Wyden tussle over James Comey's testimony

And asked about Trump's own contention that he fired Comey with the Russian Federation probe in mind, and regardless of any recommendation from anyone else, Sessions said: "I guess I'll just have to let his wor...More..

Jury asks another question in Bill Cosby case
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Jury asks another question in Bill Cosby case

Constand told the jury she was merely returning his calls about the women's basketball squad at Temple University, where she was director of team operations and he was a member of the board of trustees. After p...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

United States showing signs of unleashing 'nuclear war': North Korea

Mattis, however, went on to say, "We can not and will not accept unilateral, coercive changes to the status quo" in the South China Sea . President Donald Trump - who frequently denounced China on the ca...More..

US Attorney General To Testify Publicly At Senate Hearing
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

US Attorney General To Testify Publicly At Senate Hearing

Media reports last week said Sessions offered to resign because of tensions with Trump over his decision to recuse himself from the FBI's Russian Federation probe. Republican Senator James Lankford, a...More..

Attorney General Sessions to testify before Senate panel in public
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Attorney General Sessions to testify before Senate panel in public

While it is not unusual for political campaigns to have contact with foreign officials, Sessions recused himself from the inquiry in March after media reports said he had not disclosed two previous meetings...More..

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Jailed US student released in North Korea

Rodman , whose connections with President Donald Trump stretch back to his appearance on two seasons of " Celebrity Apprentice ", said the details of his trip would be revealed on his return. If you were li...More..

John McCain Slams Trump: US Leadership Was Better Under Obama
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

John McCain Slams Trump: US Leadership Was Better Under Obama

In the GOP senator's view, the comments damaged relations between the USA and the UK. Trump called out London Mayor Sadiq Khan after the June 3 terror attack that killed eight people. McCain, who lost to ...More..

Sessions Testifies About Russia Meetings In Senate Hearing
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Sessions Testifies About Russia Meetings In Senate Hearing

The Senate Intelligence Committee still wants to have a closed door meeting with the Director of National Intelligence and the head of the National Security Agency, to find out more about their conversation...More..

UVA fraternity, Rolling Stone agree to settlement
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

UVA fraternity, Rolling Stone agree to settlement

Rolling Stone magazine did not immediately respond to ABC News' request for comment. "It has been almost three years since we, and the entire University of Virginia community, were shocked by the now infamou...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump willing to testify, won't say if tapes of Comey talks exist

Sen. Susan Collins of ME says Trump had a chance to settle the matter when he held a news conference Friday at the White House, but he didn't. The Trump administration did not have representatives on the Su...More..

AG Sessions will testify in open hearing before Senate Intelligence Committee
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

AG Sessions will testify in open hearing before Senate Intelligence Committee

Sessions is scheduled to testify from 2:30 p.m. (1830GMT) on Tuesday. Pressure had been building on Sessions' to speak openly before the Senate Intelligence Committee since before last week's testimony by f...More..

USA urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

USA urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar

Iran's foreign minister called the statement "repugnant". "I want to call on all of the nations to stop immediately supporting terrorism , stop teaching people to kill other people, stop filling their minds...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Questions For Sessions At The Senate Intelligence Committee Hearing

Sessions lent his support to the special counsel, Robert Mueller, who is now in charge of the Trump campaign-Russia investigation. In March, Sessions recused himself from any investigations into Russia's ac...More..

Prison guards killed by inmates during transport in Georgia
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Prison guards killed by inmates during transport in Georgia

Billue, a 10-year employee, is survived by a father, a brother and a sister, Dozier said. "Both officers were known for their unwavering commitment to their job and their love of family", DOC Commissioner Gre...More..

Trump tells senators House health bill 'mean'
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump tells senators House health bill 'mean'

That measure, the American Health Care Act , would among other things replace Obamacare's subsidies with a system of tax credits and cut about $1 trillion in taxes over 10 years - including a 3.8% investme...More..

Trump's health care message to senators: Get it done
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump's health care message to senators: Get it done

In recent weeks, Trump has stressed the need for Republicans to come together to repeal the Affordable Care Act , President Barack Obama's sweeping health care law. Shortly before his lunch, Trump tweeted ...More..

Trimming monument in Utah pleases Republicans, angers tribes
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trimming monument in Utah pleases Republicans, angers tribes

Monday's recommendations from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to revise the boundaries of the Bears Ears National Monument strike an important balance and align with the original intent of the Antiquitie...More..

Nikki Haley Says Donald Trump Believes in Climate Change
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Nikki Haley Says Donald Trump Believes in Climate Change

States can make a real difference here. Numerous other signatory states are also already moving toward a greener future, and the alliance may encourage them to set more aggressive goals. video using new s...More..

Kourtney Kardashian & Scott Disick's Bikini War of the Exes
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Kourtney Kardashian & Scott Disick's Bikini War of the Exes

There is no middle ground for Scott - it's go all in or none at all. Kardashian has been flaunting her new boyfriend, Younes , while Disick has been busy partying with many young women such as actress Bel...More..

Ex-Penn St officials get jail terms in Sandusky abuse case
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Ex-Penn St officials get jail terms in Sandusky abuse case

Schultz was sentenced to 6 to 23 months (the first 2 in jail, the rest under house arrest) 200 hours of community service, $5,000 in fines and 200 hours of community service. Prosecutors dropped more serious ch...More..

Trump calls House health care bill 'mean' - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump calls House health care bill 'mean' - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

The same Senate Republicans who criticized Democrats for "ramming through" Obamacare-which the full Senate debated for 25 straight days in 2009 before passing it-are now hoping to vote on the American Hea...More..