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The Republican's rebuke, posted on Twitter and Facebook, comes with his administration on the defensive against allegations of improper links to Russia, with several investigations into the matter un
There is insufficient evidence that citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump's travel ban pose a terror threat to the United States, according to analysts at the
The White House has barred several media outlets from a press conference held by President Trump's Press Secretary, Sean Spicer.
Conservative candidate Francois Fillon faces investigation by France's financial prosecutors over jobs he gave to his wife and two of his children, pushing the case to a higher and riskier level for t
NEWTON, Kan. (AP) — A woman who was taken into custody in connection with a central Kansas shooting that left four people dead has been released from custody. Harvey County authorities say a 42-year-
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas’ attorney general has asked for execution dates to be set for eight death row inmates, but state officials said they’re still lacking one of the three le
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of plotting to attack Somali refugees in western Kansas believed then-President Barack Obama would declare martial law and not recognize the validity of the electio
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A coroner says the autopsy of an inmate found dead in his New Orleans cell shows signs that he died of causes related to drugs or medication. Orleans Parish Coroner Dr. Jeffrey Rou
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A former Kentucky judge was reprimanded Friday for having sex with a woman while he was presiding over her felony criminal case. Ronnie C. Dortch, who retired last month, had a
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The former sheriff of Los Angeles County violated his pledge to shine a light on crime and instead concealed it, a federal prosecutor said Friday during opening statements in the r
A closer look at the VX nerve agent that Malaysian police say was used to kill the half brother of North Korea’s leader.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A former Oregon Public Broadcasting reporter won’t have to testify at the ongoing conspiracy trial of four men who joined Ammon and Ryan Bundy at last winter’s armed
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — The owners of a popular Jersey shore pizza restaurant chain who evaded taxes and lied to the IRS have been sentenced. Manco & Manco Pizza owner Charles Bangle was sentenced i
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt University Medical Center officials say the hospital has had a security breach where two employees accessed medical records of more than 3,000 patients. The Tenness
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The white Madison, Wisconsin, police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black 19-year-old in 2015 will continue working behind the scenes and not return to active patrol. Mad
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The bill to repair California’s crumbling roads, dams and other critical infrastructure hammered by an onslaught of storms this winter could top $1 billion, including near
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — About 200 protesters have gathered near a Louisville conference center where Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other Republicans are celebrating last year’s GOP
CLARKSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Two World War II-era grenades have been found in a suburban New York nursing home resident’s refrigerator, prompting an evacuation. The Journal News reports (http://lohu
A military judge won’t throw out charges against Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl despite scathing comments that President Donald Trump made on the campaign trail. Bergdahl’s lawyers had argued th
The first Latin American president to visit Donald Trump at the White House told the U.S. leader Friday he prefers “bridges to walls,” sending him a gentle rebuke of his controversial proposal to buil
News organizations including The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, CNN and Politico were blocked from joining an informal, on-the-record White House press briefing Friday. The Associated Press c
WASHINGTON - Analysts at the Homeland Security Department's intelligence arm found insufficient evidence that citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump's travel ba
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Add this to the long list of problems caused by buzzing drones: Frightening 1,500 elk into stampeding at a time of year when too much stress can be deadly for the animals. This winte
President Donald Trump’s administration has a spelling problem, and it seems to be getting worse. The latest cringe-worthy gaffe, courtesy of the Education Department, was a double whammy: In a
John Kasich told reporters he would present his plan on the US healthcare reform in a Saturday
Kansas widow demands answers after a shooting that the FBI is investigating as a possible hate crime.
Ian Grillot was shot when he confronted the gunman reportedly yelling racial slurs at two Indians.
A new railway between China and Afghanistan, part of Beijing’s initiative to promote regional trade, has run into roadblocks in Uzbekistan, apparently over fears that it could also benefit terrorists.
A political tug of war between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Naftali Bennett, a former aide who now heads a political party that is part of the governing coalition, has become a centra
In an interview with a French daily, Emmanuel Macron urged tax cuts, reductions in public spending and employment training programs, mixing policies associated with both the French right and left.
The VX nerve agent that Malaysian police said Friday was used to kill Kim Jong Nam, the half brother of North Korea’s dictator, is classified as a weapon of mass destruction and is one of the most let
The leader of the U.K.’s main opposition party was under fire after his party lost a parliamentary seat it has held for more than 80 years to Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservatives.
A suicide car bomber killed at least 50 people seeking to return to their homes in al-Bab, in a sign of how unstable the area remains a day after Turkish-backed fighters drove Islamic State from one o
Iraq’s air force carried out strikes against Islamic State in neighboring Syria, the country’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said, marking a dramatic escalation in its effort to fight the terrorist g
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A proposal the Trump administration is considering to designate Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a terrorist organization has stalled over warnings from defense and inte
Several major news organizations were blocked from a White House daily briefing on Friday without an immediate explanation
Polar bears in two High Arctic populations seem to be doing better than scientists had thought. The first major study of the Baffin Bay and Kane Basin populations in about 20 years has found more bea
SAINT JOHN, N.B. - New Brunswick police say no charges will be laid after a brawl between players of two National Basketball League of Canada teams. Saint John police Sgt. Chuck Breen says two player
SOUTH WEST OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Ont. - Police in southwestern Ontario are looking for thieves who made off with a lot of cheese. Ontario Provincial Police say the Village Cheese Mill in South West Oxford
NATIONAL HARBOR, United States - Donald Trump has just finished a speech at the country's biggest annual gathering of conservatives, and outside in the hallway a group of young men are debating where
MONTREAL - The Quebec government is broadening its investigation into allegations of corruption and wrongdoing within the Montreal police force. Public Security Minister Martin Coiteux says municipal
President Petro Poroshenko warned last week that protesters blocking a railway to the coal-rich war zone could cause power outages across the country and job losses as a result.
ATLANTA (AP) — National Democrats will elect a new chair whose task is to steady a reeling party and capitalize on the widespread opposition to Republican President Donald Trump. Leading contenders i
Oscar front-runner “La La Land” opens with a bang, or should we say a burst — of leaps and pirouettes, not to mention bicycles sashaying along the roofs of automobiles. It’s not eas
ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities on Friday released surveillance video they say shows the moments before a police officer fatally shot a man outside an Atlanta public safety building. Authorities have said
NEW YORK (AP) — A member of a Mexico-based sex trafficking ring has been sentenced in New York to more than 15 years in federal prison. Paulino Ramirez-Granados was sentenced Friday in federal court
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say a second man has been charged in a shooting that killed two people, including a toddler, and wounded a pregnant woman. Dionel Harris was charged Friday with first-de
WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey is again in a familiar spot these days — the middle of political tumult. As a high-ranking Justice Department official in the George W. Bush administration,
NEWTON, Kan. (AP) — A woman is in custody in central Kansas in a shooting that left four people dead, including the gunman. Harvey County authorities say a 42-year-old Newton woman was arrested for c
CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio man who the FBI says threatened U.S. military members online on behalf of the Islamic State has rejected a plea deal and is headed to trial. A court filing says Terrence McNe
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — A man who disrupted an American Airlines flight from the Los Angeles area, forcing it to make an unscheduled landing in Lubbock, Texas, has pleaded guilty to interfering with a
Reporters from BBC, Reuters and the New York Times are believed to have been targeted.
WASHINGTON - Analysts at the Homeland Security Department's intelligence arm found insufficient evidence that citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump's travel ba
VANCOUVER — The furies unleashed by Donald Trump's rise to the US presidency are shaking Vancouver, where a gleaming new Trump International Hotel and Tower
PARIS (Reuters) - French presidential challenger Francois Fillon will face a full judicial inquiry into allegations he paid family members for fake parliamentary jobs after the country's financial pro
Berkshire Hathaway substantially increased its holdings of Apple stock in the December quarter
Company looks to quell widespread anger over bonuses paid even as it suffered record losses
Volkswagen's cheating led Germany to order an EU-wide recall of 8.5 million Volkswagen vehicles
President Jay Y Lee is accused of pledging 43 bn won in bribes to a company
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