Coughing, convulsing and calls for probe after Arkansas execution

Bishop Anthony Taylor of Little Rock wrote the state's Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R) on March 1, asking him to commute the sentences of the eight men to life in prison without parole. Supreme Court, have expressed reservations about the lethal injection pr... More..

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North Korea fires ballistic missile, US official says

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday urged the worldwide community to increase pressure on North Korea, saying that failing to do so would bring "catastrophic consequences". The US and South Korea ...More..

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House passes short-term spending bill in effort to dodge shutdown

But there are still obstacles to passing a spending bill by Friday, sources tell CNN . Republicans with districts along the border have also been very critical, conscious that they have large Hispanic popu...More..

U.S. military considers shooting down North Korea missile tests
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

U.S. military considers shooting down North Korea missile tests

Meanwhile, China continues to insist that it won't stand idly by while Seoul deploys the missile system, known as THAAD, driving home its point by halting package tours to the South and retaliating against a su...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Trump attacks USA media at 100-day rally

The White House Correspondents Dinner is a yearly event in which journalists and politicians gather in Washington for a night of drinks and jokes. The Correspondents' Dinner was likely to be "very, very bor...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Senate confirms Labor Secretary Acosta

Secretary of Labor by a bipartisan final vote of 60-38. From 2009 until his confirmation, Acosta served as the Dean for the Florida International University College of Law. Thursday's vote was the fourth time A...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Donald Trump: North Korea 'disrespected' China with missile test

The United States called for new sanctions on North Korea Friday and threatened to punish global companies doing banned business with the pariah nation's nuclear and missile programs. however under the current ...More..

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Amid protests, New Orleans begins removal of Confederate monuments

Workers in New Orleans have finished taking down the first of four Confederate statues in the city that will be removed over the coming days. Because of threats and security risks, the city will not publicl...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Ann Coulter's 'Hate Speech' Threatened Student Safety — CNN Host

A self-imposed period of silence about Ann Coulter would be good for liberals and conservatives alike. A handful of right-wing protesters milled around Thursday afternoon, and a small group of left-wing prote...More..

Doubted no more: Tarik Cohen taken in NFL Draft
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Doubted no more: Tarik Cohen taken in NFL Draft

The Bears selected diminutive North Carolina A&T running back Tarik Cohen in the fourth round (119th overall) of the NFL Draft. He was a three-time MEAC Player of the Year, four-time first-team all-conference p...More..

Arizona governor wants help from Air National Guard to battle fire
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Arizona governor wants help from Air National Guard to battle fire

They didn't identity the agent and referred all questions about the investigation to the state fire agency. A man rescued two kittens from the approaching Sawmill fire Thursday, after he heard them crying in ...More..

Philadelphia Eagles first round pick Derek Barnett:
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Philadelphia Eagles first round pick Derek Barnett: "I have to gain respect"

We think we got a tremendous player and a tremendous person". Executive vice president of football operations Howie Roseman said the study included "guys playing explosive positions, quick-twitch position...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Pick a horse, any horse: Kentucky Derby is wide open as ever

Baffert's best horse, Mastery, got hurt after crossing the finish line first in the San Felipe Stakes. The only other horses that could arguably be favored ahead of Always Dreaming are 2-year-old champion a...More..

Arkansas carries out last execution before drug expires
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Arkansas carries out last execution before drug expires

At that point, he would be unable to move or let executioners know if the midazolam hadn't taken full effect. Ultimately, four inmates were executed, including one double execution. With the state's supply of t...More..

100 days of 'profound change' - Trump proudly states at Pennsylvania rally
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

100 days of 'profound change' - Trump proudly states at Pennsylvania rally

Mr Trump paused his speech to say "That's right get 'em out of here, get 'em out". "Others may disagree about that. They see what's happening, but to understand the historic progress we have made we must spea...More..

Fears of losing pre-existing conditions protection under GOP
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Fears of losing pre-existing conditions protection under GOP

New Jersey House Representative Tom MacArthur filed the amendment to the GOP's revived health care law Tuesday . "While the revised version still does not fully repeal Obamacare, we are prepared to supp...More..

Donald Trump signs executive order targeting H-1B visa programme
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Donald Trump signs executive order targeting H-1B visa programme

Baldwin, D-Madison, in a statement Wednesday, said , "Now that President Trump has expressed his support for my Buy America reform, I'm hopeful he will join me in pushing Majority Leader (Mitch) McConnell and ...More..

Level trolling overloads ICE's undocumented immigrant hotline with calls about space aliens
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Level trolling overloads ICE's undocumented immigrant hotline with calls about space aliens

The administration set up the Victims of Immigration Crime Engagement (VOICE) Office on Wednesday, in accordance with President Trump's executive order in January. The hotline will also serve as a resource fo...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Trump finally has Hispanic in cabinet with Acosta confirmation

Acosta, a Miami native, is the only Hispanic to join Trump's Cabinet. Law school dean Alexander Acosta , a former member of the U.S. Department of Justice and the National Labor Relations Board during the ...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

USA troops killed fighting ISIS in Afghanistan

On Thursday two U.S. Army Rangers were killed and a third incurred minor injuries during a battle against Islamic State fighters in their stronghold in eastern Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, according to...More..