Trump Mulls Sanctions Against Russia And Iran Over Syria

Explaining why the United States carried out a cruise-missile attack on a Syrian airfield last week, Mr Tillerson said Washington will "not accept the normalisation of the use of chemical weapons by (non-state) actors or countries, in Syria or elsewh... More..

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Tennessee evens series with walk-off win
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Tennessee evens series with walk-off win

In the past, with Keegan Thompson on the mound, that would have meant a win for Auburn. Lipinksi (4-0) got the win for UT with his 2.1 innings of work in relief. Texas A&M 8, Alabama 2: In Tuscaloosa, Texas A...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

ISIS Fighters, 1 Commander Killed In 'Mother Of All Bombs' US Attack

John W. Nicholson, commander of U.S. Forces Afghanistan, in a statement yesterday. The 11-ton bomb, guided by Global Positioning System satellites, detonated at 7:32 p.m. The bomb then fell to Earth with fins...More..

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Trump comments worry Bannon's populist base

President Donald Trump's children are anxious that reports on chaos inside the White House will hurt the family brand and have been pushing for changes, according to a Wednesday night Washington Post report . ...More..

Gorsuch thanks Trump as he takes oath as Supreme Court justice
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Gorsuch thanks Trump as he takes oath as Supreme Court justice

But as an acolyte of Scalia whose rulings have skewed conservative on most issues, Gorsuch picked up almost unanimous opposition from Democrats and their liberal allies, who were willing to give up filibuster r...More..

Democrats face uphill fight if Trump gets second US high court pick
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Democrats face uphill fight if Trump gets second US high court pick

Finally, the new justice must get the door. Heitkamp was one of three Democrats up for re-election in red states who voted to confirm Gorsuch to the Supreme Court following a bitter partisan fight. The top he...More..

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Easter Activities Planned Friday and Saturday in Monticello, New Hebron

Adults are $6 and children are $10, members prices are lower. Many churches will also hold sunrise services and special Easter services. Head down to Rockford to participate in the Discovery Center Museum a...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

CLOSED: Pennsylvania Planned Parenthood clinic shut down for good

Already this year, GOP lawmakers have repealed about a dozen Obama-era regulations in this manner - including a broadband-privacy rule , a restriction on gun sales to the mentally ill, and an anti-corruptio...More..

Russia Says Evidence Growing Syria Chemical Attack Was Staged
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Russia Says Evidence Growing Syria Chemical Attack Was Staged

Russia, Syria and Iran strongly warned the United States Friday against launching new strikes on Syria and called for an worldwide probe into last week's chemical attack there. Mr Lavrov that Moscow has aske...More..

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Is Breitbart Brat Steve Bannon About to Be Out on His Arse?

The move, when viewed sans spin, was clearly both a diminution in Bannon's power and a public rebuke of the high-flying aide by a President who doesn't like anyone to get more attention than him. One prominent ...More..

Fugitive Jakubowski, who mailed manifesto to Trump, caught in Wisconsin
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Fugitive Jakubowski, who mailed manifesto to Trump, caught in Wisconsin

A statement from Walker and first lady Tonette Walker says the couple is "sad to miss one of our favourite events". They continue to investigate another threatening letter about Easter attacks against churche...More..

Sessions touts 'Trump era' enforcement policies in Nogales
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Sessions touts 'Trump era' enforcement policies in Nogales

In a memo circulated on Tuesday, Sessions demanded higher numbers of prosecutions, including of those who harbor undocumented immigrants and those who attempt illegal re-entry, along with a series of other init...More..

Pulaski County Judge Blocks State From Using Execution Drug
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Pulaski County Judge Blocks State From Using Execution Drug

Griffen's order effectively halts the executions, which had dropped to six after Friday's state Supreme Court order blocking one execution and a federal judge halting another last week, unless it's reversed or ...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Trump's son-in-law Kushner visits base near Mosul

Mosul is by far the biggest city to have been held by Islamic State, and winning it back would largely destroy the Iraqi part of the group's "caliphate", proclaimed from a Mosul mosque in 2014. Kushner's West W...More..

White House Won't Release Visitor Logs
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

White House Won't Release Visitor Logs

A conservative legal group on Friday slammed President Trump's administration for deciding not to voluntarily disclose who visits the White House complex. The Obama administration was also criticized at times f...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Assad Maneuvers to Turn the 'Chemical Table'

Assad said the US Tomahawk strike on the Shayrat airbase was anything but efficient as it had little impact on the country's military capabilities. "Even if we had them, we wouldn't use them and we have never u...More..

State student, Dr Pepper fan rewarded with life-size soda fountain
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

State student, Dr Pepper fan rewarded with life-size soda fountain

The three-tier fountain holds around 5 gallons; however, the soda had to be watered down, so Claire wasn't allowed to drink from the fountain. "I'm really excited. "That's really hard", she said. But she was ...More..

Neil Gorsuch Confirmation: Republicans Plan To Blow Up Filibuster
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Neil Gorsuch Confirmation: Republicans Plan To Blow Up Filibuster

But Democrats were unable to pull back from the brink, partly because they remain livid over McConnell's decision previous year to block Obama's Supreme Court nominee, Judge Merrick Garland, who was denied even...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Dems ask FBI to suspend Kushner's security clearance

Kislyak and Sergey Gorkov, a Russian banker who is a Putin crony with a KGB past. They pointedly reference the firing of National Security Advisor Michael Flynn for lying about contact with Russia, and Attorn...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Insurers say Trump must do more to stabilize 'Obamacare'

Individuals obtaining coverage in the Marketplace created by the Affordable Care Act have faced double-digit premium increases, fewer plans to choose from, and a market that continues to be threatened by insura...More..