Judge halts Arkansas plan to execute 8 inmates in 11 days

Courts granted stays to two of the eight inmates before a federal judge ordered a halt to all of them Saturday, leading the state to quickly appeal. Arkansas planned to execute the eight before its supply of lethal injection drugs expires at the en... More..

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Sessions: Illegally Re-Entering The Border Now A Felony

Sessions urged federal prosecutors to intensify their focus on immigration crimes such as illegal crossing or smuggling others into the US, even though such prosecutions are already happening on a large scale. ...More..

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Trump administration says no United States trading partners manipulate currency

Though Russia critics welcomed Trump's newly hardened tone, there's less enthusiasm from America's allies in Asia, who fear the US could overlook China's more aggressive posture toward its neighbors. Presiden...More..

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Trump's son-in-law Kushner visits Iraq

Bossert , Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counter-terrorism. Valued by Trump for his discretion and loyalty, the baby-faced 36-year-old is officially a White House senior adviser with f...More..

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North Korea's Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missiles Displayed at Military Parade

North Korea's military parade has been closely watched by outside experts to get a glimpse of the North's latest additions to its missile program and other new military equipment. North Korea, typically closed ...More..

Steve Bannon's Worst Week in Washington
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Steve Bannon's Worst Week in Washington

Last week, the president issued a new executive memo that removed Bannon from the list of regular members of the NSC Principals Committee , a small working group made up primarily of the top Cabinet officials ...More..

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Steve Bannon Removed From National Security Council's Principals Committee

Flynn was forced to resign on February 13 over his contacts with Russia's ambassador to the United States, Sergei Kislyak, prior to Trump's taking office on January 20. "Gen. McMaster has returned the NSC to it...More..

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Appeals Court Ruling Could Pave Way For Discrimination Protection For LGBT Employees

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago ruled that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 covers sexual orientation, offering LGBTQ Americans protections they previously didn't have. The more immediate ripple effec...More..

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'This is the Trump era': Sessions takes aim at illegal immigration

They must also consider felony prosecution for individuals with two or more prior misdemeanor convictions for improper entry, or one or more prior misdemeanor convictions if there are certain circumstances, s...More..

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Zarif calls United States bombing of Syria unacceptable

Laying bare deep and risky divisions on Syria and other issues, President Donald Trump declared that USA relations with Russian Federation "may be at an all-time low". "No one showed us anything, no one s...More..

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Donald Trump praises China for abstaining from vote on Syria

We had a great chemistry, I think ... "But that's hurting - that will hurt ultimately". We had a very good bonding. Very powerful, far more powerful than the aircraft carrier. The Trump administration says it...More..

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Is Steve Bannon in peril? Donald Trump comments worry his populist base

Cohn, the former No. 2 at Goldman Sachs, and fellow Goldman executive Dina Powell, one of Trump's top national security advisers, have been gaining favour with the president. Conway's memorable flubs included...More..

Remembrance And Celebration As The Boston Marathon Approaches10:01
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Remembrance And Celebration As The Boston Marathon Approaches10:01

This could be another banner year for the Stars and Stripes. And Desi Linden should be a familiar name, as Linden finished 2nd in the 2011 Boston Marathon and 7th in the Rio Olympics (2:26:08). She'll be in...More..

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Wisconsin gun theft suspect who allegedly wrote manifesto to Trump captured

Jakubowski is being taken to Rock County for questioning and charges. "He may not even be in Wisconsin". Jeffrey A. Gorn, the property owner who called authorities, told The Associated Press he was driving hi...More..

U.S. accuses Russian Federation of role in Syria war crimes
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

U.S. accuses Russian Federation of role in Syria war crimes

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was branded a USA "poodle" after abandoning a visit to the Russian capital at the last minute, in order to clear the way for Mr Tillerson's Moscow trip. Cavusoglu, whose country ...More..

2 drivers critically injured in head-on collision in Logan
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2 drivers critically injured in head-on collision in Logan

The Hyundai collided with a Chevrolet sedan being driven by a 26-year-old man, Budge said. Police say the driver of the white auto drifted into oncoming traffic and slammed into the other vehicle. Late Friday...More..

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US Southeast on guard for tornadoes after storm kills four

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Storm Prediction Center issued a rare "high risk" warning, with the potential for strong and extensive tornadoes, damaging wind and large hail. We already...More..

Fugitive who wrote anti-government manifesto captured
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Fugitive who wrote anti-government manifesto captured

The hunt continues Monday, April 10, . He was transported to the Rock County Jail in Janesville. According to the Associated Press , Jakubowski never acted in a threatening manner towards the farmer, and eve...More..

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Final day of NBA season will decide some seeds, matchups

When asked if Utah can challenge for the championship, the French power forward said: "We're going to try to". The Clippers have won six in a row - one shy of their season high - and can clinch the fourth see...More..

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Federal judge blocks Arkansas execution plan

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed off February 27 on putting to death eight convicted murderers from April 17-27, which would be the most inmates executed in an 11-day span since the death penalty was reinsta...More..