Mike Pence: North Korea's 'provocation' shows risk faced by military

There was a high degree of confidence it was not an intercontinental ballistic missile, a US official said on condition of anonymity. McFarland and other US officials say they had good intelligence about the launch, in part because North Korea this... More..

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Alabama court allows release of evidence against governor

Bentley, a 74-year-old dermatologist and former Baptist deacon, has been engulfed in a sex scandal since recordings surfaced in 2016 of him making suggestive remarks to a female aide before he and his wife of...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump administration blocks access to White House visitor logs

This week, CREW and other groups also asked a federal court in NY "to include visitor logs for Mar-a-Lago and Trump's Manhattan residence, Trump Tower", NPR's Greg Allen reported . Under the new directive,...More..

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"We Are Going To Have Phenomenal Tax Reform", After Healthcare Fix

The payments are used to help poorer people in Obamacare afford copays and other cost sharing for medical services. Use this tool to send a letter to your members of Congress, urging them to vote against any...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Protesters call for President Trump to release his tax returns

Trump has repeatedly said he cannot release his tax returns because they are under audit, though many tax experts have said he is not barred from releasing the information during the audit. Organizers for Tax...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

'Charging Bull' artist wants 'Fearless Girl' out of the way

His work was a response to the stock market crash of 1987, showing that the country was economically resilient despite setbacks. "The "Charging Bull " no longer carries a positive, optimistic message". But Di ...More..

College Free Tuition: Hillary Clinton Joins Gov. Cuomo For Signing Ceremony
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

College Free Tuition: Hillary Clinton Joins Gov. Cuomo For Signing Ceremony

In 2019, the free tuition measure will extend to those earning $125,000. The scholarships have earned New York Governor Andrew Cuomo praise for making his state the first to make tuition-free college a re...More..

Gas released into crowd of Berkeley protesters
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Gas released into crowd of Berkeley protesters

Civic Center Park, a police spokesman said. Dozens of police officers in riot gear were standing nearby and quickly arrested one man. Later, the demonstrators moved to the streets, where they eventually ended u...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Rice denies using intel to spy on Trump

The national security advisor is not a law enforcement position and therefore does not have the authority to engage in domestic investigatory efforts, especially those that violate the constitutional rights o...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Violence erupts at yet another pro-Trump rally in Berkeley

A pro-Trump supporter bleeds after being hit by a counter-protester during the Patriots Day Free Speech Rally in Berkeley in California, US. Civic Center Park, where Trump supporters had scheduled a rally. Th...More..

EVENT CANCELLED: Easter egg hunting with a twist
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

EVENT CANCELLED: Easter egg hunting with a twist

Services are at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.in English, and 3 p.m.in Spanish. Regular admission fees apply. Some children had eggs spotted seconds before the start of Saturday morning's Easter egg hunt at Eme...More..

City of Powell River presents Easter egg hunt
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

City of Powell River presents Easter egg hunt

The Easter bunny came a little early Saturday, delighting hundreds of youngsters at the Mall at Sierra Vista with an Easter egg hunt . Held at the Frontier Stage, this free event will include an exciting kid's...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Explosion killed 100 people in attack near buses carrying Syrians evacuees

Ahrar al-Sham says the attack only serves to defame the rebels and serve to deflect from the government's "crimes" against opposition-held areas, the latest being the chemical attack where over 80 people were k...More..

Easter Weekend Weather for Chicago Area: Thunderstorms, Temps in 80s
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Easter Weekend Weather for Chicago Area: Thunderstorms, Temps in 80s

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Easter Sunday should be pleasant with temps reaching highs between 65 and 72 degrees. Easter Sunday: Mostly sunny, a light west breeze in the morning, shifting to th...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump's son-in-law, Kushner, flies into Iraq with top US general

Kushner arrives in Iraq after a wave of successful but bloody offensives against ISIS. Kushner, on his first trip to Iraq, "is travelling on behalf of the President to express the President's support and comm...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Judge Halts Arkansas' Plan to Execute Seven Inmates

In the separate case Friday, Griffen issued the temporary restraining order blocking the use of vecuronium bromide after the supplier of the drug filed a complaint in court saying it had been mislead by the...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Federal judge blocks Arkansas' plan to execute several inmates

U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker granted a preliminary injunction requested by the inmates to block the executions. The state is also appealing that ruling. In typical medical settings, midazolam relaxes peop...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

US Defence Dept Confirms 'Failed' North Korea Missile Test

The device exploded nearly immediately after takeoff. U.S. Cmdr. Dave Benham said U.S. officials are still determining what kind of missile was launched. The U.S. presently has a carrier strike group led by t...More..

Charleston church shooter Dylan Roof pleads guilty to state murder counts
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Charleston church shooter Dylan Roof pleads guilty to state murder counts

The deal, Solicitor Scarlett Wilson said , serves as an " insurance policy " in the event that Roof's federal conviction falls apart. As the Associated Press notes , the move now leaves Roof awaiting ...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Let's speculate about what the Kansas special election means for health care

Estes defeated Democratic challenger James Thompson to fill the House seat of now-CIA Director Mike Pompeo, who previously served as the representative from Kansas' 4th District. "Due to the failure of House ...More..