DoJ threatens fund cut off to sanctuary cities

The mayor fired back at Attorney General Jeff Sessions and President Donald Trump during a news conference on Friday, calling the DOJ's statement "outrageous". Zach Butterworth says the city has no problem and drafted its policies in consultation wi... More..

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Lawyer: Abducted Tennessee girl's recovery 'just beginning'
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Lawyer: Abducted Tennessee girl's recovery 'just beginning'

Authorities said Elizabeth was physically unharmed, but her attorney said the teen has "suffered severe emotional trauma and that her process of recovery is just beginning", according to the Associated Press ....More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Trump calls Schumer, discusses strategy for responding to Canada's dairy trade policy

Ambassador David MacNaughton said dairy farmers in both the US and Canada are affected by global supply issues affecting the industry. The issue connects the Senate's Minority Leader, a Democrat; the Republican...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Major Texas school finance fix set to clear state House

Taylor hasn't said if he'll ensure that Huberty's school finance bill never makes it out of his committee. HB 2899 would also nullify existing non-discrimination at the local level that are, so far, only in t...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz won't run for re-election

During his chairmanship, Chaffetz investigated former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for her use of a private email account and server while conducting State Department business. The governor, a Republica...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

New England Patriots defend crowd attendance at Trump visit

The contrast in photos was quickly explained by the Patriots to the New York Times when they noted that the 2015 photo included support staff making it appear like a much larger contingent. The New England P...More..

Iowa AD Gary Barta details damaged relationship with Meyer
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Iowa AD Gary Barta details damaged relationship with Meyer

Meyer said that on the following day, Barta told her she was being placed on administrative leave because of her relationship with Griesbaum and the fact that Griesbaum had threatened legal action. Carroll clai...More..

Assets Justice Dept threatens sanctuary cities in immigration fight
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Assets Justice Dept threatens sanctuary cities in immigration fight

Cook County, Illinois, also received a warning, even though it did not get money from the Justice Department previous year. In a press release, the Department of Justice said numerous jurisdictions are "crumb...More..

Senate confirms Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Senate confirms Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

Removing the previous 60-vote threshold means that the majority party has less incentive to find nominees that will garner moderate support and more ideological judges will have an easier path to confirmation i...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Arkansas executes prisoner after battle over lethal drug

Sr Helen tweeted: AR plans to execute Ledell Lee tonight using one almost-expired drug, one illegally-obtained drug, and one drug "donated" in a parking lot. McKesson Medical-Surgical Inc, a pharmaceutical whol...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Republican Ron Estes Wins Kansas Seat to Replace Mike Pompeo in Congress

The GOP held on to its Kansas 4th Congressional District seat after Republican Ron Estes narrowly defeated Democrat James Thompson, signaling a dramatic shift in a race expected to be a landslide Republican v...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Italian PM, fresh from winning praise from Trump, meets with Trudeau

I think the United States has right now enough roles. "We're building our military rapidly", said Trump. Trump has called for all countries in the alliance to adhere to a threshold of contributing 2 perce...More..

New Deal Aims To Bridge Republican Health Care Divide
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

New Deal Aims To Bridge Republican Health Care Divide

Speaking at a White House news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, Trump said he wants Congress to work on healthcare legislation and a bill to fund the government. The White House seems t...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Bill O'Reilly Kicked Out At Fox News For Sexual Harassment Allegations

Walsh does not have a legal claim against O'Reilly because of the statute of limitations on harassment cases in NY and California, but she did report the matter to the human resources hotline of the company l...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

RNC's McDaniel: Ossoff 'Least Qualified' to Represent Georgia

Ossoff ended up with 48 percent of the voted, lower than the clear marjority he would have needed for an outright win. Handel has treated Trump gingerly throughout, rarely mentioning him unless she's aske...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Justice Neil Gorsuch takes the bench, jumps into the fray

Precisely at 10 a.m Monday, Gorsuch joined his new colleagues in appearing from behind the regal burgundycurtains to take his seat. Chief Justice John Roberts welcomed Gorsuch to "our common calling". After l...More..

Trump's choice Neil Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court judge
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Trump's choice Neil Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court judge

Gorsuch will fill the almost 14-month-old vacancy created after the death of Scalia, who anchored the court's conservative wing for almost three decades before he died unexpectedly in February 2016. Literall...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Ann Coulter rejects Berkeley's bid to reschedule speech

Berkeley has long had a reputation as one of America's most liberal universities, and in February a planned speaking event by controversial alt-right writer Milo Yiannopoulos, also sponsored by the college's...More..

Democratic Party rides coattails of Bernie Sanders' popularity
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Democratic Party rides coattails of Bernie Sanders' popularity

SCOTT DETROW, BYLINE: Hey, Ari. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., addresses an audience during a rally in Boston. That is a harsh statement , especially on a unity tour . Bernie Sanders may have lost in 2016, but he'...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

United Airlines Issues New Policy Requiring Crews To Be Booked Sooner

Former federal prosecutor and criminal defense attorney Doug Burns explains the possible outcomes of a lawsuit between Dr. David Dao and United A... A United Airlines Boeing 737-800 and United Airlines A320...More..