Shutdown threat ebbs as Trump retreats on wall funding

A failure to pass the bill would be an embarrassing political failure, with hundreds of thousands of federal workers affected by the shutdown starting on Trump's 100th day in office if no agreement is reached. Asked by a legislator whether Mexico had... More..

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Coulter vows to speak at UC Berkeley
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Coulter vows to speak at UC Berkeley

Naweed Tahmas, 20, of the Berkeley College Republicans tells the Chronicle , "It's at an terrible time ", and Coulter shared her rage over the rescheduling via Twitter Thursday night, vowing to come on Apri...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

North Korea: Washington and Seoul pledge 'swift punitive measures'

Dunford Jr. The comments were made in a background briefing to reporters as senators gathered nearby for an unusual classified briefing on the White House grounds about how the administration is responding to...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Giant Rabbit Dies On United Flight

Breeder Annette Edwards told The Associated Press by phone Wednesday that a veterinarian checked Simon, a 10-month-old, 3-foot (meter) -long continental rabbit , shortly before the flight to O'Hare, from w...More..

Police investigating Gareon Conley after rape accusation
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Police investigating Gareon Conley after rape accusation

Kevin Spellacy, Conley's attorney, vehemently denied the allegations to WOIO-TV in Cleveland. " The things being said about me and what happened that night are not true and don't fit my character at all ". "I a...More..

White House: US Not Withdrawing From NAFTA Now
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

White House: US Not Withdrawing From NAFTA Now

On the campaign trail, he railed against the agreement, signed by former President Bill Clinton in the 1993. The New York Times had quoted a senior administration official saying Trump was likely to sign such a...More..

House Republicans reveal health care amendment details
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

House Republicans reveal health care amendment details

But while Trump is eager to achieve as much as possible this week before Saturday marks the 100th day of his presidency, some in his party were wary of setting a deadline before reluctant members were ready to ...More..

Man arrested in central London after being found with several knives
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Man arrested in central London after being found with several knives

Thursday's incident took place just yards from where Khalid Masood launched a terror attack in March, murdering five people including PC Keith Palmer at the gates of Westminster. local time (BST) following a st...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Here's what could be next for Trump's "sanctuary cities" order

The White House also issued a scathing statement accusing local officials in sanctuary cities of having the blood of dead Americans on their hands. He adds that the ruling is "a gift to the criminal gang and ...More..

World stocks mixed as markets mull Trump's tax plan
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

World stocks mixed as markets mull Trump's tax plan

The plan does not propose any budget cuts or tax increases that might offset the lost revenue, a choice that alarms some fiscal conservatives in Trump's party who have spent years railing about the dangers of d...More..

Key U.S. lawmakers in favour of Obamacare replacement
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Key U.S. lawmakers in favour of Obamacare replacement

Reps. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, and Raúl Labrador, R-Idaho, - all leaders of the Freedom Caucus and central figures in the latest discussions - signaled Tuesday they are ready to support a new p...More..

NFL Mock Draft: All 11 picks for Cleveland Browns
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

NFL Mock Draft: All 11 picks for Cleveland Browns

Mostly for fun. They enjoy getting a rise out of the polarizing 22-year-old prospect before the 2017 NFL Draft kicks off April 27. Myles Garrett is easily the number one pick. When the 12th pick came around, ...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

U.S. will not withdraw from NAFTA "at this time", White House says

The White House is expected to soon take a separate step by signing a letter to Congress that would notify lawmakers of the administration's intention to renegotiate NAFTA . If Trump were to attempt to forma...More..

New span at Kosciuszko Bridge opens to drivers
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

New span at Kosciuszko Bridge opens to drivers

Though it probably won't be as awesome as a Led Zeppelin laser light show, we're still pretty excited. Gov. Andrew Cuomo will host the grand opening ceremony today at 11 a.m. The new span will eventually offe...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Campus announces new date for conservative pundit Coulter

It is unclear where in Berkeley Coulter might be speaking next week, but the conservative pundit tweeted Wednesday that she has instructed a " Berkeley student group" to rent out a venue. She went on to say ...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Jury gives death penalty to Eric Frein

The jury convicted Frein last week of killing Cpl. District Attorney Ray Tonkin said he will counter the defense team's image of Frein as a loner with a miserable childhood in thrall to his father. A shout of...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

'A disgrace': Trump takes fresh aim at Canada's dairy, lumber and energy

The pricing agreement was a response to growing USA exports of milk proteins to Canada that missed Canada's high tariffs. Trump told reporters in the Oval Office. The latest report by the United States Trade Re...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Donald Trump decides to keep Nafta for now

Following news reports Wednesday that the Trump administration meant to begin the process of withdrawing from the North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA, the White House said President Trump reassured th...More..

Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA

The White House had released a statement late Tuesday saying only that Trump assured the two leaders the USA wouldn't bolt NAFTA at this time. "Markets continue to weigh up the validity of the Trump trade, ...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Jury sentences ambush killer to death in Pennsylvania

Frein was later sentenced to death for the killing of Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Cpl. Frein had no visible reaction as a jury imposed death against the 33-year-old convicted killer Frein was convicted of...More..