Texas stabbing suspect, 21, was previously involuntarily hospitalized

He says Brown was a talented musician who had not yet decided on a major. "His family will never be able to Harrison play and sing again". "I was getting out of class heading to my auto when all of sudden I see a bunch of people just run and ye... More..

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Teen's plea for free Wendy's nuggets sets retweet record

To put things into perspective for our readers, the most retweeted tweet of all time was Ellen DeGeneres' Oscar selfie , with a staggering 3.2 million retweets. And while it's still not enough to get the nugg...More..

One arrested after brawl aboard Southwest jet during deplaning
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

One arrested after brawl aboard Southwest jet during deplaning

One witness who shot video of the encounter says a flight attendant did her best to break up the fight. Other passengers can then be seen trying to stop the altercation as the man on top punches the other. So...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Ivanka in tears after Trump refused to apologise for THOSE tapes

She, too argues Women Who Work can only appeal to a very small percentage of women in the U.S. In the minds of some, Ms Trump has taken on a serious tone in her new book, showing an evolution from the young, ...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump was "enraged" by the FBI's Russian Federation investigation, reports say

During his morning tweet storm, Trump said that "Comey lost the confidence of nearly everyone in Washington , Republican and Democrat alike". White House officials downplayed the timing of all these deve...More..

Republicans indifferent to consequences of health care bill (Letters)
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Republicans indifferent to consequences of health care bill (Letters)

If nervous Senate Republicans refuse to walk the plank, "Obamacare" will remain in place. Ohio's Rob Portman, Alaska's Lisa Murkowski, West Virginia's Shelley Moore Capito and Colorado's Cory Gardner sent a l...More..

Tornadoes, storms kill nine across South
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Tornadoes, storms kill nine across South

The National Weather Service issued a statement saying that at least four tornadoes touched down in the surrounding counties and two of those twisters produced wind speeds exceeding 140 miles per hour. Ano...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

United Nations climate talks frustrated over U.S. stance

Divisions within Trump's administration have left in doubt the participation of the world's number two carbon polluter - after China - in the landmark 2015 agreement to limit global warming. But full withdrawal...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Syrian Kurdish official praises US decision to provide arms

The approval for the plan came despite strong objections of the Turkish government, which views the Kurdish fighters as terrorists. Erdogan also called on the United States to stand alongside a North Atlantic...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Judge rejects effort to block Confederate statue's removal

Hours earlier, monument supporters filed suit saying the city does not own the statue of Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard, and therefore can not remove it. "There's absolutely no hard evidence, that the city of New Or...More..

AHCA Has Just 38 Percent Support — Politico Poll
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

AHCA Has Just 38 Percent Support — Politico Poll

A new poll Wednesday found Trump's approval rating plunged after the GOP pushed the bill through with a 217-213 vote . 18 percent say they don't know. Another 41 percent said the legislation would make the U...More..

Man accused in deadly jail break returned to Iowa
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Man accused in deadly jail break returned to Iowa

Wesley Correa-Carmenaty was ordered held without bond by Pottawattamie County Associate Judge Craig Dreismeier. During the ride between the courthouse and jail, Correa-Carmenaty allegedly told the female pris...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Lawmakers Battle Over Whether New Health Care Bill Hurts Vets

The American Health Care Act, or AHCA, has undergone some changes since the bill was first introduced, and that was enough to win the vote of nearly all of Arizona's House Republicans who cast their votes on Th...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Malloy orders immediate cuts to balance current state budget

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy plans to use more than $235 million from the state's reserves to stop the flow of red ink that has reached almost $390 million with just a few weeks left in the fiscal year. Most of the re...More..

President Trump's Approval Rating Has Dropped to a Near-Record Low
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

President Trump's Approval Rating Has Dropped to a Near-Record Low

Just 47 percent now approve of Trump's administration, compared with 57 percent in April. The only other poll to show his disapproval that high since his inauguration was Gallup, which briefly showed his disa...More..

Police kill 2 dogs who attacked man near LA's Skid Row
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Police kill 2 dogs who attacked man near LA's Skid Row

The brutal attack occurred about 8:30 a.m. when police received a report of a man down in the 500 block of Stanford Avenue, said Officer Jenny Houser, an LAPD spokeswoman. "A man in his 50s was walking his dog ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Tuesday's Lead Letter: GOP health care bill is bad on several levels

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he isn't setting a deadline for that effort but adds that he doesn't expect any help from Democrats. She said there should be "no barrier for coverage" for people w...More..

GOP leader defends all-male senators' health bill group
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

GOP leader defends all-male senators' health bill group

Asked why, then, there were no women involved as full members of the core group, Thune responded, "Well, I don't make that decision". Hatch has also opened lines of communication with panel members, but he r...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Andrew McCabe named acting FBI Director

Three top Republican senators on Tuesday questioned President Donald Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey . It immediately raised suspicions of an underhanded effort to stymie a probe that has sha...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

President Trump fires FBI Director Comey

Just last week, Trump publicly accused Comey of giving Clinton "a free pass for many bad deeds" when he decided not to recommend criminal charges in the case. "I believe new leadership at the Federal Bureau of ...More..