School: Boy, 8, who killed himself never said he was bullied

Taye's cause of death had originally been ruled suicide after he hanged himself at home on January 26. A woman who lives in the same Cincinnati apartment complex as Reynolds said Friday that her 13-year-old son sometimes played with Gabriel outside... More..

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Arkansas man jailed in deaths of 3 people, including deputy
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Arkansas man jailed in deaths of 3 people, including deputy

The names and ages of the remaining two victims have not been released at this time, but both were reported to be female. The suspect, James Michael Bowden, 32, surrendered to authorities and is charged wit...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Trump's health care and tax plans are very, very unpopular

The American people - and even those who voted for this - have no idea how much this Trumpcare bill will cost, yet we do know that it will eviscerate vital insurance protections for people with pre-existing co...More..

White House calls Sally Yates a 'political opponent' of Trump
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

White House calls Sally Yates a 'political opponent' of Trump

Whatever the ultimate outcome of the Russian interference with the 2016 presidential election and the role of Gen. Flynn's connections with the Russians, Sally Yates' testimony that she brought the matter to Tr...More..

States sue over Trump decision to restart coal lease program
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

States sue over Trump decision to restart coal lease program

New Mexico is a leading coal producing state, containing about 9 percent of the area subject to federal coal leases. United States Department of the Interior et al, U.S. In January, Interior officials said th...More..

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Spicer on Flynn Dismissal: 'The Process Worked'

Asked why Trump continues to defend Flynn after giving him the hook, Spicer said the retired lieutenant general served the USA honorably for more than 30 years and was asked for his resignation because he "mi...More..

8-year-old was assaulted by classmate before killing himself
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

8-year-old was assaulted by classmate before killing himself

Branch said Reynolds had been told her son had fainted. In this still image from a January 24, 2017, surveillance video provided by Cincinnati Public Schools, the legs and feet of 8-year-old Gabriel Taye ...More..

Pope In Portugal To Canonize Siblings Who Saw Virgin Mary
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Pope In Portugal To Canonize Siblings Who Saw Virgin Mary

Pope Francis arrived in Fatima on the afternoon of May 12, and he will be in Portugal for some 25 hours, leading a very tight official agenda that has left no pockets of time for his usual unplanned surprises d...More..

James Franklin wants Penn State to take next step
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

James Franklin wants Penn State to take next step

Franklin held toddlers in their first Penn State garb, he shook the hands and patted the backs of and posed for pictures - even flashing the No. 1 gesture - with PSU alumni and fans as part of the university's ...More..

'Ransomware' cyber attack cripples hospitals across UK
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

'Ransomware' cyber attack cripples hospitals across UK

Victims of these attacks often have no choice but to pay the ransom, particularly when the infected systems run critical institutions like hospitals. The news largely spread via Twitter , through pictures of...More..

The Latest on health care legislation (all times local)
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

The Latest on health care legislation (all times local)

She thinks the new AHCA fails to protect people with pre-existing conditions. Pre-existing conditions have been at the center of the debate around the House Republican health care plan, dubbed the American ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Mormon Church Will Stop Offering Boy Scouts Programs For Teens

Thursday's move would only affect Scouts in the USA and Canada. David Kirk, scout executive with the Snake River Council Boy Scouts of America, said he found out about the decision Thursday morning. "This cha...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Comey 'better hope' there are no tapes of talks, says Trump

Yet on Thursday she was contradicted by the president himself who, in an interview with NBC News, said he had been planning to fire Mr Comey whatever Mr Rosenstein's views. The acting chief of the FBI told the ...More..

Clapper: Michael Flynn Did Not Have 'Skill Set' for WH Job
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Clapper: Michael Flynn Did Not Have 'Skill Set' for WH Job

Trump contended that White House Counsel Don McGahn, after meeting with Yates , did not make it sound as if firing Flynn was an "emergency" that "had to be done immediately". "If we want to relitigate the firs...More..

Trump Fulfills Promise to Investigate Voter Fraud
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Trump Fulfills Promise to Investigate Voter Fraud

The order creates the bipartisan Commission on Election Integrity, which aims to look into fraudulent voting practices. The commission will utilise all available data, including state and federal databases. "...More..

Justice Department directs federal prosecutors to charge maximum sentences
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Justice Department directs federal prosecutors to charge maximum sentences

At the same time , the 30 largest USA cities saw double-digit increases in their murder rates in 2016, according to a new year-end report, Sessions insisted that federal prosecutors would be fair. Those rules ...More..

New Orleans removes second Confederate-era monument
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

New Orleans removes second Confederate-era monument

Clashes have been reported in the USA city of New Orleans as a statue of 19th century pro-slavery politician Jefferson Davis was removed. Opinions among New Orleans residents vary and are nuanced when...More..

Russian photographer blasts USA media for 'hysteria' over photoshoot
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Russian photographer blasts USA media for 'hysteria' over photoshoot

Former US intelligence officials have suggested allowing a Russian photographer access to the Oval Office could pose a potential cyber-security risk, and the director of the National Security Agency, Admiral Mi...More..

Police chief, 2 nursing home employees killed; shooter dead
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Police chief, 2 nursing home employees killed; shooter dead

Kirkersville is a small village in central Ohio . Two victims were employees of the nursing home, and authorities believe the [other] person was the shooter, Licking County Sheriff Randy Thorp said. The nursi...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Why Was James Comey Fired? President Trump Contradicts His Team

During a press briefing, ABC's Jonathan Karl asked, "Isn't it true that the president had already made a decision to fire James Comey, and he asked the Justice Department to put together the rationale for that ...More..