Trump to sign executive order on political limits for churches

While some applaud the executive order as a move toward protecting religious liberty, more than 1,000 clergy leaders signed a statement arguing that it opens the door to discrimination. Several religious leaders who supported Trump praised the ... More..

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US President Donald Trump considers abolishing daily press briefing

While speaking to reporters on Air Force One Saturday, President Donald Trump explained that he could nominate a replacement for now-former FBI Director James Comey sooner than anyone may have thought. In brief...More..

Mormons to pull thousands of teens from Boy Scouts of America
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Mormons to pull thousands of teens from Boy Scouts of America

The church, which has at times expressed dissatisfaction with the Scouts' growing acceptance of LGBT leaders as well as transgender boys , will be withdrawing from formal involvement in programs geared tow...More..

White House opens in-house movie theater to public tours
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

White House opens in-house movie theater to public tours

President Donald Trump used his 29.4-million-follower Twitter account this morning to wish a happy Mother's Day to First Lady Melania Trump as well as "all of the great mothers out there". Roosevelt administr...More..

Mormon Church Pulling Older Teens From Boy Scouts
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Mormon Church Pulling Older Teens From Boy Scouts

An LDS spokesperson told 13 Action News that didn't factor into the decision to part ways with the Scouts, and it had more to do with the fact that the program wasn't very successful. The release indicates that...More..

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Officials piece together events before nursing home shooting

Some residents barricaded themselves during the shooting, but none of them were injured, he said. Nurse Marlina Medrano, 46, nurse's aide Cindy Krantz, 48, and Kirkersville Police Chief Steven Eric Disario,...More..

Fox News Executive Bill Shine Is Latest to Leave Cable Channel
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Fox News Executive Bill Shine Is Latest to Leave Cable Channel

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Shine was a staunch defender of O'Reilly when the host was at the network, and he sided with O'Reilly when former host Megyn Kelly said O'Reilly criticized her for speak...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Corporate Interests Clash Over Paris Climate Agreement

Trump's inner circle has been tasked with providing the president, who has flirted with ditching the landmark agreement, with a range of policy options. A previous scheduled administration meeting about the...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Cyber Security James Clapper on Trump: US institutions are "under assault"

Seeking to bolster Trump's case that he has had no concealed dealings with Russia, his lawyers said in a letter released by the White House on Friday that a review of Trump's tax returns from the past 10 year...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Top Senate Intel Dem: Comey Won't Appear Before Committee Next Week

Asked by Fox News' Jeanine Pirro if the pace of his actions was to blame for the White House communication staff's difficulties - which, this week, included offering contrasting accounts surrounding the firing ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Despite Invite, Comey Will Not Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee Next Week

The tweet came the morning after Trump asserted Comey had told him three times he wasn't under FBI investigation. Trump has complained bitterly about his belief that the Obama administration had secretly tapp...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Backed Syrian forces expect Raqqa assault soon, await weapons

The Syrian Democratic Forces scored one of their biggest victories against IS militants as controversy intensified over a U.S. decision to arm the alliance's Kurdish component. But as soon as they left the city...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Trump acknowledges his White House may be 'combative'

The FBI's Russian Federation probe is also looking into possible links between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. Warner, who is leading the Senate's investigation into Russia's attempts to interfere ...More..

Trump's frustrations boiling over after Comey dismissal
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Trump's frustrations boiling over after Comey dismissal

Watch live in the player above. Trump's decision to fire Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey made things extra hard for his communications team, particularly since Trump himself has spent...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

North Korea presses ahead with weapons program

The missile flew for half an hour and reached an unusually high altitude before landing in the Sea of Japan, the South Korean, Japanese and US militaries said. The path across North Korea kept the missile as fa...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Everyone Deserves Good Health Care

House of Representatives today passed the American Health Care Act, an inherently flawed bill that would do great harm to our patients". In 2015, Republicans structured a comprehensive plan to roll back Obamaca...More..

The scene in New Orleans as the Jefferson Davis statue is removed
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

The scene in New Orleans as the Jefferson Davis statue is removed

This was the second of four Confederate monuments slated for removal in a contentious process that has sparked protests on both sides. Legal fights over the statues have slowed the removal of the monuments, b...More..

Texas Bill Could Bar Trans Student Athletes from Competing
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Texas Bill Could Bar Trans Student Athletes from Competing

Mack is a transgender student who, because of a Texas law saying athletes must compete as the gender they were assigned at birth, was forced to compete in the female wrestling division. The former watchdog over...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

U.N. Security Council to meet Tuesday on N. Korea missile launch

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Just five days after South Korea elected a president who expressed a desire to reach out to North Korea, Pyongyang sent a challenge to its rival's new leader on Sunday by test-firing a...More..

Melissa McCarthy Rides Podium as Sean Spicer in Search for Trump
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Melissa McCarthy Rides Podium as Sean Spicer in Search for Trump

He said I have nothing for you on that. Trump on Friday fired FBI Director James Comey . Initially the White House cited a Justice Department memo criticizing Comey's handling of last year's investigat...More..