Bernstein: Passing the buck in health care repeal

The Senate version may "incorporate" elements of the House bill, but the House bill will not be the starting point, according to Senators who are part of a 12-member "working group" that's been meeting for weeks to assemble the Senate healthcare bill... More..

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Nine Hurt in Violent Demonstration at Turkish Ambassador's Residence
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Nine Hurt in Violent Demonstration at Turkish Ambassador's Residence

Nine people were hurt and two arrests were made after an altercation broke out between two groups at the protest. " All of the sudden they just ran towards us ", Yazidi Kurd demonstrator Lucy Usoyan tol...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump may have discussed ISIS laptop threat with Russians

A senior U.S. official told AP that Trump shared details about an Islamic State terror threat related to the use of laptop computers on aircraft with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian ambassa...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Just 29 Percent Approve of Trump's Firing of James Comey

Meanwhile Trump's revelation to NBC News Thursday that he asked Comey, more than once, if he was under investigation by the FBI has triggered criticism, especially in light of The New York Times story Fri...More..

Forget the Derby! Classic Empire Healthy for Preakness Run
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Forget the Derby! Classic Empire Healthy for Preakness Run

Exercise rider Nick Bush had to yank on Always Dreaming's draw reins - the now-celebrated piece of equipment that gives a rider extra leverage - to calm the Derby champ down. Despite that poor start, though, ...More..

We will 'take care of' violent crimes against police
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

We will 'take care of' violent crimes against police

The tens of thousands who stand here today continue a tradition of honoring you heroes of our law enforcement communities across America in cities large and small. "And often without any thanks at all". Becau...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Schumer to White House: Provide Transcript of Trump's Russia Meeting

Calling it "very clear to me" that the information about the intelligence sharing, first reported in The Washington Post , was leaked by someone in intelligence, White says, "This indicates to me that the In...More..

Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer Conquers NYC In Newly-Released SNL Outtakes
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer Conquers NYC In Newly-Released SNL Outtakes

The first blast of the show's satire went to Trump's axing of FBI Director James Comey. " He's my friend", SNL host and McCarthy's Spicer replied, apparently shakened. Translation: a ideal opportunity for Mel...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Republicans want to hear from Comey over Trump memo

But news trickling out of Washington indicates most GOP lawmakers are still feeling "wide-eyed and WTF" about the news, and the majority have refused requests to go on camera with journalists. According to C...More..

Trump Warns Comey About 'Leaking'; Suggests Canceling All Future WH Press Briefings
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump Warns Comey About 'Leaking'; Suggests Canceling All Future WH Press Briefings

Different explanations have been given for Comey's firing, and the stories coming out of the Trump White House have changed each day since it happened. Close associates of Mr. Comey have said that he didn't pro...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump faces fallout over Comey appeal, intelligence sharing

Comey wrote the memo after he met in the Oval Office with Trump, the day after the president fired Flynn on February 14 for misleading Vice President Mike Pence about the extent of his conversations a year ago ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Pvt. Chelsea Manning released from military prison

The former U.S. army intelligence analyst, who was known as Bradley but now identifies as a woman, was convicted of espionage and aiding the enemy after leaking classified material to whistleblowing website Wik...More..

New Baylor lawsuit alleges rape video, dog fighting
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

New Baylor lawsuit alleges rape video, dog fighting

The woman claims she remembers hearing the players yell, "Grab her phone!" "At some point after Plaintiff's friends left the party, Plaintiff remembers one football player picking her up, putting her in his v...More..

A$ap Rocky's Home Robbed for More Than $1M, Report Says
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

A$ap Rocky's Home Robbed for More Than $1M, Report Says

When a woman answered, they pulled a gun and forced their way into the house. The home involved in the incident apparently belongs to Rakim Mayers , also known as A$AP Rocky, property records show. Sources s...More..

Trump Today: President defends his information sharing with Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump Today: President defends his information sharing with Russian Federation

Vice President Mike Pence and National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, right, shake hands before the start of the President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe joint new conference in the East R...More..

Graham wants Federal Bureau of Investigation director without political ties
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Graham wants Federal Bureau of Investigation director without political ties

Later, Sanders said, "We want this to come to its conclusion, we want it to come to its conclusion with integrity". In a tweet on Friday morning, Trump alluded to conversations between the pair that may cause...More..

Niskayuna grad charged in Penn State hazing death
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Niskayuna grad charged in Penn State hazing death

According to the New York Times , 8 of the 18 students and the fraternity itself were charged with involuntary manslaughter. Five of them are accused of evidence tampering, and one faces a charge of reckless ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

President Trump to give Coast Guard Academy commencement speech

Trump recently gave the commencement address at Liberty University , which was weird to say the least. Something that involves avoiding obstruction of justice would be nice. Barack Obama and George W. Bush ...More..

2 killed in Teterboro Airport crash
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

2 killed in Teterboro Airport crash

A pilot suffered minor injuries Tuesday night after an aircraft crashed near a home in Ocean County, authorities said. The flight departed from Philadelphia International Airport and the FAA is on the way to ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump claims 'absolute right' to disclose information to Russian Federation

Just as news broke that U.S. President Donald Trump had shared classified information with the Russian government, two federal cabinet ministers arrived for dinner at the State Department. Trump repeatedly ca...More..