Alabama state Senate leader skipping US Senate race

Pittman has previously stated that he would not seek re-election for the District 32 Senate seat he now holds in Alabama. U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks- a member of the House Freedom Caucus - and former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, who twic... More..

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'Sancutuary city bill' headed to the governor's desk

Late Wednesday, Abbott celebrated the Senate's vote. The Texas House of Representatives is set to consider a bill Wednesday that would make it mandatory for public high school students to pass the civic...More..

Pikes Peak region Peace Officers' Memorial Day service on Friday
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Pikes Peak region Peace Officers' Memorial Day service on Friday

The organization's website, buldingoncollaboration.com, says it is "an organization that works to be an advocate for the renewing of cities for equality". Brad O'Dell of the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said...More..

Aditi Ashok to tee up at Kingsmill golf
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Aditi Ashok to tee up at Kingsmill golf

Past Kingsmill champions Minjee Lee (2015), Lizette Salas ('14), Cristie Kerr ('13, '09, '05), Suzann Pettersen ('07) and Karrie Webb ('06) will look to recapture the title. For the next few years her performan...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

WikiLeaks Offers $100k for 'Tapes' of Private Trump-Comey Chats

Trump's administration - embroiled in a deepening crisis over the sacking and its shifting explanation of events - is interviewing the first candidates for the post on Saturday, U.S. "And we think that we've ac...More..

Water main break shuts down Ellicott City road
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Water main break shuts down Ellicott City road

Aerial images from SkyFox show a large sinkhole that opened, swallowing a vehicle that was parked along the curb. Main Street is now closed between Rogers Avenue and Klein Avenue. Gerwin later told WTOP that ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Donald Trump Deletes Tweet Calling Mahmoud Abbas Meeting 'an Honor'

The PA official also said the American request to stop the payments to terrorists represents a tactic to undermine prospects for renewed US -brokered Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations. Trump did, however...More..

'We can make a fast decision' to replace Comey, Trump says
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

'We can make a fast decision' to replace Comey, Trump says

When Tapper asked Kasich if he's concerned that Trump "doesn't have the competence to be president", Kasich said Trump "doesn't understand all the things about the job", but there's "a learning process for ever...More..

Twitter goes berserk after Donald Trump Jr. appears to confirm Comey memo
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Twitter goes berserk after Donald Trump Jr. appears to confirm Comey memo

The White House flatly denied the allegation, pitting their word directly against Comey's. "What I told our members is now is the time to gather all of the pertinent information", Speaker Ryan said Wed...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

President Trump lied on Comey, says Acting FBI chief McCabe

US President Donald Trump (L) and sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey. The interview on Thursday capped a week of contradictory statements on Comey. Trump's comments demonstrated his stri...More..

Arlington officer hurt, suspect shot in traffic stop
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Arlington officer hurt, suspect shot in traffic stop

However it was not clear whether the driver was the same person sought by police nor what he was wanted for, Savage said. Police spokeswoman Ashley Savage says as officers walked to the auto, the driver hit one...More..

SUV gets stuck in surf at New Jersey beach
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

SUV gets stuck in surf at New Jersey beach

Video recorded at Island Beach State Park on Tuesday shows the owner of the vehicle desperately trying to dig his auto out of the sandy mess. Officials said that because it was a low tide when help arrived, t...More..

Schumer Says Next FBI Director Should 'Not Be A Partisan Politician'
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Schumer Says Next FBI Director Should 'Not Be A Partisan Politician'

Their review also notably takes into account only Trump's returns from the past 10 years, leaving open questions about whether there were financial dealings with Russian Federation in earlier years. "It's alway...More..

White House alerted about Flynn's blackmail risk: Sally Yates
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

White House alerted about Flynn's blackmail risk: Sally Yates

Flynn's", adding that the concerns "shouldn't have come as a surprise, since Flynn was an outspoken critic of the Obama administration's shortcomings on foreign policy". And there are new signs that congression...More..

Always Dreaming is 4-5 early favorite for Preakness
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Always Dreaming is 4-5 early favorite for Preakness

The Preakness, featuring 3-year-olds covering 1 3/16ths miles on a dirt track, is the second "jewel" in horse racing's Triple Crown. "He's generally a very good horse away from the gate, and we'll just try to c...More..

Trump camp denies pressing Comey on Flynn
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump camp denies pressing Comey on Flynn

Comey created documenting what he perceived as the president's improper efforts to influence a continuing investigation". The news broke yesterday as several congressional Republicans joined Democrats in call...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

No Republicans 'willing to go on camera' after Comey memo — Fox host

There is rising agitation inside the White House at Thomas Bossert, the President's homeland security adviser, who was not in the meeting last week with the Russian ambassador and foreign minister. "I hope you ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Celtics win NBA draft lottery, get No. 1 pick

The Los Angeles Lakers were other big winners, moving up one spot to second to hold onto their pick. They beat Washington in Game 7 of the second round on Monday and open the Eastern Conference finals at home o...More..

Merrick Garland has no interest in becoming Federal Bureau of Investigation director
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Merrick Garland has no interest in becoming Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Under McConnell's leadership, the Senate a year ago refused to consider centrist Garland for a lifetime job as a Supreme Court justice after Democratic President Barack Obama nominated him in March 2016. "We un...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump to move swiftly on Federal Bureau of Investigation appointment

At the beginning, Trump's aides said Comey's firing came at the suggestion of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein, but by Wednesday the word was that Trump had been cons...More..