Rain threatens US Midwest as flooding force hundreds from homes

The National Weather Service said the additional water - up to 4 inches of rain in some areas - shouldn't cause rivers to rise higher, but will prolong the flood. Louis due to cresting of the Meramec River, which runs into the Mississippi River. But ... More..

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Trump shared secrets with Russia. Here's why it matters
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump shared secrets with Russia. Here's why it matters

He added, "When I made that decision, I actually thought that it would be a bipartisan decision because you look at all of the people on the Democratic side, not only the Republican side, that were saying such ...More..

What does the American Health Care Act mean for you?
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

What does the American Health Care Act mean for you?

Warren pointed to a bill she's working on to lower prescription drug costs as an example of one change that could lead to lowered health insurance premiums. Critics expressed disbelief that the bill was pass...More..

China's Xi says willing to put South Korea ties back on track
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

China's Xi says willing to put South Korea ties back on track

Hong Seok-hyun, a former ambassador to the United States, met with Trump for 15 minutes at the Oval Office with Vice President Mike Pence , National Security Advisor H.R. Pottinger later told reporters that th...More..

Kremlin denies reports on Trump's leaking secrets to Russian Federation
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Kremlin denies reports on Trump's leaking secrets to Russian Federation

But Trump's advisers could hardly call it a success, with the West Wing suddenly grappling with another firestorm: Whether the President asked FBI Director James Comey to close the investigation into former na...More..

Why Trump should be very afraid of James Comey's memos
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Why Trump should be very afraid of James Comey's memos

Soon after the firing, a Comey associate told the AP that Comey recounted being asked by Trump at a January dinner if he would pledge his loyalty. "What I told our members is: now is the time to gather all th...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Former FBI director Mueller appointed as special counsel in Russian Federation investigation

If Mueller wraps up the probe relatively quickly and finds no damning evidence, that would also be a boon for the White House. Nonsense, said Roger Pilon, founding director of the Center for Constitutional Stud...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Rosenstein: Special Counsel Will Ensure Thorough Russia Investigation

Trump began the day by tweeting that he is the victim of "the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history", a claim ignoring impeachment efforts and blistering verbal attacks on previous pr...More..

Voice recorder in deadly jet crash is recovered
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Voice recorder in deadly jet crash is recovered

There were no passengers aboard and no one on the ground was injured. In this image provided by the Town of Carlstadt smoke rises after a jet crashed into a building near Teterboro Airport in Carlstadt , N...More..

Flags to fly at half-staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Flags to fly at half-staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day

He argued that the priority of his administration is to keep Americans safe from crime, terrorism and " all enemies, foreign and domestic ". The speech was also attended by Vice President Mike Pence, Departme...More..

Trump expected to signal NAFTA renegotiation plans
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump expected to signal NAFTA renegotiation plans

The Canadian and Mexican efforts to point out that trade works well not just for Mexico and Canada but for the United States, I think, is starting to show some result . Lighthizer, a corporate lawyer and former...More..

Netanyahu reveals conversations with Trump regarding United States embassy transfer to Jerusalem
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Netanyahu reveals conversations with Trump regarding United States embassy transfer to Jerusalem

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is assessing whether moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem would help or hurt prospects for clinching an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, Secretary of State Re...More..

New York Trooper Seriously Injured in Crash
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

New York Trooper Seriously Injured in Crash

Police say the trooper, who has not been identified, was hit by a pick up truck driver on Interstate 86 in the Town of Campbell in Steuben County. The trooper, based in Painted Post, was hurt when her vehicle...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump Faces Deepest Crisis of Presidency as Comey Memo Lands

Citing anonymous officials, USA media reported on May 15 that during his May 10 meeting with Lavrov, Trump had disclosed highly classified information received from a US ally - reportedly Israel - about a plann...More..

1 killed, 22 injured in NYC's Times Square fatal vehicle incident
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

1 killed, 22 injured in NYC's Times Square fatal vehicle incident

The suspect, Richard Rojas , 26, is said to have performed a u-turn and driven at speed against the flow of traffic toward one of the world's most popular tourist spots. She bolted across the street. Thursda...More..

Brazilian leader denies hush money claim
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Brazilian leader denies hush money claim

A demonstrator carries a sign that reads in Portuguese "Get out Temer " to protest Brazilian President Michel Temer in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, May 18, 2017. Cunha, who was instrumental in the impeachment ...More..

Comey rejected request for loyalty from Trump months before his firing
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Comey rejected request for loyalty from Trump months before his firing

He added, "Maybe the best thing to do would be to cancel all future "press briefings" and hand out written responses for the sake of accuracy???" At the beginning, Trump's aides said Comey's firing came at th...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Ordered released from prison, man faces removal

According to CNN , the court is required to send the judge's order to the Department of Corrections before Lima-Marin's release, which could occur within the next two days. "We can't imagine the emotional roll...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

At least two dead as tornadoes tear through US Midwest

There was no immediate word on any damage or possible injuries from that twister. Tod Pritchard, a state Emergency Management spokesman, said there also was a report of a tornado in Rusk County . The tornado...More..

Putin: I Can Give Congress Records Of Trump's Talk With Lavrov
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Putin: I Can Give Congress Records Of Trump's Talk With Lavrov

Schiff said . Ryan's comments after a closed-door meeting of House Republicans came as lawmakers grappled with a series of damaging developments out of the White House over the past week. The Senate intelli...More..