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Michelle Carter found guilty after texting her boyfriend to kill himself

Carter will be sentenced on August 3. The 18-year-old was found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning in his truck in Fairhaven, Massachusetts, in July 2014. Mic...


Lawmakers to still play baseball after shooting

Scalise, 51, suffered a rifle wound in his left hip that shattered bones, tore organs and caused severe bleeding. Lobbyist Matt Mika was shot multiple times and...


DC shooting has brought some much-needed unity to Congress

Like Scalise , Richmond was practicing baseball for the Congressional charity game when James T. Hodgkinson opened fire on an Alexandria, Virginia, field. ...


Trump Grants Mattis Authority to Set Troop Levels in Afghanistan

Testifying before the House Appropriations Defense Subcommittee, the former four-star general said Washington's war policy for Afghanistan and its impact co...


Flint water crisis: Health chief, other officials charged with involuntary manslaughter

Lyon also is charged with misconduct in office for allegedly obstructing university researchers who are studying if the surge in cases was linked to the Flin...


White House confirms Trump met with Mueller

On the other hand, Comey confirmed that the president personally, as of the time of Comey's firing, was not the target of any FBI criminal investigation. Muelle...


Poll shows most doubt Trump's respect for institutions

The Associated Press's polling wing, meanwhile, painted a far less impressive picture of Trump's current job approval among USA voters, declaring: "Most Ameri...


Rep. Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, doctor says

He was shot by law enforcement officials at the scene and later died of his injuries. According to the medical staff, Scalise arrived in critical condition with...


Trump acknowledges for first time he's under investigation

So, the president's tweets got coverage all over the Thursday evening news shows, but also seemed to have the desired intent... if the desired intent is tot...


Trapeze artist dangles by her teeth over Niagra Falls

It was attractive". But according to a quip he made during the news conference, the unabashed one-upper doesn't plan to let his wife keep the record for long....


Trump 'has no qualms' about throwing Rosenstein 'under the bus,' says source

In a series of tweets on Thursday, the president repeated his assertion that Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 campaign is a "WITC...


ACLU: Michelle Carter Conviction Violates First Amendment

During the trial, the prosecution claimed Carter , then 17, was reckless and caused his death by telling Roy to get back in the vehicle even though they ...


In Tweet, Trump Turns On Rod Rosenstein Over Investigation 'Witch Hunt'

In an attempt to sound upbeat and to downplay the new developments in a controversy that has now reached the Oval Office, Trump also said that "despite the...


Search continues for Grenfell Tower missing amid fears death toll could soar

She described seeing trapped residents crying out for help from their windows as the blaze increased in intensity. The growing number of questions being raise...


Queen visits London fire volunteers

And the Queen paid a visit to the Westway Sports Centre to meet victims left homeless by the fire . Anne Johnson woke to screams in the early hours of Wedn...


Britain's Hammond says 'growth and jobs' Brexit priority

The Commission statement said: "The opening of negotiations at political level next week will focus on issues related to citizens' rights, the financial settlem...


Paul Ryan Says Trump Should Let Mueller 'Do His Job'

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said Tuesday that Trump called him Monday night and that he doesn't think the president will seek Mueller's dismissal. "I p...


Scalise Remains In Critical Condition After Baseball Practice Shooting

Scalise was one of five people shot by James Hodgkinson early Wednesday. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). A huge ovation came from the crowd, which swell...


Queen visits London fire volunteers as locals plead for answers

The Metropolitan Police reaffirmed that they don't expect any more survivors to be found inside the building, which caught fire just before 1am on Wednesday. ...


Trump will clamp down on Cuban travel, trade

Following secret talks conducted with the help of the Vatican City, Barack Obama announced a new approach to Cuba in 2015. An excerpt from the draft of the ...


Russia unveils psychic cat ahead of Confederations Cup

The All Whites are representing Oceania in a group which also contains Euro 2016 champions Portugal and CONCACAF Cup winners Mexico, as well as the hosts who ar...


White House doesn't deny Trump considering firing Mueller

The suggestion that the scope of Mueller's investigation may extend beyond the Trump campaign's activity to the recent firing of the FBI Director would indi...


White House denies Trump wants Mueller out

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said via email, "Chris speaks for himself". Even so, Gingrich said, Trump won't seek to dismiss Mueller because...


Rep. Scalise undergoing a third surgery, fellow Rep

Scott Applewhite, File). Before the game got started, members of Congress held a non-partisan prayer to honor Scalise and the Capitol Police in the middle o...


7 reported missing after US Navy ship collision off Japan

The damage to the Fitzgerald resulted in some flooding, the Navy said. The 7th Fleet says the ship experienced flooding in some areas and it is heading back...