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Tillerson: Palestinian Authority 'Intent' On Ceasing Payments to Terrorists

Castro asked Tillerson to account for a series of occasions when his foreign policy statements were at odds with the President's, including a recent incident wh...


Trump pleased with Sessions testimony

Comey said he took that unusual step after Trump challenged his account of their conversation in a May 12 tweet: "James Comey better hope that there are no "t...


Orioles draft high school left-hander in first round

Hall, who was the 21st overall selection out of Valdosta (Ga.) High, throws a fastball that sits at 92-95 miles per hour, with the ability to touch 96, plus a c...


Scalise is in stable condition, his office says

Scalise's injuries are not life-threatening, authorities said . Others came into contact with Flake who were shot besides Scalise. "We pray for them, we pr...


Gunman opens fire on members of Congress at baseball practice, witnesses say

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and members of his staff were among the victims of a shooting early Wednesday during GOP baseball practice...


Congressman among wounded in shooting at baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia

Michigan Congressman Mike Bishop said Scalise was standing on second base - located relatively in the middle of the field - when the gunman opened fire . House...


Congressional Baseball Game Will Go On After Shooting

Scales was shot in the hip; his spokesman said he was undergoing surgery on Wednesday morning. Authorities say were it not for the presence of the U.S. The ...


Trump saddened by shooting at congressional game

The gunman died later of his injuries, President Donald Trump announced at the White House. He's a patriot and he's a fighter. You never expect a baseball f...


Sessions Denies Third Meeting With Russian Ambassador

Senate intelligence committee chairman Richard Burr says that so far, the panel has interviewed more than 35 individuals, including Jeh Johnson, the former sec...


Attorney General Sessions Testifying in Russia Probe Hearing

He answered numerous questions with claims that he couldn't "recall" the answer or "couldn't remember". "Further, I have no knowledge of any such conversation...


DC, Maryland to sue President Trump for alleged breach of constitutional oath

They claimed that Trump was violating the Emoluments Clause by maintaining ownership of his fleet of businesses. Of the worldwide hotel in Washington , Racin...


Bill stops tax credits for those in US illegally

When White House press secretary Sean Spicer first addressed the Republican health care bill that would eventually pass the House last month , he was eff...


Korea leader warns North after latest missile launch

The type of anti-ship cruise missile that North Korea tested on June 9 is created to fly at a low altitude , making it a potent weapon against ships. The...


President Trump Calls It a Travel Ban - Lawyers Call it Self-Sabotage

Over the weekend, Trump posted multiple jolting tweets over his controversial travel ban, the Justice Department , Democrats and even a sharp rebuke of the m...


Survivor says grocery store killer saw her but spared her

Mitchell described the shooting as "a mental health situation that utterly spiraled out of control", according to the AP . The biography on his Twitter read ...


Memorable Moments From James Comey's Testimony

During nearly three hours of statements Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Comey described himself as "stunned" by Trump's "very disturbing" a...


Praise galore: Trump's surreal cabinet meeting

Director of national intelligence Dan Coats got a "Very good, Daniel". It was also overshadowed by the Senate Intelligence Committee testimony of fired Federal ...


Authorities catch escaped inmate in Ellis County

Joe Fitzgerald said. A warrant was procured from Ellis County Pct. Rowe has now been charged with felony Escape. Fitzgerald stated that officers would focus...


Anti-Shariah protesters gather in front of North Texas Islamic center

In Syracuse, N.Y., " March Against Sharia " organizer Lisa Joseph told North Country Public Radio's Brian Mann that she put the rally together because she and...


Trump affects Virginia primaries, but not as expected

Frank Wagner a distant third. The GOP primary generated approximately 366,000 votes, with roughly 4,300 separating Gillespie, a former chairman of the Repub...


State police patrols increased on Beacon Hill after Virginia shooting

Doug Stafford, the chief strategist for Rand Paul, confirmed via Twitter that the Kentucky senator was at the practice when the shooting happened. He said the p...


Attorney General Sessions Set to Testify in Russia Probe Hearing

Sessions will likely be asked whether he played a role in Trump's surprise decision to fire FBI Director James Comey last month - a move that caused Trump's cri...


McCain slams Pentagon for Afghan policy delay

Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system against an intercontinental-range ballistic missile-class (ICBM) target. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), chairman of...


Gov. Sam Brownback believes tax veto override imperils state's economic future

After vetoing a compromise tax plan that would lead to an estimated $1.2 billion in revenue over two year, Brownback said the repeal bill would take the state "...


North Korea frees American student; parents say he's in coma

Three other US citizens are being detained in North Korea, at a time when Kim Jong Un has been firing missiles and threatening to strike the United States. Ba...