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Cosby jury back to work on verdict for 5th day

As the hours pass, the possibility of a mistrial becomes more likely, but former prosecutor Dennis McAndrews said the judge will push the jury to make a unanimo...


How to watch Golden State celebrate an National Basketball Association championship online

After helping the Golden State Warriors win the 2017 NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday, the 28-year-old athlete squashed his alleged ...


Special counsel Mueller is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice charges

Mr Comey , who was sacked on May 9, told the Senate Intelligence Committee last week he believed President Trump dismissed him to undermine the FBI's Russ...


London tower fire death toll expected to grow beyond 12

Prime Minister Theresa May has visited survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire in hospital, as supporters defended her against claims she was failing to engage...


Annexation of Puerto Rico Fails, Poor Participation in Plebiscite

And putting on a largely ceremonial yet costly referendum - the fifth since the 1960s - when the government's coffers sit empty has those opposed to statehood...


Annual Congressional baseball game brings unity after shooting

Mr Trump visited the Louisiana congressman at the hospital on Wednesday night, and Vice President Mike Pence paid a visit on Thursday morning. Police also sai...


Trump says "could be some unity" after Scalise "sacrifice"

Family members of another victim of the shooting , Matt Mika , say the MI native was also shot multiple times in his chest and arm, and he remains in the ...


Kamala Harris just trying to draw attention to herself

Angus King, an independent from Maine, Sessions declined to specify what those precise policies are, but said the "principle" is to protect presidential confi...


Thames, Broxton homer as Brewers beat Cardinals 6-4

Louis Cardinals on Thursday. Guerra comes off of a 3-2 defeat at the Arizona Diamondbacks with all three runs given up on five hits and four walks in six inning...


President says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back into session

USA Today: 'It's time to destroy Trump & Co.': Scalise shooter raged on Facebook - "The 66-year-old IL man who opened fire early Wednesday on members of Con...


President Trump fires back at White House reporters over James Comey's statements

In the highly anticipated hearing, Mr Comey delivered a scathing indictment of Mr Trump, accusing him of trying to block a probe into ties between former nation...


Authorities say escaped Georgia inmates caught in Tennessee

Donnie Rowe and Ricky Dubose were apprehended in the rural community of Christiana, Tennessee , ending a multi-state manhunt that began Tuesday morning. F...


FSU Scheduled for Saturday Night

The LSU Tigers are honoring House Majority Whip Steve Scalise as they prepare to make a run in the College World Series. Scalise, a Republican who represent...


Rep. Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition, 'Has Improved,' Hospital Officials Say

He was hit in the left hip, suffering injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding, in Wednesday's shooting. "They (the Capitol police) ran r...


Donald Trump Isn't Just Being Investigated for Collusion with Russian Federation

Prior to Thursday's meme, The Briefing's last tweet had been on November 7, one day before Trump's surprise election win. Russian Federation has denied interf...


Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances, Washington Post reports

These investigations are looking at Kushner's meeting with Russian intelligence-connected banker Sergey Gorkov in mid-December and Kushner's attempt to...


Trump signs order expanding labor apprenticeships

There are about 500,000 apprenticeship positions in the USA, representing less than a percentage of the US workforce. Furthermore, many colleges and universitie...


Trump 'under investigation for potential obstruction of justice'

Mr Comey would not say in his testimony last week whether he thought the president sought to obstruct justice, but added it would be up to special counsel Muell...


Explosion at corn milling plant rocks Wisconsin town

Didion Milling Plant operations vice president Derrick Clark said Friday, June 2, that mill operator Duelle Block, fork lift operator Robert Goodenow and packi...


Black Capitol Police Agents Hailed As Heroes After GOP Shooting

I didn't get to talk to her, but I also want to commend the bravery of the other Capitol Police officer who was injured today: Crystal Griner. Republicans and...


Fairbury Elks Lodge Hosts Moving Flag Day Ritual

The Honor Guard stands at attention as American Legion Commander John Moore reads a Flag Day message. The goal of the Flag Day Ritual is to show appreciatio...


Scalise shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

The wife of Virginia gunman James Hodgkinson who targeted a Republican party baseball practice match on Wednesday and critically injured GOP congressman ...


ER patient charged with stabbing nurse at hospital

Worcester District Attorney Joe Early said O'Regan came to the hospital for general medical treatment around 10:15 a.m. The nurse was immediately treated in...


Sessions Calls Collusion Speculation 'Detestable,' Professes 'Confidence' in Mueller

Lawmakers for weeks have demanded answers from Sessions, particularly about meetings he had last summer and fall with the Russian ambassador to the United State...


CEO of Newsmax: Trump considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller

President Trump on Thursday criticized reports that he is now under investigation for obstruction of justice in connection with the firing of FBI Directo...