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Online juggernaut Amazon buying Whole Foods

This deal has taken place as an all-cash deal, with the valuation taking place at $42 per share . Jeff Bezos doesn't want Whole Foods Market to move away...


Senate committee to probe Comey firing

Also unclear was whether the president's comment confirming he was under investigation was based on direct knowledge or media reports that Mueller is examinin...


US Lawmaker Shot at Baseball Practice Remains in Critical Condition

The wound shattered bones, tore organs and caused severe bleeding. Two officers were shot , as were congressional aide Zach Barth and lobbyist Matt Mika. "Mela...


Officer who shot Philando Castile found not guilty

Castile said he was not taking out the gun, which Reynolds echoed. Mr Castile was licenced to have the weapon, and had been told to inform officers of the fir...


Rivals 'all Team Scalise' as political baseball clash honours shot Republican

Jeff Flake was with Rep. Steve Scalise when he was shot, and has been checking in on him. The 59th annual baseball game, played at Nationals Park in southea...


Woman who urged boyfriend to kill himself found guilty of manslaughter

Roy to get back in the truck constituted wanton and reckless conduct by Ms. Carter , creating a situation where there is a high degree of likelihood that su...


Minnesota officer found not guilty in fatal shooting of Philando Castile

Jurors deliberated for more than 30 hours after closing arguments on Monday over the fate of officer Jeronimo Yanez , who faced one count of second-degree ma...


Trump says Scalise 'took a bullet' for all of us

However, according to Dr. Jack Sava , Rep. Scalise's condition has improved slightly. " Many lives would have been lost if not for the heroic actions of the...


'Multiple Fatalities' Reported in Orlando-Area Shooting

Mr Demings said the incident was being treated as a "workplace violence incident" and did not appear to have any links to terror. He added that Neumann had a ...


Heat advisory in effect; officials warn of health risks

Record high temperatures are expected in the region over the weekend and into next week, prompting officials to urge residents to take precautions against heat-...


Jurors to see video of fatal Milwaukee police shooting

The bodycam video from Dominique Heaggan-Brown, 25, and another officer on the scene have been the focal point of the trial. Heaggan-Brown is charged with fir...


Director John Avildsen dies at 81; won Oscar for 'Rocky'

Avildsen . He is survived by his four children. After a pair of low-budget films, Avildsen scored an unlikely hit with the 1970 anti-hippie drama Joe , which s...


Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation

Trump said last week he felt vindicated by Comey's June 8 testimony that he was not the subject of investigation while Comey headed the agency. "Sad!" Mr. "I...


'Travel ban' case likely hurt after president's Twitter rant

A source close to the White House who knows Conway said that they both "care about" the President. The original order from January and a revised version hav...


Jury for officer who shot Castile ends Day 4 without verdict

After handing over his insurance card, Castile told him, "Sir, I do have to tell you, I do have a firearm on me". "The system continues to fail all black pe...


Trump announces changes to Obama-era Cuba policy

Our new policy begins with strictly enforcing USA law. Although the USA government does not technically prohibit Cuban travel , Treasury regulations under the ...


Donald Trump: Steve Scalise 'in some trouble' after baseball field shooting

President Donald Trump says GOP Congressman Steve Scalise "took a bullet for all of us". "Let us not jump immediately into blaming this one or that one", ...


'Nobody has been able to show any proof' of Russian Federation collusion

President Donald Trump on Friday confirmed he was under investigation in an ongoing probe about Russian interference in the election, and he appeared to attac...


Doctor says Rep. Scalise's vital signs stable

The doctor described how a bullet from an assault rifle entered Scalise's hip and traversed his pelvis, shattering blood vessels, bones and internal organs alon...


Trump restores some Cuba penalties, rejecting 'oppressors'

The new policy will ban most United States business transactions with the Armed Forces Business Enterprises Group ( GAESA ), a sprawling conglomerate involved...


Amazon buys Whole Foods

A prototype grocery store called " Amazon Go " opened past year in Seattle, Washington . And it shakes up a USA grocery industry that has been struggling to ke...


Pres. Trump visits lesbian officer who helped take down shooter

Griner, Bailey and a third officer, Henry Cabrera, engaged the gunman nearly immediately, and Alexandria Police officers quickly added support upon arriving a...


Two Georgia fugitives captured in Tennessee

Dan Goodwin of the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office told reporters. The trooper said the homeowner looked outside and saw the two allegedly trying to st...


Injured Capitol Police officer throws out first pitch in emotional moment

The Congressional Baseball game was held on Thursday night despite gunfire at practice on Wednesday morning. CNN had issued no acknowledgment or apology f...


Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller

There, the job would fall first to the person who appointed Mueller , Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , because Sessions has recused himself from i...