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Lead surgeon: U.S. congressman Scalise showing improvement after being shot

After accepting it gracefully, Mr Barton cracked: "Next year we won't be so nice". Capitol Police, who provided security for Scalise during the practice, kill...


Senate passes new sanctions on Russia, Iran

This is what helped bring down former national security advisor Michael Flynn who supposedly talked about lifting sanctions with the Russian ambassador and fail...


Grand theft avocado: 3 arrested in $300K California theft

The three were being held at the Ventura County jail on Friday. After finding evidence "that confirmed the allegations", detectives served multiple warrants i...


Sheriff David Clarke reverses acceptance of Homeland Security role

Clarke said in the statement he thinks his skills could be better used in a "more aggressive role". Clarke faced significant pushback over his reported positi...


Lawyer Gloria Allred: 'It's Too Early to Celebrate, Mr. Cosby'

Lawyers for Andrea Constand issued a statement on her behalf Saturday. Said Allred: "We can never underestimate the blinding power of celebrity, but justice...


LeBron James' Top NBA Finals Performances

There aren't usually words for that kind of sacrifice, but Kevin Durant found just the right ones, when he gave his mom a tearful shoutout in his acceptance ...


Rep. Scalise faces additional surgeries; condition still critical

Medstar Washington Hospital Center, where Scalise is being treated, has said he will "require additional operations, and will be in the hospital for some time...


Wife of Virginia shooter James Hodgkinson: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

The statement said the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives determined that Hodgkinson bought the guns from federally licensed dealers. B...


Conrad Roy III's family breaks their silence after Michelle Carter is convicted

And now family and friends of Conrad Roy , the victim of her sick games, have spoken out in support of the conviction. Just weeks before Roy committed sui...


Close friend of Trump says he's considering firing special prosecutor Bob Mueller

She asked about news reports suggesting that President Trump was already thinking about "terminating" Robert Mueller from his position as special counse...


Trump tweetstorm slams Russian Federation investigation

Earlier this week, the Washington Post broke news that special counsel Robert Mueller had recently expanded the independent investigation to personally exam...


Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel in Russia probe

Now, as pressure on Pence continues to build - notably, members of Trump's transition team, which was led by Pence, were ordered to preserve documents related t...


Federal Bureau of Investigation won't release Comey's Trump memos

At a ceremony last month to welcome Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand , the Justice Department's third-ranking official, Rosenstein joked awkwardly abo...


President Trump: Scalise "In Some Trouble". Praying For Victims

About 20,000 people turned out for Thursday night's game, raising more than $1 million for the Washington Literacy Center, The Boys and Girls Club of Greate...


Trump confirms he is under investigation over Comey sacking

In a series of tweets , Trump lashed out against the investigation into whether his campaign colluded with Russian Federation to influence the 2016 election....


Scalise still in critical condition but improved after second surgery

Park Police Eagle helicopter, capable of carrying two patients, to the hospital for treatment. As his colleagues played baseball in his honor Thursday evening...


Shot US congressman still 'critical' but improving: doctor

Jack Sava, the hospital's director of trauma, said Friday. Doctor Sava described Scalise's shot to his left hip as a devastating "trans-pelvic gunshot wound" ...


Cuba Rejects New Trump Policy

First, what did Obama's reforms with Cuba do? But beginning in late 2014, President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro began a process that gr...


What You Need to Know About President Trump's New Cuba Policy

In a speech given Friday in Miami, Trump announced a harsher U.S. policy towards the island, even though he won't void all of his predecessor Barack Obama's ...


LSU names Scalise honorary CWS coach, will send game ball

The Tigers and Cal State Fullerton are eighth and ninth in most CWS wins with 36 and 34, respectively. "We're going to have to play our best against them". ...


President 'considering' firing Mueller

The reason Mueller was appointed in the first place is because Trump fired Comey and Sessions, who would have ordinarily taken over the investigation, had re...


Donald Trump says he is victim of a huge witchhunt

It was unclear whether his tweet about being under investigation was based on direct knowledge or new media reports that suggest Mueller is examining whether ...


Lawmakers criticize Trump's tweets about Russian Federation investigation

The former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief makes the calls on whether the special counsel will indict anyone (though the acting attorney general cou...


Rosenstein may need to recuse himself from Russian Federation probe

Rosenstein last month appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel overseeing the probe. Earlier this week, it was revealed that Muelle...


Cosby's accuser says she was drugged, groped; 'I was frozen'

Cosby, 79, is charged with drugging and sexually abusing Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. He had given her pills to help her "relax" and desc...