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Cuba denounces Trump's policy rollback

Havana considers the new policy driven by Trump to be a "hardening of the blockade (...) which not only causes damage and deprivation to the Cuban people an...


Fowler back in the thick of it at US Open

The Englishman has roared back to life with four straight birdies and is back to being one shot off the lead. Miss right and players' balls fell into the swale ...


Pro golf: Steve Stricker makes US Open cut on the number

The Englishman rallied with a string of five birdies in a row on the way to a 71 that put the smile back on his face and his name on top of the leaderboard at ...


Trump confidant: 'I think he's considering perhaps terminating the special counsel'

On Monday, one of President Trump's confidantes told PBS that Trump is allegedly considering firing special counsel Bob Mueller , who is overseeing the investi...


Shooter James Hodgkinson went to GOP baseball practice with list of names

Scalise was fielding balls at second base when he was hit in the hip, and sustained grievous injuries as the bullet traveled through his pelvis and injured int...


College Republicans, Democrats issue joint statement condemning Alexandria shooting

Before Hodgkinson was brought down, he wounded U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise , R-La., a congressional aide, another man and at least one police officer. James Hod...


Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition

Mr Scalise's trauma surgeon said on Friday he could hope to make an "excellent recovery", even he arrived at the hospital at imminent risk of death. The bullet ...


US Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious' after shooting

President Donald Trump, who visited Scalise in the hospital on Wednesday, sent a video message that played at the start of the game. "Steve in his own way may...


Escaped Georgia prison inmates recaptured in Tennessee

After 60-plus hours in the wind, escaped inmates Ricky Dubose and Donnie Rowe were captured Thursday evening in Rutherford County, Tennessee. Dubose and...


Cosby sexual assault case declared a mistrial

Heinously and explosively ambitions. The judge sought to comfort the jurors, at least one of whom fought back tears, calling their epic deliberation "one of t...


Senate Republicans outline new health care plan

President Donald Trump met with Republican congressional leaders on Tuesday to rejuvenate efforts to overhaul the USA healthcare and tax systems as investigatio...


SA Govt Asks Trump to Reconsider Withdrawal From Paris Agreement

Trump argued that the Paris agreement favors emerging economies such as China's and India's at the expense of US workers. North Korea is part of the Paris a...


Bill Cosby's sexual assault case ends in a mistrial

Then she warned Cosby not to declare victory. The 79-year-old Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting a Temple University employee in 2004 at his home ne...


Republicans, Democrats battle as one: Team Scalise

The rifle blast to Scalise's left hip, as he stood near second base, caused "substantial damage" to bones, internal organs and blood vessels. The Associated P...


Closing arguments set in police officer's manslaughter trial

He says Castile was ignoring his commands not to pull it out. Paulsen asked the jury to consider what might have happened if Yanez, when told of the gun, woul...


Amazon buys Whole Foods for $14 million

There's also Amazon Fresh , the online stores next-day grocery service that's been steadily growing for years, even spreading to London. While Mr. Bezos has be...


Shooter of Republican lawmakers a fan of leftist Sanders

Scalise and lobbyist Matt Mika remained in critical condition Friday; three others wounded have been released from hospitals. "He clearly knows they're ther...


Scalise undergoes more surgery after Virginia shooting

Scalise was one of several people shot by suspect James T. Hodgkinson ― a 66-year-old resident of IL ― who targeted a GOP team baseball practice in Alexandr...


Steve Scalise Upgraded To 'Serious Condition' And Is Speaking To Family

Several other people were also injured in Wednesday's shooting before Scalise's security detail and other police officers gunned down the assailant, who later d...


U.S. warship collision: 7 Navy sailors missing

The cause of the collision is now unknown. The Fitzgerald had recently made a port call to the US Navy's Subic Bay base in the Philippines and conducted p...


Del Ray streets near congressional baseball shooting reopen

The shooting occurred at a popular park and baseball complex in Alexandria, Virginia, across the Potomac River from Washington , where Republican lawmakers and...


Trump discloses income in financial form

The 98-page disclosure document, posted on the ethics office's website, is nowhere almost as detailed as the tax records that Trump has thus far refused to publ...


Running for their lives - from ground balls to gun shots

Loudermilk is not the only congressman to float the idea of allowing lawmakers to tote guns in the wake of Wednesday morning's shooting. The Senators might get ...


Risk for severe weather in the QCA

Our attention then turns to Saturday. Storms have been developing across central Iowa Saturday afternoon and now they will move through the Quad Cities area t...


Trump announces new Cuba policy

United States President Donald Trump on Friday reversed parts of his predecessor Barack Obama's diplomatic re-engagement with Cuba , tightening travel and ...