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Republican Handel wins Georgia House election

Democrat Jon Ossoff delivers his concession speech in Georgia's 6th District race . But in the end, the money and Democratic energy wasn't enough to ove...


Handel wins nationally watched election in Georgia

Former Georgia Secretary of State Republican candidate Karen Handel held onto the Georgia House special elections. A defeat of Trump on health care wil...


Watch Sean Spicer's White House press briefing

At the very first press briefing on the Monday following Trump's inauguration , Spicer famously shouted at the press while wearing a much too large suit, p...


Sean Spicer might be leaving White House podium

We're here really early in the morning and really late at night, available to all of your questions, whether it's email or in person. Spicer said Tuesday the ...


Dreamers to stay, at least for now

Donald Trump had previously promised for numerous times that he is going to put an end on two Obama memos that play a soft note with illegal immigration...


Secretary Ben Carson Breaks Rank On The Russia Investigation

On Friday the president wrote on Twitter: "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" "The ...


Some hope California winner of $447M Powerball helps area

No one had matched all winning numbers since April 1. According to CNN , the chances of winning Powerball are about one in 292 million, which translates to 0...


Clamping Down, White House Puts The 'brief' In Its Briefing

While his threats to "open up our libel laws" to make it easier to sue media outlets have not come to fruition, the now-US leader has discussed eliminating pres...


UOG Upward Bound wins $2M grant

According to Graham, from 2013-2016, an average of 72 percent of high school students in OU's PUB enrolled in postsecondary education within six months of high ...


Japan, other nations face difficulties changing US Paris accord decision

The summit was the first since President Donald Trump declared he would pull the US out of the worldwide Paris accord earlier this month. The G7 environm...


Senate GOP speeding towards health care vote next Thursday

I haven't seen the bill and it's become increasingly apparent in the last few days even though we thought we were going to be in charge of writing the bill with...


Schumer Invokes Delay Tactic In Retaliation To GOP Healthcare Bill

While the outline of a plan for Medicaid appears to be forming, it is far from guaranteed that the idea will placate both sides . "Democrats are here to kee...


Attorney General Jeff Sessions hires private lawyer

June 20, 2017Cooper reportedly helped to counsel Sessions ahead of his testimony last week before the Senate Intelligence Committee. "I do represent the Att...


Warren Buffett auctions off lunch to raise money for charity

It's most assuredly a worthy charity, but the victor of the auction presumably gets more than just a meal at Smith & Wollensky steak house in NY and a sense of ...


New ads target 5 GOP senators on healthcare

Republican leadership have said they will vote on the bill once they are sure they have the 50 votes they need. Rob Portman's downtown Cleveland office at 2 p...


New Mexico police implore author to end treasure hunt

A Colorado pastor was found dead after he traveled to New Mexico to search for treasure. . His wife reported him missing after he missed a meeting last Wednesda...


It's so hot in Phoenix, they can't fly planes

Others went to a bar where the temperature is set at 23 degrees, and glasses, walls and seats are sculpted from ice. Hot air is less dense than cold air, and ...


3 teen police volunteers steal patrol cars, stun guns

Beck described the entire process as "fairly sophisticated" and said the cadets' "intimate knowledge" of the department system allowed them to "defeat it". Th...


Trump attorney: There's no investigation of the president, period

Wallace was quite surprised, since Sekulow himself had twice referred to the president being under investigation. The meeting was meant to make sure that inve...


US Senate adopts amendment on more sanctions against Russian Federation

The bipartisan legislation passed overwhelmingly Thursday, 98-2, more than five months after USA intelligence agencies determined Moscow had deliberately inte...


US Vice President Hires Lawyer For Russia Probes

Pence has retained Richard Cullen of McGuire Woods to "assist him in responding to inquiries by the special counsel ", according to a statement from Pence'...


Tropical Storm Cindy headed towards the Arklatex UPDATE 430PM TUE

If that tropical depression strengthens into the tropical storm, it would be named using the next name on that year's list of names. Gov. John Bel Edwards sai...


Uber Launches Tipping Option, Part of '180 Days of Change'

Other changes include shorter cancelation windows for riders from 5 to 2 minutes and customers will now have to pay for wait time. Uber says it won't take a...


Senate Republicans to release healthcare bill Thursday

McConnell said in a press conference that the health care bill text would be available Thursday, leaving about a week to review the legislation before a tenta...


Ex-convict arrested in death of 12-year-old Florida girl

According to WKRG , Howard was taken into custody early Thursday and authorities believe he acted alone. Morgan said that Howard "could not provide a valid al...