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It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix

Unfortunately for Phoenix residents, and anyone else hoping to travel through the city's airport, that's exactly how hot it was on Monday - and the temperatur...


Storm Cindy expected to make landfall Thursday morning: NHC

Tropical storm Cindy has claimed the life of a 10-year-old boy in Fort Morgan, Alabama. "We've had so much rain, we haven't done any business in about eigh...


Student loan servicer fights back as states eye protections

DeVos said in a statement that Johnson is the "right person to modernize FSA for the 21st Century". The former financial aid chief operating officer , Jam...


Uber Co-Founder Travis Kalanick Resigns Under Pressure As CEO

Bradley Tusk, a political consultant and investor in Uber , says the company needs a leader who can "balance" being "extremely innovative and aggressive" with ...


US Senate poised to unveil health care bill

Sullivan, elected to the Senate in 2014, also believes hearings should have been held on the Republican health bill, which has been worked on out of public view...


Sessions hires his own lawyer

Washington lawyer Chuck Cooper announced he will be representing AG Jeff Sessions. At the hearing, Sessions testified about his interactions with President D...


White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

If a district rated as safely Republican in past years is now a toss-up, that's a sign Republicans under Trump have an uphill climb to reach educated, suburba...


Extreme heat forces flight cancellations in southwestern US

In a sign of just how hot things are getting, some airlines have had to cancel flights because of the heat. At Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport ...


Newt Gingrich compares Donald Trump to Lincoln

President Donald Trump equated the cost of running a campaign for USA president to the cost of a yacht, Newt Gingrich told The Washington Post . I don't th...


In Reversal, Uber Adds Tipping, Shortens Cancellation Window

Uber is now one of the most popular transportation companies, with activity operating all over the world. In addition , drivers will now get paid if they wai...


Trump returns to Iowa and unhappy independent voters

But in a May 28 tweet that raised questions about his intent, he said: "I suggest that we add more dollars to Healthcare and make it the best anywhere". Tru...


US Supreme Court to hear Wisconsin gerrymandering case

Much has already been analyzed about the Wisconsin cases that will be reviewed in next year's term of the Supreme Court , but the Old North State is certai...


What We Know About the GOP Senate Health Bill

Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the National Association of Manufacturers Summit in Washington, U.S., June 20, 2017. A vote could come as soon as next week,...


Russian Federation hacks: 21 states targeted in USA election cyber attacks, says US

The Kremlin has repeatedly denied the assertions that it was involved, though a growing body of public evidence - including a recently published classified ...


Extreme heat grounds almost 50 regional flights out of Phoenix

A Salvation Army hydration station sign gets hit by the midday sun as temperatures climb to near-record highs , Monday, June 19, 2017, in Phoenix . Expect to ...


Tropical storm warnings in effect as Cindy gets closer

The Public Works and Engineering Department is preparing vehicles that can traverse high water in the even they are needed. Rains have started to arrive acros...


Protests continue in part of "Father's Day for Philando"

The story made global headlines past year as Castille's girlfriend was a passenger in the auto and showed the incident live on Facebook . Eventually, the two u...


Mother and father charged with neglect after taking infant to Indianapolis bar

Trosclair, a former pastor, and Tremba, a life coach, were charged with neglect of a dependent in a situation that endangers the dependent, as well as public in...


Las Vegas ties record high temperature of 117 degrees

A worker wears a large hat, wet with water, to shield from the sun while cleaning the seats at Dodger Stadium, Monday, June 19, 2017, in Los Angeles. Larger a...


Trump calls for stricter limits on welfare for immigrants

Fans showed up in the afternoon. President Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa . His staff cited scheduling issues. It was t...


Trump reportedly tells GOP senators that the House healthcare bill is 'mean'

Trump's comments emerged moments after Mr. Trump lashed out against Obamacare , and touted the future of health care during brief remarks in Wisconsin, where...


Trump says 'we have a great relationship with China' after critical tweet

The president originally was slated to be in Iowa June 1, but that trip was postponed because of a change in his schedule. He says, "a few votes from the D...


White House committed to anti-Russian sanctions - spokesperson

On Saturday, Russian President Vladimir Putin warned the US further sanctions would damage relations, though stopped short of saying how the Russian governm...


United States lays down gauntlet to China on N. Korea regime

Mattis was speaking after high-level security talks Wednesday with China in which North Korea was a key topic of discussion. The tweet , which came hours b...


Philando Castile warned officer he was armed, video shows

Police have released the dashcam video footage of the fatal shooting of Philando Castile by Officer Jeronimo Yanez last summer, and now many are even ...