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House Intel Probe to Hear From Ex-Obama Homeland Security Chief

But Dr. Sam Liles, acting director of the Cyber Division of DHS, told members of the Senate Intelligence Committee, "None of these systems were involved in vote...


Cindy downgraded to tropical depression

The storm's first fatality was reported on Wednesday, when a 10-year-old boy was struck by a log dislodged by a large wave as he stood near the shore in Fort Mo...


Republicans in US Senate unveil health care bill to replace Obamacare

The unveiling of the legislation marks the first time that the majority of the Senate GOP conference gets a comprehensive look at the health care proposal. The ...


Pelosi Is More Toxic Than Trump

Pelosi also incorrectly predicted that Democrats were poised to take back the House a year ago, leading some of her colleagues to feel that this time around, sh...


1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

Some roads were covered with water in the seafood village of Bayou La Batre, but Becca Caldemeyer still managed to get to her bait shop open at the city dock. B...


Seattle Shooting Raises Questions About Officers' De-Escalation Efforts

A deadly weekend encounter between two white Seattle policemen and a black woman whom relatives described as mentally ill turned abruptly violent, with the of...


House Republicans warn Senate: Keep 'crucial' conservative items in health care bill

The subsidies are expected to be linked to recipients' income in the Senate bill, a "major improvement" from a measure approved last month by the U.S. Medic...


Suspect lights cigarette at end of wild police pursuit

The chase began about 2:15 a.m.at Sherman Way and Haskell Avenue in Van Nuys, where officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that was reported stolen, sai...


Police Carry Away ACA Repeal Protesters From McConnell's Office

Approximately 60 protesters - many of them in wheelchairs - flooded Mr McConnell's office around 11 am on Thursday. One video showed people chanting, "No cuts...


No deal yet in Albany over mayoral control of schools

The mayor's authority over the schools expires at midnight June 30. "God forbid we get to the morning of July 1st and Albany has not acted... there's going to...


Republican hypocrisy in full view in health care debate

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, told reporters Wednesday she believes the tax credits didn't meet the rules for reconciliation, which is the process by which R...


Cubs sending struggling Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A

Pitcher Dylan Floro is also rejoining the team. This season, Joe Maddon's plan to have Schwarber's bat lead the lineup didn't pan out. He's been "worth" -1.5 ...


Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana; here's what to expect today

Overnight Wednesday, Tropical Storm Bret dissipated in the southern Caribbean. Tropical Storm Bret, which formed yesterday off the coast of Venezuela, had dis...


Sex offender moves right next to his victim

Danyelle Dyer , however, says that English's presence doesn't just make her worry for her well-being in the present but has forced her to remember traumatic exp...


Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall, brings rain

Heavy rain and some flash flooding already have been reported along the Gulf Coast, but more is on the way. The storm's maximum sustained winds are near 40 mi...


Vox Writer: Special Elections Results Mean 'Republicans Are in Trouble'

Handel's tough race, combined with closer-than-usual GOP House victories in Kansas, Montana and SC, suggests Trump will dominate the coming election cyc...


Former Milwaukee Officer Found Not Guilty In Shooting Death Of Black Man

Smith . A jury on Wednesday acquitted Heaggan-Brown of first-degree reckless homicide in the killing of Sylville Smith , a 23-year-old black man, on August...


GOP senators to unveil health care bill Thursday

Here's a quick rundown of the standout provisions in the bill, which is expected to come up for a vote as soon as the end of next week. WASHINGTON , June 21 ...


Coast Guard suspends search for possible missing kayaker off ME coast

Wednesday after a man broadcasted three mayday calls over broken radio transmissions. That officer was then able to get a hold of the man. Based on that garbl...


Senate GOP health bill seeks to hobble Obama law

Trump told a rally in Iowa on Wednesday night that he hoped the Senate would come up with a "really good" bill. Sanders warned that the Senate version of th...


Republican health care bill demands transparency

Heading into a GOP Senate lunch, some lawmakers said that big questions on the bill, such as whether it will include state waivers for Obamacare's Essential H...


Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana, Texas

As the storm moves northwest, the Gulf Coast will continue seeing heavy rains, winds of 40-50 miles per hour and increased moisture, CNN meteorologist Michael...


Woman killed, 4-year-old wounded in stabbing homicide

The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect after a woman was found stabbed to death and a child was found with multiple stab wounds in a ...


Tropical Storm Cindy moving towards the Gulf Coast -NHC

It was moving northwest at 7 miles per hour. As per AccuWeather's report, the storm is now heading toward the north-northwest and according to their hurrica...


Trump checks out agriculture tech in Iowa

Trump's first trip to Iowa since taking office on January 20 came against a backdrop of problems in Washington. "We're thinking about building the wall as a s...