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Justice Department backs Texas 'sanctuary city' law in court

Texas and the federal government have previously clashed on a multitude of issues, but the DOJ's support in the lawsuit is another example of the changing relat...


Rain From Tropical Storm Forecast in W.Va.

A tropical depression formerly known as Tropical Storm Cindy caused flooding on Thursday in several USA southeastern states, spawned a tornado that injured fo...


Forecasters counting tornadoes in Alabama

Heavy rainfall of up to 10-15 inches is the main threat. However, the New Orleans area was avoiding much of the rainfall Thursday morning, thanks to a wid...


Cindy weakens to tropical depression after landfall in Louisiana, Texas

Homeland Security Adviser Tom Bossert briefed President Trump on the storm Wednesday, the White House said. Gov. Edwards said no additional briefings are expe...


'Obamacare Is Dead': Trump 'Very Supportive' of Senate GOP Healthcare Bill

It actually does not repeal and replacing Obamacare, it replaces it with more Obamacare or Obamacare-Lite, which doesn't really fix the problem. McConnell p...


Justices side with government in property rights case

The ruling set out a multi-factor test for courts to use to determine when a property taking requiring compensation to an owner has occurred, weighing how land ...


Qatar says Saudi-led move to bar citizens breach of rights

Iradian said Qatar's liquidity pressures could increase if the government opts for more withdrawal of its deposits with domestic banks to finance the deficits. ...


Hundreds of mourners attend Otto Warmbier's funeral

At the same news conference, doctors from the University of Cincinnati Medical Center said Warmbier suffered from injuries related to cardiopulmonary arrest...


Compare the Senate, GOP health bills and 'Obamacare' on key issues

The Senate bill maintains much of the structure of the House bill but differs in key ways. Republican Sen. Steve Daines: "I'm glad to see the draft te...


Nebraska Democratic Official Ousted After Recording Surfaced of Him Wishing Scalise Died

Nebraska Democratic Party Chair Jane Kleeb removed Montag from his position when she heard the recording. Montag went on to say that he wished Scalise was "...


Officials to discuss condition of officer stabbed at airport

Canadian media reported that police searched Ftouhi's home in Montreal and made three arrests in connection with the attack. The suspect, Amor Ftouhi of Canad...


Ending guessing game, Trump admits there are no Comey tapes

Mr Comey, who was running the FBI's investigation into possible collusion between associates of the president and Russians seeking to influence last year's elec...


Bulls' Wade picks up $23.8M option for next season

Butler will team with Andrew Wiggins and Karl Anthony-Towns which will be a danger front court in the Western Conference. When Thibodeau was hired as team pre...


Sen. Elizabeth Warren Slams 'Blood Money' GOP Health Care Bill

While Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) continues to push for a vote before the July 4 Senate recess, Washington's favorite parlor game has bec...


GOP's challenge: finding votes for Senate health care bill

He said along with support from President Donald Trump , "I think we're going to get this thing done, put it in conference and hopefully by the August recess...


Trump's financial disclosure reveals increased income from Mar-a

They also criticize his detractors, blurring the line between the Trump Organization and the Trump White House. The report includes 98 pages indicating that...


Times of Israel: Iran Missile Strike Missed Target

Iran fired ground-to-ground missiles into eastern Syria on Sunday, allegedly targeting Islamic State terrorists and marking a significant escalation in the Sy...


Drake Debuts New Song 'Signs' at Louis Vuitton Fashion Show

Check it out in footage shot during the Paris event here. Drizzy posted a graphic reading " Drake signs " and the Vuitton logo today, hinting at the new proje...


NC law says women can't revoke consent once sex is underway

But the man who forced himself on her was not charged with any crime. Thanks to a 1979 state Supreme Court case ruling , North Carolina is the only state w...


Trump mocks Democratic leaders Pelosi and Schumer

I wrote yesterday about how the special counsel's investigation of President Trump now dominates the media and political culture. "My leadership is recogniz...


Assessing the Impact of the Senate GOP Health Bill

The plan gets rid of those mandates. Senate Minority Leader Sen. Is this bill better than Obamacare? Retains the ACA rule that allows children to stay...


Containment of Southern California forest fire increases

The cause is under investigation. At one time on June 20, the fire made a run after reigniting at the point of origin prompting evacuations of a portion of Bald...


Senate GOP unveils bill to change 'Obamacare'

Rand Paul (R-KY), Ron Johnson (R-WI), Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT) say they "are not ready" to vote for the bill. The US House of Representati...


Court upholds 'Making a Murderer' Brendan Dassey's overturned conviction

Brendan Dassey was sentenced to life in prison in 2007 over photographer Teresa Halbach's death on Halloween two years earlier . In November of a year ago, a ...


DHS' Jeanette Manfra: Russia Targeted Election Systems in 21 States

After saying Johnson had vindicated him, Trump aimed his tweetstorm at the Obama administration and Democrats . Samuel Liles, the Department of Homeland S...