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The Passing of the Pelosi Era

Led by Reps. Kathleen Rice (D-N.Y.), Seth Moulton (D-Mass.) and Tim Ryan (D-Ohio), at least some in the group believe Pelosi has to go in order for Democr...


Scalise Condition Upgraded to 'Fair'

Hodgkinson was killed by police after he fired more than 60 shots at GOP congressmen, staffers and police at a baseball field in Alexandria, Va., last Wednesda...


Cindy causes minor flooding across South as rain continues

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency, like his Alabama counterpart a day earlier. The weather service's forecast from Friday to ...


Diaspora Indians 'real ambassadors' of India in Portugal: PM Narendra Modi

The US lawmakers also expressed disappointment over India's "persistent failure to enact market-based reforms and resolve significant and discriminatory impedim...


Bret, the Tropical storm forms in Atlantic; warning issued for Louisiana

Still, the storm barely registered attention for some. Urban flooding is also possible, according to the commission. Water levels rise from rain brought by ...


Trump faces new lawsuit over business empire

The attorneys general of Maryland and the District of Columbia announced they sued President Donald Trump on Monday, alleging he has violated the Consti...


Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Populations Grow; Is Delisted as an Endangered Species

And some conservationists have argued that placing their conservation back in the hands of states, which can use hunting as a form of population control, is an ...


Thunderbirds Pilot Injured in Air Show Accident is From Fort Lauderdale

Heard pointed out that all weather conditions met Air Force requirements for flight and that Gonsalves is an experienced fighter pilot, with approximately 1,600...


Death toll in Pakistan attacks climbs to 85

The second explosion occurred as people rushed to rescue and assist those wounded in the first explosion. Abdul Razzaq Cheema, Deputy Inspector General of Pol...


Weather Service Says Cindy Winding Down

For Thursday , there's a 40-percent chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, mainly before 5 p.m., according to the National Weather Service . Th...


There is now officially a Boston street named after David Ortiz

The one and only David Ortiz now has a street named in his honor in Boston. He'll always be a curse breaker, a home run watcher, a family man and a lovable c...


Melania Trump says she 'loves' the White House in first Washington interview

The White House has become a summer camp for the grandchildren of President Donald Trump as the Kushners and their cousins visited the famous home over the we...


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

Democrats can console themselves by pointing out that Price won his last election by 23 percentage points. Over 140,000 people, an extraordinarily high numbe...


High stakes for America's health care

But middle-age people would pay far more. They knew at the time that healthcare for all could only be achieved through persistence and by inching the private ...


Democratic Rep. says Pelosi is 'impediment' to taking back House majority

Pelosi has been her party's leader since 2003, overseeing losses in 2004, big gains in 2006 and 2008, then watching as her party slipped into its smallest minor...


Protesters removed from Mitch McConnell's office for 'die

Protestors filled the hallway in the Russell Senate office building. Alison Barkoff, the director of advocacy for the Center for Public Representation and a...


Mueller and Comey's relationship 'bothersome'

Trump said "there's been no collusion, no obstruction, and virtually everybody agrees to that", and he added that some of Mueller's legal team had supported h...


A look at special counsel Robert Mueller's team of lawyers

As Salon's Heather Digby Parton points out , Sekulow's wife, brother, sons and sister-in-law "dominate the boards of both organizations" in an arrangement not ...


Hundreds protest Sharia law in Houston, nationwide

About 40 people gathered at Mount Trashmore on Saturday afternoon. The Anti-Sharia Law demonstrations and pro-Muslim counter protests took place in almost t...


Tropical Storm Cindy Will Bring Stormy Weather to Indiana

Kyle Wilkins with the National Weather Service office in Louisville said between Cindy and a cold front dropping from the northwest, they are now forecast...


Spicer says he's never spoken with Trump about Russian interference

He added, "You can keep taking your selfies", an apparent reference to a tweet from two reporters in the room. Bloomberg Politics reports that Sean Spicer ...


Jury deliberations begin in police shooting

In August of 2016, a Milwaukee man notified the city that he planned to sue Heaggan-Brown for "excessive force" for an incident involving a Taser. The shootin...


Brendan Dassey lawyers petition for his release

Dassey confessed to investigators in 2005 that he helped his uncle, Steven Avery , in raping and killing photographer Teresa Halbach . Her charred remains...


Two attorneys general sue Trump: Checks and balances 'are failing us'

Attorney General Karl Racine . In response, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer attacked the lawsuit as motivated by "partisan politics" during his ...


Sketch artist recreates Sean Spicer briefing after White House camera ban

The White House Press Briefings, until recently, weren't almost as strictly policed - hence Hennessy's deployment by CNN to Spicer's abode at the White House....