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Defense Rests in Michelle Carter Texting Case

Moniz said he will alert the clerk's office when he has reviewed all testimony and exhibits, and his verdict will be announced the following day. However, j...


Person of Interest in BET Weekend Robbery

This is not her first run in with the law - Kim, born Kimberly Denise Jones , did jail time in 2005. The Brooklyn-born Grammy victor is reportedly being ey...


Dozens arrested after disability advocates protest health care changes at McConnell's office

After weeks of secret discussions, Senate Republicans unveiled their plan to overhaul the nation's health care system on Thursday and it calls for severe cu...


Dems Fired Up To Fire Pelosi?

She's also expected to become one of the most closely-watched junior lawmakers in Washington given the symbolism of her win . "And at some point, the right t...


Majority of voters say Russian Federation case is hurting the country

Republicans are at 37 percent approval and Democrats are at 38. Independents break for Comey over Trump, 47 percent to 17 percent. Fifty-eight percent said Come...


McConnell stakes it all on health care bill

It was hard to tell if the decision to do this, which shocked the MSNBC anchors a bit, had anything to do with some of the protesters' inability to walk. We kno...


Five GOP senators now oppose health bill

The Republican-led Senate is set to vote on the Better Care Restoration Act before the 4th of July congressional recess. Erasing Obama's law has been a marque...


Senate Votes Up Anti-Russia Sanctions

It would beef up penalties imposed on Russian Federation for meddling in last year's election and initiate an extensive congressional review process should Pres...


Five GOP senators now oppose health bill - enough to sink it

McConnell wants a vote before his members head home to face their constituents over Congress' Fourth of July recess - maybe even before they have a chance to fu...


Ray Tensing Trial: Mistrial Declared for a Second Time

It's the latest racially charged police shooting case to show the reluctance of USA jurors to convict officers. Judge Leslie Ghiz addressed the jurors Friday ...


Hundreds protest in Minnesota after cop acquitted of slaying black man

The shooting happened just seconds after Castile informed the officer that he had a gun, which he was licensed to carry. "As people across our city, state ...


Secrecy surrounding Senate health bill raises alarms in both parties

The House bill would reduce insurance subsidies for older, lower-income, rural Americans, increasing subsidies for younger and richer people who live in cities ...


Dashcam Footage of Police Officer Killing Philando Castile Has Been Publicly Released

Yanez can be heard telling Castile's girlfriend not to move. Jurors acquitted Yanez even though prosecutors said he was not justified in firing his gun...


White police officer shoots an off-duty black officer in the USA

Suspects shot at the police officers after the vehicle was stopped with spike strips and the off-duty officer, an 11-year department veteran who lives nearby, c...


Crowd catches teen falling from park ride; no serious injury

She was later transported via helicopter to Albany Medical Center, where she remains in stable condition with no serious injuries reported, the sheriff's offi...


Pelosi facing party mutiny in the House

Rice said other Democrats she had spoken to were calling for new leadership across the board. In remarks to The Guardian , Handel said, "The lack of civi...


Cousin says woman shot by police wasn't violent

I had the distinct honor and privilege earlier this summer of being the featured speaker for an fantastic fundraiser in Seattle . Charleena Lyles , 30, was ...


New poll shows majority of Americans are unaware Trumpcare slashes Medicaid

Senate Majority Whip Mitch McConnell has pushed for a vote on the bill next week, but at least four Republicans have publicly voiced their opposition to t...


Thunderbirds F-16D flips after landing at Dayton Intl Airport

The Thunderbirds did not perform Saturday at the Vectren Dayton Air Show, and the air crew posted on Twitter late Saturday afternoon that it would not perform S...


Republican Senator Vital to Health Bill's Passage Won't Support It

Trump's reference to "keep your doctor, keep your plan" appeared to be in reference to former President Barack Obama's claim in support of the Affordable Care ...


Judge declares second mistrial in Tensing case

After the jury deliberated for 30 hours , they informed the judge: "We are nearly evenly split regarding our votes towards a final verdict". As a result, Judge...


#8NewsElectionHQ: Gillespie wins GOP nomination, will face Northam

The race has been framed as a reboot of the Bernie Sanders-Hillary Clinton contest, but the comparison is not a flawless fit. Gillespie, a former George W. Su...


Martha, 125-Pound Neapolitan Mastiff, Wins This Year's Contest

Martha , a 56-kilogram Neapolitan mastiff with a face that could be charitably described as relaxed, has been crowned " World's Ugliest Dog " in the US. But it ...


Senate Plan To Repeal Obamacare Faces Likely Roadblocks

President Donald Trump, who vowed to repeal and replace Obamacare during his campaign, praised the Senate's bill, but noted changes were likely. "But Republic...


Trump Questions Why Obama Administration Didn't Thwart Russian Election Meddling

During Johnson's testimony , Republican Rep. Trey Gowdy of SC asked the former homeland security secretary whether before he left the department in Janua...