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Jun 20 2017

Cuba rejects new US policy, saying pressure will not work

The changes Trump announced include a ban on Americans doing business with the military and intelligence-affiliated companies that control large swaths of the Cuban eco...

Jun 19 2017

USA to announce travel ban for North Korea?

Warmbier's neurological condition best described "as a state of unresponsive wakefulness, " Neurologist Daniel Kanter told a news conference in Warmbier's home city o...

Jun 19 2017

Iran's Revolutionary Guard strikes Syria for Tehran attacks

The missiles have reportedly killed large numbers of terrorists and inflicted significant material damage, Tasnim said. " The spilling of any innocent blood will not go...

Jun 18 2017

Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

Duncan said he told him it was a Republican ball practice, and Hodgkinson started to shoot them. "I had no idea he was going to do this.I can't wrap my head aroun...

Jun 16 2017

White House changes date of travel ban amid Supreme Court review

Customs and Border Protection headquarters in Washington, U.S., March 7, 2017. The ruling given on Monday against the travel ban was yet another block against Trump's e...

Jun 16 2017

Vice president to travel to Central and South America

Vice President Mike Pence has hired his own lawyer to represent him in the special counsel's Russian Federation investigation. The Washington Post was the first to ...

Jun 14 2017

Virginia Race Shows How Democrats Differ on Path Ahead for Party

The race was especially close in Bristol, where Perriello beat Northam by one vote. Perriello represents and symbolizes the Bernie Sanders wing of the Democratic Party....

Jun 14 2017

Democrats seek distance from impeachment call

Trump ". Now, one has actually done it. It's only 143 days into Donald Trump's presidency, and articles of impeachment have been drafted . If the Republican-led ...

Jun 14 2017

Citi Bike rider dies in 26th Street accident involving bus

He was brought to the Bellevue Hospital Center where he was pronounced dead. The 52-year-old driver of the charter bus stayed on the scene. Officials from the Citi Bi...

Jun 07 2017

Senate Republicans claim progress on health care legislation

Speaking with IJR Tuesday morning, a Republican tax lobbyist raised the possibility of Senate Republicans performing some parliamentary gymnastics to skip several steps...

Jun 07 2017

US contractor arrested after leak of Russia hacking report

The NSA leak came just three days ahead of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's expected testimony Thursday before a Senate committee looki...

Jun 07 2017

Critics say Trump tweets may undercut legal case

It's basically free legal advice for Trump. Trump had issued his initial travel ban executive order a week into his presidency, unleashing chaos at airports, mass prote...

Jun 03 2017

Cops Catch Man They Say Stole Wedding Ring From Portland Stabbing Victim

Suspect in theft of property from Ricky Best has been apprehended. Surveillance cameras captured a man carrying Ricky Best's black backpack. "Based on the investigati...

May 29 2017

Terrapins men's and women's lacrosse teams each seeking NCAA title

Boston College's Kenzie Kent gave it everything she had and tallied a remarkable 10-point performance (five goals, five assists) that tied the national championship game...

May 28 2017

Armed man arrested at Phoenix Comicon; security to increase

Police were called to the Phoenix Convention Center when a woman who knows Sterling called and reported he was posting threats on Facebook about killing police officers...

May 28 2017

British police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

British investigators are hunting for potential conspirators linked to the bombing that killed 22 people in a search that is exploring the possibility that the same cel...

May 24 2017

$400 billion price tag for California single-payer bill

As Vox details , "the state would pay for nearly all of its residents' medical expenses-inpatient, outpatient, emergency services, dental, vision, mental health, and nurs...

May 22 2017

DHS hopeful Clarke denies plagiarism in master's thesis

The thesis is titled Making US security and privacy rights compatible and, according to CNN, plagiarizes other sources 47 times. Among the almost four dozen instances...

May 22 2017

Storms to remain throughout Sunday night

Southern Colorado starts out cold Sunday with lows generally in the low 40s to the upper 30s, but a fairly sunny start will get things warming quickly. This is somethin...

May 20 2017

Trump hit by twin Russian Federation bombshells as he departs for foreign trip

The FBI's investigation has bedeviled the Trump administration, and the president personally. "It makes it very clear that what Donald Trump was trying to do was to end t...