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May 16 2017

Trump Says He Wants to Pick New FBI Director Quickly

Rogers came endorsed by the FBI Agents Association, which said his diverse background makes him the best choice for the job. Rogers is the former chairman of the Hous...

May 16 2017

Burr: No evidence so far of Trump campaign-Russia collusion

Trump said in excerpts of an NBC News interview released Friday that Comey "should have never exonerated" Hillary Clinton. "I won't talk about that", Trump said...

May 16 2017

Police are searching for a missing college student in Franklin

Investigators said Doherty left the bash alone, and never made it back to his home almost a mile away. He is a junior at Duke University and was already home for the su...

May 16 2017

Longmont weather: Partly sunny skies with a high of 81

Some of the storms could be severe. FRIDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and a few rain showers continue, with a low of 65 degrees. Low: 70. Wind: S 10-15 miles per hour...

May 16 2017

Trump to Pirro: I'm 'Surprised' At 'Hypocrite' Dems For Blasting Comey Firing

The BBC's Laura Bicker in Washington says Mr Trump was referring to a private White House dinner in January during which the president claims Mr Comey assured him he wa...

May 16 2017

A timeline of events that led up to Comey's firing

McCabe also disputed the White House's claim that the Russian Federation investigation was low priority. Justifying his decision, he had said , "FBI was in turmoil six m...

May 16 2017

Two women killed in shooting on highway in Virginia

Tanna Gardner, 23, of Richmond graduated on Saturday with a bachelor's degree in business, according to the university. Two people were shot and killed as they were dri...

May 16 2017

Fraternity, 18 members, charged in fatal fall

Timothy Piazza , 19, of Lebanon, New Jersey, died in February after a night of heavily drinking alcohol at the fraternity in State College. The video from cameras insid...

May 16 2017

Man gets 49 years in anti-transgender hate crime

Judge Louis Guirola sentenced Vallum in a Gulfport federal court and called what he did a heinous crime. They broke up in 2014 but Vallum made a decision to kill her in...

May 16 2017

Rep. Mo Brooks seeks US Senate seat in Alabama

He is a member of the conservative Freedom Caucus in the House. Brooks, whose congressional district encompasses Lauderdale, Limestone, Madison and Morgan counties and ...

May 16 2017

Bus carrying 26 kids on DC field trip overturns on I-95

One child was flown to Nemours duPont Hospital in DE and a woman was flown to Maryland Shock Trauma center in Baltimore. One student was flown to Nemours Alfred I. Wern...

May 16 2017

Trump says wants to move quickly to nominate new FBI director

Mr Schiller was among those Trump consulted about Mr Comey and was entrusted by the president to deliver a letter informing the director of his firing. For a White Hous...

May 16 2017

MI 10th nationwide for drug problems

Their terrifying statistics show that Connecticut's drug problem also affects youth at alarming rates. Prescription pain medications added to the opioid epidemic. Wyomi...

May 16 2017

Emmy-Winning actor Powers Boothe dead at 68

Boothe appeared in several comic book shows and movies, portraying Senator Roark in "Sin City " and its sequel " Sin City: A Dame to Kill For ". Previous projects inclu...

May 16 2017

Activist resigns after congressman writes letter to employer

Recently, New Jersey Representative Rodney Frelinghuysen sent a fundraising letter to Joseph O'Dowd, a board member at Lakeland Bank, soliciting campaign donations. A h...

May 16 2017

White House defends its reaction to Yates' warnings

Meanwhile, the U.S. administration fiercely denied Trump's contested travel ban deliberately single out Muslims during an appeals court hearing Monday - despite the presi...

May 16 2017

Five Boko Haram commanders released in exchange for 82 schoolgirls

Boko Haram , which has pledged loyalty to Islamic State, has kidnapped hundreds of men, women and children in its campaign to carve out a mediaeval Islamist caliphate. In...

May 16 2017

Man holding human head stabs store clerk; mother found dead

At around 2:35pm on the same day, police received reports of a woman who had been found dead in her home. The suspect, 36-year-old Joshua Lee Webb, was booked Monday ...

May 16 2017

Supreme Court rejects appeal over NC voter ID law

The court concluded that not only did the law have a racially discriminatory impact, it was actually meant to make voting harder for African Americans. And last summer ...

May 16 2017

Boeing would build Air Force T-X training aircraft in St Louis

Boeing will build the Air Force's new training aircraft in St. Louis, Mo., should it win the contract later this year, the company announced Monday. "It's not "if" it's...