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Jun 21 2017

Trump congratulates Handel on Twitter

President Trump has also fundraised on her behalf and given his support on Twitter. Handel, 55, a former Georgia secretary of state, won the election after falling shor...

Jun 21 2017

FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

Law enforcement officials proceeded Friday with their investigation of the attack at a suburban Virginia park, including examining Hodgkinson's social media activities an...

Jun 21 2017

Boeing, Avolon Sign MoU For 737 MAX 8s; Deal Valued $8.4 Bln

The Hong Kong lessor also signed a memorandum of understanding for 42 Boeing MAX 8 and 8 wide-body Boeing 787-9 airplanes at a ceremony at the Paris Airshow . The 737 MA...

Jun 21 2017

President Calls House Health Care Bill "Mean", Pushes Senate for "Generous" Legislation

Now, while the media and American citizens are fixated on each daily warp of the soap operatic presidency of Donald Trump , McConnell has huddled behind locked doors wit...

Jun 21 2017

Amateur Radio 'Field Day'set for June 24-25

Smith and his fellow ham radio operators will begin broadcasting at 1 p.m. Saturday for the National Association for Amateur Radio near the Claremore Elks Lodge, 1820 Sum...

Jun 21 2017

Mike Pence hired former Attorney General to represent him in Russian Federation investigation

Bush. The president has also hired a private lawyer, Marc Kasowitz . Jarrod Agen , a spokesman for Pence, confirmed the news in an email to the Post . Trump ulti...

Jun 21 2017

Pregnant Woman Shot Dead by Police After Calling Them for Help: Cops

Lyles' relatives said she was three months pregnant and had been experiencing mental health issues and may have been having some kind of breakdown when she phoned po...

Jun 21 2017

Dashcam Video Of Philando Castile Fatal Shooting Released

Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds , began recording the aftermath of the shooting as Castile sat in the driver's seat bleeding. Even though Officer Yanez was c...

Jun 21 2017

South Korea's Moon Urges North Korea To Return Detainees Swiftly

The senator from Arizona says, "There should at least be a form for them to fill out that says, 'If I go to North Korea, I understand I am taking great risk, and I do not...

Jun 21 2017

Spicer confirms meetings with candidates to fill WH press jobs

Back in March, she called comments by Democratic Rep. Cedric Richmond about a photo featuring Kellyanne Conway taking a picture in the Oval Office "despicable" and demand...

Jun 21 2017

2 firefighters injured battling wildfire near Big Bear

Monday off Holcomb Valley Road during an ongoing heat wave. Several road closures that started Monday remain in place: Highway 18 from Delta Avenue in Baldwin Lake no...

Jun 21 2017

ABC reporter: My sources tell me Bob Mueller isn't investigating Trump (yet)

Disenchanted Republicans are partially responsible for that dip - a major sign that support from Republican voters is starting to erode. The investigation was originall...

Jun 21 2017

Chelsea Clinton Slams Steve Bannon for 'Fat Shaming' Sean Spicer

White House press secretary Sean Spicer arrives for a briefing at the White House , Tuesday, June 20, 2017 in Washington . Ingraham said on Fox News Tuesday that t...

Jun 21 2017

Netanyahu meets Trump envoy Greenblatt over peace push

Erekat and a number of Palestinian officials declined to comment on what was said at the meeting. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced the start of wor...

Jun 21 2017

GOP preparing for Senate health care vote, amid differences

With just 52 seats in the Senate, the Republicans can only mathematically afford to lose three of their party members' votes to get the measure passed with Vice Preside...

Jun 21 2017

Judge orders deadlocked Cosby jury to keep deliberating

The jury had said earlier Thursday that they were deadlocked , but Judge Steven O'Neill told them to keep deliberating. Judge Steve O'Neill sent the jury back. They we...

Jun 21 2017

Recording: Police shout 'get back' before shooting of woman

As usual with these police shootings, the two officers involved will be placed on administrative leave while a formal investigation takes place. The transcript of t...

Jun 21 2017

DE saw a tornado touch down on Monday

Most of the damage affected farm buildings; however one nearby home had damage to its porch. National Weather Service officials say that visual evidence, along with rad...

Jun 21 2017

NHC says Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf of Mexico

At the Escatawpa Hollow Campground in MS, on the Alabama state line, owner Larry Godfrey was prepared for flooding that would just add to the woes of a rainy spring. As...

Jun 21 2017

Escaped Georgia Prisoners Captured in Tennessee

The two men had been on the run since early on Tuesday, when authorities said they got through a door that should have been locked on the prison bus. Ricky Myrick, as...