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Jun 22 2017

Grimes: No Evidence of Cyberattacks Against Kentucky's Election Systems

Russian Federation has repeatedly denied hacking into the US election system. Bill Priestap, assistant director of counterintelligence at the Federal Bureau of Investigat...

Jun 22 2017

Family reacts angrily to Milwaukee ex-cop's acquittal

And less than two seconds later, the footage shows the officer firing the second shot in the chest of the victim who's lying on the ground. Milwaukee County District At...

Jun 22 2017

State Government Shutdown Looms as Lawmakers Fail to Reach Budget Compromise

Legislators today ended their second special session with no budget agreement. With lawmakers gridlocked over on a new budget and education funding, Gov. Senate Republ...

Jun 22 2017

Video of police killing Philando Castile is publicly released

Anthony police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile was released to the public Tuesday. The dashcam footage from Mr Yanez's patrol vehicle, released by Ram...

Jun 22 2017

If Russia meddled in our election, why didn't Obama stop it?

A sinister portrait of Russia's cyberattacks on the United States emerged Wednesday as current and former USA officials told Congress that Moscow stockpiled stolen info...

Jun 22 2017

Senate GOP health bill: Cut Medicaid, end no-coverage fines

Protesters were outside of McConnell's Senate office not long after the release of the draft, chanting "no cuts to Medicaid ". ADAPT , a disability rights organis...

Jun 22 2017

Memorial grows where armed woman was shot by police; rallies planned

Family members said Lyles had been suffering with a mental illness for the past year, and feared during the two recent police responses that officers would take her c...

Jun 22 2017

Cubs sending Middletown's Schwarber down to Triple-A

Of course, in the advanced stats department, there is some disagreement over whether or not this is the right move for the Cubbies. Last season, he hit.412 with a.971 O...

Jun 22 2017

Key Issues to Look for in the Senate Health Care Bill

John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks following a closed-door strategy session, at the Ca. Republican senators complained about their p...

Jun 22 2017

Sunshine To Start, Clouds Later

Highs on Saturday will be in the lower 80s. It looks like it will be another foggy start to the day on this Wednesday . Low temperature holding around 70°. Most of t...

Jun 22 2017

Boy, 10, dies after playing in surf during tropical storm warning

The third tropical storm of 2017, Cindy was 170 miles (270 kilometers) south-southwest of Morgan City, Louisiana as of mid-morning Wednesday. The White House said Pre...

Jun 22 2017

Heavy rainfall from storm Cindy affecting the northern Gulf Coast - NHC

The storm claimed the life of a 10-year-old boy in Fort Morgan, AL. Cindy is expected to weaken Thursday into a tropical depression. More than 6 million people remain...

Jun 22 2017

Disarray as Democrats beaten in Georgia poll

Aide Kellyanne Conway got into the spirit when she tweeted , "Laughing my #Ossoff". With the Georgia victory, Republicans showed that they could still win in the kind ...

Jun 22 2017

Milwaukee Cop Found Not Guilty of Shooting Syville Smith

Heaggan-Brown fatally shot Sylville Smith after Smith fled from a traffic stop with a gun last November. Smith then fell to the ground and was unarmed, but Heaggan-B...

Jun 22 2017

Secret Senate bill to replace Obamacare expected to come to light

The Washington Post reported that the bill would also repeal most of the taxes that pay for the Affordable Care Act , popularly known as Obamacare , give states wi...

Jun 22 2017

Senate Bill Repeals Most Obamacare Taxes, Keeps Subsidies for Low Income

And Planned Parenthood is facing strict opposition from Republicans , but moderates don't want the organization to lose funding. Many Republicans have long fought that...

Jun 22 2017

Heavy Rains And Flooding As Tropical Storm Cindy Makes Landfall

Cindy's maximum sustained winds were near 60 miles per hour (96 kph) Wednesday morning with slight weakening expected to begin Thursday. The tropical storm should weake...

Jun 22 2017

Senate to finally unveil secret health care bill

The House passed its version of health care reform last month, but while Republicans celebrated that bill with Trump at the White House, the President has since calle...

Jun 22 2017

Sheriff: Urinating man at train stop had weapons

In addition to an AR-15 rifle, Goodine also had a loaded handgun, a machete, rope, a notebook with odd writing in it, a suppressor and ammunition - including two loaded...

Jun 22 2017

Gunman made no threats to Congress before Virginia shooting

Officers were first dispatched to the scene at 7:10 a.m. last Wednesday, Brown said , and Officer Kevin Jobe, a 16-year Alexandria police veteran, arrived less than two ...