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May 18 2017

Trump Says He Has 'Absolute Right' To Share Intelligence With Russia

But he went on to outline "the extreme worry" scenario-the especially damaging possible consequences of the revelations: that individuals both within the US government an...

May 18 2017

Oklahoma cop's manslaughter trial heads to closing arguments

But it's unclear whether Crutcher was reaching for anything. She said she "thought he [Crutcher] had a gun" because he repeatedly put his hands in and out of his pockets ...

May 18 2017

Chuck Hagel, Rep. Lynch Respond To Comey Memo Revelations27:00

Some legal analysts have said Trump's possible pressure on Comey to end the Flynn probe and his decision to fire the FBI chief in the midst of the agency's investigation ...

May 18 2017

More immigrants arrested, fewer deported under Trump

Brian Root, a quantitative analyst at Human Rights Watch said the data "confirms the heartbreaking stories we are reading everywhere are not isolated instances - an inc...

May 18 2017

MS-13 gang targeted in pre-dawn sweep across Los Angeles

Killings for the protection of the gang are common, say federal authorities, and are sometimes carried out with machetes. He has been in custody since 2015. The administr...

May 18 2017

Hannity touts DNC murder conspiracy theory hours after story completely falls apart

Last year's shooting murder of Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich in a Northwest Washington, D.C. neighborhood was big news. Fox's latest reporting on th...

May 18 2017

Putin offers to give Congress notes of Trump's meeting

Earlier, the Republican chairman of a House oversight committee said he will ask former FBI Director James Comey to testify at a hearing next week that will look into whe...

May 18 2017

DHS declines to confirm Clarke appointment

Here's what you need to know. The department did not confirm Clarke's appointment, but noted the position does not require Senate confirmation. He started with the M...

May 18 2017

International Ride of Silence set for Wednesday evening

To draw attention to, remember and honor those who hurt and killed while cycling on public roads, New River Valley Bicycle Association and Pathways for Radford are sponso...

May 18 2017

Comey, Russia controversies surrounding Trump threaten federal budget work

Amash was responding to a question from a reporter for The Hill newspaper as he as left a House Republican conference meeting. Stock markets tumbled, the dollar's val...

May 18 2017

U.S. special counsel named to investigate Trump-Russia ties

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said the appointment is a "positive step", and he is "hopeful that he will help us get to the bottom of the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federa...

May 18 2017

GOP Lawmaker: Comey Memo Grounds For Impeachment

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) has also invited Comey to testify before a Senate committee. A small but growing number of US President Donald Trump's fellow Republicans c...

May 18 2017

Oklahoma officer says she recalled training as she shot man

Shelby, a white officer who has denied opening fire on Crutcher because of his race, is accused of using an unreasonable amount of force to subdue him. About 50 protester...

May 18 2017

Sheriff: 1 dead after tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

Risenhoover estimated that about 20 to 30 Elk City area-homes and businesses were damaged and said that crews were out overnight to help residents. Barron County Sherif...

May 18 2017

Emergency declared after nuclear waste tunnel collapse

The senior Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee said he is requesting that the Energy Department brief the committee on the root cause of the collapse....

May 17 2017

Sen. Mike Lee Says Trump Is 'Fully Cooperating' With Russia Investigation

President Donald Trump will read reports and recommendations from the interviews and then meet with a few leading candidates himself, the official said. Garcia previo...

May 17 2017

New Orleans Mayor Defends Removing Confederate Monuments: 'We're Correcting History'

For more than 100 years, there was also a prominent statue of Davis in New Orleans. "We would have preferred it to be in the daytime", monument opponent Malcolm Suber t...

May 17 2017

White House: Yates was a 'political opponent of president'

She was joined in the meeting by a senior career official in the Justice Department. The outgoing president had fired Flynn in 2014 as head of the Defense Intelligence...

May 17 2017

Sheriff: At least 20 injured when tornado hits trailer park

Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald tells WQOW-TV in Eau Claire that several people were injured in an area between Cameron and Chetek. In addition to the touchdown ...

May 17 2017

New Orleans takes down 3rd Confederate-era monument

Barricades were placed around the monument Monday as the city planned the removal process. "The way to do this is to get 10,000 signatures from residents who are register...