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Jun 26 2017

Dad, daughter catch teen who fell from ride

The young girl miraculously escaped without serious injury, and is now at the Albany Medical Center in stable condition, the Warren County Sheriff's Office said. Mr How...

Jun 26 2017

U.S. urges Qatar, neighbors to 'sit together' to ease tension

Qatar has begun its careful review and consideration of a series of requests presented by Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and UAE. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson h...

Jun 26 2017

AAA: Summer gas prices at lowest levels in 12 years

The state average declined 3 cents during the past week, according to AAA, whose data is collected from credit card swipes and direct feeds from 120,000 gas stations nati...

Jun 26 2017

AP Analysis Finds Partisan Map-making Advantage In Ohio

The AP analyzed the results of last fall's USA and state House elections across the nation, examining the percentage of races lacking major party opposition and calculati...

Jun 26 2017

Comey's story 'may have changed' when he heard about tapes

Earlier on Thursday, Trump said he did not record any of his meetings with Comey after claiming that he got hold of records that would sabotage Comey's findings and claim...

Jun 26 2017

Trump confirms he called the Republicans' healthcare bill 'mean'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is reportedly interested in making sure senators decide on the bill before July 4th. Tom Price, the secretary of the Department ...

Jun 26 2017

Man recounts catching girl who fell from Six Flags ride

Dramatic footage shows the moment a teenage girl fell from a theme park ride and plunged 25ft before being caught by onlookers who had gathered to help. After slipping ...

Jun 26 2017

Trump optimistic on health care; some doubtful

Changes to Medicaid are at the heart of the draft health care bill Senate Republicans unveiled this past week. The U.S. House of Representatives' version of the Obamc...

Jun 26 2017

In Rare Moment of Bipartisan Unity, Senate Approves New Russia Sanctions

Several U.S. senators struck a bipartisan deal to expand existing sanctions against Russian Federation and let Congress review any move by President Donald Trump to l...

Jun 26 2017

GOP Sen Cassidy on Health Care Bill: 'Right Now I Am Undecided'

No way", Johnson said on NBC's Meet the Press . President Donald Trump is taking his obligatory swipes at Democrats opposing the Senate health care bill , but b...

Jun 26 2017

Another Lawmaker Says No to Trump's Healthcare Bill

But, as tallied by the New York Times , five Republican Senators-most of them staunch fiscal conservatives-have already said they will not support the current version ...

Jun 26 2017

Space X rocket with 10 Iridium satellites launches from Vandenberg

The launch used a orbital-class booster which was recycled and landed safely on a "droneship" in the Pacific Ocean. Together with "Of Course I Still Love You" for Cape Ca...

Jun 26 2017

Hackers reportedly altered and stole voting data before 2016 election

He said he wasn't aware of efforts by Trump or his campaign to collude with Russian Federation beyond what the intelligence community already knows. The tweet from the...

Jun 26 2017

South Florida Air Force Pilot Injured In 'Mishap' During Air Show Practice

According to the Dayton Daily News , a CareFlight unit responded to the crash and removed the pilot, Capt. Erik Gonsalves, from the aircraft about an hour and a half afte...

Jun 26 2017

Scalise upgraded to fair condition a week after shooting

Investigators say the man acted alone. Hodgkinson obtained the weapons used in the shooting legally, purchasing the rifle in 2003 and the handgun in 2016 from licensed ...

Jun 26 2017

Wash. Democratic Senator To Lobby Colleagues In Opposition of Healthcare Plan

The president is promising some last minute changes to the Senate Republican healthcare bill to try to secure enough votes to get the legislation passed . Menendez...

Jun 26 2017

GOP Senators Oppose Health Bill - Enough To Sink It

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said that under the House bill, 23 million fewer people would have coverage by 2026. Mr McConnell said Democrats chose n...

Jun 26 2017

Teen hurt after dropping from ride at Six Flags

As of now, we don't know why this girl was hanging so precariously from Sky Ride. The Warren County Sheriff's Office says the unidentified 14-year-old girl from Greenwo...

Jun 26 2017

Dominique Heaggan-Brown Acquitted in Shooting Death of Sylville Smith

The fatal encounter between Mr. Smith and Officer Heaggan-Brown, who were both African-Americans in their 20s, unfolded quickly last August. Attorneys for a former Mi...

Jun 26 2017

Trump Explains Why He Appointed 'Rich' People To His Cabinet

With the appearance in Cedar Rapids, he has held five rallies in the first five months in office. And from then on, it was freewheeling Trump as he jumped from topic to...