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May 29 2017

Top Congressman Calls For Review Of Jared Kushner's Security Clearance

Questions continue about allegations that his campaign and associates had contacts with Russian officials before he entered the White House. Jared Kushner seems to th...

May 29 2017

Trump eyes White House overhaul, outside lawyers and PR team

Kushner met with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak and banker Sergey Gorkov in 2016, The Washington Post reported, with Kushner reportedly suggesting in one such meetin...

May 29 2017

Jared Kushner proposed secret back channel with Kremlin

The Associated Press and other news organizations reported that Kushner in December proposed a back channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team. Kushner'...

May 29 2017

Child survives wild ride on water slide

In a matter of a few seconds he's standing up as lifeguards run to help. "He got up immediately and as any boy would be, he was stunned", said Ms Smith, who witnessed t...

May 29 2017

Woman locked kids in trunk while shopping at Wal-Mart, police say

Her children, ages 2 and 5, were taken by the Division of Child and Family Services and handed over to a responsible party, Riverdale City Police Department said in a sta...

May 29 2017

House intel Dem would review Kushner's clearance

The New York Times said the channel was never established. While there have been many allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 election that helped Donald ...

May 29 2017

Firefighters gain control of blaze in LA canyon

An earlier fire there was thought to be extinguished, according to Yavapai County Sheriff's Office spokesperson Dwight D'Evelyn, but the fire jumped containment lines ove...

May 29 2017

Trump orders Justice Department probe of United States leaks in Manchester bombing probe

Mr. Trump, whose administration has been suffering from unauthorized leaks of partial or sensitive information from day one called the latest leak as deeply troubling and...

May 29 2017

Bomb-making workshop reportedly found in Manchester bomber's home

The official threat level in Britain was raised after the attack to "critical", its highest level, meaning a further attack could be imminent. Police say he was part ...

May 29 2017

These Eighth Graders Refused to Pose For a Photo With Paul Ryan

House Speaker Paul Ryan recently discovered that not all of social-media savvy Generation Z is game to jump in front of a camera. Matthew said in an interview Sunday th...

May 29 2017

Proposed laptop ban on flights may expand

That's a quick answer", Kelly responded. John Kelly said there was a real threat and terrorists were " obsessed " with the idea of knocking down a United States plane...

May 29 2017

NCAA baseball regional sites spread among 7 conferences

Cheered up by Florida State teammates after an error-prone moment, first baseman Drew Mendoza repaid his team with two bigger moments that helped the Seminoles hoist an...

May 29 2017

Republican candidate 'body-slams' reporter

Montana Republican Greg Gianforte tweeted his thanks after winning the special election to fill the congressional seat of former Rep. Ryan Zinke , now the USA interi...

May 29 2017

Deputy killed in MS shooting spree identified

Brookhaven Police officer William Durr was one of seven people killed in Lincoln County, Mississippi during a shooting spree Saturday night. The victims' names have not ...

May 29 2017

Trump administration asks for time to weigh Obamacare subsidies

An alliance of health insurers, doctors and employers are urging the Trump administration and Congress to fund cost-sharing subsidies for millions of Americans under the ...

May 29 2017

Trump Tells Allies He Plans to Remove US From Paris Climate Agreement

On Saturday, Trump said in a Twitter post he would make a decision on whether to support the Paris climate deal next week. The senator said during an interview with...

May 29 2017

French Socialist President Really Proud of Shaking Trump's Hand

The awkwardly long, white-knuckled, handshake was seen by many as a power projection, of sorts, by two newly elected world leaders in the full glare of the worldwide medi...

May 28 2017

G7 leaders brace for clash with Trump on trade

Speaking ahead of the summit, White House economic adviser Gary Cohn predicted a "fairly robust discussion" in Sicily, Reuters reports. At a bilateral meeting with Brit...

May 28 2017

Trump still not backing Paris climate agreement: Italy's PM

Trump has made virtually no public remarks about the G-7 other than a tweet on Friday: "Getting ready to engage G-7 leaders on many issues including economic growth, te...

May 28 2017

Irving scores 42, leads Cavaliers to a win from Warriors rematch

For the series, he averaged 26.8 points, 9.3 rebounds, 7.2 assists, 2.2 steals and 1.3 blocks on 45 percent shooting. "We were getting good shots on offense and playing...