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May 13 2017

Johnson confident this Players Championship will be different

The Englishman needed something in the mid-60s to make the cut after opening with a 79, but he began his second round with a bogey at the 10th although he rebounded with ...

May 13 2017

FBI, NSA directors in closed session with House intel panel

The FBI has, since previous year, been investigating Russian interference, including the possibility President Donald Trump's campaign might have been involved. Why was I...

May 13 2017

UNESCO votes to condemn Israeli occupation of Jerusalem

One day after the UN's cultural agency passed a resolution disputing Israel's claim to Jerusalem, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel would cut another $1 mil...

May 13 2017

Trump says he wanted to fire 'showboat' Comey

Acting FBI director Andrew McCabe on Thursday rejected the Trump White House's characterization of the Russian meddling probe as a low priority and delivered a passiona...

May 13 2017

Department of Homeland Security considers expanding laptop ban to more flights

Kelly was scheduled to meet President Donald Trump on Friday but a DHS official said the meeting was about a different topic. Now CBS News claims the Department of Hom...

May 12 2017

Support for AHCA Declines to 38 Percent After House Passes Bill

Many services provided by Medicaid today, including home health care and services for people with disabilities, are considered "optional" under the GOP health bill. "...

May 12 2017

Trump to launch panel to investigate voter fraud

According to a report by ABC News, Vice President Mike Pence will be the chair and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach will be the vice chair-two men with very long hi...

May 12 2017

Trump's frustration with budget compromise has him considering merits of a 'shutdown'

US President Donald Trump has called for a "good shutdown" of the country to deal with the "mess". The $1 trillion spending bill, which will keep the government running...

May 12 2017

Obama Shows Off Plans for Chicago Presidential Center

According to ABC News , though the library isn't scheduled to be completed for four years, President Obama was clear that the foundation's programming will start this yea...

May 12 2017

President Trump is curious why the Civil War couldn't have been avoided

He claimed that Jackson was " really angry" about the conflict between abolitionists and the Confederacy, without mentioning the fact that the 19th-century president was...

May 12 2017

Administration names likely judge nominees

This report was updated after the White House announced just after 7:30 p.m. Monday that President Donald Trump officially had made eight of the nominations and plans...

May 12 2017

Trump insists he's not under FBI investigation

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell defended the termination, noting how harshly Democrats criticized Comey's handling of the FBI's investigation into Hillary Clinton'...

May 12 2017

Gutfeld bashes White House Correspondents' Dinner: 'Trump Kicked the Media's Rump'

Fox News' Tucker Carlson faced off with White House Correspondents Association head Jeff Mason Monday night for a heated debate that touched on the weekend's White H...

May 12 2017

McConnell asks all senators to join all-male health group

Republican Sen. Shelley Moore Capito has joined Manchin in expressing concerns over changes to coverage. So workers with very expensive conditions, or their family member...

May 12 2017

Police searching for missing baby, mother out of Hampton

Johnson was heading to Buckroe Beach to take her daughter for a walk. 13NewsNow spoke with Keir Johnson's mother, Rhonda Crews, who said she just wants the pair to come...

May 12 2017

Judge rejects effort to block Confederate statue's removal

Still slated for removal, at a time to be determined, are the statue of Robert E. Lee at Lee Circle and the statue of P.G.T. Beauregard at the entrance to City Park. ...

May 12 2017

United States to Ask ASEAN to Step up Sanctions on N. Korea

Tillerson failed to explain his plan to eliminate more than 2,000 jobs, and potentially cut a quarter of the department's budget. Acknowledging widespread unease about th...

May 12 2017

PA Case Shows Prosecutors Take College Deaths Seriously

Young is one of the eight Beta Theta Pi frat members facing involuntary manslaughter charges in connection with the February 3 death of Piazza. The cause of death w...

May 12 2017

Senate rejects repeal of key Obama-era methane rule

The 51-49 vote against the repeal measure was a blow to the fossil-fuel industry and groups linked to the conservative Koch Brothers, which had waged a public campaign ...

May 12 2017

Plenty of reasons the sick will face coverage problems

The Affordable Care Act has pushed the uninsured rate to historic lows, and the GOP's American Health Care Act is likely to push it higher than it was before the ACA beca...