Fox News co-president resigns in latest shake-up at the network

A group that pushed to have O'Reilly removed, Ultraviolet, said at the time that Shine covered up "systematic sexual harassment and abuse" at Fox, part of a bigger institutional problem at the channel. So says The Daily Beast's Andrew Kirell , a... More..

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Not so fast, Mr. Vice President: Boy tapped in face demands apology
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Not so fast, Mr. Vice President: Boy tapped in face demands apology

Pence was saying how much the current administration values their family members' service to the country when, at the end, he extended his arms and lightly hit a nearby child in the face. Even if it meant badge...More..

Ryan: Probe into Russia should stay with FBI
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Ryan: Probe into Russia should stay with FBI

The Wisconsin Republican was once one of Trump's biggest congressional critics. In response to Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe's testimony before a Senate committee in Washington Thursday that Comey "enjoye...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Sally Yates just handed Democrats new ammo for going after Trump

Yates said she warned the White House, under President Donald Trump, that Michael Flynn was "compromised" and "essentially could be blackmailed by Russians". Pence said in January that Flynn denied those call...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

5 moments Donald Trump and James Comey were at odds

President Donald Trump on Thursday acknowledged for the first time that the ongoing investigation into Russian interference in last year's election was on his mind when he dismissed the man overseeing the probe...More..

AG Rutledge Wants to Expand Medicaid Fraud Authority to Investigate Resident Abuse
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

AG Rutledge Wants to Expand Medicaid Fraud Authority to Investigate Resident Abuse

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey joined a 38-state coalition urging the federal government to support a strategy aimed at better protecting Medicaid recipients from abuse and neglect. The letter ...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Pyongyang says it has arrested a 4th USA citizen

Kim Hak Song is now the tenth American to be detained by North Korea's current leader, Kim Jong-un. The KCNA said in a terse statement that the man, whose Korean name is Kim Hak-song and whose Chinese name i...More..

Police nab murder suspect from Ohio
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Police nab murder suspect from Ohio

Bove, a registered sex offender in OH, reportedly was on an outing with the victim earlier this week and did not take her back home. Ashtabula city police believe the body found yesterday in a wooded area of ...More..

Police respond to active shooter report in Kirkersville
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Police respond to active shooter report in Kirkersville

Governor John Kasich reacted to the incident on Twitter around 9 a.m. Rogers says she heard several other gun shots, then a man "yelling and screaming". The scene is about five miles west of Hebron in Licking...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Former Rep. Brown found guilty in charity scam

Attorneys Tysen Duva and Eric Olshan painted Brown as an egotistical politician who lived beyond her means". She did not comment to reporters. It is expected that the 70 year old, Brown is expected to be se...More..

Same Old Weather Pattern Ahead of Weekend Rain
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Same Old Weather Pattern Ahead of Weekend Rain

Temperatures will stay in the 50s. The Red Sox game will be played without problem, but dress for the cool weather. It's more than three times the rainfall that normally falls between May 1 to 11, according...More..

Thousands protest against Trump's immigration policies
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Thousands protest against Trump's immigration policies

The day is commemorated as a national holiday in over 80 countries. This year's demonstrations - planned in major cities from NY to Seattle, San Francisco, and Los Angeles as well as in smaller communities li...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Arctic Nations Meet in Alaska Under Climate Change Concern

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks at the welcoming ceremony to kick off Arctic Council events in Fairbanks, Alaska, on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Its focus is sustainable development and environmental ...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Russian Federation probe to be 'absolutely done properly', Comey's exit won't affect it

Like Comey, I was out of town when the news broke. "And as an aside, by the way, naming a special counsel, whether by Congress or the attorney general, is much more complicated than generally assumed, as the l...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Ex-congresswoman may spend rest of life in prison for fraud

Brown, who was one of the first three African Americans to be elected to Congress from Florida since Reconstruction, represented the district that included Jacksonville since 1993. Congressman Al Lawson, who de...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Closing arguments underway in ex-congresswoman's fraud trial

Justice Department officials said. Jurors were told the brash 70-year-old Democratic icon, who spent 24 years in Congress before losing reelection last year, received $141,000 in untraceable cash over several...More..

Mormons pull older teens out of Boy Scouts
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Mormons pull older teens out of Boy Scouts

The church will instead create its own youth programs for teenage boys. As a result of the Mormon church's decision, the Boy Scouts expects to lose between 130,000 teenage scouts ― about 5 percent of its 2....More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

New Orleans begins to remove second Confederate monument

Earlier in the day, Mayor Mitch Landrieu reiterated that he would not discuss the timeline for the statue's removal due to security concerns in the wake of threats that have been leveled at contractors and city...More..

Trump rescinds Obama's 'permanent' Arctic leasing ban
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Trump rescinds Obama's 'permanent' Arctic leasing ban

FILE - In this May 14, 2015 file photo, the oil drilling rig Polar Pioneer is towed toward a dock in Elliott Bay in Seattle. It could undo a ban put in place by Barack Obama in order to protect swathes of t...More..

Trump delays decision on Paris climate pact
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Trump delays decision on Paris climate pact

White House spokesperson Kelly Love confirmed delay, first reported by Politico , in an email to TPM. The 11-day Bonn meeting will focus on drafting a guide for member countries on how to execute the pac...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

US's Trump To Meet Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov At White House

The Department of Justice denies that Comey asked Rosenstein for more resources. "This aggressiveness was evident in Russia's efforts to influence the 2016 U.S. "There is not a single fact, there is no comp...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

House GOP health care bill doesn't match Trump promises

The bill also allows states to opt out of another mandate that prevents insurers from charging consumers with pre-existing conditions more for coverage. "Now the Republican plan has been submitted and Democra...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

It's 'Trumpcare,' and GOP faces political fallout

To take one of many instances, the Associated Press wrote last night: "Democrats see a winning issue in opposing GOP health bill". Among other things, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursda...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Justice Department deputy reportedly threatened to quit after Comey's ouster

Trump said in an interview with NBC News at the White House. It hasn't recovered from that. President Trump said Thursday he planned to fire FBI Director James Comey even before meeting with top-ranking ...More..

Mormon church severs some of its ties to the Boy Scouts
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Mormon church severs some of its ties to the Boy Scouts

The Mormon church is dialing back its century-old relationship with the Boy Scouts of America. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which has always been both closely tied to the Boy Scouts of Ame...More..

Racial slur leads to fan being banned from Fenway Park
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Racial slur leads to fan being banned from Fenway Park

Catcher Caleb Joseph slammed his mask on the plate and manager Buck Showalter bolted from the dugout to argue. As for Manfred's ultimatum, it meant pitchers such as Gausman didn't have much leeway, meaning ...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Former PM Manuel Valls offers to back Emmanuel Macron in elections

Whether he gets it will depend on the results of France's parliamentary elections June 11 and 18, Nature noted. Macron, 39, founded his centrist En Marche (On The Move) movement of mostly political neophyte...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Trump says he was always going to fire Federal Bureau of Investigation director

McCabe said that Comey's firing will not hinder it. Trump , who tweeted a few days back that the Russia-Trump collusion allegations were a "total hoax", on Thursday denied he wanted the Federal Bureau of...More..

Fort Worth police arrest woman who led chase into Dallas
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Fort Worth police arrest woman who led chase into Dallas

Weaving through highway traffic in downtown, the driver then took U.S. Highway 75 to Haskell Avenue where she exited and headed back toward downtown on crowded city streets. The driver fled, leading police on a...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Trump Insists He Is Not Under Investigation

Anonymous Comey associates have told USA media outlets that Comey never told Trump he was not being investigated. While she said Trump had been considering firing Comey since taking office, Sanders said i...More..