Karen Handel Silences Jon Ossoff With One Simple Question During Congressional Debate

Prodding Ossoff's residence - he and his fiancée live just outside the district while she attends medical school - Handel said: "I've been in Georgia nearly as long as you've been alive". Clinton's loss may serve as a cautionary tale for Ossoff. ... More..

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Trump vows to do whatever necessary to protect US
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump vows to do whatever necessary to protect US

After his election past year, Khan tweeted criticism of then-candidate Trump's rhetoric, saying his "ignorant view of Islam could make both our countries less safe". While British officials can point to a need ...More..

'I wanted it to stop,' accuser tells Cosby trial
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

'I wanted it to stop,' accuser tells Cosby trial

Cosby is charged with assaulting Andrea Constand , a former employee of Temple University's basketball program, at his suburban Philadelphia mansion in 2004. In an Ontario lilt, she told of the time he invited...More..

With school funding in jeopardy, Florida GOP at odds again
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

With school funding in jeopardy, Florida GOP at odds again

Lawmakers did not include medical marijuana legislation - which failed to clear the Legislature during the 60-day session that wrapped up last month - among the issues up for consideration, but Galvano predic...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Gaudreau's overturned goal is the game victor for Preds (0:28)

Gaudreau's is a story about not giving up on dreams. "I heard it on the bench that it was possibly in the net", Gaudreau said . "I don't really pay attention to the other side". He went on to make 27 saves o...More..

Obama decries lack of USA leadership on climate; defends 'international order'
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Obama decries lack of USA leadership on climate; defends 'international order'

Montreal's business leaders said they have given Obama "carte blanche" to discuss whatever he believes is important during his first appearance in Canada since speaking to Parliament in June 2016. Crowds waited...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Did girlfriend's texts push teen to take his own life?

She also testified that after her son's death, she received text messages from Ms. Carter expressing sympathy, but not mentioning any prior knowledge about suicide plans. Daniel Medwed, a law and criminal...More..

White House, allies scramble for ways to counter Comey
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

White House, allies scramble for ways to counter Comey

Rarely do congressional hearings garner a national audience, but Comey's appearance is expected to be viewed by tens of millions of Americans on television and online. But Trump is continuing to stew over the R...More..

First Amendment Nonprofit Threatens to Sue Trump for Blocking People on Twitter
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

First Amendment Nonprofit Threatens to Sue Trump for Blocking People on Twitter

The institute argues that by blocking the accounts, Trump has suppressed their speech by denying them the ability to follow the president on Twitter and has limited their ability to view his tweets, or lear...More..

Justin Fields, No. 4 in ESPN 300, decommits from Penn State
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Justin Fields, No. 4 in ESPN 300, decommits from Penn State

He added that Penn State remains "one of the top schools that I would consider". Since then Fields has continued to see his stock rise as well as the offers continue to roll in. He is ranked by 247Sports as...More..

Deputies: Multiple fatalities in Orange County shooting
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Deputies: Multiple fatalities in Orange County shooting

Neumann , who had no known family and was living alone at the time of the attack, was an ex-soldier who had been honorably discharged from the US Army in 1999. Sheriff Demings indicated that the Orange County ...More..

Pro-Trump group labels Comey political 'showboat' in new ad
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Pro-Trump group labels Comey political 'showboat' in new ad

Trump was asked about his message for Comey as the president welcomed Republican congressional leaders to the White House on Tuesday. The White House expressed to desire to "facilitate a swift and thorou...More..

Trump on Comey's congressional testimony: 'I wish him luck'
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump on Comey's congressional testimony: 'I wish him luck'

Much of the hearing is expected to focus on a memo written by Mr Comey and obtained by The New York Times , detailing how Mr Trump asked his Federal Bureau of Investigation director to drop his probe into Mich...More..

Contractor Charged in NSA Document Leak Case
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Contractor Charged in NSA Document Leak Case

Victor was arrested Saturday and the case was revealed Monday, shortly after the website the Intercept posted a redacted version of a USA intelligence document describing Russian government efforts to use h...More..

Peacock takes out $500 in wine after crashing liquor store
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Peacock takes out $500 in wine after crashing liquor store

It wasn't long before animal control officers arrived to the store. And that spooked Ghanem. Mr Ghanem said he tried to shoo it out the front entrance, but that caused the peacock to get flustered and flail a...More..

Trump defends 'travel ban' after appeal to Supreme Court
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump defends 'travel ban' after appeal to Supreme Court

In his tweets Trump specifically appropriated the "travel ban" language his administration had tried to distance from both the original order and revised March 6 version that would ban citizens from six maj...More..

DeVos hedges on banning discrimination against LGBT students
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

DeVos hedges on banning discrimination against LGBT students

In a previous appearance last month - before a House subcommittee - DeVos had stoked controversy as she declined to say whether she would block federal funds from private schools that discriminate against LGBT...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Kellyanne Conway's husband knocks Trump on Twitter

The Trump administration has appealed the travel ban to the Supreme Court, which would rule on its constitutionality if it takes up the case. On Friday, Conway withdrew from consideration to be Solicitor Ge...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Korea denounces new United Nations sanctions imposed over missile launch

Nevertheless, reversing or slowing North Korea's nuclear and missile programs has become a security priority for Washington, given Pyongyang's vow to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the US...More..

Florida man stuffs 15 bottles of motor oil, 30 DVDs into pants
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Florida man stuffs 15 bottles of motor oil, 30 DVDs into pants

Fortunately (or not, for the man in question), the heist was captured on store security cameras. Unfortunately for the thief, a Polk County Sheriff's Office detective was parked outside and saw the whole thin...More..

Trump takes to Twitter to defend earlier tweets
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump takes to Twitter to defend earlier tweets

President Trump blasted the media in a tweet on Tuesday after he was criticized for using the messaging site to call for support of his travel ban and to upbraid the London mayor for comments he made du...More..

Cause of fatal explosion at Didion corn mill plant in Cambria unknown
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Cause of fatal explosion at Didion corn mill plant in Cambria unknown

Authorities say a third body has been recovered from the debris of an exploded corn mill in southern Wisconsin. Recovery crews are searching a mountain of debris for two missing employees after a fatal explos...More..

Florida mother defends decision allowing snake to bite baby
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Florida mother defends decision allowing snake to bite baby

The family lives on an isolated nine acres on the outskirts of Sebring. When questioned about her laughter, St. Laurent said she was just surprised that the snake had bitten her, the affidavit said. The woman...More..

Comey 'Cleared for Takeoff' in Public Testimony Next Week
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Comey 'Cleared for Takeoff' in Public Testimony Next Week

After Comey's dismissal, news reports emerged that Trump asked Comey to end the Flynn probe during a February meeting in the Oval Office the day after Flynn was sacked for misrepresenting his contacts with ...More..

Health care costs going up? Blame Donald Trump, insurance executives say
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Health care costs going up? Blame Donald Trump, insurance executives say

In the new poll, 45% said the GOP bill would increase their own and their family's costs for health care, compared with the December survey, in which 28% thought that would be the result if the PPACA were...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

White House: Trump won't block Comey testimony

In Bloomberg op-ed , Harvard Law Professor Noah Feldman, wrote, "The claim of executive privilege requires that the communications in question be confidential". Senators on the Senate Intelligence committee ...More..

Man with fake gun at airport faces assault count
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Man with fake gun at airport faces assault count

The area was contained and should have minimal impact to the airport's operations, officials said. Passengers are not being allowed into the parking garage area. "I saw all the cops with the long rifles and sta...More..

Federal contractor in Georgia arrested by FBI over leaked NSA document
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Federal contractor in Georgia arrested by FBI over leaked NSA document

A story about the document was published Monday by The Intercept , an online news organization, just hours before federal authorities announced Winner's arrest. While it did not identify the agency or the ...More..

Bonino tests injured foot, scratched in Game 4
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Bonino tests injured foot, scratched in Game 4

Rinne, meanwhile, who was torched for eight goals in the first two games of the series, allowed only two in the pair of games played in Nashville. Gaudreau, an undrafted free agent playing in only his sixth p...More..

Acting US ambassador to China quits over Trump's Paris agreement decision
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Acting US ambassador to China quits over Trump's Paris agreement decision

Rank was acting ambassador, and former Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has been confirmed as the new ambassador in May. The top-ranking diplomat at the U.S. decision. Rank's resignation was a display of th...More..