Duke-Indiana headlines Big Ten/ACC matchups

The two teams last squared off in 2013 when the Badgers picked up a 48-38 road win against the Cavaliers. The UVa men's basketball team will host a familiar opponent next season as part of the annual Big Ten/ACC challenge: the Wisconsin Badgers... More..

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North Korea fires suspected cruise missiles after US drills
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

North Korea fires suspected cruise missiles after US drills

Last week, North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile that also landed in waters between South Korea and Japan. His office said two THAAD launchers already in place could remain, but the installation o...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Public works projects on Trump's agenda for OH visit

Speaking in Cincinnati, Ohio , Trump reviewed a proposal announced earlier this year to leverage $200 billion in his budget proposal into a $1 trillion of projects to privatize the air traffic control syste...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Trump's tweets are White House documents Spicer says

That was true during the campaign and it remains true today. But in recent days, the president sometimes seems to be hurting his own cause. The number of firms that declined invitations even just to talk ab...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Ex-Penn State president will serve 2-month jail sentence

The sentence of two months in jail plus another two under house arrest against a once-leading figure in American higher education marks a low point in the largely distinguished career of Graham Spanier , who w...More..

Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system for US
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system for US

According to Trump , during his election campaign he saw infrastructure all over the country was "crumbling" and he found communities were "desperate" for new highways and bridges, Efe news reported. The presi...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Ryan calls Trump's demand for Comey's loyalty 'obviously' inappropriate

He claimed that Trump called to ask if anything was being done about "the cloud". "All in all, it's a pretty good day for President Trump ". Former FBI Director James Comey has detailed his private con...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Comey's testimony to put uncomfortable spotlight on Trump

His comments, which confirmed the details of a number of press reports about his interactions with Trump published in recent weeks, came ahead of his appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee. The d...More..

Illinois' financial crisis at 'critical juncture' as budget deadline looms
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Illinois' financial crisis at 'critical juncture' as budget deadline looms

Senate President John Cullerton says "I'm obviously ready to continue to negotiate and continue to work to try to pass a budget". The House is set to continue meeting through the month of June. The Illinois ...More..

Woman arrested in fatal stabbing of toddler granddaughter
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Woman arrested in fatal stabbing of toddler granddaughter

She did not know what triggered Monday's attack, but she says her sister had long suffered mental health issues. Cellphone video shot by a nearby resident appears to show Clark quickly walking away from her d...More..

Trump to nominate ex-Justice Department official to lead Federal Bureau of Investigation
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Trump to nominate ex-Justice Department official to lead Federal Bureau of Investigation

As he was speaking, the Senate Intelligence committee released the prepared testimony Comey is expected to deliver Thursday. A pair of former White House officials - Katie Walsh, who left her post as de...More..

Pruitt Says Decision To Withdraw From Paris Climate Accord Was Not 'Political'
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Pruitt Says Decision To Withdraw From Paris Climate Accord Was Not 'Political'

Kolkata: US President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord will not impact US-India relations and both countries will find ways to address their differences to move forward, a...More..

United States spy chiefs refuse to disclose talks with Trump
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

United States spy chiefs refuse to disclose talks with Trump

That statement directly contradicted the White House's official talking point, which at the time focused on a memo penned by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein that outlined Comey's missteps during th...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Arizona Sen. McCain Questions Intelligence Officials

Mr Comey's statement came hours after two top intelligence officials told politicians they never felt "pressured" to do anything inappropriate by the president. The White House has said it would not exercise ex...More..

House Democrats launch longshot bid to impeach Trump
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

House Democrats launch longshot bid to impeach Trump

According to Representative Green, who has been labeled a "Maverick" Democrat , Trump obstructed justice by firing Comey. Several other Democrats have indicated that impeachment could be possible if obstru...More..

Trump attorney says president feels vindicated
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Trump attorney says president feels vindicated

Comey's prepared statement for Thursday's meeting is deeply disturbing - particularly his accounts of how Trump sought to have him drop any investigation of former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn ...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Kansas legislators abandon Brownback's tax experiment

Last night's historic veto override means the House and Senate's tax plan will become law. Kansas Republicans who voted to override the veto made clear that they respected the governor even if they disa...More..

Trump taps new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief on eve of Comey hearing
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Trump taps new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief on eve of Comey hearing

Wray, now in private practice at King & Spalding, served from 2003 to 2005 at the Justice Department under former President George W. Bush as an assistant attorney general in charge of its criminal division, ...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

UK contenders trade blows on last day of election campaign

Corbyn argued that the real danger comes from Conservative cuts to police budgets. "We won't defeat terrorists by ripping up our basic rights and our democracy", Corbyn said . Attacks in Manchester on Ma...More..

People Are Rewriting James Comey's Testimony In Devastatingly Comical Ways
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

People Are Rewriting James Comey's Testimony In Devastatingly Comical Ways

According to an ABC News/Washington Post poll released Wednesday, 55% of Americans said they trust what the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director says about Russian interference "just some" or "not at...More..

Bob Stoops retires as Oklahoma football coach
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Bob Stoops retires as Oklahoma football coach

OU athletic director Joe Castiglione talked Wednesday about meeting Riley almost a decade ago. Once the longest-tenured head coach in college football, that now belongs to Iowa's Kirk Ferentz. A daughter atte...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Will Donald Trump prevent James Comey from testifying in Russian Federation investigation?

One of the administration officials said Friday evening that Mr. Trump wanted Mr. Comey to testify because the president had nothing to hide and wanted Mr. President Trump is leaning toward not blocking fo...More..

New trial requested in 'Making a Murderer' case
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

New trial requested in 'Making a Murderer' case

Halbach and Mr. Avery have yet to receive justice". Steven Avery's attorney filed a 1,000-page notice Wednesday for post conviction relief in Manitowoc County. State attorneys are appealing that decision. ...More..

Trump taps seasoned law enforcement attorney to head FBI
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Trump taps seasoned law enforcement attorney to head FBI

Wray served in a leadership role in the George W. Bush Justice Department , rising to head the criminal division and overseeing investigations into corporate fraud. Given the White House's repeated attempts ...More..

Legislature still debating medical marijuana legislation
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Legislature still debating medical marijuana legislation

A Rift Between the House and the SenateFlorida still prohibits the smoking of medical marijuana. The Senate bill , however, has several amendments filed to it already and has since been referred to the App...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Trump assails Justice Department court strategy on travel ban

Trump's 140-character musings Monday may have undercut his own efforts to persuade the Supreme Court to reinstate his revised travel ban , which Trump called a "watered-down, politically correct" version of ...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Senate GOP says Comey clears Trump; Dems see possible obstruction

And Republicans, White House aides and maybe an agitated President with an itchy Twitter finger will do the same in an effort to minimise the damage. Comey describes the exchange in dramatic detail in writt...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Sessions offered in recent months to resign as attorney general

On Monday, Trump tweeted criticism of Justice Department strategy in a lawsuit against the president's proposed travel ban from selected Muslim countries. That would be a reasonable interpretation of White ...More..

New tax plans means Kansans will be paying more
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

New tax plans means Kansans will be paying more

One of the most dramatic and controversial tax experiments in America came crashing to an end last night in the Kansas State House. The tax increase was created to also cover extra aid to the state's 286 ...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Things to know about ex-FBI head's James Comey's testimony

They've also questioned why Comey did not raise his concerns about Trump publicly or resign. Thursday's public hearing begins at 10 a.m. ET. Meanwhile, the chiefs of two other U.S. Trump's behavior, in Come...More..