South Korean military: Suspected DPRK drone spies on THAAD site

Could sport be the solution? Former US Democratic presidential candidate and senior diplomat Bill Richardson lauded US President Donald Trump's approach to North Korea . Cho spent much of his career at the Unification Ministry, which handles Nor... More..

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Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

For the sake of the American people, we hope that Jeff Sessions answers all of these questions openly and truthfully and doesn't try and hide under the guise of executive privilege. Lawmakers for weeks have d...More..

Report ranks IL 19th in child well-being nationally
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Report ranks IL 19th in child well-being nationally

But the number of child and teen deaths worsened, and the percentage of children living in poverty edged up to 28 percent. The state ranked 2nd for health in 2013 but this year came in 25th. They recommend ensu...More..

Trump says travel ban ruling comes at 'dangerous time'
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump says travel ban ruling comes at 'dangerous time'

But if the conservative majority on the Supreme Court is inclined to stay within the "four corners" of the executive order's text and not broadly consider the motivation behind it, the 9th Circuit shows it ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump travel ban dealt another blow as appeals court rules

The unanimous, unsigned decision by a three-judge panel of the USA 9th Circuit Court of Appeals provided a second legal basis for blocking Trump's travel moratorium and delivered yet another major legal defeat ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

The charges against Bill Cosby, and sentences they carry

That was not the case for Constand, however, who has accused Cosby of luring her to his house in 2004 when she was working at his alma mater, Temple University, giving her drugs and molesting her while she was ...More..

Things to know about Jeff Sessions on day of Senate hearing
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Things to know about Jeff Sessions on day of Senate hearing

The news comes after Comey's blistering testimony and closed-session hearing with the intelligence committee, in which Comey noted that Sessions had a third, undisclosed interaction with Russia's ambassador to...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Options on Afghanistan to be presented to Trump 'very soon': Mattis

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis has warned that Russian Federation and China are challenging America's military dominance with technological advances, "placing the worldwide order under assault". Qatar...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Democrats say Dodd-Frank repeal is 'wrong choice'

The bill includes measures that would allow cuts in regulatory requirements for banks and cut stress tests back from their current annual schedule and would scrap the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau . ...More..

Attorneys general hope to force Trump financial disclosures
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Attorneys general hope to force Trump financial disclosures

That appeared to be the question at President Trump's first meeting of his full Cabinet on Monday, as top aides took turns piling praise on the boss. They contend in a federal lawsuit filed on Monday that he'...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

The Law Says President Trump Can't Just 'Fire' Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller

The new talk about dismissing Mueller appeared to be coming from Trump allies - including some close to White House strategist Steve Bannon - who are increasingly frustrated with the prospect of a long and ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump travel ban dealt another blow, faces high court next

The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Virginia also ruled against the travel ban May 25. The court further said the order did not explain why the travel ban was needed in the first place. That helped show ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Schiff says firing Mueller would echo Watergate

Ruddy is a member of Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club who has met with the president several times since Trump took office. And given both men have accused each other of lying, Mr Trump's offer to testify before Mr Mu...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Former NBA player Dennis Rodman arrives in North Korea

During a visit in 2014 , the eccentric five-time National Basketball Association champion sang " Happy Birthday " to Kim Jong Un at a Pyongyang stadium and then walked forward and bowed to the hardline l...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Merkel says EU is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'

May, who had called a snap election confident her Conservative Party would increase its majority and strengthen her hand in the Brexit talks, on Friday said she would lead a minority government backed by a sm...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Bill Cosby's legal team attack sex assault accuser's credibility

Regardless, Feden said Constand could not have consented that night given her condition. Lawyers Fortunato N. Perri, Jr., Angela Agrusa and Brian McMonagle (L-R) arrive ahead of their client Bill Cosby on...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

It's Jeff Sessions' turn in the hot seat

Mr Sessions removed himself in March from involvement in any probe of alleged Russian election meddling after it emerged he had failed to disclose a meeting he had previous year with Moscow's ambassador. Comey ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump calls Comey "cowardly" as more questions on Russian Federation loom in Congress

Sessions wants a chance to respond - questions about whether the FBI was in possession of some facts about Sessions in Russian Federation that would make it clear Sessions would have to recuse from that investi...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump's Revised Travel Ban Blocked by Federal Appeals Court

Taking in consent a Hawaii judge's decision from March, the judges revealed that Trump's decision to block all refugees and foreign nationals from six muslim-majority countries from entering the USA has viola...More..

DC and Maryland AGs sue Trump for constitutional violations
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

DC and Maryland AGs sue Trump for constitutional violations

The attorneys general of Maryland and the District of Columbia on Monday filed a lawsuit claiming that government payments to President Donald Trump's businesses violate the U.S. A watchdog group Citizens f...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump may 'terminate' Russian Federation probe's Mueller says president's pal

She said the counsel was now pointless, as it's become clear Trump wasn't an initial target of the Russian Federation investigation , which may now be expanding into new areas. Look who he is hiring. Justi...More..

G7 Italy summit ends without USA pledge on Paris climate pact
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

G7 Italy summit ends without USA pledge on Paris climate pact

Despite the scientific evidence, Mr. Pruitt has been publicly skeptical that human activity is a leading cause of climate change. If we fail to globally curb carbon emissions, the world will continue to grow ...More..

Four Prisoners On The Run, Including Murder Suspect, After Escaping Oklahoma Jail
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Four Prisoners On The Run, Including Murder Suspect, After Escaping Oklahoma Jail

Three inmates escaped from the jail on March 16 after they managed to crawl through the jail's ventilation system. In March, Moody and Baker escaped from the same jail with another inmate, but both were even...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Grocery store employee kills 3 coworkers, himself, police say

Police say one witness inside the store managed to flee and call 911. Stair spotted the worker who escaped, Mitchell said . The store's posted hours are from 6 a.m.to 11 p.m. Stair posted a slew of material ...More..

Trump Reviewing Whether to Block Comey Testimony to Senate
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump Reviewing Whether to Block Comey Testimony to Senate

The hearings could add to problems facing the president over probes into alleged Russian meddling in last year's USA election and potential collusion by his campaign. In that hearing, he said: "I have been aut...More..

Virginia Gubernatorial Primary Shaping Up To Reflect National Mood
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Virginia Gubernatorial Primary Shaping Up To Reflect National Mood

Voters on Tuesday are set to have the final say in the Democratic race, which analysis say is too close to call and turned out to be more competitive than the Republican gubernatorial contest. Indeed, Mr Perri...More..

Ivanka Trump says her father is optimistic
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Ivanka Trump says her father is optimistic

There had been some question as to whether the hearing would be open to the public, but the Justice Department said Monday he requested it be so because he "believes it is important for the American people...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

U.S. court refuses to reinstate Donald Trump's travel ban

Monday is the deadline for the ban's challengers to respond to the administration's request that the order be allowed to go into effect. "Immigration, even for the president, is not a one-person show", the ju...More..

Cops: Ohio mother, daughters found slain in bedroom
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Cops: Ohio mother, daughters found slain in bedroom

The North Royalton Police Department identified two sisters as 18-year-old Kylie Pifer and 21-year-old Taylor Pifer . Police were alerted to the scene after Kylie's boyfriend, Dale Kostar, arrived at the...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Remembering the victims of the Pulse nightclub massacre

Starting in the early hours Monday, and continuing nearly 24 hours later, survivors, victims' families, city officials and central Florida residents will remember the victims with four services. It will ove...More..