WikiLeaks' Chelsea Manning set to be released

And what was behind the decision of Obama to allow her an early release despite being sentenced to 35 years in prison? Manning said she disclosed classified information "out of a love for my country" to expose truths about the civil war in Iraq. More..

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Torchlight protest in United States draws comparisons to
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Torchlight protest in United States draws comparisons to "days of the KKK"

The demonstrators said Spencer's group has no business being in Charlottesville and that all lives matter. In Charlotesville, Virginia, alt-right protesters carried torches in scenes critics say were rem...More..

'Significant Snow Storm' on Track for Western Montana
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

'Significant Snow Storm' on Track for Western Montana

Affected locations include MacDonald Pass, Flesher Pass, Rogers Pass and Bozeman Pass, with 2 to 4 inches of slushy snow on passes and a foot or more possible above 7,000 feet. That could cause trouble for tree...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Putin: Russia willing to turn over transcript of Trump meeting with Russians

Putin said in a press conference that, with White House approval, he would hand over the records of Trump's talk with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Elijah Cummings, top D...More..

Russian Federation is a made up story
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Russian Federation is a made up story

McCabe refused to respond to panel questions over Trump's claim, made as he announced Comey's firing, that the former FBI chief told him on three occasions he was not under investigation. President Trump impli...More..

Fallen police officers to be commemorated at National Memorial Arboretum
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Fallen police officers to be commemorated at National Memorial Arboretum

A nationwide campaign to fund a United Kingdom police memorial has been launched. "Many members of the public have supported policing during the times when officers and staff lose their lives on duty, whether...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sad Mother's Day for family of slain OH nurse's aide

Authorities say Steven Eric Disario, who headed the Kirkersville Police Department, and two nursing home employees have been killed by a gunman who was later found dead inside the care facility. His history i...More..

Democrats see opposition to GOP health bill as winning issue
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Democrats see opposition to GOP health bill as winning issue

And the math is still extremely daunting: House Freedom Caucus radicals simply want a bill that doesn't appear to have 50 votes in the Senate. Missouri Sen. Ryan characterized the bill as a "a rescue operatio...More..

Erdogan's bodyguards beat up protesters in Washington, DC
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Erdogan's bodyguards beat up protesters in Washington, DC

Ms. Isik said she arrived after the violence had already broke out, needing to console the young daughter of one of the activists who was caught in the scuffle. Erdogan visited the U.S. between May 15 and 16 to...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Inside the U.S. effort to keep laptop bomb intel secret

It's unclear whether the USA informed the Israelis it might share the information with the Russians, who have different allies in the region - notably Iran. Wisconsin, both agree the White House needs to reve...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump Tweet Sparks Legal Questions Over Comey Firing

NY [U.S.], May 14: United States President Donald Trump has denied allegations of any type of collusion between his campaign officials and Russian operatives. Trump is scheduled to leave for the kingdom on Fr...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Putin offers to give Congress notes of Trump's meeting

And the GOP has a lot at stake in Trump's presidency succeeding: the future of its conservative policy agenda, the careers of the various politicians who have already fallen on their swords for the president ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Preakness Stakes: Classic Empire ready for Round 2 against Always Dreaming

Nick Bush is the lesser known man aboard Always Dreaming . Pletcher said the colt is so perceptive that his extra energy Monday - under a bright sunrise and cool conditions - was likely the result of several...More..

White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers

Since 1962, the week of May 15 ( Peace Officers Memorial Day ) has been set aside to honor our peace officers. On average, one law enforcement officer is killed in the line of duty in the US every 63 hours,...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

White House: Disclosures 'wholly appropriate'

In meetings with foreign leaders, according to the Times , Trump national security adviser H.R. McMaster attempts to "insert caveats or gentle corrections" to Trump when the president rambles or says something...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

'Sean Spicer' returns to 'SNL' with Melissa McCarthy back at the podium

To find out, McCarthy's dismayed Spicer took his moving lectern to the streets of NY to speak with Trump. "All right, let me put this whole Russian Federation thing to bed once and for all", she said. "Trump ...More..

Congressman demands White House turn over any Trump tapes
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Congressman demands White House turn over any Trump tapes

Trump told NBC on Thursday that he was looking for an excuse to fire Comey, who was leading an investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation. Trump also hit back on Friday at media rep...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

More US Republicans back independent probe of Trump-Russia ties

The White House denies the account. On Monday, a second interruption emerged: the revelation that Trump revealed highly classified information to Russian officials, who visited him in the Oval Office last wee...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Chelsea Manning to participate in documentary about her

The former intelligence analyst in Iraq acknowledged leaking the materials, saying she wanted to expose what she considered to be the US military's disregard of the effects of war on civilians. In Chicago, the ...More..

ASAP Rocky's LA House Burglarized
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

ASAP Rocky's LA House Burglarized

When a woman - who is a relative of the rapper - answered the door, the suspects 'pulled a gun on her and forced their way into the house'. A$AP Rocky appears to be the victim to a home invasion. At around 10...More..

Israel Provided Intelligence Trump Shared With Russian Officials
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Israel Provided Intelligence Trump Shared With Russian Officials

National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster told reporters on Tuesday that Trump's discussion with Russian officials was "wholly appropriate to that conversation" and did not endanger national security. Trump also ...More..

Penn State Student's Hazing Death Was No Accident, Grand Jury Says
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Penn State Student's Hazing Death Was No Accident, Grand Jury Says

He underwent several surgeries, including a temporal lobotomy to reduce brain swelling but Piazza died in the early hours of February 4th. They were new initiates at Penn State and had just run through a seri...More..

US Supreme Court denies stay of execution
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

US Supreme Court denies stay of execution

Death penalty opponents protest the planned execution of J.W. Ledford for the 1992 murder of his elderly neighbor at the State Capitol on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Atlanta. They said its use would violate cons...More..

Republican House leaders offer plan to boost school funds
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Republican House leaders offer plan to boost school funds

Towns face greater state aid reductions under Malloy's second budget plan, released Monday, while some cities see increases. The Democratic proposal rejects Malloy's idea to require cities and towns to pick u...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump to address US Coast Guard graduates amid controversy

Trump is giving the commencement address at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. WNPR reporters Harriet Jones and Ryan Caron King are reporting and tweeting from the Coast Guard Academy. Barack Obama and George ...More..

2 dead after aircraft crashes near northern New Jersey airport
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

2 dead after aircraft crashes near northern New Jersey airport

The Federal Aviation Administration said the crash happened about 1/4-mile from the airport in Carlstadt around 3:35 p.m. The flight departed from Philadelphia International Airport, and the FAA was on the ...More..

Union Station's advertisement screen played porn videos
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Union Station's advertisement screen played porn videos

According to The Washington Post, which was first to report the story , people walking past the screen noticed the obscene video about 5:30 p.m. People stared and snickered for a few minutes. "I mean, it was re...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump asked Comey to end investigation of Michael Flynn

Adam Kinzinger of IL. It would also be improper to fire Comey for not complying, or for any conduct short of clear investigative or prosecutorial misconduct, related to the investigation. "We need to have all t...More..

North Carolina's Sen. Thom Tillis 'doing well' after collapsing during DC race
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

North Carolina's Sen. Thom Tillis 'doing well' after collapsing during DC race

A North Carolina senator collapsed while running a race in Washington Wednesday morning, but said he was "doing well" after being hospitalized. "I'm doing well. Members of his staff were at the race with hi...More..

Trump Plans To Quickly Nominate New FBI Director
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump Plans To Quickly Nominate New FBI Director

Comey erred in July during the 2016 presidential campaign when he announced the outcome of an investigation into Hillary Clinton and her use of a private email server while serving as secretary of State under f...More..