French minister says Manchester attack suspect probably traveled to Syria

Concert goers react after fleeing the Manchester Arena in northern England where US singer Ariana Grande had been performing in Manchester , Britain, May 22, 2017. The terror threat level was increased after investigations revealed he may not ha... More..

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Flynn declines US Senate subpoena in Russian Federation probe
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Flynn declines US Senate subpoena in Russian Federation probe

Elija Cummings, the ranking member on the House oversight committee . The panel will get two cracks at Brennan - the first in public at 10 a.m. ET and the second behind closed doors - nearly two months after...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Scattered showers and storms Tuesday, severe weather not expected

Rain will develop into downpours and possibly strong to severe storms on Wednesday afternoon, as the low pressure system in the upper level of the atmosphere travels closer to northern Florida. The main threat ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Willdo everything to achieve Israel-Palestinian peace deal

Trump has repeatedly underscored USA support for Israel during his first worldwide trip as president. Trump has a bad habit of tacitly confirming bad news, seemingly by accident, at times. "And if you both are ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Donald Trump's Budget Breaks These 7 Campaign Promises

It threatens our hard-earned progress, pushes costs back to the state, and transfers additional burden to those who can least afford it. The budget plan will boost economic growth by fostering capital inves...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Everything we know about the Manchester attack suspect so far

The wounded were taken to eight different hospitals in the Manchester area. Police said a 23-year-old man has also been arrested in connection with the attack , but released few details, saying only that he ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump's $4.1 trillion budget 'basically dead on arrival'

President Donald Trump sent his 2018 budget request to Congress on Tuesday. And Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-Louisiana, criticized the proposal's cuts to programs that fund restoration projects for his state's ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Texas House takes up reworked Voter ID law as courts watch on

NPR's Wade Goodwyn has more . The regular legislative session ends May 29. Democrats have watched in despair and dismay as bills aimed at abortion rights, immigration and now transgender students rolled over...More..

TRACKING: Showers, flash flood watches continue through Tuesday
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

TRACKING: Showers, flash flood watches continue through Tuesday

Monday and will last through 2 p.m. Wednesday . The heavies storms early Monday were rolling through parts of southeast Texas and Louisiana. More showers and storms could produce locally heavy rain and a few...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Special Counsel Mueller Briefed On Comey Memos

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats on Tuesday refused to confirm or deny allegations that President Donald Trump had asked him to "push back" against the FBI's investigation into possible col...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

White House asks for more time on health care subsidies

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said the decision to continue the funding showed the administration knew that continuing the payments was the right thing to do. With a hybrid system, we could cover every...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Ex-CIA chief was concerned about Trump, Russia

Brennan said Moscow officials had contact with associates in Trump's campaign - but again, the nature of those interactions are what's under investigation. Brennan said protocol requires that any sharing of c...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

WH Invokes Leaks After Brennan Confirms Trump Camp-Russia Contacts

Trump has refused to fully accept the unanimous conclusion of US intelligence agencies that Russian Federation stole thousands of sensitive emails, orchestrated online dumps of damaging information, and employ...More..

Trump Budget Would Cut Medicaid, Rely on Rosy Growth Projection
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump Budget Would Cut Medicaid, Rely on Rosy Growth Projection

Trump's budget does not explicitly call for removing the Interstate tolling ban, but rather would allow states "to assess their transportation needs and weight the relative merits of tolling assets". "If you ar...More..

Trump tried to get Intelligence chiefs to push back on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump tried to get Intelligence chiefs to push back on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

Both Coats and Adm. Rogers reportedly refused to comply with Trump's request, deeming the request "inappropriate". Mr. Trump fired Comey earlier this month. The nation's intelligence director says h...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Coats declines to answer Russian Federation questions

In addition to the requests to Mr Coats and Adm Rogers, senior White House officials sounded out top intelligence officials about the possibility of intervening directly with Mr Comey to encourage the Federal...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump administration unveils first budget with 3.6-trillion-dollar spending cut

Without more than $2 trillion in such "economic feedback" over the coming decade, the nation's budget would never reach balance and would run a deficit of nearly $500 billion. Their budgets pass each year thr...More..

Pitino encouraged about hoops program as NCAA decision looms
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Pitino encouraged about hoops program as NCAA decision looms

Head coach Rick Pitino said Adel worked out for seven NBA teams during the NBA Draft process, but response from NBA scouts and his desire to win a national championship lured Adel back to UofL. Adel averaged 12...More..

Mississippi sued over unequal education for black students
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Mississippi sued over unequal education for black students

MS is denying good schools to African American students and violating the federal law that enabled the state to rejoin the union after the Civil War, the Southern Poverty Law Center alleged Tuesday in a lawsui...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

No decision yet on $7B health subsidies

But President Donald Trump at times has suggested he'd stop, publicly musing that could force congressional Democrats to negotiate. "People are not paying as much attention in the short term to some of th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump budget calls for steep cuts to low-income support programs

The budget book devotes two pages to an outline of how the Obama administration caused massive inflation of the national debt and created economic stagnation. Many consider this budget to be dead on arrival, b...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

UK to deploy troops after attack, risk now 'critical': Theresa May

Official records show that Salman Abedi was registered as living at the Manchester house raided by armed police investigating Monday night's deadly concert blast. Ariana Grande is " broken " after news...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

United States chief mum on possible Donald Trump pressure on Russia probe

Multiple officials told The Washington Post that Coats and Rogers thought Trump's request was inappropriate. Last week , White House aides originally tried to dismiss the conversation in which Donald Tr...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Mueller cleared by U.S. ethics experts to head Russia probe

He was asked about a Washington Post that said Trump asked Coats and Michael Rogers, the director of the National Security Agency, to push back against an FBI investigation that's been examining potential c...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Rivlin greets Trump in Israel: We have great expectations from this visit

Regardless, the story here is less about a conventional speech and more about the fact that Trump retreated from his previous postures. However, news accounts have not accused Mr Trump of naming Israel as...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Donald Trump Arrives For Talks With Palestinian Leader Mahmud Abbas In Bethlehem

They said he used "a sharp object" to stab the officer in the neck in what was being investigated as a "nationalistic attack". Our Palestinian people's attainment of freedom and independence is the key to peace...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Iran accuses US of "Iranophobia"

The collaboration and coordination between the two countries will continue, Rouhani said , adding the Iran-Azerbaijan relations are strategic. American officials should know that whenever we need to technicall...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump asked two intel chiefs to deny Russia collusion

Last week, the White House was hit by two bombshell reports related to Russia, one alleging that Trump had asked Comey in February to "let go" of the probe into former national security adviser Michael F...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

DOJ: No ethics conflict for special counsel in Russian Federation probe

The report comes almost a week after it was reported that former FBI Director James Comey kept a memo about how Trump asked him to end a probe into Michael Flynn and Russian Federation. investigation at...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Saudi King urges stronger partnership with U.S. to fight terrorism

Drive them out of your communities. Trump signed the big arms deal in Riyadh on Saturday and Sunday called for unity between the USA and Middle Eastern nations in the fight to "stamp out extremism". In his ...More..