From Barack Obama to Donald Trump

But news accounts have not accused Trump of naming Israel as a source of the information. Calls in Congress for the U.S.to do so too are opposed by groups like CAIR, which have long denied being fronts for the group. He used the words "terror" an... More..

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Trump's budget slashes Medicaid, foodstamp programmes

Yet Mulvaney, a former SC congressman, apparently has little sway over his old Republican colleagues in the Senate, as many of them came out swinging against Trump's budget proposal only hours later. "They're...More..

Aguilar Responds to Trump Budget Request
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Aguilar Responds to Trump Budget Request

Current Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, in an interview at the Peterson Fiscal Summit, downplayed the issue, saying the president's budget is "a preliminary document that will be refined as we go through the...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Iran says USA weapons sale to Saudi to jeopardize regional security

But State Department records show that then-Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice flew from Saudi Arabia to Israel in 2007. It was especially sensitive given tensions sparked by the Trump administration's at...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump's budget calls for deep cuts to social safety net

Rogers, a 36-year congressman, said the Republican president remained popular in his district, but added: "We have not yet had a chance to see how (voters) will react to his budget proposals". A recent fron...More..

Warrant Issued in Manhattan Man's Shooting Death
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Warrant Issued in Manhattan Man's Shooting Death

Cora Brown is about 5 feet 3 inches tall and weights about 120 pounds. They say she is his girlfriend, and they have not been able to reach her. "It's just going straight to voice mail", said Cora's brother, ...More..

Kansas forward Mykhailiuk returning for senior season
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Kansas forward Mykhailiuk returning for senior season

North Carolina's Tony Bradley will sign with an agent and remain in the NBA Draft. The wait is over, and Svi Mykhailiuk's decision is in. Prior to his junior year, he had started just six games while with t...More..

USA intelligence chief Coats sidesteps questions on Trump, Russians and Israel
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

USA intelligence chief Coats sidesteps questions on Trump, Russians and Israel

But, the Post noted, this was viewed by both current and former top intelligence officials "as an attempt by the president to tarnish the credibility of the agency leading the Russian Federation investigati...More..

Senate budget plan raises personal income tax
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Senate budget plan raises personal income tax

The Senate bill increases the individual income tax rate to 4.95-percent from the current 3.75-percent. The measure also imposes a 6.25% tax on tattooing and body piercing and new taxes of 6% on satellite and s...More..

Woman Robs Friendly's Waitress at Knifepoint in Quincy, Massachusetts
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Woman Robs Friendly's Waitress at Knifepoint in Quincy, Massachusetts

Quincy Police are searching for a suspect in connection with a robbery. Once they reached the bathroom door, the woman allegedly pulled out a black knife and used it to threaten the waitress, demanding that s...More..

Teenager drowns in Coalgate Lake in southeastern Oklahoma
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Teenager drowns in Coalgate Lake in southeastern Oklahoma

The boy, whose name has been withheld because of his age, swam to a concrete water intake shortly after 5 p.m. On his attempt to swim back to shore, he submerged and never resurfaced, an OHP report states. More..

Man fatally shot near Alki Beach in West Seattle
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Man fatally shot near Alki Beach in West Seattle

A disturbance broke out, and gunshots soon followed. Seattle police are working with other departments in the region to solve these crimes, which they say can be hard because many victims refuse to speak wi...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump says he has new reasons to hope for Middle East peace

The May 10 meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak came one day after Trump abruptly fired Comey, which the White House argued at first was because of a memo from Dep...More..

Former LAPD Officer Identified As Danville Bank Robbery Suspect
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Former LAPD Officer Identified As Danville Bank Robbery Suspect

McClary was arrested Tuesday after she allegedly robbed a bank in Danville while wearing a freaky, painted-on beard. She was terminated before the end of her probationary period with the Placentia Police Depa...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump pressed Comey to say he wasn't personally under investigation

Mark Warner, D-Va., the committee's vice chairman. "Director Comey was very unpopular with most people", he suggested. "The President has always emphasized the importance of making deals with Russian Federa...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump tells Duterte of two U.S. nuclear subs in Korean waters

According to the transcript, Trump said he hoped China would act to solve the North Korea problem. Regarding the existence of United States nuclear-armed submarines around the world, Schwartz observed t...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Cavs Beat Celtics 112-99

The Cavs overcame deficits as large as 16 points in the second quarter and 10 points at halftime to take a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven series. The Cavs can reach their third straight NBA Finals, and LeBron...More..

Cougars set to compete at NCAA West Preliminaries this weekend
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Cougars set to compete at NCAA West Preliminaries this weekend

She is the third Aggie in the past five years to qualify in the javelin for the NCAA Preliminaries. The Lady Tigers have matched their highest national ranking this season for their recent performance at the SE...More..

School yearbook includes student's service dog
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

School yearbook includes student's service dog

Graduating high school senior Diana Bloom got her yearbook ahead of the other underclassmen and shared Alpha's photo on Twitter. In every school yearbook, students usually recognize teachers, friends and ad...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump budget proposal cuts programs used by hundreds of thousands in Utah

The plan, Trump's first as president, combines $4.1 trillion for the upcoming 2018 fiscal year with a promise to bring the budget back into balance in 10 years, relying on aggressive spending cuts, and a surge ...More..

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Booed During Commencement at HBCU
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Booed During Commencement at HBCU

Yet the controversy has done little to derail the lightning-rod secretary of education's speech, which is scheduled for noon ET Wednesday. Your job is to do research. Department of Education: "I am happy to s...More..

Battenfield Leads Oklahoma State Past Top-Seeded Texas Tech
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Battenfield Leads Oklahoma State Past Top-Seeded Texas Tech

With its regular season title and tiebreaker win, Texas Tech is the top seed and will highlight division one of the championship bracket, playing eighth-seeded Oklahoma State in the matinee matchup on Wednesda...More..

Multiple reports of storm damage in Triad; Tornado Warnings have expired
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Multiple reports of storm damage in Triad; Tornado Warnings have expired

Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. The incident happened after school had let out for the day. Scanner traffic indicated possible damage to homes and trees in the area. Around 6 p.m. Leonard said one ...More..

Joe Lieberman no longer under consideration for Federal Bureau of Investigation director
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Joe Lieberman no longer under consideration for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

President Trump is reportedly no longer considering former Sen. Former Connecticut senator Joe Lieberman is no longer a candidate to run the Federal Bureau of Investigation after President Trump fired Jam...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Vatican hopes for 'serene collaboration' with US

It was a subtle reminder that the two leaders had gotten off to a very rocky start over their different views on migration. Trump's administration, meanwhile, is reviewing policies related to climate change and...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

Trump's $4.1 trillion spending plan proposes to eliminate the deficit in a decade while protecting Social Security and Medicare . "We will take a close look at his budget, but Congress is mandated by the Const...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Read the full text of Trump's budget proposal to Congress

John Thune of North Dakota, the No. 3 Senate Republican. The proposal reflects a conservative vision of smaller government, a drastic rollback of programs for the poor and disabled and robust hikes for the...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump's Saudi embrace, Iran disdain upend Obama's vision

The Temple Mount and the Western Wall "will forever remain under Israeli sovereignty", Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in an address to the Knesset session. Husam Zumlot, a former adviser to Ab...More..

Lawyer accused of deportation threat to silence rape victim
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Lawyer accused of deportation threat to silence rape victim

Christos Vasiliades and Edgar Rodriguez are accused of offering witnesses money to not testify. The investigation into Vasiliades began back in April, when he is accused of contacting the victim his client...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Cool temperatures tonight quickly warm up this week — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

A chance of rain is possible through Thursday morning. Temperatures this afternoon will remain in the lower to mid 70s. Monday Night .Mostly cloudy. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Northeast wind around 7 m...More..