Firing of FBI Director Comey: Delaware delegation reacts

Trump on Wednesday said Comey had lost the confidence of nearly everyone in Washington and would be replaced by someone who "does a far better job". Democrats compared Comey's ouster to President Richard Nixon's " Saturday Night Massacre " during... More..

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Gen. Michael Hayden: Trump White House Unable to Admit Basic Facts

According to multiple news reports , Yates warned the White House that Flynn's phone calls with Moscow envoy Sergey Kislyak, which USA intelligence secretly monitored, could leave him open to blackmail. Flyn...More..

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History of nuclear waste site in Washington state

The Department of Energy has also said that there was no indication of contamination from the collapse. The Hanford site posted on Twitter a video showing workers "beginning prep work... Previously, plu...More..

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Dead In College Shooting Near Dallas

Police announced an active shooter a little before noon and told everyone to avoid the area. James Mclellan from the Irving Police Department said to reporters that police officers found a body belonging to...More..

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How the White House says Trump made a decision to fire Comey

McCain did not say that the reason Comey was sacked was to hinder the FBI's investigation into possible ties between Russian Federation and Trump's campaign. The president taunted the senator on Twitter and su...More..

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Yates Says She Repeatedly Warned White House About Flynn

But why even hire Flynn in the first place? Overall Yates brought her A-game. President Trump can be forgiven for ignoring her warning. He retired when Trump took office. Federal prosecutors have issued gra...More..

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Senate blocks move to overturn Obama-era rule on drilling

The Obama administration had finalized the BLM rule in November 2016. But the move to strike a rule requiring companies to limit the practice of flaring, or leaking, methane from oil and gas operations on f...More..

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Trump wants an impartial Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Trump was also outraged when Comey, during a hearing on Capitol Hill, said he was "mildly nauseous" at the thought that the way he handled Hillary Clinton's email investigation tipped the election to favor Trum...More..

3-D model of Obama Presidential Center unveiled in Chicago
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3-D model of Obama Presidential Center unveiled in Chicago

Ahead of his announcement, the Obama Foundation shared a new Spotify playlist which focused on the Chicago music scene, curated by the likes of Mavis Staples, Chance the Rapper, Nick Offerman, and others....More..

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Real Madrid - Champions League Football - 10 May 2017

Atletico's fans gave the team full-throated support at the weekend, staying on after the final whistle against Eibar, and the players responded by returning for a lap of honour. We need to clone them. In a t...More..

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Urias' no-hit bid broken up by McCutchen's double in 7th

Barnes doubled off reliever Daniel Hudson (0-2) to plate pinch runner Ross Stripling as the Dodgers (19-14) posted their fourth straight victory. Williams, 25, had started his entire career before transitioni...More..

DeVos compares school choice to switching phone carriers
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DeVos compares school choice to switching phone carriers

DeVos is reiterating her push for school choice during an annual education technology conference, comparing the issue to being able to switch between phone service providers. The creation of schools are living ...More..

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Police officer who shot and killed Texas teen is fired

The above photo is Roy Oliver, the now-former Balch Springs police officer accused of shooting 15-year old Jordan Edwards on Saturday night. "I just tried to speak to them from the heart about what I was fe...More..

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Consumer Products Disney's Q2 earnings boosted by films & parks

The highlighted red oval area on the right is where shares will likely open for trading on Wednesday morning/ Traders and investors will be watching how the stock trades on Wednesday before making their decisio...More..

PSU frat member told 911: 'We have a friend who's unconscious'
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PSU frat member told 911: 'We have a friend who's unconscious'

The cause of death was traumatic brain injury that resulted from several falls, including a fall down a set of basement stairs, according to a 65-page statement issued by Centre County District Attorney Stacy...More..

DeVos, Omarosa Booed Mercilessly at Commencement Ceremony
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DeVos, Omarosa Booed Mercilessly at Commencement Ceremony

Numerous graduating students turned their backs physically to DeVos as well in protest, with things getting so raucous at one point that Jackson interrupted her to warn students that if they continued, "degre...More..

Graduates at Florida university turn backs in protest of DeVos speech
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Graduates at Florida university turn backs in protest of DeVos speech

Many students were already vocally against DeVos giving the speech anyway. As the lightning-rod secretary of education stepped behind the lectern, she was greeted with immediate boos from the students - a d...More..

'Bachelor' Chris Soules Arrested After Fatal Car Crash
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'Bachelor' Chris Soules Arrested After Fatal Car Crash

He was arrested later at his home in Arlington, which is about 10 miles (16 kilometers) north of Aurora and 75 miles (120 kilometers) north of Iowa City. On Tuesday, he was under arrest for a deadly accident. ...More..

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Kobe Bryant: Isaiah Thomas 'Had the Courage to Ask' for Help

Though they didn't know each other well until December 30, 2015 -- when Thomas had a long conversation with Bryant during his final game as a Laker in Boston -- they communicate on a regular basis. The point, t...More..

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Trump signs order to expand offshore oil, gas drilling

Trump had campaigned on a promise to do away with Obama-era environmental protections that he said were hobbling energy development and undermining USA national security without providing any tangible benefits,...More..

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Marion Maréchal-Le Pen 'to quit politics'

The Front has two wings: one in the deindustrialized north, where Marine Le Pen's anti-globalism resonates with blue-collar voters, and another in the south, coalesced around her niece, Marion Maréchal-Le Pen, ...More..

Betsy DeVos Booed During Commencement Speech, Grads Turn Backs
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Betsy DeVos Booed During Commencement Speech, Grads Turn Backs

Recent graduates of Bethune-Cookman University in Florida were none too pleased with this year's commencement speaker. DeVos has continued since then to cite historically black colleges as examples of alterna...More..

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People's Climate March calls for change across the country

Thousands of people who support action on climate change are expected to courageous the sweltering heat Saturday and march through the nation's capital as part of the People's Climate March . But he also not...More..

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Trump defends Comey firing, says both parties will thank him

Previews of congressional testimony to superiors are generally considered courteous. She said no additional resources of any kind were requested by Comey for the Russian Federation investigation during that...More..

Syrian Kurds welcome U.S. arms, Turkey objects
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Syrian Kurds welcome U.S. arms, Turkey objects

The Turkish government has asked the U.S. to reverse its decision to broaden support for Syria's Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (YPG), stating that it is unacceptable for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisat...More..

Alton Sterling shooting: not enough evidence to charge officers, USA attorney says
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Alton Sterling shooting: not enough evidence to charge officers, USA attorney says

The family held its own press conference at the same time Admunson made the announcement and attorney L. Chris Stewart asked Landry to "just give justice where it's due", according to the Baton Rouge Advocate ...More..

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Condoleezza Rice says US will weather political storm over Comey firing

Sen. Michael Bennet is leading Colorado's Democratic delegation to Washington calling for a special prosecutor into Russian connections to Donald Trump's campaign past year. "On Wednesday, Trump labelled the ...More..

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Pete King: Trump Should Pick 'Someone Like Ray Kelly' for Federal Bureau of Investigation

Democratic lawmakers have called for a special prosecutor to handle an independent investigation into Russian meddling into the USA and whether there are any ties between Trump's presidential campaign and M...More..

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Administration names 10 people for federal bench

This report was updated after the White House announced just after 7:30 p.m. Monday that President Donald Trump officially had made eight of the nominations and plans to make the other two. District Judge...More..

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Jazz swept by Warriors

The Jazz trimmed the lead to single digits a few times in the second half, but the end result was never in doubt. Some of the recent Sports Illustrated covers that feature the Golden State Warriors . The...More..