Texas' $217B budget passes, 'Bathroom bill' still in limbo in Legislature

The measure is key to keeping state agencies open, but Patrick has threatened to hold it hostage to force a special session if the Legislature does not act on a "bathroom bill" to regulate bathroom use for transgender Texans and property tax to requi... More..

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Santaquin residents pay respects to veterans in Memorial Day service
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Santaquin residents pay respects to veterans in Memorial Day service

But the day has recovered some of its essence because of the rising number of dead Americans who will be honored by their families this weekend for service during wars in Iraq and Afghanistan throughout these...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Dillon edges Busch, Truex for first NASCAR Cup win

WHOS NOT: Chase Elliott was hoping to finally land his first victory on the season at Charlotte Motor Speedway . It's been 16 years since the tragic accident at Daytona that claimed the life of NASCAR le...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

2 more chosen to serve on jury in Cosby case

The lawyers return to court on Wednesday in Pittsburgh to pick a 12th juror and six alternates. Others were sent home later because they had relatives who were crime victims, or an ill spouse or no one to wat...More..

Huddersfield Town to celebrate Premier League promotion with civic ceremony
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Huddersfield Town to celebrate Premier League promotion with civic ceremony

But Dean Hoyle, their chairman and owner, has had the foresight to generate a positive vibe by cutting ticket prices to send average attendances rocketing to 20,000, and that created the momentum that has carri...More..

Clarksville-Montgomery County Memorial Day Ceremony
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Clarksville-Montgomery County Memorial Day Ceremony

Observe the National Moment of Remembrance at 3 p.m. local time for one minute. Here's a look at Memorial Day, a day honoring American soldiers who died serving the country in wars. The ceremony also included...More..

Tallahassee's Veterans of Foreign Wars host Memorial Day ceremony
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tallahassee's Veterans of Foreign Wars host Memorial Day ceremony

The service included a VFW Ritual, National Anthem, the Godby High School Air Force Jr. Misuraca tells us it was the largest attendance he's seen at Oak Hill's service in quite some time. "I encourage each of...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

President Trump Throws His Weight Around at NATO Summit

The statement added: "The leaks of sensitive information pose a grave threat to our national security". "This is how wars get started", the source said. Meanwhile Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporter...More..

DeLorean driver gets pulled over for going 88 miles per hour
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

DeLorean driver gets pulled over for going 88 miles per hour

I'm a millennial. I haven't seen the movie. But if you own a DeLorean and you are tempted to do so, it's best not to do it in front of a police officer. But the driver didn't get out of the ticket. "My mom, s...More..

Portland Mayor Calls for Cancellation of Trump Free-speech Rally
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Portland Mayor Calls for Cancellation of Trump Free-speech Rally

Coco Douglas, 8, leaves a handmade sign and rocks she painted at a memorial in Portland, Ore ., on Saturday, May 27, 2017 , for two bystanders who were stabbed to death Friday while trying to stop a man who...More..

Union's Memorial Day Parade Marches On Despite Rain
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Union's Memorial Day Parade Marches On Despite Rain

Memorial Day weekend is considered a long holiday weekend for many but for some, Monday was not a day off. But this year there was a new addition in the Brooklyn village square. Walberg, a republican from Mic...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Memorial Day Is About More Than BBQ

Memorial Day what are your thoughts you think that we're not giving today that respect that it deserves that you think for many Americans. Traditionally on Memorial Day , the flag of the United States...More..

Heated argument erupts on Texas House floor
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Heated argument erupts on Texas House floor

After Rinaldi told some Democratic representatives that he had called ICE, the Republican representative claimed that one legislator "physically assaulted" him and that another threatened him verbally. I voic...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tiger Woods arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence

This is the first series that Nashville has trailed in the playoffs and the first time the Predators lost Game 1, having defeated Chicago, St. Louis and Anaheim in their respective series openers. Conor Sheary ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Back channels to foreign leaders: Shocking or business as usual?

After returning late Saturday from his first foreign trip as president, Trump geared up to combat concerns over his advisers' ties to Russian Federation, including explosive reports about Jared Kushner , hi...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

White House communications director Mike Dubke resigns

Dubke was originally brought in to be communications director when White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer was asked to focus on the briefing job and drop the time-consuming obligations of the job. Comey as Fed...More..

Navy SEAL Dies After Parachute Fails During Sky Diving Exhibition
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Navy SEAL Dies After Parachute Fails During Sky Diving Exhibition

A US Navy Seal has died after his parachute failed to open during a demonstration over New York's Hudson River. NJ.com reported an unidentified parachutist ended up in the Hudson River while his parachute...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Trump considers major staff shake-up to rein... 5:25 pm Sun

Also present at the meeting was Michael Flynn , the retired general who would become Mr. Trump's short-lived national security adviser, the three people said. The Washington Post said Kushner's secret comm...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Sec. John Kelly: Intelligence Leaks Are 'Darn Close To Treason'

In a statement given to the New York Times, Trump praised the "great job" Kushner is doing but he did not directly address allegations made against him. U.S. media said the White House is creating a new rapid...More..

Muslims thankful for support after rant, deadly attack in Portland
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Muslims thankful for support after rant, deadly attack in Portland

The attack happened on the first day of Ramadan, the holiest time of the year for Muslims, and it sent shockwaves through Portland. At one point, Christian blurts a racial epithet, according to the video from...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Mom shows gratitude, sadness for men defending daughter in deadly Portland attack

Portland mayor Ted Wheeler said that he hoped the victims' actions inspired "changes in the political dialogue in this country". Locals have held candlelight vigils to honour the three men, urging solidar...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Have we forgotten the meaning of Memorial Day?

More a respect. Veterans groups say a growing military civilian disconnect. "Culturally, we've kind of lost sight of what the day's supposed to mean". Memorial Day was originally about remembering those that di...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

McCain on Kushner backchannel reports: 'I don't like it'

Axios noted McCain's criticism on Kushner could lead to other GOP leaders also coming out to slam the senior adviser's ties with Russian Federation. The FBI is reportedly looking into Kushner and the Kislyak...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Portland attack: Donald Trump responds

According to witnesses of the attack, a white man riding an eastbound MAX train in Portland early Friday afternoon began yelling what "would best be characterized as hate speech toward a variety of ethnicities ...More..

Portland attack: Trump urged to speak up over killings
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Portland attack: Trump urged to speak up over killings

The police identified the suspect early Saturday morning as 35-year-old Jeremy Joseph Christian , of north Portland. Court records show Christian - who will face trial on Tuesday - served prison time for fir...More..

Special counsel's office coordinating with Comey team on scope of congressional testimony
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Special counsel's office coordinating with Comey team on scope of congressional testimony

The statement from attorney Jamie Gorelick was issued Thursday amid reports that the FBI was investigating meetings Kushner had in December with Russian officials. The Post story cited anonymous "people familia...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

President Trump marks Memorial Day at Arling... 4:23 pm Mon

Trump's remarks at the wreath-laying ceremony were his first comments in public since returning to the United States from his nine-day trip overseas. The playing of "Taps" echoed as Trump placed his hand over ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Golfer Woods arrested for DUI in Florida

Woods, 41, is considered among the most dominant golfers in the history of the sport, but his career declined precipitously in recent years as he has battled injuries and inconsistency. He has competed in only ...More..

FBI Investigating If Fatal Stabbing of Black College Student Was Racially Motivated
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

FBI Investigating If Fatal Stabbing of Black College Student Was Racially Motivated

Mitchell said the Federal Bureau of Investigation was asked to step in after local authorities learned the suspect was part of a racist Facebook group called "Alt-Reich: Nation", according to the Associate...More..

Former Carter adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Former Carter adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1981 for his work in helping to normalise relations between China and the US. Former US national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski (L) and Former US secr...More..