WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans released their long-awaited bill Thursday to dismantle much of Barack Obama's health care law, proposing to cut Medicaid for low-income Americans and erase tax boosts that Obama imposed on high-earners and medi…
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has confirmed the nomination of President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Monday, June 19, 2017
LONDON (AP) — A white man plowed a van into a crowd of Muslim worshippers outside a north London mosque early Monday in an attack that police say they are investigating as a terrorist incident.
Saturday, June 17, 2017
WASHINGTON — The man who shot House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and others at a congressional baseball practice earlier this week had with him a piece of paper with doodles and the names of at least three lawmakers, according to a person familiar …
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby's trial on sexual assault charges ended without a verdict Saturday after jurors failed to reach a unanimous decision in a case that helped destroy the 79-year-old comedian's image as "America's Dad."
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — For three months, James T. Hodgkinson lived out of a white cargo van in a gentrified neighborhood just miles from where U.S. laws are made. Fellow YMCA patrons saw him there most mornings working on his laptop. One bartender…
Friday, June 16, 2017
Whole Foods, with its history linked to the marriage of a New Orleans grocery co-op and budding Austin, Texas, chain, is being gobbled up nearly three decades later by online retailer Amazon in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The gunman who wounded a top Republican congressman and several others during an early morning baseball practice had apparently been living out a white cargo van for months and was frequently seen working on a computer at a …
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — The special counsel appointed to investigate Russian influence in the 2016 presidential campaign is now examining whether President Donald Trump tried to obstruct justice, The Washington Post reported Wednesday evening.
The Illinois man who was killed Wednesday after shooting House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and three others at a Virginia baseball field had a lengthy history of run-ins with law enforcement, most recently for firing some 50 times near a residenti…
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
A witness near the shooting of Steve Scalise and others during a GOP baseball practice caught dramatic video of the scene, with numerous gunshots ringing out.
Police scanner audio details the gripping moments as police responded to a gunman's attack of Majority Whip Steve Scalise and others at a Wednesday morning baseball practice.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
A 66-year-old man has been identified as the suspected gunman after an early-morning shooting that left five people hurt, including Majority Whip Steve Scalise.
U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and three others have reportedly been injured in a shooting in Alexandria, Virginia this morning.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
LONDON (AP) — Firefighters were battling a massive fire and evacuating residents from the burning 27-floor building in London early Wednesday morning.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions heatedly denied on Tuesday having an undisclosed meeting with Russia's ambassador to the U.S. and declared it was a "detestable and appalling lie" to suggest he was aware of or took part in any coll…
Monday, June 12, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions' testimony to the Senate Intelligence committee Tuesday will be open to the public. Sessions is expected to face sharp questioning from his former Senate colleagues about his role in the investigati…
Saturday, June 10, 2017
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods told officers during his DUI arrest last month that he had taken Xanax, as well as other prescription medications.
Friday, June 09, 2017
President Donald Trump says fired FBI director James Comey's testimony Thursday proved there was "no collusion, no obstruction" and that "he's a leaker."
Thursday, June 08, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Director James Comey asserted Thursday that President Donald Trump fired him to interfere with his investigation of Russia's ties to the Trump campaign, bluntly accusing the White House of spreading "lies, plain and simple."
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fired FBI Director James Comey will testify under oath Thursday that President Donald Trump repeatedly pressed him for his "loyalty" and directly pushed him to "lift the cloud" of investigation shadowing his White House by declar…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Director James Comey will testify that President Donald Trump sought his "loyalty" and asked what could be done to "lift the cloud" of investigation shadowing his White House, according to prepared remarks released ahe…
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced his pick for FBI director — a former Justice Department official who served as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's personal lawyer during the George Washington Bridge lane-closing invest…
Monday, June 05, 2017
Sunday, June 04, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump, in a flurry of Sunday morning tweets on the London attacks, criticized the city's mayor and bemoaned what Trump described as political correctness when it comes to national security.
Saturday, June 03, 2017
LONDON (AP) — Terrorism struck at the heart of London, police said Sunday, after a vehicle veered off the road and mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge and witnesses told of men with large knives stabbing passersby at nearby Borough Market.
Thursday, June 01, 2017
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — A sixth-grader from Fresno, Calif., won the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee by by spelling "marocain," a French word for dress fabric made of ribbed crepe.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday he was withdrawing the U.S. from the Paris climate agreement, striking a major blow to worldwide efforts to combat climate change and distancing the country from many allies abroad. He said th…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Make fun of the weatherman if you want but modern forecasts have quietly, by degrees, become much better.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Less than 24 hours after a member of the Mississippi National Guard was killed, family of the deceased solider has released his identity.
WASHINGTON -- A midnight tweet from President Donald Trump has social media trying to find a meaning in the mysterious term "covfefe."
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — A top White House communications staffer has resigned as President Donald Trump considers a major staff overhaul.
Players arriving for a tournament this week at Muirfield Village might notice a framed picture of Tiger Woods with a resplendent smile and bright red shirt. He's posed there with the trophy, an image that embodies the excitement he once brought to golf.
Monday, May 29, 2017
Tiger Woods was arrested early Monday on a DUI charge in Jupiter, Florida, and spent nearly four hours in a county jail before he was released.
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump expressed his nation's "boundless and undying" gratitude Monday to Americans who have fallen in battle and to the families they left behind, hailing as heroes the hundreds of thousands buried at Arlingt…
Sunday, May 28, 2017
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore's mayor says she wants to explore removing the city's Confederate monuments, "following in the footsteps of New Orleans."
BROOKHAVEN, Miss. -- A man who got into an argument with his estranged wife and her family over his children was arrested Sunday in a house-to-house shooting rampage in rural Mississippi that left eight people dead, including his mother-in-law and…
Thursday, May 25, 2017
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed into law sweeping protections for Confederate and other long-standing monuments, a move that comes as some Southern cities remove Confederate monuments from public grounds.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Less than two weeks before Election Day, federal agents descended on a hotel lobby to meet a Louisiana private investigator they believed had illegally tried to obtain Donald Trump's tax returns.
BELTSVILLE, Md. (AP) — More than three decades after a man was found slain in the Washington suburbs, authorities have identified him as a discharged Marine.
Gautier — A four-vehicle crash that includes two 18-wheelers has resulted in four deaths, injuries and a diesel spill on Interstate 10, resulting in the closure of all westbound lanes Wednesday morning.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — British police and intelligence agencies arrested three more suspects Wednesday in connection with the Manchester suicide bombing and moved quickly to secure key sites across the country, including Buckingham Palace and …