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Central US may face severe weather outbreak late next week

For that reason, the greatest risk for severe weather will be across Arkansas and southern Missouri. Strong storms will continue into Friday night. There is...


Senate confirms 31st Secretary of Agriculture: Sonny Perdue

Sonny Perdue , with his wife Mary Perdue, takes the oath of office administered by Associate Justice Clarence Thomas in the U.S. Supreme Court Building, becomin...


Spicer says White House will host North Korea briefing for Senate

South Korea's Defense Ministry said it could not immediately confirm the report. Washington has become increasingly concerned at North Korean missile and nu...


Farm Bureau Welcomes New Ag Secretary

Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, congratulated his first cousin upon the Senate confirmation. Additionally, NFU urge...


Lawyer: Abducted girl's recovery just starting

Lopey told the AP, Elizabeth was "laughing, crying and acting stoic". Anthony Thomas, the teen's father, told " Good Morning America " on Friday that he think...


More charges filed in genital mutiliation probe

According to a criminal complaint filed in federal court, Fakhruddin Attar owns Burhani Medical Clinic and his wife works as an office manager. Dr. Global ...


Arkansas vows to keep pushing for executions despite setback

That pace would have been unprecedented in the modern history of the US death penalty. Don Davis would be the first to die. The state Supreme Court on Monday ...


Sens. Moran and McCain: A great day for veterans and Veterans Choice

Mark Lucas, executive director of Concerned Veterans for America, commended Trump for upholding a campaign promise to make veterans a priority, but said more ne...


Trump claims immunity as president from protesters' lawsuit

According to the lawsuit filed Friday, at at least one rally, Trump or his campaign promised to pay the legal fees of those who followed Trump's urgings to remo...


8 men confirmed by Senate didn't fill Supreme Court seats

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, who led the opposition to Mr Gorsuch, said he hopes the judge would heed concerns that the court is "increasingly drifti...


Flynn did not disclose income from Russian companies: White House

Congressional committees and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are looking into allegations by USA intelligence agencies that Russian Federation meddled in th...


Walden says he's skeptical of proposal for Obamacare reform bill

The proposed second Republican attempt at a new health care bill would include all of the above but also include exclusions for pre-existing medical conditions,...


Lawyer: Dragged passenger 'poster child' for airline abuses

Bell says they got out of their seats and stepped on it. Bell was stung by the scorpion, so he and his wife searched all over the internet about scorpions and w...


Susan Rice's NSA demasking denials don't add up — Former CIA Analyst

He declined to say if he had personally reviewed new intelligence to bolster his claim but pledged to explain himself "at the right time ". We don't know preci...


Twitter drops lawsuit against United States government

Twitter filed the suit to protect the identity of a user who runs the @ ALT_uscis feed - an account that purports to tweet the thoughts of a federal worker f...


Is Mitt Romney gearing up for a Senate run?

McConnell told reporters at a Capitol Hill news conference, "I've had some conversations with Mitt Romney ". McConnell made it clear that he would support ...


Syria Missile Strikes In 'Vital National Security Interest' Of US

Kalin urged the global community to "act in unison to end the humanitarian crisis in Syria". Trump ordered the strike - Washington's first direct military act...


Traffic deaths and reports of distracted driving both climbing

A police officer out enforcing a distracted driving campaign was hit by a distracted driver. "I think it is very important to be clear that we must not have p...


Advertisers flee Bill O'Reilly's show but impact unclear

Ailes, who has denied all of the allegations against him, was forced to resign from Fox News just one week after that interview . During Sexual Assault A...


Judge plans to block abortion-restricting abortion rules

On Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence was the tie-breaking vote in a repeal of a regulation implemented just two days before President Barack Obama left offi...


Gut-wrenching end for Gonzaga

Students and fans were electric when the team beat Gonzaga, 71 to 65. This time , North Carolina found an ending it could live with just fine. "I know we...


Bill backed by supervisors of elections clears its first Senate panel

North Dakota's House has approved a comprehensive measure that regulates the state's voter-approved medical marijuana initiative. Under Amendment 2, the state...


State Will Spend $47 Million More on Flint Under Proposed Lawsuit Settlement

Mays and three groups - Concerned Pastors for Social Action, the Natural Resources Defense Council and the American Civil Liberties Union of MI - filed the l...


More Democratic senators voice opposition to Trump's Supreme Court pick

McCaskill and other Democrats have pointed out that while Gorsuch's confirmation won't change the ideological balance of a court that will be likely to split 5-...


Mississippi St. shocks UConn at buzzer

Player of the game II: Victoria Vivians. I've been talking about it all year. "We didn't have the kind of maturity that you need to win at this level at this ...


Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

Some Democrats also questioned whether Nunes disclosed classified information to the press. Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law, has agreed to ...


Seattle sues Trump administration over sanctuary city orders

The announcement comes on the heels of a renewed threat from Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who said he'd withhold Department of Justice law enforcement gra...


Vague trade plan after Trump's tough talk

Trade Representative. Some critics say these entities infringe on national sovereignty. Sherrod Brown. "President Trump made big promises to working people in...


Senators seek visitor logs from White House, Mar-a-Lago

Whether the Trump administration wants to call Mar-a-Lago the Winter White House, the Southern White House, the Weekend White House or something else altogether...


'Angel of Death' serial killer dies after attack in Ohio prison

A prisons spokeswoman says 64-year-old Donald Harvey died Thursday, two days after state troopers say he was found beaten at the state's prison in Toledo. Detai...