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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...


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...


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...


'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...


Schiff: The White House Letter Raised More Questions Than Answers

Nunes went on to tell reporters that the president was surveilled in some capacity. "We have invited them up to view it in a classified setting", he said, ref...


DNC chair asks for staff resignations as overhaul begins

The report says DNC Chairman Tom Perez has launched an overhaul of the party's organization, following a hard year that included the abrupt resignation of for...


Woman strikes Capitol Police cruiser, taken into custody

Capitol Visitor Center. They ordered her to stop, but the driver made a U-turn and fled, hitting a police cruiser in the process, Malecki said. At one point C...


BRIEF: Kansas unemployment rate stays mostly the same

The report showed the first two months of this year are reversing a workforce trend seen through 2016, when Pennsylvania's unemployment rate increased by a almo...


Oklahoma officer critically hurt in traffic-stop shooting

After a Taser failed to stop the man, police told KOCO5 Terney and the suspect exchanged gunfire; both were hit. Police say the suspected shooter was also wound...


Multiple victims in United States nightclub shooting

Authorities believe multiple gunmen were involved in the Sunday morning shooting, which grew out of "some kind of dispute" inside the bar, Police Chief Eliot Is...


Internet Erupts After United Airlines Boots Girls for Wearing Leggings

In some tweets to angry passengers, United said the "passengers" were pass travelers, however in other tweets United said the "passenger" was denied boarding b...


Judge Sides With Trump Administration, Refuses To Block Travel Ban

U.S. Marshals are being sent in to guard the Hawaii judge that blocked the Trump administration's second travel ban. Trenga wrote that the president's pas...


Police say 1 killed in Vegas, part of Strip shut down

Police said in a statement Saturday that a preliminary investigation suggests that at least three people entered the store and one of them fired gunshots. "Both...


Trump administration orders 'increased scrutiny' for visas

The United States administration headed by President Donald Trump is making it tougher for millions of visitors to enter USA by demanding extra security measure...


Arrest made in South Land Park quadruple homicide

The suspect has been detained in San Francisco , according to the Sacramento Police Department. Salvador Vasquez-Oliva was booked into the Sacramento Co...


"Meals-on-Wheels" scrambles for donations amid Trump's proposed budget

Toscano said the nonprofit service, which served 66,000 meals in this area a year ago, not only provides nourishment and visits to low-income homebound resident...


Shop Owner: Suspect in shooting death of EBR deputy "lived double life"

The suspected shooter was wounded during the incident and taken to an area hospital for treatment, where he remained Sunday, said Trooper Bryan Lee, spokesman f...


ICE Releases List Of Sanctuary Jurisdictions Set To Lose Federal Funding

A detainer is a request from ICE for local authorities to hold an inmate for up to 48 hours beyond the normal release time-to allow handover to ICE. Travis Coun...


The Hunt Continues for Missing Teen Allegedly Kidnapped By Her Teacher

A warrant has been issued for Cummins' arrest on charges of aggravated kidnapping and sexual contact with a minor, according to the TBI . It is believed Cumm...


Billionaire David Rockefeller passes away at the age of 101

He also embodied an era when globe-trotting bank chiefs worked with the world's most powerful politicians. "From 1974 to 1976 its earnings fell 36 percent, wh...


Man Detained After Reportedly Jumping Bike Rack Near White House Fence

Trump was at the White House at the time and the man claimed to have an appointment to meet with the president. Then, Tran moved around to the south side of the...


Villanova Taking On Wisconsin Saturday Afternoon

Wisconsin called time with 20.3 seconds left and 14 on the shot clock. "When you look, statistically, at all these things, and say, 'The 1 seed did this or ...


Jeff Sessions: Marijuana is "slightly less awful" than heroin

In his memo to the Department of Justice's 94 U.S. Attorney's Offices, Sessions said prosecuting violent criminals is a high priority and prosecutors should...


Chicago getting 1st significant snowfall since December

The lake-effect warning is in effect until 4 p.m. Tuesday in Cook, DuPage and Lake counties. A Lake Effect Snow Warning means significant amounts of lake ef...


Preet Bharara Likens Getting Fired to Shutdown of Anti-Corruption Commission

The marching order was met with shock by Bharara's office since Trump had past year in November asked him to stay on under his administration. What is remarkabl...