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Health care a sticking point as budget talks turn specific

This has taken two years of fighting about state's rights, privacy, and driver's licenses for undocumented workers to reach this deal, but the House and Senate ...


McDonald's expands delivery partnership with UberEats

Among the selections include Tito's, Don Julio, Stella Artois and Dom Perignon. Inc.com reported on Wednesday that McDonald's is "planning to completely r...


Melissa McCarthy Continues to Give SNL the Best & Weirdest Promos Possible

Most of the press corps' questions focused on the big news of the week: Comey and the FBI investigation into ties between Russian Federation and Trump campaign...


Six Of The National Monuments Being 'Reconsidered' Under Trump Are in California

Bush. The action was welcomed by Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, a vocal critic of the Bears Ears designation and of what he called "long-standing abuses of the Ant...


Women's Golf Tied for Third after NCAA Lubbock Regional's First Round

Outside of Arizona State the teams now in position to advance are OR (+6) in second place, Texas Tech (+8) and UCLA (+8) are tied for third, BYU (+9) is fifth...


Healthcare debate continues as Trump returns to the White House

If the bill passes the Senate, people will either be denied coverage or charged extortion prices if they, for example, become pregnant, develop cancer, or suffe...


USA agency sacks major scientific review board members

J.P. Freire, a spokesman for the agency, said the Trump administration is now looking for nominees who better match the goals of the president. "While I have ...


Charges Against Frat, 18 Members in Penn State Student's Death

They were new initiates to Beta Theta Pi fraternity at Penn State and had just run the gantlet - a series of stations where they guzzled beer, wine and vodk...


Oak tree where George Washington had picnic cut down

A 600-year-old oak tree where US President George Washington once picnicked has been chopped down. As others have before, Keiling said on Monday morning he be...


Trump suggests he'll take 'sanctuary cities' case to Supreme Court

Stung by his second major setback on immigration, President Donald Trump on Wednesday slammed as "ridiculous" a court order blocking his attempt to deny cities ...


French presidential candidate Macron targeted by hackers, cyber firm says

The director of Macron's digital campaign, Mounir Mahjoubi, welcomed the report after "constant attacks of all sorts, including phishing attacks, since December...


Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as secretary of agriculture

All four Republican senators from Nebraska and Iowa supported the nomination, which was approved 87 to 11. Rounds said the state's farmers have been telling...


Tennessee teacher planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

Federal charges were read against Tad Cummins during his first court appearance in Sacramento Monday, but he did not enter a plea. Cummins was charged with ki...


White nationalist Spencer speaks at Auburn

Dickson filed the suit on behalf of Cameron Padgett, identified as an Atlanta-area resident who rented an auditorium for Spencer's talk. "I'm not talking to y...


Oklahoma deputy dies after shooting; suspect arrested

The deputy was serving an eviction notice at a home along Mulhall Rd., near I-35. "So I ask that everybody come together and pray for everybody involved", Lo...


Four bodies found on Long Island in apparent homicide, police say

It's not clear how or when the bodies were dumped at the park. The boys were beaten to death, then mutilated with hatchets. They appeared to have been killed ...


'We Got Him': Cops Say DNA Links Suspect to Slain Jogger

Sources say Angelo Colon Ortiz, 31, was arrested Friday night in connection with the murder of Vanessa Marcotte. . More than eight months after Vanessa Marcot...


Easter Egg Hunt In Brownsville

The Easter egg hunt was broken up into different age groups. The Easter Bunny was also there to high five and pose for photos with youngsters as they wait...


CIA Director Slams WikiLeaks: 'Non-State Hostile Intelligence Service' With Russia Ties

The director of the CIA claimed Thursday that Wikileaks and its founder Julian Assange are acting as a hostile foreign intelligence agency that jeopardizes ...


Prank gone wrong: Boy, 11, hangs himself after fake social media posts

Marquette City Police are reporting that through investigation Tysen was in communication with another juvenile via social media prior to the incident. Since h...


Federal judge blocks Indiana abortion ultrasound mandate

It was known as one of the nation's most restrictive abortion laws. A federal judge says he plans to block Missouri's abortion clinic restrictions in the ...


U Drive. U Text. U Pay. campaign underway

The New Jersey campaign is modeled after similar successful high visibility enforcement programs such as Click It or Ticket and Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over. ...


Man charged with murder after shooting intruder in shower

Messages seeking additional comment from the Mason County Sheriff's Office were not immediately returned Monday. Officials from the Mason County Sheriff's ...


US wants China to take action to stop North Korea nuke tests

But he said a United States strike on North Korea would likely trigger a North Korean attempt to invade South Korea. China, Haley said, could prove it is se...


North Carolina gov signs bill to repeal bathroom law

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Tense negotiations over a deal to undo North Carolina's "bathroom bill" gave way Friday to uncertainty. This affirms what I see as the true...


Schiff: WH Raises 'Profound Questions' With Revelations About Intel Materials

Then, Tuesday, Nunes said that he had invited Comey again to come testify before the House intelligence committee. Intel committee Democrats have since accuse...


(UPDATE) Severe thunderstorm watch issued

An active weather pattern has emerged this week across the country, and meteorologists will be tracking a whole series of storm systems as they move across the ...


Dustin Johnson remains on course to create history in Texas

Beating a childhood idol made for a sweet victory for the 22-year-old Rahm, but it also felt like a hit to the Spanish flag. The American had led 3-up after s...


Lindsey Graham Ready to Go Nuclear for Gorsuch

Chuck Schumer said Judge Neil Gorsuch favoured the "powerful over the weak" and failed to answer "question after question" in his confirmation hearing. Nothing...


Cop found guilty of manslaughter

What Stafford didn't know when he riddled the vehicle with 14 bullets was that Few's autistic son, Jeremy Mardis, was inside. At least four of those bullets str...