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Paul Ryan Reverses Course, Accepts House Chaplain Rescinding Resignation

Conroy wrote in a two-page letter to Ryan, the retiring Wisconsin Republican, that he has never "heard a complaint about my ministry" as House chaplain. His letter states that he wants to finish out his term unless Ryan fires him outright - "if you h...

1 person shot inside Nashville mall; suspect in custody

Less than two weeks after a shooting took place within a Waffle House in Nashville , TN, the city is once again on edge from a shooting at the Opry Mills Mall. "I really didn't have time to think that much, but get out of there", she said. The G...

Do Not Scrap Iran Deal, UN Chief Warns

Faced with an ongoing corruption scandal, a war with Israel's long time enemy, Iran, would certainly galvanize Netanyahu's tired Israeli public. A spokesman said: "We have never been naive about Iran and its nuclear intentions. If Netanyahu really we...

Kolkata rout Chennai by six wickets in IPL

A win for CSK will only strengthen their chances of qualifying while a win for KKR will make them have a slight gap in the top 4 race. The fan in question was seen cheering for KKR , although his face had CSK emblem on one side. MS Dhoni is...

Trump Creates New White House Faith-Based Initiative Office

The initiative will mean faith groups can make policy recommendations for "more effective solutions to poverty, ' the White House said, and also act as a watchdog for 'any failures of the executive branch to comply with religious liberty protections ...

Las Vegas Police Release Bodycam Footage From Shooter's Hotel Room

Police say Stephen Paddock killed 58 people and injured hundreds more on October 1 when he unleashed gunfire from his Mandalay Bay suite onto a crowd below before killing himself as authorities closed in. Officers were also seen noticing multi...

Guantanamo Bay Prison to Keep Taking 'Continuing, Significant' Threats to US

Now, having complied with the terms of that agreement, al-Darbi will serve out the balance of his 13-year sentence in Saudi Arabia. The widely expected transfer of Ahmed Haza al-Darbi, who pleaded guilty to helping plan a 2002 attack on a French oi...

Document: California Sues EPA to Keep State's Stricter Fuel-Efficiency Standards

The government estimated that switching from a vehicle that gets 20 mpg to one that gets 25 mpg decreases greenhouse gas emissions by about 1.7 tons per year. The 18 jurisdictions joining in Tuesday's lawsuit represent more than 40 percent of the USA...

Zachary Cruz, brother of Parkland shooter, arrested for alleged

The 18 year old was arrested in March for trespassing at Parkland's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School - where 17 people died February 14 in the mass shooting attack - after being told by school officials to stay away. Zachary Cruz is seen in a ...

Trump's lawyer in Russian Federation probe replaced

Trump plans to hire Emmet T. Flood, a lawyer who defended Clinton during the impeachment process, according to the Times report , although the White House cautioned that the decision for Cobb's replacement was not final. Cobb also reportedly ass...

Serious failure in English breast cancer screening may have shortened lives: minister

Screening is a procedure which allows doctors to catch breast cancer while it is still in its infancy and therefore easier to treat. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt apologized to parliament for the failure, blaming it on "a computer algorithm ...

What is the Cambridge Analytica scandal?

The results of that investigation, which were shared on the company's website this week, stated that the allegations against the firm were not "borne out by the facts". Cambridge Analytica, the political consultancy at the centre of the Facebook da...

Trump's former doctor says his office was raided, files seized

During the presidential debates, Trump said Clinton - who traveled to more than 100 countries as secretary of state - didn't have the "stamina" for the presidency, and repeated his attacks when she took a few days off the trail after developing p...

Harper earns at-large bid to NCAA Men's Singles Championship

PT, while the Jayhawks and Pioneers will compete at 10 a.m. PT. "We're expecting a tough match, but if we come out and play hard like we always do, I like our chances". "I can't wait to get to Oklahoma and start competing". One of the highest ran...

Paul George will leave Thunder in free agency

But Presti didn't follow through with roster consistency. "It's tough", George said in his exit interview . However, is that really Billy Donovan's fault? He referred to Westbrook, George and Steven Adams as setting a "foundation" for Oklaho...

Leo Varadkar thought Lord Kilclooney's 'typical Indian' tweet was 'parody account'

He said he had only met officials and politicians on recent visits to Northern Ireland , adding: "I just wanted to do something low key and talk to everyday people about their concerns about Brexit and their hopes for the future". I'm not here to ...

Russian fighter jet comes within feet of United States spy plane

The U.S. Navy EP-3 Aries aircraft was intercepted by a Russian SU-27 jet, Pentagon spokeswoman Capt. Pamela Kunze said in a statement. The Navy classifies aviation intercepts simply as either safe or unsafe. "And there's a safe way to do it, which ba...

Brad's forecast | Severe weather Tuesday afternoon

The first storm system riding that jet stream will bring a swath of severe weather on Monday from the Dakotas to western Texas. Thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon across the Texas Panhandle, some of these storms could make it into...

Cervical screening row: 17 women have died in Republic

The HSE Serious Incident Management Team held a special briefing on the controversy on Monday afternoon and according to its chairperson, Patrick Lynch, the cause of these women's deaths is not known at this time. Her decision to step down comes on t...

Donald Trump praises crew and passengers in Southwest flight drama

Riordan was the one passenger who died during the incident after being sucked out of a broken window, asserting that he would be praying for her husband and children. "Captain Shultz, I especially want to commend you for your lifesaving actions... th...

Prize-Winning Wildlife Photographer Accused Of Using Taxidermy — The Wrong Stuff

The museum noted that Cabral complied fully with the investigation and supplied RAW image files of images he says were taken before and after he captured the anteater. Roz Kidman Cox, chairwoman of judges for the Wildlife Photographer of the Year , ...

Telangana CM meets Karunanidhi, Stalin

Stalin here on Sunday. "We had a delightful meeting and a good meal", Rao said. "There is nothing like a front", he said emerging from the luncheon discussions here. We discussed plenty of issues including farmers' problems. When asked if the Centre ...

Former Cop, Now 72, Charged With Serial Killings Faces Judge

DNA CriCourt records show that during the hunt for the Golden State Killer , information from a genetic database led investigators to the wrong person - not 72-year-old Joseph DeAngelo. The site allows users to remain anonymous. DNA potentially ma...

Netanyahu says he has proof Iran 'lied' about secret nuclear program

The Israeli leader spoke in English and showed pictures and videos purporting to be of historic secret Iranian nuclear facilities, as well as Iranian documents and plans to develop atomic weapons. Israel has cited Iran's hostile rhetoric, support for...

BORDER SHOWDOWN: Migrant 'Caravan' Arrives at US CUSTOMS in San Diego

Border marker, via Border Patrol. On a national level that front door is the Ports of Entry. Roughly 200 of their counterparts in Mexico gathered in front of the metal fencing that divides the two countries, with more than a dozen people hoisting the...

Suspect in deputy killing held in maximum security prison

The seven-person team that captured Williams found him outside a camp near Lost Brook. The police have not been able to find or talk to Williams, Lancaster said Thursday. He went on to say that, had Gene been alive he would have been a part of the ...

Judge tosses out Manafort's last-ditch effort to derail Mueller's Russian Federation probe

In a court order tossing his lawsuit, U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson said well-established legal principle makes it clear that defendants can not file such lawsuits in an attempt to circumvent criminal procedures. Jackson hinted last w...

Lieu: House Intel's Russian Federation investigation a 'big waste of time'

The latest US House Intelligence Committee report on Russia should make people wonder about the real reasons for the continuing Russian collusion hysteria, Vladimir Putin's press secretary, Dmitry Peskov, told reporters. Shortly after the report wa...

Police flash flood rescue operations after heavy rain

A principal and instructor at the academy were arrested and questioned early Friday about why they didn't heed flooding warnings in the area before the hike. Local reports quoted one of the survivors as saying that a three meters high wave hit his ...

TSX, Montreal Exchange shut down Friday due to technical problems

Due to the timing and the nature of the issue, we made the hard but necessary decision to shut down trading for the rest of the day. For example, BlackBerry Ltd. Because of the timing of the failure Friday, TMX Group stated there wasn't time to ens...

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Farm Bill Failure and Trade War Create Uncertainty for Farmers

The House had the opportunity to attach strong, conservative amendments to this bill , yet failed to do so, resulting in a tanked farm bill . The House plans seven weeks, and the...

Syrian army controls capital after ousting Islamic State

The Iranian-backed militias, including the Lebanese group Hizballah, have been key - along with Russian air power - in aiding Syrian government forces to recapture huge areas aro...

Trump And South Korean President Plot Strategy On North Korean Nukes

Trump has and warned that failure to reach a denuclearisation agreement could lead to "decimation" of Kim's rule. President Trump listens to a question during a meeting in the ...

Trump Praises New CIA Director Gina Haspel At Her Swearing

Gina Haspel has been sworn in as the first female director of the Central Intelligence Agency at a ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump , despite controversy surroun...

LeBron James' 44 helps Cleveland Cavaliers even series with Boston Celtics

James was efficient, scoring 27 points on 8-of-12 shooting while adding 12 assists, five rebounds, two blocks, and two steals. "All four teams are really good". When you are not ...

'American Idol' finale: And the victor is …

Poppe began to cry and she was then met with a hug from host Ryan Seacrest . Below is all the information you need to watch American Idol online and live Monday to catch the...

Bernie Sanders announces he will seek re-election

Sanders says he still has many things to accomplish in the U.S. Senate and his planned announcement on Monday concerning his political future "will not come as a great surprise to ...

Toxic acid cloud over Hawaii after lava hits ocean

A spokesperson from the Hawaii County mayor's said that lava spatter "can weigh as much as a refrigerator and even small pieces of spatter can kill." The agency highlighted a la...

Maximum stakes on fixed-odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

But, Peter Jackson, Chief Executive Officer for Paddy Power Betfair, reportedly welcomed the reduction and explained that the Dublin-headquartered firm has always been anxious ...

Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Small Dogs, Police Investigating

The euthanasia expert, Amanda Dinwiddie, confirmed six of the canines were "a mix of dachshund and terrier, while the other was believed to be a border collie mix". "This is a bad ...

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New documents detail aftermath, gunman interactions in Vegas shooting

New documents detail aftermath, gunman interactions in Vegas shooting

Authorities have not provided a motive in what was the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history. The man told authorities that he got up and said to Paddock: "I'm sorry, yo...

Wenger: Arteta has qualities for Arsenal job

Wenger: Arteta has qualities for Arsenal job

Cristiano Ronaldo has always been confirmed as a sworn-in member of Arsene Wenger's "Nearly Men XI" , having flirted with the possibility of signing for Arsenal as a younger m...

2 dead in CT, thousands without power after storms strike

2 dead in CT, thousands without power after storms strike

The powerful storms that swept through New York's lower Hudson Valley spawned three tornadoes. He deployed members of the New York National Guard to assist with recovery operat...

Trump Financial Disclosures Show Cohen Hush Money Payment

Trump Financial Disclosures Show Cohen Hush Money Payment

Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani revealed earlier this month that Trump repaid Cohen for a $130,000 hush money payment to porn star Stormy Daniels . OGE has determined that the in...

College grad wears gun holster with AR-10 in her graduation photos

College grad wears gun holster with AR-10 in her graduation photos

Bennett's photos provoked strong reactions from many social media users. Her tweet reads in part, "Now that I've graduated from Kent State , I can finally arm myself on campu...

'Deadly and unconstitutional': Trump attacks California sanctuary cities

'Deadly and unconstitutional': Trump attacks California sanctuary cities

Constitution. "We have federal laws that are supposed to deal with this issue". The case is pending. Cox said Trump is "absolutely right, the first role of government is to pro...

Children in Fairfield home were strangled, waterboarded

Children in Fairfield home were strangled, waterboarded

The Solano County District Attorney's office leveled the additional allegations of abuse in a motion to increase the bail of Ina Rogers, the children's 31-year-old mother, who is...

Triad schools close for teacher rally

Triad schools close for teacher rally

Teacher pay was estimated to rise another 1.8 percent on average this year, the NEA said, but that still represented a 9.4 percent slide in real income due to inflation since 2009....

SoCal Building Explosion Investigated As Intentional

SoCal Building Explosion Investigated As Intentional

Delacourt said accidental causes of the explosion, like a gas main break, had been ruled out. Authorities are still trying to determine how the device arrived at the location, De...