• Comatose student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio, USA
Comatose student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio, USA

He was sentenced to 15 years hard labor, and he had not been seen or heard from since he appeared in a dramatic confession apologizing for "the biggest mistake" of his life. Tillerson said the State Department is continuing "to have discussions" with North Korea about the release of other three American citizens imprisoned there.

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  • House leader joins Handel on final campaign day
House leader joins Handel on final campaign day

The latest poll numbers for the race between Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel is too close to call (though Ossoff appears to be leading slightly in most predictions). "This is a harbinger of national politics", Perdue said Saturday at a Handel rally. Here's what you need to know. It was the most Trump's name was mentioned during the h...

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  • Texas woman charged in stabbing death of 4-year-old daughter
Texas woman charged in stabbing death of 4-year-old daughter

When deputies arrived, they found Fredricka Allen dead at the apartment around 9 p.m. Authorities believe the girl was stabbed to death earlier in the day, reports CBS affiliate KHOU . "We don't really know what the catalyst of that argument was", Thomas Gilliland , spokesman for the Harris County Sheriff's Office, told KHOU. Now, Lewis is in...

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  • Rain Chances Stay in the Forecast this Week; Increasing Mid-Week
Rain Chances Stay in the Forecast this Week; Increasing Mid-Week

Another round of showers and storms could drop in overnight and as we head into Monday morning. Monday night is expected to be mostly clear with a low around 59. Partly cloudy skies will follow into Wednesday night , with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Friday night , there is a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorm...

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  • Cardinal Nichols offers prayers for Finsbury Park attack victims
Cardinal Nichols offers prayers for Finsbury Park attack victims

The man died but it was not clear if his death was due to the van attack . Mohammed Shafiq of the Ramadhan Foundation, a Muslim organization, said that based on eyewitness reports , it seems to be a "deliberate attack against innocent Muslims".

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  • Scalise upgraded to serious condition after more surgery
Scalise upgraded to serious condition after more surgery

After Saturday's surgery, which was not described in detail, Scalise "continues to show improvement", the hospital statement said. Scalise probably has hundreds of bullet fragments in his body, and doctors don't plan to remove them because usually there is more risk than benefit in doing so, Sava said.

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  • JK Rowling Calls To End 'Victim Blaming' Following Finsbury Park Attack
JK Rowling Calls To End 'Victim Blaming' Following Finsbury Park Attack

He was later arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. The suspect had been shouting earlier "I've done my bit", aid Toufik Kacimi, the chief executive of the nearby Muslim Welfare House community center, who praised the imam's courage. The mosque's chairman, Mohammed Kozbar, described the incident as "a cowardly attack which is no different tha...

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  • Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban
Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban

While the decision was unanimous, Justice Neil Gorsuch did not partake in the consideration or decision of this case , as he was not on the Court at the time it was argued . "Here, in one of the first cases the Court has taken to address the relationship between the First Amendment and the modern Internet, the Court must exercise extreme caut...

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  • Iran leaders accuse US, Saudi Arabia of supporting Tehran attacks
Iran leaders accuse US, Saudi Arabia of supporting Tehran attacks

The intelligence ministry , meanwhile, said Friday that 41 people suspected of being "agents of Daesh (IS)" had been arrested in the aftermath of Wednesday's attacks . Scanners, body checks and heavily armed soldiers or police have been rare sights in Tehran , which has seemingly been immune in recent years to the terror attacks plaguing much ...

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  • Puerto Ricans voters back statehood in questioned referendum
Puerto Ricans voters back statehood in questioned referendum

The governor, a 38-year-old member of the ruling Partido Nuevo Progresista (PNP), insisted the referendum sent a clear and strong message to Washington. Residents can not vote despite being considered citizens and they have a representative in Congress who is more or less just an observer with no real legislative powers.

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  • Scalise condition upgraded to serious
Scalise condition upgraded to serious

That means Scalise had likely lost quite a bit of blood, said Dr. John Hunt, the medical director of the Level 1 trauma center at University Medical Center who was interviewed Thursday afternoon. Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., left, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., and Senate Majority Leader Mi...

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  • Russian diplomat condemns US for downing Syrian fighter jet
Russian diplomat condemns US for downing Syrian fighter jet

Two hours later, the U.S. Military said it shot down the Syrian warplane, acting "in collective self-defense of Coalition partnered forces ". Areas of northern Syria west of the Euphrates were controlled by IS before Syrian government forces captured a lot of them in recent months.

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  • Severe storms possible this afternoon; watch issued for Dan River Region
Severe storms possible this afternoon; watch issued for Dan River Region

Throughout the morning Monday, we have a mix of sun and clouds overhead with the occasional shower rolling through. Showers and isolated thunderstorms are forecast for the Boston area, but NWS meteorologist Bill Simpson said the more severe weather is expected from Worcester through the western part of the state.

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  • New York Yankees Rookie Sensation Aaron Judge Smashes Record Home Run
New York Yankees Rookie Sensation Aaron Judge Smashes Record Home Run

Andrew Benintendi hit two home runs, Chris Sale pitched six innings to earn his sixth straight win and Boston beat Baltimore 7-3 Sunday for a split of the four-game series. "It's incredible", Yankees manager Joe Girardi said . Tanaka will now start the first game of the Angels series Monday in Anaheim . Baltimore did collect two more hits in th...

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  • ALERT: Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition Has Been Upgraded to
ALERT: Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition Has Been Upgraded to "Serious"

Scalise is still under sedation but Sava says he has responded to family members. Sava didn't address what organs were damaged. Scalise, 51, and four others were wounded when an IL man opened fire Wednesday morning on the team practice in Alexandria.

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  • Steve Scalise still 'critical ... but has improved,' hospital says
Steve Scalise still 'critical ... but has improved,' hospital says

Vice President Mike Pence and wife Karen visited Scalise on Thursday morning, with the VP's Twitter account posting a picture of the second couple talking to doctors and Capitol Police officials - with very serious expressions on their faces, seeming to underscore the seriousness of the Louisiana congressman's condition.

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  • London Underground sign goes viral after mosque attack
London Underground sign goes viral after mosque attack

Speaking at the scene she said: "This was quite clearly an attack on Muslims who looked like they were probably Muslims and they were coming from a prayer meeting". One person was killed and 10 injured in what police immediately identified as a terrorist attack. "Together, as a united community, we can defeat those who seek to divide us".

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  • Trump not included in Russia probe: lawyer
Trump not included in Russia probe: lawyer

One of Donald Trump's lawyers insisted Sunday that the president was not under criminal investigation as part of the sweeping probe into Russia's alleged meddling in American elections, despite the United States leader's tweets angrily calling the whole saga a "distraction".

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  • Uh Oh! Trump Is Reportedly Under Investigation For Obstruction Of Justice
Uh Oh! Trump Is Reportedly Under Investigation For Obstruction Of Justice

Witch Hunt", the president wrote in his tweet. He said: "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" Accusations of obstruction arose last month when Trump fired FBI Director James Comey .

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  • Special prosecutor 'investigating business dealings of Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner'
Special prosecutor 'investigating business dealings of Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner'

Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating alleged ties between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian Federation, has hired 13 lawyers to handle the probe, and has plans to add more, according to Peter Carr, his spokesman. He will do the same if he is contacted in connection with any other inquiry", he added. Kushner has agreed to ...

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