• Surgeons warning of burn danger during heat wave
Surgeons warning of burn danger during heat wave

Excessive heat is projected for portions of Arizona and Nevada, and throughout the 450-mile (725 km) length of California's Central Valley. Officials urged people to stay hydrated, and residents said they'd be drinking lots of water and splashing in pools.

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  • Brace Yourselves, the Special Election Spin Is Coming
Brace Yourselves, the Special Election Spin Is Coming

There is no doubt in my mind that the shooting at the GOP Congressional Baseball practice has had an impact, but I don't see that it is the impact that most pundits expect. According to campaign finance reports filed through the weekend, four political committees and Super PACs tied to the GOP and President Trump have spent more than $16 million ...

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  • CNN's Jim Acosta unloads on White House over off-camera briefing
CNN's Jim Acosta unloads on White House over off-camera briefing

The White House . And it's just - it's freakish, I don't know what world we're living in right now, Brooke, where we're standing at the White House , and they bring us into the briefing ream here at the White House , and they won't answer these questions on camera, or let us record the audio.

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  • Pentagon Still Communicating With Russia After American Downing of Syrian Jet
Pentagon Still Communicating With Russia After American Downing of Syrian Jet

Despite Russia's threat, a spokesman for the USA -led coalition told The New York Times American military forces will still conduct air and ground operations in Syria . Ryabkov asked: "What is this, if not an act of aggression?" The U.S. says it contacted Russian forces to "de-escalate the situation and stop the firing" before the atta...

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  • Jon Gruden travels to Belarus to watch his son win powerlifting championship
Jon Gruden travels to Belarus to watch his son win powerlifting championship

Deuce Gruden trekked to Minsk, along with his parents, having completed a 440-pound bench press, 662-pound squat repetition and a 666-pound dead lift. Weightlifting to Deuce is like football to me. He took me into the Bucs facility and was like, 'This is the squat rack. It seems like when Deuce Gruden is teaching the Redskins players about stre...

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  • Holcomb fire north of Big Bear burns 850 acres; voluntary evacuations begin
Holcomb fire north of Big Bear burns 850 acres; voluntary evacuations begin

EDT, according to the U.S. Fire officials have issued a voluntary evacuations north of Big Bear Lake as a brush fire spreads in the area. The Baldwin Lake community is just south of there. Portions of the highway were also shut down. In addition to the DC-10, fire officials have ordered seven air tankers, six helicopters and a helitanker to hel...

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  • WI attorney general happy redistricting on hold
WI attorney general happy redistricting on hold

Election results since then have shown the redistricting had its intended effect, with the GOP winning a larger majority in the state assembly, even as the statewide tally of votes was almost even between Republicans and Democrats , the lower court said .

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  • Justices take on fight over partisan electoral maps
Justices take on fight over partisan electoral maps

Looks like SCOTUS will weigh in again on the murky topic of whether legislatures can go too far in gerrymandering districts to maximize partisan advantage. And it gives the court an opportunity to formally determine a metric on what constitutes unlawful gerrymandering, which could have major implications for the way voting districts are drawn in ...

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  • US Responds to Russian Warning in Syria
US Responds to Russian Warning in Syria

U.S. Central Command later issued a statement saying the Syrian plane was downed "in collective self-defense of Coalition-partnered forces", identified as fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), near Tabqah. The missile attack came amid recent confrontations in Syria between USA -backed forces and Iranian-backed pro-government factions. "I'...

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  • Supreme Court strikes down law blocking disparaging trademarks
Supreme Court strikes down law blocking disparaging trademarks

The case before the Supreme Court centered on an Asian-American band called The Slants , but their decision bolsters the Washington NFL team's fight to retain the trademark on its nickname, which was once used to refer to the bloody scalps of Native Americans.

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  • Great Danes rescued from 'abhorrent conditions' in New Hampshire
Great Danes rescued from 'abhorrent conditions' in New Hampshire

The investigation began in May, according to WMUR . The HSUS is tackling the puppy mill problem on multiple levels, but they said policymakers need to crack down on the cruelty. The report details conditions that were so bad, police officers with more than 20 years on the force say they've never seen anything like it. "There was feces and debr...

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  • Carrie Fisher's autopsy reveals cocktail of drugs, including cocaine, opiates and ecstasy
Carrie Fisher's autopsy reveals cocktail of drugs, including cocaine, opiates and ecstasy

TMZ reports that Fisher had cocaine, heroin, morphine, codeine, oxycodone, and small amounts of MDMA (ecstasy) in her system when she was hospitalized following her heart attack. She was purposefully open in all of her work about the social stigmas surrounding these diseases", she said. Fisher's brother, Todd Fisher, said he was not surprised b...

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  • Police end standoff with man in custody; suspect in OH triple homicide
Police end standoff with man in custody; suspect in OH triple homicide

Robert Safran told the station. Detectives with the North Royalton Police Department later confirmed 45-year-old Suzanne Taylor and her two daughters, Taylor Pifer , 21, and Kylie Pifer , 19, were murdered. A police standoff in Brunswick, Ohio , ended around 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning after eight hours of a tense siege. Authoritie...

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  • Bill Cosby Trial Ends In 'Mistrial'; Prosecutor Says He Will Retry
Bill Cosby Trial Ends In 'Mistrial'; Prosecutor Says He Will Retry

Defense attorneys had pushed to select a jury from another county because of intense pretrial publicity in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, where District Attorney Kevin Steele, during his 2015 election campaign, had been critical of one of his predecessors for not prosecuting Cosby .

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  • Conrad Roy's 'Thrilled' Grandpa Demands Michelle Carter Get 'Maximum' Sentence
Conrad Roy's 'Thrilled' Grandpa Demands Michelle Carter Get 'Maximum' Sentence

Her family was also there as well as the parents of Roy. Matthew Segal , the ACLU's legal director for MA, called Roy's suicide tragic but said , "It is not a reason to stretch the boundaries of our criminal laws or abandon the protections of our constitution".

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  • North Korea freed, sentenced to prison, American student
North Korea freed, sentenced to prison, American student

The few reports that exist about the conference said he admitted to bribing North Korean residents for information about Pyongyang's nuclear weapons program. In rare high-level contacts, Yun met senior North Korean officials in Oslo in May, where it was agreed Swedish officials in Pyongyang, who handle USA consular affairs there, would be allowed...

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  • Senate passes Russian Federation sanctions bill, pushing back against Trump
Senate passes Russian Federation sanctions bill, pushing back against Trump

The measure calls for strengthening current sanctions and imposing new ones on a broad range of people, including Russians engaged in corruption, individuals responsible for human rights abuses and anyone supplying weapons to the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad.

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  • The US Senate voted to toughen sanctions against Russian Federation
The US Senate voted to toughen sanctions against Russian Federation

The measure is widely seen as a rebuke to Trump, as it hits Russian Federation with new sanctions to punish Moscow for its interference in United States elections, as well as over Moscow's aggression in Ukraine and Syria. Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that new U.S. sanctions on Russia will damage ties between the two countries. ...

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  • White House Doesn't Want Its 'Evasive Answers' On Tape — CNN Reporter
White House Doesn't Want Its 'Evasive Answers' On Tape — CNN Reporter

It just doesn't make any sense to me. "Maybe I'm old-fashioned", he added, "but I think that the White House for the United States of America should have these questions answered on camera so we can see what they're saying". Neither Ingraham, Martosko, nor Spicer immediately responded to The Daily Caller's requests for comment. Visit MarketWatch....

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  • Rep. Scalise's Condition Upgraded from Critical to Serious
Rep. Scalise's Condition Upgraded from Critical to Serious

Scott Applewhite, File). U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise speaks to the media after a meeting at Trump Tower on December 12, 2016, in New York City. Joe Barton of Texas, to put in Scalise's office on behalf of the Democrats. After accepting it graciously, Barton cracked, "Next year we won't be so nice".

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