• Pentagon: 3 USA millitants are killed, 1 is wounded
Pentagon: 3 USA millitants are killed, 1 is wounded

Two U.S. soldiers were killed in the Achin district in late April by possible friendly fire after an intense raid by Army Rangers on ISIS's Afghan affiliate's headquarters. When heroes fall, Americans grieve. "And our thoughts and prayers are with the families of these American heroes", said Pence. In March, an Afghan soldier was killed after h...

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  • Two attorneys general sue Trump: Checks and balances 'are failing us'
Two attorneys general sue Trump: Checks and balances 'are failing us'

The suit was filed in federal district court in Greenbelt. The suit seeks an injunction to force Trump to stop violating the Constitution, but leaves it up to the court to decide how that should be accomplished. Frosh said "we'll need to see his financial records, his taxes that he has refused to release" in order to understand the president'...

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins early favorites for 2018 Stanley Cup
Pittsburgh Penguins early favorites for 2018 Stanley Cup

Crosby also became just the third player to win the Conn Smythe Trophy in consecutive years as the Stanley Cup MVP to go along with his third championship. With Pekka Rinne pulled for an extra attacker, Carl Hagelin set off a bench celebration with an empty netter with 13.6 seconds left. "He was the best player out there", Lidster said.

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  • Melania Trump And Son Officially Move Into White House
Melania Trump And Son Officially Move Into White House

Barron Trump also moved in the White House with his momma over the weekend. They made the unusual decision to stay behind in NY to allow the 11-year-old to finish the school term at his former school. Trump's arrival in Washington will also come with raised expectations for her visibility. A former leading prosecutor in NY sparked fresh cont...

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  • Half-staff flags, bells mark 1 year since Pulse massacre
Half-staff flags, bells mark 1 year since Pulse massacre

She says it has been heartwarming to learn how many people cared about Cory but recently, she feels herself buckling. Barbara Poma, who owned Pulse, says she and her friends are on high alert when they go out at night. "Everybody in the LBGTQIA community really has come together I think in the past year and it's nearly a renewed sense of the meanin...

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  • Pocono 400 live stream — NASCAR Cup Series
Pocono 400 live stream — NASCAR Cup Series

Kyle Busch came out of the first stage on top but No. 4 Kevin Harvick cut down what was at-one-point a six second lead to just a two second lead as the first stage concluded. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series now heads to Michigan International Speedway next Sunday afternoon. The race ground to a halt on the 97th lap after Jimmie Johnson ...

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  • Maryland, DC attorneys general suing Trump
Maryland, DC attorneys general suing Trump

But the Post says this new lawsuit centers on Trump's decision to maintain ownership of his company after becoming president. The emoluments clauses state that federal officials shall not receive "any present, emolument, office, or title, of any kind whatever, from any king, prince, or foreign state" without congressional consent.

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  • Greg Gianforte avoids jail time for assaulting a reporter
Greg Gianforte avoids jail time for assaulting a reporter

Critics of Trump say his strident criticism of the media has encouraged violence against journalists, while some of the president's supporters say reporters in general are unfair in their coverage. His letter to Jacobs also said: "As both a candidate for office and a public official, I should be held to a high standard in my interactions with the p...

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  • Rahal rolling as he arrives at Texas circuit
Rahal rolling as he arrives at Texas circuit

But on Friday, while the majority of the rest of the paddock predicted that the speedway's new pavement and reduced banking would create a procession race, Power and Pagenaud insisted they were wrong. " I'm really excited to be on pole ". "Got a penalty, paid a penalty, and we finished second". It was only two weeks ago that Dixon was involved in...

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  • Donald Trump Jr. appears to confirm key part of Comey's testimony
Donald Trump Jr. appears to confirm key part of Comey's testimony

In his first congressional appearance since being abruptly fired by Mr Trump last month, Mr Comey detailed months of distrust of the president and bluntly asserted that the president had fired him to interfere with the probe of Russia's ties to the Trump campaign.

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  • FDLE issues Missing Child Alert for 9-year-old Brevard Co. boy
FDLE issues Missing Child Alert for 9-year-old Brevard Co. boy

A house fire erupted at the residence around 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, killing one person. Sebastian's mother, Chrissy Hughes, 39, her husband, Tony Hughes, 39, and a relative who was visiting from out of state were believed to be inside the home when it caught on fire.

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  • Video expected to be shown in Penn State pledge's death case
Video expected to be shown in Penn State pledge's death case

The resolution came four months following the death of Penn State sophomore Timothy Piazza, who died two days after sustaining a fall at the Beta Theta Pi fraternity house. "To hit him and slap him and brutalize him, they should not have been trying to get a response", Piazza's brother, Mike, told CBS News . Almost 12 hours passed before anyon...

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  • Donald Trump urged to come clean over alleged James Comey recordings
Donald Trump urged to come clean over alleged James Comey recordings

Comey had told the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday that he had leaked a memo of conversations between himself and Trump because he wanted to see a special prosecutor appointed. Mr Comey painted a devastating picture of an untrustworthy president, who at best unknowingly shred the norms of office by pressing him on the Russian Federati...

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  • Donald Trump: Privatize air-traffic ops
Donald Trump: Privatize air-traffic ops

He said that his plan will usher in a "great new era in American aviation". "However, the specifics matter greatly, so it's encouraging to see the president voice his support for privatization when it comes to air traffic control". The proposal is similar to one pushed previous year by Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa., chairman of the House Transportatio...

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  • Services to Mark 1 Year Since 49 Killed in Orlando Gay Club
Services to Mark 1 Year Since 49 Killed in Orlando Gay Club

The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats. ProPublica reports that a handful of recent state hate-crime proposals that would have included explicit protections for LGBT people were defeated in part based on fears of a "homosexual a...

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  • No Pressure To Intervene In Investigations — Intelligence Officials
No Pressure To Intervene In Investigations — Intelligence Officials

Two top US intelligence officials told a Senate committee on Wednesday they could not comment on conversations with President Donald Trump , in answer to questions on whether he tried to pressure them to curtail the government's Russian Federation probe.

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  • Qatar Launches New Shipping Routes to Oman Amid Food Shortage Fears
Qatar Launches New Shipping Routes to Oman Amid Food Shortage Fears

Khanji said that the first container ship loaded down with cargo arrived at Doha's Hamad Port from Oman's port of Sohar on Saturday, noting that these two routes will contribute in enhancing the import of food commodities. The diplomatic crisis, the worst since the 1990 invasion of Kuwait by Iraq and the subsequent Gulf War, has seen Arab nations a...

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  • Stanley Cup Final Game 2 was most watched Game 2 since 2002
Stanley Cup Final Game 2 was most watched Game 2 since 2002

By then the game resembled a WWE Smackdown, not a Stanley Cup Final game. But a dismal Game 1 performance, with the Pittsburgh Penguins scoring four goals on just 11 shots, was followed by Rinne being benched after allowing the decisive three goals early in the third period of a Game 2 loss Wednesday night.

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  • Search for New FBI Director Has Been 'Chaotic,' New Report Says
Search for New FBI Director Has Been 'Chaotic,' New Report Says

A special counsel appointed by the Justice Department and congressional committees are investigating. Mr. Comey, who was sacked by Mr. Trump last month, has been called to testify Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is conducting a wide-ranging investigation into how the Russian government meddled in the presidential elec...

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  • 3 top Penn State officials get jail time related to Sandusky case
3 top Penn State officials get jail time related to Sandusky case

His family has denied his role in any cover-up, though an independent investigation funded by Penn State alleged that the coach had knowledge of the suspicions surrounding Sandusky as early as 1998. Prosecutors said that after McQueary recounted what he saw, the three administrators decided not to report it to authorities to protect the university'...

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