Democrats rolling out 2018 midterms message next week
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:15:17 -0400
Democrats will begin rolling out their message for the 2018 midterm elections next week, Rep. Joe Crowley, D-N.Y., the No. 4 House Democrat, told reporters.
O.J. Simpson Granted Parole in Vegas Robbery Case
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 07:54:05 -0400
The Nevada Parole Board voted to grant O.J. Simpson parole Thursday.
Army general among Thais convicted of human trafficking
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:30:34 -0400
BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai army general was one of dozens of people convicted in a major human trafficking trial that included 103 defendants accused of involvement in a modern-day slavery trade.
Investigation Reveals Cop Who Shot Justine Damond Was Startled by 'Loud Sound'
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:59:00 -0400
It's possible that the sound was fireworks in the area.
'No more woe is me': Senator McCain vows quick return to Washington
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 19:27:36 -0400
By Richard Cowan and David Schwartz WASHINGTON/PHOENIX, Ariz. (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain promised on Thursday he would return rapidly to Washington despite his newly diagnosed brain cancer, flashing the fighting spirit that has defined him since he was held in captivity as a Navy pilot during the Vietnam War. McCain, a veteran senator and former Republican presidential candidate known as a strong and sometimes fiercely independent voice on defense and security issues, was found to have an aggressive form of brain tumor, glioblastoma, after surgery last week for a blood clot above his left eye. The news, issued by his office late on Wednesday, drew a wave of support from across the political spectrum, and raised questions about how long McCain would be absent from the Senate, where Republicans have a narrow majority and are eager to notch up some legislative successes for President Donald Trump.
Saudi woman in miniskirt video arrested after public outcry
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:04:26 -0400
A Saudi woman has been arrested for defying the kingdom's strict dress code by walking around in a miniskirt and crop top in a video that sparked public outrage.
Traffic Stop Turns into Epic Proposal in Texas
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:46:13 -0400
Stop, in the name of love!
Fire racing near Yosemite park destroys dozens of structures
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:34:59 -0400
MARIPOSA, Calif. (AP) — A surging wildfire raced through California mountains and foothills west of Yosemite National Park on Wednesday, forcing thousands to flee tiny, Gold Rush-era towns, destroying 29 structures and wafting a smoky haze over the park's landmark Half Dome rock face.
Al Gore: There's Still Time To Solve Climate Change Crisis
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 18:02:52 -0400
Vice President Al Gore thinks there's still time to stop some of the catastrophes climate change might cause.
Trump complains Republicans ‘never’ tout their health care bill
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:06:15 -0400
Hours before meeting with GOP senators at the White House, the president made a last-ditch Twitter pitch to save their effort to repeal and replace Obamacare.