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Rain washes out NASCAR race at Bristol until Monday

Rain washes out NASCAR race at Bristol until Monday

Erik Jones claimed back-to-back Xfinity Series victories, at both Bristol Motor Speedway and on the season. "Man, we were racing hard", Jones said. It was an important showing because the weather ...

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Second Doctor Has Been Arrested in Female Genital Mutilation Case

Second Doctor Has Been Arrested in Female Genital Mutilation Case

Investigators say the couple knew Dr. Jumana Nagarwala was circumcising girls at the Livonia clinic after hours. The clinic is owned and operated by Fakhruddin Attar, where Farida Attar also works...

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Social media outrage as Sessions calls Hawaii 'island in the Pacific'

Social media outrage as Sessions calls Hawaii 'island in the Pacific'

He ruled the order discriminated against Muslims. "But I gotta tell you, it is a point worth making - that a single sitting district judge out of 600, 700 district judges can issue an order stopping a...

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Auston Robertson dismissed by Michigan State

Auston Robertson dismissed by Michigan State

A university spokesman told the Detroit Free Press that Robertson, a sophomore who played in seven games last season, remains a student. That player was immediately suspended on Sunday from all te...

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New DNC Chair Tom Perez Booed At DNC Reboot Tour

Perez, who served as President Obama's labor secretary, was elected as chairman of the DNC in February. What I'm trying to do, and I've been doing this for a number of years in a variety of ways, is t...

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VA tests partnership with CVS to reduce veterans' wait times

VA tests partnership with CVS to reduce veterans' wait times

Presidents change and lawmakers come and go, but The Washington Times is always here, and FREE online. Under the bill, the VA will be allowed to operate its Choice program until the funding runs out...

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Gorsuch sworn in as US Supreme Court justice

Gorsuch sworn in as US Supreme Court justice

Trump also acknowledged the magnitude of the moment. Unlike Trump, who is completely ignorant of the Constitution he swore to uphold (he vowed in one campaign appearance to defend a non-existent "Ar...

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Trump takes time on Easter to tweet about Kansas and media coverage

President Donald Trump alleged in a Sunday tweet that the media downplayed the Republican victory in the special election for the Kansas congressional seat formerly held by CIA Director Mike Pompe...

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Will free college offer catch fire? NY details raise doubts

Will free college offer catch fire? NY details raise doubts

New York's plan would cover in-state public college tuition for full-time students whose families earn $125,000 or less, a benefit that could extend to 32,000 students a year. Senate Republicans also ...

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Man accused of assaulting woman at election rally says Trump inspired him

Man accused of assaulting woman at election rally says Trump inspired him

Trump's team also denies that he was urging the crowd to take action against the protesters when he repeatedly said "get them out of here". Alvin Bamberger, a 75-year-old Trump supporter who was cap...

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Arkansas to appeal state court's execution stays

The seven men facing the death penalty are: Bruce Earl Ward, Don Williams Davis, Stacey Eugene Johnson, Jack Harold Jones, Marcel Willliams and Kenneth Williams. It has been almost 12 years since Arka...

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5-year-old dies after getting stuck at Atlanta rotating restaurant

5-year-old dies after getting stuck at Atlanta rotating restaurant

The Sun Dial rotating restaurant and bar sit atop the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel in downtown Atlanta. Her family notified the restaurant when she did not return home after her shift, and when ho...

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MARTA Police: 4 people shot at West Lake station

MARTA Police: 4 people shot at West Lake station

A MARTA spokesman says one man died at the scene. The injured were admitted to a hospital. The suspect reportedly started shooting moments after the train departed the Hamilton E Holmes station, h...

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Republicans keep Kansas House seat in special election

After Kansas Democrats came close Tuesday to winning a special election in an otherwise solidly conservative U.S. House district, their S.C. counterparts are hopeful they can pull off an upset in th...

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Insurers say Trump must do more to stabilize 'Obamacare'

Numerous changes announced Thursday follow recommendations from insurers, who wanted the government to address shortcomings with HealthCare .gov markets, including complaints that some people are gam...

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Trump says China won't be labeled a currency manipulator

Sparing China from being labeled a currency manipulator would be the latest indication that Trump's rhetoric on trade as the Republican candidate past year was harsher than the policies he's establish...

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Bill to fight opioid abuse unanimously passes state House

Bill to fight opioid abuse unanimously passes state House

Gov. Roy Cooper tweeted his opposition to the bill Tuesday. It also falsely claims the Supreme Court has no jurisdiction over the Christian Bible. What's more, it would make existing same-sex marr...

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Gorsuch takes Supreme Court seat after divisive confirmation

Gorsuch's wife, Louise, and his two daughters were also present at the private constitutional oath ceremony at the court, said Supreme Court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg. So where does Gorsuch stand on th...

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UN strongly condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

Council members said they "deplore" all North Korean ballistic missile activity, stressing that it contributes to the country's development of nuclear weapons delivery systems and diverts resources ...

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KT McFarland booted from National Security Council

McFarland has been asked to step down in another shakeup within President Trump's administration, according to a new report . McFarland initially resisted, but later accepted the reassignment, wh...

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White House financial disclosures: What the reports show about the Trump administration

White House financial disclosures: What the reports show about the Trump administration

Others include disclosures for Steve Bannon, former Breitbart executive chairman and Trump's chief strategist at the White House, and Gary Cohn, National Economic Council director who is a former ...

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Hacker sets off emergency alarms, frightening Dallas residents

Hacker sets off emergency alarms, frightening Dallas residents

The Dallas Morning News reports that more than 4,400 calls were placed to 911 between 11:30 p.m. and 3 a.m. which is twice the number of calls usually received between the hours of 11 p.m. While V...

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Baltimore residents call on judge to approve police reforms decree

The consent decree had been signed in the final days of the Obama administration, which viewed federal oversight of local police departments as a priority. He also said Attorney General Jeff Session...

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Aetna Will Exit Iowa ACA Health Insurance Exchange in 2018

Aetna Will Exit Iowa ACA Health Insurance Exchange in 2018

The combination of the two exits will leave the vast majority of counties in the states with only one insurer, assuming that there are no other changes, according to Cynthia Cox of the Kaiser Family...

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Neal Schon, Jonathan Cain on Journey Heading into the Rock Hall

So the idea that the sudden influx of popular '70s bands like this year's inductees Journey , Electric Light Orchestra and Yes - fan favorites who have always been eligible and yet passed over - is...

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