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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

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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Defeat of ballot measure likely ends MLS effort in St. Louis

Defeat of ballot measure likely ends MLS effort in St. Louis

Louis seems like they are out of the running. Voters also will decide whether to devote business tax proceeds to funding a Major League Soccer stadium downtown and whether to consolidate city servi...

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Driver using phone hits cop enforcing distracted-driving law

Upon impact of the crash Wednesday afternoon, the flyers, printed with the slogan "U Drive". More than a third of their respondents say they still text while they drive, an illegal act in IL since 201...

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US, Russia trade claims about who used chem weapons in Syria

US, Russia trade claims about who used chem weapons in Syria

That was a frightful, disgusting thing", he said at a White House news conference with King Abdullah II of Jordan. "A frightful, disgusting thing, unspeakable", Trump said. She said the global communi...

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What you need to know about National Equal Pay Day

The call for action came on Equal Pay Day, a symbolic daycreated in 1996 by the National Committee on Pay Equity. "Paychecks for women continue to lag, and it is past time to fix the inequity - that i...

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Border agency fielding pitches for Trump's wall

Riverdale already protects almost 50 kilometers of the border with this product. The children were turned over to the woman's mother. The Department of Homeland Security has estimated the cost o...

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Fouls, misses make for ugly NCAA title game for UNC, Zags

Fouls, misses make for ugly NCAA title game for UNC, Zags

Check out the above photo of North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks battling Gonzaga's Silas Melson for a loose ball with less than a minute remaining and the Tar Heels up by one. "They wanted redemption", sa...

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White House defends Trump aide after legally questionable tweet

White House defends Trump aide after legally questionable tweet

Official White House @Scavino45. And Scavino himself weighed in on Sunday afternoon, tweeting , "What 'ethics lawyers?' The ones from the Obama Admin who want to take Trump down, or the Bush Admin w...

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Redemption: North Carolina wins National Title, 71-65 over Gonzaga

Redemption: North Carolina wins National Title, 71-65 over Gonzaga

The North Carolina Tar Heels captured their sixth NCAA title last night, beating the Gonzaga Bulldogs 71-65. "I don't think any of us think we played our absolute best game". "I can't even describe ...

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Disco biscuits, Spanish fly: Cosby lawyers to argue evidence

Disco biscuits, Spanish fly: Cosby lawyers to argue evidence

Cosby, 79, is accused of drugging and molesting a Temple University employee at his home in 2004. The jurors will come from the Pittsburgh area and be sequestered throughout the trial almost 300 miles...

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Trump's Monday Morning Tweetstorm: Surveillance, John Podesta, and Hillary Clinton

Trump's Monday Morning Tweetstorm: Surveillance, John Podesta, and Hillary Clinton

Trump did, however, tweet about Hillary Clinton . On Monday, Trump resurrected an election-era scandal over her receiving a question in advance of a debate and questioning if she knew about wor...

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Mississippi State stuns UConn to snap Huskies' 111-game win streak

Mississippi State center Teaira McCowan (15) celebrates after watching teammate Mississippi State guard Morgan William (2) score the winning basket over CT guard Gabby Williams (15) to win in overti...

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Goodwin: Failed Health Care Bill Proof Bipartisanship Is Dead

Goodwin: Failed Health Care Bill Proof Bipartisanship Is Dead

They won't give that up easily. As the fog of war lifts from this debacle, we can gain some clarity on what went wrong, why and the prospects for health care reform going forward. The president danced...

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Watchdog to examine cost, security of Trump's Florida trips

Introduced on Friday by Democratic Senators Tom Udall (NM), Sheldon Whitehouse (RI), Tom Carper (DE), and Jack Reed (RI), the bill seeks to make publicly available White House visitor logs, or ...

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Trump administration omits LGBT people from 2020 Census

Trump administration omits LGBT people from 2020 Census

A draft of subjects that were planned for the 2020 census, the next ten-yearly survey of the population, had included a question about a person's sexual orientation and gender identity. The subjects...

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Senators seek visitor logs from White House, Mar-a-Lago

But it is their son Barron's spring break, and Melania opted to stay south with him, away from the mess in Washington and the crowds outside Trump Tower in NY. Secret Service agents are also assig...

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