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Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds

Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds

As clashes continue between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey and Kurdish militant group the People's Protection Unit, U.S. forces are patrolling the border region in an operation reminis...

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Only 25% Americans believe Donald Trump keeps his promises: Opinion poll

Only 7% of people who said they voted for Trump in November said they didn't approve of the job Trump was doing, the poll , conducted among 1,000 self-identified Trump voters from April 17-19, found....

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Sonny Perdue sworn in as 31st US Secretary of Agriculture

Sonny Perdue sworn in as 31st US Secretary of Agriculture

President Trump recently ramped up discussions on NAFTA by implementing a 20% tariff on soft woods from Canada as a retaliation for Canada's protectionist trade practices related to ultra-filtered mil...

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Arkansas asked to preserve execution evidence

Arkansas asked to preserve execution evidence

In addition, three of the four black inmates originally scheduled for execution were killed, Clifton said , while three of the four white inmates originally slated for execution received stays by the...

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Police Call Death of Joliet Toddler 'Suspicious'

Ackerson said the mother still has the two other children but that they are no longer staying at her Joliet home. Ackerson choked up when asked how hard it is to investigate the death of a child s...

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Donald Trump asked astronauts in space a question only he can answer

The astronaut will be returning home in September, as her mission was recently extended for an additional three months to ensure the full six-member crew for the upcoming Expedition 52. The 18-minut...

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. thanks dad, Junior Nation in emotional retirement speech

Earnhardt Jr., the current NASCAR Busch Series points leader, will drive a Budweiser-sponsored vehicle in five select Winston Cup races in 1999 while racing a full Busch Series schedule. Earnhardt sai...

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Future of Revamped Health Care Bill Remains Dubious in House

Future of Revamped Health Care Bill Remains Dubious in House

President Donald Trump , striving to make good on a top campaign promise, is pushing his fellow Republicans who control Congress to pass revamped healthcare legislation but the same intraparty squabb...

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Unemployment rates decrease from past year in north country

Unemployment rates decrease from past year in north country

This March, Brown County had a rate of 3.8 percent. "There is also a growing confidence in the economy, and the stock market is evidence of that", Witt said. The number of workers unemployed in OH i...

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Trump summons entire Senate to WH briefing on N. Korea

Trump summons entire Senate to WH briefing on N. Korea

Joseph Dunford , the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will lead Wednesday's briefing, set to occur in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, adjacent to the West Wing. "We want the to make su...

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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

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

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'

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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