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Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors with Finals win

Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors with Finals win

After coming out to a flawless 15-0 in post season, the Warriors dropped game 4 in Cleveland against the Cavaliers and finished off the series Monday night in Oakland with a 129-120 win. Every tim...

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NC's Rep. Walker: Gunman 'obviously planned to kill many Republican members'

Although no New Jersey Republicans play on their party's congressional baseball team, Democratic Rep. Bill Pascrell of Paterson played in the game for many years and now is a coach. A spokeswoman for ...

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Manhunt underway in Georgia after 2 guards killed, 2 inmates escape

Manhunt underway in Georgia after 2 guards killed, 2 inmates escape

A bus carrying prisoners was making its way through central Georgia when two inmates stormed the driver's compartment. Both inmates are white men who records show had been held at Baldwin Sta...

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Majority whip among those shot at congressional baseball team practice

Mo Brooks , R-Ala., recalled the moment he heard the first gunfire. "The gunman was over by the third base dugout with a clear view of the field", the Rep. He didn't say anything during the attack, Br...

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Texas police arrest suspects with $1 million worth of meth-laced lollipops

Texas police arrest suspects with $1 million worth of meth-laced lollipops

Two people in Texas have been arrested in connection to the burglary of an alleged meth dealer's home filled with drug-laced sweets, authorities said. The deputies explained they auto was packed s...

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Trump dismisses 'leaker' James Comey's version: 'I didn't say that'

When Trump was asked whether he himself would be willing to testify under oath, he said "100%". Pundits and legal experts have been divided on whether Trump's actions rose to the level of obstru...

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Flag Day commemorates adoption of nation's colors

Flag Day commemorates adoption of nation's colors

The observation of Flag Day was sporadic at best until the 20th century. The Continental Congress made a decision to pass the first Flag Act on June 14, 1777, deciding the new nation needed a flag whi...

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Melania Trump talks White House move with Stephen Colbert

Melania Trump talks White House move with Stephen Colbert

President Donald Trump , after months of residing separately in NY. "It was so lonely in NY doing whatever I wanted, whenever I wanted". Colbert pointed out that Melania was the only First Lad...

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Student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

Student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

Three Korean-Americans are now believed to be held in North Korea, and Tillerson said Tuesday the State Department was continuing discussions with the North Koreans about them. North Korea is also not...

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Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden Has Heated Exchange With US Attorney General

He also said his recusal did not bar him from recommending Trump dismiss ousted FBI Director James Comey as the bureau investigated possible cooperation between the Trump team and what US intell...

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Trump says is willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

Trump says is willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

Senators have expressed hope that Mr Sessions' testimony on Tuesday will help flesh out the truth of Mr Comey's allegations, including Mr Sessions' presence at the White House in February when Mr ...

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Sessions says has no knowledge Trump-Russia collusion

Sessions's meetings with Mr. Kislyak - one at the Republican National Convention last summer, and another two months later at his Washington office. "Wait a second, everybody knows there was co...

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Sessions: Trump Never Showed Interest in Russian Hacking

Sessions: Trump Never Showed Interest in Russian Hacking

Speaking to the Senate intelligence committee yesterday, he also described allegations of collusion with Moscow as "an appalling and detestable lie" and denied ever receiving, or asking for, any bri...

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Taliban's second in command Sirajuddin Haqqani denies role in Kabul bombing

Taliban's second in command Sirajuddin Haqqani denies role in Kabul bombing

Afghan intelligence officials told VOA's Afghan service that the Taliban purposely deny involvement in most deadly attacks in Afghanistan to secure their Pakistani sponsors from further isolation. "Ju...

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Trump to tout apprenticeships as way to fill jobs gap

Two sources familiar with what Comey said in the closed door gatherings told NBC News about the confirmation. "I attended a business roundtable event around this and ... Trump's inner circle is such a...

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Ohio mom, 2 daughters may have died day before found

Ohio mom, 2 daughters may have died day before found

Tuesday, the Brunswick Police Department said. Check back with Ohio.com for updates and pick up a copy of the Akron Beacon Journal on Wednesday for the full report. When police arrived a woman w...

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Moon, Trump to hold summit on June 29-30

Moon, Trump to hold summit on June 29-30

The drone, according to the report, was found last week just days after North Korea test-fired a salvo of anti-ship missiles. The unmanned aerial vehicle, which was discovered Friday, was equi...

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US President Donald Trump willing to respond under oath

US President Donald Trump willing to respond under oath

Krauthammer added that actions that Trump made in that frustration may have backfired. "And some of the things that he said just weren't true", Mr Trump said, lashing out at Mr Comey and branding hi...

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Trump's Attorney General to Face Russia Questions

Trump's Attorney General to Face Russia Questions

He said that he would testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee instead, though it was unclear initially if the hearing would be open or closed to the public. And, finally, Comey raised some ...

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Fellow Republicans press Donald Trump about Comey tapes

The Senate Judiciary Committee had previously asked Comey to provide those memos, but said it did not receive them. Donald Trump has said he was "100 per cent" willing to testify over his ...

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Trump discusses health insurance in Wisconsin

Trump discusses health insurance in Wisconsin

The White House says apprenticeships could match workers with millions of open jobs. The most recent Marquette University Law School poll of Wisconsin residents from March showed more people disappr...

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Korea most urgent threat to peace, security: Pentagon chief

Korea most urgent threat to peace, security: Pentagon chief

On Monday night , Mattis criticized Congress for not repealing defense spending caps imposed under the 2011 Budget Control Act. He said Mattis can't expect Congress to fulfill his request for a fundin...

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Senate drug pricing hearing co-opted by Democratic protest over GOP health plan

There, he called the House legislation a "great plan" and said it was "very, very, incredibly well-crafted". They spoke on condition of anonymity to reveal a closed-door conversation. During the p...

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Attorney and broadcaster joins Trump legal team

Attorney and broadcaster joins Trump legal team

Those calls have escalated since fired FBI Director James Comey cryptically told lawmakers on Thursday that the bureau had expected Sessions to recuse himself weeks before he did from an investi...

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Trump In Cincinnati: 'Time To Rebuild Our Country'

Trump In Cincinnati: 'Time To Rebuild Our Country'

At the Rivertowne Marina , Trump was joined by several Cabinet secretaries as well as two NY real estate moguls, Richard LeFrak and Steven Roth, whom Trump had previously named to lead an infrastru...

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'You're Impeding This Probe': Senator Accuses Sessions of Obstruction

During a highly-anticipated Senate Intelligence Committee hearing , the New Mexico Democrat confronted Sessions about his refusal to reveal non-classified conversations with the president after Ses...

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Virginia Democrats Seek Party's Path Forward In Gubernatorial Race

On the Republican side, frontrunner Ed Gillespie , a moderate Washington insider, is trying to fend off under-funded but spirited campaigns from avid Trump supporter Corey Stewart and state Sen. ...

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Mattis says North Korea is most urgent threat

Mattis says North Korea is most urgent threat

USA officials confirmed it just hours after senators berated Defense Secretary Jim Mattis for failing to complete an updated combat strategy for the Afghanistan war. Military installations are prize...

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Mattis promises new Afghanistan strategy by mid-July

Mattis promises new Afghanistan strategy by mid-July

Mattis said a request by General John Nicholson, the head of United States and global forces in Afghanistan , for additional troops would mostly be made up of troops who would train, advise and as...

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Final arguments set in trial of Minnesota cop charged in fatal shooting

Paul that Castile disregarded the officer's commands and began reaching for a firearm he had disclosed he had in his possession. Jurors are set to return to the Ramsey County Courthouse Tuesday mornin...

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Bill Cosby jury wants police testimony read back

Bill Cosby jury wants police testimony read back

Defence lawyer Brian McMonagle said Cosby and Ms Constand were lovers who had enjoyed secret "romantic interludes", insisting the 2004 encounter was consensual. Another witness, Kelly Johnson, testifi...

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Shooting leaves officer, robbery suspect wounded in Virginia

Shooting leaves officer, robbery suspect wounded in Virginia

However, the statement did not identify which police agency was involved, nor was any information released about the condition of the person who was shot. The individual was said to be shot by two tro...

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North Korea Mocks United Nations Sanctions -- Nuclear Missiles Are In Development

The UN Security Council on Friday unanimously adopted a US-drafted resolution imposing new targeted sanctions on a handful of North Korean officials and entities, in response to a series of ballisti...

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Health care dropouts sign that Democrats 'gave up'

Sens . Cory Gardner of Colorado and John Thune of South Dakota quickly scurried into another health care meeting on Capitol Hill. President Donald Trump , second from left, with Vice President Mik...

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It's Jeff Sessions' turn in the hot seat

It's Jeff Sessions' turn in the hot seat

Members of both the Senate and House intelligence committees have insisted since that hearing that it is important they verify Comey's testimony. But whether the American people will actually have a...

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