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  1. Some Baltimore Officers in Gray Case Face Axe After ProbeTue, 23 May 2017 02:56:14 GMT
    Several of the Baltimore police officers involved in the Freddie Gray case are facing termination according to an internal investigation. More...
  2. Justice Department Narrows Possible Sanctions for Sanctuary CitiesMon, 22 May 2017 21:00:00 GMT
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions said local governments refusing to cooperate in deporting convicted criminals risk losing DOJ and DHS grants. More...
  3. Iconic Ringling Bros. Circus, 'The Greatest Show on Earth,' Takes Final BowMon, 22 May 2017 03:34:00 GMT
    To a sold-out crowd, "The Greatest Show on Earth" showed off its death-defying stunts and exotic animals for the last time in New York. More...
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  1. Texas Senate approves 'religious refusal' adoption measureMon, 22 May 2017 12:21:55 GMT
    Texas' Republican-controlled Senate approved a bill early Monday that allows publicly funded foster care and adoption agencies to refuse to place children with non-Christian, unmarried or gay prospective parents because of religious objections. The "Freedom to Serve Children Act" received a late push in the Legislature ahead of the May 29 end of session. More...
  2. Republicans already giving Trump's budget a cold shoulderMon, 22 May 2017 07:51:15 GMT
    President Donald Trump's budget hasn't been released yet, but that's not stopping some of Capitol Hill's most important Republicans from giving it a cold shoulder. Trump's blueprint for the 2018 budget year comes out Tuesday, and it's certain to include a wave of cuts to benefit programs such as Medicaid, food stamps, federal employee pensions and farm subsidies. More...
  3. Texas revives transgender 'bathroom bill' for public schoolsMon, 22 May 2017 03:27:35 GMT
    A transgender "bathroom bill" reminiscent of one in North Carolina that caused a national uproar now appears to be on a fast-track to becoming law in Texas - though it may only apply to public schools. A broader proposal mandating that virtually all transgender people in the country's second-largest state use public restrooms according to the gender on their birth certificates sailed through the Texas Senate months ago. More...
  4. Congressional panels pledge thorough probe into Comey firingSun, 21 May 2017 22:51:03 GMT
    Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is surrounded by reporters as he leaves a briefing of the full Senate by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, amid controversy over President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey, at the Capitol, Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Washington. Members of key congressional committees pledged Sunday to proceed with aggressive investigations into Russia's meddling into the U.S. election and any ties with the Trump campaign, saying the American people need a full airing as to why former FBI director James Comey was ousted. More...
  5. Trump accuses Syria's Bashar Assad of - unspeakable crimes' backed by IranSun, 21 May 2017 18:17:54 GMT
    He denounced Iranian aggression in the region in an address to Muslim leaders in Saudi Arabia, and said the "longest-suffering victims" are the Iranian people. Saudi King Salman with US President Donald Trump at the Arab Islamic American Summit at the King Abdulaziz Conference Center in Riyadh. More...
  6. Biden: It's time for America to regain unity and purposeSun, 21 May 2017 18:17:53 GMT
    Former Vice President Joe Biden is offering assurances that the country's current divisiveness brought on by a presidential election that "churned up some of the ugliest realities" of American life will be temporary. Biden spoke Sunday to graduates at Maine's Colby College, urging them to resist the impulse to throw up their hands after an election that played to society's "baser instincts." More...
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  1. Ariana Grande Concert Attack: US law enforcement monitoring incidentWed, 24 May 2017 00:20:00 GMT
    Local law enforcement agencies across the U.S. said Monday night that they were monitoring the situation in Manchester, England, after an explosion ripped through an Ariana Grande concert, killing at least 19 and injuring dozens. More...
  2. Massive slide covers stretch of iconic California highwayTue, 23 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
    A major new rockslide has buried a stretch of California's iconic Highway 1 in up to 40 feet of stone and dirt, the latest hit in a soggy winter of slides, floods and road closings along the winding Central California coast road, state transportation officials said Monday. More...
  3. The Latest: Australian leader condemns Manchester blastTue, 23 May 2017 04:45:47 GMT
    The Latest on an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that authorities say killed several people. More...
  4. No rush for charges in 'Angel of Death' fatal prison beatingTue, 23 May 2017 04:22:21 GMT
    Ohio authorities investigating the fatal prison beating of a serial killer dubbed the "Angel of Death" say they're in no hurry to file charges. More...
  5. Flight took off with disruptive passenger despite red flagsTue, 23 May 2017 04:18:56 GMT
    Despite raising possible red flags at Los Angeles International Airport, a man cited by airport police and traveling without any luggage or carry-on bags was allowed to board a flight to Hawaii. More...
  6. Ohio school gives honorary diploma to Holocaust survivorTue, 23 May 2017 04:09:57 GMT
    An Ohio high school that developed a special bond with a Holocaust survivor has honored her with a diploma. More...
  7. US raid kills 7 al-Qaida militants in YemenTue, 23 May 2017 03:26:03 GMT
    The Defense Department says U.S. forces have killed seven members of al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula during a raid in Yemen early Tuesday. More...
  8. Police: Man slays neo-Nazi roommates over Islam disrespectTue, 23 May 2017 02:10:28 GMT
    A man told police he killed his two roommates because they were neo-Nazis who disrespected his recent conversion to Islam, and investigators found bomb-making materials and Nazi propaganda after he led them to the bodies. More...
  9. Flynn rejects Trump-Russia probe subpoena; Dems say he liedTue, 23 May 2017 00:10:12 GMT
    President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, invoked his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination in rebuffing a subpoena Monday in the investigation into Russia's election meddling. More...
  10. Man acknowledges trying to sell satellite secrets to RussiaMon, 22 May 2017 23:55:53 GMT
    Federal authorities say a California man who worked as an engineer for a defense contractor has pleaded guilty to attempting to sell sensitive information used in military and commercial satellites to Russia. More...
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