The following statement should be attributed to Kathy Grillo, Verizon senior vice president and deputy general counsel, public policy and government affairs: 'Verizon supports net neutrality . Now, he's pledging to undo them, swapping in volunta... More..
The new secretary of agriculture will be sworn in on Tuesday. Sen. Jon Tester endorsed Perdue on the Senate floor prior to the vote. President Trump signed an executive order Tuesday telling the Agric...More..
Perdue won confirmation on a strong bipartisan vote of 87-11, as several Democrats backed a Trump nominee after razor-thin outcomes for his choices earlier this year. Department of Agriculture". Each of us in...More..
He said the United States expected Russian Federation to take a tougher stance against Syria by rethinking its alliance with Assad because "every time one of these horrific attacks occurs, it draws Russian Fe...More..
A walk to Adonis Garcia and two wild pitches followed before Flowers delivered two runs with a single. Phillips' one-out single was the first hit allowed by Trevor Cahill (0-2). Inciarte and Freddie Freeman, wh...More..
There are an estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the U.S. However, under the new policies enacted by Trump's executive orders, the criteria for border protection agents to detain and deport u...More..
And next time Democrats control the White House and the Senate, they could be the ones to benefit from the rules change enacted under McConnell, since it will apply to all future Supreme Court nominees, too, el...More..
Carter Page, a foreign policy adviser to the Trump campaign, met with a Russian intelligence operative in 2013 and provided him documents about the energy industry, according to court documents from a 2015 pros...More..
The Kremlin added that Putin sees the latest USA military action as "an attempt to distract from the mounting civilian casualties in Iraq". He ordered the attack in retaliation to a "barbaric" chemical attack o...More..
This April 4, 2017 , photo provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Edlib Media Center shows a man carrying a child following a suspected chemical attack at a makeshift hospital in the town of Kha...More..
Senator Orrin Hatch to step down in 2018 so that Romney can run for the seat. "If he wants to run again, I'm for him", he told reporters Friday morning. 'I've had some conversations w mitt Romney . In this...More..
Sophia Bruner and Barry Thomas face criminal trespassing charges, Florence said. (WSB-TV via AP). In this aerial image made from a video provided by WSB-TV, a large fire that caused an overpass on Interstate ...More..
With so many important issues before the court that will impact millions of everyday Americans and, after reviewing his record and testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, I can not support Judge Gors...More..
The executive order would punish cities and communities that refuse to cooperate with these federal efforts to find and deport immigrants living in the USA illegally, a method that Seattle Mayor Ed Murray stron...More..
Donald Harvey was allegedly beaten Tuesday afternoon at the Toledo Correctional Institution in OH, where he is serving time for murder. There's no word on whether there are suspects at the Toledo prison or hi...More..
He added that he believed the intelligence was legally obtained under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act and was not related to the FBI's investigation into Russian meddling in last year's presidential e...More..
Perez is now taking meetings all over the country, engaging in "active listening" and working to fix and rebuild his party. The call for the resignations, with a deadline of April 15, comes "as the DNC attemp...More..
Malecki said "shots were fired" during the attempt to arrest the driver, though she did not provide further details, including who fired the shots. On Thursday, according to a Capitol police spokesperson in ...More..
Police found a " chaotic crime scene " as they looked for witnesses , many of whom took off when the shooting started, said Cincinnati Assistant Police Chief Paul Neudigate. But the Orlando, Florida, night...More..
And while the laptop ban, like the travel ban, can and does apply to people of other religious faiths, it seems clear that both will primarily adversely affect Muslims. The original travel ban, signed January 2...More..
That order temporarily barred citizens from six majority-Muslim countries from entering the US - adopting a slightly narrower scope than his first travel ban, which had been put on hold in federal court. Advoca...More..
The school district investigated the allegation, removed student Elizabeth Thomas from teacher Tad Cummins' class and said the teacher would be reprimanded. "Tad, this is not you". He was suspended for ...More..
It is customary, though not automatic, for the country's 93 USA attorneys to leave their positions once a new president is in office. They usually leave office when a new president is elected, although some r...More..
Wisconsin was playing in Sunday's championship for the second time in three years. The Badgers, who finished two games back of Purdue, and split two regular-season games with MI, enter the NCAA Tournament a...More..
In Syria, Turkish forces have attacked Kurdish fighters, and hundreds of USA troops are there to help the SDF prepare for the looming fight for Raqqa. The deployment reflects Washington's deeper involvement in ...More..
We'll provide updated information throughout the weekend. Forecasters say to expect rainy, windy conditions throughout the mid-valley on Saturday , with highs around 55. Snow likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly...More..
A daily flight to and from Nashville International Airport (BNA) will be offered. A redeye flight will leave SFO at 11:30 p.m. and arrive back at RDU at 7:30 a.m. All the mainline flights on Alaska's new routes...More..
Because the stepovers in the Newport-Inglewood/Rose Canyon (NIRC) fault are two kilometers wide or less, the Scripps-led team considers a rupture of all the offshore segments is possible, said study co-author...More..
The national strike movement on Wednesday coincides with International Women's Day. The Day Without a Woman, on March 8, is the latest political action organized by the group of activists behind January's W...More..
He described his first meeting with Biggie at a soul food restaurant in Harlem, saying, "The first thing I remember was how big and black he was", in contrast to numerous rappers who had gone mainstream by the ...More..
Weeks went by and it's now finally happening . In addition to raising the issue of prescription drugs, Cummings told "Face the Nation" moderator John Dickerson, "I'm also going to...talk to him about votin...More..
According to reports, Gable pushed the child down a small flight of stairs the afternoon of Friday, March 3 at Childcare of the Future in Clifton Heights. In the video you can see the girl enter the picture at ...More..
G.G. In letter briefs filed at the court's request last week, both the Gloucester County School Board and G.G., as the student is known, told the court to forge ahead with the case. But Monday's order, ...More..
Primary points in the letter from Pence's legal counsel were that the publication of Mrs. Pence's private email address had subjected her to "vitriolic and malicious" messages, as well as creating security co...More..
Democrats launched a scavenger hunt on Capitol Hill Thursday in search of an Obamacare repeal-and-replace plan that's been crafted by House Republicans, which is being kept in a locked room. "They're trying to ...More..
Federal prosecutors announced the indictment Wednesday in the city, where the police department entered into a consent decree with the U.S. Justice Department in the final days of the Obama administration, prom...More..
Saturday at an apartment complex in the 6900 block of East Osborn Road in Scottsdale after someone called 911 regarding an assault and auto theft, according to Scottsdale police. "He displayed signs of alcohol ...More..
Approved under Pai's predecessor, the rules require internet providers to take a stricter stance on protecting and using customer data. Along with citing existing FTC privacy rules, Pai has previously stated ...More..
The Justice Department has revoked a brief filed in federal district court opposing a Texas law requiring voters to show identification at the polls. In July 2016, the Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit i...More..
He was convicted of indecent liberties of a minor and was required to register as a sex offender, "a designation that lasts 30 years". But they found it hard to defend North Carolina's law, passed in 2008 a...More..
This is the first time more people support the ACA than oppose it, and these findings show public support for the health care law is escalating quickly. The plan, leaked to reporters Friday, largely mir...More..
The child was taken to the hospital after the shooting but later died, officers said. According to police, the driver of the Pontiac jumped into the four-door sedan and fled the scene. And she said that befor...More..
While it may feel like the United States is in a troubling and chaotic political moment, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg doesn't think it's inescapable. Ginsburg also said the United States is not a...More..
Record warm temperatures had residents in southern New England ditching winter coats in favor of shirt sleeves and heading to beaches and parks instead of ski slopes. Buffalo's record of 67 degrees on February ...More..
In the case of immigrant and undocumented survivors, abusive partners often leverage the victim's immigration status to control their behavior and create a great deal of fear by threatening to report them to ...More..
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) was the lone Republican to join all 48 Democrats in voting against Mulvaney , a hard-line conservative and founding member of the House Freedom Caucus. And on Tuesday, McCain tol...More..
Whether to keep the Medicaid expansion that was part of Obamacare could divide conservative and moderate Republicans. Monday's forum will begin at 10:45 a.m.at the Oakland Senior Center. "The real cause for a...More..
Trump asked for an investigation into the leaks in West Wing. "Flynn's resignation is a good [first] step". But some additional uncertainty is worth the price of replacing a loose cannon like Michael Flynn. F...More..
State police said in a press conference Wednesday that the deaths of Abigail "Abby" Williams , 13, and Liberty "Libby" German , 14, were being investigated as homicides. People living in Delphi were concern...More..
Lavontay White Jr. was shot in the head. Two of the victims were pronounced dead at the scene, and a third was taken to an area hospital in critical condition, fire officials said. "My gut is telling me that...More..