U.S.

Active shooter situation in Kirkersville: Officer shot, elementary school on lockdown

Disario had only been on the job for about three weeks. The gunman was in a wooded area behind the nursing home when he encountered two passers-by, whom he temporarily took hostage. The Republican g...

by · U.S.
After Yates, more questions for Trump White House

After Yates, more questions for Trump White House

The subcommittee that held Monday's hearing is running one of multiple congressional probes into the Russian Federation interference, along with House and Senate intelligence panels. Yates former prin...

by · U.S.
Penn women's lacrosse team opens NCAAs against Navy

Penn women's lacrosse team opens NCAAs against Navy

Miguel Este (Caracas, Venezuela ) and David Biosca (Sant Fruitos de Bage, Spain ) tried to claim a doubles match, but the head-to-head match with Alex Fennell and Gabriel Friedrich went unfinished at...

by · U.S.

US Justice Department orders tougher criminal punishments

Sessions said the new stance "advances public policy and promotes respect for our legal system". Sessions' talk Thursday focused on helping cities and regions battle the prescription drug abuse epi...

by · U.S.

Sheriff: Gunman kills police chief, 2 nursing home workers

When deputies entered the building, they found two employees and the suspected shooter dead inside. Thorp called it a hard day for all and a "terrible tragedy for our community". Kirkersville is loca...

by · U.S.

Officer shot in Kirkersville, Ohio

The Licking County nursing home shooter fired at the Kirkersville police officer who responded to the 911 call about the evolving incident and two other people before turning the gun on himself, ...

by · U.S.

Stiff headwinds for GOP on health care, tax reform

If you think the healthcare bill Republicans passed last week won't affect you, think again. And 20 million Americans still lack health insurance. "There are some other changes that I think the Se...

by · U.S.

White House struggles to straighten its story on Comey

POTUS evaluating Sanders subbing for Spicer in briefing room. Who was that moderating the White House Press Briefing Wednesday afternoon? The suddenly camera-shy Secretary directed reporters to tu...

by · U.S.

Trump to finally launch voter fraud panel

And while the full breadth of the new "Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity" is still a little fuzzy, Kobach's presence offers some insight into its ambitions. Trump won the presiden...

by · U.S.
US prosecutors told to push for more, harsher punishments

US prosecutors told to push for more, harsher punishments

And Sessions said prosecutors maintain "discretion to avoid sentences that would result in an injustice". Now, Attorney General Sessions has instructed U.S. "Attorney General Sessions should not h...

by · U.S.

Change _ good and bad _ comes quickly at the TPC Sawgrass

He hit a 4-iron to on the 12 tee. "You've got to hit it in the fairway", he said. To that point, he had not suffered a single bogey all day and his putter was white-hot, with birdie putts roleld in fr...

by · U.S.

A United Nations birthday slap at Israel

Nahshon said that Sweden's explanatory statement "is a masterpiece of hypocrisy, playing skillfully with nasty anti-Israel propaganda". Tel Aviv- The Israeli government slammed UNESCO on Wednesday...

by · U.S.
The White House Can't Keep Its Story Straight On Comey's Firing

The White House Can't Keep Its Story Straight On Comey's Firing

The FBI has been in turmoil", Trump told NBC News' Lester Holt. In his letter Tuesday to Comey, Trump cited those recommendations from Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Rosenstein and claimed t...

by · U.S.
Killed In Tornadoes And Storms In US South

Killed In Tornadoes And Storms In US South

The Storm Prediction Center said there was an enhanced risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon into evening across much of the Lower Great Lakes region, the Upper Ohio Valley and the Central Ap...

by · U.S.

European Union welcome return of 82 chibok girls

A chieftain of Progressives People's Alliance (PPA), in Enugu State, Mr Godwin Ezeemo, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari , Red Cross and Non-Governmental Agencies for the release of 82 Chibok Gir...

by · U.S.

African Americans and the Affordable Care Act

The survey also found small businesses oppose key components of the AHCA, and that almost 6 in 10 small business owners say they support the Affordable Care Act. He probably thought something like...

by · U.S.

Trump congratulates Moon on election win, planning summit at White House soon

Moon also begins his term facing several domestic challenges, including the aftermath of the huge corruption scandal that saw his predecessor Park Geun-Hye impeached and swept from power. Abe said he ...

by · U.S.
Off-duty law enforcement officer killed in freeway crash

Off-duty law enforcement officer killed in freeway crash

Authorities say an off-duty California sheriff's deputy was killed Friday morning when a bus carrying Tesla employees crashed into his auto east of San Francisco. Khin leaves behind a wife and four ch...

by · U.S.
Baton Rouge police 'acted properly' in man's death

Baton Rouge police 'acted properly' in man's death

The other officer assists in restraining Sterling. Edwards said his office coordinated closely with Amundson's office to make sure the DOJ's decision would be rolled out in an appropriate way that w...

by · U.S.
Deadly storms and flooding in US Midwest, South

Deadly storms and flooding in US Midwest, South

Two deaths were reported in Missouri , including a woman who drowned after rushing water swept away a vehicle. April lived up to its risky weather reputation with a little bit of everything this pa...

by · U.S.