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Emboldened Dems look ahead to next fight

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 11:01
Rep. Mark Walker, chairman of a conservative group in the House called the Republican Study Committee, predicted Friday would be a "good moment" for Democrats.

Teen blogger granted US asylum

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 11:00
The United States granted asylum to teen blogger Amos Yee, who has been jailed twice in his native Singapore for critical views on religion and politics.

Bernie Sanders: Dems should get credit for killing AHCA

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 03:51
Sen. Bernie Sanders and President Donald Trump seem to agree on one thing when it comes to the failure of the GOP health care bill: Blame the Democrats.

Ex-Penn State president convicted in Sandusky case

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 03:23
The man who ran Penn State amid allegations that assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was molesting young boys may now face jail time.

Plane crashes into Georgia house

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 02:12
A private plane crashed into a residence in an Atlanta suburb Friday night, but the people inside the home got out safely, authorities said.

Opinion: GOP, you need to make friends with Dems

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 01:46
Republicans' embarrassing flub of Obamacare repeal effort makes plain the problem of shutting out Democrats, and putting the GOP agenda at the mercy of party extremists, writes Errol Louis.

Keystone XL Pipeline is not a done deal, here's what's ahead

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 21:56
President Donald Trump's administration officially issued a permit on Friday that approves construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline, fulfilling a campaign promise to complete the controversial oil pipeline.

'Pizzagate' shooting suspect pleads guilty

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 21:52
The North Carolina man who police say fired an assault rifle in a Washington, DC, pizzeria while investigating an online conspiracy theory known as "Pizzagate" pleaded guilty Friday to gun charges in federal court.

MS-13 gang member arrested in 2-year-old's sexual assault

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 21:26
An MS-13 gang member who has been removed from the US four times and is originally from El Salvador pleaded not guilty Thursday to stabbing two women and sexually assaulting a two-year-old girl in Long Island, officials told CNN.

Failing at health care: A presidential tradition

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 21:08
"The test of a first-rate intelligence," F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote, "is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function." Maybe so. But that doesn't explain how so many Americans adore their Medicare but still express bitter hatred for government intervention in health care.

Residents called to help solve teen's sexual assault on Facebook Live

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 20:16
Chicago activists and neighbors of a teenage girl whose sexual assault was broadcast on Facebook Live are urging the community to identify the suspects.

Police looking for goose on the loose

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 20:05

PD: Taxi driver beat up Miami tourist

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 19:05

What could change under the AHCA

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 18:50

Team of blind students battling in robotics competition

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 16:48
What do you do when you're a student and you want to compete in robotics competitions -- and you're blind? Well, you go to the dark side, of course.