A frustrated Trump lashes out at special counsel Mueller

Cllinton Emails Inspector General

President Donald Trump has elevated his simmering grievances to a boil against special counsel...


Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, March 21, the 80th day of 2018. There are 285 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On March 21, 1918, during World War I, Germany launched its Spring Offensive on the Western Front, hoping to break through the Allied lines before American...


Austin Police Department says it is working an "Officer Involved Shooting "; unclear if

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Austin Police Department says it is working an “Officer Involved Shooting “; unclear if connected to bombings.


Officer's response praised as school shooting ends quickly

Maryland School Shooting

GREAT MILLS, Md. (AP) — In the latest school shooting in America, the gunfire was over and done with in less than a minute.” This time, the shooter, a 17-year-old student, was killed. A 16-year-old girl, who authorities said had some type of relationship with the shooter, was critically injured and...


Facebook: A community like no other. Should you leave it?

Facebook To Leave Or Not

NEW YORK (AP) — Sure. Take that quiz about which hair-metal band is your spirit animal. Share a few snaps of your toddler at the beach and watch the likes pile up. Comment on that pointed political opinion from the classmate you haven’t seen since the Reagan administration. Just remember that your...


"Snacks" Norvell fires up low-key Gonzaga

NCAA-Gonzaga-Norvell Rise Basketball

Zach Norvell Jr. earned the nickname “Snacks” for his affinity for candy and chocolate. Gonzaga’s coaches picked up on it when Norvell’s father used the moniker during a visit, so Snacks followed the shooting guard to Spokane. Now Norvell is gobbling up opponents in the NCAA Tournament. Gregarious...


Authorities recover new clues after another Austin blast

Austin Bombings

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Investigators pursuing a suspected serial bomber in the Texas capital faced new threats along with the promise of valuable new leads as their attention shifted to a FedEx shipping center near San Antonio where a package exploded and the discovery of another, unexploded bomb...


Bombings send chill through hipster city of Austin

Austin Bombings Why Austin

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Suddenly, the “Keep Austin Weird” slogan doesn’t feel so fun anymore. The beloved local motto — repeated with equal pride by college students, self-proclaimed slackers, 20-something tech hotshots and high-priced lobbyists — isn’t supposed to apply to something as sinister as...


Complaint: 2 officers 'spooked' before 911 caller is shot

Police Shooting Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis police officer was charged Tuesday with murder and manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed Australian woman in July minutes after she called 911 to report a possible sexual assault behind her home. Officer Mohamed Noor turned himself in after a warrant was...


Democratic congressman holds narrow lead, GOP governor hangs on

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. Democratic Rep. Daniel Lipinski, a seven-term congressman often at odds with his party on social issues, held a razor-thin lead over his liberal challenger in the Illinois primary Tuesday night in a test of the establishment’s strength against insurgents. With 93...


Accuser's case against Trump moves forward

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. A judge ruled Tuesday that a former “Apprentice” contestant’s defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump may proceed, potentially allowing her lawyers to begin collecting evidence to support her claim that he forcibly kissed and groped her years ago. The...

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