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Syria chemical attack death toll now at 72; new strikes hit

Russia, which backs the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and has troops in Syria, is likely to veto the resolution. "These heinous actions by the Bashar al-Assad regime are a effect of the past administration's weakness and irresolution", h...

Mitch McConnell: GOP evening the score by using 'nuclear option' for Gorsuch

Knowing full well that the filibuster would likely lead to Republicans using the " nuclear option ", Leahy shared his struggle over his decision but ultimately said he "cannot vote exclusively to protect an institution", adding that he considers Am...

Redemption: Tar Heels take NCAA title over Gonzaga, 71-65

Everything else about the final minutes was finer for North Carolina than what transpired on this stage a year ago. He had zero field goals in two of the last three games, against West Virginia and SC. "I think they got the whole world behind them ...

Canada falls 2-0 to United States to open women's world hockey championship

Going into this game, everyone knew Noora Räty was an elite-level goalie. But, according to Team Canada head coach Laura Schuler, that's a risky way of looking at things - even if it's accurate. "All the lines are moving the puck well and getting s...

Health care defeat means GOP risks blame in '18 elections

Congressional leaders are in talks to make another attempt at passing the doomed American Health Care Act next week. But instead of atoning, the ultra-conservative agitators responded to Trump's words with gleeful taunting. What a difference from t...

Russian prosecutors move to block online calls for protests

Almost half of the current protesters, according to some participants in the demonstrations, would have been too young to join the hundreds of thousands of people who rallied in the center of Moscow in 2011 and 2012 as part of a then-unprecedented ...

Stephen King's IT Trailer Is Creepy As….

The film, of course, is based on the classic Stephen King novel of the same name. You didn't want to sleep anyhow. In the 2017 remake it's 26-year-old Swede Bill Skarsgård ( Hemlock Grove , The Divergent Series: Allegiant ) playing the shapeshif...

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Alfred Angelo Bridal Chain Reportedly Closing, Brides Scrambling

Plus, David's Bridal is also waiving their rush fees on alterations to ensure that you make it to your wedding day hemmed, tailored, and dressed to the nines-even with a tight ...

'Gandhi-style' Liu Xiaobo dies of advanced liver cancer

She did say, however, police were still investigating the booksellers' cases. A bill to change the address of the embassy from "3505 International Place" to "1 Liu Xiaobo Plaza...

Novak Djokovic retires from Wimbledon with arm injury

When Raonic opened up an early lead in the tiebreak it looked as though Federer might drop his first set of the tournament. Asked if he had considered taking time off during th...

What Is Net Neutrality And Why Should You Care?

If we take our hypothetical Trumpista ISP owner, they could make a site like Breitbart load in a flash, while the Washington Post is blocked - or not blocked, but throttled so ...

GOP health care plan hurts small business owners

Alabama now has 480,000 children on Medicaid , representing more than 40 percent of the state's kids, Ernest says . This plan was a huge financial safety net, and allowed me to ...

Sexton hardly surprised by Jordie Barrett's selection

The tour reaches its climax when Lions play the last of their 10 matches at Eden Park on Saturday, taking on the world champion All Blacks in a mouthwatering Third test to de...

US Prepared to Defend Against North Korean Attack, China Defends North Korea

Schiller noted the example of Russia's latest submarine-launched missile, the Bulava. North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un reportedly oversaw the launch and said the projectile was "a...

Be safe, smart with fireworks on holiday

Unless you're a professional, fireworks are illegal to set off in both OH and West Virginia, with the exception of sparklers and bang-snaps and other very small novelties. Exa...

Cities plan celebration to light up everybody's Fourth

Neenah - Tuesday, July 4 , 2017 at Riverside Park. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Steamboat Springs; steamboatchamber.com. For more information, visit www.orientyc.com . Feature...

Democrats' real problem is that Nancy Pelosi is their true face

When President Trump, for example, announced US withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord - a voluntary agreement that promised only to reduce the average global temperature by jus...

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Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela: Pelosi 'doesn't help our candidate

As long as the Democrats want to keep her at the top, I say to them, "Go for it". That's because they think she helps them win elections. Big donors to the party's congressiona...

White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

Rep. Tim Ryan , D-Ohio, on Thursday criticized Pelosi , saying that the Democratic brand is more toxic than Trump's , which he said has led to Democratic losses in electio...

Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

The 66-year-old was from Belleville , Illinois , a small city just across the Mississippi River from the city of St Louis, Missouri. The Daily Beast is reporting that Hodgkin...

Gergen: Special election victories show Trump could beat Dems in 2020

But it was demoralizing for Democrats, who also lost a special election in neighboring SC . The ultra-liberal House minority leader was featured in numerous GOP ads linking he...

Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses

Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses

Republican candidate for Georgia's 6th District Congressional seat Karen Handel declares victory during an election-night watch party Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in Atlanta. "A loss...

After Georgia, Republicans celebrating, Dems searching

The commander-in-chief then posted a third tweet , writing "Congratulations to Karen Handel on her big win in Georgia 6th". She became Georgia's first female Republican Cong...

In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

As U.S. Adds Troops in Afghanistan, Trump's Strategy Remains UndefinedLike past presidents, no clear definition of victory. Gingrich, a Trump ally and confidant, said he me...

Ward stuns Kovalev in eighth to defend titles

Ward stuns Kovalev in eighth to defend titles

Ward improved to 32-0 as he held onto 3 of the 4 major boxing belts in the 175-pound fight . And any efforts to generate buzz this week were dashed when Floyd Mayweather Jr. W...

Trump '100 Percent' Willing To Testify Under Oath About Comey Conversations

Trump '100 Percent' Willing To Testify Under Oath About Comey Conversations

Standing with the president of Romania, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partner, Trump at last confirmed his commitment to the alliance's mutual defense pact, Article 5, ut...