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Washington Free Beacon - 19 hours agoTrump: It Would Be a Very, Very Sad Day for Republicans if Pelosi Steps Down
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Washington Free Beacon - 19 hours agoTrump Explains Why He Wanted Comey to Think He May Have Taped Their Conversations
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Washington Free Beacon - 19 hours agoFreighter Was On Autopilot When It Hit U.S. Destroyer
The deadly collision between a U.S. destroyer and a container ship June 17 took place while the freighter was on autopilot, according to Navy officials.
Washington Free BeaconReport: Ship Was on Autopilot When It Hit US Destroyer
Fox News - 19 hours agoWeekly wrap-up: Cindy batters southern US; Wildfires explode amid extreme heat in Southwest
Dangerous heat swelled in the United Kingdom and southwestern United States while Tropical Storm Cindy barreled across the South.
Fox News - 19 hours agoDry, cool air to sweep across southern US in Cindy's wake
Areas of the southern United States dealing with the aftermath of Cindy will get a break from hot, humid and stormy conditions by the end of the weekend.
Washington Times - 15 hours ago1.4 million illegals working under stolen Social Security numbers: Audit
Most illegal immigrants who pay taxes have stolen someone else's legal identity, and the IRS doesn't do a very good job of letting those American citizens and illegal immigrants know they're being ...
Washington Times - 15 hours agoUnited States 'moving in an authoritarian direction' under Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders says
Sen. Bernie Sanders said Tuesday he fears the United States is drifting toward authoritarianism under President Trump. Speaking at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Mr.
Washington Times - 15 hours agoVermont punts on marijuana legalization bill after garnering support of Senate, Gov. Phil Scott
Lawmakers in Vermont snuffed a revived bid to legalize recreational marijuana Wednesday, slashing the state's odds of soon becoming the ninth in the nation with legal weed.
Washington Times - 15 hours agoBowe Bergdahl's lawyers seek to know if jurors voted for Donald Trump
Potential jurors for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's court-martial in October may be forced to tell lawyers if they voted for President Trump. Comments made by Mr.
Washington TimesBergdahl's Lawyers Cannot Ask Jurors If They Voted for Trump
Washington Times - 22 hours agoOtto Warmbier funeral: Mourners gather to remember student detained in North Korea
WYOMING, Ohio (AP) Hundreds of mourners gathered Thursday to celebrate the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned ...
Washington Times - 22 hours agoJust 4 percent of Americans say the news media favors Donald Trump: poll
"Voters are still critical of the news coverage President Trump is getting and continue to believe most reporters are out to get him," says a new Rasmussen Reports survey released Thursday.
Washington Times - 22 hours agoCar crashes leap in states with legalized marijuana: Study
DENVER Insurance claims for car crashes have jumped since recreational marijuana was legalized in Colorado, Washington and Oregon, spurring concerns about traffic safety as more drivers take to the ...
Washington Times - 22 hours agoFBI never contacted Wasserman Schultz after DNC breach, former chairwoman claims
The former chair of the Democratic National Committee said Wednesday that the FBI never contacted her after Russian hackers breached the DNC's computer networks prior to last year's presidential ...
Washington Times - 22 hours agoHigh winds, rain disrupts travel in Germany; 1 man killed
BERLIN (AP) - High winds and driving rain hit northern Germany on Thursday, killing one person, shutting down major train lines and grounding some planes.
Washington Times - 22 hours agoAmor Ftouhi, Canadian, charged; Michigan airport stabbing investigated as terrorist act
FLINT, Mich. (AP) A Canadian man from Tunisia shouted in Arabic before stabbing a police officer in the neck at a Michigan airport, and referenced people being killed overseas during the attack ...
Washington Times - 22 hours agoCensus: U.S. growing older and more racially diverse
WASHINGTON (AP) The United States is growing older and more ethnically diverse, a trend that could put strains on government programs from Medicare to education, the Census Bureau reported Thursday.
Washington Times - 15 hours agoJudge blocks Homeland Security move to deport 100 criminal iraqis
A federal court halted the deportation of more than 100 Chaldean Christians that Homeland Security had been poised to send back to their home in Iraq, as a judge dealt yet another blow to President ...
Washington Times - 15 hours agoDonald Trump considers solar panels on border wall
President Trump took a further step back this week from his pledge to force Mexico to pay for the border wall, instead saying he is considering sticking solar panels on top of the fence and selling ...
Washington Times - 15 hours agoCybercriminals responsible for $1.3 billion in reported losses last year: FBI
The FBI's cybercrime office received nearly 300,000 complaints in 2016 totaling losses of more than $1.3 billion, up nearly a quarter from a year before, the agency said Thursday.
Washington Times - 15 hours agoGrizzly bears to be removed from federal endangered-species list
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announcedThursdaythat the grizzly bears of Yellowstone National Park will be removed from the endangered-species list this summer, describing the population's recovery ...
Washington Times - 15 hours agoSupreme Court limits government's ability to strip citizenship
The government cannot strip citizenship from someone who lied during their application process if the false statement wasn't central to their claim for immigration benefits, the Supreme Court ruled ...
Washington Times - 15 hours agoMeeting over streets named for Confederate generals ends with five arrests in Florida
Five people were arrested during a city council meeting in Hollywood, Florida, on Wednesday amid a debate surrounding the potential renaming of several local streets currently honoring Confederate ...
Washington Times - 15 hours agoSupreme Court could reveal action on travel ban at any time
WASHINGTON (AP) The Supreme Court has almost certainly decided what to do about President Donald Trump's travel ban affecting citizens of six mostly Muslim countries.
Washington Times - 15 hours agoPlanned Parenthood's role in Georgia race for House raises ethical questions
Planned Parenthood may poor-mouth when its government funding is on the line, but that hasn't stopped the abortion giant from spending lavishly on politicians who promise to keep the taxpayer dollars ...
Washington Times - 15 hours agoHouse probing whether Trump campaign received hacked voter records: Reports
The House Intelligence Committee is said to be investigating whether individuals affiliated with President Trump's 2016 campaign received stolen voter data obtained by election hackers during last ...
Washington Times - 15 hours agoFerguson settles with Michael Brown's family for $1.5 million, city attorney says
ST. LOUIS (AP) The insurance company for the city of Ferguson, Missouri, paid $1.5 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit filed by Michael Brown's parents, the city attorney said Friday.
Washington Times - 15 hours agoRegan Nichols, doctor who prescribed 'horrifyingly excessive' amount of opioids, charged with murder
A Oklahoma doctor accused of prescribing a "horrifyingly excessive" amount of opioid painkillers was charged with murder Friday in connection with the deaths of five patients.
Washington Times - 15 hours agoDOJ says Texas' anti-sanctuary city law does not violate the Constitution
The Justice Department on Friday backed Texas in its defense of an anti-sanctuary city law the state passed this year, arguing that the law does not violate the Constitution.
Washington Times - 15 hours agoU.K. 'wants a way out' of Julian Assange deadlock, Ecuador says
Britain wishes to resolve the international impasse surrounding WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange more than five years after he sought asylum inside Ecuador's embassy in London, Quito's foreign ...
Washington Times - 15 hours agoForeign student population in U.S. grows to 1.2 million
Nearly 1.2 million foreign students are living and studying at schools in the U.S., Homeland Security reported Friday, with the vast majority of those coming from Asia.
Daily Caller - 19 hours agoWashington Holds Guam Back, Despite Not Knowing Where It Is
Bad policy is preventing high-paying jobs from coming to the U.S. territory.
Daily Caller - 19 hours ago*It* Persisted: An Explanation For Division In America
Arts and entertainment must, as they have done for decades, provide an escape from the constraints and complaints of public policy.
Daily Caller - 19 hours agoLeaked HHS Interim Final Rule Proves Womens Rights And Conscience Can Coexist
The HHS must publish this rule to ensure that religious organizations and family businesses can live according to their beliefs.
Daily Caller - Jun 23, 2017Bernie Claims Trump Is Turning America Into A Dictatorship
'Our country is moving in an authoritarian direction and the very nature of American democracy is under attack'
Daily Caller - Jun 23, 2017Critic Says Trudeau Whitewashing History By Renaming Building
'Fifty years from now...some of the decisions we made today...might look pretty stupid.'
Daily Caller - 19 hours agoTaxpayer-Funded Professor: White, Rich, Clueless Otto Warmbier Got Exactly What He Deserved
'Young, white, rich, clueless white males routinely get away with raping women'
Daily Caller - 19 hours agoSenior Obama Official On Handling Of Russia Hacks: We Sort Of Choked
'The hardest thing about my entire time in government to defend'
Daily Caller - 14 hours agoWill Kevin Brady Punish Investors With Tax Reform?
Ending carried interest is 'nothing short of a massive tax increase that would damage the economy' and private investment.
Daily Caller - 14 hours agoAmerica Bans Imports Of Brazilian Beef After Unsafe Meat Found
Officials found millions of pounds of unsafe Brazilian beef since March
Daily Caller - 14 hours agoWhistleblowers Celebrate New VA Accountability Legislation, But Worry It May Be Used To Target Them
'Moving forward, the toxic culture at the VA will hopefully begin to correct itself'
NewMax - 20 hours agoJames Corden: Trump's Our Leader, Can All the Probe 'Stuff'
James Corden told his "Late, Late Show" audience that President Donald Trump is now the nations leader and urged the news media to can all the Russian probe stuff and instead focus on Trumps actions.
NewMax - 16 hours agoMexico Is World's 2nd Deadliest, Per Trump, Citing Disputed Data
President Donald Trump says Mexico is the "second deadliest country in the world," citing the drug trade as the probable cause but the numbers tell a different story, Business Insider reported.
NewMax - 16 hours agoHawking: 'Powerful Beam of Light' Could Help Humans Colonize Next Star System
Stephen Hawking says as humans explore other worlds to inhabit, they may need to get there on "a powerful beam of light."In remarks this week at Starmus, an arts and science festival in Norway, ...
NewMax - 16 hours agoIDT Corp CIO: 'World Not Ready' for Cyber Attack That May Already Be in Our Systems
Ransomware using cyberweapons stolen from the National Security Agency struck a New Jersey conglomerate April 29 - setting off alarms with its global chief information officer that future attacks ...
NewMax - 16 hours agoCanada's Trudeau: Trump Listens But Twitter Puts a 'Wrinkle' in Diplomacy
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday there is no question President Donald Trump's Twitter habit puts a "new wrinkle in international diplomacy.
NewMax - 20 hours agoCNN's Acosta: 'Government Doesn't Want You to See, Hear What They're Doing'
CNN's senior White House correspondent Jim Acosta on Thursday lashed out at the Trump administration restrictions at a press briefing on Senate Republicans' healthcare bill angrily tweeting "your ...
NewMax - 20 hours agoNext Great Tech Breakthrough: Radio Powered by Sweat
According to New Scientist magazine, new biofuel cell technology has developed a flexible skin patch with enzymes that replace the precious metals normally used in radio batteries and feed off sweat ...
NewMax - 20 hours agoPrince Harry: King? Queen? None of Us Really Wants the Title
Prince Harry suggested when it comes to being king or queen, there is no one in the British monarchy who really wants either title.
NewMax - 20 hours agoKushner Meets With Netanyahu, Abbas to Seek Path to Solution
Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's adviser and son-in-lawn held separate talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in an effort to renew peace ...
NewMax - 16 hours agoSniper's Longest Kill Shot Ever 2-Plus Miles Halts ISIS Attack
A Canadian sniper in Iraq recorded the longest kill shot in history from more than two miles away by picking off an ISIS militant and disrupting an attack on friendly forces.
NewMax - 16 hours agoJohnny Depp's Trump Assassination Joke Thuds Online
Johnny Depp cracked a President Donald Trump assassination joke to a laughing festival crowd in England on Thursday night and received a strong backlash on social media.
NewMax - 16 hours agoCharles Koch: GovtOverreach Harms 'Ability to Perform Basic Functions'
When the federal government takeson too many tasks, it harms its ability to handle basic needs of citizens, says Republican mega donor Charles Koch.
NewMax - 16 hours agoCounterterrorism Director: Al-Qaida Still Top Threat to US
The director of the National Counterterrorism Center said Thursday that al-Qaida remains the number one terrorism threat to the United States, despite the increased media focus on the Islamic State.
NewMax - 16 hours agoWSJ/NBC Poll: US Voters Want Dems to Take Back Congress
Democrats are stinging from defeats in recent special elections in conservative House districts, but the party has one advantage nationally more voters want Democrats controlling Congress than ...
Washington Free Beacon - 19 hours agoCedric Richmond Refuses Three Times to Answer if Pelosi Should Stay on as House Democratic Leader
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Washington Free Beacon - 19 hours agoNY Jets Owner Officially Nominated as Ambassador to UK
President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated New York Jets owner Woody Johnson to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom.The post NY Jets Owner Officially Nominated as Ambassador to UK ...
Washington Times - Jun 22, 2017Teenage sexual activity is down, but contraception is up: Study
New federal data show that fewer teens are having sex, but those who do are using contraception more often to avoid pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases.
Washington Times - Jun 22, 2017Donald Trump to help Senate with health care bill vote
President Trump may be called upon once again to deliver support for a Republican health care bill as the Senate angles for a vote next week. For weeks, Mr.
Washington Times - Jun 22, 2017ACLU sues D.C. police for excessive force, false arrests
The District of Columbia's ACLU branch announced Wednesday that it has filed a lawsuit against the Metropolitan Police Department, alleging that officers used excessive force and illegally arrested ...
Washington Times - Jun 22, 2017Coptic Christians in America watch Egypt situation anxiously
The Starbucks in the heart of George Mason University's Fairfax campus is an ocean away from his ancestral homeland, but the images sent from his 76,000 Facebook followers provide a stark and ...
Washington Times - Jun 22, 2017Paris climate goals attainable without U.S. government involvement
Even as President Trump was withdrawing the U.S. from the Paris climate deal, environmentalists and former President Barack Obama said it didn't matter, and the U.
Washington Times - Jun 22, 2017House Democrats demand White House explain why Jared Kushner's security clearance is not suspended
A group of House Democrats have asked the White House to explain why security clearance for President Trump's son-in-law and senior advisor Jared Kushner was not suspended after reports emerged ...
Washington Times - Jun 22, 2017Eric Schneiderman, New York attorney general, scours social media to sue pro-life protesters
The New York attorney general says Kenneth Griepp was 15 feet from an abortion clinic. He went to federal court this week to try to push him an extra foot away.
Daily Caller - Jun 22, 2017UK Man Sentenced To 20 Months For Anti-Muslim Posts On Facebook
Police encourage citizens to turn in others for offensive social media posts.
Daily Caller - Jun 22, 2017COULTER: The Left Has One More Argument: Kill Them All!
Liberal aggression has ratcheted up dramatically since the dawn of Trump, but violence from the left is nothing new.
Daily Caller - Jun 22, 2017Gohmert: Anti-GOP Shooter Was Conditioned By Medias Hate-Filled Propaganda
Also takes aim at Obama-era DOJ holdovers after FBI refuses to call shooting terrorism
Daily Caller - Jun 22, 2017Warmbier Death And Scalise Shooting Expose Callousness Of The Establishment Media
Think it's just about politics and not skin color? Guess again.
Daily Caller - Jun 22, 2017Pyongyangs High-Stakes Game Of Chicken With The Entire World
The North Korean government is playing a high stakes game that they can't win.
Daily Caller - Jun 22, 2017Trey Gowdy Says Its Ironic Dems Complain About Hacking They Didnt Want Investigated
'There may be something else on that server that they didn't want law enforcement to see'
Daily Caller - Jun 22, 2017University Of Toronto To Host Segregated Commencement For Black Students
'We wanted to take a moment because of the different forms of adversity they've had to face...'
Daily Caller - Jun 22, 2017Afternoon Mirror: A Dumb CNN Producer Psychoanalyzes Me On Twitter
Quote of the Day: You know what everyone needs to do right now is shut the fuck up. Matt Negrin, The Daily Show. Washington journo gets unexpected therapy from a homeless man A homeless man just ...
NewMax - Jun 22, 2017Medicaid for All: Bold Rx for What Ails the US Healthcare System?
Could Medicaid for all could offer an antidote for Obamacare? Some experts believe such a plan could sidestep the fractious political debate over repealing and replacing Obamacare, significantly ...
NewMax - Jun 22, 2017NYT: Senate Abortion Provision Problematic for Both Parties
Abortion language from the Senate healthcare bill might be cut so Republicans can expedite its passage and avoid a filibuster, The New York Times reported.
NewMax - Jun 22, 2017Immigration Authorities Use High-Tech Tools to Enforce Laws
The Trump administration has embraced technology developed and pioneered under the past two presidents when it comes to catching illegal aliens in the United States.
NewMax - Jun 22, 2017Spicer: Publicity-Hungry Reporters Want to 'Become YouTube Stars'
White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Wednesday defended a recent press conference held off-camera and with audio recording barred.
NewMax - Jun 22, 2017Bloomberg: Media Companies Are 'Getting Sick'of Facebook
Facebook's efforts to build a library of high-end original videos are getting a shrug from some outlets that are reportedly sick of the way the company has treated them.