• Rep. Tom Garrett condemns North Korea after Otto Warmbier's death
Rep. Tom Garrett condemns North Korea after Otto Warmbier's death

Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile defense system in South Korea, saying such deployment should be halted and revoked. Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee says the USA government should consider banning Americans from visiting North Korea.

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  • Baseball shooter had list of 6 names
Baseball shooter had list of 6 names

Hodgkinson left his home in Belleville, Ill., in March and drove to the Alexandria area, where he then lived in his auto at a YMCA across the street from the baseball field. Investigators said they still don't know exactly why Hodgkinson traveled to Alexandria or why he carried out the shooting. In media interviews, Hodgkinson's wife has noted th...

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  • Ron Johnson: 'Can't imagine' voting for a health care bill next week
Ron Johnson: 'Can't imagine' voting for a health care bill next week

Aides stress that the GOP plan is likely to undergo more changes in order to garner the 50 votes Republicans need to pass it. Democrats, of course, are complaining about the Senate's process, but they largely don't have the power to do anything about it.

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  • May says will consult widely on Brexit, but Britain will leave EU
May says will consult widely on Brexit, but Britain will leave EU

Davis gave Barnier an original, French-language account of an expedition to the Himalayas, while Barnier reciprocated with a traditional walking stick from his home region of Savoie. He added: "The United Kingdom has made a decision to leave the European Union , it is not the other way around". It is all a far cry from May 3, when May accused B...

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  • United States and China agree to cooperate to halt North Korea nuclear threat
United States and China agree to cooperate to halt North Korea nuclear threat

Trump tweeted ahead of Wednesday's talks that Beijing's efforts to sway Pyongyang weren't working. While China certainly wants to see a North Korea without nuclear weapons, it is "much more interested in maintaining the status quo and stability in the region", Bishop said .

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  • Trump Describes His Health Care Bill As
Trump Describes His Health Care Bill As "Mean"

Trump's criticism of a bill he once praised came as Senate Republican leaders attempt to redraft it. But scratch the surface and you can understand the hesitation and uncertainty coming out of Senate Republicans as it relates to the American Health Care Act .

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  • Wounded GOP Rep. Steve Scalise's condition improves to fair
Wounded GOP Rep. Steve Scalise's condition improves to fair

Scalise is now "beginning an extended period of healing and rehabilitation", the hospital said. Rep. Steve Scalise was shot June 14, 2017 in Alexandria, Virginia, a House colleague told CNN , in what sources are calling an apparent "deliberate attack".

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall with maximum sustained winds near 40 mph
Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall with maximum sustained winds near 40 mph

Louis area was killed on an Alabama beach when he was struck by a log that washed ashore. By 11 a.m. ET Wednesday, the storm was 170 miles southwest of Morgan City, La., and about 180 southeast of Galveston, Texas. TVA provides electricity to more than 9 million people in parts of seven southeastern states, along with flood control for the Tennes...

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  • Law on Offensive Trademarks Declared Unconstitutional
Law on Offensive Trademarks Declared Unconstitutional

Hail to the Redskins'. The disparagement clause violates the First Amendment's Free Speech Clause. But some anxious about what kinds of trademarks the government will now be forced to register. The band welcomed the ruling . Yesterday, in an opinion authored by Justice Alito , the Supreme Court handed Mr. Tam a decisive victory, holdi...

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  • Dick's Sporting Goods Inc Commo (DKS) Reached a New 52-Week High
Dick's Sporting Goods Inc Commo (DKS) Reached a New 52-Week High

Dicks Sporting Goods Inc now has $4.21 billion valuation. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $17.25 a share. Dick's Sporting Goods had a return on equity of 18.61% and a net margin of 3.57%. $974,642 worth of Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) was sold by CHIRICO EMANUEL . 32,166 are owned by Cantab Capital Ptnrs Llp. NuStar Energ...

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  • Forecast: Afternoon Showers May Darken The First Day Of Summer
Forecast: Afternoon Showers May Darken The First Day Of Summer

This afternoon's high will be in the mid 80s, and we will have a mix of sun and clouds because of a wobbly cold front that's been hanging out in the neighborhood. Highs will top out about 80 with rain chances at 40% through lunchtime and climbing to 80% by tonight . Wednesday: Sunshine, some clouds. Some storms could be strong to severe.

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  • Australia says to resume air strikes in Syria after Russian Federation threat
Australia says to resume air strikes in Syria after Russian Federation threat

Syrian government and allied troop. However, the Pentagon states that the Syrian jet had dropped bombs near USA partner forces involved in the fight to extract Raqqa from Islamic State (ISIS) control. Russian Federation entered Syria in 2015, claiming it meant to combat ISIS, but according to us military officials, helped shore up the Syrian...

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  • It's so hot in Phoenix, they can't fly planes
It's so hot in Phoenix, they can't fly planes

Hotter air is less dense, which reduces engine performance and can require lower takeoff weights and longer takeoff distances to produce lift . The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning and its Phoenix office has said 'heat of this magnitude is rare, unsafe and very possibly deadly'.

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy moving towards the Gulf Coast -NHC
Tropical Storm Cindy moving towards the Gulf Coast -NHC

A pickup truck was crushed by a falling tree in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., on Wednesday. Tropical Storm Cindy is churning slowly toward the Gulf Coast Wednesday, where millions of residents are bracing for heavy rain and potential flash flooding.

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  • Student Loan Servicer Navient Fights Back as States Eye Protections
Student Loan Servicer Navient Fights Back as States Eye Protections

Dr. Johnson's research focus is in the area of student loan indebtedness decision-making and other issues related to student loans. "He actually wrote the book on student loan debt and will bring a unique combination of CEO-level operating skills and an in-depth understanding of the needs and issues associated with student loan borrowers and thei...

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  • BUSINESS REPORT: Uber's Travis Kalanick forced out by investors
BUSINESS REPORT: Uber's Travis Kalanick forced out by investors

Uber board member and investor, Bill Gurley, tweeted about Kalanick's impact on the world. At the same time , Uber officials also announced that the company was adopting new policies to improve its workplace environment - including ones meant to help it fight sexual harassment and to change a corporate culture blamed for allowing workplace ...

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  • Trump to host Trump re-election fundraiser at Trump hotel
Trump to host Trump re-election fundraiser at Trump hotel

According to the campaign, the event is in support of Trump Victory, a joint fundraising committee of the Republican National Committee and Donald J. Weeks before Election Day in November, the Trump Organization completed a $200 million renovation of the government property, according to the AP.

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  • Republican's bill to repeal ObamaCare will have 'heart'
Republican's bill to repeal ObamaCare will have 'heart'

Trump's remarks were a surprising slap at a Republican-written House measure that was shepherded by Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and whose passage the president lobbied for and praised. The House-approved tax credits were tied to people's ages, a change the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said would boost out-of-pocket costs to many lower ear...

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  • Jeff Sessions hires private attorney
Jeff Sessions hires private attorney

Sessions hired Cooper after other senior White House officials and found outside counsel to deal with issues related to the investigation of Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 election. He withdrew his name in February, citing his concern after watching Sessions go through the confirmation process to become attorney general. Sessions recus...

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  • US Democrats look to future after dispiriting loss in Georgia election
US Democrats look to future after dispiriting loss in Georgia election

In over a decade leading House Democrats, into the majority and out again, Pelosi has beaten back all comers, including last fall when Democratic Rep. This wasn't just a Freudian slip, it was the worst breach of GOP protocol in recent memory. "There's still more that we need to do - we're not there yet and we've got a year and a half to figur...

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