Pelosi teases ‘diversity office’ for Democrats’ new House majority

But she still faces no clear challenger to her power. Last week Pelosi opponents claimed to be at least 20-30 strong, which means the insurgency against her is at best losing steam. Several Democrats who have promised to vote against Pelosi did not s... More..

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'Blindingly obvious' that MBS ordered Khashoggi murder
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

'Blindingly obvious' that MBS ordered Khashoggi murder

The rest of the seven-minute audio allegedly includes verbal clashes, fighting and torture. In this photo taken on December 15, 2014, Jamal Khashoggi looks on at a press conference in the Bahraini capital M...More..

Shots fired near Mercy Hospital
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Shots fired near Mercy Hospital

It is now unknown if the suspected gunman was killed by officers or took his own life. The Chicago Fire Department called an emergency medical services Plan II and sent at least 10 ambulances to the scene. ...More..

United Kingdom leader fights back against critics amid Brexit upheaval
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

United Kingdom leader fights back against critics amid Brexit upheaval

EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says the 27 EU nations fully back the Brexit withdrawal agreement, which has come under vehement criticism in Britain. Leadsom told Sky News Saturday "there is still more t...More..

They weren’t Ayyappa devotees’: Kerala CM justifies police action in Sabarimala
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

They weren’t Ayyappa devotees’: Kerala CM justifies police action in Sabarimala

Hours after the Kerala police detained several protesters at Sabarimala temple , the Kerala High Court in an oral observation on Monday stated that police excess can not be permitted under the pretext of i...More..

Chris Watts to be sentenced Monday for killing pregnant wife, 2 daughters
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Chris Watts to be sentenced Monday for killing pregnant wife, 2 daughters

He also received 12-year sentences for three counts of tampering with a deceased human body. His hands were shackled at his waist and Watts wore an orange jumpsuit. During the conversation, Chris reportedly...More..

White House again threatens CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press credentials
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

White House again threatens CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press credentials

The White House argues that Acosta did not follow "basic standards" when he clashed with United States President Donald Trump at a news conference . Boutrous Jr. Judge Timothy J. Kelly ruled on Fifth Amend...More..

Betsy DeVos pitches new protections for students accused of sexual assault
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Betsy DeVos pitches new protections for students accused of sexual assault

Cynthia P. Garrett, co-president of a group called "Families Advocating for Campus Equality", said she's been pushing for numerous changes included in the latest proposal because they give students accused of ...More..

Allies rally to UK's May amid leadership woes over Brexit
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Allies rally to UK's May amid leadership woes over Brexit

Downing Street has maintained that Mrs May is determined to face down any challenge to her position, and she has vowed to "see through" her Brexit plans. "The proposition would be: 'So far we've failed, can we ...More..

US denies reaching a conclusion on responsibility for Khashoggi's death
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

US denies reaching a conclusion on responsibility for Khashoggi's death

The Saudi government has repeatedly changed its story on how Khashoggi died. The CIA's assessment , in which officials have said they have high confidence, is the most definitive to date linking Mohamm...More..

Trump Awards Medal Of Freedom To Babe Ruth, Elvis
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Trump Awards Medal Of Freedom To Babe Ruth, Elvis

White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said Trump used the process follow by previous administrations to settle on his group of honorees. "I wanted to hear the rest of the song, I don't know why the cut it so...More..

WashPo: DOJ Accidentally Reveals WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Has Been Charged
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

WashPo: DOJ Accidentally Reveals WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Has Been Charged

Trump denies there was any collusion and he lashed out at the special counsel's office on Thursday with new condemnations about how it is a "mess" and how the Justice Department is ignoring what he calls trans...More..

Michelle Obama Takes Dig At Trump’s Inauguration Crowd Size
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Michelle Obama Takes Dig At Trump’s Inauguration Crowd Size

Now that Obama isn't first lady , she can really "cut loose", argued Kimmel, and what better way to do that than by saying stuff that would have been taboo two years ago? Kimmel said. It was not all gloom ...More..

Fischer loses Senate Republican leadership contest | Nebraska
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Fischer loses Senate Republican leadership contest | Nebraska

Next in line for the GOP leadership hierarchy in the new Congress is Rep. Steve Scalise, the current No. 3 House Republican , who successfully vied for the position of minority whip in the new Congress. That's...More..

Trump says he's written answers to Mueller's questions himself
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Trump says he's written answers to Mueller's questions himself

Trump and his lawyers are preparing to send their answers to a set of written questions from Mueller about potential collusion with Russian Federation. That Trump's admission about Whitaker to The Daily Caller...More..

Judge orders White House to restore CNN reporter's access
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Judge orders White House to restore CNN reporter's access

CNN claimed that it and Acosta have a First Amendment right to the press pass. Earlier in the week, CNN and Acosta filed an emergency motion to have Acosta's press pass immediately reinstated as the co...More..

Mark Zuckerberg Tries Out Transparency as Yet Another Crisis Hits Facebook
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg Tries Out Transparency as Yet Another Crisis Hits Facebook

The report was likely timed to deflect attention from a recent New York Times investigation that detailed the social media giant's efforts to avoid blame after the Russian election interference controversy....More..

Saudi diplomat says prince not linked to murder
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Saudi diplomat says prince not linked to murder

Saudi Arabia's Attorney General has said the kingdom is seeking the death penalty for five people involved in the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi . The prosecutor's version of even...More..

Homeless man in $400,000 GoFundMe benefit arrested
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Homeless man in $400,000 GoFundMe benefit arrested

Reached Thursday morning, an attorney for McClure and D'Amico told ABC News, "We have no comment". More than 14,000 people donated, many inspired by the details like Mr Bobbitt instructing Ms McClure to lock ...More..

Rain & Snow Forecasted for Area
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Rain & Snow Forecasted for Area

Low around 50. South wind around 10 miles per hour becoming north after midnight. MONDAY/TUESDAY: Monday is going to be a wet, nasty day. The warm spell will be short-lived, as the mercury is due to swi...More..