• Hillary Clinton's email row rumbles on as Republicans press for new investigation
Hillary Clinton's email row rumbles on as Republicans press for new investigation

Representative Jason Chaffetz, the Republican chairman of the House committee, made it clear someone should be punished for Clinton's email use but struggled to come up with a compelling culprit. Comey said the cases draw some good contrast, especially because Petraeus lied to law enforcement and the classified information he had was found hidden ...

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  • Utah resident with Zika virus dies, first Zika-related death in US
Utah resident with Zika virus dies, first Zika-related death in US

Salt Lake County health officials say the patient, as yet unidentified, died at the end of June and had a Zika virus infection which contributed to her death. Earlier this year, the woman traveled to an area that was known to have Zika-infected mosquitoes. There have been 55 cases reported in Texas, all travel related , including 16 in Harris C...

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  • Pokemon Go Labelled 'Extremely Inappropriate' At US Holocaust Museum
Pokemon Go Labelled 'Extremely Inappropriate' At US Holocaust Museum

The Holocaust Museum is trying to remove itself from the game entirely. While a lot of players are getting more exercise because of the fun experience of the game, museum officials say that this is the wrong place to play it. The spokesperson added: "Technology can be an important learning tool, but this game falls far outside of our educationa...

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  • Froome disappointed to see Contador abandon Tour
Froome disappointed to see Contador abandon Tour

After a big climb early on, the stage flattened out to suit a breakaway win and there were few opportunities for the main contenders to potentially take time off of Froome - who leads fellow Brit Adam Yates by 16 seconds in the overall standings.

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  • South Korea to announce site of THAAD anti-missile system
South Korea to announce site of THAAD anti-missile system

Vincent Brooks, commander of United States forces in South Korea, said in a statement. Seongju is a town of 45,000 people, many of them grow yellow melons for a living. North Korea is believed to be in possession of some 1,000 ballistic missiles, and 85 percent are targeting South Korea , according to the South Korean military.

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  • Wynn involved in Raiders Las Vegas talks
Wynn involved in Raiders Las Vegas talks

The stadium, which could cost more than $2 billion, is now envisioned as a public-private partnership. The initial location of the stadium was a 42-acre site located at Koval Lane and Tropicana Avenue next to McCarran International Airport.

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  • Trump demands Ginsburg resign for criticizing him as unfit
Trump demands Ginsburg resign for criticizing him as unfit

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) appeared on CNN , asserting that her comments show bias. Lo and behold, the New York Times - the original source of at least some of Ginsburg's comments - seems to agree. "It's a very sensitive age for a girl. And that I think will reflect poorly not only on her but on the objectivity that we request and demand...

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  • Gingrich, Sessions To Meet With Trump In Indiana Wednesday
Gingrich, Sessions To Meet With Trump In Indiana Wednesday

The businessman is expected to unveil his VP pick before party leaders gather in Cleveland next week for the Republican National Convention. Trump also spoke Wednesday with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a short-list member who was in Washington , D.C., in his role as chair of Trump's transition effort.

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  • GOP Platform Changed to Match Key Trump Policies
GOP Platform Changed to Match Key Trump Policies

Donald Trump will have representation as the platform is finalized, Fallin said, but the platform is "driven by grassroots Republican people" who represent the party's "values and principles". NY delegate Annie Dickerson expressed outrage over the language , calling it "another poke in the eye to the gay community". "Platform fights are like th...

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  • Tim Duncan's letter to Spurs fans is heartwarming
Tim Duncan's letter to Spurs fans is heartwarming

Now, instead of making it an even 20 seasons played for his career, Tim Duncan, the face of the San Antonio Spurs dynasty, has opted to retire and leave approximately $6.3 million on the table. "I can still remember before his father passed away looking at me in the eye and saying that 'I'm going to hold you responsible to make sure that when he's ...

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  • How Did Berrien County Shooter Get His Hands On A Gun?
How Did Berrien County Shooter Get His Hands On A Gun?

A person has shot two bailiffs . ST. JOSEPH, Mich . (AP) - A jail inmate trying to escape from a western MI courthouse wrested a gun from an officer, killed two bailiffs and injured two more people before he was fatally shot by other officers, a sheriff said.

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  • Donald Trump meets with Mike Pence at governor's mansion
Donald Trump meets with Mike Pence at governor's mansion

Trump's three adult children took part in a meeting with the Pence family for about an hour Wednesday morning at the governor's home in Indianapolis. Trump had originally planned to fly back from IN with Pence following a rally Tuesday night, but his plane was grounded by mechanical issues, so Trump's kids flew to join them IN IN, another person ...

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  • Colorado wildfire forces evacuations of over 100 homes
Colorado wildfire forces evacuations of over 100 homes

Authorities say the men left a poorly extinguished campfire, smoldering as hot, dry winds whipped down from mountain peaks, that sparked the wildfire near Nederland on Saturday. Two first responders fighting a wildfire in Boulder County have continued working to save their neighbors' homes even after their own was destroyed by the blaze.

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  • Lawmaker accused of harassment to ask judge to block probe
Lawmaker accused of harassment to ask judge to block probe

State Rep. Jeremy Durham on Friday filed a lawsuit in which he claims the investigation violates the Tennessee Constitution and his right to due process. He repeatedly denied ever sending them, and had asked The Tennessean to see the messages. Durham, R-Franklin, stepped down as House majority whip in January and withdrew from the Republican ...

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  • Dallas Activists Try to Balance Solidarity With Police While Voicing Their Concerns
Dallas Activists Try to Balance Solidarity With Police While Voicing Their Concerns

On Monday night, a vigil was held for the police officers shot at the march in Dallas . "This is nothing more than an anti-gun police chief and an anti-gun Dallas mayor who are trying to use a tragedy, an utter tragedy that had nothing to do with open carry to push their political agenda and keep guns out of the hands of the American people", ...

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  • AMBER Alert issued for Smith Center child
AMBER Alert issued for Smith Center child

They may now be with a man traveling west from Kearney in a beige or tan four-door auto with Colorado tags. An AMBER Alert has been issued for a missing 2-year-old boy in northern Kansas. Walker Erikson is two years four months, and is described as white with blond hair. Walker T. Erickson was last seen at 406 E. Fourth Street about 2:15 p.m.

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  • Funerals Set For Five Slain Dallas Police Officers
Funerals Set For Five Slain Dallas Police Officers

A video of George W. Bush cheerfully dancing during Tuesday's memorial service for the slain Dallas officers has gone viral and we are all wondering: What is going on? At the Morton H Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas , Texas, a congregation gathered to honour the deceased police officers in a solemn ceremony but it is George's actions as peo...

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  • No SNP applause on Cameron's legacy at final PMQs
No SNP applause on Cameron's legacy at final PMQs

David Cameron is due to be replaced as prime minister by Mrs May. Mr Cameron used his final appearance at Prime Minister's Questions to dismiss suggestions he will look to take over as Top Gear host or England manager, joking they "sound even harder" than being PM.

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  • Transgender woman arrested for videotaping a teenager in Target fitting room
Transgender woman arrested for videotaping a teenager in Target fitting room

An affidavit of probable cause states the 18-year-old woman was trying on swimwear at the Target on 25th East when someone in an adjacent fitting room held an iPhone over the top of the barrier and began taking photos or a video recording.

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  • Donald Trump Slams Hillary Clinton For Talking Email On Dallas Shooting Day
Donald Trump Slams Hillary Clinton For Talking Email On Dallas Shooting Day

Clinton is considering several possible running mates, including Virginia Sen. "Liberal politicians who label police as racists - specifically Hillary Clinton and Virginia Lt. In the end, Sanford suggested that issue might be enough to tilt him to vote for Trump , something initially he didn't think he would do. Mike Pence says he would gl...

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