Perkins says Gorsuch minimized the education schools must provide disabled children. "Judge Gorsuch's record indicates that he has the character, intellect, and experience to make an excellent addition to the U.S. That won't be easy, as Democrats... More..
The designation came as concerns about Pyongyang's chemical weapons have risen in the wake of revelations that the nerve gas VX was used in the killing of Kim Jong-nam, the estranged half brother of North Kor...More..
Malik Monk - a Lepanto native who played at Bentonville High School - scored 21 points for Kentucky , and Dominique Hawkins added 11. Ball finished with 10 points and eight assists in the loss as he was o...More..
However, he said, " compromise sometimes is hard, and this bill represents that". "I'm not going to let the NCAA run the state of Texas. The ticket takers, the housekeeping staff, and parking attendants work...More..
Gen. H.R. McMaster, but was overruled by US President Donald Trump after he appealed to White House advisers Stephen Bannon and Jared Kushner, Trump's Jewish son-in-law. Then, Spicer pivoted to a line he's used...More..
In Sunday's semifinal match between Spain's Jon Rahm and Bill Haas, Rahm hammered his tee shot a blistering 426 yards. The 22-year-old sunk an impressive 60-foot putt from the back fringe of the par 5 18th hole...More..
For almost a year, federal prosecutors probed donations to the campaign and the mayor's now-defunct political action committee. But the decision not to file charges, the statement said, came after weighing amon...More..
No other Supreme Court nominee has been successfully filibustered since Lyndon B. Johnson's administration. "Because the truth is, if a nominee can't get 60 votes, you shouldn't change the rules, you should c...More..
Federal Judge Theodore Chuang of Maryland specifically blocked the 90-day ban on immigration for citizens of six Muslim-majority countries. The order, Trenga wrote in his opinion, falls well within the presid...More..
The problem is, repealing the ACA will make insurance cost more for many people-and the people who see their premiums go down will see their other health care costs go up. The city of Fayetteville is celebrat...More..
Defense has been significant for Gonzaga throughout the season, something that bears out by the fact that it has held opponents to just 61.2 points per game , which ranks seventh in the nation. From there, the...More..
Another customer in the drive-thru line, reported to be a paramedic, rushed to the woman's assistance while a Miami-Dade Fire Rescue worker who had just walked into to the restaurant ran out to grab his partner...More..
If you don't know exactly how old your smoke alarms are, you should replace them just to be safe. More than 95 percent of US homes have at least one smoke detector installed inside them, but most homeowners...More..
Cummings said Trump "was clearly aware of the problem and he made it clear to us that he wanted to do something about it". Cummings rejected that claim and said he'd be happy to meet with the president. Cummi...More..
The Texas A&M Forest Service and the National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center forecast that winds, which help stoke the wildfires, will subside on Wednesday. The National Weather Service canceled a cr...More..
When he was told that he would be charged for the blanket, he said he wanted corporate's phone number. After landing, police officers and Federal Bureau of Investigation agents met with the flight crew and pa...More..
Barrington police responded to a Saturday morning call that an elderly woman was lying face-down in her driveway and discovered Martha Williams. The younger sister left the twins at some point before they fell,...More..
It was 89 degrees in Brandon at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. Authorities say a 2-year-old boy died after his half-sister left him inside her sports utility vehicle while she worked in a day care center near Tampa. We r...More..
Police in Philadelphia investigated vandalism Sunday at an old Jewish cemetery amid fears of rising anti-Semitism around the country. Police say scores of headstones have been vandalized at a Jewish cemeter...More..
Grinstead's cellphone was found inside her home and her auto was in the driveway, with $100 in the console and clay on the tires. Witnesses last saw Grinstead at a beauty pageant, then at a co-worker's barbec...More..
He also faces charges of possession of child pornography and civil lawsuits from more than 30 complainants. All three accused Nassar, a volunteer team doctor for USA Gymnastics for nearly three decades before h...More..
Tillman was not the only one to see what was happening but she turned out to be the only one to react. "It was something that went through my soul", Williams-Tillman said, adding that she didn't hesitate befo...More..
Buses are running, but schools are closed. You touch his face more often than you realize, and Monday is the day we honor our country's first president. Washington should have a standalone holiday and if th...More..
Corina said police believe the suspect is a gang member. Piper and Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell attributed Boyer's death to Assembly Bill 109 , known as Realignment, and to Proposition 47, whic...More..
Hundreds of people have been evacuated from their homes, more than 300 flights into LA have been disrupted, and a number of potentially deadly sinkholes have open up along the roads, swallowing cars. The heav...More..
He has said , during his candidacy that he would "repeal and replace" the law with "something far better". Currently, the federal government pays the full cost of a state's expansion in the first three years b...More..
Pruitt is perhaps the most controversial appointment in the history of the EPA - the Oklahoma attorney general has spent years fighting the role and reach of the organisation he now heads. Scott Pruitt , the ne...More..
El Paso County Attorney Jo Anne Bernal said at a news conference Thursday that while ICE officials continue to highlight the criminal history of Gonzalez, they have failed to address the issue of agents goi...More..
They hadn't been seen since Sunday. Ashley Mead and her daughter, Winter, were reported missing in Colorado earlier this week when Ashley did not show up to work. Cordingly declined to say how Mead is believe...More..
Benjamin McDowell , a 29 year old Myrtle Beach , South Carolina man with white supremacist ties was arrested on Wednesday after investigators say the man planned to execute a Dylan Roof style attack. In a ...More..
Puzder's confirmation hearing was scheduled for Thursday. His hearing before the Senate was set to begin tomorrow, a date that had been postponed four times because Puzder had not submitted his ethics p...More..
According to police, Lavontay and the man were both hit in the head by bullets. Police say the man who died here at the scene is a document a gang member and it was a targeted shooting. The man was a passenge...More..
Etan's story has always been famous in New York City and nationwide: In 1979, on the first day his parents allowed him to walk to the bus stop by himself, he disappeared along the way. "The Patz family has wait...More..
Reds manager Bryan Price has already announced the plan is for Jose Peraza to be the starting second baseman going into the season. This was (at least) the second time Phillips had invoked his 10-and-5 rights...More..
An arrest warrant and hefty reward was issued through Interpol on Thursday night for his alleged role in an worldwide scandal involving Odebrecht, a construction conglomerate from Brazil. Toledo served as presi...More..
In Calhoun's place, the dormitory will be now be named for Grace Murray Hopper , a computer scientist who received two mathematics degrees from Yale in the 1930s. "Calhoun's principles, his legacy as an ardent...More..
Several inches of snow will fall an hour in some areas. White flakes already are falling in parts of New Jersey. This won't be a record-breaking snowstorm, but will bring a healthy dose of snow to Maine's l...More..
Democrats raised concerns Friday about immigration enforcement actions in recent days - though immigration officials say that only routine actions targeting criminals were underway. There are reports that ICE t...More..
In other words, even though annual snowfall has trended downward in many areas, the snow that does fall tends to come in bigger installments. At major airports stretching from Philadelphia to Boston , hundred...More..
José F. Anderson writes that nominees to the Supreme Court should show a capacity for deciding cases that goes beyond the ideology of the president who nominated him or her. The class action waiver dispute, on...More..
The approval had been held up for months amid objections from the Standing Rock Sioux, whose reservation abuts the lake. In December, the US Army Corps of Engineers chose to halt final-stage construction of the...More..
When it comes to health care, it seems that President Trump is learning that same lesson. "We're going to be submitting, as soon as our secretary is approved, nearly simultaneously , shortly thereafter, a pl...More..
Early Sunday, a federal appeals rejected the Department of Justice's request to immediately restore the ban , which a federal district court in Seattle had blocked on Friday . "The answer is none", Judge Ro...More..
Michel Cadot, Paris's police chief, said the man cried out "Allahu Akbar!" and was suspected to have been trying to carry out a terrorist attack. Trump's administration did acknowledge the attack - when P...More..
DeVos's lack of experience with public schools will make it hard for her to fully understand, identify and assist with those challenges", Ms. Collins said . That is the final step in the confirmation process, ...More..
Murkowski, a Republican, said she heard from "truly thousands" of Alaskans concerned about Trump's selection of Betsy DeVos to lead the Department of Education. She also couldn't answer questions on basic educa...More..
One distinct possibility is for the government to find new ways to grant exemptions from the law's unpopular requirement that people who remain uninsured pay fines, if deemed able to afford coverage. Though the...More..
Air Force satellite, f rom Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at approximately 7:42 p.m. During the $1.2 billion mission, the missile will track a wide area of the Earth in search o...More..
Sessions told Patrick Leahy of Vermont that he believes grabbing a woman's genitals without her consent is sexual assault and told Senator Richard Blumenthal of CT that he would consider appointing an independe...More..
Pompeo was a vocal member of the partisan House committee set up to investigate the deadly attack on a US diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012, which occurred while Hillary Clinton was secretary of st...More..