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Federal Judges Find That Texas Discriminated Against Minority Voters

Ed Espinosa, of Progress Texas, said in a statement: "Texas is one of the most diverse states in the nation, yet Republican-drawn maps were an indefensible ex...


DeMar DeRozan: Reeling Raptors will be "a different team" in Game 4

Bucks fans were about to feast on the worst playoff game the Raptors have ever played, and their hollers, taunts and all-out jubilation grew louder with each ...


Trump to order increased scrutiny of H-1B visa program

Donald Trump announced a new executive order directing government agencies to " buy American and hire American ", but immediately faced accusations of hypocri...


5 things to know about Tax Day: refunds are up, audits down

The organisers of "Tax March " wanted to call attention to Trump's refusal to disclose his tax returns, as his predecessors have done for over 40 years. A huge...


Trump Slams Former Presidents Clinton, Obama While Discussing North Korea Policy

The additional note that Trump didn't once refer to the North Korean leader by his name, referring to him only as "this gentleman", means that he most likely ...


Trump takes aim at Canada's dairy industry

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo previously signed a letter to Trump asking that he address Canada's "protectionist dairy tr...


Massive US bomb dead toll rise to 94

The GBU-43 bomb known as "Mother Of All Bombs" was dropped in Afghanistan targeting an Islamic State complex. The GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb is ...


Russian Federation relations may be at their worst, says Donald Trump

On his visit to Moscow, Mr Tillerson, a recipient of Russia's order of friendship, who knows the country well from his days as boss of ExxonMobil, tried to fix ...


North Korean test missile explodes on launch

Pacific Command said, hours before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was due in South Korea for talks on the North's increasingly defiant arms programme. "Let me a...


Syria president Assad says chemical attack a United States fabrication

The White House report, however, cited "a wide body of open-source material" and " social media accounts " from the area occupied by foreign-backed militants in...


Kashmir students clash with Indian troops; many injured

Mobile Internet services were also suspended as people had started uploading videos showing "atrocities" being inflicting on protesting students on social media...


OH police hunt for Facebook killer

As Cleveland police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation were searching for Stephens on Sunday, more than 300 tips poured into the department, police said. A...


Trump Signs Bill Letting States Block Some Abortion Provider Funding

The law signed Thursday by President Trump that allows state's to block federal funds for Planned Parenthood won't affect blue states like CT. The people unde...


Republicans Resort to 'Nuclear Option' in Gorsuch Confirmation. What Does that Mean?

Mitch McConnell invoked the "nuclear option", which changed "Senate rules from needing 60 votes to a 51-vote simple majority on Senate confirmation cloture, o...


Zapata strikes late as Milan salvage derby draw

After the allotted five additional minutes signalled by the fourth official had passed, Zapata turned home via the underside of the bar when Carlos Bacca flicke...


Xi, Trump discuss North Korea, Syria

Since Trump took office in January, he has been confronted by European allies who have fear his administration will go easy on Russian Federation. Recent rese...


Cops fired after videos surface of them punching and kicking motorist

Master Police Officer Robert McDonald , a 3-year veteran, was sacked Thursday after a video captured by a witness showed him kicking a handcuffed man. As we al...


Iran's Rouhani registers to run for re-election

Rouhani portrayed the deal as a newborn baby and hinted that his hard-line opponents were not fit to protect it, "Those who several times attempted to kill the ...


Iraqi forces recapture new neighborhood from IS militants

John Dorrian, spokesman for the USA -led coalition. About the USA -led coalition's coordination with Iraqi forces in Mosul operations, al-Alusi said: "Poor we...


Syria's Assad says Idlib chemical attack 'fabrication' - AFP interview

He also claimed the story was made up with the U.S. attack on a Syrian airbase in mind. In an interview with AFP , Assad said his forces could not have be...


Claire Foy among nominees as The Crown gets five Bafta nods

The nominations were announced by actors Andrew Buchan and Michaela Coel at Bafta's headquarters on Tuesday morning. Netflix's lavish "The Crown" received roy...


Not as warm, but still mild this afternoon with sunshine

There is still the possibility of a stray shower or thunderstorms Friday afternoon. Warmer still for Wednesday as highs get into the 70's and even low 80's ...


Rocket fired at Israel amid warnings of attack on tourists in Sinai

The IDF said security forces were sweeping the site of impact. "Sunday's blasts represent one of the episodes of the conflict between terror groups and the Eg...


Executions in China said to outpace world despite decline

Despite fewer executions, Iran and Pakistan remain in Amnesty's top five list, along with China , Saudi Arabia and Iraq. " China wants to be a leader on...


Brexit Talks to Prove Difficult, 'Confrontational' - EU Council Chief

European Council President Donald Tusk will send leaders of the other 27 member states his proposed negotiating guidelines for Brexit talks before presenting ...