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Carrie Underwood's 2017 CMT Music Awards Dress Is So Sparkly & Fabulous

Carrie Underwood , left, and Keith Urban perform "The Fighter" at the CMT Music Awards at Music City Center on June 7, 2017, in Nashville , Tenn. CMT Music Awards (8/7c, CMT): Charles Esten mo...

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James Comey testimony: Three important takeaways from Comey's opening statement

James Comey testimony: Three important takeaways from Comey's opening statement

You can read the full testimony from Comey, which was released by the Senate Intelligence Committee . The former Federal Bureau of Investigation boss - who Trump abruptly fired last month - said...

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Thiem stuns Djokovic, sets date with Nadal in French Open semis

Not to win a big tournament, it hasn't happened for a couple of years. "He was definitely the better player on the court today", he added. Former French Open runner-up Simona Halep staged a remar...

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Hawaii Rebuffs Trump, Adopts Paris Agreement Goals Anyway

Hawaii Rebuffs Trump, Adopts Paris Agreement Goals Anyway

Hawaii's governor has signed a bill that adopts goals of the Paris climate agreement , despite President Trump's announcement last week that the U.S.is pulling out of the global accord. Scient...

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Application Now Available for State's Excelsior Scholarship

Application Now Available for State's Excelsior Scholarship

It is important to know that the Excelsior Scholarship will only be applied to that part of a student's tuition bill that is not covered by other financial aid packages or scholarships earned by the s...

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Democrats furious at evasive answers at hearing

The hearing includes Mr. Coats, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe , National Security Agency Director Adm. Mike Rogers and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and was nominally called to d...

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Michigan House passes bills on concealed pistol licenses

Michigan House passes bills on concealed pistol licenses

The bill would allow people 18 years and older to carry a concealed gun without a permit and without training. "These criminals will no longer have an advantage over our law-abiding citizens", Mil...

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Detroit to honor LGBT Pride Month with flag raising at Hart Plaza

Detroit to honor LGBT Pride Month with flag raising at Hart Plaza

Kurta, a career federal government executive who is filing in as undersecretary of defense for personnel and readiness. "When almost 90% of Americans know someone who is LGBT, when hundreds of cities ...

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Sessions reportedly offered to resign as tensions rise with Trump

Sessions reportedly offered to resign as tensions rise with Trump

Sessions said he was acting in his capacity as a senator in those meetings and not as a Trump campaign surrogate, but nevertheless concluded he should not be involved in any investigation having to d...

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Bombing in western Afghanistan kills 7

The Taliban has steadily expanded its reach since USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces formally concluded their combat mission at the end of 2014 and transitioned to a support and count...

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Jeff Sessions suggested he could resign amid rising tension with President Trump

Jeff Sessions suggested he could resign amid rising tension with President Trump

The news of a rift between Trump and the attorney general comes just before former FBI Director James Comey will testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday. "Right, and I think the s...

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What you need to know about FBI nominee Christopher Wray

According to the book, "Angler" which examined Dick Cheney's vice presidency, Wray stopped Comey to relay a message: "Look, I don't know what's going on, but before your guys all pull the rip cords, p...

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Contractor held in leak aired views online

The US Government Agency conducted an internal audit to determine who accessed the intelligence reporting since its publication. "They're going after a low-level government employee". The NSA leak cam...

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Senate clears way for new sanctions on Iran

Senate clears way for new sanctions on Iran

According to officials, 12 people have been martyred and 42 others were wounded in the two incidents. IS released a video of the attackers from inside the building via its Amaq propaganda agency - ...

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Trump chooses Christopher Wray for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

He now works at a law firm, King & Spalding where he works as a litigation partner in the firm's Washington and Atlanta offices and also chairs the Special Matters and Government Investigations Prac...

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NASA picks 12 new astronauts from crush of applicants

The new astronauts will report to the USA space agency's Johnson Space Center in Houston in August to begin their two-year training in spacecraft systems, spacewalking skills, teamwork, Russian ...

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White House Pushes Back After Reporter Asks Where Spicer Is

White House Pushes Back After Reporter Asks Where Spicer Is

Earlier on Monday, Trump was criticized by liberal media for tweeting about the mayor of London's ideas on combating terrorism. American Urban Radio Networks' April Ryan asked Sanders where...

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Trump's Allies Plan to Treat Comey Like a Political Opponent

We need to start fighting back. By 63 to 20 percent, more independents say Trump fired Comey to protect himself rather than for the good of the country. He is a good guy. "I am not prepared to go do...

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Nikki Haley: The US won't let the UN 'bully' Israel anymore

While Haley has escalated those criticisms since becoming Washington's United Nations ambassador, her Tuesday speech was mild compared to past remarks, including an assault she levelled in a June 2 ...

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Trump to nominate ex-Justice Department official to lead Federal Bureau of Investigation

Trump's announcement comes one day before former FBI Director James Comey, whom Trump fired last month, is set to testify in a bombshell hearing before the Senate. With a strong law enforcement backgr...

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Donald Trump names his pick for next Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Bush's administration, to head the Federal Bureau of Investigation . Mr Wray worked for the Justice Department under President George W Bush. His position included leading investigations into corp...

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Twitter Users, Blocked by Trump, Cry Censorship

Twitter Users, Blocked by Trump, Cry Censorship

Asked whether Trump's tweets constituted official statements, Spicer said , "The president is the president of the United States so they're considered official statements by the president of the ...

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Seven die in attacks on Iranian parliament and mausoleum

Seven die in attacks on Iranian parliament and mausoleum

Proxy battles between these two groups are playing out in Syria and Iraq, where Iranian-backed groups have clashed with ISIS fighters. One attack Wednesday targeted the parliament, where sever...

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Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI director

Bush's Justice Department who represented New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the Bridgegate scandal. Senators in both parties said Trump's announcement about Wray caught them off guard, and that t...

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Woman Accused of Using Suicidal Boyfriend as 'a Pawn' in Manslaughter Trial

Woman Accused of Using Suicidal Boyfriend as 'a Pawn' in Manslaughter Trial

Prosecutor Maryclare Flynn described at length the communication between the two teenagers ahead of Roy's death . He told the court that Ms Carter had previously talked her boyfriend out of suici...

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Rise of fentanyl: Seen in half of deadly overdoses in state

Rise of fentanyl: Seen in half of deadly overdoses in state

Last year, the Times calculates, almost 60,000 Americans died from overdoses of prescription and illegal drugs. It's important to note that these aren't the final stats for 2016; the Center for Di...

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Trump's Tweets 'Official Statements,' Spicer Says - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

Trump's Tweets 'Official Statements,' Spicer Says - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

In a series of Monday morning tweets, Trump says the Justice Department "should have stayed" with his first executive order aimed at temporarily halting entry to the USA from a half-dozen Muslim major...

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Several dead in attacks on Iran parliament and shrine

Several dead in attacks on Iran parliament and shrine

In another attack on the same day, a group of terrorists opened fire at several people in the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini, south of Tehran . State TV later said four attackers are involved in the ...

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Man accused in Portland stabbings targets victim in outburst

Man accused in Portland stabbings targets victim in outburst

Christian was charged with murder in the May 26 stabbing deaths of two men who intervened on a commuter train when he shouted religious slurs at two African-American women, one of whom was wearing a M...

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Donald Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI chief

Trump last month. His announcement comes as the Senate Intelligence Committee prepares to hear from top US intelligence officials and Comey regarding the FBI's probe into Russian involvement in the ...

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