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Hearing loss of US diplomats in Cuba blamed on covert device

Posted 8/11/2017 in National

The two-year-old U.S. diplomatic relationship with Cuba was roiled Wednesday by what U.S. officials say was a string of bizarre incidents that left a group of American diplomats in Havana with severe hearing loss attributed to a covert sonic device.

 

 

Suspended Fox host suing reporter over alleged lewd texts

Posted 8/11/2017 in National

Suspended Fox News host Eric Bolling on Wednesday sued the reporter who broke the story that he had allegedly sent lewd text messages to colleagues.

 

 

2016 weather report: Extreme and anything but normal

Posted 8/11/2017 in National

Last year's global weather was far more extreme or record-breaking than anything approaching normal, according to a new report.

 

 

Experts: US-North Korea nuclear war unlikely, but risk is rising

Posted 8/10/2017 in National

A nuclear war between North Korea and the United States is not imminent, analysts said, but the inflammatory rhetoric on both sides is increasing the risk.

 

 

Guam's residents concerned on North Korea but have faith in US military

Posted 8/10/2017 in National

The tiny U.S. territory of Guam feels a strong sense of patriotism and confidence in the American military, which has an enormous presence on the Pacific island.

 

 

Lawsuit opposes Trump's ban on transgender military service

Posted 8/10/2017 in National

Two LGBT-rights organizations filed a lawsuit in federal court Wednesday challenging President Donald Trump's tweets declaring he wants a ban on transgender people serving in the military.

 

 

Study: Trump actions trigger health premium hikes for 2018

Posted 8/10/2017 in National

The Trump administration's own actions are triggering double-digit premium increases on individual health insurance policies purchased by many consumers, a nonpartisan study has found.

 

 

Trump hits McConnell for Senate crash of health repeal

Posted 8/10/2017 in National

President Donald Trump scolded his own party's Senate leader on Wednesday for the crash of the Republican drive to repeal and rewrite the Obama health care law, using Twitter to demand of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, "Why not done?"

 

 

Senator suggests brain tumor affected McCain vote

Posted 8/10/2017 in National

Sen. Ron Johnson suggested that fellow Republican Sen. John McCain's brain tumor and the after-midnight timing of the vote were factors in the Arizona lawmaker's decisive vote against the GOP health care bill.

 

 

FBI agents searched former Trump campaign chair's home

Posted 8/10/2017 in National

FBI agents looking for financial documents have searched one of the homes of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, whose past foreign political work has been swept into the investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election.

 

 

Trump, North Korea trade escalating threats

Posted 8/9/2017 in National

In an exchange of threats, U.S. President Donald Trump warned Pyongyang of "fire and fury like the world has never seen" and the North's military claimed Wednesday it was examining plans for attacking Guam.

 

 

Tillerson urges calm on North Korea, says no imminent threat

Posted 8/9/2017 in National

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged calm and said Americans should have "no concerns" after North Korea and President Donald Trump traded fiery threats, insisting Wednesday he doesn't believe there is "any imminent threat."

 

 

Trump pledges US will beat opioid drug epidemic

Posted 8/9/2017 in National

President Donald Trump took on the opioid drug epidemic Tuesday, pledging that "we will fight this deadly epidemic and the United States will win."

 

 

Dems seek federal payments to Trump business

Posted 8/9/2017 in National

As President Donald Trump spends much of August at his New Jersey golf club, Democratic lawmakers are making a new push for information about how much money the federal government is spending at his for-profit properties.

 

 

Glen Campbell, 'Rhinestone Cowboy' singer, dies at age 81

Posted 8/9/2017 in National

Glen Campbell, the affable superstar singer of "Rhinestone Cowboy" and "Wichita Lineman" whose appeal spanned country, pop, television and movies, died Tuesday, his family said. He was 81.

 

 

US nixes sleep apnea test plan for truckers, train engineers

Posted 8/8/2017 in National

U.S. officials are abandoning plans to require sleep apnea screening for truck drivers and train engineers, a decision that safety experts say puts millions of lives at risk.

 

 

Pence slams report on possible 2020 presidential groundwork

Posted 8/8/2017 in National

Vice President Mike Pence has pushed back against a news report suggesting he is laying groundwork for a possible presidential bid in 2020 if President Donald Trump does not run.

 

 

Trump looks to loyal voters as support slips, agenda stalls

Posted 8/8/2017 in National

After six months of infighting, investigations and legislative failures, President Donald Trump is trying to combat new signs of weakness in his Republican base and re-energize his staunchest supporters.

 

 

Trump has escaped Washington, but don't call it a vacation

Posted 8/8/2017 in National

President Donald Trump would like to interrupt his vacation to deliver the following message: Don't call this a vacation.

 

 

Hackers demand millions in ransom for stolen HBO data

Posted 8/8/2017 in National

A group of hackers posted a fresh cache of stolen HBO files online Monday, and demanded a multimillion-dollar ransom from the network to prevent the release of entire television series and other sensitive proprietary files.

 

 

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