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Cruz on O'Rourke challenge: 'We absolutely take the race seriously'

Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke is running to unseat Republican Senator Ted Cruz in Texas. O'Rourke, whose family has lived in El Paso for four generat...


Teen Charged With Manslaughter In Classroom Shooting That Killed "Loving, Kind" Classmate

Jefferson County District Attorney Michael Anderton said in a press statement on Friday that Barber was being charged for bringing 'a pistol onto the campus o...


The Flaw in Trump's National Security Tariffs Logic

Trump said trade discussions are ongoing with Beijing, but "I don't know that anything's going to come of that". Metals producers have had a wild ride since ...


New Orleans Pelicans vs. Washington Wizards - 3/9/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Mirotic scored just nine points on 11 shots. Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry said before Friday's game that he's "optimistic" about Davis returning to play on Sun...


North Korea summit: What could possibly go wrong?

The meeting is planned for some time by May, but no time or place has been yet been agreed. The Trump administration has led a worldwide push to tighten g...


Sri Lanka to probe anti-Muslim riots, lift curfew

Police said 85 people have been arrested, including a main suspect alleged to have instigated the riots. More than 200 homes, businesses and vehicles have bee...


Ex-Trump campaign aide appears in court with Mueller subpoena

A communications aide who helped arrange the interview with BuzzFeed, Nunberg was blamed by Trump for the bad press. Later during the campaign, Trump sued Nun...


State Department warns spring breakers of Mexico threat

The U.S. Embassy in Mexico City received information about a security threat in Playa del Carmen March 7, leading to a travel ban for U.S. government employe...


Salisbury spy investigation: Army called in

That has led to the theory that Skripal and his daughter had been poisoned at the ex-MI6 agent's house in Christie Miller Road, and not the restaurant Zizzi whe...


EU 'should be excluded' from United States tariffs: top European trade official

Brussels trade commissioner, Cecilia Malmstrom , has reportedly confirmed that whiskey, peanut butter, cranberries and orange juice will all experience increa...


Republican Gov. Rick Scott hasn't said if he'll sign the bill

The released calls have portions edited out and several are emergency dispatchers talking to each other, rather than callers from inside the school. The shoot...


Military vehicles to roll through Washington in parade

Some of those considerations included preventing the parade, which will likely integrate with Washington, D.C.,'s holiday parade, from featuring tanks and notin...


Jury Returns With Verdict For Former Texas State Student

Shana Elliot, 22, detailed the moments before the head-on crash that killed a 23-year-old man and caused his pregnant wife to lose their child. Her unborn child...


French President Macron on four-day visit to India

The French president's spouse will also accompany him. 39-year-old Macron is the youngest president of France. Both India and France are looking to boost ties, ...


Lawmakers pass child marriage ban, with narrow exceptions for 17-year-olds

The committee's passage came despite protests from educators chanting " vote them out! ". The Senate unanimously approved a similar version of the budget bill...


India, Pakistan Agree to Release and Repatriate Elderly, Women Prisoners

Coming after months of frosty relations between the two sides, exacerbated by ceasefire violations on the line of control (LOC ), Wednesday's decisions framed ...


Brian O'Driscoll backs Ireland for Six Nations Grand Slam

Scotland have lost all three games so far while Ireland have won their past two after an initial defeat by France. One of those, though, came in Dublin in ...


New England wakes up to deep snow, power outages

The second winter storm in a week will continue to dump wet, heavy snow on New England on Thursday , forcing schools to close and leaving hundreds of thousands...


Dwyane Wade Won't "Shut Up And Dribble" & Visits Stoneman Douglas HS

It also would create a so-called guardian program, enabling school employees and many teachers to carry handguns if they go through law enforcement training a...


Trump Signals Metals-Tariff Exemption for `Our Ally' Australia

Trump "emphatically" promised Turnbull that Australian steel and aluminum would be exempt from any steel and aluminum tariffs imposed by the US, the Australi...