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Macron says Trump handshake was 'moment of truth'

Trump and Macron squeezed each other so tight during a handshake at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday that their knuckles tu...


Second round of storms possible Thursday in MA

The NWS said South Central Texas can expect localized pockets of heavy rain with the possibility of strong storms through Wednesday morning. The Warren County...


Why the SEC passed the Malik Zaire rule

Until the amended rule, the SEC was the only Power Five conference with such a restriction on graduate transfers, thus putting it at a competitive disadvantage ...


White House communications director Mike Dubke resigns

Reporters in the White House Briefing Room erupted in boos shortly after Press Secretary Sean Spicer abruptly ended the daily press briefing Tuesday. "I thi...


All Access Will Be Closed Monday For Memorial Day

Memorial Day unofficially marks the beginning of summer for many Americans, meaning the roads are typically packed with the first rush of weekend travelers. I...


The G7 summit ends without USA commitment on Paris agreement

London [U.K.], May 27: The G 7 leaders, in their final communique , have said that the summit in Italy has failed to bridge differences over climate change ...


Democrats May Be About To Flip Montana's At-Large House Seat

Jon Tester (D-Mont.) told The News. The candidate was Greg Gianforte, a Republican running for Congress in Montana's closely watched special election. An...


Find Out What This Harvard Student Did to Graduate with Honors

How handsome the feet that walk the trail of tears, Bare-soled and bloodstained, on display for their peers;Do you know how it feels-to have your history erased...


'Peace Is A Choice,' Trump Says During Appearance With Palestinian Leader

After Israel and the Palestinian territories, Trump heads to the Vatican to meet Pope Francis . Nonetheless, he and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netany...


Experts' tips for choosing the safest sunscreen

Still have last year's bottle of sunscreen ? But only to the level of an SPF 4, which gives you protection for about 45 minutes. One of the issues of disag...


North Korea missile test is huge step forward

While it's hard to verify the North Koreans' numbers, the first test of the Hwasong-12 missile, a "newly-developed ballistic rocket capable of carrying a large-...


Should New York politician Anthony Weiner get prison time for sexting teen?

The FBI began investigating Weiner in September after the 15-year-old North Carolina girl told a tabloid news site, the Daily Mail , that she and the disgr...


Rainy/stormy Sunday, flash flooding possible

However, forecast models do indicate the potential for areas of heavy rain. The heaviest storms early Monday were rolling through parts of southeast Texas and...


Severe weather outbreak predicted in Oklahoma, Kansas

Over a dozen tornadoes were reportedly spawned by powerful storms that raced through a swath of the central US stretching from Texas to the Great Lakes on Tuesd...


Cooler temperatures likely over the weekend and into next week

Tonight: Mostly cloudy with scattered storms possible towards morning. View the current weather conditions at The Washington Post headquarters. It will be ...


Jason Day close to lead at AT&T Byron Nelson

Hahn surged to the top of the leaderboard with his second bogey-free 64 of the week, and Horschel seized a spot in Sunday's 12:45 p.m. final pairing with Hahn b...


Police Chief Shot, Suspect Barricaded in NY

The suspect remains barricaded inside a home and streets in the area are closed while the standoff situation continues. The shot officer is being identified a...


Local police departments to honor fallen officers for National Police Week

In 2016, 143 officers were killed in the line of duty, including three campus public safety officers. Trump directed the Department of Justice earlier this th...


Sheriff: 1 dead after tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

A line of severe thunderstorms struck the central United States on Tuesday, leaving a trail of destruction from Texas to Wisconsin. One person died and at lea...


Man holding human head stabs worker at Oregon grocery store

Deputies and officers from other police agencies responded and found the woman dead at the scene. The suspect, 36-year-old Joshua Lee Webb , was booked Monda...


Trump administration hollows out EPA science integrity board

Board of Scientific Counselors Chairwoman Deborah Swackhamer said today that nine of the 18 outside experts on her panel saw their three-year terms expire April...


Michigan Supreme Court Justice nominated for federal position

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the conservative jurist who died in 2016. Amul R. Thapar, a U.S. District Court judge in Kentucky, is Trump's only nomin...


Texas Gov. signs ban on 'sanctuary cities'

SB 4 has been one of the most controversial topics during the 85th Legislative session, with various people protesting and giving emotional testimony against th...


Big investors urge Trump to stick with Paris climate accord

With the rest of the world on tenterhooks ever since, Trump has said he will make his decision before the next G-7 meeting on May 26 and 27 in Sicily. US offici...


Police say Chicago officers shot and wounded were targeted

Testifying at the hearing, Chief Barbara West of the Police Department's Bureau of Organizational Development said the department "is reviewing the support serv...


600-year-old tree cut down in New Jersey

Basking Ridge, New Jersey bid farewell to the 600-year-old tree on Monday due to its old age, according to local media reports. George Washington once picni...


Judge cites Trump's comment in 'sanctuary city' ruling

A federal judge in San Francisco blocked the Trump administration from enforcing a threat to take federal funds from sanctuary cities for the third time in two ...


Russia-Linked Hackers Target French Election

Mahjoubi said both in an interview Monday and earlier in April that he had no proof of a Russian role, but that the nature and timing of so-called phishing atta...


Trump Puts Agriculture in the Spotlight

The White House said Perdue would be sworn in Tuesday and immediately begin work at the Department of Agriculture. "We are eager for agriculture to finally have...


Tennessee teacher planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

The Associated Press is not naming the girl or her family members because she is an alleged victim of a sex crime. "It's really hard for her", sister-in-law Dan...


Minnesota dairy farms affected by US-Canada trade dispute

But David MacNaughton, who refuted the charge in letters sent to the governors of Wisconsin and NY on Tuesday - the same day Trump leveled the criticism - sough...


Justice Dept. threatens to cut grants to sanctuary cities

In a statement , the Justice Department singled out Chicago and New York as two cities that are "crumbling under the weight of illegal immigration and violent c...


USA attorney general blasts deal to rein in Baltimore police

On Wednesday afternoon, less than 24 hours before the hearing was scheduled to begin, Bredar denied the DOJ's request for a postponement, and the hearing took...


US shooter kills three white men at random

Court records show Muhammad also was arrested in Washington state in 2004 after acknowledging he shot a gun outside his apartment. Federal court records show ...


Oklahoma deputy sheriff shot, wounded, suspect being sought

Leforce then allegedly stole the deputy's patrol auto, before driving it to a gas station and stealing another vehicle from a woman, the OHP said. The suspect w...


Gwinnett County police assault victim set to speak out

Michael Bongiovanni was the principal officer or a necessary witness. A Georgia police officer was sacked Thursday after authorities say he kicked a handcuffe...


Suspect arrested in slaying of Google manager Vanessa Marcotte

Sources say Angelo Colon Ortiz, 31, was arrested Friday night in connection with the murder of Vanessa Marcotte. Marcotte was visiting her mom in Princeton, ...


US and Russia at 'low point' after no breakthrough in Moscow

Lavrov said it was tilted to blame Assad. Moscow has distanced itself from domestic United States tensions, neither supporting nor criticising Trump officially....


Trump slams Russian Federation for backing 'evil' Assad

The joint command centre also said the presence of USA troops in northern Syria where Washington has hundreds of special forces helping the Syrian Democratic ...


Waterloo schools go into soft-lockdown

Jakubowski of Janesville, Wisconsin on Friday. The suspect, Joseph Jakubowski from Janesville, Wisconsin, allegedly broke into the Armageddon Supplies gun sho...