A Romney Take Over in Utah?

A Romney Take Over in Utah?

Though his anti-Trump credentials were tarnished by his post-election pursuit of the secretary of state post, sources who have discussed it with Romney say his views on Trump have not changed-and if he did enter the Senate, he would not be a reliable ally to the White House. Read More

Extra Enforcement to Seek Turnaround in Distracted Driving Incidents

The lesson: Pay full attention to the road while driving. Officials say the goal is to have zero fatalities and they're hoping the public will help in the effort to crack down on distracted driving. At Scott, an alarming increase of personnel driving distracted has surfaced, and with a high volume of pedestrian traffic, this could mean disaster or death. Read More

Less Mexicans are crossing the US border

Prototype designs for the wall were due Tuesday night, and the next step is for the government to pick out winners and have them build test sections, which Homeland Security officials will then test to see whether they can withstand breach attempts and deter climbers. Read More

Abortion Law Blocked: Women Had to Get an Ultra Sound First

Abortion Law Blocked: Women Had to Get an Ultra Sound First

Their goal is to "defund worldwide organizations like Planned Parenthood that provide abortions of hundreds of millions of dollars in federal taxpayer funds". A study of 15,000 women served by Planned Parenthood in Los Angeles is cited in Pratt's ruling. "A lot of health centers are far away from being able to even remotely absorb these kinds of costs". Read More

Advertisers flee Bill O'Reilly's show but impact unclear

Paul Rittenberg, executive vice president of advertising for Fox News, told AFP that customers who had issued "reserves" had seen their advertising ranges allocated to other programs in the chain. The worst part of my job is being a target for those who would harm me and my employer, the Fox News Channel. Henry Holt, the publisher of O'Reilly's new book "Old School", has said it has "no comment at this time " on the allegations against its author. Read More

Redemption: Tar Heels take title over Gonzaga in ugly game

Redemption: Tar Heels take title over Gonzaga in ugly game

Few said. "So that's tough". It's all about the next thing. At best, you could say they were simply a little too whistle-happy, never allowing either team to get into any real rhythm (neither team shot better than 36 percent) thanks to a total of 44 fouls on just 73 possessions. Read More

Florida Senate's bill on Amendment 2 clears first committee

Florida Senate's bill on Amendment 2 clears first committee

Members of the House approved an amendment following a almost 3-hour long debate over two amendments that restructured the bill, one with a lead sponsor in House Judiciary Chairman John Shott, R-Mercer, and the other with lead sponsorship from Del. Read More

Egypt's 'fantastic guy' Sisi to meet Donald Trump

Sisi said he appreciated that Trump has been "standing very strong.to counter this evil ideology". His country's relations would become "warmer" if Israel agreed to resume peace talks with the Palestinians, he said, as he called for Israeli officials not to waste the chance to achieve peace in the unstable Middle East. Read More

Trump tweet storm questions Clinton, Podesta, praises surveillance reporting

Trump tweet storm questions Clinton, Podesta, praises surveillance reporting

Jackson is the lawyer who advised President Trump's campaign by focusing on Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonLawyer tapped for Education role helped Trump campaign attack Clinton: report Gingrich: All "real evidence" of Russian influence points to Dems Some Republicans defect on repealing Obama rules MORE's legal defense of a man who raped a 12-year-old-girl. Read More

McCaskill, a key vote, will oppose Gorsuch and join Democratic filibuster

Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota, have already announced their intentions to support Gorsuch . "It is obviously a really hard situation, that both alternatives, I think, have a lot of danger", McCaskill said . The Judicial Crisis Network said in a statement Thursday it was devoting $1 million to television and online ads in the run-up to Gorsuch's confirmation vote. Read More

Storm kills 2 in Louisiana; state put on "high alert"

South. "I hate the spring because we always have these bad storms". "It is an extremely unsafe weather event", he added. The storms will also pass through southern Arkansas and central and southern Mississippi. "There's also a significant risk for tomorrow in MS into southern Alabama and so on as the system keeps moving". The Advocate reported that the Lafayette, Louisiana, area was hit with strong storms, including high winds and large hail, early Sunday morning. Read More

After its stunner, Mississippi State turns to title game

Lily Edeen, a freshman from Wallingford, said if fans know when the team's bus will arrive, they probably will be there to greet them. "They know now the prize now is in front of them; it's attainable". "I'm in shock", she said. "One play doesn't cost you a game". STORRS, Conn. (AP) - UConn will return to campus from the Final Four on Sunday for the first time in five years without a national championship trophy. Read More

Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

The White House on Tuesday rejected allegations that it sought to prevent former acting Attorney General Sally Yates from testifying before Congress in the House Intelligence Committee's investigation of ties between Russian agents and Trump campaign officials. Read More

Seattle Sues Trump Over His Crackdown On Sanctuary Cities

Murray said the suit was filed Wednesday at U.S. District Court against the Trump administration. There is no legal definition of a sanctuary city, and there is no indication that the Trump administration formally views Seattle or any other city as a sanctuary jurisdiction. Read More

Critics Say Trump NAFTA Replacement Too Similar to TPP

Critics Say Trump NAFTA Replacement Too Similar to TPP

According to an administration draft proposal being circulated in Congress by the USA trade representative's office, the US would keep some of Nafta's most controversial provisions, including an arbitration panel that lets investors in the three nations circumvent local courts. Read More

LAGO Act seeks to make Trump visitor logs public

President Trump's "winter White House" does not keep detailed logs or records of guests who enter and exit - an extraordinary oversight for a venue the commander-in-chief has visited for almost half his weekends in office. Treasury has received payments resulting from profits at the President's hotels". The White House has pushed back against accusations that Trump's weekend trips cost too much or are inadequately secured. Read More

'Angel of Death' serial killer dies after attack in prison

A prisons spokeswoman says 64-year-old Donald Harvey died Thursday at 9.08am, two days after state troopers say he was found beaten in his cell at the state's prison in Toledo. "I'm not upset that Donald Harvey has now been a victim himself. not upset at all", Nadel said. He killed most of his victims by poisoning their hospital food with arsenic and cyanide. Read More

Lok Sabha passes all four GST bills

Lok Sabha passes all four GST bills

GST will destroy all the indirect taxes levied by the Centre Government and State Governments and a single GST tax will apply through out the country. The Council decided that a view will be taken on real estate within the first year of GST's implementation, he said. The Integrated GST or IGST will be a tax to be levied by the Centre on inter-state movement of goods and services. Read More

Democrats on National Tour to Reach Blue-Collar Workers

Democrats on National Tour to Reach Blue-Collar Workers

Last summer, WikiLeaks released a trove of 20,000 purloined emails showing a party-led effort to undermine Bernie Sanders' campaign, a move that prompted the resignation of ex-DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz. "What we're trying to do is culture change ", he told NBC News between stops of a listening tour in Michigan Friday. In this previous year, the DNC has gone through three party leaders. Read More

Suspect Arrested Near US Capitol After Officers 'Nearly Struck' By Vehicle

MPD earlier said the driver attempted to run over officers and hit a Capitol Police cruiser, though Malecki did not confirm those details. At one point Capitol Police fired shots, but no one was hit. Leshan is reporting that the officer-involved shooting happened near the Capitol and Botanical Gardens. The driver then leaped from the auto and escaped on foot before being taken into police custody. Read More