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  • Truck attack in NiceTerrorism around the worldMore>>

  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump wrongly blames terror for UK crime jump

    AP FACT CHECK: Trump wrongly blames terror for UK crime jump

    Friday, October 20 2017 12:52 PM EDT2017-10-20 16:52:30 GMT
    Friday, October 20 2017 1:36 PM EDT2017-10-20 17:36:51 GMT
    An AP Fact Check finds U.S. President Donald Trump erred by suggesting in a tweet that a 13 percent increase in crime in the United Kingdom is linked to terrorism.
    An AP Fact Check finds U.S. President Donald Trump erred by suggesting in a tweet that a 13 percent increase in crime in the United Kingdom is linked to terrorism.
  • 3 arrested after shooting following white nationalist speech

    3 arrested after shooting following white nationalist speech

    Friday, October 20 2017 12:23 PM EDT2017-10-20 16:23:04 GMT
    Friday, October 20 2017 12:58 PM EDT2017-10-20 16:58:21 GMT
    Police say three men were arrested after a shot was fired at a group of people following the appearance of white nationalist Richard Spencer at the University of Florida.
    Police say three men were arrested after a shot was fired at a group of people following the appearance of white nationalist Richard Spencer at the University of Florida.
  • Syrian refugee detained in Greece on terror charge

    Syrian refugee detained in Greece on terror charge

    Friday, October 20 2017 4:42 AM EDT2017-10-20 08:42:19 GMT
    Friday, October 20 2017 9:13 AM EDT2017-10-20 13:13:49 GMT
    Police in northern Greece say a 32-year-old Syrian refugee has been arrested on terrorism-related charges following a review of his asylum application.
    Police in northern Greece say a 32-year-old Syrian refugee has been arrested on terrorism-related charges following a review of his asylum application.
  • President Donald TrumpPresident Donald TrumpMore>>

  • Report: Trump bans National Park Service from Twitter

    Report: Trump bans National Park Service from Twitter

    Saturday, January 21 2017 10:49 AM EST2017-01-21 15:49:32 GMT
    Saturday, January 21 2017 10:49 AM EST2017-01-21 15:49:33 GMT

    Two unflattering posts about Donald Trump's new administration were shared by the National Parks Service on Twitter on Friday. They have since been removed and an apology was posted Saturday.

    Two unflattering posts about Donald Trump's new administration were shared by the National Parks Service on Twitter on Friday. They have since been removed and an apology was posted Saturday.

  • NOPD: Trump protesters deface historic buildings, cop cars downtown

    NOPD: Trump protesters deface historic buildings, cop cars downtown

    After peaceful anti-Trump protests Friday in New Orleans, some then went and committed acts of vandalism on historic buildings in the 200 and 300 blocks of St. Charles and in the French Quarter, and on two police vehicles at the Eighth District station, according to NOPD Chief Michael Harrison.

    After peaceful anti-Trump protests Friday in New Orleans, some then went and committed acts of vandalism on historic buildings in the 200 and 300 blocks of St. Charles and in the French Quarter, and on two police vehicles at the Eighth District station, according to NOPD Chief Michael Harrison.

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  • National politicsMore>>

  • Trump promises tax cuts as Senate GOP paves way with budget

    Trump promises tax cuts as Senate GOP paves way with budget

    Friday, October 20 2017 6:32 AM EDT2017-10-20 10:32:15 GMT
    Friday, October 20 2017 1:36 PM EDT2017-10-20 17:36:18 GMT

    Republicans must shift their focus to enacting President Donald Trump's sweeping tax plan, a far heavier lift than the $4 trillion budget plan they've muscled through the Senate to lay the groundwork for the first...

    Republicans must shift their focus to enacting President Donald Trump's sweeping tax plan, a far heavier lift than the $4 trillion budget plan they've muscled through the Senate to lay the groundwork for the first tax overhaul in three decades.

  • John McCain memoir, 'The Restless Wave,' coming in April

    John McCain memoir, 'The Restless Wave,' coming in April

    Friday, October 20 2017 8:22 AM EDT2017-10-20 12:22:27 GMT
    Friday, October 20 2017 1:03 PM EDT2017-10-20 17:03:21 GMT
    An upcoming memoir from Sen. John McCain has taken on new meaning since he first agreed to write it.
    An upcoming memoir from Sen. John McCain has taken on new meaning since he first agreed to write it.
  • Fox News duped by phony military hero, removes false story

    Fox News duped by phony military hero, removes false story

    Friday, October 20 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-10-20 16:02:35 GMT
    Friday, October 20 2017 1:03 PM EDT2017-10-20 17:03:13 GMT

    Fox News Channel says it's been duped by a glass artist the network highlighted as a Vietnam veteran, a member of the first U.S. Navy SEAL team and a much-decorated war hero _ none of which is true.

    Fox News Channel says it's been duped by a glass artist the network highlighted as a Vietnam veteran, a member of the first U.S. Navy SEAL team and a much-decorated war hero _ none of which is true.

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