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 2019-06-18 22:38 

The Daily Caller

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan Withdraws Nomination As Domestic Violence Incidents Surface...

Son beat Shanahan's ex-wife with a baseball bat...

 2019-06-18 22:27 

Washington Post

Trump sidesteps question of apology to Central Park 5...

President Donald Trump is refusing to apologize to the five men wrongly convicted of rape in the 1989 Central Park Five case, saying "they admitted their guilt."...

 2019-06-18 22:25 

Washington Post

Low prices of some lifesaving drugs make them impossible to get...

Frantic bladder cancer patients scour clinics in search of a critical drug amid a worldwide shortage....

 2019-06-18 22:25 

VOA

New Dresses, Youth Action: Ending Female Circumcision in Africa...

Hundreds of delegates from African governments and campaigners gathered in Senegal this week to discuss how to end female genital mutilation (FGM), which world leaders pledged to eradicate under a set of global goals agreed in 2015.But the ancient ritual ...

 2019-06-18 22:23 

VOA

Spain Arrests 10 Syrians Suspected of Financing al-Qaida...

Spanish police Tuesday arrested 10 Syrian nationals suspected of financing al-Qaida militants in Syria.Agents carried out raids in Madrid, Toledo and Valencia province....

 2019-06-18 22:22 

Washington Post

Watchdog groups file suit over notes about Putin-Trump meeting...

A roundup of news from across the nation....

 2019-06-18 22:17 

Media Matters

Moderators should make climate change a big focus at the first primary debate. Here's how....

Melissa Joskow / Media Matters The leadership of the Democratic National Committee is so far refusing to hold a presidential primary debate focused on climate change, despite calls from 15 candidates and more than 200,000 voters . So at least for the firs...

 2019-06-18 22:17 

Media Matters

Sean Hannity reassures audience, promises to join Trump on campaign trail...

KAYLEIGH MCENANY: They want you, Sean, they want you here. SEAN HANNITY (HOST): Well I'm going to be out on the campaign trail, tell everybody let not their -- their little hearts be troubled, they'll be sick of seeing me by the end of the campaig...

 2019-06-18 22:15 

Federal News Network

Why Kansas City? Examining USDA's relocation choice...

The Agriculture Department said it chose the Kansas City region as the new site for the Economic Research Service and National Institute of Food and Agriculture headquarters because it would save the......

 2019-06-18 22:15 

Washington Post

Watchdog: Schools underreporting use of restraint, seclusion...

A federal watchdog agency says public schools have significantly underreported their use of restraint and seclusion to control students' behavior...

 2019-06-18 22:14 

Federal News Network

PG&E to pay $1 billion to governments for wildfire damage...

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that have killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to local governments......

 2019-06-18 22:14 

Federal News Network

The Latest: Minnesota wrestlers remain suspended from team...

Two University of Minnesota wrestlers who were arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct will remain suspended from team activity as authorities continue to investigate....

 2019-06-18 22:14 

Washington Post

Revolution versus revolution...

In this edition: The movements that aren't winning (right now), the black voter question, and the alternate plans of the debate castaways....

 2019-06-18 22:13 

Federal News Network

Toronto police seek 4th person in Raptors rally shooting...

Police in Canada are looking for a fourth person and haven't recovered the gun involved in a shooting at a rally for the NBA champion Raptors that left four people wounded and sent thousands fleeing......

 2019-06-18 22:13 

US News & World Report

Firefighter Who Died During Training Exercise Identified...

A firefighter who died during a training exercise in Alabama has been identified....

 2019-06-18 22:13 

US News & World Report

Watchdog: Schools Underreporting Use of Restraint, Seclusion...

A federal watchdog agency says public schools have significantly underreported their use of restraint and seclusion to control students' behavior....

 2019-06-18 22:12 

US News & World Report

Facebook's Currency Libra Faces Financial, Privacy Pushback...

Facebook's plan to create a digital currency used across the world is already raising concern with financial regulators and privacy experts....

 2019-06-18 22:12 

Federal News Network

Watchdog: Schools underreporting use of restraint, seclusion...

A federal watchdog agency says public schools have significantly underreported their use of restraint and seclusion to control students' behavior......

 2019-06-18 22:12 

US News & World Report

With Hope Hicks Interview, Dems Breach Trump's Inner Circle...

The House Judiciary Committee will interview former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks behind closed doors on Wednesday....

 2019-06-18 22:12 

Federal News Network

With Hope Hicks interview, Dems breach Trump's inner circle...

The House Judiciary Committee will interview former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks behind closed doors on Wednesday......

 2019-06-18 22:11 

US News & World Report

The Latest: San Francisco Closer to Ban on E-Cigarette Sales...

San Francisco supervisors have voted unanimously to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes....

 2019-06-18 22:11 

US News & World Report

5 Sentenced in Drug Deal That Ended in Iowa Man's Death...

Federal prosecutors for Iowa say five men have been sentenced to prison for their roles in a 2017 drug deal that ended in the death of another man....

 2019-06-18 22:10 

US News & World Report

Photographer Recounts Facing Dallas Gunman...

A Dallas Morning News photographer recounts witnessing a shooting at a federal building in the city's downtown....

 2019-06-18 22:10 

US News & World Report

Republicans: 'All Options' on Table to Stop Cap and Trade...

Oregon Senate Republicans issued a thinly veiled threat to block a vote on what would become the nation's second economy wide cap and trade program....

 2019-06-18 22:10 

US News & World Report

Audit Finds Montana Secretary of State Misused State Vehicle...

An audit found Montana Secretary of State Corey Stapleton misused a state vehicle to drive home on weekends, costing the state over $5,700....

 2019-06-18 22:10 

The Hill

Warren, Haaland introduce universal child care legislation...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Rep. Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) introduced legislation Tuesday that would use federal funds to establish universal child care....

 2019-06-18 22:10 

The Hill

On The Money: Trade chief defends Trump tariffs before skeptical Congress | Kudlow denies plan to demote Fed chief as bank faces crucial decision | Lawmakers concerned about Facebook crypto project...

Happy Tuesday and welcome back to On The Money, where we...

 2019-06-18 22:10 

Raw Story

Trump had two goals in ramping up pressure on Iran — and he's failing at both: CNN...

President Donald Trump has repeatedly said he doesn't want war with Iran, which would likely put him at odds with his more bellicose advisers like John Bolton. That being said, the president clearly believes he can bully Iran into unconditional submis...

 2019-06-18 22:10 

The Daily Caller

Schumer Urges Senate To Vote On Foreign Interference Security Measures...

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is urging the Senate to pass an amendment that would include election security in the National Defense Authorization Act....

 2019-06-18 22:09 

The Daily Caller

These Are The Celebrities Protesting Georgia Abortion Laws...

Growing numbers of Hollywood celebrities are protesting restrictive abortion legislation in Georgia, threatening to take their acting elsewhere should the legislation take effect. The celebrity protests and social media posts reference the Georgia "He...

 2019-06-18 22:07 

The Daily Signal

Why a Bigger Social Security Program Would Make Us Worse Off...

The truth is unavoidable: Social Security is insolvent. It's set to run out of money to pay scheduled benefits in about 15 years, barring action... Read More The post Why a Bigger Social Security Program Would Make Us Worse Off appeared first on The D...

 2019-06-18 22:06 

The Hill

Crenshaw slams Ocasio-Cortez for 'total disregard' and 'deep ignorance' over concentration camp comments...

"Your expert definition doesn't apply," GOP lawmaker tweets...

 2019-06-18 22:06 

Washington Post

Louisiana governor: Abortion ban decision wasn't political...

Gov. John Bel Edwards, the only Democratic governor in the Deep South, says he's not concerned about losing support among his party's voters because of a strict abortion ban he signed into law...

 2019-06-18 22:06 

US News & World Report

England and Japan to Meet in Rematch of 2015 Semifinal...

England was overjoyed to make it to the semifinals of the Women's World Cup four years ago, an overachievement the squad believed, so the eliminating loss to Japan wasn't a surprise or a bitter disappointment....

 2019-06-18 22:06 

Federal News Network

England and Japan to meet in rematch of 2015 semifinal...

England was overjoyed to make it to the semifinals of the Women's World Cup four years ago, an overachievement the squad believed, so the eliminating loss to Japan wasn't a surprise or a bitter......

 2019-06-18 22:06 

US News & World Report

Trump Stands by Comments About Wrongly Convicted 'Central Park Five'...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday stood by claims he made about five men who were wrongly convicted for the brutal rape......

 2019-06-18 22:05 

Washington Post

Ed Sheeran's new album will feature a weird, wide variety of artists, from Young Thug to Chris Stapleton...
 2019-06-18 22:05 

Federal News Network

Louisiana governor: Abortion ban decision wasn't political...

Gov. John Bel Edwards, the only Democratic governor in the Deep South, says he's not concerned about losing support among his party's voters because of a strict abortion ban he signed into law......

 2019-06-18 22:05 

VOA

US Promises No Let-Up in Max Pressure Campaign as 'All Evidence' Points to Iran' in Tanker Attacks...

Carla Babb and Nike Ching contributed to this report. Top U.S. military and diplomatic officials warn they have no intention of easing their 'maximum pressure' campaign against Iran even as evidence suggests the regime in Tehran is "lashing ou...

 2019-06-18 22:05 

VOA

Uganda Clears Three Experimental Ebola Treatments, Watches for Spread...

Health workers have got the all-clear to use three experimental Ebola treatments in Uganda, a week after the deadly disease spread over the border from Democratic Republic of Congo, authorities said Tuesday.Two people who had traveled from Congo died in U...

 2019-06-18 22:03 

Federal News Network

Louisiana governor: Abortion ban decision wasn't political...

Gov. John Bel Edwards, the only Democratic governor in the Deep South, says he's not concerned about losing support among his party's voters because of a strict abortion ban he signed into law......

 2019-06-18 22:03 

The Hill

Booker responds to Trump's mass deportation threat: 'This is not who we are'...

Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) said Tuesday President Trump's threat to deport millions of undocumented Americans is the president's latest attempt to use fear for "his own political gain."...

 2019-06-18 22:02 

US News & World Report

Feds: Ex-CIA Employee Waged 'Information War' Against US...

Federal prosecutors say an ex-CIA employee must be kept isolated in prison after claiming he is waging an "information war" against the United States....

 2019-06-18 22:02 

Federal News Network

Experts say blackout in Argentina should have been limited...

Experts say power companies in Argentina should have spotted problems before blackout spread......

 2019-06-18 22:02 

US News & World Report

Utah Relinquishes Oversight of Polygamous Trust With Homes...

Utah relinquishes oversight of polygamous trust with homes....

 2019-06-18 22:01 

US News & World Report

Tucson Police: 2 Men Found Dead in Home in a Double Homicide...

Police in Tucson are investigating a double homicide after two men were found fatally shot in a midtown home....

 2019-06-18 22:01 

Washington Post

Final 2 competitive games help NBA Finals in ratings...

The NBA Finals, suffering in the ratings through the first four games, recovered with two competitive games at the end...

 2019-06-18 22:01 

The Hill

Shanahan drama shocks Capitol Hill, leaving Pentagon rudderless...

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan abruptly withdrew from consideration Wednesday to lead the Pentagon under a cloud of allegations surrounding domestic violence within his family, leaving senators fuming and the Defense Department rudderle...

 2019-06-18 22:00 

Raw Story

Ukrainian-Russian developer with Trump Tower Moscow ties suing after getting bilked for $200,000 at inauguration...

It is illegal for foreigners to donate to presidential inaugurations, but a new lawsuit sheds light on how wealthy foreigners attempted to buy access to the Trump administration. "A Ukrainian-Russian developer who wanted access to President Trump'...

 2019-06-18 22:00 

NPR

Former Iran Deal Negotiator Weighs In On Rising U.S.-Iran Tensions...

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Philip Gordon, who helped negotiate the 2015 Iran Nuclear Deal, about escalating tensions between the U.S. and Iran....

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