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Florida School Shooting Survivors Take Aim at NRA

Florida School Shooting Survivors Take Aim at NRA

The National Rifle Association will not allow attendees to carry firearms when Vice President Mike Pence speaks Friday at its annual meeting.The move by the most influential gun-rights lobby in the
Pompeo Confirms US to Withdraw from Iran Deal Unless It Is Fixed

Pompeo Confirms US to Withdraw from Iran Deal Unless It Is Fixed

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has told allies in the Middle East and Europe that the United States will withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action or
US Says Border Crossing Didn't Have Room for Asylum Seekers

US Says Border Crossing Didn't Have Room for Asylum Seekers

After traveling through Mexico with great fanfare for a month under the Trump administration's watchful eye, nearly 200 Central American migrants attempting to seek asylum in the United States were
Pompeo Calls Israeli-Palestinian Peace 'Incredible Priority' for US

Pompeo Calls Israeli-Palestinian Peace 'Incredible Priority' for US

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday that providing whatever assistance is necessary to bring Israeli-Palestinian peace is an "incredible priority" for the United States, and he urged the
River of Blood: The Memorial to a Civil War Battle That Never Took Place

River of Blood: The Memorial to a Civil War Battle That Never Took Place

In the greens overlooking the Potomac river, between the 14th hole and the 15th tee at the Trump National Golf Club in Lowes Island, Northern Virginia, stands a stone pedestal with a flagpole and a
Man caught practising karate moves on swans

Man caught practising karate moves on swans

Police arrested the 34-year-old after he was seen kicking the birds 'as hard as possible' in the head using martial arts moves.
Recycling Oyster Shells Improves Water Quality, Oyster Population

Recycling Oyster Shells Improves Water Quality, Oyster Population

It’s another busy day for Tony Price, who has a list of around two dozen restaurants and other seafood businesses to visit, to pick up discarded oyster shells. Fast and energetic, he moves barrels of
American Colleges Want More Rural Students

American Colleges Want More Rural Students

Many American higher education officials agree on the need for a more balanced racial, ethnic and cultural mix at universities and colleges.In the past, American colleges and universities placed
StoryCorps: Danny and Annie

StoryCorps: Danny and Annie

Danny proposed to Annie on their first date. She accepted. During their marriage, the quirky couple found ways to remind each other of their love and affection every day. And when Danny was diagnosed
Trump Suggests DMZ As Location for Kim Meeting

Trump Suggests DMZ As Location for Kim Meeting

U.S. President Donald Trump suggested Monday that a planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un be held in the Demilitarized zone between the North and South Korea."Numerous countries are
With Islamic State Defeated, US Shuts Iraqi Command Center

With Islamic State Defeated, US Shuts Iraqi Command Center

The U.S. on Monday shut its Iraqi military headquarters controlling American ground operations against Islamic State, signifying the end of major combat operations against the insurgents.Islamic State
US Arrests Dozens with Ties to White Supremacist Gangs

US Arrests Dozens with Ties to White Supremacist Gangs

U.S. federal authorities have arrested dozens of members of several white supremacist prison gangs in Texas on charges of drug trafficking and kidnapping.Authorities announced Monday that 57 people
US Risks Trade Fight with Europe as Sanctions Delay Expires

US Risks Trade Fight with Europe as Sanctions Delay Expires

The Trump administration risks igniting a trade battle with Europe just as it's preparing for tense trade talks in China this week.Facing a self-imposed deadline, Trump is considering whether to
Sen. Rubio: Corporations Aren't Investing Tax Cuts in Jobs

Sen. Rubio: Corporations Aren't Investing Tax Cuts in Jobs

Sen. Marco Rubio says big businesses aren't investing much of their windfall from President Donald Trump's tax cuts into their workers despite GOP promises during last year's debate. "There is still a
US Annual Inflation Measures Jump; Consumer Spending Rises

US Annual Inflation Measures Jump; Consumer Spending Rises

U.S. consumer prices accelerated in the year to March, with a measure of underlying inflation surging to near the Federal Reserve's 2 percent target as weak readings from last year dropped out of the
Kelly Denies Report He Called Trump an 'Idiot'

Kelly Denies Report He Called Trump an 'Idiot'

White House chief of staff John Kelly is denying a report from NBC News that he called U.S. President Donald Trump an “idiot.”"I spend more time with the president than anyone else, and we have an
Stormy Daniels sues Trump for defamation over tweet

Stormy Daniels sues Trump for defamation over tweet

Adult film actress Stormy Daniels on Monday sued U.S. President Donald Trump for defamation, saying he lied by tweeting that her claim of being threatened if she discussed an alleged sexual encounter
Trump Postpones Steel Tariff Decision for Canada, EU, Mexico

Trump Postpones Steel Tariff Decision for Canada, EU, Mexico

U.S. President Donald Trump has postponed a decision on imposing steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada, the European Union and Mexico until June 1, and has reached an agreement in principle with
Waffle House Shooting Shows Pitfalls in Patchwork of US Gun Laws

Waffle House Shooting Shows Pitfalls in Patchwork of US Gun Laws

When Travis Reinking's semi-automatic rifle was confiscated after his attempt to enter the White House last year, he simply moved from Illinois to nearby Tennessee where signs of mental illness are no
America's Air Isn't Getting Cleaner as Fast as It Used To

America's Air Isn't Getting Cleaner as Fast as It Used To

For decades America’s air was getting cleaner as levels of a key smog ingredient steadily dropped. That changed about seven years ago when pollution reductions leveled off, a new study found.This