Florida school shooting: Armed officer 'did not confront killer'
An armed officer assigned to the Florida school where a gunman killed 17 people last week stood outside the building during the shooting and did not intervene, the local sheriff says. Deputy Scot Peterson has resigned after being suspended, Broward ...
As Gunman Rampaged Through Florida School, Armed Deputy 'Never Went In'
Armed school resource officer stayed outside as Florida shooting unfolded, sheriff says
'It's devastating': Cop stayed outside during Florida massacre while students died
Special counsel Mueller files new charges against Manafort, Gates
Paul Manafort was using fraudulently obtained loans and tax-cheating tricks to prop up his personal finances as he became chairman of the Trump campaign in 2016, according to a new 32-count indictment filed against him and his business partner Thursday ...
Mueller Files New Fraud Charges Against Paul Manafort and Rick Gates
Mueller more than doubles criminal charges against Manafort and Gates
Special counsel files 32-count indictment against former Trump campaign officials
Los Angeles Times
Trump accuses California police of being soft on street gangs, and cops fire back
Los Angeles Times
President Trump on Thursday accused California law enforcement of being soft on street gangs and suggested he might pull immigration agents out of the state, prompting a strong rebuke from local officials who said the president doesn't understand their ...
Latest Trump tirade is threat to pull immigration officials out of California
California agriculture sees 'chilling, damaging effect' from wave of immigration audits
Trump casually threatens to pull ICE officers out of California to teach the state a lesson
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens indicted
Washington (CNN) Missouri GOP Gov. Eric Greitens was indicted on Thursday amid looming allegations of sexual misconduct and blackmail following an admission of an affair last month. He was charged in St. Louis with a first-degree felony invasion of ...
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens Indicted On A Charge Of Felony Invasion Of Privacy
Grand Jury Indicts Missouri Governor Who Admitted Affair
Missouri governor indicted on felony invasion of privacy charge stemming from affair
New York Post
Convicted killer spared lethal injection hour before execution
New York Post
HUNTSVILLE, Texas — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday spared the life of a convicted killer shortly before the man's scheduled execution for masterminding the fatal shootings of his mother and brother. In sparing the life of Thomas “Bart” Whitaker ...
Texas grants clemency to Thomas Whitaker minutes before execution
Texas gov. commutes convicted killer's death sentence moments before scheduled execution
Minutes before execution, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott commutes sentence of death row inmate
Pentagon Won't Confirm Russia's Su-57 Stealth Jet Arrival in Syria
ORLANDO -- Russia's Su-57 stealth fighter, like China's Chengdu J-20, has become a bogeyman to the United States in the competition to possess the best fifth-generation fighters in the world. But has the Su-57 made its debut in Syria? The Pentagon, won ...
Russia's Su-57 Stealth Fighter in Syria: “This Is Testing in Actual War"
Russia appears to have deployed its next-generation fighter jet to Syria — and it's a major problem for the F-22
Russia Just Sent Its Best Fighter Plane to Syria
'Murderers!' Man Yells as He's Executed for 1993 Rape and Murder of College Student
(STARKE, Fla.) — A Florida inmate convicted of raping and killing a college student decades ago screamed and yelled “murderers!” three times, thrashing on a gurney as he was being put to death Thursday. The governor's office said Eric Scott Branch, 47 ...
Eric Branch Executed For Rape, Murder Of College Student In 1993
Rockport, Ind man dead after lethal injection
Florida executes man for 1993 rape and killing
Trump Appears To Read From The NRA's Script Hours After The Gun Lobby Chief's Speech
In trying to clarify his Wednesday comments about arming teachers and other school personnel, President Trump, a day later, aligned himself even more closely with the National Rifle Association on the issue of teachers with guns and beefing up school ...
NRA Chief, Wayne LaPierre, Offers Fierce Defense of 2nd Amendment
NRA goes on offensive after Parkland shooting, assailing media, calling for more armed school security
US gun lobby slams anti-gun 'elites' after Florida school massacre
Barnaby Joyce to quit as Nationals leader after sex harassment claims
Barnaby Joyce will resign as Nationals leader on Monday amid sexual harassment allegations and growing calls from colleagues that he stand aside. He confirmed he would go to the back bench and stay in his seat of New England. He declined to endorse a ...
In this mess of his own creation, Barnaby Joyce's self-pity was repulsive
Mixed feelings in Barnaby Joyce's electorate of New England
Australian deputy prime minister resigns following sex scandal
America No Longer A 'Nation Of Immigrants,' USCIS Says
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services is changing its mission statement to eliminate a passage that describes the U.S. as "a nation of immigrants." The agency's new mission statement as it appears on the agency's website reads: "U.S ...
Is America a 'Nation of Immigrants'? Immigration Agency Says No
Nation of immigrants? According to US Citizenship and Immigration Services, not so much.
US immigration agency updates statement to no longer say 'nation of immigrants'