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2019 NCAA softball tournament super regionals -- Real-time updates, news, notes ESPN
It didn't take long for the super regional stage of the NCAA softball tournament to yield its first surprise. Oklahoma State put defending champion Florida State a ...
Trump Gives Attorney General Sweeping Power in Review of 2016 Campaign Inquiry The New York Times
President Trump took extraordinary steps on Thursday to give Attorney General William P. Barr sweeping new authorities to conduct a review into how the 2016 ...
US charges WikiLeaks founder with publishing classified info WTHR
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a case with significant First Amendment implications, the U.S. filed new charges Thursday against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, ...
"American Taliban" John Walker Lindh is released from prison WTHR
John Walker Lindh, the Californian who took up arms for the Taliban and was captured by U.S. forces in Afghanistan in 2001, got out of prison Thursday after ...
With its national security at stake, Israel takes sides in U.S.-China trade war Haaretz
Israel's security officials object to a Chinese infrastructure project in central Israel □ What seems like a shift in policy comes amid growing U.S. concerns that ...
US withdraws train crew proposal that came after explosions WTHR
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Trump administration said Thursday it was withdrawing a proposal for freight trains to have at least two crew members, nullifying a ...
The Latest: China tariffs to cost average US household $831 Lynchburg News and Advance
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on trade tensions between the United States and China (all times local):
Amid tensions with Iran, White House mulls U.S. military request to send more forces to the Middle East The Washington Post
The U.S. military is presenting options to President Trump that would enhance the protection of American forces in the Middle East in response to rising tensions ...
National Enquirer opens museum with exhibits on O.J. Simpson, Michael Jackson and Princess Di NBC News
Good taste won't be the star attraction at Tennessee's newest tourist attraction, but operators of the National Enquirer hopes there's enough tabloid curiosity to ...
National American University students want answers after school announces closure KSHB
Students at National American University are frustrated after learning the school would be closing.
Clotilda: Last US slave ship discovered among gators, snakes WTHR
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The old wooden ship hull didn't look like much when researchers first saw it: just broken, waterlogged boards and a few pieces of ...
Trump Memo Requires Immigrants’ Sponsors to Reimburse Government for Welfare U.S. News & World Report
President Trump signed a memo directing agencies to enforce a 23-year-old provision concerning public benefits.
University of Oklahoma gave false data to U.S. News college rankings for 20 years CNN
The company that makes the annual Best Colleges rankings said that the University of Oklahoma gave "inflated" data on its alumni giving rates for two decades.
Far from border, US cities feel effect of migrant releases WTHR
MIAMI (AP) — A surge of asylum-seeking families has been straining cities along the southern U.S. border for months, but now the issue is flowing into cities far ...
NASA Picks Maxar to Build ‘Key Piece’ of Moon Mission U.S. News & World Report
The space agency chose Maxar Technologies to construct an element of the space station it plans to send to the moon.
US stocks skid on worries of prolonged trade standoff WTHR
Heightened worries that the U.S. and China are headed for a long standoff in their costly trade dispute put investors in a selling mood Thursday. Stocks ended ...
US actress Tiffany Haddish lands Eritrean citizenship as country celebrates independence CNN
American actress Tiffany Haddish is now officially an Eritrean citizen, the birthplace of her father who moved to the United States as a refugee before she was ...
Federal Forecast Says the Atlantic Could See 8 Hurricanes This Season. Are We Ready? U.S. News & World Report
Forecasts predict four to eight hurricanes this season, and experts are warning that much more can be done to prepare the federal government to provide help.
Jussie Smollett's Cook County criminal documents ordered unsealed Fox News
An Illinois judge ordered Jussie Smollett's criminal file to be unsealed Thursday.