After more than three months in office without passing any major legislation, President Donald Trump faces a week that offers the possibility of averting a government shutdown and progress on health care.
Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 02:29 PM EDT
45 Civilians Killed by Coalition Strikes: Pentagon
Investigations conducted during the month of March reveal that U.S.-led coalition airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria killed 45 civilians, mostly in and around the Iraqi city of Mosul,...
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13 Dead, Dozens Hurt After Tornadoes Hit Texas, South
At least 13 people have been killed by tornadoes or flooding in the South and Midwest by a storm that also dumped a rare late-season blizzard in western Kansas on Sunday.
Tornadoes hit several small towns in...
Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 07:51 PM EDT
NY Lawmakers Hatch Plan to Release Trump's State Taxes
New York Democrats have hatched a plan to get a look at Donald Trump's tax records by crafting a piece of legislation designed to get at his state returns that does everything but mention the Republican...
Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 01:19 PM EDT
Trump Warns North Korea's Missiles Will Get Better
President Donald Trump said in a television interview to be aired Sunday that he believes China's president has been putting pressure on North Korea as it pursues its missile and nuclear weapons programs.
Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 07:19 AM EDT
Penguins Chase Holtby, Beat Capitals to Take 2-0 Series Lead
Phil Kessel scored twice, Sidney Crosby set up more goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins chased Braden Holtby on the way to a 6-2 victory over the Washington Capitals in Game 2 Saturday night that gave them a...
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1 Killed, 3 Wounded in Carjacking, Shootings in Los Angeles County
One man is dead and at least three people were wounded Saturday in a Los Angeles County carjacking and series of shootings in Pico Rivera, Whittier and La Mirada, authorities said.
The carjacking was reported...
Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 10:09 AM EDT
Pence: Tax Plan May Increase Deficit in the 'Short Term'
Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday acknowledged that the Trump administration's tax proposal could increase the deficit, in the “short term,” NBC News reported.
"Maybe in the short term," he said during an...
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 at 11:13 PM EDT
1 Dead Amid Flooding, Strong Thunderstorms in Midwest
Strong thunderstorms are causing flooding in the Midwest that has killed at least one person in Missouri, prompted numerous rescues and blocked roadways.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a woman died after...