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Pope rules out retiring like his predecessor

May 30, 2016 at 6:45 am 2

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis says he has no intention of quitting the papacy — a possibility opened up by his predecessor Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI. The pope, responding to a question from


Two dead, six wounded, including two officers, in Houston shooting

May 30, 2016 at 6:35 am 2

HOUSTON (UPI) — Two people were killed, including one suspect, and two police officers and four others were injured in a shooting in west Houston on Sunday. The shooter was killed by a SWAT

Inside the hall was a very different scene as Trump supporters, wearing Make America Great Again hats and carrying pro-Trump signs, showed their approval for Donald Trump's remarks.

Pro-amnesty agitators cause problems after Trump rally in San Diego

May 28, 2016 at 6:50 am 32

Donald Trump’s much-anticipated arrival in San Diego on Friday was mostly peaceful until a few arrests, injuries and small fights among crowds of supporters and protesters outside the Convention Center after his speech ended


Catholic cemetery being bullied to accept pro-LGBT tombstone

May 28, 2016 at 6:46 am 21

The same homosexual couple who appeared as victorious plaintiffs in the United States Supreme Court lawsuit that legalized same-sex “marriage” across America is now pressuring a Catholic cemetery against its will to display a


Family of Kate Steinle sues SF, federal gov't over 'foreseeable' death

May 28, 2016 at 6:44 am 16

The family of a Northern California woman who was allegedly shot and killed last summer by an undocumented Mexican immigrant, who had previously been deported five times, filed a wrongful death lawsuit Friday against


Defrauding America: Cash in a SNAP

May 28, 2016 at 6:42 am 18

In what federal authorities call the biggest food stamp fraud in U.S. history, 22 people in South Florida have been charged with bilking the government’s modern-day bread line for $13 million. Even worse, the

FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2012, file photo, former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling looks on after being introduced as a new member of the Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame before a baseball game between the Red Sox and the Minnesota Twins at Fenway Park in Boston. Schilling is defending himself after making comments on social media about transgender people, saying he was expressing his opinion. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson, File)

Schilling throws heat at Obama over Japan visit

May 28, 2016 at 6:40 am 6

Former Red Sox pitcher and broadcaster Curt Schilling, known for his controversial remarks, said he was sickened by President Obama’s visit to Hiroshima to “apologize” for the 1945 atomic bombing of the city


Even the Secret Service is corrupt in Obama's administration

May 28, 2016 at 6:38 am 14

WASHINGTON (UPI) — U.S. Secret Service agents involved in leaking the personnel file of Rep. Jason Chaffetz will face discipline ranging from a reprimand to suspensions without pay, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh


Libertarian Gary Johnson to never-Trumpers: 'I'm it'

May 27, 2016 at 11:57 am 48

He has virtually no money, no strategy to compete in battleground states and no plan to stop talking about his drug use

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Trump's immigration reform makes more sense than some will admit

May 27, 2016 at 11:56 am 17

Donald Trump’s audacious immigration plans could force reticent countries to accept criminal deportees, better fund U.S. immigration agencies and put a chill on flagrant border crossings — but the billionaire’s proposals also strain the


Robert Gates leaves Boy Scouts still defending inclusion of adult gays

May 27, 2016 at 11:55 am 14

Robert Gates became the Boy Scouts of America’s president facing deep divisions within the organization’s membership over whether to let gays serve openly in its ranks


Louisiana governor signs Blue Lives Matter bill

May 27, 2016 at 11:40 am 7

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards signed the “Blue Lives Matter” bill, becoming the first state in the country to protect police officers under a hate-crime law

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GOP pleads with Rubio to jump into FL Senate race

May 27, 2016 at 11:35 am 4

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump encouraged former rival Sen. Marco Rubio to abandon plans to retire from the Senate after one term and jump back into the race to keep his seat


Letting a 7 yr. old decide he's a girl

May 27, 2016 at 6:55 am 130

The national debate over transgender rights could affect the future of a local 7-year-old who just finished first grade at Rolling Hills Elementary School in Clark County, but the current frenzy goes largely unnoticed

U.S. President Barack Obama hugs Shigeaki Mori, an atomic bomb survivor; creator of the memorial for American WWII POWs killed at Hiroshima, during a ceremony at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western Japan, Friday, May 27, 2016. Obama on Friday became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the site of the world's first atomic bomb attack, bringing global attention both to survivors and to his unfulfilled vision of a world without nuclear weapons. (AP Photo Carolyn Kaster)

Obama promises 'we shall not repeat the evil' at Hiroshima with no mention of Pearl Harbor

May 27, 2016 at 6:50 am 91

President Barack Obama traveled to Hiroshima, Japan, on Friday, marking the first time a U.S. president has visited the site of the world’s first nuclear attack, carried out more than 70 years ago