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‘BernieCrats’ Refuse to Accept California Party Results
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‘BernieCrats’ Refuse to Accept California Party Results

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Democratic activists loyal to the Sen. Bernie Sanders aren't ready to give up after their favored candidate came tantalizingly close but fell short of taking control of the California Democratic Party. "Berniecrats" and like-minde...
Supreme Court strikes down N.C. districts over racial bias
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Supreme Court strikes down N.C. districts over racial bias

(UPI) -- The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that North Carolina lawmakers considered race too much when drawing up two congressional districts to increase Republican advantage. The justices ruled Republicans in North Carolina's state legislature and governo...
CNN Report Accuses Sheriff Clarke of Plagiarism
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CNN Report Accuses Sheriff Clarke of Plagiarism

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke, who says he's been appointed an assistant secretary in the Department of Homeland Security, has denied he plagiarized content in his master's thesis on homeland security. The denial follows a CNN repo...
Trump in Israel, says ‘great opportunity’ for peace
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Trump in Israel, says ‘great opportunity’ for peace

(UPI) -- Speaking from Jerusalem, U.S. President Donald Trump said Israel has a "great opportunity" for peace in the Middle East because "people have just had enough ... of the bloodshed and the killing." Trump on Monday arrived in Israel, where he will mee...
Religious defense planned in Detroit genital mutilation case
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Religious defense planned in Detroit genital mutilation case

On paper, the law seems clear: Cutting any part of a young girl's genitalia is illegal -- and no custom or ritual can be used to justify it. The law has been on the books for 21 years, unchallenged. But in a federal courtroom in Detroit, a landmark case ...
Tears on last night for Ringling Bros. ‘Greatest Show on Earth’
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Tears on last night for Ringling Bros. ‘Greatest Show on Earth’

Aerialists hugged long and hard in their safety net. Trainer Alexander Lacey spoke emotionally of his family's breeding of multiple generations of lions and tigers, even as his big cats waiting patiently for the act to continue as usual. The cats likely did no...
Trump Greeted at Saudi Royal Palace with Flags and the Star Spangled Banner
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Trump Greeted at Saudi Royal Palace with Flags and the Star Spangled Banner

While the beltway swamp-dwellers in Washington, D.C., slither amongst each other in lairs like Capitol Hill and CNN, President Trump is overseas reestablishing the United States as an unabashed superpower with a serious and forceful agenda. The Saudis could...