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Nov 08 2018

Trump upbeat despite House loss, will hold news conference

Thank you", Trump said , pointing toward a portion of the crowd in Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau. A spokeswoman for the parent company referred an inquiry to Fox ...

Nov 08 2018

Trump fires US Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Matthew Whitaker , Sessions' chief of staff, will serve as acting attorney general , Trump announced Wednesday afternoon. Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is a...

Nov 08 2018

Sheriff: 10-year-old says she stomped head of baby in panic

Schneider said her daughter's "favorite time with her kids was all in their jammies, curled up to watch a movie". The truck was found to be abandoned in the garage at thi...

Nov 08 2018

Florida Approves Ballot Measure Restoring Felons' Voting Rights

Approximately 1.4 million convicted felons will have the right to vote due to a ballot that received about 65 percent of the vote on November 6. Approximately 1.4 milli...

Nov 08 2018

Fox News doesn't condone Hannity appearance with Trump

President Donald Trump on Wednesday celebrated Senate Republican gains in the midterm election but immediately threatened Democrats , who won back control of the Hou...

Nov 08 2018

Florida returns vote to 1.5 million ex-felons

With about three quarters of precincts reporting , the measure passed with 65 percent of the vote, the Associated Press reported; the law needed the votes of 60 percen...

Nov 08 2018

President Trump Tells Hannity his Final Midterm Message for America

And to add insult to injury, Hannity referred to media in the room - including Fox News employees - as " fake news ". After Hannity spoke, Jeanine Pirro , another Fo...

Nov 08 2018

Oil prices drop over 1 percent on Iran sanctions waivers

The Russian diplomat said the sanctions go against worldwide law and practices, and that the US "policies of issuing an ultimatum and making unilateral moves are unaccept...

Nov 08 2018

Trump's Republicans hold on to Senate

Ron DeSantis , who won the Florida gubernatorial race, according to a CNN projection, Marsha Blackburn who will capture the Tennessee Senate race and Mike Braun, who ...

Nov 08 2018

Ron DeSantis Elected Florida Governor, Andrew Gillum Concedes

Bill Nelson in a race that could help determine whether the U.S. Senate stays in Republican control. The Tallahassee mayor won his primary on a progressive platform but ...

Nov 08 2018

Texas company secures $145 million contract to build part of border wall

Pentagon officials declined a preliminary Trump administration request for the USA military to build facilities to house detained migrants as part of its new mission ...

Nov 08 2018

In Historic Move, Florida Approves Automatically Restoring Voting Rights To Felons

The amendment would not apply to those convicted of murder or sexual offenses, who would continue to be permanently barred from voting unless the Governor and Cabinet v...

Nov 08 2018

Fox News doesn't condone Hannity speaking at Trump rally

Hannity took to Twitter to say definitively, "To be clear, I will not be on stage campaigning with the President". Hannity also blasted "most in the media" for bein...

Nov 08 2018

Xi pledges to open China’s markets wider to an impatient world

The president made no mention of the standoff with U.S. President Donald Trump over Chinese plans for state-led development of technology industries. "For my understand...

Nov 08 2018

Divisive Trump era ushers record number of women into US Congress

And Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the former Bernie Sanders organiser who won an upset primary victory over a senior House Democrat, will also head to Congress. Liberal group...

Nov 08 2018

Trump Tells April Ryan To 'Sit Down': 'I'm Not Responding' To You

Republicans lost control of the House of Representatives to Democrats , but Mr. Trump shrugged that off. Trump tweeted earlier in the day that those who "worked with me...

Nov 07 2018

Jury selection begins for El Chapo's US trial

His trial is expected to last two to four months. One of those dismissed was a woman who had written on her questionnaire, "Drugs are bad for you". Mr Heroy estimates...

Nov 07 2018

Dead, Including Shooter, in Tallahassee Shooting at yoga studio

It remains unclear what connection Beierle, who was staying at a local hotel, had to the yoga studio and the victims, DeLeo said. Beierle's LinkedIn page says he at...

Nov 07 2018

First Muslim woman elected to House of Representatives

In an emotional speech following her historic election, Tlaib paid tribute her Palestinian roots. Americans for the first time sent a Muslim woman to Congress - act...

Nov 07 2018

Laura Ingraham Mocks Taylor Swift Over Tennessee Democrat Losing Midterm Election

She'll leave the House and become a senator on January 3, 2019, taking over the seat vacated by Republican Bob Corker, who is retiring. Nonpartisan political analysis sit...