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Jun 28 2017

How Edgar Wright kept 'Baby Driver' moving to the music; opens Wednesday

The action and the vehicle scenes are brilliantly directed with some real stunt work. You have this library of beloved films now, but did you feel with this one you h...

Jun 28 2017

S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Home Price Index (HPI) Misses Forecast

Metro Denver remains among the top four major US markets for year-over-year gains in home resale prices, according to the latest S&P/Case-Shiller Home Prices Indices repo...

Jun 27 2017

Michelle Carter Found Guilty Of Involuntary Manslaughter

Moniz said Carter's initial text messages pressuring Roy to kill himself were not enough to find her guilty . The case against Carter was mostly based on her tex...

Jun 26 2017

Bernie and Jane Sanders Under FBI Investigation Related To Alleged Bank Fraud

Toensing looked at the school's loan documents and allegedly saw that Jane Sanders had convinced a bank that the college-which had an annual budget of $4 million-could ...

Jun 26 2017

Trump suggests he was trying to keep FBI director honest

Speaking in an interview with Ainsley Earhardt of Fox News that aired Friday, Trump first said he was generally suspicious of the FBI and intelligence apparatus in ...

Jun 25 2017

Mom admits leaving 2 kids in hot vehicle as a punishment

When she told her daughter to get out of the auto, she refused, and Randolph closed the vehicle door "to teach her daughter a 'lesson, ' thinking 'she could get herself a...

Jun 24 2017

Judiciary committee asks Lynch to disclose Clinton email conversations

Though Clinton herself accused Comey of costing her the election by reopening the email probe in late October 2016, Democrats have argued that firing him amounted to obst...

Jun 23 2017

GOP touts their budget plan as impasse solution

The first day of a special session on the IL budget crisis is off to a slow start. Lawmakers blew past a budget deadline last month, triggering a requirement that any n...

Jun 23 2017

List of GOP congressmen found with baseball practice shooter

The names on the list included Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala.; Rep. Jeff Duncan, R-S.C.; and Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., the DC reported . Also shot were Capitol Police specia...

Jun 21 2017

Area Under Severe Thunderstorm Watch

The warm weather was already met with some storms Tuesday afternoon, prompting warnings in some parts of northern IL. We expect isolated strong storms to rapidly develo...

Jun 21 2017

Offensive Trademark Law Nixed by Supreme Court

He had expected the Supreme Court to offer a more narrowly tailored opinion, but he views the ruling as consistent with the justices' previous stances on free speech. The...

Jun 21 2017

Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle

ABC News contributor Kate Shaw said Wednesday's memorandum "clarifies and amends the executive order, effectively neutralizing one of the plaintiffs' key arguments agains...

Jun 18 2017

Scalise Shooter Had List of at Least 6 GOP Lawmakers' Names

Mr Scalise's surgeon said he can hope to make an "excellent recovery", despite being seriously ill when he arrived at hospital after the shooting in Virginia last week. B...

Jun 17 2017

Hundreds protest after officer acquitted in Philando Castile shooting

Rep. Betty McCollum, a Democrat who represents the district where Castile was shot and Yanez was tried, said the legal matter may be concluded but work must continue. D...

Jun 17 2017

Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

Capitol Police officers at the scene Wednesday morning returned fire, wounding Hodgkinson . Rep. Steve Scalise is still in critical condition, but his health is imp...

Jun 17 2017

Montana senators co-sponsor bill to honor Capitol cops after shooting

Capitol Police, a congressional aide and a lobbyist were injured when a gunman opened fire at a baseball practice. Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise remains in crit...

Jun 16 2017

Mike Pence reportedly hires private attorney to help with Russian Federation probe

Trump hired his own personal lawyer, Marc Kasowitz , a week ago, and he has been hard at work defending the president with factually inaccurate statements . Pence, who ...

Jun 15 2017

Neighbor heard shots, saw UPS drivers running

The building is located in the Potrero Hill, which is about 2 ½ miles from downtown San Francisco . In 2014, a man shot and killed two of his supervisors before turnin...

Jun 15 2017

Congressman who witnessed shooting gives emotional, harrowing retelling of baseball shooting

Congressman Williams was not shot, however a member of his staff was shot and is receiving medical attention. U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, who was practicing wi...

Jun 14 2017

Senate Moves to Restrict TV Interviews in US Capitol

Reporters on Capitol Hill said Tuesday they were no longer allowed to record interviews with lawmakers in the Senate's hallways without prior permission. No more ...