Alabama state Senate leader skipping US Senate race

Alabama state Senate leader skipping US Senate race

Other candidates include state Rep. Ed Henry of Hartselle, Dominic Gentile of Hoover, U.S. Sen, Luther Strange, President of Christian Coalition of Alabama Randy Brinson, and Dr. Wednesday is the final day to qualify for the August 15 primary. At the time, he confirmed having met in D.C. with leaders of the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) to address their controversial position to treat appointed Senator Luther Strange as an incumbent.

New Orleans takes down 3rd Confederate-era monument

The Crescent City White League monument was taken down on April 24 and the Davis statue on May 11. Mayor Mitch Landrieu first proposed removing the monuments in 2015, and the City Council approved the move that year. Barricades went up around the monument Monday, but additional ones were placed Tuesday as the city began to prepare for the removal. The Beauregard monument has been at the center of a legal battle, launched by the Monumental Task Committee, a group aiming for the statues to ...

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal for North Carolina Voter ID Law

The U.S. Supreme Court put the final nail in the coffin of North Carolina's strict voter-identification law on Monday, rejecting a Republican bid to revive the measure struck down by a lower court for intentionally aiming to suppress black voter turnout.

Two killed in USA tornadoes

Another 25 people were injured. Seventeen people were hospitalized. Fitzgerald says they lifted walls off people who were trapped. The National Weather Service logged almost 300 reports of severe weather from Texas to the Great Lakes. "There's a whole row where there should be trailers that there's nothing but debris". "Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the devastating tornadoes that hit last night", Walker said in a statement .

United States government 'under assault' by Donald Trump after Federal Bureau of Investigation director's firing

But Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told NBC's "Meet the Press" program on Sunday there is no question that "the Russians were playing around in our electoral processes."He defended Trump's decision to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in the Oval Office last week."It's in the interest of the American people, it's in the interest of Russia and the rest of the world that we do something to see if we can not improve the relationship between the two greatest nuclear powers in the ...

Trump's Commencement Speech at Christian Liberty University

Trump's Commencement Speech at Christian Liberty University

Trump said Comey is a "showboat" and "grandstander" who was sacked because he wasn't doing a good job. "But the future belongs to the dreamers, not to the critics", Trump said. Lawmakers from both parties have spent days questioning the timing of Trump's decision to fire Comey, who was leading the probe into possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during the election.