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Trump picks Elaine Chao for transportation secretary

by Phil Mattingly and David Wright

November 29, 2016

Filed under National News

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Elaine Chao, the former labor secretary and wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, to be his choice for transportation secretary, an official briefed on the matter told CNN on Tuesday. The...

Report: Al-Qaida May Be Planning to Attack U.S. Monday

by By Curt Mills, Staff Writer

November 4, 2016

Filed under National News

Al-Qaida may be attempting to attack the United States on Monday – the day before the presidential election – according to a report. CBS News reports that U.S. intelligence has alerted joint terrorism task forces that al-Qaida...

Obama unleashed

by Kevin Liptak, CNN White House Producer, CNN White House Producer

October 26, 2016

Filed under National News

Los Angeles (CNN)Maybe it's his rapidly approaching return to life as a normal citizen. Or the knowledge that, two weeks from Election Day, his preferred successor is enjoying a decisive edge over Donald Trump. Or maybe it was...

How Ohio prosecutors are fighting back against deadly heroin

by Max Blau, CNN

October 24, 2016

Filed under National News

On August 21, EMS workers in Springfield, Ohio, found a heroin user passed out behind the wheel of a car. Having watched the drug spread across the state, they quickly administered naloxone, an opioid blocker, to the overdose...

Eleven states sue Obama administration over bathroom guidance for transgender students

by Mark Berman and Moriah Balingit

May 25, 2016

Filed under National News

Eleven states and state officials filed a lawsuit Wednesday challenging the Obama administration over federal guidance directing schools to allow transgender students to use restrooms and other facilities that match their gender ide...

Chibok girl Amina Ali meets with Nigerian President after escape

by Stephanie Busari, CNN

May 19, 2016

Filed under National News

Amina Ali, the Chibok girl who escaped Boko Haram after spending more than two years as a prisoner, met with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa in Abuja Thursday. During the emotional meeting, Pr...

Poll: Nine in 10 Native Americans aren’t offended by Redskins name

by John Woodrow Cox, Scott Clement, and Theresa Vargas

May 19, 2016

Filed under National News

Nine in 10 Native Americans say they are not offended by the Washington Redskins name, according to a new Washington Post poll that shows how few ordinary Indians have been persuaded by a national movement to change the football team’s moniker. The ...

EgyptAir flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo crashes into Mediterranean Sea

by Grasswire Newsroom

May 19, 2016

Filed under National News

An EgyptAir aircraft en-route from Paris to Cairo has crashed into the Mediterranean Sea, according to Egyptian and French authorities. The A320 was carrying 56 passengers; including one child, two infants, and 10 EgyptAir...

Senate passes bill exposing Saudi Arabia to 9/11 legal claims

by Mark Mazzetti, New York Times

May 17, 2016

Filed under National News

A bill that would let the families of those killed in the Sept. 11 attacks sue Saudi Arabia for any role in the terrorist plot passed the Senate unanimously on Tuesday, bringing Congress closer to a showdown with the White House,...

Mississippi School District ordered to desegregate its schools

by Christine Hauser, New York Times

May 17, 2016

Filed under National News

A federal court has ordered a town in Mississippi to desegregate its high schools and middle schools, ending a five-decade-long legal battle over integrating black and white students. The United States District Court for the ...

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