A frustrated Trump lashes out at special counsel Mueller

Cllinton Emails Inspector General

President Donald Trump has elevated his simmering grievances to a boil against special counsel...


Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, March 21, the 80th day of 2018. There are 285 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On March 21, 1918, during World War I, Germany launched its Spring Offensive on the Western Front, hoping to break through the Allied lines before American...


The Latest: Bombing suspect bought materials at Home Depot

APTOPIX Austin Bombings

ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the Austin bombings (all times local): 11:50 a.m. A Republican congressman from Texas says the Austin bombing suspect bought a lot of his bomb-making equipment from a Home Depot store in his hometown. U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul, a Republican from Austin who is...


Audubon Zoo's newest building turns day to night

Zoo Daytime Nights

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — It’s daylight outside, but with indoor lights simulating a full moon, hundreds of bats flap back and forth. On a nearby wall, what appears to be a talking stone face provides bat fun facts. It’s the night house at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans, and it opens Friday. The...


The Latest: Federal agents completing urgent gun tracing

Maryland School Shooting

GREAT MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday’s school shooting in Maryland (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Federal agents are completing an urgent trace request by the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office for the history of a semi-automatic Glock handgun that law enforcement says Austin Rollins used...


Austin bombing suspect left few traces on social media

Austin Bombings

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The man suspected of planting four bombs in the Texas capital this month that killed two people and injured four others doesn’t appear to have left much of a trail on social media, but in 2012 posts on what appears to be his personal blog he expressed opinions about a range of...



(c) 2018, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats have created a logjam for President Donald Trump’s executive branch nominees. But now it’s fellow Republicans who are causing headaches for some of his major Cabinet selections. With the absence of Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz, as he battles...


Police have begun evacuating the area near the home where the Austin bombing suspect

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police have begun evacuating the area near the home where the Austin bombing suspect lived.


Texas congressman tells TV station KXAN that Austin suspect bought bomb-making equipment

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas congressman tells TV station KXAN that Austin suspect bought bomb-making equipment at a Home Depot in his hometown.


As spending deal nears finish, border wall gets some funding, but New York tunnel is in

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON - Negotiators closed in on a $1.3 trillion spending deal early Wednesday that includes some obstacles to President Donald Trump’s immigration agenda but leaves a major New York area infrastructure project he fiercely opposes in limbo, according to three...


Most state election officials lack clearances needed, DHS says

(c) 2018, Bloomberg. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said only about 20 out of a targeted 150 state officials have full security clearances needed to receive classified information on cybersecurity threats to their elections, with the midterm congressional primaries already underway....

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