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Ryan Calls on Gianforte to Apologize for Assault, Says Election up to Montana Voters

Ryan Calls on Gianforte to Apologize for Assault, Says Election up to Montana Voters

House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday called on Republican Greg Gianforte to apologize after he was charged with assaulting a reporter, but said he will leave it up to Montana voters to decide whether they want him to serve in Congress. “I do not think this …

Body Slam Politics: Montana Political Insider Explains Greg Gianforte's Alleged Attack On Journalist

Body Slam Politics: Montana Political Insider Explains Greg Gianforte’s Alleged Attack On Journalist

The day before the special election to fill Montana’s single House seat, Republican candidate Greg Gianforte allegedly assaulted and “body slammed” Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs for asking him a question about the Congressional Budget Office’s analysis of …

Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny in Russia Probe, Say Officials

Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny in Russia Probe, Say Officials

Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law and one of his senior advisers, has come under FBI scrutiny in the Russia investigation, multiple U.S. officials told NBC News. Investigators believe Kushner has significant information relevant to their inquiry …

Astronomers witness star's death, birth of new black hole

Astronomers witness star’s death, birth of new black hole

May 25 (UPI) –In 2015, a star tracked by astronomers since 2009, suddenly disappeared. New research suggests the star collapsed and became a black hole, but avoided the explosive violence of a supernova. The discovery, detailed in the Monthly Notices of …

Jared Kushner Reportedly Draws Interest Of FBI In Russia Investigation

Jared Kushner Reportedly Draws Interest Of FBI In Russia Investigation

The FBI is looking at Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and an influential White House adviser, as part of its investigation into Russia’s influence in the 2016 election, The Washington Post and NBC News reported Thursday evening.

Manchester bomber called mom to say 'forgive me' hours before attack, official says

Manchester bomber called mom to say ‘forgive me’ hours before attack, official says

The suicide bomber in Manchester called his mother to ask for forgiveness hours before he carried out the attack at an Ariana Grande concert, an anti-terror investigator in Libya revealed Thursday. Salam Abedi, 22, called his mother and said, “Forgive me …

Alabama Inmate Tommy Arthur Faces Eighth Execution Date

Alabama Inmate Tommy Arthur Faces Eighth Execution Date

After Thomas Arthur was convicted of murdering his lover’s husband while on work release from prison, he told the jury to sentence him to execution — not because he wanted to die, but because he thought capital punishment would give him more avenues to …

What Trump will (and won't) push aside

What Trump will (and won’t) push aside

A video showing President Trump apparently shoving the prime minister of Montenegro out of the way during a photo-op garnered him social media mockery for the second time this week (Melania’s hand swat: #NeverForget). At a Thursday meeting of North …

After Brief Deployment, Brazilian Troops Recalled From Streets Of Capital

After Brief Deployment, Brazilian Troops Recalled From Streets Of Capital

Within 24 hours of their deployment in Brasilia, Brazilian troops left the streets of the capital on Thursday — gone from their positions guarding government buildings almost as quickly as they’d manned them. The decision, in both cases, came down from …

Nevada Moonlite Bunny Ranch Damaged After Semi-Truck Crashes Into Brothel

Nevada Moonlite Bunny Ranch Damaged After Semi-Truck Crashes Into Brothel

The entrance of the famous Moonlite Bunny Ranch in Mound House, Nev. was destroyed early Thursday when a semi-truck crashed into the building. Authorities arrested the truck’s driver at the scene, according to the Associated Press, and he faces charges …

Juno probe reveals more of Jupiter's surprises

Juno probe reveals more of Jupiter’s surprises

A spectacular image of Jupiter’s cloud tops taken during a low-altitude pass by NASA’s Juno spacecraft. NASA’s Juno spacecraft is finding a world of surprises as it orbits giant Jupiter, scientists said Thursday, from the turbulent upper atmosphere where …

Taiwan Gay Marriage Ruling Widens Political Divide With China

Taiwan Gay Marriage Ruling Widens Political Divide With China

Taiwan’s historic court ruling this week did more than make it the first place in Asia to let same-sex couples wed: It also widened the political gap with China. The decision by Taiwan’s constitutional court Wednesday to legalize gay marriage in two …

Fox News Poll: Is Russia friend or foe? Voters say foe, think Trump says friend

Fox News Poll: Is Russia friend or foe? Voters say foe, think Trump says friend

The latest Fox News national poll asks voters to label a list of countries as either an ally or an enemy. North Korea (93 percent), Iran (80 percent) and Syria (76 percent) are viewed as America’s top three enemies. However, it’s fourth place Russia …

Sheriff: Greg Gianforte Given Less Serious Charge Because 'Body Slam' Didn't Cause Serious Injury

Sheriff: Greg Gianforte Given Less Serious Charge Because ‘Body Slam’ Didn’t Cause Serious Injury

(BOZEMAN, Mont.) — The sheriff who cited a Montana congressional candidate for shoving a reporter to the ground says the Republican was charged with misdemeanor assault because there was no serious bodily injury. Gallatin County Sheriff Brian Gootkin …

Trump Uses NATO Unity Ceremony To Bash European Allies On Military Spending

Trump Uses NATO Unity Ceremony To Bash European Allies On Military Spending

BRUSSELS – President Donald Trump on Thursday publicly scolded European allies for taking advantage of U.S. taxpayers by failing to spend enough on defense ― while in private reportedly breaking with them over how to treat Russia, the country that …

1 dead after medical helicopter crash in Delaware industrial park

1 dead after medical helicopter crash in Delaware industrial park

NEW CASTLE, Del. – A medical helicopter has crashed behind a postal facility in a Delaware industrial park, killing the pilot, authorities said. No other injuries have been reported. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement that the …

Billionaire Ex-Oilman Plans 1st Nonstop Round-World Solar Flight

Billionaire Ex-Oilman Plans 1st Nonstop Round-World Solar Flight

After building up a $15 billion fortune pumping oil, Viktor Vekselberg is turning to solar for his attempt to win a place in history. The Russian tycoon and his Renova Group plan a record-breaking effort to send a plane around the world nonstop using only …

Republican Senators Say Scathing Report on Health Care Bill Makes Repealing Obamacare Harder

Republican Senators Say Scathing Report on Health Care Bill Makes Repealing Obamacare Harder

(WASHINGTON) — Republican senators conceded Thursday that a scathing analysis of the House GOP health care bill had complicated their effort to dismantle President Barack Obama’s health care law. “It makes everything harder and more difficult,” Sen.

Miss Black Texas Says Police Chief Illegally Arrested Her In Fit Of Racist Road Rage

Miss Black Texas Says Police Chief Illegally Arrested Her In Fit Of Racist Road Rage

Miss Black Texas 2016 is calling for a North Texas police chief to be removed from his job after he allegedly called her a “black bitch” and unlawfully arrested her for passing his 14-year-old daughter on the road. Carmen Ponder, an intern at the Hunt …

Trump Uses NATO Unity Ceremony To Bash European Allies on Military Spending

Trump Uses NATO Unity Ceremony To Bash European Allies on Military Spending

BRUSSELS – President Donald Trump on Thursday publicly scolded European allies for taking advantage of U.S. taxpayers by failing to spend enough on defense ― while in private reportedly breaking with them over how to treat Russia, the country that …

Scientists Pinpoint How A Flamingo Balances On One Leg

Scientists Pinpoint How A Flamingo Balances On One Leg

Most anyone who has encountered a flamingo has probably been impressed by its signature ability to balance on a single long, spindly leg for remarkably long periods of time. But actually, scientists have now shown that what appears to be a feat requires …

President Trump shoved the Montenegro prime minister at NATO

President Trump shoved the Montenegro prime minister at NATO

President Donald Trump appeared to push himself past the prime minister of Montenegro during a tour of NATO’s new headquarters. (May 25) AP During his first joint meeting with North Atlantic Treaty Organization leaders, President Trump on Thursday …

2017 hurricane forecast calls for above-normal season in Atlantic

2017 hurricane forecast calls for above-normal season in Atlantic

MIAMI –Warm ocean waters could fuel an above-normal Atlantic hurricane season, while storm-suppressing El Nino conditions are expected to be scarce, U.S. government forecasters said Thursday. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration forecast …

Do You Know What Red Nose Day Is?

Do You Know What Red Nose Day Is?

May 25 is Red Nose Day in the United States. And millions of people are probably going, “huh, what?” The short explanation: It’s a campaign to raise money to fight child poverty. But how does buying a red foam nose at a drugstore for a buck help the cause?

Trump dealt another defeat on travel ban, as U.S. appeals court in Virginia blocks enforcement

Trump dealt another defeat on travel ban, as U.S. appeals court in Virginia blocks enforcement

President Trump suffered another legal defeat Thursday when the U.S. appeals court in Virginia ruled his foreign travel ban may not be enforced, bluntly saying that it appears to discriminate based on religion and that the administration’s argument that …

California's Answer to Coming Solar Eclipse: Turn Off Appliances

California’s Answer to Coming Solar Eclipse: Turn Off Appliances

California’s top utility regulator has a solution to the near-instant loss of 5.6 gigawatts of solar power production during the next solar eclipse: unplug your appliances. On Aug. 21, shading from the eclipse will begin to cross the state at 9:02 a.m …

AT&T's DirecTV Now Online Service's Growth Sputters

AT&T’s DirecTV Now Online Service’s Growth Sputters

AT&T Inc.’s live online video service, DirecTV Now, has seen its growth stall in recent months, according to people familiar with the matter, raising questions about consumer demand for the growing number of new web-TV services entering the market.

Why Did The Top Student Aid Official Under Betsy DeVos Resign?

Why Did The Top Student Aid Official Under Betsy DeVos Resign?

The sudden resignation of an Obama appointee who oversaw student aid at the U.S. Department of Education has brought forth competing explanations. James Runcie oversaw the Federal Student Aid office, which administers $150 billion in grants, loans and work …

Green Power Broker to Set British Columbia's Course Next Week

Green Power Broker to Set British Columbia’s Course Next Week

Andrew Weaver, the climate scientist-turned-political power broker in Canada’s westernmost province, aims to decide which party his Greens will support within a week, a determination that could set the course of British Columbia’s first minority …

Las Vegas authorities on alert over new ISIS propaganda video

Las Vegas authorities on alert over new ISIS propaganda video

An ISIS propaganda video posted on social media last week featured a brief clip of Las Vegas’ famed strip, prompting Sin City law enforcement authorities to perceive a credible threat. The 44-minute video showed 2015 footage of the strip, along with images …

Hedge Fund Got Bananas Bonanza of Inside Information

Hedge Fund Got Bananas Bonanza of Inside Information

The rules of insider trading are complicated. You might think it’s as simple as “don’t trade on nonpublic information you got from an insider,” but it isn’t. There are strange and subtle rules about how you can get that information, about what sorts of …

Federal circuit court upholds decision blocking Trump's travel ban

Federal circuit court upholds decision blocking Trump’s travel ban

A federal appeals court dealt another blow to President Trump’s revised travel ban targeting six Muslim-majority countries on Thursday, siding with groups that say the policy illegally targets Muslims. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower …

What happens when a man on a flight says he can't sit next to a woman

What happens when a man on a flight says he can’t sit next to a woman

Renee Rabinowitz was all set up in her business-class seat on El Al Flight 28, which would take more than 10 hours to get her from Newark, New Jersey, to Tel Aviv, Israel, when she was asked to move. According to a group representing Rabinowitz, before …

Wells Fargo to Boost Broker Sign-On Bonuses as Rivals Cut Back

Wells Fargo to Boost Broker Sign-On Bonuses as Rivals Cut Back

Wells Fargo & Co. will pay bigger sign-on bonuses to some new brokers as competitors including Morgan Stanley and Bank of America Corp. seek to reduce recruitment inducements. The Wells Fargo Advisors unit plans to offer better pay packages to brokers who …

Trump meets with EU and NATO leaders

Trump meets with EU and NATO leaders

A federal appeals court has ruled against President Trump’s travel ban, upholding a nationwide injunction barring the administration from enforcing the executive order. The ruling is the latest legal setback for Trump on the travel issue and, like several …

In NATO Speech, Trump Scolds Leaders But Doesn't Recommit To Defense Pledge

In NATO Speech, Trump Scolds Leaders But Doesn’t Recommit To Defense Pledge

At a NATO summit in Brussels, President Trump marked the unveiling of memorials of the Berlin Wall and the Sept. 11 attacks with a speech that, among other things, told gathered NATO leaders their levels of defense funding are “not fair” to U.S. taxpayers.

Faulty immune cells may play role in going bald

Faulty immune cells may play role in going bald

THURSDAY, May 25, 2017 – Faulty immune cells may play a role in hair loss, a new study suggests. In experiments with mice, researchers found that regulatory T-cells (“Tregs”) – a type of immune cell that helps control inflammation – trigger stem cells …

Where Immigrants Get the Job Done, and Where They Don't

Where Immigrants Get the Job Done, and Where They Don’t

Overall, labor markets in the Netherlands and Sweden are pretty healthy. The two countries’ unemployment rates are near the middle of the pack among members of the affluent-nations club called the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development …

Obama’s NSA rebuked for snooping on Americans; journo says it proves wide pattern

Obama’s NSA rebuked for snooping on Americans; journo says it proves wide pattern

The secret court that oversees government snooping took the Obama administration to task late last year, suggesting it created “a very serious Fourth Amendment issue” by violating rules the government itself had implemented regarding the surveillance of …

Ex-Clinton Aide Amanda Rentería Blasts Russia Over Reports It Falsely Used Her Name

Ex-Clinton Aide Amanda Rentería Blasts Russia Over Reports It Falsely Used Her Name

Amanda Rentería, former Hillary Clinton national political director, said Thursday she feels “deeply” personally violated by reports that Russians used her identity to spread misinformation during the 2016 election. Rentería, the highest ranking Latina …

Health care bill would drive up premiums for millions, CBO finds

Health care bill would drive up premiums for millions, CBO finds

For many Americans, a Congressional Budget Office estimate that 23 million people would lose health insurance under House-passed legislation raises a number of vital questions: Am I among the losers, and if I keep my coverage under the proposed law, how …

BREAKING: Sources: Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny By FBI As Part Of Russia Invest | NBC Nightly News

BREAKING: Sources: Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny By FBI As Part Of Russia Invest | NBC Nightly News

Manchester Vigil Unites In Song: 'Don't Look Back In Anger' | NBC News

Manchester Vigil Unites In Song: ‘Don’t Look Back In Anger’ | NBC News

Why Some People are Scared of Clowns - Sharper Science

Why Some People are Scared of Clowns - Sharper Science

Mark Zuckerberg Speaks At 366th Harvard Commencement (Full) | NBC News

Mark Zuckerberg Speaks At 366th Harvard Commencement (Full) | NBC News

Paul Ryan: Greg Gianforte Should Apologize For Assault On Reporter | NBC News

Paul Ryan: Greg Gianforte Should Apologize For Assault On Reporter | NBC News

'Star Wars' At 40: A Look Back At The Film By Those Who Made It | NBC News

’Star Wars’ At 40: A Look Back At The Film By Those Who Made It | NBC News

Raw: RV in Flames After Tex. Chase, Suspect Dead

Raw: RV in Flames After Tex. Chase, Suspect Dead

Passengers React to Increased TSA Scrutiny

Passengers React to Increased TSA Scrutiny

Queen Elizabeth Speaks With Bomb Victims As Manchester Holds Minute Of Silence | NBC News

Queen Elizabeth Speaks With Bomb Victims As Manchester Holds Minute Of Silence | NBC News

Analyst: 'Suicidal' for UK Not to Share Intel

Analyst: ‘Suicidal’ for UK Not to Share Intel

Indonesia Publicly Canes Gay Men As Punishment (HBO)

Indonesia Publicly Canes Gay Men As Punishment (HBO)

Can Louisiana Reduce Its Prison Population?

Can Louisiana Reduce Its Prison Population?

Raw: Suspected Tornadoes Cause Damage in Ohio

Raw: Suspected Tornadoes Cause Damage in Ohio

Senate Democrats: GOP Health Care Plan Should Be Dead On Arrival | NBC News

Senate Democrats: GOP Health Care Plan Should Be Dead On Arrival | NBC News

Raw: Minute of Silence in Manchester

Raw: Minute of Silence in Manchester

Raw: Possible Tornadoes Hit North Carolina

Raw: Possible Tornadoes Hit North Carolina

Montana House Candidate Charged With Assault

Montana House Candidate Charged With Assault

Fertility Clinic Gives New Hope To Older Women

Fertility Clinic Gives New Hope To Older Women

Oregon Wineries Branch Out Into Legal Marijuana

Oregon Wineries Branch Out Into Legal Marijuana

Study: Medical Marijuana Helps Children Who Have Seizures | NBC Nightly News

Study: Medical Marijuana Helps Children Who Have Seizures | NBC Nightly News

Mom Receives Honorary Degree After Attending Every Class With Quadriplegic Son | NBC Nightly News

Mom Receives Honorary Degree After Attending Every Class With Quadriplegic Son | NBC Nightly News

A Mourning Manchester Remembers Suicide Bombing Victims | NBC Nightly News

A Mourning Manchester Remembers Suicide Bombing Victims | NBC Nightly News

TSA Testing New Screening Measures At US Airports | NBC Nightly News

TSA Testing New Screening Measures At US Airports | NBC Nightly News

Manchester Attack: Father And Brothers Of Suspected Bomber Arrested | NBC Nightly News

Manchester Attack: Father And Brothers Of Suspected Bomber Arrested | NBC Nightly News

Schumer: Proposed Health Legislation 'A Cancer'

Schumer: Proposed Health Legislation ‘A Cancer’

Security Images Show Manchester Bomber

Security Images Show Manchester Bomber

Raw: Severe Storms Pummel Area West of Houston

Raw: Severe Storms Pummel Area West of Houston

ISIS in Libya & Net Neutrality: VICE News Tonight Full Episode (HBO)

ISIS in Libya & Net Neutrality: VICE News Tonight Full Episode (HBO)

Medical Marijuana Aids Some Kids With Epilepsy

Medical Marijuana Aids Some Kids With Epilepsy

Haley Visits Syrian Refugees at Turkish Border

Haley Visits Syrian Refugees at Turkish Border

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