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House Democrats spend an entire day reading the Mueller report aloud
House Democrats spend an entire day reading the Mueller report aloud

Democrats reading Mueller report in an act of protest; Raymond Arroyo breaks down his 'Friday Follies' for 'The Ingraham Angle.'

Want to live in 'Big Bang Theory' star Kaley Cuoco's house? You can - for $6.9M
Want to live in 'Big Bang Theory' star Kaley Cuoco's house? You can - for $6.9M

"The Big Bang Theory" isn't the only thing coming to an end for Kaley Cuoco: she is also selling her California home. See what $6.9 million buys.

Alabama abortion law raised hope for execution reprieve
Alabama abortion law raised hope for execution reprieve

ATMORE, Ala. (AP) - A lawyer for a condemned inmate said he hoped Gov. Kay Ivey might a grant clemency request and block the execution after she talked about her belief that "life is precious" in signing a bill to virtually outlaw abortion in Alabama.

Barr: Probe Into Russia Investigation
Barr: Probe Into Russia Investigation's Origins Has Yielded 'Inadequate' Explanations

Weeks into an investigation of the origins of the FBI's investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, Attorney General William Barr said Friday that the probe has provided more questions than answers due to the "inadequate" and in some cases inconsistent answers he's been given from the officials involved.Asked during an interview with Fox News whether he knew exactly when the FBI began its investigation into the Trump campaign, Barr said he had not yet identified a reliable timeline."I've been trying to get answers to the questions, and I've found that a lot of the answers have been inadequate and some of the explanations I've gotten don't hang together. In a sense I have more...

Master architect I.M. Pei in dates
Master architect I.M. Pei in dates

Paris (AFP) - Celebrated architect I.M. Pei has died at age 102. Here are key dates in his life:

3 charged in killing of missing pregnant Chicago woman Marlen Ochoa-Lopez
3 charged in killing of missing pregnant Chicago woman Marlen Ochoa-Lopez

Three people, including a mother and daughter, have been charged in the death of a young pregnant woman on Chicago's Southwest Side.

Boeing finishes software update for grounded airliner
Boeing finishes software update for grounded airliner

Boeing says it has finished with its updates to the flight-control software implicated in two deadly crashes involving its 737 Max, moving a step closer to getting the plane back in the sky.

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China's US Treasury holdings lowest since 2017

China's US Treasury holdings fell in March to their lowest level in two years, with Beijing trimming its lending to the United States amid a protracted trade war, government data shows. In March, China's Treasury holdings fell by $10.4 billion to $1.12 trillion, the lowest level since May 2017, according to Treasury Department data released Wednesday.

Palestinians mark anniversary of mass displacement
Palestinians mark anniversary of mass displacement

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Palestinians on Wednesday marked the 71st anniversary of their mass displacement during the 1948 war around Israel's creation with protests across the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.

Woman fatally shot by Baytown officer during struggle over Taser was not pregnant
Woman fatally shot by Baytown officer during struggle over Taser was not pregnant

The woman can be heard screaming "I'm pregnant" in a video of the incident. However, police told ABC News her family informed them that she was not pregnant.

Man charged in fatal attack on Appalachian Trail
Man charged in fatal attack on Appalachian Trail

Federal authorities say a Massachusetts man has been arrested in an attack on the Appalachian Trail that left one person dead and another severely injured. (May 13)

The most popular baby names of 2018 are finally here and not much has changed
The most popular baby names of 2018 are finally here and not much has changed

The Social Security Administration is one of the best sources for measuring a name's popularity. They announced the top boy and girl names in 2018.

Teen Parents, Baby
Teen Parents, Baby's Grandmother Charged After Newborn Left in Chicago Alley

The teenage parents of a newborn left atop a trash can in Chicago are facing attempted murder charges, and a grandmother of the child is accused of lying to police about finding the baby boy.

Trump Baffles With
Trump Baffles With 'No Rush' China Trade Tweet, Delete, Retweet

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment on why the tweets were edited. China has said it will be forced to retaliate, though hasn't yet specified how or when it will do so. Trump claimed Friday that money received from tariffs would be used to purchase agricultural products from U.S. farmers to ship to other countries for food aid.

10 Things to Know for Today
10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

Kendrick Castillo, hero killed in Colorado school shooting, was days away from graduation
Kendrick Castillo, hero killed in Colorado school shooting, was days away from graduation

Kendrick Castillo, a member of the Highlands Ranch robotics club, was hailed as a hero for rushing the shooter at his STEM school.

China Threatens Retaliation as Trump Touts Chances of Trade Deal
China Threatens Retaliation as Trump Touts Chances of Trade Deal

Trump said Wednesday that China indicated it hopes to "make a deal" when senior Chinese officials visit Washington for negotiations Thursday and Friday. "We have gotten an indication they want to make a deal, our teams are meeting with their team tomorrow, we will see what happens," White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters after the president commented in a series of tweets. China deeply regrets the move," the ministry said in a statement.

Mnuchin defies the law by withholding Trump tax returns. Congress can't let this stand.
Mnuchin defies the law by withholding Trump tax returns. Congress can't let this stand.

Congress has many legitimate, important reasons to request Trump's tax returns. He's a special case, exposed to corruption risks all over the world.

Maximum Security arrives at Monmouth, pointed to Haskell
Maximum Security arrives at Monmouth, pointed to Haskell

OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) - A weary Maximum Security arrived Tuesday at Monmouth Park, where his trainer plans to race the colt in the $1 million Haskell Invitational in July.

US sends naval strike group to Middle East in
US sends naval strike group to Middle East in 'message' to Iran

The United States is sending an aircraft carrier strike group and a bomber task force to the Middle East in a "clear and unmistakable" message to Iran, National Security Advisor John Bolton said Sunday. "In response to a number of troubling and escalatory indications and warnings, the United States is deploying the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and a bomber task force to the US Central Command region," Bolton said in a statement.

President Trump Attacks Mueller Testifying to Congress, in a Reversal of Previous Comments
President Trump Attacks Mueller Testifying to Congress, in a Reversal of Previous Comments

"No redos for the Dems!" the President tweeted

2 brothers killed in Highland Park hit-and-run after pickup truck reaches 80 mph on residential street
2 brothers killed in Highland Park hit-and-run after pickup truck reaches 80 mph on residential street

Two adult brothers were killed and two people were being sought after a violent hit-and-run in a residential neighborhood that was captured on surveillance video.

Joe Biden Pivots to Courting Black Voters in South Carolina
Joe Biden Pivots to Courting Black Voters in South Carolina

"We've got Jim Crow sneaking back in," the former vice president said Saturday at a rally in Columbia, comparing new restrictions on voting to the racial segregation laws of the past. Biden capped his first week as an official candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination with a weekend trip to the Palmetto State. Both groups will be key to Democrats' chances of defeating President Donald Trump in 2020.

Amazon looking to shift to one-day Prime shipping and delivering orders wherever you want
Amazon looking to shift to one-day Prime shipping and delivering orders wherever you want

With Walmart nipping at its heels, Amazon looks to 1-day shipping and dropping off packages wherever a shopper wants to win the delivery wars.

Hundreds of migrants break out of Mexico detention centre as it struggles under US pressure
Hundreds of migrants break out of Mexico detention centre as it struggles under US pressure

At least 1,300 migrants escaped from a detention centre in Mexico on Thursday night, highlighting how far a surge in arrivals has stretched the country's resources.  Roughly half of the migrants returned voluntarily to the Siglo XXI facility in the border city of Tapachula but around 600 people were still unaccounted for on Friday. The incident arose when several inmates rioted at the centre in southern Mexico. Some threatened to set fire to the facility in protest at overcrowding. The majority of migrants detained at Tapachula are Cuban but Mexican newspaper Reforma has reported Haitians and Central Americans were counted as among those who escaped. "There was a large-scale...

Officer fled civil war as a child, resettled in Minneapolis
Officer fled civil war as a child, resettled in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Mohamed Noor fled Somalia's civil war as a child, following a well-worn path with his family to a refugee camp in Kenya, the U.S. and eventually Minnesota. After a difficult start, he "fell in love" with his new city, Minneapolis, and carved out a life in business.

North Korea demands US pay for comatose student
North Korea demands US pay for comatose student's medical bill: report

North Korea demanded that the United States pay a $2 million medical bill for US student Otto Warmbier, who went into a coma after being tortured in the totalitarian country, a report said Thursday. The Washington Post quoted unidentified sources as saying that a US official was made to sign a pledge to pay an invoice for the medical costs before being allowed to fly Warmbier back home from Pyongyang in 2017. The envoy signed the pledge on instructions from President Donald Trump, according to the Post report.

Facebook users care less about privacy than regulators
Facebook users care less about privacy than regulators

It has been just over a year since Facebook's improper data sharing with political consultancy Cambridge Analytica launched probes on both sides of the Atlantic. The company is also working on a WhatsApp-based payments system.

US invites world
US invites world's aviation regulators to meeting on Boeing's 737 MAX

Facing criticism that it is too close to Boeing, the Federal Aviation Administration has invited global regulators to a meeting on the Boeing 737 MAX next month as it works to restore confidence following two deadly crashes. The forum, scheduled for May 23 in Washington, aims to outline for civilian aviation regulators the US agency's process for returning the 737 MAX to service, an FAA spokesman said Thursday. The gathering comes as the FAA faces scrutiny of its oversight and questions about international civil aviation authorities' customary deference to manufacturers' domestic regulators -- in this case the FAA.

Special Report: New missile gap leaves U.S. scrambling to counter China
Special Report: New missile gap leaves U.S. scrambling to counter China

At November's biennial air show in the southern city of Zhuhai, the biggest state-owned missile maker, China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation Ltd, screened an animation showing a hostile "blue force," comprising an aircraft carrier, escort ships and strike aircraft, approaching "red force" territory. The fate of the ship is an unmistakable message to an America that has long dominated the globe from its mighty aircraft carriers and sprawling network of hundreds of bases. China's military is now making giant strides toward replacing the United States as the supreme power in Asia.

AT&T CEO confirms that 5G subscription plans won
AT&T CEO confirms that 5G subscription plans won't come cheap

In a mobile world where carriers are seemingly obsessed with squeezing every spare cent they can from subscribers, it was a pleasant surprise to see T-Mobile CTO Neville a few weeks back promise that T-Mobile's 5G data plans won't be more expensive than the company's existing 4G plans. Unfortunately, it looks as if the same can't be said for AT&T.During AT&T's earnings conference call today, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson relayed that 5G pricing could very well be tiered and that users keen on enjoying the maximum data speeds afforded by 5G will have to pay a little bit extra for the privilege."I will be very surprised if as we move into wireless, the pricing regime in wireless doesn't...

Feds: Coast Guard officer targeted Supreme Court justices
Feds: Coast Guard officer targeted Supreme Court justices

ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) - A Coast Guard lieutenant accused of stockpiling guns and compiling a hit list of prominent Democrats and network TV journalists looked at other targets: two Supreme Court justices and two executives of social media companies, according to federal prosecutors.

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