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Dutch PM Mark Rutte presents Donald Trump with U.S. flag from D-Day invasion
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 17:57:07 -0400
President Donald Trump on Thursday received a U.S. flag from a ship that carried the first waves of U.S. service members to Normandy on D-Day.
Pew: 65% of Democratic voters have positive view of 2020 candidates
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 17:40:06 -0400
Democratic voters have a better impression of their party's presidential candidates this year compared to similar points in the past eight elections, a Pew survey released Thursday indicates.
Northeast, Midwest expect hottest weather in years
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 17:11:57 -0400
The Midwest and Northeast will continue to swelter in dangerous heat and high humidity into this weekend.
Washington, D.C., police arrest 70 Catholics protesting Trump immigration policy
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 17:04:17 -0400
Police in Washington, D.C., arrested a group of Catholics protesting the Trump administration's immigration policy.
Ft. Lauderdale could be without water service 24 hours
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:13:51 -0400
A contractor broke a water line last night near Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, leaving residents and businesses without water service for up to 24 hours.
USS Boxer shoots down Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:06:48 -0400
President Donald Trump said the U.S. Navy "destroyed" an Iranian drone that came within 1,000 yards of a U.S. Navy ship in the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday.
Appeals court upholds 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's fraud conviction
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:41:38 -0400
A federal appeals court on Thursday refused to overturn the conviction of former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli, who's serving seven years in prison for fraud.
Report: Former Pentagon spokeswoman misused staff
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:20:46 -0400
A former Pentagon spokeswoman misused staff to run her personal errands, a watchdog report found.
House votes to raise federal hourly minimum wage to $15
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 13:53:26 -0400
The House passed legislation Thursday to gradually raise the federal hourly minimum wage -- which has been at $7.25 for a decade -- to $15 by 2025.
NYC judge cites danger, flight risk in refusing bail for Jeffrey Epstein
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 12:53:11 -0400
A federal New York judge refused bail Thursday for billionaire Jeffrey Epstein, on charges he sexually exploited and trafficked teenage girls -- saying he's too dangerous to be on the streets and a serious flight risk.