Florida state pol issues apology that is 'too little, too late' - New York Daily News

A Florida state senator who used racial slurs while having drinks with black colleagues issued a public apology on Wednesday, but still refuses to step down. Before making his three-minute statement, Republican Sen. Frank Artiles was removed as ...

General election campaigning begins as MPs back June poll - BBC News

Campaigning is under way after the House of Commons backed Theresa May's call for a general election on 8 June. MPs voted by 522 votes to 13 - with Labour and Lib Dem helping secure the two-thirds majority needed to bring forward the election from ...

Aaron Hernandez leaves us with one final 'Why?' - ESPN

ESPN's Adam Schefter looks at the tragic circumstances surrounding the life and death of Aaron Hernandez. (2:16). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger; Email; comment. 12:48 PM ET. Ian O'ConnorESPN Senior Writer. Close. Ian O'Connor has won ...

A new North Korean video shows missiles destroying a US city in a giant fireball - Washington Post

North Korean propaganda is many things, but it's not subtle. Case in point: A new video, unveiled at a recent musical performance in honor of Kim Il Sung, shows missiles leaving a U.S. city in flames. In the footage, a handful of missiles arc over the ...

Bulls take 2-0 lead over top-seeded Celtics - FOXSports.com

BOSTON (AP) — The Chicago Bulls talked often during the regular season about believing they had the personnel to play as a physically imposing team. Their output has caught up to those desires so far during the postseason. Jimmy Butler scored 22 ...

Bill O'Reilly is reportedly out. How much turmoil can Fox News handle? - Washington Post

This post has been updated. When the Republican Party convened in Cleveland in July to nominate Donald Trump for president, Fox News was led by Chairman Roger Ailes and the prime-time lineup of Greta Van Susteren, Bill O'Reilly, Megyn Kelly and ...

Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe react to Tom Brady's decision to skip White House visit - FOXSports.com

The Super Bowl champion New England Patriots will visit the White House Wednesday to be honored by President Donald Trump -- but Tom Brady will not be present for the ceremony. Brady announced Wednesday that he would miss the visit to attend to ...

Supreme Court Weighs State Aid to Church Programs - New York Times

Balloons were set up for a rally outside the Supreme Court on Wednesday. The court heard arguments on whether the state of Missouri should be allowed to withhold public funds from the Trinity Lutheran Church for its playground. Credit Mark Wilson/Getty ...

US Aircraft Carrier Revelation Leaves South Koreans Feeling Cheated - New York Times

The aircraft carrier Carl Vinson, right, in the Indian Ocean last week. Credit U.S. Department of Defense. SEOUL, South Korea — When news broke less than two weeks ago that the Trump administration was sending the aircraft carrier Carl Vinson to the ...

The Daily 202: A wake-up call for Republicans in Georgia, but Democrats remain unlikely to win the House in 2018 - Washington Post

With Breanne Deppisch. THE BIG IDEA: The results from Georgia's special election should scare Republicans, but Democrats shouldn't overread the results. With all the precincts reporting, Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff pulled 48.3 percent of the vote ...

Madrid vs. Bayern showed need for VAR - ESPN FC (blog)

The black mark of Madrid's stunning win over Bayern, were the many refereeing gaffes, which the FC crew dissect fervently. Bayern Munich's Arturo Vidal says his side were robbed in their quarterfinal Champions League defeat to Real Madrid. We really ...

A youth revolt in France boosts the far right - Washington Post

Songbirds flitted among the redbud trees. The wind tickled yellow flowers in fields of rapeseed. The medieval church clock clanged on the hour. Otherwise all was still in this one-boulangerie town in the French countryside when Marine Le Pen strode to ...

The Trump administration has deported a 'dreamer' for first time, advocates say - Washington Post

While Juan Manuel Montes Bojorquez, 23, was walking to a taxi station in Calexico, Calif., a Border Patrol agent on a bicycle stopped him, asking him for identification. Having accidentally left his wallet in a friend's car, Montes says, he had no ...

How Trump's 'Hire American' Order May Affect Tech Worker Visas - New York Times

Publish Date April 18, 2017. Photo by Doug Mills/The New York Times. Watch in Times Video ». embed. President Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday that directs federal agencies to review employment immigration laws to promote “Hire American” ...