Van plows into diners on Los Angeles sidewalk

The driver of a van that plowed into a group of people dining on a Los Angeles sidewalk, striking and injuring at least eight people, was arrested Sunday on suspicion of hit-and-run, authorities said. The vehicle knocked down a white picket fence that served as a barrier between diners and pedestrians on the sidewalk. “Everyone was eating, enjoying life and out of nowhere this van ran them over,â€� Courtney Crump …

Price: 'Our Job Is to Follow the Law' Including Obamacare

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price tells Chuck Todd that the White House must follow the current health rules as written, unless Congress passes a new law.

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Education Dept. official apologizes for comments on sexual assault

The Education Department’s top civil rights official has apologized for her characterization that 90 percent of campus sexual assault accusations investigated by the federal government under Title IX stem from drunken regret or the fallout of a broken romance.

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White House misspells word 'inaccurately' in video attacking CBO for being inaccurate

The White House has deleted and reissued a video that misspelled the word “inaccurately” in an attack on the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) for being inaccurate. The 45-second spot, which the White House issued via their YouTube channel, was meant to cast doubt on the independent agency’s health care projections. The White House quickly deleted the video and uploaded a version with the correct spelling.

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Trump, Abe confirm will increase pressure on North Korea: Japan government

By Takaya and Yamaguchi TOKYO (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe confirmed in phone talks that they would step up pressure on North Korea in cooperation with South Korea, a Japanese government spokesman said on Monday. The bilateral talks were aimed at confirming close cooperation among the United States, Japan and South Korea before a Group of 20 summit meeting to be held in …

The Fight for Mosul: U.S.-Backed Iraqi Forces Corner ISIS Fighters

On Saturday, U.S.-backed forces squeezed the remaining ISIS militants into the narrow streets of Mosul's Old City as they looked to re-take full control of the strategic city.

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Tanker and freighter collide off Britain

A tanker and a cargo ship collided off Britain on Saturday on one of the world’s busiest shipping routes, but no injuries or spills were reported, authorities said. The tanker had 38,000 tonnes of petrol onboard when it collided at around 0100 GMT with a 220-metre (720-foot) cargo vessel in the Strait of Dover, which is where the North Sea and the Channel meet. “Although both vessels have been damaged, …

Special counsel in Trump-Russia probe stresses value of honesty and integrity in student graduation address

The man leading the federal investigation into possible collusion between Donald Trump’s campaign and Moscow, has stressed integrity, patience and humility in a student graduation speech. Robert Mueller, a former FBI Director, said that “nothing else mattersâ€� if people were not honest. “As the saying goes, if you have integrity, nothing else matters, and if you do not have integrity, nothing else matters,â€� Mr Mueller told graduating students at Tabor …

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