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January 10, 2019 9:52 PM U.S. House passes bills that would re-open Agriculture, Transportation agencies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed two bills that would re-open the departments of Agriculture, Transportation and other agencies that have been largely shuttered for nearly three weeks. The House, led by Democrats, on Wednesday passed a bill to re-open the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service. Senate 146

January 9, 2019 10:16 PM House passes bill that would end shutdown, but Senate unlikely to take up

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed legislation to end a partial shutdown of the Treasury Department and some other agencies, but without any money for President Donald Trump’s border wall. By a vote of 240-188 along mostly partisan lines, the House passed the bill and sent it to the Republican-controlled Senate 127

January 2, 2019 4:10 PM Georgia father’s disappearance raises ‘red flags’ as abandoned SUV found, police say

A Georgia father of three has mysteriously vanished in a case police say contains “a lot of red flags.” Roderick Crawford, a 46-year-old truck driver, was last seen Friday leaving his home in Barnesville to check a work schedule at a flour mill a few miles away. “We would anticipate foul play, we don’t know from whom or what, but we are definitely concerned 105

December 28, 2018 4:25 PM DHS Secretary Nielsen visits border after child's death

This Dec, 12, 2018 photo provided by Catarina Gomez on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018, shows her half-brother Felipe Gomez Alonzo, 8, near her home in Yalambojoch, Guatemala. The 8-year-old boy died in U.S. custody at a New Mexico hospital on Christmas Eve after suffering a cough, vomiting and fever, authorities said. The cause is under investigation. (Catarina 102

December 27, 2018 6:00 AM Authorities hunt California police officer's killer

This Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018 image from a surveillance camera video and provided by the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department shows a suspect police are searching for in connection to the fatal shooting of an officer during a traffic stop in Northern California. (Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department via AP) SAN FRANCISCO – Authorities are hunting 100

December 26, 2018 3:40 PM California police officer shot, killed during traffic stop; suspect sought

A California police officer was shot and killed during a traffic stop. The suspect is still being sought. Authorities in Northern California launched a dragnet Wednesday after a police officer was shot and killed during a traffic stop, according to officials. The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department said in a news release that Newman Police Officer 100

December 21, 2018 11:05 AM Trump, Congress careen toward partial government shutdown

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government was headed to a partial shutdown unless President Donald Trump and Congress can cut a deal on Friday on their long-running battle over Trump’s demand for a wall on the border with Mexico. Funding for a range of federal agencies is set to expire at midnight on Friday. Trump pushed Republican allies in the House 171

December 20, 2018 6:22 PM Powerful quake strikes off Russia's far east: USGS

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A major earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 struck off Russia’s far east on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said, although Russian news agencies carried no immediate reports of damage from the sparsely populated area. The quake off Russia’s Kamchatka peninsula, which was initially measured at 7.8 before being revised 85

December 20, 2018 2:57 PM Trump expected to sign stopgap spending bill: Republican congressman

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives will vote on a stopgap spending bill on Thursday and the House Republican leadership does not expect President Donald Trump to veto the measure, Republican Representative Chris Collins said. Collins was speaking to reporters after a meeting of the House Republican caucus on Thursday. The U.S. Senate 144

December 19, 2018 5:41 PM Air Force: Injured jogger led to 'active shooter' reaction

DAYTON, Ohio – Air Force officials say an injured jogger screaming in pain while training exercises were going on began a series of miscommunications that led to a chaotic "active shooter" response at an Ohio air base. A report released Wednesday says the injury during Aug. 2 training that included an active shooter scenario at Wright-Patterson Air Force 100