House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy drops out of race for House speaker
The infamously fractious House Republican Conference sank deeper into chaos Thursday after Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy abruptly withdrew his bid to replace John A. Boehner as speaker, a stunning move that left the party scrambling to find a new ...
House Republicans are torn over who should be speaker, and few want the job
Kevin McCarthy Is Out For House Speaker. Who Else Wants It?
Inside the GOP's House of cards
South Carolina City To Pay $6.5 Million Settlement For Fatally Shooting Walter ...
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — City officials in South Carolina approved a $6.5 million settlement Thursday with the family of an unarmed black man fatally shot by a white police officer who was captured on cellphone video firing at the man's back as ...
Walter Scott Family Reaches a $6.5 Million Settlement for South Carolina ...
City to pay $6.5M settlement to family of man shot by cop
South Carolina city to pay $6.5 million over police shooting of black man
The Seattle Times
6 Workers Injured in Explosion at Dam in Washington State
An explosion at a hydroelectric dam on Washington's Columbia River Thursday injured six workers, but did not compromise the dam's structure and posed no risk to the public, officials said. The utility workers were hurt in an electrical explosion at ...
Explosion at Washington State Dam Injures Six Employees
Six workers injured in electrical explosion at Washington state dam
6 injured in explosion at Priest Rapids Dam in Washington
Dark-skinned doll wearing 'slave collar' ignites outrage
A Playmobil pirate ship has spread a wildfire of outrage over a figurine that resembles a black slave wearing a neck shackle. Ida Lockett, of Sacramento, Calif., said her 5-year-old son received the toy as a birthday gift, and when she was helping him ...
This Mother Was Shocked by Her Son's ''Racist'' Playmobil Pirate Toy Set
California Mom says toy pirate ship depicts slavery
Mom says Playmobil play-set comes with racist instructions
Donald Trump and Marco Rubio: Two candidates in Vegas
LAS VEGAS -- Donald Trump and Marco Rubio might have shared the city for their events Thursday, but in some ways, they couldn't have been farther apart. Businessman and Republican frontrunner Donald Trump spoke on Thursday afternoon in front of a ...
Ted Cruz says Donald Trump won't be the GOP nominee
Ted Cruz raised $12.2 million last quarter, second-best haul so far of GOP ...
Ted Cruz Raised $12.2 Million in Quarter, Eclipsing GOP Rival Marco Rubio