From politicos and celebs, Va. shooting brings reactions solemn to angry

An outpouring of love and support followed the mass shooting in Virginia Beach, Va., on Friday that left at least 11 people dead and many more injured. As has often been the case, social media became an outlet for those reactions, within minutes of the bloodshed. “This is a tragic day for Virginia Beach and our entire […]

Police: 12 people killed in Virginia Beach shooting

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A longtime, disgruntled city employee opened fire at a municipal building in Virginia Beach on Friday, killing 11 people before police fatally shot him, authorities said. Six other people were wounding in the shooting, including a police officer whose bulletproof vest saved his life, said Virginia Beach Police Chief James Cervera. […]

Advocates decry delays in release of migrant kids

MIAMI – Immigrant advocates say the federal government is allowing migrant children at a Florida facility to languish in “prison-like conditions” instead of releasing them promptly to family. Attorneys filed hundreds of pages in federal court in Los Angeles Friday asking a judge to make the U.S. government honor a decades-old settlement agreement governing the […]

Isaac Hempstead Wright says Bran's ending on 'Game of Thrones' was George R.R. Martin's idea

‘Game of Thrones’ star Isaac Hempstead Wright had an ‘overwhelming’ college experience While Brandon Stark actor Isaac Hempstead Wright might battle White Walkers in his day job, the ‘Game of Thrones’ actor said he had an ‘overwhelming experience’ attending college for the first time. While grateful for the experience, he ultimately decided to withdraw from […]

The Latest: 11 killed, 6 hurt in shooting in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Latest on a shooting at a municipal center in Virginia Beach (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Police say 11 people have been killed and six others injured in a mass shooting at a municipal building in Virginia Beach. Police Chief James Cervera said Friday that a shooter opened fire and […]

Chicago prosecutor releases Smollett docs and explains recusal

FILE – In this March 26, 2019 file photo, Actor Jussie Smollett talks to the media before leaving Cook County Court after his charges were dropped, in Chicago. Chicago’s top prosecutor has released 2,000 documents in the Jussie Smollett’s case and explained she recused herself from an investigation into his claim he’d been the target […]

Mollie Hemingway: Trump tariff plan needed because Congress won't act

Congress should be handling border security and tariff issues, but inaction on Capitol Hill is forcing President Trump to act, Mollie Hemingway said Friday. Hemingway, senior editor of The Federalist, told “Special Report” the Constitution makes tariffs and border security Congress’ purview but said lawmakers have not taken action. President Trump announced Thursday he will impose a five-percent tariff […]

Mollie Hemingway: Trump tariff plan needed because Congress won't act

Congress should be handling border security and tariff issues, but inaction on Capitol Hill is forcing President Trump to act, Mollie Hemingway said Friday. Hemingway, senior editor of The Federalist, told “Special Report” the Constitution makes tariffs and border security Congress’ purview but said lawmakers have not taken action. President Trump announced Thursday he will impose a five-percent tariff […]

Voicemail shows Trump lawyer asking Flynn's for 'heads up' during Mueller probe

President Trump’s one-time attorney asked Michael Flynn’s lawyer for a “heads up” if the former national security adviser intended to give Special Counsel Robert Mueller information damaging to the commander-in-chief, according to a transcript of a voicemail released Friday. In the November 2017 phone call, John Dowd said the president was sympathetic to Flynn, whose legal team […]