Seminary student, 22, drowns in ocean off Florida while on honeymoon, officials say

An aspiring pastor from Iowa who had been married for three days drowned Tuesday while honeymooning in Florida, officials say. Dalton Cottrell and his wife Cheyenne Hedrick, both 22, were in the water at Crescent Beach in Saint Augustine, Fla., when a strong current swept both of them out into the ocean, according to a St. Johns County […]

FBI agents went to Comey's house, retrieved secret memo after his termination

FBI agents went to James Comey’s residence and retrieved a secret, previously unreported memo he drafted the night before the agents arrived, well after he was fired as FBI Director, according to bureau documents released Wednesday in response to a Freedom of Information Act request by the transparency group Judicial Watch. Additionally, Comey told agents “spontaneously” that, […]

FBI agents went to Comey's house, retrieved secret memo after his termination

FBI agents went to James Comey’s residence and retrieved a secret, previously unreported memo he drafted the night before the agents arrived, well after he was fired as FBI Director, according to bureau documents released Wednesday in response to a Freedom of Information Act request by the transparency group Judicial Watch. Additionally, Comey told agents “spontaneously” that, […]

11-year-old reporter who scored Warren debate interview: Journalism was what I always wanted to do

An 11-year-old Ohio boy got the opportunity to interview Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., one-on-one at Tuesday’s debate. Jaden Jefferson told Dana Perino Wednesday on “The Daily Briefing” he went to the Fox Theater in Detroit with the goal of interviewing one of the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates. “Her press secretary was the one who actually suggested […]

Jewish Dem rep says GOP opposes anti-Semitism for donors and money

Freshman Rep. Elissa Slotkin, D-Mich., on Sunday suggested that the GOP opposes anti-Semitism for money, and is intent on swaying Jewish votes. Slotkin, who is Jewish, made the comments while speaking at a Jewish Democratic summer conference in Michigan. “There has been a lot of discussion for the past nine months or so, eight months, about anti-Semitism,” […]

Jonathan Swan: How Joe Biden can be the big winner from tonight's debate

As 10 more Democratic 2020 hopefuls get ready to take the debate stage in Detroit on Wednesday night, Axios national reporter Jonathan Swan believes former Vice President Joe Biden has the chance to make his frontrunner status as “undeniable reality.” On “America’s Newsroom,” Swan told anchor Bill Hemmer that Biden can cement his status thanks in […]

Mississippi farmers suffering after widespread flooding prevents crops from being planted

ROLLING FORK, Miss. — The time to get crops like soy beans, cotton and corn in the ground have come and gone for many farmers in the Mississippi Delta. Months of flooding from record rainfall and backed up waterways, which were shut off from draining into the Mississippi River, has flooded more than a million […]

Grudge match in Detroit as Biden, Harris return to debate stage

DETROIT – If you thought Tuesday night’s Democratic debate was combative, just wait for the rematch between Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. The former vice president has maintained his primary front-runner status and ridden out a dip in the polls since their debut battle last month in Miami. But Biden was widely seen as faltering […]

Jewish Dem rep says GOP opposes anti-Semitism for donors and money

Freshman Rep. Elissa Slotkin, D-Mich., on Sunday suggested that the GOP opposes anti-Semitism for money, and is intent on swaying Jewish votes. Slotkin, who is Jewish, made the comments while speaking at a Jewish Democratic summer conference in Michigan. “There has been a lot of discussion for the past nine months or so, eight months, about anti-Semitism,” […]

Grudge match in Detroit as Biden, Harris return to debate stage

DETROIT – If you thought Tuesday night’s Democratic debate was combative, just wait for the rematch between Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. The former vice president has maintained his primary front-runner status and ridden out a dip in the polls since their debut battle last month in Miami. But Biden was widely seen as faltering […]