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Scott Walker Has Early Lead in Iowa Poll as Jeb Bush Faces Challenges Marco Rubio is a popular second choice, a potential indication of strength if he can convert that support to his own. Share on FacebookShare on Twitter · Share on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on Google+E-mail · John McCormick t McCormickJohn.  clash over South China Sea US Defence Secretary Ash Carter has publicly criticised China for expanding a chain of artificial islands in the South China Sea, and declared that the US wouldn't shy away from confronting Beijing over its determination to flex its military muscles in the region ...  Earthquake measuring 8.5 magnitude shakes most of Japan A powerful 8.5 magnitude earthquake struck near remote Japanese islands and shook most of the country on Saturday evening local time, although it occurred well beneath the earth's surface and did not trigger a tsunami warning. Several people suffered ...  Ohio Toddler Drowns on Same Day Mother Gives Birth An Ohio toddler drowned in a pond Friday while her mother was giving birth at a nearby hospital, according to police and a relative. The 18-month-old, Jaylynn Adamson, was being watched by three adults at a home when she wandered into a pond on the ...  US ambassador denounces attack RIYADH: US Ambassador Joseph Westphal has strongly condemned the attack on a mosque in Dammam during the Friday congregational prayer, expressing his country's full support to the people of Saudi Arabia. “I condemn in the strongest terms the attack ...  Coast Guard Looking for 1 Crewmember After Tugboat Sinks The Coast Guard is searching for a missing crewmember from a tugboat that sank in the Mississippi River. Coast Guard officials say the UTV Miss Natalie capsized and sank near mile marker 163 on the lower Mississippi River near Baton Rouge about 8 a.m. ...  Watch MIT's ROBO-CHEETAH leap walls in a CYBORG HUNT for Sarah Connor ... Vid Robot craftsmen at Unter have developed a cyber-cat which can drive and get over subjects without any need of person regulate. Youtube Video. The expert advisor exactly, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency-funded Cheetah, is quite ...  Army may have shipped live anthrax to Australia (CNN) — In what is emerging as a widening military investigation into the accidental shipment of live anthrax, the Army discovered it may have shipped the live pathogen to Australia back around 2008 or 2009, the Pentagon said Friday. Following the ...  In flooded Texas, trying try to aid stranded neighborhoods, cattle Rural riverfront communities in Texas have grown accustomed to flooding, elevating homes, investing in boats, jet skis and all-terrain vehicles to weather the inevitable storms. But how do you weatherproof hundreds of head of cattle? About 40 miles northeast ...  Obama pushes Senate to pass Patriot Act extension As the deadline approaches to renew key provisions of the Patriot Act, President Obama is urging Congress to pass an NSA reform bill that would curb the agency's controversial surveillance powers without expiring them completely. "Tomorrow -- Sunday, at ...  Nigeria violence: Militants kill 29 in Maiduguri A suicide bomber has killed at least 16 people at a mosque in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri, police say. Dozens more were wounded in the attack. It follows an overnight assault on the north-eastern city by Boko Haram, in which at least 13 people were killed ...  FDA: Nebraska can't import drugs for lethal injection LINCOLN — Nebraska's governor and top prosecutor, who are vowing to see the executions of 10 death row inmates carried out, might find the federal government blocking any such attempt. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says the state cannot legal ...  A's send Doolittle back to DL Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Athletics placed reliever Sean Doolittle back on the 15-day disabled list with a left shoulder strain on Saturday. Doolittle missed the first 1 1/2 months of the season with a strained rotator cuff. After five rehab ...  Migrant flow of 40000 since January 2015 - UN The United Nations has said around 40,000 migrants tried to cross the Mediterranean during the first four months of 2015. In some of the most intense Mediterranean migrant traffic of the year, a total of 4,243 people were saved from fishing boats and rubber ...  Chris Buescher pulls bump-and-run on Darrell Wallace Jr. for win DOVER, Del. -- Saturday's Xfinity Series race at Dover International Speedway came down to a battle of Roush Fenway Racing teammates. At race's end, Chris Buescher was happy. His RFR teammate Darrell Wallace Jr. – was irritated, although calm.  Venezuelans mass for year's largest anti-government protests CARACAS, Venezuela — Thousands donned white and took to the streets in cities across the country Saturday in the biggest show of frustration with Venezuela's socialist administration since a wave of bloody anti-government protests a year ago. The day of ...  US and Iran address obstacles to nuclear deal as deadline nears U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif for six hours on Saturday trying to overcome obstacles to a final nuclear agreement, a month ahead of a deadline for a deal between Tehran and six world powers.  What would happen if Western powers boycotted World Cup? NEW YORK — What would happen if Sepp Blatter hosts a World Cup and most of Europe, several South American powers and the United States don't show up? Blatter was voted to a fifth term as FIFA president on Friday, but the governing bodies of soccer's ...  Dangerous deadlock The Florida Legislature begins an extra-inning session on Monday with two strikes against its chances of success: The House of Representatives has shown little willingness to compromise on its no-Medicaid-expansion stance, and Gov. Rick Scott is even ...  Hundreds fill Mississippi church for BB King's funeral INDIANOLA, Miss. -- Hundreds of people filled a church in the Mississippi Delta for the funeral Saturday of B.B. King, who rose from sharecropper in the area's flat cotton fields to worldwide fame as a blues singer and guitarist who influenced generations of ...  Texas open carry: Gun law goes to the governor, would overturn ban AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas lawmakers on Friday approved carrying handguns openly on the streets of the nation's second most-populous state, sending the bill to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, who immediately promised to sign it and reverse a ban dating ...  Hastert indictment sends tiny Illinois hometown sifting back through memories of ... In this April 20, 2005 file photo, House Speaker Dennis Hastert, center, attends the dedication ceremony for the new Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum in Springfield, Ill. Also on the stage are, from left, former Illinois Gov. Jim Edgar, Julie Cellini, U.S. Sens ...  Martin O'Malley Announces 2016 White House Bid Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley on Saturday joined Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in the 2016 Democratic presidential race. Photo: AP. Editor Picks. 1:29 Up Next. Forget Primaries. First GOP Race Is to Get Into Debates. 5/29/2015 5:11PM · 3:04 ...  Paul vows to return to Capitol Hill on Sunday to block bill, end NSA spying Kentucky GOP Sen. Rand Paul says he'll try to block last-ditch efforts Sunday to renew National Security Agency and other anti-terrorist and surveillance programs. “I will force the expiration of the NSA illegal spy program,” Paul, also a 2016 presidential ...  Rangers Left to Digest Another Empty Result For these Rangers, simply skating in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals — scoreless with the Tampa Bay Lightning heading into third period — was something of a postseason miracle. They had rallied from a three-games-to-one series deficit to oust ...  Shooting death is Baltimore's 40th homicide in May, a record month for slayings BALTIMORE – A man fatally shot in Baltimore is the city's 40th homicide victim this month, a record month for slayings. Police say they were called about 8:45 p.m. Friday for reported gunshots. When they arrived, officers found a man shot in the underarm.  After 6 years, ownership of massive emerald may finally be settled Over the last 61/2 years, nine men, one woman, three corporations and one government have laid claim to the giant emerald that's been at the center of a protracted ownership dispute in Los Angeles County Superior Court. On Thursday, Judge Michael ...  Colorado valedictorian blocked from giving speech in which he planned to come ... Evan Young, 18, said he agreed to make some changes to the speech he planned to deliver on May 16 at the commencement ceremony for Twin Peaks Charter Academy High School. (Screenshot from The Denver Post). Print Email · Allie Healy ...  A woman met the man with her dead brother's face and it was emotional Rebekah Aversano's brother was struck by a minivan and killed three years ago, when he was 21. Aversano's Maryland family donated Joshua's face to Richard Norris, who received a transplant in 2012 for the teeth, jaw, tongue muscles, and nerves after ...  Lawyer Says Judge Used Faulty Logic in Cleveland CLEVELAND — While acknowledging that he cannot appeal an acquittal, an Ohio prosecutor says a judge made serious errors before finding a Cleveland police officer not guilty in the deaths of two unarmed suspects, and he wants an appeals court to order ...  Report: Bruce Jenner to Pose for Vanity Fair Cover Post-Transition According to a new report from People magazine, Bruce Jenner will appear on the cover of an upcoming issue of Vanity Fair as “Her,” the name the former Olympian has used for his female identity. Citing “an industry source,” People says that famed portrait ...  Egyptian-American Mohamed Soltan Released From Egypt Jail After 2 Years ... An Egyptian-American who has been jailed in Egypt for almost two years was released and is on his way home to the U.S., his family said in a statement Saturday. Mohamed Soltan, who went to high school in Detroit and graduated from Ohio State University, ...  Stephen Strasburg (neck) placed on DL The Washington Nationals placed Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day disabled list Saturday, one day after the right-hander left his start after only 16 pitches due to neck stiffness. Nationals manager Matt Williams said that the team wants to find out why ...  Latest on flooding: Main road in Dallas closed about a week 1:25 p.m. (CDT). One of the Dallas area's traffic arteries will remain closed for up to a week as transportation officials pump out floodwaters. A depression on Loop 12 beneath the stacked Interstate 30 and a Union Pacific rail overpasses flooded during a ...  Texas floods: Enough rain to cover entire state with 8 inches of water in May Are you affected by the flooding? Please share your images with CNN iReport if you can do so safely. (CNN) So much rain has fallen this May on flood-ravaged Texas that it could cover the entire state with 8 inches of water, meteorologists say. And it ain't over ...  Airport shuttle bus crashes on I-5 in Oregon, injuring 3 - U WOODBURN, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon State Police says a commercial bus has crashed on Interstate 5 about 3 miles south of Woodburn, injuring several passengers and delaying traffic in the northbound direction. KGW-TV in Portland (http://is.gd/VhDQFg ) ...  Boat captain impaled by swordfish in Hawaii harbor dies HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii man was killed Friday after he was apparently impaled by the bill of a fish, officials said. Witnesses at Honokohau Harbor in Kailua-Kona reported that a man in his 40s jumped from the pier in an apparent attempt to catch a ...  Man not guilty of murder in killing of unarmed trespasser RENO, Nevada (AP) " A Nevada man who confronted two unarmed trespassers with a deadly barrage of gunfire at a vacant duplex he owns was found not guilty Friday of murder in the latest case to test the boundaries of stand-your-ground self-defense laws.  Gay valedictorian's frustration at school has subsided LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) — The parents of a Colorado charter school valedictorian who was prevented from giving a graduation speech in which he planned to come out as gay say they won't pursue the issue further. The Daily Camera in Boulder reports ...  Kansas City pursuing grants to whittle down rape kit backlog The Kansas City Police Department is trying to obtain grant money in order to reduce a backlog of 1,324 untested rape kits, but say nearly half belong to victims who aren't ready to pursue charges. The cost of DNA analysis ranges from $800 to $1,500 per ...  Kansas governor unveils tax plan aimed at closing budget gap TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback is proposing a state sales tax increase and other measures to deal with the state's projected budget shortfall. Brownback on Saturday proposed that legislators address an estimated $406 million deficit by ...  Hundreds Protest After Gunmen Target Ethnic Pashtuns in Southern Pakistan ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Tensions were running high on Saturday in southwestern Pakistan after dozens of heavily armed gunmen, wearing the uniforms of security forces, stopped two buses, singled out ethnic Pashtuns and fatally shot at least 22 of them on ...  US Storms, Floods Kill 29 People, 25 of Them in Texas DALLAS—Heavy rain was pounding Dallas on Saturday as U.S. authorities searched for 11 people still missing in the record-setting storms that have submerged highways and flooded homes across Texas. At least 29 people have been killed nationwide in ...  Congo to allow some foreign adoptions despite ban KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — An official says Congo will next week allow the first foreign adoptions to be completed since a ban was implemented in late 2013. In late 2013, Congo announced a ban on foreign adoptions, citing reports that children had been ...  Andrew McComb, six, found dead after he was washed away with family in Texas Andrew McComb was declared missing along with his four-year-old sister, Leighton, and his mother, Laura McComb, 34, in Wimberley on Sunday. Their vacation home, which they had been staying in with another family for Memorial Day weekend, had been ...  Hundreds gather in Arizona for armed anti-Muslim protest PHOENIX —About 250 mostly armed anti-Muslim demonstrators — many wearing T-shirts bearing a profanity-laced message denouncing Islam — faced-off against a crowd of roughly the same size defending the faith in front of a Phoenix mosque Friday night ...  Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Sentenced To Life In Prison Don't miss out—get the best of Vanity Fair delivered directly to your inbox. subscribe. Will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy. TRENDING STORIES. Matthew McConaughey's Mom Confirms That the Oscar Winner Really Is "A Gift From God".  5 women drop out of U.S. Army Ranger School after second chance 1st. Lt. Alessandra Kirby negotiating the Darby Obstacle Course at Fort Benning during the Ranger Assessment in this undated photo. (AP Photo/US Army, Patrick A. Albright) ** FILE ** more >. By Kellan Howell - The Washington Times - Saturday, May 30, ...  Jeb Bush lays into Obama for removing Cuba from state sponsor of terror list Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush railed against the Obama administration's removal of Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism – continuing his hardline stance against the continuing normalization of relations between Washington and Havana. "Neither ...  Congo to allow completion of some foreign adoptions despite 2013 ban KINSHASA, Congo – An official says Congo will next week allow the first foreign adoptions to be completed since a ban was implemented in late 2013. In late 2013, Congo announced a ban on foreign adoptions, citing reports that children had been ...  Hemp industry enters 2nd year with hazy market potential FORT LUPTON, Colo. (AP) — The newly legal hemp industry is entering its second growing season with some big questions for producers experimenting with marijuana's non-intoxicating cousin. The cops aren't coming to seize hemp plants anymore. Instead ...  1 trooper dead, another hurt in on-duty car crash with deer UPPER FREEHOLD TWP., N.J. (AP) — UPPER FREEHOLD TWP., N.J. (AP) — State Police say a 24-year-old New Jersey state trooper is dead after the troop car he was driving early Saturday morning struck a deer, ran off the side of the road and hit a tree.  New Jersey State Police Trooper Killed After Patrol Car Hits Deer A New Jersey State Police trooper was killed early Saturday after his patrol car struck a deer and veered off a highway in Monmouth County, the authorities said. Trooper Anthony Raspa, 24, was driving east on patrol on Interstate 195 in Upper Freehold ...  Dustin Diamond found guilty in stabbing bar brawl Dustin Diamond could face up to 10 months in prison. The 'Saved By The Bell' actor was found guilty of carrying a concealed weapon and disorderly conduct yesterday (29.05.15), after being involved in a bar brawl last Christmas Day, but was cleared of a ...  The Bernie Sanders 'Rape Fantasy' Essay, Explained Mother Jones dug up a 1972 essay that Bernie Sanders wrote for the Vermont Freeman, an alternative newspaper. The article, called, "Man-and-Woman," is a commentary on gender roles. But it's also caused a stir, as is bound to happen anytime a candidate ...  More flooding in Texas after week of storms Rain showers caused flooding on roads in parts of Texas early on Saturday, an official said, after severe weather killed at least 21 people earlier in the week, prompting U.S. President Obama to declare a disaster in the state. Texas has endured record rainfall ...  Ohio judge orders woman to walk 30 miles for bailing on a taxi fare An American judge known for doling out unusual punishments to minor criminals has ordered a woman to walk 30 miles - the distance of the taxi journey that she didn't pay for that landed her in court in the first place. Judge Michael A Cicconetti gave the ...  Flaws found in defence system US would use against North Korean attack Washington: Two serious technical flaws have been identified in the ground-launched anti-missile interceptors that the United States would rely on to defend itself against a nuclear attack by North Korea. Pentagon officials were informed of the problems as ...  Ukraine gives former Georgian president citizenship, governor's job Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) Ukraine's leader has given former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili Ukrainian citizenship and appointed him governor of the country's southwestern Odessa province, in a move that may needle Russia's Vladimir Putin. Photographs ...  Women in Ranger School fail to complete grueling course All eight women vying to become the first female Army Rangers failed to complete the requirements to go on to the next phase of the grueling course, the Army said. The women were admitted to the two-month class as part of a broader effort by the Pentagon ...  Fisherman Randy Llanes Dies After Tussle With Swordfish in Hawaii A fisherman was killed Friday in Hawaii after a swordfish he had just speared punctured him in his chest. The Kona boat captain, identified by NBC affiliate KHNL as 47-year-old Randy Llanes, spotted the young broadbill swordfish swimming in Honokohau ...  Fisherman Randy Llanes Dies After Tussle With Swordfish in Hawaii A fisherman was killed Friday in Hawaii after a swordfish he had just speared punctured him in his chest. The Kona boat captain, identified by NBC affiliate KHNL as 47-year-old Randy Llanes, spotted the young broadbill swordfish swimming in Honokohau ...  STORY REMOVED: BC-NV--Marco Rubio-Nevada Visit - Daytona Beach News RENO, Nev. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio tried to reach out to regular Americans during a stop at a Reno gated community on Friday. The Florida senator told some 130 GOP activists that polls show the public believes the GOP ...  Activists Say Syrian Army Strikes Kill 70 People in Aleppo BEIRUT — Syrian army airstrikes killed at least 70 people, most of them civilians, and wounded scores in attacks Saturday in the northern province of Aleppo that struck civilian areas, including a packed market in a town held by the Islamic State group, ...  DC Mansion Murders: Who Was Slain Housekeeper Veralicia Figueroa? Living in extreme poverty in El Salvador, Veralicia Figueroa just wanted to give her children a better life. In 2002, she moved to Washington D.C., hoping to find employment that would pay for her children's college education. When she landed a housekeeping ...  After policy changes at other schools, Barnard seeks its own answer on ... In this Thursday, May 28, 2015 photo, a gate over the entrance of Barnard College is seen in New York. Barnard, like other women's colleges, has always admitted only students born as women, but the class of 2020 may be different. Soon Barnard's trustees ...  It's official: Iggy Azalea cancels fall tour Apparently, second time just wasn't the charm for Iggy Azalea. Back in March, the Aussie rapper postponed her spring The Great Escape Tour until the fall. Now, she has canceled those North American dates entirely, she confirmed on Twitter Friday. As u may ...  Fiance pleads not guilty in kayak case; lawyer calls death an accident Angelika Graswald, right, stands in Orange County Court during a bail hearing on May 13. Pool photo by Allyse Pulliam. By The Associated Press. Posted: 05/30/15, 8:16 AM EDT | Updated: 59 secs ago. # Comments. GOSHEN >> The Poughkeepsie woman ...  No Women Pass Army Ranger School, Three Invited to Start Over U.S. Army Soldiers conduct combatives training during the Ranger Course on Ft. Benning, GA., April 20, 2015. Soldiers attend Ranger school to learn additional leadership and small unit technical skills. (U.S. Army/Pfc. Antonio Lewis/Released). Military.com ...  Hawaii man impaled, killed by swordfish after jumping into water to catch fish ... HONOLULU – A Hawaii man was killed Friday after he was apparently impaled by the bill of a fish, officials said. Witnesses at Honokohau Harbor in Kailua-Kona reported that a man in his 40s jumped from the pier in an apparent attempt to catch a billfish, said ...  Troops repel Boko Haram attack on Nigeria's Maiduguri city MAIDUGURI, Nigeria Nigerian troops pushed back an attack by Boko Haram insurgents on the outskirts of Borno state capital Maiduguri in the early hours of Saturday, a Reuters reporter and military source said. The attack occurred barely a day after the ...  President Obama Signs Disaster Declaration for Texas President Obama has signed a disaster declaration for Texas after recent storms and flooding claimed at least 24 lives in the state and more rain is expected. The White House announced that Obama ordered federal assistance to the areas affected by the ...  LaGuardia Airport's slow-paced makeover process might speed up soon In an announcement made on Thursday, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said that a development team has been selected to construct as well as manage a new main terminal at New York's LaGuardia Airport. The disclosure means that the ...  Tampa Bay Lightning Stanley Cup Finals Tickets Are Averaging $1041.36 on the ... I'm the CEO of TiqIQ.com, which is the leading ticket search engine online. I started my professional career as a writer covering New York technology in 1996. I've been fascinated by the ticket market from a young age and remember trying to understand what ...  Marco Rubio tries to reach out to regular Americans at Reno stop Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio tried to reach out to regular Americans during a stop at a Reno gated community on Friday. The Florida senator told some 130 GOP activists that polls show the public believes the GOP cares more about the ...  Marco Rubio tries to reach out to regular Americans at Reno stop Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio tried to reach out to regular Americans during a stop at a Reno gated community on Friday. The Florida senator told some 130 GOP activists that polls show the public believes the GOP cares more about the ...  New clues, questions in Natalee Holloway case (CNN) Ten years after Natalee Holloway went missing, a Dutch citizen says he knows where to find her. Prosecutors, however, aren't buying it. Jurriën de Jong told CNN's Martin Savidge that the teen's body is buried in a crawl space at a Marriott vacation ...  Burundi says elections will go ahead Bujumbura - Burundi's government insists that the first stage of controversial elections will go ahead next week despite the central African nation's ongoing political crisis. Interior Minister Edouard Nduwimana said that even after the withdrawal of support from ...  Saving grace of Google I/O 2015: Jacquard, Soli, Abacus and other exciting ... It was just yesterday we felt Google hadn't done much this I/O. And then they came up with touch-sensitive fabric. That's exactly the kind of technological innovation we were expecting on Day 1 of Google I/O 2015. The inspiring kind. If there's one thing we've ...  Aurora shooter James Holmes loved comedies, hoped feds would lock him away ... The man who opened fire in a Colorado movie theater, killing 12, loved to watch comedies and said he related to the mentally-challenged oaf Lennie from "Of mice and Men," according to taped testimony shown in court on Friday. In a 2014 interview with a ...  Judge makes woman walk 30 miles because she didn't pay her taxi fare and ... This punishment would make anyone think twice about not paying their taxi fare. Victoria Bascom deliberately did not pay for her journey. Unluckily for her, the cab driver took her to court - and she was up in front of Judge Michael Cicconetti, who is known for ...  5 things you need to know this weekend 1. Bracket almost set for Stanley Cup Finals. Either the Chicago Blackhawks or the Anaheim Ducks will face off against the Tampa Bay Lightning for the Stanley Cup Finals. The Western Conference Final Game 7 is Saturday night in Anaheim. The Lightning ...  IS militants take over al-Ghardabiya airport in Libya's Sirte Islamic State (IS) militants have claimed that they have taken over the al Ghardabiya airport in the Libyan city of Sirte. According to BBC, the announcement was made by the IS and a Libyan militia that pulled out from the coastal city's airport on Thursday.  Mariah Carey tags 'American Idol' as her 'worst' experience Mariah Carey has slammed the American singing reality show 'American Idol' by calling it as her life�s worst experience. By: ANI | London | May 30, 2015 1:50 pm. Google +. Post Comments. Other Articles. Iggy Azalea's calls off 'Great Escape' US tour ...  Heat wave continues, death toll in Andhra, Telangana crosses 1900 The blistering heat wave continued Friday in parts of India, claiming 205 more lives in the worst-hit Andhra Pradesh and Telangana where the toll has risen to over 1,900, even as respite appeared on the horizon with the southwest monsoon forecast to hit ...  US, Iran accelerate nuclear talks a month before deadline - FOX6 WBRC Secretary of State John Kerry will be meeting with the Iranian foreign minister on Saturday, and likely on Sunday. (Source: CNN). US, Iran accelerate nuclear talks a month before deadlineMore>>. By BRADLEY KLAPPER Associated Press. GENEVA (AP) - A ...  UPDATE 7-Presidential disaster declaration signed after Texas storms kill 21 (Adds additional evacuation order, paragraph 12). By Lisa Maria Garza and Jim Forsyth. DALLAS May 29 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama signed a disaster declaration late on Friday for areas in Texas hammered by severe weather that killed at least ...  UPDATE 7-Presidential disaster declaration signed after Texas storms kill 21 (Adds additional evacuation order, paragraph 12). By Lisa Maria Garza and Jim Forsyth. DALLAS May 29 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama signed a disaster declaration late on Friday for areas in Texas hammered by severe weather that killed at least ...  Latest on flooding: More rain in the forecast for Texas Flood waters from the Brazos River encroach upon a home in the Horseshoe Bend... (Brandon Wade/AP). « 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; ». 1 a.m. (CDT). Flood concerns are lingering in Texas, with more storms in the forecast. At least 28 people have been killed in storms that ...  Putin getting left out of G-7 meeting, but not much else WASHINGTON — When President Barack Obama and other world leaders gather in Germany next week, Russia's Vladimir Putin will be left off the guest list, part of his punishment for more than a year of alleged Kremlin-supported aggression in Ukraine.  Walker jabs Clintons over foundation claims Laconia, New Hampshire (CNN) Prospective Republican White House candidate Scott Walker on Friday accused Bill and Hillary Clinton of wanting to live by different rules than other Americans, after the former President hit out at negative stories that have ...  Women in Ranger School not passed to next phase of grueling course All eight women participating in the first class of Ranger School open to women did not complete the requirements to go on the next phase of the class, the Army reported Friday. That means that five of the women will leave the course, but three will be given ...  Marketing executive charged in shady $3M FIFA bribe scheme A top sports marketing executive was hauled into Brooklyn federal court Friday on charges he bribed his way into a lucrative FIFA deal. Aaron Davidson pleaded not guilty even though feds said he admitted on wiretaps he knew it was “illegal.” Davidson, 44 ...  UPDATE 7-Presidential disaster declaration signed after Texas storms kill 21 (Adds additional evacuation order, paragraph 12). By Lisa Maria Garza and Jim Forsyth. DALLAS May 29 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama signed a disaster declaration late on Friday for areas in Texas hammered by severe weather that killed at least ...  Saudi religious body slams mosque attackers - Al Policeman carries out an inspection after a car exploded near a Shi'ite mosque in Saudi Arabia's Dammam. (Reuters). Tweet · Share. Text size A A A. By Saudi Gazette Saturday, 30 May 2015. Saudi Arabia's Council of Senior Scholars on Friday condemned ...  Actor Dustin Diamond not guilty of felony in stabbing case A Wisconsin jury late on Friday found actor Dustin Diamond, who played the nerdy Screech in the early '90s sitcom "Saved by the Bell," not guilty of a felony charge stemming from the stabbing of a man during a Christmas bar fight, court records show.  Washington State Patrol sergeant hit by suspected drunken driver on I-90 A Washington State Patrol sergeant was injured in a crash Friday night. (Washington State Patrol). By Paige Cornwell. Seattle Times staff reporter. A Washington State Patrol sergeant was hit by a suspected drunken driver on the Interstate 90 bridge Friday ...  Ga. teacher who let students have sex is closet should be fired, school tribunal ... 25-year-old Quentin Wright, who taught math at The Champion School in Stone Mountain, Georgia, is seen in an undated police photo. (DeKalb County Sheriff's Office). Print Email · Associated Press By Associated Press The Times-Picayune on May 30, 2015 ...  Gray's Solid Pitching Leads A's Over Yankees OAKLAND, Calif. — OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sonny Gray pitched eight innings for his sixth win of the season, Stephen Vogt drove in two runs, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Yankees, 6-2, on Friday night. Gray (6-2) retired 11 straight after walking Brett ...  Ohio judge gives defendant choice: be pepper-sprayed or go to jail PAINESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An assault suspect who pepper-sprayed someone in the face at a fast-food restaurant received similar treatment in court as punishment from a Cleveland-area judge embracing the principle of “an eye for an eye.” Painesville ...