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(Washington, DC) -- The House is sending legislation to the Senate dealing with the border crisis. Texas Republican Kay Granger helped draft the bill that provides funding for increased security along the southwest border. A second measure passed looks to speed up the...
(Washington, DC) -- The House has passed a funding bill aimed to deal with the border crisis before leaving for their summer recess. The Republican-backed 694-million-dollar measure calls for increased security and deployment of National Guard troops along the southwest border...
(San Francisco, CA) -- Several people are injured in two afternoon crashes involving San Francisco public transportation vehicles. A fire spokeswoman says more than a dozen people were hurt, two of them seriously when a Muni bus rear-ended a dump truck at about 1:30 p.m. On the...
(San Franciso, CA) -- Facebook is looking into the cause of an outage that affected some of its customers Friday. The world's biggest social network suffered a service disruption that made the website unavailable to some users for several hours. Facebook issued a brief statement...
(Washington, DC) -- Arizona Senator John McCain says it's "shameful" lawmakers are leaving town without a border agreement. The Republican lawmaker blasted his Senate colleagues for the lack progress, saying it's "no accident this is the least productive Congress in history."...
(Undated) -- A bill providing 225-million dollars to rearm Israel's "Iron Dome" missile defense system is on its way to the House after being passed unanimously by the Senate. Pentagon spokesman Read Admiral John Kirby was asked whether calling for ceasefires between Israel and...
(New York, NY) -- A New York man's death is being ruled a homicide after he was placed in a chokehold by an NYPD officer. A medical examiner said today that Eric Garner died of compression to the neck and chest. Contributing factors were chronic bronchial asthma, obesity and...
(Undated) -- The Pentagon is confirming that two Americans infected with the Ebola virus will be returning to the U.S. aboard non-military aircraft. Pentagon spokesman Read Admiral John Kirby says they'll be arriving at Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Cobb County, Georgia. That's...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama says Republicans in Congress are standing in the way of stronger economic growth. In a statement at the White House, he pointed to job creation numbers for July, which were a little below expectations. Obama said the economy is getting...