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Veteran GOP strategist predicts Trump's debate performance will suffer thanks to tax bombshell

Veteran GOP strategist predicts Trump's debate performance will suffer thanks to tax bombshell

GOP political consultant Mike Murphy predicts President Trump will be distracted at tonight's debate as a result of reports on his taxes.

The family of one of the officers who killed Breonna Taylor started an online fundraiser so he can retire early and focus on his 'safety'

The family of one of the officers who killed Breonna Taylor started an online fundraiser so he can retire early and focus on his 'safety'

The family of Detective Myles Cosgrove is trying to raise $75,000 so that he can buy out the rest of his service time and retire early.

Marines Offer Former Pilots Up to $100K to Come Back to Active Duty

Marines Offer Former Pilots Up to $100K to Come Back to Active Duty

Attention Marine aviators: The Marine Corps needs you to return to active duty.

Mitch McConnell ‘refusing to debate his election rival if there is a female moderator’

Mitch McConnell ‘refusing to debate his election rival if there is a female moderator’

‘He continues to resist allowing women to host debates,’ said McConnell’s opponent in the Kentucky Senate race

Fact check: Picture of 'Black Lives Matter protesters' attacking a white man is misleading

Fact check: Picture of 'Black Lives Matter protesters' attacking a white man is misleading

The event where the picture was taken was not a Black Lives Matter protest, USA TODAY found. It was an event in St. Louis involving a statue.

Hundreds of earthquakes continue to rattle Southern California, USGS says

Hundreds of earthquakes continue to rattle Southern California, USGS says

The area south of the Salton Sea has been shaken relentlessly since Wednesday afternoon, data shows.

Yorkie's death at airport facility fuels legal fight

Yorkie's death at airport facility fuels legal fight

It may not rate as an international scandal, but the death of a Yorkshire terrier in U.S. custody is fueling a messy legal battle over the importation of a group of purebred canines imported from Russia. The dog died in September at a private facility at New York’s Kennedy Airport used to hold...

Mnuchin presents counteroffer on COVID bill in meeting with Pelosi

Mnuchin presents counteroffer on COVID bill in meeting with Pelosi

The treasury secretary said he and Pelosi are prepared to give negotiations over a coronavirus relief bill "one more serious try."

Pennsylvania voters react to Joe Biden's debate attacks on Trump

Pennsylvania voters react to Joe Biden's debate attacks on Trump

Raymond Arroyo recaps Democratic nominee's 'trainwreck' of a day on 'The Ingraham Angle'

Trump says he's paid 'millions' in taxes but rejects Biden’s demands to release his returns

Trump says he's paid 'millions' in taxes but rejects Biden’s demands to release his returns

President Trump claimed he paid “millions” in taxes, as former Vice President Joe Biden pointed out during their debate Tuesday that Trump has refused to make his tax returns public.

‘Dangerous Megalomaniac’: Seagram’s Heiress Sentenced to 81 Months in NXIVM Sex Cult Case

‘Dangerous Megalomaniac’: Seagram’s Heiress Sentenced to 81 Months in NXIVM Sex Cult Case

For years, Seagram’s liquor empire heiress Clare Bronfman dedicated her time—and millions—to NXIVM as its operations director and one of its largest donors, going to extreme lengths to protect the self-help group and its leader.But on Wednesday, the 41-year-old was sentenced to 81 months in prison...

Turkey, Iran deploy 'game-changing' drones in north Iraq

Turkey, Iran deploy 'game-changing' drones in north Iraq

Turkey and Iran are increasingly adopting "game-changing" drones as their weapon of choice against Kurdish rebels in northern Iraq, prompting fears for the safety of civilians and stoking geopolitical tensions.

Chinese rail stations and airports swamped during holiday, raising fears of fresh Covid outbreak

Chinese rail stations and airports swamped during holiday, raising fears of fresh Covid outbreak

People have begun swarming into China’s rail stations and airports as the country where the coronavirus pandemic emerged enters into its first major public holiday week after lockdowns began easing, potentially raising the risk of new infections. Nearly half of the country’s 1.4 billion people are...

Brake failure, 'egregious disregard for safety' caused NY limo crash that killed 20 people, NTSB says

Brake failure, 'egregious disregard for safety' caused NY limo crash that killed 20 people, NTSB says

Two years after the country's worst road transportation disaster since 2005, the NTSB finalized its report on the cause of the Schoharie, New York, crash.

Under legal pressure, Florida releases names of schools with COVID-19 cases

Under legal pressure, Florida releases names of schools with COVID-19 cases

A month after Florida schools reopened amid the coronavirus pandemic, state officials revealed for the first time on Tuesday evening a state report that details school-related COVID-19 data.

Judge says government's suit over Bolton book can proceed

Judge says government's suit over Bolton book can proceed

The Trump administration can move forward with its lawsuit against former national security adviser John Bolton over his tell-all book, a judge ruled Thursday in denying a request to dismiss the complaint. The Justice Department alleges that Bolton's book, “The Room Where It Happened”...

Justice Department must release redacted portions of Mueller report dealing with criminal charges before Election Day, judge rules

Justice Department must release redacted portions of Mueller report dealing with criminal charges before Election Day, judge rules

A judge ruled that the DOJ improperly censored portions of the Mueller report dealing with potential criminal charges and Russia's hacking of the DNC.

China Accelerates Its Crackdown on Foreign Journalists

China Accelerates Its Crackdown on Foreign Journalists

These days, foreign journalists are facing unprecedented challenges in China.A March report from the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of China (FCCC) finds that in 2019, “82% of [foreign] reporters [in China] experienced interference or harassment or violence while reporting. . . . 43% said...

A lawyer for Kyle Rittenhouse — the white teen charged with shooting three Kenosha protesters — says he's suing Joe Biden for libel

A lawyer for Kyle Rittenhouse — the white teen charged with shooting three Kenosha protesters — says he's suing Joe Biden for libel

Lawyer Lin Wood says he's partisan in his support for President Donald Trump: "Put in your hearing aid, Joe. You will hear footsteps."

Man arrested after hiding in teenager’s bedroom closet for more than a month

Man arrested after hiding in teenager’s bedroom closet for more than a month

Police say he made multiple trips to have sex with girl after meeting on chat app

Another QAnon Mom Has Allegedly Kidnapped Her Kid

Another QAnon Mom Has Allegedly Kidnapped Her Kid

A QAnon supporter in Utah has allegedly abducted her 6-year-old son in an incident marking the latest collision between the pro-Trump conspiracy theory, child custody disputes, and quack “sovereign citizen” legal theories.Emily Jolley, a self-proclaimed psychic and “mindfulness teacher,” is...

Kuwait's emir Sheikh Sabah dies in US hospital at 91

Kuwait's emir Sheikh Sabah dies in US hospital at 91

Kuwait's emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, architect of the nation's modern foreign policy and mediator in some of the worst crises to grip the Gulf, died on Tuesday at the age of 91.

In California wine country, wildfire-fatigued residents weigh the unthinkable: Moving out

In California wine country, wildfire-fatigued residents weigh the unthinkable: Moving out

The thought of leaving the picturesque wine country is not typically tempting. But as wildfires become a repeat occurrence, some say it's time to go.

People with this name can get a free flight to Florida on Frontier Airlines

People with this name can get a free flight to Florida on Frontier Airlines

The eligible flights are in October, the airline said.

Hundreds of Honduran migrants set out for US amid pandemic

Hundreds of Honduran migrants set out for US amid pandemic

About 2,000 Honduran migrants hoping to reach the United States entered Guatemala on foot Thursday morning, testing the newly reopened frontier that had been shut by the coronavirus pandemic. Authorities had planned to register the migrants as they crossed and offer assistance to those willing to...

New poll shows Lindsey Graham, Jaime Harrison tied in South Carolina

New poll shows Lindsey Graham, Jaime Harrison tied in South Carolina

A new Quinnipiac University poll released on Wednesday shows Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Jaime Harrison, his Democratic challenger, tied at 48 percent among likely voters.The survey also found that 48 percent of voters see Harrison in a favorable light compared to 43 percent who have a...

The White House is upping its offer to Democrats to pass a new stimulus bill including $1,200 direct payments, report says

The White House is upping its offer to Democrats to pass a new stimulus bill including $1,200 direct payments, report says

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi are yet to strike a deal but say they are hopeful and talks will continue.

Fact check: Joe Biden faces friendly fire – partly false – over age, pot, prisons and more

Fact check: Joe Biden faces friendly fire – partly false – over age, pot, prisons and more

An Instagram user levels strong charges against former Vice President Joe Biden but says he will vote for him against Trump

Suspect accused of targeting Michigan family with Black Lives Matter sign

Suspect accused of targeting Michigan family with Black Lives Matter sign

"In this city, we do not tolerate any type of crime, but particularly racist terrorism," Warren Mayor James Fouts said. "And make no mistake about it, this was a racist terrorist."

John Roberts: Does the president denounce white supremacy and groups that espouse it in all its forms?

John Roberts: Does the president denounce white supremacy and groups that espouse it in all its forms?

Fox News' John Roberts questions White House press secretary on president's beliefs.

Comey Claims He Only Learned Details of Russia Investigation Abuses from IG Report after Leaving FBI

Comey Claims He Only Learned Details of Russia Investigation Abuses from IG Report after Leaving FBI

Former FBI director James Comey claimed on Wednesday that he learned of various details related to the FBI's investigation in to collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign from the DOJ Inspector General report on FISA abuse, years after Comey had left his former agency.Comey headed the...

11-Year-Old Boy Among Several Dead After Oregon Siege

11-Year-Old Boy Among Several Dead After Oregon Siege

A hostage situation inside a Salem, Oregon home took a deadly turn Monday afternoon after a 34-year-old killed two people—including an 11-year-old boy—and wounded a third before turning the gun on himself, authorities said.Oregon State Police said Tuesday Jesus Lopez-Tinoco held multiple people...

She tried to board a flight barefoot in Miami, airline says. Then came the meltdown

She tried to board a flight barefoot in Miami, airline says. Then came the meltdown

Another day, another public meltdown. But this latest melee wasn’t over masks.

Anglo-Saxon skull found with nose and lips cut off is first physical evidence of brutal punishment for adultery

Anglo-Saxon skull found with nose and lips cut off is first physical evidence of brutal punishment for adultery

An Anglo-Saxon skull found in Hampshire with its nose and lips cut off is the first physical evidence of the brutal medieval punishment for adultery. Remains of the young girl, thought to have been aged between 15 and 18, were discovered during a search of a site in the village of Oakridge, in...

McConnell shields Judge Amy Coney Barrett from questions about election outcome as she meets with senators

McConnell shields Judge Amy Coney Barrett from questions about election outcome as she meets with senators

The Senate majority leader refused to answer if Ms Barrett should recuse herself from election-focused cases

HK police arrest dozens in China national day protest

HK police arrest dozens in China national day protest

Hong Kong riot police arrested dozens of people on Thursday (October 1), as they tried to stop anti-government marchers gathering at China national day celebrations. Police had banned the protest, citing coronavirus restrictions on group gatherings and violence at previous marches....

Republicans move forward with plan to investigate presidential election in Pennsylvania

Republicans move forward with plan to investigate presidential election in Pennsylvania

A proposed Select Committee on Election Integrity would give lawmakers the power to investigate, review and make recommendations on the 2020 election.

Indian police detain key opposition leaders protesting rape

Indian police detain key opposition leaders protesting rape

Indian police detained key leaders of the opposition Congress party, Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Gandhi, on Thursday after preventing them from visiting a northern village where a 19-year-old woman from India's lowest caste was allegedly gang raped last month and later died in a...

North Carolina senate candidate commits grievous sin: confusing grilling for barbecuing

North Carolina senate candidate commits grievous sin: confusing grilling for barbecuing

You've got to hand it to North Carolina — they have some truly scrumptious scandals down in the Tar Heel State.Democratic Senate candidate Cal Cunningham found himself in hot water on Monday night after tweeting a photo of himself standing next to a gas grill, spatula in hand as he apparently...

Kyle Rittenhouse’s legal team say they will sue Joe Biden over ‘white supremacist’ ad

Kyle Rittenhouse’s legal team say they will sue Joe Biden over ‘white supremacist’ ad

A group of lawyers representing Kyle Rittenhouse, who allegedly shot two people dead in Kenosha, Wisconsin this summer, say they will sue Joe Biden for libel after his campaign included Rittenhouse in a video montage of “white supremacists”. The row comes as Mr Biden lays into Donald Trump for...

Turkey begins developing its first surface-to-surface, laser-guided missile

Turkey begins developing its first surface-to-surface, laser-guided missile

The missile is expected to complement Turkey’s unarmed TB2 Akinci drone fleet.

Polish divers hope Nazi shipwreck holds key to Amber Room treasure

Polish divers hope Nazi shipwreck holds key to Amber Room treasure

Polish divers say they have found the wreck of a German World War Two ship which may help solve a decades-old mystery - the whereabouts of the Amber Room, an ornate chamber from a tsarist palace in Russia that was looted by the Nazis. Decorated with amber and gold, the Amber Room was part of the...

Colombian fishermen rescue 94 Haitian migrants adrift at sea

Colombian fishermen rescue 94 Haitian migrants adrift at sea

Fishermen spot the migrants' boat adrift in the Caribbean sea and tow it to safety.

MQ-9 Reaper Drone Flies with Double Hellfire Missiles in New Test

MQ-9 Reaper Drone Flies with Double Hellfire Missiles in New Test

A new software update on the MQ-9 Reaper allows the hunter-killer drone to carry eight AGM-114 Hellfire missiles.

Sadly, it’s not a joke: Cuba, China, Russia about to join U.N. Human Rights Council | Opinion

Sadly, it’s not a joke: Cuba, China, Russia about to join U.N. Human Rights Council | Opinion

It sounds totally insane, but the ongoing session of the United Nations General Assembly is about to elect Cuba, Russia and China to the U.N. Human Rights Council, the U.N.’s top human-rights body.

Speedy confirmation schedule for Amy Barrett injects urgency into FBI background probe, analysts say

Speedy confirmation schedule for Amy Barrett injects urgency into FBI background probe, analysts say

The FBI is conducting a background check of Amy Coney Barrett as part of the Supreme Court vetting process. Confirmation hearings start Oct. 12.

San Jose officer facing assault charge in violent arrest of driver

San Jose officer facing assault charge in violent arrest of driver

Video contradicted the officer's claim that the driver resisted commands, the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office said.

A 3-Michelin star restaurant in Napa has burned down in California's latest wildfire

A 3-Michelin star restaurant in Napa has burned down in California's latest wildfire

The Restaurant at Meadowood was engulfed by Napa Valley's Glass Fire on Monday morning and couldn't be saved.

Moderna CEO says vaccine won't be ready to be distributed widely until the spring

Moderna CEO says vaccine won't be ready to be distributed widely until the spring

Moderna won't be able to seek emergency use authorization for its COVID-19 vaccine candidate earlier than late November, and the vaccine would likely not be available to the general public prior to March, its CEO says.Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel told the Financial Times on Wednesday that the...

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