EDITION: US | UK | Canada
Thecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video NewsThecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video News
Sign In|Sign Up
 
 
Bridging The Gap
Young couple die in Kansas crash a day after wedding Young couple die in Kansas crash a day after wedding
A teenage couple have died less than a day after being pronounced husband and wife by a judge in Kansas. Rebekah and Austin Wesson, both 19, were killed after their pickup truck swerved off a dirt road on Saturday near the bride's family home. Instead of a formal wedding ceremony in September, the couple's families are now planning a joint funeral. The couple met in Austin's native South ...
 Read More 
Grand jury used in Trump-Russia investigation Grand jury used in Trump-Russia investigation
The special counsel investigating claims of Russian meddling in the US election has begun using a grand jury in Washington, reports say. The move suggests Robert Mueller may be taking a more aggressive approach to gathering data on possible collusion with Donald Trump's campaign team. Grand juries are used to issue subpoenas to compel people to testify. The president has again poured scorn on t...
 Read More 
John Kelly appointment: Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus John Kelly appointment: Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus
US President Donald Trump has named General John Kelly, who currently heads the Department of Homeland Security, as his next chief of staff. The announcement, made over Twitter on Friday afternoon, effectively removed Reince Priebus from the role. The embattled former chief of staff had faced pressure since being named as a possible leaker by Mr Trump's newly appointed director of communication....
 Read More 
Russia sanctions: Trump's hand forced by Senate vote Russia sanctions: Trump's hand forced by Senate vote
The United States Senate has voted 98-2 to impose new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea, despite objections from the White House. The House of Representatives approved the bill earlier this week, also by an overwhelming majority. Having passed through both chambers, it will be sent to President Trump to sign into law. But Mr Trump has sought closer ties with Russia, and has the power to...
 Read More 
House approves spending bill with $1.6 billion for the border wall House approves spending bill with $1.6 billion for the border wall
The House voted Thursday to approve a spending bill with $1.6 billion to put toward a border wall along the US-Mexico border, part of a high-profile campaign pledge from President Donald Trump. Despite Trump's pledge to make Mexico pay for the wall, the bill earmarks taxpayer money to construct a carrier along the southwest border. To avoid having those Republicans who oppose the measure vote o...
 Read More 
Missing Florida woman found after she bottled her scent Missing Florida woman found after she bottled her scent
A woman with dementia who went missing in Florida was found by a police dog in a matter of minutes, having bottled her scent in advance. Citrus County Sheriff's Office said the anonymous woman had used a specialist scent preservation kit. It can hold a person's scent for up to seven years. In a Facebook post police said she stored the scent two-and-a-half years ago, and a picture of the jar sho...
 Read More 
What's happened to Trump's leftover inaugural money? Six months later, we donít know. What's happened to Trump's leftover inaugural money? Six months later, we donít know.
WASHINGTON ó Six months after he was sworn in, the committee that raised a record $106.7 million for President Trumpís inaugural activities has not detailed how much remaining money sits in its bank accounts or revealed the charities officials have said will receive the surplus money. Thomas Barrack, a California investment manager who oversaw the inaugural committee, said that information will...
 Read More 
Trump travel ban comes into effect for six countries Trump travel ban comes into effect for six countries
People from six mainly Muslim countries and all refugees now face tougher US entry due to President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban. It means people without "close" family or business relationships in the US could be denied visas and barred entry. Lawyers took up positions at US airports, offering free advice. But there was no sign of the chaos that affected travellers when the first ve...
 Read More 
Afghan soldier attacks US troops at Camp Sheheen Afghan soldier attacks US troops at Camp Sheheen
An Afghan soldier has attacked US troops at a military base, wounding seven. The US soldiers were evacuated after the "insider attack" in the northern Balkh province on Saturday, a spokesman for the US military command said. The Nato-led Resolute Support mission said one Afghan soldier was killed and another injured in the incident at Camp Shaheen, in Mazar-e Sharif city. But earlier reports of...
 Read More 
US F-35 fighter jets grounded over pilot oxygen supplies US F-35 fighter jets grounded over pilot oxygen supplies
The US Air Force has grounded a fleet of F-35 fighter jets indefinitely over concerns over pilots' oxygen supplies, according to a spokesman. F-35 air operations were paused at an Arizona air base after pilots suffered symptoms resembling hypoxia, or oxygen deprivation, Captain Mark Graff said. Lockheed Martin, which built the jet, said it still plans to show the plane at the Paris Air Show this...
 Read More 
Displaying 1 to 10 (of 1521 new item.) Result Pages:  1  2  3  4  5 ...  [Next >>] 
 Latest News »
 
  President Trump defends Charlo...
  President Trump plans to decla...
  Trump agenda still in limbo as...
  Denying 'chaos' at the White H...
  Trump says GOP senators 'look ...
  Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif disqu...
  Trump attacks Attorney General...
  Trump isn't changing, and that...
  Trump calls Donald Trump Jr's ...
  Here's the Putin-connected Rus...
  'What are they trying to hide?...
  Senate health care bill negoti...
  Mar-a-Lago revenue soars with ...
  In infrastructure push, Trump ...
  On Memorial Day, Trump honors ...
  White House to release lobbyis...
  Trump gets festive welcome in ...
  Manchester attack: Trump calls...
  In speech to Muslim leaders, T...
  Trump travels to Saudi Arabia ...
 
 

Current Conditions:
Partly Cloudy

<
Current Conditions:
Partly Cloudy

Forecast:
Thu - Thunderstorms. High: 87Low: 75
Fri - Thunderstorms. High: 87Low: 76
Sat - Thunderstorms. High: 86Low: 74
Sun - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 87Low: 70
Mon - Thunderstorms. High: 87Low: 73

Full Forecast at Yahoo! Weather



Washington, DC

  ©2010 The Capital Post. All rights reserved.