The Presidential Protection Assistance Act, signed into law in 1976 by former president Gerald Ford, restricts some costs of a traveling president. The law requires Secret Service protectees to choose only one non-governmental residence to be their primary residence. But the Trumps have two homes — Trump Tower and Mar-a-Lago.
The 23 contestants on the show “Eden” were taken to a 600-acre estate on the remote Ardnamurchan peninsula on the west coast of Scotland. All but 10 contestants quit the show after fending off hunger, infighting and fatigue, while citing concerns about health and safety, boredom and swarms of tiny biting insects called midges.
For most people, the end of one’s life proceeds like this: death, obituary and finally, funeral. For Robert Eleveld, it went like this: obituary, funeral and, once he had hosted a celebration of life, death.
For the eighth weekend in a row, President Donald Trump has visited a property that bears his name. He has done so on 21 of the 66 days he has been in office, meaning that for the equivalent of three full weeks of his just-over-nine weeks as commander in chief, he has spent all or part of a day at a Trump property
An Idaho woman says a sasquatch is to blame after she crashed into a deer last week. The 50-year-old Tensed woman said she crashed north of Potlatch on U.S. 95 after seeing a sasquatch, also known as Big Foot, chasing a deer on the side of the road.
What started with a small group batting around ideas on how to move forward under a Trump administration has blossomed into a national movement, known as Indivisible. The mission centers on grass-roots advocacy targeting members of Congress inclined to work with the new administration and those who, in Indivisible’s view, don’t do enough to oppose it.
A judge in Turin in northern Italy tossed the case last month, deciding that the woman’s reaction was too weak to justify a sexual assault charge, ANSA reported. The woman only said, “Stop it” and “Enough” without crying out or calling for help.
A Mexican bullfighter is recovering from reconstructive surgery after a bull gored him in the backside last week. Antonio Romero was fighting Caporal in Plaza Mexico when he was knocked down and gored twice. The second time, the horn pierced Romero’s anus.
So far, Obama is keeping things low-key, despite clamoring from Democrats for him to do more. But the unprecedented nature of this particular post-presidency means his respite could be brief. Not only are the Obamas still young and unusually popular for a post-White House couple, their decision to stay in Washington while their younger daughter finishes high school has combined with the compulsion of the new Trump administration to keep pulling them back into the spotlight.
Sgt. 1st Class Matthew Lewellen of Missouri was one of three Green Berets who were killed Nov. 4 as they entered an allied base in Jordan. His families, and those of the two other soldiers, say the shootings by a Jordanian officer were clearly murder. But the Jordanian government has blamed the American soldiers.
When 7-year-old Max Edwards underwent surgery recently in an attempt to remove tumors from his brain, it didn’t go so well. So Haden, Max’s 10-year-old brother, decided he wanted to do something so his younger sibling could “be happy.”
Violence erupted at a Make America Great Again rally in Huntington Beach on Saturday when an anti-Trump protester allegedly doused the organizer of the event with pepper spray and was immediately set upon by a group of Trump supporters.
People chant and march during the annual Cesar Chavez march in Merced, Calif., on Saturday, March, 25, 2017. Participants chanted and marched from the Merced County Fairgrounds to the Merced Senior Community Center.
In the settlement agreement the Justice Department announced last week with Pizzerias LLC, a pizza restaurant franchise with 31 locations in Miami, the department revealed that it had been investigating the business because of allegations it was discriminating against work-authorized immigrants when checking their work authorization documents.
Raids in the last two weeks by the Merced County Sheriff’s Department have busted several marijuana operations in the county, including a medical marijuana dispensary in Atwater on Friday, officials said.
President Donald Trump’s White House gave an ultimatum to House members on Thursday, saying that Obamacare will remain if they do not pass Paul Ryan’s Obamacare replacement bill on Friday after it was delayed due to a lack of Republican support.
In a wide-ranging speech covering his accomplishments since taking office, President Donald Trump delievered his first address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night, laying out the agenda for his presidency and, in broad terms, his vision for the country.