$20M set aside for Venice flooding, state of…

Italy's government declared a state of emergency on Thursday after floodwaters ravaged Venice, causing inestimable damage to the centuries-old city. 20 million euros (approximately $22 million, U.S.) is being set aside in response, reported Italian…

Schools closed after RV of Marine wanted in…

School near Roanoke, Virginia, have been closed after the vehicle associated with a member of the U.S. Marine Corps wanted in a fatal shooting was found in the area. Authorities have been searching for 22-year-old…

Democrats urging gun control on Senate floor as…

News of the Santa Clarita, California, school shooting broke Thursday just as Connecticut's two Democratic senators were making an emotional case for gun control on the Senate floor. Interested in Gun Control? Add Gun Control…

Trump tax case likely headed to Supreme Court…

A federal appeals court in Washington, D.C., again upheld a district court ruling granting Congress access to President Donald Trump's tax records, teeing off a likely battle in the Supreme Court to settle the matter.…