The U.S Navy is investigating why one of its planes crashed off the coast of Japan. Three people are still missing

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13 December 2017
Washington: A car caught on fire in a church parking lot late Tuesday night, according to DC Fire and EMS. The car fire happened around 11:30 p.m. in the 5300 block of Gay St. in Northeast, D.C.2 week ago
Washington: A car caught on fire in a church parking lot late Tuesday night, according to DC Fire and EMS. The car fire happened around 11:30 p.m. in the 5300 block of Gay St. in Northeast, D.C.
2 week ago
Report: Abbas refused Kushner's phone call following decision to severe ties with Washington
2 week ago
CMS announces another big week for Affordable Care Act enrollment. 798,829 people signed up in Week 3. 2,277,079 have signed up for Obamacare in total so far. 566,042 are new consumers (across the 3 weeks).
2 week ago
The U.S Navy is investigating why one of its planes crashed off the coast of Japan. Three people are still missing
2 week ago
“I think a lot more people have guns here that are liberal than we know about." Members of the Liberal Gun Club say they can both be left-leaning and support gun rights.
2 week ago
A former biz associate of Michael Flynn has become a subject of Mueller's investigation for his role in the failure of Flynn's former lobbying firm to disclose its work on behalf of foreign governments.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions orders DOJ and ATF to conduct 2 week ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions orders DOJ and ATF to conduct "comprehensive review" of National Instant Criminal Background Check System.
@RepKathleenRice: I believe Rep. Conyers should resign.2 week ago
@RepKathleenRice: I believe Rep. Conyers should resign.
2 week ago
New @USTreasury numbers show US National Debt hit new high yesterday too: $20.547-trillion, up $641-billion since 2016 election and 41st high since then too.
.@RepKevinBrady on Senate tax plan: 2 week ago
[email protected] on Senate tax plan: "I don't want to be that senator who defends the status quo, blocks this from occurring and essentially keeps this economy and families shackled to this mess of a tax code."
2 week ago
Former chief strategist Steve Bannon failed to file a financial report required by law after he was fired this summer, according to the White House.
2 week ago
[email protected]: I have long given the order to help Argentina with the Search and Rescue mission of their missing submarine. 45 people aboard and not much time left. May God be with them and the people of Argentina!
2 week ago
In total, at least four senior White House staffers have not filed termination reports, which outline their financial activity while serving in the White House.
2 week ago
Jeff Flake: Trump "made a big mistake" by supporting Roy Moore, "I think he should distance himself from Roy Moore, even if it means losing that seat."
2 week ago
[email protected]: 51 Million American to travel this weekend - highest number in twelve years (AAA). Traffic and airports are running very smoothly! @FoxNews
.@SteveForbesCEO: Instead of calling for a repeal of Obamacare mandate, make it voluntary. People like choice.2 week ago
[email protected]: Instead of calling for a repeal of Obamacare mandate, make it voluntary. People like choice.
2 week ago
@SenSanders: If the tax plan is passed, giving huge breaks to the 1% and raising the deficit $1.5 trillion, Republican leaders will rediscover "the deficit crisis" and move aggressively to cut Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.
2 week ago
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney: "There is no compassion whatsoever in the White House. I'm just beside myself with sadness because our president is a bully, our president is a punk, and he just doesn't get it."
@VP: Karen and I were honored to bring Thanksgiving greetings to brave members of our Armed Forces and their families at @WRBethesda earlier today. Every American is thankful for the service and courage of these true American HEROES.2 week ago
@VP: Karen and I were honored to bring Thanksgiving greetings to brave members of our Armed Forces and their families at @WRBethesda earlier today. Every American is thankful for the service and courage of these true American HEROES.
2 week ago
@SenSanders: The Republican tax bill would be a major step forward in creating the kind of oligarchy long envisioned by the Koch brothers and other powerful right wing extremists.
2 week ago
37 out of 38 economists surveyed by the University of Chicago said the GOP tax plans would grow the debt. The 38th misread the question.
2 week ago
After 5 hours at his golf club, Pres Trump returned to Mar-a-Lago. Per usual, WH declines to say if he played golf or with whom.
2 week ago
US Department of State: Additional background information on the Secretary’s announcement today about the situation in Burma. The determination of EthnicCleansing underscores our concern and the gravity and the urgency of the situation in Rakhine State.
President Trump amends California disaster declaration to increase share of federal funds for wildfire relief, White House says.2 week ago
President Trump amends California disaster declaration to increase share of federal funds for wildfire relief, White House says.
First lady Melania Trump got into the Christmas spirit when the official White House tree arrived. Melania began decorating her new house as well as a mini White House made out of gingerbread2 week ago
First lady Melania Trump got into the Christmas spirit when the official White House tree arrived. Melania began decorating her new house as well as a mini White House made out of gingerbread
.@RepJohnDelaney on tax reform: 2 week ago
[email protected] on tax reform: "If you think about why our economy is not growing, it's because we haven't invested enough in infrastructure. We haven't done things to attract capital to regions of the country that have been left behind."
.@RepJohnDelaney on voting against tax reform bill: 2 week ago
[email protected] on voting against tax reform bill: "The bill doesn't really get at some of the issues we have in the economy right now."
2 week ago
The Trump Organization will walk away from its SoHo hotel in New York, NYT reports. It is the second time this year the Trump name was erased from a hotel development.
2 week ago
“The President will be meeting with congressional leaders next week to discuss end-of-year legislative issues,” according to @LWalters45.
2 week ago
GOP Rep. Joe Barton has released a statement apologizing for a graphic nude photo of him that circulated on social media earlier this week.
2 week ago
Asked whether Speaker Ryan believes @RepJoeBarton should resign, spox @AshLeeStrong says: "The speaker has spoken to Rep. Barton on this matter. We will keep those conversations between the two of them."
2 week ago
@POTUS motorcade departed his golf club after approximately 4 hours there. No confirmation from @WhiteHouse officials on his activities there.
2 week ago
Roy Moore’s Communications Director has reportedly resigned
2 week ago
Rep. Rooney: "As long as I knew he was going to not serve," I would want Moore to win so a new GOP senator could be appointed
2 week ago
UN second-in-command in Afghanistan, @pernillekardel, who is a veteran diplomat from Denmark, named Acting UNSCOL
2 week ago
GOP Rep. Francis Rooney on the allegations against Roy Moore: "I think there's too much smoke for there not to be some fire"
2 week ago
Did Gary Cohn fake a bad connection to get President Trump off the phone as Sen. Tom Carper said? Sen. Chris Coons: “I remember it a little differently I don’t think Gary Cohn abruptly hung up on the President”
“And today, we are proud to standand give them hope for a better tomorrow,” @CathyMcMorris2 week ago
“And today, we are proud to standand give them hope for a better tomorrow,” @CathyMcMorris
2 week ago
OMB Director Mick Mulvaney has met with a long list of lobbyists, corporate execs and wealthy people with business interests before the government, according to calendars the Trump admin fought to keep secret.
Director of Policy Studies at Center for Immigration Studies: Building the wall would keep cartels at bay, protect border agents, and ensure safety for property owners in the area2 week ago
Director of Policy Studies at Center for Immigration Studies: Building the wall would keep cartels at bay, protect border agents, and ensure safety for property owners in the area
2 week ago
@StateDept official on Burma's Rakhine State crisis: We continue to urge all the parties to end the cycle of violence and to restore the rule of law, and we want to emphasize the need for remediation, returns, and accountability.
2 week ago
After a thorough analysis of the available facts, Sec. Tillerson has noted it is clear the situation in northern Rakhine State constitutes ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya and those responsible for these atrocities must be held accountable.
.@RepLanceNJ7: 2 week ago
[email protected]: "I don't want tax reform where there are winner states and loser states, I want every state to be a winner state."
VP and Mrs Pence meet today with wounded warriors, medical personnel and their families, at @WRBethesda.2 week ago
VP and Mrs Pence meet today with wounded warriors, medical personnel and their families, at @WRBethesda.
2 week ago
Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 100 block of Q St NW: no casualities
.@RepLanceNJ7 on state and local taxes: 2 week ago
[email protected] on state and local taxes: "It's a matter of federalism and it's also a matter that we shouldn't be paying taxes on taxes."
2 week ago
[email protected] urges FTC to probe Uber's handling of breach
2 week ago
Top House Republican accuses Virginia elections board of 'working in lockstep' with Democratic legal efforts.
2 week ago
@StateDeptOES PDAS Garber will represent the United States at the 11th Conference of the Parties to the ViennaConvention and 29th Meeting of the Parties to the MontrealProtocol.
2 week ago
Congress Created a Health-Care Crisis for Kids Right in Time for the Holidays
.@AriFleischer: 2 week ago
[email protected]: "The right moral thing to do, in my judgment, is for Roy Moore to have dropped out of the race."
2 week ago
Retired Alabama police officer says police were told to keep Roy Moore away from high school cheerleaders at games
2 week ago
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: On this Thanksgiving, I am thankful for my family, the men and women serving in our Armed Forces, and for our country’s law enforcement officers and first responders. Happy Thanksgiving!
2 week ago
[email protected]: "Tax reform is not easy, there is a thin margin in the Senate. I think they've tackled this the right way."
.@RepKevinBrady on @lisamurkowski's stance on ObamaCare repeal mandate: 2 week ago
[email protected] on @lisamurkowski's stance on ObamaCare repeal mandate: "I do think it's encouraging."
.@RepKevinBrady: 2 week ago
[email protected]: "When you get that economic engine unleashed that's good for New Yorkers, that's good for Californians."
Jim Clyburn, the 3 Democrat in the House of Representatives, suggests the allegations against John Conyers could be 2 week ago
Jim Clyburn, the 3 Democrat in the House of Representatives, suggests the allegations against John Conyers could be "made up"
VP and Mrs Pence arrive at @WRBethesda for visits with military personnel, veterans and families.2 week ago
VP and Mrs Pence arrive at @WRBethesda for visits with military personnel, veterans and families.
2 week ago
@SenatorCarper told Gary Cohn faked a bad connection in conference call with POTUS to get him off the phone.
2 week ago
[email protected]: 'Really Troubling' for Conyers to 'Camouflage' Payment to Accuser
2 week ago
Just 80 minutes before Trump arrived at his golf club, the White House made the pool correct an earlier report that said Trump was having a "low-key day" to "the president will NOT have a low-key day and has a full schedule of meetings and phone calls".
.@RepKevinBrady: 2 week ago
[email protected]: "We know how brutally punished these tax payers are A lot of this tax reform is about growth."
2 week ago
Ex-director of the Office of Government Ethics has filed a complaint over Kellyanne Conway’s comments on the Alabama Senate race.
.@THEHermanCain: 2 week ago
[email protected]: "I don't believe any of the GOP-are going to try to run against him they're just going to-try to work against him."
2 week ago
@RepGregoryMeeks told he thinks John Conyers should step down as ranking member of Judiciary Committee.
2 week ago
Per pool, Trump has arrived at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach at 9:26AM. This is his 77th day at a golf club, 99th day at a Trump property as president.
@SenCapito: TaxReform will spur more growth and more opportunity for hard working families.2 week ago
@SenCapito: TaxReform will spur more growth and more opportunity for hard working families.
2 week ago
Roy Moore says he’s considering legal action against one or more of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct.
Kelley Paul: Since the attack, my husband Rand hasn't taken a single breath without pain2 week ago
Kelley Paul: Since the attack, my husband Rand hasn't taken a single breath without pain
.@THEHermanCain on Trump and Lavar Ball feud: 2 week ago
[email protected] on Trump and Lavar Ball feud: "@POTUS is who he is @Lavarbigballer is using this as an opportunity to get attention."
FBI offers $25,000 reward for any information leading to an arrest in border agent’s death2 week ago
FBI offers $25,000 reward for any information leading to an arrest in border agent’s death
.@THEHermanCain on state and local tax: 2 week ago
[email protected] on state and local tax: "I think that long term you might see an exodus but it's not going to be dramatic and right away."
2 week ago
@RepDeSantis: I’m working on legislation to unseal settlement records, bar use of tax dollars to pay claims against members and staff, prohibit members from using office budgets to camouflage payments (a Conyers rule) and require reimbursement of the taxpayer.
.@THEHermanCain: 2 week ago
[email protected]: "[Trump's] message when he was campaigning is the exact agenda he's carrying out He has not backed down."
2 week ago
@RepDeSantis: Settlements paid with tax dollars should not be kept secret. Members of Congress cannot be allowed to use the American people's money as a personal slushfund to cover wrongdoing.
David Bossie: 2 week ago
David Bossie: "We must stand tall for the american way of life and for our flag and for our veterans."
.@THEHermanCain: 2 week ago
[email protected]: "The one that should emerge is someone that shows leadership ability. That's why President Trump won."
David Bossie: 2 week ago
David Bossie: "This president has made law and order and border security one of the top priorities of his administration."
2 week ago
David Bossie: "A wall is just common sense."
David Bossie: 2 week ago
David Bossie: "[@POTUS has] been working incredibly hard for [tax reform]."
2 week ago
GOP Rep. Dan Donovan on Roy Moore: "I think those allegations are so disgusting and it doesn't make the man fit to serve in the US Senate"
2 week ago
[email protected] and Mrs Pence will be visiting today with military personnel, veterans and families at @WRBethesda and at @USOMetroDC Warrior and Family Center.
Latest @WhiteHouse press pool report on today’s @POTUS schedule from Mar-a-Lago.2 week ago
Latest @WhiteHouse press pool report on today’s @POTUS schedule from Mar-a-Lago.
2 week ago
Alaska's @lisamurkowski says she backs repeal of ObamaCare individual mandate
2 week ago
In West Palm, press pool told @POTUS briefed on C2-A crash in Philippine Sea. @LWalters45 also says Pres will be making calls this week on behalf of the tax cut bill he wants on his desk by Christmas.
.@lisamurkowski on ObamaCare mandate:2 week ago
[email protected] on ObamaCare mandate:
2 week ago
Rep. Leonard Lance says he was unaware of the congressional settlements, but says he would back a measure to stop tax-payer money from funding them
2 week ago
Rep. Leonard Lance on the accusations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore: "In my view, we should believe the women and I believe the women"
2 week ago
Pres Trump also fuming this morning at the notion of keeping @NFL teams in the locker rooms each game until after the National Anthem.
2 week ago
[email protected]: Will be having meetings and working the phones from the Winter White House in Florida (Mar-a-Lago). Stock Market hit new Record High yesterday - $5.5 trillion gain since E. Many companies coming back to the U.S. Military building up and getting very strong.
2 week ago
[email protected]: The NFL is now thinking about a new idea - keeping teams in the Locker Room during the National Anthem next season. That’s almost as bad as kneeling! When will the highly paid Commissioner finally get tough and smart? This issue is killing your league!..
2 week ago
[email protected]: LaVar, you could have spent the next 5 to 10 years during Thanksgiving with your son in China, but no NBA contract to support you. But remember LaVar, shoplifting is NOT a little thing. It’s a really big deal, especially in China. Ungrateful fool!
2 week ago
[email protected]: It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison sentence - IT WAS ME. Too bad! LaVar is just a poor man’s version of Don King, but without the hair. Just think..
3 week ago
Mueller probing Kushner's contacts with foreign leaders, inlcuding dec. U.N. dispute: WSJ
In addition to foreign entanglements, SpecialCounsel Mueller probing Kushner’s role in @Comey firing  via @WSJ3 week ago
In addition to foreign entanglements, SpecialCounsel Mueller probing Kushner’s role in @Comey firing via @WSJ
3 week ago
[email protected]: Today, we continued a wonderful American Tradition at the White House. Drumstick and Wishbone will live out their days in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains at Gobbler’s Rest