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Immigration Agents Grab Dad As He Takes Kids To School

Avelica was targeted for arrest because relevant databases indicate he has multiple prior criminal convictions, including a DUI in 2009, as well an outstanding ...


US Immigration Officials Force Nigerian Engineer To Prove His Qualifications

According to the tweet thread, Omin who recently joined Andela as a Senior Technical Consultant from eCommerce giant Konga was exhausted and didn't answer the...


Vice President Pence will deliver commencement address at Notre Dame

Pence said the data that Owens died helping to collect will "lead to the safety and security of the American people". But Notre Dame professor Robert Schmuhl,...


Trump recasts immigration by taking 'shackles off' border agents

After handcuffing her, agents later released her. Like many beneficiaries of the DACA program, paying the almost $500 in fees every two years was hard and her...


Mass protest study committee bill clears Indiana Senate

It's among several bills seeking to restrict abortions in Iowa. Other states have considered similar measures, though none have been successful. She said th...


Names released of inmates killed in Tecumseh riot

The Nebraska State Patrol is leading the criminal investigation and the Nebraska State Fire Marshal is conducting the investigation into the fires. Prison off...


Authorities release name of inmates killed in Tecumseh incident

The Nebraska State Patrol is in charge of the investigation. The governor also posted a statement on Facebook , praising the response of the prison officials...


With VOICE Agency, Trump Continues 'Nativist Demonization' of Immigrants

According to sources who attended - and later confirmed by White House officials - the president raised the possibility of pursuing immigration reform that woul...


Gang members charged with killing woman in Satanic ritual

Chris Sturdivant of the Houston Police Department said at a Friday press conference. The teen tried to leave, but the men wouldn't allow it. Emily Detoto, t...


Mexican politician sits on border wall to send Trump a message

Despite the border wall in San Diego County, almost 32,000 undocumented immigrants were apprehended there by U.S. Border Patrol in fiscal year 2016. And as Gu...


'Do you want us to investigate you?'

Nunes, California Republican and a former member of the executive committee that led President Trump's transition team. As for Nunes, he said, "I have no idea...


Al-Qaida number two killed by USA drone strike in Syria

The attacks come hours after the United States said it carried out more than 20 air strikes in Yemen against AQAP on Thursday. "The strikes were conducted in ...


Senate Expected To Take Up House Obamacare Repeal Plan

That approach is backed by the conservative House Freedom Caucus. "He endorsed the key architecture that we needed to keep moving this to the next step in pol...


Hhgregg to close 88 stores, including its North Hills location

Closing retail locations will liquidate merchandise and expect to be shuttered by mid-April. The company's stores in Lancaster, Mechanicsburg and Lower Paxton...


Zinke Sworn In As 52nd Secretary Of The Interior

Newly minted Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke knows how to make an entrance: He arrived at his first day of work in Washington on the back of a horse name...


College student with severe allergy allegedly hazed by frat with peanut butter

Mount Pleasant police confirmed to HuffPost that the department became aware of the incident this week, but said that, as of Thursday, no report has been filed ...


Watch This Truck Fly Through the Air During a 115mph Police Chase

Police laid the spike strip further down the highway and the rest is airborne history. Unfortunately for Austin, the chase didn't end like something out of th...


Iowa lawmaker under fire for referring to Sizzler certificate as business degree

But when NBC News asked, Republican officials said it was not a degree. "This was a management course he took when he worked for Sizzler, kind of like Hambu...


George W. Bush explains his fondness for Michelle Obama

Bush's remarks come at a time when Europeans have been skittish that President Donald Trump may promote isolationist policies. "She kind of likes my sense of ...


'Grand bargain' pension reform bill stalls in Senate

Republican leader Christine Radogno did not deny President Cullerton's accusations. "This entire budget package is a weak charade meant to convince Republican...


Hardin County Schools protest Charter school house bill

Many parents and guardians appeared to be taken aback by news that the school would be closing and they'd need to find a new educational outlet for their little...


Widow, brother of Beau Biden in relationship

According to the New York Post , Hunter and Hallie Biden, 43, affirmed in a statement that they have "love and support" for one another. Former VP Joe Biden'...


Same-Sex Spousal Benefits Argued in Texas Court

Local stories from KERA News. It also adds that marriage benefits are not a "fundamental right" since states can abolish the benefits without violating the Cons...


Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash Saturday at Denver Library

For many children, reading starts with the whimsical pages of Dr. Seuss. "With made-up words, unusual plots, whimsical illustrations and memorable characters,...


Trump Calls for Congress to Fund School Choice for Disadvantaged Students

Trump for "seeing education as a commodity that can be voucherized or privatized". National School Choice Week took on added significance this year, since it ...


Asylum seeker with brain tumor to be released from ICE detention

ICE has denied these claims. The release comes after a campaign by Amnesty International, which mobilized members across the country to call ICE and ask for h...


Casey Anthony may have accidentally killed daughter, judge in case says

Her defense team later suggested that the toddler drowned in a backyard swimming pool and that someone else removed her body. The overlooked evidence in the c...


Baltimore officers accused of abusing power, robbing citizens

Reportedly, in true corrupt cop fashion, the officers stopped random people-whether they looked suspicious or not-and would take any amount of money the victims...


Giraffe cam to capture calf's birth

April is expecting her fourth calf and her birth could happen at any moment. Zookeepers at the Animal Adventure Park in NY have been busy keeping impatient ...


K Ranks 13th in Producing Peace Corps Volunteers

Linde is one of 3,239 alumni and 225,000 Americans who donate their skills and time to the Peace Corps to help develop different areas in the world. There are 1...


Jury selection nears completion in Aaron Hernandez double murder trial

The former New England Patriots star is now serving a life sentence for killing Odin Lloyd. When he found them sitting in a vehicle on South Street in Boston, t...


Two seats open on Tonawanda City School District's board

At a June 2015 board meeting, two new math teachers were approved for hire at Orcutt Academy High School , a charter high school in the district. I wrote the...


Tornado Rips Through Illinois As Severe Storms Threaten Midwest

At least 23 tornadoes were sighted in the region on Tuesday night according to the National Weather Service. The injuries to the other drivers were minor, "wh...


DC's Cherry Blossoms Will Hit Peak Bloom March 14-17

Thanks to February's exceptionally warm weather, cherry blossom trees in Washington , D.C., could hit peak bloom earlier than has previously been recorded. "Ce...


Vouchers Are Not the Same as 'School Choice'

Before Black History Month could come to a close, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos had to get in some final misguided words about the country's historically ...


Ryan Zinke Confirmed As Secretary Of The Interior

U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Montana, praised Zinke ahead of Monday's initial vote for his willingness to break with his party and oppose large-scale sales of federa...


National Weather Service issues tornado watch for Jefferson, St. Clair counties

News On 6 viewers from Claremore, Inola, Broken Arrow, McAlester and other cities shared photos of hail and wind damage. Aerial footage shows the destruction ...


USGS sees lower natural disaster risks in 2017, but Oklahoma hazards remain

But the report also notes that the overall seismic hazard for 2017 is lower than previous year. In 2016 alone, Oklahoma experienced several damaging earthqu...


Truck goes airborne, crashes during police chase

KSLA reported that Kevonte Dekorey Austin, 18, escaped a work-release program and was a passenger in a vehicle pulled over for speeding February 28. As of Wedn...


Supreme Court Orders New Look at Virginia Voting District Suit

With all 100 seats in the House of Delegates up for election this year, Elias said he expects the lower court to "move quickly so that the people of Virginia ca...


Judge agrees to release widow of Pulse shooter Omar Mateen

No connections between Salman and the Islamic State have been found, the paper noted. Mateen was killed in a shootout with police after he took hostages durin...


Wild weather pattern brings storms, snow in same week

A second round of storms could move in overnight with that cold front. The storms will be capable of damaging large trees, power lines and buildings, accord...


Pilot killed after plane crashed into Methuen condo building

The pilot has been identified as Alan Lavender. Nobody inside the building or on the ground was injured in the crash. Inside the scene of the plane crash. "...


Obamas' Book Deal Breaks $60 Million In Bidding War

Barack ObamaBarack ObamaBidding hits M on Obamas' book deal: report Trump directs EPA to reconsider Obama water rule Trump pitches 37 percent cut to State D...


Car Crashes Into High School Marching Band During Alabama Mardi Gras Parade

Charges could be filed against the driver, but at this time, police have not made that determination. AT LEAST eleven people are feared to have been injured a...


Jared and Kay Jewelers Owner Hit With Discrimination Allegations

Hundreds of documents in the decade-long case, including declarations from about 250 women who said they were routinely groped, demeaned and encouraged to cat...


Christie to lawmakers avoiding town halls: Go do your job

Christie said he has "absolute confidence" in Priebus' integrity, adding that he doesn't think Priebus did anything wrong. Christie said he has hosted more th...


De Blasio will add 90 new homeless shelters across New York City

The announcement will come as City Council members push several proposals seeking to bring relief to areas that are overburdened with homeless shelters, jails a...


Pair of Houston police officers injured in shooting

One suspect is dead, one officer is critically injured, and one or two suspects are believed to be on the loose. Police are still looking for at least one sus...


Attorney General Sessions: 'I am dubious about marijuana'

The current policy, spelled out in a 2013 memo from former deputy attorney general James Cole, said federal prosecutions would focus on distribution to minors, ...