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Republican health care plan would repeal 'tanning tax'

Some of the most conservative members complain that the replacement plan would just substitute one entitlement program for another; some more moderate Republica...


New Video Emerges in Michael Brown Case

Pollock feels that police intentionally only shared the one surveillance video - and not the one from the night before - in order to paint a hostile image of B...


Man fatally shot in front of wife, child

His wife and daughter were outside the vehicle. Two young men got out and pointed a gun at Aguilar while he was still in the driver's seat, police said. As he...


Cuomo declares state of emergency for NY as Nor'easter advances

Cuomo said non-essential state workers in all counties except Jefferson, St. Lawrence, Lewis, Franklin, Clinton and Essex do not have to report to work on Tuesd...


Russian doctor Portugalov banned for life in doping case

The Russian side denies the accusations. "We are working on WADA's criteria and hope to have them accepted in May, and then be fully reinstated in November". ...


Raphael Bostic Named to Lead Atlanta Fed

Bostic acknowledged the significance of his appointment, which he said "is a very big deal" that made him the answer to a "Jeopardy" question. Bostic came to ...


Kellyanne Conway: 'I have no evidence' of Trump's wiretap claims

The Bergen Record's Mike Kelly Monday morning told CNN that after interviewing Conway he believes her remarks invoking WikiLeaks claims of Central Intell...


Man shot, killed after threatening police with knife, gasoline

The man initially refused to stop, despite having "ample opportunity to pull his van over", said Lt. Fred Lopez, a department spokesman. He later bails out his ...


Protesters film themselves vandalising Trump golf course

The vandalization was a response by an anonymous environmental group to President Donald Trump's administration. Four individuals are seen in the footage below ...


Deputies find woman believed to be kidnapped by husband

Trevor suffered a self-inflicted knife wound to the throat, according to Gee. A woman who authorities say was kidnapped Saturday by her estranged husband has ...


Weather affects some flights at Wichita Eisenhower airport

And that means lots and lots of cancelled flights. According to flight tracking website FlightAware .com, 41 flights at Orlando International were cancele...


Attorney general Jeff Sessions seeks resignations of 46 U.S. attorneys

Within his or her district, the US attorney is the most visible representative of the Department of Justice, and is often the lead liaison for the USA attorney...


Roseville Gas Prices Encourage Local Fuel Ups

For the first since time November, crude oil prices traded under $50 per barrel. Gasoline prices are going up, but there may be relief ahead. Including the ...


Two More Penn State Admins Plead Guilty to Sandusky Scandal Charges

Curley and Schultz entered pleas Monday morning in Dauphin County Court before specially-presiding Judge John Boccabella. With Schultz and Curley pleading guilt...


Winter Storm Warning Issued for Chautauqua County, From Monday Night Through Wednesday

Winter is expected to return on Delmarva early this week as a nor'easter ushers in the first taste of accumulating snow in several weeks. Harrisburg should se...


Why? Randall Coffland and his St Charles twin daughters shot dead

Charles police said. When officers arrived to the scene (above), they found the twins and their father dead, while Anjum was still alive with non-life threate...


Judge won't rule on Trump's new travel ban

The new travel ban is similar to the original order - which suspended the issuance of visas to citizens from seven majority-Muslim countries, placed a tempora...


States seek to block new Trump travel ban executive order

The new ban, which some legal experts have said avoids some of the pitfalls that hampered the initial version, now temporarily blocks citizens of six Muslim-maj...


Donald Trump asks US Congress to probe wiretaps by Barack Obama

Trump's Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from any investigations involving Russian Federation last week after reports emerged he misled a Sena...


Trump spokesman Sean Spicer wears upside-down flag pin

Spicer said Wednesday that there is a "massive, massive difference" between the two disclosures. "Don't make me make the podium move", Spicer said, elicitin...


1 seed in NCAA tournament

The Hawkeyes barely missed the NCAA Tournament field and will be a No. 1 seed in the 32-team NIT. Mike Daum leads the Jackrabbits averaging 25.3 points and 8.2 ...


No. 6 North Carolina stops Miami 78-53 to reach ACC semis

Four players are averaging at least 11.9 points per game, they are: Justin Jackson (18.3), Berry II (15.1), Kennedy Meeks (12.5) and Isaiah Hicks (11.9). UNC ...


Floyd Mayweather will come 'out of retirement for McGregor'

But we live in a post-Trump world, so of course we couldn't just enjoy a Mayweather-free world. Floyd Mayweather announced on March 11 that he is officially c...


Joe Biden Would Have Liked To Be The President Who Ended Cancer

One of the main themes of Biden's speech was collaboration. The Bidens are now continuing the work of the initiative with their nonprofit Biden Foundation "to...


5 seed, will take on Nevada in NCAA tournament first round

The Wolf Pack won both the Mountain West regular season title and conference tournament, just the fourth team in Mountain West history to bring home both trophi...


'Gowns for your Day' offers hundreds of free prom dresses

Boylan Catholic High School in Rockford has issued a 21-page rule book - complete with pictures - on what is and isn't acceptable at this year's prom. "There's ...


Ballot 'Bloodbath' if GOP Health Plan Fails

But the effect on those who are older and less affluent would be devastating. Probably the biggest change is the individual mandate that requires people who c...


'House of Cards' Praises Sean Spicer's Upside Down Flag Pin as 'Loyalty'

Although Spicer and the reporters laughed when he made the comment, it is unclear if Spicer was joking or not. In the first weeks of President Donald J. Jor...


Time to spring forward

When clocks in nearly all of the United States spring forward by an hour at 2 a.m. on Sunday, it will likely prompt an increase in heart attacks and strokes, ca...


SNL Tears into Ivanka Trump in Mock Ad for 'Complicit' Perfume

And knows what she's doing. The partygoers all stop and look as the voiceover continues, "When she walks into a room, all eyes are on her". SNL largely stuc...


Arizona would suffer with GOP's Obamacare repeal, critics say

Many say the plan is too close to Obamacare. Price's response, I assume, would be to note that some people will lose coverage because they don't want coverage...


Trump accuses Obama of tapping his phones during campaign

This is McCarthyism! Trump said in the tweets that he had "just found out" the information, though it was unclear whether he was referring to a briefing, a ...


Turkey's determination against Kurds alienates US, Russia

In spite of some differences in the past between the Syrian Army and the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a new understanding between them has been e...


Proof daylight saving time is dumb, dangerous, and costly

According to TIME magazine, Daylight Saving Time officially begins on March 12 at 2 a.m. What does this mean? It changed the beginning of Daylight Saving ...


Pennsylvania 3-year-old dies in house fire caused by hoverboard

Officials said 3-year-old Ashanti Hughes was flown to Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest Friday night. The unidentified girls were rushed to a local hospital...


Trump's health care bill versus Obamacare: What's in, what's out

President Trump , how will you provide insurance for needy families? "Conversely, some people who are younger , higher-income, or live in low-premium areas (...


Patrick's Parade and Festival bring a bit o' Ireland to Lexington

The parade is sponsored by the Bluegrass Irish Society and produced by Lexington Parks and Recreation. "Usually I look forward to seeing a lot of cool cars", ...


Spring forward into Daylight Savings Time Sunday

It's also a shift not everyone supports, including Grand Forks city council . Why do we still have Daylight Saving Time? The daylight saving period will co...


South Korea struggles to retaliate in missile spat with China

The U.S. military said Tuesday it has started bringing in equipment for the deployment of the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system, or THAAD . Earlier,...


Spring forward, and also check your smoke detector

According to research from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), three of every five home fire deaths occur in homes without working smoke alarms, ...


'Potential increasing' for significant snow Monday-Wednesday

Adding insult to injury, strong northwest winds - gusting to near 40 miles per hour at times - will arrive around noon and continue into late into Friday night....


Sartori® Black Pepper BellaVitano® Wins "Grand Champion" in US

It started in 1981. MILWAUKEE | The national cheese spotlight this week turns to Wisconsin - where else? - as judges get ready to sniff, taste and touch thous...


Rest up! Daylight saving time could haunt you come Monday

We're here to answer all your questions about iPhone Daylight Savings. The government expanded daylight-saving time in 2007 in an effort to save energy . Day...


Missing Wichita woman's auto found

Watters said he reached out to Brian Anderson, Toni's father, after he saw the case was turning cold. Kansas City Police Captain Stacey Graves confirmed t...


Brothers Caught 'Passionately' Making Out Next To Dumpster In Bizarre Video

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police arrested 24-year-old Noah Batz and 21-year-old Timothy Batz in the parking lot of the Lighthouse Landing Apartments. They w...


Time marches on, with one less hour of sleep this weekend

While many have told Honeyford they want to see the twice-yearly clock-switching ritual go away, he said they would prefer to keep daylight hours shifted towa...


Here comes the sun: Daylight Savings Time starts Sunday

Sunday. "You should get into the habit of changing your clocks and batteries, and practicing your home fire escape plan with your family all in the same weeke...


Man at airport accused of smuggling cocaine taped to legs

Luperon, a US citizen, was arrested and turned over to Homeland Security Investigations. U.S. Customs and Border Protection spokesman Anthony Bucci said Luper...


Daylight Saving Time change can affect sleeping patterns

Regardless of the possible changes, daylight saving time is happening this weekend, and we'll get an extra hour of sunlight while anxiously awaiting the start...


Tiger won't play API; 'no timetable' for return

Woods hurt himself at the Dubai Desert Classic at the beginning of February and has not played since. Woods is without a tournament win since 2013, the former...