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Babies born hours apart in same hospital named 'Romeo' and 'Juliet'

Exactly 18 hours and eight minutes later, their hospital neighbors Christiana and Allan Shifflett welcomed their daughter Juliet . Both parents had picked ...


Arrests after scuffle breaks out at California Trump rally

One of the women who organised the march in support of President Donald Trump was pepper sprayed by one of the anti-Trump protesters. A scuffle broke out Satu...


Durham woman searches for missing wedding dress

It wasn't until 2 weeks later that the couple learned the $1,000 dress was caught in the mixup. The plan was to have the dress cleaned and preserved. "Even if w...


Meals on Wheels launches new campaign

We do a lot of that, which I do", Stephens said. "We try to plan and prepare, because federal funding is always volatile, so we try to make the necessary adjust...


Rex Tillerson Only Became Secretary of State Because His Wife Made Him

Tillerson, it seems, at least according to the person with probably the most influence in his life, his wife, is on a mission from God to serve the nation as se...


Rain chances continue into the week

Showers will linger into Monday morning as that low starts to exit the region. Despite more clouds than sunshine, temperatures will rise into the 40s this aft...


Gunshots fired in burglary of store at Bellagio in Las Vegas

The suspects wore character masks during the incident, including a pig mask seen in photos from the scene posted on social media. Guests and tourists were pic...


Missing Fayetteville Infant, Toddler Found Stabbed To Death, Father Charged

Television station ABC11 reported that the Fayetteville police said the children were at the center of a domestic-related incident between Freeman and his wif...


Sanders says he'll vote no on Gorsuch

It's known as the " nuclear option ", rewriting the Senate rules by simple majority to kill the option of filibustering a Supreme Court nominee. Schumer's rem...


Marksville police officer, accused of murder, loses bid for mistrial

Disgraced Marksville deputy Derrick Stafford was slammed with manslaughter and attempted manslaughter charges for unleashing a hail of bullets at Christopher Fe...


One person shot in front of the Cosmopolitan

The Las Vegas Sun reported that one person was killed and another injured in the shooting that took place near The Cosmopolitan . Police have confirmed one...


'The Bridges of Madison County' Author Robert James Waller Dead at 77

The New York Times was dismissive: " Waller depicts their mating dance in plodding detail, but he fails to develop them as believable characters", reviewer Ei...


GOP rep: Trump could be 'one-term president' if healthcare bill passes

Senate fight over North Atlantic Treaty Organisation addition Defying Trump, Freedom Caucus insists it'll oppose GOP ObamaCare replacement MORE (R-Ky.) have ta...


West Virginia loses to Gonzaga, Twitter jokes hit nothing but net

Whether Xavier's a Cinderella story though can be left to the eye of the beholder. All that's missing is a trip to the Final Four. Those are just some of the ...


Staffer: Dem Whip Counts 37 Republicans Opposed Hours Before Vote

They are also displeased the bill maintains a 40 percent excise tax - or "Cadillac tax" - on certain employer-sponsored plans, delays the repeal of Obamacare's ...


Senators Try To Pin Gorsuch As Confirmation Evolves Into Elaborate Charade

Roberts said at this juncture the court would "not attempt to elaborate on what "appropriate" progress will look like from case to case". "Moving the need...


MI governor hopes House GOP health bill is 'improved'

Does this eliminate the Affordable Care Act? The speaker focused on more moderate members of the GOP, working members during House votes on Wednesday and hol...


Suspect in Rockville High School Rape Case Illegally Crossed Border

Ron Johnson, the chairman of the committee, President of the National Border Patrol Council Brandon Judd testified that "if border patrol had properly done its ...


Woman killed in Valley Head crash Tuesday, two others injured

She was also pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Dodge and a passenger in his vehicle were taken to a local hospital for their injuries. Family me...


Suspected mastermind behind Chief Justice robbery at police station

On Wednesday, Phahlane provided an update on the police investigation into the break-in at the Office of the Chief Justice (OCJ) in the early hours of Saturda...


Ex-Penn State president convicted over child-sex scandal

Spanier and two of his top lieutenants at Pennsylvania State University agreed on a plan 16 years ago that ultimately allowed child sex predator Jerry Sandusky...


Virginia Judge Sides With Trump Admin On Travel Ban

Nevertheless, a spokesman for the Department of Justice released a statement to the Hill saying, "As the Court correctly explains, the President's Executive O...


United Nations says 400000 people trapped in Islamic State-held west Mosul

Jawdat added that security personnel found documents, explosive devices, weapons and communication sets inside the facility. Among those who safely reached th...


Winter weather advisory for Central NY: Freezing rain could snarl morning drive

The rain precedes a warm front moving in from the southwest, which is expected to bring temperatures in the low 50s in Monroe and surrounding counties Friday ...


Drivers identified in deadly Mount Pleasant school bus crash

The crash happened around 10:45 p.m. near the town of Talco, about 25 miles north of Mount Pleasant. Haschel says the drivers of the 18-wheeler and the vehicl...


Pleasant Friday, rain likely this weekend

There will also be a high pressure system nosing into the region from ME, so there are a few things to keep an eye on in the forecast for the end of the weekend...


Trump should apologise to Obama: Ex-CIA chief

More recently, he accused Obama of wiretapping his home at Trump Tower in New York City without citing any evidence to back up the claim. While Obama and Trum...


Pancake prankster chows down in traffic, gets arrested

Thomas, shirtless and wearing pajama trousers, sat in a folding chair with a small "TV" table in the crosswalk of Memorial Boulevard and Brunnell Parkway in Lak...


Former Penn State President's Criminal Trial Set to Resume

Two of his former top lieutenants within the university administration took plea deals to a misdemeanour and testified for the prosecution. The charges against ...


Planned Parenthood President Warns Arizona Lawmakers Against Supporting GOP Health Bill

Approximately two million people get birth control from Planned Parenthood, which also gets referrals from other community health centers that can not provide b...


Melissa McCarthy Reveals How Her Sean Spicer Impression Came to Be

What do you think of Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer impression? He quipped, "I think I do things that make her not laugh". It's only March, but Melissa McC...


America orders 'mandatory social media checks' for visa applicants

The strengthened screening procedures instruct consular officials to develop criteria for identifying "populations warranting increased scrutiny", according to ...


Appeals court sets hearing in challenge against travel ban

He issued his ruling last week hours before the travel ban was to go into effect. "Plaintiffs can succeed on their claim that the predominate goal of EO-2 is ...


Severe storms pushing into the ArkLaTex

This usually promotes more of a damaging wind threat . I feel many across east Alabama will experience a low near 50 tonight with a slight milder setting it th...


'Long overdue' Kentucky charter schools await governor's signature

The new Kentucky law is similar to a measure Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback signed into law previous year that also allowed school groups to turn away LGBT students ...


NYPD beefs up security in wake of suspected London terror attack

The leader of Britain's House of Commons says the man stabbed the officer. "We condemn these horrific acts of violence, and whether they were carried out by t...


Arkansas governor signs bill allowing concealed guns at state colleges, games

Let us know what you think in the comments. The new law likely will not go into full effect until 2018, after the Arkansas State Police design the training th...


Rick Perry fuming over Texas A&M election

Considering those numbers, Perry argued, Brooks should not have won the election-which is amusing, of course, because that's not quite how he felt when Hillary ...


President Trump Pretended to Drive a Truck on the White House Lawn

Is this the most important moment of Donald Trump's presidency? But much like Trump's driving in the images above, it was all an act. "It's going to be a very...


Hunter Under Criminal Investigation Over Campaign Fund Spending

The House Ethics Committee has been investigating allegations that Hunter improperly used campaign funds to pay for tens of thousands of dollars in personal exp...


Vermont says job databank compromised

Officials say more than 200,000 DE residents have been put at risk of identity theft following a breach of a state Labor Department job-seeker database earlier ...


Congressional Black Caucus To Confront Trump on Budget

Now, the caucus has shared its vision for black America in a new document released this afternoon. He said "if our only action is to resist", African-Americ...


CBO: New Health Bill Would Leave Millions Uninsured, Save Less

The CBO said the revised bill would raise the number of uninsured in 2026 by 24 million, compared to current law. That change would be significant, but it is ...


London terror suspect born in Britain; Islamic State claims responsibility

May told Members of Parliament that the attacker was investigated by security services but was regarded as a "peripheral figure". Although there was no prior ...


Grand Canyon rescue: Texas woman stranded for 5 days

Vanhecke's food was gone and she was nearly out of water when she was rescued. "Even though she was down to her last bit of water, it kept her going". "She was ...


Allies show off bomber after 'failed' North Korean test

North Korea responded to Tillerson's visit by saying it's not afraid of his stance and the USA needs to understand its pursuit of a nuclear deterrent, accordin...


Pennsylvania GOP congressmen now oppose health care bill

The Affordable Care Act engineered a complete makeover of individual and small group insurance through a series of changes created to make the coverage more gen...


Census: St. Louis region didn't grow in 2016

In Illinois, as they have for several years in a row, figures indicate most counties in the Metro East saw slight population declines. And among the top 10 ...


Chinese contingent participates in Pakistan Day parade

Other services chiefs have also recorded similar messages on Pakistan Day. Pakistan wants the World Bank to act as a guarantor of the Indus Waters Treaty, but I...


Bomb Threats Made To Rockville High School In Wake Of Rape Case

McKELWAY: After Thursday's incident the superintendent of Montgomery County Schools wrote parents about the alleged crime, calling it quote, "Horrible and unacc...