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More storms on tap for Southern Plains

Fellow storm chaser and photographer Billy Wade, 25 of Washburn, Missouri, said he knew all three men involved in the crash, but said Williamson and Yarnall wer...


Every Time President Trump Has Tweeted About Hillary Clinton Since His Inauguration

This morning, Trump did not kick off the week with tweets about any of these meetings. In a follow-up tweet, the president wrote , "Did Hillary Clinton eve...


Flint Water Crisis: Court Sets 2020 Deadline To Replace 18000 Water Lines

Flint will be responsible for replacing lead and galvanized-steel lines that bring water into homes. The project's coordinator said he has a goal of finishing t...


Trump signs order dismantling Obama-era climate policies

Former EPA chief Gina McCarthy suggested Tuesday that President Donald Trump's rollback of Obama-era climate rules is causing her to pick up drinking. This mean...


Feds extend deadline for first border wall bids

Republicans in Congress are considering delaying a decision on President Trump's request for $1.5 billion this year to begin construction on a border wall along...


White House launches counteroffensive amid Russia investigations

Ivanka Trump and her husband, senior Trump adviser Jared Kushner, collected about $195 million in income, according to a new financial snapshot of about 180 of ...


Texas deputy constable fatally shot after arriving for work

According to ABC station KTRK in Houston, investigators said Greenwood "was shot in the neck and radioed for help, reportedly saying, 'I'm bleeding out.'" Dor...


Jawan arrested with two grenades at Srinagar airport

As per reports, he has allegedly claimed that he was directed by some "Major Sahib" to carry the grenades to Delhi where some person would pick up the consignme...


Strong to Severe Thunderstorms in the Area This Evening — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

A Special Weather Statement issued at 4:40 a.m. Monday warns of damaging winds of up to 80 miles per hour that will down trees and power lines in its path. Late...


Indiana Democrat to back Gorsuch nomination to Supreme Court

Sen. Though Gorsuch has endorsements from both sides of the political spectrum, Democrats are blocking him partially as a political tactic to stymie Trump, bu...


Texas trooper: Tornado touches down; no damage

He urged residents in the affected areas to pay close attention to forecasts and tornado warnings, noting that Monday could bring more severe weather conditions...


Meeks' huge game carries Tar Heels back to NCAA title game

On balance, you can call Meeks the best or second-best offensive rebounder in the country. Last year's national semifinals were both blowouts, with a combined...


With Vice President Pence breaking tie, Senate moves against Planned Parenthood

Guess who casted the tiebreaking vote? Lisa Murkowski of Alaska-voted against the resolution, while none of the 48 Democrats voted for it. "Never again will t...


French candidate Macron focuses his attacks on Le Pen

The leader of the eurosceptic and anti-immigrant National Front (FN) also told the rally in the city of Bordeaux that the forthcoming election for president c...


Hobbled Berry plays through pain for UNC in Final Four win

Gonzaga coach Mark Few even took notice, saying after his team outlasted the Gamecocks 77-73: "It just shows the heart of a lion they have that Frank instills...


Texas, Louisiana brace for possible flooding and tornadoes

South. Ginny Higgins says 38-year-old Francine Gotch and 3-year-old Nevaeh Alexander were inside the trailer when the storm caused it flipped over around 10:20 ...


Was Trump joking on health care — AP SPIN METER

Just 66 days into Trump's presidency, White House officials say they plan to move on from health care to tax reform, something many people including Panetta say...


Gonzaga, UNC feature beastly bigs in NCAA title game

Against West Virginia, Carter nearly singlehandedly kept the Mountaineers in it, hitting one hard shot after another. The scandal centers on problems in the a...


One Dead, Others Injured from Carbon Monoxide Leak at Michigan Hotel

Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends for workplace exposure eight hours per day, five days per week for a normal, healthy adult. Authoriti...


Top Senate Democrat says unlikely Trump court pick can clear procedural hurdle

Though it may seem arcane, the approach is known on Capitol Hill as the "nuclear option", because it strikes at the heart of the Senate's traditions of bipartis...


Witness account highlights dangers of texting while driving

Jody Kuchler, 55, recorded the revealing video as he called police to report the hazardous driving of 20-year-old Jack Dillon Young , the pickup truck's driver...


Amber Alert Canceled, Girl From Charlotte Found Safe in DC

A female in the auto called 911 and gave police the location. Arieyna has been found safe in DC. "She is 5'1" and 130 lbs, police say. An Amber Alert has be...


Sen. Rand Paul Golfs with President Trump, Healthcare Deal Close

Some of the comments being published to social media about President Trump's golfing game can be read below. As reporters keep count of how many times Trump ...


Supreme Court showdown looms with far-reaching consequences

McCaskill will join Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and a growing list of Democrats intent on denying Gorsuch the 60 votes he needs to clear a pro...


Gorsuch right for high court

Gorsuch, who now is a judge with the Missouri-based 10th US Circuit Court of Appeals, which is one of the federal courts just below the Supreme Court, was tappe...


South Korea allows soccer team to compete in North Korea

The article goes on to warn that North Korea's KMS-3 and KMS-4 satellites have been orbiting the United States "on trajectories consistent with surprise EMP a...


Jays release Upton Jr., put closer Osuna on DL

Apparently, the Jays are shopping him. Heyman initially tweeted that the Orioles and Tigers would have been potential fits as well, but his sources told him...


Damaging winds, hail, weak tornado possible tonight

The greatest chance of severe storms is expected in an area from St. Louis to Indianapolis to Cincinnati to Nashville, Tennessee. Heavy rain, intense lightnin...


Chicago police seek 2nd teen in Facebook sexual assault case

Chicago Police announced the arrest of the first of several juvenile offenders in the assault, Chicago Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said on Twitter. He...


Trump says 'we must fight' Freedom Caucus, Democrats

Meadows also said Tuesday he was working with Rep. Tom MacArthur, R-N.J., who is co-chairman of Tuesday Group - a caucus of moderate House Republicans - to se...


Speaker Shares Trump Criticism Of Freedom Caucus

As long as Trump could get through the traditional, conservative Republican agenda, they were all going to get along. Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY), noted lib...


Foul issues help end Kentucky's season shy of Final Four

We have Final Four action as the Oregon Ducks and North Carolina Tar Heels battle for the right to go to the national championship. The Tar Heels will play ...


ACC to consider NC as event host again after LGBT law change

Some business leaders, including the state Chamber of Commerce and Bank of America, are praising the deal , but others, including IBM and the McKinney advertis...


Trump admin to appeal Hawaii judge's order halting travel ban

The Trump administration filed a notice Thursday to appeal U.S. District Court Judge Derrick Watson's nationwide stay against the president's revised execut...


Ivanka Trump to serve as unpaid employee in White House

She relinquished those positions to come to Washington , though she retains ownership of her brand. That power rests with the White House Counsel, Holman sai...


Fight over youth-offender proposals ties up NY state budget talks

Michael McAdams, spokesman for Congressman Chris Collins, released the following statement regarding Governor Cuomo's latest stunt. Over in the Senate, Republ...


"The Days of Israel-Bashing Are Over" — UN Ambassador Haley

The Trump administration, the newspaper reported, is pressing the regime of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a so-called peace deal with Palestinia...


3 arrested in Atlanta fire underneath interstate bridge

Commuters in Atlanta have been struggling to get to work on time the morning after a section of Interstate 85 collapsed, forcing them to find alternate routes...


Israel says will try to curb growth of settlements footprint

King Abdullah of Jordan, who hosted the summit after Yemen was not able to due to the turmoil, said in a speech that the Israeli settlements are hindering pea...


South Carolina women beat Stanford 62-53 in Final Four

Thus, CBS is the only channel to watch the Final Four. Mississippi State guard Morgan William (2) shoots over CT guard Gabby Williams (15) for the winning sho...


Professor says 'trying not to vomit' after soldier gets seat

George Ciccariello-Maher, who teaches politics and global studies at the Philadelphia university, wrote Sunday that "some guy gave up his first class seat for a...


Police to saturate neighborhood where 7 killed

It was not clear whether any of the shootings were related. At 6:22 a.m., officers responded to a reported burglary in the 11700 block of South Normal and found...


Search for Missing Girl, 6, Ends With Tragic Find

Her remains were identified through DNA analysis. The case bears notable similarities to that of Madeleine, from Leicestershire, who vanished almost a decade ...


Blumenthal Opposes Gorsuch, Will Support Democratic Filibuster

Toomey - the only Republican representing the Philadelphia-area region in the Senate - said he and his colleagues aren't debating Merrick Garland, they're now s...


Judge sets $1.7M bond for club shooting suspect

His bond was set at $100,000 per victim, setting a $1.7 million total. Beckley's attorney, Clyde Bennett said the charges are based on, "public outcry, social...


House Republicans withdraw health care bill

President Donald Trump says his health care reform fell short because it lacked support from Democrats. "It'll remain law of the land until it's replaced", he ...


4 killed in shooting on Chicago's South Side

Chicago police said Thursday several people were found fatally shot Thursday in or near a restaurant. The pace of violence is once again accelerating on Chica...


Meals on Wheels anxious about proposed budget

Some states or counties use them for infrastructure, some use them to fully fund programs like Meals on Wheels. Republican Mick Mulvaney, director of the Offi...


Paul Manafort volunteers to appear before committee investigating Russian election hacking

It had not been decided whethr the interview would take place publicly or behind closed doors, but it could be as early as next week. Regardless of Nunes' beh...


US to Expand Fire Support of African Union Mission in Somalia

According to The New York Times, the move is meant to give top officials "more latitude" in the fight against Islamist insurgencies, including al-Shabab. U.S. ...