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North Korea Rolls Out Missiles at Annual Parade

A USA military official, who requested anonymity to discuss planning, said the United States doesn't intend to use military force against North Korea in respons...


Boy Dies After Getting Stuck at Atlanta Rotating Restaurant

Security and staff rushed to help, as the system automatically stopped the rotating floor. Police say the child and his family were having lunch at the restau...


Protesters in Texas seek release of Trump tax returns

Organizers say marches are taking place in about 150 cities. Comedian Sarah Silverman speaks at a march demanding President Donald Trump release his tax r...


Two Officers Fired After Videos Of Brutal Motorist Beating Surface

After he took Hollins to jail, Bongiovanni told a supervisor that McDonald had kicked the suspect in the head. "I was punched, tazed, kicked in the head and inc...


How likely is it for airline passengers to get bumped?

Three of these passengers willingly gave up their seats, but the fourth, Dao, refused - claiming he had to get back to his patients. He also promised to review ...


Trump, Xi converge on currency, Syria as US-China ties warm

President Donald Trump on Sunday morning. Trump had campaigned his election with strident anti-China rhetoric but his meeting with the Chinese President and a...


Judge halts Arkansas plan to execute inmates by end of month

Earlier this month, Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson planned to execute eight men in 11 days, before the state's supply of lethal injection drugs expired. The c...


Suspect arrested in Google exec's murder

Vanessa Marcotte's body was found August 7 in some woods about a half-mile from her mother's home. Police said her body was naked and partially burned. Marcotte...


Republicans hold onto Kansas House seat

Thompson made the race a lot closer than people would have expected earlier this year, said his campaign manager Chris Pumpelly. The Republican Congressional Ca...


ISP recognizes National Public Safety Telecommunicators week

They are the unsung heroes who are the first point of contact for people who need emergency services. The dispatchers are the direct link to the public, Gri...


Rain, thunderstorms possible for the midstate this weekend

Look for daytime highs to return to the mid 80s for most of the region. FRIDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and mild temperatures continue with an overnight l...


JC Penney delays closing of 138 stores by several weeks

Inc. has postponed plans to shutter 138 shops, including four in Colorado. "This is not an uncommon response when you announce a store closure", Avila added...


DeLaet, Donald share lead after 2 rounds at RBC Heritage

First-round leader Bud Cauley followed up his 63 with a 72 on Friday to find himself in a five-day tie for fifth place with fellow Americans Pat Perez, Jason D...


Increasing Gas Prices Could Boost Tourism to Cape Cod

The forecast price for summer 2017 (which runs from April - September) is 23 cents/gal higher than the average price last summer, but is still almost 70 cents/g...


Arkansas judge blocks use of one of three drugs in lethal injections

In a statement, a spokesman for Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said Rutledge was "evaluating options on how to proceed" in Ward's case. The state, which has...


Saturday Easter Egg Hunts in Sheridan County

There will be nearly hourly Easter egg hunts for kids of all ages on Friday, Saturday , Sunday and Monday. The hunt is open to children in the age range of...


Sanders: Trump will be a one-term president

Former Middlebury College political science professor Eric Davis thinks Sanders' national message will play well with many Vermont voters, as long as Sanders ...


Christians commemorate Good Friday in the Southern Tier

Joseph Catholic Church in La Porte. An evening Easter Vigil is held and candles lit, which symbolises the way of remembrance of Jesus Christ's struggle to save ...


Nikki Haley: Trump intends to remove Assad from power in Syria

Standing firm, the Trump administration on Friday signaled new sanctions would soon follow the missile attack, and the Pentagon was even probing whether Russian...


Gov. Malloy announces he will not seek a third term

Immediately after Malloy's announcement, the Republican Governors Association said his "toxic legacy" of "destructive anti-jobs, high-tax policies", coupled wit...


Is Bannon in peril? Trump comments worry his populist base

Trump said. Bannon's removal from the National Security Council's Principals Committee has been followed by a flood of reports indicating that Bannon's influ...


Tillerson: Russia 'failure allowed Syria chemical attack'

Russian Federation had agreed to "be the guarantor of the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons stockpiles. the result of their failure has led to the killing...


University of Idaho blast critically injures 1

Moscow police Chief James Fry said his department was not notified in advance of the fuel test. Federal Bureau of Investigation and ATF officials also respond...


Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit

Republican Reps. Larry Pittman of Concord, Michael Speciale of New Bern and Carl Ford of China Grove say the decision effectively voided an amendment to North C...


Investigation Uncovers 40 Years of Unreported Sexual Abuse at Prestigious Boarding School

An investigator at the law firm, Covington & Burling LLP, reported that at least 12 former faculty members participated in some form of abuse between 1960s and ...


LIST: Easter Egg Hunt events around central Indiana

The hunt was scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday at the Walkers' Maple Bluff home but was called off on Thursday "due to a threat toward top government officials" as...


GOP owns health care dilemma now, and voter skepticism

But what's usually forgotten is how the government is involved with the other two-thirds of us. "If the president wants to improve the ACA , we've always ...


Donald Trump Trump signs law rolling back Planned Parenthood funding protection

Today President Trump signed a bill which will allow states to cut off federal funding for Planned Parenthood and direct it to health providers that do not ...


Civil rights groups alarmed over retreat on police reforms

A binding agreement with the court, he said , would ensure that crucial reforms to the city's police department, such as technology updates, increased resource...


Pentagon: US dropped largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan

Ismail Shinwari, the governor of Achin district, said the attack was carried out in a remote mountainous area with no civilian homes nearby and that there had b...


Hillary Clinton calls for independent investigation into Russian Federation hacks

Hillary Clinton called on President Donald Trump's administration Friday to develop a strategy to end Syria's civil war in a manner consistent with American val...


Under fire, Republicans try to keep town halls under control

Wilson spokeswoman Leacy Burke said in a statement after the event, "The clip being circulated of Congressman Wilson's town hall last night shows less than a ...


Kelsey Plum goes No. 1 in WNBA draft

In the WNBA, she is an All-Star for the Indiana Fever. Then Staley, who was named one of the WNBA's top 15 players of all time , offered some advice to her n...


Girl sprayed by glass when errant shots pierce window

Hart and Rafael Santos , 21, were arrested on Tuesday. The little girl can be see dancing and playing in the shop, before sitting in chairs in front of the s...


Wisc. gun shop robber pledges to 'spill blood' in Trump manifesto

Information about a Janesville man who stole firearms and sent a manifesto to the president has been distributed to Wisconsin Lottery outlets in hopes that so...


Iowa to become latest state to allow guns in its Capitol

It includes a "stand your ground" provision so that Iowans can now use deadly force if they feel their life is in danger. If signed by Branstad, the measure w...


CIA's Mike Pompeo: 'Hostile' WikiLeaks is 'Abetted' by Russian Federation

Last month, the group released thousands of pages of documents describing sophisticated software tools and techniques used by the Central Intelligence Agency to...


Steve Bannon Not Quitting White House, 'I Love a Gunfight'

The decision was made by Trump's new national security adviser, Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, the Wall Street Journal reported , citing an unnamed White House offi...


Ivanka, Kushner hold real estate worth $741M

The White House says it will disclose details early Friday evening about the finances of top staff members. For example, he sold his stake in a Manhattan skys...


Sessions to tour Arizona-Mexico border Tuesday

His announcement on crime, at times focusing on MS-13 gang members, the Zetas drug cartel and what he described as beheadings by machete attack, apparently refe...


US dropped largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan

It was the first-ever combat use of the bomb, known as the GBU-43, Pentagon spokesman Adam Stump said. The GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb in an imag...


Rays' Longoria hits 1st home run of new major league season

Cobb (1-0), working his way back from 2015 Tommy John surgery, held the Yankees to one run on four hits in 5 2/3 innings, helping the Rays take two of thr...


Skoufis blasts governor's college free-tuition plan as "more sizzle than substance"

It does not cover the cost of incidentals like textbooks or room and board. Middle-class families could save up to $25,880 for a four-year degree at a State U...


Trump threatens to hold Obamacare subsidies hostage to force Dems to table

Congressional Democrats will seek to create a permanent funding mechanism for the insurer subsidies, which are now the target of a House GOP lawsuit that clai...


Scorpion stings United passenger during flight

He suffered a concussion, a broken nose and two missing teeth when security officers forced him off the plane against his will, banging his head on armrests in ...


No signs of criminality in New York judge's death

Suicide is not being ruled out. "If my mother wasn't such a smart and resourceful woman, I might have ended up in foster care or worse", Abdus-Salaam said . ...


After earlier denial, police say they have rapper's jewelry

According to the New York Post's Page Six , Biloxi police have retrieved his jewelry from the impound and it will be returned to the rapper. Biloxi spokesm...


Recent back surgery causes Georgia senator to miss Gorsuch confirm vote

Mitch McConnell invoked the "nuclear option", which changed "Senate rules from needing 60 votes to a 51-vote simple majority on Senate confirmation cloture, or...


Once Again, Judge Rules Texas Voter-ID Law Intentionally Discriminates Against Minorities

If Gonzales Ramos' ruling stands, the case could put Texas' election procedure under federal oversight. "For the past several years, Texas Republicans stripped ...


Hillary Clinton says misogyny "played a role" in her incredible election defeat

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton highlighted the hypocrisy of President Donald Trump citing the "beautiful babies" killed in a chemical weapons att...