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France's Macron seen beating Le Pen in presidential runoff - polls

She told the EU Commission past year: "Brexit has really broken a taboo". The EU's Common Agricultural Policy, of which France is the main beneficiary, would ...


Recent analysts Ratings: Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z)

Based on several research reports, Company shares were Reiterated by Needham on Feb 8, 2017 to "Buy", Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 41 from a previous p...


US Marshals looking for tattoo-covered sex offender on the run

NW. Matthew Stager, 45, was released from the Federal Correctional Institution in Petersburg, Virginia on Tuesday, and was order to show up that same day to a...


Sanders-Cruz Debate on Obamacare Scores Strong Ratings

The two - who are among the most ideologically rigid legislators on Capitol Hill - engaged in political sparring in front of a red, white and blue backdrop simi...


Facebook Inc Boosts Bereavement Leave Policy, Doubles Down On Leave

If an extended family member passes away, then up to 10 days of leave can be taken. With its latest update to its paid-leave policy, Facebook has upgraded emp...


Merriam-Webster Adds 'Ghosting' and 'Shade' to Dictionary

Merriam-Webster added more than 1,000 new words to its dictionary Tuesday, reacting to changes in pop culture and technology. In addition to verbs, new compou...


Court blocks North Carolina law aimed at curbing Democratic governor's power

On Wednesday, the court issued a temporary restraining order until a hearing on Friday, effectively blocking Senate confirmation hearings until the end of the...


Parents Of Queens Jogger Karina Vetrano Speak Following Murder Arrest

It emerged after her death that Ms Vetrano had been pictured visiting Nice in France on July 13 - a day before Mohamed Lauhouaiej-Bouhel killed 86 people and in...


Chris Kennedy, Son of RFK, Running for Illinois Governor

The state needs a change". "That's how I think our state should work". "It's time for IL to again embrace the American Dream-the notion that we are a country ...


Multiple circus performers with injuries reported at University Town Center

Circus Sarasota co-founder and director Pedro Reis also highlighted the "new tricks in the routine" by simply saying "it will leave people breathless". High-rop...


Congress Moves to Cut Immigration to US By Half

Diversity Visa Lottery for countries that have few American immigrants and cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States. The measure would li...


Child found locked in wooden cage in Jonesborough

Judy said the cage was "almost like a crib for a child", only it was on the ground with a twin-size mattress taking up most of the space. Two people have bee...


Governor Fallin delivers State of the State address

Caldwell, a member of the House's Common Education Committee, said Fallin's budget proposes a $1,000 raise, though she may envision more money phased in over ti...


Tennessee to hire Brady Hoke as defensive line coach

Former Oregon defensive coordinator Brady Hoke will reportedly be hired to coach the defensive line at Tennessee, according to multiple media reports. The Vols,...


Governor Walker proposes 5% UW System tuition cut

The spending plan calls for providing the system $42.5 million that would hinge on schools meeting performance standards and $11.6 million to bolster employee c...


Teen struck by Gwinnett police vehicle dies

Gwinnett police said 16-year-old Jose Coreas died around 11:30 a.m. on Monday. He was one of two teens hit on January 29 when officer Scott York's auto left t...


Racist receipt targets San Antonio restaurant owner

Diners at an Italian eatery left a note on their receipt to the owner, saying they will not return because he is a Mexican. "Nobody knows exactly how they would...


Sheriff Page meets President Trump in Washington, DC

The spokesperson said the sheriff declined to attend because he was concerned the meeting would be focused on support of the president's executive order on ...


February 7: High near 80 today; isolated storms possible later

Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 10pm. Wednesday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and...


Police Investigating Death of Penn State Student Found in Fraternity House

Around 11 p.m. Thursday, Piazza fell down a flight of stairs, injuring himself while he was at a party the fraternity was hosting. Penn State has suspended th...


Bill to improve notification of delinquent property taxes

Brownback said he doesn't favor a broad income tax increase. Guy Reschenthaler, R-Jefferson Hills, said the legislation requires municipalities to alert federal...


Suspected child rapist whose alleged crimes dates back 40 years arrested

William Charles Thomas, 58, of Falls Township, was arrested last week and charged Monday with five counts of child rape and related offenses, including five cou...


New England Patriots beat Atlanta Falcons in the Super Bowl

Shame on you if you turned the game off. "I'm a Texans and Cowboys fan first, but the unquestionable success of the Super Bowl in Houston last night was a big...


Florida House Democrats Oppose President Trump's Supreme Court Nominee

In a brief chat with TMZ , Schumer addressed President Trump's travel ban, and whether Gorsuch's stance on it could have an impact on his chances. Senator Be...


Mayor, Supervisors Reach Free City College Deal

The money to pay for the free college program will come from a transfer tax on properties selling for at least $5 million, which was approved by voters during t...


Justice Ginsburg: I'd Like to Change the Electoral College

At Dean Shaw's prompting, Ginsburg defined her own understanding of a meaningful life. Ginsburg did not discuss Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, President...


Wolf calls education 'first priority' in budget, boosts funding by $209 million

He said it was time to get serious about balancing the budget. We've reached out to Penn for comment and will update when we hear back. "So I'm offering a b...


Sheriff: Billy Boyette, man sought in triple killing, now wanted in shooting

In Florida, Crocker's mother went to check on her after she didn't show up for work Monday morning. At her daughter's house, she found Crocker bleeding and her ...


US News Ranks Fayetteville As Fifth Best City To Live In USA

Information and statistics gathered by U.S. News and World Report about the Fayetteville MSA (Metropolitan Statistical Area) can be found here: http://realestat...


Kelly says more barriers needed on border

A United States appeals court will hold a hearing on Tuesday on the order, which President Donald Trump's government is defending as a "lawful exercise" of pres...


Winter storm warning in effect until Monday afternoon

Rain is expected to increase Sunday morning, possibly changing to snow as early as midday or as late as that evening. Up to 7 inches is expected in other areas ...


Teachers protest Sen Rob Portman's support of Betsy DeVos

The senator noted that Democrats' united front against President Trump's education pick has "galvanised" people and prompted some Republicans to announce their ...


Senate Democrats mount one last push against Betsy DeVos

DeVos' confirmation vote is scheduled for noon ET Tuesday. The event on Monday isn't actually a filibuster. Two Republican Senators - Susan Collins of ME a...


There are two different Girl Scout S'mores cookies

There are several types of Girl Scout cookies, but only a few that stand out. And there's more! Or s'more, maybe? The 2017 cookie season runs from January 2...


Accidental Shooting: 8-Year-Old Boy Kills His Sister

Police said an 8-year-old boy picked up a gun and fired one shot, killing his 5-year-old sister, Serenity, and injuring a 4-year-old neighbor, Savon, who was ...


Wal-Mart Customer Fatally Shoots Would-Be Thief

The shooting unfolded just after 8 a.m. when Adams and the two others walked out of the Wal-Mart on Clarcona Ocoee Road at Pine Hills Road with two carts full...


U.S. government denies 100000 visas revoked over travel ban

Erez Reuveni, from the Office of Immigration Litigation at the Civil Division of the Justice Department, also said no returning legal permanent residents have...


Gaetz finds co-sponsors for bill to abolish EPA

Both Illinois Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are planning "no" votes on at least two of President Donald Trump's many controversial cabinet appointmen...


Gov. to sign bill making Missouri 28th right-to-work state

Jay Nixon's veto pen. "This is about more jobs", Greitens said. Missouri's new law will take effect August 28. Opponents contended right-to-work was a politic...


CNN Confirms Network Passed on Kellyanne Conway Interview

And Obama didn't ban Iraqi refugees from entering the country for six months. Conway was referencing the case of two Iraqi men, Mohanad Shareef Hammadi and ...


Senate passes bill that brings ride-sharing business to Upstate New York

It is said to require criminal and driving history background checks, passenger notifications of driver information and trip charges, and the adoption of non-di...


Trump Says Obamacare Replacement May Not Be Ready Until Next Year

In addition to making health insurance accessible to the millions of Americans who were previously ineligible or unable to afford it, the Affordable Health Care...


Trump takes swipes at media in address to troops

Trump once dismissed the trans-Atlantic military alliance as "obsolete", and he would decide whether to protect Nato countries against Russian aggression based ...


Republicans have upper hand in Supreme Court fight

In an interview on Fox News following the announcement, Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell refused to say if he would consider using the "nuclear o...


Mississippi State Basketball: 3 Things We Learned From Comeback vs Vols

Dominique Dillingham scored a career-high 24 points for the Bulldogs, including 13 in the second quarter. In the first half it seemed as if Tennessee was goi...


Chicago Loop Synagogue Vandalized: Windows Smashed, Swastikas

Surveillance video shows someone getting out of a dark-colored SUV, possibly a Toyota Highlander, and placing two swastika stickers on the front doors, police s...


Tribal chairman decries Dakota Access protesters' new camp

Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners is developing the $3.8 billion project. They promised that the pipeline would be finished along its planned route, and wa...


Alec Baldwin Back as Trump on 'SNL': "Prepare To Go To War"

On the show's cold open this week, Baldwin reprised his role as Trump for the first time since the former host of " The Apprentice " officially took over ...


Brooklyn District Court blocks Trump order on Muslim immigration

At the same time , Trump signed a memorandum on Friday to undertake "a great rebuilding of the armed services", calling for an increased military budget, the...


Trump Spending Weekend at 'Winter White House' in Florida

Alex Newell Taylor of Women's March Florida said Thursday that her group and South Florida Activism have taken over the march from Stephen Milo. West Palm Bea...