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High Wind Watch in effect through Monday

The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory until noon to 1 p.m. Sunday. Accumulations of up to 2 inches of snow are forecast for Sunday, ...


Rain ends early, winds kick late tonight

Erie: Sunday: Rain and snow showers. Tonight A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Thursday: Sunny with highs in the upper 40s. A chance...


Boston Schools Closed Monday as Winter Blast Bears Down

Behind a weak system that will continue to push across New England with nuisance snow into Saturday afternoon, a second and more potent storm will follow late o...


North Korea test fires ballistic missile; Japan, South Korea condemn launch

North Korea's last-known missile activity was a reported ejection test of its KN-11 submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) in December - a test that Pyon...


Northwestern 66, UW 59: Wildcats stun Badgers

Ethan Happ leads the Badgers with 14.5 points and 9.3 rebounds per game, not to mention he averages 2.7 assists. Wisconsin is now enjoying an eight-game win ...


Trump mulls issuing new executive order on immigration

Malcolm also said Trump could offer a new version of the order which addresses some of the issues raised in the judge's findings - among them the broad and no...


Arkansas Razorbacks 78, LSU 70: Not Dead Yet

LSU now has lost seven home games and six of them have been to teams needing to rebound from an immediate loss or two. Arkansas plays No. 17 Florida at the O'...


Winter storm watch issued for big storm Sunday into Monday

The storm - the Valentine's Day Blizzard of 2007 - started off with light snow in the morning that intensified as the day progressed. A new storm is expected ...


Repealing ACA without replacement would cost NJ hospitals $1.1 billion

If the recent poll by Morning Consult is correct ("Survey Finds 35 Percent Don't Know Obamacare Is the Affordable Care Act", Feb. 12), and that approximately 45...


76ers reportedly bench Jahlil Okafor amid trade rumors; Chicago in the mix?

Okafor, a native of Chicago, has been linked to the Bulls ever since Philadelphia made the centre available via trade. Asked if he would continue to sit Okafo...


Singer Feek will fulfill promise to late wife, attend Grammys

Joey made Rory promise her that he'd attend the award ceremony if they were nominated and Rory kept his promise. Less than one month later, on March 4, Joey die...


Adele wins best pop vocal album Grammy

Although he received a Grammy lifetime achievement award in 2006, this posthumous victory marks Bowie's first wins in musical categories. Bowie is a posth...


Democrats concerned over raids, arrests by immigration authorities

Trump. That order is now staid and in litigation. Since Trump signed an executive order January 25 cracking down on illegal immigrants, federal official...


Freight Cars End Up in Water After Train Derails in Sacramento County

There were three people onboard the train, but no one was injured. The company "absolutely apologised for the disruption, but thankfully there were no injurie...


Another Winter Storm Heading For The Northeast

Sunday until 8 a.m. Monday . The worst of the storm is pretty much done in Western New England late tonight, with a little lull possible in southeastern New...


Senate confirms Trump attorney general pick Jeff Sessions

Senate". In a remarkable scene, the Senate then voted 49-43 to suspend Warren's speaking privileges for the rest of the nomination process - the first time the ...


Trump loses again as Appeal court rules Muslims can enter America

The Trump Administration has reached out to the court asking it to lift the halt on the implementation of its executive order that was ordered by a federal cour...


Adele and David Bowie scoop early Grammy awards

He died following an 18-month battle with cancer on January 10 a year ago at the age of 69. James Corden is hosting the Grammy Awards, set to take place at th...


Fire burns area southeast of Oklahoma City

Battalion Chief Benny Fulkerson says the fire has burned about 1 square mile Sunday afternoon and homes along Southeast 164th between Air Depot and Midwest Boul...


Emergency evacuation order issued for residents near Oroville Dam in Northern California

Water began flowing over the emergency spillway at the Oroville Dam in Northern California on Saturday morning for the first time in its almost 50-year history....


Kansas State coach Billy Snyder hospitalized with undisclosed health issue

An official announcement from K-State is expected this week. A familiar face is returning to Kansas State. Snyder has coached at K-State for 25 years. Kansa...


Grammys 2017: What time, channel, who is performing, list of nominees

Mixing Alanis Morissette's break-up song of all break-up songs into her "If I Were a Boy" performance had become a standard for B's "I Am..." tour. Who will...


Famed Jazz Singer Al Jarreau Dies At 76

He quickly became known for a unique style of scat singing that incorporated percussive sounds and imitations of various musical instruments, a talent that woul...


KKK leader Frank Ancona found dead near Big River

Frank Ancona , 51, of Leadwood, was found on a bank of the Big River near Belgrade Saturday by a family fishing in the area, Washington County Sheriff Zach Jaco...


Kmart and Sears drop Trump Home line of products from websites

Sears and Kmart have stopped selling Trump Home furnishings products online as the retailers' parent company streamlines to focus on the most profitable offerin...


Protesters block Betsy DeVos entering school

While many critics believe DeVos isn't right for the job, they're still hopeful. Good luck with your incompetence'. You couldn't answer basic questions about ed...


Social Media Mockery of Education Department for Misspelled Tweet

The department issued an apology for the spelling error and re-posted the quote with the correct spelling. Du Bois' name in a tweet, then had a typo in a follow...


Disneyland increases prices on single-day tickets, some annual passes

On low-demand days, a one-day adult ticket jump to $97, from $95. Similar price hikes have been announced for Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla. To visit Ma...


AG Jeff Sessions Just Quietly Sent a Message About Transgender Rights

But on Friday evening, the Justice Department filed a three-page motion officially withdrawing its request for a partial stay and asking for a cancellation of...


Players are in a fog as Pebble Beach Pro-Am's delayed play resumes

The satellite-TV provider also has teed up the "AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am Experience" showing a four-screen mix in HD. Spieth, who extended his season streak t...


Protesters block traffic in DTLA amid reports of immigration raids

Indeed, while ICE claimed its detentions in Los Angeles targeted people with violent criminal records, CHIRLA said that many people detained on Thursday ha...


Conway says Trump has her back amid Ivanka comment controversy

Kellyanne Conway , a special adviser to the President and former manager of Trump's election campaign, was on Fox and Friends this morning when the topic of I...


Tom Price is likely headed for overnight confirmation as HHS secretary

Tom Price. "He can also be expected to push high-deductible health plans, which already result in millions of people forgoing needed care, and to undermine Me...


US agents conduct first Trump-era raids targeting undocumented migrants

An Oregon family is still trying to come to terms after their loved one was pick up by ice officials as part of federal raids across the nation. "ICE does not c...


Nikola Jokic scores 40 to power Nuggets past embattled Knicks

According to Dolan, that wasn't the case. Actor Michael Rapaport, a long-time Knicks fan, told FS1, "Arresting Charles Oakley in Madison Square Garden, you ...


What to expect in W.Va. public schools

DeVos played a large role in expanding charter schools in MI, and critics say the consequences have been terrible. DeVos' nomination was fiercely opposed by tea...


Two Americans plead guilty to bomb plot, admit supporting ISIS

Co-conspirator Fareed Mumuni, 22, who attacked the agent with a kitchen knife in his Staten Island home, pleaded guilty on Thursday to conspiracy and attempted ...


Illinois' late rally falls short in 83-70 loss to Penn State

Freshman forward Lamar Stevens scored 21 points and freshman guard Tony Carr added 19 for Penn State (14-12, 6-7), which shot 57 percent from the field to build...


Three things Duke must do to beat North Carolina

Duke won in large part because it made 13 of 27 3-pointers, led by a magnificent night for Allen, who is again looking like the individual player everybody saw...


Greensboro police officer shot during traffic stop

Greensboro Police said an officer and one other person was shot following a traffic stop around 4:30 p.m. on Friday. Chief Scott also said, that's when a viole...


Alabama basketball: Free throws go foul for Tide against Kentucky

Still, Kentucky got 17 points from Malik Monk, 14 points and seven rebounds from Adebayo in 28 minutes of play and 11 points and 11 rebounds from Briscoe to p...


Special needs children treated like royalty at 'Night to Shine'

Night to Shine events were held at nearly 400 churches worldwide Friday. Last year, 201 churches and 75,000 volunteers helped put on Night to Shine proms aro...


Korea fires ballistic missile, says Seoul defence ministry

At the time of the launch, Trump was in Florida, dining with visiting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The official provided no immediate information on th...


Chaffetz Meets With Trump To Talk National Monument

Chaffetz later added that he had sent a letter on Thursday to the Office of Government Ethics drawing issue with Trump aide Kellyanne Conway's recent endorsemen...


Melania Trump picks Washington social secretary, chief of staff

For example, the president and chief of staff cannot let the White House building to be used for private gain - including photographs of the White House or phot...


Storm Updates From Around The Northeast

The National Weather Service predicts the Boston area and eastern ME are likely to get 12 to 18 inches of snow, New York City could see 8 to 12 inches a...


Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Parts Of Tri-State Area

Blizzard warnings have been issued for coastal southeastern MA, including the Cape and Islands, and winter storm warnings have been posted for the remainder o...


The shutdown of Elizabeth Warren in the Senate follows a sexist playbook

The Alabama senator voted "present" on his own nomination. Elizabeth Warren (MA) for her "slanderous" attacks on their Senate colleague Jeff Sessions. Session...


Construction Begins On Final Section Of The Dakota Access Pipeline

Once completed, the 1,172 mile, 30-inch diameter pipe will carry crude oil from North Dakota to Patoka, Illinois. Vicki Granado, spokeswoman for Energy Transf...


Sasse says Gorsuch criticized Trump's tweet on 'so-called judge' during meeting

Conservative backers of his Supreme Court nomination, however, said Gorsuch's independence is genuine, while some liberals said his statements were too mild t...