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Jason Chaffetz asks Trump for information about Mar-a-Lago security

President Donald Trump's handling of US security information at his Florida resort came under congressional scrutiny on Tuesday as a watchdog panel asked the Wh...


Denver Nuggets acquire C Mason Plumlee from Portland Trail Blazers

He will be a restricted free agent this summer. The Portland Trail Blazers were finalizing a trade that sent Plumee to the Denver Nuggets when the 26-year-old...


IL Senate GOP Reacts to Gov. Rauner's Budget Address

The property-tax freeze the Senate has floated would end after two years while the personal income tax would increase from 3.75 percent to 4.99 percent. In a re...


Oroville residents begin to return home after California dam crisis eases

Three storm systems will hit Northern California during the next six days, according to the National Weather Service. Croyle added that Oroville Lake behind t...


Statewide Amber Alert declared for abducted 15-year-old from Gary

Westerfield declined to specify what those circumstances might have been. Westerfield a day earlier during a Monday news conference made a plea for Reeves to ...


Kid Rock could be the next celebrity USA politician

Senate seat in the 2018 midterm elections. There have been no official decisions announced as of yet. Now there's this: Kid Rock-Bob Ritchie to his mom-is bei...


Hate groups in Alabama on the rise, including KKK

The SPLC's quarterly census of hate groups found that anti-Muslim hate groups increased from 34 in 2015 to 101 past year. The number of such groups is still dow...


Texas policeman used his vehicle to push away burning pickup

Flames were lapping at the building and thick smoke billowed across it. As Womack nudged the truck with his vehicle, his tires screeched and smoke billowed fr...


'Row the Boat' trademark now belongs to PJ Fleck, report says

The "Row the Boat" mindset pays tribute to Fleck's late son Colt, who died of a heart condition in 2011 shortly after birth. The mantra is personal to Fleck. ...


MSU Director of Athletics writes to Klages regarding suspension

Since September, more than 60 women or girls have made sexual assault allegations about Nassar to law enforcement, officials have said. White, the attorney ...


Puzder withdraws nomination due to lack of Senate support

Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, one of the first Republican lawmakers to say she would be withholding her support for Puzder until after the hearing, told B...


Education Department Criticized by Social Media For Misspelled Tweets

Senate case by Vice President Mike Pence. Critics led by teachers unions opposed her nomination by arguing that she lacks any experience in public education and...


Baltimore's Cindy Wolf, Charleston and Woodberry Kitchen named James Beard Award semifinalists

Also on the long list for the region for the first time is Lisa Carlson of Chef Shack in Bay City, which started as a food truck in Minneapolis, and Luke Zahm...


Oklahoma State Sends Three to NFL Combine

The ACC received 60 invites and the Big Ten received 51. The Crimson Tide and Tigers have 10 players invited apiece. The 2017 NFL Combine is set for Februar...


Breitbart and rightwing media focus on leaks in wake of Flynn resignation

It appears the President knew his National Security Adviser had been dishonest about his contact with Russian Federation but took weeks to force him out. In add...


Lockheed Secures $541M Navy Funds to Produce, Support Trident II Missile Systems

Eyewitness News viewer Gabby Vyskocil reported seeing a bright light in the sky from Sunland around 6:15 a.m. But U.S. Navy Strategic Systems Programs spokesm...


Humana to Pull out of Obamacare Exchanges for 2018

Last month, Florida's Republican senator voted for budget resolution that let the GOP start dismantling Obamacare, also known as the Affordable Care Act, with...


ARES Volunteers Support Evacuation, Shelters, in Wake of Oroville Dam Crisis

This includes an emergency kit, a way to communicate with family members and other proactive steps to be prepared. As almost 200,000 people struggle within ma...


Almost 2,00000 people told to flee crumbling California dam spillway

FEMA officials said they are encouraging people living in the area of the Oroville Dam to monitor local radio and television stations or official social media...


In for the Long Haul at Oroville Dam Says Water Resources Expert

The sheriff said residents could begin returning home immediately, but he urged them to remain alert for the possibility that an emergency may require another e...


Virginia at Virginia Tech

Bibbs added 16 points, while LeDay finished with 11. The Cavaliers host surging No. 12 Duke (20-5, 8-4), winners of five straight, on Wednesday night before vis...


ICE Memo: 40 Foreign Nationals Arrested In NYC Area Operations

About 75 percent of those detained had criminal records, according to ICE, although the agency did not break down the types of crimes and how many were exclusiv...


Another New England snow storm; likely a near-miss for CT

State officials in New Hampshire and ME advised motorists to stay off the roads to avoid whiteout conditions. Wednesday: A period of light snow or rain show...


Chance the Rapper announces tour; no Chicago dates

Why? Chance only streams his music. On April 24, the Chicago born-and-raised hip-hop star will stop in at Valley View Casino Center - and if his spirited pe...


Pelosi, Cummings both reference fake Flynn tweet

In the tweets, someone pretending to be Flynn said he was a "scapegoat for what happened". Flynn had a verified Twitter account , @GenFlynn, but deleted it i...


White House reporter claims Omarosa 'physically' threatened her

Ryan stood by her claim and said Manigault's remarks about the dossiers was either not included in the recording or edited out. Omarosa Manigault smiles at ...


Trump faces flak for holding crisis talks in public

Since Mar-a-Lago is a public place, the other guests who were eating dinner just tables away were privy to the commotion that occurred in response to the news. ...


Appeals court hears arguments in Brendan Dassey case

The state Department of Justice has appealed; Dassey remains in prison pending the outcome. Their cases gained national attention in 2015 after Netflix aired ...


Michael Johnson To Michigan

MI is planning to add another former National Football League offensive coordinator to its coaching staff this offseason. Between mini-camps and recruiting, i...


MAP: Where the two bodies were found near Delphi, Indiana

Leazenby said investigators looked into having an Amber Alert issued. He declined to comment on any injuries they might have suffered or to discuss the ages of ...


Trader's Buzzers: Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN), Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL)

Stock exchanged hands with the total volume of 2.62 Million shares, as contrast to its average volume of 1.03 Million shares. The firm shows the market capitali...


Distracted beagle steals the show at Westminster agility competition

Sporting, working and terrier dogs will be judged on Tuesday. He's the only puli entered, assuring him a spot in the herding group final later that night. In th...


New York City to Add 100000 Sq

He also promised $2.6 billion to retrofit public buildings, in an effort to reduce the city's carbon footprint. However, Strasburg lambasted the Mayor saying,...


Trump congratulates Shulkin, says its 'time to take care of veterans'

Also, he will be the first nonveteran to head the sprawling department with a $182 billion budget and chronic unresolved challenges from the previous administra...


Harward, Petraeus and Kellogg Emerge as Flynn Replacements

The retired three-star general served as chief of staff of the National Security Council under Flynn. As embattled National Security Adviser Michael Flynn ...


Several People Treated for Smoke Inhalation Following Fire Inside Disneyland Parking Structure

The Anaheim Police Department reported that the structure was evacuated and the blaze was extinguished sometime before 5:30 p.m. The blaze was in the Mickey & F...


Gov. Cooper proposes new HB2 deal

The Governor said: "I know North Carolinians are exhausted of hearing about this". HB2 has divided us and stained our reputation. The bill plays on some vot...


Oklahoma Lawmaker Wants Men To Approve Abortion, Calls Women 'Hosts'

A Republican Oklahoma lawmaker is pushing for a bill that would require women to ask men for permission to have abortions. "This is, to my mind, a fruitless e...


Jury Finds Pedro Hernandez Guilty For Murder Of Etan Patz

Hernandez had worked as a deli clerk in the neighborhood at the time of Patz's disappearance. Defense attorney Harvey Fishbein , who was not immediately avai...


Harrison Ford buzzes Dallas-bound American Airlines jet with mistaken taxiway landing

Officials told NBC News that controllers gave Ford the correct landing instructions and he repeated them back. News reported that actor Harrison Ford ...


DOJ Request To Delay Travel Ban Proceedings Is Denied

In their memorandum filed on Monday, the DOJ requested that US District Court Judge James Robart halt any further legal proceedings before it is decided whe...


GOP Senators Pull Support from Labor Nominee After He Hired Undocumented Immigrant

The GOP only has a 52 majority in the Senate, however, so if that CNN report holds out, they need two dissenters to bring back their support. To that, sev...


Judge grants injunction against Trump travel ban in Virginia

Justice Department had provided "no evidence" that the order should be allowed to stay in effect for people holding valid visas. "Accordingly, the Commonwealt...


Woman who helped Dannemora prisoners escape denied parole

But the board said her statements to investigators included lies and half-truths offered piecemeal. "If not for her selfishness and direct contribution to Dav...


ABC and People teaming up for documentary on Diana

Today, Diana is remembered not only as the Princess of Wales, but also as a mother and humanitarian. It was announced Monday that a Princess Diana miniseries...


Maren Morris, Alicia Keys Go Viral With 2017 Grammy Awards Duet

Ballerini shared the stage with Lukas Graham in a musical mashup of "Peter Pan" and Graham's "7 Years". The R&B songstress and country singer performed "Once", ...


Coast Guard searching for fishing vessel near St. George

Coast Guard 17 District watchstanders in Juneau received the alert on the morning of February 11 and launched the aircraft crews. The Coast Guard received an ...


Apple, Google, Uber Join Fight Against Trump Travel Ban

Reince Priebus, the White house Chief of Staff, confirmed yesterday that the administration could still exercise the option of challenging the unfavorable court...


Signs Of Hope At Oroville Dam, After Water Overflowed Emergency Spillway

Officials say water will continue to flow over an emergency spillway at the nation's tallest dam for about two days. " Immediate evacuation from the low level...


Appeals Court Panel Refuses to Reinstate Trump Travel Order

You'll be seeing that sometime next week'. For now, the ruling from the three-judge panel with the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals keeps Trump's travel ban on ...