That order temporarily barred citizens from six majority-Muslim countries from entering the US - adopting a slightly narrower scope than his first travel ban, which had been put on hold in federal court. Advocates also worry that people will be profi... More..
The school district investigated the allegation, removed student Elizabeth Thomas from teacher Tad Cummins' class and said the teacher would be reprimanded. "Tad, this is not you". He was suspended for ...More..
It is customary, though not automatic, for the country's 93 USA attorneys to leave their positions once a new president is in office. They usually leave office when a new president is elected, although some r...More..
Wisconsin was playing in Sunday's championship for the second time in three years. The Badgers, who finished two games back of Purdue, and split two regular-season games with MI, enter the NCAA Tournament a...More..
In Syria, Turkish forces have attacked Kurdish fighters, and hundreds of USA troops are there to help the SDF prepare for the looming fight for Raqqa. The deployment reflects Washington's deeper involvement in ...More..
We'll provide updated information throughout the weekend. Forecasters say to expect rainy, windy conditions throughout the mid-valley on Saturday , with highs around 55. Snow likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly...More..
A daily flight to and from Nashville International Airport (BNA) will be offered. A redeye flight will leave SFO at 11:30 p.m. and arrive back at RDU at 7:30 a.m. All the mainline flights on Alaska's new routes...More..
Because the stepovers in the Newport-Inglewood/Rose Canyon (NIRC) fault are two kilometers wide or less, the Scripps-led team considers a rupture of all the offshore segments is possible, said study co-author...More..
The national strike movement on Wednesday coincides with International Women's Day. The Day Without a Woman, on March 8, is the latest political action organized by the group of activists behind January's W...More..
He described his first meeting with Biggie at a soul food restaurant in Harlem, saying, "The first thing I remember was how big and black he was", in contrast to numerous rappers who had gone mainstream by the ...More..
Weeks went by and it's now finally happening . In addition to raising the issue of prescription drugs, Cummings told "Face the Nation" moderator John Dickerson, "I'm also going to...talk to him about votin...More..
According to reports, Gable pushed the child down a small flight of stairs the afternoon of Friday, March 3 at Childcare of the Future in Clifton Heights. In the video you can see the girl enter the picture at ...More..
G.G. In letter briefs filed at the court's request last week, both the Gloucester County School Board and G.G., as the student is known, told the court to forge ahead with the case. But Monday's order, ...More..
Primary points in the letter from Pence's legal counsel were that the publication of Mrs. Pence's private email address had subjected her to "vitriolic and malicious" messages, as well as creating security co...More..
Democrats launched a scavenger hunt on Capitol Hill Thursday in search of an Obamacare repeal-and-replace plan that's been crafted by House Republicans, which is being kept in a locked room. "They're trying to ...More..
Federal prosecutors announced the indictment Wednesday in the city, where the police department entered into a consent decree with the U.S. Justice Department in the final days of the Obama administration, prom...More..
Saturday at an apartment complex in the 6900 block of East Osborn Road in Scottsdale after someone called 911 regarding an assault and auto theft, according to Scottsdale police. "He displayed signs of alcohol ...More..
Approved under Pai's predecessor, the rules require internet providers to take a stricter stance on protecting and using customer data. Along with citing existing FTC privacy rules, Pai has previously stated ...More..
The Justice Department has revoked a brief filed in federal district court opposing a Texas law requiring voters to show identification at the polls. In July 2016, the Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit i...More..
He was convicted of indecent liberties of a minor and was required to register as a sex offender, "a designation that lasts 30 years". But they found it hard to defend North Carolina's law, passed in 2008 a...More..
This is the first time more people support the ACA than oppose it, and these findings show public support for the health care law is escalating quickly. The plan, leaked to reporters Friday, largely mir...More..
The child was taken to the hospital after the shooting but later died, officers said. According to police, the driver of the Pontiac jumped into the four-door sedan and fled the scene. And she said that befor...More..
While it may feel like the United States is in a troubling and chaotic political moment, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg doesn't think it's inescapable. Ginsburg also said the United States is not a...More..
Record warm temperatures had residents in southern New England ditching winter coats in favor of shirt sleeves and heading to beaches and parks instead of ski slopes. Buffalo's record of 67 degrees on February ...More..
In the case of immigrant and undocumented survivors, abusive partners often leverage the victim's immigration status to control their behavior and create a great deal of fear by threatening to report them to ...More..
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) was the lone Republican to join all 48 Democrats in voting against Mulvaney , a hard-line conservative and founding member of the House Freedom Caucus. And on Tuesday, McCain tol...More..
Whether to keep the Medicaid expansion that was part of Obamacare could divide conservative and moderate Republicans. Monday's forum will begin at 10:45 a.m.at the Oakland Senior Center. "The real cause for a...More..
Trump asked for an investigation into the leaks in West Wing. "Flynn's resignation is a good [first] step". But some additional uncertainty is worth the price of replacing a loose cannon like Michael Flynn. F...More..
State police said in a press conference Wednesday that the deaths of Abigail "Abby" Williams , 13, and Liberty "Libby" German , 14, were being investigated as homicides. People living in Delphi were concern...More..
Lavontay White Jr. was shot in the head. Two of the victims were pronounced dead at the scene, and a third was taken to an area hospital in critical condition, fire officials said. "My gut is telling me that...More..
Several cars caught fire at the main parking garage for Disneyland guests on Monday, KABC-TV reported. Anaheim police said Monday that everyone had been evacuated from the Mickey & Friends Parking Structure. ...More..
Calhoun's legacy as a white supremacist and a national leader who passionately promoted slavery as a "positive good" fundamentally conflicts with Yale's mission and values", Yale President Peter Salovey said in...More..
Dozens of motorists got stranded on New York's Long Island after they couldn't make it up icy ramps. State offices in New Jersey were closed, as were the courts in MA. Think of it as the one-night stand...More..
Why? "He certainly expressed to me that he is disheartened by the demoralizing and abhorrent comments made by President Trump about the judiciary", Blumenthal told reporters after meeting with Gorsuch Wednesd...More..
Trump's, and Kelly indicated that he intends to carry it out, saying he is now working with local law enforcement and citizens to determine each area's needs. The government is appealing after a U.S. District j...More..
The University of California at Berkeley cancelled an appearance by Milo Yiannopoulos following a violent student protest. There's rumors that they actually were right-wingers, they were part of a kind of a gro...More..
Tom Carper (D-Del.), boycotted the scheduled committee votes on Wednesday and Thursday, saying Pruitt had not adequately answered their questions. "The committee Democrats are deeply concerned about the lac...More..
Assuming all of the Senate's 48 Democrats also oppose DeVos, that means she'd have 50 yes votes and 50 no votes if no other Republicans oppose her, with Vice President Mike Pence potentially breaking the tie, ...More..
All states are in the process of developing accountability plans and many expect to submit them to the U.S. Department of Education this spring. Bolstering accessible school choice options is in the best inte...More..
Technology has modernised this tradition, allowing people to exchange red envelopes via apps and the internet. "So a brilliant and enthusiastic rooster , combined with the salient characteristics of fire, hera...More..
Her comments come as rumours continue to circulate about an executive order which would announce extreme vetting, a refugee ban and a ban on arrivals from seven countries, said to include Syria, Yemen and Ira...More..
Trump said that he would reduce taxes on the middle class and companies down to 15 or 20 percent, but that a "bigger thing" will be reducing regulations by 75 percent. "There will be advantages to companies th...More..
They later said in a news release that reports of gunshot sounds were unconfirmed. Two schools are also inside the base. About 10,500 people work on the Tucson base. Both said all students were safe and una...More..
Debra Clayton was killed in a Wal-Mart parking lot. Bondi describes the conversation between Trump and Seth Clayton as "a brief, very touching, private conversation between two husbands". At the press confere...More..
On Michelle Obama's visit to see Hamilton: "So poised and handsome". While black Americans collectively saw her and saw our sisters and cousins and aunts and moms, we (black men) saw her and saw our classma...More..
The center is located in the city of Lakeland, which is east of Tampa and southwest of Orlando. Video of the encounter was posted on the Polk Nature Discovery Center Facebook page on Sunday by witness Kim J...More..
Instead, McDonald, who died Tuesday after a heart attack, became the embodiment of unfathomable forgiveness and touched so many lives. "Thank you for everything that everyone has done for us, not just this ...More..
In his 10 games calling the plays for Auburn this season (injuries to quarterback Sean White and running back Kamryn Pettway included), the Tigers averaged 463.3 yards and 32.6 points per game. In 2016, Aubur...More..
A blood drive will be held in Sun Prairie Tuesday, Jan. 10 at United Methodist Church, 702 North St. from 1-6 p.m. She says the cause is two-fold."It has a lot to do with hectic schedules over the holidays we k...More..
While the United States holds intelligence hearings about outside meddling in its election, and the president-elect tweets to remind all the "losers" and " enemies " that he won, Ghana prepares to peacefully ...More..