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 ICE, have them deported or, in many inst... 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..
Crews and vessels with the U.S. Coast Guard, Cleveland Division of Fire, Ohio Department of Natural Resources and the Underwater Marine Contractor Crews will remain on standby, and will continue searching the w...More..
After that, the division of snaps between backup Mark Sanchez and Tony Romo is less certain. With Tony Romo out dealing with injuries Dak Prescott has been leading the team. The second, when he dove to ...More..
Meek was the headlining artist for a show at The Oakdale Theater, and had just finished his performance when shooting broke out in front of the club just after 1:00 a.m. He said he sirens but assumed the emerge...More..
The temperature of 7°C is also the forecast lowest temperature for both New Year's Day and January 2. "As this system works in (Saturday) night, there's going to be snow. Those who plan to be outside for the ni...More..
It always feels like Michigan State has at least a Sweet Sixteen appearance in them every year, even when some years the Spartans haven't been up to snuff. Cassius Winston will look to rebound from a shaky per...More..
Sunshine and clouds for most, in the North Country...lingering clouds and occasional snow showers. Temperatures are expected to dip into the mid-20s to mid-30s on Thursday and Friday , before reaching the ...More..
The storm also brought on widespread power outages in the Dakotas and Nebraska . The South Dakota Department of Transportation announced the closing Sunday night of Interstate 90 from the Wyoming border to...More..
Georgia was previously scheduled to host Murray State on September 15, so that game will likely be moved to another date that season. "It's been up and down all year and there were a lot of times these kids c...More..
He candidly cast his vote for "Merry Christmas ", in June when he said to a group of evangelical leaders in New York: "Boy, do I mean it-we're going to be saying 'Merry Christmas '". My friends of all relig...More..
City toiled in the first half but could not make their pressure count against a stubborn Hull City side. The defender lasted less than 20 minutes before limping off but Guardiola said: "He had a huge kick on ...More..
Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 48. Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers. South wind 3 to 7 miles per hour. Tonight: Turning mostly cloudy. Northwest wind 6 to 9 miles per hour. North wind ...More..
Although Teller and Sperry managed to walk away without injuries, two passengers in the Uber auto were taken to the hospital. Law enforcement officials told TMZ that the accident was not Teller's fault. H...More..
While driving in the rain on Saturday, Holmes allegedly got out of his vehicle and fired his gun at the auto in front of him, which was stopped at a stop sign. The city of Little Rock and the Federal Bureau of ...More..
The new averages take into account the recent Federal Reserve rate hike. US mortgage rates rose, with the 30-year reaching the highest level since April 2014, after the Federal Reserve increased its benchmark...More..
Christmas Eve: 5 p.m. family service; 7:30 p.m. quiet meditative service; 10 p.m. choral service. St. Titus' Episcopal - The congregation of St. Titus' Episcopal Church will sing a medley of favorite Chri...More..
Statewide jobs numbers are adjusted for seasonal changes in the economy. Those rates are not seasonally adjusted. The youth unemployment rate , which applies to the 15 to 24 age group, dropped to 16.1 per...More..
The sheriff said Pitts was shocked that she was arrested for her second child's death. She fell asleep. Then, 2½ hours later, deputies said Pitts awoke and found that her son was unresponsive . The Polk County...More..
Deputies tried to stop a red Dodge Charger with no displayed registration on Interstate 70, but the vehicle sped away and later crashed off the interstate. Garcia and Townsend are being held at the Geary County...More..
The officer asked for the tie as the student retrieved his paperwork, and the officer tied the tie for the student. When the officer asked him where he was headed the student said he was going to his friend's p...More..
Thornton police said their investigation began when Westminster police received a 911 call from Carmon. When police found Nicole Alexandria Carmon's boy, he was half buckled into a auto seat and "appeared to ...More..
According to the Associated Press , Altıntaş fired a total of eight shots and smashed several of the photographs on view. It shows "we have a common enemy - terrorism - and only by joining forces can we dea...More..
Saturday night: Windy with snow and snow showers. Edmonston and Madawaska County can expect snow , ice pellets, and freezing rain throughout today. Monday's high will be around 32 degrees in Yakima. ...More..
With very low temperatures Sunday night into Monday, everything will freeze up and roads will become slick again for Monday morning. It will be on the breezy side with winds out of the SSW 10-20 +. For related ...More..