Tillerson Will Go to Rescheduled NATO Meeting After Criticism

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..

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Cops Hunt Teacher Accused Of Abducting Student
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Cops Hunt Teacher Accused Of Abducting Student

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..

'Billions' creators react to the firing of US Attorney Preet Bharara
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

'Billions' creators react to the firing of US Attorney Preet Bharara

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..

Big Ten Championship Pick: Will Michigan stay hot vs. Wisconsin? 3/12/17
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Big Ten Championship Pick: Will Michigan stay hot vs. Wisconsin? 3/12/17

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..

US commander signals larger, longer US presence in Syria
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

US commander signals larger, longer US presence in Syria

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..

by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Longmont weather: High winds and showers expected over the weekend

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..

Virgin America adds flights to RDU
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Virgin America adds flights to RDU

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..

California fault could cause magnitude-7.4 quake
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

California fault could cause magnitude-7.4 quake

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..

Locals take part in 'A Day Without a Woman' nationwide protest
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Locals take part in 'A Day Without a Woman' nationwide protest

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..

How Celebrities Are Remembering Notorious BIG On 20th Anniversary Of Death
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

How Celebrities Are Remembering Notorious BIG On 20th Anniversary Of Death

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..

Welch meets with Trump to talk prescription drugs
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Welch meets with Trump to talk prescription drugs

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..

Daycare worker arrested in Pennsylvania after pushing 4yo girl down stairs
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Daycare worker arrested in Pennsylvania after pushing 4yo girl down stairs

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..

U.S. top court sidesteps ruling in major transgender rights case
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

U.S. top court sidesteps ruling in major transgender rights case

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..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Pence demands apology from AP for showing Second Lady's personal email address

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..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Rand Paul Blocked From Reading Obamacare Repeal Bill

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..

Baltimore Police Officers Indicted In Racketeering Scheme
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Baltimore Police Officers Indicted In Racketeering Scheme

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..

Colts defensive lineman charged with DUI, theft after allegedly stealing golf cart
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Colts defensive lineman charged with DUI, theft after allegedly stealing golf cart

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..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

FCC chief: AT&T-Time Warner deal won't face agency's scrutiny

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..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Justice Department withdraws Obama-era challenge to Texas voter ID law

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..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Supreme Court weighs NC law banning sex offenders from Facebook

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..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

$6 million. That's how much repealing 'Obamacare' could cost SLO County

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..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

8-year-old girl fatally shot after Houston auto crash

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..

Pro-abortion Justice Ginsburg assures media and admirers she is not retiring
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Pro-abortion Justice Ginsburg assures media and admirers she is not retiring

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..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

This is the warmest February day ever recorded in Boston

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..

ICE agents arrest alleged domestic abuse victim in court
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

ICE agents arrest alleged domestic abuse victim in court

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..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Senate to confirm Trump budget chief

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..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Trump starts making changes to Obamacare

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..

Flynn Apologized To Pence Amid Reports He Talked Sanctions With Russia
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Flynn Apologized To Pence Amid Reports He Talked Sanctions With Russia

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..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Delphi, Indiana: Latest updates after two bodies found dead near trail

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..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Killed, 1 Critically Wounded in Shooting on Chicago's Southwest Side

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..

Four Hurt, Nine Cars Damaged in CA Disneyland Parking Structure Fire
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Four Hurt, Nine Cars Damaged in CA Disneyland Parking Structure Fire

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..

Yale Will Take Calhoun Name Off Residential College
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Yale Will Take Calhoun Name Off Residential College

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..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Snowstorm pounds the Northeast, affecting flights, closing schools

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..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Florida House Democrats Oppose President Trump's Supreme Court Nominee

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..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Secretary Kelly Urged to Uphold US Obligations to Protect Refugees

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..

Trump threatens U.C. Berkeley after protests stop far-right speech
by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Trump threatens U.C. Berkeley after protests stop far-right speech

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..

Senate GOPers Suspend Rules To Approve EPA Nominee Without Dems
by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Senate GOPers Suspend Rules To Approve EPA Nominee Without Dems

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..

Toomey pops left's bubble - will back Trump education nominee Betsy DeVos
by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Toomey pops left's bubble - will back Trump education nominee Betsy DeVos

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..

SPHS student body plans call-in protesting Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

SPHS student body plans call-in protesting Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos

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..

Celebrating Chinese New Year in Guam
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Celebrating Chinese New Year in Guam

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..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Madeleine Albright has a strong response to President Trump's immigration policies

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 to Cut Business Regulations by 75%, Taxes to 15-20%
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Trump to Cut Business Regulations by 75%, Taxes to 15-20%

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..

Lockdown at US Air Force Base Lifted
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Lockdown at US Air Force Base Lifted

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..

by | Friday, January 20, 2017

Orlando Police Arrest Suspect In Officer's Death, Ending Monthlong Manhunt

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..

Obama wishes Michelle a happy birthday
by | Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Obama wishes Michelle a happy birthday

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..

by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Huge gator spotted ambling along in Polk County park

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..

Steven McDonald, a symbol of unfathomable forgiveness
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Steven McDonald, a symbol of unfathomable forgiveness

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..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

UConn Football Hires Rhett Lashlee for Offensive Coordinator

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..

Red Cross warns of winter blood shortage
by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Red Cross warns of winter blood shortage

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..

Ghana's new President, Vice-President sworn into office
by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Ghana's new President, Vice-President sworn into office

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..