Damaging tornadoes, big hail predicted in Arkansas

This week has been designated as Tornado and Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wisconsin. Severe thunderstorm warnings and tornado watches have been issued for some portions of Central Georgia. The cold front triggering the storms will stall out acr... More..

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Barack Obama Accepts $400000 From Wall Street To Deliver Speech
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Barack Obama Accepts $400000 From Wall Street To Deliver Speech

Obama will serve as the keynote speaker for a luncheon hosted by Cantor Fitzgerald LP, a mid-sized NY investment bank, sources told Fox Business . And Obama's spokesman confirmed last week that he is begin...More..

Patriots schedule 2017: New England will be tested, but not often
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Patriots schedule 2017: New England will be tested, but not often

Each team's opponent is already known, both home and away . That's been known since the day the 2016 regular season ended, as the opponents are determined by a formula based on the previous year's standings....More..

Trump targets visa program he says hurts American workers
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Trump targets visa program he says hurts American workers

The order directs agencies to enforce government rules on excluding foreign contractors from bids for government projects. American jobs need to be protected and this executive order seems like a good step. A...More..

Malcolm Butler Reportedly Signs Restricted Free Agent Tender With Patriots
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Malcolm Butler Reportedly Signs Restricted Free Agent Tender With Patriots

New Orleans did not extend an offer sheet, but could be interested in acquiring Butler via trade. "I think our philosophy has always been that we want to put good football players on our football team, regard...More..

Fresno gunman wanted to kill white people
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Fresno gunman wanted to kill white people

Stephen Hughes, 66, stands outside his house in Fresno, Calif ., where he came home minutes after a shooting to find a body on the sidewalk in front of his home, Tuesday , April 18, 2017. Police had published...More..

New York Passes Plan For Free Public College
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

New York Passes Plan For Free Public College

If New York moves more toward a purely publicly funded model, it may suffer from the slow decay that has hurt many state systems. In reality, Albany has birthed an upper middle-class entitlement that won't in...More..

United to Compensate All Passengers on Flight That Sparked Furor
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

United to Compensate All Passengers on Flight That Sparked Furor

Lawyers for David Dao , the man who was violently dragged off a United Airlines flight Sunday due to "overbooking" by the airlines, filed an emergency court request last Wednesday for the airline to preserve e...More..

Manifesto suspect stole machine gun, drafted apology to gun store, prosecutors say
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Manifesto suspect stole machine gun, drafted apology to gun store, prosecutors say

Dozens of police have been searching for Joseph Jakubowski since the gun store was robbed in Janesville on April 4, about 60 miles southwest of Milwaukee. Moore says it is still unclear what triggered Jakubowsk...More..

UNC Basketball Team Celebrates Championship With Fans
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

UNC Basketball Team Celebrates Championship With Fans

But not close enough. North Carolina's Roy Williams is in his ninth Final Four and fourth championship game, two of which were titles in 2005 and '09. Joel Berry II came to the desert not sure if he would ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Wisconsin, New York officials step into milk trade dispute

As Mike Buwalda loaded his trailer with milk from the Roskopf family farm Thursday, he openly anxious about how Grassland's decision could impact the entire community. "Canada's protectionist dairy policies are...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

City Leaders Defy White House Threat On "Sanctuary" Policies

But many large cities, including Seattle , limit the collection of citizenship information by its local law enforcement, which is not actively required by federal law. The Justice Department on Tuesday decline...More..

White House invites lawmakers to view NSA material
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

White House invites lawmakers to view NSA material

Nunes went to the White House grounds to look at the information without informing Schiff, then held a Must-See-TV news conference to say he'd gotten hold of some hot stuff, then went to the White House to info...More..

Embattled DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Embattled DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters

Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez has asked members of the DNC staff for their resignations. Now Perez, who spent most of his career in government and not politics, has to rebuild the part...More..

Jon Rahm hits 426-yard drive at Dell Match Play
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Jon Rahm hits 426-yard drive at Dell Match Play

In the other half of the draw, world No.1 Dustin Johnson overcame spirited resistance from Sweden's Alex Noren to remain on course to become the first player to win all four WGC titles. Jon Rahm, prodigy he m...More..

Va. Court Refuses To Block Trump's Latest Travel Ban
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Va. Court Refuses To Block Trump's Latest Travel Ban

An attorney for the Council on American-Islamic Relations, who represented the plaintiff in the lawsuit, said they plan to appeal the ruling. Trenga wrote that the current executive order is substantially d...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Democrats have landed on a new excuse to obstruct Neil Gorsuch

Senate Democrats invoked the nuclear option in November 2013 to change the supermajority rule for lower court nominees, in order to push through President Obama's nominees to the US Court of Appeals for the ...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Tough New Visa Regulations Draw Response From US Travel Association

The social media checks were included in the most recent of four memos Tillerson issued in the past two weeks, instructing immigration officials on how to implement "extreme vetting" of foreigners entering the ...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Florida Prosecutor's Refusal To Seek Death Penalties Draws Political Backlash

Liberal activist and billionaire George Soros , who opposes the death penalty, gave Ayala's campaign $1.4 million, securing her victory during a primary that was closed to registered Republicans, third-party v...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

No. 1 Gonzaga vs. No. 8 Northwestern Prediction, Game Preview

Daum averages 25.3 points per game while shooting 51.6 percent from the field and 41.6 percent from the perimeter. Gonzaga faces South Dakota State in NCAA Tournament action. A 21-6 run spanning the en...More..

Gingrich on Bharara Firing: Trump 'Replacing the Other Team Who Opposed Him'
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Gingrich on Bharara Firing: Trump 'Replacing the Other Team Who Opposed Him'

The Times reported that prosecutors on the commission said in a letter that they believed Cuomo and his staff "intervened" in the commission's operations "in a matter that, at times, led them to question th...More..

IS group leader al-Baghdadi flees besieged city of Mosul
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

IS group leader al-Baghdadi flees besieged city of Mosul

Turkey has warned the USA against siding with the SDF, given it is comprised of Kurdish YPG fighters, which Ankara views as the Syrian extension of its rival Kurdish PKK militant group. When President Obama ...More..

Five Killed in Texas Panhandle Fires - Two More in Other States
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Five Killed in Texas Panhandle Fires - Two More in Other States

Ashland High is in Clark County, where 625 square miles have burned amid a series of wildfires in Kansas , Texas , Oklahoma and Colorado . Judge Richard Peet said three ranch residents died while trying ...More..

Trump Will Meet A Senior Black Caucus Member
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Trump Will Meet A Senior Black Caucus Member

Cummings and Welch, a senior Democrat on the House Oversight Committee and the Committee on Energy and Commerce, said Medicare pays higher prices for drugs than other government programs because it does not neg...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Angry passenger kicked off plane after being told blankets cost £10

A Hawaiian Airlines flight from Las Vegas to Honolulu was diverted Wednesday after a passenger got upset over being charged for a blanket, police said. Los Angeles Airport Police and the Federal Bureau of Inve...More..

Daycare worker accused of pushing girl down stairs
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Daycare worker accused of pushing girl down stairs

It happened around 5:15 p.m. Friday at Childcare of the Future. After the incident, Gable looked up at the camera realizing she had been recorded. Gable was sacked from The Child Care of the Future upon her...More..

Supreme Court Sends Transgender Bathroom Case Back Due to Trump Administration Policy
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Supreme Court Sends Transgender Bathroom Case Back Due to Trump Administration Policy

The order issued Monday says the decision was made 'in light of the guidance document issued by the Department of Education and Department of Justice on February 22, 2017'. Unless an agency's interpretation is ...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Halt on premium H-1B to hit schedules

Premium processing costs an additional $1,225 and ensures a response from the US Citizenship and Immigration Services in 15 days or the fee is refunded. He calls them "de facto indentured servants", since worke...More..

Republican Rebels Stirring Up Trouble Again in Congress
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Republican Rebels Stirring Up Trouble Again in Congress

A new analysis on Wednesday from the Kaiser Family Foundation projects that the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace's average premium subsidy - which people use to help purchase coverage - would shrink by at...More..

Baltimore Police Officers Charged In Racketeering Conspiracy
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Baltimore Police Officers Charged In Racketeering Conspiracy

In an attempt to cover their tracks, the officers allegedly turned off their body cams and submitted false incident reports and arrest reports to hide the money, property, and drugs they stole. Attorney Rod ...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Americans Set to Lose Visa-Free Travel to Croatia

The EU Parliament [official website] adopted a resolution [PDF] on Thursday directing the EU Commission [official website] to take measures to temporarily reintroduce visa requirements for United States and...More..

Boy dies after being left in SUV outside Florida day care
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Boy dies after being left in SUV outside Florida day care

Jacob was taken to a hospital, the sheriff's office said in a news release, where he died. Hillsborough County Sheriff deputies were called to the Oak Park Shopping Center Tuesday at 2:40 p.m.at the corner of...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

DUI Suspected In Crash That Injured 28 At New Orleans Parade

NOPD said Rizzuoto's blood-alcohol level was.232 percent, nearly three times the legal limit, when he crashed his truck into the crowd, injuring 28 people and sending 21 of them to the hospital. Shane Welch was...More..

House GOP Finally Puts Obamacare Repeal Plan on Paper
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

House GOP Finally Puts Obamacare Repeal Plan on Paper

It is meant to work in conjunction with Medicare , which Americans becomes eligible for after they turn 65 years old. Still, this is just a draft, and changes could be made before any bill is proposed before...More..

Up to 100 gravestones vandalized at Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Up to 100 gravestones vandalized at Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia

Mallin said he hoped the destruction wasn't motivated by anti-Semitism, but it's hard not to think it was. The report came after a Jewish cemetery in St. Philadelphia police are responding to a Sunday mo...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Defends Media in BBC Interview

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg told a large crowd that had gathered to see her today that "it makes a great difference" to have three women on the Supreme Court. In an interview on the BBC's "Ne...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Authorities plan case update on teacher missing since 2005

Grinstead vanished from her hometown of Ocilla in October 2005 and was never seen again. 'Tara never left her auto unlocked, and never drove on dirt roads, ' Gattis said. Her purse and keys were missing. 'T...More..

Woman Sees Cop in Trouble, Jumps on Attacker's Back
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Woman Sees Cop in Trouble, Jumps on Attacker's Back

The suspect, Thomas Bennett, had been found by the officer asleep in his vehicle with drug paraphernalia and became aggressive when apprehended. You don't have time to think about it. Following the encounter, s...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Presidents Day highlights tragedies, triumphs of America's leaders

After that, three students from fifth grade through sophomore year of high school will deliver prize-winning speeches inspired by Lincoln at 2 p.m.in the Chicago Room North. It was the popularity of Abraham ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

1 police officer killed, 1 wounded in Whittier officer-involved shooting

Corina said he remains in the hospital and is on a "flash incarceration" hold, a period of detention in county jail due to violations of AB 109 probation. Piper, noting he'd seen a rise in violence against offi...More..