Federal judge in Virginia disagrees with Hawaii judge, upholds Trump travel ban

The ruling comes a week after two federal courts decided against the ban. The Department of Justice has appealed the Maryland decision to the USA 4th Circuit Court of Appeals but has not appealed in the Hawaii case. "We look forward to the Fourth... More..

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Schumer Urges Democrats to Filibuster Gorsuch
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Schumer Urges Democrats to Filibuster Gorsuch

It's known as the " nuclear option ", rewriting the Senate rules by simple majority to kill the option of filibustering a Supreme Court nominee. A decade ago, Graham became part of the "Gang of 14", which negot...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Brother urges public to keep sharing missing Elizabeth Thomas' photo

Thomas' 26-year-old brother, James, described his sister as friendly and intelligent. January 25: The next day, an investigation begins within the school system. 'We've amped up our language because we really...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

A New Florida Prosecutor Says 'No' to the Death Penalty

While serving under Ashton, Ayala began prosecuting a death penalty case, that of David Payne , suspected of kidnapping an ex-girlfriend and then murdering her in the trunk of her auto in late 2015. But severa...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Zags ready to take on SDSU Jackrabbits

Przemek Karnowski , Zach Collins and Josh Perkins added 10 each. This was only the fourth time this season Gonzaga has been held under 70 points and only the second time it shot worse than 40 percent (3...More..

Sen. Warren Criticizes President Trump For Firing Manhattan US Attorney
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Sen. Warren Criticizes President Trump For Firing Manhattan US Attorney

As of Friday evening, though some of the prosecutors had publicly announced their resignations, Bharara had not. At the time , Reno stated she asked for their resignations "so that the USA attorneys pres...More..

Battling the Blaze: An overview of panhandle area fires
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Battling the Blaze: An overview of panhandle area fires

The Selman Fire in Harper and Woodward counties has burned more than 47,000 acres, and the 283 Fire in Harper County has burned more than 71,000 acres. Firefighters are getting under control some of the fast-mo...More..

Cummings, Trump find common ground on need for drug pricing reforms
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Cummings, Trump find common ground on need for drug pricing reforms

The meeting is seen by some political observers as a rare opportunity to discuss an issue of mutual concern between Trump's Republican administration and adversaries in Congress. "But hopefully, we will get to ...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Hawaii-bound flight diverted over blanket dispute

The man caught another flight to Hawaii on Thursday, Pedregon said. Police released the man after determining there was no criminal threat, and he boarded another flight to Hawaii with a different airline. Pe...More..

Twins sisters aged 97 die after falling in freezing cold
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Twins sisters aged 97 die after falling in freezing cold

He said the women were outside for 12 hours before the neighbor found them. LaCross said it appears that Williams may have fallen and then as Haley went to call for help, she fell as well. Temperatures dipped...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Premium Processing for H-1B Suspended

Employers like TCS, Wipro and Infosys then pay at least $60,000 to their stock of Indian workers - way below industry average, and just enough to sidestep declaration requirements - and uses them to undercut US...More..

Illinois Senate proposes sales tax on body piercing, lawn care and more
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Illinois Senate proposes sales tax on body piercing, lawn care and more

He says the Senate stands ready to call the package once Republicans are game to proceed. But Republicans said Rauner was just trying to drive the best bargain, and insisted the package - which includes every...More..

Hillsborough Boy Dies In Hot Car
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Hillsborough Boy Dies In Hot Car

The grief was palpable as this family is now without one of their own, 2-year-old Jacob Manchego . The Hillsborough County State Attorney's office and the county medical examiner are investigating the death ...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Suspect in parade crash that injured 28 ID'd

Instead of stopping, the truck's driver then struck a parked pickup truck a few feet further toward Orleans Avenue, pushing the vehicle several feet into a man with a stroller, Tracy Shields said. The victims...More..

Fox News claims Swedish unknown Nils Bildt is 'national security advisor'
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Fox News claims Swedish unknown Nils Bildt is 'national security advisor'

A man interviewed by Bill O'Reilly of Fox News this week, who was identified in an on-screen caption as a "Swedish Defense and National Security Advisor", turns out to be entirely unknown in his native country,...More..

Dozens of gravestones toppled at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Dozens of gravestones toppled at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery

The discovery comes almost a week after over 150 headstones were discovered overtuned and damaged at the Chesed Shel Emeth Jewish cemetery in St. Louis. The vandalism comes in the wake of bomb threats to 54 Jew...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

GBI to provide updates in Tara Grinstead disappearance

A former beauty queen who taught at Irwin County High School, Grinstead was 30 years old when she vanished in October 2005 from her home in the farm town of Ocilla. The case had stumped authorities for more tha...More..

Heroic woman saves officer's life during roadside attack
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Heroic woman saves officer's life during roadside attack

The officer came across Bennett sleeping in his auto and saw drug paraphernalia. "You don't have time to think about it.I did what God needed me to do". "I've always been a tough cookie, my husband always to...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Why Presidents Day isn't really a national holiday

Abraham Lincoln's birthday is February 12. So, in honor of our former leaders, we've put together the top 10 quotes from our Presidents over the years, starting with this one: We can't help everyone, but eve...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Alleged Gunman In Shooting Death Of Whittier Cop Was AB109 Release

The Whittier officers were responding to a report of a traffic collision before an officer-involved shooting occurred, said Lt. John Corina from the sheriff's department. "This is an unbelievably senseless trag...More..

Man With Rifle Sparks Standoff in Oakland After Spray Painting Home
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Man With Rifle Sparks Standoff in Oakland After Spray Painting Home

Helicopter footage by KGO-TV shows the man shooting from the window of a house in Las Vegas Avenue. Police said the suspect was a white male, wearing a blue hoodie and carrying a rifle. A man suspected of fir...More..

Photos show deadly flooding inundating Southern California
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Photos show deadly flooding inundating Southern California

Travellers were left stranded after 300 flights were disrupted at Los Angeles International Airport and major roads were closed. A large 20-foot-deep sinkhole that swallowed two vehicles in North Laurel Can...More..

EPA pick may be the worst of all
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

EPA pick may be the worst of all

Heidi Heitkmap, D-N.D., were the only Democrats who voted in favor of the nomination from President Donald Trump . "Every West Virginian wants clean air and clean water and I intend to be vigilant in working...More..

For some abuse victims, a tough choice made tougher
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

For some abuse victims, a tough choice made tougher

On Wednesday Jeanette Vizguerra, an undocumented immigrant whose three young children are American, said she is taking sanctuary in Denver, Colorado's First Unitarian Church to avoid deportation. CBS affili...More..

Mulvaney Narrowly Confirmed As White House Budget Director
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Mulvaney Narrowly Confirmed As White House Budget Director

Congressman Mulvaney's record shows a shocking willingness to jeopardize the full faith and credit of the United States and endanger the essential federal facilities and programs that so many New Mexicans depen...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

White supremacist talked of Dylann Roof-type attack

During ongoing communication with the undercover agent, the testimony said, it was revealed that McDowell was talking on his mother's landline and cellphone. The federal complaint states that McDowell arrange...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

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

On the first day of January alone, 28 people were shot in Chicago , according to data from the Chicago Police Department . The nephew and her boyfriend, who has not yet been named, were shot in the head and...More..

NYC jury reaches verdict in Etan Patz murder case
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

NYC jury reaches verdict in Etan Patz murder case

Pedro Hernandez, 55, was acquitted of intentional second-degree murder in the decades-old case, meaning jurors did not believe he meant to kill the little boy, but he still faces up to life in prison. Defense...More..

Court orders arrest of ex-president Alejandro Toledo
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Court orders arrest of ex-president Alejandro Toledo

Peruvianuthorities offered a $30,000 reward for information to help them capture Toledo, who rose from poverty to lead the fight against a graft-stained government in the 1990s, then served as Peru's first indi...More..

Yale to change name of Calhoun College
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Yale to change name of Calhoun College

Calhoun, a member of the Yale class of 1804, was a senator from SC and a leading voice for those opposed to abolishing slavery. After years of debate, Yale University announced Saturday it will change the n...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Winter Storm Niko Is Here

Hundreds of flights at Logan International Airport were canceled, speed limits were reduced on the Massachusetts Turnpike, and schools across the state were shuttered, as the first picturesque snowflakes fell. ...More..

Hundreds Arrested in Immigration Raids Across At Least Six States
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Hundreds Arrested in Immigration Raids Across At Least Six States

It's unclear at this point in the nascent administration whether it was a sign of things to come, or whether the actions were conducted under any different procedures than could have been in place under the O...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Season's biggest snowstorm could dump 18 inches on Northeast

Nassau County remains under a winter storm warning from midnight to 6 p.m. Thursday , but it's now expected to see eight to 12 inches of snow. Multiple flights to and from the region are canceled or delayed...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Reed: Trump 'doing what he said he would'

The two chatted quietly and gave no statements as reporters and photographers were escorted into Schumer's office to photograph them together. Richard J. Supreme Court nominees routinely avoid weighing in on ...More..

Corps to issue DAPL easement by Wednesday afternoon
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Corps to issue DAPL easement by Wednesday afternoon

Once built, it would transport 450,000 barrels of crude oil per day from North Dakota to IL. Opponents of the Dakota Access Pipeline won a short victory in December when the US Army Corps of Engineers announc...More..