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Pollsters project Macron vs. Le Pen in French runoff

At a French cultural centre in Montreal, both applause and boos rang out as a French TV station announced its projections just after the vote closed at 2 p.m....


Alleged kidnapper, Tad Cummins, to be arraigned Monday

Cummins was cooperative with law enforcement, Siskiyou Sheriff Jon E. Lopey told the Associated Press. The main concern is for her emotional well-being, TBI...


Protesters Take To The Streets In Defense Of Science

The event kicked off with open teaching sessions on the Mall, followed by a rally near the Washington Monument , and then a march that traveled to the U.S. I...


Ann Coulter vows to speak at Berkeley after speech cancelled

Coulter reacted angrily to the cancellation on Wednesday, saying in a series of tweets that it amounted to censorship and vowing nonetheless to show up at Be...


Charles Krauthammer: With North Korea, we have cards to play

In the past fortnight North Korean state media has issued daily hyperbolic threats to the United States, while boasting on the front page of its Rodong Sinmun ...


White House revives push for health bill

Democrats have signaled they would not cooperate if it contains money for one of Trump's top priorities, a southwestern border wall meant to combat illegal immi...


3 children among victims in New York City house fire

Mayor Bill de Blasio says it is New York City's deadliest fire in two years. She said some of the children were limp and the smoke was overwhelming. Another w...


Justice Dept. warns sanctuary cities in immigration fight

In a statement accompanying the letter to Chicago, New Orleans, Philadelphia , Las Vegas , Miami , Milwaukee, New York, and Sacramento, the Justice Depart...


Sessions praises NYPD after 'soft on crime' controversy

The letter requires the cities to prove they are complying with an immigration law and cooperating with immigration authorities to continue receiving a specific...


GOP lawmaker praises NYPD after DOJ says its 'soft on crime'

With razor wire across the top of the secondary border fence behind him, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions stands during a news conference at the U.S...


James helps Cavs hold off Pacers, earn sweep into 2nd round

In Game 1 the Cavs won 109-108 and the Pacers had a chance to win with a CJ Miles shot from the elbow as time expired. They just haven't shown they can beat the...


Wisconsin unemployment rate lowest since April 2000

Industries with the largest gains include construction , professional and business services, and health care. Still, Illinois' unemployment rate remained hig...


Erik Jones wins Xfinity race at Bristol

Elliott Sadler (fourth) leads the point standings by 16 points over William Byron (finished 12th). The concrete track already was presenting the Monster Ene...


Stolen plaque in Thailand a sign of antidemocratic sentiment

City twice hit the woodwork in the latter stages of normal time through Yaya Toure and Fernandinho but Sanchez, recently linked with City, pounced for a 101st-m...


Berkeley college reverses cancellation of speech by controversial right-wing provocateur Ann Coulter

Later Wednesday she appeared on Fox News and told Tucker Carlson, "I'm definitely giving the speech", adding on Twitter that she would speak next Thursday. Th...


Indiana March jobless rate of 3.9 percent lowest since '01

Statewide, the unemployment rate decreased three-tenths of a percentage point in March to 2.6 percent - the lowest unemployment rate for Colorado since the rep...


Sobbing Passenger, Confrontation Caught On Video Of American Airlines Incident

The passenger then stepped closer to the employee who then challenged the passenger to a fight. He tells the flight attendant, "Hey bud, hey bud". Flight AA...


Aaron Hernandez's lawyer: Medical examiner has not released his brain as promised

Hernandez family lawyer Jose Baez said earlier Thursday the medical examiner was "illegally" holding the brain after releasing the body to a funeral home. "...


Security tight as France prepares for presidential vote

Initial results expected in the evening. Almost 47 million people were eligible to vote in the eurozone's second biggest economy. Populist politicians have ...


Six-alarm fire displaces 17 on Meetinghouse Hill

That home was under renovation, according to fire officials. Several residents from 10 Marie St. and 6 Marie St. were displaced. "The house next door was on fir...


Elizabeth Thomas Headed Home to TN

In her letter, Love said the girl being in his classroom was a violation of the principal's order to him. Thomas is in federal custody and could possibly be r...


'Peace-loving' North Korea: 'We do not fear war'

But this week the aircraft carrier and its destroyers turned North and is now due to arrive this week in the Sea of Japan. Pence said three times during a pre...


Trump signs executive orders on financial services

Mnuchin told reporters Friday that senior administration officials have been working with House and Senate leaders on tax reform. The American Made Coalition,...


Parks & Rec egg hunt an Easter weekend tradition

Hundreds of kids gathered at Canyon Creek Park for a big community Easter Egg Dash, "The kids just run and go like insane to grab as many eggs as they can we go...


Air marshal's gun found by passenger in plane's bathroom

The incident happened aboard Delta flight 221, which was traveling from Manchester, United Kingdom, to New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Ap...


Trump says media won't give him credit for his accomplishments

Ironically, this was a conversation that Trump himself had started before he even won the presidency. He might not have a reputation for being the most tech...


Kansas Outcome Eyed by GOP as Georgia Contest Nears

Part of the magic brew in creating the impression that Republicans got a "scare" was achieved by cutting off the reporting before all results were in, as seen a...


Trump brags about GOP barely avoiding disaster in Georgia race

While Jon Ossoff did not get the more than 50 percent of the vote to win the election outright on Tuesday, the young Democrat is headed to a June 2 runoff aga...


Family of Aaron Hernandez victim issues 'friendly challenge' to Patriots: Pay up

Raporport explained he'd built a relationship with Hernandez, as the former New England Patriots tight end made himself available to media members in a locker r...


Flood Warning for Illinois River issued

The Meteorological Service has now issued a flash flood warning for low-lying and flood-prone areas in nine parishes. In southern West Virginia, McDowell and Wy...


'No doubt' Syria has retained chemical weapons: US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis

Asked about the Syrian air defenses, prior to the American strike against the Shayrat air base in Homs two weeks ago, Assad said the rebels' main target was the...


Trump Signs Executive Actions on Tax Rules, Dodd-Frank Powers

SIFIs face added regulatory oversight and must hold more capital as a buffer against losses to safeguard against risk to the financial system. "The tax code...


Ivanka Trump Brand Reportedly Wins Chinese Trademarks

More than half of American voters say it is not appropriate for First Daughter Ivanka Trump and her husband, former real estate developer Jared Kushner to pla...


Health Care Compromise Circulates As Congress Prepares to Return

Next Saturday, April 29th, is President Trump's hundredth day in office, a historical marker used by the press to assess a new President's progress since the fi...


Ann Coulter is not letting Berkeley off easy for calling off speech

A leader of the college Republican group that invited Coulter also said his group planned to reject the new terms and alleged that the university is placing str...