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Jeff Sessions Seeks Delay of Hearing on Police Reform

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' order for a review of Department of Justice consent decrees with local police departments should not affect Warren's ...


SC backs out of 2019 road trip to East Carolina

The 2019 game in Greenville, a 2020 game, still scheduled to be played in Columbia and the final game of the series scheduled for 2021 at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium....


British Prime Minister Calls For Early General Election In June

Mrs May said: "We need a general election and we need it now". British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party has a 21 point lead over the main o...


GOP hangs on to Kansas seat in special election

Close results in the special House election to replace former Kansas Republican representative and current Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo shou...


Labour MP Alan Johnson steps down after election call

Her decision came after a Cabinet meeting at Downing Street wherein she chose to go for early polls this year to win a stronger mandate for her Brexit negotia...


Decision to drop huge bomb in Afghanistan purely tactical : U.S. general

Nine years ago the Air Force published an account of how it came to manufacture the Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb, known technically as the GBU-43B, a designa...


Trump signs "Buy American, Hire American" executive order

The second part of the order - Buy American - instructs the same agencies listed above to favor American-made goods and services when using taxpayer dollars on ...


Louisiana Mother And Her 3-Year-Old Daughter Are Killed In Tornado

Tornadoes and damaging wind are likely Monday, extending from southern MS northeastward into SC, with greatest tornado risk centered over southern Alabama. Exce...


Tense Easter as Arkansas Fights for Executions

Asa Hutchinson to execute 11 men in eight days, before April 30 when one of the drugs used in the state's executions, according to the Post. Last week, the su...


Trump Forgets to Respect National Anthem, Trolled

It's just that at the time of the National Anthem, Melania didn't know which hand she should use to put on heart while Donald preferred not to do it for quite...


Calif. murder suspect's family and friends raise $35 million bail

Instead, he says she'll be in a "modest condo" at an undisclosed location. A woman accused of arranging the murder of her ex-boyfriend previous year posted a ...


SC health officials say 6 more have died from flu

The boy died as a result of complications from the seasonal flu, Dallas County Health and Human Services said. The three deaths now push the total number of ...


Supreme Court denies Arkansas execution

Dunn . The earlier stay was granted after Ward's lawyers sought an evaluation of whether he is mentally capable of understanding his punishment. Davis came wi...


Man convicted in 1979 killing of Etan Patz to be sentenced

NEW YORK - Almost four decades after first-grader Etan Patz set out for school and ended up at the heart of one of America's most influential missing-child case...


North Carolina bill looks to ban gay marriage

In 2012, North Carolina citizens voted in favor of a measure prohibiting the state from recognizing and/or performing same-sex marriages by 61 percent, but ju...


Iowa Legislature OKs firework sales, sends bill to Branstad

Earlier this year in Sydney, Iowa a teen driver crossed the center line and crashed his truck into a school bus. "I'm confident that this bill will help send ...


Semi-truck, school bus crash

A student was taken to a hospital and several others suffered none life-threatening injuries in a crash involving a semi-truck and a school bus in eastern Washi...


Man Sought in Cleveland Facebook Killing Found Dead

Police chief Calvin Williams warned residents to be on their guard as they go about their day. Godwin didn't seem to recognize the name. Stephens had worked s...


Prime Minister calls snap general election on June 8

He said Tuesday that Labour's election platform in June would be for a more equal society and economy, and "a Brexit that works for all". May said she was r...


KU's Josh Jackson signs with agent, to enter NBA Draft

The 6-foot-8 Jackson has signed with former National Basketball Association player B.J. Armstrong of Wasserman Media Group. At the time of Jackson's suspensio...


Federal Bureau of Investigation granted FISA warrant to monitor Trump adviser Carter Page

SHAPIRO: We should note that Page has denied any wrongdoing. How Page made his way onto the Trump campaign has lately been a source of growing intrigue. Acco...


"Paving Season" begins on Chicago roadways

David Dao was violently dragged down the aisle of a fully booked plane after he refused to be bumped in order to make room for airline staff. WBBM's Steve Mille...


Three shot, killed in Fresno, Calif.; suspect caught

Three people are dead in a shooting spree in downtown Fresno on Tuesday, and the suspect was wanted in connection to a Motel 6 killing earlier this week, the Fr...


Buford Highway back open after fire under Peachtree Creek bridge

Buford Highway has re-opened in Brookhaven following a fire under the Peachtree Creek bridge. GDOT inspected the bridge around 11 p.m. and found no structural i...


Young Dem Threatens GOP Stronghold in Georgia Special Election

If Ossoff wins today, it will be a boost to the still-struggling Democratic party, and will indicate the level of success that the party may have in 2018 when t...


Remains of missing woman found in Fredericksburg

After an examination by the Medical Examiner's Office in Richmond, the remains were determined to be those of Rochelle Simms, 32, of Fredericksburg. She was l...


Girl stops carjacker from abducting her sister

Weiler, intending to help, pulled over and got out of her vehicle to call 911. Steve Weiler, a former fire captain and EMT in Virginia Beach, praised Maddie in...


Charlottesville City Council votes to sell Robert E. Lee Statue

If the council does not find the appropriate buyer for the statue, it could be donated. "That emblem of white supremacy should have never been put up in the c...


Facebook murder suspect remains at large, police ask public for help

Facebook Vice President Justin Osofsky said the company was reviewing the procedure for reporting videos and other material that violate the social media pla...


Fatal shooting early Monday in Manassas

When officers arrived to the scene, they found a 25-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds. This is an ongoing investigation and more information will be ...


Swastikas spray painted on vehicles in Edmonds

Yesterday morning, Edmonds police said that they weren't going to investigate a residential block that had been tagged with swastikas and Trump graffiti on cars...


Russian Federation relations 'may be at an all-time low'

President Donald Trump, before his election, described fighting ISIS and seeking Assad's removal at the same time as "idiocy." "Russian Federation now has a l...


Mike McGinn, former Seattle mayor, to run again

McGinn is running against incumbent Mayor Ed Murray and Black Lives Matter activist Nikkita Oliver. Voters ended up supporting the tunnel, dealing McGinn a si...


Lost Lake Festival Reveals Inaugural Lineup

Scroll down to see the full lineup , when and where to purchase tickets , and what else the festival will offer. Three-day General Admission tickets start a...


Woman who defied 'men-only' rule runs same marathon again 50 years later

Most of the time I was running toward the side and giving up any thoughts of tangents. For her, that strength was on display down to the smallest detail. "I was...