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Kearney Torch Run benefits Special Olympics

The run started on the sheriff's side of the center and turned south on Main Street. On Wednesday, the Flame of Hope will travel to Hamburg in memory of Troop...


White House denies Trump disclosed classified information to Russians

McMaster insisted to reporters that Trump did nothing to "make American citizens more vulnerable" when discussing intel the U.S. received from a source abou...


Trump Threatens Comey In New Tweet

According to the newspaper, the now-former Federal Bureau of Investigation director said he would offer the president honesty, but not loyalty. "We have got t...


North Korea Alleges CIA Plot to Assassinate Kim Jong

KCNA also said two intelligence services "ideologically corrupted" and bribed a North Korean surnamed Kim and turned him into "a terrorist full of repugnance an...


Parents arrested after Arkansas newborn found with severe rat bites

Authorities say the girl had a wound about 1 inch in diameter on her forehead, making her skull visible. According to police, investigators were called to Mag...


Authorities: Rats bit SWAR baby 75-100 times; parents arrested

Police told the station that the baby had a one-inch wound on her forehead so deep that her skull was visible. KARK reports that an emergency room nurse tol...


Commuters Get Free Show When Train Station Ad Screen Starts Playing Porn

The Washington Post reports that an advertising screen near the Chipotle entrance started playing pornography. "I couldn't believe this was happening in public...


Arizona basketball: Duke transfer Chase Jeter commits to Wildcats

Arizona, perhaps the No. 1 team in the country for 2017-18, won't have Jeter for this upcoming season, as he'll have to sit out per NCAA rules. Jeter was a ...


More Americans want 'independent' investigation of Trump: Reuters/Ipsos poll

It noted Rep. Maxine Waters of California had tweeted that she would "fight every day until he's impeached". And, if that was the case, impeachment was on the t...


Woodward on Trump firing Comey: 'This is not yet Watergate'

Trump is disputing reports that he asked Comey for loyalty. "No". Ever since Trump's tweet early this morning warning former FBI Director Comey that he "bet...


Watch Melissa McCarthy's most hilarious Sean Spicer bit yet from SNL

Trump was asked if he could assure the nation he wouldn't name someone "crazy" to replace ousted FBI Director James Comey. "Let me put this whole Russian thin...


Donald Trump dismisses Russia collusion claims as a 'total hoax'

Former President Barack Obama is starting to define his new role in the age of Donald Trump. But they asked Flynn to resign after news reports indicated he had ...


Bears get feisty, overtake Cardinal in NCAA golf regional

We just have to be really focused and extremely patient. The Bears shot 15-under-par 265 in Tuesday's second round at Stanford Golf Course. Tech, BYU and North ...


Republican health care plan would leave states on the hook

The House voted 217-213 on Thursday to send the legislation to the senate for its approval, local media reports said. GOP senators also made clear they will...


Travel Ban Hearing Puts Trump's Stump Rhetoric on Trial

The three-judge panel from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals had tough questions for each side. Judge Michael Daly Hawkins asked if Trump had ever said he...


Lonzo Ball confirms to ESPN his mother suffered a stroke

The source added that it's been "clear from the start our desired destination is Los Angeles". Tina Ball was noticeably absent from the public stage during th...


Israel urges United States to transfer embassy to Jerusalem

Consulate in Jerusalem , as some had urged him to do. The PLO's chief negotiator, Saeb Erekat, told CNN's Christiane Amanpour in January that the PLO would r...


Garland friend: Judge happy in job, no interest in FBI job

Daily local news headlines from across Gwinnett County. At the White House, Press Secretary Sean Spicer declined to comment on the source, instead offering ap...


Court pauses criminal case against Texas' attorney general

Hours after Paxton's team requested that the Dallas-based 5th Court of Appeals get involved, the court on Tuesday issued a stay of all proceedings in the case u...


Authorities seize 7000 birds in LA County cockfighting raid

An LASD image shows birds seized at an illegal cockfighting ring in Val Verde on May 15, 2017. Injured and dead roosters also were found, along with mobile co...


Melissa McCarthy does best Sean Spicer impression yet

Spicer said, adding "Spicey's back!" "Trump is innocent", McCarthy's Spicer proclaims about the president's connection to Russian Federation. He told us so....


Trump asked Comey to shut down Flynn investigation

On Friday, top Democrats on the House Oversight Committee and the House Judiciary Committee sent a letter to White House Counsel Donald McGahn requesting any ...


Donald Trump didn't threaten James Comey through his tweet, Sean Spicer confirms

Trump's tweet came the morning after he asserted Comey had told him three times he wasn't under FBI investigation. These illegal acts can not be ignored. McCa...


Mormon church pulls older boys from Boy Scouts programs

Thursday, the Church of Jesus Christ of Later-day Saints announced that as many as 185,000 youths would be leaving the Irving based organization and starting th...


Blac Youngsta Arrested In Connection With Young Dolph Shooting In Charlotte

Also, reports have surfaced that Blac Youngsta has bailed out of jail, but there hasn't been an official confirmation of that information. Because the vehic...


Supreme Court rejects appeal to reinstate North Carolina voter ID law

Critics had attacked the law as limiting minority voters' rights, while an appeal from the Fourth Circuit opinion claimed that the law targeted African Americ...


Supreme Court order unlikely to deter voting restrictions

The justices on Monday left in place last summer's ruling by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals striking down the law's photo ID requirement to vote in per...


Rubio 'Very Encouraged' Trump Considering Lawmakers for FBI Post

Trey Gowdy of SC, said Monday that he had taken himself out of the running. John Cornyn, one of several candidates President Donald Trump is considering to...


Pottstown School Board to vote on $62M budget with no tax hike

The Rome School District budget totals $115 million and also holds the line on property taxes. About a dozen volunteers met throughout the year to develop the...


Sanders to campaign with Montana Dem in special election

The Billings Gazette editorial board described its interviews with each candidate for Montana's special election in harsh terms in Sunday's editorial. "Gian...


Trump Says He Has 'Absolute Right' To Share Intelligence With Russia

The president tweeted , "I have been asking [now-former FBI] Director Comey & others, from the beginning of my administration, to find the LEAKERS in the intel...


Trump says he 'wanted to share with Russia'

U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chair Bob Corker had unusually harsh words for Donald Trump after news reports that the president had leaked highly ...


James Clapper: Defending democracy from Trump

Asked if they prefer Congress or an independent commission or special prosecutor to investigate Russia 's involvement, just 15 percent pick Congress, while 78 ...


Michael McFaul: Trump Intel Report a 'Complete Disaster'

The demand came from the Senate Minority leader Senator Chuck Schumer following a Washington Post report that Trump shared sensitive classified information wit...


American Lawmaker Gives The Most Heartfelt Plea Against Bill Targeting Immigrants

Republican Governor Greg Abbott has pledged to sign the bill into law. "Banning sanctuary cities is about stopping officials who have sworn to enforce the l...