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One dead, two missing after Wisconsin corn mill explosion

Two of the workers were unhurt. Two of them were treated and released, while 12 employees were transported to area hospitals by either ambulance, Med Flight or ...


The White House Says It Won't Answer Questions About Russia Anymore

What Jared Kushner did after the election is not in dispute. The White House is reportedly considering other changes, like fewer on-camera briefings. Kushne...


Cuomo Forms 'United States Climate Alliance' With California and Washington State Governors

Calling the accord "irreversible", they stated: "We firmly believe that the Paris agreement can not be renegotiated". The Paris accord, reached by almost 200 ...


U.S. climate decision leaves Europe incensed, dismayed

On Wednesday, Jean-Claude Juncker, European Commission president and a lawyer, said at a conference of the Confederation of German Employers in Berlin that "the...


Woman Held Captive by SC Serial Killer to Get $25000 Reward

Todd Kohlhepp admitted his role in the deaths of seven people less than seven months after he was arrested when investigators checking on a missing couple resc...


Georgia peach crop faces nearly 80% loss this year

He says an overly warm winter and hard freeze in the early spring caused the loss in crops. ". We will probably have half the crop we were supposed to". "It rea...


Ethanol-Processing Plant Blast in Wisconsin Leaves 1 Dead

He added that the mill processes corn and corn by-products for ethanol plants, but the explosion occurred across the street from Didion's ethanol manufacturing ...


Trump's withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord a 'great disappointment'

Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi said abandoning the commitments we made in the Paris Climate Agreement is a massive self-inflicted wound to th...


Trump Makes Unusual Case for Eliminating Legislative Filibuster

The House could concur with the Senate version or request a committee of conference to provide its input. House GOP leaders scheduled debate and the first o...


US may do less harm outside climate pact than in it

The leaders of France, Germany and Italy issued a joint statement last night to say that the Paris climate accord can not be renegotiated as Mr Trump has ...


'You got no safe place': Portland stabbing suspect rants in court

Jeremy Joseph Christian , the suspect who stabbed two people to death and injured another last Friday on a crowded transit train, was arraigned in Multnomah Cou...


Illinois Legislature, governor set national futility record

According to Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee), the majority of the blame for the latest legislative impasse, especially in regards to no balanced budget ...


Indian-American Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee contest

But late into the night Thursday, it still wasn't clear who would win. Apart from " marocain ", Vinay also spelled the words, gifblaar, wayzgoose , tschefuncte...


World leaders say climate change deal can't be renegotiated

President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the landmark Paris Accord sent shockwaves across the globe, with world leaders, scientists ...


The White House's Contradictory Message on Kushner

Perhaps the biggest bombshell to come out of the gaggle was the White House's shift on the Russian Federation investigation. So instead of taking the sensible, ...


Sen. Schumer Calls Paris Accord Withdrawal 'Monumental Mistake'

As the World Resources Institute has pointed out, if the USA states that support the Paris Agreement were counted as a country, they'd be the fifth large...


China's media calls Donald Trump's withdrawal from Paris accord 'global setback'

Though Trump thinks the agreement is an unfair agreement to the United States , Christiana Figueres disagrees. During the campaign, Trump said the acco...


Julian Assange considers offer to guest-host Sean Hannity radio show

Hannity - who also presents on Fox News - had formerly been a critic of Assange for leaking USA documents, saying he had waged war against America. "My physical...


Final Ringling Bros circus sells out in New York

Circus, which he saw as a 5-year-old in 1961. Animal trainers Hans and Mary Klose pose with their animals for a portrait before taking part in the last weeken...


No Budget Vote on Deadline Day; Gridlock Extends into June

Rauner has blamed Democrats for failing to address the pro-business " structural changes " he seeks, such as cost-cutting restrictions on workers' compensation....


Video shows bounty hunters approach man before shootout

When it was over, Fidel Garcia Jr., 54, and Gabriel Bernal, 33, were dead. Police estimated that 20 shots were fired in about six seconds. All three men inv...


Finals of National Spelling Bee begin with 40 elite spellers

Rohan Rajeev, of Edmond, Oklahoma, did advance to the finals, however. Those who didn't misspell a word were then at the mercy of their score on a written spe...


Theresa May tells Trump of 'disappointment' at US climate pact exit

It may be years, however, before the country can formally exit the deal, but Trump said he'll immediately halt implementation. China's Premier Li Keqiang ...


Men used blowtorch to break into ATM, police say

Washington police say some would-be thieves tried to use a blow torch to steal from an ATM, but they left empty-handed after accidentally setting the mone...


California, New York, Washington unite to back climate pact

It demonstrates the U.S.is willing to back away from a coalition it assembled just 18 months ago. Almost 200 countries joined the landmark deal forged under Tru...


National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4

MARTIN: I like how much you're getting into this. Lucky for word lovers, ESPN is broadcasting the spelling bee as it happens for the 24th time in the even...


Sheriff: Explosion at Wisconsin plant kills at least 1

The names of the victims have not yet been released. Authorities say there were 17 people not 16 inside the southern Wisconsin corn mill that exploded late ...


Middletown Man Sentenced To 70 Years In Son's Death

Twenty-three-year-old Tony Moreno is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday in Middletown Superior Court . Denise Moreno and a police officer arrived at the...


15 spellers remain at grueling National Spelling Bee

Padhy is also a member of her local swim team and runs cross country. Una VanWynsberghe of Van Wert, Ohio, correctly spelled "regurgitant" on Wednesday mornin...


Documents: Doctor arrested at Trump Hotel spoke of McVeigh

Moles was arrested at Trump International Hotel in downtown Washington on Wednesday and faces charges of unlawful possession and transportation of a firearm. ...


Portland white supremacist describes stabbings to court: 'I call it patriotism'

Jeremy Christian , the 35-year-old white supremacist who fatally stabbed Ricky John Best and Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche on Friday night in Portland , ma...


Free fishing offered at Kentucky parks June 3-4

For more information on how to get a fishing license, visit CPW's website . This a Colorado Parks and Wildlife event, which may come as a surprise to most si...


Teen Thanks Defenders After Being Protected From Portland White Supremacist

In a letter to Trump, Asha Deliverance said her son Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche and two other men acted did not hesitate to confront the bully because the two...


Cleveland Officer Timothy Loehmann Fired in Wake of Tamir Rice Shooting

In a statement , Rice's mother said that Loehmann's firing for lying on his application and not for fatally shooting her son "only added insult to the pain...


Former FBI Director Comey to testify before Congress on June 8

Comey, who was sacked by President Donald Trump , will be presenting his side of the story to senators in both an open and a closed session. Since his firing...