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Annual Easter Egg Hunt Rescheduled For Thursday

Saturday, 11 a.m.: The Town of Rolling Hills, just north of Glenrock on Highway 95, is hosting an Easter egg hunt at Rolling Hills Town Park, 38 S. Badger Rd. S...


'Manchester by the Sea' inspired New York duo to kill son

When police arrived on the scene, Ernest Franklin reportedly pointed to the room where his dead son was lying. Manchester By The Sea took home two Academy A...


Gunman Reported At Merrick Park In Coral Gables

According to NBC Miami , police say that two people were shot inside the Equinox gym (370 San Lorenzo Ave) and that the gunman was killed. A man accused ...


NY lawmakers approve free middle class college tuition

The plan crafted by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo will apply to any NY student whose family with an annual income of $125,000 or less. Almost 80 percent of NY ...


Wildfires scorch parts of Florida; gov. declares emergency

Florida Gov.r Rick Scott issued a state of emergency Tuesday afternoon following the brush fires in hopes of gaining financial resources and mutual aid. The e...


Dog Gone: Pet named General opens doors, flees animal clinic

As for how General was able to get out the back door, the animal hospital explained on Facebook that the door isn't locked from the inside, but instead requir...


New York lawmakers approve free middle class college tuition

It is revealed about 80 percent of the families in NY with college-age kids could use the Excelsior Scholarship program . A three-year phase-in of the progra...


News of Iraq trip while Kushner was midair poses risks

After arriving, Kushner, who has no previous experience in government, joined Dunford for meetings with the United States ambassador to Baghdad and the senior A...


Sen. Boozman: Nuclear Option OK If Needed To Confirm Gorsuch

Maria Cantwell of Washington , Thomas R. Carper of DE and Bill Nelson of Florida, who all voted to break a filibuster on Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr., an appoin...


No G7 consensus on fresh Syria sanctions: Italy's Alfano

The G-7 blames Assad's military for a deadly chemical attack last week that killed more than 80 people. A US military spokesman says the USA has taken extra d...


NY set to make state college tuition free for middle class

All told, the budget includes $7.5 billion in support for higher education, a 6.3 percent increase in funding over the prior year. Governor Andrew Cuomo has ...


Twitter Withdraws Lawsuit After DHS Drops Demands For Alt-Account's Identity

The suit alleges that the DHS attempted to use its "limited-purpose investigatory tool" to try and discover who the individuals behind the accounts were. On J...


Obama aides push back against criticism of inaction on Syria

Foreign Ministers and representatives of the G7 group will meet on Monday and Tuesday in the Italian city of Lucca to discuss Syria and ways to counter the Isla...


Trump speaks with Egyptian president on church bombings

Islamic State (outlawed in Russia) has claimed responsibility for the attacks. Rev. Danial Maher, of the Tanta church, lost his 23-year-old son, Beshoy, who w...


Here's The Info On The Car That Rammed Capitol Police

When police stopped the auto after a brief pursuit, they fired shots as they tried to arrest the suspect, Malecki said. United States police on Wednesday (Mar...


Trump explained US position on Thaad to Xi: South Korea

Last week, the president tweeted that his meeting with Xi would be "very hard". But Trump's inaugural visit with Xi had a little more drama. "President Trump ...


Gorsuch takes Supreme Court seat after divisive confirmation

Trump picked Gorsuch to fill the court vacancy in late January, and last week the U.S. Senate gave its approval after a contentious, partisan confirmation pro...


Suspected Stockholm attacker was rejected for asylum

Prior to Friday's attack, Sweden had escaped much of the violence which has afflicted other European capitals. The Swedish TT news agency said city officials ...


Iowa high school grad rate hits new high; dropout rate rises

Regulations issued by President Barack Obama's administration cleared that up: They specified that states must identify and provide comprehensive support to hig...


Sessions outlines border enforcement plan

The President has made this a priority - and already we are seeing the results. Trump's administration is seeking a $1 billion down payment on the structure. If...


Cases, but also cafeteria duty, await Gorsuch at high court

It is reported that he was first informed of his prospective nomination by Leonard Leo, head of the ultra-right Federalist Society, not by any representative of...


Cruz says eyes of nation on Kansas House race

The race, for the seat that opened up when former Rep. Mike Pompeo was chosen as Donald Trump's Central Intelligence Agency director, is between Republican Ron ...


Brief marriage precedes fatal San Bernardino school shooting

Monday's shooting at North Park Elementary, the latest of dozens of US schools traumatized by armed intruders in recent years, left a second child badly wounded...


Charlie Baker, Massachusetts Republican, is most popular governor in the U.S

Three-fourths (75 percent) of Bay Staters approve of Baker, while 17 percent disapprove. A total of 63% of respondents disapproved of the job the governor is pe...


Once Again, Judge Rules Texas Voter-ID Law Intentionally Discriminates Against Minorities

District Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos, said . Passed in 2011, the state's Voter ID law is one of the toughest in the nation. Sign up at Tribune.com for our u...


Sergio Garcia wins first major in dramatic playoff at the Masters

I felt fantastic out there. "It was the most free that I've ever felt at Augusta National, and so be it that I end up shooting one of my worst rounds", Spieth...


Bentley not personally involved in resign talks

Yasamie August made the statement as the House Judiciary Committee was set to begin impeachment hearings at 10 a.m. Bentley's aw-shucks image was shattered in...


Islamic State 'war minister' killed in airstrike

On Thursday, the US-led coalition said that it had killed a propaganda chief and associates in an air strike in al-Qaim. The propaganda of Ansari and those wh...


Russian Federation warns of serious consequences from US Syria strike

Damascus and Moscow denied Syrian forces were behind the gas attack but Western countries dismissed their explanation that chemicals leaked from a rebel weapo...


GOP health bill in shambles, House commences two-week break

It's unclear if the change will move any of the previously declared "no" votes to a "yes". Democrats are opposed repealing the ACA and instead have tried to c...


After a body-pounding inning, Cardinals' Piscotty is fine

I love that stuff". St. Louis Cardinals right fielder Stephen Piscotty passed Major League Baseball's concussion protocol on Wednesday and is eligible to re...


Manhunt Underway for Fugitive Who Sent Manifesto to Trump

Police in Rock County have arrested or ticketed Jakubowski more than 50 times in the past decade for driving-related infractions. Police said Jakubowski could...


South African president accuses protesters of racism

Hundreds of thousands of South Africans of all races took to the streets on Friday to demand that Zuma step down. "It is also clear that racists have become m...


The Senate Confirmed Neil Gorsuch To The Supreme Court

GOP Sen. Johnny Isakson of Georgia did not vote. "Congratulations to an exceptionally qualified and respected judge", the president tweeted. He is dedicated t...


Passenger is dragged off overbooked United flight

The department said in a brief statement Monday it did not condone the aviation security officers' actions Sunday night. Another passenger, Jayce Anspach, said...