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Wisconsin Lottery alerts local retail clerks about manhunt suspect

This letter is being forwarded for analysis and its authenticity is in question. Spoden said he doesn't have information or evidence that anyone is assisting ...


Trump removes top strategist Steve Bannon from the Security Council

Since Bannon has come to symbolize much of the ideology that the president's opponents reject, as a figurehead in part of the nebulous and ill-defined movement ...


Wealthy White House staffers' finances detailed in new disclosures

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner will continue to stay as beneficiaries of the Kushner's family sprawling real estate business worth $ 740 million , despite the...


Sessions to tour Arizona-Mexico border Tuesday

Sessions will tour what is mostly rough terrain along the worldwide border in Nogales, Arizona, about roughly 70 miles south of Tucson. The new enforcement pr...


Tillerson Says US and Russia Remain Divided on Syria

He also blamed former President Barack Obama's administration for "irritants" in the relationship that he said can now be alleviated. The Russians operate dro...


Sharks beat Oilers 3-2 in overtime in Game 1

Edmonton center Connor McDavid , the NHL's leading scorer in the regular season , had one assist in his playoff debut to extend his points streak to 15 games...


How Does the 'Mother of All Bombs' Compare to a Nuclear Bomb?

The GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb in an image provided by Eglin Air Force Base. The "Mother of All Bombs" was used for the first time in eastern Af...


Rays' Longoria hits 1st home run of new major league season

Dickerson hit the first leadoff homer of his career, driving Michael Pineda's third pitch of the night into the right-field seats. They wasted a record-breaki...


How Will NY's Free College Tuition Program Work?

The idea is that students will earn their degrees and then their contributions to New York's economy will help offset the cost the state incurs by paying thei...


Trump Administration Decides to Keep a Key Part of Obamacare in Place

By contrast, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer's spokesman Matt House argues that "failing to make these payments would be a direct effort by the administrat...


First Muslim Woman Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam Found Dead in Hudson River

In 2013, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo nominated her to the New York State Court of Appeals, the highest court in the state. Lambda Legal, a New York-bas...


After earlier denial, police say they have rapper's jewelry

According to the New York Post's Page Six , Biloxi police have retrieved his jewelry from the impound and it will be returned to the rapper. After initiall...


Republican House Rules: How the GOP Confirmed Gorsuch

All of the remaining Democrats voted against the Gorsuch nomination; they were joined by two Independents - Angus King of ME and Bernie Sanders of Vermont. For ...


US vows to keep up pressure on Syria after missile strikes

Johnson condemned Russia's continued defence of Assad "even after the chemical weapons attack on innocent civilians". The target: the Assad military's Sha...


Trump suggests Susan Rice unmasking requests may be criminal

And with that news, which was first reported Sunday by conservative social-media agitator Mike Cernovich and confirmed Monday by Bloomberg's Eli Lake, Washingto...


Neil Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court justice

Sirens wailed in the background, a sign that street life took no break in the U.S. capital, even as the newest justice gave his very brief speech. Gorsuch, 49...


US show of force to North Korea also could show US weakness

Chinese President Xi Jinping appears to be on board with the U.S. when it comes to North Korea's nuclear program. The US' show of strength has prompted the ...


Iowa may absorb $3M cost of cutting Planned Parenthood funds

Christie. The bill was one of 15 measures that advanced without the governor's signature. It's worth mentioning that even if Hogan had meant to veto the bill,...


Illegal migration at USA border at lowest point in 17 years- Kelly

The AP notes the prototypes are expected to cost about $200,000 to $500,000 each; estimates for the cost of the wall covering the 2,000-mile border, however, ra...


Northwestern University crew member dies during practice

He fell into the water near McCormick and Pratt Avenue, where police and fire rescue units searched into the night. "There was also a coach in a motorized boat ...


Gorsuch takes first oath before joining high court

Last week, after much debate and a controversial rule change, the U.S. Senate confirmed Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court . It will be interesting to ...


New Mexico school lunch law outlaws shamming

New Mexico is a minority-majority state, where more than 50 percent of students identify as Hispanic or Latino. OR teacher Gibson Howton, whose Facebook po...


Firefighters battle large blaze in downtown Portsmouth

Among the buildings on fire, an apartment building filled with residents, some asleep at midnight. When Dan Hayes woke to the sounds of fire alarms he didn't ...


Iranian president reaffirms support for Syria

The use of chemical weapons against civilians in Syria has sparked a diplomatic incident, as Trump's airstrikes has him squaring up to the Putin-supported Ass...


Despite Republican scandals Alabama solidly red, for now

In fact, both Bentley and his former top advisor, Rebekah Mason, were expelled from First Baptist Church of Tuscaloosa after the release of an audio recording...


Squirrel served ice cream cones daily at North Carolina shop

Shop owners Scott and Pam Martin have adopted Putter the squirrel after the little mite made a decision to swipe a customer's cone. Fantasy have also shared s...


Hillary Would Be On Trial If Not For Comey

In an interview with Fox Business Tuesday, the president also suggested he could change his mind on whether FBI Director James Comey remains in his post. "Whe...


Family on a college scouting trip killed in plane crash

The plane was approaching the Eugene Airport when it crashed near the town of Harrisburg about 10 miles (16 kilometers) north of the airport, the Register-Guard...


Inmates assault 3 Tennessee correctional officers

Officer Jesse Shockley was held hostage for about three hours until the TDOC Special Operations Unit was able to regain control around 7 p.m. It's not clear i...


HUD Sec. Ben Carson gets trapped in public housing elevator

Mourning is behind the development of the affordable housing project at 1699 NW Fourth Ave. that opened a year ago. "They're important in leveraging public and ...


Why Christians Should Celebrate a Passover Seder

It would pass over that house and not kill the first-born child. Every household would take an unblemished one-year old male lamb and look after it for four...


North Carolina Republicans file bill going after same-sex marriage

The sponsors argue in the bill language that it's "clear that laws concerning marriage are for each state to establish and maintain severally and independentl...


Trump Puts Bannon On Notice

After the inauguration, Trump sparked more controversy by keeping Bannon on board as his chief political strategist. However, PolitiFact has found that Trum...


Sacramento Police Officer Caught On Camera Beating Black Pedestrian After Alleged Jaywalking

A criminal investigation into the officer's actions has also been launched, the department said. The officer asked the man to stop a few times but he continue...


NY makes tuition free, but students must stay after college

In the fall of 2017, families earning up to $100,000 annually will be eligible. That was true, for example, when California raised its minimum wage to $15 just ...