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Wisconsin churches on alert amid hunt for gun theft suspect

A video of Jakubowski shows him dropping a white envelope addressed to President Donald Trump in a mailbox Tuesday. Rock County Sheriff Richard Spoden said...


Executing multiple inmates the same day was common, now rare

Ward, who has been on death row since 1980 for the strangulation death of 18-year-old Rebecca Lynn Doss, was issued a stay of execution Friday night. The dr...


Manhunt ends for suspect who mailed manifesto to Trump, threatened police

This subject was taken into custody without incident and positively identified as Joseph A. Jakubowski . In the manifesto Jakubowski also threatened to steal...


9-year-old injured in San Bernardino school shooting 'recovering well'

Friends and family on Friday night held a memorial for Smith at her church, Grace Chapel in San Bernardino , where Smith's adult children spoke. We applaud t...


Rocket explosion hurts 4 at University of Idaho

The explosion occurred in a parking lot near the campus steam plant around 9:50 p.m. Ewart said that classes on the 12,000-student campus would not be interru...


'If you're alive, raise your hand,' officer tells patrons

By 2:15 a.m., first responders make their way to the dance floor, the area where the most victims died. Mina said that's one area police could have handled be...


Russia-Syria Ties to Dominate G7 Meeting of Foreign Ministers

In Iran, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the USA missile strike was a "a strategic error, and a repeat of the mistakes of the past", the state news a...


Patrol: Inmate suspected in beating death of serial killer

Donald Harvey, 64, died Thursday, two days after he was attacked and beaten in his prison cell. A prisons spokeswoman says the 64-year-old was found beaten at...


Cueto pitches 7 innings as Giants beat Rockies 8-2

The right-handed pitcher could only manage to complete three innings against the San Francisco Giants, in which he, remarkably, only conceded a single hit and n...


Republican Wins Kansas 4th District Congressional Special Election

Estes had double his campaign cash. A Democratic civil rights attorney running in the nation's first congressional election since President Donald Trump's Nov...


Adults scour park for prizes in adult-only Easter egg hunt

The day will include a one-hour train ride, an Easter egg hunt and a chance to win a giant chocolate bunny. The 11th Easter Egg Hunt from 10-11 a.m.at Columbi...


Report on East Coast prep school details decades of sexual misconduct

The school was attended by Ivanka Trump, John F. Kennedy Jr. The school was also slow to act when the faculty member in question was a long-term and admired tea...


Jared Kushner omits some foreign contacts on security form

But Bannon continues to have powerful allies of his own. Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) on Sunday tweeted at President Trump, calling White House chief strategist ...


Fugitive accused of robbing gun shop/sending manifesto to president — CAPTURED

He is being taken back to Rock County for processing. Located under a tarp he was using for a tent, Jakubowski looked disheveled and it appeared that he hadn'...


Trump's senior adviser Kushner meets Iraqi PM

The 36-year-old Jared Kushner and his first trip to the risky Iraq come at a critical time as Trump examines ways to accelerate a US-led coalition campaign that...


Dems ask FBI to suspend Kushner's security clearance

Those contacts included at least two meetings with high-level Russians while Kushner was working on Trump's transition: Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and Se...


Democrats Block Trump's Supreme Court Pick

Gorsuch was nominated by President Donald Trump to fill the vacancy left on the court by the February 2016 death of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia. Three Sena...


Police probe motives behind fatal San Bernardino classroom shooting

Karen Smith and Jonathan Martinez were both killed by Cedric Anderson , Smith's estranged husband, when he walked into the special needs classroom where she w...


From coal industry to education, groups applaud Justice's veto

According to WV Metro News, the $4.1 billion bill "included an increase in the consumer sales tax, a B&O tax on businesses and a rich man's tax". That plan wo...


Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit

Last year, the ACC made a decision to pull its neutral-site championship games and tournaments out of North Carolina because of House Bill 2, the controversial ...


Narrow win for Estes tests GOP confidence

The race to replace former Rep. Mike Pompeo, who resigned to become the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, was the first big test of Democratic anger...


Bernie Sanders, Tom Perez set to rally in Maine

Sanders said, "I do not believe that if Trump continues these policies that he's going to be re-elected". The news comes following a weekend article in the ...


4 bodies found in Long Island park

The news conference came hours after distraught family and friends of two missing Long Island teens - Jorge Tigre, 18, and Justin Llivicura, 16 - came to the cr...


Trump triggers USA bond yield slide, dollar recovers

The stock rose 1.7% in premarket trading on Thursday. The S&P slid 0.4 percent. Japan's Nikkei 225 Index slid by 0.7 percent, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index ...


Rescuers pluck passengers from stuck roller coaster

The ride has had this problem before when it became stuck in 2014. Luckily, the ride stopped while riders were upright. It's not the first time riders have be...


Trump and taxes: Back to drawing board, seeks GOP consensus

Get the hottest, most important news stories on the Internet - delivered FREE to your inbox as soon as they break! Trump's administration has threatened to stop...


Easter egg hunts offer fun for families

The Oswego Kiwanis Club will host the 2017 edition of the annual Easter Egg Hunt on April 15. If you're looking for a way to work off that Easter Dinner befor...


Neil Gorsuch Is Officially Confirmed To the Supreme Court

McConnell said he remains "absolutely" committed to retaining the filibuster for legislation, calling it the "essence of the Senate". "I am very concerned abo...


Misogyny certainly contributed to electoral loss, says Hillary Clinton

Clinton made a brief retreat from public life after her presidential loss in November, but has recently become more active in making appearances and criticizing...


Under fire, Republicans try to keep town halls under control

He was criticized for both his views on health care and his failure to vote to extend the Violence Against Woman Act. "I've supported the local solicitor here...


Kelsey Plum goes No. 1 in WNBA draft

Former Oregon State star Sydney Wiese is projected to be a top-10 overall pick, after former Beavers Jamie Weisner and Ruth Hamblin were both second-round selec...


4-year-old dodges bullets as suspects fire shots into barbershop

A little girl narrowly escaped getting shot when gunfire shattered the window of a strip mall's barbershop. A 4-year-old girl in a pink outfit dances around...


NY state approves plan for free college tuition

About 940,000 families will qualify for free tuition at all City University of New York ( CUNY ) and State University of New York ( SUNY ) two- and four...


CIA director: WikiLeaks 'hostile'

Still, in perhaps the most remarkable moments of Pompeo's speech, he called the Washington Post and the New York Times "legitimate news organizations" and wen...


Applause, Dismay, as Branstad Signs Gun Rights Bill

Iowa firearms advocates took a moment to revel in their victory Thursday as Gov. Terry Branstad signed into law what they called the most "monumental" piece of ...