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Police detain teen in fatal beating of 86-year-old woman

After killing Petrus, the attacker fled, jumping over a fence on the perimeter of Highlands High School. Linda Parisi, well-known in the Sacramento area, said...


Tennessee kidnapping suspect makes first appearance in court

In a statement they said they are focusing on the teen's recovery. Last week, authorities found the teenager in Northern California and arrested her forensics...


Senator: Trump won't let NKorea build missile to reach US

A cybersecurity firm in the United States believes state-sponsored Chinese hackers were trying to infiltrate an organization with connections to US-built missil...


Flooding Threatens St. Louis Area With Heavy Rainfall

Significant flooding continues along the Dan River in Danville, but the river has crested and is now falling. The folks at the National Weather Service office...


HdG Lights Up Blue For Fallen Delaware Trooper

During a news conference on Thursday , officials released more details about the incident. In a press conference Thursday , state police said that they think ...


Assad: Israel supplies ISIS with Weapons, Logistics and Medicine

But an Israeli government minister said "the incident in Syria" fits Israel's policy of trying to stop weapons from being shipped from Syria to Hezbollah in Leb...


Arkansas Executes Fourth Inmate in Eight Days

Thornton/The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette via AP). In this Monday, April 24, 2017, photo, Lynn Scott, sister of inmate Jack Jones, weeps over a photo of her brothe...


Zidane speaks out against far-right Marine Le Pen

The far-right Le Pen unexpectedly turned up at the tumble-drier Whirlpool plant in Amiens, in the northern rustbelt and whipped up passions among workers, accus...


US, North Korea face off in high-stakes game of chicken

And while it is believed that North Korea has yet to produce a missile that can carry a nuclear warhead to the US, it is steadily moving closer to that target. ...


Trump finds that CEO-as-president isn't always a natural fit

Earlier this week, green groups told the Washington Post that Trump wants to "carve up this country into as many giveaways to the oil and gas industry as po...


Protests Expected At Free Speech Rally In Berkeley; Ann Coulter Speech Canceled

School officials said the Berkeley College Republicans and Young America's Foundation, who had planned to host Coulter, didn't follow procedure. The tension ill...


Berkeley protests peaceful as hundreds rally over Coulter

Six people were arrested, including one for obstructing an officer and wearing a mask to evade police, and another for possessing a knife. Ann Coulter didn'...


Sheriff: Driver faces DUI charges after hitting 5 kids near bus

Quintana saw the black vehicle had hit another auto about 4,000 feet (1,219.2 meters) down the road. Three children were treated for minor injuries. The other...


Sean Spicer Speaks 'Fluent Moron — Howard Stern

His words were an attempt to amplify the magnitude of assessments that Assad used sarin gas in an assault last week on Khan Sheikhoun, a town in Syria's Idlib p...


Texas poised to pass 'sanctuary city' ban with jail penalty

Thursday. The House version of SB 4 initially stripped out the last provision from the version of the bill passed by the senate, but Tyler Representative ...


Jury gives death penalty to ambush killer

The trooper was shot multiple times and died at a hospital, state police Superintendent Col. Nathaniel McQueen said at a news conference. Prosecutors called F...


Trooper slaying suspect shot dead after barricade

One of the suspects, identified as Burgon Sealy Jr., exited the vehicle and fired a number of shots, killing Ballard. The suspect was then shot by law enforceme...


Exxon appeals US Treasurury for permission to drill in Russian Federation

Asked about the waiver application, Alan Jeffers, an Exxon Mobil spokesman, said , "We don't comment on ongoing issues". The Wall Street Journal first repo...


Cities, University of Nevada Celebrate Arbor Day With Tree Plantings

According to Tree People , if you were to strategically place three trees around a single-family home, it could cut summer air conditioning needs by up to 50 p...


Conservative caucus backs GOP health bill but fate uncertain

The latest version of Obamacare repeal and replace would leave it up to the states on how much insurers can charge older customers beginning next year. His plan...


Suspect barricaded in home after Delaware officer killed

The passenger, Sealy, allegedly shot Ballard with a gun he produced from his waistband after Ballard asked him to step out of the vehicle. He graduated from the...


Ann Coulter a no-show at raucous but peaceful Berkeley rally

The current debate at Berkeley over the contested appearance of Ann Coulter as a guest speaker, of course, is emblematic of the larger, serious issue of which v...


Senate votes to confirm Rosenstein as deputy attorney general

Rosenstein's confirmation comes after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from any investigations into Russia's involvement in the 2016 election. In ...


Trump signs whistleblower protection order at Veterans Affairs

While President Donald Trump's budget blueprint calls for a 6 percent increase in VA funding, the memo indicated that the government's second-largest agency wit...


Wells Fargo faces shareholders, protesters at annual meeting

The bank has changed the way it pays branch employees, reclaimed promised compensation to several executives and apologized to customers after regulators impose...


Suspended Alabama judge running for Senate

The Republican's announcement was met with raucous applause by supporters in the crowd. The one sure thing is that if Moore fails in his third statewide non...


Ignore Trump on climate

But the USA could unilaterally change its commitment to cut greenhouse gas emissions without any concrete penalty. The U.S.is still the world's second largest a...


ICE nabs seven criminal aliens from Brazoria County

Weapons charges and drug violations. The other 19 had committed more minor or less-violent offenses, the agency said, including petty theft, trespassing, driv...


Iran not living up to 'spirit' of nuclear deal, says Donald Trump

Tillerson told reporters the review, which he announced on Tuesday, would not only look at Tehran's compliance with a 2015 nuclear deal but also its behavior ...


Blumenthal votes against Justice nominee over Russian Federation probe

Rod Rosenstein was overwhelmingly confirmed to be the next deputy attorney general, after a Senate vote that was 94-6 Tuesday. In 2005, he was nominated by fo...


Senate confirms Rosenstein as deputy attorney general

In an interview before his confirmation with the Wall Street Journal (sub. req.), Rosenstein appeared skeptical of special counsel probes. Nevertheless, Ros...


Senate Confirms Deputy Attorney General in Charge of Russia Probe

His March confirmation hearing took on new importance after his new boss, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, bowed to pressure and recused himself from any investi...


Trump says NAFTA negotiations start now - but they can't

The New York Daily News has a comprehensive list of Trump's remarks on NAFTA, but here are just two out of several tweets Trump sent during the campaign. Trum...


Chinese court sentences US businesswoman accused of spying

The judge did not say if Phan-Gillis, a 57-year-old business consultant from Houston who has already been detained for two years, would be deported before ser...


White House backs off as lawmakers work to avert shutdown

Vice President Mike Pence waves as he arrives for a Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 25, 2017 . But the capital city is...