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Court documents: Mother had abused teen in kidnapping case

Cummins was read the federal charge against him: transportation of a minor across state lines for the objective of criminal sexual intercourse. Cummins entere...


Some rivers receding, but Mississippi River remains high

Coast Guard spokesman. Route 30/Gravois (Fenton, St. Louis County) at Meramec River - remains closed . MoDOT says all Eastbound and Westbound lanes of I-44...


Planned Parenthood Prez Pleads With Voters to Stop AHCA

The AHCA has officially passed the House with a majority of votes. The House passed the plan Thursday by a narrow 217-213. He hosted House members who suppo...


Donald Trump signs executive order promoting free speech and religious liberty

The executive order promises that the executive branch of the federal government will honor and enforce all existing protections for religious liberty. "We wi...


Newcastle win Championship, Blackburn relegated on dramatic final day

That would have given Brighton the Championship title, but Villa hit back late in the day, with Jack Grealish hitting a deflected strike to give Villa a point...


Dionne: GOP health care bill is shamefully indecent

All over the country Americans watched with disgust as the House Republicans rammed through their latest plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act , before the C...


Trump Signs $1 Trillion Spending Bill, Keeps Government Open

And that was in a chamber Republicans control 238-193. Democrats aren't happy about the House Republican health care bill, but they are upbeat about the prosp...


Heavy rain triggers flood watch for much of Maine

Friday , according to the National Weather Service at State College. Heavy rain is expected Friday night into Saturday morning, with between 1 and 3 inc...


Officers Shoot Suspect After Discovering Double Murder In South Boston Penthouse

Bampumim Teixeira was transferred to a local hospital immediately after the incident. "It's very troubling", Boston Police Commissioner William Evans told ...


Berkeley hails peaceful debate over Ann Coulter

The liberal American Civil Liberties Union would disagree with Bell's assertion, as the group has stated Coulter's right to free speech was violated by the sc...


Trump 'built up conditions for aggressive war' with North Korea

General McMaster said North Korea poses "a grave threat", not just to the U.S. and its Asian allies, but also to China. Despite that, Trump said he would be "...


Bella Hadid Slays in Backless Jumpsuit at Met Gala 2017!

Kerry's dress featured sequins and studs of all sizes and some sultry cut-outs throughout the dress. Her thong bodysuit underneath was hand-painted onto her cu...


France begins voting in second round of presidential election

The government has struggled to cope with immigration and integration. "So it's easy for me", voter Chantal Giddens said. This time she scored more than 21 pe...


Mississippi River cresting in flood-hit Illinois, southern Missouri

Midwest to crest over the weekend. Downpours that dumped up to a foot of rain in parts of the nation's midsection last weekend led to the sudden surge of wate...


Winners and losers under the House GOP health bill

Debate over whether the U.S. government should fund some form of universal healthcare as medical costs sky-rocketed has raged for almost a century. Obama: The...


Jay Paterno Elected to Penn State Board of Trustees

University trustees later said one of the reasons they removed Paterno was his handling of the 2001 complaint by another assistant coach who saw Sandusky appare...


First double execution in US

Because of the temporary stay, Williams was taken to the death chamber, then taken back to a cell to wait. Williams requested three pieces of fried chicken, p...


Suspect arrested in cold case of slain Calif. Bible-camp workers

A man has been identified as the suspected killer of two El Dorado County camp counselors who were shot and killed while in their sleeping bags on a Sonoma Coun...


California students suspended for 'liking' racist posts sue

The high school had to be placed on lockdown following the fight. . The district's administration is largely white. One student recounted how he wasted a yea...


Leaked Document Indicates Big Proposed Cuts To Drug Czar's Office

A USA senator said Sunday a proposal to cut almost the entire budget of the "drug czar" would be a "pandemic" but the Health and Human Services secretary said...


Obama receiving Profile in Courage Award from Kennedys

Former U.S. President Barack Obama is expected in Boston on Sunday to receive the John F. Kennedy Foundation's annual " Profile in Courage Award", honoring...


Penn State Frat Brothers Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter

Piazza fell down a long set of steps that night, and fell several other times, injuring his head, Miller said . Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks ...


Nebraska will drop charges if man agrees to Iowa extradition

A Nebraska prosecutor says he expects a man accused of shooting two Iowa deputies, one fatally, while escaping from jail to agree to be sent back to Iowa this w...


Suspect barricaded in home after DE officer killed

A second suspect was arrested at the scene of the crime. He had served with Delaware State Police for more than eight years. Authorities say a man suspected o...


US to attend UN climate summit as it considers Paris pullout

The reported shift in opinion among White House aides comes despite strong calls from leading businesses and scientists for the United States to remain in the c...


TSA warns of possible vehicle ramming attacks

Berlin was also the site of a deadly vehicular attack in December, when a man hijacked a truck and slammed into shoppers at a Christmas market killing 12 people...


Don't use my story: Girls Who Code founder to Ivanka Trump

Naming the Palm Beach resort, which Mr. Trump bought in 1985, the "winter White House", the article describes how its original owner gifted the estate to the ...


Trump signs executive order to promote religious liberty

Numerous religious leaders News 5 spoke with on Thursday from local churches, Focus on the Family, the Colorado Catholic Conference and the Family Policy Allian...


Ryan says House health bill coverage sufficient

Labrador's quote affirms absolutely everything that Democrats have been arguing about Republicans since the fight over the GOP health care plan began: That they...


San Diego police shoot, kill teen holding a BB gun

Balch Springs police officer and Iraq combat veteran Roy Oliver fired into a vehicle of teenagers after they ignored his orders to stop while driving away from ...


2 doctors found dead in penthouse likely knew killer

On Saturday, Boston Police identified the suspsect as 30-year-old Bampumim Teixeira of Chelsea. Police say Teixeira was shot and hospitalized with non-life-th...


Jay Paterno, son of legendary coach, wins trustee seat at Penn State

Paterno is a former Penn State assistant, being on-staff from 1995 to 2011. Paterno died of lung cancer early the next year. The Paterno family has staunchly ...


Attorney: Officer Threatened Black Man Before Fatal Shooting

Following the July 5, 2016 shooting death of Baton Rouge resident Alton Sterling in an altercation with police, many performers gained additional attention as...


No women are involved in crafting Trump's Obamacare repeal plan

But in its place, the bill allows insurers to charge people who have been uninsured for about two months a 30 percent surcharge on their premiums, an incentive ...


Woman tried to smuggle heroin taped to buttocks across border

The first incident occurred when agents attempted to stop two vehicles driving in tandem near the intersection of E. Pastime Road and 4th Avenue in Tucson. Wedn...