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AMBER Alert issued for Hampton Child

Regional and federal partners have joined the case since Keir and Chloe Johnson went missing. State Police recovered the vehicle that a missing Hampton infant...


Immigration agents aid in arrests of accused gang members

Of the total arrests, 1,095 were confirmed gang members and affiliates including 137 Bloods, 118 Surenos, 104 MS-13 and 104 Crips. Subject has been identified a...


Trump says he did not ask Comey for his loyalty -Fox News

The possible ties between President Trump's campaign and Russian Federation could face greater scrutiny on Capitol Hill after the president publicly contradicte...


Appalachia's approach to drugs at odds with AG policy

In 2013, then-Attorney General Eric Holder directed prosecutors to avoid charging people with crimes that carry mandatory minimum sentences , which require j...


Senate Delves into ACA Substitute Bill's Medicaid Reform Provisions

House by a margin of 217 to 213". Yoder, who represents mostly Johnson and Wyandotte counties, voted for the legislation but now is getting stiff blowback from ...


Amtrak Engineer Charged In Deadly 2015 Philadelphia Train Crash

On Thursday afternoon, the spokesman for the DA's office shared a statement, saying that the office would turn any prosecution in this case over to the state's ...


Republicans praise debt cuts in revised budget

Brown is also dialing back a plan to cut a half-billion dollars for child care for low-income families. The department has expended over 11,000 hours of legal...


School: Boy, 8, who killed himself never said he was bullied

The boy's mother understandably wants answers, as she "had no idea" how long this situation was going on for. Neither the mother nor medical professionals kne...


'Star Wars: The Last Jedi': Details about next trailer and release date

Artist John Stratman released his latest video in JoBlo's 8-Bit Trailers series, giving us a King's Quest-style side scroller all about the adventures of Rey,...


SWAT team kills inmate who took hostage at Illniois hospital

Witnesses describe the scene inside as "chaotic", and said the offender, 21-year-old Tywon Salters was running around the hospital naked. He said he couldn't ...


Arkansas State Police: Three Injured In Yell County Shooting; Suspect Holding Hostages

Police say Mainhart was shot after he pulled over a vehicle believed to be linked to a disturbance call at a home where the two female victims were found dead i...


Trump Fulfills Promise to Investigate Voter Fraud

Kobach has a history of pushing for intense voter identification legislation, and voting rights advocates worry his inclusion will accelerate voter suppres...


US senators on defensive over all-male healthcare panel

The bill still needs to be approved by the Senate, which would need to happen through the budget reconciliation process. But over time, I learned that it was c...


How Jeff Sessions Could Make the Opioid Epidemic Even Worse

In his 437-word memo , Sessions still left room for prosecutors to use "good judgment" in cases where "a strict application of the above charging policy is not...


Mormon church pulling high-school-age boys from Boy Scouts

Dahlquist previously served as the LDS Church's Young Men General President, presiding over all young men age 12-18 in the church worldwide. The church, which...


Ex-Democrat Senator found guilty of stealing from charity

Corrine Brown was found guilty Thursday of taking money from a charity that was purported to be giving scholarships to poor students. Investigators from the F...


Sean Spicer under fire during crucial week for Trump

On the chaotic night of Comey's dismissal, the White House's typically most visible official was elusive, or, at best, not front-and-center, to communicate wh...


Sheriff: Gunman kills police chief, 2 nursing home workers

Asked to comment on what led to Friday morning's shooting, Thorp said investigators were still trying to find a connection between the nursing home and the un-n...


Tillerson Points to Shift in US Foreign Policy Priorities

The United States is asking Asean member states to review their diplomatic relationships with North Korea and fully implement United Nations sanctions to help...


GOP lawmaker cautions health care bill is Obamacare 'tweak'

The legislation will make health insurance less attainable and affordable for most entrepreneurs, particularly those with pre-existing conditions , by allowing...


Engineer charged in deadly Amtrak crash

Municipal Court Judge Marsha Neifield on Thursday ordered the arrest of engineer Brandon Bostian on charges of involuntary manslaughter and reckless endangermen...


Advocacy group praises Trump's executive order on offshore drilling

In addition to reversing the Arctic drilling ban, Trump said the order would 'allow responsible development of offshore areas that will bring revenue to our tre...


Tillerson calls for balancing US security interests, values

A special Association of Southeast Asian Nations-United States Foreign Ministers Meeting to be hosted by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has been set in ...


Kidnapped Teen Elizabeth Thomas's Teacher Was Reportedly Taking Her to Mexico

A judge denied the request, saying he was a flight risk and danger to the public. A Federal Bureau of Investigation agent testified Friday at the preliminary ...


Senator: White House Defending Trump Over Nation

Trump fired Yates in January, removing her from the post of the nation's top law enforcement officer after she refused to support his executive order on a trave...


Federal judge in DC delays ruling in Trump travel ban case

One issue up for debate when the three-judge appeals court hears arguments in Seattle on May 15 is whether public comments made by Trump before his inauguration...


That Dakota Access Pipeline leak isn't the builder's biggest problem

Per NBC News, the leak was caused by mechanical failure of a surge pump at a pump station in Tulare, SD. "This is what we have said all along: oil pipelines...


More commuter chaos at Penn Station after man falls on tracks

The Federal Railroad Administration agrees with Amtrak's assessment that immediate track maintenance and fix efforts are needed at Penn Station. New Jersey legi...


Governors to Amtrak: Private operator sought at Penn Station

The FRA joined Amtrak and NY state inspectors on a review of all 21 tracks following two derailments at Penn Station in Manhattan. Planned infrastructure repa...


US Department Of Justice Investigating Jordan Edwards Shooting

The shooting is being investigated by the Balch Springs Police Department, the Dallas County Sheriff's Department, and the Dallas County District Attorney'...


Helicopter crew warns paddle-boarders about nearby sharks

But that's exactly what beachgoers in California heard broadcast from a helicopter loudspeaker as they paddle boarded in the waters off Capistrano Beach in Or...


Suspect Charged Following 35-Hour-Long Standoff

She says she had no idea that the man who died was her husband of 30 years. "The kids can't go to school, people can't go to work, can't move your cars - it's...


Stone vows to cooperate with Senate committee

It turns out that Stone, who has his mentor Nixon's smiling face tattooed on his back, also played a role in the 2000 Florida recount and taking down Eliot Spit...


ITV revenues drop amid 'uncertain' conditions

ITV has reported a 3-percent drop in revenues to £731 million ($948.1 million) for the first three months of the year compared to the same period in 2016. The ...


Spicer: Trump's threatening Comey tweet was 'not a threat'

Spicer was eventually asked if Trump's tweet means that he "doesn't have the full picture" when standing at the press briefing podium. He later tweeted that n...