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Girl's actions caused her to fall from NY park ride

The video shows the girl somehow slipped through the safety bar, which briefly held her aloft while she dangled in the air. Police said Monday it appears the ...


Colorado baker disputes anti-discrimination law

According to the NY Times , Justice Clarence Thomas, accompanied by Justice Neil M. Gorsuch, dissented . In prior cases, Gorsuch has embraced an expansive vie...


'Witch Hunt': Trump confirms he is being investigated over Comey firing

U.S. president Donald Trump is under investigation for potential obstruction of justice as part of a wider investigation into alleged Russian interference i...


Teen missing for a year found alive

Burns, a student at Myers Park High School, had been held captive at Wysolovski's home. Please pray for our family as we work to help Hailey feel how much she h...


Trump Today: President celebrates travel-ban win, blasts Obama over Russian Federation hack

Very grateful for the 9-O decision from the U. S. Supreme Court . "What is not clear is exactly who those people are, and that will certainly be the subjects ...


Firework sales underway, firefighters warn of injury and fire risks

Although the possibility of fireworks sparking a fire is always a concern for fire officials, current conditions - the abundance of vegetation resulting from th...


A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in OH cop's murder retrial

The fatal traffic stop happened in July 2015, when Tensing, who is white, pulled DuBose over to ask him about a missing front license plate. "The message that...


Woman who urged friend to kill himself found guilty of manslaughter

Yet she did not call the police or Roy's family. Carter , now 20 but 17 years old at the time of Roy's death , waived her right to a jury trial, meaning t...


Anthony Kennedy gives no sign he's leaving Supreme Court

On the other hand, Kennedy could easily stick around. In a flurry of activity at the court yesterday, Gorsuch showed his inclination to rule from a spot o...


Senate passes sweeping sanctions bill targeting Iran, Russia

If the legislation passes the House, it would head to Trump for signing. The new sanctions, passed by a 98-2 vote, was also so far one of the strongest USA co...


Illinois could be 1st state with 'junk' credit due to budget

Griffin spoke for Rauner when he said that IL needed to "cut spending and overhaul the state's pension system, impose term limits and weaken public employee uni...


US mayors mull plan for cities to use only renewable energy

Another key issue for the mayors is climate change. "I'm not a me-too kind of guy". According to the Sierra Club analysis, if cities belonging to the U.S. T...


CNN's Jim Acosta Again Chides White House for Banning Cameras From Briefings

Acosta, frustrated at not being called on during recent briefings, blurted out a question about healthcare instead. "It's a legitimate question", chimed in Ap...


Trump adviser who advocated violence visits White House

They have not, so far as we know, offered to keep cameras trained on Spicer only at briefings. White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway recently highlighted...


Supreme Court Will Decide Whether Bakers Must Serve Same-Sex Couples

In this March 10, 2014 file photo, Masterpiece Cakeshop owner Jack Phillips cracks eggs into a cake batter mixer inside his store in Lakewood, Colo. Court wat...


Vikings player Floyd expected to appear in Arizona court

Floyd said the positive test for alcohol - which had readings from.044 to.055, according to court records - resulted from drinking kombucha tea . Hendrix order...


CNN's Acosta Presses WH For Answers: Why Are The Cameras Off?

He urged the White House not to replace the daily on-camera briefings with not-for-broadcast "gaggles"-question and answer sessions". Monday's White House pr...


Unpopular Among Voters, Pelosi Says She's 'Worth the Trouble'

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has been scrutinized by Democratic lawmakers in the wake of Jon Ossoff's Tuesday loss to GOP candidate Karen Handel i...


Scalise's condition after shooting 'more difficult' than thought

Many on the Republican side were fresh from the horror of the ballfield shooting rampage a day earlier. Democrats opened an 11-2 lead in the fifth inning on ...


Longmont weather: Sunny skies with a high of 86

The cooler, September-like temperatures will continue through Wednesday with only a slight chance of rain. Wednesday's forecast calls for mostly sunny ski...


Green leading vote-getter for All-Defensive team

Green starts at power forward but spends considerable time at center - while also playing point forward on offense. The 2012 second round pick spent four year...


Gerrymandering: Drawing districts for political advantage

The team working on behalf of the Democratic voters contends that it has found a way to measure unconstitutional partisan gerrymanders created to give a "larg...


Former Packers RB Ahman Green jailed on child abuse charges

Green allegedly became angry when his daughter refused to do the dishes, threw her onto the ground in the kitchen, and then struck her in the face. Green admi...


Blast from the past; Super Nintendo makes a comeback

It comes with 21 built-in games, and can not play cartridges. Like the NES Classic Edition , the SNES Classic Edition will have the same appearance as the ...


DC, Maryland to sue President Trump for alleged breach of constitutional oath

Trump promised in January that he would resign from his companies and leave them to be run by his adult sons, Donald Jr. and Eric. "This is one thing he ca...


Is Sean Spicer Leaving The White House Podium?

According to The Washington Post , the White House has not officially confirmed Spicer's departure nor has it publicly indicated whether or not he is directly i...


Man to be sentenced Wednesday in Baby Doe murder

It found him guilty of second-degree murder. McCarthy will be sentenced Wednesday; he faces life in prison with the option of parole after 15 years. Bond test...


Verdict reached in trial of man accused of killing Baby Doe

McCarthy's lawyer aggressively cross-examined Bond about why she didn't call police or report her daughter's death to anyone. Her mother, Rachelle Bond , ple...


US student freed from North Korea suffered 'severe neurological injury'

Warmbier remains in stable condition at UC Medical Center. Physicians said they don't know the cause of Warmbier's brain damage, noting that he doesn't see...


Seattle employers cut hours after latest minimum wage rise, study finds

Incremental minimum wage increases, tailored to specific cities' needs, may be a viable anti-poverty tool in some cases. In January 2016, Seattle's minim...


States Can't Exclude Churches From Grant Programs

The parties in the Trinity Lutheran case could try to reach a conclusion on the reimbursement issue based on today's opinion. " All we're talking about is ...


CNN retracts story about supposed Russian meeting

In January 2017, the leading USA mass media, including Washington Post and Bloomberg, reported that Trump planned to appoint Scaramucci, who used to work in...


Evacuations ordered for fire on California coast

A wildfire menacing a southern Utah ski town for almost a week flared again, doubling in size for the second night in a row and torching more homes after reside...


Man catches teen falling from park ride: 'It's OK to let go'

Video of the incident is below. "There does not appear to be any malfunction of the ride, but we have closed the attraction until the a thorough review can b...


Trump suggests he was trying to keep Comey honest with 'tapes' tweet

In an interview that aired Friday on "Fox & Friends", Trump said: "When he found out that I, you know, that there may be tapes out there, whether it's gov...