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Others at Wells Fargo must be held accountable

Stumpf won't receive a severance package, the bank said. A week after that hearing, he agreed to forgo $41 million in unvested stock awards. Stumpf's retire...


Clinton staffer doesn't recognize controversial email about Catholics

WikiLeaks on Thursday released almost 2,000 emails hacked from the campaign of U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, bringing the total number ...


'Debris flying everywhere' as tornado, rain wallop Northwest

The winds from the second storm are likely to be fierce and widespread, according to CNN Weather. More tornadoes aren't expected in the area, but they are...


Ruth Bader Ginsburg apologizes to Colin Kaepernick after criticizing anthem protest

The liberal justice had slammed the National Football League player's decision not to stand up during pregame national anthems in a protest against racism and...


Wells Fargo Enters Fog of Uncertainty

John Stumpf abruptly retired Wednesday as chairman and CEO, but not all analysts are convinced that the ascension of well-liked Tim Sloan to CEO will be enou...


Oklahoma voter registration surges prior to deadline

All board of elections offices in the tri-county area will be open Saturday, October 15 for final voter registration. At shapethefuture.org voters can...


Damage to crashed New Jersey train hampering investigation

It wasn't yet clear exactly what positive train control could have done to prevent the crash. Emergency brakes were initiated just one second before the crash...


Pence emerges in NC with praise, 'forgiveness' for Trump

The Washington Post and NBC broke the story of Trump's words about women as Pence advocated for Trump him in Ohio. "The question I had was about the humanitar...


Third-party vote is fairy tale stuff

In fact, there will be 13 presidential nominees on the Louisiana ballot, but only four that anyone can remember the names of. Voting for Libertarian Gary John...


Pence Scores Points At VP Debate, But Trump May Have Lost

He said Trump's proposal to ban Muslims was offensive and unconstitutional. It had some Republicans crowing about Pence's chances in 2020 - and others sayin...


Bomb suspect accused of trying to kill cops to be arraigned

The Afghan-born USA citizen has been hospitalized with gunshot wounds since a police shootout that led to his capture on September 19 outside a bar in Linden. H...


New Jersey, New York bomb suspect pleads not guilty in police shootings

Ahmad Khan Rahami, who was born in Afghanistan, is set to be arraigned at the Union County Courthouse by video feed from his hospital room where he is recoverin...


High winds, plenty of rain predicted 2 to 10 pm today

Saturday's storm comes on the tail-end of a "typical winter storm". The mess has rerouted bus lines and closed the road to traffic at East Blaine Street. Overn...


Suspicious device prompts evacuations in Colorado town

The backpack was placed between their two buildings, the source said. The FBI and Colorado law-enforcement officials are investigating a bomb that was discove...


United Nations won't sacrifice substance for new action against N. Korea, envoy says

A new Toyota Crown with North Korean diplomatic plates is parked inside North Korea's embassy in Beijing, China. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuan...


Man charged with kidnapping Florida girl waives extradition

A man charged with kidnapping a 4-year-old girl from her Lakeland home and driving her to Tennessee has waived extradition and will return to Florida without pu...


Obama: Trump Lacks 'the Basic Honesty' a President Needs

Addressing a campaign rally in Greensboro , North Carolina, on Tuesday evening, Obama questioned how senior Republican politicians could still want Trump to be...


Boat carrying 30 capsizes off San Francisco

All 30 people aboard the Khaleesi were rescued and reported to have been accounted for at Pier 45, which consisted of 27 adults and three children. A good ...


Sightings of spooky clowns spread from the US to Australia, New Zealand

They're urging anyone who witnesses incidents to call them. "The behaviour of these individuals has the potential to cause shock and panic and we are extremel...


North Carolina trooper kills man in floodwater confrontation

The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 7 a.m.to 10 p.m. seven days a week until further notice. Lawson believed she'd not make it out alive, and st...


GOP's Pence forging ahead in awkward relationship with Trump

Both were still listed on the campaign's website. He apologised in a videotaped statement , saying: "I've said and done things I regret, and the words released...


Register to vote: Deadline is Tuesday

Anyone 18 or older can register by mail or in person at their county, city or township clerk's office or by visiting any Secretary of State branch. Santa ...


Militant attack on Shiite shrine in Afghan capital kills 14

The Interior Ministry's spokesman, Sediq Sediqqi, said on Tuesday 26 people were wounded in the attack on the Sakhi Shrine. The attack began just before 8 pm ...


Ex-NY governor extortion case woman held on bail

Svetlana Travis , also known as Andreevna Zakharova, faces charges of grand larceny after traveling from Russian Federation to extort $50,000 from Spitzer, th...


Samsung Recalls All Galaxy Note 7 Units In China

Consumer safety officials in the United States said they were investigating five incidents of fire or overheating since the company announced a recall last ...


Debates dominate the National Football League on Twitter's live video stream

There could be any number of reasons why the debate received more attention than the Thursday night game: people's interests may have been piqued by Donald Tru...


Speaker won't defend Trump, focuses on saving GOP majority

Not only that, but Ryan also apparently told Republicans that they should do whatever they could to save their seats - even if it meant rescinding their support...


Wounded Palm Springs officer released from hospital

She was relatively new to the police force, just back from maternity leave. He was due to retire in two months. After trying to negotiate with him, the suspect ...


Following Trump tape release, Clinton surges in new poll

The results, however, mirrored other estimates of her chances of winning the campaign. Pat Toomey, holding a narrow lead in polls in his re-election bid, call...


Because we all love to pay more in taxes

Due to the complicated tax laws, the billionaire real estate mogul was in a position to not pay federal income tax for the better part of the next two decades. ...


Russian Federation sends more air defense missiles to Syria

The move comes amid growing tension with the West. Russian Federation and the U.S. will keep a communications channel open exclusively to ensure their separat...


Trump rally draws fans, protesters to suburban Nevada venue

Pence squared off with Democrat Virginia Senator Tim Kaine in the lone vice presidential debate. The celebrity businessman - who was also grappling with new a...


Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump

But that was as far as he was willing to go. This promise to vote comes after a savage primary season that not only included insults to Cruz himself, but to h...


Former Baylor Title IX Coordinator Says She Was "Set Up To Fail"

The Title IX officer who resigned this week from Baylor University blasted the scandal-plagued school for being more concerned about their "brand" than victim...


Speakr Ryan: Scheduled to appear with Trump Saturday

The release from Ryan's campaign announcing the event notably didn't include Trump in the subject line. His appearance with Trump comes on the eve of the seco...