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Hearing on Texas' fetal remains burial rule starts Tuesday

During the hearing, the plaintiffs argued that the rules could distress women seeking abortion or suffering a miscarriage, and could jeopardize clinics' ability...


Trump Team Requests Documents to Build Wall Along US-Mexico Border

Reuters reported , citing an internal DHS memo, that Trump's transition team asked during a December 5 meeting with agency officials whether any records of immi...


Storms kill 4 in southern Alabama

Both storms damaged farm buildings and homes. Some wind damage was also reported in Houston and throughout East Texas . It is expected to take four to five day...


Product tester from Albany area gets weed delivery instead of toys

A product tester from upstate NY was surprised to find last month that a delivery she thought contained more items to review turned out to be seven pounds of ma...


Michigan State Basketball: 3 things we learned vs Rutgers

Here are a few more helpful Big Ten men's basketball links. Also, Michigan State doesn't exactly have a gauntlet coming up as they host Rutgers, Penn State an...


Butler Deals No. 1 Villanova First Loss of the Season

Butler lost 76-57 in 1953 to defending national champion Indiana. But before Wednesday night, none of the basketball cathedral's almost 90 years worth of sto...


Beyonce, Jay Z, Oprah Rumored to Attend Obama's Last White House Party

When Michelle Obama helps recognize the school counselor of the year later this week, aides say it will also mark her final public event as first lady. Guests w...


The popular vote and the Electoral College

The official count on Friday also will confirm Trump as the president with the third-worst performance among actual voters in the history of US presidential ele...


Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick introduces anti-transgender bathroom bill

Marshall has filed to bill to make it harder for trans people to use bathrooms in schools, rest stops, and government buildings. Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick spea...


Mystery remains around couple found dead, 3 children unharmed along I-4

A couple was found dead alongside a Florida highway on New Year's Eve with their three sons still alive in parked vehicle. The boys, who range in age from 8...


Police investigate shooting in Springfield

Police say this was not the first time officers had an interaction with Lewis. When officers arrived, they found a man with multiple gunshot wounds. "Then it'...


Suspect who murdered Penn. trooper texted confession

McMullen, 27, of Huntingdon, was arraigned Tuesday and charged with felony counts of theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property, according to court ...


Gov. Cooper Announces First Two Cabinet Nominees

Cooper already has gone to court over another law Republicans passed in December that restricts his ability to control operations of state elections. Senate lea...


Battle between python and alligator caught on camera

When you hear noise nearby while riding your bike on a path through the Everglades, it really gets your attention. The gator was about 6-feet long, the python...


Police release name of man killed by Springfield officers

Chief Williams says James Lewis, who was 44, had a laundry list of encounters with police before he pulled a gun on officers. After trying to talk, the office...


Movie of Vassar native Travis Mills may star Sylvester Stallone

Stallone is also set to star in "Idol's Eye", which is now in pre-production, and he is in post-production for " Guardian's of the Galaxy Vol. 2 " and "Animal C...


Warden vows 'top to bottom' probe of fed inmate escape

Vanessa Luco says Morales banged on the door to her daughter's bedroom Saturday night as he was traveling through Framingham on his flight to freedom. He also h...


'I tried to kill him': Pistol-packing grandma faces down armed intruder

Bowie County sheriff's Chief Deputy Jeff Neal said Roberson was well within her rights to use her weapon in the manner she did. Roberson managed to get to her...


Watch Clemson Coach Angrily Confront Roy Williams After UNC's OT Win

The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 152.5 and has been bet down to 151. North Carolina yields 68.3 points per game against the opposing teams. Berry was ce...


Tuesday forecast: mostly cloudy skies, high 63

For Wednesday , scattered rain and snow showers are in the forecast before 8 a.m. Wednesday , then a chance of snow showers is expected, the weather service p...


The Entire South Is Going Right-to-Work

Speaking of the bill on Tuesday , Kentucky Senate president Robert Stivers-who said he'd like to ban abortion even earlier than 20 weeks-claimed women have a ...


Searchers say bag that washed ashore was from plane

The plane was registered to John T. Fleming, a beverage company executive, and is based at the university airport, the airport's director told CNN on Friday. Di...


Former Survivor contestant dies 'unexpectedly' at age 40

He had a "desire to be challenged and his quest for adventure [led] to his participation on the reality show Survivor ". He was the eighth person to be voted...


Back In Washington, Obama Looks Ahead To Final Days In Office

On 17 December, US media reported that the Pentagon was planning to transfer another 17 inmates in the coming weeks, but that would still leave 90 in the faci...


Mariah Carey 'mortified' by NYE performance

On New Year's Eve, you were probably busy partying and anticipating the fireworks when the clock struck 12. "Here's to making more headlines in 2017". TV prod...


Trump team seeks agency records on border barriers, surveillance

But liberals are saying that building a wall could cost the USA about $11.37 billion and hamper the movement of vehicles and people that legally cross the borde...


Investigation Into Missing Couple Comes To Central Coast

Authorities have found a auto and the bodies of one person and one dog off a cliff in San Luis Obispo. California Highway Patrol responded to a call from Stat...


American Red Cross Encourages Blood Donations This Month

Sampsel said that while the number of blood donors decreases during the holidays, those in need of the blood do not. "We encourage donors to invite a family mem...


Oakland to hire first female police chief

Kirkpatrick was the former police chief in the city of Spokane, Washington and was leading organizational development inside the Chicago Police Department. Sele...


Video appears to show school officer slamming NC student to ground

A video posted online shows a North Carolina police officer picking up and throwing a female high school student to the ground. The officer had been assigned...


Deadly plane crash near Payson, AZ

According to the police report, information later obtained by the investigators showed the plane ascended from Scottsdale and quickly descended off the radar ne...


Eric Holder to Lead California Legal Team to Fight Trump

The task is usually given to the state attorney general. California lawmakers' decision to tap Holder, a lifelong Democrat, seems fitting given his public cri...


City of Tamarac Wants to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Leave your trees outside your property on collection day, preferably next to your recycling unit and certainly away from pavements and roads. Do not place Chris...


Charles Manson Temporarily Out of Prison, Hospitalized

The 82-year-old cult leader's condition has not been revealed by state prison officials, who have only confirmed that the convicted murderer and cult leader rem...


Group plans marijuana giveaway on Inauguration Day in Washington

The number "420" is a buzzword in the cannabis community denoting the celebration of smoking marijuana, although its exact origins are disputed. While lighting ...