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Man Cleared of Drug Charge After Cops Mistake Kitty Litter for Meth

The sheriff's office sent out a news release with information on the drug bust and included a photo of the find and a mug shot of the alleged dealer, Ross Lebea...


British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson arrives in U.S. to meet Trump advisers

He met Trump's inner team including chief strategist Steve Bannon and Jared Kushner, the President-elect's son-in-law. Those meeting with the foreign secretar...


Tightening borders 'top priority' for Donald Trump's homeland security chief

Kelly says the nation is reminded nearly daily that the threats to the USA have not receded. The retired Marine Corps general is among three former senior USA...


Driver hurt after dumbbell crashes through windshield on N.J. Turnpike

What investigators don't know yet is whether the dumbbell was tossed from a bridge over the turnpike or if it managed to fall off another vehicle, nj.com report...


Suspect In Throat-Slashing Of Wife, Son Extradited Back To Texas

Attorneys for Jaquine Craig have called for protests after news that officer Williams Martin will be suspended without pay for 10 days for his actions in a vi...


The 100th year of cookie sales

This year marks the 100th anniversary of Girl Scout cookie sales. Some girl scouts came into our studio to share their experience and where you can buy cook...


Riot leaves maximum-security prison wing in ruins

Bennett said the melee started when a fight broke out between prisoners in separate units. Christopher Fallon, assistant deputy commissioner of communications...


What Time Is Obama's Farewell Address? It'll Broadcast in Prime Time

ABC , CBS, NBC , Fox , Fox News, CNN , MSNBC, and other cable news channels will carry the speech live on television. First LadyMichelle Obama said her...


Amber Alert issued for teen in Ponte Vedra Beach

He has a silver grill- or silver caps on his top four teeth. Suspect 2: Light-skinned, 5-foot-8, 170 pounds, wearing a camo jacket with a tan cargo vest and...


Trump Aide's Book Withdrawn Amid Plagiarism Charges

As noted by the Associated Press , on Saturday it was alleged that large sections of Crowley's book What The (Bleep) Just Happened were lifted in whole or ...


Man shoots at wife after she eats his grilled cheese sandwich

When his wife went to check on him she found Blackwell surrounded by guns and ammunition. He added that either the wife or daughter bit his sandwich which "en...


Texas comptroller announces revenue estimate for 2018

In a sign that Texas has turned the corner of the downturn, the state comptroller office sees production tax collections jumping by 32.3 percent to US$4.7 bil...


Backpage shutters its adult section before Senate hearing

The Senate committee's review of the company documents , totaling more than 1.1-million pages, found evidence that Backpage knowingly facilitated prostitutio...


Judge Rules Hernandez's Tattoos Can Be Used As Evidence

Prosecutors believe Hernandez got that tattoo to commemorate the time he shot a friend in the face in 2013. One tattoo depicts a revolver with a bullet missin...


Red Cross Blood Drive

The American Red Cross has an emergency need for blood donations. Also, Lake Norman Regional Medical Center has scheduled a Red Cross blood drive on February ...


Public School Advocates Push Back Betsy DeVos

Why was the hearing rescheduled? DeVos has always been a supporter of charter schools and voucher systems that would allow parents to choose between various s...


Weather: Snow, rain and then high winds

Normally at this time Gaylord would have seen about 64 inches of snow, but so far Gaylord has seen nearly 80 inches according to NWS. If you are already exhaust...


HS Student's Painting Portraying Police as Pigs Removed, Restored in US Capitol

The artwork, which depicts a police officer as a pig in uniform aiming a gun at black protesters, has been on display in the hallway between the Capitol and adj...


Allegiant Air to begin nonstop flights from Columbus to Destin/Fort Walton Beach

The flights will provide Kansas City area travelers with their only ultra-low fare nonstop flight option to northwest Florida. To celebrate, the company is of...


President Obama's farewell speech

With less than two weeks left as president, Barack Obama returns to Chicago Tuesday to give his farewell speech in the city where his political career began. It...


NAACP protests outside Jeff Sessions' office: "Reject Sessions, Reject Oppression"

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled confirmation hearings for Tuesday and Wednesday. About 30 minutes into the hearing, a woman from Code Pin...


Seaworld's Killer Whale Shows to End in California After Today's Final Show

In response to a major revenue hit and continued negative press, Sea World announced months ago that they would be phasing out their captive killer whale prog...


Is this video of Grayson Allen tripping again?

Allen definitely raised his leg. Allen deliberately tripped Elon guard Steven Santa Ana on December 22, his third such in-game transgression of the 2016 calen...


Trump tells Obama's ambassadors to leave by Inauguration Day

Citing unnamed sources, the New York Times and Politico report that Trump's transition team sent an order saying all ambassadors had to be out of their post...


Steph Curry drops 30 as Warriors beat Kings

Rudy Gay had 15 points in the first quarter but finished with 23 points on the night; Temple (14 points), Darren Collison (14 points), Ty Lawson (15 points...


Weather: Bitterly Cold Tonight, With a Warm Up Midweek

Sunday for the mid-valley. Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Temperature rising to around 37 by 5 a.m. On Tuesday , there is a 20 pe...


Clinton preparing for potential winter storm

NOAA issued a Blizzard Warning at 04:25 today . Travel conditions will deteriorate late this afternoon (especially after 4 p.m.) and tonight and precipitat...


Grayson Allen may have just tried to trip someone again

Video is traversing the internet of an odd Allen kick, legs flailing in a Draymond Green impression, with about five minutes left in the first half. As Allen ...


Mitch McConnell: Democrats Should "Grow Up" And Confirm Trump's Cabinet Picks

Those allegations sank his hopes of a federal judgeship 30 years ago when he failed to win a Senate confirmation vote. He did not indicate which nominees have...


Donald Trump Wants Obama Ambassadors Out by Inauguration Day

The US ambassador to Canada announced his resignation Friday, becoming the first to yield to a demand by Donald Trump that politically appointed ambassadors qui...


SeaWorld Killer Whale Tilikum of 'Blackfish' Movie Fame Dies

Tilikum the orca has died after more than two decades at SeaWorld Orlando, where he gained notoriety for killing a trainer in 2010 and was later profiled in ...


Weather Talk: Today's wind chill index adopted in 2001 by weather service

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 8 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 30 miles per hour. Southwest wind 6 to 9 miles per ...


Law enforcement to be treated to free meals at McDonald's Monday

Members of the community are invited to come in to the restaurants to thank and show support to the officers enjoying a free meal. We've had some folks, big ban...


Texas' most populous districts see As through Ds in new ratings

It should be based on criteria meaningful to ensure our students are prepared for success, and it should be mathematically possible that all campuses achieve an...


President Obama, Congressional Democrats Rally to Protect New Mexicans Covered Under ACA

Sen. There are 20 possible candidates to replace him. James Lankford, R-Oklahoma City, said Wednesday after a procedural vote to begin the repeal process. Diane...