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Fight for $15 Picket in Downtown Milwaukee

CKE Restaurants CEO Andy Puzder, left, and Governor Rick Perry talk during a news conference on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 in Austin, Texas to highlight Carls Jr...


Recent Storms In California Will Help With State's Drought

This is in stark contrast to a year ago, when over 42 percent of the state was in the most-severe of drought conditions. The week of storms doubled the snowpack...


Watch Stevie Wonder Serenade Michelle Obama Last Night On The Tonight Show

On January 10th, 2017 President Barack Obama give his farewell speech. While Ms Obama and their daughter Malia were there to hear his farewell speech, people...


Fresh snowfall means adorable play day for animals at Oregon Zoo

Wednesday was one of frolic and fun for animals at the Oregon Zoo . It starts off with a polar bear named Nora. He even tried to make a snowball with his t...


NYC weather: Warm temps Thursday; snow possible this weekend, NWS says

Ice accumulations of less than a tenth of an inch and snow and sleet accumulations of less than an inch are expected, but even a little bit of ice on pavement c...


Boot Maker Launches Recall Due To Swastika Footprints

Most probably haven't experienced such a shocking phenomenon, but one Reddit user actually did. The photo has been viewed nearly 3 million times. In anoth...


TSA Officers Detected 62 Percent More Guns Last Year

If a passenger brings a firearm to the TSA security checkpoint, the traveler can be cited by law enforcement on a local or state charge. What is the proper p...


School Bus Hit By Cement Truck Thursday Morning in Loudoun County

State police said: The "bus driver was not taken to hospital". Wilson said the school district has a good relationship with the bus company involved in the cras...


Woman lived with sister's corpse for more than a year

Police had to inform Waldman of her younger sister's death even though she was still living in the house, CBS Boston reported. Although investigators will c...


DOJ Reaches Agreement with Baltimore in Wake of Freddie Gray Death

The 227-page consent decree will establish stronger policy and training for the handling of sexual assault allegations and strengthen supervision and internal o...


12-year-old boy locked in bathroom for at least a year

He also said those involved in the case when it first started worked non-stop until they were satisfied the children were safe. A police investigation that be...


Crash involving DPS vehicle closes I-17 SB near Bethany Home

The Department of Public Safety says the trooper was "ambushed" by a suspect who came from an unknown direction. Officials said they were trying to determine ...


Get To Know Rhett Lashlee, Huskies' New OC

It shouldn't even consider hiring the man Baylor fired last May amid domestic violence issues involving players he failed to address according to the Pepper Ham...


Philadelphia police officer paints portrait of fallen Orlando sergeant

Clayton was shot and killed as she confronted Loyd outside an Orange County Walmart, police said. Sheriff's Office spokesman Jeff Williamson said Wednesday ...


Driver airlifted after 50-pound dumbbell smashes through windshield

The driver was taken across the border by a medivac helicopter to Crozer Regional Trauma Center. Decarlo's wife, Patricia Decarlo, 57, a passenger in the vehicl...


Minnesota Gas Prices Rise Four-Cents

The lowest price for a gallon of regular gasoline in Lowndes County Sunday was $2.24, three cents higher than the previous week, according to AAA's Daily Fu...


For MLK day, Brookline to discuss how town confronts bias

Tuesday - Walk along, 9:30 a.m. As part of the MLK Day of Service , participants will create cards which will be distributed to local nursing home residents...


Debris may be missing plane's fuselage, seats

On Friday, crews made their biggest leap in recovery efforts as they discovered the plane's cockpit voice recorder and a portion of the tail. The review indicat...


Man who shot self in back of police auto dies

Last spring, Austin police connected Anam and three other suspects to a string of vehicle burglaries and thefts across the Austin-area. The American-Statesman...


Attorney General joined several groups for Human Trafficking Awareness Day

The number of adult victims rescued increased by 83 percent, while the number of juveniles rescued increased 400 percent. This is an anti-human trafficking or...


Confirmation hearing: Elaine Chao's plans to modernize infrastructure

Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., a senior member of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee, today questioned Elaine Chao at her nomination hea...


Texas' 85th Legislative Session Begins

Patrick is anxious to pass an aggressive and conservative agenda through the Senate . After a unanimous vote, Secretary of State Pablos declared the victor. Bu...


TEA releases preliminary AF grades for school districts

Educator groups generally have opposed A-F accountability systems, and Texas Education Commissioner Mike Morath cautioned against reading too much into the prel...


Grace Packer's birth mother speaks out on adopted girl's rape-murder

Mr Sullivan told detectives that he and Sara Packer drove Grace to their new home in Quakertown on July 8, 2016. Prosecutors accuse the couple of killin...


Two Stocks Attracting Analyst Attention: Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV), Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE)

Washington Trust Bank now owns 2,704 shares of the airline's stock worth $105,000 after buying an additional 174 shares during the last quarter. Janus Capital M...


Trump taps Obama VA official Shulkin to lead struggling department

Trump made the announcement about Shulkin during Wednesday's long-awaited news conference. "He's fantastic", the president-elect said . President-elect Tru...


Classes cancelled January 11 at St. Charles East

St Charles District 303 said "several students" became ill in multiple schools. A high school in St. Charles has cancelled classes after a widespread stomach ...


Buzz Concept Video, First Look

The I.D. Buzz also has a self-driving mode, and once it is engaged, the driver can retract the vehicle's steering wheel and turn his seat, along with that of ...


Supreme Court temporarily blocks North Carolina special elections

The district maps were previously approved by the Obama administration and U.S. Department of Justice under attorney general Eric Holder. A three-judge distri...


Statewide alert issued for missing northern OH 5-year-old girl

Chen was booked on charges of murder and felonious assault. For their deeds, the OH couple will have to answer for multiple charges including murder, feloniou...


Roof formal sentencing hearing to begin Wednesday

The verdict reached by the jury is binding. He is the first person to get the death penalty for a federal hate crime. Since 1988, three out of the 81 people sen...


Where do police officers and reform activists find common ground?

The results, part of a national survey of about 8,000 officers conducted by the National Police Research Platform . And even fewer black adults - 1 in 3 - s...


Avalanche Risk In Colorado Mountains High As More Snow Falls

A roughly 15-foot-deep avalanche overnight has closed down a 20-mile stretch of I-70, spanning from Copper Mountain to Vail. Despite the unsafe conditions, as o...


McConnell: Obamacare repeal good for Kentucky

The vote to repeal Obamacare would come "probably some time next week", Trump told The New York Times . He acknowledged worries from senators in his party ...


Man charged in barricade over grilled cheese sandwich

Blackwell came upstairs briefly, she said, before returning to the basement. She fled the building with three teenagers, and police began a three-hour armed s...