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Trump secretary of defense nominee Mattis

The House voted 268-151 in favor of a bill that enables Mattis to circumvent a law that requires defense secretaries to be out of uniform for at least seven yea...


Philip Rivers sympathizes with Chargers fans in San Diego

Following a 113-97 victory over the Lakers, Clippers coach Doc Rivers was asked if he had any advice for the Chargers as they deal with a polarizing reception i...


Man shot after threatening mother with screwdriver

A 911 guest had told police she was shouting, "He's going to kill me!" Sources said that the suspect was on post-trial supervision for firearm ownership at th...


Oakland Raiders To File Relocation Papers For Move To Las Vegas

It is the second smallest NFL stadium and has a seating capacity of 56,057 for football; almost 10,000 less than the proposed domed stadium that would be built ...


CPPA President responds to administrative charges against CPD officers

Copies of charge letters for Patrol Officer Timothy Loehmann , Patrol Officer Frank Garmback III and Patrol Officer William Cunningham II are included in thi...


Cancer Survivor and Former Republican Tells Paul Ryan Obamacare Saved His Life

Walker said that the bill's "primary objective was to push back on the narrative that Republicans sit on their hands for six years and did nothing while the A...


Bills power structure pretty common in NFL

Buffalo Bills general manager Doug Whaley will retain control of the team's 53-man roster after this week's hiring of coach Sean McDermott. Former Chargers co...


DOJ report: Chicago police routinely used excessive force

In addition to these main findings , the DOJ uncovered other problems within CPD that, while serious, didn't rise to the level of a "pattern or practice" of co...


Ky. State Police investigating officer-involved shooting in Whitley County

Courtney Taylor , 41, was taken to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries after she was shot by a deputy at her Williamsburg home on Friday night. I...


San Diego Chargers to join Rams in Los Angeles

Louis - and getting none of the first-year bump that always accompanies a team playing in a new market. The terms "San Diego Chargers" and "Los Angeles Charge...


Animals at the Oregon Zoo enjoy a snow day

Polar bears, seals, otters and Asian elephants were all playing in the white stuff. Nora then looks up into the sky and lets the flecks of snow tickle her fac...


12-year old boy pulls gun on classmate, demands Chicken McNugget

Police told ABC that the boy allegedly followed the girl into the 103rd Street No 6 subway station. The 12 year old continued to follow her and then attempted...


Deputy shoots woman where family found dead

Sheriff Colan Harrell said he personally knew the Taylors and described the tragedy as " unbelievable " The Sheriff said the department had never received a si...


Rallies held in SWFL, nationwide in support of Obamacare

While Democrats point to the good the law has done, it's clear they have struggled on the messaging front. Warren hosted the "Save Health Care Rally" at Fan...


Nanny allegedly burns toddler with curling iron

After going through the footage, officers arrested the nanny and subsequently charged her with two counts of second-degree assault, fourth-degree criminal pos...


Bush Daughters Pen Sweet Letter To Malia and Sasha Obama

The Bush twins penned a letter of advice to President Barack Obama's daughters that was published online by Time on January 12, 2017. The 35-year-old the fo...


HRC Members and Supporters to Honor MLK Day of Service

Howard said students who want to attend next week's activities absolutely should, no matter if they identify as a minority student or not. "We're going to marc...


David Goyer to Write Green Lantern, John Stewart Confirmed

On Thursday it was announced that David Goyer and Justin Rhodes will be co-writing the script, but no announcement was made for a possible release date which wo...


Trump, AT&T CEO discussed jobs, not Time Warner deal -Trump spokesman

Trump flat out said at the time that the merger was "a deal we will not approve in my administration because it's too much concentration of power in the hands o...


Carson Will Not Guarantee No Dollars Will Go To Trumps

Carson told the committee about growing up in inner-city Detroit with a single mother who had a third-grade education. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, indicated...


Jury visits cesspit where body of children's author was dumped

Her partner, Ian Stewart, 56, is now on trial, accused of drugging and killing her and hiding her body at the home they shared together in Hertfordshire. Anothe...


Number of guns detected at WV airports shot upward in 2016

Of the 3,391 guns found, 83 per cent of them were loaded. According to the TSA, most people caught with a gun in their luggage say they simply don't remember ...


Three children abducted, last seen in Houston

The kids are Jason Frausto, 2; Aaliyah Frausto, 3, and Isac Frausto, 5. She told Houston ABC affiliate KTRK that Camerana picked the kids up last night to take ...


Fire ravages Orange County fire station but no one hurt

Sixty-four firefighters were on the scene getting a handle on the blaze, Kurtz said. Some members of that crew were out on a call the time the fire broke out, K...


Annual Martin Luther King Day service set for Monday

The Hickory Public Library, the Patrick Beaver Memorial main facility and the Ridgeview Branch, will be closed for the Martin Luther King , Jr. holiday on Mon...


Woman reportedly lived in home with decomposing sister

Though circumstances behind her death are murky, officials say Wheaton's body was significantly decomposed. When the body was discovered, Waldman had to be in...


Blackstone man arrested in New Jersey after father's slaying

Glenn Armstrong was considered a person of interest in his father's death, but hasn't been charged. It was not clear when Armstrong will be brought back to MA, ...


Fleeing Boko Haram Terrorists Arrested With 100 Motorcycles

He added that it is in this vein that troops of Operation Lafiya Dole intensified searches, patrols, raids and mop up operations . -Gen Sani Usman, the fleei...


$5M bonds for parents of OH girl found dead at restaurant

In the call released Thursday, Liang Zhao can be heard telling a police dispatcher, "I can't find my daughter". Her parents initially reported that Zhao went ...


Divers in Lake Erie recover remains from plane crash

Asked how many people they were from, Gilsons said, "Three, maybe more". The only information available so far was that the remains recovered Friday were male. ...


Buena Park Fire-Station Heavily Damaged, Vehicles Lost in Blaze, OCFA Said

The incident began about 3:30 a.m.at firestation 61 located in the 8000 block of Western Avenue, Orange County Fire Authority Captain Larry Kurtz said. "The bot...


Children's writer Helen Bailey 'predicted her cesspit murder'

Her body was found in a cesspit under the garage at the property in Royston, Hertfordshire, in July. Mr Bailey said he was told that Ms Bailey's friend, Trace...


Manhunt for suspect in Orlando officer's slaying expands to Haines City

Officials said Thursday that they found Loyd's trousers and shirt, which showed evidence that the 17-year force veteran returned fire, hitting the suspect in th...


Green Lantern Corps Finds Writers, Confirms Key Characters

Pictures'Green Lantern Corps movie, as Deadline reports that DC Films stalwart David Goyer ( The Dark Knight Trilogy, Man of Steel , Batman v Superman ) ...


Intruder fatally stabs woman with samurai sword in Temple City attack

Sheriff's Lt. John Corina told the San Gabriel Valley Tribune that the 40-year-old woman was home with a friend when the assailant attacked her with a wrench....