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Hall of Famer Willie McCovey pardoned by Obama

On Tuesday, President Obama commuted the sentences of 209 people, the most notable of which was undoubtedly Chelsea Manning. Pardons do not erase convictions bu...


North Texas police detective shot, suspect barricaded

A police officer in Little Elm , a town just outside of Dallas, was shot in the neck by a suspect Tuesday afternoon. "They tried to communicate with him to d...


Swept Out to Sea: Father, Son Caught in Huge Wave on Beach

By Monday authorities were only able to find the father's jacket and the baby's carrier. The Oregon State Police have identified the pilot killed in Friday's ...


Greenwich Republican arrested for assaulting town worker

According to Greenwich Time , von Keyserling posted his $2,500 bail, and is scheduled to appear in court on January 25. Though neither von Keyserling nor his ...


Latest Ice Storm Update & Predictions

The wet weather is returning tomorrow, with a series of storms that is expected to douse the Bay Area all the way through the weekend. The National Weather S...


Texas Storms Prompt Warnings, Cause Damage Across State

Most of the travelers took a halt at the DFW Airport to fetch shelter from the storm. A chimney blew over on Blue Lake Drive and on other streets trees and fenc...


Leaked Audio Finds Michigan Mayor Allegedly Comparing Blacks To Chimpanzees

In those audio files, first published Monday by Steve Neavling of the Motor City Muckraker , a man can be heard comparing black people to "chimps", calling the...


Numbers Don't Lie: The American Abortion Rate Is the Lowest in Decades

The abortion rate (the number of abortions per 1,000 women of childbearing age) also dropped to 14.6 per 1,000 in 2014, down 14 percent from 2011, according t...


CAPTURED: Suspect in fatal shooting of Orlando sergeant arrested

A deputy then spotted Loyd fleeing in a vehicle and pursued him into a nearby apartment complex, where the suspect fired again, striking the deputy's SUV twice ...


Atlanta Boy mauled to death in pit bull attack

Warren Pickard stated that the attack occurred in the 1200 block of Gideons Drive, around 7:20 a.m. this morning, Tuedsay, Jan. 17. A little boy was killed an...


DISH Network may stop providing KOLO 8 News Now

The broadcast television channels are the most popular programming on subscription television. NLM's parent company, Gray Television Inc., owns top-ranked sta...


Idina Menzel to perform at Vina Robles

Broadway star Idina Menzel, who rose to fame as Elphaba in the original production of "Wicked" and then voiced Elsa in "Frozen", is coming to the Louisville P...


Man speaks out after discovering daughter he raised was not his

Charles Manigo spoke exclusively with ABC News, describing his unimaginable heartache. Mobley told Williams she loved her after Williams blew her a kiss. I woul...


Michelle Obama Leaves Behind A Legacy Of Kindness

Both Michelle and Barack Obama have tremendous integrity, compassion and authenticity. And not strong in that long-suffering, carrying-the-burdens-of-generati...


Cleveland March Planned in Solidarity with Women's March on Washington

Across the world some 370 sister marches have been organized to take place on January 21. She is one of at least 150 women and men leaving on a bus from San...


Sisters missing for 31 years discovered in Houston; mother arrested

The father of two girls reported missing in Rhode Island in 1985 and now found in Texas says he wants to see his children, and he is waiting for them to get in ...


Zinke's Opportunity to Champion America's Public Lands

Ryan Zinke will face the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on Tuesday afternoon as the Senate reconvenes for another round of intense confirmation ...


Women's rights march scheduled for day after inauguration

For many, the event will be a celebratory affair. Those attending the inauguration are likely to stay longer and splurge more on hotels, limousines, eating an...


Dems Tout ObamaCare at Rallies as GOP Begins Repeal Efforts

Beyond the message itself, the rallies are largely seen as a sign of how Democrats will try to build up their grassroots operations at a time when they will soo...


German automakers will pay tariff on cars built outside US

Incoming US President Donald Trump's threat to slap a German automaker with a 35 percent import tax has triggered a strong response from Berlin. The shot at...


Goliath gator stomps around Florida park as awe-struck visitors watch

Check out this beast they recorded walking just a few feet away from photographers at the Circle B Bar Reserve in Lakeland yesterday. The video shows four p...


The Barclays PLC Cuts Aggreko plc (AGK) Price Target to GBX 1000

Jefferies Group lowered their target price on Smith & Nephew plc from GBX 1,395 ($16.96) to GBX 1,370 ($16.66) and set a "buy" rating for the company in a repor...


Columbus Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Breakfast honors civil rights leader

Other awards given out include the Spirit of Dr. King, Jr. King spoke to reporters in the lobby of Trump Tower after meeting privately with Trump. We have t...


One of FBI's Most Wanted suspects captured in Texas

Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said Strickland had been on the Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list for about a month and credit the extra attention fugiti...


Sweet Home Alabama: Byrne Leaving UofA

News broke Sunday night that the University of Arizona Athletic Director will be leaving for the same position at Alabama. "Meanwhile, I would like to continue ...


Megachurch pastor Eddie Long dies at 63

According to a statement released by the church, Long's death was due to an "aggressive form of cancer". Eddie Long was a Christian author, a gospel singer a...


Fallen Orlando Police Officer Remembered at Funeral

Orlando police escorted the body of OPD Master Sergeant Debra Clayton to First Baptist Orlando this afternoon, ahead of Saturday's memorial service and burial. ...


Cal, Justin Wilcox reportedly reach 5-year deal

If Wilcox accepts, this will be his first head coaching job. Wisconsin defensive coordinator and former Golden Bears assistant Justin Wilcox is taking over th...


Michelle Obama Surprises 'Tonight Show' Viewers as They Record Messages to Her

You are an wonderful woman even though you don't think you had anything to do with me. She also expressed her concern that initiatives she's championed, like he...


Rep. Lewis, Reince Priebus continue war of words on talk shows

We need folks like John Lewis , and others, who I think have been champions of voter rights, actually recognize the fact that Donald Trump was duly elected. Ja...


It Sounds Like Kyle Shanahan Will Be the 49ers Head Coach

Shanahan said being a head coach is the goal of "most people in our profession", but whether the 49ers are the ideal match is worth a long look. "At this ti...


Giant Alligator In Florida Stuns Social Media

The gator is estimated to be between 14 and 16 feet long, according to NBC4. Facebook user Kim Joiner shared a video that is nearly terrifying to see: a huge ...


School official fired for tweet about student's spelling of 'tamarrow'

The student asked the school to close "tammarow". It all began on January 5 when a student tweeted @ FCPSMaryland . Her response to the student inspired the h...


Gwen Stefani Sued $25 Million Over Song

Richard insists the rhythm, melody and background music of " Spark the Fire's chorus - which features four times in the song - is nearly identical to that of ...


Ryan: Trump's Mass Deportation Plan 'Not Happening'

Reminded that the president-elect had pledged to deport a large number of people on taking office, Ryan responded: "I know, I know". Host Jake Tapper pointe...