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Say Goodbye to Coal-Free Streams

Both the mining and financial disclosure bills are the tip of a GOP push to undo a slate of regulations instituted in the closing days of the Obama administrati...


Kellyanne Conway Accused of Spreading False Information, Banned From 'Morning Joe'

Brzezinski and Scarborough laid out a pretty scathing condemnation of Conway, whose past credits include the Bowling Green Massacre and the popularization of th...


How Lake Oroville is just the beginning California's flood fears

The lake level was at 889 feet as of 9 a.m. ET, and officials are reportedly aiming for it to decline to 860 feet or below before new rain and melted snow sta...


Huberdeau scores in OT to lift Panthers past Sharks, 6-5

Florida took their biggest lead of the first period, thanks to Aleksander Barkov's second goal since his return from injury. Four of the Panthers' six goals wer...


Russian Federation cruise missile test, spy ship anger U.S. defence officials

The Russian Defense Ministry did not immediately respond to requests for comment on the New York Times story. At around the same time that officials learn...


AP Review: Court nominee backed minimum for disabled children

The hearings will include statements from committee members followed by Gorsuch responding to questions and then outside testimony, including representation f...


Hearing in case against officer charged in black man's death

The aftermath of the fatal shooting was broadcast on Facebook Live by his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, who was a passenger in Castile's vehicle. In December,...


Jayson Tatum leads Duke past UVA

I believe Harry is getting better each and every game", Kennard said. The road doesn't get any easier for the Cavaliers, as they'll travel to a rowdy Chapel H...


Powerball jackpot now at $310M

Wednesday's winning numbers were: 05-28-33-38-42, Powerball: 19, Power Play: 2. The victor has 180 days from the date of the draw to claim their prize. Wednes...


Michigan Republicans consider Kid Rock for US Senate seat

Nugent told the Daily Caller News Foundation there is "nothing I wouldn't do to help [Michigan] in any way I can", and would not rule out a bid. West Michi...


Bacterial infection linked to rat urine in NYC

New York City only sees one to three cases a year, the city's health department said. Two patients were diagnosed with leptospirosis in December, while the th...


Charges filed in shooting death of 11-year-old Takiya Holmes

His intended targets escaped without a scratch, but one of his bullets crashed into the minivan where Takiya was sitting with her family. Antwan Jones, 19, wa...


White House to Finally Name Communications Director

Typically the roles of press secretary and communications director have been adopted by two staffers. The client list for Crossroads Media includes former N...


Officials Slow Release Of Water At Oroville Dam

The dam in Scripps Ranch is similar in design to the one at Lake Oroville, but "dwarfed" by that structure, she said. Two trails near the damaged spillway rem...


Leptospirosis kills one and strikes two others in NY

There are typically one to three cases of leptospirosis every year in New York City, health officials say. Two patients in the outbreak were diagnosed in Dece...


Freshman Tatum lifts Duke over UVa

Not weird at all. But Tatum, a 6-foot-8, 205-pound freshman looked every bit the National Basketball Association lottery pick that he is. With its leading s...


NTSB not investigating Phoenix plane collision

The addition of the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport will allow Sonoma County residents to connect with several eastbound and Mexico destinations. South...


Ashley Mead's body parts might have been left in several areas, suitcase

Okmulgee Police Department officials declined to comment Friday afternoon, directing inquiries to authorities in Boulder. The arrest affidavit remains sealed, p...


Amtrak police officer charged with murder in shooting near Chicago's Union Station

Attorney Douglas Hopson of Chicago told the Minneapolis Star-Tribune that Robertson's family will now be considering a wrongful death lawsuit against the office...


All Undocumented Immigrants at Risk of Deportation Under Trump, Lawmakers Say

Now, Moran said, the president is keeping his promise. Pedemonti says the goal is to arrive as an ICE raid is happening, and to peacefully disrupt it by holding...


Immigrant Facing Deportation Takes Refuge in Church

Vizguerra, an undocumented immigrant, was due to to check in with immigration officials Wednesday. Jeanette Vizguerra , a 45-year-old Denver resident wit...


Target of explosive stock manipulation

Police say his motive was to make Target stock prices drop, so he could then buy up cheap shares. He instructed the man he was working with to "go as far nort...


Man Armed With Rifle Spray-Paints NSFW 'Graffiti' on Nearby Homes

He then reportedly walked into the backyard, fired shots toward a fence and then the helicopter. A nearby school was placed on lockdown as a precaution. He ha...


Merkley decries Pruitt EPA nod: 'Dark day for our planet'

Carper said it was hypocritical of Republicans not to wait to see Pruitt's email exchange with the fossil fuel industry after dogging Democratic presidential no...


Former Alabama RB arrested on domestic violence charge in Hoover

He was booked on one count of third-degree domestic violence charge, Alabama TV station WTVM 13 reports . Trent Richardson , whose NFL career appears to be ...


Outdoor Retailers announces it will not include Utah in future outdoors show

Roberts concluded stating, " It is important to our membership, and to our bottom line that we partner with states and elected officials who share our views on...


Coroner: Southern Miss student fell from 11th floor hotel window

Pictured, Cole Whaley University of Southern Mississippi student. Cole Whaley , a university student who authorities said fell to his death through a hot...


Russian spy ship off U.S. east coast

The Navy said the aircraft did not cross the deck of the Porter but assessed that the Su-24 was carrying out a "mock attack" on the American ship, according t...


Girls, 11 and 12, shot in head in separate Chicago attacks

Her family also was struggling with the decision of whether to pull her off life support. Holmes said Takia was on life support and had no brain activity befo...


Prosecutors: Murder suspect watched woman die for 30 minutes

During last week's hearing, Taylor's father, Jeremiah Taylor, testified that after his son's arrest, he removed all of Preston's belongings from a residence he ...


Secret Service director retiring, lead agency amid turmoil

Clancy joined the Secret Service in 1984 and rose to become the leader of Obama's detail in 2009 before retiring in 2011, when he returned to Philadelphia and t...


Possible fed probe underway over sexual harassment cases against Fox, Ailes

According to the Wall Street Journal , a report prepared as part of an internal Fox News investigation into Ailes' conduct found that the network had creat...


5 suspects facing murder charges in death of 15-year-old girl

The Fairfax County Police Department is looking for Melvin Wylie. Police said that as the investigation developed, they have determined Rivas was held against h...


Keith Kellogg: who is Trump's acting national security adviser?

Such interaction could potentially be in violation of a law banning private citizens from engaging in foreign policy , known as the Logan Act. The White Hous...


Emory joins amicus brief against President Trump's executive order on immigration

In court papers filed Monday in Brooklyn federal court in support of a suit from the state's Attorney General, the universities said the order threatened the ...