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Rihanna To Receive Humanitarian Award From Harvard

An global musical phenomenon, the Barbados-born singer, actress, and songwriter - whose full name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty - has sold more than 200 million record...


Boehner says Obamacare repeal-and-replace 'not going to happen'

It is a collapsing law". The American people are warming up to the Affordable Care Act, even as Republicans move to repeal and replace the program, a new Poli...


Ride-hailing service Lyft comes to Youngstown

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is reviewing the case. Other launch cities are in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Ohio, Mas...


Cellphone video shows off-duty LAPD cop fire weapon in scuffle with teens

She came outside with her son, who had been released , saying she was told the Orange County District Attorney's Office had rejected charges. The officer...


Kohl's Profits Are Better Than Expected But Shoppers Continue to Ditch Stores

Herma holds 593,702 (0.34% of shares outstanding) and Arlene Meier holds 482,696 (0.27% of shares outstanding). Though the continuous efforts of Kohl's to enh...


Man arrested in Missouri after 1 killed, 2 wounded in Olathe

He has since been booked into the Henry County jail. Srinivas Kuchibhotla died at an area hospital and Alok Madasani and Ian Grillot were hospitalized. Pu...


Zika Virus has Faded, But Should Not Be Forgotten

Zika virus is typically spread through the bite of Aedes species mosquito and is known to cause mild symptoms in adults such as fever, joint pain and rashes. Th...


Ole Miss to self-impose one-year postseason ban

Ole Miss, per multiple sources , possesses a recording, and has given the SEC a copy, of (Leo) Lewis' mother asking Ole Miss for money and detailing incentives...


In picking HR McMaster for national security adviser, President Trump chooses wisely

President Donald Trump's appointment of Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster to be his national security adviser is a brilliant decision. The national security adviser, par...


PRINCETON: Town officials weigh impact of tougher immigration enforcement

Robinson said that in the past, the laws clearly stated that undocumented individuals arrested for an aggravated felony or who have several criminal convictions...


College basketball roundup: Cline goes deep for Purdue in OT

The biggest difference maker throughout the contest was Penn State's lack of success both shooting the 3-pointer and defending it. And, as mediocre as the Big T...


Warren violates arcane rule, sparking Senate dustup

Once she was silenced by the Senate rules, Warren and Facebook Live took it from there. Photos of female athletes and images from the January 21 march, when h...


Upper Darby police: 2 SEPTA cars crash head-on at 69th St. Terminal

The No. 57 train slammed into the back of the No. 67 train on the same track and the wreck then sideswiped a No. 51 train moving in the other direction on the o...


Scott joins Trump in tour of African American history museum

The last day to purchase tickets was February 20. "We did a pretty comprehensive tour but not comprehensive enough so I'll be back. I pray for the president a...


Dylann Roof Went to Another AME Church after the Charleston Shooting

Newly released court documents (via ABC News) claim that the 22-year-old left the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, and traveled to the Branch AME Ch...


Kerala DGP orders probe into moral policing in Thiruvananthapuram

He called me a "bloody rascal" and asked us to cooperate", Vishnu was quoted as saying. "I had put my arms around my fiancee". However, arguing back with the ...


One suspect hurt in police involved shooting near Indianapolis

No officers were hurt during the shooting and the Indiana State Police are investigating the incident. A Taser was used by police before shots were fired by pol...


Woman's viral Facebook warning reveals new tactics for human trafficking

Ashley wrote: "There were two cars near me and one was running so I immediately felt uneasy and knew I couldn't get out to get it off". Already seated in the ...


Making Illegal Immigrants 'Uncomfortable', Northampton Police Stops Giving Kids High Fives

A program that involved police officers giving high-fives to students as they entered the school building every Friday morning has been suspended at a MA school...


High-Speed Chase Leaves One Officer Injured, Three Cruisers Damaged

The chase covered Route 6, Route 3, Route 44, Route 105, Route 28, and Interstate 495. A suspect is in custody, accused of leading police on a high speed chas...


Police Quickly Helped This Fifth-Grader With Her Math Homework Emergency

Lena's mom Molly Draper posted the screenshots of the exchange on Facebook . Unfortunately, after correctly answering the first question, Lt Gruber went a bi...


Local Girl Scouts Prepare For Cookie Deliveries

Through Operation Sweet Appreciation, there have been 617 boxes donated to active and wounded military personnel. Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) will join Gir...


Retired WNBA player: I was bullied for being heterosexual

Candice Wiggins said she was bullied in the WNBA throughout her eight year career because she was heterosexual. "If I had not had this experience, I wouldn't be...


Interracial couple charged $700 per week for racist graffiti on their home

Charles, who is black, was starting his vehicle before heading to work when he noticed the offensive word. Lindsay said they hope police make an arrest. Stamf...


Harrison Ford Could Lose His Pilot's License Over This Risky Landing

So, while Ford´s plane attempts to land, it zooms right over an American Airlines 737, which was taxiing slowly with 110 passengers and six crewmembers on board...


Green Mountain fire poses no threat to structures, according to fire department

No new sturctures were reported lost in the fire, bringing the total damage to three outbuildings and one barn. It's not yet clear whether the fire grew signifi...


Former NFL player arrested while naked for 3rd time

Police say the homeowner told them that Wilson arrived at the house, got out of his vehicle and was acting erratically before attempting to get inside the home ...


Ahead of DNC Vote, Progressives Make Final Pitch for Keith Ellison

Democrats will vote this weekend on the party's next chair. "We need a chair who will prioritize a 50-state plan to build grassroots organization, drive massive...


San Jose flooding: Dozens rescued by boat

A mandatory evacuation order has been issued for hundreds of homes in the southern part of San Jose due to flooding in Coyote Creek. Rescue boats went from hous...


DAPL Protesters Brace For Federal Ambush At Standing Rock

At its height in December, the camp on federal land near the Missouri River bustled with the presence of thousands of Native Americans, military veterans and ot...


Buckley Drops Out Of DNC Chair Race, Backs Ellison

Buttigieg was endorsed early Wednesday morning by former DNC Chairman Howard Dean, who has aggressively made the case for a party chairman who can speak to mi...


Holtz, Evers in runoff for state schools chief

Holtz, who retired previous year as the administrator in the Whitnall School District in southwest Milwaukee County, will face Evers in the general election aft...


Jimmy Fallon Unveils Trump News Network to Combat 'Fake News'

The host of NBC's " Tonight Show " is a 1992 graduate of Saugerties High School in upstate NY. Fallon-Trump said: "Sweden is still reeling from Friday's incid...


Four found shot to death in Preston, Idaho, home

KIFI-TV reports that the shooting happened on Sunday night. Geddes said the children were shot in their beds before Spillett turned the semi-automatic rifle o...


College student savagely grades ex's apology letter

Nick meticulously went through the letter and gave a critique of various lines and paragraphs, treating it an essay. "When your ex [girlfriend] writes you an ...