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Man Whom Texas Congressman Told to 'Shut Up' Says He Deserved It

A Republican congressman told one of his constituents to "shut up" after he was asked a question about violence against women legislation during a town hall o...


Heartless mum arrested after she 'dumped her two-year-old daughter in a supermarket'

She was spotted leaving the girl at Food-4-Less in Riverdale, California , on Sunday evening. The Times reports surveillance video shows Vilaysane entering...


Ohio AMBER Alert: 10-month-old abducted near MI border

Tuesday. However, police say additional charges will come. Amanda was taken to hospital, but died from her injuries. Police are searching for 10-month told ...


Texas Republican and Democrat taking road trip back to DC

The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors. O'Rourke proposed driving the long distance and Hurd agreed, after some consideration, "to show what unites us and not ju...


Scholarship fund to honor Pulse shooting victims

The Department of Justice's Office for Victims of Crimes (OVC) announced on Tuesday that they are granting $8, 466,970 to the Florida Attorney General's Office,...


Trump selects rising star at Boeing for No

Shanahan would take over from Bob Work, who has remained in the deputy defense secretary job under Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. He made his mark improving the ...


UK Students/Faculty get free steak dinner if Cats win national title

There are over 15,000 NKU students , putting the potential bill estimate over $1 million. Ruby said in an interview with The Enquirer they can choose betwe...


What Trump's Budget Says About His Priorities

If Congress were to approve this budget, it would cut federal funding for Meals on Wheels, the popular program that delivers food to the elderly, impoverished...


Reports of sexual assault up at two of the three military academies

The report coincides with the nude photo scandal rocking the Marine Corps over images of naked female personnel shared online that could ensnare other branches ...


Kendall Jenner Was Reportedly Robbed for $200k Dollars in Jewelry

At one point in the night, the young woman heard an alarm saying that a door had been opened, but she did not give it any importance. Jenner's burglary comes ...


Amtrak Train Hits Snowbank; Passengers Nailed With Wall Of Snow

The commuters looked like they knew the wave of snow was coming, but certainly didn't expect it would be so big. While arriving in Rhinecliff, New York , t...


NCAA Women's Tournament: Oklahoma Sooners Claim 6-Seed For Women's Tourney

For as unconvincing as Gonzaga was in the first half - its 26 points were the second-lowest output this season - the Bulldogs showed up as the No. Daum , w...


Woman Jumped from Trunk to Avoid Alleged Kidnapper

He reportedly demanded money, then forced her to get into the trunk of a vehicle. A gas station recorded surveillance, obtained by WVTM , that showed the wom...


Mother in custody after abandoning 2-year-old in grocery store

The kinder comments hoped the woman would get mental-health assistance if she did what she is accused of. Since the video was released, the police department ...


NCAA Tournament 2017: Students get free steak if Northern Kentucky upsets UK

All 15,000 NKU undergrads will have a shot at a full steak dinner at any Jeff Ruby restaurant if the Norse beat United Kingdom in Friday's 1st Round NCAA Tourna...


NCAA tournament has economic impact on Orlando

Merriweather said. Devin Robinson led the way for the Gators with 24 points. "There are a lot of really, really good mid-major teams, East Tennessee being on...


Pinellas Sheriff: No death penalty for Markeith Loyd 'reprehensible'

Ayala said what became abundantly clear to her through her review process is that while she now does have discretion to pursue death sentences, she determined...


Chelsea Clinton is turning your favorite feminist slogan into a children's book

Elizabeth Warren who was shut down at a Senate debate over then-Attorney General nominee Jeff Sessions last month. The book will tell the stories of "women w...


Fewer Americans Filed Claims Last Week for Jobless Benefits

Economists' estimates in the Bloomberg survey for initial jobless claims ranged from 233,000 to 255,000. The Labor Department said the less volatile four-week...


17-year-olds who voted in Dane County primary facing discipline

Commission officials say messages on social media during the primary season said 17-year-olds could vote in some states if they turned 18 by the November elec...


Park Service: Low temperatures damage DC cherry trees

Whatever the fate of the flower, the National Cherry Blossom Festival is still happening, starting today. But Litterst noted that the number of trees that rea...


VCU, UVA and Virginia Tech all tournament-bound

The first time was also in the NCAA tournament back in 2008. Highlighting that bunch is Seth Allen (45.5%), who is second in scoring on the team with 13.1...


Senator John Cornyn Calls for Confirmation of Judge Gorsuch Ahead of Hearing

Steve Daines of Montana and Cory Gardner of Colorado, and Rep. Tom Cole of Oklahoma, praised Judge Gorsuch as a nominee who understands the importance of Indian...


March Madness: Will Butler cover a double-digit spread vs. Winthrop? 3/16/17

Although the First Four of March Madness has gotten underway, the First Round will officially begin on Thursday, The NCAA Tournament is the greatest event of ...


Fiery explosion after Uber vehicle strikes Seattle gas pump

Monday night. According to Seattle police, an SUV crashed into a auto on Holeman Road near Sixth Avenue. A Seattle woman was likely left steaming mad - and ...


Okla. State Senator Hit With Child Prostitution Charges

While the age of consent in Oklahoma is 16, the state's prostitution statute applies to any person under the age of 18. The texts, which had been going on for...


Cardinals to replace Alex Okafor with Jarvis Jones

The Arizona Cardinals lost reserve outside linebacker Alex Okafor to the New Orleans Saints, but they already found his replacement. "We've been through so mu...


Dying mother's last words led to Amber Alert

Police say the child wasn't injured. She also gave police the name of the suspect in her shooting and the boy's abduction - the child's father, James Ramey. D...


Below normal temps to continue for one more day

Lows tonight will range from the upper 20s to middle 30s. Light northeast winds shifting to the east around 5 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy with a stray flurr...


Northeastern United States braced for impending storm

If you are flying in our out of New York, the state's three airports have canceled more than 1,300 flights. Chicago is bearing the largest share of Monday's c...


Market focus shifts to pace of Fed rate hikes

If you miss the deadline - even by a day - you can end up owing a huge interest rate on everything you worked so hard to pay off. The decision to lift the tar...


Freeze Warning in effect from 11 pm to 10 am Thursday

Temperatures were expected to rise above freezing between 9 and 10 a.m.in central Alabama , and 10 a.m.in north Alabama . Charleston and Savannah could see ...


NY lake home covered in ice

According to CBS News , it's possible that the ice is up to seven inches thick in some areas. Photographer John Kucko captured the scene, and says the area ...


Mother who abandoned 2-year-old at grocery store arrested

After ditching her daughter, Vilaysanem finished her shopping, checked out and left the store with her groceries - but not her child. Currently, Riverside p...


Attorney General Jeff Sessions defends Senate testimony in new letter

But during confirmation hearings Tuesday for the deputy attorney general - who would have jurisdiction over any Russian investigations after Sessions recused ...