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Severe storms threaten central US; trucker dies in Oklahoma

The channel said in a statement that Kelley Williamson and Randy Yarnall were " beloved members of the weather community " who'd worked as contractors for the c...


Egypt's president leaves Cairo for Washington to meet Trump

Trump and Sisi first met in NY back in September, and apparently got on quite well. Trump's relationship with Sisi got off to a good start when they met last Se...


Obama, Trump had role in Flint water relief

On the flip side, the plaintiffs won't get door-to-door delivery of bottled water in Flint to the extent they had requested. The State to fund a pair of ext...


Utah man killed in London attack was hit on bridge

Cochran was visiting London with his wife, Melissa, to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary. "Melissa also received serious injuries in the attack, and is...


Trump signs order dismantling Obama-era climate policies

The Republican president said the U.S. was ending a "war on coal", claiming that lifting regulations on the industry would lead to new jobs. "It will make it ...


Trump signs order dismantling Obama-era climate policies

The Republican president said the U.S. was ending a "war on coal", claiming that lifting regulations on the industry would lead to new jobs. "It will make it ...


Senate, White House pass on House push to revive health bill

On Tuesday, House GOP leaders also projected more optimism that something could still be done to dismantle the Affordable Care Act even as the political dynamic...


New York, other states take on Trump over energy efficiency

However, the Trump Administration has subsequently delayed the rule's effective date twice - most recently pushing it back to September 30, 2017 - asserting tha...


DNC Chair Says GOP Doesn't 'Give A S**t About People'

Perez won the DNC chairmanship in February. Donald Trump wants his name around everything. You didn't win this election'. Before calling the president's legit...


Free cone day at Ben & Jerry's in Yorktown

The Newport Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream shop, located at 359 Thames St., Newport, will participate and offer up free scoops. Officials say " Free Cone Day" has...


Kansas Lawmakers Fail to Override Veto of Medicaid Expansion

The Republican-controlled Legislature delivered a bill expanding the state's Medicaid program to the conservative GOP governor's office a day earlier. "I'm in f...


Trump says US prepared to deal with North Korea on its own

Asked to elaborate on his plan, he said: "I'm not going to tell you". The President is due to meet with the Chinese President Xi Jinping in a scheduled meet...


Kentucky teen bitten by shark in Destin

A law enforcement officer told the Northwest Florida Daily News the girl suffered puncture bite wounds to her right leg and scrapes to her left leg. The girl ...


Schumer Says He'll Oppose Gorsuch Nomination, Sets Up Filibuster Showdown With GOP

A threat to wage a filibuster against Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch threatens U.S. Senate tradition. Although Republicans have not wanted to change ...


Oklahoma cop: Race didn't factor into shooting of black man

The Tulsa police officer who fatally shot Terence Crutcher broke down in tears during a national television interview that aired Sunday evening, saying she ha...


Somali Pirates Hijack Indian Cargo Ship With 11 Crew Members on Board

It was initially was heading from Dubai to Bosaso, Somalia. The news was later announced by the European Union (EU) anti-piracy operation. The vessel, with 11 p...


Flynn files revised financial disclosures that include Russian payments

Flynn, who was sacked by President Trump on February 13 for misleading Vice President Mike Pence on the nature of his contacts with Russian Ambassador to the ...


Governor Edwards activates Crisis Team for severe weather

A smaller strip to the north, including Tuscaloosa, has a slight risk of getting scattered severe storms, and the northwest corner of Alabama, including Huntsvi...


Gorsuch Advances to Full Senate

Senate Democrats have collected enough votes to successfully filibuster President Trump's Supreme Court pick, Neil Gorsuch. Gorsuch moved through his confirm...


Russian Federation controversy deepens amid reports of White House meddling

The White House said the report was "entirely false" without addressing specific claims that Yates was warned her testimony could include privileged information...


Dylann Roof friend to be sentenced

Meek faced 27 to 33 months in prison. He added that Meek was fortunate another massacre didn't occur because of the delay in identifying Roof in the hours after...


Charleston church shooter to plead guilty to murder charges

Investigators said Roof targeted the historically black church with the intention of starting a race war and chose to act during a bible study that evening, f...


Rep. Poe Resigns From House Freedom Caucus Over Health Care Stance

President Trump tweeted about the Freedom Caucus Sunday morning. "I'm disappointed, but they're friends of mine, " he said then. On March 24, Republic...


Trump advisers richer than previous White House officials

The release so far has shown the White House is stacked with advisers who raked in millions of dollars a year ago, including the president's daughter, Ivanka ,...


Mild Start to the Week

Southerly winds bump temperatures up into the mid 60s for Monday with increasing clouds into the afternoon. Highs on Wednesday in the mid 60s. Expect some s...


Texas cheerleading coach accused of sex with student

The racy text messages reportedly included X-rated photos that were preserved on the teen's phone, police said. Katherine Harper Texas teacher. The tip, r...


Trump warns GOP Freedom Caucus after failed health bill

He also urged his backers to fight both the Freedom Caucus and Democrats in 2018. There are about three dozen members of the Freedom Caucus, and majority were...


Mexican man freed from detention thankful

Under U.S. law, deportation cases must be heard by immigration courts, which are administered by the Department of Justice. ICE officials said Ramirez admitte...


Spicer says case closed on Russia. It's not

Speaking in front of thousands of women at the Professional BusinessWomen of California, Clinton - though never mentioning Spicer's name - accused President ...


First Warning Forecast: Tracking showers and storms late Monday into Tuesday

We might see a few snowflakes in the mix Wednesday evening. A cold front will cross the region Tuesday afternoon.We'll see some showers and possible storms ...


Man charged with arson in Atlanta overpass fire

According to the Fulton County Sheriff's Office website, Eleby has been arrested 20 times since 2000, including this incident. "Mr. Thomas watched Basil Eleby...


Rep. Nunes: 'Democrats aren't really serious about this investigaton' An error occurred

Democrats are calling for the House Intelligence Committee chair to step down after he confirmed meeting with a source on the grounds of the White House before ...


Trump pledges 'easy' health care deal after defeat

Trump also said that he wanted to strike a deal on an infrastructure plan - and was looking for help from across the aisle. On Tuesday night, he may have taken ...


White House: Flynn did not disclose income from Russian companies

That request, however, appears to have been rebuffed by both the Senate and House Intelligence Committees. The new disclosures contained two filings, one ma...


Toomey says he'd back Senate rule change to confirm Gorsuch

She ticked off a litany of complaints her fellow Democrats have laid out against the judge, saying she was upset he didn't criticize the Supreme Court's precede...