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Woman falls off bridge while taking selfie

The lady was carried to a doctor's facility and is relied upon to survive, sheriff's authorities said. Instead of plummeting the full distance to the bottom, ...


Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez notching up their relationship?

The mom-of-two stepped out for date night with her new boyfriend, Alex Rodriguez, in New York City on Sunday, wearing the flawless outfit for the transitional...


Several area police departments participating in crackdown on distracted driving

The National Safety Council estimates more than 40,000 people died in motor vehicle crashes previous year. "Every time drivers choose to pick up the phone rat...


Gay rights organizations hail court ruling as "game changer"

A federal court in Chicago on Tuesday became the first US appellate court in the nation to rule that LGBT employees are protected from workplace discriminatio...


Missing 4-month-old recovered in Livermore, father still at large

According to a post on the Mountain View Police Department's Facebook page, the missing child's name is Madilyn. According to the alert, the child was taken b...


Voters scarce in race for open US House seat in California

Because no candidate will receive a majority, a runoff between the top two finishers will be held June 6. Gomez and Ahn are moderate compared to numerous othe...


Snow, sleet and rain showers coming to St. Lawrence County Saturday

Two to 4 inches of snow is expected by Saturday afternoon. Power outages are likely in places as heavy snow brings down trees and power lines. First Alert W...


Texas deputy constable fatally shot after arriving for work

The video's timestamp is incorrect and shows it was taken at a later time. A Houston-area deputy was wounded in a shooting Monday morning and a search is unde...


National Work Zone Awareness Week Starts Today

Its part of National Work Zone Awareness Week , which is from April 3rd to April 7th of this week. The initiative, now in its 17th year, was started by MDOT in...


NY lawmakers poised to pass budget

Lawmakers won't be paid until that happens, giving them one more reason to reach a consensus. The previous budget expired on Friday as talks ground on, and on...


Jobs can not discriminate against LGBT workers, circuit court rules

Now that the 7th Circuit's interpretation of the Civil Rights Act stands alone, the odds improve that Supreme Court will one day take it on one day. Last mont...


7th circuit rules sexual orientation is protected by Title VII

Our long-standing interpretation of Title VII is not an outlier. Numerous arguments in the Hively case center around the meaning of the word " sex " in the ...


Planned Parenthood, ACLU Cheer Ruling Halting Ultrasound Rule

Planned Parenthood of IN and Kentucky and the American Civil Liberties Union of IN had sued the state last July, contending the mandate was unconstitutional a...


More than half a million sign Melania Trump petition

A black tuxedo jacket with a foulard around her throat. Trump has worn American designers in the past, like Michael Kors and Ralph Lauren, but she's not a...


White House calls for domestic cuts to finance border wall

Robert Menendez of New Jersey stated that his fellow Democrats "will do everything possible to make sure US taxpayer money will not go toward building a wall". ...


White House officials offer change to health care bill

That's occurring right now, but that is not to say that we are ready to go. When asked about timeline, Meadows demurred saying only that he didn't want to put...


Trump, Rand Paul hit the links to talk health care

It also would allow states eliminate the package of 10 essential health benefits insurers are now required to provide in each plan. Republicans on Capitol H...


Found wet, mostly nude woman claims to be mermaid

She was found near the Eagle Springs Golf and Country Club in Friant. A driver passing by found an nearly fully naked woman walking in the middle of the stree...


MI kicks off National Work Zone Awareness Week

Because road construction season underway and work zones are up all around the state. NDOT statistics given to KXNT, there were 7 total fatalities in work zon...


Arkansas hires Neighbors away from Washington

While Neighbors' personal relationships with Rimmer, Smith and many others remain strong, he also created a way to help impact thousands of coaches through a hi...


Ivanka Trump, husband Jared benefitting from business empire

Among the wealthiest members of Trump's White House are his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, the heir to a vast real estate business, and his top ec...


First lady Melania Trump's official photo revealed

She came to the White House last week for an event celebrating women entrepreneurs and global women of courage, and is expected to attend a dinner at Trump's...


Court sets schedule for travel ban appeal

A federal appeals court said it will hear arguments next month on the legality of US President Donald Trump's revised travel ban executive order, the media repo...


Snow Spring: Wintry Mix Headed to Fairfield County

Rain could turn heavy especially during the evening as a low pressure develops and slides south of the city. The Steamship Authority canceled some ferries betwe...


Hernandez begins presenting defence in trial

At the end of the shortened day, former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez hugs his defense attorneys, including George Leontire, in Suffolk Super...


Chimpanzee throws feces at grandmother visiting MI zoo

So, she started recording with her cell phone. And I can't believe I got it on video. " It got grandma! " an onlooker can be heard shouting, as cameras pan to t...


Lexi Thompson grabs ANA lead

On the 17th hole on Saturday , video shows Thompson marking her ball before attempting a short putt. The incident only came to light when a television view...


Multiple fire code violations found 3 days before fatal Oakland blaze

Firefighters were called to the building at 5:40 a.m., and the fire grew to four alarms by 6:15. City fire inspection report from Friday. "I opened the door...


'Angel of Death' serial killer dies

His death came two days after state troopers say he was found beaten at the state's prison in Toledo. Police said no charges have been filed yet and investiga...


Germany criticises Trump orders on trade deficits, import duty evasion

President Donald Trump posing for a photo in New York City, U.S., May 17, 2016. "We're going to get down to some very serious business", he said. A White Ho...


More Rain Ahead This Week

Rain and storms chances increase Monday night with our next system. An early look still shows the potential for some severe weather on Wednesday but the tim...


Trump applauds Fox News coverage of surveillance claim

Co-host Steve Doocy, ignoring the unanimous conclusion of all 17 US intelligence agencies that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 election with the inten...


Trump targets individual Freedom Caucus members in Obamacare tweetstorm

Other topics broached at the meeting included: Whether or not to turn deactivated border cameras; protecting free speech on college campuses; and reversing the ...


De'Aaron Fox leaving Kentucky after one season for the National Basketball Association

Monk's announcement comes one day after backcourt mate De'Aaron Fox announced he was heading to the National Basketball Association and signing with an agent....


Sen. McCaskill says she will oppose Gorsuch

Missouri Democrat Claire McCaskill , who is up for re-election next year in a state that went big for Trump last fall, announced Friday she would support a fil...