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May 16 2017

Sen. Lindsey Graham: Appoint Someone Within FBI Ranks to Director

Both Cornyn's cancellation and DeVos' booing, which inspired more than 200 black college professors to write an open " love letter " to the students who raised thei...

May 15 2017

Trump considers abolishing daily press briefing

Leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee invited Comey to testify Tuesday, but he declined their invitation. Critics have assailed Trump for abruptly dismissing Com...

May 15 2017

Former Trump security aide Flynn's papers subpoenaed in Russia probe

Mark Warner of Virginia, the committee of Democratic vice chairman, said the panel had first requested the papers from Flynn on late on April 28. President Trump mock...

May 15 2017

Jason Bateman Confirms His Return for Season 5 of 'Arrested Development'

Both cast and producers Mitch Hurwitz and Ron Howard have openly expressed a desire to do more since Netflix released all 15 episodes of the fourth season way back in 201...

May 12 2017

Thunderstorm Watch In Effect Until 1 AM For Central Indiana

The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for north-central Huerfano County, southeastern Custer County and southwestern Pueblo County until 2:45 p.m. South w...

May 12 2017

Shark! Long Beach posts new warnings along beaches

Similar videos have surfaced in the past two weeks of great whites, which are native to this region, swimming near the shore in Long Beach and along Orange County. A crew...

May 10 2017

AAP demonstrates EVM 'tampering', EC trashes it

Outside the House, Kejriwal dared the Election Commission to give EVMs to the AAP which he said will change their motherboards in 90 seconds and demonstrate how easily th...

May 10 2017

Phoenix serial killer suspect Aaron Saucedo is arrested

The youngest of his alleged victims was 12-year-old Maleah Ellis, who was killed on June 12 , 2016, with her mom, Stefanie Ellis , and family friend Angela Linner . On...

May 07 2017

Trump is weighing 95% cut for the office of drug control

Even more draconian cuts are in store for the high intensity drug trafficking areas (HIDTA) program and the drug-free communities support program, which would have their ...

May 06 2017

ACLU Backs Off Threat To Sue Over Religious Liberty Order

With this executive order, the federal government is said to be building on the decision in the 2014 Hobby Lobby case where the Supreme Court ruled that employers can...

May 03 2017

Ivanka Trump Reportedly Suggested That Planned Parenthood Be Split in Two

Picture taken August 31, 2015. White House officials said Ms. Trump was trying to find a common-sense solution amid the roar of abortion politics. Planned Parenthood of...

May 03 2017

100 days in, Donald Trump says he has brought about 'profound change'

Despite the fact that Trump also said he "couldn't care less about golf ", the POTUS has been spotted in his usual golfing gear on almost every trip to his propertie...

May 01 2017

Donald Trump's first 100 days: a collision with realities of Washington

President Trump has opened up in an interview about his first 100 days in office. Trump voters were less understanding of Congress. "Maybe sometimes I question what's...

May 01 2017

Turkish military convoy moves closer to Syrian Kurds

Turkish officials announced the conclusion of Operation Euphrates Shield in March, but have said they would continue combating Daesh militants and Kurdish forces. The tow...

May 01 2017

Novice Democrat tops Georgia race, but faces runoff

However, the victor needed to get at least 50 percent of the vote to avoid a runoff. On the strength of a solid majority of the 55,000 in-person early votes cast in the r...

Apr 30 2017

US Agriculture Secretary To Ease School Nutrition Rules

With respect to the meeting that coincided with the signing of the Executive Order, Torrey reported that the roundtable discussion with President Trump, Secretary Perdue ...

Apr 28 2017

Body of missing Joliet toddler found in mother's home

Ackerson said Semaj's body was found after the mother's lawyer gave the sheriff's office consent for the house to be searched Wednesday night. An autopsy was scheduled fo...

Apr 27 2017

Trump asks NASA to speed up exploration and send humans to Mars

And while she's focusing on all the exciting scientific research and advancements that come with being in space, like how to send a mission to Mars by the 2030s and how...

Apr 26 2017

NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire after season

That slipup resulted in NASCAR penalizing him 25 points, which dropped him from first in the Cup Series standings with seven races remaining in the season. Earnhardt was ...

Apr 26 2017

Columbiana County jobless rate declines

Meigs County saw a 1.5 percent decline in unemployment, going from 10.2 percent in February to 8.7 percent in March. Throughout Porter County 3,852 people were looking fo...