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Arizona's Allonzo Trier suspended for failed PED test

Per Goodman's report , Trier was initially suspended by the NCAA for the entire 2016/17 season after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs during the preseason, but appealed the decision, won the appeal in December, and has been cleared t...

EPA nominee swamped by ads from environmental groups

Part of his belief is giving states power to make environmental decisions and supporting those decisions from the federal level. During Pruitt's confirmation hearing Wednesday, Illinois Senator Tammy Duckworth showed where she stands on the Re...

Wife of Orlando nightclub gunman pleads not guilty to terrorism charges

Outside Oakland Federal Court, Salman's uncle Al told a throng of reporters that she was as surprised as everyone else when she learned her husband Omar Mateen had just committed the biggest massacre in US history. Salman is now expected to be extr...

Woman faces charges for fleeing RI with children 31 years ago

Authorities said Kimberly and Kelly are living in the Houston area, and that both women have been provided contact information for their father, Russell M. With the assistance of the Texas Department of Public Safety, Elaine Yates, who was living und...

Blumenthal presses Sessions on possible prosecutions of Trump administration

Protesters dressed as KKK members disrupt the start of Sessions' hearing. . In 1986, his nomination to be a federal judge was blocked by the committee amid questions about his prosecution of civil rights advocates on voter fraud charges and allega...

SeaWorld San Diego Ends Killer Whale Show

After the documentary and protests by PETA , SeaWorld cut jobs, lost promotional deals and faced attendance drops. Seaworld acknowledged in its statement today that " Tilikum's life will always be inextricably connected with the loss of our d...

Cuomo unveils free tuition plan for students attending state colleges

Cuomo says the program, if passed by the legislature, would be phased in starting this fall. Both politicians also framed the proposal as necessary to creating an equal playing field for middle-class New Yorkers and to helping ensure they could eff...

2017 brings minimum wage increases in 21 states

Two more states and the District of Columbia will raise the minimum later in the year. When asked in a debate a year ago whether he supported an increase in the federal minimum wage, Trump said, "I would not do it". The Vermont senator, who is a pr...

Winter Weather Advisory until 10:00 am Friday

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH has been issued by the National Weather Service for ASHTABULA INLAND and GEAUGA Counties from Thursday evening through late Friday night. Enjoy the nice weather this New Year's weekend in Madison, because Monday cou...

Sprint to create 5000 U.S. jobs, pledges to work with Trump

The company also said it will discuss with business partners, states and cities about where to create these jobs- but a spokeswoman told The Associated Press that it will not receive any federal, state or local government incentives for adding th...

UFC 207: Ronda Rousey and the Quest for Answers

Rousey clocked in officially at 135 pounds and looked as fierce as ever before bolting immediately after making weight, refusing to come back out for photos when UFC staff asked her to. Nunes is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt, but Florian says h...

Recycling options for Christmas trees in South Holland

Because the Christmas trees are often dried-up piles of needles and thin branches once city employees get their hands on them, Park Superintendent Randy Sedlacek said they don't make an ideal woodchip. "We've been close to a thousand mark, but not qu...

Mass. lawmakers pass bill delaying sale of recreational marijuana

It took less than an hour for the measure to sail through both the House and Senate, according to local media reports . "Oh the people's voice doesn't matter". While planning to review the legislation, Baker on Wednesday said a six-month delay is "p...

Carrie Fisher dead: Tributes pour in from 'Star Wars' co-stars

Fisher is the daughter of Debbie Reynolds and singer Eddie Fisher. Princess Leia is considered a 1980s feminist icon at a time when female movie roles were less action-based and fictional princesses were mostly dependant on male heroes. The pair mo...

Rapper Troy Ave Shot Multiple Times In Brooklyn On Christmas

Rapper Troy Ave , seen here speaking to a high school class earlier this month, was shot Christmas Day 2016 in Brooklyn, police and his lawyer said. His shooter walked up and opened fire without warning - blasting out the driver-side window, cops ...

Jason Miller turns down Trump communications director job

Trump's statement , which was released on Thursday, said Scavino will work on the White House communications team alongside Jason Miller , Sean Spicer and Hope Hicks. Delgado, an attorney, is a former columnist for Mediaite and was one of Trump's...

Tottenham captain Hugo Lloris signs new long-term deal at White Hart Lane

Tottenham have had a mixed start to this season but are still within touching distance of the top four. The number one has become the club's highest paid player despite stars Jan Vertonghen, Harry Kane, Dele Alli and Christian Eriksen all signing n...

Idaho is one of the fastest-growing states

Only California and Texas were more populous. The census numbers show IL lost 7,473 people between 2010 and 2015. Nationally, the US population grew by 0.7 percent to 323.1 million. Only Utah's populations is growing faster. Viirginia gained ne...

Mom left toddler in frozen vehicle hours after accident

But Carmon has apparently changed her story multiple times, and police are still trying to figure out why the child was abandoned and whether it was accidental or intentional. Officers are still working to determine what led up to the child being lef...

Child Out Shopping With Grandma Killed In Road Rage Shooting

The gunman fled the scene and remains at large, according to Little Rock Police, who have offered a $20,000 reward for information on the man, described as tall, black and in his 20s. The 3-year-old is the 40th person to be killed in Little Rock in 2...

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US extends protected status for Haitians until January

More than 50,000 of them have TPS. Next up for decisions are Sudan and South Sudan, where TPS expires in November. But while Haitians were celebrating, citizens from Liberia a...

The Hidden Bombshell In The Comey-Trump Story

In an interview conducted via email on Friday, Reines said Clinton strategists didn't necessarily think Trump would try to hug Clinton, per se, but might attempt to differentiate h...

Only Planned Parenthood in Wyoming to close

Planned Parenthood of the Heartland had a teleconference Thursday to address the loss of state funding to Planned Parenthood in Iowa. Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains p...

Dayton, Republicans Back in Budget Talks

The votes, 120-11 in the House and 57-8 in the Senate, came Wednesday to help end the saga of bringing Real ID to the state. "I'm glad it's here". Lawmakers agreed to shift that de...

Idaho law enforcement pay tribute to fallen officers

This year, more than 2,500 people participated in the 3.1 mile race that took runners from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial and back via 3 Street Northwest in front o...

More immigrants arrested, fewer deported under Trump

Patel is the eighth detainee to die in ICE custody since October and the second in two days in Georgia. Homan said the arrest increase came from stepped up enforcement, adding th...

Excessive caffeine intake causes death of South Carolina teen

CBS Local- In South Carolina, a 16-year-old boy collapsed then died in a classroom on April 26. A caffeine overdose killed a SC teenager last month, the Richland County coroner ...

Melissa McCarthy adds spice (and Spicer) as host of 'SNL'

After a few trademark violent "Spicy" outbursts, the press secretary took up the defense of President Donald Trump against accusations that he fired FBI Director James Comey in an ...

Aetna will completely exit Obamacare exchanges in 2018

Regulators previous year approved average rate increases in the individual market of 32.5 percent for Highmark and about 23 percent for Aetna. Insurance experts expect holes to de...

Judge rejects effort to block Confederate statue's removal

In other countries, monuments of former leaders are displayed with other statues to put them in historical context. Quess Moore said he came out "to celebrate the victory in the ...

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Twitter Launches Live Streaming Channel on Roku

Twitter Launches Live Streaming Channel on Roku

Twitter might best be known as a microblogging service, but it'll soon be heading to yet another video platform. Twitter announced this week that in Q1 2017 it streamed more than...

Levee Fails At Pocahontas Threatening Residents With Floodwaters

Levee Fails At Pocahontas Threatening Residents With Floodwaters

A levee breach near Pocahontas on Wednesday prompted several water rescues. Rivers in Louisiana are pouring over their banks after parts of the state were inundated with up to 8 ...

Trump adviser to leave the White House

Members of the party frequently attended memorial ceremonies for WWII-era fascists, according to the report , and in 2008 a high-ranking captain called Jews "Zionist rats" and "lo...

8 people injured in San Diego mass shooting

Around 6 p.m., panicked 9-1-1 calls about the attack sent police to the La Jolla Crossroads apartment complex in University City . The suspect was later identified as 49-year-...

Student In Custody After Bringing Gun To Middle School

Student In Custody After Bringing Gun To Middle School

There was a scare at a middle school in Mason County today, with reports of a possible active shooter on the campus. The Mason County Sheriff's office confirmed officers from m...