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Russia Deploys New Missiles In Apparent Violation of Arms Treaty

The New York Times said President Barack Obama's administration had attempted to persuade Moscow to correct the violation while the missile was still in the testing phase. A Russian navy ship launches Kalibr cruise missiles from the Caspian sea ...

Virginia Judge Upholds District Court 'Stay' on Trump Travel Ban

The ruling comes after a similar injunction imposed by a judge in Washington state. Trump's executive order, titled 'Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States, ' bars travelers from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan,...

Flu cases in Bexar County on the rise

This year's flu vaccine is well-matched to the strains of flu that are circulating. There have been 896 cases of flu this year in DE, with 159 of those coming from Sussex County, the release said. "It's looking like the virus has arrived in Puebl...

Harrison Ford nearly flew his private plane directly into a passenger jet

Ford, 74, was captured on air traffic control recordings asking, "Was that airliner meant to be underneath me?" News first reported the incident. The actor was cleared to land on a runway at John Wayne and correctly read back the instructions.

Defections by Sears, Kmart cap week of controversy for Trump brands

Sears and Kmart are the latest retailers who have stopped carrying Ivanka Trump products. U.S. retailers Sears and Kmart's websites no longer sell products from the Trump Home line, which is owned by the Trump Organisation, a Business Insider rep...

Snowstorm Niko sweeps through Times Square in New York City

Hundreds of schools closed as well, including Boston and Philadelphia, as well as the nation's largest public school system in New York City, which was likely welcome news to many of its more than 1 million schoolchildren. Travel in both New York ...

Border Wall Cost Estimate Soars in Leaked Report

In the coming days, the report will be tabled by John Kelly, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, although the administration is not expected to take actions that the report recommends. Information emerged Thursday that the wall could co...

Betsy DeVos Turned Away From School by Protesters Yelling 'Shame'

DeVos, 59, is a billionaire Republican donor who spent more than two decades promoting charter schools and school voucher programs in her home state of MI and other states. Senator Pat Roberts has said he is confident that DeVos is the right person f...

Bad Weather Causes Dozens of Bay Area Flight Delays, Cancellations

Also, two departing flights have been canceled heading to NY and Boston. Tampa International Airport and Orlando International Airport are feeling the wrath of the storm all the way down here in Florida as well. New York City could see 8 to 12 inch...

Winter Storm Bears Down on East Coast, Causes Disruptions

With snow in the forecast overnight Wednesday into Thursday morning, several Centre Region municipalities are advising residents that vehicles will need to be removed from public streets. December 1947: The third largest blizzard in city history kil...

RFK's son Chris Kennedy to run for IL governor

Kennedy responded, "Absolutely not but I think we need to see that there are three branches of government". The Illinois Republican Party is tying Chris Kennedy's run for governor to the state's House speaker, who is mired in a state's budget impas...

Missouri becomes 28th state with optional union dues

Throughout his campaign, Greitens voiced his support for right-to-work. Regardless of the criticism, Greitens' signature on the right-to-work bill ends a historic chapter in the Missouri Legislature's history... "This law will only serve to furth...

Federal Judge Temporarily Halts President Trump's Travel Ban

But Robart disagreed and concluded that the states "have met their burden of demonstrating that they face immediate and irreparable injury as a result of the signing and implementation of the executive order". "What we're seeing here is the courts st...

Susan Collins Opposes Betsy DeVos' Education Secretary Nomination

If one more Republican flips his or her confirmation, President Trump will have to find a second option. "I can not support this nominee", Murkowski said . That all depends on McConnell. Since Franken's remarks , a few prominent red-state Democrats...

All Delaware prisons on lockdown after 'hostage situation'

Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, Delaware. He said he heard an unknown number of prisoners have taken control of a building wing, possibly the prison's C building that houses medium and high security prisoners. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyr...

Donald Trump freezes refugee program, orders new vetting for entry

He added, "We want to ensure that we are not admitting into our country the very threats our soldiers are fighting overseas". The draft order said while the program is suspended, the US may admit people on a case-by-case basis "when in the national i...

Judge hailed for blocking Trump immigration ban

Added to the confusion is the fact that a federal judge signed an emergency order late Saturday night that partially stopped the enforcement of a very small part of Trump's executive action. Gee wrote that Vayeghan had a valid visa to be admitted to ...

New Map Shows Mostly Southern California Counties Remain In Extreme Drought

In a little more than a year's time, the area covered by drought in the state has been almost halved, while exceptional drought dropped from 45 percent on January 5, 2016 to zero percent as of Tuesday. Three months ago, 21 percent of California was u...

Collins unveils proposal to replace Obamacare

People who are eligible for subsidies due to their income are still faced with these, in my opinion, huge deductibles which must first be met before benefits are paid are no better off than the rest of us. Thirty-one states and the District of Colum...

MS storm kills at least 4; damage reported in Hattiesburg area

The National Weather Service in Jackson has confirmed that an EF-3 tornado on Saturday struck portions of Lamar, Forrest, and Perry counties . A search and rescue operation is underway in Hattiesburg , a city of about 46,000 people, Mayor Johnny ...

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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...

Blocked again: Federal judge halts Trump's order on sanctuary cities

Supreme Court. In January, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that requested that the Department of Homeland Security and Justice Department block sanctuary cities ...

Tennessee teacher accused of kidnapping due in court Monday

He is scheduled to be arraigned in federal court in Sacramento, California, on Monday. The 15-year-old is now receiving treatment from mental health experts. Kat Bozeman told News...

Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of dairy industry

Malpeque MP Wayne Easter has some advice for U.S. President Donald Trump over remarks claiming unfair dairy trade practices between Canada and the U.S. Carr will be in NY next wee...

Florida unemployment rate drops to 4.8 percent

That further drop in Florida's unemployment rate is good news because it may portend faster growth in wage levels, said Mekael Teshome, Florida anaylst for PNC Bank. The labor part...

White Nationalist's Wow To Speak At Auburn Causes Outrage

Cameron Padgett, identified in court documents as an Atlanta-area resident, paid $700 to rent out the 400-seat Foy Auditorium at Auburn for Spencer to speak. Many attempted to bar ...

Sheriff's deputy shot, killed while serving eviction notice in Oklahoma

Authorities are searching for a suspect who shot a Logan County deputy and stole two vehicles Tuesday morning. Logan County Sheriff Damon Devereaux told reporters Wade was shot sev...

District attorney: New developments in slain jogger case

A 2011 alum of Boston University, she grew up in nearby Leominster, Massachusetts. Marcotte grew up in Leominster and was working as an account manager for Mountain View, Calif...

Iowa gun laws expanded

Governor Terry Branstad signed a wide-ranging gun bill into law today. Many states also have enacted laws prohibiting the government from seizing people's guns during state emergen...

United Airlines boss vows to fix 'system failure' in first interview

The incident was captured on video by several passengers on the flight. Likewise, the Chicago Aviation Department has said only that one of its employees who removed Dao did no...

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Firms object to drug use in Arkansas executions

He says he's confident everything will be handled professionally and seriously. While Attorney General Leslie Rutledge will read over the motion, her office said she plans for th...

Authorities: 4 inmates found dead at a South Carolina prison

Authorities: 4 inmates found dead at a South Carolina prison

The accused inmates, Denver Jordan Simmons, 35, and Jacob Theophilus Philip, 25, were each charged with four counts of murder in the killings at Kirkland Correctional Institution...

Schools closed in Janesville, Milton as manhunt continues

Schools closed in Janesville, Milton as manhunt continues

Tuesday to a burglary at Armageddon Gun Shop in Janesville, where surveillance footage showed a man break the front door glass, police said in a statement . Jakubowski included a ...

States' sheriffs: No unlawful detainers

The Sheriff's Department has said it is legally prohibited from honoring detainers, as is every other sheriff in California, due to the Trust Act. After a brief discussion about hi...

Secret Service agent suspended after meeting with prostitute

Secret Service agent suspended after meeting with prostitute

The representative spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss details of the incident beyond a public statement . "The Secret Service takes allegations of criminal activity ...