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1 dead, 1 wounded in Las Vegas bus shooting

The victim's condition is unknown at this time. "Both were transported to the trauma center and one is deceased". "There is no credible information that there is a second suspect", Officer Larry Hadfield told CNN. Police said Saturday afternoon that ...

Letters: Repeal, don't replace, Obamacare

Darrell Issa Tuesday morning to protest Republican efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. "I think there will be a mass uprising of outrage if in fact this kind of TrumpCare proposal puts American health care in jeopardy", he said...

Infant Dies After 911 Put Sitter on Hold for 31 Minutes

Reyes said some people have taken to showing up at Dallas police substations and Dallas Fire-Rescue stations, which poses problems for those departments. "This has been going on since November". "I don't want to start hearing about more people ...

Biden calls on tech industry to jumpstart Cancer Moonshot

For Biden, cancer research has a very personal resonance. In addition to breaking down walls among disciplines, Biden said making better use of money taxpayers are already putting toward cancer research, better access to clinical trials and more wi...

Tillerson recuses himself from Keystone pipeline issues

Revival of the $6.1 billion Keystone project was one of the promises Trump made during election campaign to increase domestic energy production. The State Department announced the decision in the wake of a letter to the department and the Office ...

Trump Met With Russian Ambassador In 2016

Revelations about conversations between Kislyak and top US officials have already led to the resignation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and the recusal of Attorney General Jeff Sessions from any investigation of the Trump campaign and its...

Three killed as train hits bus in Mississippi

Miller said it was still unclear to investigators why the bus had come to a stop along the tracks. The bus is owned by Echo Transportation, a division of Grand Prairie-based TBL Group. The eastbound mixed freight train, traveling from New Orleans t...

Confirmed: US Conducts 20 'Precision' Strikes Against al-Qaeda in Yemen

It was not clear Thursday whether intelligence captured in the January 29 raid led to Thursday's airstrikes, or if this was the first operation against the terrorist group in Yemen since that operation. US President Donald Trump faced broad criticism...

Penn State in top 10 for Peace Corps volunteers

The campus also offers five Peace Corps Master's global programs, which allow students to integrate a master's degree with service overseas. Since President John F. This year's rankings follow the launch of a refreshed brand platform that underscor...

Damaging winds, tornadoes possible Wednesday

Wednesday ", according to the NWS website. "With the risk of night time severe weather, it is especially important to maintain a heightened state of awareness", he said. A surface low will pass well to the north of Alabama Wednesday , with the tra...

Hundreds rally to save Affordable Care Act in Collier County

According to an 1199SEIU press release, Congress's plan to repeal without a replacement in place "would threaten the economic viability of the health-care institutions that serve our communities and cause 30 million hardworking Americans to lose heal...

Dramatic rescues in San Jose after relentless rain causes floods

Meanwhile, evacuations were ordered in Northern California and flash-flood warnings were issued elsewhere as downpours swelled creeks and rivers to potentially unsafe levels in the already sodden region. White Road. "Our auto is here and we didn't ...

Officer Keith Boyer's death a blow to Whittier, all of Southern California

Investigators did not know why the suspect opened fire. The officers returned fire and wounded him. "The impact on the department will last for years". 57, passed in November, which provides for early release in some circumstances. Enough is enough...

Puzder Withdraws Nomination As Labor Secretary

Acosta would be the first Hispanic member of Trump's Cabinet. He previously served as US attorney for the Southern District of Florida and assistant attorney general under George W. According to Trumka, the trade union organization will fully evalua...

Intelligence Officials May Be Keeping Sensitive Information From Trump

The Times reports that before his rumored appointment as the man to "lead a broad review" of the country's intelligence agencies, Feinberg was being considered for director of national intelligence or head of the C.I.A.'s clandestine service.

Pruitt Confirmation Vote This Week

Additionally, reports re-emerged Wednesday that shortly after taking office at Oklahoma Attorney General, Pruitt wrote to the EPA claiming the agency was "significantly overestimating" methane pollution from multiple fracking operations in his stat...

National Football League invites 330 players to Scouting Combine

The Clemson players invited include Ben Boulware (LB), Wayne Gallman (RB), Jadar Johnson (SS), Jordan Leggett (TE), Artavis Scott (WR), Cordrea Tankersley (CB), Deshaun Watson (QB), Carlos Watkins (DT) and Mike Williams (WR). The combination of Brad...

Toddler dies, pregnant woman hurt in shooting captured on Facebook Live

NBC 5 reports that the shooting occurred in broad daylight - around 1:30 pm - as all three victims were sitting in a vehicle parked in an alley in "the 2300 block of South Kenneth Avenue in the Lawndale neighborhood". "And I hope our legislative par...

Baltimore Nabs Three James Beard Nominations

Both restaurants are among the semifinalists announced today by the New York-based James Beard Foundation . 2017 semifinalist Kathleen Blake, chef-owner of the Rusty Spoon, has made it to the finalist round for Best Chef: South three times, ...

What's Up With the Staffing of Betsy DeVos' Education Department

Chancellor Wilson is meeting parents and students to gage what's working and what's not in the school system. But consider this: Public schools, or rather, "government schools" as they should be called, have something that is even worse for consume...

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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 ...