Sen. Patty Murray to Remain Top Democrat on Senate Education Committee

Democratic U.S. senators elected Chuck Schumer of NY as minority leader on Wednesday, and he tapped former presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders to help Democrats woo blue-collar workers, many of whom voted for President-elect Donald Trum... More..

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by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Reports say Kanye West has been hospitalized in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Police Department have confirmed it responded to a report of disturbance but the incident was described as a "medical emergency". On Monday, West was hospitalised after experiencing a "psych...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Trump won't pursue Clinton email investigation, report says

In every one of the so-called "swing states " - Ohio, Pennsylvania, Florida, North Carolina, Iowa and Wisconsin - Clinton won in the big cities. "They demonize me, they call me a homophobic, an isolation...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Enjoy a very warm sunny Saturday; a taste of winter Sunday

Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible. Friday: A chance of rain . Sunday: AM clouds, a flurry or two possible. Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers before midnight, then...More..

Gold Star family of slain California soldier booed on flight
by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Gold Star family of slain California soldier booed on flight

Several passengers in first class began to boo and complain, Perry said . "To hear the reaction of the flight being delayed because of a Gold Star family, and the first class cabin booing that was really ups...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Freeze Warning Saturday morning

Sunday, warning of temperatures between 27 and 32 degrees that could kill crops and other vegetation. Sunday, we will have another clear and cool day. After weeks of unseasonably warm temperatures, colder air...More..

Mishra admits to being underdone for Rajkot Test
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Mishra admits to being underdone for Rajkot Test

The middle-order looked wobbly the moment Cheteshwar Pujara or Ajinkya Rahane have a failure with the bat as they have to bat deep with Virat Kohli at centre to give their spinners enough cushion on the score...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Trump reportedly seeks top secret clearance for Ivanka

The post Trump's gold bracelet fuels conflict-of-interest debate appeared first on Punch Newspapers. If they belong to Donald Trump's transition team, three seniors will not be part of the government but wi...More..

'We're Not Going Anywhere': Students March Against Trump
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

'We're Not Going Anywhere': Students March Against Trump

Critics accuse the protesters of being sore losers and have slammed students for skipping out on classes. In Portland, Or., a few hundred students from several schools marched in the rain to City Hall holding...More..

by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Trump Still Worries Obama, Who Urges Pragmatic Approach

Of course , the open question of what Trump could do next was still unnerving for the President. "The people have spoken", Obama said from the White House briefing room. "Those aspects of his positions or p...More..

by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Your Views: Ryan loses credibility with claim of Trump 'mandate'

For now, Trump seems to have taken a more conciliatory tone with his political rivals, and Ryan appears genuinely interested in seeing what Congress and a Republican president can accomplish. The meeting was th...More..

by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

1400 firefighters battle NC mountain wildfires that now top 33000 acres

MFRD Fire Marshal Carl Peas placed a ban on burning several weeks ago, ahead of all the wildfire scares due to lack of significant rainfall in Tennessee. On Thursday, McCrory declared a State of Emergency for 2...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

John Kerry Says He'll Continue with Global Warming Efforts

He then went on to explain the attitude of President Barack Obama's administration. "Both NZ and the United States are bordered by large oceans and by peaceful neighbours", he said. "Most important I think is...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Thousands March on Trump Tower in Fourth Day of Protests

Police arrested dozens of people late Saturday and early Sunday. Police say 17 people have been arrested in Portland since protests began. At one point, officers located and removed as stockpile of bricks a...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Sanders: Trump Won Because Democrats Focused Too Much On Wealthy "Liberal Elite"

Wade overturned, Obergefell v. Hodges overturned, and anything else Republicans want to do. Some allies agree. Rep. Steve Israel, (D) NY, says, "I was in Clinton headquarters just a few days before the elec...More..

by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Dallas can match franchise's longest win streak vs Steelers

He has run for four touchdowns. The Panthers (3-5) instead have been one of the league's biggest early letdowns. While Roethlisberger was asked to serve primarily as a game manager and let the defense do the wo...More..

Confident Razorbacks eye third straight win against LSU
by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Confident Razorbacks eye third straight win against LSU

All three losses are to teams that are in the Top-10 in the College Football Playoff (Alabama, Wisconsin, and Auburn). Jeremy Sprinkle is the only Arkansas tight end still on the team who played against LSU t...More..

by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Experts explore future of health care reform following election

At the Los Barrios Unidos Community Clinic in Grand Prairie, employees are busy helping families sign up for health care on the federal exchange. Trump also would face a tight deadline were he to try to disma...More..

Dollar rises as investors re-price Trump victory
by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Dollar rises as investors re-price Trump victory

The Mexican peso sank to a record low on Wednesday in the wake of Donald Trump's unexpected victory in the USA presidential election, while the Russian ruble shot higher. The U.K.'s FTSE 100 dropped 3.2% ...More..

Trump's victory sets off protests on both coasts
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Trump's victory sets off protests on both coasts

There were no immediate arrests. A few miles away, University of California, Berkeley students protested on campus. Protests in the Bay Area city centered in downtown and also saw a march along Highway 24, wh...More..

Police Move Against Suspect After Arizona Officer Killed
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Police Move Against Suspect After Arizona Officer Killed

A confrontation ensued where the suspect pulled a gun and shot Officer Darrin Reed. Our thoughts are with his family and fellow officers. After the shooting, Erickson was driving a dark-colored S10 Blazer w...More..

by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Poll gives Clinton wide lead in Florida, with strong Republican support

The last poll before the 2014 gubernatorial election , for instance, found a 7-point lead for Republican Scott Walker, even as other polls showed a 1- or 2-point race with Democratic challenger Mary Burke-the...More..

Second deputy dies after Peach County shooting
by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Second deputy dies after Peach County shooting

Other deputies responded and returned fire and shot the accused gunman, but his condition is unknown. Peach County Sheriff Terry Deese said the argument started after Ralph Stanley Elrod saw two young men rid...More..

Big friends' circle on Facebook? You befriend longevity
by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Big friends' circle on Facebook? You befriend longevity

It's a demonstration that there is a stronger link between a person's health and their social media accounts than we realize, and social media isn't always a negative. The researchers, however, did not find a l...More..

Nueces County sets early voting record
by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Nueces County sets early voting record

Aside from the contentious presidential race, local voters are also tasked with electing a USA senator, member of Congress, state senator, state representative, and county commissioner. The Winterville Fire Sta...More..

Hillary Clinton stumps in MI in final sprint of campaign
by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Hillary Clinton stumps in MI in final sprint of campaign

While Obama, the first African-American president in USA history, could have been asked to go to Detroit to pump up the black vote, it was clear that his presence in Ann Arbor was aimed at another audience - mi...More..

'Person of interest' sought in New Jersey fatal stabbings
by | Monday, November 07, 2016

'Person of interest' sought in New Jersey fatal stabbings

Arrington is described as being 5-foot-9 and 170 pounds. Three other victims, a 29-year-old woman, and two 13-year-olds (one male and one female) remained hospitalized in critical but stable condition, accord...More..

#Podesta leaks continue with 18th release of emails from Clinton campaign chair
by | Monday, November 07, 2016

#Podesta leaks continue with 18th release of emails from Clinton campaign chair

Trump said Obama personally hates the Clintons, but was willing to push her for the White House because "he didn't want to get caught up in the big lie". That's clear from Roz Helderman's terrific story today...More..

by | Sunday, November 06, 2016

Clinton derides Trump's fitness; he disparages her honesty

Her shrunken lead gives Trump's campaign a glimmer of hope, one he's trying to broaden into a breakthrough before time runs out. "If Donald Trump were to win this election we would have a commander in chief w...More..

Obama shortens sentences for another 72 federal inmates
by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Obama shortens sentences for another 72 federal inmates

The announcement comes a little more than a week after President Obama granted 98 commutations, bringing his total to 944 individuals, including 324 life sentences , during his presidency. He was among seven p...More..

by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Iraqi forces enter Mosul as Islamic State fights back

Islamic State's self-declared caliph Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi is believed to be still inside Mosul city even as the Iraqi Army has entered the city for the first time in over two years, a report said. The advance c...More..

Melania Trump to address campaign rally Thursday
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Melania Trump to address campaign rally Thursday

A CNN poll of polls in North Carolina shows Clinton edging Trump 46%-42%. Every Trump path to 270 electoral votes starts with one reality: There are four battleground states he simply can not afford to lose. ...More..

University of Missouri names new president
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

University of Missouri names new president

The announcement comes a year after the resignation of the previous president amid protests over racial issues at the Columbia campus. The protests gained attention across the nation when the Mizzou football ...More..

by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

SKorea prosecutors seek arrest of friend of President Park

The nomination, which requires parliamentary approval, is seen as an effort by the conservative Park to reach out to liberals for bipartisan support after previously firing eight presidential aides. Thousands o...More..

by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

FBI Making Inquiry Into Ex-Trump Campaign Manager's Foreign Ties

Aides said she would use a speech at Kent State University to cast Trump as unfit to be commander in chief and unsafe to national security. After spending much of the summer and fall tearing Trump down, Clint...More..

by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Big Cubs first inning dulls Cleveland's Game 6 anticipation

The Indians are on the board but still trail 7-1. Cleveland's Jason Kipris doubled to open the fourth, the first hit off Arrieta, and scored the Indians' first run on a Mike Napoli single. "I would've lov...More..

Eagles player stopped with gun, marijuana
by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Eagles player stopped with gun, marijuana

Philadelphia Eagles' Josh Huff was arrested for gun and weed possession after he was pulled over for speeding. - Josh Huff of the Philadelphia Eagles was arrested Tuesday morning. As it relates to Huff...More..

Old vs. New: Bill Snyder, K-State visit Iowa State
by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Old vs. New: Bill Snyder, K-State visit Iowa State

Surprisingly, K-State responded by throwing the ball in an attempt to pad the lead before halftime, which was a welcome sign for a fanbase used to the Wildcats just mailing in the final two minutes of the first...More..

President Obama returning to North Carolina for Clinton
by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

President Obama returning to North Carolina for Clinton

Obama is expected to spend nearly every day on the campaign trail in the final week leading up to the election on November 8. "They are trying to convince you that your vote doesn't matter, that the outcome has...More..

Wisconsin deputy shot and killed, man in custody
by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Wisconsin deputy shot and killed, man in custody

The deceased officer has been identified as 33-year-old Dan Glaze. Deputy Dan Glaze was killed Saturday evening as he investigated a suspicious vehicle in a field in nearby Ladysmith. No information was given...More..

by | Monday, October 31, 2016

California Guard vets told to repay millions in enlistment bonuses

The Army now is demanding that they repay retention and re-enlistment bonuses that tended to range from $15,000 to $20,000 per soldier, a recovery program that The Bee described in 2013. They then called on Con...More..

by | Sunday, October 30, 2016

Trump, Clinton in the Home Stretch

Welcome back to The Day in Polls . The Republican candidates can pretend like Trump doesn't exist because their new pitch to voters is, "Vote for me and I'll bring down Hillary". On a more granular level, a...More..

by | Sunday, October 30, 2016

Ex-Bill Clinton aide memo roils wife's campaign over ethics

Actor and comedian Bill Cosby (C) arrives for his arraignment on sexual assault charges at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania December 30, 2015. "Neither Justin nor I are separately c...More..

Bill Clinton returning to Ohio for Hillary Clinton campaign
by | Sunday, October 30, 2016

Bill Clinton returning to Ohio for Hillary Clinton campaign

Is Bill Clinton a help or more of a hindrance when it comes to getting her elected? With just more than a week until Election Day, the man who may end up as America's First Gentleman also shared his thought...More..

by | Sunday, October 30, 2016

Donald Trump Slams Doug Band, Clinton Foundation on 'Unorthodox' Arrangement

The Post noted that companies like Coca-Cola and Dow Chemical that were clients of Band's firm, Teneo, also donated to the Clinton Foundation . He also landed "in-kind services for the President and his ...More..

Tags: ash carter | national guard | bonuses | collection
by | Thursday, October 27, 2016

Tags: ash carter | national guard | bonuses | collection

The guard says about $22 million has been collected so far from 2000 soldiers. However, he points out that it still leaves thousands of soldiers to go through the grueling appeals process that Strother has alre...More..

No 'patient zero' in HIV epidemic, new research finds
by | Thursday, October 27, 2016

No 'patient zero' in HIV epidemic, new research finds

McKay's work has added important contextual information to the latest study , led by Dr. Michael Worobey from the University of Arizona and published today in the journal Nature , which has compared a new ana...More..

New York State law gives you time to vote on Election Day
by | Wednesday, October 26, 2016

New York State law gives you time to vote on Election Day

For absentee and provisional voting, voters are issued a paper ballot. "The general registrar's offices will be open Saturday, October 29 , and Saturday, November 5 , for individuals wishing to cast their a...More..

by | Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Listen, Southampton Tougher Opponents Than Manchester United Were - Former Chelsea Star

Not 99%, and one per cent for Chelsea or any other club", he said after United's feeble defeat. I wanted to call the crowd to applaud the players, which seems normal enough to me. "They deserved this because I ...More..

by | Tuesday, October 25, 2016

California soldiers must repay enlistment bonuses

In addition to doling out cash for reenlistment, the Pentagon offered student loan repayments. It seems that until the Times story broke, soldiers were repaying these debts under the radar. The Pentagon a...More..