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Trump's lobbyist ban complicates administration hiring

Yet the 2011 legislation to do just that hasn't moved forward. The reshuffle has delayed the briefings that must occur during the transition. There had been rampant speculation in recent days an effort he was trying to get security clearances for...

FBI Joins Search for Dead Kansas Woman's Newborn

Investigators do not consider the father a suspect, Sgt. Nikki Woodrow added. Police have determined the shooting happened sometime between 1:00 and 3:30 p.m. Police believe the child may be headed toward Kansas City. Investigators want to talk t...

Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. fastest to 3500 receiving yards

The New York Giants stayed hot, using big games from Eli Manning and Odell Beckham Jr.to pick up their fourth straight win with a 21-20 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday Night Football . On third down, he played it smart and safe, findin...

Ole Miss QB Shea Patterson to play in Texas A&M game

Greg Biggins of Scout.com listed him as the best quarterback prospect to come out of the southern region of the country in the last decade. While 2016 may have been hard for Ole Miss , it appears that the future is very bright. Instead, chaos m...

WVU survives Texas 24-20

The Mountaineers were ranked 16th in the AP polls entering the day. "Field position wise was good, and he was a big part of that". Nathan Adrian scored 13 points and No. Two plays after D'Onta Foreman fumbled and WVU recovered at the Texas17, Antho...

GOP Takeover of Iowa Senate Part of National Trend

Capitol in Washington , D.C., on September 21, 2016. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and President-elect Donald Trump were barely on speaking terms for much of the 2016 campaign. Jaime Harrison, the SC party chairman, downplayed the idea that Trump...

Manhunt Ends For Suspect In 'Execution' Of California Deputy

David Machado is seen in an undated photo provided by the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department. Sheriff Adam Christianson said Wallace was shot at a local park while waiting for backup after reporting a suspicious vehicle. A suspect in the shooti...

Washington DC voters overhelmingly support statehood

She did not know how many voters were affected. But the mayor and many council members said they would consider that idea later. "We need a nationwide PR plan, because we need to take our fight to the people", Brown said, urging the city to make ...

Cross country closes out season at NCAA Great Lakes Regional

Georgetown Women's Cross Country: 5th of 28; 141 points (15 / 24 / 26 / 30 / 46) The Georgetown women's team continued to show their pack-running prowess as they recorded a mere 47-second spread among the five point scorers. Freshman Emily Tromp ha...

The US election 2016 Important Times: Polls and Results

Look for the first burst of results when polls close at 7 p.m.in Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, South Carolina, Vermont and Virginia. Results of exit polling show Trump picked up support among voters of all ages in a state with a struggling coal-min...

Stevie Wonder And President Obama Campaign For Hillary Clinton

She has said she will write in Pence for president on Election Day. The crowd behind her displayed four giant versions of her campaign logo featuring a forward-pointing arrow. When Hillary lost the Democratic nomination in 2008, she said, "it was a...

(Early) voter's remorse? You can't change your ballot in MA

As polls show Trump closing in on Clinton in key battleground states, her campaign is rushing to shore up support in some long-standing Democratic strongholds. In Florida, Hispanic early voting is projected to be up 40 percent from 2012, which coul...

Democratic Angst: New Polls Show Trump Competitive in NH, CO, VA, MI

The survey, with a margin of error of plus or minus 3 percentage points, showed Clinton with 45 percent support compared to 42 percent for Trump, according to the Times . And in a nod to Republicans, she called out Trump for his criticism in the GOP...

Hillary Clinton's got a problem with black voters

He actually said, 'Then why are we making them?' And he wants more countries to have nuclear weapons. "For example, has consistently shown that regardless of whom they meant to vote for, more than half thought Clinton would win the election".

Supreme Court Decides to Enter Transgender Bathroom Debate

They argue that such rules are necessary to safeguard privacy and traditional values. Some federal courts have agreed with Grimm (and the Obama administration ) that such federal deference should apply here, but some schools (and states) have re...

Modi celebrates Diwali with soldiers near China border

He, however, lamented that on a day India celebrates the birth anniversary of Patel, thousands of Sikhs were killed in 1984 in the wake of the assassination of Indira Gandhi. New Delhi , Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wished the nation in his...

Pieces flew thousands of feet from Chicago plane on fire

All were released as of Saturday, Ward said. The aircraft involved in Friday's incident was built in 2003 and is among American's youngest planes of that model. One of the best-known incidents of uncontained engine failure occurred in 1989, when 11...

Donald Trump Jr. helps push woman's disabled vehicle off street

When Donald Trump Jr. noticed a stalled auto on the road Thursday while traveling between campaign stops in Mesa, Arizona, he hopped out of his vehicle to lend a helping hand. "She was taken aback", Bowyer recalled. But does it mean she's jumping a...

Driver stops at drive-thru during police chase

However, this dude in Phoenix , Arizona was on a whole new level. Adkins had an outstanding warrant and did not stop for the officers, according to police. After ordering a casual snack, Adkins continued fleeing in his vehicle before taking to h...

Leaders of Oregon standoff acquitted

Bundy's brother , Ryan Bundy, was also a co-defendant in the trial. One of the OR jurors who acquitted the Bundy brothers and their bird sanctuary-seizing brethren says the verdict was no endorsement of their actions. Ammon Bundy's defense lawy...

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's best jokes at Al Smith dinner

After a series of lighthearted quips - mocking his immodesty and acknowledging the similarities between his wife's remarks at this summer's Republican convention and a previous speech by Michelle Obama - Trump's comments took a sharper turn.

Drop Off Unwanted Prescription Medicine At Bedminster-Bernardsville Police Dept. Saturday

Are you scared of those outdated, possibly unsafe prescription drugs in your medicine cabinet, but you're not sure how to get rid of them safely? Needles, thermometers, IV bags, hydrogen peroxide, aerosol cans and liquids will not be accepted, Steven...

Killer Clowns reported terrorising people across Britain from London to Dundee

Thames Valley Police said it responded to 14 incidents in 24 hours over the weekend. "We're aware of a number of social media groups raising concerns about this type of behaviour and we'd ask people to refrain from taking matters into their own han...

Montana Judge Faces Call For Impeachment After Incest Sentencing

But as the man, who pleaded guilty to repeatedly raping his minor daughter, was already in prison for 17 days, he will have to serve only 43 days of the jail term. "The defendant made a terrible choice". Lawmakers are under no legal requirement to ...

Wounded Suspects Arrested After LA Party Bloodbath

Immediately following that first shooting , several other shots were fired indiscriminately in the crowd, and there appeared to be some return fire from other party guests in the direction of the suspects, according to police. Police say the incide...

NFL Will Review Vontaze Burfict's Latest Dirty Hit

While the hit on Bennett may not have drawn a suspension on its own, the second video and Burfict's prior infractions could lead to the linebacker having to miss more games. "It's part of the game". Burfict was suspended for the first three games o...

Trump Proposes Term Limits For Congress

Mr Trump is saying he would find ways to ban members of Congress and officials who have served in the executive branch of the government from engaging in any kind of lobbying in Washington for five years upon leaving office or their positions.

Man who shot at George Zimmerman sentenced to 20 years

Apperson and Zimmerman were known to one another prior to the shooting event. The bullet missed Zimmerman, but shattered a window instead, sending exploding glass fragments into the vehicle. Zimmerman has been involved in several confrontations, incl...

Pence still forging ahead with Trump

The comments followed a weekend of prominent Republicans across the country disavowing Trump , while other Tennessee officials , like House Speaker Beth Harwell, criticized Trump's remarks without walking back their endorsements . "The real story ...

Trump's crude remarks put running mate Pence in awkward spot

Governor Pence wants voters to focus on the controversies surrounding Clinton's deleted emails. "I believe men and women of faith can not stand idly by", the IN governor said, urging students to get involved IN the national debate. The Indiana gove...

Community gathers for peace rally in East Boston

Officer Richard Cintolo is recovering from yesterday's surgery and police say he is in good spirits. "I can not thank them enough". Boston's police commissioner says the man who shot and critically wounded two officers was not licensed to own a gun...

Newtown families to appeal gun suit's dismissal

Bill Sherlach, whose wife, Mary Sherlach, was killed while working as the school psychologist at Sandy Hook Elementary , said he had hoped that a trial would reveal the ways gun companies marketed assault rifles. The ruling comes a week after the sa...

FEMA personnel to review Matthew damage in NE Florida

The Federal Emergency Management Agency Public Assistance Program helps reimburse local governments, state agencies, eligible private non-profit organizations and electric co-operatives for certain expenses they have incurred. More than 5.2 million m...

Rain and winds start tonight; storm could turn massive Saturday

The second storm is expected to hit on Saturday , and according to the Weather Service has the potential to be historic. How high the winds get and where the winds are strongest will depend on its angle of approach and where it makes landfall.

Suspect in New York/New Jersey bombings pleads not guilty

Rahami, who remains in University Hospital in Newark with wounds suffered in the shootout, will have a hearing before Superior Court Judge Regina C. Caulfield through a Skype video connection. A second pressure cooker bomb didn't explode. He was ar...

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Growing Brush Fire Rages In Brentwood

Both Black Canyon and Daisy Mountain fire crews responded to a reported debris fire in a junk yard Saturday evening to find winds had moved the fire out of the yard, starting the b...

Mortuary chief: John Glenn's remains weren't disrespected

Glenn, who served as a Marine pilot in World War II and the Korean War before becoming the first American astronaut to orbit the Earth, died December 8, 2016, at the age of 95. Zw...

Georgia men's tennis ends season with semifinal loss to North Carolina

This is the fourth title in five seasons for the Cavaliers (34-1). Old Dominion second baseman Jared Young was named the Conference USA Newcomer of the Year, while shortstop ...

Tornado warning issued for county until 4:30 pm

The National Weather Service said the tornado reached EF-3 strength, with winds around 140 miles per hour , near the Village of Conrath in Rusk County. The threat of severe sto...

CBO: GOP health care bill would leave 23M more people uninsured

Another amendment allocates an additional $8 billion over five years to help people with pre-existing conditions cover medical costs but the CBO said it would not significantly hel...

Trump records robocall in Montana race

Democratic U.S. congressional candidate Rob Quist arrives for a gathering with supporters at Darkhorse Hall and Wine Snug on Monday in Great Falls, Mont. Pence recorded a robocal...

$400 Billion Price Tag for California Single-Payer Bill

The entire state general fund budget is $125 billion. Senate Bill 562 , called the Healthy California Act , was introduced in February by Senators Ricardo Lara , D-Bell Garden...

Russia probe: Trump cries victim of 'greatest witch hunt' in American history

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer reportedly did not dispute the account. "There is no collusion between certainly myself and my campaign, but I can always speak for myself...

Children on crashed charter bus in Maryland

Philadelphia school officials said 26 students, two teachers, a parent-chaperone, and the driver were on the bus. One child and one adult were flown to trauma centers in Maryland...

Trump administration hollows out EPA science integrity board

But with the end of the members' terms , he said the agency wanted a complete vetting of all of those nominated to serve on the board before deciding who serves, rather than simpl...

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Twitter's Free Live Video Channel Debuts On Roku

Twitter's Free Live Video Channel Debuts On Roku

Not many folks are using the currently available Twitter for TV apps, but with Roku now in the mix, the platform's user database may grow to a competing extent. Twitter has been ...

Trump exaggerates a threat to religious freedom

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has been and remains committed to political neutrality. Issued on the National Day of Prayer, the order also asks the IRS to s...

Paris Police Department Honor Guard honors Texas' fallen officers at memorial services

Paris Police Department Honor Guard honors Texas' fallen officers at memorial services

Officers Curtis Garrett, Chris Mayfield and Chad Brakebill along with Lieutenant Doug Murphy were among the over two thousand Texas officers who attended. He said the ceremony is m...

Sebastian Gorka to leave White House

According to a report Sunday in the political website The Hill , citing an unnamed senior White House official, Gorka will be taking a position in another federal agency. At lea...

Fox News Co-President Bill Shine Uncertain About Future at Network

Fox News Co-President Bill Shine Uncertain About Future at Network

In response to a report by New York Magazine's Gabriel Sherman which said that Shine is anxious he may lose his job, Hannity tweeted , "Gabe I pray this is NOT true because if ...