CPAC organizer: Alt-right are 'garden-variety left-wing fascists'

In 1985, President Ronald Reagan explained why he was attending the 11th-ever Conservative Political Action Conference: "CPAC is the opportunity to dance with the one who brung ya". Republican Senator Ted Cruz won last year's poll by a wide margin, w... More..

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$1 million winning Powerball ticket sold in North Quincy
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

$1 million winning Powerball ticket sold in North Quincy

Kansas Lottery spokeswoman Sally Lunsford said in an e-mail that the winning ticket in Kansas was purchased in the northeast part of the state. In order to win $1 million, you must match the first five number...More..

Video shows Harrison Ford's close call at airport
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Video shows Harrison Ford's close call at airport

Ford is an experienced pilot and collector of vintage planes. Ford was directed to runway 20-L at the airport, but mistook a taxiway for his landing strip. The actor was also recently involved in an accident, i...More..

San Jose residents under flood evacuation orders
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

San Jose residents under flood evacuation orders

The creek began flooding areas around the Los Lagos Golf Course and near Kelley Park in South San Jose earlier this morning and fire rescue crews have had their hands full pulling stranded residents from their ...More..

Protest set in Honolulu against closure of Dakota pipeline camp
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Protest set in Honolulu against closure of Dakota pipeline camp

The final day of the occupation of a pipeline protest camp was filled with fire and ceremony. Some protesters were unhappy to leave and believed the claims about flooding were overstated. Nothing but bison an...More..

DNC Chair Race: Candidates Set to Debate in CNN Forum Before Election
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

DNC Chair Race: Candidates Set to Debate in CNN Forum Before Election

Ellison has attracted the support of Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont. And a third contender, South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, got the backing of former DNC chairman Howard Dean. "S$3 econd, the next ...More..

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe Stands with Planned Parenthood
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe Stands with Planned Parenthood

Last week's 20-19 Senate vote on HB 2264 was along party lines, with all Republicans in favor, all Democrats in opposition. Advocates for the law had said it would underpin organizations that provide the wide...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Scott Pruitt makes first speech as EPA director

But Democrats, environmental advocates, and numerous EPA's current and former staff worry his appointment as administrator of the agency will signal a reversal in America's progress cleaning up air and water an...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Trump Immigration Rules Slash Protections For Undocumented

The new regulations also restore programs for local law enforcement collaboration with federal authorities that were tabled under the Obama administration because of concerns that they violated due process or...More..

Senate Intel Committee asks agencies to keep records related to Russian probe
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Senate Intel Committee asks agencies to keep records related to Russian probe

The senators were tight-lipped as they left the meeting to start their week-long recess, but one attendee said the closed-door briefing was about Russian Federation. The Senate committee is now working on a bip...More..

All clear at JCC sites following bomb threat
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

All clear at JCC sites following bomb threat

At the Levite JCC in Alabama, director Betsy Lynch said the call received at the center began with the statement that there was " a bomb in the building ". Van Nest declined to comment further on the Sabes inve...More..

Whittier police officer killed; 2nd officer, suspect injured
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Whittier police officer killed; 2nd officer, suspect injured

Video from KTLA showed windows on a Whitter Police Department SUV shattered, and debris scattered across the road. Lt. John Corina of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department told the Associated Press the ...More..

Arrest in gruesome slayings of couple found in Peabody, Mass. basement
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Arrest in gruesome slayings of couple found in Peabody, Mass. basement

A spokeswoman for the Essex District Attorney's Office said the two were found Sunday after a woman ran out of the 19 Farm Ave. home and flagged down a auto that brought her to the state police barracks in Danv...More..

ISP Releases Photo of Man Suspect in Delphi Murders
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

ISP Releases Photo of Man Suspect in Delphi Murders

Police have not revealed the cause or manner of death. "We're just reaching out for people that saw anything within that distance", explained Sgt. Kim Riley with Indiana State Police. She wrote: "If anyone has ...More..

Small plane crashes in Bayonne
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Small plane crashes in Bayonne

Authorities were able to pull him from the wreckage and take him to a local hospital. Four cars on the street were destroyed or damaged in the crash. Witnesses say it came close to hitting a gas station. "OMG...More..

Phillies own Chris Christie after Governor calls Phils fans
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Phillies own Chris Christie after Governor calls Phils fans "bitter"

This clearly isn't the first time the Cowboys fan has ripped on Philadelphia. "Ya gotta believe we're terrible people", Christie told SportsNet New York. "And their fans are generally angry, very bad people"....More..

Undocumented Denver Mom Takes Sanctuary In Church To Avoid Deportation
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Undocumented Denver Mom Takes Sanctuary In Church To Avoid Deportation

The church's pastor, Mike Morran , said it was "immoral" and "unconscionable that she still has to live in fear of being ripped from her children and deported to a country she hasn't been in for nearly two d...More..

Immigration Enforcers, Unleashed By Trump, Can Finally 'Do Our Jobs Again'
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Immigration Enforcers, Unleashed By Trump, Can Finally 'Do Our Jobs Again'

The Mexican Consulate confirms one man was arrested at a trailer park in Las Cruces Wednesday morning. "Unless they can tell Congress, and advocates, who is being arrested, who is being detained, and who ...More..

Oakland Active Shooter Shot By Police
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Oakland Active Shooter Shot By Police

Nearby residents and businesses were also being asked to shelter in place. Pictures showed a man appearing to be the suspect leaning out of a window with his rifle aimed at cops below. As of 10 a.m. eastbound...More..

Earthjustice's President on Scott Pruitt's Confirmation as EPA Administrator
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Earthjustice's President on Scott Pruitt's Confirmation as EPA Administrator

Two Democrats voted to confirm Pruitt, West Virginia turncoat Joe Manchin III and North Dakota's Heidi Heitkamp. On Thursday an Oklahoma judge ordered that Pruitt's office provide a liberal watchdog group a...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Arrested For Domestic Violence

Trent Richardson has been out of the National Football League for two years and now it looks like it will stay that way. According to our news partner Al.com , Hoover Police were called to the Hyatt Place H...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Texas cop uses patrol vehicle to push burning truck from restaurant

Officer Chris Womack made a decision to use his patrol vehicle to push the truck away. Dash cam footage from the squad auto captured the officer pulling up behind the burning truck that was dangerously close ...More..

Immigrant protected under Obama program detained near Seattle, faces deportation
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Immigrant protected under Obama program detained near Seattle, faces deportation

Ramirez first obtained DACA protection in 2014 and renewed his protection in 2016, the complaint filed against him stated. "It's really confusing why immigration enforcement officers insisted on arresti...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Joey + Rory win Grammy Award a year after Joey's death

However, the world fell in love with the couple after Joey was diagnosed with cervical cancer. Rory Feek gave an emotional acceptance speech in memory of his late wife, Joey Feek, during a pre-telecast of...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Etan Patz killing: Man guilty over boy's 1979 murder

The case originally spurred a national hotline for missing children and simplified sharing of information among law enforcement agencies. The boy vanished as he walked alone to a school bus stop in the city's...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Harrison Ford under investigation after near-miss with passenger plane

Harrison Ford had a "potentially serious" incident while piloting his private plane on Monday in an incident that is now being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration, according to a report by N...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Takiya Holmes, 11, Dies Three Days After Shooting

Both girls are in a critical condition in hospital, and family members say they are each fighting for their lives. Prayers go out to the memory of Takiya Holmes and her family, and also to Kanari Gentry-Bow...More..

Jerry Sandusky's son, Jeffrey Sandusky, charged with child sexual assault
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Jerry Sandusky's son, Jeffrey Sandusky, charged with child sexual assault

Jeffrey Sandusky is now being held at Centre County Prison in Pennsylvania on $200,000 bail and faces 14 criminal counts total. A second child allegedly has been abused since 2013. State police became aware ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Avalanche at France's Tignes ski resort kills 4

The BBC reported that the avalanche appeared to have been started by a group of skiers at a higher elevation. CRS Courchevel , which is helping in the rescue efforts, has said it is unlikely any other surviv...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Our New Department of Education Can't Spell Good

W. E. B. Du Bois was a prominent African American sociologist, historian, and civil rights activist. Du Bois' name in a tweet, then had a typo in a follow-up tweet apologizing for the first mistake. Sunday mo...More..

Police arrest suspect in murder of Ohio State student
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Police arrest suspect in murder of Ohio State student

Tokes was shot and the "investigation is being addressed as a homicide", the Grove City police said. Police arrested a man they believe is responsible for killing a 21-year-old former Monclova Township resi...More..

White House considering new immigration order
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

White House considering new immigration order

But upholding the suspension last week, the three appeals court three judges said that the government had provided "no evidence that any foreigner from the countries named in the order " had carried out a te...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Kate McKinnon Spoofs Fatal Attraction as Kellyanne Conway in SNL Skit

Conway was depicted in an unsubtle homage to Glenn Close's character in Fatal Attraction, breaking into CNN host Jake Tapper's home in order to violently plead with him to be featured on his show and create m...More..

Special needs children treated like royalty at 'Night to Shine'
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Special needs children treated like royalty at 'Night to Shine'

He asked her about her church in Nebraska and if a Night to Shine event could be held there, so Fuelberth put Tebow in touch with Austin. Almost a thousand volunteers have assisted in donations, decorating, h...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Full List Of The President's EOs After New Actions On Crime

Americans in Support of Law Enforcement (AISLE) president Scott G. Erickson lauded the orders, stating, "President Trump's executive orders calling on the executive branch to use all available Federal laws to e...More..

Senator Tom Udall speaks out against Attorney General nominee Jeff Sessions
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Senator Tom Udall speaks out against Attorney General nominee Jeff Sessions

MA senator Elizabeth Warren was silenced on the Senate floor last night after she tried to read a letter Coretta Scott King wrote in opposition of Donald Trump's Attorney General pick, Senator Jeff Sess...More..

Opposing Planned Parenthood protests end peacefully in Reno
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Opposing Planned Parenthood protests end peacefully in Reno

The effort to defund Planned Parenthood has nothing to with taking health care away from women. Anti-abortion activists emboldened by the new administration of President Donald Trump are staging rallies aroun...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Aerial Footage From Oroville Dam's Spillway

If the water continues to rise and the compromised concrete spillway, which was found Thursday to have a gaping 300-foot hole, can't handle the runoff, an unpaved emergency spillway would be utilized, something...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

What Could Happen Tuesday With President Trump's Immigration Ban

Lawyers from Washington state and Minnesota - which mounted the legal challenge against Mr Trump - had offered compelling evidence that even a temporary reinstatement of the travel ban would cause harm, and r...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Blizzard forecast predicts 12 to 16 inches of snow

Caution will be particularly important during the morning rush hour, when snowfall rates could reach 2 inches per hour, and heavy winds are also expected. The city's Emergency Management Department also issue...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Charles Oakley Arrested After Security Beatdown During Knicks Game

After his release, Oakley told the New York Daily News he did not accost Knicks owner James Dolan and that his removal was unfair. "After all, Dolan is the one who hired Phil Jackson - the man who continu...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Robert F. Kennedy's son announces run for IL governor

State Democrats have been searching for a high-profile, and perhaps independently wealthy, candidate to take on the deep-pocketed Rauner in what is expected to be an expensive race. Kennedy said he would spen...More..

Weather: Snow showers likely
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Weather: Snow showers likely

Much colder air is expected behind the cold front with snow showers later into Thursday morning. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 27. We will be partly to mostly cloudy with a ...More..

Kellyanne Conway buys serious trouble: 'Buy Ivanka's stuff'
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Kellyanne Conway buys serious trouble: 'Buy Ivanka's stuff'

The First Daughter's clothing line has been dropped in recent days by Nordstrom and Belk. "The president is very protective of us", Conway explained of Trump's unusual Twitter silence after last weekend's SN...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Governor Walker Defends Proposed Budget at Economic Summit

That is an about face for the Governor, who in previous budgets has slashed public education funding to the tune of about $1 billion. The governor says reforms enacted over the past few years are making it po...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

US Deports Undocumented Woman in US for 21 Years

Garcia de Rayos had been living in the U.S. as an undocumented immigrant since she was 14 years old. Ms. Rayos was working at Golfland Sunsplash in Mesa, a suburb of Phoenix, when Maricopa County sheriff's de...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

5 circus high-wire performers fall in a 'tragedy' during rehearsal

AP reported that he was the anchor of the pyramid, but he caught himself and was not injured during the fall. Wallenda, the self-proclaimed "King of the High Wire", is part of the seventh generation of the fa...More..

Winter Weather Warning Issued for Much of New Hampshire
by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Winter Weather Warning Issued for Much of New Hampshire

Gusty and strong winds are also expected in the Northeast. Snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches are possible, with about 3 to 4 inches in the city of Pittsburgh . The highest temperature recorded on this day ...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Democrats must filibuster to save our Supreme Court

The president and Congress could change the number of judges on the Supreme Court or lower courts. The pending nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the Court vacancy created by the death of Antonin Scalia...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Justice Ginsburg laments partisanship at Stanford talk

She addressed a wide range of topics, such as her career as a lawyer, her almost six-decade marriage to taxation law expert Martin Ginsburg, the duty of the Supreme Court to offer legal clarity and uniformity a...More..