No injuries after Pence plane slides off runway in NYC

Pence said mud splashed on the front windows of the cockpit. Emergency crews rushed to respond to the incident and campaign staff and members of the press were asked to disembark from the plane. The plane was coming to NY from Fort Dodge, Iowa, whe... More..

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House OKs gambling expansion, casino tax bill
by | Friday, October 28, 2016

House OKs gambling expansion, casino tax bill

The GOP-controlled House, which adjourned until November 14, also passed a bill that would restrict situations in which police officers are identified after firing a weapon or using force. Lawyer Michael Sklar,...More..

Montini: Will McCain join 'wacko bird' Cruz to block Clinton court nominees?
by | Friday, October 28, 2016

Montini: Will McCain join 'wacko bird' Cruz to block Clinton court nominees?

Appeals Judge Merrick Garland to replace Scalia, hoping the election would produce a Republican president and maintain that GOP Senate majority. Ted Cruz's suggestion of an indefinite Supreme Court vacancy unde...More..

Illinois joins $41M multi-state settlement with Hyundai, Kia
by | Friday, October 28, 2016

Illinois joins $41M multi-state settlement with Hyundai, Kia

The settlement, reached between the carmakers and 33 states, along with the District of Columbia, puts an end to an investigation into the companies' business practices related to fuel economy estimate adjust...More..

by | Thursday, October 27, 2016

Police ID NJ dad who jumped from bridge

DePuyt says the father was tracked through his cellphone, and police found the unoccupied vehicle on the bridge . His posts paint a different picture of the man who police said jumped about 100 feet off of...More..

by | Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Obama to urge young adults to sign up for health care

ASPE's analysis also estimates growth in the size of the individual insurance market since the Affordable Care Act. Sylvia Burwell, secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, said the four ...More..

Kaine says Clinton will try to work with GOP
by | Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Kaine says Clinton will try to work with GOP

Earlier Thursday, Trump told a crowd in OH that he would accept the results - if he won. Hillary Clinton's running mate, Tim Kaine, says he shares concerns about higher costs, fewer choices and worse servic...More..

Hillary Clinton turns focus to down-ballot candidates in final days
by | Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Hillary Clinton turns focus to down-ballot candidates in final days

Mr. Kaine briefly addressed an overflow crowd who'd watched Mrs. Clinton's speech on a screen. Former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer says Donald Trump is being "waterboarded" by his female accusers. Joe Heck, the Re...More..

Jay Z Will Hold Concert In Support Of Hillary Clinton In Ohio
by | Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Jay Z Will Hold Concert In Support Of Hillary Clinton In Ohio

No date has been set, but BuzzFeed News has stated that the concert will be held in Cleveland. According to reports, the secret event is going down in Cleveland and will aim to help get young black voters...More..

Trump campaign beginning to accept defeat
by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Trump campaign beginning to accept defeat

And you know, it's just this inability to accept responsibility is at the core of this. "He's just, I think, putting people on notice, that they can't just falsely accuse him", Conway said. Yet even as Mrs Cl...More..

by | Sunday, October 23, 2016

Big 12 to Remain With 10 Member Schools

When asked if the league would be getting more money from ESPN and FOX for not expanding, Bowlsby wouldn't get into specifics about negotiations. In the Big 12 that is not the case, as every team plays the nine...More..

by | Sunday, October 23, 2016

Kaine Talks Up Clinton's College Affordability Plan In State College

According to data gathered by the Associated Press Trump is holding a lead there. The ad features the parents of a slain Muslim-American army Captain. "'It's like when he ran out of groups to insult, he said,...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Police issue further warning over Killer Clown craze

A craze where people dress up as creepy clowns and roam the streets has swept the U.S. and has now made its way to Australia. "These people should not be called clowns". Police in South Wales, Gloucestershire...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Donald Trump will honour election result - if he wins

Mr Trump said: "I would like to promise and pledge to all of my voters and supports and to all of the people of the United States that I will totally accept the results of this great and historic presidenti...More..

Christie aide who sent 'traffic problems' email to testify
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Christie aide who sent 'traffic problems' email to testify

DuHaime confirmed Wildstein's previous testimony that the two met and discussed the lane closures, but denied that Wildstein told him the lane closures were done in retribution. "What do you think I am, a fucki...More..

Spill at Kansas chemical plant causes noxious cloud, evacuations
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Spill at Kansas chemical plant causes noxious cloud, evacuations

MGP produces premium distilled spirits, wheat proteins and starches. The company was established in 1941 and is headquartered in Atchison. More than 200 people now work at the plant. "At this point and time, th...More..

Hillary Clinton delights with white pantsuit at final debate
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Hillary Clinton delights with white pantsuit at final debate

In fact, apart from her performance at the three Presidential debates and her electoral rhetoric, her pantsuits have become all the rage. At the first debate, Clinton wore a bright red pantsuit; at the second, ...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Hacked emails show Clinton pushed for charity meeting in Morocco

Podesta has warned that some emails may have been edited or altered by the hackers prior to release, though the Clinton campaign has yet to publicly identify an instance of that happening. "The condition upon...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

NBC severs ties with Billy Bush

She suggested that Trump may not have known his microphone was on, calling it "kind of a boy talk" that was encouraged by Access Hollywood host Billy Bush. Benanti, 37, who grew up in Kinnelon, reprised her sig...More..

Presidential debate: Donald Trump may refuse to accept a Hillary Clinton victory
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Presidential debate: Donald Trump may refuse to accept a Hillary Clinton victory

Apparently Clinton hadn't accepted them either two years later. So it really was at the same low level of presidential debates that we've become accustomed to this year. "I would like to promise and pledge to a...More..

by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Michigan GOP removes officer who won't back Trump

Republican nominee Donald Trump hinted in an interview aired on Tuesday that House Speaker Paul Ryan may be hoping for his downfall because of Ryan's own 2020 presidential ambitions. " Democrats in this st...More..

Gunman injures four policemen in shooting in southern Germany
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Gunman injures four policemen in shooting in southern Germany

BERLIN (AP) - An anti-government extremist opened fire on police in southern Germany during a raid Wednesday in which they had planned to confiscate his weapons, wounding four officers, authorities said. The sh...More..

'Hot Boy' rapper Bobby Shmurda gets 7-year prison sentence
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

'Hot Boy' rapper Bobby Shmurda gets 7-year prison sentence

The New York Daily News reports the rapper immediately retracted the plea deal he accepted last month to benefit his GS9 brethren Rowdy Rebel Flea Montana. Police reportedly found hand guns inside the studio...More..

Sen. McCain Says Republicans Will Block All Court Nominations If Clinton Wins
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Sen. McCain Says Republicans Will Block All Court Nominations If Clinton Wins

McCain's initial comments came in an interview with Philadelphia talk radio host Dom Giordano to promote the candidacy of Sen. I will set aside the fact that McCain was a member of the 109th Congress's " Ga...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Calmer weather at southern Colorado wildfire

The cause remains unknown. The fire was reported Monday afternoon near Rampart Reservoir. The National Weather Service only issues a high wind warning when gusts are expected to be stronger than 58 miles pe...More..

Blue Jays searching for answers after offence remains cold in ALCS
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Blue Jays searching for answers after offence remains cold in ALCS

The Blue Jays wouldn't threaten again. An attorney for Cardinal told the court that he was trying to block the name, not the game. Indians starter Trevor Bauer wasn't expecting to get a standing ovation at ...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Prosecutor portrays bridge defendant as Christie attack dog

The bridge, one of the busiest in the country if not the world, connects New Jersey to NY over the Hudson River. In his testimony Baroni said while Wildstein was under him in the Port Authority's table of org...More..

Author of Guantanamo Diary released from detention center after 14 years
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Author of Guantanamo Diary released from detention center after 14 years

Slahi is being sent to his native Mauritania after having asked to be reunited with family members either there or in Germany. Mohamedou Ould Slahi has been held at the USA detention camp in Guantanamo Bay, C...More..

His team's got bite, but Francona loses tooth with chew
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

His team's got bite, but Francona loses tooth with chew

It was a rather disgusting scene - one that backed the Indians into a corner - but Cleveland manager Terry Francona still found some humor in the situation and shared a laugh with first baseman Mike Napoli. The...More..

Cornelius' late TD run lifts Arkansas past Ole Miss 34-30
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Cornelius' late TD run lifts Arkansas past Ole Miss 34-30

Arkansas was looking for a program defining win last week, but it did not come. Arkansas will be down a player for the first half when the Razorbacks visit Auburn this Saturday. After Mississippi scored to...More..

Some Republican officials stick with Trump, cite the issues
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Some Republican officials stick with Trump, cite the issues

In a passionate address, the first lady said that after years of working to end "this kind of violence and abuse and disrespect ... we're hearing these exact same things on the campaign trail. Mitt Romney w...More..

Obama Celebrates Improved US High School Graduation Rate
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Obama Celebrates Improved US High School Graduation Rate

In 2001, the federal government stopped including students with GEDs or alternative diplomas in its count of on-time high school graduates . The White House released new data on Monday, announcing hist...More..

Rigged Election Claims May Leave Lasting Damage
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Rigged Election Claims May Leave Lasting Damage

Hillary Clinton may be within striking distance of becoming the first woman to win the White House, now that the U.S.is in the final weeks of one of its nastiest presidential campaigns in recent history. Should...More..

Hasbro's Q3 earnings and profit up, beat expectations
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Hasbro's Q3 earnings and profit up, beat expectations

Revenue in the girls category jumped 57% during the quarter. It also sets up Hasbro well heading into the critical holiday shopping season, when about half of all toy sales are made. Last year's successful St...More..

HRC and Equality Federation rate 8 Utah cities in LGBT equality
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

HRC and Equality Federation rate 8 Utah cities in LGBT equality

Only Arlington and Alexandria are ranked higher. The index rated 506 cities: the 50 state capitals; the 200 largest cities in the us; the five largest cities or municipalities in each state; the cities home...More..

NYT says no libel, no retraction, no apology for Trump story
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

NYT says no libel, no retraction, no apology for Trump story

Zervos, 41, appeared at a news conference Friday with Gloria Allred , a well-known Los Angeles attorney who has previously represented women who have accused celebrities of sexual misconduct. "I didn't start t...More..

Trump Holds Rally In Greensboro, Blasts Hillary And Accusers
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Trump Holds Rally In Greensboro, Blasts Hillary And Accusers

Trump moved between various topics without dwelling on any single one for an extended period of time. "It's sort of cooler without" the prompters, Trump said in a slightly questioning tone. Trump also attac...More..

Donald Trump Clarifies: He Only Sexually Assaults Hot Women
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Donald Trump Clarifies: He Only Sexually Assaults Hot Women

When we took a break for the then-very-pregnant Melania to go upstairs and change wardrobe for more photos, Donald wanted to show me around the mansion. The model did encourage people to still vote for he...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Trump Declares War On GOP, Says He's "Better Off Without Their Support"

Another major factor: A widespread worry throughout the party that GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's tumultuous campaign will rock down-ballot races. Trump criticized Ryan for not showing support of his...More..

Chris Wallace Announces Topics for Final Presidential Debate
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Chris Wallace Announces Topics for Final Presidential Debate

Wallace also co-moderated the network's second and third debates of the 2016 cycle, held on January 28 in Des Moines, and March 3 in Detroit. Wallace, the anchor of " Fox News Sunday ", has participated in co...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

County GOP headquarters in S.C. firebombed

A Republican Party office in North Carolina was firebombed and painted with anti-Nazi graffiti Saturday night, police say. The same individuals, who have not been found, spray-painted slurs across the buildin...More..

'Today' show addresses Billy Bush suspension following release of 2005 tape
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

'Today' show addresses Billy Bush suspension following release of 2005 tape

Mark Kornblau, senior vice president of communications at NBCUniversal News Group, denied Tuesday that NBC New wanted to edit Billy Bush's comments out of a leaked Donald Trump video . Sources say that sev...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Republicans have taken a step back from Trump after that video leak

Trump addressed what was arguably the most hard day of his candidacy on Twitter later in the morning: "Certainly has been an interesting 24 hours!" One by one, outraged GOP lawmakers have condemned Trump's co...More..

Pence emerges in NC with praise, 'forgiveness' for Trump
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Pence emerges in NC with praise, 'forgiveness' for Trump

Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence emerged Monday after a weekend out of the public eye reaffirming his relationship - awkward as it may seem - with Donald Trump. The day after the vicious second...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Trump challenges legitimacy of election

In Bangor, Maine - a congressional district where polls indicate he has the strongest support in the state - Trump sought to undermine the legitimacy of the US presidential election, pressing unsubstantiated cl...More..

Cops: Man who shot 2 Boston officers didn't have gun license
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Cops: Man who shot 2 Boston officers didn't have gun license

While confirming that the shooter was a Boston Constable who'd been sworn in late July, Commissioner Evans disclosed Boston Police previously conducting background investigations into Figueroa before issu...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Trump speaks at Charlotte rally, says election is 'rigged'

Joining the increasing list of women accusing Trump of sexual misconduct, Summer Zervos, a former contestant of the reality TV show " The Apprentice ", alleged that the Republican presidential candidate made un...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

3 arrested in plot targeting Somalis in Kansas

After considering possible targets, the defendants made a decision to attack a Garden City apartment complex that houses a small mosque and about 120 members of the Somali community. The complaint said Stein di...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Early voting start brings queues of voters in some counties

In 2012, they only had 66,000 early voting ballots for the whole year. It's available to anyone who's registered to vote. Early voting kicked off for state residents Friday as Montana Secretary of State Linda...More..

by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Hurricane-level winds possible in Pacific Northwest

To put the approaching storm in context, the infamous Columbus Day Storm resulted in 46 deaths and 317 hospitalizations in Washington and OR, 53,000 damaged homes and economic losses of at least $250 million. I...More..