Sonny Dykes fired as football coach at California

He finished with a 19-30 record. In that same story, Feldman reported that multiple college teams would fire their head coaches if they thought they could get Kelly. For that alone, he deserves credit and our thanks. That's not exactly the progress... More..

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Obamas throw one hell of a farewell house party
by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Obamas throw one hell of a farewell house party

The Obamas will leave the White House when Donald Trump is inaugurated on January 20. Nick captioned the Instagram photo of himself and his Kingdom co-star Jonathan Tucker below. In a video recorded at 4....More..

by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Listen to Mark Hamill read Donald Trump tweets in his Joker voice

Ah, we have fun. Nobody writes better super-villain dialogue than #Trumputin ! It's hard to tell with " Star Wars " star Mark Hamill adapting one of President-elect's sinister tweets for Batman's perverse ...More..

Republicans scramble to replace Obamacare
by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Republicans scramble to replace Obamacare

Statewide, 2.8 million people enrolled previous year for health insurance through NY State of Health, the official health plan marketplace in New York. Murphy, the Winter Park Democrat, introduced a proposed a...More..

Alec Baldwin trolls Donald Trump with Russian 'Make America Great Again' hat
by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Alec Baldwin trolls Donald Trump with Russian 'Make America Great Again' hat

The notion that Trump and the Russian government are in cahoots with each other are bolstered even further by some of the President-elect's latest tweets . And members of Trump's own party remain wary of R...More..

Unconscious skier hanging from chairlift rescued by slackliner
by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

Unconscious skier hanging from chairlift rescued by slackliner

The victim was treated for broken ribs and returned home from the hospital to recover on Thursday. "These types of incidents, they are extremely rare", said Chris Linsmayer, a spokesman for ski area trade ass...More..

Virginia legislator introduces bill that mirrors HB2
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Virginia legislator introduces bill that mirrors HB2

A Virginia lawmaker says he wants to protect the physical privacy of people using bathrooms and locker rooms. Patrick said that it is not necessary "because men can defend themselves". The estimate follows ...More..

by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Macy's At Tulsa Promenade Mall Closing Doors

The Macy's department store chain announced Wednesday that it. The company said its sales declined 2.1% on a comparable store basis in November and December from a year ago, amid lower traffic to its stores...More..

American Red Cross has a Blood shortage
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

American Red Cross has a Blood shortage

The American Red Cross is asking for blood donations after announcing a severe blood shortage on Wednesday (Jan. 4). The holiday months are always among the most challenging for donations due to people's hect...More..

Top CPD Official Chosen as Oakland's New Police Chief
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Top CPD Official Chosen as Oakland's New Police Chief

Kirkpatrick, a former police chief in Spokane, Washington, was named in June as chief of the Bureau of Organizational Development in Chicago under Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plan to overhaul the police department, wh...More..

by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Cuomo to propose free college tuition for struggling families

And while Cuomo has supported state Dream Act proposals, which would open up such funding to undocumented students who graduate from high schools in NY, they are now barred from receiving these grants, meaning ...More..

Arkansas mom dies while streaming on Facebook Live
by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Arkansas mom dies while streaming on Facebook Live

Keiana Herndon , 26, was in the middle of telling her roughly 3,400 Facebook friends that she meant to go back to school when she started to feel ill. Keiana's father wishes someone watching would have acted so...More..

Delco Native Wounded in New Year's Eve Istanbul Attack
by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Delco Native Wounded in New Year's Eve Istanbul Attack

The State Department said Monday that Raak was the only USA citizen injured in the attack in Turkey's largest city. His brother, Michael Raak of South Philadelphia, told CBS that Raak called him shortly aft...More..

Md. teen dies after suspect shoots her inside her bedroom
by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Md. teen dies after suspect shoots her inside her bedroom

The suspect, whom police have not identified, lives in Ellicott City , the same town as Charlotte. Mom Suzanne Zaremba , 52, of Ellicott City , heard "a scuffle" in her daughter's bedroom around 2 a.m. Her...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Browns clinch No. 1 pick in 2017 National Football League draft

The Philadelphia Eagles pulled out a victory against the Dallas Cowboys , as numerous Cowboys star players were resting for the playoffs. Except for Harrison, the Steelers had the same defense on the field th...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Uber Driver Saves Teen From Child Sex Trafficking

Police are grateful that Avila called them. Authorities arrived, and three people were arrested. Police arrested Destiny Pettway and Maria Westly for various charges relating to pimping and pandering. Befor...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Protestors hang Dakota Access Pipeline banner at Vikings' game

Six rows of fans were cleared below the protesters. According to the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority, it appeared the two protesters climbed over a guard rail to gain access to the beam. Firefighters ...More..

Uber Warns Of New Year's Eve Price Surges
by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Uber Warns Of New Year's Eve Price Surges

Business goes up, but so does the responsibility to keep patrons safe, says Aroogas Downtown General Manager Adam Szar. At Arooga's, all staff members are RAM certified by the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Boar...More..

by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Suspect in state trooper shooting is dead

The announcement did not state whether Robinson killed himself or if he was killed in an engagement with police, PennLive .com reported Saturday morning. The governor said he will be remembered for his brave...More..

Clouds build, rain arrives for New Year
by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Clouds build, rain arrives for New Year

Looking ahead to the first full week of 2017, a system will move through Tuesday bringing with it some rain with Tuesday into Wednesday a chance for a rain/snow mix. Temperatures will be in the low to mid...More..

Rescue Underway After Amusement Park Riders Stranded in Air
by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Rescue Underway After Amusement Park Riders Stranded in Air

So we're going to affix a harness onto each one of them and one at a time we're going to lower them down to the ground. Orange County Fire Authority said the park's Sky Cabin attraction became stuck about 2 p...More..

by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Cannabis: teenage consumption increases following legalization in the United States

Colorado and Washington state were the first to legalize the recreational use of marijuana in 2012. States that legalize recreational marijuana use may be sending a message to teens that pot is harmle...More..

Sparks, But No Fire, in Obama-Trump Transition
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Sparks, But No Fire, in Obama-Trump Transition

Our White House will be home to someone dedicated to making our lives easier and who wants to remove the regulatory red tape, the tax code complexity and the "Washington, DC knows best" mentality that has marre...More..

Winter storm with heavy snow pounds U.S. New England region
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Winter storm with heavy snow pounds U.S. New England region

The Maine Department of Transportation treated roads Thursday morning in preparation for the storm and will have up to 350 trucks deployed throughout the state as the storm unfolds, said Ted Talbot, department ...More..

Did You Feel It? Earthquakes Reported in Morongo Valley
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Did You Feel It? Earthquakes Reported in Morongo Valley

Leading experts say California's largest and most unsafe fault - the San Andreas, which runs near Los Angeles - is long overdue for a massive natural disaster. The world's largest archipelago, Indonesia is subj...More..

Florida bald eagles awaiting hatching of eaglets
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Florida bald eagles awaiting hatching of eaglets

The 2016-2017 season is the fifth season Dick Pritchett Real Estate has provided the live look into this nest. On Thursday, millions of viewers caught a glimpse of the first crack in one of the egg's shells...More..

by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Search and rescue officials looking for missing plane in Ohio

CNN reports they were at a Cleveland Cavaliers game earlier in the evening. Fleming's father tells The Blade newspaper in Toledo that the other five people on the plane were Fleming's wife, two teenage sons, ...More..

Mathis Will Retire After Sunday's Game
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Mathis Will Retire After Sunday's Game

Mathis has a good case for Canton too, looming as one of many in a generation of unsafe pass rushers who will become eligible for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in the next few years. "Stomp with the big dogs ba...More..

Kansas State 33, Texas A&M 28
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Kansas State 33, Texas A&M 28

For now, the Wildcats are basking in the joy of snapping a two-game bowl losing streak and winning only their second bowl in seven years. Then on fourth down Knight, under pressure, was unable to connect with D...More..

by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Apache helicopter goes down in water near Houston

Local news footage from the crash site showed what appeared to be part of a rotor blade near the terminal and the Associated Press reported that witnesses saw the helicopter break apart in mid-air. CNN repor...More..

Sikh police officers in NY now allowed to wear turbans on duty
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Sikh police officers in NY now allowed to wear turbans on duty

Prior to the changes, Sikh officers had to wear a smaller wrap called a "patka" under the standard issue cap. Around 160 Sikhs serve in the NYPD and the news was welcomed by the officers. The Times notes ...More..

More widespread snow expected overnight, Friday
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

More widespread snow expected overnight, Friday

There will be some blowing snow as well, with winds of 18 to 20 miles per hour, and gusts up to 31 miles per hour, according to Reynolds. This also comes with lower temperatures than midweek - highs in the lo...More..

No provision for new minimum wage in 2017 budget
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

No provision for new minimum wage in 2017 budget

Closer to home, the minimum wage will be $9.70. Currently, farm workers are paid overtime for working more than 10 hours a day or 60 hours a week. Previous year the minimum wage got a hike of almost 30 perc...More..

Missing girl, great-grandmother may have been in Tri-Cities earl
by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Missing girl, great-grandmother may have been in Tri-Cities earl

She stopped at an Exxon on Rogers Clark Boulevard in Ruther Glen and contacted family at 5:30 p.m. on Christmas Eve. No one has seen or heard from Barbara Briley since the morning of December 25, when she sto...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Donald Trump's Tweet On US Nuclear Weapons Expansion Boggles Nukes Experts

Later, on CNN, Spicer said Trump's words should be taken literally. "We're just operating in this world where you can not believe the things he says", said Eliot Cohen, a foreign policy expert and former Geor...More..

Salvation Army beats Red Kettle goal, still needs mail appeal donations
by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Salvation Army beats Red Kettle goal, still needs mail appeal donations

One of those challenges was a late start date for some national partners that reduced pre-Thanksgiving kettle locations by more than 50 percent. "We faced some challenges this giving season, but once again th...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Baylor Bears Crush Boise State in the Cactus Bowl, 31-12

Filling in for the injured Seth Russell, Zach Smith threw for 375 yards and three touchdowns. Baylor Acting Head Coach Jim Grobe said the team played as hard Tuesday night as it has all season. McNichols' strea...More..

Devils burned by another late goal, fall 5-2 to Penguins
by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Devils burned by another late goal, fall 5-2 to Penguins

That guy could be David Warsofsky, who has been red hot during December, picking up three goals and 15 points in 10 games in the month. The Devils had taken a 1-0 lead at 1:18 of the first period as Hall spli...More..

Carrie Fisher's second life as a writer
by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Carrie Fisher's second life as a writer

Fisher's daughter, Billie Lourd, is an actress on "Scream Queens". "She was the brightest, funniest, bravest, kindest, cleverest and sweetest person I ever knew". Bristol actor Dave Prowse was among the stars...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Aftershocks continue after two big Hawthorne quakes

Residents across Northern California felt the aftershocks of a series of Wednesday morning earthquakes that came primarily from Western Nevada. The second , a 5.7 magnitude, hit at 12:22 a.m. At least 29 sma...More..

Aiken legislator charged with felony domestic violence
by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Aiken legislator charged with felony domestic violence

The couple's young children were there, and the wife took the family to her mother's house across the street after Corley threatened to kill her, then said he would kill himself, the report said. First-degree...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Gase: Even though Dolphins have clinched, they'll go all out vs. Patriots

The Dolphins' starting corner, who missed the Bills game with an ankle injury, went through stretches with the team then left with athletic trainers when actual practice began. - Fans of "The Man in the High Ca...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Oregon State Trooper Shot in Exchange that Left Suspect Dead

State trooper Nic Cederberg, 32, a seven year department veteran, responded to reports of shots fired near a residence in the Portland suburb of King City around 10:15 p.m., according to a press release . "We ...More..

Home Prices in Major Cities Rise 5.1% in October
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Home Prices in Major Cities Rise 5.1% in October

The 10-city and 20-city composite indices showed annual gains of 4.3 percent and 5.1 percent, respectively, which was higher than the gain recorded in September, Case-Shiller reported. While consumer confidence...More..

by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Drexel University calls professor's tweet about white genocide 'utterly reprehensible'

On Sunday, Maher followed up with a tweet regarding his controversial comment. Reports on the tweet popped up on several conservative web sites, and the hashtag "White Genocide" was trending on Monday morni...More..

Northern Plains Hammered By Blizzards, Ice Storms
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Northern Plains Hammered By Blizzards, Ice Storms

At about 4:12 p.m. Sunday, the North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol issued a no-travel advisory for western, central, and northeastern North Dakota due to snow, bl...More..

State Trooper Delivers Christmas Eve Baby on Route 2
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

State Trooper Delivers Christmas Eve Baby on Route 2

Mother Itohan Oyabure-Okafur was being rushed to the hospital by her brother when baby Ebenezer apparently became impatient. Capps arrived at the scene and baby Ebenezer soon followed. More..

by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Keys To Defeating The Boston Celtics

But after the Knicks reeled off eight straight points to knot the score at 112-112 with 66 seconds left, the Celtics needed Smart's heroics. "I don't want to take that away from him". "We made bad decisions and...More..

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from GTspirit!
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from GTspirit!

Another year is nearly over, and now the biggest concern for us the celebration of the New Year and is to make it the lavish one. We share a list of the best quotes and messages for Christmas, which we can se...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Jimmy Carter is the only former president to RSVP for Trump's inauguration

Carter announced he would be attending the ceremony in early December before his Sunday school class, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution . But perhaps the most scrutinized potential attendee is Bill...More..