North Carolina A&T State University students shot at party

A Greensboro Police news release named the victims as Alisia Dieudonne , 19, of Homewood, Illinois, and Amhad Campbell, 21, of Kittrell, North Carolina. "Both Alisia and Ahmad were actively involved in campus life and vitally important members of th... More..

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by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Fatal police shooting in Los Angeles sparks small protest

Cops attempted to pull over the suspected stolen vehicle with paper plates, but it tore off. When police attempted to stop the vehicle, it is alleged that Snell sped off, starting a auto pursuit. More recently,...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Gary Johnson stumbles to name favorite world leader

But the hour didn't go as planned. However, mentioning Vicente Fox didn't satisfy Matthews who asked for a current sitting world leader, which, again Johnson blanked on, before the " Hardball " host turned ...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Boy, 6, dies days after South Carolina school shooting

Jacob's brother, identified by ABC News, posted about the 6-year-old's passing. Jacob, another student and a first-grade teacher at Townville Elementary were wounded by the teenager, who had just killed his...More..

Americans sweep Europe to start Ryder Cup
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Americans sweep Europe to start Ryder Cup

Perhaps fittingly, the last time the United States won an opening session 4-0 was when the late Arnold Palmer was captain in 1975, albeit against Great Britain and Ireland, and Palmer's bag from that contest ha...More..

Victory in Alabama: State's Anti-LGBTQ Chief Justice Roy Moore Suspended
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Victory in Alabama: State's Anti-LGBTQ Chief Justice Roy Moore Suspended

The Court of the Judiciary ruled Friday morning to suspend Moore without pay for the remainder of his term in office. "It's something that he never seemed to understand", Cohen said. The chief judge on an Alaba...More..

Carnegie Deli closing at end of 2016
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Carnegie Deli closing at end of 2016

I'd somehow never heard of it, but I thought, "It's NY - any random deli will have a good sandwich, even this beautifully hokey-looking one!" Unlike at some other famous restaurants that recently closed, Levi...More..

Obama says people don't give Clinton credit
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Obama says people don't give Clinton credit

That means more stops in states like MI and New Hampshire, and possible trips to Nevada, Pennsylvania, Colorado and Wisconsin. Sanders indicated his campaigning on behalf of Clinton is about to step up, sayin...More..

Dante Booker Still Questionable For Saturday Game Against Rutgers
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Dante Booker Still Questionable For Saturday Game Against Rutgers

Rutgers gave up 48 points to Washington in the season opener and Ohio State should be able to at least match that. Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald said the conference was in a similar position halfway thro...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Man shot by police was distraught over best friend's death

For a second consecutive night, protesters gathered Wednesday in El Cajon, California, holding signs and demanding accountability following an officer-involved shooting of an unarmed black man. He's not coming ...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Clinton Wins Applause in NC for Debate Performance

Trump repeated his criticism of Machado's weight on Fox & Friends Tuesday morning, a point Megyn Kelly obliquely brought up when she interviewed Machado on Tuesday night's Kelly File . "When you hear somebody...More..

Green Party's Jill Stein escorted from presidential debate site
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Green Party's Jill Stein escorted from presidential debate site

The reaction in markets to the first US presidential. Stein is now polling around three or four percent. Stein's campaign said she will not "risk arrest " this time, because there is an outstanding warra...More..

Senator: Education Dept. mishandling Corinthian student debt
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Senator: Education Dept. mishandling Corinthian student debt

Of 6,155 schools with default rates, just 10 may lose access to federal student aid as a result of their high default rates, the department said. Default rates at public and for-profit colleges dipped, while pr...More..

Republicans Forbes and former Sen. Warner disagree over presidential candidates
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Republicans Forbes and former Sen. Warner disagree over presidential candidates

Warner also spoke to Trump's inexperience in national security matters, comparing it unfavorably to Clinton's studied and devoted participation in the Senate Armed Services Committee. Warner is a former U.S. Na...More..

by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

FDNY battalion chief killed in Bronx house explosion amid drug lab investigation

Firefighters were responding to a gas leak when the explosion suddenly ripped through the neighborhood. But one Drug Enforcement Administration official told the Wall Street Journal that growing pot can be...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Democrats press talks as showdown vote looms on funding bill

We don't want to have high drama around here this time". Republican leaders are promising to address the Flint issue after the election in a separate water bill, but Democrats refuse to take them at their wor...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Nebraska anthem protesters draw ire of 2 regents, governor

Senior linebacker Michael Rose-Ivey read an impassioned statement during the Cornhuskers' weekly media availability on Monday. Unacceptable. Fortunately, Rose-Ivey is much more rational in his reactions to ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Oklahoma St-Baylor delayed by lightning after opening series

Seth Russell found Ishmael Zamora for a pair of 38-yard touchdown passes in the second quarter - sandwiching a three-run touchdown by Rennie Childs, that capped a 14-play, 75-yard drive that consumed almost sev...More..

Missouri couple killed in crash during Disney vacation
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Missouri couple killed in crash during Disney vacation

Family friends were devasted by news of the tragic crash. They are being treated at a children's hospital in Orlando now. Charles King, 43, of New London, North Carolina, was also driving eastbound on I-4 in ...More..

Over 800000 OH voters request absentee ballots
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Over 800000 OH voters request absentee ballots

Contrary to popular belief, these ballots are actually processed prior to Election Day according to Ohio Law. "In a typical election year, we'll have anywhere from 300 to 500 absentee voters". "I'm very happy a...More..

Washington Monument Closed Indefinitely During Elevator Repairs
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Washington Monument Closed Indefinitely During Elevator Repairs

The National Park Service delivered the bad news Monday after revealing its technicians were unable to root out the cause of problems that have plagued the monolith's elevator over the last few years. It is sti...More..

Iowa cities donate sandbags to Cedar Rapids
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Iowa cities donate sandbags to Cedar Rapids

Officials estimate that about 50 percent of the people in those zones have left for temporary shelter elsewhere, but the officials didn't have a head count of those remaining. District officials will reevaluate...More..

9 wounded in Houston shooting; suspect dead
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

9 wounded in Houston shooting; suspect dead

The incident took place near Wesleyan Street and Bissonnet Street. When they arrived at the scene, the suspect was firing actively, and officers fired back at him. "I would want to know why?" Firefighters and...More..

by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Cruz uneasily debuts as Trump surrogate

The about-face - after Mr. Cruz told Republican delegates to vote their "conscience" at the party's national convention in July - also came after Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said the p...More..

Charlotte police release video of fatal shooting but doubts remain
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Charlotte police release video of fatal shooting but doubts remain

In the dashboard camera video released Saturday night, Scott could be seen slowly backing away from his SUV with his hands down, and it's not apparent if he's holding anything. "I stand behind the truth", Chief...More..

Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump for president
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump for president

As for whether this revelation will hurt Trump's credibility on the issue, his supporters have forgiven plenty of reversals from Trump in the past. During a campaign event in Kenansville, N.C., last week, ...More..

Charlotte mayor asks Clinton to postpone visit
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Charlotte mayor asks Clinton to postpone visit

Trump, who himself reportedly scratched plans to visit Charlotte, pounced in a tweet that suggested Clinton was going to North Carolina in the wake of Scott's controversial death to "grandstand", not lend a h...More..

Photographer behind Trump Jr. 'Skittles' image is former refugee
by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Photographer behind Trump Jr. 'Skittles' image is former refugee

We respectfully refrain from further commentary as anything we say could be misinterpreted as marketing". For example, we all remember the blackout during the Super Bowl when Oreo jumped in and tweeted , " You...More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Man who hit Sacramento mayor with pie to face felony charge

But the best part of the video: we finally get the important detail of what kind of pie Thompson threw. Thompson maintained throughout the interview that he is a nonviolent protester. Sacramento police said T...More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Wells Fargo drops sales goals tied to accounts scandal

The bank was hit hard by allegations that its staff opened millions of bank accounts and credit cards for customers without their consent in an effort to meet internal sales goals. Stumpf addressed concerns tha...More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Governor Cuomo's Former Aide to Face Charges in Corruption Investigation

He is charged alongside seven others, including Alain Kaloyeros, the 60-year-old president of the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute, a key figure in Cuomo's signature initiative " Buffalo Billi...More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

University president appears in court in NY corruption case

Kaloyeros showed up on time for a 9 a.m. arraignment accompanied by his attorney, ignoring reporters' questions as he entered the city court building....and ignoring them again on his way out to a waiting auto....More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Trump walks line between law and order, empathy for blacks

At the event, Obama also criticized Trump for using hyperbolic language when discussing African-Americans, and suggested that Trump visit the Smithsonian's new National Museum of African American History and Cu...More..

Police video shows officer pepper spraying Maryland girl, 15
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Police video shows officer pepper spraying Maryland girl, 15

Video released by Maryland police shows an officer pepper-spraying a teenage girl when she was already inside a police auto. The girl and her mother spoke to reporters Thursday outside Hagerstown police headq...More..

Funeral Service Set for Ohio Boy Fatally Shot by Police
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Funeral Service Set for Ohio Boy Fatally Shot by Police

Now, an independently conducted autopsy shows that King was likely running away from officers when he was shot. Attorneys for Tyre's family say Francisco Diaz, a medical examiner from MI, conducted the review...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Minnesota mall stabbing could be realization of terror fears

Not only is Falconer a trained police officer who knows how to shoot a gun to prevent other people from being hurt, he's also a tactical shooting instructor. A victim of the Minnesota mall stabber claimed by ...More..

by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Federal Bureau of Investigation searches for men who took bomb from NY suitcase

After his arrest, federal authorities admitted that they had looked into Mr Rahami in 2014, when his father expressed concern after a domestic dispute involving his son. In court papers, a public defender sough...More..

Michelle Obama passport scan appears online in apparent hack
by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Michelle Obama passport scan appears online in apparent hack

The hacking group DC Leaks posted on its Twitter account this morning what appears to be a scanned copy of the first lady's passport, along with several White House staffers' private communications. Part of the...More..

Man dies days after fight with police; lawyer blames
by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Man dies days after fight with police; lawyer blames

Boyd was sweating heavily and seemed paranoid and confused, according to police. According to the police report , Boyd continued to try to break free of his restraints even as four officers held him down. Bo...More..

by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Police Shooting Sparks Protest in Charlotte

Todd Walther, a spokesman for the Charlotte Fraternal Order of Police, tells CNN that video of the incident shows that Scott "was given clear command to drop that weapon when he exited the vehicle and he did no...More..

Donald Trump: Drugs a 'Very, Very Big Factor' in Charlotte Protests
by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Donald Trump: Drugs a 'Very, Very Big Factor' in Charlotte Protests

We must defeat him in November. He is an insult to the intellect of the American people. Testimony indicated widespread deliberate practices created to keep out minority renters. His campaign also had to deal w...More..

by | Friday, September 23, 2016

'What happens if you become pregnant?'- Zach Galifianakis grills Hillary Clinton

The chyron introduces Clinton as " Hillary Clinton : Had Pneumonia". When she shows passion, she's seen as cold-hearted or unfriendly. Galifianakis , meanwhile, fired off questions that managed to deprecat...More..

Body camera video released in alleged police brutality incident
by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Body camera video released in alleged police brutality incident

According to Attorney Robin Ficker, the police should have taken the girl to the hospital. The body-camera video was released after an attorney for the girl's family posted a bystander's video on Facebook , ...More..

Man who shot at George Zimmerman guilty of attempted murder
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Man who shot at George Zimmerman guilty of attempted murder

Matthew Apperson , 37, who according to prosecutors has a history of mental illness, was convicted in a jury trial in the Orlando suburb of Sanford, Fla ., according to accounts by the Orlando Sentinel news...More..

Connecticut State Police investigating officer-involved shooting at Foxwoods
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Connecticut State Police investigating officer-involved shooting at Foxwoods

Authorities say the incident occurred late Tuesday morning on the fourth floor of the Fox Tower parking garage. The Mashantucket Pequot (PEE'-kwaht) Tribal police confronted the patron in the parking garage, ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

More than 800 immigrants mistakenly granted citizenship

His team did not identify the individuals involved or the "special interest countries" from which they emigrated. The news organization knew that there were holes in the data since 2008. But prosecutors decli...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Kaine accuses Trump of inciting violence against Clinton

We're not taking people's guns away. "Look what we have, look at the Middle East". Trump's aim on Friday was to put the birtherism issue behind him by declaring that "President Barack Obama was born in the Un...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Scavengers have close encounters with bombs in NYC, NJ

New York subway service was restored on the #1 train through Chelsea, except at the 23 Street station Monday morning, according to an New York City police tweet. Amtrak's Northeast Corridor service is operating...More..

Air Force base wildfire postpones hi-res satellite launch
by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Air Force base wildfire postpones hi-res satellite launch

That launch was delayed due to a "minor ground leak during propellant tanking", according to contractor United Launch Alliance's Twitter account . The blaze spread over the weekend and led to the second postpo...More..

Aleppo aid convoy destroyed: Airstrikes hit Red Crescent killing and wounding 'dozens'
by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Aleppo aid convoy destroyed: Airstrikes hit Red Crescent killing and wounding 'dozens'

The Syrian Red Crescent said the convoy had been making a routine delivery from Aleppo to rural rebel-held areas. "I am pained and disappointed that a United Nations convoy has yet to cross into Syria from ...More..