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Tennessee teacher planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

Friends and family are gently interacting with and approaching her as she copes with the aftermath of her ordeal, her sister told a CNN affiliate. "The first thing I did was just start it and she went into it", he said, adding it was the first time...

Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of dairy industry

In remarks delivered after signing an executive order to clamp down on steel dumping, Trump promised action on the files within the next two weeks, and took a swipe at Canada's supply-management protected dairy farmers. The U.S. president criticized ...

State unemployment rates stayed above the national average

The number of private sector jobs also reached a new high at 523,200, with the largest gains in trade, transportation and utilities. The jobless rate fell 0.3 percentage points from February even as 10,500 joined the labor force last month and is d...

White Nationalist Richard Spencer's Speech At Auburn Sparks Protests, Arrests

A crowd of several hundred had gathered by early evening at the public university in eastern Alabama, monitored by dozens of police officers with police dogs. Spencer previously made news by addressing a far-right gathering where audience members gav...

Can gov't withhold benefits from churches? Supreme Court will decide

Religious freedom is not something to toy with - even on the playground. The decision eventually is expected to impact the fight that is erupting all across the nation - whether state education funds can go to school voucher programs that include...

UC Berkeley calls off Ann Coulter talk for security reasons

She said that she agreed with the conditions, but that apparently wasn't good enough. Coulter reacted angrily to the cancellation on Wednesday, saying in a series of tweets that it amounted to censorship and vowing nonetheless to show up at Berk...

DNA leads to arrest in murder of jogger in Massachusetts

Sources told CBS Boston that the suspect, Angel Cordero Ortiz, was being held at the state police barracks in Millbury, Massachusetts, and will be arraigned on Tuesday. Marcotte, 27, was found not far from her family home off Brooks Station Road on...

China's Xi tells Trump 'peaceful resolution' needed on North Korea

The talks between Kim and Wu came shortly after Trump hosted Chinese leader Xi Jinping for a summit at which he pressed Beijing to do more to curb the North's nuclear ambitions. President Donald Trump, fresh from a missile strike on Syria that was ...

Sculptor of Wall Street's bull wants 'Fearless Girl' moved

The statue was created by artist Kristen Visbal, who was commissioned by a NY advertising firm and a Boston investment bank, as a pointed message to corporate America about the lack of women in their boardrooms. Siegel, a longtime civil liberties la...

Pres. Trump Goes After Comey: 'He Saved Hillary Clinton's Life'

I call it "Comey 1" and I joke about it a little bit. Jennifer Palmieri, who worked as former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's communications director during the 2016 campaign, admitted Wednesday that most journalists lean "lef...

Final Four: South Carolina's Frank Martin emotional following loss to Gonzaga

A limited Sandarius Thornwell combined with an overpowering Przemek Karnowski ended perhaps the most memorable run in SC men's basketball history. But as the first half wore on, the Tar Heels started to use their size, strength and skill to take ...

4 inmates found dead at South Carolina prison

Department of Corrections. The cause of death for the other two inmates was also strangulation, Watts said. The South Carolina Department of Corrections says the four are 52-year-old John King , 35-year-old Jason Kelley , 56-year-old Jimmy Ham , ...

Schools close amid Wisconsin manhunt for gun theft suspect

Law enforcement also says he wrote a 161 page anti-government manifesto that he sent to President Trump. The Armageddon Gun Shop was burglarized of a "large quantity" of weapons Tuesday night, the Rock County sheriff's office said. UPDATE (WKOW ) -...

New bill aims to block ICE from identifying as police officers

On Tuesday, SJC Justice Geraldine S. Hines asked Joshua Press, an attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, "What in our state law does permit this?" Freeholder Jack Kelly said the county government believed they had been removed from the list ...

Secret Service agent suspended after meeting with prostitute

Police reportedly were called to the hotel after the manager became suspicious about what was going on in one of the rooms. CNN said the incident occurred in Maryland. Several agents were there ahead of then-President Barack Obama's trip to atten...

Trump praises 'bombshell' report on 'unmasking'

But right after Friday's show, we were able to get a perspective on basically what President Trump thought a month ago when he went out and tweeted on Saturday morning. Devin Nunes since January. The White House has also been emboldened by the re...

Lawmakers call for State Attorney Ayala to be removed from office

Ayala remains steadfast in her position the governor is abusing his authority and has compromised the independence and integrity of the criminal justice system", a spokeswoman for Ayala's office said. "As a black man, I see the death penalty as a p...

Man charged with murder after shooting intruder in shower

The Olympian reports Bruce Fanning was arrested after reporting the incident. Court documents stated that the events occurred on Saturday, at approximately 8 am in a house near Belfair , Fanning had converted into an office. At a Mason County ...

Severe weather and heavy rain threat Sunday night

The threat of severe thunderstorms will slide east, stretching from eastern Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley. We'll be watching a squall line move across the LA/MS state from the west overnight. This will be possible in both the morning and ...

More Flint residents on the city's water shutoff list

In a letter written in November, acting EPA Regional Administrator Robert Kaplan told Mayor Karen Weaver that Jones was concerned "about chemicals being added to the Flint water for the objective of disinfection and corrosion control". "The propose...

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Minn. session deadline 'hanging by a thread' as budget talks continue

This has taken two years of fighting about state's rights, privacy, and driver's licenses for undocumented workers to reach this deal, but the House and Senate have now passed the ...

Springfield Honors Fallen at Peace Officers Memorial

Every year since 1982, members of the US law enforcement community, their families and friends have gathered on Peace Officer's Memorial Day in Washington, D.C.to mourn the fallen...

Healthy teen dies of heart problems after too much caffeine

In addition to being healthy, Davis was known among friends and classmates for advocating against using drugs and alcohol, Watts said. " He didn't do any of that ". Another team f...

Trump White House actions shake Republicans; chaos follows Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey's sacking

Trump's daring decision to oust Comey sparked comparisons to Nixon, who fired the special prosecutor running the Watergate investigation that ultimately led to his downfall. Mr. Cl...

Senate OKs bill to fund government through September

Tuesday afternoon from the White House podium, Mr. Mulvaney defended the spending deal a third time, appearing with pictures of planned border-security changes he said would be fun...

Work begins to fill hole at collapsed Hanford tunnel

He said non-essential employees were asked to stay home Wednesday while crews prepare to fill in the collapsed portion of the tunnel. The U.S. Department of Energy's Mark Heeter ...

North Korea accuses US, South Korea of assassination attempt

South Korea is not willing to sacrifice itself for United States global domination, and that is true also for Asia, where the Philippines and other countries like Thailand are cal...

Levee breaks in Arkansas as record flooding continues to plague the region

Water had begun to spill over the top of the levee on Tuesday and it breached on Wednesday. Rivers in Louisiana are pouring over their banks after parts of the state were inundat...

'El Chapo' to remain in solitary confinement, US judge rules

Guzman's lawyers also sought more freedom to communicate with people in order to plan his defense, including his wife and potential witnesses. The judge did, however, rule that G...

7 shot during San Diego pool party; suspect dead

The witness said the gunman initially shot back at the officers, and three officers shot him to bring him down. One of the women died at the hospital. Rikky Galiendes, 27, heard ...

Special Reports

Trump's Deputy Assistant to leave White House

The Times report said that Gorka will "likely" be moved to a role outside the White House but still be part of the administration. A senior official told the outlet that he w...

Here's what could be next for Trump's sanctuary cities order

Asked about Orrick's ruling Wednesday, Trump averred that he is "never surprised by the 9th Circuit", reinforcing an early morning tweet in which he declared that it "has a bad ...

Multiple agencies respond to Mason County school after report of active shooter

Multiple agencies respond to Mason County school after report of active shooter

Authorities sweep Hawkins Middle School after reports of a possible shooter emerged Wednesday morning. His connection to the Hawkins Middle School incident remains unclear. Mason C...

Tennessee teacher planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

Tennessee teacher planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

Friends and family are gently interacting with and approaching her as she copes with the aftermath of her ordeal, her sister told a CNN affiliate. "The first thing I did was just...

Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of dairy industry

In remarks delivered after signing an executive order to clamp down on steel dumping, Trump promised action on the files within the next two weeks, and took a swipe at Canada's sup...