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Details about 13-year-old black boy shot by police emerge

Tyre was an eighth-grader at Linden-McKinley STEM Academy, a Columbus city school on the north side, a few miles from where the shooting happened. Police in OH responding to a report of an armed robbery shot and killed a boy who they said pulled a gu...

Hillary Clinton Returns To The Campaign Trail After Illness

The poll finds 88 percent of likely voters think Clinton is intelligent, and 69 percent say the same of Trump. "Millions of Americans can't". On Sunday, Clinton almost collapsed at a ceremony marking the September 11, 2001, attacks in NY.

Trump campaign says candidate believes President Obama was born in United States

Earlier Thursday, Trump refused to say whether he believes Obama was born in the USA, despite recent efforts by his top surrogates to downplay the so-called "birther" controversy. "He was asked one more time, where was president Obama born?" "It is...

All Eyez on Me Red Band Trailer Shows Tupac's Dark Side

Today, on the anniversary of Shakur's death, a Fresno, California, burger joint called Take 3 has realized the lyricist's dream and turned its space into a living, breathing Powamekka (a combination of the words power and mecca ). Now, we want to ...

Michelle Obama Co-Hosts 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'

Obama also got candid with Ellen about what it was like being the first African-American First Lady and revealed she had some initial hesitations about the job. After Cooper confessed he went sans underwear at the February 2014 state dinner because...

Donald Trump will stop blacklisting media outlets he doesn't like

The Republican presidential nominee had banned several outlets from covering his campaign for perceived bias, including The Washington Post, Politico, The Huffington Post and Buzzfeed . Despite the ban, most reporters have still been able to perf...

Hillary and Bill Clinton to visit Ohio on Labor Day

To be America's president, you need a lot of money for the campaign, and lately, the numbers have reached astronomical proportions in the battle for the United States. "What Hillary wants to do is take the totem pole down and let us all go forward to...

Video shows vandals destroying popular Oregon rock formation

Officials had at first believed that the coastal sandstone pedestal had naturally eroded. But then, a video emerged that pointed to the true culprit: vandals. A call put in to the Oregon Department of Parks and Recreation went unanswered on Monda...

Nebraska's Riley doesn't want his offense overrun by the run

Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler were killed in a vehicle accident July 23 in Wisconsin, returning from the Kohl's National Scholarship Camp. "We might still take him to the hotel, but my guess is he won't play". The Bulldogs didn't...

Clowns trying to lurk children into woods warn SC cops

Officers responded to a suspicious person call around 10:25 p.m. Wednesday at a Spartanburg apartment complex. While the story may sound like something taken from a Stephen King novel, according to the report , a woman said her son had seen c...

Christie ending decades-old tax agreement with Pennsylvania

The state budget for this year is premised on savings of $250 million from cutting public workers' health benefits, but those have not yet materialized as the Christie administration and labor unions tussle over the plan. Pennsylvania has a flat 3.07...

GoM to restore production after Hurricane Hermine

In Wakulla County, south of Tallahassee, at least seven homes were damaged by falling trees, said Scott Nelson, the county's emergency manager. Even though meteorologists might officially classify the system as "post-tropical" over the weekend, Her...

Election Systems Breached: Hackers Hit Voter Registration Databases In Arizona, Illinois

Roberts said FBI investigators did not specify whether the hackers were criminals or employed by the Russian government. U.S. intelligence officials have become increasingly anxious that hackers sponsored by Russian Federation or other countries ma...

LG Electronics says cancelling orders with Hanjin Shipping

Evergreen told forwarders and shippers that, effective immediately, no Evergreen Line cargo will be loaded on a Hanjin vessel and vice versa, while Cosco announced it had begun emergency contingency planning for its containers already aboard Hanji...

Governor LePage Cancels Town Hall Meeting In Westbrook

During an interview with WVOM-AM, LePage said he's "looking at all options", the Portland Press Herald reported. The governor said this morning that Republican legislators have made "demands" of him, but LePage didn't mention any specifics, or wh...

White House mocks Trump on deportation plans

In a tweet posted Sunday , Trump said he would deliver his remarks from Arizona-a speech that had originally been scheduled for August 25 in Colorado. "There's no path to legalization unless they leave the country", Trump said after an event in Ma...

UA Earns High Marks From Princeton Review

OU was named second in 2005 and again in 2010. According to The Princeton Review , they rank the schools on criteria such as daily hours spent studying, alcohol and drug usage and popularity of frats and sororities. Lehigh University and Bucknell Un...

Flood volunteer bus hits fire truck; 2 dead, dozens hurt

Two people died in the crash, including St. John District Fire Chief Spencer Chauvin , and over 40 more were injured. State police say that charges are pending in this case. It belonged to a company with two names: AM Party Bus and Kristina's Tran...

Tropical Depression Eight forms off Carolina coast; direct impacts unlikely

The Hurricane Center Sunday morning that moderate wind shear could limit the storm's intensification. The hurricane center had been watching the new tropical depression for a few days and said storms had increased and become organized near its well...

Gary Johnson Calls Trump a 'Fascist'

Johnson's ballot access had been in question after party activists submitted paperwork and voter signatures earlier this month on behalf of a different candidate. Libertarian presidential candidate Governor Gary Johnson joined the Burlington Free P...

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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 ...

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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...