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Forecasters warn of flash flooding in SC

Gov. Nikki Haley said during a news conference early Wednesday evening. The latest forecasts for the Category 3 storm show the immediate Charlotte area could get up to 1 inch of rain Friday night through Saturday, along with gusty winds of up...

El Cajon, California, sees fifth day of protests over police shooting

Friday night's protests were peaceful, but demonstrators blocked intersections and attempted to walk on a freeway before riot gear-wearing police stopped them. An attorney for the family, Dan Gilleon, said on Friday that the newly released footage su...

What we know about the suspect in West Philadelphia rampage

The Philadelphia man who went on a fatal shooting spree left an elliptical letter titled "Doomed" depicting a hatred for law enforcement but leaving few other clues about the rampage, the police commissioner said Saturday. The city's police chief sai...

IL and Chicago eye Wells Fargo business bans

But few expected the barrage of bad news that soon hit on both sides of the Atlantic - a rat-a-tat-tat of job cuts, scandal and financial worry that sent bank shares tumbling and left many investors wondering just where or when the pain would end.

Mother to Jacob Wetterling: 'Our love for you will never die'

Governor Mark Dayton, U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar, and U.S. Senator Al Franken were among those in attendance. "We have held their family in our hearts for almost 27 years", Dayton said. "I think it's great that we could come out and have some ice cre...

Key NJ Legislators Looking at Christie Impeachment

Chris Christie. Wildstein told jurors how he received the now-famous "Time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee" email from Christie's then-deputy chief of staff, Bridget Kelly, on August 13, 2013, about a month before the town next to the bridg...

Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain

A dashboard camera from a police vehicle showed Keith Scott , killed on Tuesday, exiting his auto and backing away from it. Police shout to him to drop the gun , but it is not clear that he has anything in his hand. Putney said that Scott was "a...

Browns hit again: Kicker Murray placed on injured reserve

Murray injured the knee in practice on Friday. Saturday morning, the Browns signed former Philadelphia Eagles place kicker Cody Parkey . Parkey is in his third National Football League season out of Auburn. Parkey converted 32 of 36 field goal a...

GfK Poll: Majority of Americans fear Trump presidency

But a new Associated Press-GfK poll finds that Clinton's stumble didn't have quite the impact that Trump and his supporters wanted. A RealClearPolitics average of four recent polls including this most recent PPP poll show Trump up one point on ...

The Mosque That The Pulse Nightclub Shooter Attended Was Set On Fire

The blaze at the facility - where Orlando Pulse nightclub mass shooter Omar Mateen used to worship - started at 12:40 a.m. Monday (Sept. 12). The community mosque that Omar Mateen frequented was set ablaze on Monday. Two callers driving by the Fo...

Air Force says U-2 pilots' parachutes deployed

The plane crashed in Sutter County during a training mission, The Huffington Post noted . One pilot was killed and another injured whe. Barnes says military investigators are looking into the cause of the crash, but there's no timeline for them to...

Famous playwright Edward Albee dies

His best-known work, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, a portrait of a decaying marriage set over one evening, was denied the 1963 Pulitzer Prize after debuting on Broadway the previous year. Albee spent much of the 1950s writing poetry and fiction, b...

Hillary Clinton Laments 'Long List of African Americans Killed by Police'

Shelby encountered Crutcher when she arrived on the scene and, according to Shelby, Crutcher would not answer her questions and repeatedly refused to comply with commands. And this young officer, I don't know what she was thinking, I don't know what ...

Pipeline woes cause gas prices to rise

Colonial Pipeline officials discovered a leak in the pipeline in Helena, Alabama, where an estimated 252,000 gallons were spilled. Baker said crews have been working around the clock to get fuel to markets, but that normal supplies won't be imme...

Gov. Christie was told about plan to close lanes

Attorney Christie about political corruption in New Jersey. Kelly and Baroni were each charged with seven federal charges, including conspiracy to misuse and actually misusing property of an agency receiving federal funds, conspiring to commit and ...

Sinkhole opens, drops radioactive water into Florida aquifer

Largel, who spoke to commissioners, urged Mosaic officials to keep residents updated on any test results from wells near the company's New Wales plant, 3095 County Road 640. As of this afternoon, 69 well water tests have been scheduled through ECT, a...

Nixon cuts Missouri budget to pay for veto overrides

Jay Nixon has cut $59 million of spending for schools, roads and other programs to counteract new tax breaks enacted when lawmakers overrode his vetoes. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, who represents Ferguson and is a member of the tiny Democratic minority...

'Laser focus' but no policies as Diane James takes over Ukip

After again failing to win a seat in Westminster in the 2015 General Election, he quit as leader for three days before "unresigning" so he could led the party into the 2016 EU Referendum. Arron Banks, who bankrolled Ukip and the Leave.EU campaign, to...

Governor drops lawsuit to streamline legal cases on LGBT law

It superseded Charlotte's ordinance and prohibited other North Carolina cities from passing similar rules. HB2 requires transgender people to use restrooms at schools and government buildings corresponding to the sex on their birth certificates...

Plane crashlands onto house in USA, no casualties reported

Skydivers jumped for their lives as the fiery plane crashed into a small house in Gilbert, Arizona, with a loud explosion. Firefighters extinguish flames caused by a plane crashing into a home in Gilbert, Ariz., on Saturday, Sept. According to Hild...

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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...