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22 homes destroyed in northern Nevada wildfire

The wildland blazes forced the closures of numerous schools and roads, and triggered widespread power outages near the Nevada-California line. The 200 acre blaze burning near Cascade Lake and Emerald Bay is being fueled by very strong winds, accord...

Anti-Portman ads in OH fault timing of ditching Trump

Strickland and Portman will debate twice next week. He said OH was the fifth fastest growing economy in the country when he left office. Strickland said OH lost more jobs than some states because of the nature of the jobs that were here. Strickland...

Obama: Republicans deserve no credit for disavowing Trump

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, a Democrat backing Clinton, said Clinton has specific answers on how to bring back middle class jobs. "You don't have to be a husband or father to know that kind of language, those kinds of thoughts, those kind of actions a...

Email: Clinton campaign tried to move back Illinois primary

Both Conway and House Speaker Paul Ryan seized on the "backwards gender relations" comment to suggest that Clinton staffers had called Catholics backwards, when in fact Halpin was specifically criticizing Catholic gender theory that most Catholics...

Great Falls firefighters wear pink to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The American Cancer Society recommends that starting at age 40 women at average risk should have the choice to begin yearly mammograms. Years ago, a government study was published that clouded the issue as to when and how often women should be scre...

Season 3 Episode 2 "Paradox"

Thus, Cisco would have wanted our hero uses his powers to turn back time and save Dante but Barry has always refused to touch the Timeline. Now Joe and Iris is too much angry and has talked to their father because he tried to hide their mothe...

Cooler air expected Wednesday night

Temperatures overnight are expected to range between six and eight degrees but will reach near freezing in some areas. We have already seen a few more rain showers across Michiana, and we are likely to see more showers and thunderstorms as we mov...

SUNY Polytechnic President Kaloyeros resigns amid criminal trial

Dr. Kaloyeros is proud of all that SUNY Poly has accomplished during his tenure as President and the awesome work of the students, faculty, and staff at SUNY Poly. Miller on Tuesday said that his client "is innocent of the charges filed against him a...

Prosecutors to charge Sheriff Joe Arpaio with criminal contempt

In March 2015, Arpaio and his chief deputy admitted to violating the court order, one month before Arpaio and Chief Deputy Jerry Sheridan were scheduled to appear in court for an evidentiary hearing that could disclose the inner workings of the sheri...

Wisconsin Police Investigate YouTube Video for Clues to Girl's 2011 Disappearance

I was at the mall today, and guess what happened?" the bespectacled Patrick says into the camera. He then describes leaving the mall and bringing the girl back to his place. Police say some believe the footage is connected to a missing person cas...

Mike Pence Indicates He's All-In for Donald Trump

Ryan, who has had a testy relationship with Trump from the start and has criticized him on numerous occasions , stopped short of rescinding his endorsement. Seeking to pad her lead in battleground states , Clinton was making a direct appeal for mod...

Backpage.com CEO charged with sex trafficking

Heitkamp said Ferrer's arrest shines a light on what has been a mostly "invisible" problem in America. Ferrer, wearing glasses, said little during his brief court hearing, acknowledging he was waiving extradition. Hilder says Ferrer is "looking for...

Trump claims credit for Pence's strong debate

Of those who included comments with their online vote in the poll on the vice presidential debate, several criticized Kaine's style. "After Tim Kaine ran through a rapid, obviously memorized litany of personal insults, then he said that Donald Trum...

New Jersey lawmakers approve 23-cent increase in gas tax

So, Christie has worked out a deal in which lawmakers agree to raise the gas tax from 14.5 cents per gallon to 37.5 cents per gallon. Prior to the vote, Lesniak, who is expected to enter the race for New Jersey's governor soon, said he planned to...

MI mall shooting: One dead at Fannie's Party Store

Cops from Grand Rapids Police force rushed to the scene of the incident - where there is what is being described as a "large police presence". "We're very early on into this incident", Grand Rapids Police Sgt. Eight other victims were taken to ho...

Fierce fighting in Syria's Aleppo but air raids abate

The combined Syrian government and Russian bombardment of the city's rebel-held east has killed 376 people over the last two weeks, the envoy said. Syria's armed forces announced a large-scale assault on rebel territory in eastern parts of Alepp...

Mike Pence: Donald Trump won the VP debate

One operating theory in July held that former campaign chairman Paul Manafort had cornered Trump into selecting Pence, the "safe choice", when Trump had really wanted to pick someone comical, like Chris Christie or Newt Gingrich. "Hillary Clinton i...

Town hall event has 'nothing to do' with debate prep

Sunday's debate format in St. Louis, Missouri is a town hall, where voters will ask the questions of the candidates. It was closed to the public; the campaign invited people to attend and submit written questions in advance. He trails her in most key...

Trump praises Pence -- and takes credit for his debate performance

Mike Pence told Dr. James Dobson on his radio show Wednesday. "If I'm Donald Trump, I'm taking lessons now from how Pence performed and the rave reviews he got and I'm going to mirror that", Kinzinger said, in Trump's second bout with Clinton, ...

Georgia-South Carolina game moved to Sunday

SC is just 2-3 and has dropped three of its last four contests. McGarity said that SC did not seem averse to giving up a home game but that the program wanted to ensure it could or couldn't provide the necessary resources and services to be host it...

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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...