President Trump avoids government shutdown, plans more drilling

Gulf Economic Survival Team Executive Director Lori LeBlanc called the move a "positive first step" for the oil and gas industry toward job creation and boosting the national economy. "I have long warned against drilling in the Mid-Atlantic region, w... More..

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Trump tabs Minnesota Justice Stras for federal appeals court

Conservative legal scholars lavished praise on President Donald Trump's latest round of judicial nominations, calling the list a vindication of a central campaign pledge. Ilya Shapiro, senior fellow in constitu...More..

North Lake College shooting: Victim and suspect dead, police say
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

North Lake College shooting: Victim and suspect dead, police say

A statement from police alleges that Adrian Victor Torres, 21, fatally shot himself Wednesday after fatally shooting Janeera in a common study area at the school. When the shooting happened student Valeria Sa...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

18 frat members, frat, charged in Penn State student's death

Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller announced the results of the grand jury investigation this morning, three months after the February 4 death of Piazza , a 19-year-old Penn State sophomo...More..

Sooners Complete First Round at NCAA Regionals
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Sooners Complete First Round at NCAA Regionals

After bogeying No. 10, her first hole of the day, she bounced back with a birdie on the par-3 13th after sticking the 156-yard shot within four feet. Fourth-ranked Florida holds the lead after opening with a ...More..

USA life expectancy varies by two decades depending on location
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

USA life expectancy varies by two decades depending on location

Life expectancy for the country as a whole grew by more than five years from 1980 to 2014, to an average of 79.1 years. Summit County in Colorado, home to ski resorts and the town of Breckenridge, had nearly ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Watch Sally Yates testify before Senate about Michael Flynn and Russian Federation

And one of the biggest unanswered questions here is still whether Flynn was freelancing when he spoke to Kislyak about sanctions during the transition, or whether he was doing so at President-elect Trump's requ...More..

Ronkonoma teen allegedly involved in hazing death of Penn State frat pledge
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Ronkonoma teen allegedly involved in hazing death of Penn State frat pledge

And Beta Theta Pi International Fraternity said in a statement, "The nature of those charges are incredibly disheartening as the organization and its membership continue to grieve Tim's passing and the pain e...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Edwards, Broome urge calm after feds forgo charges in Alton Sterling case

The Baton Rouge police chief has said Sterling was armed. Veda Sterling spoke at a vigil Tuesday outside the convenience store where her nephew Alton was shot. For one, prosecutors had video that clearly sh...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

United States governor signs bill banning 'sanctuary cities'

Greg Abbott, the governor, signed the bill on Sunday despite a plea from police chiefs of the state's biggest cities to halt the measure, which they say will hinder their ability to fight crime. Paxton also add...More..

9-2 Favorite Always Dreaming Wins Kentucky Derby In The Slop
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

9-2 Favorite Always Dreaming Wins Kentucky Derby In The Slop

This is the fifth consecutive Kentucky Derby that the projected horse won. "The horse gave her a good gift", he said. Saturday's Kentucky Derby was not a good indication of the ability of numerous horses be...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

One Dead, Three Stabbed in UT Austin Rampage

Tuesday evening, the University of Texas darkened its iconic tower as a tribute to Brown during a campus memorial service. "This was not a conspiracy", Carter said. "Police were resuscitating a victim. Get ou...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump Moves to Unlock Offshore Oil and Gas

In the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Trump said the United States is blessed with wonderful natural resources, including offshore oil and natural gas reserves, which can be harnessed to stimulate energy pr...More..

Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 9
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 9

As the hunt wore on, police began calling the suspect the " serial street shooter ". Authorities say Saucedo didn't know the other victims. Authorities had offered $75,000 for information leading to his arres...More..

Alabama Senator: 'A lot' of changes could come to healthcare bill
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Alabama Senator: 'A lot' of changes could come to healthcare bill

Meanwhile, hundreds of protesters who gathered outside the U.S. Capitol shouted "shame". Even though the Senate still has to act, Republicans now largely own a measure that would curtail, and in some cases ta...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Warriors' smothering defense overlooked during win streak

The best part of the pair's reaction is easily Curry's face popping up like a teacher had called him out for sleeping in class. Klay Thompson (11) guards against a shot by Shelvin Mack (8) in the first ha...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Texas Police Gun Down Unarmed Black Teen

The police officer who shot and killed a 15-year-old African American teenager in a vehicle as he was leaving a party has been fired . The party had attracted a ton of teens so a neighbor called police, anxiou...More..

Texas legislature approves measure against 'sanctuary cities'
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Texas legislature approves measure against 'sanctuary cities'

Both the Texas Senate and House have passed strict measures created to prohibit sanctuary cities - but each chamber's version must now be reconciled before Abbott can sign them into law, according to th...More..

Eight-year-old Bennettsville girl missing
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Eight-year-old Bennettsville girl missing

Saturday afternoon officers searched a neighbor's property and deployed a helicopter, according to WMBF News' Erin Edwards, who was at the scene. Iyana is 4 feet 2 inches and weighs about 100 pounds. The Sout...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Two killed as cargo plane crashes off U.S. runway

The runway was gouged when the Air Cargo Carriers plane made a hard landing and went off the edge of a steep, wooded hillside on Friday, officials said. According to WOWK-TV, the West Virginia Department of Env...More..

2 men charged in disappearance of missing teen
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

2 men charged in disappearance of missing teen

Stanley said he didn't know about the circumstances of how Bottoms or Cutler were found. The investigation is ongoing and additional charges are expected, the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office said in a press r...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

US Attorney: Tad Cummins planned to flee to Mexico with kidnapped teen

For his own safety reasons, federal authorities would not disclose what day Cummins will depart California or when he will arrive in Tennessee. An alert resident noticed the Cummins' Nissan Rogue near the com...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

PSU Students React After Fraternity and Members Charged With Death

In February, Penn State sophomore Timothy Piazza died after falling down stairs while taking part in a hazing ritual for fraternity pledges. Piazza tumbled down a flight of stairs that night and fell seve...More..

2 killed when cargo plane goes off runway in West Virginia
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

2 killed when cargo plane goes off runway in West Virginia

The plane was operated by Air Cargo Carrier , contracted by UPS. The National Transportation Safety Board is en route to investigate. A CARGO plane carrying four people has rolled off the runway after it c...More..

Golden State Warriors Defeat Utah Jazz In Sloppy Game 3
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Golden State Warriors Defeat Utah Jazz In Sloppy Game 3

No team in National Basketball Association history has successfully rallied from such a deficit. This Golden State Warriors team has required no introduction this season, no ascent or coronation. It's a rec...More..