2 die in Arkansas flooding; storm toll now 9

At a news conference on Sunday, Canton Mayor Lou Ann Everett said , "We have at least four fatalities". Kris Ingram, a DJ hired to perform at a prom at The Rustic Barn, looks through debris for his equipment after the event venue in Canton, Texas... More..

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by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Apple, Google, Unilever Urge White House to Make Good on Paris Agreements

He called climate change a "hoax" perpetrated by China but his tune has changed since his personal meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, who has led his country to be a global leader on investing in rene...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Texas governor signs anti-sanctuary city law

Greg Abbott signed some of the strongest anti-sanctuary city legislation in the nation into law Sunday. The ACLU said Tuesday that Texas travelers should anticipate "the possible violation of their constituti...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump pushes Senate Republicans to act on health care bill

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price argued that states will get more freedom to experiment with the program and make sure that people who rely on Medicaid get the care and coverage they need. "I w...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trying to cash in on Trump's family ties

She urged wealthy Chinese to buy stakes through the EB-5 visa program that offers U.S. residency in exchange for at least $500,000 investment in a USA business that must also create at least 10 American job...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Penn State University fraternity, members charged in hazing death

If found guilty, the fraternity brothers charged with involuntary manslaughter - which is a felony - could be sentenced to jail time , the New York Times reported. Prosecutors also claim there was an effor...More..

Texas Senate OKs reimbursing police for immigration training
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Texas Senate OKs reimbursing police for immigration training

Abbott and the legislators who sponsored this bill are trying to stop the Lone Star State from being a sanctuary for criminal aliens. ICE reports more than 160 jurisdictions that have not cooperated with th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Jilted gunman in deckchair opens fire at party

Selis was apparently upset over a breakup days before and was believed to have targeted his victims randomly, authorities said. "What started as a celebration of a friend's birthday turned into a tragedy of epi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Ray Allen seemingly responds to criticism from Celtics with photo

They even had their former coach Doc Rivers, now with the Clippers, call in to share some of his fondest memories of that Celtics team. Later in the show , the five players elaborated on the situation. Ray cam...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Health care fight shifts to Senate, where GOP wants a reboot

In his meeting on Thursday with Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull, Mr Trump said the existing United States system was failing. Such a scenario would then force the House and Senate to work together ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Climate talks open in Bonn, with all eyes on Washington

Though Trump's inclination has been to leave the agreement, he's allowed Ivanka Trump, his daughter and White House adviser, to set up an extensive review process, a senior administration official said. Paula C...More..

Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 7
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 7

He faces 26 additional felony counts, including multiple counts of homicide, aggravated assault and drive-by shootings. Police connected Saucedo to the actions of the so-called Serial Street Shooter , whose ...More..

US environmental chief to recuse himself from court cases
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

US environmental chief to recuse himself from court cases

Sunday's move is the latest in a series of controversial actions by the EPA in recent weeks. Courtney Flint, a professor at Utah State University on the Board of Scientific Counselors, said in a statement Mon...More..

Trump signs executive order on religious liberty
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump signs executive order on religious liberty

As a candidate and shortly after taking office, Trump declared he would "totally destroy" what's known as the Johnson Amendment , a six-decade-old ban on churches and other tax-exempt organizations supporting ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Dallas police fires officer for fatally shooting teen in vehicle

Former Balch Springs police Officer Roy Oliver was sacked after fatally shooting 15-year-old Jordan Evans in the head with a rifle. The police officer who shot and killed unarmed teen Jordan Edwards has bee...More..

Ousted Obama official Yates to speak on Trump aide's Russia talks
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Ousted Obama official Yates to speak on Trump aide's Russia talks

Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill, with many on Twitter calling on the Georgia-native to run for elected office. Curiously, however, the former director of national intelligence claimed to have been ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

No motive in Delaware trooper's fatal shooting, standoff

John Carney has ordered all flags statewide to fly at half-mast until further notice to remember the 32-year-old Ballard who leaves behind a wife and a daughter. Officers still have not gone inside the home but...More..

Tillerson Calls For Pressure Against North Korea
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Tillerson Calls For Pressure Against North Korea

It isn't just Trump and Moon's potential ideological differences that could damage the previously-close US-South Korea alliance, though. "They seem to be pretty intent on developing the capability, both missi...More..

States brace for big decisions under GOP health care changes
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

States brace for big decisions under GOP health care changes

But one superintendent and resident we spoke today say, how did it even get this far? "Nobody's being excluded based upon gender". Since the House's successful repeal-and-replace vote, the liberal media has r...More..

Aaron Hernandez's 2015 murder conviction vacated
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Aaron Hernandez's 2015 murder conviction vacated

The motion had been expected to prevail, and on Tuesday, Judge E. Susan Garsh said legal precedent required the ruling. Hernandez's appellate lawyers say his conviction in the Lloyd case is not considered f...More..

Cubs put Heyward on DL, deal Szczur to Padres
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Cubs put Heyward on DL, deal Szczur to Padres

The 26-year-old Floro was signed to a minor league deal by Chicago in the offseason. The Cubs' scheduled game at Colorado on Monday night was rained out. Szczur, 27, was the Cubs fifth-round pick in 2010 and ...More..

US navy ship collides with South Korean fishing boat
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

US navy ship collides with South Korean fishing boat

South Korea's military said the fishing ship was called the 502 Namyang and the collision occurred in the waters south of Ulleung Island, according to the Yonhap news agency. As part of the Carl Vinson Stri...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

LI man among 18 Penn State students charged in hazing death

One fraternity brother wrote in a group text at 11:53 p.m.: "Tim Piazza might actually be a problem". Miller said video footage turned over to investigators provided evidence of what occurred and contradi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

California Lawmakers Vow To Thwart New Offshore Oil Drilling

George Edwardson, president of the Inupiat Community of the Arctic Slope, said his council may consider filing suit at some point to challenge an expansion of offshore drilling. Retired Navy Capt. Joe Bouchard ...More..

Protesters Confront Paul Ryan During Visit To Harlem
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Protesters Confront Paul Ryan During Visit To Harlem

They claim Ryan "should have to explain" why he "wants to undercut" health care and other benefits. "I want them to stop playing games with my children's education,"Antoinette Smith, a member of the left-wing...More..