Cleveland fires 1 officer, suspends 2nd in Tamir Rice shooting

The killings drew the attention of the national Black Lives Matter movement, which protests racial disparities in police use of force. This is the reason that was given for Loehmann's firing, rather than anything related to the Rice shooting. More..

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Portland mayor asks federal government to revoke permit for 'alt-right' protest
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Portland mayor asks federal government to revoke permit for 'alt-right' protest

The U.S. General Services Administration, which manages the site of the scheduled free speech rally, issued a permit for Saturday, according to the Post , and is reportedly considering a permit for a "March Aga...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Tougher than ever, 90th National Spelling Bee gets underway

The spelling bee is single elimination. In the first round of the national competition, Saylor completed a written spelling and vocabulary test, according to the Saylor family. This year, the top spellers wil...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

'Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner should have security clearance reviewed'

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk from Marine One across the South Lawn to the White House on Saturday as they return from Sigonella, Italy. "You have to ask, well, who are they hiding ...More..

Why Is Darrell Issa Up on the Roof?
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Why Is Darrell Issa Up on the Roof?

Two Democrats say they will try to oust him in 2018. The seat Issa holds in California's 49 congressional district is considered one of the most vulnerable now held by a Republican, a status that the National...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Trump undercuts White House messaging in critical remarks about Germany's trade surplus

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said her experience at recent global summits featuring US President Donald Trump showed her Europe can't "completely" rely on the United States and other longstanding allies...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Pope Francis Met With Donald Trump

But after a half-hour meeting behind closed doors, Francis seemed to have cheered up considerably. Trump took to Twitter after meeting the pope saying: "Honor of a lifetime to meet His Holiness Pope Franci...More..

Mayor to review options for removing Confederate monuments
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Mayor to review options for removing Confederate monuments

The mayor of New Orleans did the right thing, and he defended it eloquently. Before former Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake left office past year, she added signs in front of four Confederate monuments in Bal...More..

Police arrest IPOB, MASSOB members in Ebonyi
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Police arrest IPOB, MASSOB members in Ebonyi

The group called on Igbo traders and workers to comply with the sit-at-home order of the pro-Biafra groups, stressing that "the worldwide community is watching; so, if we can show unity as a people, if we can...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Supreme Court sides with police in California shooting case

Police officers can not be held liable for use-of-force consequences even when they provoke a violent confrontation, the Supreme Court has ruled . When they opened the door, one of the officers saw a man h...More..

Anthony Weiner cries while apologizing in court
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Anthony Weiner cries while apologizing in court

Carlos Danger aka Anthony Weiner reportedly cried like a little beeyotch in federal court today. Weiner could get years in prison for the offense. His lawyer can request leniency at a sentencing schedu...More..

Ohio Supreme Court once again upholds death sentence for woman
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Ohio Supreme Court once again upholds death sentence for woman

State officials say the policy is necessary to ensure the voter rolls remain current, and that individuals who have died or moved out of state are removed from the registry. Freda Levenson, Legal Director of th...More..

Spokane man presumed dead at Palouse Falls State Park
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Spokane man presumed dead at Palouse Falls State Park

Tuesday. A Washington state man plummeted down a cliff while taking a selfie with his girlfriend during a Memorial Day hike at a scenic waterfall, according to police. He dropped about 40 feet, hitting a clif...More..

Arkansas Football To Be Featured On CBS Twice
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Arkansas Football To Be Featured On CBS Twice

Van Horn's Razorbacks have played all three Fayetteville Regional opponents in various regionals past. The Cowboys join the Missouri State Bears, Oral Roberts Golden Eagles and host Arkansas Razorbacks in the...More..

Calley expected to tout part-time Legislature, announce bid for governor this week
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Calley expected to tout part-time Legislature, announce bid for governor this week

If lawmakers met the full 90-day period and the average school year is around 180 days, their new pay would be about $32,000 based on 2015-16 data compiled by the nonpartisan Citizens Research Council . The gr...More..

Police officer killed in Bernards Township auto crash
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Police officer killed in Bernards Township auto crash

Matthew Tarentino, a cop in Summit, died in the 6:20 a.m. crash on Route 78 in Bernards. "His devotion to his job and the community was unmatched", Summit Mayor Nora Radest said. The drivers in the two othe...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Officials, families, veterans marking Memorial Day in Nevada

The impressive dedication was made possible by volunteers and donations. Thousands of people gathered at Willamette National Cemetery for the 67th Memorial Day Ceremony. "The spirit of this day has not change...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Trump condemns killing of pair who tried to stop racist rant

Christian is expected to appear in court on Tuesday, after the Multnomah County District Attorney's office presents the case to a grand jury. On Facebook , Christian had praised Timothy McVeigh and many of his...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Vietnam veterans honor true meaning of Memorial Day in Montgomery

I remember marching in parades, cleaning up cemeteries on Memorial Day, and listening to speeches honoring those who served in combat. A flag-draped casket was placed in front of a white cross at the front of t...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Muslims thankful for support after rant, deadly attack

Another woman told KOIN 6 she recorded Christian ranting about Muslims and Christians on a train at Pioneer Courthouse Square. "He told us to go back to Saudi Arabia and he told us we shouldn't be here, to ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Mother to victims: 'You will always be our hero'

Beydoun added that Trump's policies, including budget cuts that hurt the poor, pursuing the travel ban on several Muslim majority countries and aligning Washington with Saudi Arabia, are based on hate. Frighten...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Trump condemns fatal stabbing of good Samaritans in Portland

The suspect, Jeremy Joseph Christian still remains in custody on Monday, and will appear in state court on Tuesday on aggravated murder and other charges. "He was threatening to hurt somebody", she said. "'We...More..

Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing'
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing'

The allegations came after Kushner was said to be under scrutiny as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. The White House is also lawyering ...More..

Mississippi NAACP Says Lawmaker Must Resign After Lynching Comment
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Mississippi NAACP Says Lawmaker Must Resign After Lynching Comment

Popular Video SNL is not a fan of the Trump administration, and it shows with every new skit they produce. "It needs to be talked about but not in a racial overtone", says another resident. "He said , 'I c...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Veterans from past and present honored on Memorial Day

CEDAR POINT, Carteret County - Some Cub Scouts in Carteret County spent Sunday evening paying last respects to American flags and honoring veterans during a special ceremony before Memorial Day. Then they put a...More..