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Aug 22 2016

5 people found dead in Alabama home

Citronelle police responded to the call, Burch said, but found no one on the property. "We're not there yet". Dearman has some criminal history, including an active ...

Aug 21 2016

Senate begins debate Bentley lottery bill

After a lengthy debate - and an unusually large number of amendments - the Senate Friday evening voted 21 to 12 for a constitutional amendment that would, if approved, es...

Aug 19 2016

Trump reveals few details on "extreme vetting" of immigrants

Trump also criticized what he called President Obama's focus on "nation building", saying it had failed. "That kind of talk just scares me", Hertling said. He also pro...

Aug 18 2016

Rudy Giuliani Messes Up, Appears To Forget 9/11 Ever Happened

In a campaign stop for fellow New Yorker Donald Trump, Giuliani claimed that there were no terrorist attacks in the U.S. before President Barack Obama assumed office. A...

Aug 17 2016

Judge to reconsider Colorado clinic shooter's competency

The federal money was used to support education and prevention programs. The Ohio law signed in February by Republican Governor and former presidential hopeful John Ka...

Aug 17 2016

Man shot after off-duty cop and cousin robbed

The cop was with his 25-year-old cousin when they were held up near the corner of 6th Avenue and Prospect Place in Park Slope. A shot was sacked during the confrontation,...

Aug 17 2016

Congress receives FBI notes from Clinton interview

The FBI plans to turn over notes from its interview with Hillary Clinton to members of Congress as early as today. "The evidence collected by the Federal Bureau of Inve...

Aug 17 2016

Wichita-Area Volunteers Headed To Baton Rouge To Help With Flood Relief

More than 20,000 people have been rescued from their homes in Baton Rouge and 11,000 are staying in shelters. "Right now, our relief efforts are focused on the area of ...

Aug 17 2016

New York City settles fatal police shooting lawsuit for $4M

Negotiations over the settlement lasted two months, under the supervision and approval of Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Dawn Jimenez-Salta. Former police officer Peter ...

Aug 15 2016

Monica Puig Makes Olympic History, Winning Puerto Rico's First Gold Medal

Puig dropped to her knees after securing victory as fans, who had chanted " si se puede " (yes you can) throughout the match, proudly waved Puerto Rican flags in the cr...

Aug 14 2016

New Mexico village cop slain; motorist shot; 3 arrested

The driver was taken into custody after a brief standoff with authorities, and the two other suspects were later found several miles away after after authorities received...

Aug 10 2016

Friend recalls torment wife's severe brain injury caused man

Budd and wife Sharon were the only ones in the home at the time, and his death came after he texted several family members telling them he loved them and made several pho...

Aug 09 2016

Trump to propose deduction on childcare spending - aide

Trump has repeatedly claimed he is better suited to steer the American economy than Democrat Hillary Clinton, and respondents in recent polls have narrowly chosen Trump...

Aug 09 2016

Delta resumes some service after hours of global outage

As of 7:40 a.m. ET, Delta had only 25 flights airborne. Almost all of the hundred-plus Delta flights leaving Atlanta before noon are delayed, and a few have been cance...

Aug 08 2016

Clinton had a 'short-circuit in the brain'

Tim Kaine (D-VA) refused to say his running mate Hillary Clinton lied to the public about her email scandal while promising absolute transparency. Clinton recently sai...

Aug 07 2016

Cops to protest over Black Lives Matter sign at city hall

After the eventful convention, Samantha Bee and her team at Full Frontal spoke to attendees to get their point of view on the Black Lives Matter movement. That is whe...

Jul 13 2016

All eyes on Sydney McLaughlin in 400-meter hurdles

But McLaughlin won't be the only teen on the team. Still, McLaughlin is trying to remember that she's young - and that's O.K. She told reporters she nearly quit during ...

Jul 12 2016

Police officer in road rage killing stripped of badge, gun

At some point just after midnight, police said Small and the officer, who was driving his personal vehicle, were involved in a traffic dispute. A bloodied vehicle at th...

Jun 29 2016

Britain, EU at odds over timing of divorce talks

But Cameron promised to stay on as a caretaker until October while the Conservative Party chooses a new leader, saying it was up to his successor to notify the European...

Jun 25 2016

Senate Will Vote On Two Gun Proposals On Thursday

She noted the two senators absent, Sens. Sens. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) weren't present for the vote. If Thursday's motion is seen as a test...