Suspect in Texas stabbings had mental health trouble

An arrest affidavit said the University of Texas student accused of stabbing multiple students, one fatally, told police he didn't remember attacking anyone. Many tweeted in memory of Harrison Brown, a UT student who lost his life in the attack. ... More..

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Domino's delivery driver jumped, pizza stolen
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Domino's delivery driver jumped, pizza stolen

Police found one of the suspects with a gunshot wound. The other 16-year-old was found and arrested for aggravated robbery. The 39-year-old pizza delivery man called 911 after the shooting. Although the ide...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Texas passes bill attacking sanctuary cities, allowing police to demand immigration status

The bill now heads to Gov. Texas legislators who support a convention of states to rewrite the U.S. Constitution are at odds over whether to jail delegates who "go rogue" and impose unwanted changes at the lo...More..

Always Dreaming wins 143rd Kentucky Derby
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Always Dreaming wins 143rd Kentucky Derby

Always Dreaming finished the 1 1/4 miles in 2:03.59. Trainer Keith Desormeaux ( Sonneteer ) trained 2016 Preakness victor Exaggerator, who finished second in the Derby. Another heavily bet colt, McCraken, wa...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Hasan Minhaj Thrashed Donald Trump at the White House Correspondents Dinner

Mr. Trump in the telephone call also affirmed America's treaty alliance and friendship with the Philippines and Duterte. The US government said it sought the support of Asian nations to isolate North Korea am...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Dallas cop who shot Black teen outside house party is fired

Officer Roy Oliver of the Balch Springs Police department in suburban Dallas fired at a vehicle Jordan Edwards was riding in with his two brothers and friends. That statement was contradicted by video footage...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Obama unveils design for $500 million presidential library

The Obamas plan to host a round table discussion Wednesday to "update the community" on the progress of the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park on Chicago's South Side. "The Obamas were clear that they ...More..

Texas policeman charged with murder over teenage death
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Texas policeman charged with murder over teenage death

In the suburbs of Dallas, 15-year-old Jordan Edwards was unarmed and shot to death by Officer Roy Oliver. According to the arrest warrant, the officer, who is charged with murder , fired a rifle into a vehicle...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

3 shootings by police put spotlight on Justice Department

Alton Sterling was shot and killed during a struggle with the two officers in July. They held hands and prayed before urging state authorities to take action. The officers said they shot Sterling, who was over ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Police Chief Fires Officer Who Shot And Killed Black Texas Teenager

Balch Springs police spokesman Pedro Gonzalez said the terminated officer was the second officer on the scene. Jordan Edwards was a freshman at Mesquite High School, near his home in Balch Springs, Texas...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

SC experts say GOP health care bill likely to affect you

Preliminary estimates have said perhaps 24 million people could lose coverage with the GOP's repeal and replace action. "It's a very good bill", he said of the replacement legislation. But the reason they...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

US still in climate talks with no decision on Paris pullout

It "would be a disaster for the United States because it would provoke worldwide blowback, harm our global leadership role, and threaten the health and safety of all families in this country", Sierra Club Globa...More..

Trump ready to end NAFTA if he can't renegotiate
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Trump ready to end NAFTA if he can't renegotiate

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer declined to comment on the order, which was first reported by Politico. Yet hours later, Trump called it all off. "You know I was really ready and psyched to terminate ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Penn State fraternity members charged in hazing death of sophomore Timothy Piazza

But his frat brothers told him they'd handle it "their way", the student claimed. "They said 'No you're overreacting". "They said, 'No you're over-reacting, you don't know what you're talking about.' And I ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Police Officer Who Shot Dallas Suburban Teen Free On Bond

He has been charged with murder . A man identified by police as Adrian Victor Torres, 21, shot and killed 20-year-old Janeera Nickol Gonzalez before turning the gun on himself at North Lake College. Police ori...More..

Texas GOP Poised To Get The Immigration Crackdown They've Wanted For Years
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Texas GOP Poised To Get The Immigration Crackdown They've Wanted For Years

The bill allows police officers - including officers on college campuses - to ask about immigration status while arresting or detaining someone for any objective. In that state, Senate Bill 1070 forced police t...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Price defends cutting nearly $1 trillion from Medicaid

But it is a worrying prospect, despite the insistence of Republican lawmakers and the White House that people with pre-existing conditions would continue to be protected under the new legislation, experts said....More..

Big hits, including Seager's home run, complete comeback — Sunday takeaways
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Big hits, including Seager's home run, complete comeback — Sunday takeaways

And as manager Scott Servais noted afterward, he settled down the game for the Mariners with his 3.2 innings of stellar relief, getting out of a no-out, bases-loaded jam by giving up just one run in the seventh...More..

US Fraternity Brothers Charged Over Horrific Hazing Death Of Pledge
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

US Fraternity Brothers Charged Over Horrific Hazing Death Of Pledge

Those responsible for the death of a Penn State University fraternity pledge "deserve to be punished", the attorney for the family of the student, Timothy Piazza , told CNN. Other fraternity brothers discove...More..

Funeral Monday for fallen western Iowa deputy
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Funeral Monday for fallen western Iowa deputy

He's also accused of shooting Deputy Mark Burbridge, who died. Be Civil - It's OK to have a difference in opinion but there's no need to be a jerk. He had pleaded guilty in January to voluntary manslaughter...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Trump Seeks To Reinvigorate His Base With A Speech At The NRA

NRA members who watched Trump praised him not only over gun rights, but for other efforts like his tax cut plan and his promise to build a wall along the U.S. Many have criticized his use of "Pocahontas", inclu...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

City Begins Removing Confederate Monuments

Monday morning, with workers wearing flak jackets and face masks and flanked by New Orleans police officers, measures Landrieu's office said were necessary due to "serious security concerns" and threats which...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Penn State president calls fraternity death sickening

The fraternity president was one of the eight charged with involuntary manslaughter. Two years ago, prosecutors charged 37 members of the Pi Delta Psi fraternity at Baruch College in NY in the hazing death ...More..

Eric Trump Allegedly Said in 2014 That Russians Fund Trump Golf Courses
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Eric Trump Allegedly Said in 2014 That Russians Fund Trump Golf Courses

Dodson claims that three years ago, President Donald Trump's son Eric told him that all the financing for the family company's golf courses came from Russian Federation. "We have all the funding we need out o...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Pilot, co-pilot killed at West Virginia airport identified

Mary Galyon was waiting for the bus with her sister and nephew on Bear Fork Mountain when they heard a loud noise. Her home sits about 30 miles from the airport and she often hears planes overhead. "Unfortuna...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Federal officials target 27 national monuments for review

At the Grand Canyon, President Bill Clinton formally designated the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah, more than 100 miles away. The review also targets five marine monuments in the Atlant...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Obama in Boston to get political courage award

The long and storied Kennedy political dynasty has found a bright, new star: Jack Schlossberg , the son of Caroline Kennedy and Edwin Schlossberg and the only grandson of President John F. "[Obama] had the c...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Video of Penn State fraternity pledge's death described as 'inhumane, sickening'

Eighteen Penn State students and their fraternity were charged Friday in one of the largest hazing prosecutions in the nation's history, sending a chill through the University Park campus as it was about to...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

The Simpsons celebrate first 100 days of Donald Trump

Trump will be talking to "voters about what he's been able to do and how much more there is to do, and how committed he is to seeing the next 100 days and the 100 days after that produce real results for Americ...More..

Arkansas fights on multiple legal fronts to begin executions
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Arkansas fights on multiple legal fronts to begin executions

Griffen issued a temporary restraining order Friday blocking the state from using its supply of vecuronium bromide after a company said it had sold the drug to the state for medical purposes, not capital punish...More..