Michigan Airport Evacuated After Police Officer Injured

A statement from the Flint airport said passengers scheduled to fly out of the MI city today should contact their airline to determine if their flights have been cancelled or delayed. A long line of law enforcement vehicles stretched back to Torrey... More..

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S.Korea's Moon asks north to free captives

Warmbier's family declined to have an autopsy performed on him, the Hamilton County Coroner's Office in OH said Tuesday, deciding that only an "external examination" would be performed. Politicians renewed call...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy expected to reach Gulf Coast tonight

The estimated track takes it over Trinidad and Tobago sometime Tuesday , which are facing tropical storm warnings, as it the island of Grenada and the Venezuelan coastline. It's unusual for storms to form this...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

South Korea's Moon Urges North Korea To Return Detainees Swiftly

The prosecutor "told me the USA had moved much quicker to secure the release of female journalists in 2009", Bae said, referring to Euna Lee and Laura Ling , who were released after a short period in North K...More..

Microphone Cuts Off During Valedictorian's Speech Critical of High School
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Microphone Cuts Off During Valedictorian's Speech Critical of High School

Butera had his microphone cut mid-speech, due to making unauthorized changes and deviating from his previously submitted and approved speech. "Despite some of the outstanding people in our school, the lack of a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Authorities Release Police Dashcam Video of Philando Castile Killing

The video footage was shown many times during Yanez's trial, but has not yet been released publicly. She started live-streaming on Facebook after the shots were fired, capturing Yanez yelling, "I ...More..

IL governor urges lawmakers to end 'unnecessary' budget impasse
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

IL governor urges lawmakers to end 'unnecessary' budget impasse

Gov. Bruce Rauner will deliver a live address to the people of IL at 6 p.m. today from the Old State Capitol in Springfield. Getting the Republican measure passed through the Democrat-controlled General ...More..

NY raises age of marriage from 14 to 17
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

NY raises age of marriage from 14 to 17

Globally, 15 million girls are married each year before the age of 18, according to Girls Not Brides , a global partnership opposed to child marriage . The governor of NY has ordered a review of the cyber sec...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Cheering 1st day of summer? Not in Phoenix when 120 expected

Project superintendent Tommy Russell says his company has held weekly safety meetings to prepare for the heat, and he will send his workers home if it hits 120. Kurt Dickson, an emergency room doctor at Banner ...More..

Hot Weather Alert: California residents urged to conserve electricity
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Hot Weather Alert: California residents urged to conserve electricity

People could be more likely to develop a heat-related illness from unseasonably warm temperatures and staying outdoors for long periods of time. The agency predicted peak usage on Wednesday would exceed 46,600 ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Trump tweetstorms wash away White House press briefings

The FBI was investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election and possible contacts with Trump campaign associates. I don't think that should come as a surprise. Trump is scheduled to meet with ...More..

US Congressman Scalise Showing Improvement After Being Shot — Lead Surgeon
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

US Congressman Scalise Showing Improvement After Being Shot — Lead Surgeon

The bullet traveled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding. "The congressman's status remains critical", Jack Sava, the director of trauma at the MedStar W...More..

Trump congratulates Handel on Twitter
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Trump congratulates Handel on Twitter

With the inflated price tag and the 15-month lag time between the special election and the November 2018 midterms , the contest might not hold much predictive value. Unprecedented sums of money has poured ...More..

Hear the moment cops shoot knife-wielding pregnant woman
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Hear the moment cops shoot knife-wielding pregnant woman

At some point, police said , she displayed a knife and two officers shot and killed her. Lyles family reports that she had been dealing with mental health issues throughout the pregnancy and had been anxious...More..

Video of killing released after Minnesota officer acquitted of manslaughter
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Video of killing released after Minnesota officer acquitted of manslaughter

Flanked by two lawyers, Yanez told investigators from the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension on July 7, 2016, that he smelled burnt marijuana as he approached the auto so he told Castile that he had pulled t...More..

Trump says China efforts on N Korea 'have not worked out'
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Trump says China efforts on N Korea 'have not worked out'

The US will use a high-level security dialogue with China on Wednesday to make Beijing aware of Washington's concerns about almost 10 Chinese companies and individuals allegedly having links to North Korea's mi...More..

Wildfire along Pacific Crest Trail surges, forces closures
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wildfire along Pacific Crest Trail surges, forces closures

Two firefighters suffered heat-related injuries after the blaze erupted Monday. Fire officials said they have no containment lines around the fire and evacuations haven't been ordered yet. The Pacific Crest Tra...More..

US Envoy Calls on United Nations to List Hamas as Terrorist Organization
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

US Envoy Calls on United Nations to List Hamas as Terrorist Organization

Amichai is meant to accommodate the residents of Amona , an outpost evacuated in February by order of the High Court of Justice because it was built on private Palestinian land in violation of Israeli law. Al-...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Republicans to unveil revised Senate GOP health care bill on Thursday

Republicans are locked away behind closed doors trying to hammer out their version of legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare . On Tuesday, McConnell announced there would be a "discussion draft" unveile...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Seattle police release tape of pregnant woman's shooting

SEATTLE (AP) - Family members of a pregnant mother shot and killed by Seattle police questioned Monday why they didn't use a Taser or other non-lethal options when they encountered the woman , who the off...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Black bear kills 16-year-old boy during race in Alaska

The surviving victim was transported to Fairbanks Memorial Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, Pogo Mine external affairs manager Lorna Shaw said, according to Alaska Dispatch News . "Some are ver...More..

Tropical storm warning issued for Louisiana's Gulf Coast
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Tropical storm warning issued for Louisiana's Gulf Coast

Officials are calling the Gulf system Potential Tropical Cyclone Three but said they anticipated it forming into Tropical Storm Cindy . Larry Godfrey, who owns the Escatawpa (Ess-kuh-TAW'-puh) Hollow Campgro...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee

Authorities launched a nationwide manhunt Tuesday for Dubose and Rowe after the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said they fatally shot two guards on a prison transport bus before carjacking their way to fre...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Trump to make announcement on any Comey tapes this week: White House

In the latest installment of "The Resistance", host Keith Olbermann floated the idea that even if President Donald Trump does not have tapes from his conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey, that th...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Southwest celebrates first day of summer with heat wave

Heat waves ripple across the tarmac at Sky Harbor International Airport as downtown Phoenix stands in the background as an airplane lands, Tuesday, June 20, 2017 in Phoenix . Larger planes that pass through ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Special Counsel Not Investigating President Donald Trump for Obstruction

Sekulow noted that " Fox News Sunday " host Chris Wallace had pushed him hard on whether Trump is under investigation, "and his first question is have you been notified of an investigation, and the answer,...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Sean Spicer says Trump has confidence in Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein

Our suggestion would be that Mueller decide first whether there is even a shred of evidence to back up the Trump-colluding-with-Russia claim - something that looks increasingly unlikely. Appearing on a series o...More..

Senate approves sanctions bill to punish Russian Federation for election meddling
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Senate approves sanctions bill to punish Russian Federation for election meddling

The amendment also allows "broad new sanctions on key sectors of Russia's economy, including mining, metals, shipping and railways" and authorizes " robust assistance to strengthen democratic institutions a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Sean Spicer will no longer act as Donald Trump's press secretary

Spicer on Monday would only say that Trump "has confidence in everyone who serves him in this administration". The Associated Press also reports that conservative radio host Laura Ingraham and Daily Ma...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Republican Handel wins Georgia House seat in key contest

Still, Ben Ray Luján, the chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, which spent about $5 million on the race, pointed out that Ossoff "vastly outperform [ed]" past Democrats who tried t...More..