Troopers plan extra enforcement for Cinco de Mayo

Rather, Cinco de Mayo commemorates a battle victory that became a symbol of Mexican resistance to foreign powers. Cinco de Mayo on The Square was North Augusta Forward's fourth event at The Truck Stop, following March's St. Numerous troops figh... More..

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Police Cruiser Hit, Driver Charged With OUI
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Police Cruiser Hit, Driver Charged With OUI

State police said a trooper was stopped near a work site on I-95 when he was rear-ended late Sunday night. Police say the driver who hit him tried to run away, but the trooper was able to catch him and arrest...More..

Trooper who hurt leg in crash chases down suspect
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trooper who hurt leg in crash chases down suspect

In a written statement, the State Police said the unidentified trooper was working a roadside detail at a construction site in I-95 in Burlington when his cruiser was struck from behind. Cambria was transported...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump travel ban challenge in appeals court Monday

That is not only within the president's authority, Wall said, it is his responsibility. The debate over the extent of executive power touched upon issues ranging from the Supreme Court's approval of the inter...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

South Georgia residents linger despite fire evacuation orders

In a separate wildfire, three schools near Tampa on Florida's Gulf Coast canceled classes Monday due to smoky conditions. Firefighters were battling Sunday to prevent the fire from spreading, authorities said. ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump signs order to expand offshore drilling

Oil companies are not prepared to clean oil out of remote, icy waters. "It's not quite as simple as the president signs something and it undoes the past", said Sean Hecht, a University of California, Los Ange...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Tribune Media, which owns WGN-TV, bought by Sinclair Broadcast Group

Jeffrey McCall, a media studies professor at DePauw University in IN, said buying Tribune will give Sinclair more power to negotiate better deals with cable companies and national advertisers. I feel bad for th...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Locally-based Navy SEAL killed in Somalia identified

He was a career Navy SEAL, graduated from University of CT and resided in the Oceanfront community. He was 38-years-old. The family is asking for privacy from the community during this time. The official, who s...More..

Two dead, including suspect in Dallas-area college shooting
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Two dead, including suspect in Dallas-area college shooting

The officer was terminated on Tuesday for violating department policies in the shooting death of Jordan Edwards, the police chief said. Multiple news agencies are reporting that Torres shot Gonzalez three tim...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Penn State students react after 18 frat members charged with student's death

Beta Vice President Ed Gilmartin also allegedly admitted to Scicchitano that he discussed erasing the video surveillance after learning Piazza had died, the presentment said . According to Erickson's testim...More..

Blue Bell releases new 'Bride's Cake' flavor
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Blue Bell releases new 'Bride's Cake' flavor

The brand was founded by two ice cream enthusiasts whose passion for ice cream led to the creation of many iconic ice cream flavors including Pralines "n Cream, Jamoca Almond Fudge and Very Berry Strawberry". F...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Tillerson Meets ASEAN Ministers For Support On North Korea

Reports said all ASEAN members have diplomatic relations with North Korea and five have embassies there. U.S. foreign policy, Tillerson said, is guided by fundamental values, but he cautioned: "If we condit...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

"Climate Change" Pages Removed From EPA Website

People in the crowd spoke about the importance of addressing climate change to industries such as renewable energy, forestry, farming and seafood. The People's Climate March gained national attention for en...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Appeals Court Skeptical of Trump Admin's Defense of Travel-Restrictions Order

The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday is examining a ruling that blocks the administration from temporarily barring new visas for citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. The 13 appel...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Tom Price defends Medicaid cuts in new health care bill

But Collins said she thinks the upper chamber will "come up with a whole new fresh approach that solves the legitimate flaws that do exist with the [Affordable Care Act]. "But this current plan can do only on...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump's travel ban goes before federal appeals court

As a measure of the case's outcome, the full appeals court, rather than the typical three-judge panel, will decide whether a district judge in Maryland properly blocked Trump's order. Chuang disagreed with the ...More..

Korea detains another American over alleged hostile acts
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Korea detains another American over alleged hostile acts

Kim Hak Song, an employee at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. "A relevant institution is now conducting detailed investigation into [Kim Hak Song's] crimes", KCNA added. In late April , another...More..

Two dead, eight injured after shooting in Chicago
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Two dead, eight injured after shooting in Chicago

The shooting occurred as a large group of people gathered to remember the victim of another shooting early Sunday morning, police said . During the news conference, Navarro said "at this point", police do no...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

North Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of plot to murder Kim Jong

The agents "ideologically corrupted and bribed a DPRK citizen surnamed Kim" to carry out the attack the statement said, using the initials for North Korea's formal name. US President Donald Trump has promised...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

18 fraternity members charged over hazing death of Penn State student

He sustained multiple injuries and fell unconscious, but instead of calling 911 or seeking medical help, the fraternity brothers tried to cover up the evidence that could have implicated them in the horrific ac...More..

Injured Rudy Gay to opt out of Sacramento Kings' contract
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Injured Rudy Gay to opt out of Sacramento Kings' contract

The question then becomes what Gay's market value is. Gay told The Undefeated before last season that it wouldn't be "rocket science" to opt out of his deal with the rebuilding Kings. In waiving the final y...More..

Arkansas' Rawleigh Williams ends football career after second neck injury
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Arkansas' Rawleigh Williams ends football career after second neck injury

Despite offensive coordinator Dan Enos' knack for the throwing the ball more, starting running backs Williams and Alex Collins before him carried the ball more than 240 times as lead backs. He wants to live a n...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Ads launched to back House GOP on ObamaCare vote

Some Republican lawmakers have expressed concerns the House-approved proposal would leave millions without insurance, while Democrats are uniformly opposed to overturning the statute and hope to stymie efforts...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Ex-acting AG Yates makes first Senate testimony on Flynn and Russian Federation

She also felt that the vice president, other officials, and the American public as a whole deserved to know that they were being misled. Texas senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz both tried to characterize her de...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump's second choice for Army secretary withdraws

He was also caught crudely criticizing the integration of transgender people in the military, writing on Facebook that, "Mr. Obama supports transvestites in uniform but you can not have a bible on your desk, ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Several Deaths And Injuries Ensue After Heavy Flooding And Tornados Strike Texas

Jessica Carter and Kyle Carpenter were minutes away from getting married when Carter's sister and brother-in-law's house was obliterated due to tornadoes ravaging through the area in Van Zandt County, CBS DF...More..

Senate confirms Trump's pick for Air Force secretary
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Senate confirms Trump's pick for Air Force secretary

Vincent Viola, Trump's initial pick for Army Secretary, previously withdrew over issues related to divesting from his financial holdings, and Philip Bilden, Trump's pick for the post, also withdrew because he w...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Met Gala 2017: Best celebrity Snapchats

But Rihanna didn't just slay on the Met's red carpet, she slayed all day as the outfit she was wearing while walking around NYC earlier this morning clearly demonstrates. Elsewhere Rita Ora was wrapped up i...More..

Ryan says House health bill coverage sufficient
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Ryan says House health bill coverage sufficient

Senate Republicans, meanwhile, are assuring voters that they will take up the issue and write their own bill. Democratic challenger Katie Porter said in a statement the legislation would have a devastating impa...More..

Peronnin Completes First Round at NCAA Regional
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Peronnin Completes First Round at NCAA Regional

Arizona State is the team leader after a first-day 293. Meanwhile, Kelly Grassel is tied for seventh after carding a two-over (74). Hosted by the Georgia Bulldogs, the NCAA Athens Regional of the 2017 NCA...More..