Democrats' 'unity tour' is highlighting their many divisions

But the rancor both onstage and in the crowds indicate the party can not simply paper over the internal divisions exposed during the Democratic primary battle previous year between Sanders and Hillary Clinton. According to Sanders, a woman's right to... More..

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by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Race tight in Georgia vote seen as test for Trump

Georgia on June 20th". Ossoff was one of 18 candidates running, won 48.1% of the vote in a deep-South district that has been solidly Republican for decades. John Lewis , D-Ga., for whom Ossoff once intern...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Arkansas carries out first state execution in 12 years

Supreme Court. "Apparently the reason the state made a decision to proceed with these eight executions is that the "use by" date of the state's execution drug is about to expire..." Arkansas Department of C...More..

What happened during Elizabeth Thomas' disappearance
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

What happened during Elizabeth Thomas' disappearance

According to a criminal complaint filed Thursday in federal court in Tennessee, the teacher filled two prescriptions for Cialis shortly before March 13 . "At the time, the wife did not contact police". ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

UC Berkeley cancels Ann Coulter speech over security fears

Judge Jeanine Pirro weighed in this morning on the decision by University of California-Berkeley to cancel a planned speech by conservative author Ann Coulter . After attempting to call off the event and postp...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Sanders urges party to go beyond comfort zone

From the "Come Together and Fight Back" tour's kickoff rally in ME on Monday, Democrats witnessed that old habits die hard. "We have not just an economic crisis, we have a moral crisis", Sanders said. "An...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

French Police Hunting Second Suspect After Paris Attack

Conservative candidate Francois Fillon said the fight against "Islamist totalitarianism" should be the priority for France's next president. Paris , like most major cities in Europe and elsewhere, has been o...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Sanders promoting new blood in Democrats but impact unclear

Sen. Bernie Sanders' multi-state unity tour with Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez continued for a fourth day in North Texas, where he addressed a crowd of almost 2,000 at the Verizon Theater. ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Campus announces new date for conservative pundit Coulter

In a series of tweets Thursday night , Coulter criticized the university , saying Berkeley officials were adding "burdensome" conditions to her speech. UC-Berkeley has a reputation of being a very progressi...More..

China puts cruise missile bombers on 'high alert' amid North Korea fears
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

China puts cruise missile bombers on 'high alert' amid North Korea fears

On Monday, US Vice President Mike Pence-visiting the world's most heavily militarized border that divides the two Koreas-hinted that military options against the North have not been ruled out. It also stated th...More..

Lions 2017 Schedule Officially Announced
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Lions 2017 Schedule Officially Announced

Shown for the Week 2 matchup is a date with the Detroit Lions , which is designated for " Monday Night Football ". The Lions and Giants have twice met on MNF, with the most recent meeting occurring in the 2014...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Ann Coulter Vows To Speak At UC Berkeley Despite Planned Speech Cancellation

Conservative pundit Ann Coulter took to Twitter on Thursday night to mock her friend Matt Drudge for "promoting fake news" by reporting that University of California at Berkeley reversed its decision to c...More..

Russian hacker sentenced to 27 years
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Russian hacker sentenced to 27 years

District Court in Seattle. A Russian man convicted of hacking into US businesses to steal credit card data has been sentenced to 27 years in prison and ordered to pay almost $170 million in restitution. Selez...More..

State officials ask Congress to secure 'Obamacare' subsidies
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

State officials ask Congress to secure 'Obamacare' subsidies

Running the United States costs a lot of money, and if Republican and Democratic lawmakers are unable to resolve some of their differences over a necessary upcoming spending bill by April 28, the American peopl...More..

Planned Parenthood Aims for Abortions in Springfield
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Planned Parenthood Aims for Abortions in Springfield

Planned Parenthood says a federal judge's ruling will let its clinics in Springfield and Joplin help women who want medicine-produced abortions. State Attorney General Josh Hawley said Sachs' decision was wro...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

China left as observer as tensions rise on Korean Peninsula

Meanwhile, China's once-thriving relationship with South Korea has hit the rocks over Beijing's strenuous objections to Seoul's deploying of an advanced US anti-missile system. They also say greater Chinese coo...More..

Carmelo Anthony, wife La La divorce could be held up by prenup
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Carmelo Anthony, wife La La divorce could be held up by prenup

The Celtics have cap space and other arguments to make the deal happen, and may be interested in a change if they lose to the Chicago Bulls in the first round of playoffs. As the No.1 seed in the Eastern Confer...More..

UC Berkeley Bans Ann Coulter, She Plans To Speak Anyway
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

UC Berkeley Bans Ann Coulter, She Plans To Speak Anyway

Coulter, the event sponsors, audience, and bystanders could be adequately protected - at any of the campus venues available on April 27th", the letter said . Ann Coulter's far-right political leanings are a ...More..

Progress in LGBT rights may not be secure: Hillary Clinton
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Progress in LGBT rights may not be secure: Hillary Clinton

At the event in New York City, Clinton criticized Trump for withdrawing Obama-era school guidance aimed at protecting transgender kids, which instructed public schools to allow transgender students to use bathr...More..

Amber alert issued in Delaware County
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Amber alert issued in Delaware County

Suspect is the mother of the two victims. Authorities said 20-month-old Adelyn Keener and 2-month-old Maxwell Keener are missing and may be with their mother. The children are believed to be in immediate dang...More..

North Korea warns of 'super-mighty preemptive strike'
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

North Korea warns of 'super-mighty preemptive strike'

According to a Sunday Times report , Trump's national security advisor H.R. McMaster told the British government that the Pentagon had identified the location of all major nuclear facilities in North Korea ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Authorities: Tennessee student, teacher found in California

The girl walked out behind him and was later turned over to the Federal Bureau of Investigation for additional questioning and a forensic exam, authorities said . When her father, Anthony Thomas, was asked dir...More..

Arkansas executes first man ahead of lethal drug expiration
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Arkansas executes first man ahead of lethal drug expiration

By Kelly P. Kissel And Sean Murphy, The Associated Press on April 20, 2017. "No state has ever conducted eight executions" over an 11-day period, according to Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Trump says 'no deal' was made for charity worker

Aya Hijazi, founder of Belady, an organization that promotes a better life for street children, sits reading a book inside a holding cell as she faces trial on charges of human trafficking at a courthouse in C...More..

Pressure Mounts for Virginia Governor to Halt Execution
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Pressure Mounts for Virginia Governor to Halt Execution

Gov. Terry McAuliffe has denied Ivan Teleguz's petition for a pardon and commuted his capital sentence to life imprisonment. If Teleguz is executed, he'll be given the sedative midazolam, followed by rocuro...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

'Need some help?' Patriots' Gronkowski crashes Spicer's White House press briefing

Patriots' owner Robert Kraft compared his team's remarkable comeback, after being down 21 to 3 at halftime and overtime, to President Trump's unlikely campaign to win the White House . iMediaEthics has written...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Arkansas carries out first execution since 2005

Johnson's execution was stayed on Wednesday by the state high court. The ruling clears the path for the execution of Ledell Lee on Thursday evening, the state's first in 12 years. State officials said Fri...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Officers shot in Seattle

A second officer, a 30-year-old man, was shot in the chin and ribcage and is in serious but stable condition. The incident unfolded Thursday afternoon with a reported armed robbery at the convenience store....More..

Lawyer tells rape trial jury women are 'good' at lying
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Lawyer tells rape trial jury women are 'good' at lying

Memphis Area Women's Council executive director Deborah Clubb calls Farese's comments "absolutely despicable". Farese said his job "is not to care if anybody gets offended" and "smart people will see it f...More..

North Korea's Missile Threat
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

North Korea's Missile Threat

The missiles being tested are believed to be single-stage, liquid-fueled, anti-ship missiles, and the missiles appear to have been present in North Korea's military parade Saturday. "It shows why we are working...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

US Supreme Court to allow Arkansas execution

The unprecedented execution schedule has placed Arkansas at the center. On a more serious note, on Wednesday Gorsuch sat in on the biggest religious-liberty case of the year, Trinity Lutheran Church v. "No...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Tipster Describes Suspicious Behavior of Tennessee Teacher

He described her condition as alternating between "stoic" and "emotional", understandable given the circumstances, he said. A former high school teacher and a 15-year-old student he is accused of abducting la...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Kenyans Edna Kiplagat, Geoffrey Kirui Win Boston Marathon Titles

Among the runners in Boston on Monday, was the first woman to officially take part in the marathon, five decades ago. "I felt really blessed to have her out there running every step with me and that gives me...More..

Prosecutors toss thousands of tainted drug cases
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Prosecutors toss thousands of tainted drug cases

Over the nine years Annie Dookhan worked at the Hinton State Laboratory Institute outside Boston , she admitted to returning positive results on drug evidence she never tested and to sometimes forging co-wor...More..

Teacher Arrested With Student Fled To NorCal With Guns, Wife's Car
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Teacher Arrested With Student Fled To NorCal With Guns, Wife's Car

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is preparing for a news conference this afternoon after reporting that Maury County teacher Tad Cummins , 51, and his 15-year-old student, Elizabeth Thomas had been loca...More..