Trump Picks HR McMaster, Army Strategist, As National Security Adviser

Defense Secretary McNamara, says McMaster, "would dominate the [Vietnam] policy-making process because of three mutually reinforcing factors: the Chiefs' ineffectiveness as an advisory group, Johnson's profound insecurity, and the president's related... More..

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by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Free NCAAB Picks and Start Times: Miami vs. Virginia

Despite the great celebration of Brogdon's outstanding career, it's easy to forget things didn't always go smoothly in his time at Virginia. Miami shares the same record at 18-8 overall and 8-6 in conference ...More..

College student receives care package full of trash from his mom
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

College student receives care package full of trash from his mom

However, after he opened the package, he was shocked to find out the package did not have food. Cox told ABC News the prank was not unusual. He was sent used tissues, crumpled up post-it notes, an empty sod...More..

Donald Trump gets the OK from Robert Mugabe
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Donald Trump gets the OK from Robert Mugabe

This past weekend, his increasingly influential wife Grace gave her a superfluous endorsement saying if he died before polls, the party could field his corpse and still win. "I was surprised by his election but...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Kennedy stamp issued on President's Day

The future president was born in Brookline on May 29, 1917, the second of Joseph and Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy's nine children. The postal services relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund i...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Battle for Mosul: Iraqi forces take southern villages

Trump has repeatedly vowed to eliminate the extremist group but has provided few details about how his approach might differ from that of the Obama administration, which had partnered with Syrian and Iraqi forc...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

VT's Dresser Leaving for Iowa State

My mother lives 20 minutes from- my brother lives 20 minutes from Iowa State. Virginia Tech is now ranked #5 and defeated #6 Nebraska over the weekend in the national duals. His departure to Iowa depleted the...More..

Minnesota House Passes Bill Allowing Sunday Liquor Sales
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Minnesota House Passes Bill Allowing Sunday Liquor Sales

Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said he expects the vote, if his measure reaches the full Senate, to be close. However, the Minnesota Licensed Beverage Association executive director said the group will continue to ...More..

MA police say suspect led them on a wild chase
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

MA police say suspect led them on a wild chase

According to State Police, the vehicle continued off-Cape, heading north on Route 3, reaching speeds of 100 miles an hour. The chase ended at Route 44 and Interstate 495 in Middleborough. Authorities said mul...More..

Logano Captures Clash Win
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Logano Captures Clash Win

As the last lap unfolded, Hamlin retained the lead but Logano and Keselowski finally were able to work together and break up the JGR contingent. Kyle Busch finished second while Alex Bowman was third and Dani...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Brooks has 20 points and No. 7 OR beats Utah 79-61

Both teams started red-hot from the floor, with OR knocking down its first five 3-point attempts. "It was just so lovely to watch us execute in the fourth quarter", Oregon State coach Scott Rueck said in his ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Light plane crashes into Melbourne shopping centre

Meanwhile, internet access to the Essendon Airport website has been disrupted and is crashing intermittently. A worker at La Manna supermarket told the ABC she understood a plane had crashed into billboards n...More..

People Stroll Unscreened Through Abandoned TSA Checkpoint At JFK
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

People Stroll Unscreened Through Abandoned TSA Checkpoint At JFK

A review of the security video clearly identified three of the passengers, and photos were distributed to police who were dispatched to look for the people in the terminal. "All personal carry-on bags receive r...More..

Woman, 56, jumps on back of man attacking Baton Rouge police officer
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Woman, 56, jumps on back of man attacking Baton Rouge police officer

A woman came to the rescue of a Baton Rouge Police officer who was jumped by a 28-year-old man during a traffic stop Sunday morning (Feb. 19), WBRZ reported . A second police officer arrived and with the help ...More..

Free Entry to Nation's Parks on President's Day
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Free Entry to Nation's Parks on President's Day

You won't have to have a National Forest Pass to visit forest lands, either. Steamtown National Historic Site, Scranton, is the only Pennsylvania park that charges admission, according to the National Park Se...More..

Officers Among Three Shot In Whittier, Reports Say
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Officers Among Three Shot In Whittier, Reports Say

The victims were two Whittier Police Department officers and a suspect, said Deputy Juanita Navarro-Suarez of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Information Bureau. The second officer and the male suspect were ...More..

Fayette County father and son killed in head-on collision with each other
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Fayette County father and son killed in head-on collision with each other

Jeffrey Morris Brasher and his son Austin Blaine Brasher of Bankston , Alabama , died early Saturday morning. Neither was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash, reports WVTM . Jeffrey Brasher, who...More..

Storms, tornadoes damage dozens of homes in San Antonio area
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Storms, tornadoes damage dozens of homes in San Antonio area

San Antonio Fire Department public information officer Joe Arrington told San Antonio station KABB-TV that many structures were damaged but only minor injuries have been reported so far. Fewer than five peop...More..

Tillerson meets Lavrov, says Russian Federation must honour Ukraine deal
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Tillerson meets Lavrov, says Russian Federation must honour Ukraine deal

Johnson was speaking after his first meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at a G20 foreign ministers summit in Germany on Thursday. When asked whether Tillerson had clarified the US position on Sy...More..

John Oliver takes aim at Putin and Russian Federation in Last Week Tonight
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

John Oliver takes aim at Putin and Russian Federation in Last Week Tonight

And Oliver then stepped in to launch a vigorous defense of America against Trump's own anti-American statements: "Trump is basically the propagandist of Putin's dreams, and who knows why he's acting this wa.", ...More..

Mount Vernon offering free admission for Presidents Day
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Mount Vernon offering free admission for Presidents Day

Entrance to all Gulf Islands National Seashore areas - including Fort Pickens - will be free on Monday, February 20 in celebration of the Presidents Day holiday. Lincoln and Washington top a recent C-SPAN ranki...More..

Secret Service investigating object thrown at Trump's limo
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Secret Service investigating object thrown at Trump's limo

Developer Richard LeFrak , a close friend of Trump's , recounted a discussion at Mar-a-Lago last weekend during which Trump asked him for help with the proposed border wall between the United States and Mex...More..

In campaign rally, Trump attacks media, immigration decision
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

In campaign rally, Trump attacks media, immigration decision

He also hinted he had a favorite. "So he's been all over television saying the best things and I see him standing and didn't you get here at, like, four in the morning?" "I'm here, and I'll be anywhere I can ...More..

Foggy warm start to finish in 80s
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Foggy warm start to finish in 80s

That combination usually leads to a chilly night, but temperatures will only drop to near 50°, which is relatively mild for mid-February. With the rain showers, a few thunderstorms are also possible. This time,...More..

Trump Repeatedly Ducks Questions About Alleged Campaign Contacts With Russia
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Trump Repeatedly Ducks Questions About Alleged Campaign Contacts With Russia

The New York Times was targeted by Trump as a "failing newspaper" and "fake news", after they broke stories on Flynn misleading Pence, and that the Trump campaign had routine contact with Russian intelligen...More..

Over 100 workers lost jobs after striking on 'Day Without Immigrants'
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Over 100 workers lost jobs after striking on 'Day Without Immigrants'

Thirty more lost their jobs in Denver, Colorado, after JVS Masonry owner Jim Serowski fired them , though he said the employees who took the day off could re-apply for their positions. The restaurant also is...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

California storm death toll rises to 5 as rain pummels Bay Area

The warning will require residents to keep streets clear of vehicles, trash bins and other objects that could obstruct emergency vehicles or be washed away in a flood. A crew of three was aboard the engine driv...More..

Multiple Bodies Found In Basement Of Peabody Home
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Multiple Bodies Found In Basement Of Peabody Home

Authorities have been at the home at 19 Farm Ave. since Saturday night when a resident who lives there flagged down a motorist to ask for help. Monahan described the interior of the house as "messy" and said ...More..

Following Oroville Dam Crisis, Group Steps Up Advocacy Efforts
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Following Oroville Dam Crisis, Group Steps Up Advocacy Efforts

By Friday at 7 p.m., the DWR reported the the lake was just slightly over 858 feet, more than 40 feet below the height of the emergency spillway. Orrock added that a second work crew was continuing to make re...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

No more passes left for Donald Trump rally in Melbourne

Throughout the week, Mr Trump launched attacks on the media while indicating his excitement at facing crowds in Florida again. He acknowledged the timeliness of the rally, saying , "It's now been one month...More..

Pilot survives small plane crash in New Jersey neighborhood
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Pilot survives small plane crash in New Jersey neighborhood

The pilot of this plane was trapped inside after the crash. The pilot apparently encountered complications as he was flying near the Statue of Liberty, they said , and was making a detour when he crashed. Th...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

DHS Hiring Thousands More Immigration Agents, Speeding Up Deportations

Under the new guidelines, outlined in a pair of memos , the agency plans to hire thousands of additional enforcement agents, expand the pool of immigrants who are prioritized for removal, enlist local law enfo...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

SpaceX blasts off cargo from historic NASA launchpad

Eight minutes after liftoff, the rocket's first stage booster will flip around and fly back to Cape Canaveral for landing - the first time that's been attempted in daylight, following two successful nighttime l...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

3 arrested after brawl at Daniel Webster College's last basketball game

Two DWC players and a female spectator were arrested. The other player, Antwaun Boyd, 23, also a guard, was charged with disorderly conduct after "inciting the crowd", police said. Elizabeth Morris, 43 of MA,...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Priebus denies collusion between Trump campaign and Russian officials

Mr. Trump excoriated what he described as the "dishonest" news media at a White House press conference Thursday and then at a campaign rally Saturday in Florida. Sources told CBS News there is a "chill" in...More..