'So-called Judge' James Robart Could Again Thwart Trump's Travel-Ban Plans

Washington's announcement on Thursday came one day after Hawaii filed the first suit challenging the controversial new directive , which temporarily closes United States borders to all refugees and citizens from six mainly-Muslim countries. More..

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Notre Dame holds off Florida State, advances to #ACCTourney title game
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Notre Dame holds off Florida State, advances to #ACCTourney title game

The Irish were living on three-pointers and got little inside. Notre Dame starter Brandon Bielak (0-3) suffered the loss, as he yielded three hits three runs and six walks with six strikeouts in 5.0 innings pit...More..

by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Maine's Delahanty among 46 Obama-appointed U.S. attorneys ousted by Trump

Questions are swirling about whether U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara , who is pursuing a high-profile corruption case in NY state, will be asked to step down along with other U.S. He wasn't in his Portland office ...More..

Daylight Saving Time: 5 fun facts
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Daylight Saving Time: 5 fun facts

While most of us know two things about daylight saving time - spring forward one hour and change smoke detector batteries - there's more to know about the annual change, which begins at 2 a.m. The idea in t...More..

Jeff Sessions tells 46 U.S. attorneys to resign
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Jeff Sessions tells 46 U.S. attorneys to resign

Daly was traveling and could not be reached. "In fact, it has been a gift of a lifetime". But while it's actually normal for attorneys to leave their posts when the new administration begins, the Obama Admini...More..

Why Planned Parenthood Is so Worried About Repealing Obamacare
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Why Planned Parenthood Is so Worried About Repealing Obamacare

Trump confirmed Monday there had been discussions after The New York Times inquired about what it described as an informal proposal. The Republican bill to replace the Affordable Care Act released just th...More..

Sean Spicer Makes Melissa McCarthy Joke During White House Press Briefing
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Sean Spicer Makes Melissa McCarthy Joke During White House Press Briefing

While running for president in September of 2015, Trump told reporters that the reported unemployment rate, then 5.3 percent, was a "phony" number. Still, Spicer said President Trump is "very concerned" by th...More..

Former Trump security adviser Flynn admits Turkey lobbying
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Former Trump security adviser Flynn admits Turkey lobbying

The amended filing was made "in response to pressure from Justice Department officials in recent weeks", the AP reported a businessman who hired Flynn's consulting firm telling them. "I don't believe that w...More..

The boom is here: USA solar experiences record-smashing year
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

The boom is here: USA solar experiences record-smashing year

The graph above shows how solar's annual installations have been climbing, year after year. Solar Market Insight 2016 Year-in-Review report. Though Trump has not called for ending tax credits for solar and ...More..

Muhammad Ali Jr. detained by DHS at airport, again
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Muhammad Ali Jr. detained by DHS at airport, again

A spokeswoman for JetBlue referred questions to DHS officials. The legendary boxer's son was attempting to board his return flight from Washington D.C.to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, when he says he was stopped ...More..

Bipartisan tax reform bill passes the House, moves to Senate
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Bipartisan tax reform bill passes the House, moves to Senate

The initiative now moves to the House, where lawmakers debated a similar bill in 2013 for two hours before voting it down. Rep. Dennis Lenz, R-Billings, serves on the House Human Services Committee that passe...More..

Snow, Cold Weather Returns to Marion County
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Snow, Cold Weather Returns to Marion County

Rain and snow are expected to break out across the area Thursday evening and quickly transition to snow before midnight . Miller said at 5:20 a.m. that the region would probably see flurries begin to fall any ...More..

Man Shot, Killed By Police During Soccer Practice At Area Sports Complex
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Man Shot, Killed By Police During Soccer Practice At Area Sports Complex

A 29-year-old man who was killed by police after charging at dozens of families during a soccer practice in Orange County has been identified, authorities announced Friday. She says he was good-hearted and woul...More..

Blank 'Reasons to Vote For Democrats' book becomes No. 1 seller
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Blank 'Reasons to Vote For Democrats' book becomes No. 1 seller

Knowles recently appeared on "Fox & Friends" and said that he's been observing the Democratic party for quite some time and he "realized it was probably just best to leave all the pages blank". The book bears...More..

China accuses USA of having awful human rights problems
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

China accuses USA of having awful human rights problems

The 2016 US Presidential poll was a "farce" as it was fought with lies exposing hypocritical nature of the democracy in America where racial discrimination is "worsening", a Chinese report on America's human ri...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Republicans baulk at Trump's 'Obamacare lite'

Conservative critics have dismissed it as " Obamacare 2 .0" or "Obamacare Lite". Republicans have been counting on Mr Trump to use his influence to persuade wavering members to support the plan. "Your proposa...More..

Marines had swapped nude photos of female soldiers since last May
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Marines had swapped nude photos of female soldiers since last May

Others then post photos. The site, called AnonIB, has a dedicated board for military personnel that features dozens of threaded conversations of men, many of whom ask for "wins" - naked photographs - of speci...More..

Draymond Green scores 13 points, eight rebounds against Boston
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Draymond Green scores 13 points, eight rebounds against Boston

I'm having a hard time backing the Warriors with the way they've been playing, as Curry forgot how to shoot and the lack fo depth is showing due to the Kevin Durant injury. "I'm just glad we got the win ton...More..

Kevin Durant Speaks For First Time Since Injury
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Kevin Durant Speaks For First Time Since Injury

Now, with 18 regular-season games left, he is forced to watch his teammates try to make sure Golden State has as easy a path to the league Finals as possible. He is out for the season after suffering a torn ant...More..

Minority Sikhs: the latest victims of hate crimes in USA
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Minority Sikhs: the latest victims of hate crimes in USA

A Sikh man was shot in his driveway in Kent city of Washington by a local in a suspected incident of hate crime against people of different countries. Rai has since been released from hospital and is recovering...More..

ACLU files Alabama Bar Association complaint against Jeff Sessions
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

ACLU files Alabama Bar Association complaint against Jeff Sessions

But either the new AG's memory is as bad as everyone else's in the administration, or he just doesn't have a penchant for crossing his "t" s and dotting his "i" s, because Sessions probably met Kislyak a third ...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Consider This: 'Spring forward' with Daylight Saving Time

One possible explanation for the sharp spending decline, Farrell said, is that the extra hour of darkness could push more people to shop online rather than in-person. As for Hawaii , its location closer to the...More..

TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of snow showers
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of snow showers

Download the Cincinnati.com app on both the Apple App Store and Google Play . Lows will hit 30 degrees at night but rise above freezing Saturday . Monday night , a chance of rain showers before 8 p.m., th...More..

Penn State softball gets blown out by No. 8 Washington
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Penn State softball gets blown out by No. 8 Washington

Among freshmen , Ward was second in scoring (13.6 points per game) and third in rebounding (6.3). MI heads into the weekend after splitting two games with No. Penn State learned this the hard way on Wednesd...More..

Man saves elderly woman from oncoming NJ Transit train
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Man saves elderly woman from oncoming NJ Transit train

They were able to get her off the tracks before the train passed through, Kugler said. Mango left his auto and pulled the woman to safety. "She was having a lot of trouble". Police say the woman was crossing ...More..

Comey: Strong encryption
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Comey: Strong encryption "shatters" privacy-security bargain

Even our communications with our spouses, with our clergy members, with our attorneys, are not absolutely private in America . Regardless of what type of actor initiates the attack, the Federal Bureau of Inve...More..

Utah to Lower Blood Alcohol Limit for Driving
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Utah to Lower Blood Alcohol Limit for Driving

Across the country, the blood-alcohol content limit for most drivers is 0.08, but limits vary among states for commercial drivers or drivers who have had a past DUI conviction. Researchers and public health exp...More..

Hillary Clinton Did Something to Her Hair Again
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Hillary Clinton Did Something to Her Hair Again

In the final of her short video, Hillary wished women keep an optimism, persistence and resistance. In the video, Hillary says , "There's a lot to fight for: Planned Parenthood, education, healthcare, jobs". S...More..

Rise Up: Anti-Planned Parenthood Bill Just Hit the House
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Rise Up: Anti-Planned Parenthood Bill Just Hit the House

The New York Times reported Monday that White House officials engaged in private conversations with "people close to Planned Parenthood ", and suggested more than once that the organization's funding co...More..

A Day Without a Woman
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

A Day Without a Woman

This is the next level, they say. They're supporting "A Day Without Women", which coincides with International Women's Day. There is some historical relevance here. Sen. Leila de Lima was arrested last week...More..

Majority View Establishment Media as 'Opposition Party' to Donald Trump, Says Poll
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Majority View Establishment Media as 'Opposition Party' to Donald Trump, Says Poll

According to a polling report by Quinnipiac University, Trump's approval rating has enjoyed a slight bounce from 38 percent on February 22 to 41 percent on Tuesday. Reactions to the controversy over Attorney Ge...More..

Nebraska falls to Penn State in Big Ten Tournament
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Nebraska falls to Penn State in Big Ten Tournament

I thought we took a few bad shots the second. With over four minutes left in regulation, the Cornhuskers implemented a full-court press on the exhausted Lions . I can't sleep at night if we lose. The Lion...More..

Vols lose to Georgia in SEC tourney, 59-57
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Vols lose to Georgia in SEC tourney, 59-57

He was whistled for an offensive foul within seconds of entering the game and accounted for two more turnovers. "I knew with about three minutes to go, he was just over that". Tennessee Volunteers forward Admir...More..

JCPenney announces to close stores at 140 locations
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

JCPenney announces to close stores at 140 locations

The stores targeted for closing have weaker sales per square foot than JCPenney's average according to a report. Penney's other New Hampshire stores are in Concord, Nashua, Rochester, Salem, Newington, Keene,...More..

DC Wine Bar Owners Suing Trump Hotel For 'Stealing Business'
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

DC Wine Bar Owners Suing Trump Hotel For 'Stealing Business'

Pitts and Gross have no clear proof that the Trump International Hotel is directly impacting their business, though sales have slowed since the inauguration. Therefore, Cork concludes, since January 20, 2017 - ...More..