Rapid Recap: Illini drop must-win game at home against Penn State

He then followed it up with 23 points, five rebounds and two assists vs. the Illini in the State Farm Center. IL has a week to plan for its Saturday matchup at Iowa. As time wound down, the Nittany Lions heated up, going on a 12-0 run at one point.... More..

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Fluffy snow blanketing Northeast, days after a winter wallop
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Fluffy snow blanketing Northeast, days after a winter wallop

A major storm will affect our area Sunday into Monday . Motorists along Interstate 90 from Syracuse, New York , to Boston , and along Interstate 95 from Boston to Bangor, Maine, should be prepared for slip...More..

Waynesburg University football player found dead in dorm
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Waynesburg University football player found dead in dorm

Foul play is not expected, though the cause of his death is not yet known. " I can tell everybody is down ", Santucci told the Observer-Reporter. "We are cooperating fully with the authorities, who are inve...More..

President Trump Meets Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

President Trump Meets Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House

Trudeau's close cooperation with Trump and the first daughter could ease some worries among Canadians that the USA president will enact protectionist measures that could hurt the Canadian economy. There are fea...More..

Trump considering 'brand new' immigration order after Court setback
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Trump considering 'brand new' immigration order after Court setback

Donald Trump is considering a new executive order to ban citizens of certain countries from travelling to the United States after his initial attempt was overturned in the courts. Federal immigration officials ...More..

Tallest US dam spillway threatens collapse, 130000 urged to evacuate in California
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Tallest US dam spillway threatens collapse, 130000 urged to evacuate in California

DWR said there has been severe erosion on the emergency spillway, not the main spillway which was damaged by concrete erosion on Tuesday. Thousands of people in northern California have been told to evacuat...More..

US Court To Hear Arguments Tuesday On Trump's Travel Ban
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

US Court To Hear Arguments Tuesday On Trump's Travel Ban

If judges fear the government will revert to its original position once the litigation has stopped, "the court won't usually dismiss those matters, because they say, 'Look, it's likely to come up again, '" sai...More..

Boulder weather: High of 51, light wind
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Boulder weather: High of 51, light wind

I am expecting the wind to pick up and get quite strong for the middle of the day and into the afternoon . The National Weather Service said 4 to 8 inches of snow is expected. Temperatures are forecast to be...More..

'The Voice' victor Cassadee Pope engaged
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

'The Voice' victor Cassadee Pope engaged

Pope shared the news as well. Rian on the other hand, went for a little bit more of a lengthy caption and wrote , "The love of my life is now OFFICIALLY the love of my life". News, Pope was nominated for t...More..

Elizabeth Warren blasts GOP senate on 'The Daily Show'
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Elizabeth Warren blasts GOP senate on 'The Daily Show'

As the Senate debated the nomination of Sen. But at around 10 am the next morning, Sens. Sen. Jeff Merkley later managed to read the same letter on the Senate floor. Warren's Facebook page gained almost...More..

Northeast braces for blizzard as coastal front intensifies
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Northeast braces for blizzard as coastal front intensifies

The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect. New snow accumulation of around 4 inches expected. Between 3 a.m. and noon Sunday, snow and sleet are expect followed by freezing rain. Our winds will be fairl...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

2 dead, 1 missing after snowmobile, sled accidents on Lake Winnipesaukee

Thousands of people were on the ice for the annual ice fishing derby, WMUR reported . The first tragedy happened just after noon when three snowmobiles went through the ice in the area of Long Island. "We re...More..

Trump says United States behind Japan 100% following N.Korea missile test
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Trump says United States behind Japan 100% following N.Korea missile test

The launch marks the first test of Trump's vow to get tough on an isolated North Korean regime that previous year tested nuclear devices and ballistic missiles at an unprecedented rate in violation of United Na...More..

IN PICS: Twitterati reacts to Winter Storm Niko
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

IN PICS: Twitterati reacts to Winter Storm Niko

The winds will also increase late Sunday night and Monday , which may exacerbate these kinds of problems. Thankfully, the area will remain dry throughout the week until the next storm system begins to move...More..

Donald Trump 'won't challenge Muslim travel ban' in Supreme Court
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Donald Trump 'won't challenge Muslim travel ban' in Supreme Court

Trump vowed he would soon impose tougher screening procedures - and possibly a new executive order - adding to comments he made earlier in the day at the White House. This afternoon, it was reported that not ev...More..

Evacuations ordered below Oroville Dam
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Evacuations ordered below Oroville Dam

The concern, they said, was that a 30-foot deep wall of water would be unleased if the emergency spillway failed. Karl Swanberg, a forecaster with the National Weather Service, said a failure of the spillway co...More..

More snow heads to New England
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

More snow heads to New England

Please stay safe and stay warm. Another storm is coming tomorrow and it will likely be strong enough to warrant a name, so we have dubbed it "Diana, ' in honor of Diana Taurasi, a UConn legend from the early ...More..

Sunday forecast: Chance of rain, high near 68
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Sunday forecast: Chance of rain, high near 68

Monday: Mostly cloudy with highs in the lower 50s. The previously mentioned cold front is expected to make its way past us Sunday night , but temperatures on Monday won't be too different from what we've fe...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Dwyane Wade out Sunday, X-rays negative on injured right wrist

According to ESPN.com , Wade's right wrist was visibly swollen before Sunday's game against the Wolves, and he acknowledged that he was in some pain on the said wrist. I'll take that risk". The injury had kept...More..

Seattle-based fishing vessel missing in the Bering Sea
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Seattle-based fishing vessel missing in the Bering Sea

An all-night search was underway in the Pribilof Islands on February 11 for a 98-foot fishing vessel that issued a radio beacon alert, U.S. Coast Guard officials said. A 45-foot Coast Guard response boat and Ja...More..

Former education secretary talks Betsy DeVos, plagiarism charges
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Former education secretary talks Betsy DeVos, plagiarism charges

Senator Murray was also revealed to have used language from external sources without citing those sources in crafting her questions for DeVos. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell reportedly said he was con...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Health Care: What is needed to replace Obamacare

Tom Price, of Georgia, as Secretary of Health and Human Services. That effort has been slowed as of late by protests, politics and fiscal realities. Keeping 20 million Americans alive, healthy and productive?...More..

Local Patriots employee reflects on Super Bowl LI
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Local Patriots employee reflects on Super Bowl LI

Another part is Atlanta's defense was totally gassed, but the big part is the Pats' offense got rolling and could not be stopped. Their first appearance was in 1999. "She's been going through chemotherapy and r...More..

Hundreds of Illegal Immigrants Arrested in ICE Enforcement Raids
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Hundreds of Illegal Immigrants Arrested in ICE Enforcement Raids

ICE released the results of the operation, saying about 150 of the 160 foreign nationals arrested during the week had criminal histories, CNN reported . For most of last week, immigration enforcement agents ...More..

NK missile launch a test for Trump
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

NK missile launch a test for Trump

Just $5 a month. South Korea was quick to condemn the launch. Beijing may be more willing to support additional worldwide sanctions against Pyongyang after North Korea launched a ballistic missile into th...More..

Storm Advisory Extended, High Wind Watch for Hudson Valley
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Storm Advisory Extended, High Wind Watch for Hudson Valley

The snow and sleet could mix with rain on Sunday afternoon before turning back to snow on Sunday night . PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS. This Winter Storm Warning means heavy snow and some ice is ...More..

White House will not take travel ban fight to Supreme Court
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

White House will not take travel ban fight to Supreme Court

The unanimous ruling from the three-judge panel from the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has created a significant political setback to Trump's new administration. That means any hearing o...More..

Trump Administration Rewriting Immigration Executive Order
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Trump Administration Rewriting Immigration Executive Order

On Thursday, as expected, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously sided with Judge James Robart's temporary restraining order halting President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban from seven volat...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Franken: GOP Colleagues Questioning Trump's Mental Health

When asked by CNN's Jake Tapper if was true that Republican colleagues of his in the Senate had "expressed concerns about President Trump's mental health", Franken confirmed they had. This is completely...More..

Jeff Sessions sworn in as attorney general
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Jeff Sessions sworn in as attorney general

Warren for reading an excerpt of a letter critical of Sessions penned by the late Coretta Scott King, the widow of Dr. Martin Luther King and a civil rights icon in her own right, supporters of the MA lawmaker ...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

David Bowie wins 3 Grammys; Adele, Beyonce also winners

Joey + Rory won best roots gospel album for "Hymns", and Rory Feek was emotional onstage as he remembered his wife Joey, who died previous year from cancer. He also triumphed over Alabama Shakes ("Joe") and Jac...More..

Fire burns area southeast of Oklahoma City
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Fire burns area southeast of Oklahoma City

The fire remained outside of Norman, Jensen said, but a strong north wind was pushing it south. Oklahoma City Fire Department reported the fire jumped 149th Street and threatened structures in the area. Multipl...More..

Thousands ordered to evacuate after Oroville Dam predicted to fail
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Thousands ordered to evacuate after Oroville Dam predicted to fail

Failure of the auxiliary spillway structure will result in an uncontrolled release of flood waters from Lake Oroville.Immediate evacuation from the low levels of Oroville areas downstream is ordered. Water casc...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Beyonce, David Bowie, Justin Timberlake win early Grammys

There will be tributes paid to Prince and George Michael. Which diva will the music industry select for its top honours - Adele, who conquered the charts with time-tested ballads of heartache, or Beyonce, ...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Ed Sheeran to perform at Grammys

It's that time of the year again when we celebrate music in it's grandest form! Apart from the two women, the other artists looking to win big this year are Drake, Kanye and Rihanna , all with eight nominati...More..