Airlines cancel 1200 flights ahead of major snowstorm

Disruptions to air travel already promised to roll over into Wednesday, with more than 860 flights being cancelled by Tuesday, according to FlightAware . The airlines have cancelled almost 9,000 flights in the last three days. Shares of American A... More..

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West Virginia outduels Bucknell
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

West Virginia outduels Bucknell

Austin previous year. The Mountaineers got contributions up and down the roster with senior guard Tarik Phillip leading the way with 16 points, sophomore forward Esa Ahmad with 15 points, senior forward N...More..

Suspect wanted after deadly Hayward police shooting arrested
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Suspect wanted after deadly Hayward police shooting arrested

Hayward police didn't release Mondragon's name because it is their department's policy not to release the names of juveniles who are killed but her name was released by her family members. CSUEB Police Chief Sh...More..

Vanderbilt commits questionable intentional foul in loss to Northwestern
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Vanderbilt commits questionable intentional foul in loss to Northwestern

Riley LaChance drove and made an impressive basket in the paint in traffic to give Vandy the lead with 18.1 seconds left. Vanderbilt had just taken a one-shot lead with 17.8 seconds left in the game when Fisher...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

White House budget director asks New York Times for correction

President Donald Trump today unveiled his first budget with much deeper than expected cuts to government programmes helping the poor and the sick. This wouldn't mean the end of Meals on Wheels, which doesn'...More..

Watch March Madness, Team News
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Watch March Madness, Team News

Normally, I would say you were insane to pick against Butler in March. So to play with bigger teams the Eagles have to control the overall pace of the game , getting out and running in transition and making ...More..

US Jobless Claims Fell Last Week to 241000
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

US Jobless Claims Fell Last Week to 241000

Department of Labor reported Thursday. Initial jobless claims, a proxy for layoffs across the US economy, declined by 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 241,000 in the week ended March 11, the Labor Department sa...More..

Federal Judge in Hawaii Blocks Trump's Revised Travel Order
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Federal Judge in Hawaii Blocks Trump's Revised Travel Order

The decision by U.S. District Judge Derrick K. Watson was the second such ruling against Trump's efforts to block certain immigrants, refugees and travelers from Muslim-majority nations from entering the co...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Malkin Blasts 'Tyrant' Federal Judges After Rulings Against Travel Ban

President Trump has vowed to take his travel ban cases to the U.S. That version, issued March 6, was supposed to go into effect Thursday - but was put on hold, Wednesday night, by Judge Derrick K. The U.S. cour...More..

Chelsea Clinton Is Honoring Mom Hillary with Her Latest Project
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Chelsea Clinton Is Honoring Mom Hillary with Her Latest Project

Clinton, who is the daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, announced the news on Twitter Thursday. The 13 women in 'She Persisted' all overcame...More..

Boeing senior VP, Seattle native nominated for role at Pentagon
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Boeing senior VP, Seattle native nominated for role at Pentagon

In that role, he's responsible for the company's manufacturing operations and supplier management functions. Shanahan was named to his role with Boeing in April 2016. The two had been friendly rivals as the...More..

GOP Health Bill Advances Despite Conservative Objections
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

GOP Health Bill Advances Despite Conservative Objections

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has defended the legislation as true to conservative values while President Donald Trump has said that there will be two additional legislative planks meant to improve the ini...More..

Winter Storm Stella flight cancellations: Thousands of flights canceled due to storm
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Winter Storm Stella flight cancellations: Thousands of flights canceled due to storm

Several flights out of NY are also canceled. Almost all flights at New York City's three airports were canceled on Tuesday, with similar issues at Boston and Baltimore. "Emirates flights EK203 and EK201 to Ne...More..

Sen. Gardner Says We Need A Westerner On The Supreme Court
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Sen. Gardner Says We Need A Westerner On The Supreme Court

He was confirmed to the 10th Circuit by a unanimous voice vote in 2006. A group of citizens formed to challenge the swap in court but lost and now is appealing the ruling to the Colorado Court of Appeals. Steve...More..

Sexual assaults remain a concern at service academies
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Sexual assaults remain a concern at service academies

Air Force topped its sister schools in the number of reports of sexual assault from cadets, with 32 in the academic year that ended last June, down from 49 a year earlier. The anonymous survey result is also mu...More..

Enjoy St Patrick's Day at Irish-themed dance night
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Enjoy St Patrick's Day at Irish-themed dance night

The Captain Hiram's Sandbar (1606 Indian River Drive) will have a St. Patrick's Day menu on Friday from 11:30 a.m.to 9:30 p.m. "They just really like the celebration of procession". Patrick's Church of Ire...More..

Child prostitution charges filed against Oklahoma state senator
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Child prostitution charges filed against Oklahoma state senator

The alleged underage prostitute told police he offered Shortey, 35, sexual services for money when they chatted on Instagram and Kik. Inside a backpack, police say they found an "open box of condoms". She s...More..

Low temperatures, high wind expected for Wednesday
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Low temperatures, high wind expected for Wednesday

The Bermuda Weather Service has issued a Small Craft Warning valid through Friday evening, and their forecast for Thursday says, "Sunny periods with 1 or 2 showers, a few showers overnight". Friday night -...More..

Proposal would require ridesharing drivers to have business licenses
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Proposal would require ridesharing drivers to have business licenses

Charles Schwertner, R-Georgetown, and Senate Bill 361 by state Sen. During a Tuesday morning hearing, the Senate Committee on Business and Commerce took on issues like the bag ban, short term rental propertie...More..

Woman with Down syndrome achieves TV weathergirl dream
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Woman with Down syndrome achieves TV weathergirl dream

The TV station invited Segard to host after her Facebook campaign , called #MelaniePeutLeFaire - or "Melanie can do it" - went viral weeks prior. "I'm in awe of her courage, of all what's happening today, of ...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

State Attorney: 'Death penalty has no public safety benefit'

Last week, the Legislature passed a key fix to the state's death penalty (SB 280), which hahd been in limbo. The State Attorney denied that campaign donations made by Billionaire anti-death penalty advocate G...More..

Roger Stone Reportedly in Car Accident
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Roger Stone Reportedly in Car Accident

He went on to say that he believed it was possibly an assassination attempt on his life by members of the U.S. Intelligence community. "That's why the deep state is trying to take me out". It makes no mention...More..

Prosecutors: No charges to be filed against NYC mayor
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Prosecutors: No charges to be filed against NYC mayor

The Manhattan district attorney's office said it was ending a probe into whether the mayor and associates improperly funneled campaign donations toward upstate Senate races. "I feel like we have really honored ...More..

Mexico presidential hopeful files complaint against Trump wall
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Mexico presidential hopeful files complaint against Trump wall

The money for the wall in fiscal 2018 is part of a wider budget request that envisions beefed-up border security and defense spending, to be paid for by reduced outlays for the State Department and elsewhere. L...More..

Staring down the barrel of nor'easter, region preps for snow
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Staring down the barrel of nor'easter, region preps for snow

But warnings were lifted for New York City , the USA financial capital that is home to 8.4 million residents, where snow turned to sleet and hail. That led German Chancellor Angela Merkel to postpone her t...More..

Trump Administration Argues Against Blocking Revised Travel Ban
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Trump Administration Argues Against Blocking Revised Travel Ban

The state of Washington - with the support of California, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York and OR - has asked the same Seattle judge who issued a stay against Trump's first executive order on immigration to bl...More..

Hawaii's decision to halt travel ban is unprecedented judicial overreach: Donald Trump
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Hawaii's decision to halt travel ban is unprecedented judicial overreach: Donald Trump

The Hawaii lawsuit claimed the ban would harm Hawaii by limiting the diversity of the state and limiting the ability of worldwide travelers to visit the state. Furthermore, Watson concluded that President Trump...More..

Ryan points to deficit cut to seek support for health care bill
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Ryan points to deficit cut to seek support for health care bill

Here's why this is important: It lays down a marker with which we can evaluate whether Trump is actually governing as the "populist" he telegraphed he would be. No matter what method is used, all Americans bene...More..

Baby dies when 911 calls go unanswered
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Baby dies when 911 calls go unanswered

Officials with the City of Dallas say T-Mobile crews arrived Wednesday and are busy working to fix a major system issue. Problems at a 911 center may have contributed to the death of a 6-month-old baby, rep...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Tillerson reiterates USA support for Japan and South Korea

But US officials confirmed North Korea's provocative behaviour would be "front and centre" as Tillerson meets Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida. officials. Last week, North Ko...More..

New Poll Shows A Majority Of Voters Approve Of Trump's Job Performance
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

New Poll Shows A Majority Of Voters Approve Of Trump's Job Performance

According to the results of a new poll from Rasmussen Reports - which surveyed an estimated 500 people a night for three days - 46 percent of voters approve of the job Trump has done in office so far, while 5...More..

Former LA Sheriff Lee Baca Found Guilty On Corruption Charges In Retrial
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Former LA Sheriff Lee Baca Found Guilty On Corruption Charges In Retrial

The jury of eight men and two women reached the verdict after deliberating for two days following a two-week trial, finding the embattled former law enforcement official guilty of obstruction of justice, conspi...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

US raises benchmark rate by 0.25%

The stock market rallied during the press conference. Why would that be? She stressed that the central bank expected the economy to grow at a rate that would warrant gradual increases in interest rates. After...More..

Freedom's fallen entirely out of the health-care debate
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Freedom's fallen entirely out of the health-care debate

And in fact, we serve a lot more people on Medicaid than we do on Medicare . However, his fix for the system is to "repair and transform" the private insurance market. Information, to start. Markets don't wo...More..

Trump's ex-wife writing memoir on raising their children
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Trump's ex-wife writing memoir on raising their children

Entitled " Raising Trump ", Ivana Trump will publish the book in September, CNN reported. The book, which publisher Gallery Books calls "non-partisan" and "non-political", will chart Ivana's journey from comm...More..