Oakland Coliseum director wants Raiders out by 2019 season

The Raiders' move became more certain this month when Bank of America offered the loan. Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis has a net worth of half a billion dollars. While it may seem cynical to let a franchise move to Sin City, there is a solid argu... More..

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Tennessee teacher had been reported kissing missing student
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Tennessee teacher had been reported kissing missing student

News 2 also learned that Thomas' mother, Kimberly Thomas, hasn't had contact with her five minor children in over a year. He worked as a health sciences teacher at Culleoka Unit School, which is where he met ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

National Football League takes Vegas gamble with approval to move Oakland Raiders, fans divided

The NFL approved the Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas on Monday after a 31-1 vote in favor of the move. The Raiders are going to spend to $500 million in the construction of the new stadium and the state of...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Sen. Johnson will support Trump pick for Supreme Court

Leahy, however, signaled that he may be willing to break from Schumer and vote with Republicans on the procedural vote, while also signaling in a separate tweet he'd vote against Gorsuch in the final, up or dow...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

NCAA gives North Carolina deadline on HB 2: Noon Thursday

When they contacted Cooper's office to say they agreed with the proposal - that's when Gov. Cooper's office reportedly denied the proposal was ever made. Defenders of the anti-LGBT reportedly say they're fine w...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Top Democrat Says 'No' To Neil Gorsuch Confirmation

Gorsuch must earn the support of at least eight Democrats to break a filibuster - a threshold he is not on track to meet, according to interviews and internal party discussions. Michael Bennet, a Democrat from ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Repeal And Replacement Of Obamacare Is Now Dead! Trump Suffers Major Setback

And Rep. Jim Jordan of OH, a Freedom Caucus leader, accused GOP leaders of a rushed and secretive process in promoting their legislation, which would have eliminated the Obamacare mandate for people to carry in...More..

Funeral set Wednesday for Wisconsin police detective
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Funeral set Wednesday for Wisconsin police detective

Weiland's father, Thomas Weiland, remembered his son as "a loving and caring son that made his father proud", and said the veteran officer "put smiles on everybody's faces". Law enforcement from across the sta...More..

Nunes, Comey clash on whether Federal Bureau of Investigation chief invited to House Russia
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Nunes, Comey clash on whether Federal Bureau of Investigation chief invited to House Russia

Yates, who was sacked in January as acting attorney general after she refused to defend the Trump administration travel ban, was expected to be questioned about her role in the firing of Trump's first national ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Remember When Trump Aides Didn't Want A Prez Under FBI Investigation?

The " breaking news " report centered on "possible coordination" between Trump associates and Russian operatives in "the release of information damaging to Hillary Clinton's campaign". "One thing you and I agre...More..

Amherst, Northampton among MA cities listed as uncooperative with immigration detainer requests
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Amherst, Northampton among MA cities listed as uncooperative with immigration detainer requests

A new weekly report enacted by President Trump through a January 25 Executive Order put Chelan County Regional Justice Center on a list of state and local jails who refused to hold a suspect on an ICE detai...More..

DPRK not to attend United Nations conference on nuclear weapons
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

DPRK not to attend United Nations conference on nuclear weapons

She said given the current times "bad actors" can not be allowed to keep their nuclear weapons while other nations try to maintain peace and safety. She joined colleagues from the UK, France and around 20 oth...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

NCAA gives North Carolina 24-hours, wants repeal of HB2

After Dupree released his statement on the NCAA deadline, he released a joint statement with Dennis Edwards, president and CEO of the Visit Raleigh tourism group, in which they urged lawmakers to solve the c...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Seattle announces lawsuit over Trump sanctuary cities threat

Often, local law enforcement will not detain undocumented immigrants exclusively on the basis of their immigration status, unless they are wanted on federal warrants or have a history of serious crimes. More fu...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Westinghouse Shifts From Building to Dismantling as Nuclear Dies

Westinghouse Electric said it will continue work at Georgia's Plant Vogtle and South Carolina's VC Summer power stations while it undergoes a "strategic restructuring". The Japanese manufacturing giant is cutti...More..

APNewsBreak: Judge approves release of jailed Mexican man
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

APNewsBreak: Judge approves release of jailed Mexican man

It's a program set up by the Obama administration for people who were brought to this country illegally as children. An immigration judge says a Mexican man arrested despite participating in a program created...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

National Review to GOP: Be Ready to Use Nuke Option on Gorsuch

To push Gorsuch's confirmation through, the Senate's Republican leadership could adopt a rule change, dubbed the "nuclear option", that would allow confirmation with only a simple majority of the chamber. But a...More..

Is Trump Waging a Stealth War of Retaliation Against Sanctuary Cities?
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Is Trump Waging a Stealth War of Retaliation Against Sanctuary Cities?

The city of Seattle sued U.S. President Donald Trump's administration on Wednesday over its executive order seeking to withhold federal funds from " sanctuary cities ", arguing it amounted to unconstitutional...More..

Trump plans office to bring business ideas to government
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump plans office to bring business ideas to government

US Speaker of the House Paul Ryan said on Tuesday there was no need for the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee to recuse himself from the investigation into possible Russian ties to President Donald...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

GOP health bill on the brink hours from House showdown vote

The legislation is expected to go to the House floor for a vote later Friday. The Republicans' longtime campaign pledge is in peril just as they have finally wrested control of both the legislative and execut...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Joaquín Castro: Don't Turn Trump-Russia Investigation Into A Witch Hunt

Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey has said that, while there is no basis for Donald Trump's claims about being wiretapped by Barack Obama, the agency is investigating claims that Mr Trump...More..

Investment from China in Kushner Manhattan property is off
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Investment from China in Kushner Manhattan property is off

The talks had drawn criticism from lawmakers and government ethics experts. FILE - In this Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump's White House Senior Advisors Jared Kushner, left, and Stev...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Susan Collins: 'Following the House investigation is like following a mystery novel'

In the letters , attorney David O'Neil said he understood the Justice Department was invoking "further constraints" on testimony she could provide at a House Intelligence Committee hearing that had been schedu...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Finger-pointing on Hill as GOP assesses health bill loss

As a sign of tensions that have lingered after the collapse of the health care bill, Freedom Caucus lawmakers faced tough questioning from their colleagues during a closed-door meeting of House Republicans on T...More..

Storm Chasers Killed in Car Wreck While Live Streaming
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Storm Chasers Killed in Car Wreck While Live Streaming

When Williamson was not out chasing storms, he raised chickens at a farm in Cassville. "We are saddened by this loss and our deepest sympathies go out to the families and loved ones of all involved", the state...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Schumer Causes Scene At NYC Restaurant, Yells Donald Trump is 'A Liar'

Hilary Califano corroborated the witness' version of events. Hillary confirmed the incident with Page Six saying that Schumer was "really rude". He's our senator, and I don't really like him, ' she told the...More..

House intelligence chairman under pressure in Trump-Russia inquiry
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

House intelligence chairman under pressure in Trump-Russia inquiry

Nunes announced last week without providing a source that he had information Trump associates may have been ensnared in incidental intelligence collection before the president took office in January. "I beli...More..

Trump's Budget Framework Points To Big Cuts In Programs For Seniors
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump's Budget Framework Points To Big Cuts In Programs For Seniors

Mick Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget who pieced together the spending plan, characterized the package as "the "America First" budget". "Our lack of investment in infrastructure has con...More..

3 storm chasers die in auto crash while pursuing tornado
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

3 storm chasers die in auto crash while pursuing tornado

As the storms moved east, they toppled trees and power lines in MS and Louisiana. "People ask what we do, well, we track weather, tornadoes for the Weather Channel you know", Williamson said. The springtime s...More..

House Republicans Renew Plans to Repeal Obamacare After Failed First Attempt
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

House Republicans Renew Plans to Repeal Obamacare After Failed First Attempt

The bill had been scrutinized by the Republican representatives in the House Freedom Caucus , as well as Republican senators and several prominent conservative groups. "We will find out who is truly for rep...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

North Carolina Lawmakers Reach Agreement to Repeal 'Bathroom Bill'

House Rules Chairman David Lewis told The News & Observer that HB2 is the reason for the night session, but that it remains uncertain if there's agreement on a specific proposal. Efforts to repeal the bill, whi...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Young explains Obamacare replacement "no" vote

First, I would like to congratulate those Republicans that voted their conscience, not their party - and I'm talking about those that voted for and those that voted against the bill. Trump's next move is, but h...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

12 dead in Texas crash between church van and pickup

Fourteen senior USA baptist church members were returning from a retreat when their van collided head-on with a pickup truck. The accident took place about 80 miles (130 km) west of San Antonio. The Sanctuary...More..

Houston vet charged in murder-for-hire plot leaps to death
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Houston vet charged in murder-for-hire plot leaps to death

McDaniel's boyfriend, 39-year-old Leon Jacob, was also arrested on the solicitation-to-commit-murder charges, and he has remained in the Harris County jail on no bond. He was the son of McDaniel's divorce attor...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

2 former Chris Christie aides get prison for bridge revenge plot

A lawyer for Kelly could not immediately be reached for comment Wednesday evening. During Kelly's portion of the hearing, Wigenton also blamed the culture in Trenton, the state capital. Prosecutors accused Ba...More..