Rally in Memphis for equality on anniversary of MLK's death

In the last address of his life in Memphis , Dr. King noted that he was happy that the Almighty had allowed him to live in the second half of the 20th century. King loved America enough to always be honest. King was in the midst of his " Poor People... More..

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Mitch McConnell on Gorsuch: 'We'll Confirm Him'
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Mitch McConnell on Gorsuch: 'We'll Confirm Him'

How, exactly, does the Senate go "nuclear"? It was the Republican talking point of the Sunday talk shows: If Democrats delay Neil Gorsuch's confirmation to the Supreme Court this week, Republicans said, it wo...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Pro-Russia lawmaker to meet with Trump

The pattern of Rice's requests was discovered in a National Security Council review of the government's policy on "unmasking" the identities of individuals in the US who are not targets of electronic eavesdropp...More..

Trump's Social Media Director Just Put a Target on Justin Amash's Back
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump's Social Media Director Just Put a Target on Justin Amash's Back

The inability of Trump to get the American Health Care Act passed was blamed, at least in part, on the House Freedom Caucus of the Republican Party. "Dana Scavino's tweet does not violate the Hatch Act as...More..

North Carolina Wins NCAA Basketball Championship
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

North Carolina Wins NCAA Basketball Championship

North Carolina players celebrate after the finals of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament against Gonzaga , Monday, April 3, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz . But there was no protest, no review. "I ha...More..

Strong storms, tornadoes possible in the Triangle Wednesday, Thursday
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Strong storms, tornadoes possible in the Triangle Wednesday, Thursday

The Storm Prediction Center based in Norman, Oklahoma, said there will be a 45 percent chance of severe weather within 25 miles of any given point in the eastern portion of Alabama. Another risk of potentially ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

House Speaker Ryan says healthcare talks at 'conceptual stage'

Republican lawmakers said the new push on healthcare would maintain Obamacare's essential health benefits clause listing services and care that insurers must cover. Conservatives have argued that such restric...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Progress reported in state budget talks

Even though the state government can keep running, many institutions that rely on state budgeting are put in a bind. Assemb. Jose Rivera (D-Bronx) waits during negotiations on the state budget at the stat...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Obama-era online privacy rule overturned by Congress

The White House had earlier said that the new U.S. president strongly supported the repeal of the rules. Despite the repeal being passed , there was staunch opposition, including from 15 Republicans who cros...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Strong Storms Possible Across the Carolinas Monday Afternoon and Night

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee said powerful straight-line winds and a few tornadoes are possible from the storm system, which spun off twisters and caused flooding overnight and Sunday in Louisi...More..

96 lawyers urge Maine senators to oppose Gorsuch nomination
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

96 lawyers urge Maine senators to oppose Gorsuch nomination

Even before the panel voted, committee member Christopher Coons put the Democrats over the threshold as the 41st senator backing the filibuster bid. But Sen. Dianne Feinstein , D-Calif., the committee's top ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Idlib doctor says attack worst in 4 years

If Tuesday's reports of a chemical attack by the regime are confirmed, experts say it could be the biggest since Ghouta. Turkey's foreign minister is condemning the suspected chemical attack by Syrian gover...More..

Despite two bad ankles, Berry named outstanding player
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Despite two bad ankles, Berry named outstanding player

Hicks stood closer than any of his teammates to Villanova's confetti-drenched celebration immediately after Kris Jenkins' 3-pointer splashed through the net to end last year's national championship game. "So ...More..

Statewide Amber Alert issued for abducted OH children
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Statewide Amber Alert issued for abducted OH children

Police are searching for a man accused of taking his girlfriend's two children at gunpoint on Tuesday morning. According to Traylor the incident took place in the 27600 block of Chardon Road. Police say Davis...More..

House Freedom Caucus Leaves White House Without a Healthcare Deal
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

House Freedom Caucus Leaves White House Without a Healthcare Deal

It's also possible that the GOP health care bill dies before it gets to a vote, and that the party goes back to the drawing board, or moves on to other legislative priorities. The Republican legislation would...More..

Malouff dies in Denver
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Malouff dies in Denver

The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner confirmed Monday that Malouff died from "asphyxia, due to obstruction of the airway". Witnesses say Malouff was doing a doughnut challenge before he died. "It was cle...More..

Alabama is the most stressed out state in America
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Alabama is the most stressed out state in America

The study states Minnesota had the lowest number of adults with poor health and ranked the highest for the most psychologists per capita, most average hours of sleep per night and lowest divorce rate. West Virg...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Random racist violence ends in death of black man

Jackson stabbed 66-year-old Timothy Caughman multiple times after encountering the homeless man scavenging for recyclables in curbside trash cans, police said . A white Maryland man admitted to traveli...More..

AP Analysis: Can tough-talking Trump solve North Korea?
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

AP Analysis: Can tough-talking Trump solve North Korea?

Trump's national security aides have completed a review of United States options to try to curb North Korea's nuclear and missile programs that includes economic and military measures but leans more toward sanc...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Mercedes-Benz Pulls Ads From O'Reilly's Show

Roginsky joins a number of former Fox contributors, including Gretchen Carlson, Megyn Kelly , Andrea Tantaros, and Laurie Duhe , who have accused Ailes of sexual harassment in the previous year. She told th...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Woman dies in Mississippi storm during 911 call

National Weather Service investigators will take a look at the damage to make a determination one way or the other. Some parts of Louisiana and MS got as much as 10 inches of rain, prompting emergency rescues...More..

Explosions in St. Petersburg Metro Kills 10, Wounds Over 50
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Explosions in St. Petersburg Metro Kills 10, Wounds Over 50

The Interfax news agency said on Monday that authorities believed the suspect, a 23-year old who came from ex-Soviet Central Asia and was linked to radical Islamic groups, carried the explosive device on to t...More..

Ten dead in St Petersburg metro blast
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Ten dead in St Petersburg metro blast

The federal Investigative Committee said on April 4 that investigators have identified the suspected suicide bomber but will not release his name for now, citing the ongoing investigation. Petersburg subway. ...More..

Top Obama Adviser Sought Names of Trump Associates in Intel
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Top Obama Adviser Sought Names of Trump Associates in Intel

Also on Monday, Fox News and Bloomberg News , citing multiple sources reported that Rice had requested the intelligence information that was produced in a highly organized operation. The president's defend...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Louisiana Mother And Her 3-Year-Old Daughter Are Killed In Tornado

Words don't describe". The chief described Williams and her family as " really good people". "I hate that it happened". The National Weather Service in Wakefield determined that two tornadoes ripped across...More..

Infant Found Abandoned In Lakewood; Police Need Help Finding Parents
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Infant Found Abandoned In Lakewood; Police Need Help Finding Parents

While it is not clear what time the baby was abandoned, the boy was not discovered until a neighbor happened to be passing around 1.30am on Monday. Lakewood police say a person was walking in the 8500 block ...More..

Electric car maker Tesla passes GM as most valuable US car company
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Electric car maker Tesla passes GM as most valuable US car company

It resulted in a market capitalization of $52 billion, according to Google Finance (using an updated share count), while GM's market cap was $48.7 billion. Ford had registered an annual revenue of US$ 151.8 bil...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Threat of severe weather increases for Wednesday

The severe weather system is forecast to move east through New Orleans, Alabama, the Florida panhandle, Georgia and SC on Monday. A mother and her 3-year-old daughter were killed in Louisiana Sunday morning w...More..

Packers claim DT Ego Ferguson off waivers
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Packers claim DT Ego Ferguson off waivers

Ferguson was a second-round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the 51st player picked overall. Towards the end of that season, he was suspended for four games by the NFL for a violation of the league's performance-enh...More..

Alabama schools canceled amid weather threat
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Alabama schools canceled amid weather threat

NOAA's Storm Prediction Center at one time had placed a moderate risk of severe weather across parts of south Alabama - but that has been lifted. And while they brace for more severe weather in the coming day...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Opening arguments set in trial of barracks ambush suspect

Frein could face a death sentence if he's convicted in the attack that killed Cpl. Swetz called through to a state police barracks and was told by former Sgt. This means the defense wants statements Frein mad...More..

US to 'deal with N. Korea on its own'
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

US to 'deal with N. Korea on its own'

Rep. Ed Royce, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, forecast that the focus of the meeting would be the deepening nuclear threat from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Zheng Zeguang, China's vice min...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

White House officials offer change to health care bill

Vice President Mike Pence, White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, domestic policy adviser Andrew Bremberg and Mulvaney were present for the meeting, according to members who were there. Multiple lawmakers s...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation 'directly contradicts' Nunes' statements about Comey and House Russia hearings
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation 'directly contradicts' Nunes' statements about Comey and House Russia hearings

It wasn't actually canceled because we never reached an agreement with them to come in today, although that's what we were trying to arrange House Intelligence Committee spokesman for Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Ca...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Dems claim votes to block Gorsuch; GOP will override them

His testimony, along with an extensive record of rulings, convinced us that Judge Gorsuch will serve as a justice in the mold of the legendary Justice Scalia. "That's a choice they're going to have to make". ...More..