Putin says bomb shows terror threat still real

According to official Bishkek, Akabrzhon Dzhalilov, who is suspected of committing this terror attack, is not a Kyrgyz national. The Interfax news agency says Russian law enforcement agencies are searching for two suspects in the St. Adding to the... More..

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Rays' Longoria hits 1st home run of new major league season

As he begins his 17th season in a big league uniform, no longer the young fireballer who ate up innings for the Indians, Sabathia is trying to replicate the form that he showed a year ago, when he produced his ...More..

Ferguson re-elects Knowles as mayor
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Ferguson re-elects Knowles as mayor

Knowles, who has been the face of the municipality since Michael Brown's fatal shooting in 2014 by a officer thrust it and its racial divisions into the worldwide spotlight, barely missed having to face a recal...More..

Ex-Dolphins player yells at police until they arrest him
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Ex-Dolphins player yells at police until they arrest him

The auto was driven by Andry Madrigal, a Miami-Dade County resident. Upon being stopped, Madrigal exited his black Ford pickup truck exuding the odor of alcohol, the officer wrote. He says he repeatedly asked D...More..

Suspected tornado destroys Missouri elementary school, fire station
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Suspected tornado destroys Missouri elementary school, fire station

An apparent tornado left behind damage in Goodman, Missouri, on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. It tore through Goodman Elementary and down a side street, spreading debris from the school in the surrounding neighborhoo...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Who Is Susan Rice? Obama Official 'Unmasked' Trump Associates In Surveillance Controversy

But Republicans have always been suspicious of Rice, who emerged as a central figure in the party's long probe of what led to the deaths of four Americans in Benghazi, Libya in 2012. The Trump administration ca...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Senate Intelligence Committee Rejects Flynn's Request for Immunity

On Sunday, Trump also took to Twitter to argue that the White House and congressional Republicans were still working to repeal and replace Obama's health-care law, despite a humiliating defeat last month - wh...More..

NOPD consent decree monitor, others react to AG Sessions call fo
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

NOPD consent decree monitor, others react to AG Sessions call fo

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ordering a full review of the Justice Department's role in police reforms across the country. The Department of Justice released a detailed report on Chicago's polic...More..

China says committed to Paris accord after Trump climate actions
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

China says committed to Paris accord after Trump climate actions

They've hired scores of new lawyers and have been raising money for months. "My administration is putting an end to the war on coal", Mr Trump said as he signed his executive order , flanked on by more t...More..

2 for the title: Gonzaga vs North Carolina
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

2 for the title: Gonzaga vs North Carolina

Point guard Nigel Williams-Goss, Gonzaga's leader, felt it after the Zags' 71-65 loss to North Carolina. The Tar Heels (33-7) followed a terrible-shooting night in the semifinal with an equally ice-cold perfo...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Senate readies 'nuclear option' for Gorsuch vote

McConnell's promise to keep the ability to filibuster legislation could make it more hard for Republicans to get key parts of Trump's legislative agenda through the Senate, considering the expected strong Democ...More..

Senate prepares to change rule on Supreme Court
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Senate prepares to change rule on Supreme Court

McConnell said that before the year 2000, the Senate rarely had trouble finding 60 votes to end debate on judges. The proposed rule change has been dubbed the "nuclear option", and the Republican president ...More..

Trump says health care deal is
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Trump says health care deal is "going to happen very quickly"

Devin Nunes , an ally of the president, has been leading an inquiry into the Trump administration's links with Russian officials during the 2016 election campaign. "He can't take intelligence over there so he m...More..

NY appeals court rules against Facebook in search-warrant case
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

NY appeals court rules against Facebook in search-warrant case

Facebook had sought to quash warrants for users' information in connection with a criminal fraud investigation. Facebook had high-profile support in resisting the warrants, including the Electronic Frontie...More..

ProPublica shreds Spicer on Twitter after being called 'left-wing blog'
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

ProPublica shreds Spicer on Twitter after being called 'left-wing blog'

Ryan, a long-time Washington correspondent, has been in the news lately as a target of White House press secretary Sean Spicer's ire with the press. Ryan took Spicer's (Russian) dressing down in stride with a s...More..

How long before Republicans take another shot at repealing Obamacare?
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

How long before Republicans take another shot at repealing Obamacare?

Chris Collins said, referring to the opening prayer that is part of every conference. House Speaker Paul Ryan declared Tuesday that his chamber will take another crack at a health care overhaul. Moderates say...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

"Pink Star" diamond breaks auction record

Bidding for the gem, which was found by De Beers at a mine in Africa in 1999 and cut over a period of two years, began at $56m. It exceeded its $60 million estimate but was under the $83.2 million it sold for...More..

Patrol: Inmate suspected in beating death of serial killer
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Patrol: Inmate suspected in beating death of serial killer

In a 2003 interview on CBS' 60 Minutes II , Harvey explained how he got away with killing patients for almost two decades. How did "Angel of Death" Donald Harvey kill his victims? Donald Harvey , a self...More..

Financial disclosures reveal just how wealthy Trump's top advisers are
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Financial disclosures reveal just how wealthy Trump's top advisers are

There were concerns of conflicts of interest given the Trumps' vast array of business interests, with government lawyers carefully sifting through every asset to find potential issues. Reed Cordish, a Trump fam...More..

Syria strike hit rebel 'toxic' weapons depot: Russia
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Syria strike hit rebel 'toxic' weapons depot: Russia

Rebel groups including Al-Qaeda's former affiliate said on Tuesday they would take "revenge" against the regime and its backers, calling on allied fighters "to ignite the fronts" across the country. UN Syria ...More..

White House Releases Financial Information on Staff
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

White House Releases Financial Information on Staff

Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner have held onto real estate and business investments valued in the hundreds of millions, while working government jobs, according to ethics filin...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

North Korea fires missile but test may have failed

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff issued a similar assessment, saying the missile flew about 60 kilometers (37 miles). The Republican-led House has voted overwhelmingly to condemn North Korea's development ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

April 4 is "Equal Pay Day": Gender Pay Gap in Labor

You may find it hard to believe, but while female personal financial advisors are busy looking after the financial security of their clients, they themselves are likely to be getting stiffed on their own take-h...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Pink diamond auctioned for record $71.2M in Hong Kong

The bidding was fast but furious, lasting a mere five minutes. In 2013, Isaac Wolf , a diamond cutter in NY, actually tried to buy the special gem for $83 million in Geneva - but he might have overestimate...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Cillizza: Trump just keeps creating smokescreens to mask his Russian Federation problem

Rep. Jim Himes, a Connecticut Democrat on the House investigation, accused Trump and his supporters of waging a campaign of deception created to remove the focus from Russia's actions in the election. "It certa...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

4 things to know about Equal Pay Day

She says the progress on the gender pay gap has slowed down partly because employers don't know they have a gap. Using data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the nonprofit reported that ME has the 22nd largest c...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Allstate pulls ads from Fox show as scandal erupts

The automaker says it wants to partner with companies and programming that share its values of inclusion and diversity. In total 12 companies have reported they are pulling advertising from the show. While i...More..

McConnell: We Have The Votes To Change Filibuster On SCOTUS Nominees
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

McConnell: We Have The Votes To Change Filibuster On SCOTUS Nominees

Senate", Menendez said . If the Judge wasn't as gabby in the confirmation hearing as Mr. Tester would like, the reason is that Democrats would have used anything provocative he said to defeat him. "It gets bad...More..

Florida Senate's bill on Amendment 2 clears first committee
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Florida Senate's bill on Amendment 2 clears first committee

Sen. John Cooper, R-Jonesboro, urged senators to defeat the bill. "I think what we have here is a product that will work", he said. If the Senate concurs, it then heads to the governor. "This will allow peo...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Ivanka Trump: 'I don't know what it means to be complicit'

Ivanka Trump has continued to try to distance herself from her father's more controversial policies on Tuesday, implying in an interview with CBS News that she expresses her disagreement in private. "So to me...More..

CNN's Cuomo: Susan Rice Allegations Are 'Fake Scandal' Peddled by 'Right-Wing Media'
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

CNN's Cuomo: Susan Rice Allegations Are 'Fake Scandal' Peddled by 'Right-Wing Media'

According to a US official, Trump national security aides discovered that Rice requested the identities of Trump campaign advisers. She said she never sought to unmask the names of Trump associates in i...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

6 remain hospitalized from hotel carbon monoxide poisonings

Saturday. Officials say the leak, found in the pool area, was responsible for the death of Bryan Watts of Niles, and sickening five more children ages 12-14, who were also treated at the hospital. "I hope I n...More..

Officials took control, stole show and fouled North Carolina's win
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Officials took control, stole show and fouled North Carolina's win

And while he has never been the most prolific player when it comes to statistics, senior guard Nate Britt's brotherly relationship with Villanova forward Kris Jenkins gave the Tar Heels an opportunity to aven...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Enhanced Risk of Severe Thunderstorms across Clarksville-Montgomery County Wednesday

Starting late Tuesday, severe thunderstorms are possible south of Interstate 20 near the Alabama state line. Tornadoes and strong winds were likely Monday from parts of MS extending to SC. He also plans to ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Strong thunderstorms forecast to bring tornado risk in South

The chief described Williams and her family as "really good people". Mayor Johnny B. Thomas was briefly hospitalized with injuries after his wife, Shirley, was killed, said town clerk Aquarius Simmons. The stor...More..