North Korean missile explodes during failed test

North Korea has attempted to launch a missile near Sinpo, on its east coast, but the missile blew up nearly immediately, a United States military spokesman says . A man walks past a television screen showing file footage of a North Korean missile... More..

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Trump's White House Will Keep Visitor Logs a Secret
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump's White House Will Keep Visitor Logs a Secret

For now, the White House's policy is that they will determine themselves whether to release the names of people visiting President Donald Trump , Vice President Mike Pence , or senior officials. Notably missi...More..

Trump reverses course, vows to tackle health care 'first'
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump reverses course, vows to tackle health care 'first'

When asked on Fox Business on Friday whether the administration would at least get a plan for tax reform done by the August timetable set by Mnuchin, Trump economic adviser and former Goldman Sachs chief Gary...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump tax return rallies held in Colorado

He said Congress should consider legislation to require presidential candidates to do so. The Eugene rally was part of a larger national day of protest. Thirty-foot inflatable chickens will also go up at the ...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Bull versus the girl: iconic NY statues at loggerheads

While the statue has garnered favorable worldwide attention for its message of female empowerment , 76-year-old sculptor Di Modica is reportedly not a fan. The 4-foot girl staring down the 11-foot bull wit...More..

New York Set To Offer Free Tuition At 4-Year Colleges
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

New York Set To Offer Free Tuition At 4-Year Colleges

Lawmakers agreed to make it part of the state's budget , which gained approval on Saturday by the Assembly and late Sunday night by the state's Senate. However, the student must be in good standing when it c...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Current, former Giants react to passing of Steelers' Dan Rooney

As you can see below, the helmet decal includes Rooney's full name in addition to the Steelers logo along with his birth and death years. Both teams wrote messages on Twitter on Thursday, sending thoughts and...More..

Classic Empire clinches Kentucky Derby spot with Oaklawn win
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Classic Empire clinches Kentucky Derby spot with Oaklawn win

Luis Contreras weaved Lookin At Lee in and out of traffic in deep stretch to finish third and earn 20 Derby points but he along with stablemate Untrapped may be bumped from the field in Louisville. Hall of Fa...More..

On with the hunt: Parks & Rec event an Easter weekend tradition
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

On with the hunt: Parks & Rec event an Easter weekend tradition

So just before the Easter bunny takes his chocolate egg inventory, here are some fun alternative ideas for kids that don't involve a chocolate prize - but are still equally delicious, fun and inventive. Childre...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Easter egg hunts set

It's Easter weekend, and that means it's time for an egg hunt. The event will be held at the Morrill City Park. Kids are encouraged to bring their own baskets. There will be a special egg hunting zone for crawl...More..

A Few Showers Around Easter Sunday
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

A Few Showers Around Easter Sunday

Partly sunny, with a high near 81. High temps in the 60s inland and 50s near the lake look to be the norm for the majority of next week. The chance for thunderstorms is anticipated to last through Monday ...More..

Judge unseals dozens of Dylann Roof documents
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Judge unseals dozens of Dylann Roof documents

In a scathing letter from Dylann Roof to federal prosecutors before his death penalty trial last winter, the now-convicted Charleston church killer charged his lawyers were lying to him and trying to psycho...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Republican Holds On in Closely-Watched Kansas Special House Election

James Thompson turned out to be the picture flawless Democrat candidate. The race to replace former Rep. Mike Pompeo, who resigned to become the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, was the first bi...More..

Illegal migration at United States border at lowest point in 17 years- Kelly
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Illegal migration at United States border at lowest point in 17 years- Kelly

In addition to political concerns, companies interested in working on the wall face potential legal challenges, as well. He said there are other places along the border where a physical barrier would also wor...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump's White House will keep its guest book secret

Congressional Democrats have introduced legislation to require Trump to disclose visitors to any location where he "regularly conducts business" within three months of the visit. "By instituting historic rest...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Judge halts Arkansas plan to execute 8 inmates in 11 days

A federal judge in Little Rock has stayed the executions of eight inmates scheduled this month. Arkansas was trying to fit so many executions into a short period of time because it planned to use midazolam, a...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korean missile test fails, South Korean official says

In his annual New Year's address, Kim said that North Korea's preparations for an ICBM launch have "reached the final stage". The launch comes one day after a military parade in Pyongyang unveiled what are th...More..

Joseph Jakubowski Captured, May Not Have Targeted Churches, Schools
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Joseph Jakubowski Captured, May Not Have Targeted Churches, Schools

Arrangements are being made for Jakubowski to be returned first to Madison for an initial hearing Friday afternoon in federal court, where he will be facing federal weapons charges. The sheriff's office said i...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Veteran kills wife at California school after making threats

A candlelight vigil is planned for the victims Tuesday evening at North Park Elementary. The young victim of the San Bernardino elementary school shooting has been identified as Jonathan Martinez, an 8-year...More..

Shooting at upscale Florida mall leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Shooting at upscale Florida mall leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded

After being fired, Wilson left and returned with his gun, which he used to fatally shoot General Manager Janine Ackerman , 35, and Fitness Manager Marios Hortis , 42. Police said both victims were deliberatel...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Kids hop for Easter eggs in Ira Township, New Baltimore

Gregory Park, with its spoked paved trails extending out from the center recessed hub, provided a single gathering spot to start the event and allowed organizers to easily establish quadrants for the age groups...More..

Aaron Hernandez found not guilty of murder
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Aaron Hernandez found not guilty of murder

The decision came nearly exactly two years after the former New England Patriots tight end was sentenced to life in prison without parole for murdering Odin Lloyd, a semi-pro football player in June 2013. An ...More..

Georgia cops fired after videos surface of them punching and kicking motorist
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Georgia cops fired after videos surface of them punching and kicking motorist

Miller said they're asking for a large volume of information from the police department and solicitor's office, including: a full accounting of the officers' histories with the department; an investigation into...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Tax Day demonstrators demand Trump release taxes

Trump is the first major-party nominee in more than 40 years not to release his tax returns. He later said voters don't care. Ilene Singh said she and her friend, Geraldine Markowitz, took a bus from New Jers...More..

What President Trump Doesn't Get About the Freedom Caucus
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

What President Trump Doesn't Get About the Freedom Caucus

The president headed to Trump National Golf Club in Virginia on Sunday morning. And if we don't get the.Freedom Caucus there that would be fine. Paul wrote on Twitter following the outing. Moderates, who the...More..

'I said it was obsolete. It's no Longer obsolete'
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

'I said it was obsolete. It's no Longer obsolete'

That all changed, Wednesday: "I said it was obsolete". But this week, President Trump might've set a new record - with flip-flops on four major campaign pledges in less that 24 hours. He warned that "if your...More..

N Korea flaunts long-range missiles in parade
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

N Korea flaunts long-range missiles in parade

NBC News reported that the White House is considering launching a preemptive strike against North Korea - which has never happened before - if American intelligence officials are convinced that a North Korean...More..

Bannon, Kushner meet to smooth tensions
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Bannon, Kushner meet to smooth tensions

The men met on Friday at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida, after being ordered to by White House chief of staff Reince Priebus at the request of the president, according to reports . Senior off...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Statue of Jackie Robinson unveiled at Dodger Stadium

April 15 has been recognized by Major League Baseball as a commemorative date since 2004 before the league-wide tradition of wearing the same numbered jerseys began in 2009. Roberts said he felt awed to wear Ro...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Attempted North Korean Missile Launch Fails, U.S. Military Says

In Aug a year ago, a submarine-launched ballistic missile tested from Sinpo flew 500km towards Japan. As North Korea's only ally and biggest trading partner, China has come under unprecedented pressure in rec...More..

On Asia trip, Pence may fill details on North Korea policy
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

On Asia trip, Pence may fill details on North Korea policy

The South's Joint Chiefs of Staff also stated Friday that North Korea could conduct a sixth-ever nuclear test at any time, particularly as Pyongyang will celebrate the 105th anniversary of the birth of late fou...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Sheila Abdus-Salaam, Found Dead African American Muslim New York

Sheila Abdus-Salaam, 65, became the first African-American female appointed to the Court of Appeals in 2013, serving for four years on the state's top court before she was discovered on the Manhattan side of ...More..

Wisconsin Fugitive Who Mailed Manifesto to Trump Is Caught
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Wisconsin Fugitive Who Mailed Manifesto to Trump Is Caught

Jakubowski was found with a copy of his manifesto and four handguns, a long gun, ammunition and a samurai sword, said Justin Tolomeo, the Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent in charge of the Milwauk...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Jackie Robinson statue unveiled at Dodger Stadium

The Dodgers take on the Diamondbacks at 6:10 p.m. Dodgers owner Magic Johnson and Hall of Famers Frank Robinson, Sandy Koufax and Vin Scully will participate in that ceremony. "A life is not important except th...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump Administration Infighting Comes To A Head

There was the first visit to U.S. of China's President Xi Jinping, the confirmation vote for a Supreme Court justice, and the bombing of Syria among other major stories during the week. Kushner, who is marrie...More..