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Sean Penn may be called to witness stand over El Chapo

On Thursday Mexico's Foreign Relations Department announced Guzman's extradition via Twitter , writing, "The Mexican government today extradited Joaquin Guzman Loera to the United States". In July 2015, he escaped again, this time from supposedly "e...

Thousands of spilled Skittles turn Wisconsin road red

Thousands of red Skittles were found scattered across a Wisconsin road this week, creating curiosity among locals, according to 6ABC . It seems red Skittles have joined that list. Dodge County Highway workers were called in to clean up the candy-c...

Powerful earthquakes hit heart of Italy

The first tremor had a preliminary magnitude of 5.3 and struck at about 10.25am (0925 GMT), according to the US Geological Survey . There were no immediate reports of injuries in today's natural disaster but some damage was reported at Amatrice ...

Ad Attacks Trump's EPA Pick For Encouraging Scientific Debate

Maura Healey, the MA attorney general, is one of the Democratic attorneys general of eight states and the District of Columbia urging the U.S. Senate to reject Republican President-elect Donald Trump's nomination of Scott Pruitt to run the Enviro...

Colder temperatures, chance of snow expected into the weekend

There is little likelihood of a hurricane this January although an area of low pressure in the tropics northeast of Puerto Rico is now forming, but is highly unlikely to become a hurricane. Less than half an inch of snow accumulation is expected, and...

Arrests made, but Orlando still hunts for police shooting suspect

Slaughter, Mayan and Smith-Loyd are all charged with accessory after the fact to first-degree murder. Markeith Loyd's niece, Lakensha Smith-Loyd, was arrested Wednesday on an accessory charge. So far, Mina says OPD has received over 750 tips about ...

Quad Cities community celebrates Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

Officers representing Davenport, Bettendorf, Scott County Sheriff's Department, Iowa State Patrol and Illinois State Police, among other agencies, will be on hand. Wear blue clothing in support of law enforcement. Ask children in your community to ...

PM Narendra Modi hits out at 'rajnaitik poojaris' of black money

We only see the blood relations", he said. Modi said that the Indian diaspora is a valuable partner in India's journey of development. With the recent spate of alleged molestation cases here triggering national outrage, Karnataka Chief Minister S...

Mom and boyfriend charged in 'rape-murder fantasy' in death of teen

On Sunday morning, Sullivan was charged with the kidnapping, rape and murder of Grace Packer. Bucks County District Attorney Matthew D. Weintraub said that Grace suffered terribly before dying, called her killing "a rape-murder fantasy that was s...

SeaWorld killer whale Tilikum from Blackfish documentary dies

It noted that an official cause of death would not be known until a necropsy was completed. "He should be the last orca to die in misery at a SeaWorld amusement park", said the charity on Facebook. He was particularly detectable for his size, spr...

USA can't afford a Twitter presidency, says Senate Democratic leader

The senior senator from NY previously said he would work with Trump's administration on matters they agree on but will push back when they disagree. Count the Supreme Court's still-vacant ninth seat among the many casualties of hyper-partisanship o...

NAACP Withdraw or Arrest Message to AG Nominee Jeff Sessions

Alabama NAACP President Benard Simelton said he and 15-20 others are there "conducting business as usual" and will remain until "Sessions meets our demands or the arrest - whichever he chooses". The move sparked outrage among many who have denoun...

New year begins with snow, low temperatures

On Thursday, there is a slight chance of snow after 1 p.m. The mild, mid-40s temperatures on Monday were nearly 10 degrees above normal for early January, according to weather service data. The overall chance of rain stands at 30 percent. The Min...

Chryst reflects on playing against Western Michigan in 1988

The tight end caught six passes for 83 yards and a touchdown, several of them on third down to extend drives. Wisconsin scored on its first two drives and pushed the Broncos off the ball at the point of attack. The bulk of the Broncos' 114 yard...

Chicago 'must' seek federal help to curb murder rate

The homicide rate in Chicago jumped almost 60% from 2015 but fell shy of the record set in 1996, when there were 796 murders. The Chicago police data show the city ended 2016 with its largest number of murders in 20 years while also experiencing an...

New York Jets vs Buffalo Bills

He clearly had a brain freeze with regards to the rule that the ball on a kickoff is live. Darrelle Revis also secured his first interception of the season on a tipped ball late in the fourth quarter. Even the hapless defense showed up on a day ma...

LaVell Edwards, who made BYU football power, dies at age 86

Edwards compiled an overall record of 257-101-3 as BYU's head coach from 1972-2000, including winning the 1984 national championship. It was the last title won by a school outside of a Power 5 conference. The Robbie Bosco-led 1984 team went 13-0 an...

Lawmakers moving to push back legal marijuana sales

Senate President Stanley Rosenberg, who presided over Wednesday's session, said the bill would not impact any provisions of the new law that went into effect on December 15, including the legalization of possession, use, gifting and home-growing of m...

White House Communications Director Refuses to Serve Under Trump

In addition to drafting Trump's inaugural address, Miller is also preparing Trump's policy agenda for the first 100 days in office. Jason Miller , who most recently directed the South Carolina Republican's 2016 re-election win, was named Trump's d...

Christmas Eve and day services

The church is located at 310 Bluff Ave. Mechanicsville Baptist Church will hold a precepts Bible study of the Sermon on the Mount beginning Tuesday, Jan. resurrectionopc.org. Gordonsville Presbyterian Church will hold a Christmas Eve service Satu...

Williamson County Unemployment Rate Down Slightly, Still State's Lowest

The lowest unemployment rates in November were found in Albany (2.6%), Niobrara (2.6%), and Goshen (2.7%) counties. Indiana's rate is better than the 4.6 percent national rate and better than the rates in surrounding states Illinois, Kentucky, Mi...

Are 'Russian Hacks' the New 'WMDs'? New at Reason

As Trump as said, you need to keep your tactical plans secret. "You say things on the Internet, you say things over a computer and people are going to find out what you're saying it's very unsafe and very bad in many ways". But, as you can see in the...

Taliban releases new video of hostage from Pennsylvania and family

She added, "But we can only ask and pray that somebody will recognize the atrocities these men carry out against us as so-called retaliation in their ingratitude and hypocrisy". Just give the offenders something so they and you can save face, and we ...

Hokies AD: Ex-Wake assistant shared game plan in 2014

Louisville faces LSU in the December 31 Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl. Louisville athletics director Tom Jurich released a statement Wednesday announcing Galloway's involvement, but did not indicate any discipline was forthcoming. "After the ga...

This Holiday Season, Nebraska Law Enforcement Is Looking For Drunk Drivers

The enforcement effort starts today and continues into the New Year. "We want to keep our roads safe for holiday travelers, so we will have zero tolerance for drunk driving", he said in a press release about the upcoming focus. Disappointing and sh...

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Trump Asks Black Reporter If She's 'Friends' With Black Caucus

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus are expressing bafflement and dismay after President Trump asked a black reporter to set up a meeting with them. Very nice guy.He prob...

Some Local Restaurants Closed For National 'Day Without Immigrants'

This accompanying map shows some of the restaurants and businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area that are closing or in some other way supporting the national protest, along with...

Mysterious Light Seen Off Coast Of California Was Navy Trident Missile Test

Navy over the Pacific Ocean, a Navy official said. The Trident II D5 is the latest generation of the US Navy's submarine-launched ballistic missiles and has a range of 7,359 km...

Senate Passes Mnuchin As Treasury Secretary

At a White House swearing-in ceremony, Trump said Mnuchin would be a "great champion" for USA citizens. Mnuchin's confirmation came down almost on a party line vote of 53 to 47...

Virginia judge blocks Trump travel ban

Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling enjoining enforcement of the executive order. Brinkema reportedly pointed out that Trump had called for a "Muslim ban" during...

Toshiba delays report amid fears it can not survive nuclear losses

Toshiba is attempting to recover after it emerged in 2015 that profits had been overstated for seven years, prompting its boss to step down . Toshiba is rumoured to have approac...

Sears, Kmart dump Trump products from e-stores

The Trump Home collection includes furniture, lighting, and bedding. Separately, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday that Nordstrom sales of Ivanka Trump's brand had ...

Don't Visit Parks During Snowstorm, City Says

Samhuel said the temperature in Boston is now 20 degrees and it will be dipping into the teens very shortly, dropping into single digits by early evening. 9, 2017. Parks officia...

Elizabeth Warren Silenced: Senator Barred from Speaking for Rest of Sessions Debate

Civil rights advocates are urging against Sessions' confirmation as USA attorney general based on his record; the letter by King was recently made public. During confirmation...

President Trump Making First Florida Visit Since Taking Office as Protest Planned

Channel 9's Christopher Heath will be live in West Palm Beach covering President Trump's visit and the protest on Eyewitness News . The report pegged the cost of that getaway at...

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Joe McKnight Shooter Charged With 2nd Degree Murder

According to investigators, McKnight cut Gasser off in traffic and a chase between the two men spanned several kilometres until both men were stopped at a traffic light. Connick Jr...

Lawmaker withdraws bill to sell public land

The reintroduced bills address 67 percent of Utah lands under federal ownership. Opposition formed unlikely alliances between environmentalists and sportsmen. "In the early days ...

Hostage situation at Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna continues

Hostage situation at Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna continues

Geoff Klopp, president of the Correctional Officer's Association of DE , said there is a hostage situation at the prison, but he did not know how many guards are involved. The Kent...

Massachusetts Becomes the Second State to Sue Trump over Muslim Ban

Healey called the order "harmful, discriminatory and unconstitutional", saying her office has reviewed the order and found it harms MA residents, businesses and academic instituti...

Gov. Cuomo offers legal aid to detainees, hotline for families

Gov. Cuomo offers legal aid to detainees, hotline for families

In response to confusion over how the order is carried out, or prevented by federal judicial orders, the governor has set up a hotline for families who are trying to locate a relat...