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Jun 22 2017

TS Cindy bringing heavy rains, storms to Gulf Coast

The heavy rainfall is expected to cause rises on area creeks and small rivers, particularly where flash flooding occurred over the past weekend. Maximum sustained wind...

Jun 22 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy: Tornado warning for parts of St. John

Gov. John Bel Edwards said the advance notice of the storm gave officials time to put emergency plans in place. The TVA manages 49 dams to regulate water, provide power a...

Jun 22 2017

Turns out the presidency is good for Trump's business

Trump's refusal to divest his holdings before taking office have triggered a cascade of complaints related to the use of government resources to promote properties such a...

Jun 22 2017

May promises to listen on Brexit as queen presents government programme

Per The Telegraph , the Queen's Speech will generally mention all planned state visits, but this morning she only mentioned King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain, who...

Jun 22 2017

Court releases dash cam video of Castile shooting

The video did not show what happened inside the vehicle or what Yanez saw. The 10-minute video, which was released by Ramsey County in Minnesota, shows Yanez drivin...

Jun 22 2017

Shocking video of police shooting wasn't enough to convict

Video released by investigators on Tuesday show Reynolds and her daughter crying after the shooting as the 4-year-old pleads with her mother to calm down so she also won'...

Jun 22 2017

Lawyer for conservative causes confirms he is attorney general's personal lawyer

Sessions recused himself from any investigation into the presidential campaign in March after revelations he met twice past year with the Russian ambassador but didn't ...

Jun 22 2017

United States forces shoot down another Iranian drone in Syria

A USA warplane on Tuesday shot down an armed drone linked to Syrian regime forces, the latest in a series of clashes between US -backed forces and the regime of Bashar A...

Jun 22 2017

Obamacare repeal imminent in Congress: Pence

McConnell has been tight-lipped about the drafting process, allowing the measure to be made public only a few days before the Senate is expected to vote on it. "I person...

Jun 22 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy: Drenching rains, flood threat on coast

It had top sustained winds of 60 miles per hour (97 kph). Tropical Storm Cindy continues to churn in the Gulf of Mexico, but effects from the storm are already being ...

Jun 22 2017

Prominent Statistician Declared 'Math Is Dead' If Handel Won Georgia

Handel, 55, will become the first Republican woman to represent Georgia in the US House of Representatives, according to state party officials. President Trump congra...

Jun 21 2017

Congressional Baseball Game Raises Record Amount

Doctors said Scalise would need additional surgeries to address abdominal injuries and broken bones. Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said Hodgkinson acted alo...

Jun 21 2017

Dashcam video of Philando Castile shooting released

Yanez immediately put his hand on his gun and told him not to pull it out. Yanez approaches the vehicle and informs Castile he pulled him over for an inoperable ...

Jun 21 2017

Trump to make announcement on any Comey tapes this week -White House

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said on Tuesday he "doesn't know" if President Trump has seen a draft of the health care bill making its way through the Senate. ...

Jun 21 2017

Two local high school grads among those killed on USS Fitzgerald

Japanese officials are also analyzing why the 222-meter (730-foot) ACX Crystal made a 180 degree turn at about 2 a.m. and made another turn after it reported the acci...

Jun 21 2017

Heat wave grips Southwest

Dangerously high temperatures kept planes from flying in Arizona , prompted an electricity conservation alert in California and tied the record high temperature Tu...

Jun 21 2017

Dad: Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea not connected to Rodman

He said they traveled to Washington and met with Ambassador Yun who more aggressively pursued Otto's release . "Based on the analysis, the brain injury occurred in the...

Jun 21 2017

Michelle Carter Found Guilty In Texting Sucide Case In Massachuttes

Carter failed to get Roy help even though she knew he was in the truck, the judge said. " She admits in subsequent texts that she did nothing, she did not call the pol...

Jun 21 2017

Video of killing released after Minnesota officer acquitted of manslaughter

Anthony Police officer. The dashcam video shows Yanez stopping Castile on the road, approaching his vehicle and asking for appropriate documents. His girlfriend, D...

Jun 21 2017

A victory for Donald Trump and Brian Mast in Georgia

The outside money in the race became one of the most potent attacks by Handel, who was previously the Fulton County Commission chairwoman, the most populous area of the d...