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May 12 2017

TNT's Ernie Johnson Offers Touching Tribute To Chris Berman's Late Wife

Kathy, 67, was killed Tuesday when her Lexus rear-ended another vehicle near Woodbury. The Berman family has issued a statement remembering Kathy and asking supporters ...

May 12 2017

US Senate blocks move on drilling rule

But he called on the Trump administration to “revise and improve” Obamas rule. The methane rules were created to reduce pollution and protect public resources, but they...

May 12 2017

Energy chief says hole has been filled at nuclear waste site

The Department of Energy is considering solving the plutonium waste problem at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation by turning it into a cementlike mixture, because it will be...

May 12 2017

DeVos heckled at graduation for historically black college

Given the Education Secretary's past comments about HBCUs - that they were "pioneers" in the realm of "school choice" - combined with her department's creative spelling...

May 12 2017

Obama to deliver keynote speech in Italy on food security

An avowedly anti-science instinct has led the current President to appoint an EPA chief, Scott Pruitt, who questions the majority-held scientific views on climate change ...

May 12 2017

Chance Of Strong Storms Wednesday Evening

After the system exits the area later tonight a few spotty showers will be possible early Friday morning to midday before ending. Some of the storms could produce heavy...

May 12 2017

15 great white sharks spotted close to California paddle-boarders

Stockbridge recommended that swimmers "exit the water in a calm manner". Surfers and swimmers were advised to steer clear of various Southern California beaches Wednesd...

May 12 2017

Kellyanne Conway Accuses Anderson Cooper Of 'Sexism' Over THAT Epic Eye Roll!

Anderson Cooper and Conway have sparred in the past in the way cable TV hosts and talking heads often do - and Cooper has been valiantly trying to be professional, but on...

May 12 2017

Colorado session winds down with key bills in balance

Fearing that the critical School Finance Act would fall victim to political wrangling, lawmakers stripped the charter school proposal from the larger mandated school fund...

May 11 2017

'Bachelor' star Chris Soules jailed after deadly Iowa crash

The victim was Kenneth Mosher , 66-years-old of Aurora. Court documents say alcoholic beverages or containers were at the scene of deadly crash. Chris was arrested...

May 11 2017

Comey looked to expand probe before Trump fired him

For now, the focus is trained on Rosenstein, who made the recommendation to the president to fire Comey. Mr. Comey had courted controversy during the 2016 presidentia...

May 11 2017

Former acting AG Yates claims she warned WH about Flynn's Russian Federation ties

When asked during the hearing whether Flynn had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about the nature of his contact with the ambassador, Yates said , "that's certainly h...

May 11 2017

North Lake College on lockdown in Irving after shots fired

The identities of the shooter and the victim were not immediately released, and police spokesman James McLellan said it was too early to tell whether the two people knew ...

May 11 2017

Rove: Comey Crossed 'Red Line' by Actions on Clinton

A growing number of Congressional voices are also calling for an independent investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation. It was "a gut punch", sa...

May 11 2017

Senate blocks moves to overturn Obama-era rule on drilling

Additionally, the Department of the Interior is under a presidential edict to review the rule , potentially weakening its strictures on operators or undoing the rule a...

May 11 2017

'I'm sure it will go viral': Kellyanne Conway clashes with CNN

The White House released a statement saying that Comey had been "terminated and removed from office". Trump's administration said Comey's firing was due to his handling...

May 11 2017

Barnes doubles in Stripling in 10th, Dodgers beat Pirates

Wood (3-0) struck out a season-high 11 with one walk and limited the Pirates to two hits in five scoreless innings. It was the first time the Dodgers have hit grand slams...

May 11 2017

Jordan Edwards shooting: Texas officer who killed 15-year-old fired

The Texas cop who shot and killed an unarmed 15-year-old boy leaving a party Saturday night, then lied by claiming the boy was in a vehicle driving in an " aggressive man...

May 11 2017

Documents offer harrowing timeline of Penn State frat's deadly night

The list only covers now operating and recognized fraternities, meaning that Beta Theta Pi and the two other most prominent suspensions aren't on that list. Piazza rega...

May 11 2017

ESPN Troubles Cloud Disney Earnings; Apple Surpasses $800 Billion Mark

The Stock opened today's session at $109 and now the price is hovering at $109.15 by showing decrease of -2.61 percent. Over the last 52 weeks The Walt Disney Company's...