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Sep 16 2017

Democrats batter Rick Scott over nursing home tragedy

Not counting the nursing home deaths, at least 17 people in Florida have died under Irma-related circumstances, and six more in SC and Georgia, many of them well after th...

Sep 16 2017

Tropical Depression Fourteen Expected to Strengthen in the Eastern Atlantic

One of those systems, dubbed Tropical Depression Fourteen, is forecast to develop into a tropical storm . The National Hurricane Center has not issued any coastal ...

Sep 16 2017

Trump and Democratic leaders send mixed messages about DACA's future

The best thing to do for the DREAMers is to try and fully understand how this limbo-state that DACA is in affects them. Trump is returning from Florida after viewing da...

Sep 16 2017

Richard Branson shows what Hurricane Irma did to his island home

The islands in the Caribbean have been decimated by Irma, an historically strong Category 5 hurricane, which impacted some 37 million people. The British Virgin Island...

Sep 16 2017

California Sanctuary State bill approved by State Assembly

California's state legislature passed a bill requiring all USA presidential candidates to release their tax returns before being placed on the state's ballot. "Presiden...

Sep 16 2017

India, Japan ink 15 pacts, agree to further intensify strategic ties

There will be 12 stations on the route, the majority of which will be elevated. The train will travel through a 7km long undersea tunnel. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal,...

Sep 16 2017

Jeffrey Sandusky pleads guilty to 14 counts of child sexual abuse

According to the district attorney's office, the terms of Sandusky's plea guarantee that he will serve 3 to 6 years in state incarceration "but allows the judge to impose...

Sep 16 2017

Hurricane Jose: Could Staten Island catch a portion of the storm?

But as it slowly moves north, Jose still poses a threat to the northeast coast, including Long Island, which sits along the storm's "cone of uncertainty" potential path. ...

Sep 16 2017

Visiting Florida, Trump Praises 'Incredible' First Responders, State Officials

She said Bobby Owens had been at the facility for more than 10 years. As many as 25 percent of all homes in the Florida Keys were destroyed, FEMA Administrator Bro...

Sep 16 2017

McCain Backs Legislation To Block Trump's Transgender Military Ban

In a statement Friday, the Arizona Republican says any service member, including those who are transgender, who meets the military's standards should be permitted to se...

Sep 16 2017

Cuomo Heads To US Virgin Islands To Assess Irma Storm Damage

Mapp also has a NY connection. New York's Air National Guard sent 130 airmen with three rescue helicopters, two search and rescue aircraft and three inflatable rescue b...

Sep 16 2017

Dead After Fla. Nursing Home Loses Power From Irma

Another 115 residents were evacuated. Irma is now tied as the second-strongest Atlantic hurricane, according to the National Hurricane Center. The Florida Health C...

Sep 16 2017

Haley: 'Plenty' of military options available for dealing with North Korea

ET. The US and its allies "will never be intimidated", president Donald Trump has said, as he warned that US options for addressing the threat from North Korea "are b...

Sep 16 2017

During The Pledge, Teacher Has To Be Forced To Leave Boy

The understudy, Stone Chaney , is a 6th grader at East Middle School in Farmington Hills. The student's father, Brian Chaney, said that the decision to not stand comes...

Sep 16 2017

Jeff Sessions can't withhold grant money from sanctuary cities, judge rules

District Court Judge Harry Leinenweber ruled that the Justice Department can not withhold grants from a program to fund public safety from cities who refuse to share the ...

Sep 16 2017

Decision time on DACA

DETROW: And Trump told reporters the wall would come later . During this time, Congress has the opportunity to actually make DACA legal through legislation, a pe...

Sep 16 2017

Britain's Prime Minister Slaps Down Trump's Bombing 'Speculation'

Mr Trump went on to call for the internet to be "cut off" as a recruitment call for terrorists. Following the attacks, the PM said terrorist propaganda could not be "al...

Sep 15 2017

Parents Getting Better at Using Car Seats Safely

The research suggests that child passenger safety education programs are working for infants and young children, increasing the number of parents and caregivers who under...

Sep 15 2017

Honeymoon plane request was about national security - Mnuchin

But he said it was just an option being explored and once it became clear he could obtain secure communications links without a government plane, the request was withdr...

Sep 15 2017

F1 Raceweek: Red Bull steal a march on title contenders in Singapore

Sebastian Vettel isn't expecting the Singapore Grand Prix to be a Sunday evening cruise through the city-state's floodlit streets, despite being tipped as favorite for...