U.S.

Local districts mull transgender bathroom issue

Local districts mull transgender bathroom issue

A federal district court judge ruled in favor of three transgender students at Pine-Richland High School Monday. But since Trump's withdrawal of that guidance didn't replace it with new guidance, ...

by · U.S.

House intelligence committee panel sets Russian Federation inquiry

AP, citing administration officials, said the memo was sent on Tuesday. Thanks to the Obama administration's behind-the-scenes work, valuable intelligence that will play a major role in the ongoin...

by · U.S.
Chase topping 100+ miles per hour ends in spectacular crash

Chase topping 100+ miles per hour ends in spectacular crash

Only slightly more incredible than watching Austin's airborne antics was the fact someone was inside this auto when the truck landed on top of it. Cellphone video captured a truck going airborne and...

by · U.S.

Oklahoma Senate passes REAL ID Act bill

It was a protest of what some state lawmakers said was federal government overreach. The state has since applied for and received multiple extensions. The state already complies with more than 24 of t...

by · U.S.

Pickup truck flies 20ft through the air in dramatic police chase

Kevon Dekorey Austin, 18, escaped from a work-release program in Dixie Inn, Louisiana, at approximately 1.30pm local time on Tuesday. While speaking with the driver outside the truck, Austin - who w...

by · U.S.
DC's cherry blossoms could hit peak bloom in 2 weeks

DC's cherry blossoms could hit peak bloom in 2 weeks

Philadelphia's cherry trees are starting to bloom, one month before the city's big Cherry Blossom Festival. Vietzke says the bloom is "very early" but not unheard of. No word on a prediction for Fal...

by · U.S.
Judge approves out-of-town jurors for Cosby trial

Judge approves out-of-town jurors for Cosby trial

Throughout, Judge Steven T. O'Neill listened to the defense argument but seemed skeptical that if he ruled the trial should be moved from Montgomery County that he would get to select its new location...

by · U.S.

Severe storms possible Tuesday night

Most forecast models, as well as my thinking, are indicating that only one or two storms will be possible with this front. The Storm Prediction Center says a weather system moving eastward across ...

by · U.S.

White House Defends Yemen Raid Following Criticism from Fallen Commando's Father

He said the mission led to the collection of "a lot of information that will help us keep safe". "Don't hide behind my son's death to prevent an investigation ", said the elder Owens, pointing to T...

by · U.S.
S&P, Dow hit record highs on Trump's policy comments

S&P, Dow hit record highs on Trump's policy comments

The Nasdaq Composite fell 35 points, or 0.6%, to 5,826. USA stocks closed slightly higher Monday, nudging the Dow Jones industrial average to a record high for the 12th consecutive time. President...

by · U.S.

Facebook Ban for Sex Offenders Goes Before Supreme Court

In North Carolina , sex offenders are prohibited from using Facebook, Snapchat and other social media sites that allow children to be members. The court suspended his sentence but forced him to regis...

by · U.S.
Another Jewish cemetery has been vandalized, this time in Philadelphia

Another Jewish cemetery has been vandalized, this time in Philadelphia

Louis, Missouri are still reviewing security footage to try to determine who was behind widespread damage last week at the historic Chesed Shel Emeth Jewish Cemetery. "WE ARE SICKENED, SICKENED, SICKE...

by · U.S.

Severe thunderstorm watch for Capital Region, Catskills, Hudson Valley

A strong cold front will be moving into our area from west to east tonight. The sun that peeked through Friday afternoon's clouds doesn't mean Indianapolis won't see severe weather into the even...

by · U.S.
Protesters gather outside McConnell visit demanding to be heard

Protesters gather outside McConnell visit demanding to be heard

Daniel Lowry is the Spokesman for the Kentucky Democratic Party. Rose Mudd Perkins of Georgetown complained McConnell promised to return coal jobs to Kentucky. Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing. ...

by · U.S.
Woman's warning about shirt wrapped around vehicle windshield goes viral

Woman's warning about shirt wrapped around vehicle windshield goes viral

She did not get out of the vehicle; instead, she drove to a safe place and reached from inside to get it off. "They are unsure what the intentions were of whoever wrapped the flannel around my winds...

by · U.S.

Man escorted off United States flight for harassing Pakistani couple

Lyn said the man turned around and asked her boyfriend, who's of Indian descent, where he's from. Shortly afterwards both he and a female companion are approached by a flight attendant asking them ...

by · U.S.

Documents: After Charleston, Roof went toward 2nd AME church

Investigators traced Roof's route by analyzing a Global Positioning System device found in his auto. He's now awaiting a second death penalty trial in state court. He told them that he considered seve...

by · U.S.
Mass Lottery says 2 $1 million Powerball tickets sold in MA

Mass Lottery says 2 $1 million Powerball tickets sold in MA

The winners bought their tickets in Kansas, New York, Texas and MA. A player in IN also won the $435.3 million jackpot Wednesday. His ticket matched four white ball numbers and the Powerball number ...

by · U.S.

Virginia Senate passes anti-sanctuary cities bill

McAuliffe said the decision to veto the bill was made after consulting military leadership and isn't a reflection of his respect and support for the members of the armed forces. Benjamin L. Cline (R)...

by · U.S.

DHS releases new immigration rules

Undocumented immigrants arrested for traffic violations or shop-lifting will be targeted along with those convicted of more serious crimes, the BBC reports. The agency also plans to send non-Mexican m...

by · U.S.

Paul Jewish Community Center re-opens following earlier bomb threat

Goldenberg said the fact that the threats were made on Presidents Day, when more people might be in the buildings during the daytime, does not appear to be a factor in the threats. The center houses o...

by · U.S.
1 suspect arrested for 'messy' double murder in Peabody

1 suspect arrested for 'messy' double murder in Peabody

Law enforcement sources told CBS Boston that a man and his girlfriend were found shot to death and their bodies wrapped in rugs and plastic in the Peabody home. "The crime scene is very hard right...

by · U.S.

Delphi motorcycle ride underway for two teens found dead earlier this week

The girls' bodies were found Tuesday, one day after they went missing, about a quarter-mile from an abandoned railroad bridge that's part of a trail system. "Everyone is calling us from everywhere", a...

by · U.S.
Can churches provide legal sanctuary to undocumented immigrants?

Can churches provide legal sanctuary to undocumented immigrants?

The last stay expired last week, according to CNN , so she skipped her check-in with ICE and moved into the church's basement, which had been set aside to provide refuge to illegal immigrants in da...

by · U.S.
ICE agents spark raid fears in southern New Mexico

ICE agents spark raid fears in southern New Mexico

According to ICE spokeswoman Jennifer Elzea , the agency "does not conduct arrests indiscriminately" or use check points. The priorities for deportation were expanded to include those with final...

by · U.S.

Texas police officer saves restaurant from burning auto

Dash cam footage from the squad auto showed the officer pull up behind the flaming truck that was dangerously close to the drive-through. Footage from the incident shows the officer pull up behind t...

by · U.S.
Seattle Immigrant

Seattle Immigrant "Dreamer" Detained in Immigration Lock-up

She said President Donald Trump "is tearing apart families and striking fear into immigrant communities". Dreamer: Ramirez-Medina was one of Barack Obama's dreamers, protected by DACA (Deferred Acti...

by · U.S.

Joey + Rory Win Best Roots Gospel GRAMMY Award

It was Joey and Rory's final recording together and was released last February 12, less than a month before Joey Feek died, "Entertainment Tonight" reported . "Remember, if we win, I'll know before...

by · U.S.

Pedro Hernandez found guilty in Etan Patz murder

Hernandez confessed, but his lawyers say his admissions were the false imaginings of a mentally ill man. "In the end, we don't believe this will resolve the story of what happened to Etan back in 19...

by · U.S.

Girls, 11 & 12, shot in the head in Chicago in separate attacks

The girl, identified by her grandmother as Takiya Holmes, was said to be in critical condition at Comer Children's Hospital. Your donation will be processed by Assata's Daughters on behalf of Ta...

by · U.S.