Trump declares first foreign trip 'a home run'

Trump has resisted pressure from European leaders to stay in the landmark accord. However, the USA president refused to commit to whether the United States would remain a part of the 2015 Paris climate-change agreement on curbing greenhouse gas emi... More..

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Manchester Arena terror attack: 5 men arrested
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Manchester Arena terror attack: 5 men arrested

Images obtained by The New York Times newspaper showed a detonator that bomber Salman Abedi was said to have carried in his left hand, shrapnel including nuts and screws, and the shredded remains of a blue ...More..

Armed man arrested at Phoenix Comicon after struggling with police
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Armed man arrested at Phoenix Comicon after struggling with police

The man had reportedly been taking photos of police officers at the annual event, and posting them on social media sites, allegedly intending to use his weapons to injure the officers. However, Sergeant Merced...More..

Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'

The tycoon-turned-president also claimed that the Iranian government, which is now led by moderate President Hassan Rouhani , " speaks openly of mass murder " and vows death to Israel and the US. "Iran has sto...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

GOP focus on lowering health premiums may undermine benefits

They estimate the law would reduce the federal deficit by $119 billion oven ten years, but also leave 23 million more Americans without health insurance compared to current law. But Trump's apparent self-...More..

Ceremonies to mark Memorial Day across region
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Ceremonies to mark Memorial Day across region

HOLYOKE- Parade at 9 a.m. from the War Memorial at 310 Appleton St.to Veterans' Park at Hampden and Maple streets for ceremony. The parade's Grand Marshall is Donald O'Dell, a veteran of the Korean War. Willi...More..

Bills puts Memorial Day flags out for 50+ years
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Bills puts Memorial Day flags out for 50+ years

In just a half hour, 32,000 flags were placed in honor of those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Following the ceremony near the pavilion, the Yuma Museum Memorial Day Tour will begin, taking residents on a s...More..

Northern NY hospital worker: GOP bill is bad for women's health
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Northern NY hospital worker: GOP bill is bad for women's health

Under the ACA, health plans sold to individuals and small groups (employers with 50 or fewer employees) must include 10 essential benefits: emergency services, habilitative and rehabilitative services, inpatien...More..

Senate's 'Bathroom Bill' Gets A Second Life In House Amendment - For Now
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Senate's 'Bathroom Bill' Gets A Second Life In House Amendment - For Now

Republicans in the House have claimed the changes they made in the latest version of the health care bill were all aimed at lowering premiums for consumers. Democrats cited the analysis as further evidence that...More..

Pregnant Student Being Banned From HS Graduation Highlights Two Competing Values
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Pregnant Student Being Banned From HS Graduation Highlights Two Competing Values

And her advice for other young women facing teen motherhood: "It really is scary but, I mean, it really is worth it". When the news came to her school, Maddi told the New York Times she knew she would be pu...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Another day of rain with a threat of flooding and severe storms

The risk for severe weather will be the greatest through 11 p.m. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for Midlands counties until 8 p.m. Wednesday. The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch Wedn...More..

Harvard student submits his rap album for his thesis and aces it
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Harvard student submits his rap album for his thesis and aces it

How handsome the feet that walk the trail of tears, Bare-soled and bloodstained, on display for their peers;Do you know how it feels-to have your history erased? "I never thought it would be accepted by Harva...More..

8th juror chosen to serve in Cosby assault case
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

8th juror chosen to serve in Cosby assault case

FILE - In this December 13, 2016, file photo, Bill Cosby departs after a pretrial hearing in his sexual assault case at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. Mullaney, McClain and Hilles, each a f...More..

Will Trump break promise to Haitian immigrants?
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Will Trump break promise to Haitian immigrants?

Senior Department of Homeland Security officials said on a conference call Monday that the Secretary has not yet determined if he will extend or terminate the designation when the extension ends, but Administ...More..

Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job

In December, prior to Spicer's appointment for the position, reports surfaced that Guilfoyle was one of the top candidates for the job and that she and Spicer, a former spokesperson for the Republican Nationa...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Airlines group urges alternatives to extending electronics ban

It would be an expansion to an existing USA laptop ban on flights from ten Muslim-majority countries. On Wednesday, in a secure room in Brussels , officials from the U.S. "We are not sure that this ban i...More..

Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty In Sexting Case. Says He Has ‘Sickness’
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty In Sexting Case. Says He Has ‘Sickness’

Weiner, who could go to prison, pleaded guilty to a single count of transmitting obscene material to a minor. "I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse", he said. Weiner's attorney, Arlo Devlin-Brown, s...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

James Comey will answer questions about his firing publicly

Comey has not spoken publicly since President Donald Trump abruptly fired him less than two weeks ago amid his agency's investigation into potential collusion between the Trump camapaign and Russian officials...More..

White House Dodges Western Wall Questions, Says It's 'In Jerusalem'
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

White House Dodges Western Wall Questions, Says It's 'In Jerusalem'

President Trump's upcoming visit to Israel is coinciding with Israeli celebration of the 50th anniversary of the military capture of East Jerusalem , which they present as having "unified" their eternal capi...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Former official says she warned White House about Flynn

Flynn was forced to resign after it was alleged that he discussed the sanctions imposed on Russia by President Obama in a phone conversation with Russian Ambassador Kislyak. Yates testified at a Senate Judici...More..

Undisciplined Trump is a danger to America and its allies
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Undisciplined Trump is a danger to America and its allies

McMaster , in a White House briefing, said: "In the context of that discussion, what the president discussed with the foreign minister was wholly appropriate to that conversation and is consistent with the rout...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

New Orleans starts deconstructing third Confederate statue

Father and son Michael Kimball, 57, and Christopher Kimball, 31, both of Norco, were arrested and charged with criminal damage to historic buildings or landmarks by defacing with graffiti. A third confederate m...More..

Bill protecting Confederate monuments passes La. House after fiery debate
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Bill protecting Confederate monuments passes La. House after fiery debate

Immediately after the proposal passed, every black representative gathered their belongings and walked out of the room. A third monument was in the process of coming down Tuesday night. Carmody's own town o...More..

Police chief shot in upstate NY, suspect killed by officer
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Police chief shot in upstate NY, suspect killed by officer

State police say Amthor was struck in the upper shoulder, and the injury appears to be non-life threatening. A police chief, who was wounded in domestic incident that turned deadly in Orange County, is now in...More..

Police Memorial Service Remembers Fallen Officers
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Police Memorial Service Remembers Fallen Officers

Seventh-grader Sam Hendrix will give the speech this year. "Our goal here today is that we live in very troubled times ... very scary times with a lot of controversy, contention ... Spearfish Police Chief Pat...More..