NYC subway train derails, scaring passengers and injuring 34

Photos posted to social media show passengers walking along the tracks in a dark subway tunnel, using their phone flashlights as a guide. After the emergency break was triggered, cars on a Brooklyn-bound A train dislodged from the tracks and hit a ... More..

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Texas mother left kids in hot auto as punishment: United States authorities
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Texas mother left kids in hot auto as punishment: United States authorities

The incident happened in late May. Their mother, Cynthia Marie Randolph , 24, originally told authorities the two children disappeared while she was performing household duties and she found them locked in the...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Family declines autopsy for former North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier

Trump condemned Pyongyang following news of his death. Mr. Trump also referred to Warmbier's death as "a total disgrace." The coroner's office in Cincinnati is investigating the death of the American ...More..

Urge Republican senators to oppose secret health care bill
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Urge Republican senators to oppose secret health care bill

The aide said Democrats will begin slowing work on bills by refusing to let the Senate bypass time-consuming procedural steps, which it customarily does on most legislation. The nonpartisan Congressional Budge...More..

Senate votes to strengthen sanctions on both Russian Federation and Iran
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Senate votes to strengthen sanctions on both Russian Federation and Iran

The measure looks to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin for his country's alleged meddling in the 2016 US presidential election and to make Iran pay a price for its "continued support of terrorism". Ob...More..

Milwaukee County sheriff not joining DHS, after all
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Milwaukee County sheriff not joining DHS, after all

Clarke announced in a radio interview in May that he was taking the job. DHS officials never officially announced he'd been offered a position. MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Department of Homeland Security s...More..

Northam wins Democratic nomination for governor
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Northam wins Democratic nomination for governor

Two Democrats that previously had moderate records , Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam and former Rep. Tom Perriello , are fighting over who is the most anti-Trump. "Tonight, we celebrate, but tomorrow, the work beg...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Eric Trump Says that Democrats are "Not Even People"

In an interview with Fox News' Sean Hannity on Tuesday night, Eric Trump described political opponents as "not even people" when talking about the criticisms of his father's administration. CNBC has reque...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Intel officials refuse to answer questions on Trump and Russia

Martin Heinrich today sparked a tense exchange with two of the nation's top intelligence and law enforcement chiefs about conversations they'd had with Comey and President Donald Trump about ongoing Russian ...More..

Trump will not use executive privilege to block James Comey's testimony
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump will not use executive privilege to block James Comey's testimony

Comey is expected to deliver on Thursday his first public testimony before the committee since Trump abruptly fired him last month. Comey's conversations and meetings with Trump were memorialized in memos writt...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Covfefe: When a typo goes viral

The tweet began with the fragment, "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ", and stopped at that, not to be deleted for six more hours. Though the meaning or objective of the tweet is yet to be covered...More..

Melania Trump Confirms She Is Practicing Catholic After Pope Meeting
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Melania Trump Confirms She Is Practicing Catholic After Pope Meeting

Trump, the 13th president to visit the Vatican , also toured the Sistine Chapel. Trump will later meet Italian President Sergio Mattarella and Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni. "Well, I'll be reading them", Tr...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Manchester bomber in Germany days before attack

On Tuesday, U.S. media revealed the name of the Manchester bomber, Salman Abedi , and cited the information to U.S. officials before the chief of police in Manchester confirmed Abedi's identity. The im...More..

OH children allegedly shot by mother die in hospital
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

OH children allegedly shot by mother die in hospital

These charges could change now that the children have died. Khmorra and Kaiden Helton died Sunday night at Dayton Children's Hospital , where they had been in critical condition since they were shot Thursday...More..

A wet start to the week, with some flooding possible by Tuesday
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

A wet start to the week, with some flooding possible by Tuesday

Scattered showers and even a t'storm is expected Monday morning through the afternoon. So far, Memorial Day weekend should be a beauty - with clear skies and highs in the mid 70s in the forecast . We're tr...More..

Missouri appeals judge's blocking of abortion restrictions
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Missouri appeals judge's blocking of abortion restrictions

Torres said that clients of the Farmington clinic, the only Planned Parenthood clinic north of Santa Fe, can access other Planned Parenthood clinics in southern Colorado, including in Durango and Cortez, at w...More..

Fast food chain McDonald's announces new delivery service in Phoenix
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Fast food chain McDonald's announces new delivery service in Phoenix

Customers can place McDonald's orders on the UberEATS mobile app or on UberEATS .com, using the same account they use to take Uber rides and track their order, as an UberEATS delivery partner brings their ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Palestinian president hopeful after talks with Trump

In a press conference after their meeting President Trump talked in broad terms about how the U.S. could help Israelis and Palestinians reach a peace agreement. The tweet did contain a grammatical error, with...More..

More than 1300 arrests made in ICE anti-gang operation
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

More than 1300 arrests made in ICE anti-gang operation

Houston , New York, Atlanta and Newark, New Jersey were among the hardest hit areas, and among those arrested were three of Barack Obama's "dreamers" protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals...More..

Officer killed in shooting at Licking County nursing home, reports say
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Officer killed in shooting at Licking County nursing home, reports say

DiSario had been chief for about three weeks, Thorp said, and was a father of six with a seventh child on the way. They were transferred to various hospitals Friday morning so that police could process the crim...More..

Aetna fully exits Obamacare exchanges with pull-out in two states
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Aetna fully exits Obamacare exchanges with pull-out in two states

It said last month that it plans to return next year, but that could change if it doesn't know for certain by early June that the government will fund customer cost-sharing subsidies next year. Crawford said ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Phoenix serial killer suspect Aaron Saucedo is arrested

Police said they investigated whether Saucedo might be the so-called Phoenix freeway shooter, believed responsible for nearly 12 incidents, none of them fatal, on Interstate 10 in 2015. Saucedo only knew Rome...More..

Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 7
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 7

During Monday's announcement that police had arrested Aaron Saucedo for the 2016 Serial Street Shootings , Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams added three shootings to the case. Authorities investigated Sauce...More..

US environmental chief to recuse himself from court cases
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

US environmental chief to recuse himself from court cases

It's not until 10 paragraphs into Davenport's story do we find out Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC) members serve three-year terms. Board members are limited to two three-year terms, where experts are ty...More..

Hit by NASCAR penalty, Logano says team doesn't cheat
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Hit by NASCAR penalty, Logano says team doesn't cheat

Gordon also said: "If you look at our rear suspension. there's not really a whole lot of tomfoolery that goes on to hide something like this". Logano was penalized 30 minutes of practice time at the start of ...More..

Police say Chicago officers shot and wounded were targeted
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Police say Chicago officers shot and wounded were targeted

The New York Daily News reported that the two Chicago Police Department officers were transported to Stroger Hospital. Police worry they could get stuck at a desk or lose their jobs if they seek counseling, ...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Trump Tax Plan Could Lead To Tax Increase For Some New Yorkers

President Trump's Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, former hedge fund manager and Goldman Sachs partner, called Trump's tax proposal the "biggest tax cut and largest tax reform in the history of our country...More..

Storms with tornadoes possible in Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Storms with tornadoes possible in Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana

A potent weather system may produce severe thunderstorms potentially containing large hail, damaging winds, and isolated tornadoes in the Plains and Mississippi Valley Tuesday, according to the National Weather...More..

Barack Obama is raising eyebrows with his $400000 Wall Street pay day
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Barack Obama is raising eyebrows with his $400000 Wall Street pay day

Sheinkopf said it is something that should be expected since all former presidents do the same. Former President Obama will reportedly get paid a whopping $400,000 to speak at a Wall Street conference spo...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Thune, Rounds praise Perdue as new Ag Secretary is confirmed

Uniquely qualified as a former farmer, agribusinessman, veterinarian, state legislator, and governor of Georgia, he became the 31st United States Secretary of Agriculture on April 25, 2017. Pat Roberts, the c...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

For second time this week, Trump jabs at Canada over trade

Schumer, D-N.Y., the Senate minority leader, said he and Trump struck a deal in a phone conversation Thursday to take on Canada regarding an issue hurting dairy farms in NY and Wisconsin. Dairy Export Council, ...More..

Obama thought Clinton's handling of email serve was political malpractice: book
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Obama thought Clinton's handling of email serve was political malpractice: book

The book is touted as a blow-by-blow account of Mrs Clinton's campaign, written with "deep access to insiders from the top to the bottom" of the campaign effort. President, I'm sorry ", Clinton reportedly tol...More..

National Football League releases schedule; here's look at 49ers, Raiders season
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

National Football League releases schedule; here's look at 49ers, Raiders season

Despite whether you feel like KC can defeat the Patriots, this line makes sense given that 1) the Pats are the defending Super Bowl champions and 2) the Chiefs are on the road. The Chiefs defeated the Raiders ...More..

Trump's visa executive order could have big impacts on Tennessee
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Trump's visa executive order could have big impacts on Tennessee

Trump will also instruct the Department of Homeland Security to ensure that H-1B visas are not used to undercut U.S. workers and wages. Dubbed " Buy American and Hire American ", the directive follows a series ...More..

Malcolm Butler will skip Patriots' voluntary workouts
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Malcolm Butler will skip Patriots' voluntary workouts

Reports emerged on Tuesday saying that Butler signed his tender, which is worth $3.91 million for 2017. Butler signed his restricted free agent tender from the Patriots Tuesday, according to the National Fo...More..