Leland holds Christmas Tree Lighting with special guest

Travel aboard an authentic, vintage steam train to Leaman Place Grove to select a fresh-cut, locally grown tree. Even though Christmas Day is about a month away, the trees will hold up well after being cut. "We've been coming to this location for a... More..

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by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Hundreds flee for government-held districts in Aleppo

Aleppo, which was Syria's biggest city before the start of a civil war that has killed hundreds of thousands of people, is divided between the government-held west and rebel-held east, where United Nations offi...More..

by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Local holiday shopping guide for Small Business Saturday

The owners of the local shops say the best part of the day is helping everyone find the ideal gift. Small Business Saturday is sandwiched between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Shop Small Saturday extends bey...More..

San Antonio Spurs down Boston Celtics to prolong their unbeaten away record
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

San Antonio Spurs down Boston Celtics to prolong their unbeaten away record

The Spurs' clutch gene and the Celtics' rebounding woes both were on full display in the fourth quarter, as San Antonio scored 34 points in the final 12 minutes en route to a 109-193 victory at TD Garden. Her...More..

Mountain City offices closed Nov
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Mountain City offices closed Nov

EAST MOLINE: City offices closed . Cheyenne Housing Authority - Closed Thursday and Friday. Closed Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25. Financial institutions - All are closed Thursday. Retail...More..

Judge Puts New Overtime Rule on Hold
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Judge Puts New Overtime Rule on Hold

Meaning each of the employees that qualified would need to be paid time and a half for any overtime hours they work within a week span. As the rules now work, companies can avoid paying overtime to full-time ...More..

Education Secretary King calls for end to paddling students
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Education Secretary King calls for end to paddling students

It teaches students that "physical force is an acceptable means of solving problems, undermining efforts to promote nonviolent techniques for conflict resolution". In his letter , King says that more than one-...More..

No. 16 Wisconsin beats Georgetown 73-57 in Maui semifinals
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

No. 16 Wisconsin beats Georgetown 73-57 in Maui semifinals

Peak led the Hoyas with 18 points, and senior forward Rodney Pryor finished with 14 points. "I thought our guys played extremely well", UConn coach Kevin Ollie said after the win over Chaminade . Scottie L...More..

by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Trump's lobbyist ban complicates administration hiring

It is unclear what will happen what will happen to President Obama's executive order on lobbying, which placed limits on who could come into the administration. The din of negative attention reached a cresc...More..

by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Leaking fire retardant creates foam sea outside airport

The foam is several feet deep in spots and is covering cars and blocking businesses on a nearby street. "As far as I know, there never was a fire, there never was a fuel leak". The foam was deep enough to c...More..

by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

FBI, police search for newborn daughter of slain Kansas woman

Police Sgt. Nikki Woodrow says the infant's father isn't considered a suspect. The last contact with her was at 1 p.m., so police believe she was shot between 1 and 3:30 p.m. Police have not issued an amber Amb...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Ivanka Trump's Brand Raises an Ethical Question

Trump's younger children, 23-year-old Tiffany and 10-year-old Barron, are not on the transition team, nor were they included in the reported requests for security clearance. The official told the pool of repo...More..

Over 5000 students leave class to protest Trump
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Over 5000 students leave class to protest Trump

Students in Maryland grabbed national attention Monday for walking out of class, gathering on the football field of their high school, and marching through the streets. Some groups are already trying to come to...More..

by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

In complete reversal, Obama refuses to criticize Trump

President Barack Obama had a message Monday at his first post-election press conference for the media, the American people, and, in all likelihood, his successor: There is a difference between campaigning and g...More..

Paul Ryan says Trump will lead 'unified Republican government'
by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Paul Ryan says Trump will lead 'unified Republican government'

While Ryan said he wouldn't campaign with or defend the billionaire's comments in October, he later said he was willing to attend a rally with him ahead of the election and maintained his endorsement. Like ot...More..

Forest fires force hundreds to evacuate in Appalachia
by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Forest fires force hundreds to evacuate in Appalachia

A fire service statement added Sunday that the Party Rock Fire had grown to cover 2,883 acres and was only 13 percent contained. Governor McCrory said that among the eight major wildfires still burning in N...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Texas A&M and Ole Miss both look to backup QBs this week

He started recruiting him as a ninth grader, and when Freeze saw him in person for the first time as a junior at Calvary Baptist High School in Shreveport, Louisiana, he fell in love. He was replaced by redshir...More..

Donald Trump calls Electoral College
by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Donald Trump calls Electoral College "a disaster" in 2012 tweetstorm

Meanwhile, President-elect Donald Trump said he "very much looks forward" to dealing with President Barack Obama in the future. Trump said the meeting was initially meant to be a 10- to 15-minute first encounte...More..

Dave Chappelle Performs Standup On 'SNL,' Wishes Donald Trump Luck
by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Dave Chappelle Performs Standup On 'SNL,' Wishes Donald Trump Luck

I know, it was devastating. Wouldn't people have paid attention if Dave did one of these with Leslie Jones or the vastly-underutilized (at least so far this season) Bobby Moynihan, who is consistently excelle...More..

The first United States election results are filtering in 0
by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

The first United States election results are filtering in 0

The towns of Dixville, Hart's Location , and Millsfield offered an early glimpse at voting results - opening the polls after midnight Tuesday and closing them once their small populations voted. Asked if h...More..

Rubber bullets and fear: Trump protesters flood streets anew
by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Rubber bullets and fear: Trump protesters flood streets anew

Officers in cruisers and on bicycles were monitoring the situation. Portland Mayor Charlie Hales said earlier in the day that he supports peaceful protest by people exercising their constitutional rights bu...More..

by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Todd Kohlhepp's mother says accused serial killer 'very misunderstood'

Brown says she witnessed Kohlhepp shoot and kill Carver before taking her prisoner in the storage container for two months. It's impossible to discern what Kohlhepp meant by "consequences", but Blackwell said...More..

by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Tulsa Honors Veterans At 97th Annual Veterans Day Parade

Smith-Cotton High School JROTC lines up Friday afternoon along East Sixth Street for the Veterans Day Parade in downtown Sedalia. Earlier this year, Emery faced challenges in pulling the parade off. "It's Vet...More..

Plenty of Election Day uncertainty in Nebraska
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Plenty of Election Day uncertainty in Nebraska

Hillary Clinton won three of Maine's four electoral votes Tuesday and Pine Tree State voters approved increasing the minimum wage, while another measure to legalize marijuana appeared poised to pass by a razor-...More..

2 children and woman killed, 3 hurt in Newark stabbing
by | Monday, November 07, 2016

2 children and woman killed, 3 hurt in Newark stabbing

Arrington is also wanted on charges of sexual assault and aggravated assault for an unrelated incident on October 9, authorities said. The mother of the child victims is being treated for her injuries at a loca...More..

Top Hillary Ally: Clinton Team Was Not 'Forthcoming' About Emails
by | Monday, November 07, 2016

Top Hillary Ally: Clinton Team Was Not 'Forthcoming' About Emails

As president of CAP and veteran of Obama and Clinton world, Tanden represented a progressive flank of the party and had a close relationship with Podesta, who helped found and lead CAP before stepping down in 2...More..

Who's who of Christie aides convicted of abusing power
by | Sunday, November 06, 2016

Who's who of Christie aides convicted of abusing power

Kelly and Baroni could each face up to 20 years in prison. Sentencing is scheduled for February 21. Kelly and Baroni bring to four the tally of top Christie aides found guilty in recent months. Commuters, a...More..

State Department releases new Clinton emails
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

State Department releases new Clinton emails

The latest release follows a compromise agreement reached this September in a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit. None of the newly released emails are marked as classified. The US State Department has releas...More..

by | Friday, November 04, 2016

David Duke Rails Against Jews, Hillary Clinton During Louisiana Senate Debate

Pepper spray was deployed to detain the group of protesters from rushing into the debate hall which was a closed event hosted by the historically black college according to David Grubb , the university's ...More..

by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Raiders prepare for AFC West showdown against Broncos

His number is being called upon again, and running backs in Andy Reid's offense tend to get a lot of carries. "When we got here, we really sought to bring him forward more often (as a pass-rusher)", Del Rio s...More..

Police questioning man suspected of killing officers
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Police questioning man suspected of killing officers

Anthony "Tony" Beminio, who is one of two Des Moines area police officers shot to death early Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016. P. He had been the prime suspect since. Sgt. Paul Parizek got emotional during a news con...More..

by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

FBI review involves thousands of newly discovered emails

Florida will prove to be as tight a race as ever, with Ms Clinton holding a slight lead over the NY businessman, 49 per cent to 47. Abedin went on to say that she also provided her lawyers with her login ...More..

by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Trump surges to 8-point advantage over Clinton on honesty, trustworthiness

Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta told CNN's " State of the Union with Jake Tapper" that the FBI's decision to reopen its investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private e-mail ...More..

FBI Releases Documents From Past Bill Clinton Investigation. Why Now?
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

FBI Releases Documents From Past Bill Clinton Investigation. Why Now?

This initial release consists of material from the FBI's files related to the Will. Referring to Republican nominee Donald Trump, Fallon asked, "Will FBI be posting docs on Trump's housing discrimination ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Cubs slug by Indians, force Game 7

Even after Anthony Rizzo hit a two-run homer in the ninth, pushing the Cubs to a 9-2 lead and giving the home crowd a chance to start heading for home with the clock still shy of midnight, Chapman went back to ...More..