Texas governor signs into law bill to punish 'sanctuary cities'

He signed the measure four days after both chambers of the Legislature approved it. During the five-minute broadcast, which began around 8 p.m., Abbott pointed to the 2015 murder of Kate Steinle, who was allegedly killed by undocumented immigra... More..

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Two Die In Plane Crash At West Virginia Airport
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Two Die In Plane Crash At West Virginia Airport

English said all major plane components have been accounted for but still need to be recovered, and the NTSB will be examining air traffic control records. "We are aware there was an accident in Charleston [Wes...More..

Republicans who voted to repeal Obamacare are hiding from their constituents
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Republicans who voted to repeal Obamacare are hiding from their constituents

Capitol shouted "shame". A health advocacy group is launching a six-figure advertising campaign this week targeting 24 Republican House members who voted to repeal Barack Obama's health care law. Of the 217 R...More..

Seattle climber dies after fall on Mount Hood
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Seattle climber dies after fall on Mount Hood

The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office identified the climber Monday as John Thorton Jenkins of Seattle. The climber was flown to a Portland-area hospital, where he died. Once he arrived at the hospital, he wa...More..

FCC says DDOS attacks, not net neutrality comments, tied up comments system
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

FCC says DDOS attacks, not net neutrality comments, tied up comments system

In Sunday's episode of HBO's Last Week Tonight , Oliver called on viewers to call the FCC and comment on its website to urge them to keep the current net neutrality policy. He offered an easy path to comment...More..

Kushner family apologizes for mentioning White House adviser Jared Kushner
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Kushner family apologizes for mentioning White House adviser Jared Kushner

And yet on Saturday, his sister, Nicole Kushner Meyer, was in Beijing making a sales pitch to wealthy investors in a presentation where she mentioned her brother and her family's close connections with the pres...More..

Women's Tennis: Titans Draw Mary Washington in NCAA Opening Round
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Women's Tennis: Titans Draw Mary Washington in NCAA Opening Round

The teams include Gustavus, the University of Chicago, Coe College, Grinnell College, Concordia University Wisconsin, and the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. University of the South and the Chattanooga Spor...More..

Warriors aim to complete sweep of Jazz
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Warriors aim to complete sweep of Jazz

The Golden State Warriors enter Monday night's game 4 with the Utah Jazz looking to close out the series . The Warriors have won a franchise-best seven straight postseason games to this point. The two comb...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Utah Jazz: Takeaways from Game 3 loss to Golden State Warriors

Utah were much better defensively than in the two games at Golden State , and held pretty much everyone besides Kevin Durant in check. Durant finished with 38 points and 13 rebounds , while shooting 15-26...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Coach's bling fling, will spend $2.4B on Kate Spade

Kate Spade & Company (NYSE: KATE ) are gapping up 8.37% pre-market with a price of $18.38 on the stock. The transaction prices Kate Spade shares at $18.5 a piece, a 27.5 percent premium on its stock price in...More..

Penn State frat brother 'didn't know what to do' about unconscious pledge
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Penn State frat brother 'didn't know what to do' about unconscious pledge

But no one listened. During the pledging party, Piazza fell down the stairs after drinking excessively, but no one called for help for nearly 12 hours, according to police. "I was manipulated into thinking ever...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Obama said to have warned Trump about Flynn

Trump's White House press secretary Sean Spicer said in response Monday that if Obama "was seriously concerned" about Flynn's connections to Russian Federation or other foreign countries, he should have withhel...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Balch Springs Police Chief Identifies, Fires Jordan Edwards' Killer

Roy Oliver fired his rifle into a auto of unarmed teens Saturday night as they drove away , fatally striking Jordan Edwards in the head. On the night of the incident, police had been called to an address i...More..

Texas bill would allow adoption agencies to deny couples based on religion
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Texas bill would allow adoption agencies to deny couples based on religion

Opponents say it violates the Constitution's requirement of equal protection under the law. The Texas bill "would allow adoption agencies to turn away qualified, loving parents who are perhaps ideal in every ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Texas Becomes 11th State To Call for New US Constitutional Convention

President Donald Trump made cracking down on illegal immigration a cornerstone of his campaign and signed an executive order earlier this year to withhold federal funds from cities that refuse to cooperate wi...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Death toll from USA storms grows to 16 people

And a chance remained for more severe weather in the South. Parts of the Florida Panhandle, Alabama, Georgia and MS could be affected by severe thunderstorms, according to the National Weather Service . Author...More..

Obama calls on Congress to show courage in health care debate
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Obama calls on Congress to show courage in health care debate

Obama has been named this year's recipient of the Profile in Courage Award. Healthcare reform had always been a priority of U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy, brother of John F. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy, ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

European stocks are dipping despite Macron's decisive election victory

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he wanted to work together with Macron on a "progressive agenda" to "promote global security, increase collaboration in science and technology, and create good, middl...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

NTSB: UPS plane gouged runway, no distress call

Police cruisers are parked outside the terminal at Yeager Airport in Charleston, W.Va after a fatal plane crash, Friday, May 5, 2017 . News outlets quoted Kanawha County Commission President Kent Carper as s...More..

Judge: Hit-and-run case against 'Bachelor' star can proceed
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Judge: Hit-and-run case against 'Bachelor' star can proceed

A judge says the felony prosecution of former "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules for allegedly leaving the scene of a fatal accident can proceed. Soules will be arraigned on the charge on May 23, but could file...More..