Gunman who shot Philadelphia officer indicted on attempted murder charges

Philadelphia's Muslim leaders also condemned the shooting. The cop was working a detail Saturday night for Officer Jesse Hartnett, who was shot Thursday by a man who walked up to his auto firing repeatedly. Authorities spent much of Friday question... More..

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Michigan House approves $28M in aid for Flint

Rick Snyder released his collection of emails from 2014 and 2015 surrounding the toxic water crisis in Flint, hoping to provide a better understanding of how the municipal emergency unfolded, he said Tuesda...More..

Donald Trump continues double-digit lead in New Hampshire
by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Donald Trump continues double-digit lead in New Hampshire

So I think you gotta think about that... "If you're looking for someone who's a dealmaker, who'll capitulate even more to the Democrats, who'll give in to Chuck Schumer, Sen". More..

Shields scores 28, Nebraska beat No. 11 Michigan State 72-71
by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Shields scores 28, Nebraska beat No. 11 Michigan State 72-71

After the timeout, Nebraska went on a 8-0 run of its own, fueled by Shields who scored five of his nine first half points during the run. MSU trailed 64-56 with 8:35 left after Shields (28 points) scored on Val...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Palin blames son's arrest on PTSD, President Obama

The question, though, that comes from our own president, where they have to look at him and wonder, 'Do you know what we go through? Former Alaska Gov. It was must-see TV for political junkies, but it was com...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Snyder Apologizes To People Of Flint During State Of The State Address

The White House has designated Nicole Laurie, assistant secretary for preparedness and response at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), to coordinate the federal response to the Flint situation, ...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Clinton hits Sanders over Planned Parenthood comments

Jeremiah King, a Sanders supporter who attended the event out of curiosity, said Hillary Clinton's experience gives her more name recognition, but Sanders has a more consistent record. It's the first time the...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Iran denounces new USA sanctions as 'illegal'

The lifting of sanctions against Iran opens up new prospects for further development of the Belarusian-Iranian mutual cooperation, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus said. "This is a good day because ...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Detroit Public Schools expected to face massive teacher sickout on Wednesday

DPS spokeswoman Michelle Zdrodowski said in a statement that the district has "no option but to close schools when teachers do not report to work", WDIV-TV reports. Flack from the drinking water crisis in the c...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Supreme Court to hear Obama's action on immigrants

This seldom-referenced bit of constitutional verbiage may all of a sudden take on great importance, as the Supreme Court , in taking the case, added a question about that particular clause. Underscoring the po...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Oregon standoff leader attends meeting, hears chants of 'go'

Rallies also were held in Portland and Eugene, Oregon and in Boise, Idaho, Tuesday, with hundreds of people calling for Bundy to end the occupation and pointing out that federal management allows all kinds of p...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

U.S. Weather: Snow and severe storms to end the week

If it happens, when will southwest CT feel the effects of the storm? Of course, being five days before it hits as I write this, we will have to monitor how this storm develops. More..

Snow storm hits US Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Jan
by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Snow storm hits US Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Jan

WNBC's storm team predicts New York City, New Jersey, Long Island and the Hudson Valley will get hit with roughly six inches of snow if the storm fulfills its maximum potential, while CNN reported that New Yor...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Eagles hire Pederson as new head coach

But he is no stranger to the team: Pederson served as Philadelphia's quarterbacks coach from 2011-2012 and its offensive quality control coach from 2009-2010. 96 Normal 0 ...More..

by | Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Trump hits Cruz over loans: "Great hypocrite"

Donald Trump is running afoul of some tea party activists by attacking Republican presidential rival Ted Cruz. Trump and Cruz are atop the field in Iowa, where voters caucus February 1. The famously aggressiv...More..

by | Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Suspect told ex he was going to kill an officer - then did

Sheriff's deputies then searched the village, about 60 miles northeast of Columbus, and found Cottrell's body. His gun had been taken and his police cruiser was missing. It is not yet clear if Cottrell's weap...More..

by | Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Sarah Palin endorses Donald Trump for US President

The former governor of Alaska and 2008 vice presidential nominee formally endorsed Trump at a rally in Ames , Iowa on Tuesday evening. He would "kick ISIS" ass" and is "beholden to no one but "we, the people...More..

by | Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Supreme Court to review Obama's plan to shield immigrants from deportation

The high court will take up President Obama's executive actions on immigration which have been blocked by lower courts . A ruling on the case is expected sometime in June, just months before the country el...More..

Search suspended for swept-away students
by | Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Search suspended for swept-away students

Family and friends of missing UC Santa Cruz students stand vigil on the cliff above a remote rocky point near Davenport where the students were swept out to sea by storm surf Monday. More..

Zika Virus Infects Two Pregnant Illinois Residents
by | Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Zika Virus Infects Two Pregnant Illinois Residents

The Zika virus is nothing new, but health officials fear the infections are behind an exponential increase of babies born with birth defects in Brazil . Physicians are monitoring the women's health and pregnan...More..