Chelsea Manning Says She's 'figuring out' Future

Manning, who has been incarcerated for seven years, was serving thirty five years in prison - the longest sentence ever issued for a leak in USA history. She became an icon to anti-war and anti-secrecy activists, who viewed her as a historic whistleb... More..

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Ottawa downplays Trump intel sharing with Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ottawa downplays Trump intel sharing with Russian Federation

The Senate Intelligence Committee has asked the White House for more information about reports that Trump gave intelligence information to the Russians. The New York Times later identified the ally as Israe...More..

Texas' Patrick backs special session for 'bathroom bill'
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Texas' Patrick backs special session for 'bathroom bill'

Legislative leaders, who spoke anonymously Tuesday because of the sensitivity of negotiations, said the plan calls for the House to approve the property-tax reform bill, after which the Senate will move ahead t...More..

Liberty will pay ODU $1.3M to play home opener
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Liberty will pay ODU $1.3M to play home opener

Liberty is in the first of two transition seasons into the FBS and will play 11 FCS teams this year before moving up next year. Liberty officials had planned to release their schedule later this spring, but ...More..

Germany's Lidl to price groceries up to 50 pct below US rivals
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Germany's Lidl to price groceries up to 50 pct below US rivals

The German retailer is promising its prices will be up to 50 percent less than other United States supermarkets. The closely held company, which operates about 10,000 stores across Europe, is preparing to ope...More..

LA elections: Cedillo keeping his seat, Zimmer losing his
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

LA elections: Cedillo keeping his seat, Zimmer losing his

There is no incumbent in that runoff; the candidates are vying to fill the seat vacated when former Councilman Felipe Fuentes abruptly jumped ship ten months before his term ended to, uh, become a lobbyist. "We...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Colorado man freed again after prison mistake

When his former prosecutor happened to check on his whereabouts in 2014, the state realized Lima-Marin had been let out by mistake. Lima-Marin was released on parole in 2008. "The government - not Lima-Marin,...More..

Robin Thicke Takes Legal Action Against Dad Alan's Widow
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Robin Thicke Takes Legal Action Against Dad Alan's Widow

Thicke's eldest sons, Robin and Brennan , filed a complaint in LA Superior Court on Tuesday seeking to enforce their father's living trust. " Alan left each of his three sons "(in equal shares): "ownership ...More..

Chelsea Manning, Longest Held Whistleblower in US History, Goes Free
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Chelsea Manning, Longest Held Whistleblower in US History, Goes Free

Military personnel at the prison at Fort Leavenworth , Kan., where Manning was held had not released many details about her release that was scheduled for today. In a statement, she said she hopes to use the...More..

3 teens captured after nearly 30 larcenies from vehicles in New Kent
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

3 teens captured after nearly 30 larcenies from vehicles in New Kent

New Kent Sheriff's Office deputies responded to reports of several individuals entering vehicles at around 5:55 a.m. Wednesday on Sassafras Drive in Quinton, according to a New Kent Sheriff's Office news releas...More..

Civil rights champion poised to be Philadelphia DA
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Civil rights champion poised to be Philadelphia DA

Incumbent Alan Butkovitz is facing Rebecca Rhynhart, while Republican Mike Tomlinson is unopposed. "If we get a D.A.in place who will be somewhat compassionate, not so eager to throw lives away, who would be ...More..

Torch-wielding protesters rally against removal of Confederate statue
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Torch-wielding protesters rally against removal of Confederate statue

He said all the candidates should speak out against Spencer's raillies. Protestors say they are not white supremacists but rather "white people that love our heritage, our culture, and european identity". "...More..

Heavy Rain and Heavy Mountain Snow; Power Outages Possible
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Heavy Rain and Heavy Mountain Snow; Power Outages Possible

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory in East Idaho warning the public about the snowstorm, which is forecast to hit the region Tuesday evening and continue dumping snow through Wedn...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump's Recent Actions Undermine White House Competence, Credibility

Addressing the Comey memo, GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas said: "If Comey felt like the president was trying to obstruct justice, Comey would have been duty-bound to report it to the DOJ and act on it". CNN...More..

Putin says Donald Trump is suffering 'schizophrenia' over intelligence leaks
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Putin says Donald Trump is suffering 'schizophrenia' over intelligence leaks

The Post said Trump shared information that "had been provided by a United States partner through an intelligence-sharing arrangement considered so sensitive that details have been withheld from allies and tigh...More..

MS-13 Gang Members and Associates Arrested in Los Angeles
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

MS-13 Gang Members and Associates Arrested in Los Angeles

The gang has continued to surge, and even with the Los Angeles takedown, MS-13 has also been grabbing recent headlines in the East Coast for a series of brutal murders in the New York City area. One agency th...More..

Students boo at Betsy DeVos during commencement speech
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Students boo at Betsy DeVos during commencement speech

A huge chorus of boos erupted when DeVos was awarded an honorary doctorate, and again when she said she would visit the home of school founder Mary McLeod Bethune to pay her respects. "As we have said repeatedl...More..

President Trump talks media accuracy, warns Comey on Twitter
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

President Trump talks media accuracy, warns Comey on Twitter

The comments came in an interview the President gave to NBC News, in which he said his decision to fire Comey on Tuesday was made independently of recommendations he received from top Justice Department of...More..

Appeal for national memorial to police officers launched
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Appeal for national memorial to police officers launched

Capitol as a backdrop, Trump said, "Words can not express the depths of our gratitude, but I hope that our actions will show you how deeply we care and how strongly we feel about protecting those who protect us...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Records show violent history for OH nursing home gunman

The Licking County Coroner said Monday that Kirkersville Police Chief Steven Eric Disario was killed in an alley outside the Pine Kirk Care Center in Kirkersville . "It was in that vicinity, very close to ...More..