Person indicted in Jessica Chambers case

The offices of Panola County Sheriff Dennis Darby and District Attorney John Champion, which have led the investigation, declined to comment on the reported indictment except to say officials had planned a news conference for Wednesday morning. More..

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Nevada Democratic caucus turnout lower than in 2008
by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Nevada Democratic caucus turnout lower than in 2008

The GOP said all caucuses will end by 9 p.m. PST (11 p.m. CST). Nevada Republicans are determined to avoid the mistakes made in 2012, when the state's party botched reporting results in Clark County, where ab...More..

WV Senate passes $1 tobacco tax increase
by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

WV Senate passes $1 tobacco tax increase

Senators say their plan goes beyond that, and would aid the health plans past 2017. He said the governor's proposal for a 45-cent increase could decrease consumption by about 5 percent. Its 55-cent-per-pack cig...More..

by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Clinton's Nevada win casts Democratic race in new light

Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is losing Saturday's Nevada Caucus by a margin of more than 5 points (52.6% to 47.4%). While Reid did not say he did that for Clinton's benefit, his phone call appeared to pay off for her ...More..

White House explains why Obama won't be attending Antonin Scalia's funeral
by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

White House explains why Obama won't be attending Antonin Scalia's funeral

He was someone I knew for 20 years. Four out of the past seven funerals for a Supreme Court justice have either had the president or vice president in attendance. e was someone I knew for 20 years. Four out...More..

by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Lumber Liquidators Cancer Risk Was Higher — CDC

In addition to causing cancer, the CDC says it can cause asthma, as well as eye, nose and throat irritation. According to a revised CDC report released on Monday, the news isn't good - and it's sent Lumber...More..

Couple says Kalamazoo shooting suspect was a 'friendly' Uber driver
by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Couple says Kalamazoo shooting suspect was a 'friendly' Uber driver

The 45-year-old appeared in court and was returned to jail without bond. County prosecutor Jeffrey Getting  told  Reuters that authorities believed Dalton was picking up fares between shootings and possibly aft...More..

by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Nevada GOP Caucus Results: Donald Trump Still Hot

This year, results will be reviewed by party, then a picture of the tally will be sent to the Associated Press, which will share any data issues with the party, according to a fact sheet . His lowest margin ...More..

Republican hopeful Donald Trump looks to take Nevada
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Republican hopeful Donald Trump looks to take Nevada

Trump, now the clear leader in the race for delegates, cemented his standing as his party's favorite. "Forget the word caucus", he told a crowd of some 5,000. The order of the candidates is Trump, Rubio and C...More..

by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Nevada's caucuses look like Donald Trump's to lose

Lincoln Diaz-Balart, - who also had endorsed Bush , but announced Monday they will now Rubio. Just as interesting is the race for second place. We're seeing people come together behind our campaign becau...More..

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy: GOP primary will come down to Florida
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy: GOP primary will come down to Florida

Trump and Ted Cruz have been battling for similar slices of the vote in Iowa, New Hampshire and SC with Cruz making ideological attacks - accusing Trump of not being a "real conservative". "So tonight, I am sus...More..

Phoenix shooting, fire leaves 5 dead; police dodge bullets
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Phoenix shooting, fire leaves 5 dead; police dodge bullets

Firefighters rushing off the roof, flames and smoke covering the roof. Investigators believe the suspect shot four members of his family. Some of the police officers had to put on fire gear and drag the hos...More..

School near home explosion will hold classes
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

School near home explosion will hold classes

Kitsap County school officials were assessing the damage at Mullenix Ridge Elementary, but said they were planning to hold classes on Tuesday, pending the results of a safety inspection. A reporter for the stat...More..

by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Bernie Sanders Loses Nevada, Wins Hispanics

In short, if Bernie Sanders can't move the black vote, he's in big trouble. Over the weekend Republicans cast their primary votes for President in SC and Democrats made their voices heard in the  Nevada  Cauc...More..

Forecast: Severe weather for parts of Louisiana on Tuesday
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Forecast: Severe weather for parts of Louisiana on Tuesday

The potential of tornadoes on Wednesday is diminished, but still noteworthy. The primary threats from this system include strong, damaging winds, isolated tornadoes, large hail, and heavy rain. More..

Today, the Establishment Officially Chose Marco Rubio
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Today, the Establishment Officially Chose Marco Rubio

His goal: Raise enough money for super PAC to scare other candidates - especially those with a similar political profile - out of the race. He won despite former President George W. "That's the great challeng...More..

Obama Will Skip Scalia Funeral
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Obama Will Skip Scalia Funeral

Concerted Republican opposition to considering President Barack Obama's pick for the Supreme Court showed early signs of splintering on Wednesday as a handful of influential senators opened the door to a po...More..

by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Hillary Clinton's Big Win in Nevada Caucus Doesn't Add Up

Nikki Haley, has continued to capitalize on the momentum from his second-place finish. The victories put Mrs Clinton and Mr Trump in strong positions as the 2016 presidential election barrelled toward the 1 M...More..

Obama's Supreme Court Appointment
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Obama's Supreme Court Appointment

They will not be attendance at Scalia's funeral on Saturday. McConnell himself said the Senate should consider only the qualification of a nominee - whether the person is competent, has attained some level ...More..

Anti-Trump super-PAC spent millions against Donald
by | Monday, February 22, 2016

Anti-Trump super-PAC spent millions against Donald

Marlene Ricketts is the wife of TD Ameritrade founder Joe Ricketts. Presidential candidate Donald Trump is hot off a victory in the South Carolina primary, and he's feeling confident on Twitter. "We will cont...More..