American Flag banned from South Carolina High School Football Game

Travelers Rest High School principal Lou Lavely initially defended his decision to prohibit American flags from the venue as respectful of the flag. Beth Brotherton, assistant director of communications for Greenville County Schools , said while T... More..

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Man who killed nuns confesses, motive remains unclear

The two served together in a community which is one of the poorest in Mississippi . Willie March, the sheriff of Holmes County where the killings occurred, said Saturday he had been briefed by police fro...More..

Two Brothers Arrested in Connection With Murder of Nykea Aldridge
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Two Brothers Arrested in Connection With Murder of Nykea Aldridge

Authorities say 26-year-old Darwin Sorrells Jr. and 22-year-old Derren Sorrells were charged Sunday in the death of Nykea Aldridge. Darwin Sorrells had been released in February; Derren Sorrells was relea...More..

Stocks of private prison companies are tanking after the Justice Department's announcement
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Stocks of private prison companies are tanking after the Justice Department's announcement

Corrections Corporation of America , together with its auxiliaries, owns and operates privatized correctional and detention facilities in the United States. Ray James Correctional Facility in Folkston, Georgia,...More..

AP Defends Story About Clinton's State Dept Meetings With Foundation Donors
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

AP Defends Story About Clinton's State Dept Meetings With Foundation Donors

Those 85 donors contributed a combined $156m, the AP said . "I made policy decisions on what I thought was right to keep Americans safe and protect our interests overseas", said Clinton. Fallon said. "All I ...More..

Blaze Erupts at Gap Inc. Distribution Center in New York
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Blaze Erupts at Gap Inc. Distribution Center in New York

Firefighters were still dousing isolated hot spots Tuesday morning. All employees were able to get out of the 2.5-million-square-foot, clothing-distribution building. Both major roads are open. The San Franci...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Officials Begin Recovery of Small Plane From Louisiana Lake

On Saturday evening a small Cessna airplane carrying three passengers crashed into Lake Pontchartrain extremely close to the runway of New Orleans's Lakefront Airport and on Sunday afternoon recovery crews were...More..

Prep school sex assault victim 'not afraid or ashamed'
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Prep school sex assault victim 'not afraid or ashamed'

In an interview broadcast on NBC's " Today " program on Tuesday, Chessy Prout identified herself publicly as the victim in the case and said she would not have pursued criminal charges against Owen Labrie had s...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Happy Birthday National Park Service!

He said he was planning to camp, hike and see the stars on his overnight visit that extends into Friday. The following images of parks were taken from outer space by NASA. Jewell said climate change is a concer...More..

Turkish airstrikes kill 20 in Syria
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Turkish airstrikes kill 20 in Syria

A Turkish army tank stationed overlooks the Syrian border, in Karkamis, Turkey, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. Several attacks have take place in Turkey previous year and many of them have been blamed on the Isla...More..

Californians forced out by fire return home
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Californians forced out by fire return home

Those winds could prove detrimental to the firefighting effort and push the fire beyond its 35 percent containment level. More residents are returning as crews make significant gains against a Southern Califo...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Early voting in Florida is coming to a close

Sedona voters residing in Coconino County can vote at their precinct polling place. Once it starts, early voting will be available from 8 a.m.to 4 p.m. The location that coincides with your registered address (...More..

Man 'confesses' to murdering two nuns in their home
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Man 'confesses' to murdering two nuns in their home

The Holmes County Sheriff Willie March says Sanders confessed to the killings during questioning. Sanders confessed to the killings during the interrogation and gave no reason for the attacks, March said. Col...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tropical Depression Nine expected to become named storm by tomorrow

To become a tropical storm , it needs winds of 39 miles per hour. A hurricane watch was posted for Hawaii County and those in the main Hawaiian Islands were urged to monitor the storm's progress. Two other l...More..

Dozens dead as Turkey targets Kurdish militias in Syria
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Dozens dead as Turkey targets Kurdish militias in Syria

The Turkish leader has meanwhile warned that the operation in Syria would continue until terrorists are defeated, naming Kurdish forces as well. On Saturday, there were reports that suspected Kurdish milita...More..

Va. nightclub where man was killed gives up liquor license
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Va. nightclub where man was killed gives up liquor license

According to ABC's 13NewsNow, a man was shot and killed over the weekend at party in Virginia Beach that was hosted by Young Jeezy. Young Jeezy is from Atlanta and a four-time Grammy nominee. Detectives have ...More..

USA meets goal of admitting 10000 Syria refugees ahead of time
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

USA meets goal of admitting 10000 Syria refugees ahead of time

Rice said Monday. The American program looks to take in the most vulnerable refugees from Syria. He first said he would ban all Muslims from immigrating to the USA, refugee or otherwise, and later modified the ...More..

FBI Investigating Terror Motive in Virginia Knife Attack
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

FBI Investigating Terror Motive in Virginia Knife Attack

It said federal authorities had been aware of Farooqui for some time. The victims, thankfully, are expected to recover from their wounds, which might have been worse had the male victim not fought Farooqui ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Penn. AG Kathleen Kane convicted of perjury, obstruction of justice

Kane's resignation Wednesday as the state's attorney general capped a precipitous, unlikely and, unfortunately, self-inflicted downfall. Gov. Tom Wolf on Thursday nominated state Inspector General Bruce Be...More..

Emailed Threats Received at Virginia Tech, William & Mary
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Emailed Threats Received at Virginia Tech, William & Mary

Multiple instructors have canceled afternoon classes, while others have locked classroom doors. You can find more information from Virginia Tech police in the "Related Links" section and in the Facebook post ...More..