Death Toll From Floods in Missouri, Illinois Rises to 23

And even though the river is dropping, "it will leave behind a mess", the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported. The Meramec's water level climbed to an all-time high in Valley Park, but has dropped about 6 feet since then. "If [flooding] comes on the h... More..

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Interstate highways reopen in flood-ravaged St. Louis area
by | Saturday, January 02, 2016

Interstate highways reopen in flood-ravaged St. Louis area

As flood-weary towns near St. Louis began to regroup from record high water, Mississippi River communities farther south braced for the peak of flooding that has already damaged hundreds of homes and businesses...More..

Trump's Support with GOP Voters Soars to 39 Percent in New Poll
by | Saturday, January 02, 2016

Trump's Support with GOP Voters Soars to 39 Percent in New Poll

According to Trump's definition, his opponents are getting "schlonged." Seventy-four percent of Democrats said they would accept Syrian refugees while 82 percent of Republicans would not, according to the p...More..

Two Killed in Rowland Heights Shooting
by | Friday, January 01, 2016

Two Killed in Rowland Heights Shooting

Deputies responded about 8:30 p.m. to a report of gunfire in the 2200 block of Batson Avenue, according to sheriff's Lt. John Saleeby. The victims included a 54-year-old man, a 54-year-old woman, a 48-year-old ...More..

Alabama to face top-ranked Clemson in College Football Playoff National Championship
by | Friday, January 01, 2016

Alabama to face top-ranked Clemson in College Football Playoff National Championship

Clemson, a team once known for such inexplicable stumbles that a derisive term was coined for it, is headed to the national championship game with a still-perfect record after a 37-17 smackdown of Oklahoma in t...More..

The Definitive Guide to All the New Year's Eve Celebrations by Channel
by | Friday, January 01, 2016

The Definitive Guide to All the New Year's Eve Celebrations by Channel

ET you can catch all the action. The star-studded event includes performances from One Direction, 5 Seconds of Summer, Alessia Cara, DNCE , Fall Out Boy, Andy Grammer , Ellie Goulding, Nick Jonas, Elle King, ...More..

Victor of $1 million lottery prize from south-central Kansas
by | Friday, January 01, 2016

Victor of $1 million lottery prize from south-central Kansas

One winning $10,000 early bird ticket is still unclaimed, the Lottery said. Ticket number 175,000 was sold at 2:56 p.m. on December 29. On New Year's Day, a drawing will determine three winners of $1 million ea...More..

Fireworks at landmark Taipei tower ring in 2016
by | Friday, January 01, 2016

Fireworks at landmark Taipei tower ring in 2016

Russian Federation is the next to welcome 2016 with its own spectacular fireworks display in Moscow. A larger procession of the statue will be held 9 January. Anatole Boedt a Brussels resident, said "I feel sor...More..

DuPont to Cut Quarter of Delaware-Based Workforce Amid Dow Merger
by | Friday, January 01, 2016

DuPont to Cut Quarter of Delaware-Based Workforce Amid Dow Merger

The company said it plans to cut 10% of its workforce. "I think DuPont has an obligation to let the public and investors know if DE is still in the company's future after 213 years there in the state", Je...More..

ISIS: New York Man Planned New Year's Eve Machete Attack
by | Friday, January 01, 2016

ISIS: New York Man Planned New Year's Eve Machete Attack

Cohen as saying. Many major cities around the globe remain on high alert Thursday evening, with extra precautions being taken in Turkey and Belgium. Emanuel L. Lutchman was charged with attempting to provide ...More..

Free passes to Indiana state parks available at libraries
by | Friday, January 01, 2016

Free passes to Indiana state parks available at libraries

The goal is to open the gates for people who may have never visited one of Indiana's 32 state parks or recreation areas. The $12,000 program is being funded by the Indiana State Parks and the Indiana State ...More..

President Obama to take executive action on gun control next week
by | Friday, January 01, 2016

President Obama to take executive action on gun control next week

In a first of its kind, US President Barack Obama will host leaders of ASEAN countries for a two day summit in February next year to strengthen cooperation on political, security and economic issues with the te...More..

Allegiant Air flight makes emergency landing in Tennessee
by | Friday, January 01, 2016

Allegiant Air flight makes emergency landing in Tennessee

That plane is expected to leave Chattanooga around 12:44 p.m., according to a statement from Allegiant's media relations office.  The plane, carrying 150 passengers and six crew members, landed at the Tennessee...More..

by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

Bill Cosby was charged Wednesday with sexual assault in Pennsylvania

Mr Steele said yesterday: "A prosecutor's job is to follow the evidence wherever it leads and whenever it comes to light". The charges came down just days before the 12-year statute of limitations for bringin...More..

What are the lyrics to Auld Lang Syne?
by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

What are the lyrics to Auld Lang Syne?

But from the time his version of the song was first printed (in 1796, just after his death), it has been understood that Burns lent more than a trace of his distinctive artistry to the now-famous verses. Should...More..

New Canes Coach Mark Richt announces assistant coaches, including son Jon Richt
by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

New Canes Coach Mark Richt announces assistant coaches, including son Jon Richt

New Miami football coach Mark Richt added four new coaches to his staff including former Mizzou defensive line coach Craig Kuligowski. Beginning in 2012, Brown has coached running backs at Chattanooga, Marshall...More..

Search Resumes in Oklahoma for Missing Country Singer Craig Strickland
by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

Search Resumes in Oklahoma for Missing Country Singer Craig Strickland

Cross Church Minister Greg Jones released a statement to Entertainment Tonight on Tuesday, saying, "The Stricklands are dealing with a traumatic situation as a result are hurting but their faith and resolve r...More..

Flood-Related Deaths Up to 14 in Missouri
by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

Flood-Related Deaths Up to 14 in Missouri

The Illinois River is a principal tributary of the Mississippi River, approximately 273 miles long and links Lake Michigan with the Mississippi River. Louis , which has already gained monstrous strength. Th...More..

Phillies release statement on report linking Ryan Howard to PEDs
by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

Phillies release statement on report linking Ryan Howard to PEDs

The Nationals' Ryan Zimmerman has been accused of using performance-enhancing drugs in a new documentary.  In the documentary, the allegations are made in a secretly recorded interview with Charlie Sly, a f...More..

by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

Bill Cosby charged with crime due to new district attorney reopening case

Andrea Constand, a former Temple University employee, told police the once-beloved TV father figure drugged and violated her at his home in Cheltenham Township, near Philadelphia, in 2004. Vita said: "I think...More..