Tropical storm warning issued for parts of Florida

National Hurricane forecasters aren't taking chances with the meandering tropical depression nine , saying this morning the system could become a weak hurricane before landfall. National Weather Service meteorologist Andrew Hagan said the tropical d... More..

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Dead, 40 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings, Police Say

It appears likely that the city will pass last year's mark. " Chicago has recovered a gun for every hour of 2016", he said. Shootings are also up considerably this year compared with recent years. Nykea Al...More..

Trump, Clinton Trade Racism Accusations
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Trump, Clinton Trade Racism Accusations

Trump owns the slight edge over Mrs. Clinton: 44.3% to 43.6%. "Donald Trump values are not American values". Clinton is also targeting moderate voters — and especially Republicans — by depicting Trump and h...More..

Two criminals from Norfolk, Portsmouth have sentences commuted by President Obama
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Two criminals from Norfolk, Portsmouth have sentences commuted by President Obama

Three other Californians, Barry Renfold Cooley of Los Angeles, Richard Van Winrow of Los Angeles and Orfil Javier Garza of Pacoima also received commuted sentences from the president. However, he encouraged Con...More..

Singer Chris Brown arrested for 'pointing a gun at a woman'
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Singer Chris Brown arrested for 'pointing a gun at a woman'

According to TMZ , the singer is suspected of threatening Miss California Regional 2016, Baylee Curran , with a gun after she refused to sign a nondisclosure agreement. Police said about half a dozen folks h...More..

Former Mexican president on Trump: 'He is not welcome'
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Former Mexican president on Trump: 'He is not welcome'

Mexico City-based security analyst Alejandro Hope suggested that Pena Nieto "wanted to invite Hillary (Clinton), but that meant inviting both of them, and nobody thought Trump would accept first". ET in Phoenix...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Lochte quiet on reports of returning to Brazil to face charges

We heard for weeks that Olympian Ryan Lochte (he of the Rio Restroom Incident) would be on "Dancing with the Stars" and that makes sense - others have joined the show to find redemption. I'm kind of in the midd...More..

Chicago Police Superintendent Fires 7 Officers for Lying About #LaquanMcDonald Shooting
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Chicago Police Superintendent Fires 7 Officers for Lying About #LaquanMcDonald Shooting

News of the report comes as the department announced the retirement Deputy Chief David McNaughton, who determined the shooting by Officer Jason Van Dyke complied with department policy. "If we're going to reb...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Fall 2016 Line-up of "Dancing With the Stars" Announced

I mean, Lochte is an Olympic swimmer, so he might have some moves, but he's also sort of a disgrace for allegedly exaggerating a robbery story while at the Rio Olympics this summer. "Like I said, I did lie abou...More..

US polls: Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 7 points
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

US polls: Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 7 points

In a poll of 728 likely Democrat, Republican, Independent and non-declared voters, 40 percent said they would vote for Clinton while 39 percent said they would vote for Trump. The cartoon at the center of t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Gunmen attack American University in Kabul, explosion heard

The ministry said 36 people were wounded, including nine police officers. Sixteen people were killed after militants stormed the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul , officials said Thursday, in a ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Chicago brothers charged in murder of National Basketball Association star's cousin, police say

According to CNN , Chicago police have now arrested brothers Darwin Sorrells , 26, and Derren Sorrells , 22, who are both gang members. A family spokesman says a cousin of Chicago Bulls NBA star ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Dwayne Wade's Cousin Shot and Killed on Chicago Southside

She was shot as she pushed her baby in a stroller on Chicago's South Side, the Associated Press reported Sunday. Chicago police said Derren and his brother Darwin Sorrells Jr . "She was an awesome little...More..

Obama to guest-edit issue of Wired magazine
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Obama to guest-edit issue of Wired magazine

It is hardly the president's first foray into publishing; Obama recently published a long and personal essay on feminism in Glamour , blogged about the Supreme Court nomination at SCOTUSblog, and became the ...More..

Letter warns clients of new thefts — SWIFT hacked AGAIN
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Letter warns clients of new thefts — SWIFT hacked AGAIN

Concern among United States lawmakers is growing over the February incident in which hackers breached Bangladesh Bank's systems and used the SWIFT banking network to request almost $1 billion from an account he...More..

Chico's FAS Inc. (CHS) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Chico's FAS Inc. (CHS) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

The company has a market cap of $1.49B. Chico's is one of the few brands, whose target audience is women with age 30 years and above. The Average price target is noted at $54.93, this average price is calcu...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Duterte ready to defend Philippine drug killings with Obama

Asked if he is willing to discuss the human rights issue if this is raised by the United States president, Duterte said "It depends to what degree because they must understand the problem first before we talk a...More..

Paul Manafort resigns as Donald Trump campaign manager
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Paul Manafort resigns as Donald Trump campaign manager

Yet his role grew to serve as Trump's connection to the GOP establishment, telling Republican elders that their presidential nominee would run a traditional campaign that would not imperil down-ballot candidate...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Trump bashes Clinton for calling ex-KKK member her 'mentor'

Trump's outreach to minorities that Clinton and Democrats have taken for granted "while offering them embarrassingly little ... threatens to resonate with Hillary's base, and that's why she's lashing out". Stei...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Two brothers arrested over murder of Nykea Aldridge, cousin of Dwyane Wade

Police say she was an innocent bystander and not the intended target during the shooting. He had six felony arrests in his background. Brothers Darwin (left) and Derren Sorrells (right) were arrested Sunda...More..