We Deliberately Bombed a Hospital — US Military

That link is now broken. In the meantime, government actions stoked Sunni resentment of Shiite domination, and the extremists in their new incarnation burst again onto the scene in 2013 and 2014, seizing large swaths of Syria and Iraq. "Iran has no i... More..

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Obama Warns Trump Against Reversing Terrorism Gains
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Obama Warns Trump Against Reversing Terrorism Gains

President Obama delivered a powerful critique against the use of torture and continued detentions at Guantanamo, making clear these practices are not only ineffective but damaging to the United States national ...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Trump to Nominate Price As Health Secretary

The law has extended health care coverage to millions of previously uninsured people, and Trump has said he plans to keep some of its provisions, including allowing people up to age 26 to stay on their parent...More..

Charges Possible Over Video of Black Student Eating Chicken
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Charges Possible Over Video of Black Student Eating Chicken

But Harassment IS a crime and when one engages in the harassment of another individual with malicious intention toward the race, color, religion or national origin of that person, - that is yet another crime- c...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Suspected kidnappers from Georgia caught near bridge to NYC

The incident came to the attention of police in NY and New Jersey on Thursday morning after police in Gwinnet County, Ga. received a call from a resident stating a family member had been kidnapped on Tuesda...More..

Truck smashes into Iowa Wal-Mart store, killing 3
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Truck smashes into Iowa Wal-Mart store, killing 3

The two people who were injured, one of whom was the truck driver, were transported to Pella Regional Health Center. Those killed in the Thursday morning crash were Carrie Zugg, 31, of Leighton, and Lindsey R...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Michigan recount over; Pennsylvania sets hearing

Stein's lawyers vowed to continue the fight. However, Clinton soundly defeated Trump in Chester County, 141,694 to Trump's 116,147. Though the recount effort seems to have reached its limit, Stein said not ye...More..

John Glenn's Children: The Family He Left Behind
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

John Glenn's Children: The Family He Left Behind

OH governor John Kasich released a statement about Glenn's death that reads in part: "John Glenn is, and always will be, Ohio's ultimate hometown hero, and his passing today is an occasion for all of us to grie...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Obama: National Security Strategy Is 'Breaking The Back' Of ISIS

Speaking to TIME Magazine after being named Person of the Year, President-elect Trump claimed that Barack Obama was actually helping advise him on his picks. The Democrats who rallied Wednesday countered that t...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Texas 'faithless elector' becomes first Republican to pledge to vote against Trump

Suprun said the Electoral College system "is fine as it now exists". Because of this popular vote margin loss, despite Trump's electoral vote win, many American are urging members of the Electoral College to ...More..

No remorse from Smith's evil-sounding shooter
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

No remorse from Smith's evil-sounding shooter

He is also charged with attempted second-degree murder for allegedly shooting and injuring Smith's wife, Racquel Smith, in the incident. She said that she and her husband took shelter behind some bushes and s...More..

California Jogger Sherri Papini Found Safe Three Weeks After Disappearance
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

California Jogger Sherri Papini Found Safe Three Weeks After Disappearance

Acting on information from Papini, authorities are searching for two Hispanic women in a dark SUV who are armed with a handgun. Dispatchers and officers can be heard in an audio clip obtained by The Sacrament...More..

Electoral College is anti-democratic
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Electoral College is anti-democratic

That's why Clinton holds a 2.5 million edge in the popular vote but the big margins Clinton ran up in those states don't carry any more weight in the Electoral College than the smaller wins Trump racked up ...More..

Man who harassed off-Muslim police officer arrested, NYPD says
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Man who harassed off-Muslim police officer arrested, NYPD says

She then stepped in - and the man allegedly called her "ISIS" and threatened to slit her throat before running off. "For my sisters out there, you're not alone. In a similar incident last week, three men tried ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Washington police officer's killer had criminal history

A black woman declared "all lives matter" after narrowly escaping a shooting that left a Washington police officer dead. Authorities say 38-year-old suspect Bruce R. The relationship between the suspect and...More..

3rd Man Arrested in Death After Party at Ritzy NYC Apartment
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

3rd Man Arrested in Death After Party at Ritzy NYC Apartment

Max Gemma, 29 of Oceanport, New Jersey, is charged with hindering prosecution and tampering with physical evidence, police said. Comunale was stabbed to death following the night of drinking, and his body dum...More..

California's Next Attorney General Issues Warning to Donald Trump
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

California's Next Attorney General Issues Warning to Donald Trump

Kamala Harris also reshuffles the Latino power structure in the nation's most populous state, while ending speculation about whether the governor would appoint a caretaker or an ambitious fellow Democrat for ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Arrests Made in Rome Assault Case

A Curtis Street resident woke up around 1 a.m. when his car's alarm sounded. When he stepped outside to investigate he found the suspects rummaging through his vehicle. A second victim, trying to help the first...More..

Abducted California jogger skips town with family and leaves dogs behind
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Abducted California jogger skips town with family and leaves dogs behind

Today the New York Post reported Mrs. Papini, her husband Keith and their two children (aged four and two) had fled their Redding family home in fear for their lives - even leaving the two pet dogs behind...More..

Cops: Tacoma police shooting suspect used two children as shields amid standoff
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Cops: Tacoma police shooting suspect used two children as shields amid standoff

A man suspected of shooting dead a police officer and triggering an 11-hour police stand-off used children as human shields, say officials. August 28, 1997 - Officer William Lowry was shot and killed conf...More..