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Gunman in vehicle shoots at Georgia officer

When Officer Randall Hancock responded to the call, Beck shot at him several times, striking him twice in his protective vest and once in his abdomen, according...


Alabama House speaker gets 4 years in prison

Hubbard did not make a statement at his sentencing hearing. Hubbard was convicted on 12 of 23 counts in his ethics trial that exposed him as a corrupt House...


Clinton, Trump cancel political events after police deaths

Both Trump and Democratic rival Hillary Clinton called off campaign rallies after the sniper attacks Thursday night in Dallas, which followed a spate of police ...


Dallas police shooter ID'ed; Chief says he 'wanted to kill whites'

The Dallas shootings occurred in an area of hotels, restaurants, businesses and some residential apartments only a few blocks from Dealey Plaza, the landmark ...


Rubio Won't Attend the Republican Convention

A Rubio spokeswoman said the senator made a decision to spend his time closer to home now that he is running for re-election. He says since he jumped into the...


Trump visits Capitol Hill as Republicans seek unity

Trump's campaign and ask questions about the issues that matter to Americans". The most extensive word exchange was with Senator Jeff Flake from Arizona, who h...


Officers in Baton Rouge shooting had previous complaints

Salamoni's complaints involved punching a black man on August 5, 2015, when he tried to grab the officer's stun gun and a vehicle pursuit on June 17, 2015, in w...


US House speaker asks that Clinton be denied classified data

The U.S. State Department is reopening an investigation into the handling of classified information by Hillary Clinton and other aides, The Associated Press r...


Donald Trump's VP offer rejected by Sen. Joni Ernst

Corker said that he informed the presumptive Republican presidential nominee of his decision during their day together on Tuesday, when the senator had a series...


Ohio official: "nervous as hell" over RNC in Cleveland

We have previously covered the preparations by law enforcement as they prepare for the Republican National Convention in Cleveland and the plans of Black Li...


Celtics introduce Horford, their biggest free agent ever

Ainge didn't want to talk too much about Horford until the team finalized his deal and introduced him to the media (though snapshots from back in Boston appeare...


Man who opened fire on Tennessee highway 'troubled by black people shootings'

According to the Associated Press , 37-year-old Lakeem Keon Scott - who is black - began firing on a motel in Bristol, Tennessee before taking shots at passing ...


Clinton questioned by Federal Bureau of Investigation as part of email probe

Tame said although the Attorney General said otherwise, she does have the power to overrule the recommendations of the investigation. And Vice President Joe Bid...


CHECK! Juno Enters Orbit Successfully — Jupiter

Juno is powered by solar panels due to NASA's lack of Plutonium-238 (Pu-238), which is an incredibly stable power source that can act like a battery for sp...


Deputies: Youth baseball coach groped kids in Disney pool

Court records show one of the victims pointed Groth out at the tournament, telling an investigator, "That's him". When investigators interviewed Groth, they s...


FBI To Investigate Piedmont Park Hanging Of A Black Man

The police ruling the death a suicide appears to have been made based on the following circumstances. "I then examined the top of the garbage can and noted shoe...


Philando Castile shooting: Officers involved named

He then sent two more tweets hashtagging the names of Castile and Alton Sterling , another black man killed by police in Louisiana on Tuesday. Alton Sterlin...


Baltimore police officer Brian Rice goes to trial in Freddie Gray case

Schatzow told Baltimore Circuit Judge Barry Williams that Rice "wasn't an inexperienced officer" and was well aware of his duty to make sure he or other officer...


Kasich not sure if he'll go into GOP convention in Cleveland

And Ms. Ernst told Politico she made clear to Mr. Trump that she's "focused on Iowa" and said she feels she has a lot more to do in the Senate. Jonathan...


HIllary Clinton and Donald Trump Cancel Campaign Events After Dallas Shooting

Hillary Clinton released a much shorter statement on Facebook , just one line : "I mourn for the officers shot while doing their sacred duty to protect peac...


Christie phone can't be accessed in bridge case

The law firm representing Christie's office, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher L.L.P., says it has already provided the defendants - Bridget Anne Kelly, Christie's former...


Communities celebrate July Fourth

In New Iberia, stroll the charming Main Street on July 4 and grab a seat for the parade . After a day of showers and gray skies, the fireworks began as sch...


Medical Marijuana Saved Medicare $165 Million, Study Says

In particular, Medicare prescriptions for FDA-approved drugs used in the treatment of seizures, psychoses, anxiety, nausea and sleep illnesses saw a significant...


Officers killed, injuries reported after peaceful protest in Dallas: What we know

After shooting the officer, the gunman ran around the north side of El Centro community college where he shot out some windows and went inside, Young said. In a...


Are you happy Obama is keeping 8400 troops in Afghanistan?

President Barack Obama announced a revised strategy in Afghanistan after some of the country's top military leaders urged him to scale back on plans to withdraw...


Planned Parenthood calls to repeal admitting privileges law

The ACLU filed the federal lawsuit on Thursday saying the provision that took effect July 1 is unconstitutional because it places an undue burden on women's rig...


Schedule of RNC speakers to be released Thursday

The campaign brought in $40.5 million, while an additional $28 million was raised through joint fundraising and routed to the Democratic National Committee and ...


Custody hearing preceded Arizona shooting

Your current subscription does not provide access to this content. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article. NCSO said there wa...


Voters to decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana

The California secretary of State's office verified a random sample of the signatures on the petition, and Secretary Alex Padilla is scheduled to official...


Watch Creator win 2016 Belmont Stakes

Hopes of a repeat were extinguished when Exaggerator beat Kentucky Derby victor Nyquist in the Preakness Stakes. The margin of victory matched the smallest ...


Revel reopening Wednesday? Atlantic City says no

Workers at four of the city's casinos vote Thursday on whether to go on strike. Thursday's strike vote pertains to the Tropicana casino and two properties, Ca...


Kate Middleton Recycles Catherine Walker Look From 2011 Canadian Royal Tour

And with the wedding season in full stead it looks as though Kate Middleton quite fancied recreating her big day once again as she attended the second day of ...


Oculus Rift vs PlayStation VR: Specs, features and game comparison

According to the report, both have a decent and comfortable headset design but the Oculus Rift's screen does boast a higher-rated 1080x1200 display per each e...


Omar Mateen's Friends Say He Was Gay

Prosecutors quoted by Fox News said they were seeking to charge Noor Salman as an accessory to 49 counts of murder and 53 counts of attempted murder, as well ...


Boy killed by alligator at Disney resort in Florida

Lane's father Matthew Graves suffered scratches on his hands while attempting to save his son from the alligator. "Of course, the autopsy has to confirm that, b...


Clarksville Woman Fatally Struck By Two Vehicles

The incident happened on eastbound I-70 just east of Rt. Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a pedestrian late Tuesday night on I-70. Paramed...


Mega Millions jackpot reaches $293 million

The jackpot is $293 million with a cash option of $198 million. No one has won the top prize since March 8th. You can watch a live stream of Tuesday night's d...


Man Who Killed Singer Christina Grimmie ID'd by Orlando PD

The 23-year-old pop star used the Miami stop of her Revival World Tour to speak of her love and affection for Christina, who was killed by a gunman following ...


Clinton campaign gets boost on Obama's backing

The endorsement increases pressure on Sanders, a US senator from Vermont, to bow out of the race and lend his support to Clinton so that the party can focus on ...


California Federal Appeals Court Rules Against Concealed Carry

Supreme Court. The 9th Circuit decision arose from a lawsuit Edward Peruta filed challenging the San Diego County sheriff's refusal to issue him a permit beca...


Tropical Storm Colin Makes Landfall in Florida, Leaves Minimal Damage

Rick Scott declaring a state of emergency early Monday. The storm was forecast to douse parts of Florida and North Carolina with 1-3 inches of rain during the...


Did Bernie Sanders Drop Out of the Election?

A general election for the next USA president, likely between Clinton and Trump, will kick off thereafter. He spoke about working together to defeat Trump, but ...


Pearl Pinson Abduction: Search Called Off in Remote Area for Missing Teen

Fernando Castro, 19, is also being sought. Fernando Castro, 19, was the suspect in the abduction of 15-year-old Pearl Pinson, whose disappearance triggered an...


Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe Under FBI Investigation For Possible Campaign Violations

McAuliffe is a close friend of Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee. But, he insisted he was "proud" to be a part of the foundation'...


Criticism after rare gorilla is killed to save child in Cincinnati Zoo

The issue surrounding the gorilla killed at a Cincinnati Zoo is far from over. Hanna is also the director emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Harambe's...


Family: Blue Angels pilot killed in crash dreamed of flying

Capt. from Durango, Colorado, served in Afghanistan before joining the Blue Angels in 2014. He told me he was proud to represent the Navy and the Marine Corps...


Hiker found dead survived 26 days after getting lost, kept diary

While there, she kept a detailed journal that provided information about her condition, as well as letters saying goodbye to family members and friends. A crew ...


Two champions in the 2016 National Spelling Bee

Twenty-nine spellers had relatives who participated in a combined 67 Scripps National Spelling Bees and two of this year's spellers - Jairam and Srinath Mahan...


Drug Enforcement Agency officials join Prince death investigation

The attorney said he last talked to Nelson socially in 2005. The revelation adds to information swirling around the singer's death. The same official also sai...


Doctor treated Prince for withdrawal symptoms

According to an unsealed warrant (via Minneapolis Star Tribune ), Dr. Michael Todd Schulenberg saw the late icon on April 7 and April 20 before the late gu...