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Sheriff: Inmate who killed 2 at Berrien County courthouse cuffed in front

Rick Snyder, state Sen. "We're trying to deal with it the best we can", said Berrien County Undersheriff Chuck Heit. The Berrien County Courthouse is cl...


Trump expects more violence and racial unrest in 'divided America'

So what we need to do, we need to do, is band together with them and say , yes, black lives do matter, because we all matter. Five white police officers ...


2 firefighters killed in Nevada crash as fires burn in West

They built a campfire, letting it burn into Friday morning, according to a statement issued by sheriff's commander Mike Wagner. This photo provided by the...


South Sudan may be sliding back into war

The UN is calling for an immediate arms embargo - and it's all too aware that its ability to protect civilians is once again in doubt. The U.N. mission in Sout...


Indiana's Evan Bayh prepares Senate comeback

Because Mr. Hill was already certified as the Democratic candidate, he filed formal paperwork to withdraw from the race and notified the Indiana Democratic Pa...


Alabama Campers Arrested Over Colorado Wildfire

The blaze near Denver was one of several firefighters have struggled to contain across Colorado amid hot, dry, windy weather gripping much of the state. Residen...


Former Clemson Guard Demontez Stitt Dies at 27

Stitt had been playing professionally in Europe - most recently in Turkey. Former Clemson basketball standout Demontez Stitt died Tuesday according to Clemson...


Donald Trump overtakes Hillary Clinton in new Florida poll

Clinton aides hoped that Wednesday's remarks in Springfield would build off a speech Clinton gave last week to the largely African-American audience at the A...


Clinton's Lead Over Trump Slips in Latest Poll

But Sen. Bernie Sanders says he agrees with the harsh remarks. Quinnipiac notes that there's not a clear link between the sort-of-completion of the Clinto...


Pistorius gets six-year jail term for girlfriend's murder

Even though the minimum sentence for murder in South Africa is 15 years, Judge Masipa chose to go with a shorter sentence for Oscar because she believes he's ...


Oscar Pistorius Gets 6 Years Imprisonment

She noted that Pistorius had fired four times - not once - through the closed toilet door and spoke of the devastating effect the crime had on Steenkamp's famil...


In Cleveland, Donald Trump's Republican foes eye convention rules fight

McCain and Romney didn't seal the deal with populist Republicans so many of them turned into "missing white voters", as they had every right to do. Republi...


Evan Bayh to run for U.S. Senate

He said he hasn't had any communication with Bayh on the expected announcement, but "I think it's highly likely Baron and Evan have talked". Trevor Fought...


Black militia co-founder: Dallas shooter 'shall be celebrated'

Fearing more casualties from the perceived bomb threat, DPD chose to send in a killer robot. Brown said he believes Johnson learned about explosive online, but ...


Aiming for Friday announcement, Trump narrows his VP list

As in previous campaign speeches , Trump also touted his plan to build a wall on the Mexican border and criticized what he calls a rigged system of government....


NFL's Tom Brady loses bid for new hearing in 'Deflategate' case

The odds of obtaining an en banc appeal hearing were stacked against Brady . On Wednesday, the NFL Player's Association, which filed the appeal on Brady's...


4 robberies reported on U.Md. campus

The wildly popular smartphone game has caused concern from law enforcement, who have urged players to pay attention to their surroundings, after reports around ...


Protesters arrested on Minneapolis interstate

Traffic cams show around 40 protesters standing in the roadway, and vehicles backed up for several miles. Police said some of them were hitting windows of sto...


Bernie Sanders: "I Am Endorsing Hillary Clinton"

His endorsement, five weeks after Clinton became the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, brought the most prominent holdout in the party's liberal wing...


Hillary Clinton, investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

The Associated Press reports that Clinton sat for a voluntary three-and-a-half hour interview at FBI Headquarters in Washington , D.C., as part of the inv...


Paul Ryan in the spotlight — CNN town hall

Here is the planned schedule of events for the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland at Quicken Loans Arena, where Donald Trump is the presumptiv...


Main Street protest supports Black Lives Matter movement

He claimed African-American children have a "99 percent chance" of killing each other, and should avoid friends, not the police. Instead it's simply pointing ou...


Pence introduces Trump at rally that doubles as VP audition

Trump teased Tuesday night, as thousands of Hoosiers here cheered, standing on an indoor artificial turf field at the Grand Park Events Center. Should Pence b...


President calls family members of 2 men killed by police

Castile, 32, was shot to death last week during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights, Minn. In a chilling Facebook video taken by Castile's girlfriend Diamond Rey...


Calls for calm as hundreds arrested in protests

Police said protesters also were throwing objects and liquids at officers from highway overpasses. "Over the weekend, rioters endangered others when they st...


Former TV judge to represent family of slain Minnesota man

It remains unclear at this point how exactly the stop proceeded, but an officer shot and killed Castile as his girlfriend and her young daughter sat in his vehi...


Second case of Zika virus confirmed in Columbus resident

There were 6 new travel-related Zika cases reported in Florida on Tuesday, according to state health officials. There are 43 cases involving pregnant women. R...


Chicago 'Hamilton' cast to be led by veterans; Diggs leaving

Producer Jeffrey Seller has announced that Tony victor Daveed Diggs will play his final performance in his roles of Marquis De Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson ...


Newt Gingrich out as Fox contributor

Gingrich, who is rumored to be on Donald Trump's short list as a potential running mate, referenced a lack of respect from police as a driving factor. Gingrich ...


Obama calls on Americans to 'have open hearts'

President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush attended a memorial service for the slain officers Tuesday in Dallas . After the speech, the presi...


Trump, Clinton running almost even in Iowa

Trump leads here in that measurement 49-43. New Jersey Republican Steve Lonegan - a leader in the effort to "unbind" Republican delegates from their states' ...


Jeb Bush: Trump's supporters will feel betrayed

When asked by his former press secretary if Trump scammed the voters, Bush said there would be adequate time to speak about it after the election. The Texas...


Russia-NATO Council: 'No point' or silver linings?

After Russia annexed Crimea on March 18, 2014, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation suspended its civilian and military cooperation with Moscow, and Ukraine anno...


President Obama To Speak At Dallas Memorial Service

First lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, his wife, Dr. Jill Biden, House minority leader Nancy Pelosi and former first lady Laura Bush are among tho...


More election craziness as Dems look past Hill for chance at Senate

Hill had not been able to gain much traction against his Republican opponent, U.S. Rep. Todd Young of Bloomington. Baron Hill posted a statement on his website...


Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton, in 5 GIFs

Many said that Sanders will have to take to the trail and campaign in earnest if he hopes to sway some of his supporters to Clinton's side. The internet was q...


'We Are Not As Divided As We Seem'

For five days, the news has revolved around the horrific details of the slayings, but on Tuesday afternoon the focus was on the men in blue who lost their lives...


Judge denies motions to dismiss charges against officer in Freddie Gray case

University of Maryland law professor Doug Colbert, who has followed the case closely, said he expects prosecutors in Rice's trial to focus on what a "reasonab...


House Republicans Request One Billionth Investigation Into Hillary Email

Republicans grew frustrated with Lynch's avoidance of answering legal questions as the meeting stretched into its third hour. Lynch, seemingly unruffled, tol...


Tornadoes, severe storms hit Wisconsin and Minnesota

Almost 10 inches of rain was reported in the area. Winds were estimated around 90 miles per hour. Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze said it was the worst he'd s...


Funerals Wednesday for 3 of 5 slain Dallas police officers

President Obama: "These men and their families shared a commitment to something larger than themselves". The President is slated to speak at an interfaith mem...


Holocaust Museum: Stop catching Pokemon here

The game has been credited with getting millions of people up off the couch and out into their community. The smartphone game allows players to hunt virtual ...


Nintendo shares go up as more people download Pokemon Go

The shots, courtesy of 9 to 5 Mac and obtained on Chinese social media network Weibo, show a twin-lens setup that protrudes slightly from the back of the phon...


Nintendo shares soar on Pokemon GO craze

Players can level their Pokemon and do battle at gyms. Using the latter was reportedly impossible unless you had an existing account, leaving most of us with ...


Obama, Bush to Speak at Dallas Memorial

The demonstration being held in Dallas Thursday evening was one of several held across the country over the shooting of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, La., on...


Lynch offers few details on emails

Lynch was asked about her email practices by Rep. Trey Gowdy, a South Carolina Republican, during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Tuesday. The announc...


David Brock, GOP Donor Promise $5M to Vets - If Trump Releases Taxes

It doesn't work like that". The proposed foreign policy plank also condemned the Obama administration - and by extension Clinton, Obama's first-term secretary...


2 well-respected officers killed in Berrien County courthouse shooting

The deputy and a woman were injured. Jessica Gordon told WOOD-TV that officers and a chaplain came to her house to tell her about her ex-husband. Records ...


Dallas Police In Manhunt After Threat Received

Investigators with the Dallas Police Department believe the shooting that claimed the lives of five police officers and injured seven others Thursday could ha...


Three held over 'credible threat' to harm Louisiana police

Law officers stand on a street during protests in Baton Rouge . One of the suspects apprehended told authorities that the weapons were being taken to use to ...