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Winter storm could dump two feet of snow in Cascades starting tonight

While we won't see major accumulations, northern New England could see a tremendous amount of snow...good news for ski country! The temperature on Thursday ...


Sunny skies, high near 49 for your Wednesday

Monday . New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. A Wind Ad...


Lawmakers moving to push back legal marijuana sales

Marijuana advocates have defended the timelines laid out in the law for a Cannabis Control Commission to be set up by March 2017 and to start taking application...


Carrie Fisher's death came in the middle of a busy, creative period

She uttered the immortal phrase "Help me Obi-Wan Kenobi, you're my only hope". Fisher was 60-years-old at the time of her death and she is survived by her d...


Santa Monica Chabad Center Is Vandalized

The vandalism, which occurred Saturday night or Sunday morning, did not include any anti-Semitic messages. "With a religious artifact in the window, we have to ...


Rapper Troy Ave Shot Twice In New York City - Is He OK?

Rapper Troy Ave spent Christmas Day in a Brooklyn hospital after being shot several times while stopped at an intersection as he headed to celebrate the holid...


GOP moves to block 'disorderly conduct' in House chamber

Rebellious Democrats staged an extraordinary all-day sit-in on the House floor to demand votes on gun-control bills, shouting down Ryan when he attempted to res...


Powerful Winter Storm Makes Travel Impossible in US Upper Midwest

The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning for most of North Dakota , western South Dakota and a small section of eastern Montana through Monda...


Sunny, dry Christmas Day!

The high temperature will be near a record at 52° - the previous record for the date in Sioux City is 56°. Sunday night ... Partly cloudy. Highs will be in t...


Miles Teller Has Been In A Bad Car Accident

Teller was driving with his girlfriend, Keleigh Sperry , at the time of the accident. TMZ said an ambulance took two passengers in the Uber to the hosp...


Suspect Arrested In Road Rage Death Of 3-Year-Old Boy

She stayed there for a few minutes, the document said . "I was at a stop sign and the guy blew a horn at me and I blew it back", King-Macon wails. In the D...


Saints Eliminated For Playoff Contention

Tampa Bay needs three results next week in order to tie for the final spot: a win against the Panthers, a Packers loss to the Lions and a Redskins tie against t...


Washington keeps playoff hopes alive with win in Chicago

On Nov. 20 in New York, Floyd suffered a scary injury versus the Giants that was later diagnosed as a concussion. But for stretches on Saturday, both the offe...


Hugo Lloris signs new five-and-a-half year Spurs deal

Here is a round up of the best photos from Tottenham's training session ahead of Christmas Day. "I think it is realistic because there are a lot of games to p...


Time to Do Away with the Electoral College

Therefore, they introduced the concept of the Electoral College. Under such a scenario, a constitutional amendment would not be needed to make the change, as ...


Four Washington Electors Break Ranks, Oregon Sticks With Clinton

Three voted for former Secretary of State and Republican Colin Powell, while a fourth cast a ballot for a Native American elder named Faith Spotted Eagle . "...


This Family Was Assaulted by Police After Seeking Help from 911

And instead of the White police officer who responded to the call arresting the man, Jacqueline Craig , along with two family members, ended up in handcuffs fo...


Sheriff: Suspects in MS slayings arrested in Kansas

The couple was stopped in a Dodge Charger but drove away, authorities said. Two people wanted in connection with burglary investigation and triple homicide in...


Mother charged after second newborn dies from co-sleeping, deputies say

In 2009, she suffered a strikingly similar loss. The incident took place in Piche-Pitts's bedroom in Winter Haven , Florida , just a 45-minute auto ride eas...


City Council votes to repeal 'bathroom' ordinance if state repeals HB2

The city ordinance expanded a list of discriminatory protections to include marital and family status, sexual orientation, and gender identity and expression....


Police officer helps college student tie a necktie

When he got out, the student remonstrated with how he was running late for a presentation and needed to tie his tie. Folczyk took the tie back from Keeney and...


Clinton Email Search Warrant to Be Unsealed

The laptop, and possible classified emails on it, were reportedly uncovered during an investigation into allegations that Weiner had been sending explicit text ...


What Michelle Obama said in her final FLOTUS interview

He has been "a grown-up in the White House", she says. "My mother always taught me, 'Girl, you better keep it moving". Oprah conducted the interview with...


Iowa's population grew 2.9 percent since 2010

North Dakota had topped the list for the previous four years, mostly from people moving into the state for oil industry jobs. The census numbers show IL lost ...


Minnesota Electors Cast 10 Votes for Clinton

Washington state also saw four so-called " faithless electors" go rogue as only eight of the state's 12 electors voted for Clinton. Some Bernie Sanders suppo...


Despite Sunday Night Football stunt, Salvation Army still needs holiday donations

Dallas coach Jason Garrett wasn't quite as pleased, having lost 15 yards because of Elliott's celebration with a prop. The excessive celebration penalty came af...


Malik Monk's Scoring Ability Is The Key To His NBA Potential

Kentucky beat North Carolina 103-100 on Saturday in what was the most entertaining game of the season thus far and United Kingdom freshman Malik Monk was the...


Trainer Reed Recalls Devastating Barn Fire

The owner tells WKYT his staff had a hard time getting a dispatcher on the phone when calling 911. The reporters on the scene took interviews of Eric Reed, ...


Westminster mom jailed after 2-year-old found with frost bite

The 26-year-old mother also accused of leaving behind her toddler for at least seven hours, all alone as freezing temperatures set in. Her son had hypothermia a...


Boy, 3, shot and killed in road rage incident while with grandmother

Penney on Shackleford Road in response to a shooting. The grandmother honked her horn. The incident began Saturday evening when a motorist behind the grandmot...


Dictionary publisher's word of the year: 'surreal'

According to the Merriam-Webster's website , the word was chosen because it was "significantly" looked up more by users than in previous years. In early Decembe...


Here's Facebook's plan to crack down on fake news

The social media giant said Thursday it would draw on an worldwide fact-checking network led by Poynter , a nonprofit school for journalism, to label and bur...


Boswell's 6 field goals lead Steelers over Bengals 24-20

The Steelers move to 9-5 and stay in first place. After Boswell's 45-yard field goal, Cincinnati's next possession was aided by an Artie Burns pass interf...


New York Police rushes to rescue 'frozen woman' mannequin!

They said she appeared to be unresponsive. It was cold - around five degrees Fahrenheit - and the vehicle had snow cover and looked like it hadn't been moved in...


Obama Says Media Helped Putin in 'Obsession' With Leaks That Hurt Clinton

That is up from just 10 percent in July 2014. Obama said the "fierceness of partisan politics" was responsible for this. He called out Republicans for being...


Dylann Roof a coward full of hate, ignorance

The Rev. Sharon Risher, whose mother, Ethel Lance, was among the dead, said she was "overjoyed that this part is done". "I don't know how many people". Throug...


Snow emergency declared in Wisconsin Rapids

Street parking will be prohibited from 7 a.m. Saturday to 9 a.m. Sunday in Wisconsin Rapids because of a storm that could bring up to a foot of snow and bitte...


FBI, CIA agree Russia hacks aimed to boost Trump

Obama said he would continue working to stop cyber attacks from Russian Federation and other countries. "In recent days, I have had several conversations with...


Trump Puts Ronna Romney McDaniel In Line To Be Next RNC Chairwoman

Ronna Romney McDaniel, the Michigan Republican Party chair, speaks before a Republican presidential primary debate in Detroit in March. "I'm excited to have a...


Wind Chill a factor Sunday and Monday across SE Texas

A few snow showers are possible later tonight as the arctic air begins its retreat. Including the snow we saw Friday morning this storm will last 36 hours by ...


Winter weather advisory to begin Friday night

The Michigan Department of Transportation reminds motorists to adjust speeds based on conditions, and to take it slow in ice and snow. Temperatures are expected...


JPMorgan Chase Hacker Allegedly Ran a Bitcoin Exchange

Aaron - who agreed to return to the United States to face the charges at a hearing Thursday in U.S. District Court in Manhattan - was arrested Wednesday as soon...


Winter Weather Advisory for Friday through Saturday

That chilly weather is sticking around for a while as well thanks to a pair of two cold fronts, and Saturday could see up to two inches of snow fall on the ci...


Indiana Town Without Police Dept. After Entire Force Resigns

Michael Thomison, the former marshal, alleges that town council members would complain if they or their family members were stopped for traffic violations. Th...


Trump's Newest National Security Staffer Once Suggested Obama Lied About Being Black

Crowley has a Ph.D.in worldwide relations from Columbia University and previously served as a foreign policy assistant and communications director for former Pr...


Intense cold coming later this week, and so is the snow

For the midstate on Wednesday, expect sunny skies and a high near 36. The coldest night of early winter comes Sunday night with a low around 10 below. "We'r...


Russian hack story fuels bid to reject Trump in Electoral College

As expected, Mr Trump's transition team formally announced he would name Goldman Sachs president Gary Cohn, 56, to head the White House National Economic Co...


For First Time Canada To Issue Currency Note Featuring Woman's Picture

Desmond (1914-1965) challenged racial segregation policies in the eastern province of Nova Scotia in 1946 - years before Rosa Parks helped spark the USA civil r...


GM pitches in for Wreaths Across America

Each December, the mission to remember, honor and teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as over ...


Carrier union president Chuck Jones discusses Trump tweets

Jones says he'd be glad to sit down with Trump if he's honest about saving American jobs. As Salon's own Gary Legum pointed out last week , the Trump deal re...