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Pulse gunman's widow pleads not guilty to 2 federal charges

Visibly nervous and bewildered, Salman quietly acknowledged Tuesday that she understood the two felony charges alleging she assisted her husband and obstructed ...


Sisters who vanished in 1985 found in Houston

Authorities believe Elaine Yates left the home with her daughters after having a domestic dispute with their dad. A warrant was issued for Yates' arrest in 19...


Massive alligator spotted in Florida reserve

Joiner shared the video with the Circle B Bar Reserve Facebook group on Sunday, Jan. 15. When asked by the station about its weight, she responded, "Huge!" ...


Protests block Milo Yiannopoulos speaking event

He was scheduled to speak on campus until demonstrators turn violent. Yiannopoulos was permanently suspended from Twitter in July following claims he had ...


Cleveland Officers Get 'Administrative' Charges for Tamir Rice Killing

Garmback was charged with failing to follow police procedure and failing to report his arrival time to the radio dispatcher immediately after arriving at the ...


Trump's cabinet nominees keep contradicting him

Burr's new position, detailed in a statement issued with Sen. He stood by the intelligence community's report that said Russian Federation hacked into e...


NC NAACP asks Tillis to reject Sessions as attorney general

Sessions' promises failed to convince Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey, who broke Senate tradition to testify Wednesday about his Alabama colleague's civil r...


Winter storm to bring crippling ice, rainfall to central US

As precipitation moves into the area Friday night, conditions will be favorable for a mix of sleet and freezing rain, according to the National Weather Servi...


Charleston killer, Dylann Roof sentenced to death

Acting as his own attorney, he said, "I felt like I had to do it and I still feel like I have to do it", Roof said then, ABC News reported. On Tuesday, lead a...


Rhett Lashlee confident leaving Auburn is right decision

Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn says UConn is giving Lashlee a "great opportunity" to implement and run his own offense. The rushing offense surged to 318.9 yards...


Mina: Accused cop killer shot 'defenseless' Clayton on ground

Police arrested a former supervisor at the fried-chicken restaurant where Loyd worked, an ex-girlfriend and a niece on Tuesday and Wednesday on charges of hel...


Who is Jared Kushner, Donald Trump's Senior Advisor?

The anti-nepotism law was not directly at issue in the case, but Judge Laurence Silberman, appointed by President Ronald Reagan, wrote then that the law probabl...


Tuesday weather: Winter advisory calls for more snow

The heaviest snow is expected between 3 a.m. and 7 a.m., creating hazardous driving conditions and poor visibility. Saturday: A chance of rain. South wind 5...


Democrats Form Congressional Caucus To Support Public Education

The confirmation hearing for Betsy DeVos , the billionaire philanthropist who is President-elect Donald Trump's choice for secretary of education , has been d...


Sessions Would Recuse Himself From Clinton Investigations

Sessions is likely to face questions about his past, including his rejected nomination in 1986 for a federal judgeship over accusations that he had made a ser...


Food City honoring local law enforcement with appreciation breakfast

He also met with representatives from the Maryland Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors, an organization that provides resources for families and coworkers o...


PM Modi at Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

When the PIO card is seen, "we don't see the colour of the passport but the blood ties", Modi said to huge applause. Modi also said that the govermment will l...


Nana Akufo-Addo Sworn In As Ghana's President

I will not let you, the people of Ghana, down. In Nigeria - known for contested elections and its violent aftermath - Goodluck Jonathan made an unprecedented ...


Latest National Weather Service Winter Storm Warning for Stafford-LBI

Reuters is reporting that police from Oklahoma and Arkansas began reporting scores of accidents on Friday as the storm moved in and by Friday evening, the ...


Adoptive mother charged with boyfriend in Bucks rape-murder of girl, 14

Weintraub told the Inquirer . Both are facing at least 17 charges each, including criminal homicide, rape, kidnapping, abuse of a corpse, child endangerment,...


Winter weather advisory in effect as snow moves into midstate

It will continue falling in some areas through Saturday morning. "Approximately one to two (inches) are anticipated based on the current storm models ", sa...


Where To Get Free Weed On Inauguration Day - Wake & Bake at 8am

Possession of up to two ounces of marijuana is legal in the District of Columbia, thanks to the passage of Ballot Initiative 71 , a campaign that was headed ...


Christmas tree recycling starts in Pueblo

The last day for dropping off trees is January 11. Luckily, local services make it easy. The city, its solid waste contractors and Leaaf Environmental are worki...


Storms Pummel Deep South, Killing Four in Alabama

Kris Ware, the spokesman for Houston's County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) says that teams are now still attempting in recovering all the bodies from the d...


Suspects in child's sexual assault, stabbing told authorities a dog attacked her

Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar told reporters that officers had been called to a home in San Antonio after receiving reports that a one-year-old girl had...


Boulder weather: Snow begins overnight, should continue all week

The National Weather Service forecast a high of 2 degrees F through Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 for North Dakota's Capital. National Weather Service is predicting ...


NAACP occupies Jeff Sessions' office to protest AG nomination

Sessions lost a nomination from President Ronald Reagan to become a federal judge after accusations that he had made racist remarks. Members of the National...


Gov. Cuomo Proposes Free Tuition for Eligible NYS Students

Almost one million students from middle- and working-class families attending public colleges and universities in NY state would no longer pay tuition , if an ...


Four Children Dead Following Chemical Poisoning in Amarillo

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has hired a private contractor to help. No criminal charges will be filed at present, Amarillo Special Crimes sa...


Mom's death streams live on Facebook

Keiana Herndon , 25, often live-streamed videos through Facebook, according to her father, Richard. She was transported to a local hospital, but unfortunately, ...


Federal judge halts transgender protections in Obamacare

The court ruled on Saturday against the federal government, the judge indicated that a preliminary injunction was appropriate as the federal health mandate vi...


Former Army reservist escapes detention center in Rhode Island

Army Reservist who escaped a Rhode Island prison on New Year's Eve and was last known to be near Attleboro. A police source tells NBC Boston that the vehicle ...


North Carolina Judge Blocks Attempt To Strip Governor Of Some Powers

County election boards would have two members from each party, rather than the current three members with a majority from the governor's party. The State Board ...


Tony Romo will play Sunday for Cowboys

The Eagles took advantage of the second one at the Cowboys 49. During Sunday's finale between the Eagles and Dallas Cowboys, there was a lot of interest f...


Workers' base wage goes up in 19 states

The National Federation of Independent Businesses has called the recommendation irresponsible. The minimum wage moves from $10 to $11 an hour on Sunday, putti...


Sammy Watkins Wants New Coach To Change Culture

Will Anthony Lynn shed the "interim" tag as the Bills head coach? Coming off a 10-6 season in which they barely missed the playoffs in 2015, the Jets have bee...


A Family's Menorah Sculpture Was Vandalized, Turned Into a Swastika

Ellis stated that she explained to her children that not everyone learns about the same things. Ellis's Facebook post quickly received nearly 2,000 shares and...


Wachtell's George Conway a Potential Trump Pick for Solicitor General

George Conway declined to comment, but the source said he would accept the position should Trump tap him to be the government's top litigator. "Conway, who is...


Multiple People Shot Following Meek Mill Concert in CT

A Meek Mill concert was being held at the venue Friday night and was just letting out as the shooting occurred shortly after 11 p.m. Police said those people ...


Northwestern's Dererk Pardon will not play against Michigan State

A double-digit lead evaporated with a 15-3 run from the Spartans. "We know it's tough, and I've been through it, so we needed a lot of leadership", said Ellis, ...


Judge denies motion to delay Roof competency hearing

Following the timeline of the tragic shooting, families of the victims and their legal representatives shared their thoughts on life ahead for not only themselv...


United Nations has failed to solve global problems, says Trump

In a brief statement delivered outside of his Mar-a-Lago Estate, Trump claimed that Sprint plans to bring 5,000 jobs back to the United States and a new compa...


Woman dies, two kids hurt after fall from chair lift in Granby

Police say one of the children was hospitalized in stable condition and the other was flown to Children's Hospital in suburban Denver for treatment. Medical p...


First major storm descends on ME with snow, rain, high winds

A nor'easter scheduled to hit Maine Thursday is expected to blanket northern and western parts of the state with 12 to 18 inches of snow while eastern and coast...


San Antonio Uber driver criticizes Mack Brown while he's in the vehicle

It's not clear where they were headed in the Uber, but based on Amin's Twitter profile , hilarity ensued along the way. Strong was sacked last month, and repla...


Sprint Joins Trump Welcoming Committee With Promise of 5000 US Jobs

Trump told reporters the Sprint and OneWeb jobs will contribute to SoftBank's pledge to create 50,000 jobs in the United States. Trump said the deal "...


Ronda Rousey makes weight for UFC 207

Unlike fellow UFC icon McGregor, there has been a notable absence of bravado. In a self-promotional sport like UFC, that's a big no-no. "I feel like UFC want ...


LaVell Edwards, who made BYU football power, dies at age 86

Edwards was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2004, two years after he was inducted into the school's Hall of Fame. "There are a lot of great t...


Jimmy Butler continues to like and make the big shot

Coach Kenny Atkinson will have all the players available for this tilt as he's hoping to end the negative road record. The victory moved Chicago to 16-16 and av...


Obama Designates Two New National Monuments In Nevada And Utah

Ute, Shoshone, Hopi, and Zuni have even longer-standing connections to Bears Ears. "Against an absolutely black night sky, our galaxy and others more distant ...