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Campus free speech at center of legislative debate in Colorado

Trump, whose chief strategist Steve Bannon was Milo's boss at Breitbart , did not mention the speaker by name in his threatening tweet early Thursday morning. ...


Eleven arrested during protest against conservative comedian at NYU

The event description, which has since been taken down, encouraged students to join them to " let NYU know that we will not stand for bigotry, racism, homophobi...


2-year-old girl missing in Manchester, NH

Thursday. Pena was reported missing this morning at around 3:30 a.m. after police were called to the home to investigate a missing child, according to Capt. O...


French soldier shoots machete-wielding attacker outside Louvre

French police said the attacker - who was seriously injured and is fighting for his life in hospital - yelled "Allahu Akbar" as he tried to gain access to the...


Over 100000 Visas Revoked After Trump's Travel Ban, Government Lawyer Says

A State Department memo released earlier this week revealed that the visa revocations were a result of Trump's executive order, with exemptions for some diplo...


GOP lawmaker withdraws bill to sell federal land

In Colorado, almost 94,000 acres of land were slated for sale to the public, effectively turning them into private property if the bill became law. Here's mor...


Ronald Gasser indicted with 2nd degree murder of Joe McKnight

It's a more serious charge than the manslaughter charge for which Gasser was arrested December 5. The maximum penalty for second-degree murder is life without p...


Collins, Murkowski to Vote No on DeVos

DeVos is the product of her experience, " Collins said. Murkowski at a Tuesday hearing of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions warned...


Betsy DeVos approved by Senate committee; Price, Mnuchin votes delayed

Maine's other USA senator, independent Angus King, who caucuses with Democrats, already said he would vote against DeVos' nomination, also citing concerns abo...


Hostage Situation Ongoing at Delaware Prison

However, The Associated Press reports prison guards were taken hostage by inmates. A hostage situation was unfolding at a DE prison on February 1, 2017. Geoff...


Frontier Airlines to Add Non-Stop Flights from Hopkins to Four New Cities

The new services will arrive in spring. Cincinnati-to-San Diego service starts May 21 on the same weekly schedule. Delta made cuts there in 2015. Frontier also ...


FedEx keeps driver who stopped flags from being burned

Two of the protesters were arrested Thursday for violating Iowa City's public open burn ordinance. Born and raised in northern rural Wisconsin, she is an av...


'Polite' moose falls into family basement in Idaho

Police say the window opened and the moose was able to push its way through. Homeowner Julie Emerick used furniture such as couches and mattresses to try to k...


Maura Healey follows viral Trump tweet with federal lawsuit over immigration order

The President's executive order is a threat to our Constitution. Additionally, Boston-based Oxfam America plans to join the lawsuit as a plaintiff because pre...


Cuomo to propose amendment to protect Roe v

The governor says in NY, he'll try to protect those rights. "And those rights have to be protected". Cuomo announced the measure as President Trump is about t...


Delta grounds domestic flights due to 'automation issues'

The airline said in a statement more cancellations were expected as a result of the outage, especially at Delta's hubs like Minneapolis, Atlanta, New York's J...


Trump orders strategy within 30 days for IS defeat

I am, however, articulating the same adage, we've all heard for years, 'guilty by association.' Is it wrong for Americans to support the increased vetting of ra...


President Trump says he'll announce Supreme Court pick Tuesday

Jeff Merkle, a pro-abortion Oregon Democrat, said in an interview on Monday morning that he will filibuster any pick other than pro-abortion Judge Merrick g...


A message from Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton regarding recent immigration actions

Following President Donald Trump's executive order to temporarily ban travel to the United States by citizens of seven countries, Missouri's universities are ...


United States judge allows travellers who landed with visas to stay

President Trump's Executive Orders remain in place-prohibited travel will remain prohibited, and the US government retains its right to revoke visas at any t...


Trump's refugee order is a disgraceful, incompetent overreach

CUNY Chancellor James Milliken said Trump's order could impact roughly 120 students and some staffers. "Jeffries said this is a result of Trump's "unpreced...


GM, Honda Working on Affordable Fuel Cell Vehicles for 2020

The partnership will lead to mass production of fuel cell systems, starting in 2020 at a factory in MI, the two companies said. The manufacturing facility will ...


Malia Obama Attended Sundance's Dakota Access Pipeline Protest

Woodley stated that it was great to see that Malia realizes that if she doesn't participate in democracy there could be no world left for her future children. H...


Very little, if any, accumulation expected with rain, snow mix

Through the day Sunday, there will be scattered rain and snow showers. The weather service said snow would be heavy at times late Sunday afternoon and eveni...


Cuomo offers legal aid to airport detainees, protection for transit workers

But the governor also used the opportunity to comment on President Donald Trump's executive order from Friday that bars refugees from seven Muslim-majority coun...


Voices: ACA should be improved upon, not repealed

Perhaps not surprisingly, the least support came for the mandate to have insurance, with 50 percent favoring requiring people to pay a penalty if they lack co...


Emmett Till accuser exaggerated claims that led to lynching

Emmett Till , a 14-year-old black boy from Chicago died an unspeakably terrible death at the hands of two white men while visiting racially segregated MS in 195...


Drought eases some in Hall, remains extreme in Habersham, White counties

The combination of categories in extreme and exceptional drought now cover less than half of 1 percent of the lower 48 states, the lowest point since October 5,...


Online opposition to Betsy DeVos grows

As a former teacher and school board member, as well as someone who worked for education reform alongside DeVos when I lived in MI 20 years ago, I can not think...


Senator Chuck Schumer Speaks Out On Trump's Facts

As ABC News notes , the Democratic plan would invest $210 billion to fix decaying bridges and roads and an additional $200 billion for a "vital infrastructure ...


Missing Virginia mom, 2 infants found safe after blind date, house fire

Sunday at the Downtown Tunnel heading west. Police confirmed that the Jeep was spotted traveling through the tunnel. A fire broke out at Lamping's home early Su...


Chicago 'Carnage' a Job for the Feds, Trump Warns

In August, following the high-profile shooting death of basketball star Dwyane Wade's cousin, Nykea Aldridge, Trump pointed to the killing and suggested on soci...


Senate Panel Votes to Advance UN Nominee Haley

Haley, 45, will be part of President Donald Trump's cabinet and is expected to play an important role in advising Trump on foreign policy, in addition to repres...


Obama's Parting Gift: $221 Million Sent to Palestinians

Ed Royce (R-CA) and Rep. Kay Granger (R-TX), the latter of whom objected to the Palestinian Authority petitioning for more recognition from the global community...


China Warns US They'll Protect Claims in South China Sea

That person also said various military enhancements were under consideration, such as basing a second aircraft carrier in the region; deploying more destroyers,...


Steelers' Mike Tomlin fines Antonio Brown 10K for Facebook video

Brown is expected to be fined by the Steelers for posting the video, which also violated the NFL's social media policy. Brown later deleted the video and a...


Supreme Court nixes appeal to restore Texas voter ID law

The decision could prove a fleeting victory for voting rights advocates though, as Chief Justice John Roberts wrote in a three-paragraph statement on the deni...


Woman pulled from burning auto calls officer her angel

The woman called 911 and told dispatchers she was trapped in her burning vehicle. It takes Officer Schwering about one minute to break the window and grab Nov...


At least 4 dead after tornado touches down in Mississippi

Phil Bryant shared condolences on Facebook and said he had made contact with the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency regarding relief. Officials warned ...


Atlas V set to launch USA missile warning satellite Thursday

Thursday, with a live broadcast from ULA, but during the window, a plane entered the launch range, according to News 13. Spectators are flocking into Space ...


Trump protesters descend on DeploraBall before inauguration

The inauguration party was attended by 1,000 so-called " deplorables ", a label Trump supporters have embraced since Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton's camp...


People are comparing Kellyanne Conway's coat to the Patriots logo

Another user said that the outfit gave her a "Napoleon realness". Senior advisor to Donald Trump , Kellyanne Conway, says that a change is underway in the ...


Notorious drug lord 'El Chapo' extradited to US, Mexico's Foreign Ministry

Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Loera was extradited to the U.S.by Mexican authorities Thursday, the Justice Department announced. Guzman is fac...


Wiregrass facing potential severe weather threat this weekend

WHAT WE KNOW: A complex severe weather pattern is setting up for Alabama, as a deep upper trough with strong wind fields will approach from the west. These stor...


Local women see Washington march as a way to brighten the future

We call on people of all genders to march in London as part of an global day of action in solidarity. The message of the organisers is one of unity. "They h...


AG Healy Speaks Out Against Trump EPA Admin Pick

Instead, Scott Pruitt reassigned his staff to focus on filing lawsuits against the federal agency he's now selected to lead. "It's critical that you recuse yo...


Hundreds of thousands of Skittles spill onto Wisconsin highway

Tuesday, according to a post on the Dodge County Sheriff's Office Facebook page Wednesday. According to the police, hundreds of thousands of Skittles fell o...


President Barack Obama's final press conference

Military and government information. For many others, however, it will be hard to sustain the hope that Obama heralded eight years ago, and defended one last ti...


Tremors felt in Rome after quake hits central Italy

Some ten minutes later, at 11:25 a.m., a third one measuring 5.3 struck the same area, the INGV said . In the town of Amatrice, which was affected by the earth...


Lawmakers Grill Scott Pruitt, Trump's Pick to Head EPA

The League of Conservation Voters took the unusual step last week of warning senators it will score the chamber's vote on Pruitt, even before his confirmation h...