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'Bachelor' star Chris Soules jailed after deadly Iowa crash

PHOTOS: Chris Soules & Fiancée Celebrate "DWTS" Premiere, But Could His Dance Partner Threaten Their Engagement? Soules was arrested at 1:16 a.m.in his hometo...


Senate confirms UGA alumnus Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

Bailey, President and CEO of GMA, "As Secretary of Agriculture , Sonny Perdue's agricultural business background and experience as governor will serve the US...


White House names new Secret Service director

He comes to the Secret Service after serving in several roles with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, most recently being appointed acting deputy commissioner ...


Trump to order review of national monuments

Signed at the behest of anti-public lands members of Congress - the Utah delegation in particular - Trump's order will undoubtedly set into motion a slow-moving...


Trump is heading into the biggest week of his presidency

The poll also contained some positive results for Trump: 96 percent of those who voted for him in the election said they would do it again - higher than the...


Tad Cummins in court Monday, Thomas back home

Cummins spent the night in jail before FBI agents took him to Sacramento, where he faces federal charges of crossing state lines with intent to have sexual rela...


Sanctuary cities threatened with loss of federal grant money

Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon says the Trump administration is basing its policies on "principles of white supremacy" and not American values. De Blasi...


Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of dairy industry

In an interview on BNN, MAAW Law trade lawyer Mark Warner said Canadians shouldn't be surprised the issue landed in Trump's crosshairs, given it was triggered b...


Jennifer Hudson dances with legendary producer Clive Davis at documentary premiere

Robert De Niro, Clive Davis and Grace Hightower attend the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival Opening Night Party in New York April 19, 2017. The film, titled Clive ...


Turkish opposition challenges presidential powers vote

The report claims Erdogan will meet Trump to discuss, among other issues, Turkey's demand for the United States to extradite Fethullah Gulen, an Islamic cleri...


School board delays decision on Central City school closure

In a final budget markup Wednesday, the Board of Finance chose to keep both town and school budgets at a zero-percent increase over this year with the assumptio...


Idaho unemployment drops to 3.5 percent

Cory Kelly with Iowa Workforce Development says the March unemployment rate fell to 3.1 percent compared to 3.2 percent in February. Hughson had a March rate of...


Warrants sought in Michigan State investigation

A charge of third degree criminal sexual conduct against Robertson was issued on Friday morning in 55th district court in Mason. Michigan State football pla...


Trump touts plans to put 'American workers first'

The order , in essence, states American-made products and manufacturers should be used in the nation's construction and transportation projects. New rules and ...


Hospital: Seattle officer in critical condition

A 30-year-old male officer was shot in the chin and rib cage; a veteran male officer had a bullet glance his hand; and a 42-year-old female officer was shot in ...


Future of revamped health care bill remains dubious in House

Conservatives seem to be more on board with the plan, according to the report , but at the cost of moderate votes. Republicans don't talk much about the pr...


UC Berkeley flip-flops on Ann Coulter, proposes May date

It appears UC Berkeley is in for another political brawl, this time with Ann Coulter , who tells The Hollywood Reporter that she'll speak at the famously...


Tropical Storm Arlene forms in the Atlantic

Experts say El Nino conditions usually result in more wind shear, which cuts down on the number of tropical storms and hurricanes. The first was Tropical Storm ...


Lorry driver drags vehicle for miles on motorway in California without realising

The driver of the truck claims to have no idea that a collision occurred. In the video, the big rig is caught dragging a Nissan Maxima for four miles. The crash...


Trump objections don't stop overhaul of Baltimore police

Representatives of the city of Baltimore, however, wanted to move forward without delay. The Baltimore government and police agreed on the decree past year,...


White Nationalist Speaks at Auburn University

Social media accounts of the chaos show violence erupting as police attempted to maintain order, and each side - those supporting the "alt-right" and those prot...


Arkansas judge: Order guided by law, not execution views

The state can ask the Arkansas Supreme Court to reconsider its decision or appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court, which on Monday opted not to vacate a separate stay...


VA testing partnership with CVS to reduce veterans' wait times

The Choice program allows some veterans to apply their federal health benefits for care in the private sector, ABC News reported . The $10 billion Choice p...


Judge's anti-death penalty protest riles conservatives

Attorney General Leslie Rutledge's office said she planned to file an emergency request with the state Supreme Court to vacate Griffen's order, saying Griffen s...


Melania Trump reminds Donald to put hand on heart during anthem

Military families, children from local schools and hospitals and the children of White House staff members were in attendance at the event. The 46-year-old, h...


Murder suspect posts $35M bail, upsetting victim's family

The $35 million bail is the highest ever in San Mateo County's history, a county official said, according to reports . In California, the value of property use...


Pro-Trump, anti-Trump protesters clash in Berkeley, Calif.

Berkeley's city manager just approved an administrative rule banning things used as weapons such as pepper spray, rocks and sticks. An estimated 500 protester...


ICE Arrests of Undocumented Immigrants Have Jumped Dramatically Under Trump

The largest percentage increase comes from the Philadelphia office, however, which has arrested six times as many immigrants as the previous year. Among those...


Army says 1 dead, 2 injured in helicopter crash

One of the injured crew members is listed in serious condition and the other is in critical condition at the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the Universi...


WATCH Now Associate Justice Gorsuch Get Sworn In

On Monday, Neil Gorsuch was sworn in as the 113th justice of the Supreme Court, taking over the seat once occupied by Justice Antonin Scalia before he passe...


Lawyers: Don't rush Arkansas executions decision

The U.S. high court is set to hold oral arguments in that case April 24. He wrote that Ward and Davis have had "decades of appeals" and that the victims' famili...


Gwinnett DA: Criminal charges could be filed against fired officers next week

A Georgia police officer who was captured on video kicking a handcuffed man in the head has been fired, authorities said. Twenty-one-year-old Demetrius Hol...


Alabama governor faces impeachment hearings after ruling

Bentley vowed again he won't resign even as his political troubles mounted an. Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley walks towards the door after speaking during the an...


USA judge halts Arkansas plan for successive executions

While those court proceedings affect all scheduled executions, a third legal issue centers around the case of Bruce Ward. Her ruling covers nine inmates: six ...


DNA leads to arrest in murder of jogger in Massachusetts

Vanessa Marcotte's (MAR-cot) body was found August 7 in some woods in Princeton. A dark-colored SUV was seen in the area around the time Marcotte was killed, Ea...


Tillerson, Lavrov open tense meeting in Moscow

It is the first visit by a member of President Donald Trump's administration to Russian Federation. Moscow initially said Putin would not meet with Tillerso...


Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit

LGBT advocate GLAAD said that the bill was worse that Senate Bill 6, which prohibits transgender people from using the bathroom their choice in many buildings...


Choate Details Decades of Alleged Sexual Misconduct by Faculty

Many said the encounters "disturbed them throughout their adult lives", the report added. The reporting team identified 31 educators (only one from Choate-other...


NOMA event helps usher in season of egg hunts

Dastan Drake finds Easter eggs high up in the bushes but they're a little too high for his reach so dad Eric (not pictured) gives him a bit of a boost to reach ...


Iowa House approves limits to medical malpractice lawsuits

The two most noteable bills for folks in northwest Iowa are the Omnibus Firearms Bill that's been garnering so much attention lately, and a bill to allow deer h...


Trump allowing states to block some Planned Parenthood money

Republicans used the Congressional Review Act to reverse the regulation, which Obama signed during his final months in office. The measure overturns a...


Trump Congratulates 'Great Military Men, Women' For Syria Strike

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop told Sky News the latest chemical weapons attack showed Assad could not be part of the political outcome in Syria. A statement r...


Marshals nab last of 'cocaine cowboys,' on lam for 26 years

Authorities caught a break in their search in 2013 when Falcon was involved in a auto accident in Orlando and used a fake ID with a Miami address. The man's...


Man dragged off United flight plans to sue

Demetrio also said he doesn't believe Dao's race - Dao came to the US from Vietnam in 1975 during the fall of Saigon - played a role in what happened. Another v...


'It's not too late' to get rid of FBI director, Trump says

The way the prez sees it. "When he was reading those charges, she was guilty of every charge , and then he said she was essentially OK". Of course, most Hill...


Bull versus the girl: iconic NY statues at loggerheads

Mayor Bill de Blasio, who has applauded the statue's presence on Wall Street and supported a push to extend her permit through February 2018, tweeted dismissive...


Ben Carson gets stuck in elevator in Miami

On Carson's ride down to the lobby, his elevator doors jammed, trapping the HUD secretary inside. So was Mourning really to blame? Carson was visiting the C...


Rolling Stone, University of Virginia admin agree to end defamation case

The settlement brings an end to a lawsuit that had roiled the U-Va. community with a case study in the practice and ethics of journalism. Eramo argued that cont...


New York lawmakers approve free middle class college tuition

It is in line with a greater initiative by NY state and Cuomo to improve higher education throughout the state. He first announced the proposal in January ...


Jeff Sessions Prepares DOJ For Crackdown On Unauthorized Border-Crossers

Sessions ordered all border district United States attorneys to begin making felony cases against individuals who illegally enter the USA and have done so two t...