Saturday October 21-st, 2017

Snyder: DEQ Actions Lacked Common Sense; 2 At Michigan DEQ Facing Discipline

The federal government has rejected state requests to declare the Flint water crisis a national disaster, a technical distinction that would provide the city with almost $100 million more for bottled water, filters, and, eventually, new water pipes...

Someone Made a Petition to Ban Cam Newton From Seattle's CenturyLink Field

Ban Newton as in don't allow him to set foot inside the stadium. Here's what he said on the petition. "'This should teach him to put his arrogance in check!!" When Cam Newton threw a 12 flag on the ground Seahawks fans were upset. The Charlott...

Bernie Sanders is gaining ground on Clinton Bernie Sanders is gaining ground on Clinton

The announcement comes after a Clinton-aligned super PAC suggested it would call on the 74-year-old Vermont senator to verify his health and one day before the fourth Democratic debate, held in Charleston, South Carolina. She framed next year's ele...

Ted Cruz Accuses Donald Trump Of 'Insulting Me Every Day'

Cruz, who frequently shows voters how well-versed he is in pop culture from the 1980s and '90s, then broke into another trademark accent - this time mimicking an old commercial for Chrysler. Beck has never endorsed a presidential candidate before a...

Cam Newton: 'Yeah, we are going to the Super Bowl' Cam Newton: 'Yeah, we are going to the Super Bowl'

Newton will take the dab to Santa Clara, Calif. It's no secret that many Denver Broncos fans live right here in the Magic City, and no doubt, there are some Carolina Panthers fans out there as well. The Broncos have the top defense in the league an...

Twitter top executives leave in major management shake-up

Dorsey also released a longer statement in answer to what he called "inaccurate press rumors" about the overhaul, in which he clearly noted that the departing executives "have chosen to leave the company". Though Twitter characterized the exec depart...

Dorsey Confirms Twitter Exec Shakeup

Also departing the company is Vine product exec Jason Toff , but Dorsey did not mention him in his statement. Dorsey added that the current CTO, Messinger will look over the entire group of consumer product and engineering, research user service, ...

Won't lose votes even if I shoot someone: Donald Trump

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is pretty sure there are no limits to his popularity. In his speech, which ripped into Donald Trump as much as it gushed about Cruz , Beck said Trump had to "apologize" to the conservative movem...

Protest outside Phoenix-area school after racial slur photo Protest outside Phoenix-area school after racial slur photo

The photo, showing the six Desert Vista High School teens smiling while their shirts spell out "N-I-*-*-E-R", went viral on Friday after it was posted on social media accounts. The district tells us the girls took the offensive photo for one of the s...

Video shows Paris attackers committing earlier IS atrocities

On November 13, nine attackers split into three groups and attacked a number of cafes, a rock concert at the Bataclan concert hall and the area around France's national stadium during a France-Germany soccer match, killing 130 people. It goes on to r...

Sanders Soars Past Clinton In Iowa Sanders Soars Past Clinton In Iowa

The Republican National Committee jumped to the self-identified democratic socialist candidate's defense during the last debate and American Crossroads, a super PAC founded by Karl Rove, has an ad in Iowa highlighting Clinton's ties to Wall Street....

'Confident': Singer Demi Lovato Joins Hillary Clinton for Iowa Rally

Her Democratic rival blamed "Wall Street money" for fueling the hits he's been taking from her. And that could be both fueling his rise and strengthening the Republican argument against her if she is the Democratic candidate in the fall. But, for oth...

Will Michael Bloomberg run as an Independent? It could happen

But the freakish confluence of events in the current presidential campaign convinced him things could be different in 2016. Sanders said Bloomberg's entry into the race would help make his point about the outsized influence of wealth in the US poli...

Newly released documents show more details in Chatman shooting Newly released documents show more details in Chatman shooting

Surveillance camera footage (5:36 mark in the video) shows Chatman bolting from the auto, and one of the plainclothes officers pointing a gun and firing in his direction. Brian Coffman , attorney for Chatman's family, objected to Toth's putting his f...

Clinton Confident There'll Be No Need for Bloomberg to Run

Meanwhile, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), who is challenging Clinton for the Democratic nomination, said he would relish a campaign against billionaires Trump and Bloomberg. "We'll see what kind of message he has", Kasich said on Fox's "Sunday...

1 week from Iowa: GOP flaunt endorsements, dismiss Bloomberg

Senate while Bloomberg was New York City mayor. "And I'm going to do the best I can to make sure that I get the nomination and we'll go from there". Dan Pfeiffer, a former aide to President Obama, said Bloomberg could carry enough states to deny any ...

Jeb Bush's New Boots Are Made for Mocking Donald Trump

After Marco Rubio's apparent footwear faux pas, most candidates might have avoided anything to do with boots. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Republican presidential candidate, former Florida Gov. Trump, who continues to dominate polling in the first prima...

Barbara Bush Gives Jeb! an Early Birthday Present: 35 Seconds of Attention Barbara Bush Gives Jeb! an Early Birthday Present: 35 Seconds of Attention

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Ted Cruz once proudly wore a belt buckle borrowed from George H.W. Bush that said: "President of the United States". Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush trotted out his mother to make thinly veiled attacks on Donald Tr...

Bloomberg considers entering U.S. presidential race

During an April 2014 appearance on NBC's Today , he said the answer was no, "plain and simple". The New York Times on Saturday anonymously quoted aides and associates of Bloomberg, a media magnate and three-term mayor of New York, as saying that...

New York City bridges and tunnels to close due to snow

The mayor is earmarking more money for affordable housing, mental health programs, a new Staten Island Ferry and increased park security in the weeks after a young woman reported being gang-raped by teenage boys at a Brooklyn playground.

Cruz and Trump exchange new attack ads

But the former presidential candidate, who has endorsed former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, said the candidates' positions on national security should matter. Ted Cruz is still within striking distance of the juggernaut that is Donald Trump. I think we...

New York's governor helped pull a stuck vehicle out of the snow

New York City's Metropolitan Transit Authority shut down bus service at noon. "There is absolutely no reason to be out in what will be one of the worst snowstorms in New York City history". The mayor was also asked whether it would be appropriate f...

US student held in North Korea, little information released

Otto Frederick Warmbier, a USA college student, has been detained in North Korea. A brief dispatch from the Korean Central News Agency identified Otto Frederick Warmbier, 21, an undergraduate student at the University of Virginia, accused of ente...

Clinton's response to Sanders has some Democrats worried

The Sanders campaign was on-point in bringing up David Brock's past as one who lies when politically expedient. Betsy Burton, 71, an independent voter in New Hampshire, says she sees a parallel between Obama's successful run in 2008 and Sanders' qu...

Marines missing after Hawaii helicopter crash declared dead Marines missing after Hawaii helicopter crash declared dead

The impact the tragedy had on the Marine Corps community and the nation was underscored Friday afternoon when President Barack Obama released a statement conveying his sympathies to family of the fallen. Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert Neller iss...

MI gov promises more transparency in Flint crisis MI gov promises more transparency in Flint crisis

An emergency manager was in control of Flint when it switched its water source from the Detroit system to the Flint River, which caused damage to the city's pipes and led to the lead contamination the city's dealing with now. "I will work to make t...

Kansas court rejects state's ban on common abortion method

The split means a lower court judge's injunction blocking the law remains in effect. Here, defensive victories like the defeat of that TRAP bill have been joined by new, proactive efforts to protect and expand women's rights. Their lawsuit cites on...

Marines Missing in Helicopter Crash Declared Deceased

The Marine Corps said the status of the Marines was changed to deceased on Wednesday, following five full days of search and rescue operations, The Associated Press reports . The commanding officer of the squadron, Lt. Col. Eric D. Purcell, thanked ...

Court: State Constitution protects abortion right

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Kansas and Mid-Missouri heralded the court's recognition of a right to an abortion in the Kansas Constitution. Trust Women, an abortion rights activist group affiliated with the late Dr. " You've got to go deeper...

Flight gear adorns crosses for 12 Marines killed in Hawaii Flight gear adorns crosses for 12 Marines killed in Hawaii

The spirit of our missing Marines was reflected in the actions of the many dozens of service members and others in Hawaii who searched day-and-night for the downed helicopters. - Capt. Steven R. Torbert , 29, Florence, Ala. - Sgt. Jeffrey A. Se...

Benghazi movie not on Hillary's list Benghazi movie not on Hillary's list

There isn't much depth to the story - even when the screenplay shoehorns in familial pathos - which holds back the film from being a stronger one. Way back in 2001, Bay made another movie about a surprise attack that caught the USA off guard, Pe...

The 13 Hours Scene That's 'Completely Untrue', According To Former CIA Chief The 13 Hours Scene That's 'Completely Untrue', According To Former CIA Chief

Christopher Stevens - but the heroism of these professional soldiers, "shadow warriors" as they call themselves, must be celebrated. "Oh, Pat. I know it must be so hard". I would also note that it earns its R rating for not shying away from showing...

Clinton Too Busy Campaigning to See New Benghazi Movie

I for one had trouble telling some of the actors apart- there's the big, muscled, bearded guy with red hair, the other big, muscled bearded guy with red hair, and then at the end (SPOILER ALERT) they're joined by a third big, muscled, bearded guy wit...

Missteps have helped Bernie Sanders gain ground in Iowa, NH

After Iowa and New Hampshire - two overwhelmingly white states - Sanders faces an electorate that is much more diverse and not as familiar with Sanders, especially in the South, which at the moment is Clinton Country. staffers and offices across the ...

4 things to watch for in the Democrats' debate

Recent polls show Sanders leading or within the margin of error in polls in the early nominating states of New Hampshire and Iowa. In the past two weeks, the Democratic race has gone from a relatively civil disagreement over policy to a contentious...

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