Wednesday August 23-rd, 2017

US Supreme Court declines to restore early voting in Ohio US Supreme Court declines to restore early voting in Ohio

An appeals court last month reversed that decision , observing that OH, even without the benefit of extra days of early voting and same-day registration, was a "national leader" in providing additional opportunities to vote early. But Republican sta...

Police pursuit of stolen semi-truck across Inland Empire Police pursuit of stolen semi-truck across Inland Empire

The semi-truck appeared to belong to ACTenviro, which handles "hazardous waste and environmental management needs", according to the company website . WATCH LIVE COVERAGE HEREThe incident began at around 10:30 a.m. PST in Apple Valley, where the dri...

Michelle Obama Dances, Dishes On Her Legacy As First Lady On 'Ellen' Michelle Obama Dances, Dishes On Her Legacy As First Lady On 'Ellen'

She praised the staff for helping to raise 18-year-old Malia and 15-year-old Sasha , saying they had loved and taken care of her family. When Steph Curry and Michelle Obama were guests on The Ellen Show that aired Tuesday, Michelle brought up ...

Pneumonia diagnosis fuels questions about Clinton's health

Also on Monday, the Republican nominee opened a highly unusual front of attack on the chair of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, suggesting she was keeping interest rates low deliberately in the U.S. At the apartment, she played with her grandchildr...

With a new plane, Clinton courts media on the campaign trail

At the televised forum on Wednesday night, Trump said he was "shocked" by information he got during the briefing. Obama, who was in Laos for a summit with South East Asia leaders and his final trip to east Asia, said that Trump holds contradict...

Hurts has record-setting starting debut as Tide downs Hilltoppers, 38-10

They do a lot of movement, especially against us. We're going to continue to work with the quarterbacks, and continue to rep them to get them better. "(Taylor) was a starter a whole year, so he was suspended for a game. I think he is one of the bes...

Trump grants interview to Russia-backed TV network

Trump also renewed his praise of Russian President Vladimir Putin for having "great control over his country". "You actually have to know what you are talking about and you actually have to have done your homework". "I don't know who hacked". Inste...

Clement scores twice as UW rolls Clement scores twice as UW rolls

Respect for Akron , a Mid-American Conference team that beat FCS school VMI by 23 in its season opener at home. Bart Houston made some big-time throws. The game is also airing on a live stream online. The running back had nine carries for 74 yar...

Hillary Clinton recovering from pneumonia, says doctor

Hillary Clinton said at the weekend she regretted saying that half of Donald Trump's supporters belong in a "basket of deplorables"- a remark the billionaire Republican slammed as her "worst mistake of the political season". "At a multimillion-doll...

Trump to make 2nd Ohio campaign appearance this week Trump to make 2nd Ohio campaign appearance this week

Kaine points to God and what he calls the attractive diversity of the human family and says he believes "we're supposed to celebrate it, not challenge it". Comments about voters - especially at private fundraisers - have tripped up presidential hopef...

Ronald Reagan's would-be assassin released from Washington DC mental hospital

According to the BBC , Judge Paul Friedman's judgment to release Hinckley was because medical assessments showed that he has had "no symptoms of active mental illness" since 1983. Mr Hinckley was found not guilty by reason of insanity but was sent...

Keenan Allen Suffers Torn ACL Keenan Allen Suffers Torn ACL

This would be a huge loss to the Chargers offense, as Allen is a highly productive WR, recording no less than 67 receptions in his first three seasons. The wide receiver had fallen to the ground away from the play. Before going down last season, Alle...

ITT Tech Closes More Than 130 Campuses

ITT Tech has no one to blame but itself for its failure. The chain was banned from enrolling new students in August 25, because those students would take out federal loans, burdening taxpayers with paying for those degrees. Last week the education...

White House appoints first Federal Chief Information Security Officer White House appoints first Federal Chief Information Security Officer

The Obama Administration today appointed Brigadier General Gregory J. Touhill as the first Federal Chief Information Security Officer . President Obama, in his fiscal 2017 budget proposal, asked for $19bn for cybersecurity safety across the USA ...

Roughed up by critics, Matt Lauer jokes with Dana Carvey Roughed up by critics, Matt Lauer jokes with Dana Carvey

When asked by the shock jock if he was in favor of invading Iraq, he said: "Yeah, I guess so". The forum also dealt with the treatment of veterans and their families, but Lauer never questioned Trump about his rhetorical attacks on the parents of...

Four reasons to buy the new iPhone 7 Four reasons to buy the new iPhone 7

You can then pair your smartphone and, perhaps, keep it safe in your bag, and carry the smaller and lighter Bluetooth adapter in a pocket. Think of the most obnoxious business suit you've ever met and you'll inevitably picture some Bluetooth do...

Hermine spins away from East Coast, batters shore with waves

He says there is a small possibility of the gale-force winds along the Atlantic coast of mainland Nova Scotia and predicts local rip currents on some beaches. Emergency officials warned that anyone who stays will not be able to leave after ferries sh...

Clinton calls Trump comment on security briefing 'undisciplined' Clinton calls Trump comment on security briefing 'undisciplined'

Trump used his appearance on NBC's Commander-in-Chief forum on Wednesday night to claim that that intelligence officers at the meeting were "not happy" with President Obama. but can I have your commitment that nothing that transpires in those meeting...

Rapper Desiigner Arrested After Midtown Road Rage Incident Rapper Desiigner Arrested After Midtown Road Rage Incident

According to sources speaking with TMZ , Desiigner and his crew were riding in an SUV when they got into a screaming match with people in a vehicle. and when police found the SUV shortly after, it was searched. Desiigner reportedly remains ...

Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect

The court's decision means MI voters will still be able to use the popular straight-ticket option, which allows them to support all candidates from one party with a single mark. Judge Gilman also penned a concurrence. Brewer argued in part that t...

President Obama condemns North Korea's fifth nuclear test President Obama condemns North Korea's fifth nuclear test

South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn called an emergency meeting of the National Security Council. The United States called on China to put pressure on North Korea to end its nuclear programme after Pongyang conducted its fifth and biggest n...

Clinton and Trump are trying to fix relationships with the media

Did Trump look presidential and act like a Commander-in-Chief when he asserted he knows more than U.S Generals, who he said have been reduced to rubble? JOHN YANG: It was in response to the candidates' back-to-back appearances last night on an ...

Bobby Shmurda Gets 7 Years In Prison Bobby Shmurda Gets 7 Years In Prison

Bobby - whose real name is Ackquille Pollard - has been in jail since 2014, when he was arrested with over a dozen cohorts on a slew of gun and drug charges. Shmurda frequently rapped about drug-dealing, violence, and even murder, which police said...

Assemblyman Bill Nojay Has Died Assemblyman Bill Nojay Has Died

Upstate Assemblyman Bill Nojay, who was under indictment for fraud, killed himself in front of cops at a local cemetery in Rochester, it was reported Friday. Should Nojay win, the county chairs of his district would nominate a replacement candidate o...

Oil, gasoline inventories plunge; crude prices rise Oil, gasoline inventories plunge; crude prices rise

Imports tumbled 21 percent as Tropical Storm Hermine moved into the Gulf of Mexico on August 28, disrupting shipping and output. Crude oil prices spiked after government data showed an outsized drop in inventories last week. Also helping to boost...

Spotlight on Chicago teacher contracts on first day of class Spotlight on Chicago teacher contracts on first day of class

During a Tuesday press conference at Burke Elementary, Mayor Rahm Emanuel praised CPS' commitment to offering students a comprehensive education that incorporates the arts, but failed to comment on a potential CTU strike. The upcoming vote is to prov...

US Green Party candidate to be charged over Dakota Access Pipeline protest US Green Party candidate to be charged over Dakota Access Pipeline protest

Protests have been ramping up against the pipeline, which the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe alleges could contaminate its water supply and disrupt culturally significant sites, since early August. "The pipeline will carry up to 570,000 barrels of highly...

Donald Trump still dislikes the media, but is ending his blacklist Donald Trump still dislikes the media, but is ending his blacklist

Donald Trump is now welcoming all media to cover his campaign. Mike Pence had promised five weeks ago to look into the issue. "Revoking press credentials was imprudent, pointless and offensive from the start". On the other hand, the cable news me...

Obama says Lake Tahoe is sacred; plans to return as citizen

He added that the USA would struggle to protect the environment "if we pretend a snowball in winter means nothing's wrong. if we boast about how we're going to scrap global treaties". Forest Service report found more than 60 million trees in the Sier...

Video shows vandals destroying popular Oregon rock formation Video shows vandals destroying popular Oregon rock formation

The newly-released cellphone video completely debunks the "natural causes" theory, though. For years and years, the sandstone pedestal on the OR coast was a tourist attraction, a flawless photo-op for its uncanny likeness to a duck's bill.

Trump seeks distance from donation supporting Florida AG Trump seeks distance from donation supporting Florida AG

She wouldn't say that Russian Federation wants to tip the election to Trump , but did pull out an old saying in Arkansas: "If you find a turtle on a fence post , it didn't get there by itself". It's not that there isn't plenty of negative coverage ...

Greta Quits Fox News Just As Election Heats Up

Fox News reached a settlement with former news anchor Gretchen Carlson, whose lawsuit claiming sexual harassment sparked a widespread probe at the network and ultimately the ouster of Roger Ailes, the Republican political strategist who built it int...

Brock Turner returns to Ohio, registers as sex offender

They held him until police arrived, the Associated Press reported. In March, Turner was found guilty of three sexual assault charges: assault with intent to commit rape, sexually penetrating an unconscious person with a foreign object and sexua...

Man admits abducting, killing Jacob Wetterling Man admits abducting, killing Jacob Wetterling

Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner says the Ramsey County Medical Examiner and a forensic odontologist identified the remains as Wetterling. A white ribbon with a large J hangs on a post along Minnesota Street as residents there await confirmation ...

13 shot to death, dozens wounded in Chicago shootings 13 shot to death, dozens wounded in Chicago shootings

Residents said they believe the two men were once again arguing about religion. No charges had been filed. Louis saw 50 murders per 100,000 people in 2015, the most in the country-it far exceeds other large United States cities in sheer number of hom...

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