Wednesday July 26-th, 2017

Iran strikes back at USA with 'reciprocal' sanctions Iran strikes back at USA with 'reciprocal' sanctions

The Iranian move comes two days after the United States imposed sanctions on thirty foreign companies and individuals for allegedly violating export controls on Iran, North Korea and Syria. According to PressTV , the 15 American companies sanctioned...

Carolina Father Accused of Killing Newborn, Toddler

Deputies say the girls were found off of NC Highway 211 and Army Road in Raeford and were stabbed to death. The two children have been identified as 2-year-old Serenity Freeman and 4-day-old Genesis Freeman , according to a news release from ...

15 shot, one dead at Cincinnati nightclub 15 shot, one dead at Cincinnati nightclub

There was no indication the shooting was terror-related, Assistant Police Chief Paul Neudigate said on Twitter . Police believe there was only one gunman, although they are still investigating whether others may have been involved, Neudigate sai...

Self-driving Uber vehicle involved in rollover crash in Arizona Self-driving Uber vehicle involved in rollover crash in Arizona

She said Uber had also suspended testing in Pittsburgh and San Francisco for the day and possibly longer. According to Tempe Police, the self-driving vehicle was struck Friday in an auto collision involving two other vehicles. Uber hasn't been off ...

5 things to know: Lehigh County immigration policy

In Texas, the Travis County Sheriff's Office is openly disputing the numbers of detainers ICE claims it declined. The report specifically names communities that have "had the highest volume of detainers issued" between January 28 and February 3...

Florida Wildfire Tied to Man Burning Trash Florida Wildfire Tied to Man Burning Trash

Needless to say, that his impromptu barbecue didn't turn out the way he expected it to be. Florida Forest Service Public Information Officer Annaleasa Winter tells Global News the wildfire was the largest in Nassau County in nearly 20 years.

Utah Governor Signs Nation's Strictest Drunk Driving Law Utah Governor Signs Nation's Strictest Drunk Driving Law

In the letter, the governors said they support the plan's more flexible Medicaid program and phased-in transition from Obama's law. The Republican says police won't measure someone's blood alcohol level until they have seen visible signs of impairmen...

Copyright law protects decorative features on cheerleading uniform, SCOTUS rules Copyright law protects decorative features on cheerleading uniform, SCOTUS rules

The design is inseparable from the utility, in other words. In a 6-2 decision handed down today, the court backed Varsity Brands in its dispute with clothing company Star Athletica . Congress has declined to provide broad copyright protection to...

Multi-State Job Matching Website Hacked Multi-State Job Matching Website Hacked

Officials with America's JobLink, a multi-state web-based system, confirmed that a malicious third party "hacker" exploited a vulnerability in the AJL application code to view job-seeker's names, Social Security Numbers, and dates of birth.

Hawaii judge who blocked travel ban target of threats Hawaii judge who blocked travel ban target of threats

Trump has said the ban is necessary to protect the country from terrorist attacks, but his first order was halted by a federal judge in Seattle and a U.S. The new ban was announced this month. Both bans suspended the US refugee program for 120 days...

Storm System Moves Across The State Friday Evening Storm System Moves Across The State Friday Evening

A deep trough of low pressure is expected to be positioned across the central United States by mid-afternoon on Friday . That zone is home to almost 1.4 million people, and forecasters are warning them to expect storms and possible tornadoes throu...

California Health Advocates Not Satisfied By Tweaks To Replacement Plan California Health Advocates Not Satisfied By Tweaks To Replacement Plan

It also will keep the Medicaid expansion, but only until 2020. The bill would impose an "age tax" on older Americans . He also said that while health prices are rising - contrary to his goal of bending the cost curve - they're going up at a slow...

Rick Perry Decries Election of Gay Texas A&M Student Body President Rick Perry Decries Election of Gay Texas A&M Student Body President

Brooks was declared the victor on campus when it was found that the student with the most votes, Rober McIntosh, failed to provide receipts for glow sticks used in a campaign video. An investigation found that McIntosh had failed to file an expense r...

Dead, Including Police Officer, After Wisconsin Bank Shootout Dead, Including Police Officer, After Wisconsin Bank Shootout

The names of the four dead also were not released. In a news conference Wednesday night, the police confirmed one person is in custody and there are no more threats, according to a report in Fox 11 News. On being informed, the police rushed to th...

Woman found dangling from shoelaces after botched White House breach Woman found dangling from shoelaces after botched White House breach

On March 10, 26-year-old Jonathan Tuan-Anh Tran was arrested and accused of scaling a White House fence before traipsing on the grounds of the executive residence for a significant period of time. Chaffetz said that during Tran's 17 minutes of "lin...

Missing Tennessee student: From kissing allegation to manhunt Missing Tennessee student: From kissing allegation to manhunt

The report also recommended that the administration monitor Cummins' classroom to make sure students weren't there when they weren't supposed to be. School Superintendent Dr. Christopher J. Marczak issued a statement on Tuesday, saying: "On behal...

National Basketball Association commissioner addresses resting players National Basketball Association commissioner addresses resting players

But: Two things are undeniable: 1) Resting superstars on half of back-to-back's before the playoffs is in the players' and their teams' long-term best interests, and 2) Golden State sitting their stars against the Spurs (and vice versa) in a matchup ...

TBI urges vigilance as search continues for Middle Tenn. girl

The schoolmate said the student was "freaked out" by the alleged incident, according to the school district report. "She stated students hang out in his classroom a lot". "I just want her to let us know that she's okay". "Tad, this is not you". H...

Meals On Wheels Could Soon Face Funding Crisis

Both agencies provide funding for Meals on Wheels, although its main source of funding is the Older Americans Act overseen by the Health and Human Services Department. But it's a tiny amount. "We wanted to show that the impact is going to be on real ...

'No palace intrigue,' Ryan says of health bill 'No palace intrigue,' Ryan says of health bill

Speaking on Fox News, Gary Cohn, director of the White House National Economic Council, said: "We will see what the score is, in fact in the past, the CBO score has really been meaningless". The new bill would need to be able to not only help more ...

Suspect involved in EMT murder arrested Suspect involved in EMT murder arrested

Thursday when a motorist alerted the crew, police said . Arroyo, who left the ambulance door open, was approaching the man when he moved around her and entered the vehicle. The wake and funeral for fallen FDNY EMT Yadira Arroyo will be held next w...

Oakhurst drivers to proceed with class-action overtime suit Oakhurst drivers to proceed with class-action overtime suit

But the appeals judge sided with the drivers. Oakhurst representatives said they plan to keep fighting the suit and declined to comment on the comma kerfuffle. Delivery drivers distribute perishable foods, but they don't pack the boxes themselves. ...

March winter storm has western Mass. residents making preparations March winter storm has western Mass. residents making preparations

New York City issued a hazardous travel advisory for Tuesday - expecting snowfall rates of up to 2 to 4 inches per hour Tuesday morning and afternoon, with strong gusts and temperatures in the upper 20s. "This is a serious winter storm", Hogan s...

Longmont weather: High of 75 with strong winds Longmont weather: High of 75 with strong winds

The overnight low will be around 47 degrees. Dangerously cold wind chills are expected, as low as 5 to 10 degrees below zero, with the lowest wind chills at higher elevations. Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 5am. Much the same on Wednesd...

Raiders Apparently Considering Signing Marshawn Lynch…Who's Still a Seahawk Raiders Apparently Considering Signing Marshawn Lynch…Who's Still a Seahawk

Lynch, who turns 31 on April 22, has repeatedly said he has no intentions of returning to the National Football League, even for his hometown team in Oakland. Although he retired after the 2015 season, it would still require a trade with Seattle or a...

Initial US weekly unemployment claims slip Initial US weekly unemployment claims slip

The decrease matched economists' expectations, and claims for the prior week were. The four-week moving average of initial claims hit 237,250, an increase of 750 over the previous week's unrevised average of 236,500. Previously, the December rate w...

NCAA Tournament: How to watch Florida State vs NCAA Tournament: How to watch Florida State vs

For a Gators roster comprised mostly of players who had never been to an NCAA Tournament, this win is a nice little confidence boost. This year's iteration of the Florida State basketball team now finds itself in uncharted territory. The Buccanee...

Florida governor reassigns cop-killing case after prosecutor refuses death penalty

Debra Clayton at an Orlando Walmart on January 9. By late afternoon, Gov. Rick Scott, a Republican, had asked her to recuse herself from that case, and when she refused, he issued an executive order reassigning it to a special prosecutor from ano...

Cold weather spell threatens DC's famed cherry blossoms Cold weather spell threatens DC's famed cherry blossoms

Take a breath of relief because Washington, D.C.'s cherry blossoms are going to be okay, despite the snow accumulation from this winter's Storm Stella. Washington's famed cherry blossoms are covered in ice during a late winter storm in Washington, Tu...

Uber Driver's SUV Crashes into Gas Station, Explodes in Ball of Flames Uber Driver's SUV Crashes into Gas Station, Explodes in Ball of Flames

The Nissan continued for about two more blocks before it crashed into a gas pump at a Shell station, ripping it off, causing an explosion and a fire. According to the gas station manager, he hopes to have half of the pumps up and running by the end o...

UCLA graduate programs earn high rankings from US News & World Report UCLA graduate programs earn high rankings from US News & World Report

UM's Medical School finished in the top-10 this year in both the primary care ranking (no. 5), while also ranking among the top research institutions (tied at no. For the business , law, medicine , education and engineering rankings, U.S. News ...

Ex-Penn State AD pleads guilty in abuse case Ex-Penn State AD pleads guilty in abuse case

McQueary said he had informed Spanier, Curley and Schultz of witnessing Sandusky abusing a boy in a team shower in 2001. Spanier was charged the following year on similar grounds and at the same time Curley and Schultz had the obstruction and conspir...

Criss Angel Returns To Stage After Losing Consciousness During Show Criss Angel Returns To Stage After Losing Consciousness During Show

Angel had spun for two minutes in a straitjacket suspended above the stage, attempting to get free, but instead lost consciousness. He is said to have been taken to a nearby hospital, but discharged the same night. Angel hangs upside down while buc...

Daylight Saving Time 2017 Memes For Parents Daylight Saving Time 2017 Memes For Parents

It was adopted for good in 1966, but Hawaii, Arizona (except for the state's Navajo Nation), and the us territories of American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Northern Mariana islands do not observe daylight saving time .

Little girl blown away in strong winds Little girl blown away in strong winds

In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Those strong winds gave a mother a scare as she watched her daughter go flying off their porch. "Damaging winds are often called "straight-line" winds to di...

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