Friday October 20-th, 2017

Arkansas judge blocks state from using lethal drug Arkansas judge blocks state from using lethal drug

The state of Arkansas has not executed an inmate since 2005 due to drug shortages and legal challenges. "We have worked round the clock for the last couple of weeks and particularly in the last couple of days, as judges have made decisions and cour...

Oklahoma deputy dies after shooting, suspect arrested Oklahoma deputy dies after shooting, suspect arrested

Authorities in Logan County believe the suspect is 45-year-old Nathan Aaron LeForce. Devereaux said earlier Tuesday that Wade was coherent and appeared stable before being taken to a hospital. John Vincent said. A friend of Wade's who responded a...

Trump Celebrates First Easter Egg Roll As US President

In commemoration with the time-honored tradition in the country, US President Donald Trump welcomed thousands of kids and adults in the yearly celebration of the Easter Egg Roll in the South Lawn of the White House. The new president, who took office...

California murder suspect Tiffany Li raises $65m bail California murder suspect Tiffany Li raises $65m bail

Tiffany Li, 31, is accused of directing her boyfriend and another man to kill the father of two of her children, Keith Green, 27, a year ago because she feared losing custody of the children to Green, The Associated Press reported . " That's plenty ...

Arkansas races against the clock to get execution approval Arkansas races against the clock to get execution approval

But Arkansas hoped to get approval to execute Davis before his death warrant expired at midnight, and the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday night was weighing whether to allow Davis to be put to death. Bush and the war in Iraq. The court's decision was ...

Deputies: 2 men shot dead at mall restaurant in Tucson Deputies: 2 men shot dead at mall restaurant in Tucson

Sheriff's department spokesman Cody Gress told local media outlets that the woman was shot in the leg and her injuries are not life-threatening. Two men were killed and a woman injured in a shooting Friday night at an Arizona mall, CNN repo...

Majority no longer thinks Trump keeps his promises Majority no longer thinks Trump keeps his promises

The public is also less likely to see him as a "strong and decisive leader", as someone who "can bring about the changes this country needs" or as "honest and trustworthy". Not surprisingly, the poll also showed a massive drop in Trump's trustworthin...

Manifesto-writing fugitive found camping on Wisconsin farm Manifesto-writing fugitive found camping on Wisconsin farm

Authorities were planning to hold a another news conference Friday afternoon. Bugni appeared to want Jakubowski transferred to the Dane County Jail but Crocker said that matter can wait until next week. After establishing a perimeter, multiple law en...

Egyptian police kill seven suspected Islamic State militants in shootout Egyptian police kill seven suspected Islamic State militants in shootout

At least 16 were killed and more than 40 injured, including seven police officers securing the church's entrance. "We deem their terrorist attack as an attempt to disrupt our prayers and disrupt our festivities, and we lost many more souls than we ...

Baltimore officials to judge: Don't delay police overhaul

The Justice Department's decision to review all Obama-era policing consent decrees is not meant to make police officers more accountable to the communities they serve. The Justice Department began investigating Chicago police shortly after police r...

Insurers say Trump must do more to stabilize 'Obamacare'

Trump's new rules do not address so-called cost-sharing subsidies, which differ from the better-known tax subsidies for insurance premiums. In 2014, we saw some degree of cooperation between OICs and insurers, but as the losses built up for insuran...

Jimmy Fallon debuts bashful Jared Kushner impression on 'SNL' Jimmy Fallon debuts bashful Jared Kushner impression on 'SNL'

For the cold open, Jimmy Fallon played Jared Kushner and it was definitely the ideal, hysterical choice. In an homage to the reality competition show, " America's Next Top Model ", Trump tells the men he has a picture of one of them in his hand.

Suspect arrested in Google exec's murder Suspect arrested in Google exec's murder

We got him", Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early Jr. proclaimed at a news conference Saturday outside the police department in Princeton, a small community of about 3,500 residents in central MA. DA Early said an alert state trooper in Wo...

Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit

Transgender activists vowed to continue their lawsuit against the state. HB2 quite famously required people to use bathrooms in public buildings according to the gender identified on their birth certificates. The "Uphold Historical Marriage Act...

Teacher continued to work despite assault claims Teacher continued to work despite assault claims

In a report sent to Choate's Board of Trustees on Thursday, independent investigator Nancy Kestenbaum documents claims of sexual abuse made by 24 students, beginning in the 1960s and into the 2010s. "Our interviews and school records showed that some...

Hop on over to these Easter egg hunts Hop on over to these Easter egg hunts

The bunny would also expand its edible Easter gifts to children as the decades went by, with sweets, chocolates and even small toys becoming popular deliveries. Today, the Easter bunny and its eggs remind children and adults everywhere that a new sea...

Activists use Tax Day to say to Trump: Show us your returns

As each day without Mr. Trump's tax returns passes, more questions are raised about his ties to foreign governments, shady oligarchs and the ongoing federal investigations into Trump's associates and Russian Federation. He is the first president sinc...

Rescuers pluck passengers from stuck roller coaster Rescuers pluck passengers from stuck roller coaster

Two dozen passengers became stuck, some for as long as five hours, on the same ride in August of 2014. At that time the riders were upright and no one appeared to be in distress, Brady said via Twitter. According to Six Flags' website, the Joker's Ji...

Lawyer: Dragged passenger lost 2 teeth and broke his nose Lawyer: Dragged passenger lost 2 teeth and broke his nose

It's been a bad week for United airlines, but this one stings. John Slater, United's Vice President of the airline's Chicago hub, came to City Hall to offer an apology for a debacle seen countless times via social media. Dao's wife managed to e...

Officials roll out 'Obamacare' fixes as repeal remains goal

Trump has predicted that Democrats will own ObamaCare if it falls apart, which he said would happen after legislation repealing the law was pulled from a House vote because of opposition from Republicans. — A shortened sign-up window of 45 days, st...

Trump and taxes: Back to drawing board, seeks GOP consensus

The Trump administration says it is spending a disproportionate share on defense compared with its 27 partners, and that it expects action by the time Trump meets with other alliance leaders on May 25. "People, when they make purchases, will see ...

Arkansas judge rejects bid to block inmate's execution Arkansas judge rejects bid to block inmate's execution

Neither the office of Arkansas's governor, Asa Hutchinson, nor the state's department of corrections immediately replied to phone calls or an email. If Arkansas carries out these eight executions in April, it would in a week-and-a-half add 30% to its...

Cubs get World Series rings to go with historic championship

She came to Wrigley Field for the Cubs' home opener Monday night, as Cubs fans have been doing for generations - bundled up against the April chill off Lake Michigan, and hoping this would be her year. When they re-emerged, Rizzo led the way with t...

HUD Secretary Ben Carson gets trapped in elevator at affordable housing complex HUD Secretary Ben Carson gets trapped in elevator at affordable housing complex

Mourning patiently waited for Carson and his wife outside of the elevator. From Overtown, Carson went to Collins Park Apartments in Allapattah. Yes, Hall of Fame center (and apparently community activist) Alonzo Mourning had to idly sit by while ...

CT graduation rates on rise CT graduation rates on rise

These students have neither graduated nor dropped out. "Connecticut is graduating more students than ever before and sending bright, talented young people into the world to make a big impact", Governor Malloy said when the stats were released Monda...

New Poll Shows Warren's Approval Ratings Slipping New Poll Shows Warren's Approval Ratings Slipping

The Republican Governors Association ought to be pleased, as these results indicate the group has done an excellent job of finding Republican politicians appealing enough to be elected and remain popular in traditionally blue states. But as Baker has...

Gorsuch heads for confirmation as Senate tears up own rules Gorsuch heads for confirmation as Senate tears up own rules

The Supreme Court has gained a new justice. "We celebrate the confirmation of a justice who we anticipate will keep his promise to adhere to a textual and originalist view of the Constitution", stated Family Research Council President Tony Perkins...

Police hunt for gun theft suspect with manifesto for Trump Police hunt for gun theft suspect with manifesto for Trump

A combined force of 150 law enforcement officials spanning local, state, and federal agencies are now on the search for 32-year-old fugitive Joseph Jakubowski. Police said Jakubowski could be seen on surveillance video , appearing to steal the weapo...

Fort Collins police chief Fort Collins police chief

Michaella Surat , 22, was tossed to the ground outside of Bondi Beach Bar in Fort Collins , CO Thursday after allegedly hitting an officer, says a Daily Mail report . While eyewitness video only captured what happened as officers took Surat to th...

Revenge of the electric vehicle: Tesla's market cap briefly passes GM's Revenge of the electric vehicle: Tesla's market cap briefly passes GM's

The number of shares now held by investors is 162.9 Million. This time, however, it looks like the higher market capitalization is sticking, at least for now, hurting yet again tesla stock bears. In the minds of its customers, employees, and share...

Man forcibly removed from oversold United flight

Other passengers on Flight 3411 are heard saying, "Please, my God", "What are you doing?" One couple was selected and left. Several people traveling aboard a United Airlines flight from Chicago to Louisville on Sunday have shared disturbing vide...

Dylann Roof Issues Guilty Plea to State Murder Charges Dylann Roof Issues Guilty Plea to State Murder Charges

Roof pleaded guilty to nine murder charges, three attempted murder charges, and one weapons charge. The action was largely a formality, since Roof had already been sentenced to death at the beginning of the year following his conviction in fed...

Russian investigators detain six on terror suspicion, no links to bomb attack

The bomb detonated inside the train as it travelled between two major hub stations in the centre of the city. ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - As the residents of Russia's second-largest city try to regain their nerve in the wake of a fatal subway bom...

SC inmates charged in killings of 4 other prisoners SC inmates charged in killings of 4 other prisoners

You agree that you are exclusively responsible for your communications and any content you provide. The facility receives, assesses and classifies every male inmate in the state who is sentenced to more than 91 days in prison. According to a warrant ...

Preet Bharara has no plans to join politics, nor the circus Preet Bharara has no plans to join politics, nor the circus

Though it's common for U.S. attorneys to vacate their positions when a new administration takes office, Bharara was personally asked to stay on as USA attorney by Trump during a meeting in November. Trump also called Bharara on March 9, a day before ...

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