• Students twice take to the Sproul steps in protest
Students twice take to the Sproul steps in protest

Hundreds of protesters in the Bay Area, who predominantly appeared to be students and other millennials, also burned Trump effigies, smashed windows of the Oakland Tribune newsroom, and set tires, trash and newspaper stands on fire in Oakland and Berkeley.

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  • Arizona police officer fatally shot; suspect in standoff
Arizona police officer fatally shot; suspect in standoff

Sheriff's Chief Deputy Jim Molesa says a 14-year-old girl was with Erickson at his rental cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside during a standoff that lasted about seven hours. Reed, 50, was married and had a son and a daughter. "This will be really tough for this area". The motive for the shooting is unknown. Erickson, who is from Huachuca City, was a convi...

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  • Woman in Labor Casts Vote on the Way to the Hospital
Woman in Labor Casts Vote on the Way to the Hospital

The process was mercifully straightforward, and it took just ten minutes to cast her vote at the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder's Office. The story also story made its way to Chelsea Clinton, who tweeted, "So touched to learn of this mom who stopped to vote for my mom while in labor & on her way to the hospital!".

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  • North Carolina County Requests Voting Hours Extension After Glitch
North Carolina County Requests Voting Hours Extension After Glitch

ET before the State Board of Elections on the same issue. The county voted overwhelmingly for Barack Obama in 2012. But Board of Elections spokeswoman Briana Kahn said the board received reports from "five or six" precincts where the laptops were malfunctioning and chose to switch to paper poll books throughout the county "as a precaution".

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  • Election Day Freebies: Free rides, discounted food & more
Election Day Freebies: Free rides, discounted food & more

YMCA: This one actually comes before you vote . White Castle will also have a coupon available for those making in-store purchases. Duffy's Sports Grill: Voters can get a free red velvet mini donut with a meal purchase today by showing their "I Voted" sticker or saying they voted .

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  • Mainers asked to legalize, regulate recreational marijuana
Mainers asked to legalize, regulate recreational marijuana

Currently, only four states have legalized marijuana for recreational use, while 25 states have laws allowing marijuana for medical purposes. Arkansas' Ballot Issues 6 and 7: Both of these issues would allow for medical marijuana in the state of Arkansas .

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  • 'Wonder Woman' Pregnant, Gal Gadot Expecting Baby Number 2
'Wonder Woman' Pregnant, Gal Gadot Expecting Baby Number 2

Embodying the qualities of beauty, grace, wisdom, goodness and strength, she stands for truth, equality, freedom, peace, compassion, justice, sisterhood, and love in the world of man against the forces of tyranny, cruelty, oppression, terrorism, greed, and corruption.

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  • Janet Reno, First Female U.S. Attorney General, Dead at 78
Janet Reno, First Female U.S. Attorney General, Dead at 78

Klein said Reno served as attorney general from 1993 to 2001 and was the longest-tenured attorney general of the 20th century. Reno died early Monday at her Miami home due to complications from Parkinson's disease, her sister Maggy Hurchalla told CNN .

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  • Five reasons to check the smoke alarms
Five reasons to check the smoke alarms

Since the batteries last about a year, make it a habit to change them every fall, when you turn back your clocks. But because the public is generally unaware of this requirement, many homes have smoke alarms past their expiration date, putting people at increased risk.

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  • Nobody claims Josh Huff off waivers
Nobody claims Josh Huff off waivers

I want to thank the Lurie Family, Howie (Roseman), this community and the entire Eagles organization for the opportunity I've had for the past 3 years. Pederson said the absence of Huff also means more Darren Sproles and that the tight ends will need to have a bigger impact. Philadelphia drafted Huff out of OR in Chip Kelly's first draft with...

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  • Legal Cannabis in Massachusetts Could Impact New York's MMJ Program
Legal Cannabis in Massachusetts Could Impact New York's MMJ Program

In Colorado , there is a total of 25 percent tax on marijuana products in addition to the normal sales tax. While many states are exploring ways to make marijuana legal in some form, the US government still considers it a unsafe drug.

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  • Smoking A Cigarette Pack A Day Causes 150 Mutations In Lungs
Smoking A Cigarette Pack A Day Causes 150 Mutations In Lungs

Cigarettes cause at least 6 million deaths worldwide every year, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "We knew there was direct damage from smoking in the lungs". The team also developed a clearer picture of the effects of cigarettes on mutations in other organs. Over 150 mutations occur among these cells. Unlike ...

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  • UK's Johnson: Court ruling won't hurt Brexit timetable
UK's Johnson: Court ruling won't hurt Brexit timetable

Johnson was a prominent advocate for Britain to leave the European Union, which voters chose to do in a June 23 referendum. A so-called "hard Brexit" would see Britain pull out of the bloc's single market and impose tough immigration controls.

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  • Marin Cilic vs. John Isner 2016 Paris Masters Semifinals Pick, Odds, Prediction
Marin Cilic vs. John Isner 2016 Paris Masters Semifinals Pick, Odds, Prediction

Djokovic has suffered a loss of form since completing a career Grand Slam at the French Open in June. "I think it is possible for him to become world No 1 but I sense that Murray is a bit exhausted", said the Frenchman. "I was expecting it", Cilic said. "But once I got out there, no, it didn't change much". I just want to finish the year as b...

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  • Najib tells West to stop 'lecturing' as Malaysia embraces China
Najib tells West to stop 'lecturing' as Malaysia embraces China

But later he was gradually oriented toward China, the largest trading partner of Malaysia. "Malaysia being a South China Sea claimant, and hot on the heels of Duterte, there is an obvious symbolism there", said Euan Graham, director of the worldwide security program at the Lowy Institute in Sydney.

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  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) PT Lowered to C$32.00
Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) PT Lowered to C$32.00

But the sale process is still in the early stages, meaning there's no guarantee it'll happen. The specialty pharmaceutical company reported $1.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.48 by $0.08.

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  • (NASDAQ:GILD) from Biotechnology - Todays Top Gains
(NASDAQ:GILD) from Biotechnology - Todays Top Gains

Volatility for the week appears to be 1.61% in conjunction with the Volatility for the month at 1.60%. In Gilead Sciences Inc. As a result, GILD stock was off about 2% on Wednedsay. The latest exchange of 10.52 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 2.31 Million shares. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 3,231,09...

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  • Pope Francis says the Catholic Church will likely never have female priests
Pope Francis says the Catholic Church will likely never have female priests

He was holding a news conference on board a plane taking him back to Rome from Sweden, a tradition of his return flights from trips overseas. The Archbishop of Westminster and head of the Catholic Church in the United Kingdom dismissed outrage from women's campaign groups as he backed Francis' straight out refusal to ever ordain women.

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  • Takeaways from the First College Football Playoff Rankings
Takeaways from the First College Football Playoff Rankings

U of L rated No. 7 in Tuesday night's initial playoff committee rankings, two spots lower than both the Amway USA TODAY coaches poll and AP Top 25, and the Cards were behind fellow 7-1 teams Texas A&M at No. 4 slot. Only FSU ended up in the playoff in the end, along with eventual national champion Ohio State , which was No. 16 in the initial r...

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  • Zika ravages testes of mice; study raises concern about men
Zika ravages testes of mice; study raises concern about men

But now, there are fears a man's fertility could be affected - after a U.S. study found the virus targets the male reproductive system. Overall, ABC notes that testicles shrank by 90% of their weight. Because of the effects, sperm count dropped completely and the scientists concluded that the mice were rendered infertile. Female mice, mating wi...

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