• At least 5 dead, 20000 rescued in Louisiana floods
At least 5 dead, 20000 rescued in Louisiana floods

She couldn't say how many homes and businesses in Ascension were affected by the flooding, but said majority were in some way. About 200 roads have been closed because due to high water, officials said, and 1,400 bridges need to be inspected before they are reopened to traffic, officials said.

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  • 70 top Republicans ask party to stop funding Trump campaign
70 top Republicans ask party to stop funding Trump campaign

The "garbage" Priebus referred to might include reports this week of mounting angst among the RNC regarding the tenor of Trump's campaign, which has recently veered sharply off course with a steady drumbeat of controversial remarks. Certainly, the arranged marriage between the RNC and Trump has been trying and tumultuous from the start. While...

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  • Thousands Are Displaced By Flooding As Rain Keeps Pouring In Louisiana
Thousands Are Displaced By Flooding As Rain Keeps Pouring In Louisiana

The fourth casualty was a 54-year old man who died when rushing waters carried his vehicle off the road. "And then it was a matter of just watching the water continually rise". On Monday morning they were at one of a chain of area grocery stores run by family friends - helping clean up and re-stock shelves while managers called suppliers and wareho...

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  • Donald Trump is 'thoroughly unqualified' for presidency: US Vice President Joe Biden
Donald Trump is 'thoroughly unqualified' for presidency: US Vice President Joe Biden

He says voters know that Clinton is "smart", "tough" and "bright", but don't recognize her passion for helping improve the lives of America's working and middle class. If Trump likes them, "He would have loved" Joseph Stalin, leader of the Soviet Union until his death in 1953. Vice President Joe Biden unleashed a litany of attacks on Donald Trump...

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  • In An Effort To Pressure Trump, Clinton Releases Tax Rate
In An Effort To Pressure Trump, Clinton Releases Tax Rate

Trump, who campaigned earlier Friday in Erie, Pennsylvania, said he "knows the state very well" and knows Clinton "can't beat what's happening here". The Clintons' prior tax returns showed that from 2007 through 2014, the couple made $139.1 million - much of it from paid speeches. Tax returns from 1992-1999 were released while Bill Clinton was ...

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  • Donald Trump Says Only 'Cheating' Would Cost Him Pennsylvania
Donald Trump Says Only 'Cheating' Would Cost Him Pennsylvania

Hillary Clinton is starting to spend a little money in Georgia and Arizona, states that any Republican running for president ought to be able to count on. They could abandon a state such as Virginia, for example, and focus more on a state such as IN, where Democrat Evan Bayh is trying to make a Senate comeback.

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  • Clinton will release 2015 tax returns soon
Clinton will release 2015 tax returns soon

In addition, tax returns are publicly available for the years Bill Clinton was president. The release comes as Republican Donald Trump is facing criticism for not releasing his tax returns - a political practise that is not required by law but has been done by every White House nominee since 1973.

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  • Michael Phelps Finishes 2016 Olympics with One More Gold
Michael Phelps Finishes 2016 Olympics with One More Gold

Placing second was Great Britain with 3:29.24 and third was Australia with 3:29.93. As Adrian touched the wall to finish off the victory, Phelps gathered the other relay swimmers, Ryan Murphy and Cody Miller, in his arms. "My swimming career might be over, but I have this future ahead of me, and I can just turn the page and start whatever I want"...

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  • Hacker Releases Personal Information of Hundreds of Democrats
Hacker Releases Personal Information of Hundreds of Democrats

Pelosi said Saturday she was flying from Florida to California when she heard about the posting of information such as cell phone numbers. Please be careful not to allow your children or family members to answer your phone or read incoming text messages.

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  • IOC: Report of Ryan Lochte Robbed Untrue; Reports Cite Mom
IOC: Report of Ryan Lochte Robbed Untrue; Reports Cite Mom

I refused, I was like we didn't do anything wrong, so - I'm not getting down on the ground. While Lochte is the world-record holder in the event, he registered a fifth-place finish in the IM in Rio. "I think they're all shaken up", she told USA Today . In an interview with "Today's" Billy Bush , Lochte said that he and Gunnar Bentz , Jack Con...

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  • Trump goes on tear against media, not Clinton
Trump goes on tear against media, not Clinton

Last week, Trump called President Barack Obama and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton the "co-founders of ISIS", then tried to walk that statement back, describing it as "sarcasm" ― a defense Trump's campaign has used many times to neutralize his offensive comments.

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  • Clinton leads Trump in red state Georgia
Clinton leads Trump in red state Georgia

The new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll, released Thursday, shows Clinton with a nine-point lead over the NY businessman. New polls are showing that younger voters are considering third-party candidates from the Green and Libertarian parties, which could prove to be a problem for Clinton in the race against Donald Trump .

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  • 'Making A Murderer' Subject Brendan Dassey's Conviction Has Been Overturned
'Making A Murderer' Subject Brendan Dassey's Conviction Has Been Overturned

Brendan Dassey, the nephew of Making a Murderer's main subject Steven Avery, has been ordered released from prison by a federal judge. The series examined the 2007 trials of Dassey and Steven Avery , his uncle, who were both convicted of murdering photographer Teresa Halbach on October 31, 2005.

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  • Pence Brings Trump Campaign To Dayton
Pence Brings Trump Campaign To Dayton

The crowd of about 300 in a banquet hall near Dayton obliged Donald Trump's running mate by frequently taking up the anti-Hillary Clinton chant of "Lock Her Up, Lock Her Up". Facing an epidemic, he called the local sherriff, and told him straight out: "Don't give me any political views, I want to know your opinion". Earlier this week, the Marquet...

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  • Flash Flooding Hits Louisiana and Mississippi
Flash Flooding Hits Louisiana and Mississippi

Thursday and Thursday night bring around a 20 percent chance for isolated showers and thunderstorms, some of which could result in heavy rainfall. Some showers could form in the morning, but will be more likely in the afternoon. Krautmann says one observer near Livingston reported 13.75 inches of rain from midnight to Friday morning. 2-3 inches of ...

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  • BAD BOYS 3 Release Date Pushed To 2018
BAD BOYS 3 Release Date Pushed To 2018

Lawrence and Smith formed a hysterical combo in 1995 with the original Bad Boys, producing staple pop culture phrases-" bad boys for life "-and somewhat of a modern blueprint for Black comedy thrillers". The delay is in part due to the fact that production cannot begin until star Will Smith wraps up filming of Collateral Beauty, a drama he moved ...

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  • No prison sentence for former CU student convicted of raping drunken woman
No prison sentence for former CU student convicted of raping drunken woman

Wilkerson's sentence was light relative to Colorado's harsh sentencing laws for sex offenders. Wilkerson admitted to investigators he'd made advances to the victim that night, "but that she rebuffed him each time, and that he felt "pissed off" and called her a 'fucking bitch, '" according to court documents.

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  • Clinton takes 15-point lead over Trump in latest Marquette Poll
Clinton takes 15-point lead over Trump in latest Marquette Poll

In Iowa, 58% of voters view Clinton unfavorably, as opposed to Trump's 64% unfavorable rating in the. In a four-way race, Clinton and Trump each get 35 percent, Johnson 12 and Stein 6. In the November contest, Feingold is at 49 percent and Johnson is at 43 percent. Despite a series of election trail faux pas by Trump in the past several weeks, Cl...

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  • Clinton to portray Trump economic plans as handouts for rich
Clinton to portray Trump economic plans as handouts for rich

He could make suits in Ohio. The most effective way we can do that is build a wall on the southern border - I'd add to that first build a fence near the border. "I oppose it now, I'll oppose it after the election, and I'll oppose it as President", she said, while also noting that the USA should not cut itself off from the rest of the world.

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  • Boy Falls From Roller Coaster at Pennsylvania Amusement Park
Boy Falls From Roller Coaster at Pennsylvania Amusement Park

Earlier this week, a boy in Kansas died after a water slide accident at an amusement park. " The park's website says people must be 36" tall to ride on the roller coaster, and guests under 48" must have an adult with them. In the other recent accidents around the country, one child has been killed, another suffered a brain injury and at least tw...

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