• Rain and wind expected by end of weekend
Rain and wind expected by end of weekend

On Thanksgiving evening, the agency predicts 30 to 40 degree temperatures and calm winds across most of the state. At least it will remain dry through Thanksgiving Day for families heading out for hikes or touch football games. As it stands now, computer forecast models have the cold front moving in and out of the area by Thursday morning...

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  • Are we witnessing the birth of a new Democratic party?
Are we witnessing the birth of a new Democratic party?

There is tension between those on the left who think we need to listen better to the working class and those who think we need to amplify, rather, the voices of others. "Unless I have missed something, I have not seen the details yet", said Jim Manley, a Democratic strategist. As he tours the U.S.in the wake of Donald Trump's devastating electo...

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  • Trump win could give Israel freer hand with Palestinians
Trump win could give Israel freer hand with Palestinians

According to official Palestinian figures, more than 7,000 Palestinians - including 350 minors - are now languishing in prisons throughout Israel. The worldwide community considers all settlements illegal and sees them as one of the biggest obstacles to peace between Israel and the Palestinians.

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  • Trump meeting with Japan's PM, possible Cabinet choices
Trump meeting with Japan's PM, possible Cabinet choices

In a letter to Trump signed by more than a dozen groups , they warn that the president-elect risks creating conflicts of "unprecedented magnitude" if he does not disassociate himself from the empire that bears his name. Lawmakers said part of Pence's mission was to tell fellow Republicans that the transition effort was proceeding smoothly, despite...

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  • Lakers' Russell out 2 weeks, has PRP injection in sore knee
Lakers' Russell out 2 weeks, has PRP injection in sore knee

One of them came in their opening game against the San Antonio Spurs, but it is their second loss against Los Angeles Lakers that must have hurt them badly. Westbrook missed a long shot right before the buzzer, and the Los Angeles native sat motionless at his locker for a long time after the game. They come into this match with huge confidence ...

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  • A safe and secure Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
A safe and secure Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Charlie Brown led the signature balloons as the parade kicked off with a ceremonial ribbon-cutting before the parade made its way down to Macy's flagship store on 34th Street. In this November 8, 2016 file photo , New York City Police and sanitation trucks block off Trump Tower, the primary residence of Republican presidential candidate Donald T...

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  • No hallucinogens found in system of face-biting suspect
No hallucinogens found in system of face-biting suspect

Last week, Harrouff pleaded not guilty to two counts of first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and burglary. Investigators at the time said Harrouff was not on cocaine, pot or opiates during the attack but did not ruled out other drugs.

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  • Here's where to get deals at restaurants on Black Friday
Here's where to get deals at restaurants on Black Friday

THINK PAST THE HOLIDAYS: If you don't need items by the holiday - or aren't seeing some friends and relatives until afterward, shoppers might do better waiting to buy toys and clothing like sweaters and coats until the end of the season.

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  • Police stepping up patrols during Thanksgiving weekend
Police stepping up patrols during Thanksgiving weekend

Louisiana State Police will be proactively patrolling our state highways in order to decrease crashes and keep our roads safe. "Our troopers along with other law enforcement officers will be working overtime to ensure the highways and streets are safe by strictly enforcing traffic laws, in particular the seat belt and child passenger safety laws".

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  • The first woman in Donald Trump's top team
The first woman in Donald Trump's top team

Haley, one of two women chosen for a job in Trump's Cabinet, is "a proven dealmaker, and we look to be making plenty of deals". Her selection marks a big turnaround from public clashes with Trump during the election campaign, including her opposition to his call for a temporary ban on Muslims entering the US.

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  • Roof competency hearing will determine if trial can continue
Roof competency hearing will determine if trial can continue

Governor Nikki Haley will be attending a prayer service at Emanuel AME Tuesday at noon. From that point on, jury selection has continued to be pushed back as Roof's competency to stand trial was in question. Gergel said he would release a censored transcript of the hearing, opening those portions that don't affect Roof's rights. The vigil was one...

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  • Veterans, others plan to carry American flags at Hampshire College
Veterans, others plan to carry American flags at Hampshire College

State Rep. John Velis, D-Westfield, earlier Tuesday sent a letter to Hampshire President Jonathan Lash, calling on the college to once again fly the American flag on campus. "On campus we have seen numerous expressions of pain, fear, anger, and vulnerability - understandable given news reports from across the country about acts of hostility and v...

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  • Wyoming Trooper Injured After Semi Strikes Cruiser on I-80
Wyoming Trooper Injured After Semi Strikes Cruiser on I-80

Utah Highway Patrol trooper Eric Ellsworth remains in critical condition three days after he was struck by a auto on State Road 13 near Garland, UHP officials said Monday. We are so grateful for the immediate feelings of forgiveness and love toward you. The family has gotten inquiries from the public about how to help, Moyes said.

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  • Salvation Army to host Thanksgiving meal
Salvation Army to host Thanksgiving meal

In Alma, Kiddie College will open its doors to serve the community on Thursday from 11 a.m.to 1 p.m. Tap or click for more info . Old South co-owner Dale Summitt said himself and his staff were inspired to host the dinner for the first time because they wanted to give back to the community.

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  • Missouri Tigers Standout Freshman RB Damarea Crockett Arrested
Missouri Tigers Standout Freshman RB Damarea Crockett Arrested

After Mizzou Athletics was made aware of the incident, they chose to punish Crockett with a one-game suspension. Barry Odom said an arrest during the season is a minimum one game suspension. MUPD officers arrested Crockett at 4:43 a.m. after they found him in a auto with other people. That wasn't the only record he broke Saturday either, as he ecli...

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  • Woman accused in slaying, baby abduction charged
Woman accused in slaying, baby abduction charged

A final charging decision against Yesenia Sesmas , who is now jailed in Dallas on a Kansas warrant, is expected to be announced Tuesday morning. Yesenia Sesmas a 34 year old Dallas , Texas woman has been indicted on murder after killing a Kansas mother, and stealing her six day old newborn child, Sophia Victoria Gonzalez Abarca .

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  • Kansas City-area officer, suspect wounded in shooting
Kansas City-area officer, suspect wounded in shooting

Police say a suspect has been killed and an officer wounded near Kansas City, Missouri, after the suspect pulled out a handgun during a struggle. The dispatcher said Kansas City police had assumed command of the scene and communication responsibilities.

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  • Minnesota officer charged with manslaughter in Castile death
Minnesota officer charged with manslaughter in Castile death

Prosecutors announced Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, that Yanez, the officer who fatally shot Philando Castile during a traffic stop on July 6, 2016, in Falcon Heights, Minn., has been charged with second-degree manslaughter in the killing. Yanez repeatedly told Castile not to reach for the weapon, while Castile and Ms. Reynolds replied that he was no...

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  • Police Officer Charged With Manslaughter in Philando Castile Killing
Police Officer Charged With Manslaughter in Philando Castile Killing

Castile's shooting prompted numerous protests, including a demonstration outside the governor's mansion that went on for weeks and one protest that shut down Interstate 94 in St. Castile, a well-liked cafeteria manager at a local school, is one of at least 840 people fatally shot by police this year, according to a Washington Post database.

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  • Police say suspects knew slain Kansas mother
Police say suspects knew slain Kansas mother

Friday evening, Wichita Police say investigators had identified a possible suspect in the homicide/abduction reported Thursday night. Sophia Gonzales was found in a Dallas residence by local police officers at around 4:30 a.m. According to Wichita PD, the mother was located by her boyfriend when he returned home from work Thursday. Abarca-Nog...

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