• Fla. prosecutor removed from cop-killing case over death penalty decision
Fla. prosecutor removed from cop-killing case over death penalty decision

In the Capitol, Republican lawmakers gathered Thursday morning to condemn Ayala, who in November became the first African-American elected state attorney in the state of Florida. Most cite recent USA and Florida Supreme Court rulings that require unanimous jury decisions in death sentences handed down since June 2002. "Unfortunately, I haven't ...

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  • New York EMT killed by stolen ambulance
New York EMT killed by stolen ambulance

A member of the transport police subdued the 25-year-old suspect helped by a member of the public. Arroyo, who worked out of Station 26 in Morrisania, is the eighth FDNY EMT to die on the line of duty, and the third woman, Commissioner Daniel Nigro said.

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  • Where does Senator Bennet stand on Judge Neil Gorsuch?
Where does Senator Bennet stand on Judge Neil Gorsuch?

To any objective reader, Gorsuch's opinions on the Court of Appeals reveal a formidable and disciplined mind at work. The Chevron decision is perhaps the most cited case in American law. In both of these cases, Gorsuch signaled his view that religion can be used to justify real harm to others, including the denial of access to crucial healthcar...

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  • Raiders could acquire retired Marshawn Lynch from Seahawks
Raiders could acquire retired Marshawn Lynch from Seahawks

Overall though, while most of us would enjoy the opportunity to see the 2007 12th overall draft pick play again, the odds are still against him returning. They have been staring Lynch down, not because they dislike. The Raiders have a need for a frontline running back after Latavius Murray , their starter the past two seasons, signed with the ...

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  • Butler gets past Winthrop with relative ease
Butler gets past Winthrop with relative ease

Senior forward Andrew Chrabascz is the leader of the team on the floor and averages 11 points, 4.6 rebounds and 3.2 assists. Kelan Martin leads the team in scoring with16.1 points (PPG) and in rebounding with 5.7 rebounds (RPG). Three players are averaging at least 8.3 points per game for Winthrop, they are: Johnson (22.5), Xavier Cooks (...

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  • Pump bursts into flames after auto crashes into gas station
Pump bursts into flames after auto crashes into gas station

The surveillance video was captured the scene Monday (US time) night, it said. According to Seattle police, a SUV crashed into a vehicle forcing the auto off the road. It had an Uber sticker on its rear. Witnesses said the SUV missed two gas pumps, but it clipped a third and the pump burst into flames. His passenger suffered minor injuries.

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  • Justice Department asks for more time on Trump's wiretapping evidence
Justice Department asks for more time on Trump's wiretapping evidence

Earlier this week, the Justice Department , facing a separate deadline from the House Intelligence Committee to turn over information that might support Trump's wiretap claims, asked for additional time to determine whether any information exists.

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  • Senate strips Shortey of office, assistant, committee posts
Senate strips Shortey of office, assistant, committee posts

Police arrived 30 minutes later, Oklahoma City Hearst affiliate KOCO-5 reported . Charges recommended against Shortey include: Prostitution within 1,000 feet of a church, transporting for the objective of prostitution, and soliciting prostitution of a minor.

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  • Rachel Maddow To Break News About Trump's Tax Returns
Rachel Maddow To Break News About Trump's Tax Returns

During the 2016 campaign, Trump called for the elimination of the alternative minimum tax (AMT), which is a tax created to make sure that all taxpayers pay a certain amount even if they manage to reduce their tax liability. -The documents were the first page of Trump's New York State resident return, the first page of his CT non-resident return and...

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  • President Trump's Wednesday afternoon visit will close roads
President Trump's Wednesday afternoon visit will close roads

Wednesday. Traditionally, the White House sends a wreath to be laid on Jackson's tomb on March 15. President Donald Trump has scheduled another campaign rally, this time in Nashville, Tennessee. Like Trump, Jackson rallied enormous numbers of Americans together while pursuing a populist agenda. "Not a day goes by without at least one or more ar...

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  • University of Tennessee grad programs among best in US News rankings
University of Tennessee grad programs among best in US News rankings

Also worth noting: Northwestern University's Pritzker School of Law and Duke University broke into this year's top 10, tying for no. 10. In the law school rankings, Seton Hall University was the top New Jersey institution to make the leaderboard, finishing in a tie for No.

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  • Boston: Hundreds of flights canceled due to winter storm
Boston: Hundreds of flights canceled due to winter storm

Tuesday . Hawaiian Airlines canceled today's flights in both directions between Honolulu and John F. Kennedy Airport in NY due to Winter Storm Stella . Dozens of flights at Central Florida airports have been canceled or delayed as a potentially unsafe winter storm slams the Northeast. Airport officials urged travelers to check with their airline...

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  • Sean Spicer Says President Trump Wasn't Specifically Accusing Obama of Wiretapping
Sean Spicer Says President Trump Wasn't Specifically Accusing Obama of Wiretapping

However, Spicer then says this: "Such a great country that allows you to be here". Chauhan also asked whether Spicer was involved in "the Russian Federation stuff". President Donald Trump tweeted about being wiretapped. Spicer accused the media of ignoring proof of surveillance allegations that he said had been reported during the election.

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  • John Norton: Trump should immediately provide evidence of wiretap
John Norton: Trump should immediately provide evidence of wiretap

She went on to say that this is "just a fact of modern life". When pressed on the Today show to clarify her remarks, Conway insisted that she was referring to these wider claims and not Trump's allegations against Obama. Speaking to press on Monday, Spicer said Trump doesn't believe it was Obama who "tapped 'trump's phone personally" but th...

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  • Obama-appointed United States attorney fired by Trump after refusing to resign
Obama-appointed United States attorney fired by Trump after refusing to resign

Bharara said in a tweet on Saturday "I did not resign. Moments ago I was sacked", said Preet Bharara on Twitter. "They will remain in their current positions" - acting deputy attorney general in Boente's case, and Maryland's district attorney for Rosenstein.

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  • Expect snow on Saturday and colder temperatures throughout the area
Expect snow on Saturday and colder temperatures throughout the area

A winter weather advisory remains in effect for much of central Pennsylvania until 9 a.m. Friday , according to the National Weather Service at State College. Early forecast models suggest less than an inch of snow at O'Hare. Mother nature reminds us that winter is sticking around and could bring another shot of some rain/snow early next week.

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  • Muhammad Ali Jr detained at airport after Congress meeting
Muhammad Ali Jr detained at airport after Congress meeting

According to his mother Camacho-Ali, her son was detained by immigration officials because of his Arabic-sounding name. Both Ali and his mother believe that they are being targeted by TSA officials due to their Muslim religion and Arabic names.

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  • NASA Found an Indian Spacecraft Lost Since 2009
NASA Found an Indian Spacecraft Lost Since 2009

Scientists used a new ground radar to locate, one active and one dormant spacecraft orbiting the moon. Finding India's Chandrayaan-1 required a bit more detective work because the last contact with the spacecraft was in August of 2009, she added.

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  • Hillary Clinton Is BACK & Yes, She's Still Got It!!
Hillary Clinton Is BACK & Yes, She's Still Got It!!

Champion for Girls Award at their annual luncheon. "I have also been buoyed by the love and support that I have received by the young women I have mentored over my lifetime. "Let's help them shatter stereotypes and lift each other up". 'So each of us should take it upon ourselves to do all we can to help more girls and young women see themselves ...

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  • Sessions is latest controversy for Trump administration
Sessions is latest controversy for Trump administration

In 2008, Donald Trump Jr. said his father's business "see [s] a lot of money pouring in from Russian Federation". It was apparent that the Russian government wanted Trump to win and was trying to damage Clinton. Recent news stories from the Washington Post and several other sources have documented Sessions' false testimony before the Senate Forei...

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