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South Korean prosecutors to question president

Her presidency has been rocked by the suspicion that she let a longtime confidante manipulate power from behind the scenes. Undue influence Ms Park's long-tim...


More Than 400 Incidents of Hateful Harassment and Intimidation Since the Election

To consolidate numerous hate crimes committed by Trump supporters before and after the election, an organization called America's Voice has created an inter...


Trump denies trying to get security clearance for his children

Now that he's ready to assume office, many are speculating it's Ivanka, rather than relatively camera shy Melania, that will assume numerous responsibilities tr...


MTHS students walk out in protest of 'fear, hatred'

Students in Maryland grabbed national attention Monday for walking out of class, gathering on the football field of their high school, and marching through the ...


Family: 'Deadliest Catch' star injured in assault

According to Jake's brother Josh , he was beaten and severely injured in Everett, Washington . Josh said Jake had gotten a ride home from a couple wh...


That's no house cat: Police find 3 tigers in backyard

Meyer was given several citations and reportedly disappeared the next day. She fled to Nevada with her exotic animals and her 14-year-old daughter. She report...


President Obama on Trump's Election: 'The People Have Spoken'

In a news conference Monday ahead of his final overseas trip as president, Obama said he still would prefer to have Guantanamo inmates transferred to a facility...


Firefighters make progress on containing Pinnacle blaze

The Party Rock Fire grew in intensity and mandatory evacuations of about 1,000 people were ordered for part of Chimney Rock in Rutherford County near Lake Lur...


Paul Ryan says Trump will lead 'unified Republican government'

Infrastructure is a major Democratic priority, but many Republicans remain skeptical that the government needs to spend more in this area. The speaker, who wa...


Philadelphia transit strike ends as union, SEPTA reach deal, reports say

A union representing nearly 5,000 workers had been on strike for close to a week over health care coverage, wage increases and more. Market-Frankford line tra...


Rep. Keith Ellison to announce possible run for DNC chair

For his part, the congressman said he'd announce formally on Monday whether he'd seek the position. According to NBC News, Rep. Keith Ellison, the co-chai...


Freshmen at University of Pennsylvania Added to 'N**ger Lynching' Group

On Friday, someone added black students at the University of Pennsylvania to a racist GroupMe account called "Mud Men" and an associated event called "Daily L...


Alvin Community College plans slate of public events for Veterans Week

Other sponsors are American Legion Post 115, Disabled American Veterans, VFW Post 1448 and Ladies Auxiliary, American Legion Post 1 and Auxiliary, Marine Corps ...


Trump projected to win Indiana, Kentucky; Clinton takes Vermont

Only 12% decided over the past week or in the last few days. Clinton appeared to have multiple paths to triumph, while Trump needed to prevail in most of the ...


Daylight saving time: Fall back 1 hour this weekend

Luckily for us, the annoyance with daylight saving time has served as a breeding ground for cheesy jokes, and yes, Cher memes. Daylight Saving Time dictates...


Georgia deputy killed in shooting

Peach County Deputy Patrick Sondron, 41, was killed Sunday after responding to a call about a man threatening people with a rifle. GBI special agent in charge...


Walter Scott Shooting Trial Begins With Nearly All-White Jury

A bystander pulled out a cellphone and recorded it, stunning the nation as the video spread on social media. The trial of Michael Slager , 34, whose faces ...


Blue lights to cover central Iowa, shows support for police

Surrounding police departments are showing their support by wearing bands on their badges and committing to attend the funerals. The Catholic community "exten...


2 children and woman killed, 3 hurt in Newark stabbing

Arrington now has warrants out for aggravated assault and sexual assault. The mother of the children killed was among those hospitalized. Six victims suffered...


WikiLeaks email PROVES Obama lied about EmailGate

Also, as the Washington Post's Philip Bump notes , there are two ways to interpret "we need to clean this up ". Spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters ea...


Judge issues order to stop voter harassment by Trump backers

A federal judge in OH on Friday granted a temporary restraining order against the campaign of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, as well as his longt...


Ryan, Biden hit the road in Wisconsin in waning days of race

Four House Republicans, including a senior lawmaker who is considered close to the leadership, told The Hill that they believe Ryan is going to step down afte...


Curry comes up dry in Warriors' loss

Young forwards Julius Randle (20 points and 14 rebounds ) and Larry Nance Jr . They also defeated Golden State on March 6. Lakers coach Luke Walton was am...


White House Commutes Sentences of 72 Non-Violent Prisoners

Attorney's office spokesman Thomas Carson. Offense: Conspiracy to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine mixture following a felony drug conviction;...


New York police sergeants shot, 1 killed; suspect dead

Both officers were rushed to Jacobi Hospital in serious condition. One of the officers was shot point blank with a semi-automatic weapon as he approached the su...


California deputy dies in accidental shooting, reports say

The defective detective then pulled the trigger of that gun, shooting Sgt. Lucas in the chest, killing him. 'The detective had his weapon out. The sheri...


MCSD announces increased graduation rate for third straight year

Morales is unable to track down whether the student enrolled in another educational institution, that student is considered a drop-out in the calculation of the...


Percy Harvin comes out of retirement to help ailing Bills

Then, breaking into a smile as beads of sweat dribbled down his forehead, he added: "The time I took it was well needed". Harvin hasn't played an National Foo...


A look at notable state supreme court races in 2016

President Barack Obama nominated Garland in March to fill the vacancy on the United States' highest court created by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia a mon...


Thunder, Oladipo agree to extension

Oladipo was the No. 2 overall pick in the 2013 National Basketball Association draft after three standout seasons at Indiana. Jazz and center Rudy Gobert agre...


Carter promises to resolve conflict over Guard bonuses

In numerous cases I'm reading about, these are men and women who can't afford to give $15 or $20 thousand dollars back from the bonuses they received 10 or 15 y...


'We should just cancel the election' and declare me the winner

That poll was conducted before revelations of a recorded conversation in 2005 in which Trump made lewd comments about kissing and groping women. Trump's Octob...


Memo shows Bill Clinton's wealth was tied to Clinton Foundation

It said in a statement , "The Clintons are extremely proud of the work of the foundation that has helped millions of people around the world". Band wrote t...


Vladimir Putin adviser's death in Washington hotel ruled an accident

They have concluded that Lesin's death by "blunt force trauma" in the DuPont Circle Hotel sometime between November 4 and 5, 2015, was from injuries stemming fr...


Pentagon Suspends Effort to Take Back National Guard Enlistment Bonuses

Defense Secretary Carter said hundreds of California National Guard members have received relief from the debts through appeals. Carter said that while many s...


North America HIV Outbreak: Patient Zero Not Responsible

According to The New York Times , Shilts said in a 1993 interview that he had heard CDC investigators use the term " Patient Zero " "and thought 'Oooh, that's c...


Absentee Voting Continues; Voters May Have Usual Voting Experience Beginning Nov. 1

The deadline for completed ballots to be physically in the election board office is 5 p.m. November 4. In nearby Meridian Township just over 6,000 absentee ba...


Dead In Wrong-Way Crash On I-495 In Middleborough

The crash occurred in the northbound lanes of Route 495 between exits 3 and 4 near the Route 28 interchange. Police say an investigation will be launched into...


Some GOP Groups Have Essentially Conceded the Presidential Election

In order to understand the true political lay of the land at present, one must ask oneself but one question: How did Donald Trump win the Republican nomination ...


Listen, Southampton Tougher Opponents Than Manchester United Were - Former Chelsea Star

That raises the stakes in a competition often treated with disdain by managers, and this week's fourth-round fixture list of the re-branded League Cup also pair...