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Protesters Urge Collins to Reject Pruitt to Head EPA

Chairman U.S. Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyoming, denied the request, contending that "the committee's review of Attorney General Pruitt's nomination has been unpara...


Betsy DeVos, Secretary Of Education Pick, Opposed By Two Republican Senators

Murkowski echoed the sentiment in her own remarks on the Senate floor. Last month hundreds of Calvin College graduates signed a letter objecting tp DeVos'...


Border Patrol Chief Resigns as Trump Orders Immigration Crackdown

U.S. Border Patrol Chief Mark Morgan has reportedly left the agency a day after President Trump signed an executive order to build a wall on the Mexican borde...


Madeleine Albright Says She is 'Ready to Register' as Muslim

Albright, the first woman to have become the USA secretary of state, was born in Prague in 1937 but left with her parents after the Nazi occupation . Albright,...


Video Captures Massive Alligator at Nature Preserve in Central Florida

Nature at its best". The balloon thing seems oddly specific. A woman named Kim Joiner captured the video at Circle B and posted it on Facebook . The big ga...


Protesters Shut Down Yiannapolous, Shkreli Event at UC-Davis

Santos said he was put off by Yiannopoulos' campaign of insults against Leslie Jones, but added, "We need to respect our differences and engage". The Sacramen...


Russian Hacking: Senate To Investigate Possible Links To Campaigns

There was complete quiet, except for the buzzing of the audience, marveling at the coincidence that the electricity in the hearing room was lost just as Warne...


Potentially Severe Ice Storm to Effect Central U.S.

Forecasters said crippling ice accumulations and heavy rain there could cause widespread power outages and flooding this weekend. Significant amounts of ice ...


Funeral held for hero NYPD Detective Steven McDonald

McDonald's funeral is being held Friday morning at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan. McDonald, 59, died Tuesday at North Shore University Hospital on Lo...


Auburn offensive coordinator takes same job at UConn

Scott "has spent time with Auburn's staff over the years", while Spavital worked with Malzahn at Tulsa back in 2008. "It is strictly a professional decision",...


Red Cross fighting 'severe' blood shortage

You can help fix the shortage by scheduling to donate. Severe weather is having a major effect the American Red Cross' emergency call for blood donations. "Th...


Senate postpones Betsy DeVos confirmation hearing amid concerns of conflicts of interest

Republicans have been very supportive of the nominee in the press and during meetings leading up to the confirmation hearing, including Senator Lamar Alexander ...


Difference Between Winter Weather Advisory and Blizzard Warning

Reuters is reporting that police from Oklahoma and Arkansas began reporting scores of accidents on Friday as the storm moved in and by Friday evening, the ...


Tony Romo to get playing time Sunday vs Eagles

The 2016-17 National Football League season continues on Sunday, January 1, as the Philadelphia Eagles host the Dallas Cowboys at the AT&T Stadium in Philadelp...


New Year's Day will bring a return to hazardous weather

Snow is expected to affect travel in the San Bernardino and San Jacinto mountains, the Weather Service said, with as much as 8 inches falling in a 12-hour perio...


Cam Newton visits 10-year-old Auburn fan battling heart condition

She mentioned Deckard's condition and how he wished to meet his favorite football player. "I knew Austin's love for Auburn and I just wanted to do something for...


Dylann Roof will not call witnesses as jury mulls death penalty

Roof was represented by David Bruck, a famed federal public defender in death penalty cases, after backtracking on his initial plan to represent himself during...


Nor'easter poised to pummel northern New England

But it looks like Easton will be spared the brunt of the snow accumulations that northwest and upstate CT (up to 6 inches) and northern parts of New England (10...


Hawaii Bowl 2016: Hawaii defeats Middle Tennessee State, 52-35

Brent Stockstill started at quarterback for the Blue Raiders after missing the previous three games with a broken collarbone. "It's hard to get to bowl games...


Christmas Day blizzard hits the Dakotas, Montana

Monday. At 5:30 p.m. CST, the North Dakota DOT and the North Dakota Highway Patrol closed I-94 eastbound and westbound lanes from the Montana Border to Ja...


Donald Trump Celebrates Christmas With a Raised Fist

Christmas may have survived secularists, but can it survive Trump? After all , what is Christmas without singing carols, hanging Christmas lights, decorat...


Guardiola: Toure's Goal Turning Point In City's Win Over Hull

Hull boss Mike Phelan said: "It was harsh because a lot of work went into that from our players". Kevin De Bruyne hit the post in the 53rd minute with a loop...


Weather: Mostly cloudy with a high near 37

Cloudy with a couple of showers and areas of fog. Monday: Sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%. South southwest wind around 6 ...


Miles Teller Doing OK After Bronco Flips Over In Car Crash

The Whiplash actor, 29, was driving in the San Fernando Valley near L.A. on Thursday, December 22, with his girlfriend Keleigh Sperry in the passenger sea...


Slippery roads expected after snow, rain

It is advised that anyone intending to travel this Christmas weekend consult the NWS and take every due precaution to ensure they arrive home safe and sound for...


Arkansas man held for toddler's road rage shooting

U.S. Marshals worked with the parents of suspect Gary Holmes to help facilitate his surrender to Little Rock police on Thursday, Dec. 22 . The shooting app...


Suspect in Berlin Truck Attack Tied to ISIS Terror Cell

Police forces in Germany and across Europe accelerated efforts Thursday to track and catch 24-year old suspect in this week's Berlin Christmas market attack, as...


Mom accused of beating sons for opening Christmas presents early

She took them from the house and called for help. Court documents say she told investigators she loves her children, does everything she can for them, but the...


Suspects wanted for triple homicide at Jackson pawn shop arrested in Kansas

Wolf said the vehicle sped away westbound on I-70 just as deputies were making contact with the driver. The vehicle, with police in pursuit, took an exit and tu...


Officer helps college student with necktie

In the video , the officer says he stopped the student for speeding. So he rushed to the friend's house before the presentation, but had to keep driving when h...