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BRIEF: Kansas unemployment rate stays mostly the same

The report showed the first two months of this year are reversing a workforce trend seen through 2016, when Pennsylvania's unemployment rate increased by a almo...


Oklahoma officer critically hurt in traffic-stop shooting

After a Taser failed to stop the man, police told KOCO5 Terney and the suspect exchanged gunfire; both were hit. Police say the suspected shooter was also wound...


Multiple victims in United States nightclub shooting

Authorities believe multiple gunmen were involved in the Sunday morning shooting, which grew out of "some kind of dispute" inside the bar, Police Chief Eliot Is...


Internet Erupts After United Airlines Boots Girls for Wearing Leggings

In some tweets to angry passengers, United said the "passengers" were pass travelers, however in other tweets United said the "passenger" was denied boarding b...


Judge Sides With Trump Administration, Refuses To Block Travel Ban

U.S. Marshals are being sent in to guard the Hawaii judge that blocked the Trump administration's second travel ban. Trenga wrote that the president's pas...


Police say 1 killed in Vegas, part of Strip shut down

Police said in a statement Saturday that a preliminary investigation suggests that at least three people entered the store and one of them fired gunshots. "Both...


Arrest made in South Land Park quadruple homicide

The suspect has been detained in San Francisco , according to the Sacramento Police Department. Salvador Vasquez-Oliva was booked into the Sacramento Co...


Trump administration orders 'increased scrutiny' for visas

The United States administration headed by President Donald Trump is making it tougher for millions of visitors to enter USA by demanding extra security measure...


"Meals-on-Wheels" scrambles for donations amid Trump's proposed budget

Toscano said the nonprofit service, which served 66,000 meals in this area a year ago, not only provides nourishment and visits to low-income homebound resident...


Shop Owner: Suspect in shooting death of EBR deputy "lived double life"

The suspected shooter was wounded during the incident and taken to an area hospital for treatment, where he remained Sunday, said Trooper Bryan Lee, spokesman f...


ICE Releases List Of Sanctuary Jurisdictions Set To Lose Federal Funding

A detainer is a request from ICE for local authorities to hold an inmate for up to 48 hours beyond the normal release time-to allow handover to ICE. Travis Coun...


Billionaire David Rockefeller passes away at the age of 101

He also embodied an era when globe-trotting bank chiefs worked with the world's most powerful politicians. "From 1974 to 1976 its earnings fell 36 percent, wh...


The Hunt Continues for Missing Teen Allegedly Kidnapped By Her Teacher

A warrant has been issued for Cummins' arrest on charges of aggravated kidnapping and sexual contact with a minor, according to the TBI . It is believed Cumm...


Man Detained After Reportedly Jumping Bike Rack Near White House Fence

Trump was at the White House at the time and the man claimed to have an appointment to meet with the president. Then, Tran moved around to the south side of the...


Villanova Taking On Wisconsin Saturday Afternoon

Wisconsin called time with 20.3 seconds left and 14 on the shot clock. "When you look, statistically, at all these things, and say, 'The 1 seed did this or ...


Jeff Sessions: Marijuana is "slightly less awful" than heroin

In his memo to the Department of Justice's 94 U.S. Attorney's Offices, Sessions said prosecuting violent criminals is a high priority and prosecutors should...


Chicago getting 1st significant snowfall since December

The lake-effect warning is in effect until 4 p.m. Tuesday in Cook, DuPage and Lake counties. A Lake Effect Snow Warning means significant amounts of lake ef...


Preet Bharara Likens Getting Fired to Shutdown of Anti-Corruption Commission

The marching order was met with shock by Bharara's office since Trump had past year in November asked him to stay on under his administration. What is remarkabl...


3-Year-Old Girl Dies After Fire in Harrisburg; Recharging Hoverboard Blamed

Dennis DeVoe died "surrounded by his family and close friends". On Friday night, fire crews were called to a burning house in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. "They ...


Purported US airstrikes kill civilians near Raqqa, ISIS' HQ in Syria

He said Raqqa was "a priority for us", but indicated that there could also be a parallel attack by the army towards Deir al-Zor in the east, near the Iraqi ...


Game 13 recap: MI bests Wisconsin to claim Big Ten tourney title

Derrick Walton Jr . leads the Wolverines with 16 points. The turnover-to-assist ratio of 12-to-5 was the worst of the season, and the only other effort that c...


TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of snow showers

Friday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 m...


Alaska Airlines to add direct flight from NO to San Francisco

In December 2015, United Airlines announced it would connect SFO and the airport (with the service having started in May 2016). The flight will leave Louis Ar...


Mom demanded heroin while in labor

Farruggia and the baby were taken to Concord Hospital where they were admitted for several days. Frenette faces one misdemeanor and one felony count of reck...


Fans Remember The Notorious BIG On The 20th Anniversary Of His Death

Spotify also posted some interesting trivia about Biggie's music as it relates to their service. In his Instagram post, Diddy revealed plans to edit togethe...


JCC leaders demand Sessions be a 'stronger partner' against continued threats

Police declined to release details on the contents of the threat, which was reported at 9:30 a.m. EST (1430 GMT). The NYPD have called for a Level 1 Mobiliz...


Women participate in A Day Without a Woman

Are the Women's Strike and A Day Without a Woman the same thing? "While they make their TV appearances in the name of championing all women, the message rin...


Here's Trump's message for International Women's Day

Come out like this and we'll be alright. "We're 50 per cent of the population and it's a really good visual, I guess for people to see what is impacted when wom...


Daycare worker charged after security camera captures her shoving child down steps

The surveillance camera was installed just minutes before the assault. Gable, however, is now out on bail and is facing charges of simple assault, harassment ...


Supreme Court Sends Historic Transgender Equality Case Back to Lower Court

It was not immediately clear what the high court's action would mean for an injunction that had been issued after the 4th Circuit ruled previous year that Grim...