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Of Vermont Reduces Position in Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director CHASE ANTHONY R has acquired 1...


Rainy Week Ahead -- But Don't Stress Too Much About the Weekend

Next weekend , heading into Memorial Day next Monday , it will become much warmer with highs in the middle to upper 80s. The STORMTracker Weather Team say...


Milwaukee Sheriff Clarke, Waiting to Join Homeland Security, Blasts Plagiarism Charge

His degree is in security studies, and while under review his paper has been removed from the school's website. Clarke denied the allegations, saying in an ...


GOP candidate for Federal Bureau of Investigation says no special counsel for inquiry

Former aides describe him as a detail-obsessed and thoughtful boss. Larry ThompasonA deputy attorney general under President George W. Bush, Thompson served as ...


US Coast Guard reports small plane overdue in Bahamas

Monday and was scheduled to arrive in Titusville, Fla., according to the Coast Guard. The people on board the plane were identified as Nathan Ulrich and Jen...


Acting FBI Director Tells US Senators No Effort To Impede Russia Investigations

The Democrats are outraged at the thought that Mr. Trump, though he denies it, may have fired the director because the Federal Bureau of Investigation boss was ...


It's do-or-die for Trump, GOP health care bill

Trump, taking to Twitter, also vented frustration about the 60-vote threshold on legislation in the Senate thanks to the filibuster. - President Trump tweete...


Protesters clash over fate of Confederate monuments in New Orleans

In this undated photo, Confederate Gen. Pierre G.T. Beauregard, commander of the South Carolina Confederate forces on the attack on Fort Sumter, is shown. One o...


Conway Accuses Cooper of Sexism Over Viral Eye Roll

It was announced on Tuesday afternoon that FBI Director James Comey was officially fired by President Trump. "You don't think it looks odd at all that the Pre...


Bethune-Cookman Graduates Turn Their Backs on Betsy DeVos

The university's president, Edison Jackson, interrupted her speech with a warning to students. "Let's choose to hear one another out", DeVos said, reading her...


EVMs can be tampered in 90 secs: Kejriwal

Election Commission of India (ECI) has scheduled an All Political Parties meeting on 12th May 2017 for EVM Issues and other Electoral Reforms. Outside the House...


Officer who fatally shot boy, 15, in Texas is fired

Haber said that Oliver's conduct violated departmental policies but would not expand upon which specific policies had been violated. In a press conference M...


Adrian Gonzalez goes on disabled list for 1st time in career

He's just an all-around good baseball player. He homered twice on April 29 against Philadelphia. "It's insane", Bellinger said. Roberts said Kershaw (118 pi...


Coulter's Berkeley speech canceled, police prep for violence

At an afternoon news conference, Dan Mogulof, assistant vice chancellor for public affairs, and Capt. Alex Yao, of the UC Police Department, said the campus h...


Joey Logano, Penske penalized following victory at Richmond

It wasn't a big thing, but the rule is written black-and-white. You have to find that edge and get right to it. This was a violation of Section 20 of the NASC...


Questions, concerns linger after DOJ decision on Sterling case

Corey Amundson, acting attorney for the Middle District of Louisiana, said lethal-force experts determined the officers acted in a reasonable manner confronti...


No federal charges for Baton Rouge officers

Alton Sterling's videotaped shooting in Baton Rouge was one of a series of police killing of black men that triggered nationwide protests spearheaded by t...


'Sanctuary Cities' Bill Heads To Gov. Abbott's Desk

The controversial policy has also been criticized by the police chiefs in Dallas, Houston, Austin , Arlington, Fort Worth, and San Antonio, all of whom said ...


Trump to meet Australian PM on 1st presidential trip to NYC

It will likely be a fiery homecoming for the president on Thursday (Friday AEST), who has not been in NY since January 19, the day before his inauguration. "I...


2 dead, including suspect, after shooting at sports bar

Two people, including the shooter, have been killed after a fight at a Texas bar. Police Lt. Christopher Cook says a customer then fatally shot Jones. Cook ...


Long road ahead for Trump offshore drilling order

Hours after Trump signed the order, California state Sen. "We need smart, tough standards to ensure that energy companies are not operating out of control", s...


Two US troops killed fighting ISIS in Afghanistan

Lavrov reiterated that Moscow's contacts with the Taliban are meant only to encourage insurgents to join peace and reconciliation talks with the Afghan governme...


Healing garden to open at children's hospital in DC

Melania Trump also is not expected to be a very active First Lady when she moves into the presidential residence on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, a transit...


Tad Cummins Told Wife He Slept with Teen, She Says

Her family said the teen was having panic attacks and appeared to be jittery. He also faces a federal charge of bringing a minor across state lines for sex. Jil...


Central US may face severe weather outbreak late next week

For that reason, the greatest risk for severe weather will be across Arkansas and southern Missouri. Strong storms will continue into Friday night. There is...


Senate confirms 31st Secretary of Agriculture: Sonny Perdue

Sonny Perdue , with his wife Mary Perdue, takes the oath of office administered by Associate Justice Clarence Thomas in the U.S. Supreme Court Building, becomin...


Spicer says White House will host North Korea briefing for Senate

South Korea's Defense Ministry said it could not immediately confirm the report. Washington has become increasingly concerned at North Korean missile and nu...


Farm Bureau Welcomes New Ag Secretary

Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, congratulated his first cousin upon the Senate confirmation. Additionally, NFU urge...


Lawyer: Abducted girl's recovery just starting

Lopey told the AP, Elizabeth was "laughing, crying and acting stoic". Anthony Thomas, the teen's father, told " Good Morning America " on Friday that he think...


More charges filed in genital mutiliation probe

According to a criminal complaint filed in federal court, Fakhruddin Attar owns Burhani Medical Clinic and his wife works as an office manager. Dr. Global ...