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Veterans Day parade in downtown Las Vegas
- November 12, 2016

Paducah's parade will begin at 11 am, and will travel on 6th Street from Washington Street, turn left onto Broadway, and end at 17th Street. Earlier this year, Emery faced challenges in pulling the parade off. Don Swank, a Vietnam veteran who has been part of the honor guard in the parade since it started 10 years ago, said he was pleased with this year's turnout. (more...)
Fresno State hires Tedford as HC Fresno State hires Tedford as HC
- November 11, 2016

Fresno State will hire Jeff Tedford as its new football coach, according to multiple reports . " Jeff Tedford is a terrific coach and has been great for us and our staff", Petersen said in a statement. Tedford took over a Cal program that went 1-10 in 2001, the year before he arrived. Cal finished the 2004 season ranked ninth in the country. Tedford also coached running backs Shane Vereen, Jahvid Best, Justin Forsett and Marshawn Lynch - Beast Mode and Rodgers being the most notable. (more...)
Tax Increases for Preschool Pass in Ohio Cities; Fail in Missouri Tax Increases for Preschool Pass in Ohio Cities; Fail in Missouri
- November 10, 2016

Many who opposed the amendment believe it will disenfranchise some voters and place stricter measures in the future. Amendment 3 would have increased the cigarette tax by 60 cents per pack. The approval of the amendment Tuesday triggers a law the Republican-led Legislature passed this year that requires voters to present a form of government-issued photo identification, such as a passport or driver's license, starting in June 2017. (more...)
Trump aiming for a share of Maine's 4 electoral votes Trump aiming for a share of Maine's 4 electoral votes
- November 10, 2016

It didn't happen. Trump was just named the victor of Pennsylvania. It's still unclear who won the electoral vote in Maine's 2nd congressional district. The Post's Dan Balz explores some of the factors behind President-elect Donald Trump's victory against his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton. The number of Americans living in states with recreational marijuana more than tripled after at least three states voted to fully legalize the drug. (more...)
Several stabbed inside Newark home Several stabbed inside Newark home
- November 07, 2016

Investigators blocked off the street where the stabbings occurred, and several nearby residents gathered to watch as the investigation unfolded. Murray also said 8-year-old Aerial Little Whitehurst and 11-year-old Al-Jahon Whitehurst both died at a hospital shortly after what was described as a knife-stabbing attack. (more...)
ABC Ignores Revelation that Obama Knew About Clinton's Private Server
- November 07, 2016

The whistleblowing site has released more than 30,000 Podesta emails online and has said it intends to keep releasing documents each day right up until the November 8 U.S. At a rally in Sanford, Florida on Tuesday, Trump told a crowd of around 10,000 supporters: "As you may remember, President Obama claimed to have no knowledge whatsoever of Hillary Clinton's illegal email server". (more...)
Retiree charged in California police sex scandal Retiree charged in California police sex scandal
- November 05, 2016

The retired captain is being charged with a misdemeanor violation of soliciting a prostitute. Less than a week after four Richmond police officers were fired, the Contra Costa District Attorney on Friday will announce his decision of whether to charge several officers implicated in the high-profile police sex abuse scandal, which has stretched to several Bay Area counties. (more...)
Solar Amendment Is Losing Support Solar Amendment Is Losing Support
- November 05, 2016

The groups asked the Florida Supreme Court to reopen its case involving the constitutionality of the proposed Amendment 1, and also initiated a separate court action in an attempt to declare that the Amendment 1 ballot language is unconstitutional. (more...)
Clash with oil pipeline protesters ends
- November 05, 2016

Rhode Island environmental activists and concerned residents have responded to their call, holding a third rally yesterday in Providence. The 1,170-mile pipeline would transport as much as 450,000 barrels of crude oil daily from the Bakken production area of North Dakota through South Dakota and Iowa to an existing pipeline in Patoka, Ill. (more...)
Putin Just Gave Steven Seagal Russian Citizenship
- November 04, 2016

That's not why he got it, though. And if he's keen to take a break from all the fighting talk, Seagal may want to hook up with Gerard Depardieu: the French actor was granted Russian citizenship back in 2013, after a row with the French government over taxes. (more...)
Missing South Carolina woman found chained in metal container
- November 04, 2016

He said Brown told investigators she had been held in the container for two months. "It's just a miracle by God that we found her alive", Wright told HLN. Officers then found 30-year-old Kala Brown inside. A massive investigation is now underway on the 100-acre property, according to WYFF4. The search for Carver is continuing. (more...)
Moorhead overseeing No. 20 Penn State's offensive resurgence Moorhead overseeing No. 20 Penn State's offensive resurgence
- November 04, 2016

Running back Saquon Barkley has been sensational. "We were running conditioning after summer workouts". The coaches and players now need to use the momentum and not lose it. "That's been the biggest thing for us up front". Moorhead said the increased involvement by McSorley in the running game - a role that picked up after the loss to MI - has been a benefit to the offense and has opened things up for Barkley, who rushed for a career-high 207 yards last week against Purdue . (more...)
Son of suspect in officers' deaths is Iowa guardsman Son of suspect in officers' deaths is Iowa guardsman
- November 04, 2016

A Des Moines police vehicle covered in memorials to the fallen officers. "Tony and Justin did not deserve this". This undated photo provided by the Des Moines Police Department shows Scott Michael Greene, of Urbandale, Iowa . Police say a gun found by a search dog in a wooded area is believed to be weapon used in the fatal ambush shootings. He declined to provide further details. (more...)
Trump edges ahead of Clinton in new opinion poll
- November 03, 2016

He said agents would take steps to review the messages, which were found on a computer seized during an unrelated investigation involving the estranged husband of a Clinton aide. No, the ambush I am expecting has to do with the release of Clinton's own e-mails in Phase 3 of the leaks. Only then will Clinton be unelectable. (more...)
Clinton Ahead by 6 Points Going Into Final Stretch
- November 03, 2016

On Friday, she led Republican challenger Donald Trump by 4.6 percentage points in national polls, according to RealClear Politics . A long line of research suggests that Donald Trump's supporters will see it as further evidence of the "Crooked Hillary" narrative, while Hillary Clinton's supporters will accept her campaign's arguments that the announcement has not revealed any new evidence linking Hillary Clinton to any wrongdoing. (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation releases 17-year old archive from Clinton pardon case
- November 03, 2016

The action came just four days after FBI Director, James Comey , caused an quake in the race for president by announcing steps to examine a huge new trove of emails that may or may not have some bearing on an earlier investigation into Ms Clinton's use of a private email server. (more...)
Cubs slug by Indians, force Game 7
- November 02, 2016

Even after Anthony Rizzo hit a two-run homer in the ninth, pushing the Cubs to a 9-2 lead and giving the home crowd a chance to start heading for the exits, Chapman went back to the mound in the bottom of the ninth. Home teams are 18-19 all-time in Game 7. "It was just loud at there", Naquin said. For the second game in a row, Chapman pitched in three innings to help ensure a Cubs win. (more...)
Were Hurt in Deadly Halloween Party Shooting Were Hurt in Deadly Halloween Party Shooting
- November 01, 2016

Five people were wounded, but none of the injuries was considered life-threatening. Authorities were looking for a suspect or suspects, who fled the scene. 'She was my chocolate baby'. She said her daughter had gone to a party in another section of the building before without incident. Omani, the couple's oldest child, had hoped to attend art school and become a designer, Pix11 reported. (more...)
Amazon Brings Its Prime Service To China Amazon Brings Its Prime Service To China
- November 01, 2016

This new offering would likely not change that for the company, but the United States company could look to tapping China's growing middle class. The annual fee for Chinese subscribers is significantly cheaper than it is for their USA counterparts, at 388 yuan (US$57), compared to $99. (more...)
Clinton runs up campaign cash advantage over Trump Clinton runs up campaign cash advantage over Trump
- October 30, 2016

Two polls released Thursday from Quinnipiac are very telling about where the presidential campaigns stand. Clinton slammed Trump's response to those women who have come forward with stories of being groped or kissed by the GOP nominee without his permission. (more...)
Released memo outlines Bill Clinton's lucrative speeches Released memo outlines Bill Clinton's lucrative speeches
- October 30, 2016

Actor and comedian Bill Cosby (C) arrives for his arraignment on sexual assault charges at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania December 30, 2015. UBS Wealth Management, a Teneo client, contributed $540,000 to the foundation between 2005 and 2011, Band writes. "We also have solicited and obtained, as appropriate, in-kind services for the president and his family - for personal travel, hospitality, vacation and the like", Band allegedly said in the document. (more...)
VP Joe Biden to campaign in Tampa on Wednesday
- October 29, 2016

Politico reported Mr Biden was "at the top of the internal short list" should the Clinton team win the White House . Clinton's assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, Kurt Campbell, Strobe Talbott, the deputy secretary of state under Bill Clinton and family friend and retired admiral James Stavridis - who was once considered as a potential running mate. (more...)
I 'wasn't impressed' when Clinton walked in front of me at debate I 'wasn't impressed' when Clinton walked in front of me at debate
- October 29, 2016

The New York billionaire denied the allegations and blamed them on Mrs Clinton's campaign and a complicit news media. With 25 days to go before Election Day, Clinton cheered on as the first lady branded Trump "disgraceful" and urged women to fight him at the ballot box - but is herself keeping a strikingly low profile. (more...)
Mike Pence draws crowds in Greensboro and Salisbury Mike Pence draws crowds in Greensboro and Salisbury
- October 29, 2016

Pence will be at the Jacksonville Commons Recreation Complex at 4 p.m. "We still need Republicans to turn in their ballots here in El Paso County", said Patrick Davis, Trump For Colorado senior advisor. "The reality is that the vast majority of Republican leaders are putting party ahead of principle and putting power over the interests of their own country", McMullin told George Stephanopoulos in an exclusive interview on ABC's "This Week". (more...)
Vatican: No more scattering of cremation ashes
- October 27, 2016

Just in time for All Souls Day on November 2, the Catholic Church has published instructions for the cremation of the "faithfully departed". For most of its history , the church only permitted burial. The Vatican adds that for Christians, death has a positive meaning because although the soul is separated from the body, "in the resurrection God will give incorruptible life to our body, transformed by reunion with our soul". (more...)
Bill Clinton to campaign for Hillary Clinton in Aliquippa
- October 27, 2016

Band wrote . Clinton will also headline rallies today in the Columbus and Cleveland area. "She is acting like a spoiled brat kid who has nothing else to do but create issues to justify what she's doing because she, as she has said, hasn't found her way and has a lack of focus in her life", he said. (more...)
New York City's Unemployment Rate Rises New York City's Unemployment Rate Rises
- October 26, 2016

The unemployment rate in all nine Bay Area counties was below the state average in September, state employment officials announced Friday. After three months of flat unemployment numbers Arkansas's rate ticked up from 3.9 percent in August to 4 percent in September. (more...)
Donald Trump campaigning Thursday in Springfield, Toledo
- October 26, 2016

Donald Trump Jr. also appeared at Fin Feather Fur Outfitters in Ashland to campaign for his father on Monday. Pence told Channel 9 you can count on him and Trump making more campaign stops in North Carolina over the next 15 days. She returns Thursday for an event at Wake Forest University with first lady Michelle Obama. North Carolina is the fourth state on the list of those most likely to determine the outcome of the election, behind Florida, Pennsylvania and Colorado. (more...)
Deadline announced for absentee ballot requests Deadline announced for absentee ballot requests
- October 26, 2016

With some 10,000 absentee ballot applications still expected in Montgomery County, officials announced expanded hours at its Voter Services offices. The voter must make the request in writing and include their name (as registered), social security number, date of birth, residence address (911 address), mailing address (if different from residence address), the election (s) they wish to vote in, the legal reason they are requesting to vote an absentee ballot and their signature. (more...)
Madera Officer Shot At During Chase Madera Officer Shot At During Chase
- October 25, 2016

The involved officer was not hurt, while a civilian ride along who was in the front passenger seat received minor scratches from broken glass. A woman was on a ride-a-long with a cop when a suspect opened fire and shot at their police vehicle. (more...)