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Sister ecstatic over return of missing woman Sister ecstatic over return of missing woman
- November 28, 2016

Authorities have released few details about what happened to Papini. "We are overwhelmed with joy at how supportive everyone has been in bringing our family together at this time", Sheila Koester said Friday night, speaking on behalf of Sherri and Keith Papini. (more...)
Video shows American white nationalists cheering Hail Trump and using Nazi salutes Video shows American white nationalists cheering Hail Trump and using Nazi salutes
- November 27, 2016

Hail victory!" Spencer declared as some raised their hand in a Nazi salute. "I really enjoyed him a lot", Trump said , adding that they have spoken since their original meeting on November 10. "(Trump) has run on a sense of aggrievement and resentment and identity politics, and he's done that through code words and racial dog whistles", Rich Benjamin, author of the book "Searching for Whitopia", told CTV's Your Morning on Tuesday. (more...)
Friends, family, turkey and touchdowns for Obamas' holiday Friends, family, turkey and touchdowns for Obamas' holiday
- November 26, 2016

The President also took the opportunity - his last pardoning before he leaves office in January - to check off a list of accomplishments he was thankful for: six straight years of job creation, the stock market tripling, uninsured rates at all-time lows thanks to his signature healthcare initiative and marriage equality, among others. (more...)
Trump shares message of unity on Thanksgiving Eve Trump shares message of unity on Thanksgiving Eve
- November 26, 2016

A representative for the company had no additional comment. Trump said he was trying to stop the makers of Carrier air conditioners from relocating its Indianapolis manufacturing operations to a company facility in Mexico. He did not announce any new decisions on Thursday. In a private event, Obama, First Lady Michelle, daughter Sasha and other family members served Thanksgiving meals to residents of the Armed Forces Retirement Home, a charitable organisation that cares for veterans, ... (more...)
Trump wins MI by 10704 votes, state official says
- November 26, 2016

The results will remain unofficial until they are reviewed and approved by the Board of State Canvassers on November 28. "The county canvassing boards - as they do after every election - then began their work to review and certify the results from each precinct". (more...)
North Carolina-Governor story
- November 24, 2016

Wake Board of Elections Chairman Ellis Ross told ABC11 that the board expected to meet the November 18 deadline for the canvass "with one caveat", that being a federal court ruling requiring elections officials to review whether citizens who registered at the NC DMV were improperly kept off the voting rolls. (more...)
Alternate trash schedule in effect for upcoming holiday season Alternate trash schedule in effect for upcoming holiday season
- November 24, 2016

RAIL RUNNER EXPRESS: No service on Thursday, Saturday schedule on Friday. IOWA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT: All offices closed Thursday and Friday. Saturday schedule on Friday. Boys and Girls Club of Cheyenne - Open 7:30 a.m.to 6 p.m. Wednesday; closed Thursday and Friday. Records will be closed on Thursday and open from 7 a.m.to 3 p.m. (more...)
Education Secretary King calls for end to paddling students Education Secretary King calls for end to paddling students
- November 24, 2016

According to NBC News , King penned a letter to governors nationwide Tuesday urging them to abolish paddling and other forms of physical punishment from America's classrooms. In Minneapolis, for instance, a superintendent required her permission to suspend a black, Hispanic, or American Indian student (but not a white one). (more...)
Badgers crash boards to beat Georgetown Badgers crash boards to beat Georgetown
- November 23, 2016

Brooks, who played just his second game of the season after recovering from a foot injury, finished with a team-high 17 points for the Ducks. He was 3-of-5 from 3-point range and 3-of-4 from the free-throw line. Hayes hit a couple of big 3-pointers and the Badgers pulled away late to earn a spot in the second round on Tuesday. Wisconsin forward Alex Illikainen (25) shoots as Georgetown forward Akoy Agau (22) looks on in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Maui ... (more...)
Pelosi promises greater role for junior Democrats Pelosi promises greater role for junior Democrats
- November 22, 2016

Timothy Ryan in a letter to his Democratic House colleagues Thursday. She said Democrats need to show they're listening and "understand their plight". Pelosi lost the speakership in 2010 when Republicans won control of the House, but she remained in a marquee role as minority leader. Is it 80 seats? "I'm pulling the fire alarm because the house is burning down". (more...)
Trump the dealmaker keeps any Cabinet decisions under wraps Trump the dealmaker keeps any Cabinet decisions under wraps
- November 22, 2016

After Trump and Pence attended services at nearby Lamington Presbyterian Church in Bedminster, they began back-to-back meetings with a dozen people, including New Jersey Gov. "When the president-elect is ready to announce folks, he will", spokesman Jason Miller said. Pence said he has "great respect for Senator McCain" but added that "we're going to have a president again who will never say what we'll never do". (more...)
Kansas beats Texas for first time since 1938, 24-21 in OT
- November 21, 2016

Strong has been asked a number of times over the last two seasons about his future. "They've continued to work through some really, really hard situations, and I've said it before, I feel like we have the right kind of kids in our program". (more...)
Anti-Trump protests continue in NYC, LA
- November 20, 2016

They're chanting, "We are here to stay". Yasso, who said she was an immigration lawyer, said immigrants are terrified. "It isn't going to change anything", said Hales. An online fundraising campaign to raise money for small businesses that were vandalized in the protests has received over $54,000. A crowd marches from Union Square to Trump Tower in protest of new Republican president-elect Donald Trump on November 12, 2016 in New York , United States. (more...)
Leaking fire retardant creates foam sea outside airport
- November 19, 2016

On Martin Avenue near San Jose International Airport, the foam appeared this afternoon. Television news footage late Friday afternoon showed little of the foam that had been several feet deep in spots and had taken up a city block earlier in the day. (more...)
Nationwide search underway for infant daughter of murdered woman
- November 19, 2016

Lieutenent Todd Ojile with the Wichita Police Department says officers worked all night and into the morning Friday interviewing friends, family and co-workers. "Please stay posted in case an alert is issued". "We are awaiting confirmation on pertinent details to determine whether an alert can be issued in this instance". (more...)
Trump transition slows amid effort by son-in-law Kushner to oust Christie loyalists
- November 17, 2016

The level of potential business conflicts for the president-elect is unprecedented in American politics, as The Washington Post recently wrote . Trump's children already stated that they would not hold formal roles in the government. Klem said that Marker "was following customary protocol" and was "still making adjustments post-election". An official from Trump's transition team told reporters Monday that the children have not started filling out the paperwork and the request had not ... (more...)
Thousands of students walk out of classrooms in protests against Donald Trump Thousands of students walk out of classrooms in protests against Donald Trump
- November 17, 2016

However, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani dismissed the protesters as "spoiled crybabies". Another signs says "DCPS Walkout Help Stop Trump". Students from high schools throughout Marin and the College of Marin walked out of classes Monday to stage peaceful protests in the wake of the presidential election. (more...)
Fair for Trump to want to tighten immigration policy
- November 16, 2016

Since 2010, criminals comprised more than half of those deported from the U.S. Over his presidency, Obama has overseen the deportation of more than 2.5 million people. He confirmed that he is pro-life when he was questioned on abortion rights in the country but on marriage equality for same-sex couples, he declared, "It's irrelevant because it was already settled, it's law, it was already settled at the Supreme Court". (more...)
Sean Hannity: "Paul Ryan Will not Be House Speaker"
- November 15, 2016

Just days ago, Paul Ryan was campaigning for the Republican ticket but barely mentioning Donald Trump's name. Trump, wife Melania by his side, said he and Ryan are "going to do some absolutely spectacular things for the American people". Despite Trump's back-and-forths with Ryan over the course of the campaign, including Trump promoting Ryan's primary challenger who lost by a heavy margin, the Speaker insisted "our relationship's fine". (more...)
President Obama Says Parts of Trump's Temperament "Will Not Serve Him Well"
- November 15, 2016

Answering questions from reporters for the first time since voters handed the White House over to a candidate who promised to dismantle his agenda, Obama also pledged to give President-elect Donald Trump the space he needs to put together a new government. (more...)
Brentwood firefighters assist East Tennessee crews battling wildfires Brentwood firefighters assist East Tennessee crews battling wildfires
- November 15, 2016

It closed a ten mile section of US 19/74 in the Nantahala Gorge because of rocks and debris falling onto the roadway, the Forest Service said in a release. "It is imperative that we use all of the resources at our disposal to handle this serious and unsafe situation in western North Carolina". The governor declared a state of emergency in 25 western counties on Thursday after the fires resulted in evacuations in several counties. (more...)
'Thud' (That's Texas A&M falling down after a 2nd consecutive bad loss)
- November 14, 2016

Down 21-6 to open the fourth quarter, the Rebels reached Texas A&M's six-yard line. The Aggies are looking to bounce back after an upset at Mississippi State last week that likely knocked them out of the College Football Playoff. That one drew Ole Miss to within 26-28. However, going on the road to Kyle Field against an opportunistic Texas A&M defense will be an extremely tough setting for the first-time starter to succeed. (more...)
Ohio State repeats score, crushes Terrapins 62-3
- November 13, 2016

On Friday night, the Ohio State basketball team kicks off its 2016-17 campaign with a matchup against the Navy Midshipmen in Annapolis, Maryland. "You can get beat any time in the Big Ten". I really don't", Samuel said. Senior offensive lineman Mike Dunn didn't play against MI, but he's also listed as starting this week. "A lot of the things I learned back then are still things that are a major part of my philosophy and what I believe in today", Durkin said. (more...)
Obama meets his nemesis
- November 13, 2016

He took the first step on Thursday when he traveled to Washington for talks with Barack Obama about the transition ahead of the January 20 inauguration - a conversation the outgoing president called "excellent". Mrs Obama was a vocal supporter of Democrat candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign. Naturally, people believed the somber, concerned look in their face was caused by the sight of Trump in the White House, something they weren't looking forward to, it's fair to say. (more...)
New Hampshire Is Already Voting & Trump Leads (By 7) New Hampshire Is Already Voting & Trump Leads (By 7)
- November 13, 2016

In the slightly larger town of Hart's Location , Mrs Clinton won 17 votes to Mr Trump's 14. Clinton won four votes, double Donald Trump's two. According to New Hampshire law, communities with under 100 voters can open their polls at midnight and close them as soon as all registered voters have cast their ballots. (more...)
Donald Trump and Barack Obama hold talks at the White House Donald Trump and Barack Obama hold talks at the White House
- November 13, 2016

In the picture you can see, among others, Valerie Jarrett, a senior advisor to President Obama, who is leaning with arms crossed against the white column; Jen Psaki, the White House communications director, and National Security Advisor Susan Rice. (more...)
Students Protest Trump, Dakota Access Pipeline at US Bank Stadium
- November 12, 2016

Bank Building in Minneapolis on Friday, Nov. 11, 2016. Thousands of people in cities nationwide, including Seattle , have been protesting each night since Donald Trump won the presidential election. MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Hundreds of high school students have rallied against President-elect Donald Trump in downtown Minneapolis. They eventually returned to class, Principal James Childs told KGO. (more...)
Slain police sergeant IDed as 19-year NYPD vet
- November 12, 2016

Rosales held his wife, their 3-year-old son, a 13-year-old child and a 50-year-old woman hostage for several hours before leaving the home in a red Jeep, allowing the 50-year-old to call police with a description of his vehicle according to CNN . (more...)
Rubber bullets and fear: Trump protesters flood streets anew Rubber bullets and fear: Trump protesters flood streets anew
- November 12, 2016

Just had a very open and successful presidential election . Now professional protesters, incited by the media, are protesting . The leader of the anti-Trump demonstration that was later defined as a riot by police in the state of Oregon's most populous city of Portland has established a public fundraiser to fix damage done to the city during Thursday night's altercations. (more...)
Mother of suspect in 7 killings says he is 'not a monster'
- November 12, 2016

In March, a private message she said Kohlhepp sent her on Facebook - one of several messages that went unanswered - seemed harmless. "This is a man who, for all outward appearances, seems to be a successful real estate broker and we have people who talk about him in glowing terms, including people who knew him as an agent", said Zirinsky. (more...)