U.S.

Russia UN ambassador Vitaly Churkin dead

Syria's envoy to the UN Bashar Jaafari on Monday extended condolences over Russia's deceased UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin . An extraordinary personality. He ...


'60 Minutes' to feature MSU doctor accused of sexually assaulting patients

The State Journal does not typically identify alleged victims of sexual assault. He also is being sued by women and girls who say they were sexually assaulted...


Kelly: Trump is working on "streamlined" travel ban

John Kelly made the announcement while in Germany for the 53rd session of the Munich Security Conference on Saturday. "I don't know enough about how they think"...


Cops: Active shooter in Oakland detained, I-580 reopened

Police say shots have been fired as they closed off roads and put the nearby Bishop O'Dowd High School on lockdown. The incident began about 9 a.m.in the 9500...


Trent Richardson arrested in Alabama on third-degree domestic violence charge

Former Alabama running back Trent Richardson was arrested Thursday night in Hoover on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge after a "domestic altercation" wi...


Pennsylvania suspect in pedophile ring arrested

Among those arrested was 57-year-old Milford resident and business owner Kenneth C. Fenske, who was arraigned Friday in Bucks County on charges of child rape an...


Donald Trump: his wife Melania and daughter Ivanka hate each other

Ivanka Trump, who has her own fashion line, donned an Oscar de la Renta white pantsuit whileTiffany Trump wore a white doubled breasted coast over a white dress...


Election Recount? What Does It All Mean?

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein's effort to have the presidential election votes recounted in three states may have hit a snag. The Clinton campai...


California Voters Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Once recreational dispensaries receive their licenses, it will be illegal to cultivate marijuana in a residence within 25 miles of a recreational dispensary. Ju...


'Largest' Shale Oil Reserve Discovered in Texas

Geological Survey (USGS). With an estimated 20 billion barrels (Bbbl) of technically recoverable oil , the Wolfcamp's multiple intervals hold potent...


Stewart Mandel's college football bowl projections for all 40 games

MI and Ohio State are set for a knockout battle soon in all likelihood, with the rivals' annual tilt coming to help decide the Big Ten East's champion. “Im de...


Grandma accidentally invites stranger to Thanksgiving dinner, says he can come anyways

On Tuesday, Hinton received a text from an unknown number inviting him to Thanksgiving dinner at the sender's house. Hinton and Grandma continued to chat beyo...


George Zimmerman Kicked Out Of Bar After Racial Confrontation

According to authorities, Zimmerman was kicked out of the Corona Cigar Co., a bar near Orlando, after he used a racial slur. Karma hasn't caught up with Geor...


New Wikileaks reveal Clinton team scrambling to 'dump all those e-mails'

Based on the new emails released by Wikileaks , those concerns may be amplified. Assistant Attorney General Peter Kadzik had his son apply for a job on the...


Huma Abedin Sits Front-Row as Hillary Clinton Delivers Concession Speech

Her words were not likely to soothe her supporters' sense of gloom. During his second debate with Clinton on October 9, Trump said: "If I win, I am going to i...


Jounalist Amy Goodman faces warrant for documenting violent attacks at Standing Rock

Award-winning reporter Amy Goodman faced potential prison time for reporting on authorities' harsh crackdown on peaceful protests against the Dakota Access pip...


Powerball Winning Numbers: Saturday, Oct. 29

The estimated jackpot was $164 million. With a total of nine prize levels, the odds of winning something is around 1 in 9, and lower level prizes start at $4 ...


Jackson County Election Board asks voters to know the ballot

Some counties - including Reno and Ford - opened their walk-in sites October 20. The uneven rollout of early voting sites came after a federal appeals court r...


Which States Will Hillary Clinton Win? Electoral Map Predictions For Democratic Nominee

The latest polls that have tightened the race are tracking polls. And maybe it's true. But a Bloomberg Politics poll shows Trump with 45 to 43 percent ...


US Presidential polls 2017: New polls give mixed signals

Obama ultimately won the state by 5 percentage points. Republicans have attacked outgoing president Barack Obama's signature health care reform since it was p...


First elk sighting in South Carolina since 1700s

The population around the Great Smoky Mountains is estimated at 150 elk, and there have been numerous unconfirmed sightings in the Upstate of SC in recent years...


LA Times Tracking Poll: Trump, Clinton Tied

If the 2016 Presidential Election were held today, Hillary Clinton would beat Donald Trump by double-digit, according to a newly-released poll from the Waso...


Florida death penalty sentencing system unconstitutional, state Supreme Court says

In a 5-2 ruling , the Supreme Court found the state death sentencing guidelines that were overhauled by the Legislature in response to a U.S. Supreme Cour...


Undercover video reveals Clinton campaign plan to disrupt Trump rallies

The Project Veritas journalist then inquired as to how Foval and his associates within the Democratic Party get around suspicions into voter fraud. O'Keefe sa...


Backpage.com CEO arrested, accused of several felony pimping charges

Ferrer is scheduled to appear in court at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The website has been under pressure for years to stop running ads for sexual services, especially...


'Killer Clown' craze sweeps across London as police issue warning

In Suffolk, a boy "younger than a teenager" was chased by "several people dressed as clowns" in Beatty Road, Sudbury, at 8pm on Thursday, Suffolk Police said ....


Forecasters keep eye on Hurricane Matthew's track

The National Hurricane Center in Miami says the storm now poses no threat to land. Nicole is located about 525 miles (840kmh) northwest of San Juan Puerto Rico....


Early voting begins in Indiana

Verify that the ballot has been received by calling the Board of Elections at 732-431-7802 or contact the County Clerk's Office at 732-431-7790. Anyone can v...


Betty Shelby Pleads Not Guilty in Tulsa Shooting Death

Shelby was charged with one count of manslaughter committed in the heat of passion for the September 16 killing on a highway where Crutcher's vehicle had appare...


Monica Lewinsky Says She Is Voting for Hillary Clinton

Per Bustle , the media mogul, 70, interjected 18 times when Clinton, 68, tried to speak. Shelton was 12 years old when she accused a 41-year-old man of rap...


Hurricane Matthew remains a powerful hurricane in the Caribbean Sea

Packing wind speeds of 150 miles (240 kilometers) per hour, the National Hurricane Center called Matthew "extremely unsafe". The National Hurricane Cente...