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Feb 26 2018

Admirers line streets to see Billy Graham's motorcade

The funeral will be held in a tent in the main parking lot of Graham's library as a tribute to the 1949 Los Angeles tent revivals that propelled him to global fame, famil...

Feb 26 2018

Trump threatens to yank immigration enforcement from California

In a statement to the Los Angeles Times , U.S. Senator Kamala Harris said , "This administration has continually put a target on California's back and we won't be bul...

Feb 25 2018

Snow Moves into Twin Cities Area, Winter Storm Warning Goes Into Effect

NWS expects travel Saturday night through early Sunday to be extremely hard. As of 9:00 a.m. Friday , controls remain on mountain roads including Highway 50, I-80, S...

Feb 25 2018

Eric Greitens Resigns From Republican Governors Association

Republican Sen. Caleb Rowden and Rep. Kevin Corlew also called on Greitens to resign. In a statement , Greitens called the indictment a "misguided political decision"...

Feb 24 2018

Ex-Dolphin Jonathan Martin taken into custody over social media post

Since the school was mentioned by name, a statement said it chose to close on Friday, "out of an abundance of caution". ABC News confirmed that Martin was the man...

Feb 24 2018

President Trump Meets With Australian Prime Minister, Takes Questions

Mr Trump said he hopes to follow Australia with its tough "merit-based" immigration policies and announced the U.S. would name a new combat ship the USS Canberra. Mr Trum...

Feb 24 2018

British Academia Disrupted As University Lecturers Down Tools

But UUK says the scheme has said a deficit of more than £6bn. The University College Union (UCU) says the proposals would leave a typical lecturer nearly £10,000 a year...

Feb 24 2018

United States embassy to move to Jerusalem from May 14

The planned opening of the embassy, which marks a reversal of decades of U.S. policy, was praised by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after it was announced by U...

Feb 24 2018

Trump orders Pentagon to plan military parade

The decision was also driven by the White House's challenge attracting top talent for jobs in the administration due to Trump's "blacklist" of individuals who have critic...

Feb 24 2018

Egypt ranks 117 on 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index

The position is not much changed from 2016 when India was in the 79 place among 176 countries. The composite index has ranked Pakistan 117th out of a total of 180 n...

Feb 23 2018

NRA Chief Singles Out Sen. Murphy During Speech At CPAC

LaPierre said Democrats such as House minority leader Nancy Pelosi of California and Sen. Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren and other high-profile Democrats, whom he a...

Feb 23 2018

OR student arrested for sending 'I am the shooter' Snapchat threat

However, social media threats create additional investigative hurdles- such as the ability to use aliases or attempt to hide the poster's real location. Deputies searched...

Feb 23 2018

How the Rite Aid-Albertsons deal affects Buffalo Niagara

Rite-Aid has always been the second largest drug chain in DE but has seen growing competition from CVS . It will do that by exchanging shares of Rite Aid Stock for ...

Feb 23 2018

Saudi Arabia announces it will build its first opera house

In December, it was announced the first movie theaters will open in 2018 - with cinemas having been banned since the 1980s. Saudi's General Entertainment Authority an...

Feb 23 2018

Winter Olympics: Great Britain into women's curling semi-finals after beating Canada

Tuesday Madison time ) and the women play Sweden (5:05 a.m. Madison time ) - to have a chance to make it into a tiebreaker for the final semifinal spot. "We had our fat...

Feb 22 2018

Couple accused of locking up adopted kids without food or water

Authorities declared that the Tucson couple was taken into custody shortly after one of the children escaped the house and sought refuge in a nearby convenience store. Th...

Feb 22 2018

Ariana Grande pulls out of 'surprise' Brits performance

Liam Gallagher was one of the many artists who took part in Ariana's fundraiser, along with Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry and Little Mix. The whole industry wants to come to...

Feb 22 2018

Teens stage 'lie-in' outside White House for gun reform

Washington state Governor Jay Inslee called for a state ban on the attachments after the Las Vegas massacre . Parents and teachers joined teenagers in laying at the...

Feb 22 2018

Turkish Shelling Near Afrin After Syrian Government Allied Troops Arrive

Turkey is targeting the production of unmanned tanks for its armed forces, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has stated. The Turkish General Staff has said the Afrin op...

Feb 21 2018

Noem: NRA convention welcome in South Dakota

The NRA is not pleased with its rescinded invite from the city of Dallas to host its annual convention. Caraway, a self-proclaimed strong "believer" in the second am...