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Republicans prepare to leave Washington without resolving health care disputes

Republicans prepare to leave Washington without resolving health care disputes

Vice President Mike Pence and other top administration officials were offering to let states request federal exemptions from insurance coverage requirements imposed by President Barack Obama's healt...

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Jakubowski's step-dad relieved suspect in custody

A Rock County man who was the subject of a nationwide manhunt before he was arrested Friday morning has been charged with stealing firearms from a federally licensed firearms dealer. "Life can get bac...

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Gun Theft Suspect With Manifesto for Trump Is Captured

Gorn said he became concerned and called authorities after Jakubowski kept repeating "there's no going back". More than 150 law enforcement officials had been searching for Jakubowski since April 4 ...

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President Trump Signs Bill Allowing States to Defund Planned Parenthood

It denies U.S. federal money to any nongovernmental organization in the world that provides counseling for abortion , even if the money is not used for actual abortion-related services. "The legisl...

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Cuomo's New York agenda feeds talk of presidential run

Cuomo's New York agenda feeds talk of presidential run

Hillary Clinton made a surprise appearance alongside Cuomo as he signed the bill. Fatiga also said she has mixed feelings about the program. The Excelsior Scholarship would cover full-time st...

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Police issue Amber Alert out of Portsmouth

Police issue Amber Alert out of Portsmouth

Asia Jarvis was last seen wearing a blue night robe, green tights and an oversized shirt. According to detectives, 5-year-old Dominique Jarvis and 1 ½ year-old Messiah Jarvis were last seen at a hom...

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CAPTURED: Fugitive accused of robbing gun shop/sending manifesto to president

CAPTURED: Fugitive accused of robbing gun shop/sending manifesto to president

Last Friday, Rock County, Wisconsin Sheriff Robert Spoden said the fugitive is "angry at all government officials...he has a dislike for anyone that has authority or governmental power". More than 1...

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Arkansas' multiple execution plan appearing to unravel

Arkansas' multiple execution plan appearing to unravel

The actor Johnny Depp appeared alongside Damien Echols, who spent almost 18 years on Arkansas' death row before he was freed in 2011 in a plea deal in which he maintained his innocence. If Griffen's o...

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United States designates none of major trading partners as currency manipulator

The reversal by the Treasury department was one of the nearly half-a-dozen instances when Donald Trump or his administration have gone back on his poll campaign promises. The monitoring list was added...

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Neil Gorsuch gets confirmed after bitter Senate battle

Neil Gorsuch gets confirmed after bitter Senate battle

Isakson applauded the Gorsuch confirmation in a statement issued by his office Friday. "As Catholics, we welcome the confirmation of a judge whose record adheres to the Constitutional right to free ...

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McKelvey: Is Kansas election a bellwether?

While we can't re-run history, you can make a strong case that if an ordinary Republican were president, he wouldn't be running such a spectacularly incompetent White House, he'd be getting more done,...

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Man's advice to stop dating

Man's advice to stop dating "hot women" has made people furious

Amber, a 23-year-old from Bristol, says it's sometimes annoying when her fitness-obsessed boyfriend doesn't want to go out and eat at restaurants she wants to go to: "I made halloumi and butternut squ...

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'Mother of all bombs' kills dozens of militants in Afghanistan

The U.S. war in Afghanistan is the longest war in U.S. history, extending into its 16th year. The Pentagon released video of the first-ever use of the Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb in Afghanistan....

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Trump to keep list of White House visitors secret

Trump to keep list of White House visitors secret

Under Obama, such records, which were published on a White House-maintained website, were typically disclosed 90 to 120 days after the visit. The visitor logs Obama opened up to the public helped W...

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Burglary suspect who mailed manifesto to Trump arrested

Burglary suspect who mailed manifesto to Trump arrested

Jakubowski is suspected of an April 4 break-in at a gun shop called Armageddon Supplies in his hometown of Janesville, about 70 miles (113 km) southwest of Milwaukee , in which 18 guns and two silenc...

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Trump's strikes in Syria message to N Korea, other adversary nations: Tillerson

However, whether the US would, in fact, take military action against North Korea is a different story, given the covert nature of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs and its growing weapons capab...

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SC Democrats see hope in close Kansas race

Republicans have represented the district since Todd Tiahrt unseated veteran Democratic Rep. Dan Glickman in 1994. GOP congressional candidate in the 4th district Ron Estes votes at Holy Cross Luthe...

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Dem Reps: Suspend Kushner Security Clearance For Undisclosed Meetings

Don Beyer (D-Va.) to FBI Director James Comey and Charles Phalen, director of the National Background Investigations Bureau, the Democrats expressed concerns over the President's son-in-law's failur...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation got court order to monitor ex-Trump adviser in Russian Federation probe

How Page came to be a Trump foreign-policy adviser in the first place remains a point no one on Team Trump has been able to explain. The former Merrill Lynch banker, who has an office in a building ne...

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NY to become first state with tuition free college

NY to become first state with tuition free college

NY will be the only state in the county to offer a free four-year college education to qualifying residents. Their families must earn no more than $100,000 a year and the income cap will increase to $...

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A Special Win for Republicans

Bernie Sanders" former presidential campaign team, now running a group called Our Revolution, piled on: "The Democratic Party can no longer ignore districts that they consider "safe' for Republicans"....

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Trump strategy on NKorea: 'Maximum pressure and engagement'

The "armada", officially called the U.S. Navy's Carrier Strike Group 1, is now making its way toward North Korea. In an interview with CBS News correspondent Ben Tracy on Friday, North Korea's Vice...

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Spicer Apologizes After Hitler Comments

During a White House briefing on Tuesday, Spicer sought to intensify criticism of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, describing his suspected use of sarin nerve gas against civilians last week as histo...

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Easter Activities Planned Friday and Saturday in Monticello, New Hebron

Easter Activities Planned Friday and Saturday in Monticello, New Hebron

Whether it's the third annual Easter egg hunt at Afrim's Sports in Albany or get this, an Easter egg pool hunt at the YMCA in southern Saratoga. Children will need to bring their own baskets for egg...

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Alabama governor resigns amid criminal charges stemming from scandal

Bentley also pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor charges, including one that he used campaign money to pay almost $9,000 in legal bills for Rebekah Mason. "I definitely think she's going to do a bette...

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Manifesto-writing fugitive found camping on Wisconsin farm

Manifesto-writing fugitive found camping on Wisconsin farm

I think he's looking for a way out, a way to say what's happening to me and other people is not right". Rock County Sheriff's Office Commander Troy Knudson said the writings appeared genuine. Twenty-s...

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Rooney Rule leaves a legacy and impact far beyond NFL

Rooney Rule leaves a legacy and impact far beyond NFL

Dan Rooney . Next season, the league expects to have at least eight minority head coaches in 2017 alone. Dan Rooney prioritized certain characteristics above all in the organization and those charac...

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Arkansas judge blocks state from using lethal drug

Arkansas judge blocks state from using lethal drug

Pulaski County Circuit Court Judge Wendell Griffen issued a temporary restraining order barring authorities in the southern U.S. state from using vecuronium bromide, which the state had planned to use...

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Lots of chances to find Easter eggs

There were two special eggs containing tickets which awarded the finder a grand prize in each age group. "Mommy told me where to go, right by the sheep", she said. Saturday. Although Thie said she...

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LEADING OFF: Dodgers to unveil Jackie Robinson statue

Baseball will make sure this Jackie Robinson Day is a busy one. Jackie Robinson's wife and children are among the special guests committed to attend the statue ceremony at Dodger Stadium this week...

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