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United Passenger Identified as Dr. David Dao

United Passenger Identified as Dr. David Dao

The airline announced Wednesday it is "reaching out" to customers on the United Flight 3411 and "offering compensation for their flights". Munoz described the situation with Dao as a "system failure...

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US Chief Justice Roberts decries

US Chief Justice Roberts decries "partisan hostility"

Still, it can take all the justices a while to adjust. Perhaps it is. But the fact remains that three of the four conservatives (Roberts being the only exception) on today's court had to claw their wa...

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Joseph Jakubowski to remain jailed in Rock County on federal charges

Joseph Jakubowski to remain jailed in Rock County on federal charges

Special Agent in Charge Justin Tolomeo of the FBI's Milwaukee office speaks to reporters about the capture of Joseph Jakubowski on Friday, April 14, 2017 , at the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airpor...

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Hurley Easter Egg Hunt a hit for kids and families

The group of middle schoolers also helped scatter plastic eggs and assemble the age-specific hunt patches using string and stakes Sunday morning into early afternoon. The Easter Bunny (a.k.a. "Peter R...

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Trump Era DOJ Memo Spells Uncertain Future For Portland Police Agreement

They looked at some of the technology needs of the police department, the lack of body cameras, the lack of straps inside of vans. David Prater is a representative from Disability Rights Maryland. T...

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Hunting for some family fun this Easter weekend?

Hunting for some family fun this Easter weekend?

The fun didn't end with the eggs. Four of the five who showed up in time for the event were able to learn about turtles, frogs, toads, snakes and geckos. "Eggies!" Luka said, shovelling plastic eggs...

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NOPD consent decree monitor, others react to AG Sessions call fo

In the two-page memo titled "Supporting Federal, State, Local and Tribal Law Enforcement," Sessions said it's not the federal government's role to manage non-federal police agencies, but he urged "l...

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Dodgers unveil statue to trailblazer Robinson

All players across Major League Baseball wore No. 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson on Saturday and the first 40,000 fans in attendance at Dodger Stadium received a replica of the statue, courtesy of...

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Who's behind rallies seeking tax returns

After tweeting his best wishes for Easter, Trump sent two tweets suggesting that the election was a referendum on his tax returns, one that he won. Two of the biggest Tax rallies took place in NY an...

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Egg hunt by flashlight a unique challenge for Naperville kids

Egg hunt by flashlight a unique challenge for Naperville kids

Pre-register online, or the day of from 9 to 10:30 a.m. There are candy hunts for eight different age groups and one for individuals with disabilities. start of the egg hunt, but most eggs were picked...

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'Who paid for' rallies seeking release of tax returns

'Who paid for' rallies seeking release of tax returns

And there's all this talk about Russian Federation and conflicts of interest. Smith, outreach coordinator with Valley Voices Unified for Change, noted the 90-minute local gathering was one of more t...

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Get ready for Easter egg hunts

Then the kids let loose on the field and in the playground, scrambling to grab up eggs from corners of the park and one boy even scrambled up a stump to pluck one from a tree branch. "They can have th...

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White House no longer will make its visitor logs public

He has repeatedly refused to release his tax returns, breaking with decades of precedent. The new policy will not apply to offices located within the White House complex but are their own government...

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Joseph Jakubowski: Manhunt Continues for Trump Manifesto Sender

Joseph Jakubowski: Manhunt Continues for Trump Manifesto Sender

A Lutheran church in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin cancelled its Palm Sunday services after "a suspicious man who looked like Jakubowski stopped by the church on Thursday asking questions". A vehicle registe...

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San Bernardino school tries to recover after shooting

San Bernardino school tries to recover after shooting

Jonathan Martinez was near San Bernardino instructor Karen Smith on Monday when Cedric Anderson is believed to have entered the North Park Elementary room and opened fire, killing his wife and h...

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Sean Spicer Apologizes After Comparing Syrian President to Adolf Hitler

Sean Spicer Apologizes After Comparing Syrian President to Adolf Hitler

I shouldn't have done it and I won't do it again ". He also said he was aware that gas chambers were used during the Holocaust. Since the inauguration, however, Stern has said the presidency will be...

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USA 'playing the terrorism game' in Syria warns Russian Federation

USA 'playing the terrorism game' in Syria warns Russian Federation

Putin was speaking hours before U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was due to arrive in Moscow for talks with Russia's foreign minister and days after denouncing last week's U.S. "I'm a strong su...

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Gorsuch thanks Trump as he takes oath as Supreme Court justice

Gorsuch joins the court that is often the final arbiter for presidential policy. "Therefore, this vacancy should not be filled until we have a new president", he said at the time. Gorsuch, President T...

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Georgia cops fired after videos surface of them punching and kicking motorist

Sgt Michael Bongiovanni, a servant of the force for 19 years, and officer Robert McDonald were dismissed for attacking Demetrius Hollins , after the motorist was pulled over in traffic for not havi...

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On third thought, let's repeal ObamaCare before tax reform

On third thought, let's repeal ObamaCare before tax reform

New data from the U.S. Census Bureau presents the most detailed picture yet of the dramatic rise in the number of people covered by health insurance since the Affordable Care Act went into effect ....

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US judge puts hold on Arkansas plan for successive executions

US judge puts hold on Arkansas plan for successive executions

John Williams, an assistant federal public defender who represents some of the death row prisoners, called on "state officials to accept the federal court's decision, cancel the frantic execution sche...

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How Trump insurance changes could affect coverage next year

While insurers were happy with the rule , they pressed the administration to guarantee funding for the cost-sharing subsidies. To pressure Democrats into supporting a replacement plan, President Tr...

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Judge Neil Gorsuch Confirmed to US Supreme Court

Democrats first employed the nuclear option for lower court nominees in 2013 to keep Republicans from blocking Obama's nominees. Democrats must be in shock as they watch Trump reintroduce America ...

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New York Lawmakers Approve Plan for Tuition-free College

New York Lawmakers Approve Plan for Tuition-free College

The Excelsior Scholarship is a first-in-the-nation plan that will let NY residents whose families makes up to $125,000 per year attend the state's public colleges and universities for free . The cost...

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The State Department isn't dealing with China. Jared Kushner is

Spicer confirmed Kushner's visit to NPR's Tamara Keith early Monday. Kushner's foray into global affairs comes less than a week after the president named him to a commission on battling opioid abuse...

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Court hearing for suspect in arson at immigrant-owned store

Court hearing for suspect in arson at immigrant-owned store

A rock had been thrown through a window in the front door, burned by flames, when officers and firefighters arrived. Police called the incident arson and a hate crime against the store's owner, Ka...

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Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch as Supreme Court Justice

Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch as Supreme Court Justice

While the final outcome was never in serious doubt, the confirmation process became a bitter battle in the Senate, one that had as much to do with partisan grudges as the nominee himself. The justices...

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Trump's pick Gorsuch sworn in, restoring top court's conservative tilt

Trump's pick Gorsuch sworn in, restoring top court's conservative tilt

Gorsuch, 49, took his judicial oath in the White House Rose Garden with Trump looking on. Kennedy, 80, often a swing vote on the court, presided, a reminder that Gorsuch's ascendance may not be th...

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New York state allots $1M to create hate crimes task force

New York state allots $1M to create hate crimes task force

The program won't cover room and board, however, and students must be enrolled full time and maintain sufficient grades and residency requirements. The governor's office said it expects it to cost $16...

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Attorney General: 'We Will Detain All Adults Apprehended at Border'

Sessions singled out gangs and cartels as "criminal organizations" that turn "cities and suburbs into war-zones", that "rape and kill innocent" people and profit from "smuggling poison and other human...

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