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Father of missing boy arrested, accused of murder Father of missing boy arrested, accused of murder
- June 27, 2017

He faces extradition to Los Angeles County. "After reviewing all of the evidence in this case, homicide investigators presented the facts to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office and obtained a murder filing against the suspect ", Medrano said in a written statement . (more...)
Authorities: Mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment Authorities: Mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment
- June 26, 2017

In a story June 23 about a woman charged in the deaths of her two children found inside a hot vehicle, The Associated Press reported an incorrect age for her. Sheriff Larry Fowler said in May that any incidents involving any child are hard, but this call was "especially heartbreaking" with the unfortunate deaths of the two children, CBS DFW reports. (more...)
There's no Senate health care bill yet. These are the key player There's no Senate health care bill yet. These are the key player
- June 20, 2017

So far, McConnell lacks a final measure and is struggling to gain support in a chamber where Republicans have just 52 votes and no Democrats will support it. Republican Conference Committee Chairman John Thune , R-S.D., said the process of writing a healthcare bill has included all GOP senators rather than only those belonging to healthcare-related committees and thus can not be considered secretive. (more...)
Ralph Northam wins Democratic nomination for governor
- June 14, 2017

The general election will be a closely-watched affair as the first statewide competitive contest of the Trump era in a state that's been consistently trending blue. Democrats will likely end primary day in good shape for November. On the Republican side, Gillespie, a moderate Washington insider, is trying to fend off under-funded but spirited campaigns from Wagner and Stewart, an avid Trump supporter. (more...)
Ohio mother and daughters mysteriously found dead in home Ohio mother and daughters mysteriously found dead in home
- June 13, 2017

Cause of death has yet to be confirmed, but the department says it appears to be gun-related. The three bodies were under covers, nearly tucked into bed, detective Dave Loeding tells PEOPLE. Taylor Pifer was a senior at Kent State University where she studied fashion. Police have ruled out a murder-suicide, Loeding said. "Let police work take its course", he said. (more...)
Some hope California winner of $447M Powerball helps area
- June 12, 2017

Lottery officials said one winning ticket was sold in Riverside County, though it's not clear if more than one ticket matched all five numbers plus the Powerball . Miller said the estimated jackpot prize is based on a victor choosing an annuity, which pays off over 29 years. The jackpot for Wednesday's drawing will be 40-million-dollars. (more...)
Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs
- June 10, 2017

As he closed today's hearing, Sen. While the intended focus of Wednesday's hearing is the foreign intelligence surveillance law, other senators have said they plan to question Coats, Rogers, Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein about whether the president meant to derail the Russian Federation investigation when he fired Comey. (more...)
DAY SALE: Southwest Offering Fares As Low As $49 DAY SALE: Southwest Offering Fares As Low As $49
- June 07, 2017

JP Morgan upgraded the stock to "Overweight" rating in Thursday, July 30 report. Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of Southwest Airlines Co. The legal version of this piece of content can be accessed at [[permalink]]. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 7th will be paid a $0.125 dividend. (more...)
White House: Trump won't seek to block Comey testimony White House: Trump won't seek to block Comey testimony
- June 06, 2017

A special counsel is looking into links between Trump's presidential campaign previous year and Russians who sought to influence the election by hacking Democrats . Asked at a news conference if he pressured Comey to drop the Flynn probe, Trump had said, "No. No". Trump told NBC News he believed Comey to be a "showboat" and "grandstander". (more...)
Yankees settle for series split as Severino's great day gets wasted Yankees settle for series split as Severino's great day gets wasted
- June 05, 2017

After walking leadoff hitter Kevin Pillar to open the home first and having him swipe second with Donaldson up, Severino struck out Donaldson swinging and Bautista looking in front of Morales grounding out to the right side. The Yankees tacked on another run on Holliday's RBI double in the seventh but Travis's sac fly gave the Jays the 7-5 lead they wouldn't relinquish. (more...)
Scott, legislative leaders announce special session Scott, legislative leaders announce special session
- June 04, 2017

Legislators had agreed to pay the money to compensate residents in a class-action suit who had lost orange, grapefruit and other citrus trees as part of a Florida Department of Agriculture program to stop the spread of deadly citrus-canker disease. (more...)
Surviving victim of train attack out of hospital Surviving victim of train attack out of hospital
- June 01, 2017

Christian was yelling racial and religious epithets and threatened to decapitate people thereby causing serious physical harm", the document said. Best and Namkai-Meche were killed; Fletcher is now recovering from a large stab wound in his neck. (more...)
Tamir Rice shooting probe: 1 officer fired, 1 suspended
- May 31, 2017

Loehmann shot and killed Tamir on November 22, 2014 outside the Cudell Recreation Center. Tamir Rice's mother says she's relieved that the officer who fatally shot her 12-year-old son has been fired, but she also thinks the officer who drove the patrol vehicle that day should also be fired. (more...)
Poor and disabled big losers in Trump budget; military wins
- May 28, 2017

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney told a separate House panel that the reason for the new deadline is that "receipts now are coming a little bit slower than expected". "Taking money from someone without an intention to pay it back is not debt". We don't really know. The budget also continues the practice outlined in Mr. (more...)
Cedar Park population grew at 12th-fastest rate nationally in 2016 Cedar Park population grew at 12th-fastest rate nationally in 2016
- May 26, 2017

Despite losing 8,638 residents (-0.3%), Chicago remains the third largest city with a population of 2.7 million. But officials and experts cautioned against reading too much into the newest Census figures released this week, which estimate the 2016 populations for municipalities across the nation. (more...)
More Showers & Storms Possible Late Wednesday More Showers & Storms Possible Late Wednesday
- May 24, 2017

AccuWeather reports that while Tuesday is expected to be drier, and the weather service forecasting partly sunny skies with temperatures in the lower 70s, more rain is likely mid-week . Winds will still be breezy, out of the southwest at 10 to 20 miles per hour with temperatures in the 60s & 70s and muggy. Temperatures are expected to warm into the 70s, with some places nearing 80° during the afternoon. (more...)
Officer Fired After Fatally Shooting 15-Year-Old
- May 09, 2017

As a father, I can not begin to imagine the pain they are experiencing. A family statement released on Tuesday night called for disciplinary action against other officers who "extended this nightmare for those children". During the meeting NGAN member Reverend Jeff Hood said he told Dallas DA Faith Johnson how important it is that her office do all they can in terms of pursuing charges against Oliver. (more...)
Kershaw, Bellinger lead Dodgers to 10-2 win over Padres Kershaw, Bellinger lead Dodgers to 10-2 win over Padres
- May 07, 2017

The Padres have lost four in a row and 10 of their last 14. "Hitting home runs, laying down bunts for hits when they shift against him, playing defense - he's just an all-around great baseball player". Padres manager Andy Green couldn't believe Bellinger got on top off Miguel Diaz's offering. "He couldn't get his sinker in the strike zone". Three games behind the Rockies in the division with a four-game series coming up in Colorado in the middle of May. (more...)
NASCAR announces problem with Joey Logano's win at RIR NASCAR announces problem with Joey Logano's win at RIR
- May 06, 2017

Logano was given NASCAR's most severe penalty, as his victory in the Toyota Owners 400 was deemed "encumbered". And gone are the five bonus points he would have received for a legal win. Team Penske driver Joey Logano says his No. 22 team "pushed a little too far" and he has accepted NASCAR's L1-level penalty handed down earlier this week. (more...)
Tipster to receive $10000 reward in Tennessee teacher's arrest Tipster to receive $10000 reward in Tennessee teacher's arrest
- April 30, 2017

Jill Cummins , who has filed for divorce , said her husband called her just days after his arrest. "I think she has the determination to really go somewhere in life". Barry said he let Cummins and Thomas stay in a cabin on the property he was taking care of. He faces federal charges of kidnapping a minor and transporting her across state lines and state charges for aggravated kidnapping and sexual contact with a minor. (more...)

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