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Northeast hit by its biggest snowstorm of the winter

More than 60 percent of Thursday's flights into and out of Boston's Logan International Airport have been canceled. Despite the deteriorating conditions, t...


Corps to issue DAPL easement by Wednesday afternoon

The pipeline is now about 85 percent finished, save for a section that would pass under Lake Oahe on the Missouri River - a reservoir that serves as the main so...


Trump says ACA replacement may not come until 2018

The recently-concluded open-enrollment period could be the last one under the ACA as President Trump and Republican lawmakers in the U.S. Congress have vowed to...


State Senate Will Consider Ridesharing Bill Monday

The measure also calls for the adoption of zero tolerance alcohol and drug policies and non-discrimination standards. "I look forward to advancing this compre...


'GET SMART US' Trump tweets after Louvre Museum attack

One soldier was slightly injured in the scalp, officials said . One soldier fired a total of five shots, according to Cadot. The French interior ministry s...


Less than 60000 visas denied due to Trump travel ban - State Dept

That figure contradicts a Justice Department lawyer's claim Friday during a hearing in Virginia about the ban. It is now known that the Trump administration...


Procedural vote on Trump's education secretary pick expected Friday

In speeches on the Senate floor, Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska said they were troubled by they said was DeVos' lack of understanding of b...


Toomey pops left's bubble - will back Trump education nominee Betsy DeVos

Trump's Education Secretary nominee, Betsy DeVos , however, seems to be struggling. U.S. Senator Joe Manchin plans to vote against Betsy DeVos for U.S. If ...


What is Obamacare and why does Trump want to repeal it?

States that expanded Medicaid would be allowed to keep that expansion. The requirement to buy insurance is one of the more unpopular components of the law. ...


Hattiesburg, Mississippi Tornado Kills Four on Saturday

Officials warned of downed power lines and debris spread over large areas and urged people to avoid traveling. In the aftermath of the storm, people were trap...


First launch of the year to blast off Friday

Called the SBIRS GEO-3, the satellite going into space tonight is part of the Defense Department's Space-Based Infrared System, or SBIRS . "Regional systems pr...


Sen. Cory Booker says Sessions lacks 'courageous empathy,' opposes his nomination

Jeff Sessions' appointment as attorney general are calling him extremist, anti-immigration and insensitive to civil rights. Jeff Sessions' nomination to be th...


Trump Names Jewish Son-in-Law Jared Kushner as Senior Adviser

Who will run the Trump Organization? I am eager to hear more from them as I determine the most impactful and appropriate ways for me to serve our country. The ...


Winter weather advisory for Monday afternoon

Rain showers could end as an icy mix for a brief period in the evening, but little to no accumulation is expected. Meteorologists say ice accumulations of one...


Lake Effect Snow Watch starting Thursday night

Lake effect snow will hit the area Thursday night. Where the bands of snow persist, a foot or more can accumulate in some communities in northwestern Pennsylvan...


Sprint Promises To Create Or Return 5000 American Jobs

And SoftBank led the $ 1 billion fundraising round OneWeb needed to create those new jobs. Trump also announced that OneWeb would be hiring 3,000 people ...


Lynchburg to start Christmas tree collection January 13

You could cut your Christmas tree up and throw it in the garbage, said Hugh Whaley of the National Christmas Tree Association , but he advises against it. "We'...


Dylann Roof will not call witnesses as jury mulls death penalty

Roof appeared at the hearing in his striped gray jail jumpsuit, handcuffed and shackled at the ankles. Roof's legal team has indicated in earlier court fil...


Authorities continue search for escaped inmate south of SA

Three out of the six inmates who broke out of a jail in Tennessee on Christmas Day had yet to be found as of Monday afternoon after they managed to escape behin...


Buccaneers Lose To Saints, Fall Out Of Division Race

The fortunes of Brees and Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston changed considerably between two games New Orleans and Tampa Bay played against one another in the sp...


Elon Musk: Tesla's new Enhanced Autopilot system is nearly ready

Despite the weak investor outlook for SolarCity, the company remains to be the top residential installer of solar power systems which might be a sign that it ma...


Authorities: Suspect surrendered in Arkansas road rage death

Gary Eugene Holmes entered the plea Friday morning, about 12 hours after he turned himself in at police headquarters in connection with the December 17 death of...


FBI Warrant That Led to New Clinton Accusations Unsealed

District Court in Manhattan. The partially redacted documents detail investigators' suspicion that a laptop used by Clinton aide Huma Abedin "contains evidenc...


Mother of 2-year-old left in auto overnight arrested

Around noon police located the vehicle, covered in snow, in a parking lot of a commercial center. Police were looking for a 2013 green Ford Fusion that may ha...


HAPPY HOLIDAYS: Mariah Carey's Carpool Karaoke Christmas Is Here

You can check out the Christmas Carpool Karaoke video from the Late Late Show below! For the occasion, the "Mariah's World" star dons a low-cut red leather jack...


Trump picks former Texas Gov. Rick Perry as energy secretary

Perry ran for president in both the 2012 and 2016 campaigns, bowing out in both. The President-elect said yesterday ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson is to be nomi...


Fort Scott Wreaths Across America

Rodrick Harris comes to Arlington National Cemetery from his home in Rockville, Md., at least once a month. "We placed 4,437 wreaths at Knoxville National, 4,...


Deep, arctic chill continues with snow on the east side

The snow is expected to continue through Friday with temperatures expected to fall to minus 4 by 5 p.m. Wind chills between minus 15 and minus 25 are expected a...


Freezing rain expected overnight

The National Weather Service cautions motorists to be mindful of roads that appear wet but could be black ice. High near 24. Southwest wind 14 to 17 miles per h...


Lions' coach says Stafford can play despite finger problem

Landry, a Lion from 1968-78 in a 15-year National Football League career that ended in 1984, expects pain management will be a more important element than the i...


Former astronaut, US Sen. John Glenn is hospitalized in Ohio

Glenn was born July 18, 1921, in Cambridge, Ohio, and grew up in nearby New Concord. Politicians have begun an outpouring of support for Glenn. His long pol...


Dylann Roof's lawyers want delay after officer's mistrial

The defense cross-examined the officers, asking about Roof's demeanor during that traffic stop. Later Thursday, in an eerily silent courtroom, 360-degree comp...


Local Retired Army General reacts to 'Mad Dog' nomination

Congressman Mac Thornberry, chairman of House Armed Services Committee, said few individuals in the field of national security are as respected and admired as ...


Willie Taggart to take over at Oregon

Taggart and Mississippi State's Dan Mullen were the two finalists for the job, a source told ESPN's Brett McMurphy . The Bulls had their best season under T...


Trump to pick retired Gen. Kelly for Homeland Security

The law against retired military officers accepting top positions until seven years after retirement only applies to the Pentagon post. Kelly, who joined th...