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GOHSEP Continues Operations in Response to Tropical Storm Cindy

GOHSEP Continues Operations in Response to Tropical Storm Cindy

The biggest worry with the storm is all the heavy rain it's spinning into Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and the Florida panhandle, where rain amounts may exceed 10 inches in the next 48 hours. The w...

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Statehood wins questioned Puerto Rico referendum

Statehood wins questioned Puerto Rico referendum

For the fifth time , Puerto Rican voters went to the polls to decide one thing: Should the island become the 51st state?? As of 7:00 pm, the island's State Commission on Elections (CEE-PR) had rep...

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Gulf Coast preparing for tropical storm that hasn't quite formed yet

Gulf Coast preparing for tropical storm that hasn't quite formed yet

Tropical Storm Cindy , over the Gulf of Mexico, will drift toward the United States with flooding rainfall, severe thunderstorms and rip currents this week. Still, the National Weather Service expec...

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Ex-cop not guilty in Milwaukee shooting death that sparked riots

Ex-cop not guilty in Milwaukee shooting death that sparked riots

The shooting sparked riots that lasted days in Milwaukee in August of 2016. Heaggan-Brown was sacked from the Milwaukee Police Department last fall on sexual assault charges, according to the New Y...

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F-16 jet crashes on takeoff from Houston airport; pilot ejects

F-16 jet crashes on takeoff from Houston airport; pilot ejects

The airport was quickly evacuated, including children on a field trip. #Ellington field evacuated after pilot ejects from burning F-16 on tarmac. He told NBC affiliate KPRC in Houston : "The jet ...

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Amarillo to get Double-A team in 2019 — TEXAS LEAGUE

Amarillo to get Double-A team in 2019 — TEXAS LEAGUE

Their current Double-A team, the San Antonio Missions , are relocating the Amarillo, Texas. The Elmore's also announced they will relocate their rookie-level team from Helena , Montana to Colorad...

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Draft Senate healthcare bill would link subsidies to income

Private health care talks have been underway in the Senate for weeks. Senator Mitch McConnell has suggested he would like to bring the bill up for a vote next week. But fear not. "Aides stress tha...

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1 tropical storm churns in Gulf, 2nd disbands in Caribbean

1 tropical storm churns in Gulf, 2nd disbands in Caribbean

It had top sustained winds of 60 miles per hour (97 kph). From East Texas to southern Mississippi, Cindy is expected to drop 3-6 inches of rain and some isolated areas could see up to 12 inches of...

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Tropical Storm Cindy strengthens in Gulf

Little change in strength is expected today. Between Wednesday and Thursday morning, the storm could bring up to 12 inches of rain to some coastal areas of Texas and Louisiana . The greatest ra...

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Las Vegas ties record high temperature of 117 degrees

Las Vegas ties record high temperature of 117 degrees

In Phoenix , Arizona , state weather service forecast the mark 120 degrees in the desert city along with risky heat waves that can cause health hazards in the region along with the whole southwest...

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Settlement reached in lawsuit over Michael Brown's death

Settlement reached in lawsuit over Michael Brown's death

Richard Webber . "The settlement agreement shall remain sealed by this Court and shall be considered a closed record under Missouri Revised Statute. He said the split of the amount between Michael...

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Allegiant to add new flights from RDU to Puerto Rico, Cincinnati

Allegiant to add new flights from RDU to Puerto Rico, Cincinnati

With the addition of this new route, Allegiant will serve nine cities out of the airport owned by St. Clair County. As part of the announcement, the airline said it would offer introductory one-wa...

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Will Grier gets green light to play in 2017 for West Virginia

Will Grier gets green light to play in 2017 for West Virginia

It's a sigh of relief for some, for others it's an opportunity to finally flip the page and close this chapter with the focus now shifting fully to the rival Hokies. A feat not almost as easy as it so...

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Orlando begins process of moving Confederate statue - KXLH.com | Helena, Montana

Orlando begins process of moving Confederate statue - KXLH.com | Helena, Montana

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer made a decision to relocate the statue after a blogger said the memorial was a symbol of racism. City officials are working with historians on an inscription for the stat...

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Japan investigates delay in reporting Navy ship collision

The Japanese Coast Guard's investigation will try to determine what the crew of the Crystal was doing before the collision was reported, which could provide clues as to what happened. Naval Hosp...

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Southwest Celebrates First Day Of Summer With Heat Wave

Southwest Celebrates First Day Of Summer With Heat Wave

Arizona is seeing the most stifling temperatures , but the wrath of the heat wave is being felt across Nevada and California as well. Arizona, Nevada and California saw dramatic temperatures Tues...

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Gerrymandering: Drawing districts for political advantage

Gerrymandering: Drawing districts for political advantage

Senate. We are hopeful that the decision to hear this case will be the first step in addressing the partisan gerrymandering that is now shaping the House of Representatives as well as state l...

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6 killed in 25-vehicle pileup at New Mexico-Arizona line

6 killed in 25-vehicle pileup at New Mexico-Arizona line

Police say a dust storm and its high winds caused limited visibility, prompting the chain-reaction crash. The I-10 was reopened Thursday after a lengthy closure. Christiansen said towing the damaged v...

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How the AP-NORC poll on climate change was conducted

How the AP-NORC poll on climate change was conducted

The agreement was negotiated under former President Barack Obama. The City of Las Cruces officially joined the Climate Mayors Network, that parallels the spirit and goals of the Paris Climate Agree...

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Video of killing released after Minnesota officer acquitted of manslaughter

Video of killing released after Minnesota officer acquitted of manslaughter

As more police and an ambulance arrived, Yanez could be heard breathing heavily and swearing and trying to explain his actions to fellow officers. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety release...

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Supreme Court picks up redistricting case, Walker reacts

Supreme Court picks up redistricting case, Walker reacts

The resulting map maximized Republicans' political power by carving up districts so Democrats were packed into some lopsided districts, giving the GOP a better chance at winning other competitive se...

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Fire in Holcomb Valley Area

Fire in Holcomb Valley Area

Forest Service Battalion Chief Chon Bribiescas. Fire officials said they have no containment lines around the fire and evacuations haven't been ordered yet. The fire started near the Holcomb Valley re...

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The Slants win Supreme Court battle over band's name in trademark dispute

The Slants win Supreme Court battle over band's name in trademark dispute

It is now under attack by social justice warriors who claim that offensive language should be banned including the name of the NFL's Washington Redskins . "To help ensure an educational environment...

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Spicer seeks more strategic role at White House

Spicer seeks more strategic role at White House

Sean Spicer is being moved from the White House press briefing room into a new strategic role, it has been reported. "I'm not sure the press secretary thing is something I'm dying to do", Ingraha...

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Democrats fear slowdown of Russia sanctions bill in House

Legislation passed by the Senate on June 15, which included tougher new sanctions against both Russia and Iran, aimed at punishing Russian President Vladimir Putin for his country's alleged meddling i...

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Russian Federation investigation: Attorney General Rosenstein might recuse himself

The statement followed several stories in the past few days in The Washington Post and New York Times quoting unnamed sources on the direction of the probe, now in the hands of special counsel Ro...

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Russian Federation condemns United States downing of Syrian warplane

Russia, a staunch ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, said it would treat USA -led coalition aircraft flying west of the Euphrates River in Syria as potential targets and track them with missile...

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Virginia Primaries: Gillespie wins close Republican race; Northam clinches Democratic

Perriello had run as an unapologetic liberal crusader supported by prominent national Democrats like Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). Northam received 55.9 percent of the vote in a two-way race with ...

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Gas prices down another 4 cents in Omaha in the past week

Gas prices down another 4 cents in Omaha in the past week

The $2.31 average pump price in Broward County on Monday was 5 cents less than the previous week, while Palm Beach County's $2.36 average was down 6 cents. A few stations were selling gas for $1.99, a...

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Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban

Packingham's First Amendment case began on Facebook . Judge Samuel Alito is concerned that treating all sites as platforms for free speech risks making it hard to block access to any site. Justice ...

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