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Todd Prichard: Taking away Planned Parenthood funding wrong move

The clinic closures come at a crucial time for women seeking access to reproductive health care in the US, and particularly in Iowa. The state opted, instead,...


Ford gets ready to cut jobs

The auto giant declined to comment on the reports job cuts but said that it remained focused on its core strategies to boost profitable growth. Ford Motor C...


McDonald's to collaborate with Uber to deliver food in US

The move marks an effort by top officials to win back customers after the company saw a slight decline in sales at the beginning of the year. Food delivery ...


Bennet statement opposing president's Antiquities Act executive order

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke echoed that uncertainty. A legal analysis commissioned by the National Parks Conservation Association says no, pointing...


Albrecht Tied For 12th At NCAA Columbus Regional

The top six teams from each of four regionals will advance to the nationals later this month in Sugar Grove, Ill. USC, playing on this course for the first ti...


Trump administration hollows out EPA science integrity board

The Board of Scientific Counselors advises the EPA on the quality and accuracy of the science it produces, but it was confirmed on Monday (8 May) that nine of i...


Frat member told 911: 'We have a friend who's unconscious'

They were seen on camera trying to slap him awake, and at one point, two of the brothers landed on top of his unconscious body. "But the public will wonder and ...


Texas Governor Signs Law Against 'Sanctuary Cities'

Abbott signed the bill on Facebook Live, said spokesman John Wittman, because that's "where most people are getting their news nowadays". "Citizens expect l...


NJ church gets offspring to replace now-dead 600-year-old tree

Experts say fewer trees are replicating the old oak's 600-year lifespan. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). In a photograph taken Friday, April 21, 2017, a street sign ...


Blocked again: Federal judge halts Trump's order on sanctuary cities

District Judge William Orrick quoted Trump to support his decision to block the president's order to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not coop...


French Presidential Front-Runner Reportedly Hit By Russia-Linked Hackers

For example, a fake domain called mail-en-marche.fr was set up on April 12. Furthermore, Gashkov recalled that Macron's party is saying that "not a single e...


US Senate confirms Perdue as Trump's agriculture secretary

Mississippian Mike Espy served as agriculture secretary under President Bill Clinton, leaving in 1994. As ABC News noted, Perdue is the first Southerner in ...


Tennessee teacher planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

Commune residents weren't shy when it came to talking about their time with Cummins and Thomas. Tad Cummins was arrested last week in Siskiyou County, Califor...


Protesters Arrested Over White Nationalist Richard Spencer's Speech at Auburn University

But in the end the university was forced to host Spencer in Foy Hall Tuesday evening after all when a federal judge in Montgomery issued an order Tuesday aftern...


Sheriff's deputy shot in Oklahoma; suspect at large

A manhunt involving the Oklahoma Highway Patrol and Logan County Sheriff's Office ensued, with LeForce's capture occurring just before 2:30 p.m. The stolen vehi...


Bodies of 4 slain men found in park on Long Island

Mickens and her friend, 16-year-old Kayla Cuevas, were targeted by four MS-13 members as they walked home. The acquaintance also indicated he knew of the killin...


Arrest Made in the Murder of Google Employee Vanessa Marcotte

Saturday about the new developments in the case. The suspect, Angel Cordero Ortiz, was taken into custody Friday night in Worcester, WCBV-5 reported . Her bo...


Whitefish seniors celebrate with egg hunt

The Kin Club Easter Egg Hunt starts at 11 a.m. sharp on April 15, so families should arrive a little early. According to Patty Rearden, Deputy Park and Recr...


Armed fugitive sets vehicle on fire, sends Trump 161-page manifesto

A vehicle found burned a short distance away is registered to Jakubowski. Delavan-Darien schools will be open Friday, but, will be in a general or soft lockdo...


North Carolina defeats Gonzaga for redemption in national championship

You'd feel the same, too, even if you were Michael Jordan, because he was right there in the stands for the 2016 NCAA championship game. "I said he hasn't calle...


AP WAS THERE: US Congress declares war during WWI

Swinging its industrial might and vast manpower behind France and Britain against Germany and its allies on April 6, 1917, the United States tipped the balanc...


Federal judge issues injunction against Missouri abortion laws

Ilyse Hogue, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, called the legislation "one of the most extreme anti-abortion measures in the country". Under SB 300 pub...


West Hartford Police Begin First Phase of 2017 Campaign Against Distracted Driving

According to the Michigan State Police Criminal Justice Information Center, there were 7,516 crashes in Michigan during 2015 involving distracted driving, resul...


Man charged with murder after shooting intruder in shower

A Washington state man found an intruder taking a shower in his house and shot him. When the homeowner arrived on the second property, he told deputies he f...


US wants China to take action to stop North Korea nuke tests

Kim Jong-un is questing for missiles capable of carrying a nuclear warheads to strike the mainland US. The drill is part of the annual joint exercise Foal Eagle...