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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...


NCAA to review bathroom bill repeal before deciding on North Carolina return

An AP analysis this week found that HB2 already will cost the state more than $3.76 billion in lost business over a dozen years. After a year of backlash, t...


White House officials helped Nunes get intel

Lake, writing in Bloomberg, made two points of particular interest: that Nunes told him that the intelligence reports were sent to the Obama White House, as wel...


Severe storms bring golf ball-sized hail to Texas

Widespread severe weather is not expected at this time. According to the National Weather Service, in Louisville, Ky., strong to severe thunderstorms are poss...


Dustin Johnson's quest for WGC grand slam continues in Match Play

I like the way I'm playing. He's got that thing about him that's going to make him a big-time victor out here, and hopefully I can hang with him". But Johnson...


Gorsuch Shows Few Cracks Heading Into Day 3 of SCOTUS Confirmation

In a speech in the Senate, Schumer cited the Gorsuch's "lack of candor" in the hearings and a "deep-seated conservative ideology". Schumer said that Senate D...


Burglary at Bellagio Hotel and Casino prompts lockdown on Vegas strip

Tyler Perkins said he was stood outside the complex when "hundreds start pouring out the door". Police have taken one suspect into custody. "Currently inves...


Obama: 'America Is Stronger Because Of The Affordable Care Act'

Some members of Congress wish to make major changes to our core health system - including repealing the Affordable Care Act and making damaging changes to Med...


Syrian rebels launch second Damascus attack in three days

The SOHR said at least 143 air raids were conducted by the Syrian army on rebel held eastern parts of Damascus , mostly targeting Jobar, since the rebels launc...


Trump to speak to House Republicans Tuesday on healthcare: aides

He also noted that the revisions will likely allow for federal block grants to states for Medicaid and permit states to add a work requirement for Medicaid reci...


Gonzaga-South Dakota State: 3 keys to the Bulldogs' 66-46 win

Defense has been significant for Gonzaga throughout the season, something that bears out by the fact that it has held opponents to just 61.2 points per game , ...


Month-old dies after sittter can't reach 911

The rogue calls clog up the lines for hours at a time. The dispatcher said the best thing you can do is stay on the phone. This past Saturday, it's said tha...


Fast food worker aides unconscious police officer

Soon after, the woman lost consciousness, her foot slipped from the brake, and her SUV began to roll down the drive-thru lane. However, by the time Viloria pull...


Woman abandons 2-year-old in grocery store

According to police, video shows 31-year-old Chiengkham Vilaysane walking with her two-year-old daughter behind her. The mother was caught on security cameras e...


Spring forward, check smoke detectors

More than half of fatal home fires occur from 11 p.m.to 7 a.m. and the risk of dying in a home fire is cut in half by having a working smoke detector installed,...


Four deaths blamed on west Texas wildfires

The three were identified Tuesday morning as Emmert Sloan, Cody Crockett and Sydney Wallace. The bodies of all three were found close to one another. Dramatic...


Virginia Tech wrestling wins ACC team title

EST. We got a couple of those plays. The team's top two scorers returned to starting five and hit some big shots late. "We're going to need me and Cameron to ...


To-Hawaii flight diverted to Los Angeles after dispute over blanket fee

An unruly passenger prompted a Hawaiian Airlines flight from Las Vegas to divert to Los Angeles Wednesday morning. It was determined that there was no crimi...


97-year-old twin sisters likely froze to death steps from home

It wasn't until the next morning that a neighbour discovered Williams face down in the driveway. Police do not suspect any foul play. The 97-year-old twin s...


Toddler dies after hours in hot auto parked outside Tampa day care

With temperatures in the mid-80s on Tuesday, sealed cars became even more risky. Hillsborough deputies are investigating the death Tuesday (Feb. 28) of a two ...


Trump says he's skipping White House Correspondents' dinner

On Friday, several major news outlets, including CNN and The New York Times , were excluded from a briefing with Spicer. This year, though, multiple news o...