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Former Republican Senator John Warner to announce support for Clinton, Kaine

That included, he said, those in Virginia, a presidential battleground state. Clinton served on the Senate Armed Services Committee when she was a Senator fro...


Image via Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department

When officers identified themselves to Scott and told him repeatedly to drop his weapon, Scott refused to comply, the update said. As he was backing up, fou...


Police apprehend kidnapping, robbery suspect near Georgetown HS

Betts' passenger was forced out of the vehicle at gunpoint and Luciano stole the auto. According to police, they've recovered the stolen gray Lexus in Georget...


More Charlotte protesters face charges

One of the protesters said marijuana possession should not have lead to Scott losing his life: "Even if they thought he was smoking weed, why in any world wou...


Regime forces advance in Aleppo

In a meeting called by the US, UK and Russian Federation at the UN Security Council on Sunday, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and US ambassador to the UN, Sam...


Poll Finds Clinton and Trump in Dead Heat

It could be all of the above. The last time the Loras College Poll examined the race, in June, Clinton held a 13-percentage-point lead over Trump among like...


Nine injured, suspect killed

Broken glass from shattered vehicle windows littered a auto park in an upscale shopping centre near where the suspect fired 20 to 30 shots. He estimated that be...


Would MLB consider a 'Jose Fernandez Spirit Award'?

All of the Marlins players planned to wear Fernandez's No. 16 in Monday's game, the team said. The Marlins game against the Atlanta Braves on Sunday was cance...


Mother: Love for abducted Minnesota boy 'will never die'

Earlier this month, Danny Heinrich admitted that he abducted, sexually assaulted and shot Jacob to death, then buried the boy's body in a field in rural central...


California pie-thrower stands by attack on Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson

Johnson, a former National Basketball Association star, was speaking at a dinner for Seeds of HOPE at a charter school in the city when 32-year-old Sean Thomp...


Wells Fargo (WFC) Drops Sales Quotas

Another top Wells Fargo executive said Tuesday that the workers involved in the aggressive sales were lower-level employees and the practices were not created t...


Russian President Vladimir Putin Wins Reelection

According to the incomplete official vote count, the right-wing populist LDPR party was in second place with 17.2 percent, while the Communists came in third on...


U.S. fighter plane missing after 'crashing into the sea off Okinawa coast'

Okinawa is a key USA military facility, close to South Korea and the East China Sea. A U.S. Harrier jet went down in the ocean off Okinawa on Thursday afterno...


Peaceful demonstration turns violent in Charlotte

Delivered during a Thursday press conference, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney's statement counters earlier claims that police shot the 43-year-...


Authorities call NYC explosion a bombing

No people were injured by the New Jersey blast, and though 29 were hurt in Manhattan, no one died. "A bomb exploding in NY is obviously an act of terrorism, b...


Excess levels of dangerous chemical found in tap water across US

Drinking water tainted with a cancer-causing toxin made famous by the environmental activist Erin Brockovich was found in all but one of the 30 water systems ...


Newton: There needs to be accountability in police shooting

A ideal example of Cam Newton's potential stance on race and police brutality came almost two weeks ago, prior the the Panthers' season opener against the Den...


NJ bar owner found bombing suspect sleeping in doorway

US President Barack Obama said Monday there did not appear to be any connection between the Minnesota attack and the bombings in NY and New Jersey. On Sunday,...


Ex-coach arrested after Utah school evacuated for threats

Police have characterized the incident as a possible bomb threat. The incident began when a man entered the school about 2:15 p.m., and told the front office ...


With some gas stations dry, pipeline works to send more fuel

The retention pond on the right is where the gasoline has been contained according to Colonial Pipeline reports. The company says spilled gasoline is being take...


Gas prices in South rise after pipeline spill

Gasoline stations have run out in parts of Tennessee and long lines were seen in the Nashville area. Gas prices normally peak during the summer then fall thro...


Wyoming police probe letter written by senior center shooter

The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reported that two victims were shot outside, in the parking lot, while the third was hit while he or she was inside. Long identifi...


Trump Talks Economic Plan During Speech in NY

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will deliver a speech from the Economic Club of NY on Thursday. And he said that would create as many as 25 milli...


Hillary Clinton Returns To The Campaign Trail After Illness

While Clinton has been in the battleground state of North Carolina multiple times since essentially sealing the Democratic nomination in June, this was her firs...


Jacob Wetterling Case Solved After the Monster Confesses

He maintained his innocence for years, and prosecutors never had enough evidence to charge him. Investigators thought it likely that the same man had abducted...