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Almost 70000 deer registered opening weekend in Minnesota

DES MOINES| The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) says to be more aware than ever for deer on the road. Zone 1, in northeastern Minnesota, saw the bi...


Isolationist Trump Stokes NATO Defense Fears

The United States ambassador to Germany, John B. Emerson , said on the public broadcaster ZDF that it seemed that American voters "have given up on the politic...


Veterans Day events set for Friday, Saturday

Celebration. Veterans needing help with their benefits can attend the Resource Fair on from 10 a.m. to1 p.m. Wednesday in the Student Center. Hosted by United...


Bodies on SC man's property were a couple

They were unearthed Sunday and Monday from a 95-acre site in rural Woodruff after the owner, Todd Kohlhepp, pointed authorities to the gravesites. (AP Photo/R...


Tim Kaine says Clinton is the 'underdog'

Kaine recalled Clinton's efforts in the 1990's to get healthcare reform passed and how it was defeated by Republican opposition who "made it personal to her". ...


Second deputy dies after ambush shooting in Peach County

J.T. Ricketson, special agent in charge of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation office in Perry, Ga., said the sheriff's office contacted him about 6 p.m. Sgt....


Jury pool mostly white in black shooting death

In this Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 photo, former North Charleston Police Officer Michael Slager sits in the courtroom, in Charleston, S.C. Slager, who turns 35 next ...


Police gather to mourn death of Des Moines sergeant

Beminio's funeral is at 11 a.m.in West Des Moines, and then a long procession of police cars will escort his body across town to a Des Moines cemtery for burial...


Donald Trump calls for an investigation into Obama after latest WikiLeaks revelations

WikiLeaks has been releasing chunks of emails every day from Podesta's account. Hacked emails reveal a close Hillary Clinton ally fuming that her private e...


The Trump Campaign Was Just Dealt a Major Legal Blow

The order, issued by U.S. District Judge James Gwin, also applies to pro-Trump operative Roger Stone. Boulware said he there won't be a final ruling until a...


Mike Pence sidesteps question on whether Paul Ryan should remain speaker

And in a National Review article published Thursday, Pence declined to say whether Ryan should be re-elected as speaker of the House. In the meeting, a handful ...


Lakers end Steph Curry's record three-point streak in stunning rout

ABOUT THE LAKERS (3-3): Walton, who was an assistant coach with Golden State the previous two seasons, is trying to get his young team to take some pride in t...


Central California officer killed by shot fired from colleague's gun

Sheriff Margaret Mims says in a standard course of work the two deputies were discussing their weapons when Lucas was shot. As the men chatted, a detective ,...


This year's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree will be from Oneonta, NY

The first Rockefeller Center Christmas tree was put up in 1931 and the first official tree lighting was held two years later. This story will be updated. Oneo...


Nebraska visits Ohio State with championship hopes at stake

Michigan, Penn State and OSU own the three largest stadiums in college football. University of MI did play on the Thursday before Labor Day at University of U...


Sabres goalie Lehner ill; Nilsson to start at Philadelphia

Buffalo Sabres' Matt Moulson (26) gathers his teammates together after scoring his second goal on Philadelphia Flyers' Michal Neuvirth, right, during the second...


NAACP, NC back in court, this time over voter challenges

The law also prohibits registration cancellations less than 90 days before an election; the NAACP alleges that many of these cancellations have occurred within ...


Ted Cruz Hints at Continued Refusal to Confirm Supreme Court Nominee

The Texas senator said there's precedent for leaving a Supreme Court seat empty, but that's not the case. I would note, just recently, that Justice [Stephen...


Autistic teen attacked while running cross-country race in Rochester

Both witnesses got the man's license plate number, and police were able to track down 57-year-old Martin MacDonald who lives in a suburb of Rochester . However...


Alcoa Corp. completes separation from Alcoa Inc

Orbis Allan Gray Ltd purchased a new position in Alcoa during the first quarter valued at $374,584,000. The investment firm sold 6,467 shares of AA which is v...


Nittany Lions' big second half crushes Purdue, 62-24

If it wasn't for that special teams play, we wouldn't be talking about them at all. The Nittany Lions defeated Maryland in Baltimore last season, but the Terrap...


Jury awards Mike McQueary $7.3 million in defamation case against Penn State

In 2001, McQueary gave an eyewitness report to the Penn State administration of what he believed to be a case of sexual abuse by former defensive coordinator Je...


The Supreme Court Agrees to Review Gavin Grimm's Case

Gloucester High School initially allowed Grimm, a 17-year-old high school senior, to the use of the boys' bathroom, but reversed course after members of the com...


Why Does The Pentagon Want CA Soldiers To Repay Enlistment Bonuses?

The committee, led by Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, also has asked the National Guard for documents showing whether anyone was sacked or reassigned for wrongly p...


Police say 141 pipeline protesters arrested

According to police, some protesters threw rocks and improvised fire bombs as law enforcement officers closed in. Both sides have accused the other of increas...