Fire probe prompts Toys 'R' Us to pull ride-on toy truck

The cause of a pickup truck fire along I-5 that created a lot of commotion is surprising. "We've got to get out of this truck, '" his wife Roxsane Harden told CBS News . Toys "R" Us apologized for the issue and refunded the couple. "So I'm in the b... More..

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Police investigate child hanging at daycare
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Police investigate child hanging at daycare

Arneson says the pedestrian and bicyclist will survive. " It's horrific, horrific . We never want children to be injured, and that's part of the reason we call in our chaplins because it is a horrific scene f...More..

Wild Predictions: Minnesota Vikings vs Arizona Cardinals
by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Wild Predictions: Minnesota Vikings vs Arizona Cardinals

Particularly with their pass-rush thanks to the addition of Chandler Jones and the solid play of Markus Golden and Calais Campbell, the defense has caused problems throughout the season. A hopeful sign for th...More..

Trump Transition Work Set To Pick Up Speed
by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Trump Transition Work Set To Pick Up Speed

In those days, Mr Kushner, then in his twenties, was the son of federal inmate 26526-050. As a parade of job seekers, TV talking heads and statesmen like Henry Kissinger paraded through the lobby of Trump Tow...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Katie Rainsberger stuns at NCAA championships to lead OR to team title

She earned All-Atlantic Region and All-Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference honors this fall. The Blue Jays competed against 51 other teams at DeSales University Saturday, Nov. Following Douglass was a trio o...More..

Police officer punches woman during arrest
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Police officer punches woman during arrest

Sedillo said Bonar recognized the victim for having a warrant out for her arrest . Some time after the news broke that the Flagstaff police officer was being investigated for allegedly punching the woman...More..

Tennessee school bus crash sends 23 students to hospital
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Tennessee school bus crash sends 23 students to hospital

Haas says a 17-year-old student received the most serious injury, a broken collarbone. Two of the children are in critical but stable condition. It appears two other buses were traveling with the bus involv...More..

Grandma accidentally invites stranger to Thanksgiving - and it gets better
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Grandma accidentally invites stranger to Thanksgiving - and it gets better

After the entertaining debacle unfolded, Jamal tweeted out the screenshots of the hilarious group message bragging on the graciousness of the mystery grandma. His "grandma" was inviting everyone over to her h...More..

by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

MnDOT advising no travel in parts of southwest Minnesota

The Alexandria area has been given an 80 percent chance of snow. Officials from the South Dakota Department of Transportation and the Department of Public Safety are advising motorists that strong winds, snow...More..

Christmas tree arrives in downtown Youngstown
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Christmas tree arrives in downtown Youngstown

It's the time of year when bedecked and bedazzled trees light up our nights for a few special weeks. It will soon begin to look like Christmas in downtown Youngstown as the official city Christmas tree makes ...More..

APNewsBreak: Engineer in crash had undiagnosed sleep apnea
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

APNewsBreak: Engineer in crash had undiagnosed sleep apnea

The AP reports that the NTSB started recommending sleep apnea testing for all engineers after the Bronx crash, and that Metro-North and the Long Island Rail Road now require it. NJ Transit also did not respond ...More..

Police Officer Charged With Manslaughter
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Police Officer Charged With Manslaughter

Ramsey County Attorney John Choi says he expects St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez to make his first court appearance Friday on a charge of second-degree manslaughter in the death of Philando Castile ....More..

Twitter suspends accounts linked to far-right movement
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Twitter suspends accounts linked to far-right movement

Mr Spencer compared the crackdown to Adolf Hitler wiping out opposition to the Nazi Party during the Night of the Long Knives in 1934. Jared Taylor and Richard Spencer and Jared Taylor , well-known alt-r...More..

S. Korea prosecutors likely to question president
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

S. Korea prosecutors likely to question president

Yonhap news agency quoted a prosecution official as saying Park's questioning should be done no later than Wednesday. Prosecutors also raided the home of Cho Won-dong, a former senior presidential secretary ...More..

Trump considering 'special session' to repeal Obamacare
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Trump considering 'special session' to repeal Obamacare

You know, I know how to do this stuff. Trump also denied that there would be a gap between the repeal of Obamacare and his own plan that would leave these people vulnerable. But experts say the situation requ...More..

Grandma texts wrong teen about Thanksgiving, invites him anyway
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Grandma texts wrong teen about Thanksgiving, invites him anyway

When the texter identified herself as "your grandma", Jamal asked for a selfie to prove it-and quickly realized the woman in the photo wasn't his grandma. Student Jamal Hinton says he was in class when he got...More..

by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Dem senator: Federal Bureau of Investigation should probe hate crime increase

Hate crimes , racial and Islamophobic slurs are on the rise against Muslims , non-whites and homosexuals in America. Escondido police, Imperial Beach police, Poway police and Vista police each reported one ...More..

Biden offers Pence an olive branch
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Biden offers Pence an olive branch

Biden, for his part, said he was not anxious that Pence and President-elect Donald Trump would dismantle the legacy he and President Obama had forged over the course of eight years. The couples previously met a...More..

Trump and Obama deliver message of unity
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Trump and Obama deliver message of unity

Trump's first visit to Washington since winning the November 8 election is a key step toward bridging the nation's painful divisions before he takes the oath of office in January. Trump, elected on Tuesday, sai...More..

Little-Known Republican Becomes Trump Liaison In Congress
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Little-Known Republican Becomes Trump Liaison In Congress

The New York Times observes that while the Freedom Caucus shares similar goals with Trump-repealing Obamacare, strengthening the border-none of their leadership have been included in the president-elect's Whi...More..

Jake Harris of 'Deadliest Catch' recovering after severe beating
by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Jake Harris of 'Deadliest Catch' recovering after severe beating

Police officer Aaron Snell told PEOPLE he had gotten in a auto with a few people at the Quill Ceda Creek Casino . After entering the vehicle, an altercation broke out and Harris had personal property s...More..

Woman faces child endangerment charge after tiger, monkeys found in home
by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Woman faces child endangerment charge after tiger, monkeys found in home

She fled to Nevada with her exotic animals and her 14-year-old daughter. According to officials, Meyer had permits for the tigers, but none for the fox or skunk , which were confiscated by Texas Game Warde...More..

by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

As fires torch South, burn bans enacted, arson investigated

The following videos and images have been cleared from. Rob Pentzer, Oregon division of forestry supervisor, said crews are "over the hump" fighting the fires in the northwest portion of the county. Dozens of...More..

Illinois man arrested in dismemberment murder of two-year-old boy
by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Illinois man arrested in dismemberment murder of two-year-old boy

The FBI positively matched the boy's DNA with that of a dismembered body found in the lagoon two weeks before he was reported missing. Duffin said investigators believe Harris, of Rockford, "snapped" and kill...More..

Forest fires force new evacuations in western NC
by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Forest fires force new evacuations in western NC

Wildfires continued to expand across the North Carolina mountains on Monday, with 15 active fires engulfing almost 44,000 acres and little headway made on controlling many of them. "We have California wildfires...More..

by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

OBAMA: Trump is committed to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Those who didn't vote for him have to understand, that's how the system works. "I think he's coming to this office with fewer set hard and fast policy prescriptions than other presidents might arrive with", O...More..

GOP Leaders Make Peace With Trump In Favor Of 'Unified Republican Government'
by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

GOP Leaders Make Peace With Trump In Favor Of 'Unified Republican Government'

Although there have been rumblings from some very pro-Trump conservatives, Ryan said he was not anxious about any challenge to his leadership. Ryan said Trump has "earned a mandate" from voters, many of who...More..

No. 9 Oklahoma seeks to keep momentum vs. No. 25 Baylor
by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

No. 9 Oklahoma seeks to keep momentum vs. No. 25 Baylor

Recruiting violations are nothing new for Briles, who was suspended one game by the school last season along with receivers coach Tate Wallis for a violation related to evaluations of prospective recruits. Ok...More..

Students protest against Trump in Colorado
by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Students protest against Trump in Colorado

Trump's victory has hit Los Angeles students particularly hard because of the president-elect's statements on illegal immigration. The Oregonian reported that the students came from Benson High, Cleveland...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Giuliani says Trump should use a blind trust

Trump said. Ryan, R-Wis., tried to emphasize common ground in an interview with CNN's Jake Tapper on "State of the Union." "That's why I say, we're not focused on - we are not planning on erecting a deporta...More..

Philadelphia transit strike to end as SEPTA, union reach deal
by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Philadelphia transit strike to end as SEPTA, union reach deal

Service will resume in phases Monday, and should be back to normal by Tuesday, 6ABC reported . "While there is still time for SEPTA and TWU to resolve the strike before Election Day, the Law Department must ac...More..

by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Howard Dean announces run for head of Democratic Party

During the campaign, scenes of Democratic unity - Barack and Michelle Obama and two senators, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, campaigning on behalf of Clinton - contrasted with top Republicans disavowing t...More..

by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Trump tries to focus in the final stretch

Five days before Election Day, the margin between the candidates is narrow, with 45 per cent of likely voters supporting Clinton, the Democratic candidate, to 42 per cent for Trump, the Republican nominee. "I t...More..

by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Regulation Comes Next as Most Legalization Measures Passed

Nevertheless, Nevada casinos are unlikely to allow the smoking of weed on their properties as the possession of marijuana still continues to be a federal felony. In total, while almost 5 million voters ap...More..

by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

UFC 205: Five keys to victory for Tyron Woodley against Stephen Thompson

While the odds now have the challenger as the favorite to win the bout, here are five keys to Woodley getting his hand raised victoriously. There's even a point where Woodley's virtual likeness gets shaken so b...More..

Local Alert Weather - Fri. Evening, Nov. 11
by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Local Alert Weather - Fri. Evening, Nov. 11

A cooler air slump will swing in behind the heat system causing temperatures to dip into your work week . Afternoon temperatures will be near to just slightly above average for this time of year - expect wides...More..

by | Friday, November 11, 2016

Chicago to honor champion Cubs with Friday parade, rally

Jubilant parade-goers decked out in Cubs gear spanned every generation from infants to retirees and came from all walks of life for a parade starting at Wrigley Field and ending with a rally in Grant Park in do...More..

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation says United States leadership 'as important as ever'
by | Friday, November 11, 2016

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation says United States leadership 'as important as ever'

But Russia hopes that Mr Trump will soften the United States stance by lifting sanctions. "I want to tell the world community that while we will always put America's interests first, we will deal fairly wit...More..

by | Friday, November 11, 2016

Veterans Day in the Quad Cities

Guest speaker is Capt. Joseph D. Trout served as the executive officer of the 185th Corps Service Support Battalion in his Iraq tour. Tuesday, the Veterans Club will host a meeting in the Veterans Room starting...More..

by | Friday, November 11, 2016

Clinton, Trump split first four states to report

Then in less than 30 minutes, two closely contested states rich in electoral votes will stop voting - OH and North Carolina. If Clinton wins the presidency, four pickups would be enough to allow her vice pre...More..

Tammy Duckworth elected to Senate, defeating Mark Kirk
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Tammy Duckworth elected to Senate, defeating Mark Kirk

Republicans knocked off three Democratic incumbents in the state House and won a crucial race in their bid to reduce the Democrats' supermajority in the House, re-electing the only GOP legislator in Chicago. At...More..

Suspect in Show Low officer's shooting death was from Huachuca City
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Suspect in Show Low officer's shooting death was from Huachuca City

DPS is reporting that the shooting happened at an Arby's near the motel. He was last seen wearing a black leather trench coat with a silver handgun. He was killed weeks before his planned retirement, official...More..

Dow futures, Asian shares tumble as Trump leads vote count
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Dow futures, Asian shares tumble as Trump leads vote count

Previously: Wall Street kept its cool on Election Day, with the major indexes ending the trading day with slight gains on the heels of Monday's bigger bounce. Thirty-year bond yields climbed the most this year...More..

by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Colorado Legislature up for grabs in razor-tight Senate

Democrats believe they have a chance to wrench the majority away from Republicans because the GOP has so many more seats to defend this year. "I voted for Trump because of the people that surround him and he mo...More..

Trump is a dunce but Clinton's no angel
by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Trump is a dunce but Clinton's no angel

Bush defeated Massachusetts' Democratic governor, Michael Dukakis, in the Green Mountain State. As the Monitor reported at the DNC, Sanders's supporters flocked from around the country to protest Mrs. Overall...More..

Jury Selection Delayed While Dylann Roof Undergoes Competency Evaluation
by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Jury Selection Delayed While Dylann Roof Undergoes Competency Evaluation

Gergel wrote he expects to conduct a hearing on the competency issue on November 16, a Wednesday, and will issue an order by that Friday. Roof is charged with almost three dozen hate crimes and crimes against...More..

Dead, 3 Injured in Possible Shooting Near Voting Site
by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Dead, 3 Injured in Possible Shooting Near Voting Site

Orange Ave, Dalton Elementary at 500 E 10th St and Mountain View Elementary at 201 North Vernon Ave. were affected. Police don't have a specific motive for the shootings. There doesn't appear to be a connecti...More..

Kirk tries to fend off Duckworth, Dems for 2nd Senate term
by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Kirk tries to fend off Duckworth, Dems for 2nd Senate term

Republicans hold a 54-46 majority in the Senate, including two independent senators who caucus with the Democrats. OH and IL should be some of the first senate races to be called immediately, though GOP chanc...More..

Monday Final Day To Cast Early Ballot Before Tuesday's General Election
by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Monday Final Day To Cast Early Ballot Before Tuesday's General Election

Sign up for your local Patch newsletter to get breaking news alerts. "I'd like to get it out of the way", he said. Political observers knew the race to fill the IL U.S. If you've moved, bring a driver's lic...More..

by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Alleged killer eyed in 4 other murders

The victims' relatives sat a few feet away from Todd Kohlhepp as he was denied bond on the murder charges. After the hearing, Magistrate Judge Jimmy Henson thanked the families for their civility. His body ...More..