Indian airlines told to stop 'dumping poo'

A bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar issued notice to the sub-divisional magistrate of the district to explain why the tribunal's order on recovery of environmental compensation from the defaulters was not implemented. More..

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by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Arrest made in fire at church with 'Vote Trump' graffiti

The 111-year-old church will likely have to be torn down and rebuilt. Mississippi Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney said: "We do not believe it was politically motivated". The Hopewell Missionary Baptist C...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

LA Creates $10 Million Fund to Defend Immigrants Against Trump

At times , the meeting was heated as those opposed to tax funds being used to defend undocumented immigrants voiced their angry opinions. Chicago has approved a $1.3 million legal fund. Earlier this month ...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Cops: UM student lied about man threatening to burn hjiab

Ann Arbor police are looking for a man who demanded that a University of MI student remove her hijab , a headscarf often worn by Muslim women, or be set on fire with a lighter. Police announced last week Sewe...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Former reality show contestant Lisa Marie Naegle murdered

The video showed her getting into Rogers' sport utility vehicle. Angie Crouch reports for the NBC4 News Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016. But when they confronted Rogers seeking information about Naegle's whereabouts, ...More..

Obama Threatened Military Attack Over Alleged Russian Cyber Hacking of US Election
by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Obama Threatened Military Attack Over Alleged Russian Cyber Hacking of US Election

Earnest does not provide hard evidence of the hack, but says it's there. Selectively leaked e-mails generated news stories about the implications of the content, putting one side on the defensive and offering t...More..

Court to Unseal FBI Search Warrant for Hillary Clinton Emails
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Court to Unseal FBI Search Warrant for Hillary Clinton Emails

In the search warrant application, a supervising Federal Bureau of Investigation agent checked boxes indicating that the agency had probable cause to believe the Weiner laptop contained "evidence of a crime" an...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Michelle Obama Shuts Down Speculation She's Considering a POTUS Run

Obama discussed her and her team's commitment to helping Melania Trump transition into the First Lady role, and the bipartisan tradition of former FLOTUS' counseling new ones. "And it's not something that you c...More..

This is the fastest-growing state in America
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

This is the fastest-growing state in America

This data was posted on December 20, 2016. OR sits between No. 5 Washington state, which grew by 1.78 percent, and No. 7 Colorado, which grew by 1.68 percent. Gov. Gary Herbert ordered a long-range planning p...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Salvation Army makes final push to reach red kettle goal

The celebration was deemed excessive, and the game's referees penalized the Cowboys 15 yards on the subsequent kickoff. But the biggest beneficiary of Elliott's celebration appears to be the Salvation Army...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Kentucky barn fire kills 23 thoroughbred horses

The owner tells WKYT his staff had a hard time getting a dispatcher on the phone when calling 911. A fire at an equine center in Lexington, Kentucky, has left 23 thoroughbred horses dead, including a raceho...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Westminster mom jailed after 2-year-old found with frost bite

Officers in Thornton and Westminster began looking for the auto about an hour and a half earlier after the boy's mother reported it had been in an accident. His condition has not been released. Once they brus...More..

3-Year-Old Road Rage Shooting Victim in Arkansas ID'd
by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

3-Year-Old Road Rage Shooting Victim in Arkansas ID'd

The grandmother told police that a black Chevrolet Impala had pulled up behind her while she was parked at a stop light. No arrests have been made. On Nov. The grandmother was unhurt but at least one bullet h...More..

Mariah Carey, Adele and More on Christmas Carpool Karaoke
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Mariah Carey, Adele and More on Christmas Carpool Karaoke

This time, however, he's appreciative of her for helping him go Christmas shopping, not just using the carpool lane. " Mariah Carey isn't even a good fit for this segment", I said. Adele, Demi Lovato, Nick J...More..

Deadline extended to sign up for January 1 Obamacare coverage
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Deadline extended to sign up for January 1 Obamacare coverage

Between Nov. 15 and December 10, more than 4 million people have selected policies from HealthCare.gov, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services reported Wednesday. An analysis by the Center for Healt...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Police rescue 'frozen' woman who turns out to be mannequin

Temperatures in the small city of Hudson, N.Y., were in the single digits that Friday morning. Photos from the police show it was very detailed - with hair, real clothing and shoes and even skin blemishes. "It ...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

U.S. intelligence leaders agree on Russian intervention in election to help Trump

The FBI, which publicly focused on its investigation of Clinton's use of a private email server as Secretary of State, had been relatively silent on Russian hacks of the USA electoral process. "This is an attac...More..

Winter Storm Warning: Get Ready For Round 2 of Snow Saturday
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Winter Storm Warning: Get Ready For Round 2 of Snow Saturday

Use caution with any travel plans as roads will be slick and snow covered. The real snow event won't start until Friday afternoon. Lows overnight Saturday into Sunday are expected in the zero to 12 below ra...More..

Minnesota football team will play in Holiday Bowl
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Minnesota football team will play in Holiday Bowl

The team will now go ahead with its December 27 game against Washington State in San Diego after getting assurances that those accused will get a fair hearing next month. The school's policy says consent may ...More..

Ex-officer to appear in court in fatal Milwaukee shooting
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Ex-officer to appear in court in fatal Milwaukee shooting

After fleeing police, Smith turned with a gun and was shot once in his bicep, according to the complaint. "He shot him in the arm and shot him again in the chest". The case that led to Heaggan-Brown's firing ...More..

Weather: Frigid Friday Then Milder, Messy Weekend (12/16 AM)
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Weather: Frigid Friday Then Milder, Messy Weekend (12/16 AM)

The coldest December 15 high is 2° set in 1901. That forecast includes blowing and drifting snow and wind chills ranging from minus 25 to minus 40 degrees Friday night and Saturday. The National Weather Servi...More..

Frigid Air Friday Changes to Snow Saturday
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Frigid Air Friday Changes to Snow Saturday

Much of the area will receive 6-12 inches of snow by Saturday afternoon into the evening. Look for a highs in the low teens Saturday afternoon and upper teens Sunday afternoon. Chance of precipitation is ...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Trump rewards Michigan party chair with national role

She didn't sleep for six months". Priebus was chosen as Trump's chief of staff shorty after the November election. As Trump's incoming White House chief of staff, Priebus, who guided the at times unwieldy Tru...More..

Crackdown on drunken driving starts Thursday night, goes through New Year's Day
by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Crackdown on drunken driving starts Thursday night, goes through New Year's Day

Police noted that drunken or drug-impaired driving offenders often serve jail time, lose their driver's licenses, are charged higher insurance rates and pay dozens of other unanticipated expenses ranging from a...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Flag football league collects Toys for Tots

The New York Giants and Toyota, in partnership with the United States Marines, will hold their annual Toys for Tots Drive at MetLife Stadium when they host the Detroit Lions on Sunday, December 18th. Lorraina C...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Jim Harbaugh says link to Rams comes from 'our enemies'

Based on how much Coach Harbaugh loves the program and loves MI, you know he's not leaving anytime soon, if ever". On Monday, University of MI coach Jim Harbaugh told his team that rumors about a possible jum...More..

Wisconsin, Pennsylvania certify Trump wins, ends Stein's recount push
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Wisconsin, Pennsylvania certify Trump wins, ends Stein's recount push

Election officials from the USA state of Wisconsin have certified Donald Trump's victory in the state, as a judge in Pennsylvania stopped a push for a recount there, putting an end to the Green Party candid...More..

Prosecutors to play confession in church shooting trial
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Prosecutors to play confession in church shooting trial

Two Shelby officers testified during Roof's death penalty trial on Thursday that he surrendered to police without incident and did not oppose extradition back to SC. Several of the victims were huddled near the...More..

Dylann Roof's confession and journal detail racist beliefs
by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Dylann Roof's confession and journal detail racist beliefs

Roof's attorney mentioned the heart attack in court documents asking for a mistrial, saying a survivor's testimony was so emotional that "spectators and even court personnel - including members of the prosecuti...More..

Stafford runs for go-ahead TD in Lions' 20-17 win over Bears
by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Stafford runs for go-ahead TD in Lions' 20-17 win over Bears

With the Bears down 13-3, he found Cameron Meredith for a 31-yard touchdown late in the third quarter, and he had his team driving at the end until the two holding calls. "There's no issue of effort or wanting ...More..

Not so jolly: Mom wants NC Santa fired for fat-shaming son
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Not so jolly: Mom wants NC Santa fired for fat-shaming son

The town manager said Santa apologized to the Mayse family and his supervisor , but both Anthony and his mother said that is not enough. This little boy we're talking about today, nine-year-old Anthony of Fo...More..

Like or or not, cold air takes over NJ through the weekend
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Like or or not, cold air takes over NJ through the weekend

Snow may mix with or change to rain. With an Arctic cold front swinging through the area Thursday , an extremely cold air mass will settle in over the next few days, so make sure to prepare for quite a col...More..

Former astronaut, US Sen. John Glenn is hospitalized in Ohio
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Former astronaut, US Sen. John Glenn is hospitalized in Ohio

No cause of death was given, but he had suffered a stroke and undergone heart surgery in recent years, according to news reports. The reasoning for this hospitalization is not clear. Astronaut and US Senato...More..

Judge: Defendant competent to stand trial in church shooting
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Judge: Defendant competent to stand trial in church shooting

On Friday, a federal judge ruled that Dylann Roof is competent to stand trial for the 2015 church massacre in Charleston, South Carolina. On Friday, however, the judge ruled that he won't release any of the t...More..

Dylann Roof's lawyers push for jury selection delay after Slager's mistrial
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Dylann Roof's lawyers push for jury selection delay after Slager's mistrial

The past week has had its own drama as Roof fired his lawyers to act as his own attorney, then hired them back Monday. "When he came in, he asked if we were having Bible study, and we said yes", she testifi...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Former senator, astronaut John Glenn dies at 95

Kennedy and his brother Robert, who encouraged him to launch a political career that finally took off after a period as a businessman made him a millionaire. "Though he soared deep into space and to the heights...More..

Newest Air Force fighter may deploy to Madison
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Newest Air Force fighter may deploy to Madison

If ultimately chosen, the Jacksonville unit would begin to transition from the F-15 fighter jets that it is now using to the new F-35A Joint Strike Fighter jets as early as 2022. Selfridge has a long history of...More..

Joe Biden Told Stephen Colbert that He Won't Run for President
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Joe Biden Told Stephen Colbert that He Won't Run for President

On his way into a meeting with House Democrats on Tuesday, Biden said "I'm going to announce right now" in response to shouted questions about whether he should be taken seriously about running again. Biden s...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Ohio Legislature Sends Strictest Abortion Law In The Country To Governor's Desk

The Ohio Senate passed the legislation on Tuesday along party lines, despite an outcry from Democrats, as Cincinnati.com reported. It's known as the " Heartbeat Bill ", and bans abortion as soon as a heartbea...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Marine Corps General John Kelly To Be Trump's Homeland Security Secretary

Unlike Flynn, Kelly did not endorse Mr. Trump during the campaign and indicated he would be open to serving in either a Republican or Democratic administration. His selection, however, also bolsters concerns ab...More..

Gatlinburg fire: 2 juveniles face aggravated arson charges
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Gatlinburg fire: 2 juveniles face aggravated arson charges

The juveniles face aggravated arson charges in the fire in the Chimney Tops area of Great Smoky Mountains National Park on November 23. The Chimney Tops 2 fire started on November 23 in the Great Smoky Mounta...More..

After mistrial, slain SC man's family still expects justice
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

After mistrial, slain SC man's family still expects justice

Wilson said that she will retry former South Carolina Police Officer Michael Slager , 35, for the murder of 50-year-old Walter Scott. Slager shot Walter Scott five times in the back on April 4, 2015. Fami...More..

For Russia, Trump presidency offers hope of sanctions relief
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

For Russia, Trump presidency offers hope of sanctions relief

Even after the election, rumors - without any compelling public evidence to back them - have subsisted about Russian intelligence working to damage Clinton's campaign, connections between Trump and Russian Pres...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Edward Snowden: David Petraeus disclosed 'far more highly classified' secrets than me

He also pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge for mishandling classified information. And, while Snowden alluded to the idea that he shared information with the public "for their benefit", he lambasted Petraeu...More..

Vladimir Putin Says Donald Trump's Business Success Makes Him a 'Clever Man'
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Vladimir Putin Says Donald Trump's Business Success Makes Him a 'Clever Man'

Mr Putin has previously voiced hopes that the Trump administration will help improve US-Russia relations. 'Trump was an entrepreneur and a businessman. In September, Trump celebrated Putin for his "strong con...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Patriots place Rob Gronkowski on injured reserve, officially ending his season

This was Gronkowski's third back surgery . We've got a lot of tough guys in the locker room still, and we'll see what we can make of this season. "Dance floor tomorrow night". After spending the first half o...More..

Remains found in Tennessee believed to be missing Indiana woman
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Remains found in Tennessee believed to be missing Indiana woman

Madison's estranged husband, Jarvis Madison, of New Albany, is in custody in Clark County for allegedly trying to kidnap her. He is not charged in his wife's disappearance. Madison took off in his silver Honda ...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

5 things to know about James Mattis, Trump's defense secretary pick

AP's commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. "There's a lot of people who disregard the needs of families and you'd be surprised how many people in Washington don't seem to care and ...More..

At least five dead as tornadoes sweep across Alabama and Tennessee
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

At least five dead as tornadoes sweep across Alabama and Tennessee

In December, tornado probability is cut by more than half in those states, although an unusually warm Christmastime in 2015 spawned three days of supercells , with storms killing 15. The remainder of outages a...More..

House pushes ahead with $611 billion defense policy bill
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

House pushes ahead with $611 billion defense policy bill

House lawmakers voted overwhelmingly to approve an annual defense policy bill that would halt the drawdown on end strength of the US military services, implement reforms at the Department of Defense, and give...More..