Soler powers Cubs to 6-1 win over Brewers

Potential AL Rookie of the Year Michael Fulmer (10-3, 2.25 ERA) will toe the rubber for the Tigers, who are 3 1/2 games behind in the race for the second wild card. Chicago (76-43) got the scoring started early in the first inning. Straily allowed s... More..

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by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Out-Of-Control California Wildfire Forces 82000 to Flee

Deputies are bringing cadaver dogs through the wreckage to see if anyone didn't make it out. Some 700 firefighters are battling the blaze , according to InciWeb. Firefighters continue to battle flames that h...More..

Severe storms could last through Friday
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Severe storms could last through Friday

Thursday: Mostly cloudy with a 40% chance for showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Temperatures warm up a bit to start the work week on Monday , with highs reaching the upper 70s under sunny skies. M...More..

by | Friday, August 19, 2016

The American Red Cross seeking volunteers

Right now the American Red Cross has more than 50 shelters open in the Baton Rouge area, and they have sheltered more than 10,000 people. The Red Cross has also mobilized over 60 disaster response vehicles,...More..

Former NFL star Darren Sharper sentenced to 18 years in prison
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Former NFL star Darren Sharper sentenced to 18 years in prison

Sharper is due for sentencing after pleading guilty or no-contest to charges arising from the allegations of drugging and raping women in federal court in New Orleans , and state courts in Louisiana, Arizona, ...More..

Trump is enjoying campaign trail: Kellyanne Conway
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Trump is enjoying campaign trail: Kellyanne Conway

Weary Republican leaders are accepting Donald Trump's latest staff shake-up, hopeful that a new leadership team can reverse the NY businessman's struggles even as some worry it's too little too late. Caputo w...More..

Storms lurking in Kansas City's forecast but first: Hot, humid temperatures
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Storms lurking in Kansas City's forecast but first: Hot, humid temperatures

Lows will be in the middle 60s. The high will reach the upper 80s. We'll stay dry the next two days under partly cloudy skies. Better conditions for widespread showers and storms will set up behind that front...More..

by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Giuliani, backing Trump, appears to briefly forget 9/11

It appears former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is forgetting the worst terror attack on USA soil. So, Giuliani didn't forget 9/11, he just conveniently left it out of the timeframe of the Bush administ...More..

by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Clinton shrugs off Trump shakeup, attacks his tax plan

It's time for our society to address some honest and very, very hard truths. "They have taken advantage". Democrats, he claimed, have pushed policies that exacerbate poverty and crime. "No one really felt...More..

'The Case Of: JonBenet Ramsey' Trailer Is Truly Haunting
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

'The Case Of: JonBenet Ramsey' Trailer Is Truly Haunting

The trailer gives some highlights of what we knew back in 1986 when the Ramsey's youngest child was murdered . This new series following the unsolved murder of JonBenét Ramsey looks absolutely cracking! ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Zika in Puerto Rico now a health emergency

More than 70 percent of those surveyed said they were concerned about the virus, but less than 10 percent of those with concerns changed their travel plans, according to researchers at the university's Tourism ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Judge: Ohio must accept Planned Parenthood grant application

Under the original bill, Kasich would cut funding to Planned Parenthood by not including it with state grant programs for public health and education services. "Judge Barrett's decision is a clear violation o...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Olympics: Uplifting moment follows fall in women's 5000-meter qualifier

Almaz Ayana won the heat in 15:04.35, and Hamblin, who continued on as well, ran 16:43. After D'Agostino crossed the finish line, she and Hamblin shared an intensely emotional hug, with tears welling in their e...More..

Man shot after attempting to rob off-duty officer
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Man shot after attempting to rob off-duty officer

Police are investigating a shooting involving an off-duty police officer that took place when the cop and his cousin were robbed in Brooklyn early Tuesday morning, police sources said. Crime scene tape encloses...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey has his conviction overturned

Further, it led people to believe Avery's nephew, Brendan Dassey, was innocent, though her confessed to being an accomplice in the murder. Her charred remains were discovered in a burn pit on the Avery Salv...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Man arrested in connection to California wildfires

A fast-moving wildfire threatened scores of homes at a Northern California lake community that was evacuated because of a devastating nearby wildfire past year. Pashilk was "wanted for parole violations in Napa...More..

Red Cross sending more volunteers from Alabama to Louisiana
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Red Cross sending more volunteers from Alabama to Louisiana

With 10,000 people displaced from their homes due to historic flooding, the situation is only going to get worse. The first two volunteers out of our American Red Cross South Texas chapter are making thei...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

FBI to send Clinton investigative report to Congress

Typically, when a probe has been finished, documents associated with the investigation are not released to anyone. Comey concluded there was no wrongdoing on Clinton's part because the agency failed to find...More..

by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Republicans, in revolt, urge party to de-fund Trump

Sources close to Priebus say that the RNC has given a final warning to Trump that he either falls in line or funds will be diverted away from the presidential campaign. All major USA presidential candidates ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Clinton Slips While Stepping Away From Podium to Make Way for Biden

In a move easily recognizable to wrestlers and friend-zoners everywhere, Clinton starting tapping Biden on the arm as he continued the embrace. She also took a few swipes at Trump before handing off the podium ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Hillary Clinton releases tax returns, blasts Trump for not doing so

Critics slammed Trump this week for appearing to suggest that gun-rights supporters could shoot Clinton to prevent her from appointing federal judges as president, and he drew criticism for standing by a fals...More..

Six Dead in Plane Crash West of Birmingham
by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Six Dead in Plane Crash West of Birmingham

Bell. "He said, 'God, a plane just crashed, '" Hernandez said through a translator. Kemner explained what they'll do determine why the crashed. NTSB spokesman Keith Holloway said investigators are gatheri...More..

Violence in Milwaukee after police shoot dead armed suspect
by | Monday, August 15, 2016

Violence in Milwaukee after police shoot dead armed suspect

Walker said he activated the guard after a request from Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. and conferring with Mayor Tom Barrett and Ma. Scott Walker on Sunday said the state's National Guard is on standby after a n...More..

Hundreds of homes evacuated in California fire
by | Monday, August 15, 2016

Hundreds of homes evacuated in California fire

Authorities issued four evacuation orders for an unknown number of homes Saturday as the wildfire south of Lower Lake, a town of about 1,300, spread to at least 600 acres. It is spreading rapidly because of dry...More..

Be Still Our Harts: Comedian Kevin Hart Marries Longtime Love Eniko Parrish
by | Monday, August 15, 2016

Be Still Our Harts: Comedian Kevin Hart Marries Longtime Love Eniko Parrish

The couple were Wednesday in a lavish ceremony near Santa Barbara, Calif. on Saturday, Aug. 13. And 37-year-old Kevin - who had initially claimed that the pair would marry last Monday (08.08.16) shared a stun...More..

by | Sunday, August 14, 2016

Newest poll shows Clinton with bigger lead over Trump

According to RealClearPolitics, which keeps track of all major national polls , Ms. Clinton's average lead over Mr. Trump now stands at 6.8 percentage points . If Trump can successfully deliver his messages o...More..

by | Sunday, August 14, 2016

Making A Murderer subject Brendan Dassey's conviction overturned

A USA judge has overturned the murder conviction of Brendan Dassey, whose story was featured in the popular Netflix documentary series Making a Murderer, along with his uncle. The decision adds that Dassey's ...More..

by | Sunday, August 14, 2016

Scott says Florida's Zika caseload rises to 25

But it can cause severe brain-related birth defects, including disastrously small heads, if women are infected during pregnancy. Sarasota County's first case marks the 499th in Florida, including 27 cases acq...More..

by | Sunday, August 14, 2016

Va. plane crash dead were from Indiana, Kentucky, Germany

The pilot was identified by Virginia State Police as William C. Hamerstadt, 64, of Carmel, Ind. Another passenger , Maren Timmermann, 15, of Berlin, and the plane's owner, Robert D. Virginia State Police w...More..

Walker to attend Pence rally after skipping Trump
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Walker to attend Pence rally after skipping Trump

Walker says Clinton is "completely" unfit to be president. He's standing up for his boss and cleaning up Donald Trump's messes. Pence compared that notion to the Packers playing every game on the road before ...More..

Will Smith's 'Bad Boys 3' Pushed to Winter 2018
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Will Smith's 'Bad Boys 3' Pushed to Winter 2018

Seriously, I love Bad Boys II , but that movie did not need to be nearly two-and-a-half-hours long. Lawrence and Smith formed a hysterical combo in 1995 with the original Bad Boys , producing staple pop cultu...More..

No Prison For
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

No Prison For "Entitled" College Student Who Raped Intoxicated Woman

Prosecutors in this case said that Wilkerson offered to take care of the victim after she had consumed too much alcohol on March 15, 2014 but then proceeded to assault the female student. But in this case, Wi...More..

Muslim woman mistaken for terrorist sues Chicago officers
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Muslim woman mistaken for terrorist sues Chicago officers

A woman filed a federal civil rights lawsuit Thursday against the city of Chicago and six of its police officers after she said they profiled her based on her religious garb and assaulted her outside a CTA tr...More..

Voter ID, Trump's taxes and 'Gags' the clown
by | Friday, August 12, 2016

Voter ID, Trump's taxes and 'Gags' the clown

President Barack Obama, somewhat surprisingly, does pretty well with these minor-party supporters with a 55 percent to 44 percent approval. In Iowa he has an overall unfavorable view of -33 compared to Clinto...More..

Hillary Clinton campaigns in Des Moines
by | Friday, August 12, 2016

Hillary Clinton campaigns in Des Moines

Clinton said that during her first 100 days as president she would call for heavy investment in both physical and electronic infrastructure, in clean and renewable energy sources and programs and in programs th...More..

Child falls from coaster at Pennsylvania amusement park
by | Friday, August 12, 2016

Child falls from coaster at Pennsylvania amusement park

A 10-year-old boy was just recently killed when he fell out of a water slide in Kansas known as the Verruckt, which in German means "insane". Stay on topic - This helps keep the thread focused on the discus...More..

Police charge U.S. teen over dramatic Trump Tower climb
by | Friday, August 12, 2016

Police charge U.S. teen over dramatic Trump Tower climb

A man scales the all-glass facade of Trump Tower, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016, in NY. Police have now charged the man who climbed the Trump Tower on Wednesday in an effort to have a personal audience with th...More..

Appeals court stays ruling on voter ID
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Appeals court stays ruling on voter ID

Rick Hasen, an elections expert at the University of California-Irvine, wrote Wednesday that the ACLU, which originally brought this case, might appeal the case to the full 7th Circuit Court of Appeals. U.S. ...More..

by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Murder Of DNC Staffer Prompts Reward Offer From WikiLeaks

He was shot dead in what Washington D.C. police have said was possibly a botched robbery while he was walking home before dawn on July 10. Though Assange offered no evidence that Rich could be an informan...More..

Nike airs ad featuring transgender athlete
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Nike airs ad featuring transgender athlete

Although numerous questions in the video show the athlete's perseverance as a trailblazer, the first question posed to Mosier - "How did you know you'd be fast enough to compete against men?" - has given some v...More..

Kansas boy killed in waterslide accident suffered fatal neck injury
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Kansas boy killed in waterslide accident suffered fatal neck injury

KDOL and Secretary Lana Gordon wish to extend their continued thoughts and prayers to the Schwab family during this incredibly hard time . Schlitterbahn said in a statement on its website that the park is ...More..

by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Sheriff's office says 2 officers shot in western Arkansas

A suspect involved in the shooting has been taken into custody. Today's shooting incident, which also resulted in injuries to Hackett Chief of Police Darrell Spells, tragically illustrates the dangers our law e...More..

Family of Muslim teen arrested over clock files lawsuit
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Family of Muslim teen arrested over clock files lawsuit

The lawsuit, filed in federal court on behalf of Ahmed by his father, accuses the Irving Independent School District and the Dallas-area city of violating the teenager's civil rights and discriminating against ...More..

Man killed by Cincinnati police ruled incompetent in 2015
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Man killed by Cincinnati police ruled incompetent in 2015

Cincinnati's police chief says an officer had no choice but to fire at Porter. "And the suspect pulled a knife and actually held it to the security officer's throat". "It is clear this assailant attempted to ...More..

Rahm Says He Supports Suspension Of Officers In O'Neal Shooting
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Rahm Says He Supports Suspension Of Officers In O'Neal Shooting

Nine videos released Friday showed Chicago police firing repeatedly at a stolen auto as it careens down the street away from them. Protesters spit on police cars and shouted in officers' faces. Sharon Fairley, ...More..

Hillary Clinton delivers Democratic nomination speech tonight
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Hillary Clinton delivers Democratic nomination speech tonight

He says Trump's vote is being driven by white voters. Throughout the convention, both men and women praised Clinton for shattering the glass ceiling and paving the way for young women and girls around the cou...More..

Here Are All The Ways To Stream The 2016 Rio Olympics Online
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Here Are All The Ways To Stream The 2016 Rio Olympics Online

NBC is showing the Olympics on its over-the-air network and cable channels Bravo, CNBC, Golf Channel, MSNBC, NBC Sports Network and USA Network. Because most of the Olympic coverage will be on cable channel...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Olympics Rio 2016: Anna van der Breggen wins gold in road race

The race took on, at least from afar, an uncomfortable feel after van Vleuten's crash. Ammemiek van Vleuten's dream was shattered. Abbot's caution paid off, as Van Vlueten crash hard and horribly at 50 mile...More..

Boulder weather: Highs drop into 70s with rain possible through weekend
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Boulder weather: Highs drop into 70s with rain possible through weekend

Another typical day in Central Alabama, with showers and storms scattered around, while everyone who has avoided the rain is just plain hot and humid. There's a 10 percent chance of rain after 3 p.m., which inc...More..

Pulse Gunman Hit By 8 Bullets in Police Shoot-Out
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Pulse Gunman Hit By 8 Bullets in Police Shoot-Out

Florida released autopsy reports on Friday for 31 of the 49 people killed at Pulse nightclub in Orlando in one of the deadliest mass shootings in modern USA history. Toxicology tests reportedly show Mateen ...More..