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Georgia officer killed after traffic stop; suspect dead

Georgia officer killed after traffic stop; suspect deadDECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia police officer and a suspect died Thursday night after a traffic stop led to a foot chase and shooting just east of Atlanta, authorities said.




POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2018 1:48 AM

Scott Walker Signs Wisconsin GOP's Massive Power Grab Into Law

Scott Walker Signs Wisconsin GOP's Massive Power Grab Into LawWisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) signed legislation Friday that strips power




POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2018 1:24 PM

Middle School Student Dumps Trump From His Name After Relentless Bullying

Middle School Student Dumps Trump From His Name After Relentless BullyingA middle school student in Delaware has been allowed to change his surname




POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2018 12:58 AM

Police departments nationwide sent scrambling by flood of emailed bomb threats

Police departments nationwide sent scrambling by flood of emailed bomb threatsAlthough no explosive devices were found, New York, San Francisco, Oklahoma City are among the cities forced to check out the threats.




POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2018 8:42 PM

The Gifts AD's Market Department Is Giving This Year

The Gifts AD's Market Department Is Giving This Year




POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2018 3:50 PM

Chinese tech workers told not to travel to US 'unless it's essential' after Huawei exec arrested

Chinese tech workers told not to travel to US 'unless it's essential' after Huawei exec arrestedTechnology researchers in China have been ordered to not travel to the US unless it is absolutely necessary, amid rising tensions between the two countries. Staff working in sensitive tech sectors were given the warning following the arrest of a Chinese tech executive in Canada, a source told the South China Morning Post. The warning comes after a similar order from US tech giant Cisco to some of its employees, which asked them the to any non-essential travel to China.




POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2018 9:18 AM

Senate votes to end US military support for Saudis in Yemen

Senate votes to end US military support for Saudis in YemenThe Senate has passed a resolution calling for an end to US military support to the Saudi-led coalition in the Yemen war, and asserting Congress’s right to decide on matters of war and peace. The measure, which passed by 56 votes to 41, marked the first time the Senate had invoked the 1973 War Powers Resolution to seek to curb the power of the president to take the US into an armed conflict. The independent senator Bernie Sanders who had pushed the resolution persistently throughout the year, called it “a historic moment”.




POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2018 3:50 PM

Ex-Substitute Teacher Accused of Bullying Student Over Pledge of Allegiance Fights to Clear Name

Ex-Substitute Teacher Accused of Bullying Student Over Pledge of Allegiance Fights to Clear NameA former Parkway School District substitute teacher accused of bullying a student who declined to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, was back in front of the school board Wednesday night.




POSTED DECEMBER 12, 2018 11:11 PM

At least $9bn in insurance claims from California fires

At least $9bn in insurance claims from California firesInsurance claims from the recent devastating California wildfires that killed at least 89 people and destroyed 19,000 homes and businesses have reached at least $9 billion, the state's insurance commissioner said Wednesday. "The devastating wildfires of 2018 were the deadliest and costliest wildfire catastrophes in California's history," said California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones. Most of the insurance payouts -- some $7 billion -- concern the Camp Fire in Northern California, which wiped out the town of Paradise and killed 86 people, making it the deadliest wildfire in recent California history.




POSTED DECEMBER 12, 2018 8:04 PM

Montana man pleads guilty to killing 2, putting them in acid

Montana man pleads guilty to killing 2, putting them in acidMISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man pleaded guilty Friday to stabbing two people to death, including a teenage girl, dismembering their bodies and then trying to dissolve them in tubs filled with acid in the basement of a home.




POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2018 3:33 PM

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