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Massachusetts State Police phone number being used in scheme

An "officer" then got on the phone and told the call recipients that they could meet police at a local shopping center and resolve the matter by paying police. ...


Trump plans office to bring business ideas to government

But it is his contacts with Russian officials that are now coming under the microscope. Russian Federation has denied the allegations. The bank, Vnesheconom...


Sugarhouses open as maple syrup celebrated in MA

There are about 4,000 taps in those trees, up about 800 from previous years. New York Maple Producers manufactured 707,000 gallons of maple syrup in 2016, one...


Kentucky officially joins 43 other states allowing charter schools

The new law will allow students to "voluntarily express religious or political viewpoints in school assignments" and gives religious and political student organ...


Mo. twins die after being found in a pond

Medics pronounced him dead at the scene, local media reported. Arrabelle was alive in the pond, and responders searched the house for Elijah thinking he may h...


'Beauty and the Beast' dances off with top box-office spot

He describes it as "magic" and an improvement on its animated predecessor. I really enjoyed this film, and got completely swept up in its story. " Beauty an...


Barron Trump Makes Rare Appearance At White House

The White House's new official email provides its readers with a daily dose of news from the Trump administration, from events to a "photo of the day" to a cura...


The convenient pattern of Education Secretary DeVos' school visits

Dozens of parents and neighbors on both sides of the USA debate about school-choice issues protested against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos as she visited a pu...


Few leads in missing student, teacher case troubling — Former FBI agent

A friend dropped Thomas off at Shoney's Restaurant in Columbia the morning of March 13. Police said they believe Cummins has two handguns and is driving a sil...


Possible severe weather tonight: What you need to know

The greatest threat from these storms will be large hail that could exceed 1 inch in diameter and wind gusts over 60 miles per hour, although a few isolated t...


Police look for Tennessee teacher, missing teen in Texas

Thomas is a 15-year-old white female, with hazel eyes, stands 5 feet tall and weighs 120 pounds. She was last seen wearing a flannel shirt and black leggings wh...


Winning Powerball jackpot ticket sold in Pewaukee

Now, its owner must choose whether to accept a lump sum payment of $92.4 million or the $155 million jackpot paid out over 29 years. That ticket was sold in Wis...


We officially have new cloud types for the first time in decades

The updated list in the atlas that names the types of clouds in the world includes five special ones that are created in very specific circumstances, such as...


2 killed, 18 students hurt when big rig strikes school bus

The driver of the truck tractor and the driver of the passenger vehicle have died. Pleasant Independent School District School Bus was traveling south on United...


Abbott joins Trump in announcement of new McAllen call center

He said that the plans to invest $25 billion is "predicated on the kind of regulatory efficiency and consistency that we expect as a country". With a B, right? ...


Melissa McCarthy Jokes About Her 'Weird' Resemblance to Sean Spicer

It all started with an unexpected phone call from SNL asking McCarthy to come in for the part. "How am I going to do that?' And cut to somebody saying like, '...


Notre Dame Basketball: Who Showed and Who Didn't Against Princeton

IN STITCHES: Fighting Irish guard Rex Pflueger left the game about six minutes in with a cut to his left forehead after being elbowed by Princeton's Cook. "I ...


Federer Defuses Del Potro in Miami

The Argentinean will come into this match confident especially after his cruising win over Robin Haase, 6-2, 6-4. Of course, Federer's return to win his fir...


Gorsuch committee vote delayed until next Monday

Gorsuch has served as a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit since 2006. Any member of the Judiciary Committee can move to delay panel bu...


Designs for this epic NY skyscraper will blow your mind

But considering it is just a concept with no investors yet on board, it may never grace the New York City skyline with its extreme weirdness. "What if our build...


Lawmakers press Mattis on Marines nude photo scandal

The Facebook group, called "Marines United", had almost 30,000 followers. Robert Neller testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill...


Authorities: Couple arrested for trying to sell baby on Craigslist

The Sheriff's Office found out on a tip from the Elizabethton Police Department and notified the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the FBI. The undercover...


President Trump Continues to Unwind Barack Obama's Legacy

A recently resurfaced video of then-candidate Donald Trump shows him making a campaign promise that, only 66 days into his presidency, it's clear he isn't keepi...


Tornado hit Clermont County Sunday, National Weather Service says

Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Additionally, Wiedemann said no downed power lines or tree damage was reported in the area. We're a week into spring no...


Massachusetts Weather: Rain, fog expected Tuesday with thunderstorms possible

Temperatures will reach the high 40s Tuesday and inch down into the mid-to-high 30s overnight. Northeast wind 9 to 13 miles per hour. Breezy, with a north win...


Trump shifts blame to conservatives on failure of health care bill

Poe claimed that although it was "not a ideal bill", Republicans "promised for years" that they would repeal President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act shou...


GOP divided over new course after House health care debacle

Instead of the Freedom Caucus being blamed as the spoiler of Friday's pre-empted vote, it should be recognized as the conservative conscience of the GOP, emmisa...


Three dead after Broken Arrow-area homeowner's son reportedly shoots intruders

They said one teen had brass knuckles, one had a knife. They wore gloves, masks and all-black clothes, Wagoner County Deputy Nick Mahoney told Tulsa World . ...


Key lawmaker urged to step down in Russian Federation probe

The Republican congressman's revelation Monday prompted the top Democrat on the committee, Rep. Adam Schiff, as well as the Democratic leaders in the House and ...


1 killed, 14 injured in USA nightclub shooting

The incident took place in the early hours of Sunday at Cameo Night Club, Cincinnati police department tweeted. Investigators believe multiple shooters were i...


Cabinet minister calls Bikaner gangrape case a false one

The father of a 13-year-old girl, who was allegedly sexually abused by eight teachers of a private school in Rajasthan for almost two years, has said he concoct...


One dead, 14 wounded in Cincinnati nightclub shooting

He said 15 others were injured, with some already treated and released from hospitals. "I believe that your police officers are heroes and did a miraculous job"...


Cincinnati Nightclub Shooting Leave 1 Dead, 16 Injured

Isaac said the investigation into the incident is continuing, but no arrests have been made. The Cincinnati office for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firea...


Raiders approved to move to Las Vegas; Stephen Ross only no vote

National Football League owners vote to move Raiders to VegasSome fans ABC7 News spoke with said they feel betrayed, even though they knew this day would come. ...


Severe storms possible today

Starting in west Alabama as early as 1pm and ending in east Alabama by 9pm. Some showers and storms will make it to the mid-south, but they aren't expected to b...