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MS lawmaker says people who remove Confederate statues should be lynched

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A MS lawmaker has apologized for saying Louisiana leaders should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments , only after his comment...


Boy's terrifying fall from water slide captured on video

The boy took the plunge and flew out of the chute landing on wet concrete and suffered injury, but was able to walk away. He immediately got up and went into th...


Killeen: State Veterans Cemetery hosts Memorial Day observance

The weather was attractive for the Memorial Day Service held at Maplewood Cemetery Sunday morning, May 28. Throughout the day, people honored those who died p...


Several tornadoes touch down in the Plains, Midwest during severe weather Tuesday

The tornado that struck the Prairie Lake Estates mobile home park off Highway 53 destroyed numerous 50 to 60 homes on the property. Damage from a tornado that...


Saudi, UAE pledge United States dollars 100 millions to Ivanka Trump womens' fund

Jewish groups praised President Donald Trump's historic speech in Saudi Arabia calling on Muslim countries to confront Islamic extremism. He toured the Church...


President Trump honors fallen soldiers, lays wreath at Arlington National Cemetery

But we can always remember. "What an incredible ceremony ... there is an incredible crowd", said Governor Asa Hutchinson, "this is a time of remembrance for t...


Liberals React to Dem Loss in Montana

The multimillionaire tech entrepreneur, a vocal supporter of Trump, was the target of national backlash after he attacked Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs on th...


Gustafsson finishes Teixeira with insane combo in bloody UFC brawl

After she said yes, the two kissed to the roar of the Swedish couple's hometown crowd in Stockholm. Taking a page out of light heavyweight champion Daniel ...


1 of 2 girls harassed on train speaks out

Frightened by his outburst, the pair moved away to the back of the train. "Then they just all started arguing", Mangum told KOIN . Three passengers aboar...


President Macron's party seen on top in French parliament election

To the contrary, Macron told the French press that it was a necessary show of strength, a symbol that France "won't make small concessions, even symbolic ones...


Memorial Day Celebrated Black Liberation - Until It Was Hijacked by White Supremacy

Barbecues. The sales all of that more than 12% of the USA population served in the armed forces during World War II. That's down to less than one-half of a perc...


The True Meaning of Memorial Day

Many people confuse Memorial Day with Veterans Day or Armed Forces Day, and although it is highly appropriate to honor all veterans, living and dead, and to r...


Europe and US should tackle their relations by themselves

Second point: "Chancellor Merkel has said before that Europe has its fate in its own hands ". The German Chancellor emphasized the need for friendly relati...


Gov. Abbott Will Decide on Special Session Later this Week

Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday promised to make an announcement "later this week" on whether he will call a special session. Monday is the last day of the regul...


UK intelligence service MI5 reviewing practices after Manchester attack

A 25-year-old man has been arrested in Old Trafford on suspicion of terror offences, Greater Manchester Police has said. Earlier, police made a 16th arrest ...


Rain chances return later this week

However, we are still seeing a few splash and dash showers and thunderstorms around the mountains. Severe Thunderstorm Watch out for parts of Central Georgia ...


Mom praises men killed defending daughter in Portland attack

One of the young women who was targeted in the verbal assault by Christian thanked the two men who lost their lives helping her. In a statement, the Council o...


United States would talk to N. Korea if missile, nuclear tests stop: Haley

Pyongyang defends its weapons programmes as necessary to counter US hostility and regularly threatens to destroy the United States. On Sunday, North Korea la...


Eight Track and Field athletes to NCAA Championships

The NCAA Outdoor Championships are scheduled to take place June 7-10 at Hayward Field, home of the University of OR track and field team. The top five in each...


House gives final approval to bill with transgender bathroom ban

The Senate does not put up a formal schedule of the bills it will consider, so that could take place any time this week. The measure the House approved would ...


Vettel leads Ferrari party as Raikkonen chafes

Kimi Raikkonen will start an F1 race from the front of the grid for the first time since June 2008 in Monaco on Sunday. "I'm really, really happy that I ...


EU, US to discuss possible airline laptop ban Wednesday

President Donald Trump is engulfed in crisis amid reports that he shared with top Russian officials details about an Islamic State group terror threat relat...


Gianforte wins Montana special election, apologizes to bodyslammed reporter

Ryan Zinke was named Interior Secretary by President Donald Trump . According to Fox News' Alicia Acuna , "Gianforte grabbed Jacobs by the neck with both han...


The true purposes of Memorial Day

For those of us in Owatonna and Steele County, there will be opportunities to remember our veterans. Now it is on the last Monday in May to create the three-day...


Trump condemns fatal stabbing of good Samaritans in Portland

Many people on social media shared the frustrations of Mr Rather. Shannon Watts, the founder of Moms Demand Action, a grassroots campaign to end gun violen...


Macron admits his combative handshake with Trump 'wasn't innocent'

But a French official is quoting Trump as telling the election's victor, centrist President Emmanuel Macron , that he favored him all along. Maybe they com...


US Democrats Demand To Hear From Kushner On Russia Ties

The communications channel was never set up, the people said. Donald Trump lashed out at the "fake news" media in a series of Twitter messages yesterday after...


Trump 'Wide Open' to Views on US Participation in Paris Climate Deal

Although he tweeted that he would make a decision next week, his apparent reluctance to embrace the first legally binding global climate deal that was signed by...


U.S. House intelligence committee Democrat says panel to subpoena Flynn

The committee first sought the former national security adviser's voluntary cooperation, but he declined. "We will be following up with subpoenas , and those...


Trump tweets hate attack in Portland 'unacceptable'

Mr Trump responded within hours to an April shoot out in Paris that killed two. Portland police said that two men were fatally stabbed last Friday when they...


Manchester attack: Police arrest 25-year-old in Old Trafford

A crackdown on the suspected terror network behind the Manchester Arena suicide bomber saw police carry out a flurry of armed raids and arrests over the weeke...


Supreme Court rules on NC re-districting

Today, the court ruled that North Carolina's Republican-controlled legislature redrew two of the state's congressional districts based on race. "North Carolin...


Trump dismisses 'fabricated' report of son-in-law's outreach to Russia

Meanwhile, White House counsel Donald McGahn is considering expanding his office, and an outside legal team led by Mr Trump's NY lawyer Marc Kasowitz is prepari...


Montana voters cast ballots day after candidate cited for assault

The assault occurred as Jacobs tried to ask Gianforte about healthcare, according to an audio tape. Gianforte's campaign said Jacobs was the aggressor in ...


Trump condemns 'evil losers' for Manchester attack

The U.S. president also pledged his support for renewed Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations. "I had a meeting this morning with [Palestinian] president ...