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Forecast: Above-normal hurricane season

They're predicting a 45 percent chance of an above normal season, a 35 percent chance of a normal season, and only a 20 percent chance of a below-normal season....


Trump defends Kushner following Russian Federation investigation

Hours after returning from his first trip overseas as president, President Trump tweeted Sunday morning about "fake news media" and White House leaks. Speak...


Texas OKs requiring schools to teach sex abuse prevention

Chris Turner, the Democratic leader in the Texas House of Representatives. Patrick has promised to force a special session if he doesn't get his way, but it r...


Trump Honors Fallen Warriors At Arlington National Cemetery

Among those laid to rest in Section 60 is Robert Kelly, son of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly. The president said while "we can never replace" or ...


Trump tweets thanks to US service members

Crusaders for Veterans and the Memorial Committee of the Biloxi National Cemetery hosted the ceremony. Trump spoke for the first time since returning to the U...


1 hurt by driver firing AK-47 on Florida highway

An overnight shooting that sent one person to the hospital had the Palmetto Expressway closed for almost nine hours for those traveling southbound. Ferrin said ...


USA fresh produce firms call for "modernised" NAFTA

Supporters of NAFTA argue that the agreement has helped the United States automotive industry remain competitive, and that European automakers take advantage ...


Oregon State is the top seed in the NCAA baseball tournament

OSU now carry a 16-game winning streak, the longest active streak in the nation. The Bears drew the No. 2 seed in the Fayetteville (Ark .) Regional as part o...


Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jimmy Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89

Brzezinski joined Carter's campaign as his principal foreign policy adviser in 1976 and as national security adviser from 1977-1981. He helped guide Carter duri...


Rays' Ramirez 1st pitcher since '84 to start day after save

Alex Colome, the sixth Tampa Bay pitcher, struck out the side in the ninth for his 14th save. Ramirez had a flawless 15th inning on 12 pitches against the Twins...


Somewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Impact Bill Barrett (BBG) Stock Price

The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.09/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 36%. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its position ...


5 dead, 44 injured in Chicago shootings over holiday weekend

A 22-year old man was walking on a sidewalk in the 4200 block of West Addison when he was shot in the lower abdomen. No further information was immediately av...


Portland mayor calls for cancellation of free-speech rally

Immediately after the stabbings, CAIR National Executive Nihad Awad said Trump has stirred up bigotry and racism "through his numerous statements, policies an...


Remembering all military personnel on Memorial Day 2017

While the day is about honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice, Fischer said it's also important to keep those who are now serving in mind. Many people...


Jury for Cosby trial includes two blacks

One-third said they were more likely to believe police testimony, almost one-fourth had been convicted of a crime, and almost one-fifth said someone close to th...


Trump to speak at Arlington cemetery on Memorial Day

It took several years for the first state to recognize the holiday, which NY adopted in 1873. Memorial Day is celebrated each May to commemorate the people wh...


Donald Trump believes EU27 more united after Brexit vote, Donald Tusk says

Juncker, whose commission handles trade for the EU's 28 member states, "insisted on intensifying trade cooperation which is a win-win situation for both sides",...


Massena commemorates Memorial Day with parade, ceremony

Dozens of Holyoke residents and veterans came out for the Memorial Day ceremony at the War Memorial Building. "We wouldn't be here without the veterans before m...


John Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing'

The president did not hold a press conference during his nine-day trip, leaving top White House aides to give brief remarks and take a few questions. But if t...


Kushner Lying Low After Russia-Related Reports

The 36-year-old Kushner , a real estate developer with no previous government experience, had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with the Russian...


Honoring a fallen veteran with CrossFit

They're doing just that with " The Murph Challenge .' It's a workout that's dedicated to a highly decorated Navy SEAL for his actions in Afghanistan". "It's day...


Memorial Day Traditions to Honor Fallen Heroes

In his holiday message, Ricketts calls the Memorial Day weekend a time for Nebraskans to "honor those fearless men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice t...


North Dakota Veterans Cemetery hosting Memorial Day program

Sonoma: The 59th annual Sonoma Valley Joint Memorial Day Observance, coordinated by numerous veterans' organizations in Sonoma Valley, starts at 11 a.m.at the S...


Trump labels Kushner reports 'fake news'

President Trump is back from his foreign tour and has no shortage of items on his to-do list: Chief among them is containing the Russian Federation crisis, and...


Kushner wanted 'link' with Russian Federation

Earlier this month, reports said that Mr. Trump told Russian diplomats that firing "nut job" FBI Director James Comey relieved "great pressure" on him, and...


Trump calls Portland stabbings 'unacceptable'

Portland Police Bureau spokesman Sgt. Pete Simpson confirmed that investigators were aware of the altercation and said there was video taken after the incide...


Tiger Woods arrested on suspicion of DUI

I expect more from myself too". Woods was arrested about 3 a.m. Monday, Jupiter police spokeswoman Kristin Rightler said. A spokesperson for the Jupiter Pol...


Former US national security adviser Brzezinski dies at 89

He helped guide Carter during the Iran hostage crisis, when 52 Americans were held in Tehran for 444 days, and he supported billions of dollars in military aid...


Ariana Grande to hold Manchester benefit concert next week

She then cited her plans to return to the "incredibly brave" city of Manchester in order to lend support to her fans, as well as raise funds for the victims and...


Trump condemns killing of pair who tried to stop racist rant

President Donald Trump is condemning the fatal stabbing of two good Samaritans trying to help two young women targeted by an anti-Muslim rant in Portland , Ore...


USA preparing to ban computers on all flights

Furthermore, in the same interview , Gen. Kelly also revealed plans for increased security screenings. At the airports testing new procedures, passengers are...


Fort Logan Memorial Day Ceremony Largest Some Have Seen

This year's theme for Charlottesville's Memorial Day ceremony highlights the difference between Veterans Day and Memorial Day. "Thank you for coming to Fort S...


More than 600 attend Memorial Day ceremony at New Bern cemetery

Michael James of Ocala salutes during a rifle salute at the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Fla. on Monday, May 29, 2017. "So many times they said we h...


Memorial Day Ceremony at Carolina Memorial Park honors the fallen

Once the group arrived at the cemetery, several speakers took turns reading the names of the area veterans. Though cities in the North and the South claim to ...


What Is Memorial Day All About, And How Did It Start?

Today marks the third day of a long holiday weekend that usually kicks off the summer vacation season here in the mountains of southern West Virginia and Southw...