Vice President Pence to Visit Plainfield on Thursday

Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, and Will Hurd, R-Texas. Twenty-six crosses stand in a field on the edge of town to honor the 26 victims killed at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs on November 8, 2017 in Sutherland Springs, Texas . He died of ... More..

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Veterans Day programs Saturday, Sunday
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Veterans Day programs Saturday, Sunday

A Veterans Day ceremony will be at 11 a.m.in the veteran's section of the Live Oak City Cemetery, 110 Winderweedle Street. It'll travel east along Santa Clara to Market Street, where it'll turn south toward t...More..

Oh, Canada: Mounties arrest 5 naked people after vehicle crash
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Oh, Canada: Mounties arrest 5 naked people after vehicle crash

Mounted Police responded to the scene on Township Road 510 at 9.47am and arrested a man, two women and two underage girls, all of whom were 'not clothed at the time of their arrest, ' according to a press relea...More..

Navy veteran charged in Ashanti Billie death
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Navy veteran charged in Ashanti Billie death

Billie's auto was found in Norfolk on September 23 and investigators recovered clothing from the vehicle. Billie's body was found 11 days later in Charlotte, North Carolina. He faces life in prison if he's ...More..

Syrian army encircles last IS stronghold-al-Manar
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Syrian army encircles last IS stronghold-al-Manar

Syrian troops then encircled the ISIS-held town of Al-Bukamal as the Popular Mobilization Forces crossed the border to join the fight to retake the jihadis final refuge in Syria, according to the pro-opposition...More..

Judge in Manafort, Gates case issues gag order
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Judge in Manafort, Gates case issues gag order

Jackson said in her two-page order that the ruling was meant to guarantee the defendants' rights to a fair trial and to ensure that a jury is not tainted by pretrial publicity. Downing did not respond to a requ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Pro-independence rallies grind Catalonia to a halt

The ruling came as separatist protesters held a major strike, blocking major roads with burning barricades and demanding the release of Catalonian government officials and activists now detained in Madrid. Depo...More..

One way to get bumped from jury duty: be Barack Obama
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

One way to get bumped from jury duty: be Barack Obama

He made his way to the 17th floor of the building, where he proceeded to shake hands with hundreds of people there to fulfill that very same responsibility. United States talk host Oprah Winfrey served as a jur...More..

Lin-Manuel Miranda will star in 'Hamilton' in Puerto Rico
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda will star in 'Hamilton' in Puerto Rico

Miranda also released the new song, Almost Like Praying, to raise money for aid and relief for the USA territory. In a statement, Miranda said taking " Hamilton " to Puerto Rico "is a dream that I've had"...More..

Syria set to sign Paris climate deal, leaving United States isolated
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Syria set to sign Paris climate deal, leaving United States isolated

The US is set to become isolated in its stance on the Paris climate agreement , after Syria said it was preparing to join the deal. Trump said in June he would pull the United States out of the Paris Agree...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

United States administration publishes new Cuba travel restrictions

Hotels, stores, marinas, tourist agencies, industries are also on the list - including government-owned rum makers Ron Caney and Ron Varadero. Congress allows for Americans to travel only through certain visa...More..

TX Shooter Escaped From Mental Health Center, Snuck Guns Onto Base
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

TX Shooter Escaped From Mental Health Center, Snuck Guns Onto Base

Eugene Fidell, a Yale law professor and military law expert, foresaw another obstacle: Because Kelley broke the law, he probably also broke the "chain of causation", so the Air Force's failings would not be con...More..

China rolls out the red carpet to Trumps
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

China rolls out the red carpet to Trumps

Like his predecessors, Trump is assessing how to deal with a rising China , balancing the costs of pushing the authoritarian government for political and economic reforms with the benefits of maintaining produ...More..

First Openly Transgender Black Woman Elected to Public Office in the US
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

First Openly Transgender Black Woman Elected to Public Office in the US

There, she has interviewed 194 people about their experiences as transgender and gender nonconforming people, recording their conversations so that historians and the public can access primary source material a...More..

Queen Elizabeth Has Investments In Offshore Havens
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Queen Elizabeth Has Investments In Offshore Havens

U2 was heavily criticized in 2006 for moving its corporate base from Ireland to the Netherlands, where royalties on music incur virtually no tax. "I'm sick and exhausted of promises but no action - we are see...More..

Trump arrives in Asia with focus on trade, N. Korea
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Trump arrives in Asia with focus on trade, N. Korea

That issue has taken on greater urgency in the face of an increasingly bellicose North Korea , which routinely conducts test-launches of its ballistic missiles over Japanese territory. -Japan free trade agreem...More..

Boyfriend of Slain TV Journalist Elected to Virginia Statehouse
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Boyfriend of Slain TV Journalist Elected to Virginia Statehouse

Two years later, Parker's boyfriend, Chris Hurst , has been elected to Virginia's House of Delegates after running as a progressive Democrat. I met you outside of our television station the day after Alison ...More..

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission in Afghanistan to boost force to 16000 troops
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission in Afghanistan to boost force to 16000 troops

He added that the next meeting of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defense ministers in February would be crucial for agreeing more of the details of the revised North Atlantic Treaty Organisation command str...More..

Julio Jones injured leg against Panthers
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Julio Jones injured leg against Panthers

Julio Jones has a lower leg injury, and will be limited in practice this week. He immediately went to the sideline and rubbed his calf. Jones said. "And that's the first time he looked like a Falcon was in t...More..

Dallas Man Arrested After Making Threats At White House
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Dallas Man Arrested After Making Threats At White House

A couple of hours after the fact, Secret Service officers captured Arega, after he was spotted "on the north side of Pennsylvania Avenue close Lafayette Park", as indicated by the announcement, which noted he w...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Murray targets return in Brisbane ahead of Australian Open

Some days I've felt great, some days not so good, but I'm getting there. "I've got eight weeks until my first tournament of next year and hopefully I'll be there". The British No 1 indicated prior to the charit...More..

Kremlin reveals Putin-Trump meeting agenda
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Kremlin reveals Putin-Trump meeting agenda

The Russian and U.S. leaders' respective offices are engaged in organizing bilateral talks during the two-day event, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Wednesday. As for the meeting between the R...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Sympathetic Gay Talese Wants to Profile Kevin Spacey

Kevin Spacey hosts the 71st Tony Awards. "So, OK, it happened 10 years ago ..." The backlash toward Kevin Spacey continues this week as CBS has made a decision to cut the actor from its upcoming celebrat...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Germany to recognise 'third gender' from birth after court ruling

The case was brought to the court by a person who was born intersex, which the United Nations defines as someone whose body at birth does not "fit the typical definitions for male or female". Advocacy group Drit...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Repealing ACA mandate saves $338B for tax overhaul

President Trump reportedly delayed the executive order after Sen. Trump can not get rid of the mandate because it is law. The CBO, the nonpartisan budget-scoring agency, said in a statement on its website...More..

Sacked Zimbabwe VP vows to fight back
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Sacked Zimbabwe VP vows to fight back

While Mugabe is the party's candidate for the elections, Grace, the president's former secretary whom he Wednesday in 1996 after the death of his first wife, said on Sunday that she's ready to succeed him. Earl...More..

Sherri Papini Seen on Surveillance Video After Release
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Sherri Papini Seen on Surveillance Video After Release

For a moment, she walks out of frame before she reappears and runs toward Interstate 5, where she was able to get a passing driver's attention. "She appeared battered and bruised, her hair had been cut to sho...More..

A Democrat is elected as governor in New Jersey
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

A Democrat is elected as governor in New Jersey

Murphy had significant help from Democrats around the nation during his campaign, including from former President Barack Obama, who campaigned for Murphy last month at a rally at the Robert Treat Hotel in downt...More..

Mom says teacher threatened 'to put a bullet' in her son's head
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Mom says teacher threatened 'to put a bullet' in her son's head

April Carr says physics teacher Paul Hagan of Rockdale Career Academy is not fit to teach. The video was filmed by another student at Rockdale Career Academy in Conyers . Hagan was caught on camera by...More..

Who Is Ravi Bhalla? Hoboken's New Mayor Overcomes Divisive 'Terrorism' Campaigning
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Who Is Ravi Bhalla? Hoboken's New Mayor Overcomes Divisive 'Terrorism' Campaigning

The fliers, which were placed on vehicle windshields Friday night, have a photo of Bhalla. In a statement , DeFusco congratulated Bhalla on his victory and patted himself on the back for besting some of the ...More..