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Sep 01 2017

Milwaukee's conservative firebrand Sheriff David Clarke resigns

Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. - the controversial, Stetson-wearing official who rose to national prominence with his no-holds-barred conservative rhetoric...

Sep 01 2017

Fairfax rescuers helping Texas flood victims

Harvey marks the first time since the 9/11 terrorist attacks that FEMA's 28 Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) teams were all mobilized, Virginia Department of Emergency Mana...

Aug 31 2017

Trump to begin tax reform blitz in Missouri

The president framed the US tax code problem in terms of competitiveness. The White House told reporters Tuesday that policy details will get released in the coming wee...

Aug 31 2017

About 18000 Rohingya Have Fled Myanmar Since Violence Erupted Last Week

Hundreds of protesters demonstrated in Malaysia on Wednesday in support of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority after renewed violence forced thousands to flee the country....

Aug 31 2017

Mattis says USA not out of diplomatic solutions with North Korea

Recently, Mattis announced that his decision regarding current troops would be on hold until a government panel completes a study about the impact of allowing transgen...

Aug 31 2017

North Korea's Ri Sol Ju gave birth to third child

American basketball player Dennis Rodman , who visited Pyongyang in 2013, said the second child was a girl and was called Zhu-E. Ri disappeared late previous year, lea...

Aug 31 2017

USA successfully tests missile interception in Hawaii

A missile was launched from the Reagan Test Site on Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands and it was picked up by the ground-based system and fired an intercepting miss...

Aug 31 2017

Situation much under control: BMC chief on Mumbai Floods

A group of blind people walking back home after the storm today morning at Dadar. Traffic police was deployed in several pockets throughout the night to ease out traffic ...

Aug 30 2017

NJ Won't Hold Sandy Votes Against Texas, Christie Says

That wasn't lost on some of the New Yorkers who battled for money from Sandy. Cornyn "voted for a Sandy aid package without the unrelated spending, which included thing...

Aug 30 2017

IL education funding compromise in trouble, threatening school openings

Known as the Trust Act, the new law would prohibit state and local police in IL from arresting or detaining a person exclusively due to their immigration status, or bas...

Aug 30 2017

Atlanta Animal Shelters Help In Wake of Hurricane Harvey

We are also working closely with our partners in the City of San Antonio as they have already set up an emergency shelter to take in animals from evacuations. Legislation...

Aug 30 2017

Houston police Sgt. Steve Perez drowns in Harvey floodwaters

Perez, just days shy of his 61st birthday, was in his patrol auto driving to work downtown Sunday morning when he got trapped in high water, according to reporting from ...

Aug 30 2017

Germany's Angela Merkel: 'Refugees must be distributed fairly'

Merkel, expected to win a record-tying fourth term, defended her decision in 2015 to allow in over a million migrants, carrying on her speech despite loud heckling from a...

Aug 28 2017

Local firefighters assisting with search and rescue efforts in Texas

As is customary in times of disaster the American Red Cross is on the scene in Texas helping Hurricane Harvey survivors in a number of ways. Hurricane Harvey made...

Aug 28 2017

Man arrested in firing of gun at Unite the Right rally

In addition to Preston's arrest, Daniel Patrick Borden, 18, has been charged with malicious wounding related to an aggravated assault near the Market Street Parking Garag...

Aug 26 2017

USA trying to promote crisis in Venezuela - foreign minister

A senior administrative official told reporters that the goal of Friday's sanctions is to ensure the USA financial system isn't "complicit" in the Maduro regime's degrada...

Aug 26 2017

Man Shot After Attacking Soldiers in Brussels

The prosecution service's spokeswoman said, 'With the identity that we now have it is a 30-year-old man who is not known for terrorist activities'. Witnesses said the sus...

Aug 26 2017

Man arrested outside Buckingham Palace for allegedly assaulting police

The alleged offender was held just after 8.30pm on Friday evening on suspicion of assault and grievous bodily harm. Twitter user Amir Jan Malik wrote: "Stuck outside Bu...

Aug 26 2017

Trump attacks GOP leaders over debt ceiling

Speaking to a crowd in Phoenix on Tuesday, Trump said that he meant to keep his campaign promise about building a barrier on the border with Mexico. He also said the idea...

Aug 25 2017

Russian ambassador to Sudan found dead at residence

The Foreign Ministry in Khartoum announced Shirinsky's death and offered condolences to the Russian government in a statement praising his diplomatic efforts. In a stat...