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  • Search for Missing Girl, 6, Ends With Tragic Find

    Search for Missing Girl, 6, Ends With Tragic Find

    No information was given as to what led police to the location, but Magnus said it was not "happenstance". "Obviously this is not the ending that any of us had hoped for, but this is also not the ending of the case", Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus said in a press conference.

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  • Raw: Oakland Firefighters Battle 4-Alarm Blaze

    The fire was reported at about 6 a.m. and, according to Oakland Fire Department's Twitter account , it came in as a three-alarm working structure fire. Firefighters are battling a large structure fire Monday morning in Oakland where heavy smoke and intense flames were seen shooting from the three-story building.

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  • About Rep. Devin Nunes' visit to the White House grounds

    About Rep. Devin Nunes' visit to the White House grounds

    The circumstances surrounding Nunes's whereabouts, and subsequent deeper questioning, obviously hint to the fact that some believe Nunes' source in all this Trump surveillance hoopla is actually Trump himself, something White House spokesman Sean Spicer shot down last week .

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  • Deadly shooting sparks standoff with gunman on Vegas Strip

    At least three well-dressed masked burglars, carrying sledgehammers, smashed their way into a high-end jewelry store early Saturday at one of Las Vegas' most luxurious hotels. "We had one single shooting incident with two victims". "They just shut down the street", she told the Daily News. There is an active hunt for the shooting suspect.

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  • Region could face severe weather later today

    Region could face severe weather later today

    Forecasters could have a busy week ahead, with three potential rounds of strong to severe storms possible through next week. Denver could see 1-3 inches of snow Friday , even though high temperatures will be in the mid-50s. There will likely be a few storms that are strong to severe. The system pushing into the central USA may create more severe weather as it pushes east, said Bob Oravec, senior branch forecaster with the Weather Prediction Center in College Park, Maryland.

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  • Why We're Supporting the Health Care Bill

    Why We're Supporting the Health Care Bill

    The AHCA still requires insurers to cover pre-existing conditions . The Congressional Budget Office predicted that if the American Health Care Act (AHCA) passes in its current form then 24 million Americans will lose coverage over the span of a decade, including many low-income and older people.

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  • Now 1 million advertisers strong, in-app booking is coming to Instagram

    Now 1 million advertisers strong, in-app booking is coming to Instagram

    Before and after pictures of hair, makeup and other services are popular on Instagram but it's hard for businesses to determine what the impact of such posts actually is. The platform also began testing in-app shopping in 2016 and recently expanded analytics or Insights as well as adding multi-image posts. "People come to Instagram to follow their passions, from travel and fashion to food, entertainment and everything in between".

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  • US, Iraqi Leaders 'Confident' of Islamic State Defeat

    AP also reported Trump as having said the U.S "shouldn't have gone in" to Iraq in the first place. Recognizing that terrorism can not be defeated by military might alone, Trump and al-Abadi also agreed to promote an extensive political and economic partnership between the two countries.

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  • Kidnapped woman escapes from moving car's trunk and runs to freedom

    Police are still looking for the suspect. The woman initially grabbed Alsabah's shotgun - but he cautioned her to be careful and assured her the man would not return. When she told him he didn't have any money, she said her forced her into her black Nissan Altima. He said he then returned to the vehicle and drove away.

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  • ICE To Release Detained 'Dreamer' Daniela Vargas

    ICE To Release Detained 'Dreamer' Daniela Vargas

    Trump said at a press conference in February . Being brought to the states at age 7 on a visa, DACA, Deffered Action for Childhood Arrival, status is now expired but her renewal application has been submitted and is pending. But her DACA status expired in November, and her renewal application hadn't been processed at the time of her arrest. Daniela Vargas , 22, spoke to reporters at the press conference in Jackson, Mississippi, on March 1, sharing her fears of being deported following ...

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  • Utah women hold

    Utah women hold "Day Without Women" gathering at Capitol Hill

    While women in the USA have collectively made great strides, the undervaluation of women's work, vulnerability to discrimination, sexual harassment, job insecurity, equal pay, and family leave remain pressing issues. "The decision is based exclusively on our ability to provide sufficient staff to cover all our classrooms, and the impact of high staff absenteeism on student safety and delivery of instruction", district officials said in the statement.

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  • Trump Met With Russian Ambassador In 2016

    Trump Met With Russian Ambassador In 2016

    Let's start with Trump's view of Vladimir Putin and Russian Federation. Hicks was responding to Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov's assertion that "there were contacts" between Russians and Trump-whisperers. Talked with Russian operatives before the election took place; refused to put out their tax papers; accused the CIA, FBI, NSA of not doing their jobs; total put downs toward the women and men who serve our great country on a daily basis; delegitimizing of our free press, First ...

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  • #March4Trump rallies in Berkeley, Calif., and around the country turn violent

    #March4Trump rallies in Berkeley, Calif., and around the country turn violent

    Some hoped a day of peaceful gathering could heal the increasing partisan divide that has sorted liberals and conservatives into opposing camps that interact with one another less and less. Asked if police had any plans to prevent violence between different factions of demonstrators on Saturday, Frankel said, "The department is prepared for a number of different contingencies".

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation to probe mysterious death of Muslim teen found hanged in woods

    Lake Stevens police detectives said in a statement on Wednesday that they had conferred with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and were keeping the case open while they awaited results from the Washington State Crime lab. His body was found hanging from a "very high tree branch" in January in a wooded area near his home - and may have been in a "semi-frozen" state for up to six weeks, according to KUOW.org, citing an autopsy report by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office.

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  • United States drone attack kills 3 Qaida militants in Yemen

    United States drone attack kills 3 Qaida militants in Yemen

    Pentagon spokesman Navy Captain Jeff Davis said Al-Qaeda had taken advantage of ungoverned spaces in Yemen to plot, direct, and inspire terror attacks against America and its allies. Adam Baron, visiting fellow at the Europe Council on Foreign Relations in Beirut, said the U.S. was trying to assert its authority in Yemen. According to media reports , the operation's goal was to capture or kill the group's leader Qassim Rimi, who is considered the third most risky terrorist in the world and a ...

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  • Bowdoin Among Peace Corps' Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges

    Bowdoin Among Peace Corps' Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges

    There are 13 Puget Sound alumni now volunteering worldwide. The campus also offers five Peace Corps Master's global programs, which allow students to integrate a master's degree with service overseas. The figures are based on the number of alumni serving as Peace Corps volunteers in 2016. This year's rankings follow the launch of a refreshed brand platform that underscores the agency's commitment to putting the user experience first, making Peace Corps more accessible to audiences through ...

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