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Severe storms kill at least seven in southern US

At least one person was killed when a tornado lifted a auto in the air and tossed it back to the ground with passengers still inside, according to officials. Heavy rain caused the roof of a furniture store in northern Oklahoma to collapse early Monday, although no one was injured, and parts of the state remained under flood and flash flood warnings after excessive rainfall over the weekend. [Full Article...]

University City Apartment Shooting Leaves 7 Injured, 1 Dead

Police shot and killed a 49-year-old man suspected of shooting several people Sunday at a birthday pool party in an apartment complex near the University of California, San Diego , authorities said. San Diego Police ask that anyone with additional information on Sunday's shooting contact them immediately. "At this time there is no known threat however we are confirming the area is safe". [Full Article...]

Mark Zuckerberg Shows Up At Random Ohio Family's House For Dinner

Mark Zuckerberg Shows Up At Random Ohio Family's House For Dinner He wanted to learn about life on a working family farm. The conversation was reportedly not all about politics, and the Moore's also talked about their work with an orphanage in Uganda, called Kisiizi Good Shepherd Orphanage , that Zuckerberg says he's going to throw a fundraiser for. [Full Article...]

Healing garden to open at children's hospital in DC

Healing garden to open at children's hospital in DC As the administration defends this argument in Maslenjak's case , many people have brought up the president's wife as a ideal example of someone who may have somewhat "misrepresented" her past as an immigrant during her naturalization process. [Full Article...]

Cummins' Wife Reveals Details Of Jail Conversation

Cummins' Wife Reveals Details Of Jail Conversation Jill Cummins told ABC News in a previous interview that she had filed for divorce from Tad Cummins , after more than 30 years of marriage. Cummins is charged with transportation of a minor across state lines for the objective of criminal sexual intercourse. [Full Article...]

FCC Expected to Kick Net Neutrality to the Curb

FCC Expected to Kick Net Neutrality to the Curb Pai's new plan would include only voluntary commitments by broadband companies, according to the New York Times , and the commissioner plans to seek advice from the public on how to best preserve basic open internet principles. Doing so would leave internet users "at the mercy of the phone and cable companies-some of the most-hated companies in America", said Craig Aaron, president of the open ... [Full Article...]

Showers and Storms Ramp Up Today, Heavy Rain Possible

Showers and Storms Ramp Up Today, Heavy Rain Possible Rumors of a potential severe weather events are swirling and we're here to give you the latest on what you can expect! The National Weather Service in Little Rock said a severe storm capable of producing a tornado was moving east at 65 miles per hour. [Full Article...]

Man charged with making threatening calls to Florida Jewish centers

Man charged with making threatening calls to Florida Jewish centers In an interview with Army Radio Tuesday, the teen's father, named only as "Gabi", said he and his wife were shocked and wouldn't have believed their son could be responsible for the crimes. It was not immediately clear why charges were brought only in Florida and Georgia, after Jewish centres in dozens of states were hit by Kadar's alleged threats. [Full Article...]

ESPN is laying off 100 employees, including some of its biggest names

The big questions moving forward are who is losing their jobs, and why. In some cases, ESPN may buy people out of existing long-term contracts-as Sports Illustrated points out, that is unusual. James Andrew Miller, author of " Those Guys Have all the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN ", tweeted the corporate bloodletting has left some longtime employees "frozen" and in a state of "shock". [Full Article...]

Urgent Senate briefing regarding North Korea

It's not unusual for select groups of the legislative body to meet with the President, or White House staff, but meeting with the entire collective of Senators is. "Our military is closely monitoring the North Korean military's movement in Wonsan areas and we are firmly maintaining readiness", South Korea's Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said. [Full Article...]

Tennessee teacher arrested, student found safe

Tennessee teacher arrested, student found safe The brother of the Tennessee teen allegedly kidnapped by a former teacher says that now that she is finally back with her family, "she's like herself and in ways she's not". March 13: A friend of Thomas's drops her off at Shoney's restaurant in Columbia, Tennessee, at approximately 8 a.m. Further investigation reveals that no such interview was scheduled. [Full Article...]

Indian-origin couple arrested over genital mutilation charges in US

Indian-origin couple arrested over genital mutilation charges in US Farida Attar was present, holding the girls' hands to "comfort" them while Nagarwala performed the procedure, according to a criminal complaint unsealed in federal District Court for the Eastern District of MI. In a 2016 study of Bohram women, Taher found that almost 80 percent had undergone the procedure while 81 perecent said they did not want the practice to continue. [Full Article...]

Arkansas vows to keep pushing for executions despite setback

Arkansas vows to keep pushing for executions despite setback Two prisoners on death row for murder in the USA have escaped execution following a last-minute decision by a state Supreme Court. After the Arkansas Supreme Court halted two executions set for Monday, Gov. The U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments in the Alabama case on April 24. Lawyers for Davis and Ward argue the two did not have adequate access to independent mental h... [Full Article...]

Trump extends private-sector health care program for vets

Trump extends private-sector health care program for vets President Trump reauthorized the Veterans Choice Act Wednesday, giving veterans more options when it comes to their health care. Mr. Shulkin has called on Congress to approve a more permanent solution to veterans' health care. Acting VA Under Secretary for Health Poonam Alaigh said in a statement that the goal of the review is to identify "process improvements and support services" for caregi... [Full Article...]

What's next for Trump's foreign policy after Syrian strike?

Syrian army forces had been losing ground across the country until Russian Federation intervened militarily in September 2015, propping up Assad and protecting its own interests in the region. The statement praised what it described as "the courageous decision" by Trump and said it holds the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad responsible for the military strikes. [Full Article...]

Lawsuit: Man deported after being part of protection program

They must reapply every two years to keep their legal status, something his attorneys said he has done. The National Immigration Law Center sued the federal government Tuesday in San Diego to obtain records on Juan Manuel Montes , who was detained by the Border Patrol in February in the border town of Calexico. [Full Article...]

Colon dominant over 7 innings as Braves beat Padres 9-2

Colon dominant over 7 innings as Braves beat Padres 9-2 The Padres led 1-0 until Tyler Flowers' single drove in Phillips and Adonis Garcia in the fifth. Jim Johnson (2-0) pitched a scoreless ninth inning to earn the win. The replay showed Yangervis Solarte's throw beat Swanson to first. Inciarte and Freddie Freeman , who reached on an intentional walk, scored on Phillips' two-out single up that middle that knocked Cahill out of the game. [Full Article...]

Lawyers: Don't rush Arkansas executions decision

Also on Friday, a state judge issued a temporary restraining order barring the state from administering one of three drugs it planned to use, vercuronium bromide. "Plaintiffs ask the Court to reject the State's request for a rushed analysis of this complex record and instead give calm consideration to these grave issues after full briefing and argument", the brief stated. [Full Article...]

Man countersues Trump, says he urged Ky. protesters' removal

Man countersues Trump, says he urged Ky. protesters' removal According to the lawsuit filed Friday, at at least one rally, Trump or his campaign promised to pay the legal fees of those who followed Trump's urgings to remove the protesters, according to WDRB . Trump's attorneys admit the President said, "Get them out of here" when referring to the protesters. Bamberger, an OH resident dressed in a military uniform on the day of the incident, admits "tou... [Full Article...]

Democrats Block Trump's Supreme Court Pick

Democrats Block Trump's Supreme Court Pick Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) did not vote. Then-US President Barack Obama nominated Merrick Garland past year but the Republican-controlled Senate never gave Garland a hearing. Many Republicans bemoaned reaching that point, too, but they blamed Democrats for pushing them to it. Gorsuch's confirmation Friday was preceded by a Senate floor showdown Thursday in which Democrats initially mounted a filib... [Full Article...]


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