Mattis: The reductions on the defense budget have affected the performance of the US military

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22 September 2018
8 month ago
[email protected]: Not looking good for our great Military or Safety and Security on the very dangerous Southern Border. Dems want a Shutdown in order to help diminish the great success of the Tax Cuts, and what they are doing for our booming economy.
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 12km N of Healy, Alaska
Fresno City bus driver hits and kills pedestrian, police chief says
8 month ago
Number of flu-related deaths in Georgia jumps to 12:
Twitter says it has suspended additional 1,062 accounts associated with Russia's Internet Research Agency in review of 2016 election
8 month ago
[email protected]: Excellent preliminary meeting in Oval with @SenSchumer - working on solutions for Security and our great Military together with @SenateMajLdr McConnell and @SpeakerRyan. Making progress - four week extension would be best!
#USSFitzgerald returning home following fatal July 2017 collision with freighter that left seven US sailors dead
Flu deaths increase 37 percent in Indiana in 1 week; 79 total statewide
State officially changes name of Lake Calhoun to its original Dakota name, Bde Make Ska
Twitter: 677,000+ US users followed, liked, or retweeted fake Russian accounts during 2016 election
Statement from @PressSec on @POTUS today signing FISA reauthorization.
8 month ago
Deutsche Bank has identified "suspicious transactions" involving Jared Kushner, according to a report just published by a German business magazine
CHOPPER8 Officer-involved shooting at the Riverside-San Diego county line. Nobody hurt. @News8
Los Angeles Times parent company Tronc hires outside law firm to investigate allegations of misconduct by LA Times publisher Ross Levinsohn, who will go on an unpaid leave - Dow Jones
Russian trolls pushing #releasethememo hashtag
Sebring PD said 3 tactical units involved in the crash. They confirm 1 fatality8 month ago
Sebring PD said 3 tactical units involved in the crash. They confirm 1 fatality
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy static fire test at NASA's Kennedy Space Center is   expected no earlier than Monday.8 month ago
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy static fire test at NASA's Kennedy Space Center is expected no earlier than Monday.
8 month ago
[email protected]: Just signed 702 Bill to reauthorize foreign intelligence collection. This is NOT the same FISA law that was so wrongly abused during the election. I will always do the right thing for our country and put the safety of the American people first!
White House spokeswoman says U.S. President Donald Trump will meet Prime Minister Theresa May at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos in Switzerland next week
This note just went out to all EPA employees informing them that the agency has sufficient appropriations to run through next week, and that all employees should come to work as usual even if a shutdown does occur
Sarah Sanders: @POTUS looks forward to having a bilateral meeting with @theresa may in Davos next week to further strengthen the US-UK Special Relationship.
Fire in Texas: Blaze has spread to multiple homes in Irving - sun78 month ago
Fire in Texas: Blaze has spread to multiple homes in Irving - sun7
"It's hypocritical of everybody," says @Sen JoeManchin of the shutdown showdown. "Trying to cast blame when everybody's at fault. That's what's hypocritical." He says both sides need to work through the differences to keep the Government operating.
A new PAC affiliated with a Hindu temple in Colorado wants to create municipal cryptocurrencies and generate coins through solar power, thereby creating "free" money
Senator John McCain : With rising threats around the world and a readiness crisis endangering service members' lives, Congress must provide sufficient, stable funding for our military with a long-term, bipartisan budget agreement passabudget
8 month ago
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today announced that he will travel to the United States from February 7 to 10. No stop in DC expected.
FBI is investigating new person of interest in October Las Vegas shooting, sheriff says
Only four people were in Oval for meeting: POTUS, Schumer, WH CoS and Schumer CoS, per WH official: "It was a good meeting."
DOJ announces intent to retry Senator Menendez:
"This is what leadership looks like - the president inviting people from both parties and both chambers again and again to the White House to discuss the matters of the day with him," Kellyanne Conway says
Schumer following White House meeting with President Trump: "We had a long and detailed meeting, we discussed all of the major outstanding issues, we made some progress, but we still have a good number of disagreements. The discussions will continue."
"We hope that everyone comes together and keeps the government open," Kellyanne Conway tells reporters amid looming shutdown deadline
[email protected]: "Absolutely, we need a border wall."
[email protected] to @trish regan: "I don't want to see the government shutdown but I think at some point we have to fight."
[email protected]: "I am gladly working with this commander in chief to get things done for Arizona right now."
The US Supreme Court has decided today to hear arguments on President Trump's travel and refugee order
Supreme Court agrees to decide whether Trump's latest travel ban from six Muslim-majority nations is lawful
U.S. Olympic Committee: "We are heartbroken that this abuse occurred, proud of the brave victims that have come forward and grateful that our criminal justice system has ensured that Nassar will never be able to harm another young woman."
Rep. Ted Poe (R-Tex) asks @POTUS to delay signing the newly-reauthorized surveillance law known as Section 702 in light of HPSCI memo on "Fisa abuses," and urges public release of the memo. Poe wanted stronger privacy measures in Section 702.
Las Vegas police: Paddock left no notes stating his intentions; no evidence of radicalization or information about any specific ideology. No evidence of a 2nd suspect.
8 month ago
[email protected]: Today, I was honored and proud to address the 45th Annual @March for Life! You are living witnesses of this year's March for Life theme: LoveSavesLives.
Las Vegas police release photos of room from which Stephen Paddock opened fire, killing 58 people and injuring 851. Also a photo of the view from his room.
@POTUS is not going to Florida today as ShutDown loons
Sen. Perdue on whether he's worried Trump will cut bad deal with Schumer: "The president's a big boy he can take care of himself"
Siren at Shearon Harris Nuclear Plant false alarm
Pelosi on hopes for Trump-Schumer meeting: "We'll see when they come out of the room"
USNavy Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis CVN74  (MMSI:368912000) just popped up on AIS-T near San Diego with a few other warships around.8 month ago
USNavy Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis #CVN74 (MMSI:368912000) just popped up on AIS-T near San Diego with a few other warships around.
Sheriff: No motive discovered in Las Vegas mass shooting and no charges expected against shooter's girlfriend.
Child pornography was found on the computer of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock, police say
Las Vegas police say, in addition to fatalities, 851 people were injured in the October shooting, significantly more than previously reported. Figure includes 422 victims due to gunfire.
From the White House Pool
House votes 355-66 to block Democratic congressman Al Green of Texas from seeking to impeach President Trump.
"Senator, are you worried there are no members of your party in the room with Trump and Senator Schumer right now?" asks @igorbobic "Yes," replies Sen. Blunt
Department of Commerce employees also get the notice about the potential shutdown (same as other agencies)
[email protected]: "[@realDonaldTrump] is the most pro-life president in American history."
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov: The United States and its allies are trying to create a new world order of their own and ignore China and Russia
Rep. Jackie Speier says she is picking up progress on shutdown talks because she senses that most fellow members want to get out and go to Davos
@LindseyGrahamSC: The U.S. military has to work to accomplish their objectives. They don't get to point fingers or pass the buck. Congress could learn a lot from them and learn to get the job done regardless who gets the credit, or in this case, the blame.
6.3 Earthquake off coast of Loreto, Mexico @quakemaps
Vidro: President Trump ignores shouted questions about a possible government shutdown after speaking to March for Life via satellite
@LindseyGrahamSC: We could easily pass a continuing resolution – which lasts days (certainly more than the four proposed by the Senate Minority Leader) and less than the 30 days passed by the House of Representatives – to close the deal on outstanding issues which remain.
@LindseyGrahamSC: It's time Congress stop the cycle of dysfunction, grow up, and act consistent with the values of a great nation. The White House should engage and lead us to a solution.
[email protected]: "The MarchforLife is a movement born out of love. You love your families, you love your neighbors, you love our nation, and you love every child-born and unborn-because you believe that every life is sacred."
@LindseyGrahamSC: Our military, which desperately needs additional funding as they are already scraping by, doesn't win. American people who expect the government to be functioning and operating don't win. Cynicism about the ability of Congress and Pres to solve problems increases even further.
"We are with you all the way," the Pres tells March for Life participants.
8 month ago
[email protected]: "It is the gift of life itself - that is why we march. That is why we pray. And that is why we declare that America's future will be filled with goodness, peace, joy, dignity, and life for every child of God." MarchforLife
President @realDonaldTrump delivers remarks to @March for Life from the Rose Garden of the @WhiteHouse. #MarchForLife
Bernie Sanders: You cannot run a government on a month-to-month basis. We cannot continue to abdicate our responsibility. We must address the problems facing the American people.
AP source says Trump phones Senate Dem leader Schumer, invites him to White House to try to reach deal to avert shutdown.
8 month ago
[email protected]: "We are protecting the sanctity of life and the family as the foundation of our society." MarchforLife
8 month ago
[email protected]: "On the National Day of Prayer, I signed an executive order to protect religious liberty." MarchforLife
8 month ago
[email protected]: "During my first week in office, I reinstated a policy first put in place by President Ronald Reagan: the Mexico City Policy." MarchforLife
8 month ago
[email protected]: "Americans are more and more pro-life." MarchforLife
8 month ago
[email protected]: "Roe v. Wade has resulted in some of the most permissive abortion laws anywhere in the world." MarchforLife
8 month ago
[email protected]: "Because of you, tens of thousands of Americans have been born and reached their full God-given potential." MarchforLife
8 month ago
[email protected]: "The @March for Life is a movement born out of love. You love your families. You love your neighbors. You love our nation, and you love every child, born and unborn, because you believe that every life is sacred, that every child is a precious gift from God." MarchforLife
8 month ago
[email protected]: "I'm honored and really proud to be the first President to stand with you here at the @WhiteHouse to address the 45th @March for Life." MarchforLife
8 month ago
[email protected]: "We have tens of thousands of people watching us right down the road." MarchforLife
US State Department senior official: Iran will inevitably dominate many of Tillerson's conversations in Europe on trip next week.
"I am here to tell you I won't rest until every last trace of your influence on this sport has been destroyed, like the cancer it is," Aly Raisman tells Larry Nassar
"I am here to face you, Larry, so you can see I have regained my strength, that I'm no longer a victim," Aly Raisman says. "I'm a survivor."
Pentagon puts countering China, Russia at center of U.S. defense strategy
"Larry, you do realize that we, this group of women you so heartlessly abused over such a long period of time, are a force and you are nothing," Aly Raisman says
Video: @MickMulvaneyOMB asked about the possible timetable of a government shutdown
Vice President Mike Pence still to head to Mideast despite US government shutdown threat: spokeswoman
OMB Dir. Mick Mulvaney on Democrats' push to include DACA legislation in government funding: "The bill's simply not readyThere's no DACA bill to vote on."
[email protected]: [Democrats] have nothing in this bill that they do not like. The only reason they are not voting for it is that they want other things to be added to it."
[email protected]: "This is purely an attempt by the Senate Democrats led by @SenSchumer, that's why we call it the 'Schumer shutdown,' in order to try and get a shutdown."
OMB Dir. Mick Mulvaney defends President Trump's role in showdown over government shutdown: "There's no way you can lay this at the feet of the President of the United States; he is actively working to make a deal."
8 month ago
[email protected]: "Shutting down the government is a very serious thing. People die, accidents happen. I don't know how I would vote right on a CR, OK?" Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif)
8 month ago
[email protected]: [email protected] Briefing with Director Marc Short and Director Mick Mulvaney
US representative to the UN Security Council says Pakistan needs to join regional efforts to work for peace and stability in Afghanistan as they would benefit from this
US representative to the UN Security Council says significant progress has been made against Daesh in eastern Afghanistan but says ultimately to prevent Daesh from spreading through the region, strength in regional unity is critical
US representative to the UN Security Council says peace will not be won on the battlefield but will only be reached through dialogue. Says Afghan govt has shown it wants dialogue with the Taliban but that this has not been reciprocal
US representative to the UN Security Council says its critical for parliamentary elections and presidential elections to take place on time. Says however the US will not allow Afghanistan to become a safe haven for militants
A US representative to the UN Security Council says the United States is heartened by what has been achieved since the US's new strategy for Afghanistan was rolled out. He pointed out however that enormous strides have been made in the past 16 years despite ongoing insecurity
Omaha police say a second man has been arrested in connection with an army staff sergeant's death over the holidays. Police arrested Jason Devers, 35, was arrested Thursday. He was booked into Douglas County Corrections on a 1st Degree Murder charge.8 month ago
Omaha police say a second man has been arrested in connection with an army staff sergeant's death over the holidays. Police arrested Jason Devers, 35, was arrested Thursday. He was booked into Douglas County Corrections on a 1st Degree Murder charge.
"At this time in this age, emphasizing the capabilities of the [US] force is probably the predominant effort" says SecDef Mattis, answering audience questions
From today's DOD guidance on a government shutdown: Troops, be prepared to work without pay.
Police investigating body found in the road in Central Fresno
Mattis: New defense strategy a "hallucination" without the resources
Kazakhstan representative to UN Security Council says new US strategy for Afghanistan will contribute towards finding peace in the country
Law enforcement is releasing limited details in an officer-involved shooting that left one man dead Wednesday night. The man, whose identity has not been released, allegedly threatened to harm himself and then struck an unidentified officer with his vehicle, according to the Bremer County Sheriff's Office8 month ago
Law enforcement is releasing limited details in an officer-involved shooting that left one man dead Wednesday night. The man, whose identity has not been released, allegedly threatened to harm himself and then struck an unidentified officer with his vehicle, according to the Bremer County Sheriff's Office
US military's competitive edge 'eroded' in every domain, says Defense Secretary Jim Mattis
[email protected]: "@POTUS doesn't want a shutdown. Republicans don't want a shutdown. The House passed a bill to prevent a shutdown. And it's solely up to Senate Democrats, led by @SenSchumer."
Mattis: The reductions on the defense budget have affected the performance of the US military
A second man has been arrested in connection with the shooting of a Doral police officer. Demetrius Jones, 23, was arrested Thursday night on charges that include attempted murder, armed robbery and aggravated battery on a person 65 or older.
Dept. of Defense issues guidance for continuation of essential operations in the absence of government funds
US Defense Secretary James Mattis announces Washington's national security strategy
Mattis: "Great power competition-not terrorism-is the primary focus of US national security," in speech outlining new National Defense Strategy at @SAISHopkins
The death of 79-year-old Lake County woman Evelyn Louise Ware has been ruled a homicide. The Lake County Medical Examiners Office made that ruling on Friday and detectives from the Michigan State Police Mount Pleasant Post, Hart Post and the 6th District Headquarters as well as investigators from the Michigan State Police Fire Investigation Unit continue to investigate the fire and alleged murder
A 22-year-old man was booked into the Kitsap County Jail for investigation of attempted murder after he allegedly shot a man who had been sleeping, and then stole his car. The Kitsap Sun reports the man was arrested early Thursday.
Spokane Police arrested two robbery suspects Wednesday following a theft at the Ride Aid on East 29th near South Grand Boulevard. As of Friday morning, one suspect remains on the loose
A gun store robbery attempt in Oconomowoc. Freedom Arms Unlimited is closed for the day as police investigate. Door shattered. Glass on the ground.
Two people were killed Thursday morning in Chicago's first deadly shooting in six days. Ronald E. Robinson, 36, and Jordasch W. Robinson, 27, were sitting in a car in the 6600-block of South Evans Avenue in the city's West Woodlawn neighborhood around 2:50 a.m. That's when police said someone walked up to the vehicle and opened fire.
8 month ago
Firefighters on scene of a house fire on Iola Avenue in Dayton
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Nasrallah: We refuse those who throw around accusations against each other, and encourage dialogue
Multiple explosive devices were found inside one of the mobile homes that was set on fire in Federal Heights on Wednesday afternoon. The Adams County bomb squad remained on the scene Thursday, working to make sure the scene in the 2000 block of Moselle Street was safe
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Nasrallah: I want to tell you all these accusations are not true, Hezbollah are religious have no links to it and abstain from these actions
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Nasrallah: Onto Lebanon; in past weeks there were US accusations although not new, and that US tribunal will come to Lebanon to investigate +
After a three day trial, Harold Vincent Cole Jr., 32, was found guilty of first degree murder, robbery, use of a firearm and conspiracy, according to the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s office
One person is dead after a Friday morning crash in Adams County. It happened around 3:30 a.m. along the 4200 block of Hanover Road in Mount Pleasant Township.
Officials confirm two people are dead due to a house fire at the 3500 block of south Hudson. Firefighters are still on the scene and no cause has been identified.
Firefighters battled a blaze at a large vacant building in South Fairmount Friday morning. 
Multiple crews worked to contain the flames on the scene at Westwood and Grand. Firefighters say the building isn't locked up and squatters are known to stay inside. Firefighters searched the building but they didn't find anyone8 month ago
Firefighters battled a blaze at a large vacant building in South Fairmount Friday morning. Multiple crews worked to contain the flames on the scene at Westwood and Grand. Firefighters say the building isn't locked up and squatters are known to stay inside. Firefighters searched the building but they didn't find anyone
While assisting at the scene of one crash, a tow truck driver in Michigan found himself in the middle of another, narrowly surviving when a moving vehicle suddenly careened toward his truck.
Police are investigating a reported robbery at a fast food restaurant in Goose Creek Thursday night. Officers were seen at the McDonald's on Highway 52
Columbia fire crews have put out a fire at the Miyo's on Forest Drive Thursday night. The department tweeted that smoke was seen from the roof and interior of the restaurant, located at 3250 Forest Drive. The fire was contained and extinguished inside the restaurant's cooking ventilation.
The Ridgeland Fire Department and Jasper County Fire-Rescue responded to a residential structure fire Thursday afternoon on Wise Street
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Police investigate apparent murder-suicide on Tucson's SW side
A civilian worker at the Attica Correctional Facility is accused of an illegal relationship with an inmate. 
Joann Thompson, 53, has been charged with official misconduct and second-degree sex abuse after an investigation that started last September.8 month ago
A civilian worker at the Attica Correctional Facility is accused of an illegal relationship with an inmate. Joann Thompson, 53, has been charged with official misconduct and second-degree sex abuse after an investigation that started last September.
Detectives need help solving one of the first homicides of 2018. On January 6, officers responded to the 5000 block of Yale and discovered Nicholas Brunetti dead from a gunshot wound. The investigation revealed the 29-year-old was sitting in his car with an unknown person when shots were fired. He and the suspect both jumped from the car and fled the scene
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KCNA: "What is all the more ridiculous is that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission put it that the ballistic missile attack evacuation warning which threw the whole of Hawaii in a great chaos was caused by a mistake of a man who pressed the button during shift period."
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KCNA: "What was all the more irony was the fuss in Hawaii on January 13The citizens and tourists in great disarray went busy evacuating amid the heightened fear and delusion of persecution about the nuclear force of the DPRK."
Two men who were killed in a double homicide early Thursday morning have been identified. Ronald E. Robinson, 36, and Jordasch W. Robinson, 37, were shot around 2:50 a.m. while sitting in a vehicle in the 6600 block of South Evans Avenue in the West Woodlawn neighborhood. Police said someone pulled up next to their vehicle and fired shots.
Police say they rescued a 79-year-old woman after her vehicle crashed through a fence and plunged into the icy Passaic River. Nutley Township police say the woman was driving in a CVS Pharmacy parking lot Thursday afternoon when she suffered a medical problem and crashed into a parked car. The two cars then crashed through a fence and plunged about 12 feet into the water.
9 people have died in fires in the first 19 days of 2018. Averaging about one every two days. In all of 2017 we had 10 fatal fires
2 people, 1 dog perish in overnight house fire in S.W. Oklahoma City
Webster Parish Sheriff Office tells us a woman, Andrea Bass, suffered significant burns to a portion of her body after flames erupted in her home. It happened on Thomas Street in Sarepta
Authorities say a woman who worked for the Child Saving Institute in Omaha has been accused of having sex with a teenage boy who was staying at the institute's shelter.8 month ago
Authorities say a woman who worked for the Child Saving Institute in Omaha has been accused of having sex with a teenage boy who was staying at the institute's shelter.
LAPD police cruiser involved in crash at Pico Boulevard and Los Angeles Street, just east of the convention center. Minor injuries were reported.
Driver shot at Sarasota intersection, deputies search for gunman.
West Haven man is facing second-degree sexual assault charges for allegedly impregnating an underage high school student
Tanker With Russian Gas for Boston Makes Mid-Atlantic U-Turn8 month ago
Tanker With Russian Gas for Boston Makes Mid-Atlantic U-Turn
Omaha police responded to a report of a barricaded party Thursday night. The incident was reported around 6:35 p.m. near 17th and Clark streets.8 month ago
Omaha police responded to a report of a barricaded party Thursday night. The incident was reported around 6:35 p.m. near 17th and Clark streets.
McComb police are searching for a stolen van that was parked at Catching's Funeral Home on Maryland Avenue around 10 a.m. Wednesday. The van is a white 2001 Chevrolet full size van, authorities said. Its MS tag number is PK487 and it has a Catching's Funeral Home tag on the front bumper, authorities said.
A carjacking overnight leads police on a wild chase from Lake Shore Drive to the city's Far South Side. Around 9:15 p.m. Thursday, two armed suspects stole a green Mustang at 116th and Church in the Morgan Park neighborhood.
Detroit police and fire are investigating after a body was found inside a home following a fire on the city's east side. According police, the fire started in an abandoned home early Friday morning on Liberal near Gratiot and 7 Mile.
8 month ago
Ken Wilson on @POTUS: "He's made a believer out of me." @foxandfriends
Michigan 12-year-old with flu-like symptoms dies days after vomiting at dinner
8 month ago
[email protected]: Government Funding Bill past last night in the House of Representatives. Democrats are needed if it is to pass in the Senate - but they want illegal immigration and weak borders. Shutdown coming? We need more Republican victories in 2018!
West Valley City: Police still on scene of a deadly shooting on 4100 S
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The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting that left a man dead Wednesday night. According to the Iowa Department of Public Safety, at 8:31 p.m., the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call concerning a man pointing a gun to his head sitting inside a vehicle at the Love’s Truck Stop in Floyd. Authorities said the man fled south on Highway 218 before officers could respond
Two people have died and two others are injured after a multi-vehicle crash on I-40 in Raleigh. Police said the incident happened around 11:30 Thursday night on I-40 West near Wade Avenue. Four people traveling eastbound in the westbound lane of I-40 were struck by a pick-up truck head-on.
1 man was driving this car. Taken to hospital by ambulance as well
A double tanker vehicle hauling gasoline traveling on I-15 southbound near 7200 South exploded causing major freeway closures and traffic delays. UHP says the tanker had 9,000 gallons of gas and 1,000 gallons of diesel. The driver of the truck escaped without injury and told police he believes his brakes caught fire, which led to the blaze.8 month ago
A double tanker vehicle hauling gasoline traveling on I-15 southbound near 7200 South exploded causing major freeway closures and traffic delays. UHP says the tanker had 9,000 gallons of gas and 1,000 gallons of diesel. The driver of the truck escaped without injury and told police he believes his brakes caught fire, which led to the blaze.
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Dallas police arrested two suspects who fled a shooting scene and led a police on a chase Thursday night. Gunfire was exchanged between the suspects and possibly a bouncer about 10:45 p.m. at a business in the 5400 block of Jim Miller Road, police said. The suspect vehicle led police on a chase until the driver lost control on the eastbound Interstate 30 service road near S. Buckner Boulevard
Indianapolis Metropolitan police confirmed that a homicide investigation is underway after a body was found near 42nd and Post Thursday night. Just after 9 p.m., officers arrived in the 4000 block of Stratford Court after receiving a tip that there was a body inside a vacant apartment. Officers found a man dead inside.
Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are investigating an early Friday morning fatal shooting. The shooting happened around 2 a.m. on the 100 block of Gayle River Rd., according to the department.
Firefighters battled a fire overnight that forced a family out of their St. Augustine home. According to the St. Johns County Fire Rescue department, around 2:55 a.m. Friday, firefighters responded to call on McWilliams Street. Flames were coming from the front of a home near the living room area.
Two teenagers have been charged with the stabbing of a 15 year-old girl at Kennedy Plaza early Thursday evening. Providence Police said the victim was stabbed in the leg around 5:00 p.m. and transported to Hasbro Children's Hospital, where she is in stable condition.
A short Police chase of a homicide suspect ends at 51st and college after the suspect hit a parked car and crashed into a briar patch and was taken into custody.
17-year-old Tysiona Crawford died overnight in South Bend after a shooting and car crash. She was rushed to the hospital but pronounced dead overnight. Metro Homicide is investigating.
Newsweek offices raided by the Manhattan DA
Authorities Thursday asked the public for help in identifying a driver who fled following a North County traffic accident that left a pedestrian severely injured. The victim, a delivery driver, was walking in a parking lot outside a pharmacy in the 1500 block of West Valley Parkway in Escondido about 8:45 a.m. last Thursday when he was struck by a blue two-door Ford Focus hatchback or similar vehicle, according to police.
Two people were arrested in Ellsworth this on charges of selling crack cocaine, according to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency8 month ago
Two people were arrested in Ellsworth this on charges of selling crack cocaine, according to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency
A man is lucky to be alive after a robbery ends in gunfire. It happened just before 11pm Thursday in the 2900 block of Hattie Street. That's in Shreveport's MLK Neighborhood.
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A 17-year-old accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl Saturday will be charged in the attack as an adult, police say. The assault happened the 3000 block of West Pasadena Drive, located in Boise's Sunrise Rim neighborhood.
Several people have been arrested on drug charges after a three-month investigation involving a social media website used to solicit sex and deal drugs, Kenova Police said Thursday
Wilmington sees its fourth shooting of 2018. Police were called to the 200 block of North Madison Street around 7 p.m. Thursday, January 18, 2018, for reports of shots fired.
The FAA is trying to figure out what caused a helicopter crash that killed five people Wednesday in New Mexico. The victims include two men from Houston who have deep roots in the city.
A 17-year-old girl is dead after she was shot and the vehicle she was in crashed into a home on Hildreth Street Thursday night. The victim, Tysiona Crawford, has since been pronounced dead, according to St. Joseph County Metro Homicide.
Jackson: Police on the scene investigating a shooting at a downtown Jackson hotel
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Police are still looking for a suspect in a shooting from last night that put one man in the hospital in serious condition. Columbus Police say they responded to a shooting call around 10pm. The shooting occurred in the Linwood and Stanley Avenue area
A total of eight Bismarck schools sheltered in place at various times on Thursday, Jan. 18, in response to an officer-involved shooting in northwest Bismarck.
Santa Fe Springs Double Shooting Leaves Man Dead in Bentley, 2nd Man in Serious Condition
Authorities in Nashua and Merrimack are investigating a three-vehicle crash on the Everett Turnpike that sent two people to the hospital. The crash happened on the northbound side near the Merrimack town line.
Firefighters with Abingdon Volunteer Fire and Rescue responded to a house fire off Bray Road in Hayes
A man was killed and a woman wounded in a double shooting on Claiborne Avenue Thursday night. According to NOPD, a man and woman, both in their early twenties, were shot near the corner of Claiborne Avenue and First Street around 6 p.m. on Jan. 18. Both victims were taken to the hospital by EMS, where the male victim later died.8 month ago
A man was killed and a woman wounded in a double shooting on Claiborne Avenue Thursday night. According to NOPD, a man and woman, both in their early twenties, were shot near the corner of Claiborne Avenue and First Street around 6 p.m. on Jan. 18. Both victims were taken to the hospital by EMS, where the male victim later died.
Investigators are asking for tips in a double homicide that happened in SE Grand Rapids. Germaine Brown, 46, and her grandson, King Talbert, 2, were shot and killed in a home in the 200 block of Montgomery Wednesday.
One person was killed, and four others were injured in a multi-vehicle crash near Melaleuca Lane and Congress Avenue Thursday night. According to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue, when crews arrived they found multiple people trapped inside their vehicles, with at least one vehicle on fire.
A man was found shot to death in the passenger seat of a Bentley convertible, while the driver was hospitalized in Santa Fe Springs Thursday night. Authorities found the victim in the 9800 block of John Street. The million-dollar vehicle had its airbags deployed when the victim was found in the industrial area.
The Anchorage Police Department has publicly touted the success of its new high-profile Investigative Support Unit in producing a high volume of arrests in a short amount of time. But what happens after the arrests?
The Calhoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating after four people, including three family members, were shot and killed on Thursday. According to Sheriff Matthew Wade, Tony Parker fatally shot his 12-year-old son, 19-year-old daughter and his daughter's 20-year-old fiancee at his home on Chinch Creek Road in White Plains.
Alameda County: A sheriff's deputy has been arrested in connection with a possible "revenge" beating of an inmate.
Man killed, another hospitalized after shooting in Santa Fe Springs
Clarksville Police responded to reports that Sergeant Jason Tackett used excessive force in a pursuit early Sunday morning. Tackett attempted to stop a vehicle believed to be stolen at Browns Station Way and Randolph Avenue in Clarksville at 3:34 a.m. on the Jan. 14, according to police.
A Woodbridge man was charged in early January for threatening to bomb and shoot a police car, according to an investigation by Fairfax County Police. An investigation determined that shortly after 5 a.m. on Jan. 2, 46-year-old Virgil Snyder called the Mount Vernon District Station and spoke to an officer.
Officials say the suspects may have used a long rifle or a handgun, fleeing northbound on San Pablo. The three victims, men in their 20s, were taken to the hospital and are expected to survive
Nazarbayev says during his meeting with Trump in Washington that the American president suggested moving Ukraine peace talks from Minsk to another place (Kazakhstan?), @interfaxua reports. Remark came during press conference after UNSC meeting.
A helicopter crashed in a mountainous rural area of northern New Mexico, killing five people and seriously injuring the sixth person aboard, a New Mexico State Police spokeswoman said Thursday
A woman has been arrested for the death of a Daytona Beach man found shot and dismembered, authorities say. Daytona Beach police said Jeffrey Albertson was found shot in the head and dismembered in a North Street home last July. Albertson's legs and arms had been cut off and were later found in a fernery in De Leon Springs.
Indianapolis: Firefighters on scene of house fire 600 blk of Warren Ave. No injuries
A man has been shot, and police are looking for whoever is responsible. The victim was shot in the leg at Krauszer's Convenience Store. Police say it happened between 12:30 a.m. and 1 a.m.
The man charged in the Harbor Town murder last November has been bound over to a grand jury. Kutrell Williams is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Susan Grissom.
A 32-year-old man from East Bethel was found dead Thursday following an apparent snowmobile crash
Police in Muskegon Heights were called to a shooting. The Muskegon Heights police chief said the shooting investigation was underway in the area of East Summit Ave. and Mason Blvd.
North Little Rock police on Thursday identified three officers involved in the fatal shooting of an armed teenager last week. The department named officers Cody Stroud, Samantha Thompson and John Blankenship in the killing
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Police are looking for a suspect after a man walked into a Gresham hospital with a gunshot wound Thursday night. According to a spokesperson with the Gresham Police Department, a man walked into Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center after he had been shot in the shoulder. It appeared to be non-life-threatening. The shooting took place near the intersection of Southeast 182nd and Powell, the spokesperson said.
Two passengers in one vehicle died in a two-car crash on Thursday in Grand Forks County, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The crash occurred at 10:45 a.m. when a 2007 Nissan Altima crossed the center line while negotiating a westbound curve on N.D. Highway 15 around 12 miles west of Thompson, N.D. The Nissan collided head on with an eastbound 2008 Chevrolet Uplander.
After police responded to reports of a shooting in Frederick, Md. and found a male with non-life threatening injuries, they also made a second unrelated discovery nearby a body found in a ditch
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Authorities say officers have fatally shot a driver whose vehicle struck an officer in northeast Iowa. The Bremer County Sheriff's Office says officers were sent Wednesday night to a Floyd truck stop to check reports about a man pointing a gun at his head. He left on U.S. Highway 218 before they arrived, but a Nashua officer soon stopped a speeding vehicle on the highway.
A former University of North Dakota football player has pleaded guilty for his part in dealing marijuana. Demon Taylor, who was an offensive lineman for the Fighting Hawks, entered an open plea Thursday in Grand Forks District Court to a Class B felony of possessing marijuana with intent to deliver or manufacture and possessing drug paraphernalia. His sentencing date has been set for March 5, and he faces up to almost 11 years in prison and a $23,000 fine
A search for hikers turned into gruesome discovery Thursday afternoon. According to Metro Police, search and rescue teams discovered a body. The body was discovered around 3:11 p.m. on the east side of Las Vegas in the Frenchman Mountain area. Police say the victim stabbed multiple times and had been there at least a few days
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A mother and her 8-month-old baby were found dead Thursday after a house fire in Taylor, police said. Police said the Taylor Fire Department responded to the fire at 2006 Brewer's Place and found Amy Baylor, 30, and Aleigha Sealey dead in the bedroom.
A man was shot in front of a 7-Eleven in North Hollywood following an argument, police and witnesses said. Witnesses said after the shooting the victim was crawling on his stomach in the parking lot of the shopping center and leaving a trail of blood. But police described his injuries as not life-threatening. The shooting happened around 7:45 p.m. in front of the store on Oxnard Street near Laurel Canyon Boulevard.
A Kelso man was arrested on rape and sexual abuse charges for allegations involving victims who were minors at the time. The victims, now 23, 14 and 12 years old accused Erick Itza-Briceno of grooming and sexually abusing them when they were 9-14 years old, the Columbia County Sheriffs Office said.8 month ago
A Kelso man was arrested on rape and sexual abuse charges for allegations involving victims who were minors at the time. The victims, now 23, 14 and 12 years old accused Erick Itza-Briceno of grooming and sexually abusing them when they were 9-14 years old, the Columbia County Sheriffs Office said.
Homicide in Orange Cove at Celaya and Martinez. Man shot and killed in front of this home. Was standing out front with a group of people when suspects walked by and opened fire
Police say a suspect is on the run after two people were shot Wednesday night in north Bexar County. Around 8:30 pm Wednesday, Bexar County Sheriff's deputies were called to a home in the 24000 block of Invitation Oak near Bulverde and TCP Parkway.
The Kansas City, Kansas Police Department is investigating a reported homicide Thursday afternoon. Officers were called to the 900 block of South Mill Street around 2:30 p.m. on a reported Nature Unknown call.
Cedar Park police said a teen has been arrested in connection to a crash in Cedar Park that killed two young boys on Jan. 10. On Thursday, police arrested Hayden Michael Hammer, 18, and charged him with two counts of racing on a highway causing death, a second-degree felony.
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The fire is out on I15 southbound. Fire crews will remain for a short time to ensure the extinguishment. No injuries were reported during the incident and no structures were ever threatened
Jacob McIntosh told police he held two guns to Jesse Daniels head and pulled both triggers. He told them he did it for his mother. When the first officers arrived at his Indianapolis home on Jan. 13, McIntosh was lying on the ground, a bruise starting to show on his forehead
A Milwaukee police officer was shot Thursday night by another officer. Milwaukee police were called for a domestic dispute near Hawley Road and Main Street, where they encountered a man with knives.
Police are investigating after a man was shot to death in north St. Louis Thursday afternoon. Officers received a call for an accident with injuries around 1:50 p.m. As EMS workers approached the scene, they found a man shot to death inside one of the vehicles near Chambers Park.
Law enforcement officers have been called to a shooting at an apartment complex in Anderson. The shooting was reported at the Anderson Village apartments on Miracle Mile Road and Clemson Boulevard, according to Anderson police.
A busy Valley road was shut down Thursday morning while police investigated a deadly crash. Scottsdale police said a 16-year-old driver of a white car was heading down Scottsdale road near Doubletree Ranch Road around 1 a.m. when he slammed into a power pole.
One dead at Lewis Family Park. A dozen or so policemen on scene surrounding the park. - @KTNV
One person and one dog are dead after a shooting in West Valley City Thursday night. Officers are on scene of the shooting near 4100 South Bangerter. Both directions of 4100 South are closed at 3900 West due to the shooting.
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Irving police are investigating the death of an infant found dead in a dumpster. Police were alerted the afternoon of December 30 by a call from a citizen who reported finding the deceased newborn in a dumpster in the 200 block of Chamberlain Street in Irving.
New Orleans police were investigating a homicide after a man with gunshot wounds vehicle crashed into a house Thursday night in New Orleans East. Officers were called to the 7000 block of Salem Drive regarding a truck that had crashed into an occupied home. Responding officers found a man with gunshot wounds inside of a white Ford pick-up. He was pronounced dead on the scene
A 61-year-old north-central Montana man has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for running over his wife with a pickup truck on New Year's Day 2017, killing her.
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[email protected]: House of Representatives needs to pass Government Funding Bill tonight. So important for our country - our Military needs it!
Leader of House Freedom Caucus says group will back bill preventing government shutdown, all but assuring House OK.
Supreme Court blocks re-drawing of congressional district maps in North Carolina
Michael Cohen created Delaware limited liability co. days before $130k payment, Essential Consultants LLC8 month ago
Michael Cohen created Delaware limited liability co. days before $130k payment, Essential Consultants LLC
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Russian spy ship making annual espionage voyage off east coast of US, officials say. Victor Leonov currently sailing north from Caribbean, could be off Florida coast tomorrow.
San Jose police identify suspects in more than 30 burglaries
DOJ intends to dismiss criminal charges against 129 people charged in Inauguration Day protests - court filing
Delta Flight with 131 Passengers On Board To Make Emergency Landing at LAX
U.S. house intelligence panel top democrat says transcripts of Fusion GPS founder's testimony "reveal serious allegations that the Trump Organization may have engaged in money laundering with Russian nationals"
Young girl killed in Antioch crash identified as Lenexy Cardoza and her sister on life support.
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[email protected]: AMERICA will once again be a NATION that thinks big, dreams bigger, and always reaches for the stars. YOU are the ones who will shape America's destiny. YOU are the ones who will restore our prosperity. And YOU are the ones who are MAKING AMERICA GREAT AGAIN! MAGA
[email protected] on potential government shutdown: "It's very frustrating to be where we're at especially when you hear Democrats saying it's all tied up about DACA."
Democrats have enough votes to block the spending bill in the Senate and prevent Republicans from keeping the government up and running, senior Democratic aide tells @NBCNews
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[email protected]: Departing Pittsburgh now, where it was my great honor to stand with our incredible workers, and to show the world that AMERICA is back - and we are coming back bigger and better and stronger than ever before!
The House Intelligence Committee has agreed to extend negotiations with the White House over how and when Steve Bannon will return to face additional questions in the Russia probe, multiple sources close to the discussions tell @NBCNews
"It's a nasty place, wooooo," Pres Trump said of Washington and its power brokers. "But we're getting it. Nobody thought we were gonna have this kind of success so quickly," said Trump at campaign-style appearance at HandK Equipment in Coraopolis, PA.
Rep Ted Yoho R-FL says he's still a 'no' on the CR; was heading to a meeting of the House Freedom Caucus
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[email protected]: "Nothing is stronger than the strength and will and spirit of the American people."
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[email protected]: "Americans do anything, build anything and create anything as long as we have pride in our country, confidence in our values and respect for our great American flag."
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[email protected]: "There is no limit to what we can achieve when we set free the dreams of our incredible people."
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[email protected]: "There has never been a better time to hire in America, to invest in America, and to believe in the American dream than right now."
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[email protected]: "We're putting America back to work and we're ensuring the forgotten men and women of our country are never, ever forgotten again."
"It's not easy. These other countries have become very, very spoiled taking advantage of us," adds @POTUS. "But for us, it's America first."
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[email protected]: Not only are we already seeing the benefits of higher wages and bigger salariesbut we're also seeing the creation of new jobs.
"It's nasty in Washington but step by step by step, just keep going. It's a nasty place. Whew." POTUS
POTUS on Obamacare: "We got rid of the individual mandate and you'll see what that meansIt was so unfair. It's gone"
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[email protected]: "Your paychecks will be much bigger because under our tax cuts, you will be keeping more of your hard-earned money."
President says nobody expected companies would start paying bonuses to employees because of the tax cuts. "It turned out to be much bigger than we all thought."
Driver of the vehicle who dragged a NYPD officer in Times Square has been charged with attempted murder.
"Even I never knew how big it would be," says Pres Trump of the early impact of his tax cut bill. "It's much bigger than anyone anticipated." Says family of four making $75K will get tax cut of $2,000 and many will save "much more than that."
"It's the economy, stupid. Did you ever hear that one?" President Trump asks, quoting a line coined by James Carville during President Clinton's 1992 run.
[email protected] on America: "We are coming back bigger and better and stronger than ever before."
President Trump says he's "really proud" of record-low African-American unemployment: "I've been saying it: 'What do you have to lose?'"
[email protected]: "We worked so hard on tax cuts and tax reform."
[email protected] on government shutdown: "I really believe the Democrats want to shut down to get off the subject of tax cuts because they've worked so well."
[email protected] on tax cuts: "Not only have they worked, they're working much bigger and much faster than we ever thought possible."
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[email protected]: "Yesterday you saw with @Apple, $350 billion investment. they're also giving thousands of dollars to their employees. That's happening all over the country and I'm really happy."
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[email protected]: "The tax cuts and tax reform has not been working well for the Democrats."
New Mexico Authorities say five people have died and one was seriously injured after a helicopter crashed in northern New Mexico, among the killed is key Zimbabwean opposition leader Roy Bennett.
Man charged in Phoenix serial killings -9 dead in 3 weeks8 month ago
Man charged in Phoenix serial killings -9 dead in 3 weeks
House debating the rule setting the parameters for debate on the GOP 4-week temporary funding plan
Nancy Pelosi on the Republicans' CHIP funding in the C.R.: "This is like giving you a bowl of doggy doo, put a cherry on top, and call it a chocolate sundae. This is nothing. This CHIP should have been done in September." (via CBS)
@SenatorBurr says with passage of FISA Sec 702 reauthorization "the Senate took this important step in reauthorizing what I believe is our single most important national security tool"
Sen. Blunt shrugs when asked if the House will pass its spending bill. Says Senate could take it up tonight if it passes House
US Senate approved six-year extension of FISA Section 702 today - vote was 65-34. Bill heads to Trump's desk.
Veteran U.S. diplomat Bill Richardson to work for the release of two @Reuters reporters arrested in Myanmar:
US Senate voting on 6-year reauthorization for FISA Sec. 702 Following passage in the House last week, @ODNIgov Dir. Dan Coats called it "a critical step in protecting Americans and our allies"
Here's the list of those at @DeptofDefense to whom @POTUS is speaking.
White House spokesman: Trump supports House effort to fund government, extend children's health insurance program
[email protected] on looming shutdown: "Democrats don't seem to share that urgency at all. They continue to hold military funding hostage over unrelated issues."
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WH backtrack on Trump support for PA-18 GOP candidate Rick Saccone. Sanders: "While [Trump] has made clear his support for Republican candidates throughout the country, including in Pennsylvania, the purpose of today's visit is to promote the President's successful agenda."
HRW says Trump is 'disaster' for human rights, fuels authoritarians
[email protected] made brief remarks on averting a government shutdown before meeting with military leaders at the Pentagon .
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[email protected]: "We're never letting our military lose at any point."
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[email protected]: "I'm here to support our military. Our military has to be the best in the world by far."
Pres greeted at Pentagon entrance by DefSec Mattis, accompanied by VP Pence.
The House Intelligence Committee will release its Fusion GPS interview transcripts
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