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Sun, 28 May 2017 03:30:23 -0500

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A private jet once owned by Elvis Presley has been auctioned after sitting on a runway in New Mexico for 35 years. The plane sold for $430,000 on Saturday at an Agoura Hills, California, event featuring celebrity memorabilia, GWS Auctions Inc. said. The buyer was not disclosed in the sold note posted on the firm’s website, and auctioneer Brigitte Kruse said she could not immediate release information about the buyer or the buyer’s plans for the plane. […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 03:20:59 -0500

MONTAUK, N.Y. — The darkest moment of John Aldridge’s 12 terrifying hours of floating alone in the Atlantic Ocean came in the first moments after he was flung off his lobster boat. “You hit the water, you’re in such disbelief,” he recalls. “Nobody in the world knows you’re missing. Their life is happening right now, but your life is done! Right now, in the middle of the ocean, today’s the day you’re going to die.” Not only did Aldridge survive […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 03:17:15 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee’s homeless youth are getting support through local student’s artwork. Two Milwaukee Public Schools teamed up with “Pathfinders” for a ‘Poems and Bird Homes’ fundraiser at St. Joseph’s Hospital on Saturday, May 27th. Pathfinders is a city youth shelter dedicated to 11 and 12-year-old’s. Students from Milwaukee High School of the Arts and Lancaster Elementary, created unique bird homes to raise money for the shelter. The event included a silent auction, live music and student poetry performances. PHOTO GALLERY “We […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 03:09:08 -0500

DETROIT — President Donald Trump’s spending plan for 2018 includes $77.6 million for operation and maintenance of Great Lakes shipping channels and related infrastructure, including the lock system at Sault Ste. Marie. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Detroit District oversees operations in Michigan and parts of Indiana, Minnesota and Wisconsin. The budget proposes $38 million for navigation, hydropower and recreation projects at the Soo Locks. It seeks smaller sums for navigation or flood risk management at other locations, including […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 02:58:09 -0500

As Manchester heals after the suicide bombing that claimed 22 lives on Monday, people lay flowers at makeshift memorials around the city. Some people write messages in chalk on the ground, which disappear in the rain, only to be replaced hours later with new messages of grief and love. Other people have lined up for hours, choosing to remember the victims by getting something for life — a tattoo of a bee. The bee has long been the symbol of […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 02:51:54 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police tell FOX6 News two people were shot near West 62nd and Kaul Avenue. The shooting happened Saturday evening, May 27th. According to police, the two victims suffered non-life threatening injuries. One victim was taken to Children’s Hospital and the other to St. Joe’s. Monitor FOX6 News and FOX6Now.com for updates on this story.

Sun, 28 May 2017 02:45:20 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Hundreds of students were saluted at the Kern Center on the Milwaukee School of Engineering’s campus Saturday, May 27th. More than 450 undergrad and graduate students received their degrees in various fields of engineering, business and nursing. MSOE regent, Agustin Ramirez, was among those receiving an honorary Doctor of Engineering degree. Ramirez is CEO of Waukesha-based “Husco International,” a global leader in the development and manufacturing of hydraulic controls for off-highway applications. PHOTO GALLERY Congrats to all the […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 02:31:50 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Neighbors in Milwaukee came together for a community block party Saturday, May 27th. Milwaukee Alderwoman Milele Coggs helped throw the sixth annual “Heal the Hood” block party hoping to spark conversation helping to end violence and crime. The event kicked off near 10th and Atkinson with food vendors and live entertainment. PHOTO GALLERY For more than half a decade, Heal the Hood has campaigned for self-sustainability and non-violence in Milwaukee neighborhoods. “That meant so much to me that […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 02:28:33 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Two mothers are brought together by tragedy; their lives changed by hit-and-run crashes. The Milwaukee mothers met as their children fought for their lives and now they’re trying to bring awareness. The two families came together at the Cooper Park Pavilion in Milwaukee Saturday, May 27th. “Today is a day of healing,” said Brenda Singley, mother of victim. It was a chance to relax and take their minds of what has been a trying month. “We’re leaning on […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 01:42:27 -0500

President Donald Trump is back in the Washington area after a nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe. Air Force One touched down shortly before 9 p.m. EDT at Joint Base Andrews in the Maryland suburbs. President Trump’s first trip abroad as president took him to Saudi Arabia and Israel, the Vatican, and Belgium and Italy. He met with national leaders in all those places and attended gatherings of NATO leaders and members of the G-7 industrialized nations.

Sun, 28 May 2017 01:30:14 -0500

RIVERDALE, Utah — A 39-year-old Utah woman has been arrested after she allegedly locked her two young children in her car’s trunk while she went inside a Wal-Mart store to shop. Riverdale police say witnesses heard the children ages 2 and 5 making noise and saw the car shaking, got the older child to pull the emergency latch and called 911. Tori Lee Castillo remains jailed on suspicion of child abuse after being arrested Thursday evening when she returned to […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 01:16:51 -0500

APPLETON — Protesters march in Appleton looking for answers after a fatal bar shooting. A Milwaukee man was shot by police and died last weekend at Jack’s Apple Pub. One week later, demonstrators say they still don’t know why. Just before bar close at Jack’s Apple Pub on May 21st, gunshots and chaos were caught on camera. Police responded to the scene and an officer shot and killed a 33-year-old Jimmie Montel Sanders of Milwaukee. Police say Sanders was armed. Saturday, […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 01:06:53 -0500

WEATHERFORD, Texas — Two toddlers were found dead in a hot car in a rural North Texas neighborhood. A Parker County Sheriff’s Office statement says the 2-year-old girl and 16-month-old boy were found about 4:30 p.m. Friday by their mother in a subdivision near Lake Weatherford. The statement says temperatures at the time were about 96 degrees. The mother, whom deputies did not identify, told investigators that her children “took off” and she was searching for them when she found […]

Sun, 28 May 2017 00:51:05 -0500

PORTLAND, Ore. — Police said Saturday they’ll examine what appears to be the extremist ideology of an Oregon man accused of fatally stabbing two men who tried to intervene when the suspect yelled racial slurs at two young women who appeared to be Muslim on a Portland light-rail train. The attack Friday happened on the first day of Ramadan, the holiest time of the year for Muslims, and it sent shockwaves through a city that prides itself on its tolerance […]

Sat, 27 May 2017 23:31:15 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Kicking a habit is hard but a local woman and organization shows you with the help, resources and support it can be done. You see the determination and strength in her eyes; Kamisha Wells is depicted on the Meta House‘s public information campaign. “The life that I have I choose to live it to the fullest,” said Wells. “It’s really a good feeling.” Wells is using her story to inspire other women. “I currently have seven years of […]

Sat, 27 May 2017 23:25:49 -0500

A Muslim community group in New Jersey has filed a federal lawsuit against the city of Bayonne, alleging anti-Muslim bias as the reason the city’s zoning board denied an application for a mosque. The suit, filed this week on the eve of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, comes after a protracted zoning battle in the blue-collar suburb some five miles from New York City. The complaint alleges that Bayonne’s zoning board, under pressure from anti-Muslim protesters, denied zoning variances […]

Sat, 27 May 2017 23:24:14 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Chase Anderson took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers snapped the Arizona Diamondbacks’ five-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory on Saturday. Anderson (3-1) struck out a career-high 11. The 29-year-old right-hander also walked three and threw a career-high 114 pitches. Nick Ahmed broke up the no-hitter with a sharply hit ball up the middle to start the eighth that deflected off second baseman Eric Sogard’s glove. On Aug. 16, 2015, Ahmed blooped a […]

Sat, 27 May 2017 23:17:31 -0500

FRESNO, Calif. — The mother of the CEO of the ride-hailing company Uber died in a boat accident Friday evening in Fresno County, the company said. Bonnie Kalanick, 71, died after the boat she and her husband, Donald, 78, were riding hit a rock in Pine Flat Lake in the eastern part of the county, authorities said. They are the parents of Travis Kalanick, 40, who founded Uber in 2009. The company has since grown to become an international operation […]

Sat, 27 May 2017 22:21:20 -0500

NEWARK, N.J. — A suspicious package that forced the partial evacuation of a terminal at Newark Liberty International Airport has been determined not to be a threat. Police for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey say the suspicious package was found in Terminal A on Saturday afternoon and that a partial evacuation of the departure level occurred. No details were immediately available on the nature of the package.

Sat, 27 May 2017 22:09:22 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Nick Ahmed singled off the glove of second baseman Eric Sogard and into center field leading off the eighth inning, the first hit for the Arizona Diamondbacks against the Milwaukee Brewers’ Chase Anderson on Saturday. Sogard was shifted to the first-base side but raced to the left side of second to try for the grounder. On Aug. 16, 2015, Ahmed blooped a single to right-center leading off the eighth for the Diamondbacks’ first hit against Atlanta’s Shelby Miller. […]

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Sun, 28 May 2017 03:52:54 -0500


Tulsa World

Update: Thunderstorm warnings issued for several northeast Oklahoma counties
Tulsa World
The corner of 57th place and 58th street in south Tulsa is lit by a street light and a bolt of lightning during storms that rolled through northeast Oklahoma on Saturday, May 27, 2017. JOHN CLANTON/Tulsa World. Updated map 2:56 p.m.. Buy Now.
Evening update: Severe weather risk increases for parts of Alabama overnightAL.com
Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for parts of north GeorgiaWSB Atlanta
Severe Weather Outbreak Underway as Damaging Storms Hit Missouri | The Weather ChannelThe Weather Channel
PennLive.com -KSDK -WNCN -ABC17News.com
all 268 news articles »

Sun, 28 May 2017 03:46:00 -0500


CBS News

Virginia state trooper fatally shot, suspect arrested after overnight manhunt
CBS News
RICHMOND, Va. -- A Virginia State Police special agent fatally shot by a convicted felon in a Richmond public housing complex was a father of three and former Marine who founded a youth wrestling club and mentored disadvantaged kids, authorities said.
The Latest: Slain agent leaves behind wife and 3 childrenWashington Post
Trooper shooting suspect's sister: Both families coping with tragedieswtvr.com
Virginia manhunt ends with arrest of suspect in trooper's fatal shootingFox News
Palm Beach Post -Richmond.com -NJ.com -WJLA
all 95 news articles »

Sun, 28 May 2017 02:43:00 -0500


The State

Why the state didn't seek death for Todd Kohlhepp
The State
Todd Kohlhepp deserved the death penalty, 7th Circuit Solicitor Barry Barnette said, and Barnette would have pursued it, but a host of factors led the prosecution team to agree to a plea deal for the serial killer that brought swift justice for the ...
Woman Held Captive by South Carolina Serial Killer Will Receive $25000 RewardTIME
Families, experts believe Kohlhepp may have more victimsSpartanburg Herald Journal
Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty in seven South Carolina slayingsCBS News
ABC News -Washington Post -WLOS -WSPA.com
all 100 news articles »

Sat, 27 May 2017 21:51:15 -0500


Washington Post

The Latest: Former presidents recall Brzezinski's influence
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — The Latest on the death of former national security adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski (all times local):. 5:45 p.m.. Former presidents are remembering Jimmy Carter's national security adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski (ZBIG'-nyef breh-ZHIN'-skee), ...
Tributes pour in for ex-national security adviser BrzezinskiNew York Daily News
Zbigniew Brzezinski, foreign policy expert, dies at 89Tulsa World
Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jimmy Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89Slate Magazine (blog)
Washington Examiner -PBS NewsHour -New York Times -The New American
all 562 news articles »

Sat, 27 May 2017 20:57:32 -0500


Recode

Bonnie Kalanick, the mother of Uber's CEO, has died in a boating accident
Recode
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick with his parents, Donald and Bonnie, at the Kentucky Derby earlier this month. Travis Kalanick. Bonnie Kalanick, the mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, has died in a boating accident, a company spokesperson said. She was with ...
Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Killed in Boat AccidentNBCNews.com
The mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has died in a boating accident, and his father is in 'serious' conditionBusiness Insider
Uber co-founder's mother is killed, father injured in boating accidentLos Angeles Times
Fox News -New York Daily News -CNNMoney -New York Times
all 56 news articles »

Sat, 27 May 2017 20:46:25 -0500


Washington Post

'Final act of bravery': Men who were fatally stabbed trying to stop anti-Muslim rants identified
Washington Post
Two men were stabbed to death and one injured Friday on a light-rail train in Portland, Ore., after they tried to intervene when another passenger began “ranting and raving” and shouting anti-Muslim hate speech at two young women, police said. Portland ...
Two Killed in Portland After Trying to Stop Anti-Muslim Rant, Police SayNew York Times
Portland fatal stabbings point to rise in hate speech, civil rights advocates sayABC News
Suspect in double fatal Portland train stabbings ranted about Muslims, police sayChicago Tribune
CBS News -BuzzFeed News -OregonLive.com -Patch.com
all 354 news articles »

Sat, 27 May 2017 20:14:51 -0500


Washington Post

Joe Biden on politics of fear: 'The American people will not sustain this attitude for long'
Washington Post
Former vice president Joe Biden opened his address Saturday at Cornell University's senior class convocation with some lighter topics. He drew easy laughs by mentioning his love of ice cream. He played to the crowd by praising the beauty of Upstate New ...
Biden: 2016 election tapped into "our darkest emotions"CNN
Joe Biden Urges Cornell Graduates to Stop 'Living in Your Screens'TIME
Biden Implies Trump Legitimized 'Hate Speech,' Rails Against 'Forces of Populism'Breitbart News
New York Daily News -Cornell Chronicle -Washington Examiner -Salon
all 31 news articles »

Sat, 27 May 2017 17:50:13 -0500


Washington Post

Trump fails to commit to Paris climate agreement as he concludes first overseas trip
Washington Post
TAORMINA, Italy — President Trump failed to commit to remaining within the Paris climate agreement during a two-day meeting with world leaders that ended here Saturday, but he tweeted that he was still considering it and would announce a final ...
5 takeaways from Trump's first overseas trip as presidentThe Hill
Trump's 1st foreign trip: 5 takeawaysCNN
Climate change: World awaits Trump decision on Paris dealBBC News
Washington Examiner -Politico -NPR -New York Daily News
all 1,615 news articles »

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:20:24 -0500


BBC News

Teacher disciplined over 'most likely to become a terrorist' award
BBC News
Teachers at a school in Texas are being disciplined after handing out an "award" declaring one student "most likely to become a terrorist". Lizeth Villanueva, 13, was handed the award by her teacher during a mock ceremony at the school near Houston.
7th-grader named "most likely to become a terrorist" at school awards ceremonyCBS News
Mom furious after teacher names daughter 'most likely to...KPRC Houston

all 162 news articles »

Thu, 25 May 2017 23:36:23 -0500


Breitbart News

Federal Judges Invite Muslims To Veto Americans' Elections Over Campaign Statements
Breitbart News
Ten progressive judges in Virginia have decided that Muslims can ask judges to change the nation's national security and immigration policies whenever prior campaign statements in democratic political elections can be described as unfair to Muslims ...
Full Text And Analysis: Trump's Executive Order On Immigration : NPRNPR
Ruling - United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth CircuitUnited States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Appeals Court Will Not Reinstate Trump's Revised Travel BanNew York Times

all 285 news articles »

Sun, 28 May 2017 03:52:54 -0500


Tulsa World

Update: Thunderstorm warnings issued for several northeast Oklahoma counties
Tulsa World
The corner of 57th place and 58th street in south Tulsa is lit by a street light and a bolt of lightning during storms that rolled through northeast Oklahoma on Saturday, May 27, 2017. JOHN CLANTON/Tulsa World. Updated map 2:56 p.m.. Buy Now.
Evening update: Severe weather risk increases for parts of Alabama overnightAL.com
Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for parts of north GeorgiaWSB Atlanta
Severe Weather Outbreak Underway as Damaging Storms Hit Missouri | The Weather ChannelThe Weather Channel
PennLive.com -KSDK -WNCN -ABC17News.com
all 268 news articles »

Sun, 28 May 2017 03:46:00 -0500


CBS News

Virginia state trooper fatally shot, suspect arrested after overnight manhunt
CBS News
RICHMOND, Va. -- A Virginia State Police special agent fatally shot by a convicted felon in a Richmond public housing complex was a father of three and former Marine who founded a youth wrestling club and mentored disadvantaged kids, authorities said.
The Latest: Slain agent leaves behind wife and 3 childrenWashington Post
Trooper shooting suspect's sister: Both families coping with tragedieswtvr.com
Virginia manhunt ends with arrest of suspect in trooper's fatal shootingFox News
Palm Beach Post -Richmond.com -NJ.com -WJLA
all 95 news articles »

Sun, 28 May 2017 02:43:00 -0500


The State

Why the state didn't seek death for Todd Kohlhepp
The State
Todd Kohlhepp deserved the death penalty, 7th Circuit Solicitor Barry Barnette said, and Barnette would have pursued it, but a host of factors led the prosecution team to agree to a plea deal for the serial killer that brought swift justice for the ...
Woman Held Captive by South Carolina Serial Killer Will Receive $25000 RewardTIME
Families, experts believe Kohlhepp may have more victimsSpartanburg Herald Journal
Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty in seven South Carolina slayingsCBS News
ABC News -Washington Post -WLOS -WSPA.com
all 100 news articles »

Sat, 27 May 2017 21:51:15 -0500


Washington Post

The Latest: Former presidents recall Brzezinski's influence
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — The Latest on the death of former national security adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski (all times local):. 5:45 p.m.. Former presidents are remembering Jimmy Carter's national security adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski (ZBIG'-nyef breh-ZHIN'-skee), ...
Tributes pour in for ex-national security adviser BrzezinskiNew York Daily News
Zbigniew Brzezinski, foreign policy expert, dies at 89Tulsa World
Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jimmy Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89Slate Magazine (blog)
Washington Examiner -PBS NewsHour -New York Times -The New American
all 562 news articles »

Sat, 27 May 2017 20:57:32 -0500


Recode

Bonnie Kalanick, the mother of Uber's CEO, has died in a boating accident
Recode
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick with his parents, Donald and Bonnie, at the Kentucky Derby earlier this month. Travis Kalanick. Bonnie Kalanick, the mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, has died in a boating accident, a company spokesperson said. She was with ...
Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Killed in Boat AccidentNBCNews.com
The mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has died in a boating accident, and his father is in 'serious' conditionBusiness Insider
Uber co-founder's mother is killed, father injured in boating accidentLos Angeles Times
Fox News -New York Daily News -CNNMoney -New York Times
all 56 news articles »

Sat, 27 May 2017 20:46:25 -0500


Washington Post

'Final act of bravery': Men who were fatally stabbed trying to stop anti-Muslim rants identified
Washington Post
Two men were stabbed to death and one injured Friday on a light-rail train in Portland, Ore., after they tried to intervene when another passenger began “ranting and raving” and shouting anti-Muslim hate speech at two young women, police said. Portland ...
Two Killed in Portland After Trying to Stop Anti-Muslim Rant, Police SayNew York Times
Portland fatal stabbings point to rise in hate speech, civil rights advocates sayABC News
Suspect in double fatal Portland train stabbings ranted about Muslims, police sayChicago Tribune
CBS News -BuzzFeed News -OregonLive.com -Patch.com
all 354 news articles »

Sat, 27 May 2017 20:14:51 -0500


Washington Post

Joe Biden on politics of fear: 'The American people will not sustain this attitude for long'
Washington Post
Former vice president Joe Biden opened his address Saturday at Cornell University's senior class convocation with some lighter topics. He drew easy laughs by mentioning his love of ice cream. He played to the crowd by praising the beauty of Upstate New ...
Biden: 2016 election tapped into "our darkest emotions"CNN
Joe Biden Urges Cornell Graduates to Stop 'Living in Your Screens'TIME
Biden Implies Trump Legitimized 'Hate Speech,' Rails Against 'Forces of Populism'Breitbart News
New York Daily News -Cornell Chronicle -Washington Examiner -Salon
all 31 news articles »

Sat, 27 May 2017 17:50:13 -0500


Washington Post

Trump fails to commit to Paris climate agreement as he concludes first overseas trip
Washington Post
TAORMINA, Italy — President Trump failed to commit to remaining within the Paris climate agreement during a two-day meeting with world leaders that ended here Saturday, but he tweeted that he was still considering it and would announce a final ...
5 takeaways from Trump's first overseas trip as presidentThe Hill
Trump's 1st foreign trip: 5 takeawaysCNN
Climate change: World awaits Trump decision on Paris dealBBC News
Washington Examiner -Politico -NPR -New York Daily News
all 1,615 news articles »

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:20:24 -0500


BBC News

Teacher disciplined over 'most likely to become a terrorist' award
BBC News
Teachers at a school in Texas are being disciplined after handing out an "award" declaring one student "most likely to become a terrorist". Lizeth Villanueva, 13, was handed the award by her teacher during a mock ceremony at the school near Houston.
7th-grader named "most likely to become a terrorist" at school awards ceremonyCBS News
Mom furious after teacher names daughter 'most likely to...KPRC Houston

all 162 news articles »

Thu, 25 May 2017 23:36:23 -0500


Breitbart News

Federal Judges Invite Muslims To Veto Americans' Elections Over Campaign Statements
Breitbart News
Ten progressive judges in Virginia have decided that Muslims can ask judges to change the nation's national security and immigration policies whenever prior campaign statements in democratic political elections can be described as unfair to Muslims ...
Full Text And Analysis: Trump's Executive Order On Immigration : NPRNPR
Ruling - United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth CircuitUnited States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Appeals Court Will Not Reinstate Trump's Revised Travel BanNew York Times

all 285 news articles »

  
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