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Lockheed Martin reports increased quarterly sales, lower profit

Segment operating profit and margin may also be impacted favorably or unfavorably by other items. Lockheed Martin utilized a scaled LRDR system to successfull...


White House to name new Secret Service director

U.S. Secret Service agents stand on the tarmac as Air Force One lands in West Palm Beach, Fla., in February. Secret Service spokesman Joe Casey declined to co...


Staten Island Tech again ranks among nation's top high schools

Lane Tech was ranked as the No. 5 public high school in the state of IL, according to U.S. News. The Solon school district had the top test scores in OH for t...


US Treasury secretary: Tax cuts won't raise budget deficit

Although corporate revenue and profits are at record highs, businesses are paying for a smaller share of the federal government than any time in recent history....


Grand Rapids-Based Founders Plans To Open Detroit Taproom

The brewery said in a news release issued Tuesday that they plan to start hiring Metro Detroit employees in the summer. In Detroit , its new location will ...


Trump's hardball tactic on health care may backfire

Trump has announced a rally in Pennsylvania that day. Subsidies for insurance now tied to low incomes will give way to tax credits, which get incrementally hi...


Stork delivery? Woman gives birth to baby at Nebraska zoo

She's even nicknamed "pooh-bear", which mom and dad say is ideal for their little cub. An Omaha , Nebraska couple got the surprise of their lives this weeken...


US, Japan, S. Korea envoys discuss N. Korea

A similar sort of briefing is reported to be in the process of being arranged for the U.S. House of Representatives, according to House aides, reported Reute...


Police say small-plane crash killed man, injured his son

The specific cause was unclear. The initial investigation determined that the plane crashed through a chain-linked fence on the east side of the airport pro...


Red Sox place Sandoval on 10-day DL with right knee sprain

YANKEES KEY TRENDS: New York has won 10 of its last 13 games but is just 4-10 in its last 14 home games. With rain in the forecast all night, the Red Sox and ...


Tennessee teacher Cummins planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

He is scheduled to be arraigned in federal court in Sacramento, California, on Monday. Federal Defender Benjamin Galloway was appointed as the defendant's couns...


Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal blasts Attorney General Jeff Sessions' 'bizarre' Hawaii remark

SESSIONS: I wasn't diminishing the judge or the island of Hawaii, that attractive place. Hawaii became a state in 1959. Mazie Hirono called Sessions' comm...


Freak Track and Field Accident Kills College Freshman

Paramedics responded immediately, school officials said, and Roser was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove where he was pronounced dead. Roser was...


Venezuela opposition vows further anti-govt protests

The court walked back the measure after global condemnation, but Maduro's government further fueled the protests by barring the opposition's most popular politi...


Trump at 100 Days: 'It's a Different Kind of Presidency'

Trump, however, has kept many of his campaign promises that have adhered to mostly traditional conservative principles. He showed signs that he feels the weig...


Tad Cummins Due In Federal Court Monday

Jill Cummins, the wife of the man accused of abducting a 15-year-old student, says she still loves her husband but she can't trust him now. Cummins was arrest...


Confederate monument in New Orleans taken down

Workers removing the monument wore flak jackets and helmets as police snipers observed from the roof of a nearby parking garage . In June that year, a wh...


Drama Continues At UC Berkely Over Ann Coulter

The plaintiffs allege , however, that the university is enforcing a policy which is "recently adopted, unwritten and unpublished" in evaluating what types of e...


South Carolina unemployment rate unchanged in March

Approximately 483,000 Floridians are unemployed in a labor force of more than 10 million. The unemployment rate for Colorado Springs, which is not seasonally ...


Erik Jones makes it 2 straight this season with Xfinity win

Kyle Busch led the field in Saturday's final practice. But Larson's vehicle wasn't the same after a rain delay that came during the second segment and lasted ...


Unemployment rate falls in Kansas as private sector sees job gains

Manufacturing cut 6,800 jobs, or about 1 percent. Madison County had the state's lowest unemployment rate at 2.1 percent. The number of initial claims for ...


Berkeley reverses decision to nix speech by right-wing commentator

A day after calling off Ann Coulter's upcoming appearance for security reasons, University of California, Berkeley officials backtracked and paved the way f...


Georgia parts ways with newly signed lineman after arrest

Georgia officials proposed the rule after it dismissed defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor in 2014, after he was arrested and charged with a felony for allegedly ...


'This Is an Insult': NYC Mayor Fires Back at Justice Department

The department said Friday in a statement NY "continues to see gang murder after gang murder, the predictable outcome of the city's "soft on crime" stance". M...


Elizabeth Thomas Headed Home to TN

According to WVLT , Tad Cummins' former co-worker Chandler Anderson had offered a $10,000 reward to the person who could bring Elizabeth home safe, and now he's...