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Levee breaks near St. Louis, river closure latest fallout from flooding

In anticipation of the levee failure, parts of Pocahontas were placed under mandatory evacuation orders Tuesday as floodwaters began to spill over the levee. Up...


Melania Trump skips headscarf as she arrives in Saudi Arabia

Among the deals, executives said, were a plan by Jacobs Engineering Group Inc for a joint venture with Aramco to manage business projects in the kingdom, and a ...


Man tries to break into cockpit of American Airlines flight

The series of events leading up to the arrest began at 2:45 a.m.at LAX, airport police said. Airline says they do not know of any injuries. As he did not ap...


Notre Dame Students Plan to Protest Mike Pence's Commencement Speech

Mr. Browne said walkout organizers cleared the protest with police and administrators ahead of time. A Christian politician is not one who builds power by fueli...


Firefighter Dies in Massive San Antonio Strip Mall Blaze

Hood said both firefighters are expected to survive. He was a father of two, and his wife, Jennifer, is pregnant with their third child. Firefighters were see...


Little Liams, adorable Avas: See Louisiana's most popular baby names for 2016

Avery, the ninth most popular name for girls in 2015, slipped to the 16th spot. More notable on the boy's side is the fall of Jacob, which was the most popular ...


Three Fall From Ferris Wheel 'Flopping' Upside Down at Carnival

According to KOMO , 3 people were knocked out of the ride when a witness said the cart they were in flipped upside down. The three people had been in the same...


Camila Cabello's Crying in the Club video's an EMOTIONAL ROLLERCOASTER

As part of Fifth Harmony, Camila has scored five Top 40s on the Official Singles Chart, including Top 10s Worth It and Work From Home. "A lot of people didn't...


Tulsa Officer Returning To Work After Being Found Not Guilty Of Manslaughter

State Rep. Regina Goodwin, D-Tulsa, said despite the trial verdict, the African-American community must persist in its pursuit of justice. No gun was found. T...


Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job

Bring in Kim Guilfoyle, have her, Spicer, and Sanders draw straws every day to face the press. That added fuel to rumors that Spicer was on his way out. It's th...


Colombian President: 'You Won't Need Walls' With Economic Development

The Obama administration backed the peace accord between the government of Santos and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, which Colombia's Cong...


Biden: Hillary Wasn't a 'Great Candidate' for President

Biden, who decided against running for the Oval Office in 2016 due to the death of his son, was asked at what point he realized Hillary Clinton was the correct ...


Duggar Sisters File Privacy Suit Against City, Magazine

However, Gawker found information on the Duggar family's homeschooling curriculum created through the ministries of Bill Gothard (also accused of sexually a...


ASP assisting in Yell Co. manhunt after 3 shot, suspect holding hostages

Mainhart was fatally shot on State Highway 27 near Slo Fork Road, Sadler said. The ruling this week by a MA judge vacating Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction...


Tornadoes touch down in Oklahoma, Texas no injuries reported

While the tornado threat at this time appears low, any storms that develop south of I-70 during the afternoon could pose a threat for a tornado or two, particul...


Police chief shot in upstate NY, suspect barricaded in home

Officials say Chief Arnold "Butch" Amthor was wounded around 9:20 a.m. Tuesday in the village of Maybrook , 55 miles (88 kilometers) north of New York City. "W...


Members of notorious United States gang nabbed in sweeping probe

This week, authorities used the charges to target the suspected gang members for allegedly trading drugs and weapons across Southern California. Beck recalled t...


Rams stadium opening pushed back to 2020

Instead, the Rams will remain in the Coliseum that season and the Chargers will remain at Stub Hub Center in Carson. San Diego lost the Chargers to Los Ang...


New search for clues launched about missing boy

Lt. Joe Mendoza of the Sheriff's Department told the Times that, as a month has passed since the first search, "maybe there's different scents that are availabl...


Dan Patrick Threatens To Force Special Session

Sponsoring Sen. Charles Schwertner, said, "it's stating the obvious". "As a person whose family is made up of Hispanics, I want to make sure no one who is His...


Trump says 'fast decision' possible on new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Meanwhile, the Senate's No. 2 Democrat, Dick Durbin of IL, said Friday that Trump was "dangerous" and that "his credibility has been destroyed". "That's not a t...


Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

Officials say residents of the park will be allowed to enter the site to look for their belongings around noon. One home collapsed and first responders rescued ...


Jury finds Oklahoma cop not guilty in shooting of black man

Prosecutors told jurors that Shelby overreacted. Following Wednesday's verdict, protesters gathered outside the courthouse, chanting, " No justice, no peace, ...


What Twitter's privacy changes mean for you

Twitter said the changes were "tools to give you more access to your information and greater, more granular control over how it's used". The move comes as th...


Applications for US jobless aid fell to 3-month low of 232K

The latest week's data covers the period used for the monthly employment survey for May, which will be released June 2. Last week's claims data covered the su...