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Two doctors found dead in penthouse

The suspect, 30-year-old Bampumim Teixeira of Chelsea, was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. The couple was found dead on the 11th floor of thi...


Floridians Expected To Vote On New Property Tax Break

Scott on Wednesday visited or was set to visit Lake Mary, Tampa, Riviera Beach and Sunrise. "None of us have seen it". And Senate leaders are pitching a new sou...


Ex-Gaza chief Haniya elected leader of Hamas

Ismail Haniyeh was elected Saturday as the head of Hamas' politburo, replacing Khaled Meshal, who held the position since 2004. Labeled a terrorist organizati...


US sets up missile defence in South Korea as North shows power

Wang was speaking after United States troops began delivering a missile defence system to a deployment site in South Korea, a move of deterrence amid fears Pyo...


Trump says Mexico, Canada opposed NAFTA pull-out

He said that he had received calls from the two countries' leaders asking him to "renegotiate Nafta rather than terminate". "President Trump agreed not to te...


Sawmill Fire Spreads Overnight Above Green Valley, Arizona

The wildfire has burned 63 square miles (163.2 sq. kilometers) of grass, brush and trees in southern Arizona and is 20 percent contained. Almost 200 residents...


'The Simpsons' needles Trump ahead of 100-day milestone

Business investors don't care as much about Trump's gaffes and amateur mistakes. But it hasn't been smooth sailing in Congress during Trump's first 100 days ...


Holcomb signs pre-K expansion, needle exchange bills

He wanted the $10 million state commitment to rise to $20 million on the On My Way Pre-K pilot program for children in low-income homes, but the Senate cut the ...


Family buys plane tickets for condemned inmate's daughter

Kenneth Williams is set to be put to death by lethal injection Thursday night at 7 p.m. His death warrant expires at midnight. For Jack Jones' execution, the ...


Suspect in Middletown Police Barricade is Dead

The suspect in Wednesday's fatal shooting of a DE state trooper was shot and killed today after an hourslong standoff with authorities, according to state polic...


Man charged with keeping neighbor in pit is held on $1M bond

Her mother had initially called her in missing at midnight - by 2 a.m., the sound of screaming led police to neighbor Dennis Dunn's house, where they made a har...


Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds

CORNISH: Dennis Herrera. He's the attorney for the city of San Francisco . The original order threatened cities and counties that harbored illegal immigrants w...


Trump errs on the court system

Some of the reviewed cases originated from the Ninth Circuit Court, but those constitute only a tiny fraction of the overall number of Ninth Circuit Court rulin...


Man charged with threatening Jewish community centres in Florida

It's unknown if or when he will be extradited to the U.S.to face the charges. No explosives were found, but numerous calls led to the temporary closure and ev...


N Carolina lawmakers halfway to veto override on court size

Cooper vetoed Senate Bill 68 so he could wield political influence over elections and ethics investigations in North Carolina, but the House has preserved fai...


ESPN Layoffs Begin, And Some 100 Employees May Lose Jobs

In a memo to employees Wednesday, network president John Skipper said the network has had to make "difficult decisions" that affect employees in its talent li...


Berkeley braces for Ann Coulter

The drama began when the student group invited Coulter to speak at the campus this Thursday but university officials cancelled the event, citing safety conc...


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...


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...


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...


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 ...


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...


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....


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...