Little Village Man Arrested for Decapitating Two-Year-Old Who Kept Him Awake

Ortiz attempted to flee the scene in his vehicle but was arrested around four hours later in Kankakee. The " brutal and horrific " slaying caps off a violent month in the city, which included the killing of a high-ranking police commander just last... More..

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Husband of online exhibitionist arrested for her murder, police say
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Husband of online exhibitionist arrested for her murder, police say

Police have characterized the death as a domestic incident. Regardless, police aren't giving any details into the reason for Kat West's murder or why William West is suspected of killing her. Calera Police ...More..

Svitolina made it to the semifinals of the tournament in Dubai
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Svitolina made it to the semifinals of the tournament in Dubai

But the momentum changed as Osaka eventually found her serve and hit her groundstrokes with confidence, pace and accuracy. 'I'm just really happy, ' said Vesnina after her second win in two meetings with Os...More..

NBC5 Forecast: More Rain Coming, Icy Travel to the West
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

NBC5 Forecast: More Rain Coming, Icy Travel to the West

Rain and warmer temperatures - with lows above freezing and highs in the 40s - are expected to return over the weekend. All of Douglas County remains in a winter weather advisory until 6 p.m. FRIDAY NIGHT: ...More..

400 kilograms of cocaine seized at Russian embassy in Argentina
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

400 kilograms of cocaine seized at Russian embassy in Argentina

He was thought to be based in the German city of Hamburg and is now subject to an worldwide arrest warrant, Argentina's security ministerPatricia Bullrich said at a press conference on Thursday. The luggage...More..

Local pastor remembers the Reverend Billy Graham
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Local pastor remembers the Reverend Billy Graham

And, he served as a counselor to presidents. Billy Graham had a number of medical ailments including cancer. The public viewing for the internationally famous spiritual leader who is credited with changi...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Trump's proposal to arm teachers galvanizes both sides of gun debate

President Donald Trump wants to "harden" schools to secure them like banks, but the security guards he envisions would be teachers and other school employees. While the NRA would like to see a gun in the...More..

Myanmar accused of 'bulldozing' proof of crimes against Rohingya
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Myanmar accused of 'bulldozing' proof of crimes against Rohingya

Government officials involved in the project have said the bulldozing is part of a plan to rebuild them to a higher standard for repatriated refugees. Tuesday's decision was unrelated to that list. At least 9...More..

Dozens dead amid Syrian bombardment of eastern Ghouta
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Dozens dead amid Syrian bombardment of eastern Ghouta

President Bashar al-Assad's main ally Russian Federation has said it would not support a truce that extended to terrorist groups including ISIS and Fateh al-Sham, which was previously known as Jabhat al Nusra...More..

Immigration agency rewrites mission statement
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Immigration agency rewrites mission statement

The H-1B programme allows highly-skilled workers to work in the United States to bridge the shortfall of native workers in some areas. Namely, our pride in being a nation of immigrants. But now, "protecting Ame...More..

Toronto police update expected on investigation into accused serial killer Bruce McArthur
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Toronto police update expected on investigation into accused serial killer Bruce McArthur

Police have said they found the dismembered remains of six people in large planters at the home of one of McArthur's clients in Leaside. Police laid three more first-degree murder charges against McArthur o...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Russia Claims the US Is Trying to Overthrow This Government

Fresh strikes on Friday killed nine civilians, including two children, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported , bringing the total to 426. The Assad regime, the source said, "must seriously pursu...More..

Snow winding down this morning; another storm expected this weekend
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Snow winding down this morning; another storm expected this weekend

The National Weather Service in Hanford warned of slick, snow-covered or icy roads and possible travel delays. In addition, northwest winds gusting to near 30 miles per hour Saturday night will lead to areas of...More..

Erdogan: Summer to be
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Erdogan: Summer to be "hot" for terrorists in Syria

The attack killed at least one person and injured 10, YPG spokesperson Birusk Hasaka said. Turkey launched a military offensive on January 20 to clear Afrin from the YPG, which it considers a terror group...More..

Arizona Wildcats guard Allonzo Trier ruled ineligible after drug test
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Arizona Wildcats guard Allonzo Trier ruled ineligible after drug test

He also said that the school has already been in contact with USC officials in order to address this issue immediately. Drick Bernstein scored a layup with 1.7 seconds left and Washington State held off Cal 7...More..

Trump Administration to Open Embassy in Jerusalem in May
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Trump Administration to Open Embassy in Jerusalem in May

The Trump administration is considering accepting donations from a GOP casino magnate Sheldon Adelson to help fund a new USA embassy in Jerusalem, The Associated Press reports. on his decision to transfer t...More..

Small plane reportedly headed for Green Bay crashes in Indiana
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Small plane reportedly headed for Green Bay crashes in Indiana

The 10-seater airplane took off from Eagle Creek Airpark in Indianapolis around 6:20 p.m. Indiana State Police are on the scene of a small plane crash in southern Carroll County. Rossville is in rural Carroll...More..

Comerica Bank Buys 4698 Shares of British American Tobacco PLC (BTI)
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Comerica Bank Buys 4698 Shares of British American Tobacco PLC (BTI)

CLSA maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Tuesday, August 2 report. Cadence Bank NA raised its stake in shares of British American Tobacco by 31.3% during the 3rd quarter. Investors sentiment incr...More..

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens indicted for invasion of privacy
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens indicted for invasion of privacy

That means he won't attend the group's meetings, which were being held during the National Governor's Association meeting. He accused Gardner, a Democrat who was also elected in November 2016, of playing politi...More..

Ivanka Trump confirmed as leading USA delegation at Pyeongchang 2018 Closing Ceremony
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Ivanka Trump confirmed as leading USA delegation at Pyeongchang 2018 Closing Ceremony

Kim's sister Kim Yo Jong and the other North Korean officials stayed at the Walkerhill Hotel, a five-star riverside hotel in eastern Seoul. Earlier this week, the USA government said Vice President Mike Penc...More..

Ohio High School, District Close Because Of Threats
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Ohio High School, District Close Because Of Threats

Schools in Blaine and Bremerton closed Friday due to unspecified threats made. Lancaster police and the Fairfield County Sheriff's Office are investigating. "Law enforcement staff are in the process of reachi...More..

Conservatives cheer Mike Pence when he mentions Trump's Jerusalem move
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Conservatives cheer Mike Pence when he mentions Trump's Jerusalem move

Opening his speech Friday , Trump touted accomplishments, despite what he said was skepticism about his conservative bona fides. "You guys love it", NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch said of news media. "Well, l...More..

Piyush Goyal assures simpler railway procurement process
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Piyush Goyal assures simpler railway procurement process

For being Helper in Operations or Traffic department, the industrial training certificate is not mandatory. Candidates notified soon on the official website for the latest changes. The Minister stated, "I want ...More..

States could face severe flooding, other problems in Midwest
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

States could face severe flooding, other problems in Midwest

City officials said anyone living in the possible flood areas should temporarily leave their home by midday Thursday. In a statement, Schor notes the rain has stopped, but significant flooding will occur. A d...More..

Winter Olympics: New Zealand teens end country's long medal-drought
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Winter Olympics: New Zealand teens end country's long medal-drought

Sadowski-Synnott said she didn't expect either move would grab the attention of the judges the way it did. "I was just really happy to be snowboarding and to put down those first two jumps and get rewarded for ...More..

Everything you need to know about NRA head Wayne LaPierre
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Everything you need to know about NRA head Wayne LaPierre

They care more about control - and more of it. He criticized independent Vermont Sen. Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren and other high-profile Democrats, whom he accused of backing European style socialism...More..

States to forego most of $650M legal settlement with Takata
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

States to forego most of $650M legal settlement with Takata

In February 2017, Takata pleaded in a USA federal court to a felony charge as part of a $1 billion settlement that included compensation funds for automakers and victims of its faulty air bag inflators in con...More..

Florida students not backing off push for gun regulations
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Florida students not backing off push for gun regulations

The pupils, from Broward County, an affluent area north of Miami, have poured their grief and rage into a new campaign for gun control. Israel described himself as "devastated, sick to my stomach". The reso...More..

Trump hits N.Korea with tougher sanctions
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Trump hits N.Korea with tougher sanctions

North Korea's United Nations mission said in a statement that Mr Guterres had made "reckless remarks" during a speech last week to the Munich Security Conference. This morning, the North Korean UN mission proce...More..

Cech expects Ospina to start for Arsenal in EFL Cup final
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Cech expects Ospina to start for Arsenal in EFL Cup final

However an Arsenal spokesman confirmed to the Islington Gazette the Gunners would definitely play in white shorts as part of their traditional full home kit. Wenger said he was more motivated than nervous...More..

Carsen Edwards Scores Career-High 40 In Purdue Win
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Carsen Edwards Scores Career-High 40 In Purdue Win

Forward Leron Black scored a career-high 28 points on 12-for-25 shooting. However, Black is not looking at this loss as a moral victory, given the way the Illini played against the Boilermakers. Ethan Thompson ...More..

Displaying items by tag: Mike Pence
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Displaying items by tag: Mike Pence

Vice President Mike Pence will provide policy recommendations to the President to streamline the regulatory environment for commercial space companies. Officials said the administration specifically chose to ha...More..

Syria rescuers: Extermination underway in Ghouta
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Syria rescuers: Extermination underway in Ghouta

The bloodshed came a day after an additional 31 civilians were killed in Eastern Ghouta and as the United Nations pleaded for a truce in the 7-year-old conflict to allow for aid deliveries. Voting on the dr...More..

Lindsey Vonn's Olympic Run May Be Over, But She's Not Done Yet
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Lindsey Vonn's Olympic Run May Be Over, But She's Not Done Yet

Gisin finished in a combined time of 2 minutes, 20.90 seconds to eclipse the silver-medalist Shiffrin by 0.97 seconds in overcast conditions and with the artificial lights turned on for extra visibility. She di...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Dry periods this afternoon with more rain this weekend

Temperatures are starting generally in the 50s. This morning , it's a cooler start for some along with some patchy fog being seen as well. Highs should be well into the 70s if not lower 80s. Wednesday brings...More..