HONORING THE VICTIMS OF THE TRAGEDY IN PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA
As a mark of solemn respect for the victims of the terrible act of violence perpetrated at The Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on October 27, 2018, by the authority vested in me as President of the United States by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America,
No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion
DES MOINES, Iowa - No one won the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to a staggering $1.6 billion. Mega Millions officials say no tickets matched all six numbers to claim the estimated $1 billion grand prize in Friday night's drawing.
Final Sale: Inside Sears Hometown Stores' War With Its Local Entrepreneurs
Hoffman Estates, IL - No one could blame Sears for closing stores that are losing money. But Heidi Wood, who used to run three Sears Hometown stores in Oregon, says the company pulled the plug on her stores even though they were profitable. Now she and the company are suing each other.
Trump signs executive order to stop family separations at border
Wasington, DC - President Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order to allow children to stay with parents caught crossing the border illegally -- moving to stop the family separations that have triggered a national outcry and political crisis for Republicans.
Peace Officers Memorial Day - May 15
On Peace Officers Memorial Day and during Police Week, we acknowledge the incredible service and sacrifices law enforcement personnel make each day for their fellow Americans. The brave men and women of our Nation’s law enforcement work long hours, often in dangerous situations, to protect our lives, liberty, and property.
Woman opens fire at YouTube headquarters, wounding at least 3 before taking her own life
San Bruno, CA. - A woman opened fire at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, Calif., shooting three people before taking her own life and causing widespread panic in the technology hub south of San Francisco.
ICE arrests 89 in North Texas and Oklahoma during 3 day operation
Federal officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 89 criminal aliens and immigration violators in North Texas and Oklahoma during a three-day enforcement action, which ended Thursday.
‘We don’t know what to do’ with 199 roosters in jail after cockfighting bust, Arkansas cops say
Sevier County (Ark.) - It’s not just the jail cells at the Sevier County Jail in southwest Arkansas that are over capacity following last week’s massive cockfighting sting.
FBI received tip on Florida suspect but did not investigate
Parkland, FL - A person who was close to Nikolas Cruz called the FBI’s public tip line on Jan. 5 and provided information about Cruz’s guns and his erratic behavior, including his expressed desire to kill people and his disturbing social media posts.
17 killed in shooting at South Florida high school
- Written by Moriah Balingit, Sarah Larimer and Mark Berman Moriah Balingit, Sarah Larimer and Mark Berman
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Parkland, FL - A 19-year-old former student armed with an AR-15 opened fire inside a South Florida high school on Wednesday, police said, killing at least 17 people in the latest burst of deadly violence to erupt inside an American school.
20-year-old Florida man claims $450 million lottery jackpot
Port Richey, FL - State lottery officials said Friday that Shane Missler of Port Richey, a Tampa suburb, came forward to claim the $450 million Mega Millions grand prize, which he won in a drawing one week ago.