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Taylor Swift Wins CMA Award for Song of the Year

Taylor Swift Wins CMA Award for Song of the Year

Fairchild went on to say that Swift couldn't be at the awards this evening, and the group gave her a shout out saying, "Taylor, wherever you are, thank you for this handsome song and for loving songs ...

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U.S. aircraft carriers to conduct joint drill in Pacific

U.S. aircraft carriers to conduct joint drill in Pacific

The spending request designates $4 billion of the total to support "additional efforts to detect, defeat, and defend against any North Korean use of ballistic missiles against the United States, its d...

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Veterans Day events in Washington County

Spectrum has organized a special event as part of HISTORY's Take a Veteran to School Day outreach initiative to take place on Wednesday morning, November 8 at Coronado Middle School. Pekin superintend...

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TSA Fails 80 Percent of Homeland Security Tests

TSA Fails 80 Percent of Homeland Security Tests

According to the study, TSA screeners, equipment, and procedures failed more than half the time . During a recent probe at US airports by the Department of Homeland Security , Transportation Secu...

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Woman Accuses Alabama Senate Candidate Of Sexual Contact When She Was 14

Woman Accuses Alabama Senate Candidate Of Sexual Contact When She Was 14

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) called on Moore to withdraw from his Senate race if the report that he pursued teenage g...

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Trucker charged after crash with self-driving bus

Trucker charged after crash with self-driving bus

The bus, just minding its own business, stopped the moment it saw the truck but was sadly unable to avoid the rather considerable scraping it received. AAA plans to donate $1 per passenger to the Las...

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Putin says Olympic disqualifications are sign of USA meddling in Russia's elections

Putin says Olympic disqualifications are sign of USA meddling in Russia's elections

The relationship that has been tense since Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine in 2014 and has worsened with the scandal around alleged Russian interference in last year's election, is now "fal...

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Honor those who serve for Veterans Day

Honor those who serve for Veterans Day

Parade participation has grown ever since - multiplying from approximately 50 individuals to over 2,000 including students, organizations, businesses, military groups and public officials. Founded in ...

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Roy Halladay's plane captured on cell phone video just before crash

Roy Halladay's plane captured on cell phone video just before crash

Stuck among mangroves in about 6 feet of water, the plane likely cant be moved until todays high tide at 4 p.m. According to Pasco County Sheriff's Office, Halladay was flying his Icon A5, a two-per...

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Nude motorists facing kidnapping charges following weird two-vehicle crash

Nude motorists facing kidnapping charges following weird two-vehicle crash

A freakish auto crash involving a BMW filled with naked people has become even stranger as RCMP prepare kidnapping charges against three suspects, who investigators allege intentionally rammed a truck...

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Grim cost predicted in effort to destroy North Korea's nukes

Grim cost predicted in effort to destroy North Korea's nukes

Michael J. Dumont, vice director of the Joint Chiefs of Staff wrote in a blunt assessment to USA lawmakers. Not only would boots on the ground be more costly than say, drone strikes, Dumont added ...

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Star in

Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Star in "Hamilton" Again in Puerto Rico

Hamilton , the Broadway smash hit that won 11 Tonys, a Grammy and the Pulitzer Prize, will come to the island with Miranda in January 2019, starting at the University of Puerto Rico's theater, the s...

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German court rules in favour of third gender category

Germany's constitutional court has given the country's parliament until December 31, 2018, to pass legislation authorizing " intersex " birth certificates, the BBC reported Wednesday. "Assignment ...

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New Information: Texas Gunman Escaped Mental Institution in 2012

New Information: Texas Gunman Escaped Mental Institution in 2012

The Air Force said it had failed to transmit information about Kelley's conviction to the National Criminal Information Center system, a federal database used by gun dealers to check prospective buyer...

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Tech Giant Apple Reportedly Involved in Paradise Papers Scandal

Tech Giant Apple Reportedly Involved in Paradise Papers Scandal

While it claims to have received no tax advantages from investing offshore, offshore private equity funds are explicitly created to shield United Kingdom investors from paying USA taxes on their holdi...

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Obama expected to show up for jury duty in Chicago

Obama expected to show up for jury duty in Chicago

Nor is he the first famous Chicagoan to be called to jury duty. Bush was not selected to serve as a juror, but images of the smiling former president posing with delighted citizens at the courthouse...

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Zanu PF Expels Former Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa

Zanu PF Expels Former Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa

Mohadi and crew are accused of backing the former Vice President, Emmerson Mnangagwa, who was sacked from government by President Robert Mugabe on Monday for disloyalty. Mr Mnangagwa enjoys the backin...

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Voters talk about poll simplicity

Voters talk about poll simplicity

If you have any issues with polling or have questions, you can contact the Secretary of State's office here. That turnout is pretty good - but that's only 70 percent of the registered voters, not th...

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White House announces new travel and trade restrictions on Cuba

The policy mandates that all American travel to Cuba must be sponsored by a USA -approved Cuban travel agency - one that can be sanctioned, if necessary. The tighter restrictions are not expected to h...

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China's Xi fetes Trump on first day of Beijing trip

China's Xi fetes Trump on first day of Beijing trip

As they exited Air Force One, Trump and first lady Melania Trump were met by Chinese and American dignitaries, soldiers standing stiffly at attention, a band playing martial music and smartly attired ...

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Rahul Gandhi a tragedy manufacturer: Amit Shah

Rahul Gandhi a tragedy manufacturer: Amit Shah

Gandhi, in an article in the Financial Times newspaper, said while the Prime Minister had "claimed" the demonetisation decision taken on November 8 previous year was aimed at wiping out corruption...

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Kremlin aide comments on Putin-Trump meeting in Vietnam

Kremlin aide comments on Putin-Trump meeting in Vietnam

There is a strong possibility that Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin will meet on the sidelines of the upcoming global summit in Vietnam, the Kremlin said. Trump and Putin first met in July at the...

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Last Islamic State town in Syria falls

Last Islamic State town in Syria falls

USA -led airstrikes against ISIS are down 60 to 70 percent the past month compared to the previous eight months as the caliphate crumbles in Iraq and Syria and the number of targets decrease "dramatic...

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The US Is Officially The Only Country Against The Paris Climate Agreement

The US Is Officially The Only Country Against The Paris Climate Agreement

Dick Durban, D-Ill., called it "embarrassing" for the USA, while Sen. It's "extremely likely that human activities, especially emissions of greenhouse gases, are the dominant cause of the observed w...

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Danica Roem elected Virginia's first openly transgender official

Danica Roem elected Virginia's first openly transgender official

Bob Marshall, one of the state's longest serving and most socially conservative lawmakers. According to the Post , he refused to debate Roem and insisted on referring to her using male pronouns - tac...

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British Foreign Secretary Faces Calls to Resign Over Iran Detainee Comments

British Foreign Secretary Faces Calls to Resign Over Iran Detainee Comments

At a foreign affairs committee meeting in parliament, Johnson said he "could have been clearer" when he said last week that Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, 37, was "simply teaching people journalism" in Ir...

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Scottish parliament evacuated as white powder reportedly found in parcels

Scottish parliament evacuated as white powder reportedly found in parcels

It is understood the packages were sent to Tory MSPs Liz Smith, Jamie Halcro-Johnston, Edward Mountain and Donald Cameron. Parliament chief executive Paul Grice sent an email to MSPs saying the bl...

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Ex-Welsh Minister Carl Sargeant Found Dead After Being Sacked

Ex-Welsh Minister Carl Sargeant Found Dead After Being Sacked

Mr Jones had said on Monday he felt he had no choice but to refer the matter to the party. Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood said Mr Sargeant had made "a significant contribution" to Welsh politics, wh...

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Wounded state trooper 'extremely critical, but stable'

Wounded state trooper 'extremely critical, but stable'

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Japan's 'Black Widow' sentenced to death for murdering lovers

Japan's 'Black Widow' sentenced to death for murdering lovers

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TCU shooting suspect reportedly driving school shuttle bus; campus still on lockdown

TCU shooting suspect reportedly driving school shuttle bus; campus still on lockdown

The shot missed, but the suspect struck the other person while driving away in his shuttle bus. The driver then rammed his shuttle into the other driver's shuttle. TCU students are no longer under loc...

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Modi springs a surprise, visits Karunanidhi at Gopalapuram

Modi springs a surprise, visits Karunanidhi at Gopalapuram

Observing most of the media discourse revolves around politics, Modi said the nation is made of over a billion people and the media should focus on the people and their achievements. The Prime Ministe...

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On Japanese vehicles made in US, Trump misses mark

On Japanese vehicles made in US, Trump misses mark

This time it was about the Japanese automotive industry. "Try building your cars in the United States instead of shipping them over", he added, apparently forgetting, or conveniently ignoring, the fac...

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Cooling temperatures and approaching rain chances

Cooling temperatures and approaching rain chances

A cold front will approach late Monday and move into the Piedmont Tuesday . Wednesday Night .Mostly cloudy. Showers possible. Overnight low temperatures on Thursday night are forecast to be ...

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Nawaz Sharif leaves for Murree after appearance in NAB court

Nawaz Sharif leaves for Murree after appearance in NAB court

The decision is expected to be announced on Wednesday. Last Thursday, the court adjourned the hearing against ousted Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law. Later, opposing the defence counsel's argume...

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Masood Azhar's nephew, top JeM terrorist killed in Pulwama encounter

Masood Azhar's nephew, top JeM terrorist killed in Pulwama encounter

Four security personnel have been killed in Pulwama in last four days during encounters. His other associate from Pakistan was JeM's divisional commander, said the police official. Showkat Ahmad, a ...

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Migration: 26 Nigerian females die at sea

Migration: 26 Nigerian females die at sea

A top Salerno official, Salvatore Malfi, called Sunday's discovery a tragedy and told AFP authorities will "need to see whether there are suspects to concentrate on or whether the murder inquiry w...

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Local Election Voter Turnout Lower Than Even-Numbered Years

Local Election Voter Turnout Lower Than Even-Numbered Years

York County has discovered a technical oversight with election machines, which allows a single voter to vote a couple of times for certain candidates, said Mark Walters, county spokesman. Among the ra...

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Two Children Critically Injured After Car Drives Into Classroom In Sydney

Two Children Critically Injured After Car Drives Into Classroom In Sydney

Two eight-year-old girls were transported to the same hospital in a stable condition, and one nine-year-old girl was also taken there in a serious condition. The woman was granted conditional bail and...

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Carter Page's rambling testimony offered new insights on Russian Federation investigation

Carter Page's rambling testimony offered new insights on Russian Federation investigation

Page also said he let senior members of Trump's campaign staff know of his trip in July 2016, including then-Republican Senator Jeff Sessions, who is now U.S. Another adviser, George Papadopoulos, ple...

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