Accused Tad Cummins kidnapper due in court Monday

Accused Tad Cummins kidnapper due in court Monday

It had no electricity or furniture. However, Cummins apparently tried to make do: found inside the cabin were a grill, pots and pans, bottles of soda and water, a bag of rice, and empty food containers. Thomas allegedly said he was on his way to a nearby commune with his 22-year-old "wife". Surveillance video showed the pair at a Walmart in Oklahoma City on March 15 . Read More

Second doctor, wife charged in female genital mutilation probe

Second doctor, wife charged in female genital mutilation probe

A review of Nagarwala's phone records led authorities to two 7-year-old girls who traveled with their parents to MI from Minnesota in February so they could undergo the procedure. It's created to suppress female sexuality and reduce sexual pleasure and promiscuity. Several minor girls informed forensic personnel that Nagarwala had performed the procedure on their genitals while one minor girl said Farida had been present when Nagarwala did the deed. Read More

Arkansas Supreme Court Halts 2 Executions

Supreme Court Monday evening, hoping to still go through with the execution that night. They claimed the sedative drug doesn't always work and causes those who are being executed to feel pain from the use of the other two lethal injection drugs. Read More

Juan Manuel Montes Becomes First DREAMer Deported Under Trump Administration

When an agent asked for his ID and proof of DACA status, Montes couldn't produce it since he had left his wallet in a friend's vehicle, according to the National Immigration Law Center (NILC), an organization that represents Montes. Montes's account has been disputed by the Department of Homeland Security. "We filed this lawsuit to find out how it happened". Montes, who has learning disabilities after suffering a traumatic brain injury when he was young, worked in California's ... Read More

North Dakota gas average hits 17 month high

North Dakota gas average hits 17 month high

A year ago at this time, the average price in Rhode Island was 17 cents lower at $2.15. Average retail gasoline prices in Pennsylvania have risen 3.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.63/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 5,269 gas outlets in Pennsylvania. Read More

Florida Governor Joins Trump To Sign Veterans Bill At White House

Florida Governor Joins Trump To Sign Veterans Bill At White House

Although the program is now limited to the Phoenix area, the collaboration is a test-run of sorts as VA Secretary David Shulkin mulls an overhaul proposal aimed at reducing veterans' wait times. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he will hold a news conference on April 27 to discuss veterans issues, as he tries to elevate an issue he campaigned on heavily a year ago. Read More

Sessions expands program to combat crime on tribal lands

Sessions expands program to combat crime on tribal lands

In a meeting with representatives of law enforcement and government agencies, Sessions claimed gangs like MS-13 are one of the biggest threats facing the U.S. "I promised to get tough and we are!" Now, he's going after a criminal organization involved in both. As part of the program, the Justice Department will hold a series of "listening sessions" with tribal leaders and law enforcement officials to better understand the challenges Indian reservations face in addressing crime. Read More

West Virginia to host NCAA rifle championships in 2019

West Virginia to host NCAA rifle championships in 2019

The people at OSU and in the community make Stillwater a great destination for events as prestigious as these. I think the NCAA realizes what a good course we have here. As for tennis, both the men and women squads are now ranked in the top-10 in the country. The IU Natatorium has already hosted the women's Division I championship meet 9 times, most recently this past season in 2017. Read More

McDonald's drive-thru pit stop leads to Facebook killer

Stephens live-broadcast a video Sunday on Facebook in which he stops Godwin on the street and asked him to say the name Joy Lane - later found to be Stephens' estranged girlfriend. "I am pretty sure he figured out that we were on to him", DuCharme, the owner, told GoErie.com. In the video, Stephens told Godwin the name of his girlfriend and said, "She's the reason that this is about to happen to you" - Godwin did not seem to recognise the name. Read More

Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court justice

During a private ceremony Monday, Gorsuch was sworn in by Justice Anthony Kennedy, for whom he clerked years ago. It was the fulfilment of a vital campaign promise made by Mr. El-Masri was eventually released after the Central Intelligence Agency admitted it had made a mistake. You may call Gorsuch whatever you like-interloper, cipher, beneficiary of a stolen seat-but his formal title is now "Justice". Read More

Arkansas judge blocks use of lethal injection drugs

If the rulings are overturned by Monday night, the state will be prepared to execute at least one inmate, according to local TV station KATV. Protesters gather outside the state Capitol building on Friday, April 14, 2017, in Little Rock, Ark., to voice their opposition to Arkansas' seven upcoming executions. Read More

Trump claims immunity as president from protesters' lawsuit

Trump claims immunity as president from protesters' lawsuit

Three people who claim they were assaulted at the Trump rally filed a lawsuit previous year against Trump, his campaign, Heimbach and Bamberger. The lawyers feel that if Bamberg is found liable, Trump or his campaign should be as well due to the fact that "Trump and/or Trump campaign urged and inspired Bamberger to act as he did". Read More

LGBTI groups lament confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to US Supreme Court

LGBTI groups lament confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to US Supreme Court

The Senate confirm Gorsuch 54-45 with three Democrats siding with Republicans - Joe Manchin of West Virginia, Joe Donnelly of IN and Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota. The Senate did its job and I look forward now to seeing Judge Gorsuch on the court". John Thune, R-S.D. "And now we have a great justice on the Supreme Court". Read More

North Korea vows to respond to United States aggression with 'nuclear attack'

North Korea displayed what appeared to be new intercontinental ballistic missiles among other military hardware on Saturday at a parade in central Pyongyang commemorating the country's late founder Kim Il Sung, as current leader Kim Jong Un looked on. Read More

Demonstrators in Chicago demand Trump release tax returns

Trump may have seen some of the protesters Saturday as he went by vehicle from Mar-a-Lago to his golf club in West Palm Beach. In September, he told ABC News, "I don't think anybody cares, except some members of the press". "Without seeing his taxes, we'll never really know who he's working for", said Dinkin, who expects the marches to draw at least 100,000 protesters. Read More

Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit

Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit

But House Bill 142, which was adopted three weeks ago, creates a moratorium on local nondiscrimination ordinances through December 1, 2020. "I don't think the schools are talking about pulling out by any stretch of the imagination", Swofford said. Read More

White House decides against releasing visitor records

White House decides against releasing visitor records

The Trump administration will not make its records of visitors to the White House available to the public, Time and The Washington Post reported Friday. If the public does not know who is visiting the White House, they can not know who has the ear of Trump and his team, potentially influencing policy and other major decisions. Read More

Conservative group's health ads slam top GOP lawmakers

Conservative group's health ads slam top GOP lawmakers

The conservative Club for Growth is targeting powerful committee chairmen and other top Republicans, part of an aggressive ad campaign to rally support for the GOP's struggling health care overhaul effort . He has called for working with Democrats on a new health care reform approach. A fiscally conservative Washington advocacy group has launched ads against Republican U.S. Read More

Lawyer: Dragged passenger 'poster child' for airline abuses

It's a potential travel sacrifice for the IT auditor, who lives in Indianapolis and flies United . In making that assurance, Burke was referring to the role of the aviation officers, who have police training but are not armed with guns. CEO Munoz is under pressure to contain a torrent of bad publicity and calls to boycott United , including from China, where people have been angered because Dao was an Asian-American passenger. Read More

Wikileaks Is a 'Hostile Intelligence Service' Aided by Russia — CIA Director

He once said the invasion of Afghanistan was a mistake, though he later said that he "always supported" USA involvement in the country. Afghanistan officials say the USA attack on a tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan with the largest non-nuclear weapon ever used in combat by the us military has left 36 Islamic State group fighters dead. Read More