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Lewis and Clark students join national protest

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The march is a way of taking action to get the attention of lawmakers who they're asking to come up with a better approach to keep guns out of the hands of those who shouldn't have them in the first place. About 300 students participated in Friday's walkout at Wilson, district spokeswoman Karen L. Troutman said. Students from four other high schools in the county also attended the event. Read More »

CDC expands warning regarding romaine lettuce

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Some people with a STEC infection may get a type of kidney failure called hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). At the time of this publication, 53 cases, 31 hospitalizations, but no deaths, were reported across 16 states. Escherichia coli ( E. coli ) are bacteria commonly found in the digestive tract of people and animals. Individual states, the CDC and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are investigating the outbreak. Read More »

Judge to review Trump, Cohen request to delay Stormy Daniels lawsuit

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Over their years-long professional relationship, Trump has "treated Mr. Cohen poorly, with gratuitous insults, dismissive statements and, at least twice, threats of being fired", the report says. U.S. District Court Judge James Otero, who stated earlier that a hearing on the question of a stay "is warranted", said Cohen needs to file a statement declaring that his Fifth Amendment rights might be jeopardized if the case goes forward. Read More »

Inspectors allowed into site of Syrian chemical attack

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The British Foreign Minister said that the world can not tolerate the existence and use of Chemical weapons . Any vote at the end of Monday's Commons debate on the issue will be largely symbolic, merely to acknowledge that Parliament has had its say rather than give MPs the chance to formally approve or reject the air strikes themselves. Read More »

Two Deputies Killed While Eating In A Florida Restaurant

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Two sheriff's deputies in Florida's Gilchrist County were shot dead in a Chinese restaurant on Thursday. The shooter then left the restaurant and was found dead in a vehicle from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound, the sheriff's office said in a press release Friday. Read More »

Palestinian Succumbs to Wounds Sustained in Gaza Protests

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On Friday, they fitted kites with cans of flammable liquid, which they flew across the border to start fires in Israel . Mansour also stressed that an investigation must be "independent and transparent", as UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and others have called for. Read More »

Engine manufacturer, FAA call for immediate inspections after Southwest Airlines fatality

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On Wednesday, National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Chairman Robert Sumwalt, the chief investigator of United States aviation accidents, said he could not yet say if the incident pointed to a fleet-wide issue. Debris ripped a hole more than a foot long in the fuselage of the jet above the left wing, causing cabin decompression. Who was the victim? The window where Jennifer Riordan died after it was hit by shrapnel that smashed a window, causing her to be partially sucked out. Read More »

World War II bomb find sparks evacuation in Berlin

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All streets in this area will be closed off. Travel disruption is expected around the area and at the central train station. Authorities have declared an exclusion zone with an 800 metre (875 yards) radius around the site located just north of the central railway station, a transport hub that on a normal day is used by 300,000 passengers. Read More »

California claims eight of Top 10 worst polluted U.S. cities

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Fairbanks, AK , moved for the first time into the most polluted slot for year-round particle pollution , while Bakersfield, CA , maintains its rank as the city with the worst short-term particle pollution . But ground level ozone , often called smog, is risky. When 2012 dropped out of the sample period for the 2017 report, Toledo's ozone rating improved dramatically. Read More »

Sully Reflects on Similarities in Southwest Emergency Landing

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In addition, the leading edge of the left wing was peppered with pieces of engine parts, which most likely created some type of abnormal flying characteristics. Tumlinson advised The Associated Press . "She has grown from being a Naval aviator, which is also in my past, where that training began", Anderson said. Read More »

Furor Over Professor Who Called Barbara Bush Racist

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To top off her potentially career-ending rant, the professor posted what she said was her phone number - certainly an odd thing to do given the amount of blowback she began receiving. Zelezny said it is too early to tell if the investigation will affect those courses. She had requested a personal leave of absence at the beginning of the year, but is scheduled to teach again in the fall. Read More »

Olympian McKayla Maroney Says Larry Nassar Sexually Abused Her "Hundreds" Of Times

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The full interview with Maroney, as well as an interview with former national team coordinators Bela and Martha Karolyi , will air during a " Dateline " special on Sunday night on NBC . She told senators the current culture of elite gymnastics lends itself to it, describing situations where Nassar would touch her all over her body in the middle of a crowded gym. Read More »

'Sugar daddy' recruit Melina Roberge jailed in $21m cocaine cruise ship bust

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The much older man convinced Roberge to work as an escort, and she slept with men he introduced to her, essentially working as her pimp. The suspect broke down in tears when a judge said that wanting to be "the envy of others" drove the model to her attempt to smuggle 209 pounds of cocaine into Australia , the Daily Mail reported. Read More »

Trump, Abe agree to intensify talks on trade deals, differences remain

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Most other key US allies - among them Australia, Canada, the European Union and Mexico - have already been granted exemptions to Trump's protectionist measures. But Wednesday brought public disagreements, as Trump spurned his guest's top economic and trade priorities. It is not the first time the leaders have enjoyed eating burgers together; pictures taken during Trump's visit to Japan last fall showing Abe and Trump chowing down what is widely reported to be one of the president's favorite ... Read More »

Geopolitical issues led to early elections decision, says Turkish PM Binali Yildirim

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A constitutional referendum was narrowly won by the government's "Yes" camp in April 2017 that changed Turkey's parliamentary system to an executive presidency. Some 160,000 people have been detained and a similar number of civil servants dismissed since the failed putsch, it said. "Although the president and government are working in harmony as much as possible, the diseases of the old system confront us at our every step", Erdogan said in a televised address. Read More »

Pompeo nomination runs into more US Senate Democrat opposition

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He says Pompeo has done a good job in his current role, but that it is not a policy job. "The Senate Foreign Relations Committee, in particular on the Democratic side, is not representative of the Senate as a whole". Joe Manchin, D-W.V., Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., and Heidi Heitkamp , D-N.D., as three Democrats from states that Trump won big in 2016. "I'm glad that the meeting took place", he added. Read More »

Wildfire destroys 5 homes in southern Colorado

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Weather service meteorologist Doug Speheger said the forecast represents the most potential for the spread of wildfires in the past 10 years of a database that considers a variety of factors. In Colorado, fire crews on Tuesday battled fast-moving, wind-sparked blazes that stretched from the Denver area northward and eastward toward Kansas. Read More »

Ariana Grande Teases New Music

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Performers join Ariana Grande at Old Trafford Cricket Ground in a concert to benefit the victims of the terror attack after her Manchester show last month. See more of her epic performance in the video below. Following the news, fans were quick to express their excitement, with one writing: "Today we got Ariana's first tweets and Instagram posts of 2018". Read More »

Roll Camera Action: The revival of Saudi Arabian cinema

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Over the past several years, Saudi Arabia has gradually been loosening restrictions on movie screenings, with local film festivals and screenings in makeshift theatres. In 2017, the government said it would lift the ban as part of ambitious economic and social reforms that include retaining money that Saudis now spend on entertainment in trips to Dubai, Bahrain and elsewhere. Read More »

The Destroy-Trump Media Has a 'NEW OBSESSION'

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Cohen's lawyers did not detail the type of legal work he did for Hannity. Hannity is under attack for failing to disclose his relationship with Trump's longtime lawyer and fixer despite using his show-America's most watched cable news program in 2017-to promote the president and defend Cohen multiple times . Read More »