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05/26/2017
Real estate giant Jones Lang LaSalle has signed a five-year contract in Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's plan to privatize property management on the campuses of the Tennessee's public colleges and … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
Federal prosecutors say a money manager stole more than $4.5 million from an unnamed former NFL player who played several years for the Indianapolis Colts. U.S. Attorney Josh Minkler on … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
Primary runoffs for partisan municipal elections — like this fall's upcoming Charlotte mayor's race — would be abolished in legislation advancing at the North Carolina House. Bill sponsor Rep. David … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
Masked gunmen riding in three SUVs opened fire Friday on a packed bus taking Coptic Christians on a visit to a monastery south of Egypt's capital, killing at least 28 … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
The judge in the murder retrial of a white Ohio police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist says prosecutors can't show jurors the officer's undershirt depicting a Confederate … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
How can you get a gourmet Italian pizza delivered right to your door for no more than $7? Get locked up at Cook County Jail in Chicago. Inmates in the … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
Surveillance video shows a naked man driving away from a Florida storage center in a stolen pickup truck loaded with a statue of a large, black and white checkered swan. … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
Maine voters thought they approved sweeping changes to the state's rules on marijuana, taxes, voting and the minimum wage when they went to the polls last year. But think again. … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
The USS Manchester, the second one in the U.S. Navy to be named after Manchester, New Hampshire, is going to be commissioned in Portsmouth in early 2018. New Hampshire Sen. … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
New estimates from the Census Bureau show that Spokane remains the second-largest city in Washington state, after Seattle. In 2016, Spokane's population was about 215,973, an increase of 1.36 percent … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
A new police commander in Poland says he is firing employees at the police station where a 25-year-old detainee died last year after repeated shocks from a Taser. The commander … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
An east Texas city has asked a law firm to investigate the arrest of Miss Black Texas 2016 after she and officers gave differing accounts of the incident. Carmen Ponder … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. economy slowed less than initially thought in the first quarter, but there are signs it could struggle to rebound sharply in the second quarter amid slowing business investment and moderate consumer spending.


05/26/2017
As U.S. children flock to virtual charter schools, states are struggling to catch up and develop rules to make sure the students get a real education and schools get the … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
Financial documents show Cabela's had been trying to sell itself months before an investor declared its big stake and publicly pushed for the sale. The Omaha World-Herald (http://bit.ly/2r59nUs ) reports … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
Gov. Scott Walker's administration is still trying to coax Republican legislators to adopt a shift to a self-insurance model. Under self-insurance, the state pays for health insurance for 250,000 state … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
Legal problems are mounting for a Pennsylvania man accused of sucker punching another man outside a convenience store after making fun of him because he showed symptoms of cerebral palsy. … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
TAORMINA, Italy (Reuters) - Leaders from the world's major industrialized nations began talks on Friday at a G7 summit in Sicily which is expected to expose deep divisions with U.S. President Donald Trump over trade and climate change.


05/26/2017
LONDON (Reuters) - Campaigning for Britain's national election resumed in earnest on Friday with the country on high alert for further attacks after a suicide bombing killed 22 people in Manchester.


05/26/2017
While President Donald Trump’s recent visit to Saudi Arabia preached partnership with Muslim leaders to end terrorism, critics say his alignment with one side of the Middle East’s sectarian divide … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
The latest from the Grant Count Sheriff's Office
05/26/2017
BOZEMAN, Mont. (Reuters) - Republican Greg Gianforte defeated a political novice to win Montana's seat in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, barely 24 hours after he was charged with assaulting a reporter who asked him about the Republican healthcare bill.


05/26/2017
What would you do if a drunk passenger in your car grabbed the steering wheel? Or started snorting cocaine? Or asked you to wait while he urinated against a wall? … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
CAIRO (Reuters) - Gunmen attacked a group of Coptic Christians traveling to a monastery in southern Egypt on Friday, killing 28 people and wounding 25 others, and many children were among the victims, Health Ministry officials said.


05/26/2017
VIENNA (Reuters) - First, they ignored each other. Then, they went into a bruising fight. Finally, they are talking, albeit with opposing agendas.


05/26/2017
(Reuters) - Alabama executed on Friday a 75-year-old inmate who had spent more than three decades on death row and faced seven previous execution dates after he was convicted of killing his girlfriend's husband in 1982.


05/26/2017
Memorial Day is a great time to enjoy time with friends and family, but the holiday has a deeper meaning. Check out the history behind Memorial Day and what it's really all about. … Click to Continue »
05/26/2017
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, a senior White House adviser, is under scrutiny by the FBI in the Russia probe, the Washington Post and NBC News reported on Thursday.


05/26/2017
ILIGAN CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte appealed to Islamist militants on Friday to abandon hostilities and start dialogue in an effort to end their bloody occupation of a southern city that experts called a major blow to regional security.


05/26/2017
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian police arrested three people on Friday suspected of being linked to suicide bombings in Jakarta, as the Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attacks that killed three police officers at a bus station and wounded 12 others.