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Girl's actions caused her to fall from NY park ride

The two took the brunt of the girl's fall, tumbling to the ground themselves after the catch. The teen is in stable condition and did not experience any serious injuries, according to a statement from the Warren County Sheriff's Office. QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (AP) — A 14-year-old DE girl who survived falling off a NY amusement park ride has been released from a hospital. Stockdale said the victim and her family - from Greenwood, Del.

Chicago police officers indicted in Laquan McDonald case

Three Chicago police officers were indicted Tuesday on felony charges that they conspired to cover up the actions of a white police officer who shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald , saying the officers lied when they alleged the teenager "aggressively" swung a knife at officers and attempted to get up from the ground still armed with the knife after he was shot.

24-hour amateur radio field day taking place this weekend

Ham radio operators are able to communicate with other operators all over the world, as long as they find the right signal. "Despite the proliferation of cell phone, satellite and modern digital communications, any time theres a natural disaster or a manmade event such as 911 ham radio operators step up to the plate and provide emergency communications to more local community", Berkowitz said.

Sears nosedive includes 13 Alberta store closures

A liquidation sale will begin June 30, while the auto center will be converted to a DieHard Auto Center. It's a remarkable decline for the former rivals, which once dominated the retail landscape. "Based on shopper preference data, we expect Macy's to retain the highest share of sales when it closes stores and Sears to see the lowest sales-retention rates".

Trump transition team ordered to save materials on Russia, Ukraine

Trump's young presidency has been battered by allegations - under investigation both by Congress and the FBI - that Russian Federation interfered to sway the 2016 election in his favor, in possible collusion with Trump's campaign team.

US Senate passes new Iran-Russia sanctions

The bill, which passed by a vote of 98-2, would ensure that President Donald Trump could not unilaterally lift sanctions against Russian Federation; any attempt to do so would have to be approved by Congress. In a 100-member Senate, 97 voted in favor of new sanctions, while only two members; Mike Lee and Rand Paul voted against it. This bipartisan amendment is the sanctions regime that the Kremlin deserves for its actions, ' said Democratic Senator Jeanne Shaheen, another leader of the ...

Juneteenth celebrated all over Houston area

Event organizer Jasmin Smith said she remembers attending Juneteenth in Anchorage as a child and happy it's back now that she's an adult. So, they can see some positive activities happening in our community. Sutton says the community support over the years continues to grow. "And we hope to emulate that tonight", Louis Sutton says. Being a native Texan living right up the road from Galveston, maybe I've taken for granted that the 19th of June has always been a day of significance and ...

Wife of alleged Virginia shooter: 'I can't believe he did this'

Five people were injured, including Congressman Steve Scalise from Louisiana, who remains in critical condition at MedStar hospital. James told her that he was going to Washington , D.C.to "work on taxes" and "change the tax brackets", she said.

Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

He had access to the facility on Wednesday, and arrived less than two hours before the shooting , the YMCA said in a statement. He lashed out against President Donald Trump on his own Facebook account and, according to many accounts, expressed anger against Republicans .

Secret Service reportedly has no Trump tapes

The Wall Street Journal asked the Secret Service to submit all the record in White House on or after November 8th, 2017. After receiving the request from the Wall Street Journal , the Secret Service started searching for responsive records.

Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

The Justice Department has said that while Mr Sessions was there, for a speech by Mr Trump, there were no meetings or private encounters. On March 1, The Washington Post reported that he met twice with the Russian ambassador, Sergey Kislyak , during the campaign.

Justices Strike Down Gender Differences in Citizenship Law

The court ruled, in an opinion (PDF) by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg , that the law violates the equal protection clause. But the court's ruling may not help Morales-Santana, who became a lawful permanent resident of the United States in 1975, ward off deportation: The justices reversed a lower court's decision that effectively conferred citizenship on him, holding that the higher bar that now applies to unwed fathers and married parents should apply to all children born overseas who ...

California Just Signed A New Climate Change Agreement With China

It is time for the federal government to stop using other people's money to subsidize energy technologies while choking stable energy sources with red tape. This week, acting United States ambassador to China David Rank resigned from his post in Beijing over Trump's decision to withdraw. Similar to the disastrous Iran treaty of appeasement, Obama called the Paris deal by another name to get around constitutional restrictions on the power of the executive branch.

Girl disqualified from soccer game because she looked like a boy

Mili says the incident won't stop her from playing soccer with another club but she certainly doesn't think the decision is fair. Her reply? A resounding no. He said her full first name is Milagros and that Mili is a nickname she's had since she was a baby. But apparently none of that matters to officials at the Springfield Soccer Club girls tournament, Fox8Live reports .

Portland police: Homeless man took bag off train

Police said the backpack contained personal items important to Best's family. The 51-year-old man will be arraigned Monday on charges of theft, tampering with physical evidence and abuse of a corpse. Once arrested, Christian made shocking statements when he was put in the back of a police auto equipped with audio and video recording devices, according to an affidavit released Tuesday.

Doctor in Trump Hotel case released but due back in court

Bryan Moles and his attorney leave D.C. Superior Court on June 1, 2017 , after the Pennsylvania man was arraigned on charges that police found a cache of weapons in his auto at the Trump International Hotel. The court documents describe Moles as a recovering alcoholic and marijuana addict suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Someone replied, "Trump all the way".

Three dead in Greenville dealership shooting

Garcia and Bernal began tracking Hutchinson after he failed to appear for a March court hearing in Hennepin County, Minn. Hutchinson immediately attempts to pull his own gun out of his waistband, but drops it on the desk and all three lunge for it.

Maryland women's lacrosse beats Boston College in championship

Sadly, Hubley was unable to play in Friday's night game after suffering a serious knee injury in last Saturday's stunning upset of defending national champion North Carolina. 9 - Maryland had nine players named USILA All-America - the most for the program since 1998 - including four first teamers: Isaiah Davis-Allen, Connor Kelly, Tim Muller and Matt Rambo.

Trump in Jerusalem: Peace 'one of the toughest deals'

The president is scheduled to give a speech at the Israel Museum before departing Tuesday afternoon for Rome, the third stop on a whirlwind five-stop journey through the Middle East and Europe. "Today, this right, ultra-right-wing government has frozen settlement construction and has given Palestinians construction in Area C", Herzog said, referring to recent moves by Netanyahu's conservative governing coalition.

Mother blames Banana Boat sunscreen for baby's second-degree burns

Educating young people about the risks involved with prolonged sun exposure has never been more urgent. For more information on skin cancer prevention or for questions, visit skincancer.org or call Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital at 530-886-6712.

Coast Guard helps 5 on boat off North Carolina coast

Watchstanders in the Sector North Carolina Command Center in Wilmington received notice around 8 a.m. that a 33-foot pleasure craft was taking on water with five people aboard about 15 miles southeast of Carolina Beach. The Station Golden Gate watchstander requested further assistance from the San Francisco Fire Department to assist the other swimmer at China Beach who reported signs of hypothermia as well.

Former FBI chief Comey postpones testimony before House committee

Chaffetz has asked the former FBI Director for any notes or other memos about conversations he had with President Trump before his firing. The FBI is also investigating. Maybe Director Comey has them. "We're certainly pursuing them, and I hope we find them sooner rather than later". Rubio said he wouldn't use the term "witch hunt" to characterize the investigation as Trump has.

Several tornadoes touch down in the Plains, Midwest during severe weather Tuesday

Nolan escaped with just a couple of scratches, he said. Daily says he walked among the debris and helped free a man who was buried under a refrigerator and debris. "It sounded like a machine gun", a resident said. Fitzgerald described the scene to KMSP-TV as "total devastation" and said first responders could hear people yelling for help when they arrived.

CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Friday May 19 2017

Friday into the weekend will see a return of hotter weather as highs return to the 80s. Thursday night - A 40 percent chance of showers. Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 p.m. As we go into this evening and into tonight , we will start to see the rain come to an end for a few hours.

Connelly: Trump email -- "WITCH HUNT", "MORE SABOTAGE" -- begs money

A fundraising letter titled "MORE SABOTAGE" begins with the 45th president writing: "What you're seeing in the news is a WITCH HUNT ". He wasn't done yet, as he tweeted a couple minutes ago, "This is the greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history".

Law Enforcement Memorial Service in Marshall

Assistant Chief Constable Mark Bates, of Lancashire Constabulary, said: "Every single day, in forces up and down the country, officers put themselves on the line in order to keep the public safe". Bowling, who served as both a Martinsville police officer and Marine Corps reservist, was killed January 26, 2005 when his unit's convoy was ambushed in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Michelle Obama criticizes Trump school lunch decision

New reports indicate that former first lady Michelle Obama is outraged at the Trump administration's decision to cut back on stringent regulations regarding the nutritional requirements of school lunches. "The PHA was probably the smartest thing that we [did] out of the White House - helping to build an outside nonprofit organization that. can work hand-in-hand with the private sector and public sector and build partnerships in a positive way", Obama said at the event.

ICE Arrests 1378 Suspected Gang Members, Largest Gang Sweep Conducted Ever

Of the arrests, 933 were USA citizens and 445 were foreign nationals, though ICE could not provide how many were in the United States lillegally. Foreign nationals being arrested during a targeted enforcement operation conducted by U.S. Nine of them were confirmed as gang members. Nationwide, the biggest gangs targeted were the Bloods, Sureños, the Crips and MS-13, an global gang with thousands of members in El Salvador, its command center.

Gunman Kills Police Chief, 2 Nursing Home Workers

The police chief, who had only been chief for about three weeks, arrived at the nursing home shortly before 8 a.m., the Dispatch noted. Multiple people were hospitalized after a shooting was reported Friday morning near an OH nursing facility.

LUPICA: Victory meant more to the GOP than the health of millions

Either way, Turner says certain principles must be part of the Senate bill as well. Although it is a major victory for President Donald Trump, the bill is far from becoming law. It would allow states to seek waivers allowing them to deny coverage to people with pre-existing conditions. This bill, which President Trump supports, will make health insurance more affordable across the board, allow states to better manage their unsustainable Medicaid programs, and repeal job-killing taxes ...

Berkeley hails peaceful debate over Ann Coulter

Conservative pundit Ann Coulter says that while her speech at the University of California, Berkeley was canceled, she may still show up to say hello to her supporters. Coulter did not appear Thursday at a Berkeley rally defending her right to free speech on the day her speech had been planned, but she did make a brief appearance just after the event ended on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" on Fox News.

Trump makes puzzling claim about Andrew Jackson, Civil War

One exchange focused on Andrew Jackson , and President Trump seemed to say that Jackson witnessed the Civil War. They also hit him over his statement over the cause of the Civil War, which was fought after Southern states seceded over President Abraham Lincoln's demand to free the slaves.

Wisconsin-based atheist group sues Trump over church order

While several Southern Baptist leaders offered their support, other Baptists criticize the action. "We are giving churches their voices back", Trump said during the ceremony at the White House. Throughout his campaign and afterward, Trump has maligned the amendment as a muzzle on the free speech of clergy. "What is a pastor to do if a congregant who is a major donor now makes his church gift contingent on an endorsement from the pulpit for his or her preferred candidate?" asked ...

Beloved 600-year-old white oak tree takes final bow

The old tree, declared dead last summer after it failed to sprout foliage, is scheduled to be chopped down soon. In fact, the removal of the tree - the symbol of Bernards Township, the sentinel of the Presbyterian Church's historic cemetery, and the namesake of the nearby Oak Street School - began on Monday morning.

Texas House OKs 'sanctuary city' ban with tough jail penalty

It targets police agencies that discourage their officers from inquiring about subjects' immigration status in certain circumstances and county jails that decline to honor federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement requests to extend the detention of inmates suspected of being unauthorized immigrants.

United States judge blocks key part of Trump's sanctuary cities order

The ruling , which applies nationwide, was another judicial setback for the Trump administration, which has now seen three immigration orders stopped by federal courts in its first 100 days, the daily reported. "Out of our very big country, with many choices, does everyone notice that both the "ban" case and now the "sanctuary" case is brought in the Ninth Circuit, which has a awful record of being overturned (close to 80%)".

National Association of Conservation Districts congratulates Sonny Perdue on his new position

Perdue earned a doctorate in veterinary medicine and has had a long career operating family agribusiness and transportation companies. Perdue served as a state senator in Georgia before being elected governor in 2003 - the first republican governor in 130 years.

White House defends transparency after visitor log reversal

Spicer referred to the voluntary release of visitor logs by the Obama administration as a "faux attempt" at transparency, given that the public logs carried exemptions for personal visits, national security matters and other sensitive meetings.

Turkey's Erdogan says he's set to meet Trump in Washington

The European Union has also urged a probe into fraud claims after global observers voiced concerns, although Russian President Vladimir Putin called his Turkish counterpart to offer congratulations. Mehmet Hadimi Yakupoglu, the main opposition Republican People's Party's representative at the board, said they would take the decision to the constitutional court and then to the European Court of Human Rights if necessary.

Missing Teen Found Across the Country With Teacher a Month After Disappearing

Surveillance footage of Tad Cummins and Elizabeth Thomas. Cummins, a 50-year-old married father and grandfather, was wanted on allegations of aggravated kidnapping and sexual contact with a minor. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said it worked tirelessly for the past five weeks, looking into more than 1,500 leads from all 50 states. The two disappeared a few weeks after a student reported seeing Cummins and Thomas kissing in a classroom.

Patriots kickoff season September 7 against Chiefs

And it will be an interesting one, to say the least, as it aligns with the one our very own Rich Hill called "preposterous and stupid" earlier. But none will compete with the Falcons' highly anticipated trip to New England in one of the biggest games of the entire season.

Trump to sign 'Buy American, Hire American' executive order

The additional scrutiny DHS has ordered will include "site visits" to determine whether "H-1B dependent employers are evading their obligation to make a good faith effort to recruit USA workers", the Trump administration says. is constantly short on high-skilled IT talent. Tech companies contend the programme is used to recruit top talent, but some of the H-1B visas are also used for outsourcing firms.

SCOTUS Hears MO Religious Discrimination Case

The court must decide whether Missouri is entitled to reject a church grant to use recycled tires to resurface a playground. Citing discrimination, the church sued the state, and although it lost in the lower courts, it is now looking for a SCOTUS ruling that would ensure that schools run by churches can not be excluded from government programs providing assistance to non-profit organizations.

UC Berkeley Cancels Ann Coulter Speech Over Protest Concerns

Mogulof said campus police had learned that some of the groups that took part in those clashes 'planned to target the appearance of Ann Coulter on campus'. The hard-right polemicist is unfettered though, and says her speech will go on with or without government permission. 'I feel like the Constitution is important and that taxpayer-supported universities should not be using public funds to violate American citizens´ constitutional rights'.

'Dreamer' returned to Mexico despite Trump promise

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. The suit filed on behalf of Juan Manuel Montes alleges that U.S. At least 10 Dreamers are in federal custody, according to United We Dream, an advocacy organization made up of DACA enrollees and other young immigrants, USA Today reported .

DNA leads to arrest in killing of Google's Vanessa Marcotte

We got him", Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early Jr. proclaimed at a news conference Saturday outside the police department in Princeton, a small community of about 3,500 residents in central MA. Saturday. She never came home, and her body was discovered less than a mile away on Brooks Station Road. Early says more charges are expected. Sources said the suspect, arrested overnight, is 31-year-old Angel Cordero Ortiz.

Sexual abuse at boarding school went on for decades

The 48-page report, which was prepared by an investigator at the law firm Covington & Burling LLP, acknowledges a pattern of abuse that lasted until the 2010s. Choate said it had been compelled to examine this ugly history in 2013, after two alumni alerted the school to sexual misconduct they had experienced as students, the report said.

Easter egg hunt attracts hundreds

Twenty of the eggs had prizes in them indicating they had won one of the larger Easter baskets donated by Tata Ruben's Kettle Corn. Early German writings from the 1500s mention the legend of the Easter Bunny. Easter Egg Hunt at The Plaza at the Barrington - Carmel, starts at 1:30 p.m. In addition to thousands of eggs, there will also be plenty of prizes for participating children between the ages of 0 and 12.

Assad could see USA strike as just a 'slap on the wrist'

The Syrian foreign minister denied the government's involvement in the Idlib incident, saying it had never nor would it ever use chemical weapons on either civilians or terrorists operating in the country. "Assad must go and the search for stability, to begin". The top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee says Trump's decision was a "reaction" to Syria's use of chemical weapons.

Meet Putter, the ice cream-loving squirrel

Fantasy Isle Ice Cream & Mini Golf in Harbor in Holden Beach, North Carolina has attracted a loyal squirrel, that they named Putter, who seems to have a taste for ice cream. Her flavor of choice? "We put a sign out to let people know she's part of the family, and to limit feeding her". She's a cute little mascot. Putter enjoys a petite size cone made just for her filled vanilla or no sugar added ice cream.