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Authorities: Suspect arrested in case of missing teacher

Ricketson did say new developments surfaced in recent days and will be shared with the news media Thursday afternoon. "This gentleman never came up in our radar", J.T. Before Duke's arrest, GBI interviewed more than 200 people without finding a single person of interest. A massive manhunt was launched after Grinstead's disappearance, but the case proved hard due to the lack of evidence found in Grinstead's home, according to the GBI.

Donald Trump's immigration plans could impact 3 lakh Indian-Americans

The new rules also call for Customs and Border Patrol and Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents to remove illegal immigrants they encounter - with a special emphasis on removing those who have committed additional crimes while in the US.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. considers retirement if he wins 2017 NASCAR title

He will start Sunday on the outside of the front row beside his Hendrick teammate Chase Elliott . The 42-year-old Earnhardt has 26 Cup victories to his credit. Earnhardt is now in the final year of his contract with Hendrick Motorsports . "I obviously hope the race goes better this time than it did a year ago", he said.

San Jose Flooding: 14000 Told to Evacuate

Meteorologists placed part of the blame on atmospheric rivers - ribbons of water vapour extending thousands of miles from the tropics to the western US. Red Cross overnight shelters are open at Evergreen Valley High School and James Lick High School. Closer to the reservoir, Coyote Creek spilled its banks, causing a flood that closed lanes on US 101.

Whittier cops, 1 suspect hurt in officer-involved shooting

The officers, who had not yet been identified, approached the suspected gunman's vehicle completely unaware that it was stolen. The suspect was asking passersby to help push his auto, according to police, and the suspect then opened fire on the officers with a handgun.

O'Donnell-Chiu bill moves to protect students from overzealous immigration raids

DHS Secretary John Kelly said Immigration and Customs Enforcement targeted immigrants who are a threat to public safety, including convicted criminals and gang members. Rosemary Jenks, government relations manager for NumbersUSA, which supports stricter enforcement, said it should be an easy ruling against Mr. Ramirez.

Southwest Plane Scrapes Another On Phoenix Tarmac

Two planes at Sky Harbor International Airport clipped wings Thursday night, according to airport officials. Megan Whor was on the Southwest Airlines flight. Passengers on United Airlines flights traveling Friday or Saturday will be allowed to alter their flight plans without a charge in certain cities, said Maddie King, a spokeswoman for the airline.

Missing Colorado child found in Okllahoma, father arrested

The remains have not been officially identified, but they have been tentatively identified as the remains of Ashley Mead, according to Boulder Police. Mead and her daughter were reported missing on Tuesday after she did not show up for work. She and her daughter were last seen in Boulder Sunday. LaTresha Woodruff, spokeswoman for the Conway Police Department, confirmed that her agency was informed of Mead's disappearance and of Densmore's stay in Conway.

Tiffany Trump Responds to Whoopi Goldberg After NYFW Seating Controversy

Those who were slotted in the seats both next to her and behind her moved and no one was willing to take their places. Whoopi Goldberg is not having the mean girls of NYFW. But everyone seemed to agree that what the fashion editors did to Trump was bullying. Throughout the election, people would constantly call Tiffany the " other daughter" or the "Jan Brady" of the Trump family.

Andy Puzder withdraws nomination after losing Republican support

Acosta is the first Hispanic that Trump has chosen for his cabinet. If confirmed by the Senate, Acosta would be the first Hispanic to serve on Trump's Cabinet. Puzder, the chief executive officer of CKE Restaurants Inc, which primarily franchises fast-food chains including Hardee's and Carl's Jr, has been at the centre of a swirl of controversies, complaints and potential conflicts.

Chicago toddler shot and killed in latest spasm of violence

Tuesday. Chicago Police said the 26-year-old male who was also in the vehicle, whose name has not been released, is a known gang member. Lavontay was the third child shot in Chicago since the weekend and the second to die on Tuesday.

Russia Deploys Cruise Missile, Violating Arms-Control Treaty

The first few weeks of a new presidency "are always a convenient time for our adversaries to test the administration while it's short-staffed and distracted", Julie Smith, a former senior White House and Pentagon official, told Foreign Policy.

Harrison Ford pilots private plane, nearly collides with passenger plane

An air traffic control recording captured Ford asking "Was that airliner meant to be underneath me?" Ford, 74, was reportedly trying to land his plane on Tuesday afternoon, at the John Wayne Airport, and had gotten cleared for landing on a certain runway by air traffic controllers.

1st fatality of the flu season hits Sussex

Maxwell says it is not too late to get a flu shot . The number of flu cases in the Tri Cities has soared over the past two weeks and are outpacing 2016 levels. The woman was a resident of a long-term care facility, according to the Delaware Division of Public Health. Not all of these deaths are directly related to the flu but many are - and possibly could be prevented with a flu vaccine.

AG Jeff Sessions Just Quietly Sent a Message About Transgender Rights

The Trump administration-not a big fan of injunctions lately or being told what to do, period-is also obviously fine with legal restrains so long as they help pave the way for intolerance and inequity. On Friday, the newly empowered Attorney General Jeff Sessions changed course on months of appeals by the Obama administration, signaling a possible rollback of earlier attempts to expand federal protections to transgender students.

Cincinnati Reds Trade 2B Brandon Phillips to Atlanta Braves

Phillips passed his physical Sunday and will retain his full no-trade rights, which he waived to approve the trade to Atlanta, a source told ESPN's Jim Bowden . He hit.294 with 12 home runs, 70 RBI and 23 steals in 148 games, a drastic improvement from his.266 average with eight home runs, 51 RBI and two steals in 121 games the prior year.

The politics of NYC's snow day

The most current NWS alert forecasts snow accumulations in New York City between 10 and 14 inches. Today [Feb.9th], over 3,000 flights were cancelled and all public schools closed in New York City , Philadelphia, and Boston. The wintry mix has already begun turning over to snow in northern parts of the state, causing a number of accidents and backups because of slick conditions.

North Carolina Democrats introduce HB2 repeal bills

The NCAA might move all championship events through 2022 out of North Carolina if the state doesn't repeal its "bathroom bill", the North Carolina Sports Association says in a letter sent to state legislators. HB2 requires transgender individuals to use the restroom that corresponds with their biological sex, which is defined by the legislature as "the physical condition of being male or female, which is stated on a person's birth certificate".

President Trump's Wall To Cost Billions More Than Expected

A DHS spokeswoman has claimed the department does "not comment on or confirm the potential existence of pre-decisional, deliberative documents". Trump, who signed on January 25 an executive order to begin the wall, has claimed it would cost $12 billion.

Two die as winter storm wallops northeastern United States

More than 3,500 flights scheduled for Thursday have been canceled, according to FlightAware .com, which tracks cancellations and delays; as many as 150 have already been canceled for Friday . My latest forecast shows Monmouth County picking up 4 to 7 inches, Ocean County seeing about 2 to 5 inches, and the I-295 corridor shoveling about 3 to 6 inches.

Democrat Chris Kennedy Announces Bid For Illinois Governor

Mr. Kennedy is the eighth of 11 children of Ethel and Robert Kennedy and the nephew of former President John F. Kennedy. Kennedy managed the Merchandise Mart, one of the largest LEED-certified buildings in the world. The real estate developer compared his wealth to that of Rauner who chaired a private equity firm. "Every job I've had, every organization I've been a part of, has relied on teams working together and shared leadership, which resulted in shared success", he added.

Appeals Court Rejects Trump Administration's Request to Restore Travel Ban, For Now

It was his state that filed the suit. After the ruling, Mr. Ferguson said people from the affected countries can now apply for entry to the U.S. Trump, whose personal attack on Robart went too far for some who said the president was undermining an institution created to check the power of the White House and Congress, said he was confident the government would prevail.

Could GOP Defections Cause Stalemate in DeVos Confirmation?

DeVos's lack of experience with public schools will make it hard for her to fully understand, identify and assist with those challenges", Ms. Collins said. "I will not - I can not vote to confirm her as our nation's next secretary of education", Sen. And while Mrs. DeVos has spent millions to promote school vouchers as a cure-all for our educational shortfalls, there is ample evidence that these programs benefit middle- and upper-income families like Mrs.

Our new president wants to gut a critical program for the poor

But wait a second, aren't they also wading into health-care reform? Known more colloquially as Obamacare , the ACA has been in the Republican-controlled Congress's crosshairs since it was enacted in 2010. Though the future of the Affordable Care Act remains uncertain, those looking to enroll in plans for 2017 have until January 31 to get their paperwork submitted.

Mississippi Storm: At Least 4 Dead; Damage Reported In Hattiesburg Area

Most of the damage occurred on the downtown's outskirts, according to DuPree, who pointed out that a fire station as well as parts of William Carey University - a private Christian college with almost 4,000 students - were worst affected by the storms.

New US Air Force Missile Defense Satellite Set for Launch on Thursday

EST (0046 GMT). Meteorologist James Wieland says visibility should be good for the launch from Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast. ULA Atlas V rocket carrying the USAF SBIRS GEO 3 missile warning satellite is poised for blastoff from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on January 19, 2017.

Multiple quakes hit central Italy, tremors felt in Rome

Geological Survey said three earthquakes of magnitude 5.3 or higher were located near the town of Amatrice, the first of which struck at 10:25 a.m. local time (4:25 a.m. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. Amatrice Mayor Sergio Pirozzi said, "I don't know if we did something bad ". Tremors were felt across the Abruzzo, Lazio and Marche regions.

Ivanka Mulling Her White House Surrogate

President-elect Trump has said he will pass his own business interests over to his sons, Eric and Donald Trump Jr., though it is not clear whether he intends to fully divest himself. As part of exiting her investments, Ivanka Trump will stop receiving her share of profits earned by company assets, Politico reported. But while that may comply with conflict of interest rules, the nepotism question might remain.

UFC 207 Odds: Heavy Betting Action Against Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey helped shape the UFC into the billion-dollar machine it's become, elevate its relevance and audience, and show all of us the power and greatness that was waiting to be unearthed in the women's divisions. "Everyone better watch because the show isn't going to be around for ever". Fighting opposite the returning superstar Ronda Rousey this week, Nunes is now even more forgotten than before.

Trump isn't responsible for Sprint bringing 5000 jobs to the US

He claimed that his telecommunication company Softbank will invest $50 billion in the USA and will create a total of 50,000 jobs. "And also OneWeb, a new company, is going to be hiring 3,000 people". The wireless carrier later said the staffing change was part of a previously announced commitment from Sprint's parent company, SoftBank Group. Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure did not make clear whether the shift to USA employment was the result of talks with Trump or action it expected ...

Recycle your Christmas tree in NYC at MulchFest 2016

County officials say not to burn trees in fireplaces or stoves because burning may contribute to a chimney fire. The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) has released guidelines for proper Christmas tree disposal along with ways to repurpose them.

Monday weather: Cloudy, with highs in the 40s; rain likely tonight

High winds and a chance of snow are expected in Milwaukee during the next several days, according to the National Weather Service in Sullivan. Other high wind speeds reported were 59 mph in Winthrop, 52 mph at the St. Light rain tomorrow through Wednesday , with temperatures rising to 48°F on Tuesday . Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. A high of 44 is forecast in Eugene with up to a tenth of an inch of rain possible, the weather service said.

Rapper Troy Ave shot in Maserati on Christmas Day in Brooklyn

Police said the 34-year-old was in a red Maserati with his girlfriend when a man fired several rounds into the vehicle, striking Collins once in the arm and grazing his head. concert at Irving Plaza. Both on record and through his lawyers, Troy has repeatedly claimed self-defense in the incident. His friend was killed in the incident.

Trump spokesman Miller won't be joining White House

Miller, who now serves as the communications director for Trump's transition team, said in a statement Saturday that he wanted to make his family a top priority. Spicer also cautioned Trump that "words do matter" for someone who wants to be president, in the fallout of Trump's gender-tinged castigations of Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly for her critical questioning at the first Republican primary debate.

Families of Pulse nightclub victims sue Facebook, Twitter

He did reportedly search social media for references to the Islamic State group. Mateen, a 29-year-old security guard who pledged allegiance to Isis, opened fire inside Orlando's Pulse nightclub in June. Although ISIS quickly claimed responsibility for the attack, it was later discovered Mateen was not a member of the terror group, although he was found to have been inspired by them over material on the Internet.

Toddler Left Alone in Car Overnight in Subzero Temperatures, Police Say

Temperatures had plunged well below zero overnight and the auto was covered by several inches of snow making it impossible to see the boy inside, KDVR reported. Police told the Denver Post that Carmon told Westminster police she was involved in a Friday night auto accident and left the toddler inside the vehicle.

President Touts Record Obamacare Enrollment As GOP Weighs Repeal

The state exchanges for Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Washington state were even more generous, setting December 23 as the cut off for January 1 coverage. For a start, exchange customers ― people who aren't offered health benefits from an employer and don't qualify for government programs like Medicare and Medicaid ― still have access to these marketplaces and the financial assistance available to low- and moderate-income households.

Jim Harbaugh blames 'jive turkeys' for Rams rumors

Michigan Wolverines head coach Jim Harbaugh says he isn't leaving to coach the St. Louis Rams. Amid the news that the Rams fired Jeff Fisher, Jim Harbaugh's name was mentioned as a candidate for the job. They like to say that to the media. "He joked and said, 'You're stuck with me'". I don't know if it's a recruiting pitch from other schools or whatever is going on.

Trump's criticism of Russia hacking claim could haunt him

The president-elect would benefit from that advice if he remains open to it. "How could they better gratify this, than by raising a creature of their own to the chief magistracy of the Union?" Trump has repeatedly expressed a soft spot for an oppressive dictator, Vladimir Putin, who is challenging American interests at every turn.

Gambia president-elect demands Jammeh step down 'now'

However, Jammeh has rejected the election results, claiming that there were "serious and unacceptable abnormalities" and has called for a new election, Gay Star News reports. A number of global organizations and neighboring countries have called for Jammeh, accused by human rights groups of abuses of power and suppressing political opponents, to step down.

Donald Trump's win had nothing to do with Russians: aide

During the election, Russian Federation stood out for being the one country where Trump was more popular than Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton . "But my question's not about the RNC", Todd said. But not all attempted hacks are created equal. "It is unbelievable that the press would run with unnamed sources about something, that they agree is inconclusive, but ignore the fact that the people actually involved in the other side of the story are telling you it's not true", ...

Weather: Highs in the 50s today ahead of cold front

May said that this weekend temperatures are expected to rise considerably, with the low on Saturday expected to be 48 degrees and Sunday's high expected to reach 62 degrees. Be sure to move any harmful cleaners and household chemicals out of the reach of children. Overnight temperatures Saturday could drop into the single digits.

Hillary Clinton's popular vote lead breaks 2 million

Regarding the fairness of the Electoral College system, there is confusion over how party candidates for president are chosen versus how a president is elected . The answer is simple. Converted into percentages, Johnson has received 3.3 percent of the vote so far, while Stein's share is 1.1 percent. Our Founding Fathers had great foresight when it came to the Electoral College.

Workers protest for wages

About 25 of the chanting minimum-wage protesters, foreground, were arrested. The Kansas City Star (http://bit.ly/2gt0RXq ) reports that dozens marched around a McDonald's restaurant shortly before 6 a.m. "We have to decide what we are going to get: We're going to pay rent or we're going to put food on the table or we're going to send my child to school".

Trump Says Flag Burners Should Lose Citizenship or Spend a Year in..

The White House took Trump's remarks at face value, warning that there should be no infringements on free speech , even though most Americans oppose flag burning. "Scalia was actually the leading advocate of fag burning, not flag burning". But it was a close decision , 5-4 with conservative justice Antonin Scalia tipping the decision in favor of protecting flag burners.

Order could have little effect on pipeline protest camp

County and state officials have been seeking federal law enforcement help for months and were initially buoyed by the Corps' order for protesters to move off the land. Young speaks directly to Obama at times: "We are calling upon you, President Barack Obama, to step in and end the violence against the peaceful water protectors at Standing Rock immediately".

Trump won presidency but lost popular vote

The Detroit News reports MI electors received "intimidating emails or messages" demanding members vote for Clinton and ditch Trump . All three states rejected Trump's claim. WASHINGTON (AP ) - Donald Trump's tweets can't erase the reality that he lost the popular vote in this month's election, according to The Associated Press' vote-counting operation.

Brad Pitt faces no charges over abuse claims against son

The Los Angeles Department of Children and Family Services initially began the investigation into the allegations. The former couple remain locked in a legal battle over the future of the children - Maddox, 15, Pax, 12, Zahara, 11, Shiloh, 10, and eight-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne.

Trump, Obama 'Talking Regularly on Number of Issues'

Conway won't say what Trump might do after he becomes president with regard to U.S. It was the first time since 1988 that Pennsylvania backed a Republican presidential candidate, when Pennsylvanians chose George H.W. Conway responded. "Not by me". One particular cabinet slot has taken center stage as a handful of contenders have waged a behind-the-scenes battle for the position.

Local Stores Looking Forward to Small Business Saturday

Green said customers gain more personal experience when shopping locally. Plenty of people in MA headed out to shop on Saturday while supporting their local, small businesses. NFIB is partnering with American Express on a national campaign for Small Business Saturday again this year. "It's very fun, it's very insane", said Carrie Igielski, co-owner of Allo Chocolat.