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18 years later, America vows to ‘never forget’ 9/11

18 years later, America vows to ‘never forget’ 9/11

By KAREN MATTHEWS and JENNIFER PELTZ Associated Press

September 11, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — People who were too young on 9/11 to even remember their lost loved ones, and others for whom the grief is still raw, paid tribute with wreath-layings and the solemn roll call of the dead Wednesday as America marked the 18th anniversary of the worst terror attack on U.S. soil. "As long as the city will gift us this moment, I will be he...

Latest updates on deadly hurricane Dorian

Latest updates on deadly hurricane Dorian

RAMON ESPINOSA, DÁNICA COTO and MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN

September 3, 2019

Sep 03, 2019 7:34AM (GMT 12:34) Eds: Updates with storm's location, other detail. With AP Photos. Watch Lightening Storm from above the hurricane.  FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) — Practically parking itself over the Bahamas for a day and a half, Hurricane Dorian pounded away at th...

Maurice Hill, a Philadelphia gunman with a long criminal history, wounded six police officers that led to a seven hour standoff

Maurice Hill, a Philadelphia gunman with a long criminal history, wounded six police officers that led to a seven hour standoff

Sam Levy

August 28, 2019

PHILADELPHIA  — On August 15th, 2019, shots rang out at around 5:00 in the afternoon in Tioga-Nicetown, Pennsylvania.  The criminal history of a man suspected of barricading himself inside a Philadelphia row home should have prevented him from legally owning the firepower he used Wednesday to wound...

Death toll rises to 23 as tornadoes, severe storms hit South

Death toll rises to 23 as tornadoes, severe storms hit South

Associated Press Reports

March 4, 2019

11:00pm CST BEAUREGARD, Ala. (AP) — A tornado roared into southeast Alabama and killed at least 22 people and injured several others Sunday, part of a severe storm system that caused catastrophic damage and unleashed other tornadoes around the Southeast. ”We are at 22 right now. Unfortu...

News: Local, State, National and International

News: Local, State, National and International

January 29, 2019

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Government Shutdown

Government Shutdown

Brayden Smith, reporter

January 25, 2019

The United States Federal Government just concluded a 36 day partial shutdown, the longest in U.S. history. It has been reported by Associated Press that 8 billion dollars in revenue was lost during the shutdown and nearly half of that will be unrecoverable. President Trump signed a temporary bill that...

Trump and the disputed border crisis

Trump and the disputed border crisis

January 17, 2019

WASHINGTON — In his prime-time speech to the nation, President Donald Trump declared a border crisis. Following his speech, newly empowered Democrats offered a rebuttal to the claims that there is a national crisis along the Mexican-United States border. Excerpts from Presidents Trump's speech Oval...

President Trump announces a more aggressive Missile Strategy as part of Space Force

President Trump announces a more aggressive Missile Strategy as part of Space Force

Breaking News Desk

January 16, 2019

WASHINGTON — Thursday the Trump administration will roll out a new strategy space program based a missile defense system. The intent is to protect the United States against existing threats from North Korea and Iran and counter advanced weapon systems being developed by Russia and China. The new review c...

Romaine recall has restaurants putting Caesar salads on hold

Romaine recall has restaurants putting Caesar salads on hold

Brayden Smith

December 17, 2018

Updated on December 18, 2018 NASHVILLE, Tenn - "Alert! Lettuce recall due to E.coli!" is a common headline that too often appears in our  local newspapers and news broadcasts. This time, romaine lettuce has been recalled from nine states. There has been another lettuce recall, this time it's romaine...

A humble hero of World War II, Former President George Herbert Walker Bush one last time to Washington

A humble hero of World War II, Former President George Herbert Walker Bush one last time to Washington

December 2, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush is returning to Washington as a revered political statesman, hailed by leaders across the political spectrum and around the world as a man not only of greatness but also of uncommon decency and kindness. Bush, who died late Friday at his Hous...

California wildfire has killed 79, rain is helming squelch fires but mudslides present recovery problems

California wildfire has killed 79, rain is helming squelch fires but mudslides present recovery problems

AP Reports

November 24, 2018

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) —A deadly wildfire is nearly contained thanks to several days of rain in Northern California. But search crews are still completing the meticulous task of combing through ash and debris that are now damp and muddy. Searchers planned to resume their grim task Saturday a...

The Latest: Women elected to House in record numbers

The Latest: Women elected to House in record numbers

Associated Press Reports

November 7, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Election Day (all times local): 12:20 a.m. Asma Mohammed and Ashley Fairbanks celebrate as results come in at Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar's election night headquarters in Minneapolis on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. State Rep. Ilhan Omar has won Minnesota's...

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