• Police officer on way to work killed in highway crash
Police officer on way to work killed in highway crash

According to New Jersey State Police, around 6:20 a.m., three vehicles were involved in the collision on the eastbound side of Interstate 78 in Bernards Township. He was scheduled to participate in a school program Tuesday morning which had to be canceled. The cause of the accident was under investigation Tuesday.

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  • Donald Trump Hits Out At 'Fake News' Following Reports On Son-In-Law
Donald Trump Hits Out At 'Fake News' Following Reports On Son-In-Law

Representative Adam Schiff of California said he does see an issue, if Kushner sought those discussions and didn't disclose them. But he said that in general, "We have backchannel communication with a number of countries". McMaster walk from Marine One across the South Lawn to White House in Washington , Saturday, May 27, 2017, as they retu...

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  • MS representative's Facebook post condemned by lawmakers
MS representative's Facebook post condemned by lawmakers

A Mississippi Republican lawmaker posted a Facebook status calling for the lynching of people who oppose Confederate monuments Sunday night. Many people, including some fellow MS lawmakers, slammed Oliver's comments for promoting racially motivated violence.

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  • A solemn Memorial Day remembrance
A solemn Memorial Day remembrance

Memorial Day is always observed on the last Monday in May. A crowd of veterans and those involved in organizations that honor veterans gathered for the Memorial Day ceremony at the cemetery, where Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight proclaimed May 29, 2017 as Memorial Day in Kokomo.

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  • Merkel spokesman: Germany still seeking stronger U.S. ties
Merkel spokesman: Germany still seeking stronger U.S. ties

The sharp words from Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel came after Trump concluded his first official tour overseas which took him to Saudi Arabia , Israel , Brussels and then Italy for a G7 summit. During her speech on Sunday , Merkel emphasized that the relationship with France will strengthen and flourish under Macron. Where Europe's rel...

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  • How Trump and Pence Are Honoring America's Fallen Heroes on Memorial Day
How Trump and Pence Are Honoring America's Fallen Heroes on Memorial Day

Afterward the speech, Trump joined Sec. In his first Memorial Day remarks as president, Trump told the stories of two soldiers who died in Afghanistan, Green Beret Capt. Rather, it is they, the fallen , who gave their lives in service to the nation, that bestow dignify to America's national burial ground. We can not repay them.

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  • Memorial Day Ceremony in Biloxi
Memorial Day Ceremony in Biloxi

The Biloxi National Cemetery held their annual Memorial Day ceremony today at 9 a.m. The holiday was first created May 5, 1868 as Decoration Day honoring the Civil War dead, according to the Department of Veterans Affairs. Army Specialist Alex D. Gonzalez died in 2008 at the age of 21 and Idalia Gonzalez, Alex's mother, still remembers the day, l...

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  • Deadly tornado near Chetek rated a strong EF2
Deadly tornado near Chetek rated a strong EF2

The storms hit late in the afternoon Tuesday and into the evening, leveling the Prairie Lake Estate Mobile Park near Chetek, Wisconsin , about 110 miles (177 kilometers) northeast of Minneapolis. Tuesday. The storm knocked out telephone service into and out of the city. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . Residents said the park...

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  • 1 shot and killed in domestic incident involving off-duty DE trooper
1 shot and killed in domestic incident involving off-duty DE trooper

The incident was the second time in recent weeks in which a female off-duty police officer in the region was involved in a domestic-related shooting. Authorities did not release the trooper's name but said she was an eight-year veteran of the state police.

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  • No. 8 seed Oklahoma State beats Texas to win Big 12 Tourney
No. 8 seed Oklahoma State beats Texas to win Big 12 Tourney

They made it, then won all four games in Oklahoma City to earn an automatic regional berth. "These kids took the initiative to continue to fight instead of rolling over and dying. After a double by designated hitter Bryce Fischer, who was inserted into the lineup by Holliday on a hunch, Cash - with the bases loaded - ripped a single into center t...

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  • Anthony Weiner cries while apologizing in court
Anthony Weiner cries while apologizing in court

Former Democratic congressman Anthony Weiner pleaded guilty on Friday to the charge of sending obscene material to a minor. "Anonymous" action in Manhattan Supreme Court and asked the court to seal the case. The plea, which will be filed in the Southern District of NY, comes almost six years after Weiner , once considered a rising star of the ...

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  • JFK's life, legacy to be celebrated on his centennial
JFK's life, legacy to be celebrated on his centennial

FILE - In this January 20, 1961 file photo, President John F. Kennedy delivers his inaugural address after taking the oath of office on Capitol Hill in Washington. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier, according to executive director Steven Rothstein. Over the weekend, Boston hosted one of the largest music festivals, Boston Calling , over a three-d...

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  • Donald Trump Shuns Press Conference, Celebrates Successful Foreign Trip with American Troops
Donald Trump Shuns Press Conference, Celebrates Successful Foreign Trip with American Troops

The president met with several world leaders Friday during his first G7 Summit. "You are the warriors of freedom, you are the protectors of that great American flag", Trump said. For Trump, the best days of his time overseas may have been the first ones, in Saudi Arabia where King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud Salman feted him like a conquering h...

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  • Merkel says Europeans can't 'completely' rely on US
Merkel says Europeans can't 'completely' rely on US

Where Europe's relationship with the US during the Cold War and in its immediate aftermath had a strong emotional component, Merkel's comments suggest she now sees them as more "pragmatic and transactional", said Sylke Tempel, an expert with the German Council on Foreign Relations.

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  • 'Kushner sought secret back channel with Russia'
'Kushner sought secret back channel with Russia'

Trump's National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster refused to talk about the allegations, but said that generally speaking, "we have back-channel communication with a number of countries". The Post said the Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei Kislyak, was surprised by the future White House aide's idea of a secret channel and passed it o...

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  • Tokyo stocks up despite N Korea missile launch
Tokyo stocks up despite N Korea missile launch

He said there was no immediate report of damage to planes or vessels in the area. He said: "Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and President Donald Trump had a very good meeting and they agreed that Japan-US cooperation, and also with South Korea, is critically important".

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  • Trump condemns fatal stabbing of good Samaritans in Portland
Trump condemns fatal stabbing of good Samaritans in Portland

The incident on Friday struck a nerve across the United States. She did not immediately return a call to her business phone listing or a message sent through social media. "Shining bright star I love you forever", she wrote . "I couldn't imagine what you're going through right now as far as losing someone". Rick Best was a Portland city employ...

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  • Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89
Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89

Brzezinski served as Carter's principal foreign policy adviser during the 1976 campaign and as national security adviser from 1977-1981. During his time serving as a counsellor to President Lyndon B Johnson from 1966 to 1968, he persuaded the administration to adopt peaceful engagement as the U.S.

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  • Pope 'terrific', Saudi 'spectacular': Trump waxes lyrical on foreign tour
Pope 'terrific', Saudi 'spectacular': Trump waxes lyrical on foreign tour

Pope Francis with President Trump in the Vatican. The meeting, which concluded Trump's tour of the world's largest monotheistic religions, comes after the president and pope collided head-on early past year, when Francis was sharply critical of Trump's campaign pledge to build an impenetrable wall on the Mexican border and his declaration that...

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  • Trump on Kushner: 'I have total confidence in him'
Trump on Kushner: 'I have total confidence in him'

However, the eve of his return brought the biggest story to date: A Washington Post report Friday about Kushner s alleged proposal to the Russians to create a secret channel out of earshot of USA spymasters. "So, generally speaking, about back-channel communications, what that allows you to do is to communicate in a discreet manner". Trump sai...

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  • More than 600 attend Memorial Day ceremony at New Bern cemetery
More than 600 attend Memorial Day ceremony at New Bern cemetery

At Canterbury Park, you can catch horse and bulldog racing after a Memorial Day ceremony presented by World War II veteran and former wrestler Stan Kowalski. There are also other Memorial Day events going on throughout the metro. Volunteers can go to the cemetery starting at 8 tomorrow morning to collect the flags placed at each grave.

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  • Boy injured in fall on opening day for California water park
Boy injured in fall on opening day for California water park

A spokesperson for the park told KRON that the slide would remain closed until the city finds out what went wrong. The terrifying slide and the one next to it has been closed for re-evaluation after this episode. Talks are on regarding whether they need to have a weight limit in place too. The accident happened on opening day around noon when t...

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  • Veterans home honors comrades at Memorial Day banquet and ceremony
Veterans home honors comrades at Memorial Day banquet and ceremony

Navy Veteran Jim Kvam is the Post's 1st Vice Commander. This Memorial Day, a group gathered in Hampton to remember the fallen in a different way - by learning how to retire American flags. At the park, the band played a mashup of armed forces songs and then Marine veteran Eric Houser spoke to the gathered crowd, about 200 in all, about courage.

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  • On Memorial Day, do more than just bow your head
On Memorial Day, do more than just bow your head

The fearless men and women who serve in the United States Armed Forces make the selfless decision every day to stand up for our nation's ideals and protect our freedoms. Whether they necessarily agreed with the premise of war, or not, these courageous patriots laid down their lives to protect our nation's principles and advance freedom for the oppr...

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  • National Spelling Bee Becoming Easier to PREDICT
National Spelling Bee Becoming Easier to PREDICT

At the time, she thought, "Wow, these kids know how to spell words I can't even pronounce". She said she enjoys the fun and competition of spelling bees . Doctrinaire. The word that helped him advance this year? David's mother Felice Firestone has been working with David one-on-one - reciting thousands of words until he gets them right.

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  • Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address
Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address

The president hailed Bob Dole, the former senator who suffered lifelong injuries in World War II and attended Monday's ceremony. Trump, in his first Memorial Day visit to Arlington as president, specifically paid tribute to Army Specialist Christopher Horton, Special Forces Capt.

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  • Periods Of Rain And Showers Possible Memorial Day
Periods Of Rain And Showers Possible Memorial Day

The Arklatex took a break from the showers and thunderstorms for the most part Monday . The chance for showers and thunderstorms increase for Sunday , while the chances decrease for Memorial Day . Daytime highs will mainly be in the middle 80s. Lows in the mid 60s. Thursday Night .Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Tuesday|Mix of sun and...

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  • Republican Gianforte apologizes to the reporter he assaulted in his victory speech
Republican Gianforte apologizes to the reporter he assaulted in his victory speech

Montana newspapers pulled their endorsements of Gianforte, and the Gallatin County sheriff - himself a donor to Gianforte's campaign - charged him with misdemeanor assault . House Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., called for Gianforte to apologize , saying "that's wrong and should not happen". "I should not have responded in the way that I did, a...

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  • UFC star Alexander Gustafsson wins fight, proposes to girlfriend in Octagon
UFC star Alexander Gustafsson wins fight, proposes to girlfriend in Octagon

You know, I would love to fight him after this fight, because he's been talking a lot of s-- anyways, like he's the s--. I want to be the guy who's fighting at least two more times this year, so this could be a possibility, for sure. Gustafsson thoroughly dominated Teixeira with his massive uppercuts and precision speed. He got a chance to compete ...

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  • Victims of deadly shooting rampage identified
Victims of deadly shooting rampage identified

Another crime scene was found in Brookhaven, where the bodies of two boys were found. Godbolt was taken into custody and remained hospitalized for a gunshot wound, Strain said Monday. Suicide by cop was my intention . Another clip shows Durr with Alex, a brown-haired boy puppet in a striped shirt, telling kids they could make people happy becau...

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  • Putin rejects allegations Moscow meddled in French vote
Putin rejects allegations Moscow meddled in French vote

Macron had invited the Russian leader to France to reset a relationship that has turned increasingly sour. The Kremlin hailed the visit as a chance for Putin and Macron to get to know each other and better understand their views on a range of disputed issues, including the Ukrainian crisis, the war in Syria and Russia's ties with the Europe...

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  • Republican Gianforte Wins Montana Special Election
Republican Gianforte Wins Montana Special Election

Approached by Ben Jacobs of The Guardian and pressed about the Congressional Budget Office score for the American Health Care Act, Gianforte reportedly grabbed Jacobs by the throat and slammed him to the ground, breaking his glasses. Fox News reporters on scene said Gianforte also punched Jacobs, who later tweeted that he was " body slammed " ...

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  • Muslims thankful for support after rant, deadly attack
Muslims thankful for support after rant, deadly attack

Portland police said two men were killed and another was wounded after a man now being held allegedly starting yelling hate speech toward two women, one of whom was wearing a hijab . At a vigil Saturday near the train station, almost 1,000 people gathered around a mound of bouquets and photographs, praising the men as heroes and saying they hoped...

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  • Memorial Day weather: Cloudy, then clearing, with highs around 73
Memorial Day weather: Cloudy, then clearing, with highs around 73

Again, a slight chance of afternoon showers and thunderstorms Wednesday with a better chance by Thursday . Two rounds of rain are expected on Monday: one in the morning, another in the evening, according to Monday morning's radar trends.

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  • JFK's life, legacy celebrated on centennial
JFK's life, legacy celebrated on centennial

At left is the Duke of Edinburgh and Kennedy's wife, Jackie, is at second left. To mark the 100th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's birth on May 29, 1917 , the Kennedy Library in Boston is displaying 100 objects from its collection that aim to highlight his personal, rather than political, interests.

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