This RSS feed URL is deprecated

'Fix it': Students and parents tell Trump he needs to address gun violence at schools - Washington Post

President Trump leaned forward and listened intently for nearly an hour Wednesday afternoon as students, parents and teachers begged him to do something, anything, to prevent a mass shooting from happening at another school. The group offered a wide ...

Billy Graham's early ministry took hold in Chicago area, became a megaphone in Wheaton - Chicago Tribune

The Rev. Billy Graham, who long suffered from cancer, pneumonia and other ailments, died at his home in North Carolina on Wednesday morning at 99. Manya Brachear PashmanChicago Tribune. When Billy Graham graduated from Wheaton College and stepped into ...

Twitter suspends thousands of suspected bot accounts, and the pro-Trump crowd is furious - Washington Post

The social-media service Twitter is believed to have suspended thousands of accounts for being automated bots or for other policy violations, drawing outcry from fringe conservative media figures who lost followers in the move. Many of these figures ...

Days after Florida massacre, LA County authorities raced to thwart a school shooting plot in Whittier - Los Angeles Times

Just 48 hours after a gunman opened fire at a Florida high school, Marino Chavez was shocked at what he overheard. As a school resource deputy, Marino Chavez said his after-lunch routine has changed little in 28 years. When the period bell rings ...

Pennsylvania GOP leaders ask Supreme Court to block redrawn congressional map - Fox News

The Republican presiding officers of Pennsylvania's House and Senate asked the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday to block a new congressional district map that is widely expected to boost Democratic prospects in the November midterm elections. The emergency ...

Stonewall Jackson middle school has a committee to help decide name change - WSLS 10

ROANOKE,Va - Stonewall Jackson Middle School has received requests for a name change due its Confederate ties. The school board has now officially put together a committee to decide whether to change the name. We spoke with committee chair Eli Jamison ...and more »

Transportation Agencies Gear Up For Round Two Of Snowfall - OPB News

The Portland Bureau of Transportation is gearing up for a second round of snowfall after snow accumulation Tuesday night caused widespread closures and delays Wednesday morning. Between 2 inches in Portland and 8 inches in Sandy fell Tuesday night, and ...

Ford North America President Leaves Following Misconduct Allegations - Wall Street Journal

Raj Nair during the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit last month. Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News. By. Austen Hufford and. Austen Hufford. The Wall Street Journal. BiographyAusten Hufford · @austenhufford · austen.hufford ...

Police: Driver drinks poison during highway chase in California - USA TODAY

CAMARILLO, Calif. — A suspect in a police chase Wednesday in California killed himself, apparently by drinking poison, authorities say. According to the California Highway Patrol Officer Kevin Denharder, there were initial reports of gunfire during ...and more »

Kushner-Kelly divide deepens over security clearance overhaul - CNN

Washington (CNN) White House chief of staff John Kelly has been locked in an internal struggle with President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner over his access to highly classified information for weeks now, a confrontation ...