• Mike Pence: Time to set aside 'baseless narrative' that Trump isn't legitimate
Mike Pence: Time to set aside 'baseless narrative' that Trump isn't legitimate

He stressed that such contacts never took place, adding that in his opinion "to suggest that is to give credence to some of these weird rumors that have swirled around the candidacy". Still, Pence added: "We're coming at this with realistic expectations". Pence also denounced comments made over the weekend by outgoing CIA Director John Brennan co...

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  • When And Where To Watch President's Final Network TV Interview
When And Where To Watch President's Final Network TV Interview

Most recently, Trump lashed out over hypothetical comments Obama made that he would beat Trump if they ran against each other in a general election. "And I think your ability to - not just mentally and emotionally but physically - be able to say, 'We got this".

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  • 81 'False Killer Whale' Dolphins Dead In Florida
81 'False Killer Whale' Dolphins Dead In Florida

Males can grow to be almost 20 feet long, and the conservation website notes that their population numbers about 60,000. Officials said that 72 of the stranded false killer whales died on their own, 9 were euthanized, 13 were unaccounted for and one whale was seen "looking alive", WSVN reported.

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  • Mountain West weighs in on New Mexico, CSU altercations
Mountain West weighs in on New Mexico, CSU altercations

A statement from the Mountain West, released Monday, said the athletic departments of both schools have "already initiated follow-up conversations with all appropriate parties to address the events", and that each institution will take "corrective measures they deem appropriate".

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  • Man stabbed multiple times during party at home of UMass Boston Chancellor
Man stabbed multiple times during party at home of UMass Boston Chancellor

The stabbing victim was reportedly taken by ambulance to a Boston hospital and is in stable condition. A knife-wielding assailant butchered a 20-year-old man during a wild soiree inside the home of University of Massachusetts Boston Chancellor J.

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  • Thousands March Through Downtown Columbus To Protest President-Elect Trump
Thousands March Through Downtown Columbus To Protest President-Elect Trump

Organizers in Knoxville have chartered five buses to take some 250 people to the rally. Other busloads of marchers will depart from Nashville, Chattanooga and Kingsport. "I am honored to be a member of the Artist Table", said actress Debra Messing. And she's proud to be joining forces with others. Kidd, who also lives in Nashville, said she gre...

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  • Hundreds gather in downtown St. Louis for King celebration
Hundreds gather in downtown St. Louis for King celebration

Bernice King is the youngest child of Martin Luther King, left, and his wife Coretta Scott King. Nueces County, in south Texas, calls the occasion a "County Civil Rights Holiday" with no mention of the famed civil rights leader whose birthday inspired the holiday.

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  • Steven Adams leaves game with suspected concussion
Steven Adams leaves game with suspected concussion

He was underneath the key under a rebound when he appeared to take a knee to the side of the head. Adams has started all 42 regular-season games for the Thunder this season. His omission comes at a bad time for the Oklahoma City Thunder as they take on three teams above them in the Western Conference standings in the next week.

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  • Sanders and Democrats rally against repealing Obamacare in Warren
Sanders and Democrats rally against repealing Obamacare in Warren

Rallies in some other cities in support of the health law also were well attended. Elizabeth Warren of MA headlined one in Boston. Democrats' aggressive display of support for the Affordable Care Act, including in smaller states like Hawaii and DE, is an attempt to pressure Republicans into backing away from dismantling the legislation.

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  • Events Set For Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Events Set For Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

King", Sean Spicer said on NBC's "Today". The following year, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 passed, codifying racial equality into the US legal system, and, in 1965, King received the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts. Martin Luther King Jr . U.S. President Barack Obama and his daughters Malia and Sasha help volunteers and members of Congr...

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  • Gargantuan alligator seen strolling at Florida nature center
Gargantuan alligator seen strolling at Florida nature center

Facebook user Kim Joiner shared a video that is nearly terrifying to see: a huge alligator ambles its way along a path as several people nearby watch. Kim Joiner recorded video of the massive reptile at the Polk Nature Discovery Center. "I am out there a lot taking pictures and walking", she said.

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  • Pulse Shooter's Wife Arrested for Aiding and Abetting, Report Says
Pulse Shooter's Wife Arrested for Aiding and Abetting, Report Says

The Times' source said she was charged with obstruction of justice. Authorities arrested Noor Salman in San Francisco. The shooting was the deadliest act against the LGBTI community in U.S. According to Salman, the last message from her husband was a text message saying, "I love you babe". Prosecutors had been weighing charges against her i...

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  • Average Houston gas price drops 1.6 cents
Average Houston gas price drops 1.6 cents

GasBuddy reports the national average has fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.34 a gallon. And while that's lower than last week, it's still 61 cents more than it was at the same point past year. Despite the weekly drop in prices, gas prices in Chattanooga are still 7.2 cents per gallon higher than a month ago and 45.5 cents per g...

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  • One of FBI's 'most wanted' captured in Texas
One of FBI's 'most wanted' captured in Texas

Strickland had been on the run for about six months. On July 28, 2016, a state arrest warrant was issued for Strickland after he was charged with first degree intentional homicide (use of a risky weapon). The FBI and other partner agencies like El Paso Violent Crime Task Force and FBI Milwaukee kept on searching for clues throughout Saturday nigh...

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  • Atlanta Hawks Weekly Wrap: Back to Contending
Atlanta Hawks Weekly Wrap: Back to Contending

The Hawks were on the comeback most of the night, having fell behind by 15 points in the first quarter only to make it a 42-all game with 1:11 to play in the first half. Horford had 10 points, six rebounds and six assists in his first game against his former team. Celtics: Jae Crowder added 18 points, including four 3s.

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  • Priebus Claims GOPers Never Questioned Obama's Legitimacy As President
Priebus Claims GOPers Never Questioned Obama's Legitimacy As President

When pressed on whether chucking the deal could still be considered a promise, Trump's chief of staff said, "I think it's on life support, I'll put it that way, but I'm not here to declare one way or the other ultimately where this is going to go".

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  • Massive rally held at Statehouse to save 'Obamacare'
Massive rally held at Statehouse to save 'Obamacare'

The group was one of 3 others held across the state and many more around the country, after a call from leaders like Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders. While the Republicans in Washington D.C. But she said so far she's received no response from Faso, who represents N.Y.'s 19th Congressional District, or his staffers. On Sunday, thousands of Democr...

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  • School social media director fired after correcting student's misspelled tweet
School social media director fired after correcting student's misspelled tweet

WTOP reported that the student's tweet asked to "close school tammarrow PLEASE". Nash, aged 33, said she understood the decision of the Frederick County Public School district. Nash - who was hired in November - admits she didn't listen and continued to access the FCPS Twitter feed, sending out calendar updates . "As a new employee, I think...

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  • Professor killed as explosion rocks University of Maiduguri
Professor killed as explosion rocks University of Maiduguri

The second one occurred around Gate 5 of the University. "The second happened near Gate 1, a designated bus stop for students and other members of the University community". "I rushed to the university, which is not far from my house". The Monday morning incident is the first major attack on the institution since the Boko Haram insurgency began...

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  • Rain chances and temps on the rise this week
Rain chances and temps on the rise this week

Rain chances decrease going into the night hours with mostly cloudy skies. To start the work week we are handsome and sunny for Martin Luther King Jr. Highs: 50-55. Thursday: Partly cloudy skies are expected with highs in the lower 50s. Lows in the lower to mid-40s. Over the next few days, there is a small chance of a passing afternoon shower...

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  • Rodney Hood to be re-evaluated after hyperextending right knee
Rodney Hood to be re-evaluated after hyperextending right knee

The Jazz had a 5-point lead and the momentum, but had yet to close-out the game. "Hopefully, he has a speedy recovery". Hood scored 14 points against the Magic, and is averaging 14.0 per game in his third season out of Duke. The injury to Rodney Hood could see some extra minutes for Ingles in the near future, but thankfully Hood has escaped any...

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  • Events planned for MLK, Jr. Day across SWGA
Events planned for MLK, Jr. Day across SWGA

Join the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum for Community Day honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. The posts have since been deleted. 9 a.m.: The city's 47th annual Martin Luther King Jr. 17 this year. "This city's longstanding support of our annual MLK celebrations speaks volumes about our support for this holiday". As the dedicatio...

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  • Threatening ice storm targets central United States
Threatening ice storm targets central United States

It comes amid severe flood warnings issued along the eastern coast of England, as it braces for a storm surge. Most of us are too warm at the surface for ice. An Ice Storm Warning means significant amounts of ice accumulations are expected and will make travel conditions "dangerous or impossible". Forecasters initially predicted the weekend's i...

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  • Rain, snow, freezing temperatures could create hazardous driving conditions
Rain, snow, freezing temperatures could create hazardous driving conditions

As the weekend goes on into Sunday, the chance of wintry precipitation increases with the chance of snow, sleet and freezing rain, Allen County Director of Emergency Management Tom Berger reported. Wind: NE/NW 10-15. Mostly clear, with a low around 25. As the morning progresses, surface temperatures will slowly warm into the middle and upper 30s ...

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  • News conferences could be moved from White House, Priebus says
News conferences could be moved from White House, Priebus says

On Saturday, Esquire published a report that said Trump transition teams officials were plotting to push White House reporters out of their workspaces under the briefing room as the president-elect continues to publicly clash with the press.

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  • Slain Orlando Sergeant Remembered as Search for Suspect Continues
Slain Orlando Sergeant Remembered as Search for Suspect Continues

A few hours later, Norman Lewis, a deputy first class with the Orange County Sheriff's Office, was killed in an vehicle accident while searching for Clayton's assailant. If anyone tried to tell me the things she told me, it wouldn't be the same. Master Sgt. Debra Clayton, who was posthumously promoted to lieutenant by Orlando Police Chief John Mi...

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  • Protesters march against Trump 'hate' at rally in Washington
Protesters march against Trump 'hate' at rally in Washington

No doubt, on the day of the protest, we can expect to hear much anger and complaining from Trump, but the truth is that there is a massive movement of enthusiasm in America - not for our President-elect, but in opposing his unsafe personality and politics.

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  • Nanny caught on camera burning 2-year-old boy with curling iron
Nanny caught on camera burning 2-year-old boy with curling iron

When Angela Persaud and her husband noticed burns on their son Xander's legs and fingers, the young boy told them the injuries came from a curling iron. According to NBC New York , when the nanny was asked for the reason she chose to use the curling iron on the toddler, she claimed that the toddler simply wouldn't listen to her and that it was h...

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  • WEATHER: Cloudy, chance of freezing rain by Sunday night
WEATHER: Cloudy, chance of freezing rain by Sunday night

The National Weather Service issued an alert early Sunday morning, advising motorists to be aware that untreated roads and side streets may be icy. Heaviest ice accumulation is expected in the Advisory area, but lighter/scattered freezing rain and sleet could also impact the morning commute traffic into/out of Chicago to the north, south and we...

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  • Kansas at Iowa State
Kansas at Iowa State

That's the ball game". "We are not going to apologize for this", Self said. "We've got to keep working, keep playing together and I think it will come". Graham gave KU its first lead with 13:59 to play, blocking a shot and returning it with a lightning-quick layup on the other end to give the Jayhawks a 50-49 edge.

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