Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States, a historic victory for outsiders that represents a stunning repudiation of Washington's political establishment.
Two senior United States military officers were shot and killed inside the Afghan Interior Ministry in Kabul, Afghanistan yesterday. The Taliban has claimed responsibility. The attacks appear to be motivated by US troops burning copies of the Quran in a rubbish disposal pit early in the week.
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Diplomat Pharmacy Inc.’s Chairman and CEO Phil Hagerman rang the New York Stock Exchange’s opening bell, marking the Flint-based company’s debut as a publicly traded company.
Health officials have said that at least nine people were killed and over sixty remain in critical condition on Saturday after an outbreak of cholera in a slum in Kenya's capital Nairobi.
A worker clears snow from the Johnson High School parking lot. Crews have worked overtime to keep the lot passable.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is exhuming the body of a John Doe buried in Alabama in 1981 in its search for a 10 Most Wanted Fugitive accused of killing his family with a sledgehammer nearly 40 years ago.
FITCHBURG — Former Dane County Sheriff’s deputy Andy Steele was arrested for the murder of his wife and sister-in-law, Fitchburg police announced late Saturday night.
Epik High ,a popular Hip Hop group formed in 2001, composed of Tablo, Mithra Jin, DJ Tukutz opened a new chapter of over hiphop in Korea.
A prominent Hopkinsville doctor, Emmanuel Joseph Battah, died Wednesday afternoon at Jennie Stuart Medical Center.
Hurricane Maria has pounded Dominica with "widespread devastation" as it barrels toward St. Croix and threatens catastrophic damage to Puerto Rico.
Travel plans of savvy adventurers include Italy. The fashionable destination is and has been Tuscany. Tourists are flocking to Tuscany cooking schools. Many of these so-called ‘authentic’ Tuscan experiences are created around luxurious travel packages. They offer beautiful settings in the northern Chianti region. Lots of cooking courses take place in hotels or villas and are a return to dormitory-style accommodations and sterile institutional cooking. Imagine that, Italians practicing capitalism.
North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho on Monday accused US President Donald Trump of declaring war on his country by tweeting over the weekend that North Korea "won't be around much longer."
A game-by-game look at the Badgers' Big Ten season:
Man and child march to protest something.
GREEN BAY -- While wide receiver Jordy Nelson was smiling and high-fiving teammates once word of his lucrative contract extension reached the Green Bay Packers practice field Saturday, Tramon Williams had his own reason to celebrate.
NANNING, China (AP) — Kohei Uchimura of Japan won a record fifth straight all-around gold medal at the gymnastics world championships on Thursday.
This is our morning podcast for Jan. 24, 2018. Good morning!
As legislators prepare for an official start to the legislative session on Tuesday, Feb. 20, Minnesotans can prepare as well. To find out who represents you, look for your district below or visit the state's searchable map and enter your address.
The FBI is hoping to generate new leads with the release of new age-progressed images of four alleged hijackers involved in a 1986 attack in Pakistan that killed two Americans.
Hi. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you all. OK. OK. Thank you, Reese. In 1964, I was a little girl sitting on the linoleum floor of my mother's house in Milwaukee watching Anne Bancroft present the Oscar for Best Actor at the 36th Academy Awards. She opened the envelope, and said five words that literally made history: "The winner is Sidney Poitier." Up to the stage came the most elegant man I had ever seen. I remember his tie was white and, of course, his skin was black. And I'd never seen a black man being celebrated like that. And I have tried many, many, many times to explain what a moment like that means to a little girl, a kid watching from the cheap seats as my mom came through the door, bone tired from cleaning other people's houses. But all I can do is quote and say that the explanation in Sidney's performance in "Lilies of the Field," ''Amen, amen. Amen, amen."
One of the largest cigarette and tobacco manufactures released a manifesto on their website announcing their intent to get out of the cigarette business, but still intend to make smoke-free products.
Sears Holding Corp. will close over 100 stores in March and April, this comes after closing more than 250 stores last year.
Waste removal is one of the most dangerous jobs in the country. On the darkened streets of New York City, it’s a race for survival.
The first week Yongho Yeom worked on the chicken line at the House of Raeford poultry plant was like nothing he had ever imagined as a computer engineer in South Korea.
Every year in the U.S., nearly 4 million women give birth, the vast majority without anything going amiss for themselves or their babies. But more than 135 expectant and new mothers a day — or more than 50,000 a year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention — endure dangerous and even life-threatening complications that often leave them wounded, weakened, traumatized, financially devastated, unable to bear more children or searching in vain for answers about what went wrong.
Having health insurance is supposed to save you money on your prescriptions. But increasingly, consumers are finding that isn't the case.
SACRAMENTO—The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information that will lead to the arrest and conviction of an armed and dangerous individual who is suspected of robbing several Northern California banks.
MARTINSVILLE – Like it or not, winter will arrive this week.
If you are one of those people who gets tired of using their hands to pour a shot of whiskey, Jim Beam has a new product to make pouring even easier.
In February, Facebook said it would step up enforcement of its prohibition against discrimination in advertising for housing, employment or credit.
VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- The Joint Polar Satellite System-1 (JPSS-1) satellite, the first in a new series of four highly advanced National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) polar-orbiting satellites, now is scheduled to launch from here Tuesday.
WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. -- NASA successfully launched the Orbital ATK's Cygnus spacecraft here Sunday, sending about 7,400 pounds of cargo to the International Space Station.
Above average precipitation and colder than average temperatures are in the forecast for much of the upcoming from February through April in the northern United States, says an advisory issued by NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center.
Lauren Conrad's sole focus is motherhood since she welcomed her first child, son Liam, into the world back in July.
Blake Lively has likened her 12-month-old daughter Ines to a "baby Viking" after she reached for the steaks at her birthday party rather than the Cookie Monster cake.
Gwyneth Paltrow has thanked the women of Hollywood for their "support" after she claimed she was sexually harassed by producer Harvey Weinstein.
Through the decades, Lincoln has had its share of murders with most but not all resolved to everyone’s satisfaction. One of the most publicized occurred in a decade when Lincoln was almost openly involved in gambling, drinking and vice. The killer or killers were almost certainly known and stood trial but were still found innocent to the amazement and chagrin of Lincoln’s citizenry.
An administrative law judge upheld a decision of Maryland Department of Natural Resources officials to revoke the wildlife rehabilitation permit of a Calvert County man who was convicted of practicing veterinary medicine without a license.
When people think of a killer creature, they tend to think of sharks, bears or tigers; however, one killer is smaller than a dime and lives right in our backyards.
Olivia Wolcott, 6, was diagnosed with Hepatopulmonary syndrome, a rare abnormality that affects the functions of lungs, and the only cure is a liver transplant.
Shreveport City Council meets Tuesday at 3:00 p.m. There are a number of items on the agenda, including an amendment to an ordinance that would see the removal of a "Hold Harmless" agreement.
Police across Northwest Indiana will celebrate National Night Out on Tuesday by welcoming families to events intended to build community trust, fight violence and prevent crime.
Hurricane Irma picked up speed Sunday afternoon with slower wind speeds and was expected to reach Naples, Fla., by nightfall.
National Hurricane Center forecasters said the storm was moving north at 12 mph, up from 9 mph, and that maximum sustained winds dropped to 120 mph.
The neighbors said the "dogs bark[ed] uncontrollably for long periods of time while defendants [were] away from the residence."
They were laughing. What else could they do, asked Trudy Lampson, the owner of the assisted living facility and caretaker of the group she calls a “family.”
Homer DeLeon finished hauling the last of his nine children to higher ground about 3 a.m. Sunday.
Branson may be Missouri's least secret destination. The self-proclaimed live music capital of the world is tourist destination No. 1 for folks from all over the Midwest with its star-studded shows, flashy museums, zip lines and, of course, Silver Dollar City.
Grocery stores, fueling stations and restaurants on the island and mainland that weren’t flooded by Tropical Storm Harvey had other problems on Monday — employees cut off from high water and a dwindling inventory of products with no idea when fresh supplies would come.
As sheets of rain pummeled the county, winds picked up and weather watchers warned of possible severe street flooding, thousands of Galveston County residents were hunkering down Friday for Hurricane Harvey with no plans to leave.
Cruise line officials Friday were faced with the prospect of their ships being stuck at sea until as late as Tuesday as Hurricane Harvey bore down on the Texas coast.
Hurricane Harvey will bring days of flooding, potentially cutting off or delaying access to some areas, Galveston County officials warned on Friday.
Hurricane Harvey was 60 miles east southeast of Corpus Christi at 4 p.m. With maximum sustained winds of 125 mph, it is now a Category 3 hurricane.
From the stage on Saturday, frontman Colin Meloy said it was "lovely to be back in Missoula, my alma mater. Even if it's smoky."
Soccer is more than an exciting game. It’s a great way to instill valuable traits that last long after the final whistle. Teamwork and confidence. Hard work and perseverance. Leadership and a sense of fair play. These are things kids can take with them into adulthood, and that’s why Publix supports youth soccer.
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John R. Brock, a cabinet maker and artist, died on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016. He was 61.
Chris Villarreal, 55, of Moline, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria, Ill
In loving memory of our Red Eared Slider Yagami who will be missed, but remembered forever. Yagami was dropped off at a local pet store and rescued by us in the spring of 2010. We fell in love with her from the first moment we saw her and could not wait to bring her home with us.
In loving memory of our Yum Yum who we love so much. Yum Yum will be greatly missed and be in our hearts forever. She was a wonderful bunny who brought joy and laughter into our hearts and our home. She cared deeply for Cookie, her companion, comforting her after both of her surgeries.
In loving memory of our Mr. Pumpkin who we love so much. Mr. Pumpkin will be greatly missed and be in our hearts forever. He was the best little boy.
My sweet boy gave me 10 years of fun, friendship and love. He was an elegant gentleman and a good family horse. His versatility was exceptional from horse showing as a hunter, trail riding, hunter pacing, dressage and just giving my small children a pony ride.
I saw you advertised by a man who did not want to keep you anymore, when you were about 4 months old. You were in a wooden box half filled with dirty straw... definitely not fitting for you. But I wanted you, and took you home as a companion for my other ferret, Pig. You were pure white with beautiful pink eyes.
In memory of Bubbleboy (Bubba Lou) who passed away after 7 and 1/2 years of dealing with epilepsy.
ROCK ISLAND — Dorothy Ann Stickler, 80, of Rock Island died peacefully on Jan. 24, 2014, at Trinity Rock Island.
RIVERSIDE Calif. — Norma Hughes, 90, formerly of Davenport, died peacefully at her home in Riverside on Jan. 10, 2014. Following cremation, graveside services will be at Riverside National Cemetery on Jan. 29. Acheson and Graham Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
EAST MOLINE — Timothy J. Jackson, 53, of East Moline passed away on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Trinity Rock Island. Funeral services are 7 p.m. Tuesday at Van Hoe Funeral Home Ltd., East Moline. Visitation is 4 p.m. until service time. In lieu of flowers and gifts, memorials may be made to Unity Point Palliative Care.
BURLINGTON — Donna Mae Struck, 71, of Burlington, formerly of Davenport, died Jan. 24, 2014, in West Burlington.
PORT BYRON — Arthur “Ack” Klavon, 86, of Port Byron passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, Silvis. Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, at Gibson-Bode Funeral Home, Port Byron. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27, at the funeral home. Burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery, Port Byron. Memorials may be made to Fairfield United Methodist Church.
DAVENPORT —Richard A. Steelman, 93, of Moline passed away Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Trinity Rock Island.
DAVENPORT — Gary Clark, 61, died Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center-West Central Park, Davenport.
DAVENPORT — Michael Paul Davis, 64, a resident of Davenport, died Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center-East Rusholme Street, Davenport.
BETTENDORF — Alice V. Dailey, 95, of Bettendorf passed away Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at Liberty Village-Manor Court, Peoria, Ill. Services in celebration of her long life will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27, at Weerts Funeral Home, Kimberly at Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport. Pastor Troy Winder will officiate. Her family will greet friends from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Pleasant Valley Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Bettendorf Presbyterian Church, where she was a longtime member.
TAYLOR RIDGE, Ill. — Kenneth F. Lobdell, 70, of Taylor Ridge passed away Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Trinity Rock Island. Funeral services will be 11:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 27, at The Runge Mortuary. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be left at www.rungemortuary.com.
Victor E. Rice, (83), went home to be with his Lord on December 10, 2013.
Nancy Louisa Holloway Rea was born May 14, 1931, to Virginia Louisa Smith and Stephen Dean Holloway in Norman, Oklahoma. She attended school in Oklahoma City except for the years her father was based on Boca Raton, Florida during World War II.
Dorothy M. Murry, age 95, passed from this life on Tuesday December 10 at Methodist Manor.
Delilah Sophronia Rackley Ming of Jenks died Saturday, December 7, 2013, at Forest Hills Care Center in Broken Arrow at the age of 89.
Larry Lee Ouverson was born in Hendricks, Minnesota, March 25, 1945. He died at his home in Talala on December 3, 2013.
Happy 20th Birthday!! You will forever be in our hearts! We dedicate “Dancing in the Sky” by Danni and. For more information go to Victors Facebook.
Missing You Still No farewell words were spoken, No time to say goodbye, You were gone before we knew it, And only God knows why.
Pat, today is your first Heavenly anniversary giving praise to Jesus in His very presence.
Some people come into our lives and quickly go but they move our souls to dance and awaken us to a new understanding.
Five years have gone by since you left to be with our Lord.
Charles Raymond O'Brien passed away peacefully on his son's ranch in Beggs, Oklahoma, one year ago on Monday, November 12, 2012.
In your incredible “Book of Life” Pansy, thank you for letting all of us share a portion of your journey as reflected in the chapters that we experienced.
Mr. George Glenn Turner died April 6, 2013 at Regency Care of Clemmons after a valiant battle with Alzheimer's.
Mrs. Tossie Mae Reynolds, daughter of the late William "Tally" and Alice Mae East Gaston was born on July 26, 1929 in Surry County. She graduated from JJ Jones High School in 1945. She was married to the late John Reynolds. Tossie retired from Spencers, Inc. in Mt. Airy, and was a faithful member of Lovell's Chapel United Methodist Church.
Ernest S. Horton, age 78, of Tobaccoville, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at Forsyth Medical Center.
Thurman Jay Hutzley passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2012. He was born on September 12, 1924 in Ogden to Nephi John and Norma Shupe Hutzley. He grew up in Harrisville. He graduated in 1942 from Weber High where he played football and then joined the Army Air Corps, proudly serving his country during WWII.
The C programming language creator and co-developer of the Unix operating system Dennis Ritchie died at home on October 8 after an extended illness, at the age of 70. Former colleague Rob Pike first publicly announced the death, which Alcatel-Lucent then confirmed.