Rain On & Off, Tapering Off Later

Rain On & Off, Tapering Off Later

The sky remains partly to mostly cloudy this afternoon as a boundary stalls to our south today . High: 83. Tuesday: Partly Sunny with showers possible. Storms returns on and off Friday-Sunday but as mentioned above it won't rain the entire time and there are some slight differences in the models so while you shouldn't cancel any outdoor plans, still pay close attention to the forecast for any changes to the point where you might need to alter plans. Read More

Local lawmakers react to Sioux City Planned Parenthood closure

Local lawmakers react to Sioux City Planned Parenthood closure

The Burlington health care center served 2,118 patients in its last fiscal year, with 4,503 total visits, according to figures provided by Planned Parenthood of the Heartland's regional office. Planned Parenthood will continue to operate eight clinics in Iowa. Mansanares said most Wyoming patients who receive care from Planned Parenthood do so at the organization's Fort Collins location in Colorado. Read More

McDonald's Expands its UberEats Delivery Service over 1000 Restaurants

McDonald's Expands its UberEats Delivery Service over 1000 Restaurants

McDonald's expanded its partnership with the food-delivery arm of Uber last month , and now we know exactly which cities are coming onboard for mobile McGriddle deliveries. McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) is expanding delivery as it seeks new ways to keep Millennials who will pay up for convenience. Uber , meanwhile, has been trying to capitalize on its giant network of drivers to expand delivery services with an " Uber Everything" program. Read More

At White House, Abbas to ask Trump to back Arab peace plan

However, there have been no serious negotiations since gaps widened with the 2009 election of Benjamin Netanyahu as Israel's prime minister. The two leaders "reaffirmed the commitment of both the United States and the Palestinian Authority to achieving a genuine and lasting peace between the Israelis and Palestinians", the White House said. Read More

ICE arrests more than 1000 people in targeted gang operation

ICE arrests more than 1000 people in targeted gang operation

The majority of the arrests, 1,095, were confirmed by ICE to be gang members or affiliates of a gang, including, 137 affiliated with the Bloods, 118 with the Surenos, 104 with MS-13 and 104 with the Crips. News of ICE's operation came after Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatened to disrupt gang activity. According to ICE, 280 arrests were soley immigration-related. Read More

Resident heard shots, screaming in Ohio killings

Resident heard shots, screaming in Ohio killings

The father of six had only been police chief for three weeks. Kirkersville Elementary School was placed on lockdown as a result of the situation, 10TV reported. In a tweet , Governor John Kasich said he was "shocked & pained by the horrific shooting in Kirkersville". "Grateful for law enforcement's quick response". Read More

Aetna becomes latest insurer to flee ACA exchanges

Aetna becomes latest insurer to flee ACA exchanges

Regulators a year ago approved average rate increases in the individual market of 32.5 percent for Highmark and about 23 percent for Aetna . President Donald Trump has repeatedly predicted the demise of the law and its exchanges, and insurers are concerned about the fate of two provisions that keep the market working: a government subsidy that makes coverage more affordable, and a mandate that all people get insurance or pay a fine, which keeps costs lower by mixing healthy and sick people ... Read More

'Serial Street Shooter' Accused of 9 Murders

He made the claim in his first court appearance Monday night. The Associated Press reports that Saucedo faces a total of "26 felony counts of homicide, aggravated assault and drive-by-shooting". "As we turn over our investigation to the Maricopa County Attorney's Office for prosecution, we hope that our community will rest a little easier and that our officers will get a little more sleep knowing that the wheels of justice are finally in motion", Williams said. Read More

Hit by NASCAR penalty, Joey Logano says team doesn't cheat

Hit by NASCAR penalty, Joey Logano says team doesn't cheat

You have to find that edge and get right to it. "When you're a little bit over, we're sitting talking about what we are today". NASCAR announced Thursday morning a problem with Joey Logano's win in Richmond last weekend. Separately, Team Penske is appealing a three-race suspension on the crew chief for teammate Brad Keselowski. We don't work that way at Team Penske, try to stay on the up and up and push the things to where we can. Read More

Chicago police officers reportedly wounded in shooting

Chicago police officers reportedly wounded in shooting

A leading European human rights official says that influence coming from governments and the rapid development of new technologies are among key challenges facing public broadcasters, which he said are among the. The newspaper reported that more than 30 shootings believed to have been tied to semi-automatic rifles occurred there and in neighboring Brighton Park during a recent nine-month period. Read More

Trump's tax plan could cost an estimated $5.5 trillion

These are the people who have been left behind by an increasingly globalized economy. "If a taxpayer has a choice between paying at a 15 percent top rate versus a 35 percent rate, the taxpayer and their tax planners will be working feverishly to take advantage of the 15 percent rate", said J. Read More

Severe Thunderstorms Drop Hail in South Dallas Wednesday Morning

Severe Thunderstorms Drop Hail in South Dallas Wednesday Morning

A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued until 1 p.m Wednesday. There is another change of storms across Oklahoma on Friday afternoon through Saturday. Heavy rain is possible this weekend and a flash flooding threat may even emerge by Sunday as some areas will receive as much as three inches of rain. Read More

Obama Takes $400K Fee To Speak At Investment Bank's Conference

Obama Takes $400K Fee To Speak At Investment Bank's Conference

On "Outnumbered" today, Meghan McCain said she would love to see how some on the far-left are reacting to Obama's apparent about-face on Wall Street. If anyone thought Hillary Clinton made a fortune off her speeches, they'll find it hard to believe what Obama's rate is. Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama stand to make tens of millions of dollars in honorariums. Read More

Senate confirms Perdue as secretary of agriculture

Secretary of Agriculture by fellow Georgian and Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Clarence Thomas at the Supreme Court building. "I think he brings a lot to the table for producers in the United States, and specifically for producers right here in Central Illinois", said Uphoff, who serves as district 11 director for the Illinois Farm Bureau representing DeWitt, Piatt, Macon, Shelby, Moultrie and Christian counties. Read More

Canadian minister looking forward to Trump trade talks

Canada also imposes import tariffs on ultra-filtered milk, a protein liquid concentrate used to make cheese. U.S. President Donald Trump called out Canada amid a brewing trade spat in the dairy industry. "Ultimately governors and people in the states recognize the importance of our relationship and that it's two-way, and we are going to continue to build on that", McNeil said. Read More

Bernie Sanders calls Hillary Clinton

Bernie Sanders calls Hillary Clinton "I'm with her" slogan phony

There would be no victory to celebrate. The book is the second collaboration for Allen and Parnes, who in 2014 authored HRC , a detailed account of Clinton's tenure at the helm of the state department, in anticipation of her second presidential run. Read More

Ranking the NFL's five worldwide games in 2017

Ranking the NFL's five worldwide games in 2017

The 2017 Jets schedule is here and. well.it's not exactly easy. The Panthers made the Super Bowl in 2015. Or are you just flipping on the TV and falling asleep from tryptophan? Then the Patriots, Cardinals, Broncos , Panthers and Packers featured in four of the next five Thursday games. Read More

New Executive Order Addresses H-1B Visas

Neil Bradley, senior vice-president and Chief Policy Officer of the US Chamber of Commerce, said , "Economic growth requires a skilled workforce, so it should be a priority to make sure American workers have the skills required to fill open jobs with American companies". Read More

Butler signs, but could be dealt

Butler signs, but could be dealt

If Buffalo does not decide to match, then New England will have to send over a fifth-round pick as compensation for Gillislee's tender. As Doug Kyed of NESN noted, no offer sheet has been made, and the transaction allows the team to discuss trades. Read More

Lawyers for first-known 'Dreamer' deported under Trump file lawsuit

According to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, these convictions do not disqualify him from DACA protections. Juan Manuel Montes told USA Today that after visiting his girlfriend in Calexico, California on February 17, he was approached by U.S. Read More

Military helicopter crashes in southern Maryland

Two crew members were then airlifted from the scene, both to Shock Trauma in Baltimore. Their names will be released once their families are notified, the Army said . The UH-60 Blackhawk is an Army utility helicopter used in air assault, air cavalry and aero-medical evacuation units. "You could just hear the rotors hitting trees", Harvey said of the landing. Read More

Akron Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt is this Saturday

Akron Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt is this Saturday

Early German writings from the 1500s mention the legend of the Easter Bunny. 18th Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Lee-Fendall House :From Friday through Easter Sunday, the Lee-Fendall House Museum & Garden (614 Oronoco St., Alexandria) will hold its 18th annual Easter Egg hunt , with hundreds of colorful, toy-filled Easter eggs. Read More

Trump security adviser urges Russia to rethink Syria support

So Trump's decision to launch the strikes - an action President Barack Obama declined to take after a 2013 chemical attack - has raised optimism among rebels that Trump will more directly confront Assad. American and Russian officials traded barbs over the increasingly tense situation in Syria on Tuesday, with Russian President Vladimir Putin claiming the USA would fake the additional use of chemical weapons to justify further military action and the White House sharing intelligence that ... Read More

Francesa: Refs Ruined NCAA Championship Game

Francesa: Refs Ruined NCAA Championship Game

And then there was the officiating crew, deemed by the NCAA as its top three officials in the country. "It was a slugfest out there", Gonzaga head coach Mark Few said. I swear to goodness, that's not what I'm thinking. "I think I had one of them that was huge and we had some that were just bad turnovers, but at the end of the day, for us to have four and them have 14, that's pretty big for us". Read More

Trump hits golf course with Sen. Rand Paul

A top adviser to President Donald Trump has urged the defeat of a MI congressman and member of a conservative group of U.S. House lawmakers who derailed the White House on legislation to repeal and replace the Obama-era health care law. "Conversations continue to take place, but I would downplay anything beyond that", a senior source familiar with the health care debate told CNN. We are going to have great health care in this country. Read More

U.S. Dairy Industry Appeals to Trump as Canada Curbs Purchases

It's unclear how the USA will respond. "For every seven days that we're producing dairy products, one of those days is used in the export market, and this shows what happens when you lose part of that export market". "American companies have invested in new equipment and asked dairy farmers to supply the milk to meet demand in the Canadian dairy market". The other point of view is that Canada is simply trying to stabilize its domestic dairy industry by setting laws within its own borders. Read More

White House invites lawmakers to see intelligence material

White House invites lawmakers to see intelligence material

Devin Nunes, who heads the House intelligence committee. The Times reported Thursday that Ezra Cohen-Watnick, according to several current USA officials, was one of two sources who provided Nunes with the intelligence. This action was a clear breach of the separation of powers-congressional committees, like that chaired by Nunes, are supposed to exercise oversight of executive branch activities, not report to the executive branch in secret. Read More

Johnson heads final four at Match Play

Johnson heads final four at Match Play

He's played only 14 official rounds of golf this year because a hairline fracture in a rib sidelined him for seven weeks. Rahm beat American Bill Haas 3&2 in their semi-final and will become the youngest ever victor of a WGC event if he can overcome Johnson in the 18-hole final. Read More

Federal judge in Virginia disagrees with Hawaii judge, upholds Trump travel ban

Federal judge in Virginia disagrees with Hawaii judge, upholds Trump travel ban

The Council on American-Islamic Relations brought the case to the U.S. Court for the Eastern District of Virginia in Alexandria. Both judges cited comments Trump made on the campaign trail, stating he would ban all Muslims from entering the country. Read More

Sen. Chuck Schumer says Democrats will filibuster Gorsuch's nomination

There's precedent for that: In 1991, Democrats had the votes to filibuster Clarence Thomas but didn't, and he was confirmed by a vote of only 52-48, which just happens to be the split between Republicans and Democrats in the current Senate. Read More