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Clemson associate athletic director found dead near home

Deputies, K-9's and horses began searching for Henderson after he was reported missing Monday evening from his West Church Road home in Easley, according to the Anderson County Sheriff's Office . O...

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Girl sends tricky maths homework to police and gets surprising response

Girl sends tricky maths homework to police and gets surprising response

OH resident Lena Draper reached out to the Marion Police Department via Facebook message with her plea, and they quickly came to her aid. "Could you help me?" "I need a little help with my homew...

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2nd brush fire breaks out on Green Mountain in Jefferson County

A Fort Carson firefighter was treated for minor injuries. A news alert from the N.C Forest Service reported that 134 acres have burned on Cold Mountain as of Sunday afternoon. I hope nobody was in t...

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Pence to NATO: You'd better step up your game by Christmas, folks

Pence to NATO: You'd better step up your game by Christmas, folks

The former national security adviser admitted that he briefed Pence and other White House officials with "incomplete information". "And with regard to Ukraine, the United States will continue to hol...

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Trains crash outside Philadelphia; no immediate reports of life-threatening injuries

Trains crash outside Philadelphia; no immediate reports of life-threatening injuries

Tuesday. Victory Avenue also was shut down near the incident, police said. One train appeared to have crashed into the rear of another train - one train was inbound the other outbound, police said. Pl...

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Trump names Lt. Gen. HR McMaster as newNational Security Advisor

Trump names Lt. Gen. HR McMaster as newNational Security Advisor

As a younger officer, McMaster attained cult-like status within the military after the publication of his 1997 book " Dereliction of Duty: Lyndon Johnson, Robert McNamara, The Joint Chiefs of Staff, a...

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Brown's 3 lifts Miami over No. 18 Virginia, 54-48 in OT

Malcolm Brogdon's National Basketball Association career is just taking off, but the promising rookie has already etched his name into Virginia history. "But it would've been good to have a nice feeli...

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Mom sends son unusual care package to teach him a lesson

Mom sends son unusual care package to teach him a lesson

Connor agreed that the trash care package was well deserved. "I called my mom and we talked about it". "Did you send me the wrong package?" "It was a bunch of trash, tissues [and] soda cans". A girl...

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Governor Cooper's budget to propose more teacher pay

Governor Cooper's budget to propose more teacher pay

During that time teachers would get average raises of 10 percent. "Republicans raised teacher pay while cutting taxes and providing relief to hard-working North Carolinians, so we hope the details of ...

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Mugabe has no plans to step down despite turning 93

Mugabe has no plans to step down despite turning 93

President Mugabe said this in view of the fact that Trump has so far not articulated his policy towards Zimbabwe, let alone Africa. We all are still learning who President Trump is, but his America ...

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Events in Boston mark centennial of John F. Kennedy's birth

Kennedy will be dedicated on Presidents Day. U.S.P.S. Art director Derry Noyes designed the stamp. The stamp will be on sale in USA post offices starting Tuesday. He was the nation's first Catholi...

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Iraqi forces close in Mosul airport

Iraqi government forces have started their offensive aimed at capturing the western half of Mosul, Isis's last big urban stronghold in the country. "We are racing against the clock to prepare emerge...

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Dresser takes over Cyclone wrestling program

Dresser takes over Cyclone wrestling program

Dresser has accepted a job at Iowa State University and will be relieved of his coaching duties immediately. Dresser - who led the Hokies to a fourth-place finish at the NCAA Tournament past year, t...

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Sunday liquor store sales approved by Minnesota House

Sunday liquor store sales approved by Minnesota House

The bill (HF30) was chief authored by Republican Representative, Jenifer Loon. House members voted 70-56 a year ago against dumping the law, giving supporters of the legislation hope because of the ma...

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Driver arrested after crashing into cruisers in high-speed, wrong-way chase

Driver arrested after crashing into cruisers in high-speed, wrong-way chase

The chase ended at Route 44 and Interstate 495 in Middleborough. State Police did issue a warning to Route 3 drivers at one point to be on the lookout for the speeding vehicle. A police chase in MA ...

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Joey Logano wins NASCAR's Clash

Kyle Busch finished second, following by Alex Bowman and Danica Patrick. When you have two of NASCAR's best restrictor plate racers in a virtual mano-a-mano tussle in an exhibition event where point...

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Essendon Airport plane crash: Five believed on board in DFO aircraft crash

It's understood the Beechcraft aircraft was a charter plane heading to King Island, when it made two mayday calls some time before 9am. Essendon Airport is a small airfield mainly used by light plan...

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People Pass JFK Security Checkpoint Without Screening, Officials Say

People Pass JFK Security Checkpoint Without Screening, Officials Say

An airport official said the security canvass was completed at 9:05 a.m. and both officials said the passengers are assumed to have boarded flights. The security lapse occurred at the Jet Blue termi...

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Woman Jumps On Man Attacking Police Officer

Woman Jumps On Man Attacking Police Officer

The woman called police for more assistance before jumping on Bennett's back, officials said . Williams-Tillman called 911, but when the man began to assault the officer with his own baton, she jum...

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National Parks offering fee-free day in celebration of President's Day

National Parks offering fee-free day in celebration of President's Day

The Presidents Day free entry day is one of 10 free entry days planned throughout 2017. Still searching for something to do on Presidents Day? Okay, trivia mavens, answer this riddler: How many n...

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Three shot, including 2 cops, after report of traffic collision in Whittier

They "think they're there to help, next thing they know they have this guy shooting at them", Lt. John Corina said. When police arrived, the suspect started firing, according to Corina. A long gun was...

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Father and son killed in Fayette County crash

Father and son killed in Fayette County crash

Neither man was reportedly wearing a seatbelt. Alabama Law Enforcement told the media outlet that alcohol was a factor in father and son's deaths.

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Possible tornado reported in San Antonio; more than 100 homes damaged

The wind and rain damaged roughly four dozen homes near Linda Drive and in addition, the storms ripped off roofs and bent a stop sign in half. More than 100 structures were damaged in the north side...

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Oroville Lake Levels Drop; Spillway Work Continues; Officials Prepare For Rain

Oroville Lake Levels Drop; Spillway Work Continues; Officials Prepare For Rain

Army Corps of Engineers flood control regulations. The bill by Marc Levine, D-Greenbrae, would require the California Department of Water Resources to perform annual physical inspections of auxiliar...

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Rex Tillerson fires top officials at State Department

Rex Tillerson fires top officials at State Department

Mr Tillerson met Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on the sidelines of a G20 meeting in Germany as part of his first foreign trip in his new job. As one might imagine, Russian media has had thei...

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John Oliver takes aim at Putin and Russian Federation in Last Week Tonight

John Oliver takes aim at Putin and Russian Federation in Last Week Tonight

As Oliver says, "It's a bit weird that [Trump] has been objectively nicer to Vladimir Putin than to Meryl Streep". After elaborately pointing out how Trump is basically the ideal propagandist for Pu...

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President's Day: What's Open And What's Closed

President's Day: What's Open And What's Closed

National parks throughout the country annually waive entrance fees on Presidents Day. Lincoln's birthday was an official holiday for California state employees until 2009, when it was eliminated alo...

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Secret Service investigating incident after rock thrown at Trump's motorcade in Florida

Secret Service investigating incident after rock thrown at Trump's motorcade in Florida

According to WPTV, police and Secret Service agents were gathered at an intersection on Southern Boulevard and were seeking security camera footage at nearby stores. Trump's son Eric denied sugges...

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Trump Rips 'Fake News' Media Again Ahead of Florida Rally

He told the crowd cheering for him in a state that he won that the media did not want "to report the truth" and had their own agenda. "I will always stay true to myself and be truthful to you, no ...

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Denver weather forecast for today, February 16: Really warm

Denver weather forecast for today, February 16: Really warm

Winds will be northerly at 5 miles per hour with highs in the mid and upper 70s. Sunday night: Mostly clear and dry. Another smaller chance for rain comes Monday night into Tuesday as the uppe...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation not expected to pursue charges against Flynn

Federal Bureau of Investigation not expected to pursue charges against Flynn

The backlash to the revelation was swift, culminating in Flynn's forced resignation on Monday. The Russian government is a US adversary, and unauthorized contact between a USA citizen and a Russia...

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Restaurant Fires Employees Who Took Part in 'Day Without Immigrants'

Restaurant Fires Employees Who Took Part in 'Day Without Immigrants'

The spokesperson said the group was "upset they stood for something they felt was necessary so the community would stand together, and they were terminated for that". Only in America... perhaps they...

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Southern California Slammed By Storm, Causing Flooding & Mudslides

Southern California Slammed By Storm, Causing Flooding & Mudslides

Two vehicles fell into a 20-foot sinkhole in Studio City Friday and firefighters had to rescue one woman who escaped her auto but was found standing on her overturned vehicle. Cheri Azevedo said her g...

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Multiple Victims Found Slain in Peabody Home

Multiple Victims Found Slain in Peabody Home

When troopers responded to the house, they found multiple murder victims inside. A spokeswoman for the Essex District Attorney's Office said the bodies were found Sunday after a woman ran out of the...

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Amber Alert issued for 9-month-old boy in Missouri

Amber Alert issued for 9-month-old boy in Missouri

Police said the father has not been located at this time. The abduction happened at 2200 Woodson Road in Overland , Missouri at 11:35 a.m., according to the Missouri Highway Patrol. "Pullen is 5'11...

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