• Gunman in custody after almost 6-hour highway standoff
Gunman in custody after almost 6-hour highway standoff

Traffic is being diverted at Luna Pier. Michigan State Police say hostage negotiators are talking with a suicidal suspect on I-75 near Laplaisance Rd.in Monroe County. Shortly after the check, the subject fled from deputies in a black Dodge Journey and took off down I-75. During the hours-long standoff, police closed both the north and southbou...

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  • Channing Tatum stops by North Carolina Sunoco station, dances with clerk
Channing Tatum stops by North Carolina Sunoco station, dances with clerk

Late in the video, Beatrice turns up the music and the duo host a dance party behind the counter in a sweet exchange. "Lock up the Sunoco and let's go", Tatum told a store employee named Beatrice on the video. Many have been hoping the trip would include a stop at Charlotte Motor Speedway, where " Logan Lucky " was set and partly filmed. Tatum is...

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  • Bill O'Reilly to Make Appearance on CNN
Bill O'Reilly to Make Appearance on CNN

Smerconish served as the primary fill-in host for O'Reilly's now-defunct syndicated radio program for five years. During his 21 years years at Fox, O'Reilly was an aggressive critic of what he derided as the "left-wing media", routinely attacking CNN, MSNBC and others for purported bias.

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  • US, Japan conduct air exercises near Korean peninsula
US, Japan conduct air exercises near Korean peninsula

A B-1B bomber squadron from Ellsworth was recently deployed to Guam and two of the bombers took part in this week's aerial show of force over the Korean peninsula. The pilot is not identified by name for security considerations. North Korea's military threatened Wednesday to launch an intermediate-range ballistic missile attack on "areas near...

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  • Tractor Trailer Accident Covers Interstate In Little Rock With Frozen Pizzas
Tractor Trailer Accident Covers Interstate In Little Rock With Frozen Pizzas

The lorry reportedly hit an overpass on the Interstate 30, near Little Rock, where it shed its precious load of frozen Tombstone pepperoni pizzas, to the horror of Italian food enthusiasts everywhere . There's free pizza" Me: "uh pizza? 'But there's a lot of frozen pizzas laying out on the interstate, ' he said. The eastbound lanes were reopened...

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  • Police Urge Extra Caution Around School Buses
Police Urge Extra Caution Around School Buses

Students in southwest Indiana will soon be heading back to school and Indiana State Police would like to remind everyone the importance of watching for students and for stopping for school buses while they are loading and/or unloading children.

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  • Extremely rare 13 million-year-old primate skull found
Extremely rare 13 million-year-old primate skull found

It is thought to be the most complete fossil ape skull ever discovered and dates from the Middle Miocene period, a crucial point in the evolutionary history of apes and humans. Scientists say a nearby volcano buried the forest where the baby ape lived, preserving the fossil. The fossil is the skull of an infant, and it is the most complete extinc...

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  • Seoul shares open lower amid tensions over North Korea
Seoul shares open lower amid tensions over North Korea

Chung Eui-yong (L), chief of the Presidential National Security Office and chairman of the National Security Council standing committee, sits tight-lipped in a weekly meeting of top presidential aides held at the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae on August 10, 2017.

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  • Percent Would Support Postponing the 2020 Election
Percent Would Support Postponing the 2020 Election

Trump notoriously refused in the final weeks of the campaign to say whether he support the outcome of the election no matter what. Maine's Republican governor says the state's secretary of state is making a mistake by denying a request for voter data made by a Trump commission.

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  • John Kerry reassures Kenyans vote was not rigged
John Kerry reassures Kenyans vote was not rigged

But the attempt failed. Election observers on Thursday described the recent Presidential and parliamentary polls in Kenya as credible. Musalia Mudavadi claimed Thursday that the opposition has "complete data" from election commission servers showing that Odinga has a lead of several hundred thousand votes over President Uhuru Kenyatta .

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  • Valley congressman rebukes Trump's 'reckless' response to North Korea threat
Valley congressman rebukes Trump's 'reckless' response to North Korea threat

He also told reporters: "I think what the president was doing was sending a strong message with language that [North Korean leader] Kim Jong-Un would understand, because he doesn't seem to understand diplomatic language". "This pressure campaign with North Korea is something we are all in agreement on", she said. The heated exchange between the ...

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  • Officials fired over New Orleans' response to torrential rain, flooding
Officials fired over New Orleans' response to torrential rain, flooding

Numerous schools are closing in anticipation of more storms and the Sewerage and Water Board's current low functionality. Grant offered his resignation today, just three days after severe flooding brought his department and the Mayor Landrieu's administration widespread criticism from residents who insisted that the city's drainage pumps could n...

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  • Stocks close lower, snap Dow 10-day winning streak
Stocks close lower, snap Dow 10-day winning streak

Eight of the 11 major S&P sectors were lower, with the consumer discretionary index's 0.59 percent fall leading the decliners. "Trump's response was aggressive and that's why the market turned lower", said Ken Polcari, Director of the NYSE floor division at ONeil Securities.

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  • ECP asks PML-N to replace Nawaz Sharif as party leader
ECP asks PML-N to replace Nawaz Sharif as party leader

Sharif's supporters showered rose petals on his vehicle and waved national and party flags, chanting: "My Lion, your lion, Nawaz Sharif , Nawaz Sharif" - the lion was Sharif's election symbol when he won the 2013 vote. Sharif, 67, resigned during his third stint as prime minister after the Supreme Court ruled on July 28 he should be disqualifie...

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  • Four Egyptian police killed in attack on patrol vehicle
Four Egyptian police killed in attack on patrol vehicle

Those attacks, which mainly took place in Sinai, have killed hundreds of soldiers and policemen as well as Coptic Christians. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief reporters. Last month, seven civilians, including two children, were killed when a auto bomb exploded near a military checkpoint in No...

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  • Trump Claims He Modernized America's Nuclear Arsenal in 7 Months
Trump Claims He Modernized America's Nuclear Arsenal in 7 Months

A larger issue with Trump's assurance: Experts unanimously said the US nuclear arsenal could not have improved to the extent Trump described in just over 200 days. "The potential for infrastructure improvement and job creation will be limitless and, to use an old chestnut, we'll be putting the "new" back into 'nuclear'".

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  • Brokers Add To Their Ratings On Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR)
Brokers Add To Their Ratings On Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR)

Stifel Nicolaus has " Hold " rating and $27 target. ( NYSE:ABX ), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold . Therefore 57% are positive. Fort Washington Inv Advsr Inc Oh reported 39,373 shares stake. 27, 2017. Cypress Capital invested in 0.19% or 7,115 shares. Investors watching recent action on shares of Harvard Bioscience Inc (HBIO) may be loo...

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  • US stocks slide amid heightened US-North Korea tensions
US stocks slide amid heightened US-North Korea tensions

The Dow Jones was down 0.3% in opening trade, declining to 22,016.8 and the wider S&P 500 index dropped 0.48% to 2,463.18. The S&P 500 has hadn't a single day move of more than 0.5 percent since mid-July and has fallen more than 1 percent only twice this year.

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  • West Nile virus found in Mitchell
West Nile virus found in Mitchell

In a brief statement, Perth County's public health inspector said West Nile activity has been low so far across the province. Trapping and testing of mosquitoes in Perth County began in June. However, they have been found in Bolingbrook, Joliet, New Lenox, Manhattan and Crete, he said. The agency urges St. Tammany residents to take precautions ...

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  • Married Trump aide Jason Miller fathered child on trail
Married Trump aide Jason Miller fathered child on trail

Miller, who also purportedly confirmed the birth of his love child with the former Delgado, reportedly made amends with his wife who, "astonishingly, accepted the news" of her husband's baby outside of the marriage. Delgado dubbed the Post's story inaccurate, pointing to five "wrong facts" in the piece. Miller's wife gave birth in January, and he...

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