Sir Andy Murray reacts to knighthood

British Olympic gold medal victor Mo Farah has been given a knighthood in the New Year's honours list Mr Farah, 33, described it as a dream come true. "I don't know, I feel too young for something like that". Ennis-Hill added silver in Rio to her g... More..

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Brazil police question wife of missing Greek ambassador
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Brazil police question wife of missing Greek ambassador

Amiridis had been on vacation with his family in Nova Iguacu, on Rio's north side, since December 21 and had been due to fly back to Brasilia on January 9, a Greek embassy official told Agence France-Presse. ...More..

Philadelphia Area Teens Organize Mall Riot on Snapchat
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Philadelphia Area Teens Organize Mall Riot on Snapchat

One of the three teens has been in trouble with mall security in the past. Another witness told Fox 29 that "multiple fights" broke out, including both males and females. The other two were 15. Hundreds o...More..

Washington State Cougars Fall to Minnesota in Holiday Bowl 17-12
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Washington State Cougars Fall to Minnesota in Holiday Bowl 17-12

The Gophers were without 10 players, who were suspended after the school conducted an investigation in an alleged sexual assault back in September. Washington State coach Mike Leach said his offense "unrave...More..

Lester Jones found guilty in Grand Junction murder of Paige Birgfeld
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Lester Jones found guilty in Grand Junction murder of Paige Birgfeld

The first trial began in July of 2016. Birgfeld's body was found by a hiker in 2012, and Jones was charged with her murder more than two years later. According to one of her fellow escorts, Jones requested an...More..

by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Appleton area mall evacuated after call for welfare check

Grand Chute Police are looking for a suspect after Fox River Mall was evacuated Tuesday night following potential active shooter situation. There have been no reports of injuries and further details on the na...More..

Alert Uber driver saves girl from alleged sex traffickers
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Alert Uber driver saves girl from alleged sex traffickers

Officers arrived quickly, and Avila gave them the number of the room he saw the women walk into. NBC identified the suspects as Destiny Pettway , 25, and Maria Westley , 31, citing an official with the El...More..

Aaron Hernandez got tattoos to commemorate his murders
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Aaron Hernandez got tattoos to commemorate his murders

That collision angered Hernandez and triggered the killings, prosecutors say. Jurors at Aaron Hernandez's upcoming double murder trial shouldn't hear about his tattoos or text messages sent to his sports agen...More..

by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Two Texas Guardsmen Killed in Helicopter Crash

The U.S Coast Guard confirmed two people were on board. Officials will attempt to recover as much of the wreckage as possible. The National Guard has not yet officially released the names of the soldiers killed...More..

China's Shanghai Shenhua signs Carlos Tevez from Boca Juniors
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

China's Shanghai Shenhua signs Carlos Tevez from Boca Juniors

Tevez returned to Argentina a year ago after a decade in Europe. Various reports peg Tevez's two-year deal to earn him $752,000 per week, which comes out to about $40 million a year. It later came to light ...More..

by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Suspect arrested linked to Berlin attacker released

Anis Amri, a Tunisian, first arrived in Europe by boat to the Italian island of Lampedusa in 2011, and was shot dead by police in Milan four days after the December 19 attack in Berlin . This was announced ear...More..

by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Colombia approves amnesty for thousands of FARC rebels

As FARC rebels prepare to demobilize, Colombia's Senate and Lower House on Wednesday passed an amnesty bill protecting the group's guerrilla fighters from persecution for minor crimes committed during the count...More..

State builds momentum throughout season en route to Texas Bowl victory
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

State builds momentum throughout season en route to Texas Bowl victory

This was arguably its best performance of the season. For the third year in a row, they limped to an 8-5 finish having lost five of their final seven games. And the edge in a dispute with Kansas State cornerb...More..

'I will make you bleed' - Duterte
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

'I will make you bleed' - Duterte

Duterte said that he possess no actual evidence of these claims, but went on by stating that the Central Intelligence Agency are most likely involved as they have a reputation for decades now in fiddling with ...More..

NYPD to Allow Sikhs to Wear Turbans, Grow Beards
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

NYPD to Allow Sikhs to Wear Turbans, Grow Beards

Reports stated that for the Sikh officers in the department to wear turbans, they must seek prior approval and should wear a navy blue turban with the NYPD insignia on it. Syed was reinstated in June, though hi...More..

Blowing and lake-effect snow part of weather advisory for West Michigan
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Blowing and lake-effect snow part of weather advisory for West Michigan

They can gust to 25 miles per hour Thursday night and up to 30 miles per hour Friday. High temperatures will be in the low 40s. That being said, don't expect a whole lot of snow to replace all that has melt...More..

Richmond's minimum wage increases to $12.30/hour on January 1
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Richmond's minimum wage increases to $12.30/hour on January 1

INDICATIONS have emerged that the clamour for upward review of new national minimum wage by organized labour, may be long in coming, as there is no provision for it in the Federal Government budget proposal now...More..

Visit Virginia State Parks for free this New Year
by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Visit Virginia State Parks for free this New Year

These guided hikes are led by rangers, naturalists and volunteers, and showcase the beauty and some of the unique natural features of each park while encouraging hiking as a healthy and cheap activity for all...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

West Virginia Nonprofit Director Fired After Calling Michelle Obama 'Ape In Heels'

Democratic Governor Earl Ray Tomblin's office said the state had secured an agreement under which the Appalachian Area Agency on Aging will manage the CCDC for six months. The Appalachian Area Agency on Aging...More..

Salvation Army giving improves but still down
by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Salvation Army giving improves but still down

While the iconic red kettles left storefronts on Christmas Eve, select Kroger locations will host bell ringers and kettles throughout the year. "The rest of the week should bring in around the $2,000-$5,000 r...More..