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by | April 21, 2017 | 16:42

Lucy Jones-Phillips, a 31-year-old insurance representative and Democrat, acknowledged she doesn't vote in every election, but said she voted for Thompson because she wanted to ensure supporters of Gov. Thompson, is spending the final day of campaigning before Tuesday's election talking directly to voters. The contest began with Pompeo's January 23 departure from Congress, which attracted little national attention until the start of April.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:26

Wei-Yin Chen and Brad Ziegler combined on eight hitless innings. Seattle starter Yovani Gallardo (0-2) allowed four runs and nine hits. (He walked two and hit a batter). Paxton has not allowed an earned run in his first 21 innings. But it was Suzuki providing a bit of nostalgia with a solo home run on the first pitch of the ninth inning, in possibly his final at-bat at Safeco Field where he anchored right field and the top of Seattle's batting order for 11½ seasons.

by | April 21, 2017 | 03:13

The court may be even more reluctant to do so now with new Justice Neil Gorsuch on board, especially because Gorsuch could be thrust into the uncomfortable position of taking a decisive and public death penalty stand very early in his tenure.

by | April 20, 2017 | 10:27

A 6th Judicial Court judge has ruled that the State of Arkansas can't use of one of the drugs used in the execution's three-drug cocktail. A third man has received a stay from a federal judge over issues with his clemency schedule. Lawyers for the inmates were not immediately available after the U.S. Supreme Court ruling. Last week, a federal judge in Little Rock blocked the executions, citing concerns with the sedative midazolam that has been used in problematic executions in other states.

by | April 20, 2017 | 10:10

They said you couldn't do it". Mark Daniels of the Providence Journal counted 34 absences from the Patriots roster and all had their own reasons for not being there. I don't know about you, but something about this story feels a little familiar. The two pictures appear to show far fewer Patriots celebrating with President Trump.

by | April 20, 2017 | 10:00

In seven innings, he did not allow a hit. Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager, who congratulated Ichiro as he rounded the bases, said: "You don't want to see your opponent hit a home run, but at that moment, that was pretty special". LEADING OFF: Yankees go for 9th straight win, Thames on homer run for Brewers, Ausmus off to another strong start for Tigers. J.T. Realmuto followed with a ground single through the right side that moved Gordon to third, and Gordon scored on Christian Yelich's ...

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:49

The Merrell name is famous worldwide thanks to the global success of the Merrell Boot company that Randy helped found with John Schweitzer and Clark Matis in 1981. 'If they can get to a spot where they cannot be in the water and stay warm, she's got the skills needed to get them through it. "We are grateful to the people working around the clock and continue to be hopeful", the company said in a message shared on social media.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:46

Viewers of Fox News are taking to social media to express outrage over the announced ouster of their most popular host. Up to four million viewers watched "The O'Reilly Factor" each evening, making it the most-watched cable TV program in 2016 and generating $446 million in ad revenues for Fox between 2014 and a year ago, according to a study carried out by Kantar Media.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:39

Protesters gather outside the state Capitol building on Friday, April 14, 2017, in Little Rock, Ark., to voice their opposition to Arkansas' seven upcoming executions . However, after their lawyers argued they were mentally unfit to face execution, the Supreme Court issued a last-minute stay. The executions were set for this month because Arkansas' supply of midazolam expires on May 1.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:36

South Carolina's gas tax of 16.75 cents a gallon is second-lowest in the nation and hasn't been raised since 1987. "It is now time for the Senate to act". "We've got a monumental day", Justice said, opening his remarks. This is the third year that a proposal to increase the state's 16.75-cent-a-gallon gas tax has stalled in the S.C.

by | April 20, 2017 | 08:48

And Saturday's nationwide protests on Saturday, April 15 - typically tax day, although not this year - spurred Trump's presidential motorcade to avoid protesters in West Palm Beach, Florida. Being under audit does not prohibit tax returns from being released. "Now Tax Returns are brought up again?" he tweeted earlier Monday. "I'm sure a careful tax attorney would advise him not to disclose it in the middle of an audit", Joseph Thorndike, director of the Tax History Project at Tax Analysts, ...

by | April 20, 2017 | 07:57

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in South Korea at the start of a 10-day trip to Asia that comes amid turmoil along the Korean Peninsula over North Korea's threats to advance its growing nuclear and defense capabilities. The show of strength comes amid mounting tension, with a USA aircraft carrier group steaming towards the region. For outside military analysts, though, the highlight is the weaponry that the North puts on display.

by | April 20, 2017 | 07:38

Supreme Court. But many Democrats argued that Gorsuch's record was too conservative and that he failed to answer key questions about his judicial record during his Senate hearing last month. Gorsuch's mother, Anne Gorsuch Burford, was the first female head of the EPA under President Ronald Reagan. "I want to congratulate Judge Gorsuch on this significant achievement".

by | April 20, 2017 | 07:36

The two aren't equivalent. A GOP plan in the House of Representatives Republican plan is pinned down under fire from the left and the right. When the topic came up during the town hall in Denair, Denham replied by saying he's "not going to ask the previous president that I served under to show his birth certificate any more than I would ask this president to show his taxes".

by | April 20, 2017 | 07:24

In Sacramento, records show, Muhammad went by several different names, including Kori McWallace, Cory Muhammad and Corey Allen Taylor. Fresno police chief Jerry Dyer said: 'These individuals who were chosen today did not do anything to deserve what they got.

by | April 20, 2017 | 07:24

Asa Hutchinson. Courts have generally seen newer forms of execution like lethal injection as more humane, potentially making it hard for states to argue that older methods like firing squads are better, said Richard Jaffe, an Alabama lawyer who has defended 60 people facing the death penalty.

by | April 20, 2017 | 06:45

Mitch Haniger's one-out double in the ninth inning saved the Mariners from the indignity of a no-hit loss. That said, they're just 1-4 in their last five games when playing the final game of a series and are 1-4 in their last five contests after scoring two runs or less in their previous game.

by | April 20, 2017 | 06:42

But at the same time , you have a regime in North Korea that has consistently done nuclear tests, shot missiles into the waters close to our allies, the trying to miniaturize nuclear weapons, put them on submarines, trying to get intercontinental ballistic missiles.

by | April 20, 2017 | 06:42

Bill O'Reilly has for years been Fox's most valuable on-air talent. The company said Wednesday that it had parted ways with longtime host Bill O'Reilly after a "thorough and careful review of allegations against him". Tucker Carlson will take over his 8 p.m. ET time slot. The New York Times reports that an African-American woman - who remains anonymous - came forward this week with allegations of her own, saying O'Reilly would at various times grunt like a "wild boar" at her desk, ...

by | April 20, 2017 | 06:24

In light of the sexual-harassment allegations made against O'Reilly - the same thing that led to Ailes's ouster last summer - 21st Century Fox Inc., the network's parent company, announced the 67-year-old host's departure on Wednesday afternoon.

by | April 20, 2017 | 06:21

As the pace of planting slows, attention will shift to crop conditions during the growing season as the market tries to anticipate the crop size. National Weather Service Meteorologist Andrew Ansorge says a cold front will enter the state Tuesday.

by | April 20, 2017 | 06:15

Chaffetz's district is among the most Republican in the country, and the lawmaker has won reelection with at least 70 percent of the vote four times in a row, Politico reported . Notwithstanding the comments in the article above, Chaffetz represents a solidly Republican district so it's likely that whoever manages to win the Republican nomination to replace him will end up winning the General Election in 2018.

by | April 20, 2017 | 05:52

Also factor in House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes's disclosure in a March 22 press conference that the names of Trump campaign or transition officials were demasked from NSA reports that had nothing to do with Russian Federation or alleged wrongdoing by the Trump campaign.

by | April 20, 2017 | 05:42

Disney's live-action remakes of animated classics have proven both popular and lucrative, so not surprisingly, they keep attracting well-known talent. Could the former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air be the man tasked with taking on the role of the Genie in the upcoming live-action remake of Aladdin? Aladdin joins other live-action adaptation musicals, including the most recent, Beauty and the Beast , which has grossed $1 billion worldwide.

by | April 20, 2017 | 05:33

The US military and intelligence community has intercepted communications featuring Syrian military and chemical experts talking about preparations for the sarin attack in Idlib last week, a senior US official tells CNN. Looking at the resolution's supporters sitting around the horseshoe-shaped table in the Security Council, he said: "You are afraid of an impartial investigation" that the Syrian government was being blamed for chemical weapons attacks carried out by extremists.

by | April 20, 2017 | 05:28

Forecasters said the depression will remain weak and be absorbed Thursday by a larger low pressure system. The 2017 Atlantic tropical storm and hurricane names list starts with Arlene and ends with Whitney. The storm had peak winds of 35 miles per hour. Subtropical systems tend to be less organized, and lack the tell-tale shape of a tropical storm or hurricane.

by | April 20, 2017 | 05:12

Her remarks follow similar comments made by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence , back at Monday's joint press-conference with South Korea's acting president Hwang Gyo-ahn. Pence on Wednesday also restated the US commitment to a peaceful resolution to the DPRK's missile and nuclear programs but intimated that it would be no pushover.

by | April 20, 2017 | 05:15

University spokesman Dan Mogulof said that posters went up on campus last week threatening disruption of the event and officials discovered "targeted threats" on various websites indicating the possibility of planned violence. In its letter, the university said the students and officials could work together to reschedule the event for a later date. Berkeley officials said that they were not canceling Coulter's appearance because of her controversial views.

by | April 20, 2017 | 05:10

She was hammered by Republican foes in the runoff who aligned themselves with Trump - raising the prospect that those Trump voters could skip the runoff entirely. And while it was clear many of his supporters saw his candidacy as a way to send a shockwave to the Trump White House, Ossoff himself rarely mentioned the president directly.

by | April 20, 2017 | 05:05

Perry Thurston, a Fort Lauderdale Democrat who witnessed Artiles' exchange with Gibson and tried to get Artiles to reconsider his crass language before the conversation got out of hand. Artiles apologized Tuesday, but some Democrats began demanding his resignation. And despite apologizing to Gibson in front of the entire Senate Wednesday, Artiles is facing growing calls to resign.

by | April 20, 2017 | 05:04

Pittsburg, Kan., and Pittsburg State will hold the Division II indoor track championships in 2019 and 2022. The 2015 game between Northwest and Shepherd hosted 16,181 fans, the most ever for a Division II championship. "The NCAA understands that Kansas City is the ideal site for the football national championship game", MIAA Comissioner Mike Racy said in a statement.

by | April 20, 2017 | 04:56

But the former National Football League star had a victory in court today as a jury found him not guilty of murdering two men in a separate 2012 shooting. He said Hernandez later opened fire on the men's auto as they waited at a stoplight. Hernandez denied killing the men. For her part, Jenkins told the media she was "very happy" after the proceedings.

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:17

Based on the Facebook postings and Muhammad's exclamation Tuesday, police reached out to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about the shootings, Dyer said. Sayed Ali Ghazvini, imam of the Islamic Cultural Center of Fresno, said Muhammad was not a member of his congregation and he did not recognize him.

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:17

The high school student from Orofino, Idaho, who went missing after prom Saturday night has been located . Police said they located Perez based on a tip. Perez' tuxedo jacket, broken cell phone and one shoe was found near the vehicle he had taken to the dance. Police, using a K-9 officer, indicated he may have walked from where the prom was being held to a nearby parking lot along U.S.

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:04

The school was intent on allowing him his right to free speech, until threats of violence forced the school to cancel the event out of concerns for public safety. As one of the internet users cleverly noted, Spencer says everything the KKK men or nazis would, not using "jew" or the n-word. He has advocated a "peaceful ethnic cleansing", where people who are not of European descent voluntarily leave the United States.