• Sunny and hot Saturday / Cooler Sunday
Sunny and hot Saturday / Cooler Sunday

Once the cold front passes on Sunday temperatures may slip and winds will increase. Now, strong north west winds will usher in much cooler temperatures today . It's a cold end to the week in the lower 30s but under partly. For Sunday , expect even warmer weather as gusty southwest winds help our high temperatures soar into the mid 70s by afte...

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  • Blizzard forecast predicts 12 to 16 inches of snow
Blizzard forecast predicts 12 to 16 inches of snow

Thursday , while winter weather advisories are active for Atlantic, Cape May and Cumberland counties from 8 a.m.to 2 p.m. Thursday . The winter storm has prompted officials to cancel more than 3,600 flights. Still, the city lifted its snow emergency at noon. My latest forecast shows Monmouth County picking up 4 to 7 inches, Ocean County se...

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  • No other country to be added to travel ban: Homeland Security Secretary
No other country to be added to travel ban: Homeland Security Secretary

It's very hard to truly vet these people in these countries, the seven countries. Kelly said the administration is considering requiring residents of the seven countries to provide lists of the websites they've visited and their passwords, to enable officials "to get on those websites to see what they're looking at".

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  • Handyman accused of child rape: 'I'm not evil'
Handyman accused of child rape: 'I'm not evil'

Matt Weintraub during a news conference on Monday. "The human race hasn't come up with words to describe what we saw in that trailer", Falls Township Police Lt. It's unclear whether any charges or further investigation stemmed from the discovery. His victims were both male and female and ranged in age from two to 10 years old.

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  • Higher education sees mixed bag in Gov. Tom Wolf's budget
Higher education sees mixed bag in Gov. Tom Wolf's budget

They were also concerned that Wolf made no mention of pensions. This morning, Governor Tom Wolf delivered his 2017-2018 budget address in Harrisburg. Running to Pennsylvania's roomy political middle may have benefits far beyond the consequences of the current budget debate. "I don't think anybody expects it to be pretty", said Terry Madonna, a po...

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  • Kelly Defends Immigration Order as Key Republican Knocks Rollout
Kelly Defends Immigration Order as Key Republican Knocks Rollout

The abrupt rollout of President Trump's executive order temporarily suspending immigration from seven terror-prone countries "is all on me", Homeland Security Secretary Jack Kelly told a congressional hearing on Tuesday. In his testimony today, Secretary Kelly called for expanded vetting of those seeking entry to our country including for refugees....

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  • Trump asks people to pray for Schwarzenegger, gets a response
Trump asks people to pray for Schwarzenegger, gets a response

It's been a total disaster. "The president used the National Prayer Breakfast to insult Arnold Schwarzenegger ". After riffing about the NBC reality show, Trump then moved into his remarks on religion, declaring that he hopes to be at the event "seven more times".

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  • Continue funding Planned Parenthood
Continue funding Planned Parenthood

At a press conference on Thursday, Tennessee Rep. Diane Black stated that the video highlighted the "urgent need to invest in women's healthcare over abortion by defunding Planned Parenthood", Life Site News reported . But following that, the group spent precious little space praising the achievements of notable black Americans (who had the grea...

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  • Alpine Police Find Remains Near Location College Student Went Missing
Alpine Police Find Remains Near Location College Student Went Missing

The remains will be sent off for identification. Fabian was the person who first reported Verk missing after he had claimed that he had not seen her for two days. Verk was featured in Dateline's Missing in America series shortly after she vanished. Fabian previously told investigators Verk left his home around 3 a.m.

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  • How Republicans' border taxes would hurt consumers
How Republicans' border taxes would hurt consumers

Like the value-added taxation system that numerous European countries employ, the border adjustment system serves as a means of altering consumption tax. Economists expect that to happen because demand would go up for US products overseas and demand would go down for imported products in America. Lower prices would attract more foreign buyers, who'...

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  • Whoopi Goldberg to Berkeley rioters: 'You're not helping'
Whoopi Goldberg to Berkeley rioters: 'You're not helping'

He tells the story of the police failing to disperse the mob or make arrests despite destruction of property and physical violence causing injury to bystanders and his own harrowing evacuation, and then the discussion of free speech being violated in systematic fashion by the Left begins.

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  • Ronald Gasser indicted with 2nd degree murder of Joe McKnight
Ronald Gasser indicted with 2nd degree murder of Joe McKnight

However, the charge can be brought if a grand jury believes someone meant to kill or cause great bodily harm. Gasser admitted to killing McKnight. Judge June Darensburg from the 24th Judicial District Court increased Gasser's bond to $750,000 following his indictment.

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  • Pruitt Nomination As EPA Administrator Moves Forward
Pruitt Nomination As EPA Administrator Moves Forward

But this time, the Committee's chair, Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), declared that the Committee would vote to suspend its own rules and vote with or without Democrats - which it did, approving both nominations. "They should register their disapproval if that's how they feel", Capitol said during an appearance on MetroNews "Talkline" just before the 11-0 ...

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  • White House has '100 percent confidence' in DeVos confirmation
White House has '100 percent confidence' in DeVos confirmation

That would require a tiebreaking vote from Vice President Mike Pence to confirm her. Speaking on the floor of the Senate, Maine Sen. She said DeVos had a lot to learn about public schools and how they function. DeVos, a billionaire from MI, and her family have donated millions to conservative and Republican causes and candidates. "I have heard ...

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  • White House Defends Holocaust Statement That Doesn't Mention Jews
White House Defends Holocaust Statement That Doesn't Mention Jews

It imposes a different burden on Muslims than others, and the irony is not lost on me that it was issued the same day as the White House issued their Holocaust Remembrance Day Proclamation that unlike any previous administration removed all reference to Jews.

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  • Hear from
Hear from "FedEx Man", who stopped protesters from burning a flag

On Friday, The Gateway Pundit was one of the first to report on a FedEx employee who stepped in to save American flags from being burnt by a group of punks. "We have reviewed the matter in Iowa City involving driver Matt Uhrin", the tweet said . "I don't believe that I deserve the praise". After the incident, an online petition was created t...

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  • Florida airport shooting suspect set to enter plea
Florida airport shooting suspect set to enter plea

Audio clip: Listen to audio clip . His lawyer said Santiago pleaded not guilty to all charges. Santiago is charged with violence at an airport causing death and injury, as well as firearms crimes. According to the criminal complaint, Santiago told investigators that he planned the assault. Prosecutors have said they have not yet ruled out terr...

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  • Conservatives urge Sen. Casey to support Betsy DeVos nomination
Conservatives urge Sen. Casey to support Betsy DeVos nomination

Lamar Alexander of Tennessee, to delay the vote again, but Alexander declined. If you decide, like I have, that she is not an education secretary who would benefit our kids, act. DeVos also failed to understand or answer several basic questions on education policy and proficiency vs growth as an indicator of school success that anxious many.

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  • Dade Mayor Gimenez: I Will 'Fully Cooperate' with Trump's Sanctuary City Crackdown
Dade Mayor Gimenez: I Will 'Fully Cooperate' with Trump's Sanctuary City Crackdown

The apparent shift in county policy followed President Trump's signing of an executive order on Wednesday that will withhold federal funds from local jurisdictions that offer sanctuary to illegal immigrants. "We will now go back to the 2014 policy and honor retainer requests", he said Friday morning. It's actually a win-win, as DHS has also a...

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  • Both Rauner, AFSCME opposing AG Madigan's action to block state employee pay
Both Rauner, AFSCME opposing AG Madigan's action to block state employee pay

The filing notes that the stopgap spending plan that funded state operations from July through December didn't include pay for state workers because of the earlier court order. Madigan, Lisa Madigan's father, has served as speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives since 1983, except for a time period between 1995 and 1997 when Republicans co...

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  • Madeleine Albright, and Mayim Bialik Stand Up to Muslim Ban
Madeleine Albright, and Mayim Bialik Stand Up to Muslim Ban

Albright's signature foreign policy move as Bill Clinton's secretary of state was pushing for military intervention in Kosovo on behalf of its Muslim population in their war with the Yugoslav government. The sentiments of solidarity are in response to rumours that U.S. President Trump will legally require all Muslims living in America to sign a reg...

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  • Unease Over Lack of Obamacare Replacement
Unease Over Lack of Obamacare Replacement

The Patient Freedom Act would maintain consumer protections, such as allowing children to stay on their parents' insurance until age 26, ban lifetime limits on insurance policies and prohibit discrimination against people with pre-existing conditions.

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  • Trump to Cut Business Regulations by 75%, Taxes to 15-20%
Trump to Cut Business Regulations by 75%, Taxes to 15-20%

We're the only one that makes it easy to come into the country ... many other countries, they can't believe what we do. "What we want to do is bring manufacturing back to our country", he said. "It's gotten out of control". I have received awards on the environment. Trump also touted his push to "massively" cut taxes for the middle class. "It's...

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  • Severe Storms Expected Late Sunday
Severe Storms Expected Late Sunday

The storm of the night produced 70 plus miles per hour winds in the Birmingham area east and northeast into Blount and St. Clair counties. The warning polygon covers areas of Auburn west of South Donahue Drive and north of South College Street, including portions of Auburn's main campus.

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  • Obamas launch foundation after exiting White House
Obamas launch foundation after exiting White House

Most of the changes to how the White House works are cosmetic, like President Obama's furniture and belongings getting moved out Friday and President Trump's brought in. "The president vowed to take his family to a destination that is warmer than Washington, D.C., on Friday and Palm Springs fits the bill", Earnest said Tuesday.

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  • When will GOP have Obamacare replacement ready?
When will GOP have Obamacare replacement ready?

President-elect Donald Trump and the Republican-held Congress plan to move forward with "repeal and replace", immediately after Trump takes office Friday. "A lot of people ask will they lose their coverage". The toll free number to the "Save the Affordable Care Act " hotline is 866-426-2631. For others, lifetime caps left them destitute after ...

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  • Significant Movers of Yesterday: Exxon Mobil Corp., Transocean Ltd.
Significant Movers of Yesterday: Exxon Mobil Corp., Transocean Ltd.

Exxon Mobil Corporation makes up approx 1.94% of Northstar Group's portfolio. The shares were sold at an average price of $87.00, for a total value of $1,392,000.00. Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) has a Return on Assets of 4.5 percent, Return on Equity of 7.9 percent, while Return on Investment of 5.1 percent. The company's quarterly revenue was down ...

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  • Suspect In Orlando Officer's Killing Captured After 9-Day Manhunt
Suspect In Orlando Officer's Killing Captured After 9-Day Manhunt

A $100,000 reward was offered for information leading to Loyd's arrest as hundreds of officers and deputies searched for him. And, as a law-enforcement tradition that goes back many years, Mina said, officers placed Orlando Police Lt. " We've got him! " the Orlando Police Department declared on its Twitter account. "In the hands of a violent cr...

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  • Celebs wish Michelle Obama a happy birthday
Celebs wish Michelle Obama a happy birthday

Despite the politically divisive climate, Michelle's message has been one of hope, and of embracing the future rather than being afraid of it. "Right now it is an empty plate", Winter said . "We haven't set up a process for that, [but] down the line it would be a natural way to exhale from an experience like this". Michelle Obama's birthda...

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  • Bush Daughters Pen Sweet Letter To Malia and Sasha Obama
Bush Daughters Pen Sweet Letter To Malia and Sasha Obama

The letter continues and recounts the many experiences the Obama daughters had, proof that the Bush women have had their eyes on them and that they recognize their special bond. We have no doubt you will. Barbara revealed that she had changed her college major and career path after joining their parents on a trip to Burma, where they saw the life-c...

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  • Correspondents' board responds to Trump on media access to WH
Correspondents' board responds to Trump on media access to WH

In response to the Esquire story, Spicer confirmed that various scenarios have been discussed. He said thousands of reporters have sought White House credentials for a briefing room that has space for just 49 people. "So no one is moving out of the White House", he asserted. It is also a symbol of the press' cherished role as representatives of...

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  • Several events honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
Several events honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

He was famous for using nonviolent resistance to overcome injustice, and he never got exhausted of trying to end segregation laws (laws that prevented blacks from entering certain places, such as restaurants , hotels, and public schools ).

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  • Congress approves initial measures to repeal Affordable Care Act
Congress approves initial measures to repeal Affordable Care Act

But Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, also a Republican, said this could be hard under Senate rules. But the vote on repealing "Obamacare" wasn't expected until mid-February at earliest; a full replacement hadn't been expected until months or even years later.

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  • Disciplinary Charges Brought Involving Tamir Rice
Disciplinary Charges Brought Involving Tamir Rice

Loehmann did not disclose that he "was allowed to resign" from his prior job at the Independence, Ohio, Police Department, local media reported . The decision comes about a year after county prosecutors decided against pursuing criminal charges in the 2014 shooting against officer Timothy Loehmann.

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  • Rangers to honor NYPD hero Steven McDonald with pregame tribute
Rangers to honor NYPD hero Steven McDonald with pregame tribute

Patrick's Cathedral on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. McDonald died Tuesday at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, where he had been on life support after suffering a massive heart attack at his home Friday. Mayor Bill de Blasio, former Mayors Rudy Giuliani and David Dinkins and former Police Commissioners Bill Bratton and Ray Kelly were...

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  • Obama tearfully thanks his wife in emotional moment
Obama tearfully thanks his wife in emotional moment

When he mentioned his successor, the crowd booed but was quickly silenced by Obama . Earnest said the President was still working on the draft. He said many are convinced that the "game is fixed against them" and government only serves powerful interests.

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  • Ariz. State Trooper Saved by Good Samaritan After Being Shot, Suspect Dead
Ariz. State Trooper Saved by Good Samaritan After Being Shot, Suspect Dead

Damon Cecil , PIO for the Arizona Department of Public Safety, told reporters that early Thursday morning, the trooper investigated a rollover collision on Interstate 10 near the small community of Tonpah. Milstead said he had not yet had a chance to speak to the man, who was traveling with his wife to California at the time. A Good Samaritan stopp...

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  • Most police officers agree: 'underperforming' cops are not held accountable
Most police officers agree: 'underperforming' cops are not held accountable

And 3 in 4 officers said they're now more hesitant to use force when it's appropriate because of the attention those incidents tend to get. But, policing experts say, truly healing the divide between the police and the public will require the conversation to expand beyond areas of agreement and into points of disagreement - including more divisive ...

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  • Obama prepares for his Farewell Address
Obama prepares for his Farewell Address

Historically, presidential farewell speeches , while varied in content and details depending on the president and the political moment, contain numerous same themes, observers say. The address will be a " call to action ", aides say, rather than a "victory lap". Obama's foundation is already gearing up for a quasi-political role - funneling idea...

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  • Warmer temperatures today through Wednesday, followed by cold later in week
Warmer temperatures today through Wednesday, followed by cold later in week

Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. The low will be around 11 degrees Fahrenheit, with wind chill values as low as minus 6. South wind 10 to 15 miles per hour becoming southwest in the morning. South wind around 5 miles per hour. Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain. Tuesday NightPartly cloudy, with a low around 31. Monday will b...

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  • Winter snowstorm threatens parts of DC region Saturday
Winter snowstorm threatens parts of DC region Saturday

On Saturday , temperatures are predicted to get above freezing about 2 p.m., which could hasten melting. A winter storm bearing down on the South, Stuart Hall's regular run for groceries looked like something out of the just concluded holiday shopping season.

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  • Rogue One discovers box office rival in Nasa drama Hidden Figures
Rogue One discovers box office rival in Nasa drama Hidden Figures

As a report at China Film Insider explains, the original "Star Wars" trilogy never got much of a chance to reach Chinese cinemagoers on release, given they arrived not long after the passing of Communist dictator Mao Zedong in 1976, when the nation's relationship with the west was considerably less open than today.

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  • Nana Akufo-Addo Is Sworn In As Ghana's President
Nana Akufo-Addo Is Sworn In As Ghana's President

Vigilant citizens quickly spotted stark similarities in excerpts of his speech and those delivered by two ex-presidents of the United States decades ago. In Nigeria - known for contested elections and its violent aftermath - Goodluck Jonathan made an unprecedented concession to Muhammadu Buhari in 2015.

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  • Blizzard Warning For Cape and Islands; Heavy Snow Expected
Blizzard Warning For Cape and Islands; Heavy Snow Expected

The orange shaded area is where we have a blizzard warning for coastal South Shore and the Cape and Islands, where the combination of wind, heavy snow and blowing snow, will create near whiteouts and blizzard conditions. "22News Storm Team Meteorologist Jennifer Pagliei says that current models show western MA receiving substantially less snow from...

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  • Emmanuel Macron May Disrupt Fillon-Le Pen French Presidential Duel
Emmanuel Macron May Disrupt Fillon-Le Pen French Presidential Duel

An Elabe poll conducted for French financial newspaper Les Echos indicated Thursday the lead of Republican candidate Fillon narrowed to, in some cases, a single point over Le Pen when respondents were asked who they would opt for in the first-round of voting.

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  • Winter Weather Advisory in effect Thursday as snow moves into central Indiana
Winter Weather Advisory in effect Thursday as snow moves into central Indiana

Friday , said the National Weather Service in Shreveport. Prior to Wednesday, computer models were showing only snow but Wednesday morning some models were calling for a wintry mix of rain and snow that could produce some ice, he said.

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  • Feet of Snow Expected at Mammoth Mountain in Next 10 Days
Feet of Snow Expected at Mammoth Mountain in Next 10 Days

They, too, had a boatload of snow to manage Thursday morning. The National Weather Service in Reno reported Thursday that 3 to 5 inches of snow had fallen in the Reno area over the past 24 hours while 8 inches were reported east in Fernley.

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  • Beyonce, Jay Z, Oprah Rumored to Attend Obama's Last White House Party
Beyonce, Jay Z, Oprah Rumored to Attend Obama's Last White House Party

Earnest made his remarks during the White House press briefing and said he was unaware whether President Barack Obama had seen the video or had a reaction. President Barack Obama addresses troops with first lady Michelle Obama at Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kailua on December 25, 2016. Among other shindigs at the White House, BET threw a "Love...

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  • Facebook removes famous 16th century statue for nudity
Facebook removes famous 16th century statue for nudity

While banning the image, Facebook had lamented that it was sexually explicit adding that the display of such images was prohibited regardless of whether they were being used for educational or artistic reasons. A company spokesperson later admitted that the censorship of the nude statue was a mistake, the Guardian reports . Facebook has recently...

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  • Jae Crowder felt disrespected by Celtics fans rooting against him, deletes tweets
Jae Crowder felt disrespected by Celtics fans rooting against him, deletes tweets

However, Crowder has taken significant leaps as a shooting threat this season. "The fan base made a difference for me coming here". Perhaps the biggest subplot to the 2016-17 season for the Utah Jazz is Gordon Hayward's upcoming free agency.

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