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National Minnesota father's missing daughter found in Monroe County
Author: 0 Minnesota father's missing daughter found in Monroe County

She called Centerville police and found out the vehicle belonged to Jonathan Dennis Bromen, who is a wanted felon out of Minnesota. The website says her mom always wears wigs. Officers responded and the girl was rescued. The mother told officers that they had been camping off Joe Brown Highway for about a week and that she was Claire's legal guardian.

National Razorbacks draw Seton Hall in first round
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In the Razorbacks' last NCAA Tournament appearance, Arkansas defeated the 12-seed Wofford Terriers 56-53 in the round of 64, before falling to fourth-seeded North Carolina. As we all know, Arkansas has shown a frustrating ability to go through dry spells against teams as bad as Missouri, so take nothing for granted, but I like the Hogs in this matchup.

National Kellyanne Conway: Microwaves Can Be Used As Spy Cameras
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway: Microwaves Can Be Used As Spy Cameras

Conway, a denial and obfuscation pro unlike any other, says something (There are ways other than wiretaps to conduct surveillance, hint, hint.), then pretends that her answer has nothing to do with the question she was asked . Both Obama, through a spokesman, and his former director of national intelligence James Clapper have denied ordering any wiretapping operation targeted at Trump.

National Mass Surveillance Cases Could Shed Light on Alleged Trump Wiretap
Author: 0 Mass Surveillance Cases Could Shed Light on Alleged Trump Wiretap

The official statement made by Barack's spokesman can be read, in full, below. Democrats accused Trump of making the wiretapping claim to try to distract from controversy about possible links to Russian Federation. Sessions announced last week he would recuse himself from any investigation into Trump campaign ties to Russia's efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election.

National Patrick's day with parade
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Patrick's Day Parade entertained crowds lining Main St.in Ventura on Saturday. "Today we just hope no gets frostbite". It has been held for the past 135 years. He says, "Yes, I love it". There were enough bands and trucks to go around, one playing at almost every street corner in the mile-and-a-half-long route.

National Woman injured following Hillsborough hit and run
Author: 0 Woman injured following Hillsborough hit and run

The SUV is a dark blue Saturn Outlook with Florida tag #GLHM32. "The female appeared to have her hands tied behind her back", an email from the sheriff's office said. They are separated and have restraining orders against each other. The sheriff's office says Alisa Summers went to her husband's home to talk about their marriage and never returned home.

National More Than 130 Foreign Policy Experts Slam Trump's Travel Ban
Author: 0 More Than 130 Foreign Policy Experts Slam Trump's Travel Ban

That executive order sought to ban admission to the United States of citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries - Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Yemen and Iraq - for 120 days and to suspend entry of all refugees indefinitely. The justice department had argued that since the initial travel order ban had been revoked, the judge's first ruling could no longer apply. The survey, conducted on behalf of the Global Business Travel Assn., a trade group for the world's business travel ...

National Forecast: Blizzard warning for most of Long Island
Author: 0 Forecast: Blizzard warning for most of Long Island

Snow-covered roads will create hard driving conditions with reduced visibility, the weather service said. Winter storm warnings were also issued to parts of the mid-Atlantic and Northeast, including Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore.

National Gasoline costs take a slight dip after oil prices fall
Author: 0 Gasoline costs take a slight dip after oil prices fall

A current surplus in crude oil supplies is temporarily tipping prices the other way, said AAA spokesman Mark Jenkins. Locally, Houston-area prices are higher than the nearly historically cheap $1.75 a gallon average in March of previous year, but still lower than $2.23 in 2015, $3.21 in 2014, $3.52 in 2013 and $3.74 in 2012.

National Hundreds of flights canceled ahead of winter storm in the Northeast
Author: 0 Hundreds of flights canceled ahead of winter storm in the Northeast

The NWS said: "Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel unsafe". Hundreds of flights have been canceled in advance of an upcoming winter storm. Airlines canceled more than 725 flights for Monday before the storm is expected to hit, and another 815 flights Tuesday, USA Today reported . There were 217 cancelled flights out of Chicago-O'Hare International airport, FlightAware said.

National Is Trump Hiding Something? Preet Bharara Declined Trump Call Before Firing
Author: 0 Is Trump Hiding Something? Preet Bharara Declined Trump Call Before Firing

She pointed to a Justice Department statement that said only two of the 46 U.S. attorneys are being exempted: Virginia U.S. Attorney Dana Boente , the acting deputy attorney general Dana Boente , and Maryland U.S. In 2006 George W. Bush was attacked by liberals for firing seven USA attorneys . That process normally takes a more gradual course, and attorneys have typically been given a grace period of several weeks as they appoint replacements.

National A Woman Confronted Sean Spicer at DC Apple Store--Here's What Happened
Author: 0 A Woman Confronted Sean Spicer at DC Apple Store--Here's What Happened

Chauhan posted the video to her twitter feed . A visibly uncomfortable Spicer does his best to ignore the woman for the most part, with the exception of saying America was a great country. Writing about the encounter for Medium , Chuahan now contends that Spicer's comment to her was racist. She said she wanted to seize the "enormous opportunity.to get answers without the protections normally given to Mr Spicer".

National Charles police: Man shot his daughters, wife
Author: 0 Charles police: Man shot his daughters, wife

Randall Coffland , 48, and his twin daughters have died along with the twin sisters " mother being shot and injured in what Chicago authorities have described a " domestic related incident' . Charles Police Chief David Kinitz. At the moment, it's still not clear why the man chose to murder his entire family, before turning the gun on himself.

National Winter storm predicted Monday into Tuesday
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A Winter Storm Watch has also issued from Monday evening through Tuesday afternoon for Anne Arundel County and Prince George's counties. There are some limiting factors like a warm ground but if the snow can fall hard and fast enough, we can begin to see some accumulation.

National US President Donald Trump Signs New Travel Ban Directive
Author: 0 US President Donald Trump Signs New Travel Ban Directive

Experts believe the changes were made to help the order pass legal challenges, since Trump's previous attempt was halted by USA courts. But the Trump administration told Federal District Court Judge James Robart in Seattle that the government intends to begin enforcing the new order when it takes effect because the revised version eliminates the legal problems created by the original one.

National Washington State Moves to Stop Trump's New Travel Ban
Author: 0 Washington State Moves to Stop Trump's New Travel Ban

The events happened a day after Hawaii launched its own lawsuit , and Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson said NY state also asked to join his state's legal effort. Syrian refugees will now be treated like other refugees and be subjected to a 120-day suspension of the refugee program. The state of Hawaii has filed its own lawsuit, challenging Trump's new order.

National Graham ready to subpoena for Trump wiretap information
Author: 0 Graham ready to subpoena for Trump wiretap information

The latest storm began Saturday when Trump tweeted: "Is it legal for a sitting President to be "wire tapping" a race for president prior to an election? Nothing found. Lewis said neither Obama nor any White House official had ever ordered surveillance on any US citizen. The US Justice Department has refused to comment on whether Donald Trump is the subject of an investigation.

National Zags dancing as 1-seed, play South Dakota State Thursday
Author: 0 Zags dancing as 1-seed, play South Dakota State Thursday

SDSU is led by Summit League Player of the Year Mike Daum. Central Florida transfer Brandon Goodwin averages 18.2 points for a team that can rebound and drive the lane and should be inspired to face Florida State in Orlando. The Wildcats are coached by Chris Collins, the son of former National Basketball Association player and coach Doug Collins, and have a balanced team led by junior point guard Bryant McIntosh at 14.4.

National Field of 68 announced for NCAA Tournament; print your bracket out here
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For all you spoilsports, a new study by Challenger, Gray & Christmas estimated that American businesses will lose up to $2.1 billion in productivity, assuming as many as 81.5 million workers will spend an hour this week researching and filling out their brackets, as well as time spent watching the mid-day games later in the week.

National It's Official, Floyd Mayweather:
Author: 0 It's Official, Floyd Mayweather: "I'm Coming Out of Retirement For Conor McGregor"

According to a report from FloCombat , the T-Mobile Arena has put June 10, 2017 on hold to host Mayweather vs. McGregor . "I'm only coming out of retirement for one person and that's Conor McGregor . Diaz said he actually approached middleweight champion Michael Bisping about booking a superfight between the two of them when he ran into him in NY, but the bout never came together.

National Spicer Fixes Upside-Down Flag Pin To Laughs About 'Distress Call'
Author: 0 Spicer Fixes Upside-Down Flag Pin To Laughs About 'Distress Call'

Spicer paused briefly after reading the note, then cleared his throat and continued with the briefing, taking a question from Jonathan Karl of ABC News. Hours earlier, Spicer apparently violated a decades-old federal rule that prohibits executive branch officials from commenting on the Bureau of Labor Statistics jobs report within an hour of its release.

National Internet goes nuts over Sean Spicer's upside-down flag pin
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Spicer continued on that track with Portnoy, saying of Congress, "I think there's a lot that they need to look at", according to the transcript. Mr Spicer made the joke when he was asked why he and the President had tweeted about employment figures within half an hour of the latest figures being released in violation of federal rules .

National Enda Kenny outlines plan for referendum on extending presidential voting rights
Author: 0 Enda Kenny outlines plan for referendum on extending presidential voting rights

The referendum is likely to take place next year and if passed it will likely come into effect for the presidential election after the next one in 2018. The Taoiseach is on his final major foreign tour before he is due to announce his retirement plans. "I salute that decision". The Convention On The Constitution brings together Irish citizens and parliamentarians to debate potential changes to the State's legal framework and make recommendations to government.

National Clocks spring forward, but temperatures do not
Author: 0 Clocks spring forward, but temperatures do not

HollywoodLifers , do you think we should do away with Daylight Saving Time? Daylight Saving Time was first used in World War I and World War II. Sunday. Hawaii, most of Arizona , Guam, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and America Samoa are the only U.S. states and territories that do not observe daylight saving.

Author: 0 Trump Woos Congress For Health Plan

Young Americans are upset about a costly penalty for not signing up for health insurance that is woven into the Republican-led American Health Care Act, also known as Trumpcare. "But not the expanded Medicaid", Wallace replied. So if you win the lottery, you don't qualify for Medicaid anyway. The expansion is not going to change.

National Tips for Surviving Daylight Saving Time
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Vikas Jain suggests you should start going to bed 15 minutes earlier now. Daylight saving time will end November 5, when clocks will fall back to standard time . But the study found no increase in highway deaths right after the fall time change when people gain an hour of sleep. It wasn't established in the USA until World War I.

National Record crowd watches Dominican Republic rally to beat the United States
Author: 0 Record crowd watches Dominican Republic rally to beat the United States

Miller got ahead 0-2 on a pair of sliders, then threw a third that he didn't get it in far enough. That will all depend of the outcome the Dominican Republic's game against the impressive team from Colombia. The USA's loss in this game means they'll need to win tomorrow at 7pm against Canada to guarantee they advance into the next round. The WBC needs more than the US in a final to get Americans interested in the tournament.

National Should Daylight Saving Time go year-round?
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You may have heard that farmers are to blame for the time change, but that's a myth. Farmers at the Florida Strawberry Festival say chickens particularly don't like the schedule swap, and for some farmers it actually means more work is required to get the job done.

National Oversight committee concerned about Trump deleting tweets
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Construction jobs, in particular, shot up by 58,000 - the biggest jump in nearly 10 years. NARIMAN BEHRAVESH: I would characterize it as a very good report. That candidacy led to President Trump . That may mean working-age folks who gave up looking for a job under Obama may now be starting to jump back into the game.

National New York State Prepares For Severe Winter Storm, Possible Blizzard Conditions
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News 12 meteorologists expect 12-18 inches of snow for most of southwestern CT, with lesser amounts of 6-12 inches possible in coastal areas further east. Snow in Washington is expected to begin between 5 and 8 p.m. Monday and should taper off by around sunrise Tuesday . The snow will last all throughout the night and into Monday .

National The President's New Travel Ban Faces Legal Roadblocks
Author: 0 The President's New Travel Ban Faces Legal Roadblocks

The order affects people from Iran, Syria, Somalia, Sudan, Yemen and Libya. President Donald Trump on Monday signed a revised version of his executive order to impose temporary travel restrictions on residents of six countries the Obama administration and Congress had designated as posing risks of terrorism.

National Nor'Easter May Dump Buckets of Snow on Greenwich — Blizzard Watch
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The NWS has yet to release a map with projected snow totals. During this period, roads may become impassable and strong winds may lead to blowing and drifting snow, reduced visibility, and power outages. The Blizzard Watch, the NWS reports, means that residents can expect "falling and/or blowing snow", along with whiteout conditions that will make travel unsafe.

National Why does daylight-saving time still exist?
Author: 0 Why does daylight-saving time still exist?

Most of America springs forward and loses an hour this weekend as the nation moves from standard time to daylight saving time (DST). This caused widespread time discrepancies, so the Uniform Time Act of 1966 established a start and end date, but states still had the choice whether to observe it.

National Consider This: 'Spring forward' with Daylight Saving Time
Author: 0 Consider This: 'Spring forward' with Daylight Saving Time

Daylight Saving Time begins this weekend. The agency boasts people tend to spend more time outside during Daylight Saving Time, meaning they tend to run household appliances and lights less during the almost 8-month period. It was repealed seven months later. It's nearly time to change our clocks and spring forward into longer, hopefully warmer nights. Graves said he would not vote in favor of abolishing DST in MI if it were the only state in the Eastern time zone to do so.

National Rep. McCarthy, Brady and others on the American Health Care Act
Author: 0 Rep. McCarthy, Brady and others on the American Health Care Act

If it passes, that will be a welcome change for many small and mid-size business owners. This is not the only survey which finds Americans prefer a free market approach to reducing costs in health care. In fact, it would postpone the only cost-control provision of Obamacare - the so-called Cadillac tax on gold-plated insurance plans. Eleven million Americans could lose their insurance as a result.

National Patrick's Day Parade is this morning in downtown Kalamazoo
Author: 0 Patrick's Day Parade is this morning in downtown Kalamazoo

Featured participants included the Kilrush Band, Caledonia Highlanders Pipe Band, Appalachin Grenadier Alumnae Drum Line and Horseheads High School Marching Band. "They love the floats, they love watching the Masons come around in their littler cars, and collecting all the candy and beads", says Lauren Castle from Forest Hill, MD.

National Daylight Saving Time: 5 fun facts
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It's also a shift not everyone supports, including Grand Forks city council . The Energy Policy Act of 2005 changed the beginning of Daylight Saving Time to the second Sunday in March with the ending date being the first Sunday in November.

National Vanderbilt falls in SEC Semis, 76-62 to Arkansas
Author: 0 Vanderbilt falls in SEC Semis, 76-62 to Arkansas

Jaylen Barford led Arkansas with 18 points while Dusty Hannahs added 16 and Moses Kingsley finished with 12 points and 13 rebounds. "The best I have seen them all year". With no quality wins to point toward, fans were grumbling that the Razorbacks were about to miss out on the NCAA Tournament for the eighth time in nine season.

National North Korea Raises US-China Tensions
Author: 0 North Korea Raises US-China Tensions

The U.S. has moved to accelerate its deployment of its so-called THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defense) missile system in South Korea in response to several missile tests by the North Korean regime. One of the well-known South Korean brands in China that were badly hit by the latter's political backlash towards the former is the multinational conglomerate that goes by the moniker Lotte.

National Firefighters address the lack of smoke detectors in Vallejo homes
Author: 0 Firefighters address the lack of smoke detectors in Vallejo homes

The biggest causes for an alarm to fail to function properly are missing, disconnected or dead batteries. Batteries should be swapped out at least every six months, and alarms should be tested monthly. "We know the potential life-saving warnings that smoke alarms provide, so it's critical that when you turn your clocks ahead this weekend that you also test your smoke alarms", says Joshua Joachim, regional chief executive for the Louisiana Red Cross.

National Hoverboard eyed in fire that killed girl, critically hurt 2
Author: 0 Hoverboard eyed in fire that killed girl, critically hurt 2

The Lehigh County coroner says she died Saturday morning from complications from severe burns. Two girls remain hospitalized in critical condition. "My granddaughter, I can't replace her", said Mark Hughes, who went to the scene of the fire Saturday and spoke exclusively to FOX43.

National Update on record weekend cold and Tuesday storm threat
Author: 0 Update on record weekend cold and Tuesday storm threat

The wind is expected to kick up on Monday night on the Island. High temperatures are expected to warm up ever so slightly into the mid-30s next week and AccuWeather says the high will approach 50 degrees on Saturday and Sunday, albeit with rain in the forecast.

National Wisconsin cheese makers dominate US Championships
Author: 0 Wisconsin cheese makers dominate US Championships

Championship Cheese Contest victor was announced Thursday night at the KI Convention Center. Made by Wisconsin Master Cheesemaker Mike Matucheski, Sartori's Reserve Black Pepper BellaVitano is an original Italian-style cheese hand-rubbed with cracked black peppercorns.

National Spring forward: 2017 daylight saving time begins on Sunday
Author: 0 Spring forward: 2017 daylight saving time begins on Sunday

Furthermore, you should try not to sleep in for more than an hour so your body can adjust over the next several days. Yes, it's that time of year again, but are you ready? There is contradictory evidence whether this energy-saving tactic actually conserves energy or instead uses more because people are out later into the evenings.

National Spring forward into Daylight Savings Time Sunday
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Daylight Saving Time begins this weekend. While that may have been easier for everyone to adjust, it would've likely been more complicated to implement and follow. Spring or no spring, it's time to spring ahead. He's undeterred by the long list of MI lawmakers from both parties who've tried and failed to get what he's after: an end to Michigan's clock-changing tradition.

National Hilarious! US boy crashes live weather report
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Just as he was about to launch into his segment, an excited child stormed onto the screen making crow noises. That's when the boy walked over to Ellis and apparently farted in his direction. The boy is the son of a lawyer who was scheduled to appear on an attorney call-in show at the station, Ellis explained, per Adweek. "This Saturday was a little different", said Ellis.