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National Sheriffs say Wisconsin fugitive had guns nearby
Author: 0 Sheriffs say Wisconsin fugitive had guns nearby

Rock County Sheriff Robert Spoden said in a statement that authorities went to the farm after receiving a report of a suspicious person around 9:30 p.m. Jakubowski made his first court appearance in Madison on Friday afternoon. Jakubowski has been the subject of a manhunt since a burglary April 4 at a gun shop near Janesville, a city about 60 miles southwest of Milwaukee.

National Easter Egg Hunts in the Quad Cities
Author: 0 Easter Egg Hunts in the Quad Cities

Saint Miriam's got help from the Montgomery County Bomb Squad in making 50 beeping Easter Eggs for the visually impaired. "You always get sad when (a child) doesn't get an egg because they aren't aggressive enough". Sunday at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Marine Road. For years, Lamb has watched her daughter and other visually impaired children hunt for these battery-operated eggs at the annual event.

National Guide to 2017 Sonoma County Easter events
Author: 0 Guide to 2017 Sonoma County Easter events

The big event was the egg hunt, but there were other fun things to do like dying eggs the old fashion way, sack races and even getting the chance to meet the Easter Bunny and have a picture made with him. Several communities around the Miami Valley are holding Easter egg hunts on Saturday, ahead of the holiday. Gate admission, egg hunt, Easter celebration and parking are all free .

Author: 0 Md. judge rejects Trump admin's request to delay police reforms

The Attorney General has ordered the Justice Department to review reform agreements the Obama administration made with police departments across the country, in the latest move to boost law enforcement morale and independence. regardless of whether everyone who signed up to speak has been heard. "It is manifestly unfair to the leadership in the cities [where consent degrees have been negotiated], as well as the residents, if the DOJ walks away or takes a different tone", Greenwood said.

Author: 0 Nationals host Jackie Robinson Day and Black Heritage Day on Saturday

The statue, sculpted by Branly Cadet, which arrived at Dodger Stadium earlier this week is also receiving praise for its depiction of Robinson, who is shown stealing home. Scully told a longtime favorite yarn of an offseason promotional event in NY when he was a young broadcaster and Robinson was one of the Dodgers' top players.

Author: 0 Anti-Trump protesters across U.S. press him on tax returns

Trump tweeted Sunday: "I did what was an nearly an impossible thing to do for a Republican-easily won the Electoral College!" In San Francisco , thousands of protesters demanding Trump's tax returns - and his ouster -were addressed by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.

Author: 0 After Marches, Trump Wonders Why People Still Want to See His Taxes

She rode a bus from New Jersey to New York City with her friend Geraldine Markowitz, 83, to take part in the protests. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, of NY, has said Trump's refusal to release his returns could hinder Republicans' prospects for a rewrite of the tax code.

Author: 0 Gallup poll: For first time, majority approve of Obamacare

But, if the White House proposal were to come to fruition, it would allow states to opt out of the ACA's rule that health insurance providers can not charge people with pre-existing conditions more than those who are healthy - one of the most popular aspects of former President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law.

National Classic Empire clinches Kentucky Derby spot with Oaklawn win
Author: 0 Classic Empire clinches Kentucky Derby spot with Oaklawn win

Forced outside at the head of the stretch, Leparoux could only hope that his Pioneerof the Nile colt had a strong closing kick. Classic Empire won the Grade 1, $1 million Arkansas Derby on Saturday like a horse that wants 1 1/4 miles, and that's what he will get next month at Churchill Downs.

National Egg-citing Easter events in Fort Bend County set this weekend
Author: 0 Egg-citing Easter events in Fort Bend County set this weekend

Call (406) 273-4246 for more information. After the youngest group began, Maryanne Greene, of Hopkinton, and Ann Richards, of Westerly, were standing about 20 feet back from the starting line, watching for Richards' daughter, Kayla, and granddaughter, Paris, age 2.

National Manhunt continues for gun theft suspect who penned Trump manifesto
Author: 0 Manhunt continues for gun theft suspect who penned Trump manifesto

Jakubowski is accused of breaking into a gun store last week, stealing several assault weapons and mailing an anti-religious manifesto to President Trump. His rant is said to include "grievances against government and personal angst towards anyone or anything other than natural law or rule". The Rock County Sheriff's Office wrote in a release that "additional federal resources" had been brought in from across the country Monday morning to aid in the search for Joseph A.

National Arkansas governor says execution plan just part of the job
Author: 0 Arkansas governor says execution plan just part of the job

Arkansas has scheduled the executions to occur before the state's supply of midazolam, one of three drugs used in its lethal injection protocol, expires at the end of the month. The battle before the courts will continue to play out in coming days, notably over the much-talked-about drug at the center of the controversy. The judge also faulted the state's policy of not letting lawyers have access to the inmates at the time of their deaths and said the inmates could raise challenges about the ...

National Trump's Supreme Court Justice sworn
Author: 0 Trump's Supreme Court Justice sworn

At 49, the former federal appeals court judge from Colorado is the youngest justice to serve on the court in 25 years. After the death of Justice Antonin Scalia in February 2016, President Obama nominated Chief Judge Merrick Garland to fill the seat.

Author: 0 Second officer fired after new video of disturbing Georgia police stop emerges

The first video, recorded by a motorist, shows Gwinnett County Police Sergeant Michael Bongiovanni punching a 21-year-old man in the face who had his hands in the air during a traffic stop. A police spokesman said the department wants to "continue being transparent and decisive about this entire incident ". Police Chief Ayers said Sgt.

National Maps Show A Dramatic Rise In Health Insurance Coverage Under ACA
Author: 0 Maps Show A Dramatic Rise In Health Insurance Coverage Under ACA

Trump said he may withhold the payments, which help cover out-of-pocket medical costs for low-income people, that Republicans argue must be appropriated by Congress . Put more simply, if President Trump thinks keeping his base happy is difficult now after the initial struggles repealing Obamacare, it's hard to imagine how difficult it will be if tax reform also fizzles.

National What to Know About New York's Plan to Offer Free College
Author: 0 What to Know About New York's Plan to Offer Free College

The cap for eligibility will be raised to $110,000 in 2018 and to $125,000 in 2019. About 940,000 families will qualify for free tuition at all City University of New York ( CUNY ) and State University of New York ( SUNY ) two- and four-year colleges in New York State.

National Arrest in racially tinged North Carolina arson fire
Author: 0 Arrest in racially tinged North Carolina arson fire

Authorities didn't have any information on the suspect or whether he had an attorney. Authorities said a man has been detained as a person of interest in the homicide. A gofundme page has been established seeking to raise $2,500 for Dhimal to fix his store. You all know that, we want our country back on the right track.

National White House to keep visitor logs secret
Author: 0 White House to keep visitor logs secret

Obama had voluntarily released over 6 million visitor records and this was fought in federal court by his administration for the right to keep some of the information secret. Under the new policy, it will be up to the White House to decide whether to release the names of visitors coming to meet with the President, Vice President and their senior staff.

Author: 0 Analysts agree Gorsuch will have great impact on court

President Donald Trump shakes hands with Supreme Court Neil Gorsuch in the Rose Garden of the White House White House in Washington, Monday, April 10, 2017, following a public swearing-in ceremony. McConnell's Senate confirmed Gorsuch last week after Republicans changed chamber rules to block the minority party from being able to filibuster. A silver-haired, square-jawed jurist with a folksy manner, the 49-year-old Gorsuch was a federal appeals court judge in Colorado when Trump picked him ...

Author: 0 GOP Holds Kansas House Seat As Democrat's Surprise Upset Bid Falls Short

Xavier Becerra, now the state's attorney general. Estes said he and his wife, Susan, will maintain roughly the same living arrangements they've had since he was elected state treasurer in 2010. It was a sign that national Republicans were frightened about their prospects in a deep-red district where Pompeo was re-elected with more than 60 percent of the vote last November.

Author: 0 Assad calls Syria chemical attack a 'fabrication,' dismisses evidence

In an exclusive interview with AFP in Damascus - his first since the alleged April 4 attack prompted a U.S. air strike on Syrian forces - Assad said his army had given up all its chemical weapons and that Syrian military firepower was not affected by the USA strike.

Author: 0 North Korea fails in new missile test: Seoul

President Donald Trump this month dispatched a warship fleet towards the Korean Peninsula as the USA weighed retaliation for any missile or nuclear test. The missile was launched from Sinpo, on its east coast. "The missile blew up nearly immediately", Benham said. North Korea spent the weekend celebrating the 105th anniversary of the country's late founder, Kim Il Sung.

National Trump to keep list of White House visitors secret
Author: 0 Trump to keep list of White House visitors secret

However, a 2013 court ruling determined the president is not legally obligated to disclose White House visitor records under the Freedom of Information Act. Now we know it won't be coming back. Under the new directive, records of those entering the White House complex will be kept confidential until at least five years after Mr Trump leaves office.

National Trump threatens to undermine Obamacare to get Democrats to negotiate
Author: 0 Trump threatens to undermine Obamacare to get Democrats to negotiate

However, a detailed tax plan is still weeks away. And even when you ask Republicans in the halls of Congress about the development of those plans, you get the feeling that a bill won't on the floor of the House or Senate any time soon. The plan is already facing pushback from some Republicans lawmakers, particularly in the Senate, over the border adjustment provision. "Every conversation or any interaction I have had with the president has been infrastructure, infrastructure, ...

National Thousands march to demand Trump release tax returns
Author: 0 Thousands march to demand Trump release tax returns

Police in Berkeley, California, say 13 people have been arrested and knives and makeshift weapons confiscated after violence erupted at a park where factions that support and oppose President Donald Trump gathered for Tax Day rallies. In other major US cities and towns, including New York, Chicago and Palm Beach, where Trump was spending Easter Weekend at his resort Mar-a-Lago, demonstrations also took place and some were joined by thousands of people.

Author: 0 Gadfly Norman Siegel Hired To Get Rid 'Fearless Girl'

Mayor Bill de Blasio extended its permit for nearly one year as a response to widespread requests to make it a permanent fixture. State Street said at the time the statue was installed that a quarter of Wall Street's 3,000 companies have no women directors.

National Governor defends free college tuition plan at state schools
Author: 0 Governor defends free college tuition plan at state schools

In 2019, the free tuition measure will extend to those earning $125,000. Students will still need to pay their own room and board costs. But students will still be on the hook for fees and other expenses. Starting this fall, the scholarship will be available for New Yorkers attending a State University of NY or City University of NY school full time.

Author: 0 Pennsylvania lowering flags for late Steelers chairman Dan Rooney

Personally, I'll always be grateful for the guidance and friendship he provided to me over the years". Dan, like his father identified with his Steelers and his players identified with him. "He impacted many of our lives, and he left a legacy that makes us all proud to be Pittsburghers". There was a moment of silence for Rooney before the game, and a tribute video shown on the Jumbotron that ended with, "Thank you for the memories, Mr.

Author: 0 Susan Rice Is a Horrible Liar, 'Incidentally' Speaking

He declined to say if he had personally reviewed new intelligence to bolster his claim but pledged to explain himself "at the right time ". On Tuesday, Rice denied reports that she'd asked intelligence officials to reveal the names of Trump associates who were being subject to surveillance.

Author: 0 Here's Where To Find An Easter Egg Hunt On The South Lakefront

Millie Molnar served as the Easter Bunny passing out candy to the kids. Shadd said there are 25 golden prize eggs per race, with goodies. There will be different age groups again this year. The egg hunt is free, but the breakfast, where those desiring to share some private moments with the Easter Bunny may do so, will cost $7 per person.

National Kids hop for Easter eggs in Ira Township, New Baltimore
Author: 0 Kids hop for Easter eggs in Ira Township, New Baltimore

The event runs Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m.to 3 p.m. "Kids get to get out and exercise instead of playing video games", she said. Matt and Michael Rhind brought their children, Charlie and Ava, to the egg hunt because "it would be fun for the kids, and gives us an opportunity to meet other families in the community, and spend time with them, "Michael said".

Author: 0 Trump son-in-law Kushner visits Iraq, meets PM

Such visits from high-ranking officials are typically kept secret out of security concerns. The relationship began when Chinese ambassador Cui Tiankai started cultivating his relationship with Kushner in early February, according to The New York Times .

Author: 0 Arkansas appeals decision blocking executions

Baker's ruling prompted McKesson Corp., a medical supply company, to ask Pulaski County Judge Wendell Griffen to vacate his Friday order blocking the executions over the company's claims the vecuronium bromide was sold to the state for medical purposes, not lethal injection.

National Dylann Roof pleads guilty in state trial for Charleston church massacre
Author: 0 Dylann Roof pleads guilty in state trial for Charleston church massacre

In the email, which Graham read aloud, Hurd said that Easter was her favorite holiday because it reminded her that death is not forever and they will have the chance to be reunited one day. The attorneys said Roof believes such a ruling might prevent him from getting a high government position if white nationalists took over the country.

Author: 0 Estes wins congressional seat in hard-fought election

The special election was closely watched for any anti-Trump backlash against Republicans. Allen was for Democrat Thompson in Tuesday's contest. Republican Ron Estes has won the special election for the U.S. People in Kanas and other states in the Midwest may be invisible to some of those who live on the coasts, yet the Midwesterners have power: they propelled Trump to victory in November.

Author: 0 Homeland Security Secretary Concedes Full Border Wall Is 'Unlikely'

Crisis Resolution Security Services Incorporated of Clarence, Illinois, proposes a wall that is 17 metres high and seven metres wide at the top - allowing plenty of room for tourists to enjoy those shimmering desert views. An anonymous USA official revealed that four to 10 bidders are expected to be selected to build prototypes. The government plans to use Border Patrol agents and local police to establish "buffer zones" around the construction projects to ensure the safety of workers.

Author: 0 Trump WH to keep visitor logs private

In a statement , White House Communications Director Michael Dubke said the decision was made out of " grave national security risks and privacy concerns of the hundreds of thousands of visitors annually ". The Trump administration will keep secret the records of those who visit the White House, ending a practice started under the Obama administration of partially releasing visitor logs, a White House official said Friday.

National 13 arrested in pro and anti-Trump rallies
Author: 0 13 arrested in pro and anti-Trump rallies

Police in riot gear clashed with protesters and quickly made one arrest but as more fistfights broke out more protesters were taken into custody. On Twitter, Berkeley police warned the public to stay clear of the protest area. One of Trump's sharpest critics in the House spoke to protesters at the U.S. Capitol just before they set off on a march to the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

National Judge's anti-death penalty protest riles conservatives
Author: 0 Judge's anti-death penalty protest riles conservatives

An Arkansas judge who temporarily barred the state from executing inmates sparked outrage among conservatives for participating in anti-death penalty rallies before and after he issued his ruling. The state's supply of midazolam expires on April 30. Arkansas's original packed schedule would place added pressure on the execution team, increasing the risk of error, critics say.

National Feds file gun theft charge against Joseph Jakubowski, captured Friday
Author: 0 Feds file gun theft charge against Joseph Jakubowski, captured Friday

He was taken into custody without incident and identified as Jakubowski. The right hand at left has the word "True" and the right upper arm has "Bos". Four handguns, one long gun, ammunition, a samurai-like sword, a bulletproof vest and a copy of his manifesto were found, said Tolomeo. Jakubowski is also accused of sending the president a manifesto littered with anti-religious and anti-government rhetoric.

Author: 0 North Korea rolls out missiles during massive parade, threatens pre-emptive strike

Pyongyang Time, CNN reported . Specifically, in fact, it reportedly "exploded immediately" after lifting off, putting an instant halt to the test, which was nearly surely intended as a show of force and intimidation. After a two-month policy review, officials settled on a policy dubbed "maximum pressure and engagement", USA officials said Friday. President Trump tweeted Thursday that he has "great confidence" in China's ability to "properly deal with North Korea ".

Author: 0 8-year-old killed in school shooting had survived heart surgery

The city's school district released a photo of Martinez Tuesday, and announced a candlelight vigil at North Park Elementary scheduled for Tuesday night. In a relationship that lasted about four years, the two married in January and were together until Smith left Anderson in the middle of March. Jonathan died at a hospital after being shot Monday in his classroom by the estranged husband of his teacher, Karen Smith, who also was killed.

Author: 0 Have baskets, will hunt: Modesto region children celebrate Easter egg bounty

Saturday in Lincoln Park north of the church. The Saturday turnout, helped by the mid-April warm weather, has the group planning to bring the egg hunt back to Gregory Park next year. Some children had eggs spotted seconds before the start of Saturday morning's Easter egg hunt at Emerald Cove Park. The object of any Easter egg is to grab "as many as they can get", Hallmark said.

National Aaron Hernandez Not Guilty in Double Slaying
Author: 0 Aaron Hernandez Not Guilty in Double Slaying

Hernandez was also acquitted on witness intimidation charges, though he was convicted of unlawful possession of a gun and faces a four- to five-year sentence. Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew received a new heart and kidney from the late National Football League player Konrad Reuland in what is believed to be the first such transplant involving pro athletes, it was revealed Friday.

National Man seen on video being kicked, hit by Georgia speaks out
Author: 0 Man seen on video being kicked, hit by Georgia speaks out

He noted that the young man was acting strangely, smelled of weed and started yelling, "I need my mom". Hollins was arrested on charges of possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, obstruction of a police officer and several traffic citations, including driving on a suspended or revoked license, operating a vehicle with suspended or revoked registration, failure to signal and "brake lights required", the paper reported .