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Local Chance for rain Friday ahead of likely rainy weekend
Author: 0 Chance for rain Friday ahead of likely rainy weekend

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Download the Palm Beach Post WeatherPlus app here . " Sunday looks to be the better (weekend) day, for sure, " McPike said. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Light east and northeast winds continue. For related traffic news, check out Dr. Gridlock. The forecast for the weekend hasn't changed much either.

Author: 0 Inmate Freed By Judge, Taken Into Custody By ICE

They were among thousands of Cuban refugees who emigrated to the USA after the Castro regime announced that all who wished to go were free to board boats at the port of Mariel in what has become known as the 1980 Mariel boatlift. In the six years he was free, he found a job, got married, started a family, and purchased a home, said his attorney Kimberly Diego. Although an Arapahoe County District Court judge this week granted his habeas corpus petition and ordered him released, Lima-Marin ...

Local Comey to Testify in Open Session on Russia Investigation
Author: 0 Comey to Testify in Open Session on Russia Investigation

President Donald Trump may regret his criticism of the naming of a special counsel to take over the Russian Federation probe, former FBI Assistant Director Chris Swecker told CNBC on Friday. However the White House said there would be no announcement Friday. Trump has insisted at times that the decision was his alone, but he also has pointed - as recently as Thursday - to the "very strong" recommendation from Rosenstein.

Author: 0 Chaffetz to resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

House of Representatives to decide when to swear-in Chaffetz's replacement, meaning the seat could sit empty for five or six months. The 50-year-old Republican announced last month he would not seek a sixth term in 2018, surprising many in Congress and even his inner circle.

Author: 0 Despite Campaign Promises, President Trump Sticks To Iran Deal

But Washington's top diplomat for the Middle East, Stuart Jones , said the department had told Congress that "the United States continues to waive sanctions" that were lifted under the Iran deal. Washington has maintained a raft of other sanctions related to human rights and the missile programme that continue to stifle Iran's efforts to rebuild its foreign trade.

Local Judge rules against Texas teen who brought clock to school
Author: 0 Judge rules against Texas teen who brought clock to school

He brought the device to his Irving, Texas, school in late 2015 and caused a scare. The school alleged that Mohamed violated the teachers warnings and activated the clock after he was told not to. "These acts by the authorities show blatant disregard for the civil rights of this American", Hutchinson said after the discrimination lawsuit was filed.

Local Education Dept. to overhaul student loan debt servicing
Author: 0 Education Dept. to overhaul student loan debt servicing

The federal student loan forgiveness program would be eliminated. It's no secret that school choice is a top priority for the Trump administration. For example, in McDowell County, W.Va., formerly coal country and now the seventh-poorest county in the nation, 900 children could lose after-school programs that provide tutoring, technology, healthcare, counseling, recreational activities and, for some children, their only reliable meal of the day.

Local Severe weather outbreak predicted in Oklahoma, Kansas
Author: 0 Severe weather outbreak predicted in Oklahoma, Kansas

After filtering out repetitive reports, the SPC determined that 15 tornadoes formed in the Sunflower State in central and eastern Kansas, from the Gypsum Hills of Barber County to the Flint Hills of Chase, Lyon and Morris counties. Areas that warm with some sunshine after the morning rain will have the greatest threat for damaging storms. In Moore, where seven children were killed when a deadly tornado struck their school in 2013, school officials said Thursday that they're dismissing school ...

Author: 0 Lawmakers demand swift action for Turkish Embassy violence

The D.C. Police Department issued a statement saying they were working with the State Department and Secret Service to "identify and hold all subjects accountable for their involvement in the altercation". The security detail, he continued, violated American laws on United States ground, and that can not happen. "But, when we look at people who are on the ground, both in Syria and in Iraq, we see that they are the same people".

Local Vulnerable Republicans Call on Comey to Testify Before Congress
Author: 0 Vulnerable Republicans Call on Comey to Testify Before Congress

This is where I stand, I will not be moved. "The President must be impeached", Green said on the floor. In addition to the almost 1.1 million signers, nine communities have passed resolutions calling for this impeachment investigation, and local governments in other communities are expected to vote on such resolutions in the coming weeks.

Local After Times Square attack, calls for more sidewalk barriers
Author: 0 After Times Square attack, calls for more sidewalk barriers

Initial reports of the incident revived memories of July a year ago when a man driving a truck killed at least 84 people, 10 of them children, and injured 202 in the French city of Nice. Police identified the motorist as Richard Rojas , 26, of NY. He also had two previous drunken driving cases. He has two prior convictions for drunk driving , including in 2008 and 2015, according to CNN.

Local Kidnapped Mississippi boy found dead in mother's auto
Author: 0 Kidnapped Mississippi boy found dead in mother's auto

Jackson Public Schools said grief counselors were made available for students and staff at the school. A spokesman for the Madison County Sheriff's Office told the New York Times that Archie left her son in the auto at about 1:15 a.m. "Why would she be concerned about an old vehicle?" Suddenly alert, Ebony Archie asked, "Kingston?" But the sheriff said Archie subsequently told authorities about her son.

Local Correcting rumors about the American Health Care Act
Author: 0 Correcting rumors about the American Health Care Act

The Affordable Care Act employs tax penalties to coerce people to buy insurance. The House solution, if adopted in the Senate, would go a long way toward letting individual premiums be fairly and attractively priced to these people. The negative aspect is that people are forced to pay for coverage that they don't want or need. The CBO also projected three million people would lose access to the employer coverage, similar to a projection it made for the ACA, which never materialized.

Local Colombia court decision likely to slow approval of peace laws
Author: 0 Colombia court decision likely to slow approval of peace laws

His visit focused on securing support for continued USA aid to Colombia and championing his peace deal with the FARC rebels. The press conference was also one of Trump's last opportunities to speak on the record to the American media before his first trip overseas as president later this week.

Local Four Duggar Sisters Sue In Touch for Invasion of Privacy
Author: 0 Four Duggar Sisters Sue In Touch for Invasion of Privacy

The sisters now claim that according to Arkansas laws, police are forbidden from sharing information pertaining to the sexual abuse of children. The sisters - Jill Dillard, Joy Duggar, Jessa Seewald, and Jinger Vuolo - also sued the city of Springdale, Arkansas, and Washington County, Arkansas, which released investigative records to In Touch pursuant to a public records request.

Author: 0 "I thought I was the correct candidate".

Biden also admitted people have been approaching him to run for President, but he has told them he can't commit right now. Former Vice President Joe Biden surprised many on Thursday with remarkably candid comments on former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's campaign, including that he "never thought" Clinton was a great candidate.

Local Two Yell County homicide victims identified
Author: 0 Two Yell County homicide victims identified

Authorities later discovered two more bodies at the location of the disturbance call and believe the victims are linked to Mainhart's fatal shooting. He was gunned down early Thursday during the traffic stop. As of 2:55 p.m., the suspect has been taken into custody. Following his retirement, Mainhart joined the Yell County Sheriff's Department where he had been for five years.

Author: 0 Ford reportedly plans to cut 10% of its workers

Ford Motor Co. on Wednesday said it plans to cut 10 percent of its salaried employees in North America and Asia to cut costs amid slowing sales and growing investments in new technology. To potentially make matters worse-while investors portray Ford as behind the times-the US auto market is said to have plateaued. The automaker is under intensifying pressure from shareholders to improve its profits and boost its lagging stock price.

Local TPP members aim to revive deal after US pullout
Author: 0 TPP members aim to revive deal after US pullout

Canada and Mexico have been unwilling to irritate US President Donald Trump by joining the TPP, as they stare down a possible renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement with Washington in the near future. "There has been less rhetoric and a more realistic approach", he said to Reuters . However, renegotiating the existing North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is a bigger immediate priority for Washington.

Author: 0 U.S., China Strike Trade Deal On Beef, Poultry And Natural Gas

The US, which has been at odds with China for its trade practices, has reached a 10-point trade deal that opens the Chinese market to US credit rating agencies and credit card companies, and allows imports of US beef to China . Market access to China is crucial for USA cattle producers. Gary Cohn, director of the National Economic Council, has voiced support for an LNG terminal in the U.S.

Local Trumpet star Blanchard: Confederate statue removal historic
Author: 0 Trumpet star Blanchard: Confederate statue removal historic

Lee's statue comes down Friday, the last of four Confederate-related statues to be removed from public property in the Louisiana city. Beauregard commanded the attack at Fort Sumter, South Carolina, at the outbreak of the Civil War. "We as a nation are far enough from this that we ought to acknowledge that the Confederacy was on the wrong side of history". The Monumental Task Committee, a pro-monument group in New Orleans , maintains that the Improvement Association, and not the city, owns ...

Local Marlins drop series opener to Dodgers, 7-2
Author: 0 Marlins drop series opener to Dodgers, 7-2

He also lowered his ERA from 4.99 to 4.75, while striking out three and walking one. According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Dodgers are -185 money line favorites versus the Marlins , who have odds of +160 to pull off the upset tonight in L.A.

Local Lexi Thompson shoots 65 to lead Kingsmill Championship
Author: 0 Lexi Thompson shoots 65 to lead Kingsmill Championship

A run of pars followed before she added three further birdies on the back nine, on both of the par-fives and the par-four fourth. The skydive marked the first parachute jump by Thompson, who landed on the first tee of the pro-am ahead of Thursday's start to the tournament at Kingsmill Resort's River Course in Williamsburg, Va.

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