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Local LSU advances in College World Series on Poche' career night
Author: 0 LSU advances in College World Series on Poche' career night

Credit to Drew Mendoza - tough moment at the end of the season and he still stopped to sign on his way to the clubhouse. LSU has won six College World Series titles (1991, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2009) and the Tigers are tied with Texas for the second-most CWS championships; first-place Southern California has 12 CWS titles ...

Author: 0 Field Day at park

Admission is free, and all ages are welcome. Organizers plan a Get On The Air station to allow young people to talk with other stations across the country while under the supervision of a trained radio operator. "In their off-time they have a radio station set up as they go around the world", he said. Field Day demonstrates amateur radio's ability to work reliably under any conditions from nearly any location and create an independent communications network.

Author: 0 Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

According to Politico , Pelosi spent a good chunk of her weekly news conference defending her long-time position as the Democratic leader in the House. Pelosi then offered up a few new soundbites for the next batch of negative GOP ads. "People say to me all the time , 'You raise more money than anybody ...

Author: 0 Mourners Gather for Funeral of Student Detained in N Korea

A U.S. official said on Tuesday that spy satellites had detected new movements at North Korea's nuclear test site , but it was unclear if Pyongyang was preparing for a sixth nuclear test. Tillerson said North Korea was the "top security threat" to the US. US doctors who traveled to the North last week to bring Warmbier home recognized that the North had provided him with medical treatment, the spokesman said .

Local Guatemala natural disaster: 6.8 magnitude shock strikes off Pacific coast
Author: 0 Guatemala natural disaster: 6.8 magnitude shock strikes off Pacific coast

Did you get a mobile news alert for a 6.8 magnitude quake out of Santa Barbara on Wednesday? Turns out, Quakebot generates automated stories based on alerts sent out by the U.S. The Los Angeles Times quickly deleted the tweet and published an article explaining what had occurred. The fake quake never appeared on the USGS website.

Local Senate panel seeks details on Lynch role in Clinton probe
Author: 0 Senate panel seeks details on Lynch role in Clinton probe

The letters ask about an email reportedly recovered by the Federal Bureau of Investigation which some news reports have suggested might have been created by Russian Federation. Comey's extraordinary action to announce the end of the investigation was a break from Justice Department protocol, and was later cited as justification for his removal from the FBI.

Local Wisconsin AG Asks Court to Review Brendan Dassey Ruling
Author: 0 Wisconsin AG Asks Court to Review Brendan Dassey Ruling

Dassey has been behind bars for the past ten years, and has spent his entire adult life detained. After Duffin's ruling in 2016, he outlined restrictions for Dassey if he were to be released. "This will be good news for Avery , '" Abrams said. "In addition to failing to apply a totality of the circumstances analysis to the facts of this case, as required by the Supreme Court , the state court acted unreasonably when it determined that, given the totality of the circumstances, Dassey's ...

Local Phoenix flights cancelled because it's too hot for planes
Author: 0 Phoenix flights cancelled because it's too hot for planes

Regional flights on American Eagle were the most affected, because they use Bombardier CRJ planes that can only operate at temperatures of 118 degrees or below, Feinstein said. "We are expecting temperatures in the neighborhood of 120 degrees in Nevada and in southern California today", Bianca Hernandez told AFP. "Your house stays hot, buildings stay hot".

Local Forecast: Hot today and Thursday, then cooler by Friday
Author: 0 Forecast: Hot today and Thursday, then cooler by Friday

West wind 7 to 13 miles per hour. Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Monday . Mostly sunny, with a high near 80 degrees. North wind 3 to 8 miles per hour. A few rain showers will be possible for Sunday , yet drier weather returns for early next week. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Local Pelicans get Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal
Author: 0 Pelicans get Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal

Despite the lack of communication with the Celtics, Jackson said he was still open to playing for Boston. Well, after the flight was booked and boarded by Ainge, the president of basketball ops, along with head coach Brad Stevens and assistant GM Mike Zarren, Jackson's camp canceled the workout.

Local Dassey attorneys welcome appellate ruling
Author: 0 Dassey attorneys welcome appellate ruling

The death of Halbach and the conviction of Avery and Dassey placed Manitowoc County in the national spotlight. Avery , 54, is now in prison serving a life sentence with no chance of parole. Magistrate William Duffin that overturned the murder conviction of Brendan Dassey . This is a major step towards him being freed. . Instead, the state appealed the judge's decision , keeping Dassey in prison and leaving a federal appeals court to decide if his conviction should be overturned ...

Local What's next on health care draft in Congress
Author: 0 What's next on health care draft in Congress

Yet it faces an uncertain fate in the Senate. But some don't think it goes far enough and four GOP senators are already saying they'll vote no. The Affordable Care Act is viewed as one of - if not the - signature achievement of his administration.

Author: 0 Obama on Senate bill: It's 'not a health care bill'

In more isolated areas PP is the only place to get HIV tests, Pap smears and other services without facing harassment or discrimination. U.S. Senate Republicans' legislation to overhaul Obamacare hit roadblocks nearly as soon as it was unveiled: opposition from all 48 Democratic and independent senators and four conservative Republican lawmakers, as well as skepticism from several other Republicans.

Local Sears to close another 20 stores
Author: 0 Sears to close another 20 stores

The Illinois-based company shut down a Grand Rapids store in March after a January announcement of nationwide closures. Sears has almost halved its store footprint since 2012, from 2,019 then to fewer than 1,200 this year, once all planned closures are made.

Local Dog that mauled 2 kids in auto seats to be euthanized
Author: 0 Dog that mauled 2 kids in auto seats to be euthanized

The children's mother immediately began trying to pull the rampaging pit bull off of her children , but was unable to stop the mauling. The owner is cooperating with the police investigation and has agreed to euthanize the dog, police say.

Local Trump to tout apprenticeships as way to fill jobs gap
Author: 0 Trump to tout apprenticeships as way to fill jobs gap

That same weekend, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder flew to Asia in an attempt to lure Taiwan-based Foxconn to his state. Trump is the 45th President of the United States. "The President has to match his rhetoric with funding", Khanna said in a statement. The White House said Trump's push is aimed at training workers with specific skills for particular jobs that employers say they can't fill at a time of low unemployment.

Author: 0 Lawyer: Family seeks justice in police killing

The officers will be placed on paid administrative leave during the investigation, the police department said in its statement. Police in the U.S. An officer is heard calling for backup just before five rounds are fired. Family members later identified the woman as Charleena Lyles . According to the audio, one officer tells the other to "Tase her".

Author: 0 Trump orders more cash, industry input, for apprenticeships

Democratic U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin said this week she was happy President Trump was focusing on apprenticeships, but concerned that his budget cuts a billion dollars for other job-training programs. "The Obama administration said, 'Hey, it's a great model with great outcomes, let's expand it, '" said Eric Seleznow, who was the deputy assistant secretary to the Department of Labor during Obama's presidency.

Local Trump lawyer defends his use of social media
Author: 0 Trump lawyer defends his use of social media

Department of Justice-appointed Special Counsel Robert Mueller is conducting what is generally called a preliminary inquiry into possible obstruction of justice involving President Donald Trump , as it pertains to his broader investigation into Russian meddling in the USA presidential election.

Local Republicans outwit Democrats again — Georgia Elections
Author: 0 Republicans outwit Democrats again — Georgia Elections

The cheers started early at Karen Handel's election headquarters Tuesday night. Trump's party also claimed victory in another congressional race Tuesday, in neighboring SC. She also had a message for Ossoff's supporters. "What happened on that ballfield was a awful tragedy and we need to all continue to lift up Steve and the others who were injured that day", Handel said.

Local Trump calls for stricter limits on welfare for immigrants
Author: 0 Trump calls for stricter limits on welfare for immigrants

And, yes, I can anticipate the think pieces of tomorrow going on and on about how rich people always get appointed to these sorts of positions and Trump was actually just being really candid, if crude. "The truth is, people love us ... they haven't figured it out yet". His legislative agenda is struggling to gain traction, a federal investigation of alleged Russian meddling into the election and possible collusion with Trump's campaign continues and his approval rating is below 40 per cent ...

Local President Trump's financial disclosure maps out his elaborate business holdings, income sources
Author: 0 President Trump's financial disclosure maps out his elaborate business holdings, income sources

For example , Trump disclosed a liability to Deutsche exceeding $50 million for the Old Post Office , a historic Washington property where he has opened a hotel. Bush. The disclosure also revealed that Trump has personal liabilities amounting to at least $315 million. The 98-page disclosure document, posted on the ethics office's website, is nowhere almost as detailed as the tax records that Trump has thus far refused to publish despite a long-standing tradition among American heads ...

Author: 0 Swift acquittal for former Milwaukee cop charged in shooting

The officer then fired a second shot through Smith's chest as he lie on the ground. His attorney argued to jurors that the justification for the first shot clearly carried over to the less-than-a-second that passed before Heaggan-Brown chose to shoot again, as Smith continued moving.

Author: 0 US Democrats look to future after dispiriting loss in Georgia election

A loss in Georgia , after Democratic donors across the country (okay, mostly in California ) gave time and money to try to stick it to Trump , is a significant momentum-killer. It's time for new leadership. As NPR's Geoff Bennett reports, Democrats in Congress have spent the day trying to figure out what they need to do differently if they want to take back control of the House next year.

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