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Author: 0 Georgia cops fired after videos surface of them punching and kicking motorist

Two Gwinnett officers, Michael Bongiovanni (left) Robert McDonald (right), are fired after new traffic stop video surfaces showing them punching and kicking motorist. As Attorney General Jeff Sessions moves to de-emphasize reform that might address the issue of police brutality, it's unlikely the picture will become clearer anytime soon.

Local United to compensate passengers on flight at centre of passenger-dragging scandal
Author: 0 United to compensate passengers on flight at centre of passenger-dragging scandal

Facebook/Audra DickersonA new video obtained by People Magazine shows an exchange the police had with the passenger they dragged off a United Airlines flight . United was trying to find seats for four employees, meaning four passengers had to deplane. A United Airlines spokesperson told the agencies that the passengers "are receiving compensation for the cost of their tickets".

Author: 0 Trump, Xi converge on currency, Syria as US-China ties warm

He says he thinks Xi "wants to help us with North Korea", Trump said of Xi, crediting China with taking a "big step" by turning back boats of coal that North Korea sells to its northern neighbor. McMaster also said on "Fox News Sunday" that it was a "prudent" decision to send the San Diego-based USS Carl Vinson strike group toward the Korean Peninsula, a move created to warn Pyongyang against additional provocations.

Local United Airlines to refund fares to all Flight 3411 passengers
Author: 0 United Airlines to refund fares to all Flight 3411 passengers

Despite calls for Munoz's ousting, the United CEO said he will not step down."I was hired to make United better, and we've been doing that". FACING public outrage over forcibly dragging a man off a plane, United Airlines on Wednesday promised that this kind of incidents would never happen again.

Local College student rewarded with life-size Dr Pepper fountain for front yard
Author: 0 College student rewarded with life-size Dr Pepper fountain for front yard

Five gallons of soda flow from the six-foot-tall fountain. "We were really inspired by her love of the brand and wanted to have a fun twist on what exactly that means for her", Dr. Claire Daniels, senior in communications studies, poses for a picture with her Dr Pepper fountain in her front yard on April 13, 2017. "It's really insane", Daniels told the Wichita Eagle .

Local Bannon in peril? Trump's criticism worries his populist base
Author: 0 Bannon in peril? Trump's criticism worries his populist base

All the news that's unfit to print - The New York Times has hired an alumnus of The Wall Street Journal editorial page, Bret Stephens, who is known for casting doubt on what he has called "the purported threat of global warming". And even if Bannon is retained, it could be challenging for such boisterous and aggressive operators to continue to serve a president who so dissed him in public.

Local DNA leads to arrest in murder of jogger in Massachusetts
Author: 0 DNA leads to arrest in murder of jogger in Massachusetts

A suspect is in the custody of the Massachusetts State Police in connection to the death of Princeton jogger Vanessa Marcotte, WCVB reported . The man's arrest comes after the body of Marcotte was discovered in Princeton , Mass after having gone on a run on August 7, 2016, never to return again after having traveled to visit her mother.

Author: 0 Scattered rain and warmer temperatures for the weekend

Thursday will bring another chance for rain , but for most of us, it won't come until afternoon or early evening. The good news: Forecasters don't expect the weekend to be a total washout, and they say any rain that falls will be very light.

Local Chicago police arrest 14-year-old in rape on Facebook Live
Author: 0 Chicago police arrest 14-year-old in rape on Facebook Live

She was taken to Comer Children's Hospital and reunited with her family. Multiple sources report that the 15-year-old girl first went missing in the Lawndale neighborhood of Chicago after her uncle dropped her off at church. More arrests are expected, police say. None of those viewers called the police, though. "The young men responsible - they be should ashamed of themselves".

Local JC Penney delays closing of 138 stores by several weeks
Author: 0 JC Penney delays closing of 138 stores by several weeks

Retailer JC Penney is postponing planned store closures and liquidation sales. The company recently announced the closing dates would be pushed back to the end of July, which gives Decorah residents more time to fight for keeping their store.

Author: 0 Players raving about course conditions in 2nd round of RBC Heritage

Open victor Webb Simpson were two shots back at eight-under 134, one stroke better than five players including first-round leader Bud Cauley , who followed an opening 63 with 72. He has three top-10 finishes in 11 starts but also four missed cuts, including his last two events in the Arnold Palmer Invitational and Puerto Rico Open on March 24 before being off for the past two weeks.

Local Authorities: Janesville Fugitive Captured
Author: 0 Authorities: Janesville Fugitive Captured

Sheriff Robert Spoden said investigators believed Jakubowski might have given copies of his manifesto to other people, but they did not know how many. Authorities released a cellphone video that appears to show Jakubowski at a post office, mailing a bulky envelope addressed to Trump at the White House.

Local Increasing Gas Prices Could Boost Tourism to Cape Cod
Author: 0 Increasing Gas Prices Could Boost Tourism to Cape Cod

Arizona gas prices are slightly below the national average. Diesel prices are also expected to rise to $2.70 a gallon this year from $2.34 a gallon, but that's also well below the average price of the fuel over the last five years. Energy Information Administration collects, analyzes and disseminates independent and impartial energy information to promote efficient policymaking and markets, while educating the public on energy and its interaction with the economy and the environment.

Local Arkansas judge blocks state from using lethal drug
Author: 0 Arkansas judge blocks state from using lethal drug

Ward murdered Little Rock store clerk Rebecca Lynn Doss when she was 18. "We are grateful that the Arkansas Supreme Court has issued a stay of execution for Bruce Ward so that they may consider the serious questions presented about his sanity", Braden said in a statement.

Local House will not reach healthcare deal before two-week break
Author: 0 House will not reach healthcare deal before two-week break

Congress leaves town in days for a two-week recess, when lawmakers could face antagonistic grilling from voters at town hall meetings and the entire GOP drive might lose momentum. Trump administration officials and leading GOP legislators said they are not giving up trying to find common ground between conservatives and moderates.

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

Kelowna Hyundai is hosting an Easter egg hunt on Saturday for children ages 10 and under. Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin and his family will join in this seventh annual event, presented by the city of Columbia, that includes an egg hunt, games, eggs-ercises, face painting, exhibitors, refreshments and more .

Author: 0 Joseph Jakubowski captured in Wisconsin, authorities say

According to authorities in Vernon, Richland and Rock Counties, the Vernon County Sheriff's Office received a report of someone suspicious on a farmer's property on Estes Road near Readstown, Wisconsin at 9:30 p.m. But the suspect has not been a fan of authority, especially police officers, since age 17, he said. An unnamed associate recorded Jakubowski mailing the manifesto on the afternoon of April 4.

Author: 0 Egg hunts galore and Bengali New Year festival this weekend

Registration is now closed for the special needs activity. There will also be a scavenger hunt for teenagers ages 13 to 17 to take part in anytime during the day. Prizes, refreshments and lots of eggs - it's all free - just bring a basket. If you're trying to catch him, or one last time before he disappears for another year or figure out where he's hidden all the eggs, check out the list below.

Author: 0 Kansas Outcome a Warning to GOP as Georgia Contest Nears

The Kansas race had unexpectedly tightened in its final days, worrying the Republican establishment. Senator Ted Cruz flew in to stump for Estes and both Vice-President Mike Pence and President Donald Trump recorded robocalls urging his election.

Author: 0 White House decides against releasing visitor records

White House Communications Director Michael Dubke said Friday that Trump has made a decision to keep the visitor logs secret out of "grave national security risks and privacy concerns". Plaintiffs say the administration's refusal to publicize visitor records signals a stark rejection of transparency in government. On Friday, Dubke defended the White House's decision by citing other areas he said was demonstrating new levels of transparency.

Local Sexual abuse at boarding school went on for decades
Author: 0 Sexual abuse at boarding school went on for decades

Allegations involve both male and female former faculty, though no present faculty were mentioned in the report . Bradley said the department didn't initiate its own investigation prior to the release of Kestenbaum's report Thursday because "we didn't have any complainants come to us".

Local Sanders: Trump will be a one-term president
Author: 0 Sanders: Trump will be a one-term president

Vermonters are among the happiest constituents in the country, according to recent polling by Morning Consult . Sen. Bernie Sanders predicted Wednesday that President Trump would be a one-term president even though Mr. "The Republicans had to spend money like insane at the end to beat him", Sanders told the AP. "On issue after issue, he's turned his back on working people and sided with the millionaire class".

Author: 0 9-year-old injured in San Bernardino school shooting 'recovering well'

According to San Bernardino Sheriff John McMahon, "He was allowed access because of his prior relationship and no prior knowledge of any threats", reports CBS Los Angeles . He says "no one has come forward to say they saw this coming". They are happy to inform everyone that 9-year-old Nolan Brandy, is recovering very well.

Local Families ID 4 men killed in Central Islip park
Author: 0 Families ID 4 men killed in Central Islip park

Authorities released few other details about the case, but did confirm that a video of the victims was sent to one of their girlfriends. The killings are consistent with the "modus operandi" of the MS-13 gang, and offer a "stark reminder" that the community continues to be at was with the gang, police said at an afternoon news conference .

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