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Local Elizabeth Thomas' family talks to GMA
Author: 0 Elizabeth Thomas' family talks to GMA

Elizabeth, 15, and her 50-year-old teacher, Tad Cummins, disappeared on March 13 and were the subject of an ongoing AMBER Alert for more than five weeks. Cummins faces charges in Siskiyou County for kidnapping and possession of stolen property, according to the sheriff's office. An acting US attorney in Tennessee says the teacher who is accused of kidnapping his 15-year-old student has been charged with taking a minor across state lines to have sex.

Local Ivanka Trump will donate book proceeds to charity
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump will donate book proceeds to charity

Trump said the book will focus on empowering women in the workplace, though she said she recognized she her experience is not exactly ordinary. Popular Video You have to see this to believe it. Ivanka signed on to write the tome in 2015, around the same time her father announced his run for President, but says that she never meant to time the book to coincide with her father's first term in office.

Author: 0 The Patriots go to Washington -- some of them, at least

Although one could argue the Times' photo comparison seems to indicate a far greater difference in number than merely 16 fewer players. Trump must've inspired the Patriots because the National Football League team also called out the Times following the team's visit to the White House on Wednesday.

Author: 0 Charity worker returns to US after being detained in Egypt

The Egyptian American charity worker who was sent to prison for three years in Cairo met with President Trump Friday at the White House. A Cairo court finally acquitted Hijazi Sunday on charges of human trafficking, sexual exploitation of minors and using children in protests - all considered baseless by human rights groups and USA officials.

Local Rams hosting Colts in fall season opener
Author: 0 Rams hosting Colts in fall season opener

The Eagles will play on the west coast on back-to-back weeks, traveling to Seattle to play the Seahawks on Sunday, Dec. 3 and then to Los Angeles to face the Rams on Sunday, Dec. They also have a road game at the Los Angeles Chargers - time and date to come. The Rams will play in London on October 22 against the Arizona Cardinals in what is considered a home game.

Author: 0 5 shocking revelations from the Tennessee teacher criminal complaint

TBI said Thomas is healthy and unharmed, and now their main concern is how she is emotionally. A teacher in the U.S. took guns, money and his wife's auto before kidnapping a 15-year-old female student and taking her on a 4000km journey that ended on Thursday, court records show.

Local Future of revamped health care bill remains dubious in House
Author: 0 Future of revamped health care bill remains dubious in House

Capitol Hill sources said an amendment to the GOP-sponsored American Health Care Act would be circulated to the Republican caucus in a matter of hours - a series of Band-aid patches created to make the bill palatable to both the centrist and conservative wings of the GOP.

Author: 0 Teacher accused of kidnapping student arrested in California

The Cecilville cabin is located in Siskiyou County, the fifth-largest by area in California and is 10 times the size of Maury County. As daylight broke Thursday morning, deputies were able to take Cummins into custody without incident and safely recover Elizabeth Thomas , TBI spokesperson Josh DeVine said.

Local NFL to release 2017 schedule Thursday night
Author: 0 NFL to release 2017 schedule Thursday night

The 2017 Jets schedule is here and. well.it's not exactly easy. Every season, there are several games on the Patriots' schedule that any National Football League fan can watch and appreciate, and 2017 is no exception. The Patriots will play back-to-back games on the road two times and then have a stretch of three straight road games. The Raiders will face the New England Patriots on November 19 in Mexico City as this tweet from Roberto Abramowitz shows.

Author: 0 Arkansas Conducts 1st Execution Since 2005, Plans 3 More in April

Ledell Lee , 51, was pronounced dead at 11:56 pm CDT at the state's death chamber in its Cummins Unit prison, a Department of Corrections spokesman said. The use of vecuronium bromide has also faced legal pushback, with McKesson Medical-Surgical - a distributor for pharmaceutical giant Pfizer - accusing Arkansas of concealing its plans to use the drug for capital punishment.

Local Questions abound in aftermath of NFL star Hernandez's death
Author: 0 Questions abound in aftermath of NFL star Hernandez's death

The former Patriots tight end was pronounced dead at UMass Memorial-Health Alliance Hospital in Leominster about an hour later. "Mr. Hernandez also attempted to block his door from the inside by jamming the door with various items". While state officials have now said they would release the brain to the family, that announcement wasn't made until after accusations from the former New England Patriots tight end's lawyer.

Author: 0 Cardell Hayes sentenced to 25 years in prison

Buras said the sentences will be served concurrently, and Hayes will receive credit for time served. A prosecutor is calling for maximum punishment for the killer of New Orleans Saints star Will Smith. The defense has noted the absence of any serious criminal record and has said Hayes feared for his life when he encountered a drunken, belligerent Smith in a traffic dispute past year.

Local Michigan State Defensive Lineman Auston Robertson Charged with Sexual Misconduct
Author: 0 Michigan State Defensive Lineman Auston Robertson Charged with Sexual Misconduct

Three other MSU Spartan football players remain suspended from the program while under suspicion in another alleged sexual assault that took place in January on campus. "It is not appropriate at this time for me to comment further on this matter". According to Allen County Court records, Robertson completed the diversionary program and the case was dismissed on March 22 of this year.

Local Two Seattle officers shot, wounded
Author: 0 Two Seattle officers shot, wounded

Several officers were shot while responding to a robbery in Saattle. The shooting happened in downtown Seattle at about 1:32 p.m. Thursday. Sgt. Chief Kathleen O'Toole told reporters at first that the injuries to the officers were believed to be minor, but hospital officials later said one of the officers is in critical condition.

Local Democratic Party rides coattails of Bernie Sanders' popularity
Author: 0 Democratic Party rides coattails of Bernie Sanders' popularity

Sanders was greeted with roars of approval from the friendly crowd as he called for a radical transformation of the Democratic Party into a grass roots movement founded on the tenets of his unsuccessful Democratic presidential campaign: fighting against the billionaire class and rigged economic and political systems.

Author: 0 Protesters around country call for Trump to release tax returns

The election is over! As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump defied recent historical precedent and resisted releasing his tax returns, citing an ongoing audit by the IRS. "The President is also right that this was not a secondary or side issue of the campaign, this was a central issue in the campaign. and he won this fight already", the senator added.

Author: 0 North Korea will regularly test missiles

A concept paper circulated to council members ahead of the meeting states that North Korea's "pursuit of weapons of mass destruction represents one of the gravest threats to worldwide peace and security the Security Council faces". North Korea has till now shown no sign of abandoning or toning down its programme. North Korea routinely labels such exercises preparations for invasion.

Author: 0 Miami's Chen pulled from no-hit bid to start 8th vs Seattle

Chen, who dealt with elbow issues last season, was lifted after throwing his 100th pitch to complete the seventh inning. The Seattle victory came despite an impressive showing by Miami outfielders Christian Yelich and Giancarlo Stanton, who each hit long home runs off of Mariners starter Felix Hernandez.

Local White House defends portrayal of 'armada' push towards Korean peninsula
Author: 0 White House defends portrayal of 'armada' push towards Korean peninsula

The U.S.is trying to ratchet up pressure on North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programmes. The idea that the Vinson was headed immediately to the Korean Peninsula had both reassured South Korea and Japan, which were wary of potential North Korean provocations, and increased concern that Trump could respond to those actions with military force.

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly out at Fox News Channel after 20 years

Fox News has dropped one of its best-known presenters, Bill O'Reilly, following accusations of sexual harassment. Anchor Dana Perino, filling in for O'Reilly during the 8 p.m. Despite the scandal, O'Reilly continued to attract viewers. O'Reilly said in an April 1 statement that he had been unfairly targeted because of his public prominence.

Local White nationalist Spencer speaks at Auburn
Author: 0 White nationalist Spencer speaks at Auburn

Spencer was set to speak in a university building, but Auburn University canceled last week due to security concerns. "However, when the tenets of free speech are overshadowed by threats to the safety of our students, faculty and staff, we have a responsibility to protect our campus", the Provost's Office said in a statement .

Local Bill O'Reilly Out at Fox News After Sex Harassment Allegations
Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly Out at Fox News After Sex Harassment Allegations

The departure from Fox News marks a stunning end to a near ideal marriage between a pugnacious personality and network. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invsion/AP, File). But O'Reilly has been on Fox News for more than two decades. As we reported last week , an independent analysis by the ad-tracking firm iSpot.tv showed O'Reilly's program had lost about half its advertisers in a span of several weeks due to the allegations.

Local Rains help winter wheat, delay corn planting in Kansas
Author: 0 Rains help winter wheat, delay corn planting in Kansas

USA wheat futures slipped on Thursday, hovering near a 2-1/2-week low hit in the previous session, on plentiful global supply, while corn and soybeans were largely steady. "We've had a consistent rain and cloudiness for over two weeks". In recent years, we've seen growers respond quickly to planting delays by increasing productivity later in the planting season.

Local I ruined Trump's 'unbelievably successful couple of weeks' - Sean Spicer
Author: 0 I ruined Trump's 'unbelievably successful couple of weeks' - Sean Spicer

During the daily press briefing at the White House on Tuesday, Spicer stunned the Washington press corps by incorrectly telling reporters that Hitler did not use chemical weapons during World War II. Spicer had yesterday during his regular press briefing attempted to shame Russian Federation and Assad by comparing the Syrian leader with Hitler. "But the uniqueness of the Nazi killing machine's targeting of one people, Jews, and use of chemical gases to kill them should never be forgotten".

Local Rep. Jason Chaffetz will not seek re-election
Author: 0 Rep. Jason Chaffetz will not seek re-election

The campaign has sputtered without support from House leadership. That would likely be too much of a wildcard for GOP leaders, who have so far steered clear of investigating Trump's finances or business dealings. Chaffetz now heads the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, and has come under fire for not digging into conflict of interest concerns about President Trump or Russia's efforts to meddle in the election.

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