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Oklahoma state senator charged with felony prostitution

Oklahoma state senator charged with felony prostitution

Moore Police say they were called shortly before 1 a.m.to a room at the Super 8 Motel, located at 1520 N. Service Road in Moore, to conduct a welfare check. Shortey could not be reached for comment Thursday. The resolution punishes Shortey for 'disorderly behavior'. In a statement following its passage, Schulz said it was not meant to be "a presumption of guilt or innocence". Read More

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US Senate Confirms Seema Verma to Head Medicare, Medicaid Centers

US Senate Confirms Seema Verma to Head Medicare, Medicaid Centers

She is likely to play a key role in the health care reform of US President Donald Trump, who has made it a priority to repeal and replace the affordable healthcare of his predecessor Barack Obama. In a letter to governors, Verma and Health Secretary Tom Price said that expanding Medicaid was a "clear departure from the core, historic mission of the program" and gave states an incentive to "deprioritize the most vulnerable populations". Read More

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Native American demonstrators gather near Hermitage ahead of Trump's visit

Native American demonstrators gather near Hermitage ahead of Trump's visit

Sign up to our daily newsletter for your chance to win. Mayor Megan Barry will also attend the event at the Hermitage after being invited by the Andrew Jackson Foundation. President Trump speaks on the telephone in the Oval Office of the White House, Jan. 28. House Republicans recently unveiled their replacement for the Affordable Care Act, the Obamacare legislation they have long vowed to repeal. Read More

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Lake effect snow warning issued

Lake effect snow warning issued

The warning remains in effect until 1 a.m. Wednesday morning for Lake County in IN and from 9 p.m. Tuesday until 9 a.m. Wednesday for Porter County in Indiana. Visibilities vary greatly and can drop to zero within minutes. The Chicago area could see its largest snowfall since before Christmas, with several inches of snow expected Monday. Read More

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Snow causes flight cancellations, delays at St. Louis Airport

Tuesday, March 14, is projected to be harsh for the East Coast as well, particularly for the Washington-Baltimore region. "There is a "check flight status" icon on the home page of our website - flylouisville.com", she said. The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning for the city and parts of neighboring New Jersey and CT, with wind gusts up to 55 miles per hour and low visibility predicted. Read More

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Terror attack tip-off closes German mall

Terror attack tip-off closes German mall

Earlier, German Bild and Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung newspapers as well as the public broadcaster WDR reported, citing unidentified security sources, that an Islamic State fighter of German origin contacted a group of radicals inside Germany and overseas and motivated them to carry out attacks on the shopping mall. Read More

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3 girls burned in Harrisburg Fire

3 girls burned in Harrisburg Fire

DeVoe, a married father, and 21-year veteran with Harrisburg Fire Department, was driving back to the station to pick up his gear when the driver of the stolen auto smashed into him. EMS providers took Devoe to Hersey Medical Center where he was initially listed in critical condition on Friday night but later succumbed to his injuries Saturday. Read More

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Michigan Basketball Wins The Big Ten Championship

Michigan Basketball Wins The Big Ten Championship

Another opportunity went by the wayside Sunday afternoon at the Verizon Center, where the No. 24 Badgers dropped a 71-56 decision to MI in the championship game of the Big Ten Conference tournament. Wisconsin is clawing its way back in the first half. He hit two free throws with 1 minute, 8 seconds left to pull UW within 65-54. Leading 33-32 at the break, MI scored the first six points of the second half and built a 44-34 margin with 13:16 remaining on a nifty three-point play from Zak ... Read More

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First Alert Weekend Forecast March 11th and 12th

Highs today in the low to mid 70s. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. SUNDAY: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Blustery, with a west wind 13 to 20 miles per hour. Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Winds could gust as high as 23 miles per hour. Monday night: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Read More

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Bomb Threat Sent to Brooklyn Jewish Children's Museum

Bomb Threat Sent to Brooklyn Jewish Children's Museum

This is a developing story . When Cincinnati's Mayerson Jewish Community Center was hit with a bomb threat on January 18, Adam Bellows was satisfied with how the staff handled the preschool kids, including his two-year-old son. "Earlier this week, all 100 senators demanded action in response to the latest wave of ant-Semitic bomb threats targeting JCCs". The letter came one day after the entire United States Senate sent a missive to not only Sessions but also Department of Homeland ... Read More

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Felicia Farruggia demands heroin meth speedball injection during child birth

Felicia Farruggia demands heroin meth speedball injection during child birth

Police in Concord arrested Felicia Farruggia , 29, of Concord , this week, about six months after her son was born. "She didn't really care what". Frenette said that a quick fix was the only way to calm down Farruggia long enough for her to call for help. Police told WBZ-TV the investigation took so long because they had to wait for toxicology reports and needed witnesses to cooperate. Read More

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Here's Trump's message for International Women's Day

The March for Women's Rights has been organised by the Women's Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre to mark the internationally recognised campaign day, which this year has a theme of Be Bold For Change. But the Getting to Equal 2017 study also reported, more positively, that women graduating in 2020 from universities in developed markets around the world could be the first generation to close the pay gap in their professional lifetimes. Read More

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In Israel Visit New York Gov. Cuomo condemns anti-Semitic attacks

In Israel Visit New York Gov. Cuomo condemns anti-Semitic attacks

New York, along with much of the US, has seen a rise in anti-Semitic incidents of late, including a Staten Island Jewish Community Center bomb threat and a vandalized Jewish cemetery in Rochester. It is disgusting, it is reprehensible, it violates every tenet of the New York State tradition.New York State by its definition is a celebration of diversity, it accepts all, we believe in the spirit of inclusion and we live by discrimination of none. Read More

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