• State Police to increase patrols for holiday weekend
State Police to increase patrols for holiday weekend

This represents an increase of 64.3 percent for fatal crashes, and 56.3 percent for fatalities, the data indicates. More than 400 people may be killed and almost 50,000 injured in vehicle crashes during the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend , the National Safety Council warned in its annual estimate of holiday traffic danger.

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  • Colorado Springs-based Boeing 747 SuperTanker fights California fire for 1st time
Colorado Springs-based Boeing 747 SuperTanker fights California fire for 1st time

Gordon says traffic is moving in both directions but it's "very slow going". A 747 SuperTanker drops retardant while battling the Ponderosa Fire east of Oroville, Calif., on August 30, 2017. A fire information line has been set up by Cal Fire at 538-7826. "All campfires pose a risk of escaping", Cal Fire spokesman Darren Read said. Cal Fire s...

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  • Temple Police Looking For Missing 22-Year-Old Student
Temple Police Looking For Missing 22-Year-Old Student

Police tell FOX 29 they did send cadaver dogs into the home, but did not say whether or not it was related to the search for Burleigh. Philadelphia police did not respond to an immediate request for comment Saturday morning. Family member Ed Burleigh said Saturday on Facebook "Our Beautiful Angel Jenna is now in Heaven". The suspect, who was pick...

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  • Florida vs. MI score, game highlights
Florida vs. MI score, game highlights

Much was made out of the fact that MI football was only returning five starters coming into the 2017 season. Beyond a two-play stretch in the second quarter, the Gators never presented a real threat to breaching the goal line - or the first-down line with any regularity for that matter.

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  • India's GDP Growth Hits Three-Year Low in June quarter
India's GDP Growth Hits Three-Year Low in June quarter

The GVA growth for "manufacturing" came in at 1.2 percent in the April-June 2017 quarter, substantially lower than 10.7 percent growth recorded in the same quarter last fiscal. "Growth numbers indicate a moderation in agriculture and industrial sectors". Among the key sectoral components, agriculture showed a growth of 2.3% in the first quarter...

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  • 'Not a god': Federer tops cramping Youzhny in 5 sets at Open
'Not a god': Federer tops cramping Youzhny in 5 sets at Open

The Czech world No 1, who reached the final in NY a year ago, required three sets to defeat American home favourite Nicole Gibbs in the second round and was on the brink of defeat before rallying to record a hard fought 3-6 7-5 6-4 success .

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  • Alaska National Guard members helping with Harvey rescues
Alaska National Guard members helping with Harvey rescues

The Nebraska National Guardsmen are trained to provide medical triage operations in various environments, including those involving hazardous material operations. Arkansas is part of a large contingent of states, reaching as far as Alaska, that have sent their citizen soldiers to help Houston and the surrounding areas recover as floodwaters recede ...

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  • La Tuna / Burbank Fire Evacuations: Full List & How to Stay Updated
La Tuna / Burbank Fire Evacuations: Full List & How to Stay Updated

The La Tuna Fire was first reported about 1:30 p.m. Friday as a small, one-acre vegetation fire south of Interstate 210 near Burbank. Approximately 50 homes threatened in that area and the fire will likely reach the defensive lines at those homes in 30 mins.

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  • Maryland upsets No. 23 Texas 51-41, spoils Herman's debut
Maryland upsets No. 23 Texas 51-41, spoils Herman's debut

The Maryland Terrapins came back on the very next drive. Maryland scored another TD shortly afterwards when Texas' new kicker Josh Rowland missed his first field goal attempt as a Longhorn. The Terrapins built a stunning 30-14 halftime lead and held off a late charge by the Longhorns, who pulled within three points twice in the second half ...

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  • Pakistan wants peace, stability in Afghanistan, says Asif
Pakistan wants peace, stability in Afghanistan, says Asif

It is vital to the US interests that Pakistan prevents terrorist sanctuaries", the message said. "We can no longer be silent about Pakistan's safe havens for terrorist organizations, the Taliban, and other groups that pose a threat to the region and beyond", Trump said.

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  • Led coalition says still monitoring ISIL convoy in Syria
Led coalition says still monitoring ISIL convoy in Syria

Iraq, the Kurdistan Region, and the coalition were not a part of the agreement and all three have objected to allowing the ISIS militants into the Syria-Iraq border region. The coalition said it would not strike the convoy, but acknowledged hitting Daesh fighters and vehicles "seeking to facilitate the movement of Daesh fighters to the border a...

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  • Looking forward to 'productive' discussions at BRICS: Modi
Looking forward to 'productive' discussions at BRICS: Modi

It will be yet another opportunity for China to host other Brics leaders following the Sanya Summit in 2011. It officially opened in Shanghai in 2015. We have also advanced the initiative to create a joint television network of the BRICS countries.Russian Federation stands for strengthening the BRICS countries' partnership in politics, the economy,...

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  • Trump's aide, longtime bodyguard plans to leave White House
Trump's aide, longtime bodyguard plans to leave White House

Popular Video This young teenage singer was shocked when Keith Urban invited her on stage at his concert. "Nobody tells him who to see, who to listen to, what to read, what he can say ..." By all accounts, Kelly, a retired four-star general and the former Secretary of Homeland Security, has brought an improved structure to the West Wing.

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  • Condoleezza Rice: Trump right to paint 'bleak picture' of North Korea
Condoleezza Rice: Trump right to paint 'bleak picture' of North Korea

Pacific territory of Guam. South Korea's main spy agency has previously asserted that it does not think Pyongyang now has the ability to develop miniaturized nuclear weapons that can be mounted on long-range ballistic missiles. Moon has sought to be "more accommodating" to North Korea than his predecessor and looked for nonmilitary ways to resolv...

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  • Senators Say Comey Decided to Exonerate Clinton Before Complete Investigation
Senators Say Comey Decided to Exonerate Clinton Before Complete Investigation

The letter was never sent after White House Counsel Donald McGahn raised objections to some of its contents, according to the article. That letter, written by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , criticized Comey for holding a press conference "to release derogatory information about the subject of a declined criminal investigation [i.e., Cl...

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  • Kenya Elections: Opposition parties not out of the woods- Kweku Kwarteng
Kenya Elections: Opposition parties not out of the woods- Kweku Kwarteng

East Africa's biggest economy has a history of disputed elections. Worldwide election observers had said they saw no interference with the vote. "The first respondent [the electoral commission] failed, neglected or refused to conduct the presidential election in a manner consistent with the dictates of the constitution", Justice Maraga said....

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  • Became known, how many in fact, the United States military is in Afghanistan
Became known, how many in fact, the United States military is in Afghanistan

The higher number emerged following Mattis's call for a more accurate troop-strength estimate, as the Trump administration worked on a new US policy in Afghanistan. The announcement comes as the Pentagon considers whether to send 3,900 more forces to Afghanistan to implement Trump's revised strategy, the outlet reported.

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  • Florida governor wins dispute over death penalty cases
Florida governor wins dispute over death penalty cases

She described the seven assistant state attorneys she appointed to the panel as all having no personal qualms about the death penalty, and said many of them have worked death penalty prosecutions. Ayala challenged Scott's decision, saying nothing in Florida law requires her to seek the death penalty. "We have laws in our state". He will decide whet...

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  • Jameis Winston Will Be Florida State's Honorary Captain For Alabama Game
Jameis Winston Will Be Florida State's Honorary Captain For Alabama Game

Much like the Alabama vs. Florida State game, this one is another big top-25 showdown between two traditional powers. Opinions from the round table were mixed, as George Schroeder, Erick Smith and Dan Wolken viewed Alabama's path as "easier" than Florida State's.

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  • Trump Pledges $1m To Flood Victims
Trump Pledges $1m To Flood Victims

Much larger future installments will be required but the initial package, to replenish Federal Emergency Management Agency disaster coffers through September 30, shouldn't be controversial. When asked if DREAMers should be anxious, Trump only said "We love the DREAMers, we love the DREAMers". He also says no routine sweeps will be conducted in em...

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