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Horrific Crash in Texas Leaves 13 Dead

A shuttle bus carrying Texas church members collided head-on with a pickup truck, killing 13 people and injuring two others Wednesday on a two-lane highway in Texas, officials said. Texas church bus crash: 13 killed, 2 injured

Climate Policies Reset Under Trump Order

President Donald Trump’s executive order rolling back Obama’s signature global warming measure, which was a core part of the U.S. commitment to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions 26 to 28 percent below their 2005 levels by the

Coast Guard Nabs 16 Tons Of Cocaine

U.S. Coast Guard officials conducted a massive drug bust netting 16 tons of cocaine, which has an estimated value of $420 million. It is reported that the drugs have a street value of over $1 billion. Coast

Uber Revs Up Self Driving After Crash

Uber said Monday it had restarted autonomous testing that day following a collision involving one of its test vehicles and another driver. Uber resumes self-driving program in Tempe, Pittsburgh after crash Via feeds.reuters.com 03/27/2017 11:29 AM  

Shooting on Vegas Strip Leaves One Dead

After a shooting yesterday on the Las Vegas Strip, one person had been killed and that another has been transported to the hospital. The suspect peacefully surrendered around 6 p.m., according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police

Ford Profit in Danger

Ford Motor Co. expects that investments in autonomous vehicle technology and other tech related expenses will be among reasons its profits will drop dramatically in 2017. Ford says profit will fall 50% Via rss.cnn.com 03/23/2017 10:39 AM

Sears and K-Mart May Not Survive

Sears Holdings Corp.  acknowledged it has “substantial doubt” about its future, raising fresh concerns about the survival of a company that was once the world’s largest retailer. Sears has ‘substantial doubt’ that it can survive Via rss.cnn.com

Ivanka Trump Gets Office in West Wing

It was reported Monday that President Donald Trump‘s daughter Ivanka Trump was getting her own West Wing office, complete with a security clearance for classified information. Ivanka Trump to get top security clearance Via rss.cnn.com 03/21/2017 2:51

Waiter Fired For Asking For Residency Proof

A waiter has been fired after demanding “proof of residency” from two women of Latin American descent before serving them at an upscale Californian restaurant. US waiter fired after asking diners for proof of residency Via www.bbc.co.uk

Budget Cuts Enrage Various Departments

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting urged Congress and President Trump on Thursday to reconsider the proposal to eliminate all federal funding to them, which supports NPR and PBS. PBS and NPR are ready to fight budget cuts

McDonald’s Tweet Disses Trump. Hacked?

McDonald’s main Twitter account tweeted out some unflattering words for President Donald Trump.  McDonalds deleted the tweet shortly after stating that they had been hacked. McDonald’s tweets, deletes message to Trump: ‘You’re disgusting’ Via rss.cnn.com 03/16/2017 11:19

Travel Ban 2 Blocked

US District Judge Derrick Watson of Hawaii has blocked the latest version of the Trump administration’s travel ban, saying it likely violates First Amendment protections. Trump travel ban: US judge blocks new executive order Via www.bbc.co.uk 03/15/2017

No Evidence For Trump Wiretap Claims

US lawmakers say they have not seen any evidence that President Barack Obama wiretapped Donald Trump. Adam Schiff, the panel’s top Democrat stated “To date I’ve seen no evidence that supports the claim that President Trump made

MSNBC Leaks Trump 2005 Returns

President Donald Trump made $153 million and paid $38 million in federal taxes in 2005, according to two pages of his federal income tax return that were released by MSNBC. Donald Trump’s 2005 tax return leak reveals

White House Backing Off Wiretapping Claims

Presidential spokesman Sean Spicer said the president wasn’t using the word wiretapping literally when he claimed ex President Obama “wiretapped” him, noting that Trump had put the term in quotation marks. Trump wiretap claims: White House softens

Massive Blizzard Taking Aim At Northeast

The Northeast is bracing for an epic late winter storm that is forecast to bring blizzard conditions, damaging winds and the heavy snow that could be measured in feet. Severe storm to hit Northeast Via feeds.foxnews.com 03/13/2017