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(Anchorage, AK) -- Six Greenpeace protesters are planning to live atop a drilling rig on a ship headed for Alaska's northwest coast for the next few days. The environmentalist group tweeted photos of the activists scaling the Shell rig somewhere roughly 750 miles northwest of...
(Richmond, VA) -- Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe is blasting the retracted "Rolling Stone" article about a gang rape at UVA that apparently never happened. McAuliffe released a statement after the Columbia School of Journalism pointed out a large number of problems with the...
(Zion, IL) -- An autopsy is revealing a teen killed over the weekend by Illinois police was shot twice in the back. An unidentified Zion police officer shot and killed 17-year-old Justus Howell on Saturday, prompting a gathering of community activists. Police were responding to...
(Rome) -- Pope Francis is speaking out about the modern day persecution of Christians. The Pope presided over two Good Friday services the day after Islamist terrorists targeted Christians during an attack at a University in Kenya. Following the traditional Way of the Cross...
(Lee County, KY) -- Police in Kentucky are saying a mother and her child might have been swept away by high water today. A powerful storm system is slamming the region, bringing heavy rain and wind. Police in Lee County said today that a vehicle had been seen going underwater...
Senator Marco Rubio is expected to reveal his plans for the 2016 presidential race at Miami's Freedom Tower later this month. The Florida Republican told the "Miami Herald" that he'll "announce something" on April 13th. Appearing on Fox News earlier this week, the Cuban-American...
(Washington, DC) -- Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest says religious freedom laws in Indiana and Arkansas are contrary to the values of a majority of Americans. Earnest told a briefing that Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson was clearly responding to a growing public outcry when...
St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch (photo courtesy Fox News) A federal grand jury has decided that Ferguson, Missouri Police Officer Darren Wilson will not be indicted for the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in August. The announcement came Monday night by...
Attorney General Eric Holder (image courtesy of Department of Justice) Same sex marriages that took place in Indiana are now recognized as legal by the federal government. "We will not delay in fulfilling our responsibility to afford every eligible couple, whether same-sex or...