• Central Texas Red Cross volunteers head to Louisiana
Central Texas Red Cross volunteers head to Louisiana

Even the governor and his family were forced from their home after flood waters filled the basement of the executive mansion. More than 500 Red Cross volunteers from all of the country are going to Louisiana to help in the warehouse, shelters and with casework.

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  • Clinton says: 'There is no new Donald Trump'
Clinton says: 'There is no new Donald Trump'

Mr Manafort, the Republican presidential nominee's campaign manager, vehemently denied any wrongdoing, saying he had never received the payments.?? " Donald Trump must disclose any and all ties, financial or otherwise, that he or his campaign aides have to the Russian government", said Mark Paustenbach, the DNC's national press secretary.

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  • Office of convicted Pennsylvania AG to outline future plans
Office of convicted Pennsylvania AG to outline future plans

Kane, who did not testify during the trial and did not offer any comment on the verdict, was whisked out a side door by her security detail. The jury agreed with the prosecution's claim that Kane tried to inflict revenge on a former employee by leaking secret grand jury information to a newspaper.

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  • Talk of shifting funds away from Trump premature - Republican official
Talk of shifting funds away from Trump premature - Republican official

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus spoke to Donald Trump about the direction of his campaign and his impact on down-ballot races, sources tell CNN. Many pointed out that with the Trump campaign, even in case of the "liberal media" that does want Trump to lose, editorializing is often not needed.

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  • New York To Pay $4.5 Million To Settle Police Killing Lawsuit
New York To Pay $4.5 Million To Settle Police Killing Lawsuit

The ex-cop will ultimately serve five years probation and perform 800 hours of community service for the shooting death of Gurley. According to his testimony, Liang was opening the door of the eighth floor landing with the same hand in which he was holding his Glock.

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  • U.S. tracking scores of extremists who fled Syrian city
U.S. tracking scores of extremists who fled Syrian city

The liberation of the Syrian city of Manbij from Daesh presents geopolitical challenges as Turkey's reaction to the event remains unclear, given that Ankara opposes the growth of Kurdish territorial influence, the private intelligence firm Soufan Group said in a report on Tuesday.

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  • Philippine Congress needs say on Marcos burial: ex-president
Philippine Congress needs say on Marcos burial: ex-president

Victims who endured torture and imprisonment during late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos' two-decade-long reign, protest against the possible return of any Marcos to the presidential palace in Manila on February 22, 2016. Preparations are underway for the Marcos burial. Malacanang has said Pres. Duterte will not stop public demonstration aga...

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  • Perseid meteor shower - everything you need to know
Perseid meteor shower - everything you need to know

The meteors are created as the Earth passes through a cloud of ice and dust left behind from comet Swift-Tuttle. Would you like to make a wish on a shooting star? Every Perseid meteor is actually a tiny piece of debris from the comet Swift-Tuttle which disintegrate in flashes of light when they hit the Earth's atmosphere.

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  • Roger Ailes Advising Trump on Debates, Sources Say
Roger Ailes Advising Trump on Debates, Sources Say

Ailes will assist Trump's team as it prepares for its first debate with Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, which will take place on September 26 at Hofstra University on Long Island. Before he founded Fox News in 1996, Ailes spent years as a respected political strategist with a pit bull style. It's clear Trump requires some coaching on how to dea...

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  • Woman In Slain Family Had Planned To Leave Husband That Day
Woman In Slain Family Had Planned To Leave Husband That Day

An autopsy on Mark Sr. was to be performed Monday afternoon, but authorities have not released the results. Meanwhile, forensic analysis of physical evidence collected from the home continues as investigators work to learn all they can about the family's final moments.

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  • UN Authorizes Force of 4000 Troops to S
UN Authorizes Force of 4000 Troops to S

In response, the US deputy ambassador to the United Nations on Friday accused South Sudan's government of blocking the work of the United Nations mission. It apparently could even confront the government troops if the need arises. "The whole point about this process is fighting needs to stop and the peace process needs to be embarked on with so...

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  • Boko Haram elusive chief Shekau says 'still around,' audio message says
Boko Haram elusive chief Shekau says 'still around,' audio message says

Little is known about Barnawi, who appeared in a 2015 Boko Haram video with a soft-spoken demeanor and his face blurred . Boko Haram is fighting to overthrow Nigeria's government and establish an Islamic State in the north. Embattled leader of the degraded Boko Haram insurgent group, Abubakar Shekau , has re-asserted his leadership role of ...

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  • Republicans urge RNC chairman to stop spending on Trump campaign
Republicans urge RNC chairman to stop spending on Trump campaign

A senior Trump adviser said the notion that Priebus threatened Trump is "malarkey". "I don't know that we need to get out the vote", he said in a Thursday interview on Fox News . He said fellow Republicans are "getting used to" the money he's raising. At some point, you either have principles and grow up or you become Donald Trump .

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  • Georgia Police Officer Fatally Shot by Gunman
Georgia Police Officer Fatally Shot by Gunman

Authorities said an unidentified suspect is being sought and an investigation is ongoing. The GBI brought in an extra 20 people from nearby agencies to work this case, Whitley told the TV station. Georgia Bureau of Investigations spokesman Scott Dutton said Sunday that authorities are searching for 24-year-old Royheem Delshawn Deeds in the deat...

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  • Two confirmed dead after attack on Swiss train
Two confirmed dead after attack on Swiss train

A 34-year-old woman and the assailant died in hospital yesterday, police said. The six-year-old and 17-year-old remain in serious condition; the other victims have been treated and released from area hospitals. At the time of the attack, the train was occupied by several dozen passengers. Five people were stabbed or suffered burns during an attac...

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  • Turkey issues arrest warrant for ex-soccer star
Turkey issues arrest warrant for ex-soccer star

Sukur's father wasn't so lucky, however, and along with a court order to seize all of the soccer star's assets in the country, his father was arrested on the same charges of being in league with Gulen. However, the rebelling servicemen started to surrender July 16 and Turkish authorities said the coup attempt failed. Sukur is a known supporter of...

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  • Japan in talks to deliver two coast guard ships to Philippines
Japan in talks to deliver two coast guard ships to Philippines

Ramos says China has welcomed him to come to Beijing for discussions in the wake of July 12 worldwide arbitration panel's ruling in favor of the Philippines over China's South China Sea maritime claims. Ramos had been designated by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte as a special envoy for negotiations over the South China Sea. Last month, Fu sa...

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  • Father of Orlando gunman at Clinton rally
Father of Orlando gunman at Clinton rally

Kissimmee is about 20 miles from Pulse, the gay nightclub in Orlando where St. Lucie County resident Omar Mateen declared his allegiance to the Islamic State and shot and killed 49 people before being killed by police on June 12. Seddique Mateen , whose son was responsible for the massacre which claimed 49 lives, was seen standing behind Clinton a...

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  • Pak ready for nuclear non-testing agreement with India: Sartaj Aziz
Pak ready for nuclear non-testing agreement with India: Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan plans to invite India for a dialogue on Kashmir, Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan's prime minister's foreign affairs advisor said today; just days after India insisted that it would discuss only Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) with Pakistan.

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  • Pinellas Sheriff: 6 Year Old Kills 13-Day-Old Sister
Pinellas Sheriff: 6 Year Old Kills 13-Day-Old Sister

Baby Kathleen started crying. But deputies said the boy later used a doll to show how he repeatedly slammed the infant's head into the minivan's ceiling, dropping her on the floor, flipping her over and pummeling her. In 2011 Philip died of cancer at the age of 66. "We couldn't have prevented this from happening", say Sheriff Gualtieri. When aske...

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  • Rio 2016: Kathleen brace helps USA outplay India in women's hockey
Rio 2016: Kathleen brace helps USA outplay India in women's hockey

Ranked fifth in the world by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) and captained by Doylestown's own Lauren Crandall, Team USA has now defeated two of the top-five teams on the planet. Goalie Jackie Briggs notched her first shoutout of the games against India after allowing a single goal in each of the team's first three matches. The U.S.

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  • Swimmer Chen Xinyi of China tests positive at Rio Olympics
Swimmer Chen Xinyi of China tests positive at Rio Olympics

Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi tested positive for banned substance hydrochlorothiazide , a diuretic . Chen tested positive for diuretic hydrochlorothiazide after coming in fourth in the women's 100-meter butterfly, nine-hundredths of a second behind a spot on the podium.

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  • No immediate ruling on Obama transgender directive
No immediate ruling on Obama transgender directive

But even though she was born a boy named Joseph Paul, she made it clear what she identified as. She admitted to a period of punishment towards Kai, until the child's behavior proved traumatic. It's unclear if the issue will appear on the next agenda or if anything will change. In mid-May, Your Pearland News reported that the superintendent of P...

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  • Child falls off Pennsylvania roller coaster
Child falls off Pennsylvania roller coaster

During a news conference Thursday afternoon, officials said the boy was with his family. This story will be updated as more information becomes available. Then, on August 9, a 6-year-old girl "suffered a traumatic brain injury: when she fell 25 to 45 feet from a Ferris Wheel , said ABC ". The mother of two of the injured girls recently updated ...

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  • Lawsuit Claims Former Trump Campaign Director Pulled Gun on Staffer in NC
Lawsuit Claims Former Trump Campaign Director Pulled Gun on Staffer in NC

Phillip was replaced as North Carolina State Director by the Trump campaign last week. He unnecessarily launch a counteroffensive against a Gold Star family, he doled out a completely inappropriate assassination joke, and now there's a lawsuit alleging the campaign's North Carolina state director pointed his gun at five coworkers, and that no dis...

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