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After responding to a call, a police officer played dolls with the kids

Wednesday  10:11,   20 february 2019

This Virginia police officer's motto: To protect and serve -- and then play dolls. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); South Hill Police Cpl. C.B.... >>>

Southwest apologizes to travelers for spike in cancellations and delays, blames union

Wednesday  09:00,   20 february 2019

Southwest Chief Operating Officer Mike Van de Ven apologized to travelers and said the union that represents its mechanics has a "history of work... >>>

US steps up winter-warfare training as global threat shifts

Wednesday  08:25,   20 february 2019

Hunkered down behind a wall of snow, two U.S. Marines melt slush to make drinking water after spending the night digging out a defensive position high in the Sierra Nevada. Their laminated targeting map is wedged into the ice just below the machine... >>>

The Illinois gunman lied about his criminal history on his gun owner application

Wednesday  08:05,   20 february 2019

New information about the gunman in the Henry Pratt Co. shooting raises more questions about how he was able to get the murder... >>>

Federal government shares terror watchlist with over 1000 private groups: report

Wednesday  07:50,   20 february 2019

The federal government shares its terrorist watchlist with more than 1,400 private groups, according to court papers reported on by the Associated Press. The AP reported Tuesday that Timothy Groh, the deputy director of the FBI's Terrorist Screening >>>

Lawmakers seek probe of ICE force-feeding of immigrants

Wednesday  07:50,   20 february 2019

Nearly 50 Democratic lawmakers are calling for a watchdog investigation of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement after reporting revealed that the agency was force-feeding immigrant detainees on a hunger strike.... >>>

U.S. moves to pull funding for California bullet train

Wednesday  07:30,   20 february 2019

"This is California's money, and we are going to fight for it," said Gov. Gavin... >>>

Virginia district split over ending transgender bathroom ban

Wednesday  06:25,   20 february 2019

A Virginia school district that has drawn national attention for its transgender bathroom ban appeared starkly divided at a public forum over the prospect of ending the policy. The Gloucester County School Board held a public forum Tuesday evening... >>>

Group of co-workers claim largest jackpot in New York lotto history

Wednesday  06:10,   20 february 2019

Officials say the group chose a lump-sum payment which, after taxes, comes to a whopping $176 million; each winner will take home nearly $7.7 million . "I was so shocked, surprised, and at the same time excited," Brookville Auto Serviceworker Niz... >>>

Work begins to replace layer of border wall in San Diego

Wednesday  06:00,   20 february 2019

Construction has begun on the fifth border wall project of Donald Trump's presidency, replacing up to 14 miles of barrier in San Diego. U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Tuesday that the first panels are in place to replace a steel-mesh fence... >>>

Ben Carson's 'signature' HUD initiative has gone nowhere

Wednesday  05:40,   20 february 2019

“No one actually knows what they are supposed to do,” one public housing authority director... >>>

As Amazon Snubs New York, It Is Growing in 17 Other Cities

Wednesday  05:15,   20 february 2019

For Amazon, whose global head count has more than quintupled in the past five years to nearly 648,000, walking from the New York HQ2 deal is unlikely to either slow its ascent or stop its hiring in the city. The company has more than 800 open... >>>

CNN Staffers ‘Demoralized’ by Hiring of GOP Operative Sarah Isgur to Oversee 2020 Coverage

Wednesday  04:05,   20 february 2019

CNN staffers are upset and confused about the network’s decision to hire a partisan political operative to oversee its 2020 campaign reporting. On Tuesday, a CNN spokesperson confirmed to The Daily Beast that the network has hired Republican... >>>

Southwest cancels hundreds of flights as it struggles to get its mechanical problems under control

Wednesday  04:05,   20 february 2019

Southwest Airlines continues to grapple with an "operational emergency" after an unusually high number of planes have been taken out service. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Aurora police chief 'overwhelmed' by law enforcement's show of support during mass shooting

Wednesday  03:25,   20 february 2019

AURORA, Ill. - Four days after a warehouse shooting that killed five Henry Pratt Co. employees and wounded five Aurora police officers, Aurora police Chief Kristen Ziman said officers have a long road to recovery, but they are strong and resilient.... >>>