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Louis County Police searching for escaped prisoner


While at the hospital, 36-year-old Bruce Brutsman managed to escape from a St. Louis County Correctional Officer and was last seen fleeing on foot. He was being held on burglary charges. The St. Louis County Police Department's Bureau of Crimes Against Persons and Intelligence Unit later took over the investigation in the search for Brutsman. Read More »

LSU eliminates Florida State from CWS

They did their job on the field. We had tremendous leadership. This matchup will be an all out kind of performance where both guys leave everything out there on the field, and I think this game could very well be a pitchers duel. Kramer Robertson singled off Carlton and stole second base with no outs. Josh Smith also smashed a homer for the Tigers for a bonus run. "That was my mentality, just take this team as deep into the game as I can, and when it's time, hand it over to the monster". Read More »

A weakening Cindy leaves behind tornado damage in Alabama

Forecasters are warning of a worrisome flood threat on a southeast MS river following heavy rainfall associated with Tropical Depression Cindy . The heavy rains caused the Biloxi River to rise 13 feet and overtop its banks. The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency is staffing its operations centre in Nashville until Saturday to co-ordinate any requests for assistance. Read More »

Despite northward track, Cindy still expected to soak region

Others are in effect in the MS and OH valleys. A Storm 5 Alert has been issued for Middle Tennessee and Southern Kentucky as the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy move through the area. The storm made landfall in southwestern Louisiana before dawn Thursday, bringing rain and the threat of flash flooding and tornadoes. Officials say five parks should reopen Monday , with Tickfaw State Park reopening Tuesday . Read More »

Flash Flood Watch As Cindy Approaches

Kerner said he's concerned that fast-rising water might affect homes and automobiles throughout the town and surrounding areas - even those protected by levees. Cindy is the second tropical storm to form during the Atlantic hurricane season, which began June 1. The storm made landfall early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana . Read More »

Tropical depression drenches Mid-Ohio Valley

Cindy is the second tropical storm to form during the Atlantic hurricane season, which began June 1. The flash flood watch expired Friday morning, but there is still a 90 percent chance of rain. Follow me on IG @pixelblog_photography Isn't a tropical storm a good enough reason for no work? According to the weather service, any showers and thunderstorms early will taper off in the evening. Read More »

Donald Trump implies his 'tapes' tweet was meant as a bluff


He had hinted as such in a series of tweets yesterday. Earhardt asked Trump about his announcement earlier Thursday that he had no "tapes" of his private conversations with Comey, coming clean after five-and-a-half weeks of speculating publicly that he may have been recording their talks. Read More »

What the Health-Care Vote Means for the Midterm Elections


Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst is suggesting Iowans would not be losing Medicaid coverage even as the Senate GOP health care bill would phase out financing to expand the low-income insurance program. He added: "It hands enormous tax cuts to the rich and to the drug and insurance industries, paid for by cutting healthcare for everybody else". "The real goal here is to try to lower the cost of healthcare, that's really where Obamacare fails", he said. Read More »

Tornado threat continues for part of the area

Heavy storms struck the northwest Atlanta suburbs Thursday afternoon, and a tornado warning was issued for several counties near Canton for about an hour. Coast Guard helped the four-member crew of a shrimp trawler limp back to shore at Freeport after the crew radioed in distress that they were in danger of sinking early Wednesday . Read More »

Barricade situation ends in Lehigh County home; suspects dead

The names of the deceased have not been released yet by authorities, but police said that they were wanted for violating parole. As the officer followed, the vehicle entered a partially developed neighborhood and got stuck in mud, prompting the couple to get out and run. Read More »

Pelosi defends leadership after special election loss

The most expensive congressional election in history (around $50 million) left Democrats holding a mixed bag. In an interview with Fox News Channel's "Fox & Friends" that aired Friday morning, Trump said of Pelosi: "I hope she doesn't step down". Read More »

GOP Senator Says It's 'Hard' To Imagine Obamacare Repeal Passing This Week

Others, like Sens. Dean Heller of Nevada, Shelly Moore Capito of West Virginia and Rob Portman of OH, have pointed to concerns about the proposal's cuts to Medicaid . The measure resembles the House bill that the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office says would mean 23 million additional uninsured people within a decade. Read More »

Family members: Seattle mom killed by police adored her kids

Neither party should read too much into the results. The four recent contests were all in places where Republicans won by huge margins in the past but in this election won only by tiny margins. midterm elections. Democrats are going to have to flip some of these seats to win back a majority. Several House Democrats described a grim scene at a party meeting the morning after the Georgia election, with some comparing it to a funeral. Read More »

Analysis shows slight advantage for GOP in Kentucky House distri

A new analysis of election results by The Associated Press indicates Republicans could have benefited slightly during the 2016 election from the way Kentucky state House districts were drawn. Energized Democratic opposition to President Donald Trump means Virginians will have a lot more choices when they pick members to the state House of Delegates this year. Read More »

Prime Minister Modi arrives in US


Other signs of friction have included Trump accusing New Delhi of negotiating unscrupulously at the Paris climate talks to walk away with billions in aid. "I would not reject if someone gifts me a bouquet but I feel that this issue should continue to be discussed", Modi added. "This is for the first time that internal and outer security are running parallel simply for reason when there is firing and incursion is coming in from Pakistan and terrorist and separatist are actively engaged inside ... Read More »

Dems score more wins, but trophy goes to Scalise


Steve Scalise . Democrats gave the trophy to the Republicans, so it could be placedin Rep. Scalise's office as he recovers in the hospital. Five people were injured , including MI native Matt Mika and U.S. He remained listed in critical condition Thursday after multiple surgeries. While top lawmakers, including Scalise, have security details, others do not and they regularly appear in public without protection. Read More »

Recording: Police shout 'get back' before shooting of woman

Officers also said they immediately performed first aid on Lyles before the medics arrived. Police say children inside the apartment were not injured. Police were reportedly responding to call placed by Lyles about attempted burglary. Then he told the other officer to "tase" Lyles - and the officer replied that he didn't have a Taser. Read More »

GOP's challenge: finding enough votes to pass Senate health care bill


Obviously that means his vote could change once the bill gets amended, but it might be slightly tricky considering his reason for opposing AHCA: Medicaid . Hours after McConnell unveiled the bill Thursday, four other GOP senators said they also opposed the measure and several others expressed qualms about it. Read More »

Thunderbirds jet damaged while landing; 2 taken to hospital

The Vectren Dayton Air Show is set to take off today with one a full line-up minus the headline act of the Air Force Thunderbirds. Erik Gonsalves (seen here), and Technical Sgt. There was rain Friday, but Air Force pilots land in rain "all the time", Heard said. Gonsalves is the Thunderbirds' advance pilot and narrator. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base dispatched crash and rescue crews. Read More »

You'll Never Guess Who the Republican Health-Care Bill Actually Helps

Barack Obama has called the Republican replacement for his signature healthcare legislation, Obamacare , a "massive transfer of wealth" from the poor and middle-class to the wealthy. "At its core, this Senate plan is very similar to the House plan in its contours and shape", Zwillich says. "And we'll see if we can take care of that", Trump said. Read More »

Fugitives Wanted for Attempted Murder On the Run in New York


Jarret Heitmann and Makayla Stilwell are on the TBI's Top 10 Most Wanted list. They were confirmed to be in the Orange County community of Pine Bush, and may also be in the Bloomingburg area of Sullivan County. They then used the kidnapped victim to lure another individual, who then was shot, according to Times News . Police in Tennessee say they are armed and risky. Read More »

I guess Donald Trump was right | Reagan


Rep. Tim Ryan of OH who unsuccessfully opposed Pelosi for House minority leader said she was a political drag on other Dems. Having Pelosi as the face of the party "makes it a heck of a lot harder" to win House seats, said Rep. They must pick up 24 seats to do so. Pelosi also incorrectly predicted that Democrats were poised to take back the House a year ago, leading some of her colleagues to feel that this time around, she needs to deliver. Read More »