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Body Found Along NorCal River Where Santa Clarita Family Disappeared

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Carpenter also said that Sarah Hart and two of the couple's children had "a significant amount" of an ingredient found in Benadryl in their system, the Associated Press reported. Authorities say the family stayed in Fort Bragg until 9pm that evening, at which point it seems they turned around and started traveling north again on State Route 1. Read More »

Sacked FBI deputy director misled investigators, watchdog says

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To critics of the president, the allegations against McCabe and others in the FBI and Justice Department have seemed like attempts to discredit the agency as the special counsel investigation into Russia's election meddling and possible coordination with the Trump campaign advances. Read More »

Cold front could bring severe weather Sunday

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Gusts could reach the 50 and 60 miles per hour range! A band of showers and weakening thunderstorms will push into west Alabama Saturday morning. It will be warm with temperatures in the 70's, windy, and increasingly humid. Here, there is concern that a dry air mass aloft in the middle levels of the atmosphere could block some storms from either developing or intensifying. Read More »

Struggle to replace Ryan could blow up USA budget deal

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Another name circulating as a possible Ryan replacement was House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana, who was wounded by a gunman past year. Ryan and his allies have been trying to head off a power struggle within the House GOP in the wake of his retirement announcement, which comes as the party is fighting to cling to its majority after November congressional elections. Read More »

Volkswagen replaces CEO, announces new structure

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Hans Dieter Pötsch, chairman of the supervisory board, said the moves are aimed at aligning the company " ... and its brands with future needs; to safeguard its position among the leaders of the worldwide automotive industry with innovativeness and profitability, and to be instrumental in shaping tomorrow's personal mobility with the strength of our group brands". Read More »

NBC Nightly News' Lester Holt Speaks to Rapper Meek Mill from Prison

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The Philadelphia Eagles adopted Meek Mill's song "Dreams and Nightmares" as an anthem of sorts through the 2017 season, using it as the soundtrack to their Super Bowl entrance before defeating the Patriots . Later, the Pats owner added that the situation was "just sad". "This guy is a great guy and shouldn't be here". Kenney said he felt he needed to have a conversation with him. Read More »

Summerville Superintendent Griffith Will Retire At End Of School Year

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During the Tuesday meeting, George Page, executive director of the Valdosta/Lowndes County Park and Recreation Authority, gave a presentation on the school-based partnership between Valdosta City Schools and the authority. Brickhouse asked school officials about the HVAC system at Northside. The district has experienced a funding shortfall twice in the last three years, Ashton said; later in the meeting he said he was mistaken in his belief that the district had to use reserve funds three ... Read More »

Ecuadorian President says 2 kidnapped journalists, their driver are dead

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They were kidnapped on March 26 on the border of Colombia and Ecuador , according to the newspaper. "This message is for all Ecuadorians: With deep sorrow, I regret to report that after twelve hours of the established deadline, we have not received proof of life and sadly, we have information confirming the murder of our fellow countrymen", the Ecuadorian president said during massive press conference today in Quito . Read More »

Alfie Evans: Police called as hundreds stage protest outside hospital

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Mr Justice Hayden described what had happened to Alfie, who has an undiagnosed degenerative brain disease, as "profoundly unfair" as he endorsed an end-of-life care plan drawn... A High Court judge had previously granted doctors at the Liverpool hospital the right to withdraw the 23-month-old's life support in late-February. Read More »

Tornado watch issued Friday for North Texas

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Too bad we can't keep this around for a few more days, because everyone seems to be a bit happier with what we've recently experienced. Wind should be southwest at 20-35 and much stronger at times. Not the best weekend in the world for this late in the season, but apparently we are still in the full transition phase from one season to another. Residents also are encouraged to prepare emergency disaster kits to meet the challenges various weather conditions present. Read More »

Woman who drove SUV with family off Mendocino Co. cliff was drunk

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The family, Sandeep Thottapilly, his wife Soumya, 38, and the couple's two children, 12-year-old Siddhant and his 9-year-old sister Saachi, began a trip to Portland, Oregon from their Valencia home on March 30. And authorities have said social services officials in OR contacted the West Linn Police Department about the family in 2013 while they were living in the area. Read More »

Mary River Turtle | Elusor macrurus

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Titled the Evolutionarily Distinct and Globally Endangered ( Edge) list for reptiles, The Mary River Turtle is now in the 29th position. Driving the turtle's endangered status are environmental and human factors, the ZSL found, with the Mary River turtle taking up to 25 years to breed, an exceptionally long time for a species to maintain a healthy population . Read More »

Thousands of Kentucky teachers rally for funding

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If Bevin's vetoes stand, lawmakers would have to somehow pass a new budget and tax plan before midnight Saturday or wait for Bevin to call them back into special session sometime before July 1, when the new fiscal year begins. The teachers' organization is encouraging teachers and staff to meet with legislators. The teachers association said it feared that the governor might not call a special session to handle the budget, "making him the CEO of the Commonwealth, spending only on what he ... Read More »

"High Definition Vinyl" Coming as Early As Next Year

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HD vinyls will also be backwards compatible and able to be played on any existing turntable, but the company also says it will look into producing its own special turntables created to best engage with the new HD records in the future. HD vinyl discs will play on existing turntables, so there'll be no need to upgrade your hi-fi right away. The idea is the brainchild of Austrian start-up Rebeat Innovation which believes it has cracked the formula to create HD vinyl - all you need is ... Read More »

Knightdale man used 'assault-type weapon' in incest case killings

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Steven Pladl and Katie Pladl later married, according to CBS affiliate WTVR . 43, who was charged with incest involving his daughter, whom he married, killed himself in NY on Thursday. The series of murders revolved around the relationship of Pladl, 42, and his biological daughter Katie Rose Pladl, 20, who were charged with incest in Henrico County after Katie gave birth to their son in September 2017. Read More »

Narendra Modi on fast, urges other lawmakers to do the same

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Among ministers from overseas attending the meeting this year are those from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Iran, Qatar, Nigeria, Japan, China, Russia and the US. Taking to his Twitter handle, former Bihar deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav said that it was a " big goof-up" by the Prime Minister. According to the Defence Ministry, over 670 defence firms, including 154 foreign manufacturers, are participating in the exhibition of weapons and military hardware. Read More »

MA police officer shot serving warrant at Barnstable home

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Easthampton Police Department: "Rest in Peace sir, we have the watch from here". "The reason that there was an outstanding warrant for him was that he violated his probation, which was transferred from the Barnstable Superior Court up to Middlesex County and the Middlesex Superior Court issued the warrant that was the subject of yesterday's apprehension". Read More »

Kevin Spacey sex crimes case 'under review'

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The L.A. Sheriff's Department confirmed that it had reopened an allegation of sexual assault against Spacey from a man in West Hollywood in 1992. TMZ believes that the case will ultimately be rejected because the allegations come from outside the statute of limitations. Read More »

Hurricane Names That 'Don't Bear Repeating': Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate

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The organization says it retires names for hurricanes when "a storm is so deadly or costly that the future use of its name on a different storm would be inappropriate for reasons of sensitivity". The new names? Harold, Idalia, Margot, and Nigel. The 2005 season set the record with five hurricane names retired: Dennis, Katrina , Rita, Stan and Wilma. Read More »

Palestinian killed, 223 wounded by Israeli fire

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Two developments in Israel present a teachable moment in terms of the racial politics of the Israeli state. The protest began on March 30, and is expected to culminate on May 15. The previous week there was an estimated 30,000 protesters. Mr Mubarak is an active member of the Palestine Solidarity Movement in Ghana and recently led a pro-Palestine march in Accra. Read More »

How Significant Is It That The FBI Searched Michael Cohen's Office?

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Michael Cohen has been involved in plenty of activity that pays very well, in sectors not known for a high level of transparency-New York taxicab medallions, for example. And it delved deeply into Mr Cohen's past, including documents about his personal and business finances, including his work as a NY taxi fleet manager. Read More »