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Massachusetts Weather: Freezing rain, fog expected Monday

Massachusetts Weather: Freezing rain, fog expected Monday The wet snow falling Monday morning will be followed by a light coating of sleet or ice, according to meteorologist Priscilla Farrar of the National Weather Service Caribou. This will likely mean some slick highways into the afternoon and possibly all the way into the evening commute. Temperatures will reach the high 40s Monday and fall into the mid-to-high 30s in the evening. [Full Article...]

The House Voted to Repeal Obamacare More Than 50 Times

The House Voted to Repeal Obamacare More Than 50 Times On Friday, House Intelligence Committee member Jim Himes accused California Rep. Devin Nunes of persistently serving "the interests of Donald Trump" as chairman of the committee, which is probing alleged ties between Trump associates and Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

Wall Street Hits New Low After Friday's Health Care Fail

Wall Street Hits New Low After Friday's Health Care Fail It was an epic, damaging, self-inflicted collapse that smothered the GOP effort. "We're going to be living with Obamacare for the foreseeable future", said House Speaker Paul Ryan in a dour press conference after the legislation was shelved (which followed a Thursday night ultimatum from President Donald Trump where he warned that he would leave Obamacare in place if the House failed to pass the A... [Full Article...]

Arrest Made in Murder of Adopted 8-Year-Old in Pomona

Arrest Made in Murder of Adopted 8-Year-Old in Pomona The drive-by attack took place as Hwang and his family were dinner guests at the home of another family, according to Pomona police Lt. Eddie Vasquez. Capraro said police are continuing to investigate, and will try to determine if anyone else may have been involved. Questions still surround the shooting of Jonah Hwang, who was adopted three years ago from Taiwan. [Full Article...]

Bible found inside Colorado Islamic center after vandalism incid

Police say that the suspect flipped over benches and garbage cans outside of the mosque before using a large brick to attempt to smash windows, which were tempered glass. "[We] would urge state and federal law enforcement authorities to investigate the possibility of a bias motive for this attack on a house of worship", Ibrahim Hooper, national communications director for the Council on American-I... [Full Article...]

Maryland teen was plotting mass school shooting, police say

Maryland teen was plotting mass school shooting, police say Nichole Cevario, 18, stockpiled bomb-making materials and had a shotgun to attack Catoctin High School on April 5, the Frederick County Sheriff's Office said Monday. The honor student also had a shotgun and ammunition, which she was reportedly intending to use in the attack. Authorities said no one else was involved or knew of the alleged plot. [Full Article...]

Vital Signs: Who won and lost in the battle to repeal Obamacare

Vital Signs: Who won and lost in the battle to repeal Obamacare We know there's a need for ACA coverage. New Jersey Assemblyman John Wisniewski, a Democrat running for governor, said Friday that he wants to ignite discussions on single-payer health care. McCarthy took to social media to assure his constituents they were not giving up on lowering premiums and out-of-pocket costs. It's been very expensive. [Full Article...]

Severe Thunderstorms Possible Today, Tonight

Severe Thunderstorms Possible Today, Tonight The EF-2 tornado had an estimated wind peak of 105-115 mph, path length of 3 miles and a width of 225 yards. Stay tuned to starherald.net for updates concerning this potential severe weather event. While the Mid-South was getting hit with storms and hail, some areas were also at risk for tornadoes. Before a watch or warning is issued, significant weather advisories are issues. [Full Article...]

Baltimore Police looking for Public Enemy #1, Antonio Wright

Baltimore Police looking for Public Enemy #1, Antonio Wright The 20-year-old woman who jumped more than 30ft sustained life-threatening injuries. They say 26-year-old Antonio Wright is "a psychopathic predator" who could have killed eight people. We've caught every other public enemy number one and we intend to catch Antonio Wright'. "Society hopes he rots in jail", Davis said. A woman who said she was Wright's wife live-streamed his surrender to police o... [Full Article...]

Judgement Day for Trump's Health Care Plan

The vote was indeed a defining moment - a test in which the Freedom Caucus had to decide: Would it remain a minoritarian opposition bloc whose only role was to defend truth without compromise? A minimum of 216 votes is required by the GOP-controlled House to pass the bill, and the latest tally from CNN suggests exactly 216 Republicans will vote yes. [Full Article...]

Newly released video helps public listen for Elizabeth Thomas

Newly released video helps public listen for Elizabeth Thomas The other person would log in, read the message and then delete it and then write another message that was saved as a draft, ' said Maury County District Attorney Brent Cooper. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said that Cummins, who was sacked one day after the alleged kidnapping, "may have been abusing his role as a teacher to groom [the teen].in an effort to lure and potentially sexually ... [Full Article...]

Sunday night storm leaves large hail and damage

Sunday night storm leaves large hail and damage But hail that was reported to be the size of baseballs pelted areas of the county, including Argyle, Lantana, north Flower Mound and Highland Village. Large hail was also reported from Wise County to Collin County. "There's a 60 percent change of widespread rain and the possibility of severe weather on Wednesday." said Delkus. [Full Article...]

ICE agent shoots man during arrest attempt in Chicago

A spokesman for ICE said that ICE Homeland Security Investigations agents were attempting to arrest a person when a second person pointed a weapon toward the agents and as a result, one fired his gun and wounded the man. A special agent then discharged his firearm and struck the man with the gun, Rusnok said. ICE's Office of Professional Responsibility will review the shooting, according to the ... [Full Article...]

Attorney General Sessions Speaks Out Against 'Sanctuary Cities'

Attorney General Sessions Speaks Out Against 'Sanctuary Cities' The Trump administration is continuing its tough talk against "sanctuary cities", which shelter people living in the country illegally by refusing to help the federal government enforce immigration laws . "They make our nation less safe by putting unsafe criminals back on the streets". Several big cities, including New York, Chicago and Los Angeles, as well as dozens and possibly hundreds of sm... [Full Article...]

'Fearless Girl' statue will keep staring down Wall Street's bull

The Wall Street bull has company. Erected to coincide with International Women's Day on March 8, SSGA said its goal was to celebrate the power of women in leadership and "the potential of the next generation of women leaders". It has been accepted into the DOT's art program and was granted a longer-term permit through that program. The New York Post reported March 24 that bull sculptor Artur... [Full Article...]

World Meteorological Organization retires storm names Matthew and Otto

World Meteorological Organization retires storm names Matthew and Otto Before Matthew and Otto the last names retired were Erika and Joaquin in 2015. Matthew became a Ccategory 5 storm on the Saffir-Simpson scale on the night of September 30 over the central Caribbean Sea at the lowest latitude ever recorded in the Atlantic Basin. [Full Article...]

'Hero' in Kansas triple shooting honored with $100000

'Hero' in Kansas triple shooting honored with $100000 India-US relations are set to get stronger and there's been a remarkable shift in the bilateral ties, India's envoy to the US Navtej Sarna said as he hailed the contributions of Indian-Americans "in this journey". India House is a community center built by Americans of Indian origin in the Greater Houston area to serve all who need help. The India House, which hosted the gala, and three donors... [Full Article...]

Democrats gladly own the Affordable Care Act: #tellusatoday

Democrats gladly own the Affordable Care Act: #tellusatoday Republican voters handed them the House in 2010, the Senate in 2014, and the White House in 2016, and we got exactly 63 days of meaningful effort to unseat O-Care. Disagreements between the GOP members - especially with the "Freedom Caucus" members who have no fundamental interest in a federal health insurance coverage role - was the problem. [Full Article...]

White House will court moderate Democrats on tax plan: Priebus

Then, Trump could perhaps have rolled a Republican leadership wary of crossing a newly elected Republican president. The Affordable Care Act was similarly passed in 2010 as a one-party bill, pushed through by a Democratic Senate and Democratic House, and signed by a Democratic president. [Full Article...]

Mother Arrested After Drinking Too Much, Lying About Daughter's Kidnapping

Mother Arrested After Drinking Too Much, Lying About Daughter's Kidnapping When Irias finally admitted the story was false to Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office they put out public alerts and the girl was found soon after. She told them she had hitched a ride home with the man near Elbodegon, Florida, on Saturday. [Full Article...]


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