Alabama to execute man convicted of killing federal judge
5 hours ago - Star Tribune - 2 articles
Alabama to execute man who killed federal judge
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Alabama has set an execution date for a man convicted of killing a federal judge with a package bomb. The attorney general's office said Friday that Walter...
6 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Southern Poverty Law Center: Hate groups on the rise in Maryland, nationwide
The number of hate groups across the country grew in 2017 for the third year in a row, the Southern Poverty Law Center reported Thursday. The legal advocacy group counted 19 in...
8 hours ago - Baltimore Sun
Tyronn Lue on NCAA Corruption Probe: I Wasn't Good Enough to Get Paid
Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue had a self-deprecating answer ready when he was asked about the FBI's probe into corruption and bribery in college basketball. "I...
9 hours ago - Bleacher Report
Conservative provocateur who tried to plant fake stories in The Washington Post says it's ok to lie if you're lying to journalists
Right-wing provocateur James O'Keefe said his undercover staff are encouraged to deceive and lie to reporters. O'Keefe was exposed for lying to The Washington Post last year...
11 hours ago - Business Insider
NCAA Corruption Report Ignites Reaction from Coaches, NBA Players, More
Following the release of a report detailing corruption in college basketball Friday, many players, coaches and observers in the college and professional ranks have weighed...
12 hours ago - Bleacher Report
Attorneys seek information on aborted Alabama execution
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - After an aborted lethal injection in which lawyers contend a condemned prisoner endured two-and-a-half hours of medical staff trying to access his veins, a...
12 hours ago - Boston Herald - 2 articles
Teen threatened school shooting to get more time to cram: cops
A “studious” teen girl faces charges after she made threats alluding to a school shooting on social media - just so she could get more time to prepare for a test, police said...
12 hours ago - New York Post
UCF's Shaquem Griffin wins inaugural Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Award
UCF has won another trophy for last season and this is one they can very proudly display in the school trophy case. That's because recent Knights linebacker Shaquem Griffin was...
12 hours ago - NBC Sports
Kevin Durant Would Have Joined NBA out of HS, Says NCAA Players Should Be Paid
Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant said Friday that college athletes should be paid. According to Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated, Durant said there is "hypocritical...
13 hours ago - Bleacher Report
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Trump talks new gun measures, gun owners talk 'betrayal'
The NRA, which spent about $30 million in support of Trump's presidential campaign, is firmly opposed to raising the legal age for the purchase of long guns from 18 to 21.
Ledecka gets second Olympic gold, this time in snowboarding
The Czech star, top-ranked on the snowboarding circuit but never a threat until now in skiing, is the first to win gold medals in both sports.
Newtown vigil honors victims of Parkland high school shooting
“We just want to let those students know we're not going to let this disappear either, that we're here with them.”
MLB teams honor slain Florida high school students during spring training
Marjory Stoneman Douglas baseball coach Todd Fitz-Gerald and his two sons were guests of the Houston Astros for their spring opener against the Washington Nationals.
US sailor in critical condition after being hit by helicopter blade
A sailor was in critical condition Friday after being struck by a spinning UH-1Y Venom helicopter tail rotor blade.
Former NFL player detained by police after Instagram post
Jonathan Martin left the Miami Dolphins midseason in 2013 after accusing teammates of bullying.
White House Briefly Put On Lockdown After Driver Hits Security Barrier
The Secret Service said the vehicle did not breach the barricade and the female driver was quickly apprehended.
US Olympian Nick Cunningham competes in 4-man bobsled
Cunningham's first heat in the four-man bobsled Friday was 49.60 seconds.
Trump says son-in-law's clearance is up to Kelly
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says he'll leave it up to chief of staff John Kelly to decide whether his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will keep his interim security...
Ex-Trump campaign aide pleads guilty in Russia probe
WASHINGTON - A former top adviser to President Donald Trump's election campaign is to plead guilty to federal conspiracy and false statements charges Friday in the special...