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Colorado Springs churches form coalition to protect illegal aliens
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Colorado Springs churches form coalition to protect illegal aliens

The cause is more urgent than ever, a coalition of four Colorado Springs churches said in announcing Monday it would offer sanctuary to immigrants who have received final deportation orders. The alliance, known as the Colorado Springs Sanctuary Coalition, i...
Mothers charged with subjecting their daughters to genital mutilation
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Mothers charged with subjecting their daughters to genital mutilation

The federal government has amped up its female genital mutilation prosecution, charging two Oakland County mothers with subjecting their daughters to the banned religious cutting ritual that has now been linked to four Michigan girls. That brings the total ...
Miami Uber driver fined $250 for not being able to speak English
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Miami Uber driver fined $250 for not being able to speak English

A Spanish-speaking Uber driver was fined $250 at Miami International Airport Sunday morning for violating a county requirement that drivers be able to communicate in English. The alleged violation left the driver, Carmen Hechevarría, complaining of unfair t...
Constant hammering of Trump pays off for MSNBC in ratings jump
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Constant hammering of Trump pays off for MSNBC in ratings jump

President Trump may irritate many network and cable broadcasters for a variety of reasons. But he is good for their ratings, as well as their revenue. Though the Fox News Channel continues to dominate both the basic cable realm as well as its news channel r...
City of Ferguson pays off family of Michael Brown in secret settlement
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City of Ferguson pays off family of Michael Brown in secret settlement

(UPI) -- A federal judge approved a secret settlement between the family of Michael Brown, who was shot and killed by a police officer in 2014, and the city of Ferguson, Mo., to conclude a wrongful death lawsuit. U.S. District Judge E. Richard Webber did no...
Allahu Akbar: Michigan airport evacuated after police officer seriously injured
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Allahu Akbar: Michigan airport evacuated after police officer seriously injured

A witness says a man led away in handcuffs by police after an officer was critically hurt at a Flint, Michigan, airport had a husky build and a 'blank' look on his face. Cherie Carpenter of tells Flint TV station WJRT she saw the attacker's face Wednesday m...
CBS News anchor asks if GOP shooting was ‘self-inflicted’
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CBS News anchor asks if GOP shooting was ‘self-inflicted’

In his penultimate broadcast as anchor of "CBS Evening News," Scott Pelley questioned whether Wednesday's assassination attempt of Republican members of Congress was self-inflicted "to some degree." Mr. Pelley, who ended his six-year run as "CBS Evening New...
Georgia: Handel wins; Democrats lose again
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Georgia: Handel wins; Democrats lose again

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans just got a big argument for sticking with President Donald Trump and pushing forward with dismantling "Obamacare." And Democrats are looking almost incapable of translating the energy of their core supporters into actual election ...
Fatal shooting of black woman by white officers in Seattle prompts community outrage
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Fatal shooting of black woman by white officers in Seattle prompts community outrage

SEATTLE (AP) -- The two Seattle police officers who shot and killed a pregnant woman inside her apartment had less lethal options and had been trained to deal with people showing signs of mental illness or other behavior crises. The killing occurred as Seat...
Sex assault case puts 2 Navy admirals under investigation
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Sex assault case puts 2 Navy admirals under investigation

The nation's highest military court on Monday sided with a decorated Navy SEAL and ordered an investigation into whether top Navy admiral lawyers at the Pentagon illegally interfered in his case to ensure a conviction on a sexual assault charge. The U.S. Co...