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Trump to Liberty U grads: Relish being an ‘outsider’

May 13, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

President Donald Trump gives the commencement address for the Class of 2017 at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va., Saturday, May 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Donald Trump, the real estate mogul-turned-president, offered simple words of advice to university graduates Saturday as he urged them to follow their...

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Armed inmate killed, hostage rescued at Illinois hospital

May 13, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

A Kane County police officer monitors the scene at Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital in Geneva, Ill., during a lockdown after a jail inmate being treated there managed to take a correctional officer’s gun in the facility and hold an employee...

Police chief, 2 nursing home employees killed; shooter dead

May 12, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

A person is removed from the Pine Kirk nursing home in Kirkersville, Ohio on Friday, May 12, 2017. Authorities say Steven Eric Disario, who headed the Kirkersville Police Department, and two nursing home employees have been killed by a gunman who was later...

Texas house fire kills 3 children, injures 6 other people

May 12, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

A firefighter with The Woodlands Fire Department works the scene of a two-story house fire that left multiple people dead Friday, May 12, 2017, in Conroe, Texas. (Jason Fochtman/Houston Chronicle via AP) CONROE, Texas (AP) — Three children trapped on the...

Dozens of countries hit by huge cyberextortion attack

May 12, 2017 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

This image provided by the Twitter page of @fendifille shows a computer at Greater Preston CCG as Britain’s National Health Service is investigating “an issue with IT” Friday May 12, 2017. Several British hospitals say they are having major...

US nuclear site’s collapsed tunnel may have gone unnoticed

May 11, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

In this July 9, 2014, file photo, a sign warns of radioactivity near a wind direction flag indicator at the “C” tank farm on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation near Richland, Wash. An emergency has been declared Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at the Hanford...

Tillerson says US won’t be rushed on climate change policies

May 11, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, seated right, and U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, seated left, speak with representatives of Alaska Native groups at an Arctic Council event in Fairbanks, Alaska. High-level officials from the world’s eight Arctic...

Mormon church severs some of its ties to the Boy Scouts

May 11, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

In this July 22, 2013, file photo, an 11-year-old boy looks over a Boy Scout-themed Norman Rockwell exhibition at the Church History Museum in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Mormon church, the largest sponsor of Boy Scouts troops in the United States, announced...

Trump Jr. urges support for Greg Gianforte in US House race

May 11, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

Republican Greg Gianforte, right, welcomes Donald Trump Jr., the president’s son, onto the stage at a rally in East Helena, Mont., Thursday, May 11, 2017. Trump Jr. urged voters to support Gianforte in the May 25 special U.S. House election to fill the...

Tunnel collapse renews safety concerns about nuclear sites

May 10, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

This image provided by the U.S. Department of Energy shows a 20-foot by 20-foot hole in the roof of a storage tunnel at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation near Richland, Wash., Tuesday, May 9, 2017. An emergency was declared Tuesday after the partial collapse of...