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US military flexes muscles in message to Russia

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 16:50
The US military responded this week to what it calls Russia's "unlawful and destabilizing actions" in Ukraine and elsewhere by pushing back against Moscow on the seas and in the air.

Southwest flight slides off runway in Burbank, FAA says

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 16:47
A Southwest Airlines flight with 117 people aboard slid off a runway on Thursday at California's Hollywood Burbank Airport during heavy rain, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

At second memorial service, Bush remembered for humility and humor

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 16:36
Former President George H.W. Bush was remembered Thursday as a man of humility, honor and humor at the Bushes' family church in Houston, providing the nation with a last farewell before he begins his journey to his final resting place.

Dems pick up 40th House seat as California Republican concedes

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 16:12
Republican Rep. David Valadao conceded to Democrat TJ Cox in the race for California's 21st District on Thursday, giving the Democratic Party a net gain of 40 seats in the US House of Representatives.

Snow to blanket the South this weekend in major winter storm

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 13:53
A significant winter storm will take shape beginning Friday over the Southern Plains and Texas, then spread this weekend through the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic.

Trump admin moves to cut sage grouse protections, opening lands for oil drilling

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 13:04
The Trump administration moved to amend Obama-era protections on the habitat of the sage grouse bird, potentially opening up vast areas of land in the western United States for oil and gas drilling.

Sears chairman bids $4.6 billion to buy 500 stores and keep them open

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 11:30
Sears Chairman Eddie Lampert wants to buy stores and assets to keep the company alive.