VIDEO: Track Palin, the oldest son of former Alaska governor and Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, was arraigned Sunday in Alaska on domestic violence charges, online court records show.
FARMINGTON — A persistent fire has been put out at a Farmington apartment complex.Multiple area firefighting agencies, including the Farmington Community Fire Protection District, were called to the blaze in the 600 block of Fort Street. No in
A heartbreaking Christmas wish from a Texas first-grader led to a school-wide donation drive — with hundreds of blankets flooding in after a teacher was moved by the student’s simple plea Ruth Espiricueta, a teacher at Monte Cristo Elementary
Top FBI officials told Donald Trump that Russia and other global adversaries would likely try to spy on and even infiltrate his campaign, a new report said Monday. The ominous warning — which was also given to Hillary Clinton — came about a week after Tru
A Republican senator who exposed one of President Trump’s judicial nominee’s lack of legal smarts got an unexpected reaction from the often-combustible commander-in-chief — a pat on the back. Trump phoned Louisiana Sen. John Kennedy over the weekend and t
A man was arrested Monday at a military base used by the US Air Force in Britain after he was met with gunfire while trying to ram an entrance with his car, according to reports. The incident at the Mildenhall Royal Air Force base, which houses the 100th
The mayor of a city near the scene of Monday’s deadly train crash in Washington state warned earlier this month that the start of high-speed service was bound to end in disaster. During a Dec. 4 meeting of the Lakewood City Council, Mayor Don Anders
A heartless thug offered to help an elderly woman carry her shopping bags up to her Harlem apartment — and then robbed her of her last $2, police said. The 74-year-old woman was entering the building near the corner of W. 122nd Street near Manhattan
The New York Power Authority and state Canal Corp. on Monday announced the panel of seven judges who will select up to eight finalists from the global Reimagine the Canals Competition and award up to $50,000 each to further develop…
Top Republicans predicted Congress would pass the GOP’s tax overhaul this week, with a Senate vote as early as Tuesday and President Trump aiming to sign the bill by week’s end. John Cornyn, the No. 2 Senate Republican, told ABC on Sunday that he was “con
Twitter suspended the accounts of well-known white nationalists Monday, moving swiftly after putting into place new rules on what it sees as abusive content. The account of far-right group Britain First, a small group that regularly posts inflammatory vid
A Vero Beach man was killed when his motorcycle hit a guardrail on Florida's Turnpike in Osceola County on Monday morning, a Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman said. The man, 55, was riding a Harley-Davidson about 8:25 a.m. north on Florida’s Turnpike, ab
A Paisley man was arrested for shooting a hound dog that belonged to a hunting party near the Ocala National Forest, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office said. Todd Allen Sweitzer, 49, was charged with animal cruelty and grand theft for taking the dog’s three
Scott Frost won Associated Press Coach of the Year honors after leading UCF to a perfect season, including a conference title and a bid to the Peach Bowl. It was Frost’s third national coach of the year honor, with the coach previously earning the Home De
A White House official says the Trump judicial nominee whose qualifications were questioned by Republican senator has withdrawn his nomination. Matthew Petersen, who was nominated by Trump to the United States District Court for the District of Columbia,
Progress has stalled on the first community in Windermere to get approved as a gated community, Rosser Reserve. The development has several lots on or near Lake Butler, one of the priciest locations in Central Florida. One of the members of Rosser Reserve
FORT HOOD — The ground once held by the Islamic State has been mostly retaken and the main threat remaining in Iraq and Syria from the terrorist organization is the improvised explosive devices they left behind, according to the commander…
Crime and Courts
Police release photos and vehicle information as they continue to search for the person responsible for a hit-and-run crash that left one person injured on Friday night in East
WAIMEA — After 10 years aspiring to work at an observatory, Eric Dela Rosa’s technology and science interest paid off in mid-November when he was hired as a system administrator at Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (CFHT) in Waimea.
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A Hilo bed-and-breakfast owner is suing the county’s Planning Department and Windward Planning Commission, seeking an environmental review of the Hu Honua biomass power plant under construction in Pepeekeo.