• NWS issues freeze warning, ice rain advisories across Green Country
NWS issues freeze warning, ice rain advisories across Green Country

Wednesday to midnight for parts of IL. The weather service said widespreading icing is expected over the weekend, with significant travel effects across Missouri and Kansas. Major impacts to travel are likely should ice accrete on area roadways. Precipitation is forecast to fall throughout the day Friday , and is expected to get heavier after ...

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  • How to Watch Nintendo's Big Switch Launch Event
How to Watch Nintendo's Big Switch Launch Event

Now, Nintendo is working to prove itself to the many fans who've written it off as a dying company that's incapable of doing anything besides capitalizing on nostalgia. It's set to launch in March. Now, this super cool! We've raised our big unanswered questions about the Nintendo Switch, which is due to arrive this March, but here's what we'd r...

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  • Conway, Priebus won't promise immediate repeal-and-replace
Conway, Priebus won't promise immediate repeal-and-replace

Republicans have promised that they can replace Obamacare with a better program, and President-elect Donald Trump has vowed that Americans will have "great health care for much less money" when all is said and done. Now, with majorities in both houses of Congress and a Republican soon to be in control of the White House, Republicans are promisi...

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  • US Congress to Repeal Obamacare in 2017 After Trump Health Chief Confirmed
US Congress to Repeal Obamacare in 2017 After Trump Health Chief Confirmed

As congressional Republicans eagerly take steps to abolish Obamacare, several moderate Senate Democrats have asked their GOP colleagues to first consider bipartisan improvements before trashing the entire health care law. "Immediately, what we're saying is we are not going to pull the rug out from under anyone", Rep. Collins said. But the fight w...

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  • Free taxi rides, tows offered on New Year's Eve
Free taxi rides, tows offered on New Year's Eve

Ride-sharing service Uber said fares will be at their highest from midnight to 3 a.m. under the company's surge pricing policy. Uber displays fares up-front so passengers won't be surprised by a hefty bill later, the company said in an email.

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  • The game Washington can look at as proof Alabama's mortal
The game Washington can look at as proof Alabama's mortal

On defense, the two best players coming out in the 2017 draft play for Alabama. "The Seahawks - they have standout players, but they still have to play as a unit because if one person or two people don't do their jobs then they're not complete".

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  • Jets Grounded for Christmas: Patriots Fly in 13th Victory
Jets Grounded for Christmas: Patriots Fly in 13th Victory

Petty injured his shoulder when he attempted to make a tackle after the Patriots recovered a Khiry Robinson fumble. Sheldon Richardson hurt his back and needed medical attention on the field, but he returned to the game. I turned and saw the ball and tried to revert back to everything I've learned and ever known since second grade playing footb...

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  • Raiders Injury Report: Joseph Out For Colts Game, Half-Dozen Players Questionable
Raiders Injury Report: Joseph Out For Colts Game, Half-Dozen Players Questionable

Carr suffered a broken leg in Saturday's victory over the Colts, Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Carr was unable to get up, immediately calling for the Raiders trainers to come over and assist him. King ranks second in the conference with 28 punts inside the 20, and in gross punting (47.8 yards). Oakland hasn't been almost...

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  • Neighbors Display Their Inner Grinch, Call Cops on Santa Claus
Neighbors Display Their Inner Grinch, Call Cops on Santa Claus

Megan White said. He agreed to answer 10 questions, but we may have cheated a little. Now, at Santa Claus school, they talked about very serious things. While they are baking I will mix up the glaze which is three-fourths cup powdered sugar, one tablespoon milk, one tablespoon melted butter and an eighth teaspoon peppermint extract.

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  • Cowboys vs. Buccaneers: Full Report Card Grades for Dallas
Cowboys vs. Buccaneers: Full Report Card Grades for Dallas

Now 12-2, the Cowboys have a good chance to get a first-round bye and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. Jones, of course, is among the culprits when it comes to discussing hypothetical ways Romo could start again. A native of Dallas, Taylor spent the past 20 years writing for The Dallas Morning News, where he covered high schools spor...

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  • Can The Electoral College Stop Donald Trump? Electors Meet Monday To Vote
Can The Electoral College Stop Donald Trump? Electors Meet Monday To Vote

Suprun in a Sunday statement. He doesn't expect any IN electors will. He says being chosen for the honor was on his "political bucket list", but he's been bombarded with almost 50,000 emails lobbying him to vote one way or another. Despite the reported numbers, Trump still claims to have won "in a landslide", according to his Twitter account. If ...

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  • Trump's choice for top China diplomat has long ties to Xi
Trump's choice for top China diplomat has long ties to Xi

Trade Representative. Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey, who previously had expressed interest in running for governor in 2018, pulled his name from possible contention Wednesday and urged Iowa Republicans to "unite" behind Reynolds.

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  • Democrats looking to reclaim Midwestern supporters
Democrats looking to reclaim Midwestern supporters

Senate Democrats said they plan to give Trump's cabinet picks the same care Mitch McConnell brought to Merrick Garland's Supreme Court nomination. Are you going to continue on your efforts? She said the Trump administration is poised to rescind Obamacare and take away people's health insurance, as well as cut Medicaid, which would greatly a...

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  • Police identify 4 in unruly Penn State victory mob
Police identify 4 in unruly Penn State victory mob

The final spot was the most controversial, as Washington was selected as the No. 4 seed. That includes a lot of Penn State fans who concede that if the Nittany Lions had either beaten Pitt or kept the MI game close they would be in the playoff field.

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  • Wisconsin, Penn St. try to focus on title game _ not playoff
Wisconsin, Penn St. try to focus on title game _ not playoff

On the inside, however, it was a different story. Linebackers Vince Biegel and T.J. Watt are among the best at what they do and rarely come off the field. Mostly, though, what the Badgers had was an unwavering belief in themselves. "But hey, at the end of the day, we're playing for a championship". Combined, the teams are (1-3) against Ohio State...

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  • McCrory office nixes elections board hiring of some lawyers
McCrory office nixes elections board hiring of some lawyers

The GOP said a recount is fair and would show the voter accuracy. This remains the biggest unknown factor in the governor race - making it mathematically possible to change the outcome of the election. The state board of elections will hear an appeal on that ruling today, and if it's unsuccessful McCrory says he's prepared to withdraw his request...

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  • Jaguars Notebook: Who is to blame for McCoy 75-yard TD run?
Jaguars Notebook: Who is to blame for McCoy 75-yard TD run?

But don't expect that to happen this upcoming weekend against the Jacksonville Jaguars. "I'm not going to complain about it", the former University of Tennessee star said, with a laugh. "He's trying so hard to get back", Ryan said . Rather than call a timeout, on probably the game determining play, Bradley thinks the team can hike the ball and...

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  • Broncos have fallen to seventh in AFC playoff race
Broncos have fallen to seventh in AFC playoff race

While that would have been hard to take, at least it would have benefited the Broncos (7-4) in the standings, however. Smith drove the Chiefs 32 yards to the Broncos 16-yard line. We had a lot of mistakes, a lot of penalties, a lot of busts in coverage. Von Miller would think, "I guess coach doesn't trust our defense to stop them".

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  • Helpings From the Heart Feeds Thousands on Thanksgiving
Helpings From the Heart Feeds Thousands on Thanksgiving

They are expecting to have more than 500 people attend the event. The Salvation Army in Chico held its annual Thanksgiving Day dinner at its office on East 16th Street on Thursday afternoon. The Thanksgiving lunch will be served at The Salvation Army Harbor House located at 636 North Booneville Avenue in Springfield. She called volunteering at th...

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  • Thanksgiving and Black Friday Doorbuster Deals
Thanksgiving and Black Friday Doorbuster Deals

Macy's will be open from 5 p.m.to 2 a.m. Thanksgiving and will open at 6 a.m. Friday. "Thursday night is promoting for the first 500 shoppers in line in front of JCPenney's to receive a swag bag", Urquhart said. The store will have the Samsung 50-inch 6300 Series 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV on sale for $398 during its Black Friday sale. I...

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  • 13 red, purple state Dems face re-election in age of Trump
13 red, purple state Dems face re-election in age of Trump

Jackson said despite the gain, Democrats still have a healthy majority. The governor opted not to ask lawmakers to fund the program during an October special session when Republicans still controlled both houses, meaning its fate now rests in the hands of the Legislature's new Democratic leadership.

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  • ACLU Of Oregon Tells Portland Mayor 'Do Not Dismiss The Protests'
ACLU Of Oregon Tells Portland Mayor 'Do Not Dismiss The Protests'

The records showed that 35 of them weren't registered to vote, and another 34 of them were registered but didn't vote in the November 8 election. Only 25 of the arrested protesters voted, though KGW has yet to verify the remaining 17. That being said, an individual's status as a voter or non-voter does not change their right to protest-peacefully...

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  • Thousands of students carry protests against Trump into second week
Thousands of students carry protests against Trump into second week

A school principal reportedly opened the gates and allowed students, many of whom were from schools on the city's heavily Hispanic east side, to protest. As for the demonstrations against him, he said: "I mean, people are protesting". A flier posted on social media and directed toward District of Columbia Public School students detailed the mai...

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  • Giants heading toward first playoff berth since 2011
Giants heading toward first playoff berth since 2011

Right before halftime, Giants quarterback Eli Manning threw a touchdown pass to a wide open Odell Beckham Jr.to regain the lead over the Bengals. With the Giants trailing 10 to 7 in the second-quarter, Manning threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Odell Beckham Jr.

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  • Balance of power in Congress: Republicans in control
Balance of power in Congress: Republicans in control

Building a border wall and restricting immigration from terror-stricken nations? That includes repealing Obama-care, cutting taxes, confirming conservative judges, shrinking government programmes and rolling back regulations. Donald Trump's presidential victory not only helped preserve the Republican Party's majority in the Senate , but it al...

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