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Authorities say the officer was hit around 10 a.m. at West 183rd Street and Grand Avenue in the University Heights section after the suspect, identified as Robert Rivera, was pulled over for having excessively tinted windows.
Officials in Raleigh say a man broke into a home, held a person younger than 16 years old against their will and sexually assaulted them.
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria related developments (all times local):
More than a year into Donald Trump's presidency, we've seen what appears to be a fundamental shift in U.S. policy toward Israel and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - With two months to go before Venezuela's presidential election, the only challenger to jump in the ring against President Nicolas Maduro is a little-known television evangelist who was once arrested for fuel smuggling and has a range of business ventures.
Now all we can think about is an 18-wheeler with Ludicrous Mode
On Wednesday night, a raw, emotional town hall about gun control on CNN emerged as a pivotal moment in the debate over gun control. As a crowd of several thousand cheered and jeered, the survivors and families of the victims of last week's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, pushed back on Senator Marco Rubio and NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch more than any member of the media has. SEE ALSO: Amy Poehler blasts NRA after they tweeted a 'Parks & Rec' GIF This movement is being led by a group of brave and mature-beyond-their-years teenagers who are unafraid to express their fury at an inactive government and the big money that enables them....
The head of America's National Rifle Association lashed out Thursday at critics of the powerful gun lobby, accusing them of exploiting last week's deadly school shooting in Florida for political advantage. In his first public comments since the Parkland shooting that left 17 dead, NRA executive vice president Wayne LaPierre accused gun control advocates within the Democratic Party of seeking to roll back the constitutional right to bear arms. "They hate the NRA.
President Donald Trump elaborated on his proposal to arm 20 percent of teaching staff at schools in a series of tweets Thursday.
Saudi Arabia is to invest $64 billion in its entertainment sector over the coming decade, an official said Thursday, as the kingdom pursues a programme of social and economic reforms. General Entertainment Authority chief Ahmad bin Aqeel al-Khatib said the money will come from both the government and the private sector. In recent months, Saudi Arabia has organised concerts, a Comic-Con popular culture festival and a mixed-gender national day celebration that saw people dancing in the streets to thumping electronic music for the first time.
By Malini Menon NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau traveled to the holiest site of Sikhism in northern India on Wednesday where government leaders said he assured them his country won't support anyone trying to revive a separatist movement in India. Canada is home to an influential Sikh community and Indian leaders say there are some fringe groups there that are still sympathetic to the cause of an independent Sikh state called Khalistan, carved out of India. Trudeau visited the Golden Temple in Amritsar, the holiest Sikh shrine, and later met Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and addressed the concerns of his hosts, the state leader said.
Graham died at 8 a.m. EST (1300 GMT) at his home in Montreat, North Carolina, according to Jeremy Blume, a spokesman for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Graham became the de facto White House chaplain to several U.S. presidents, most famously Richard Nixon. Graham found himself at times in controversy over his disapproving stand on gay rights, as well as a over a secretly recorded conversation with Nixon in which the cleric complained that Jews had too much influence on the U.S. media.
More than 20 faculty members and teachers at an Arkansas school have served as armed, private security guards for five years.
A video gone viral features a New York gun owner who cuts up his AR-15 military-style assault rifle because it's time to make a change.
Minutes after interviewing a group of Parkland, Florida, students organizing marches in response to the mass shooting at their school, "Fox News Sunday" put conservative pundit Rush Limbaugh on the air to dismiss their plans and condemn them for trying to advance a "political agenda."
Student Emma Gonzalez took on U.S. politicians and their stance on gun control after 17 people were killed by a former student at a Florida school. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
She told them they'd have to bust down the door.
LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) - A Pakistani court on Saturday sentenced a serial killer to death after finding him guilty of killing eight children, including a 7-year-old girl whose rape and murder drew nationwide condemnation and triggered violent protests, a public prosecutor said.
The troubled teen authorities say killed 17 people at a Florida high school excelled in an air-rifle marksmanship program supported by a grant from the National Rifle Association Foundation, part of a multimillion-dollar effort by the gun group to support youth shooting clubs and other programs.
Team USA snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis on Friday just barely missed the chance to take a place at the podium during her fourth Winter Olympics.
Jimmy Kimmel pleaded with President Donald Trump to take action on gun control after Wednesday's mass shooting at a Florida high school.
Just months after his 18th birthday, Nikolas Cruz went to a Florida gun store to buy a weapon. But there were limits on what he could purchase at his age.
It has been observed that there are two Donald Trumps: Twitter Trump and Teleprompter Trump. Early on Thursday, Twitter Trump came dangerously close to blaming the victims of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida.
Officials have identified the Florida school shooting suspect as 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, a former student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School who had been expelled for disciplinary reasons.
Canadian figure-skating duo Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford went out in style at the Winter Olympics on Thursday.
Melissa Ben-Ishay decided to follow her passion after losing her job.
NEW YORK (AP) - A New Jersey man who set off small bombs in two states, including a pressure cooker device that blasted shrapnel across a New York City block, was sentenced Tuesday to multiple terms of life in prison by a judge who repeatedly called it a miracle nobody was killed.
WASHINGTON ― Jordon Dyrdahl-Roberts made headlines last Wednesday when he tweeted that he'd quit his government job rather than process paperwork that could lead to the arrest and deportation of undocumented immigrants.
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) - A teenager charged with killing his father at their home and a first-grader on a school playground said he kissed his bunny Floppy and three dogs goodbye after shooting his father and then headed to the school to resume shooting, according to the boy's videotaped statement played in court Monday.
We asked the experts.
A 2.3-liter EcoBoost seems like a good fit.
A late-afternoon rally reversed steep losses for U.S. stocks Friday, lifting the Dow Jones industrial average more than 300 points and capping a turbulent week on Wall Street that left the market with its steepest weekly slide in two years.
Feb.09 -- Bloomberg's Ed Hammond discusses Qualcomm's rejection of Broadcom's bid with Scarlet Fu and Julia Chatterley on "Bloomberg Markets."
FOX Business' Deirdre Bolton reports on the newly released Apple HomePod.
At the start of this week, the Dow Jones announced its entry with a 4.6% loss. Wall Street jitters were further compounded because no one could explain why the Dow Jones dropped so precipitously. During the epicenter on Monday, CNBC's Bob Pisani contacted the New York Stock Exchange to inquire about
Actor and comedian Bill Murray sits down with "Squawk Box"'s Joe Kernen and Becky Quick to talk about the rash of scandals rocking Hollywood, the political discourse in the U.S., and his Steve Bannon impression on Saturday Night Live.
Perhaps you pride yourself on your Winter Olympics knowledge, and you're eager to show it off to friends and family now that the games have started.
Microsoft fans are abuzz after a report indicates that Windows 10 S - its newest version of the Windows operating system - is dead. The truth is more complicated, with a person familiar with Microsoft's thinking telling us that the company's bet on Windows 10 S hasn't changed, and that it
Jim Cramer explains how the market-wide sell-off is being exacerbated by obscure volatility trading vehicles.
Jim Cramer explains how the market-wide sell-off is being exacerbated by obscure volatility trading vehicles.
Deadly air strikes by a US-led coalition on pro-regime forces in eastern Syria were purely an act of self-defense, Pentagon chief Jim Mattis said Thursday, in an apparent effort to tamp down controversy over the incident. "It was self-defense," Mattis told reporters. More than 100 forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad were killed in the attack by the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Deir Ezzor province, a US official said late Wednesday.
Centuries after Asian dads figured out the simple pleasure that wearing lungis can bring, it seems the Spanish fashion retailer Zara wants in on the style.
Stocks had more big declines, but Twitter and Grubhub posted gains after announcing earnings.
Until Model 3 production ramps up, cash burn will remain a problem.
Adding to what's already a Very Weird 2018, Twitter now has a bigger market cap than Snapchat maker Snap after posting a thoroughly interesting earnings beat for its fourth quarter this morning.
Harley-Davidson Politely Reminds Us Its Bikes are Customizable New video from Harley reminds the motorcycling world that the moco's bikes are, indeed, highly customizable. Harley's stranglehold on the motorcycle industry has become increasingly tenuous over
Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, alluded earlier this week that global warming may be beneficial to humans, once again questioning the world's leading scientists who have declared the phenomenon one of the greatest known threats to humanity.
Afghanistan has become the US Air force's main theater of operations following troop reductions in Iraq and Syria, a top commander said Wednesday. "Afghanistan has become CENTCOM's main effort, thanks to the recent successes in Iraq and Syria," said head of NATO's Air Command in Afghanistan James Hecker, referencing the Central Military Command that operates throughout the Middle East. "This has allowed CENTCOM to shift more assets our way, which will significantly improve our ability to assist the Afghans," he said during a Pentagon conference call.
First lady Melania Trump may have over 9.7 million followers on her @FLOTUS twitter account, but she only follows five people - one of whom may surprise you.