Greg Gianforte, Republican candidate in Montana special election, allegedly body-slams reporter
Landslide Buries Stretch of Famous Hwy. 1 at California?s Big Sur
DeVos grilled by Democrats on public school cuts, private school discrimination
Democratic legislators pressed Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in her first public testimony since a contentious confirmation process. DeVos was answering questions on the White House budget proposal in front of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education. The budget proposal has been criticized by some for making deep cuts to public education to fund school choice voucher programs such as those that DeVos promoted in her home state of Michigan.
Alabama death row inmate files flurry of last minute appeals
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) ? Convicted murderer Tommy Arthur ? called the "Houdini" of death row by some after escaping seven prior execution dates ? was scheduled to be put to death Thursday evening in Alabama, as his attorneys filed a flurry of last minute appeals.
Woman jumps onto the hood of moving car to prevent carjacking at petrol station
A Wisconsin woman has become a viral sensation after she jumped on the hood of her own moving car to prevent a carjacking. Melissa Smith, 27, was printing her receipt at a petrol station in Milwaukee when a stranger jumped into her car and began driving away. ?I had my, ?Oh no this isn?t happening to me today moment,?? Ms Smith told local news station WISN 12.
Pit Bull Formerly on Euthanasia List Now a Top K9 Agent With Police Department
Trump budget chief faces sharp questions during House hearing
Everest climber accused of 'illegal' Tibet-Nepal traverse
A Polish climber who claims to have traversed from Tibet to Nepal at the summit of Mount Everest may have crossed "illegally", authorities in Nepal said Wednesday. Janusz Adam Adamski posted on Facebook on Sunday that he had summited the world's highest peak via the northern route in Tibet before descending on the southern side into Nepal. "Janusz made it to the top of Mt Everest from the north and then descended to the south, making him the first Polish, and 15th in the world, to traverse the mountain," read a post on his Facebook page.
The Facts Behind DNC Staffer Seth Rich?s Death
Montana governor slams alleged Gianforte body-slam: Yahoo interview
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock called congressional candidate Greg Gianforte?s alleged assault of a reporter ?a real wake-up call? in an exclusive interview with Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric, as voters in his state head to the polls today.