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Teen charged in school shooting; 6-year-old clings to life

Teen charged in school shooting; 6-year-old clings to life

Before the shooting at Townville Elementary about 1:45 p.m., the teen gunned down his 47-year-old father, Jeffrey Osborne, at their home about 2 miles from the school, authorities said. A judge ordered that he be held on the charges, and his defense attorney waived the boy's next court appearance. Brock did not speak Thursday, but in a statement read by McAdams, he said "true heroes of yesterday's senseless tragedy are the teachers who put their lives on the line to protect the students". Read More

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Europe's Rosetta probe bound for comet tomb

Europe's Rosetta probe bound for comet tomb

The loss of contact was meant to happen as soon as Rosetta detected a "problem" i.e. the impact. After 12 years of hurtling through space in pursuit of a comet, the Rosetta probe ended its mission Friday with a slow-motion crash onto the icy surface of the alien world it was sent out to study. Read More

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Two NC A&T Students Killed in Off-Campus Shooting

Two NC A&T Students Killed in Off-Campus Shooting

Campbell and Dieudonne were the only gunshot victims, police said. The two students were shot following an altercation at a large party that was being held at 911 Circle Drive , police said. Greensboro police Cpl. M.D. Matthews tells the News & Record of Greensboro (http://bit.ly/2dKt62T ) there's no evidence the two students at North Carolina A&T State University were part of fight that broke out Sunday morning. Read More

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Black box recorder recovered from wreckage of train crash

Black box recorder recovered from wreckage of train crash

It was too early to say whether an anti-collision system known as positive train control (PTC) could have prevented the crash, officials said. That decision will come later from different NTSB officials. Their next door neighbor Tom Jones said Gallagher was doing what he loved. "Great next-door neighbors, wonderful kids, very caring people about others". Read More

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World leaders Attend Shimon Peres Funeral

World leaders Attend Shimon Peres Funeral

Obama compared Peres to leaders such as Nelson Mandela and The Queen, "whose lives span such epics" that they speak "in depth and knowledge, not soundbites". Clinton had helped usher in the Oslo peace accords of the 1990s, which resulted in the Nobel Peace Prize for Peres. (ENGLISH) "His critics often claimed he was a naive, overly optimistic dreamer". Read More

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Matthew, a Category 4 hurricane, threatens Haiti, Jamaica

Matthew, a Category 4 hurricane, threatens Haiti, Jamaica

In Kingston, residents are stocking up on fuel and food, taking no chances, with some forecasts predicting Matthew could be the most powerful storm to cross the island since records began. There are about 5,500 people living on the base, including 61 men held at the detention center. "We cannot completely rule out at this point that Matthew could impact Florida or parts of the Southeast coast in some way", Peck said. Read More

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Giuliani suggests Trump should skip debates because of moderator bias

Giuliani suggests Trump should skip debates because of moderator bias

Pence is also attending a fundraiser in Madison but has no official public events planned. Donald Trump's running mate is rallying supporters in New Hampshire before heading to NY for the presidential debate. Trump's Wisconsin spokesman Matt Schuck said Monday that Pence had to postpone due to a scheduling conflict. Donald Trump's campaign manager says her boss' comment that presidential debate moderator Lester Holt is a Democrat isn't a lie, because the candidate didn't know Holt's voter ... Read More

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SC Stations Deploy Forces to Cover School Shooting

SC Stations Deploy Forces to Cover School Shooting

Two students and one teacher have been shot at Townville Elementary School in Anderson County, SC. Law enforcement units are responding to a possible shooting, Fox Carolina reported . WYFF TV said the scene was secured and police were satisfied they had the only suspect, a teenager, in custody. Witnesses on social media reported seeing dozens of emergency vehicles speeding up S.C. Read More

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Retired Sen. John Warner Endorses Clinton in N.Va. Event With Kaine

Retired Sen. John Warner Endorses Clinton in N.Va. Event With Kaine

Clinton is pleased to have Warner's support, she told the Washington Post. Warner heaped heavy criticism on Donald Trump, his party's nominee for president, citing how "distressed" he felt hearing Trump's attacks on USA military might. Senate, most as chair or ranking member of the Armed Services Committee, who was also Secretary of the Navy, was sharp in his support for Clinton and also in his criticism of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, though mentioning Trump by name only ... Read More

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Suspicious Package Taken From Charlotte Police HQ

Suspicious Package Taken From Charlotte Police HQ

Chesapeake Police tweeted at 1:57 p.m. that the package was cleared of hazardous materials. Authorities also said there was no phone call or threat made to the department. The attackers can be seen on video, police said, hitting and kicking the male, then pulling his trousers off as they continue to assault him. A small group of protesters gathered outside CMPD headquarters. Read More

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United States home prices rise slightly less than forecast

United States home prices rise slightly less than forecast

During that span, in each month home prices in Seattle have grown twice as fast as the national growth rate, which was 5.1 percent in July. Six cities saw prices decline over the month, and there was no change in two cities. Inventory collapsed 10.1 percent from a year ago to 2.04 million homes. Over the past year, Cleveland-area prices have risen at a swifter clip than those in NY and Washington , D.C. Read More

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How to stream the high-stakes presidential debates

The less populated stage in a 90-minute debate increases the physical and mental demands on both candidates. "But most politicians have at least a few raisins, and Hillary ... Chamber of Commerce. But Trump has already stated that he does not believe Holt's role as moderator is to police each candidate. Hillary Clinton is in position to win the presidency because she's considered the "lesser of two evils" compared to Donald Trump , a Monmouth University poll has found. Read More

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Mother: Love for abducted Minnesota boy 'will never die'

Mother: Love for abducted Minnesota boy 'will never die'

The St. Cloud Times (http://on.sctimes.com/2d9n1hb ) reports thousands filled Clemens Field House at the College of St. Benedict in Jacob's hometown of St. We won't give up ever. From Patty's hard work on behalf of missing and exploited children we learned that an individual can make a difference. Jacob we will always carry you in our hearts and our love for you will never die. Read More

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Donald Trump steps deeper into US race debate

Betts, a hair products distributor, said he was registered to vote as an independent and attended to learn how Trump would try to win over black voters. Clinton's campaign did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Trump's statement. And he followed up with a shout-out to law enforcement. Read More

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U.S. election: New York Times endorses Hillary Clinton for president

U.S. election: New York Times endorses Hillary Clinton for president

Viewed against those challenges, Trump "shrinks to his true small-screen, reality-show proportions", the Times said, promising another editorial on Monday explaining "why we believe Mr. Clinton has weaknesses, but they do not compare with Trump's, according to the board, which cited Clinton's "penchant for secrecy" and said she is "a little too comfortable with the use of military force". Read More

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United Russia Party's victory clears way for Putin's 4th term

United Russia Party's victory clears way for Putin's 4th term

Russia's Liberal Democratic Party (LDPR), a nationalist outfit, has a very tight lead over the Communist Party for second place with 14.23 percent of the vote. Massive demonstrations broke out in Moscow after the last Duma election in 2011, unsettling authorities with their size and persistence. And so, the four pro-Kremlin parties which dominated the previous parliament will do so again. Read More

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Unarmed man, 21, dies days after confrontation with police

When officers arrived, they found the couple screaming at each other. Twenty-one-year-old Tawon Boyd was injured in the Sunday confrontation and transported to the hospital, where he died Wednesday. Officers were eventually able to handcuff Boyd and put flex cuffs on his legs to restrain him. Both the Baltimore County police and fire departments are investigating the incident, which started with screaming 911 calls and resulted in the hospitalization of Boyd and the injury of three first ... Read More

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Former college hoops player threatens to blow up school

Former college hoops player threatens to blow up school

Police have characterized the incident as a possible bomb threat. Those children were evacuated from the school and teachers and staff took them to 2 previously designated safe locations. While talking with negotiators, Craig said he wanted to share a message with them and if he was allowed to do so he would walk away from his vehicle and let police arrest him. Read More

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Trump Blames Freedom of the Press for Bombings

Constitution. "Our police are awesome". "You know in Israel, they profile", Mr. Trump said . "And we have to get everybody together and we have to lead for a change", Trump said. Trump has previously cited Israel's success in using profiling to prevent terror attacks . "I would hate to do it, but it's something that you're going to have to strongly consider because some of the ideas and some of the hatred-the absolute hatred-is coming from these areas", he said. Read More

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