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U.S. 2 named as 'persons of interest' in MS boy's death
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Hinds County Sheriff Victor Mason said at a Thursday press conference that Kingston's mother, Ebony Archie , exited the Kroger on I-55 in Jackson at 2:30 a.m. A Mississippi Highway Patrol tow truck hauls away the vehicle involved in the carjacking. In the aftermath of the news of the tragic and senseless murder of kidnapped MS 6-year-old Kingston Frazier , many have taken to social media to share their shock and condolences.

U.S. Cargo plane goes off runway at West Virginia airport
Author: 0 Cargo plane goes off runway at West Virginia airport

Plante says the plane flew out of Louisville, Kentucky Friday morning and was trying to land around 6:53am when one of the wings hit the runway and the plane skidded off the tarmac. The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the incident, Fox News said. Airport operations have been halted. The plane slid off a runway and down a hill around 7am local time (12pm GMT), prompting county officials to declare a county-wide state of emergency.

U.S. House may have to vote again on GOP healthcare bill
Author: 0 House may have to vote again on GOP healthcare bill

Four senators were reported absent and did not vote on it. But the delegates' bill differs significantly from one that passed the state Senate earlier this week during special session. Tax revenue from retail store purchases is declining, he said, as online purchasing grows. Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia told reporters. The Governor's Office estimates the budget gap for the 2018 fiscal year is some $450 million.

U.S. Annual law enforcement memorial ceremony takes on added significance after deadly shooting
Author: 0 Annual law enforcement memorial ceremony takes on added significance after deadly shooting

The memorial features two curving, 304-foot-long blue-gray marble walls, guarded by four lion statues. Like many of you, I understand and respect the great sacrifices our fearless, devoted officers make every day protecting us from danger. President John F Kennedy proclaimed the first Peace Officers Memorial Day in 1962. "It's also to honor the officers that are still standing in the gap between good and evil and that's what they do day in and day out".

U.S. Songs for going on a Donald Trump witch hunt
Author: 0 Songs for going on a Donald Trump witch hunt

Though the details of Rosenstein's Senate address aren't publicly available, Vice reported several Senators' responses after the meeting. Rosenstein's decision to appoint former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel has been well-received by senators, though Graham said "there are a lot of people in that room who were shocked that when a special counsel has been appointed that Congress has limitations on what we can do".

U.S. Tornadoes touch down in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas
Author: 0 Tornadoes touch down in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas

The weather service also forecasts a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms today in Tulsa; a 60 percent chance overnight tonight; a 50 percent chance Friday; a 90 percent chance Friday night; and a 40 percent chance Saturday .

U.S. Salisbury woman killed, baby medevaced in Route 50 head-on collision near Annapolis
Author: 0 Salisbury woman killed, baby medevaced in Route 50 head-on collision near Annapolis

Two people were killed after a Salisbury woman allegedly drove head-on into another vehicle while traveling westbound in the eastbound lane of Route 50 in Annapolis Wednesday. The Jeep traveled across the eastbound lanes, through the grass median, and entered the westbound side of the highway before rolling over and coming to rest on a ramp.

Author: 0 Joel Embiid: Sixers 'Gearing Up' To Beat LeBron James, Cavaliers

The Sixers have gotten a top-three pick in the past four drafts. For the record, the Sixers' best second-round picks of all-time are Maurice Cheeks (36th overall in 1978), Clint Richardson (36th overall in 1979), World B. After the NBA Draft Lottery, Philadelphia 76ers General Manager Bryan Colangelo summed it up with, "That's the way the balls bounce". With Lonzo Ball projected by many mock drafts to be the top player on the board, the Sixers at No.

Author: 0 Confederate statue of Jefferson Davis removed in New Orleans; controversy continues

Lee and P.G.T. Beauregard could come down "anytime, sooner rather than later". The Davis statue was the second of the four monuments to be removed in the Crescent City. "We should not be afraid to confront and reconcile our past", he said. Some have likened these monuments to other monuments around the world from bygone eras, and have argued that civic resources would be better spent trying to educate the public about the history they embody.

Author: 0 Third Confederate statue removed in New Orleans

It is unclear when, or if, the base will be removed. Two of them have been charged with public intoxication and setting fire to some trash. On one side of Esplanade were a couple dozen monument supporters, who draped Confederate flags over the barricades and waved several others, including a half-Stars and Stripes and half-Confederate flag, a flag that said "President Trump", and two flags symbolizing the 3 Percenters.

Author: 0 Conferederate monument in New Orleans comes down

Historic societies in New Orleans sued to block the statues' removal, but an appeals court ruled the monuments belonged to the city and therefore the city had power to remove, but not destroy, the statues. They say that Confederate iconography represents heritage. Multiple protesters were arrested and charged with disturbing the peace on Sunday after a fight broke out at an event held to celebrate the removal of the Liberty Place monument.

U.S. 2 dead after tornadoes hit Oklahoma, Wisconsin
Author: 0 2 dead after tornadoes hit Oklahoma, Wisconsin

There's a whole row where there should be trailers but there's nothing but debris. More than 25 people were injured, the state said, without giving their conditions. A tornado struck a rural area in western Oklahoma , leaving damage in its wake but no immediate reports of injuries. 53 in the Barron County town of Prairie Lake, about midway between Chetek and Cameron.

U.S. Man who hit River North guard is 'going to make this right'
Author: 0 Man who hit River North guard is 'going to make this right'

Reached at the hospital Wednesday, Stigler said she was about to undergo surgery to fix her fractured eye socket, and likely would miss more than a month of work. She appeared unmoved by Valenti's comments that the suspect is sorry but said she would forgive him because it's the Christian thing to do. Stigler said she fell backward.

U.S. Sudan's president invited by Saudi Arabia to Trump meeting
Author: 0 Sudan's president invited by Saudi Arabia to Trump meeting

Omar al-Bashir, center, president of Sudan, stands between Egyptian president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, left, and Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa at the annual Arab League summit on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, held this year on the Dead Sea in Jordan.

U.S. Officials from Arctic nations meet amid drilling concerns
Author: 0 Officials from Arctic nations meet amid drilling concerns

Some climate scientists here in Alaska say they are pleasantly surprised by the relatively tough language on climate change adopted by all eight Arctic Council nations including the United States. -based group that provides research to shape Arctic policy. "We are appreciative that each of you has an important point of view", Tillerson said. Tillerson sought to reassure the worldwide Arctic community, saying "we're not going to rush" to make a decision, but that the American government ...

U.S. Least Popular President? Donald Trump's Approval Rating Average Falls Below 40 Percent
Author: 0 Least Popular President? Donald Trump's Approval Rating Average Falls Below 40 Percent

The poll was conducted between Friday and Sunday, after Comey's dismissal but before reports surfaced that Trump revealed highly classified information during a meeting last week with the Russian ambassador and foreign minister. "President Trump has committed an act for which he should be charged by the U.S. House of Representatives", the release continues. The numbers were flipped for Democrats, who gave Trump a 15 percent approval rating.

Author: 0 White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers

Across the country people are honoring Police Officer Memorial Week, a way of honoring the law enforcement officers who paid the ultimate price. "I wouldn't mind coming back every year". It's most fitting that we pay tribute to the fallen 22 officers today. "We want to encourage Montanans this week to recognize not only those men and women who serve in our law enforcement agencies now and in the past, but also to remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty".

Author: 0 Ford to cut 10pc of global workforce, report says

Employees in neither South America nor Europe are included in this announcement, Moran said, because they "already have completed people actions or have them under way". Nevertheless, Ford's stock price has dipped and its profits have been sluggish, putting more pressure on Fields to turn things around. "Full details about the voluntary packages and how the program will work will be communicated with employees in early June".

U.S. McDonald's brings delivery to Chicago
Author: 0 McDonald's brings delivery to Chicago

Last year, the Golden Arches garnered almost $1 billion in delivery sales globally. McDonald's has actually experimented with delivery several times in the past, and it's usually only available in major cities through apps like DoorDash and Postmates, but this seems like their first large-scale attempt to streamline the process.