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by | March 20, 2017 | 20:27

A man who was shot by police Saturday and later died had drawn a gun and was turning toward officers when he was shot, according to a statement from Wichita police. The man was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. A post on the Wichita police Facebook page reports that the K-9 officer's name was Rooster and had served as 5 years as an officer.

by | March 20, 2017 | 20:05

Leath is immensely qualified individual selected from a number of other qualified individuals", said President Gogue. Leath is former president of Iowa State University. Des Moines Register noted that Leath has been recently criticized after an audit by the Iowa Board of Regents found that he used a university-owned airplane for personal benefit.

by | March 20, 2017 | 14:18

North wind around 6 miles per hour. Northwest wind around 5 miles per hour becoming northeast after midnight. South wind around 20 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 30 miles per hour. Southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour becoming light after midnight. Friday Night: A chance of rain. Wednesday night: Mostly cloudy with a low around 55.

by | March 20, 2017 | 11:27

Other than the mounds of snow on the ground, the first day of spring is expected to feel like the first day of spring . Overnight lows will only be in the lower 60s. Tuesday is projected to be the warmest day this week with a high of 79. Some clouds will clear by the afternoon, giving us highs in the lower 60s. This will be most noticeable in eastern locations, with highs only in the 50s on Thursday .

by | March 20, 2017 | 11:21

Merkel, for one, has emerged as a champion of free trade that the Trump administration has challenged with its emphasis on "America First", a campaign commitment by the president that dominated the recently concluded G-20 meeting in Baden-Baden, Germany.

by | March 20, 2017 | 10:35

The petition argues that the family, whose children are aged seven, six and eight months, were approved for relocation after intense vetting because the father had been employed by the United States government in Afghanistan. Blume and Rosenbaum said it made little sense for the government to go through with that meeting, because it sends a message to foreign nationals overseas who serve the United States, as this family did, that they could be subjected to detention no matter what promises ...

by | March 20, 2017 | 09:53

WASHINGTON (AP) - In a story March 17 about the House Republican health care bill, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Rep. John Katko, R-N.Y., is a freshman from the Hudson River Valley. He claimed at least 21 members of his group would oppose the measure as written; the bill would fail if 22 Republicans join all Democrats in opposing it.

by | March 20, 2017 | 09:37

Liam Folkes scored the game-winning goal on a breakaway opportunity. Thanks to the goal, the Badgers held a one-goal lead heading into the first intermission. "You look at the iconic college programs that we had to go through to get here - Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin - that's unbelievable". From a big-picture standpoint, it's hard to consider the Badgers' season anything but a success.

by | March 20, 2017 | 07:56

Democratic senators readily acknowledge the pressure they are feeling from liberal grassroots activists and groups like Lambda Legal. During the March 14 press call, Whitehouse said Senate Democrats are concerned that the Supreme Court majority has become a "tool of the Republican Party" to preserve power for Republican candidates and corporations.

by | March 20, 2017 | 07:48

Bush'". Democratic senators are under enormous pressure from their left flank to resist the nomination, even though they privately admit the votes aren't there right now to stop Gorsuch. Many progressives lament Democratic senators have been distracted by other ideological fights. "I honestly don't remember", said Bennet when asked when they first met one another.

by | March 20, 2017 | 06:56

The bill would kill much of former President Barack Obama's 2010 health care law and create new tax credits and curbs on Medicaid, the federal-state health care program for lower-income people. It was then left to the House of Representatives as well as the Senate to come up with a new bill that could replace Obamacare . "It remains a disaster".

by | March 20, 2017 | 06:53

But, any changes made to the bill to win the votes of conservatives could scare off moderate Republicans. "We believe we should have even more assistance". He wants to prevent his Freedom Caucus counterparts from speeding up the phaseout of the Medicaid expansion. The CBO also estimated the plan would save more than $300 billion but result in 24 million fewer people being insured a decade from now.

by | March 20, 2017 | 06:02

The Irish (21-11-5) are the number-four seed in the Northeast Regional in Manchester , New Hampshire, and will meet top seed Minnesota (23-11-3) at 3:30 p.m. The Red Hawks are playing the Cornell Big Red in the tournament. However the other teams competing for the last #1 seed could not get the job done.

by | March 20, 2017 | 04:36

STATUS QUO: Matthew Mitchell and Ohio State counterpart Kevin McGuff concede the 48-hour turnaround between games makes preparation challenging, especially for a team neither has seen. Ohio State, which had 28 points from the bench, flexed its depth and pulled away by 16 points and seemed to officially put the Lady Toppers away late in the game.

by | March 20, 2017 | 04:35

He joined Uber from Target , where he was chief marketing officer and is credited with modernizing the retailer's brand. After that, a Bloomberg video showed the company's chief executive, Travis Kalanick berating a driver with the company who complained about cut in rates paid to drivers.

by | March 20, 2017 | 02:26

The measure would strike down much of former President Obama's 2010 overhaul and reduce the federal role, including financing, for healthcare consumers and is opposed uniformly by Democrats. Those taxes include an increase in the hospital insurance payroll tax rate for high-income taxpayers, a surtax on those taxpayers' net investment income, and annual fees imposed on health insurers-and from the establishment of a new tax credit for health insurance.

by | March 20, 2017 | 01:31

This option has drawn criticism from Democrats and some in the GOP, including four Republican governors. "We can work with them to do that, but what they have put forth is a bad bill, 24 million people kicked off of health insurance, which the speaker calls an act of mercy", Pelosi told CBSs" "Face the Nation' in an interview.

by | September 10, 2016 | 05:03

Phil and learned what Burke Ramsey , who was just 9 at the time of JonBenét's death, had to say. Burke Ramsey's demeanor in his first interview EVER since his sister, JonBenet's, tragic murder is quite disturbing. "Oh my gosh!' running around my room looking for JonBenét", he said. Burke continued, "The next thing I remember is a police officer coming in my room shining a flashlight".