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(Washington, DC) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is urging lawmakers to support the training and arming of Syrian rebels for the fight against ISIS. In a Senate hearing this afternoon, Kerry said there's one clear goal when it comes to the terrorist group. He said ISIS is made...
(Blooming Grove, PA) -- Authorities are releasing new information on the alleged shooter in last week's police barracks ambush in Pennsylvania. State police spokesman Lieutenant Colonel George Bivens says Eric Matthew Frein may have changed his appearance -- namely his hair --...
(Undated) -- The FBI can now identify people using their faces. The FBI's Next Generation Identification system became fully operational this week. The new system's database is designed to keep 51-million photographs by next year and will keep growing. The system is expected to...
(Washington, DC) -- Fed Chair Janet Yellen says the economy continues to make progress, but the labor market has still not fully recovered. Yellen made the comments after the Fed announced Wednesday it was keeping interest rates unchanged and reducing its quantitative easing...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- What was once Hurricane Odile has weakened to a tropical depression but it's causing all kinds of problems in Arizona. National Weather Service meteorologist Valerie Meyers says a lot of rain is coming down in parts of the state. Rain associated with the storm...
(Eden Prairie, MN) -- Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf admits the organization made a mistake by re-activating Adrian Peterson on Monday. Wilf told reporters that they put A-P on the exempt/commissioner's list because they needed to get it right. Co-owner Mark Wilf says taking...
(Austin, TX) -- Texas Governor Rick Perry is inviting Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto to visit the Southwestern border. He sent a letter to the president today, saying his comments regarding border security last week were concerning. Perry also says both sides have to...
(Undated) -- The Obama administration is considering the possibility of relaxing or ending a 40-year ban on exporting U.S. crude oil. There are reports that the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and the National Security Council are studying how to react if nations such as...
(Undated) -- The NFL and its Player's Association are agreeing to a new drug policy. The new rules include testing for Human Growth Hormone for the first time. The NFLPA has fought against testing for HGH in the past, arguing the NFL wasn't putting forth consistent testing and...