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(Eden Prairie, MN) -- Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson will not play this weekend. He has been deactivated for Sunday's game against the New England Patriots after multiple reports that he has been indicted on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child...
(Chicago, IL) -- A federal appeals court in Chicago is reinstating Wisconsin's voter I.D. law, just in time for the November election. The ruling comes only hours after arguments on the case were heard by three Republican-appointed judges. A federal district court judge struck...
(Undated) -- A powerful solar storm is on its way to Earth. The wave of solar particles could affect radio signals, power transmissions and GPS signals. However, it could also make the northern lights visible across the northern U.S. Washington state and Idaho could have some of...
(Houston, TX) -- Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is being indicted for reckless or negligent injury to a child. NFL Network reports Peterson was indicted Thursday in Montgomery County, Texas for disciplining his son with a switch. According to TMZ, the 11-year-old...
(Ankara) -- A "coalition of the willing" may be a ways off when it comes to fighting ISIS. Secretary of State John Kerry is downplaying chances that a coalition of partners will be assembled in the immediate future to battle the militants that have taken over a huge part of Iraq...
(Mexico City) -- Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto is condemning the deployment of Texas National Guardsmen to the border. By order from Texas governor Rick Perry, some one-thousand-troops are in place at the border with Mexico with a stated purpose of stopping human and drug...
(Undated) -- The mother of beheaded American journalist James Foley says she's embarrassed and appalled by how the Obama administration handled her son's situation. During Friday's daily briefing, State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf responded to that remark, saying they did...
(Washington, DC) -- White House spokesman Josh Earnest says the U.S. is at war. In his daily briefing, Earnest noted that no U.S. combat forces are being committed to the war with ISIS in Iraq and Syria. In his address to the nation Wednesday night, President Obama pledged to...
(New York, NY) -- Former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is among those paying tribute to the late Maya Angelou. Clinton spoke at a memorial service in Manhattan on Friday. The late poet, actress and civil rights activist was celebrated in a star-studded...