About Ourtown Own A Town Sign In
US News
  1. What I'm Thankful For: Family, Friends, My Big TV and FootballFri, 28 Nov 2014 00:33:45 GMT
    Nightly News asks Americans to share their thoughts on what they're thankful for this Thanksgiving. More...
  2. Exclusive: One Woman's Story of Escape from Boko HaramFri, 28 Nov 2014 00:31:54 GMT
    Seven months ago, Mercy Paul was one of the more than 200 girls kidnapped by Islamic terrorists, Boko Haram. Today she's free and living in Oregon. More...
  3. Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is Released From HospitalFri, 28 Nov 2014 00:05:59 GMT
    The Supreme Court Justice is recovering at home after undergoing a procedure to put a stent in her heart. More...
Advertisements
World Top Stories
  1. Sao Paulo off-duty cop DROPS baby daughter on concrete sidewalk to fight off armed robberThu, 27 Nov 2014 21:40:00 GMT
    EXCLUSIVE: Darren Wilson and the violent confrontation with his wife's ex-lover: The volatile home life of police officer who shot dead Michael Brown - which the grand jury never heard about Ferguson protesters disrupt Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade: Activists take to New York route and clash with police in fourth day of protests over jury decision Why didn't Darren Wilson retreat and wait for back-up, former police chiefs say, as they insist he did not have to shoot Michael Brown Is NINE too young to be a supermodel? Controversy rages over child fashion star dubbed 'the most beautiful girl in the world' who is being fought over by top designers Lemon slices, diet ginger ale and a spread of hummus and crudite: Hillary Clinton's rider for her $300k university lectures revealed Millions brave the snow for this year's Thanksgiving Day Parade as Idina Menzel, Nick Jonas and KISS warm up the ... (more) More...
  2. TSA seizes weapons day before ThanksgivingThu, 27 Nov 2014 09:08:23 GMT
    That's not allowed, and it could slow down the lines during one of the busiest travel days of the year. That's what a 94-year-old Brooklyn man discovered as he tried to pass through passenger screening at New York's LaGuardia Airport on Wednesday, security officials said. More...
  3. Immigrants Social Security eligible in Obama planThu, 27 Nov 2014 04:46:34 GMT
    Many immigrants in the United States illegally who apply for work permits under President Barack Obama's new executive actions would be eligible for Social Security and Medicare benefits upon reaching retirement age, according to the White House. Under Obama's actions, immigrants who are spared deportation could obtain work permits and a Social Security number. More...
  4. Elizabeth Warren calls out Obama on nomineeThu, 27 Nov 2014 01:45:39 GMT
    This time, she's blasting his nominee for a top Treasury post that oversees U.S. banks and financial regulations. The Massachusetts senator says Antonio Weiss, a banker with expertise in international deals, is unqualified for a domestic-focused role, and has even recently worked on deals that rip off U.S. taxpayers. More...
  5. Ben Carson: Race Relations Have 'Gotten Worse' Under ObamaWed, 26 Nov 2014 21:45:42 GMT
    Retired neurosurgeon and potential GOP 2016 candidate Ben Carson believes race relations in America, as a whole, have "gotten worse" under President Barack Obama's leadership, saying he should take a "balanced, objective look at things" instead of invoking the race card. "I actually believe that things were better before this president was elected," Carson told Hewitt, "and I think that things have gotten worse because of his unusual emphasis on race." More...
  6. US Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg recovering after heart procedureWed, 26 Nov 2014 17:37:50 GMT
    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Wednesday underwent a heart procedure at a Washington hospital after reporting discomfort following routine exercise, a court statement said. Ginsburg, 81, was resting comfortably after having a stent placed in her right coronary artery and is expected to be discharged from MedStar Washington Hospital Center within 48 hours, the statement said. More...
Weather
Local Business Search
Loading...
Loading Search Panel...
National News
  1. Ore. police dog fired for poor performanceFri, 28 Nov 2014 00:01:52 GMT
    A 2-year-old Belgian Malinois was supposed to be the ninth member of the police force in the Oregon coastal town of Cannon Beach, but "Cash" just didn't have what it takes. More...
  2. Oregon town in search of new police dog after first was dismissed for poor performanceThu, 27 Nov 2014 23:00:43 GMT
    A 2-year-old Belgian Malinois was supposed to be the ninth member of the police force in the Oregon coastal town of Cannon Beach, but "Cash" just didn't have what it takes. More...
  3. Small earthquake hits Napa Valley in California; no injuries or damage reportedThu, 27 Nov 2014 21:15:51 GMT
    Authorities say a magnitude 3.1 earthquake rattled Napa County wine country in California, but no injuries or property damage was immediately reported. More...
  4. Car with child inside stolen as woman pumps gas in New Orleans; 1-year-old found unharmedThu, 27 Nov 2014 20:45:50 GMT
    As a 30-year-old woman pumped gas at a station in a New Orleans neighborhood, a man jumped in the car and sped away with her 1-year-old daughter inside. More...
  5. Flight 93 memorial chapel closed after fatal 2-vehicle crash sends car into its wallThu, 27 Nov 2014 20:16:15 GMT
    A car has crashed into a Pennsylvania chapel honoring the Sept. 11 victims of United Airlines Flight 93, temporarily closing it. More...
  6. US cathedral may become museum to the slave tradeThu, 27 Nov 2014 20:03:31 GMT
    A plan to open what would be the nation's only museum centered on the trans-Atlantic slave trade would focus on the Episcopal Church's role in its history and the sometimes-buried legacy of slavery in northern states like Rhode Island. More...
  7. University of Massachusetts cuts ties to alumnus Bill Cosby amid sexual assault allegationsThu, 27 Nov 2014 20:03:08 GMT
    The University of Massachusetts-Amherst has cut ties with alumnus Bill Cosby amid allegations by women accusing him of sexual assault. More...
  8. 'Hands Up, Don't Shoot' becomes rallying cry despite questions whether hands were raised highThu, 27 Nov 2014 20:00:43 GMT
    The word spread within minutes of Michael Brown's death — a young black man with his hands raised in surrender had just been shot by a white cop. More...
  9. Evangelicals with gay children speaking out against how churches treat their sons & daughtersThu, 27 Nov 2014 19:30:37 GMT
    Rob and Linda Robertson did what they believed was expected of them as good Christians. More...
  10. Shuttered US cathedral may become slave trade museum as Episcopal Church seeks to unbury pastThu, 27 Nov 2014 18:16:41 GMT
    A plan to open what would be the nation's only museum centered on the trans-Atlantic slave trade would focus on the Episcopal Church's role in its history and the sometimes-buried legacy of slavery in northern states like Rhode Island. More...