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DC Councilman Apologizes for Saying Jews Control Weather

(Newser) – A DC council member is apologizing after he pushed a conspiracy theory that a wealthy Jewish family controlled the weather. In a story first reported by the Washington Post, Trayon White posted a video to Facebook Friday with the following narration: "Man, it just started snowing out of

NEWSER - 2018-03-19 22:21:00

Three sites identified for new Washington police station

Washington officials continue to look for a site for a new police station. The site search appears to have gained momentum in recent weeks as the City Council has met in several closed sessions to discuss land acquisition. No council action related to a new police station occurred in open sessions f


Calling hours, funeral set for western NY's Rep. Slaughter

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Calling hours and funeral services are set for longtime Rep. Louise Slaughter, who died last week after taking a fall at her Washington, D.C., home. The Democratic congresswoman from the Rochester area was 88 when she died early last Friday at a Washington hospital where she w

WBNG-TV - 2018-03-19 21:13:00

'Rothschilds controlling the climate': Democrat councilor apologizes for anti-Semitic remarks

"Man, it just started snowing out of nowhere this morning, man. Y'all better pay attention to this climate control, man, this climate manipulation. And D.C. keep talking about, 'We a resilient city,'" Councilman, Trayon White, 33, said according to The Washington City Paper. "And that's a model base

RT.COM - 2018-03-19 21:09:00

Trump Hires Former US Attorney Who Said President Was "Framed" By The FBI

As we detailed earlier, in the latest sign that the conclusion of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe is still a ways off, the New York Times reported Monday that the president has decided to hire another lawyer to his legal team. Trump is reportedly bringing on Joseph diGenova, a longtime Washin

ZEROHEDGE.COM - 2018-03-19 21:06:00

Attorney Who Claims 'Deep State' FBI Factions Framed Trump to Become Trump Attorney

President Donald Trump is reportedly set to hire a Washington lawyer who has pushed the view that officials at the FBI and Department of Justice engaged in a conspiracy theory to frame Trump for colluding with Russian government officials. The New York Times reports that attorney Joseph E. diGenova


U.S. Supreme Court allows Flint water contamination lawsuit

WASHINGTON, March 19 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave the green light to two class-action lawsuits filed by residents of Flint, Michigan who are pursing civil rights claims against local and state officials over lead contamination in the city's water supply. The justices left in pla

TRUST.ORG - 2018-03-19 20:47:00

WNYers to participate in 'March For Our Lives' rally

BUFFALO, NY-- On Saturday, students and supporters from around the county will go to Washington, DC to take part in the March for our Lives, to rally for safer schools and more gun control. The Western New York Peace Center is one of the groups sending people to DC. They received money from Buffalo

WGRZ TV - 2018-03-19 20:51:00

Newborn Arrives with Arms Outstretched After 4 Days of Labor: He's 'the Chillest Baby,' Mom Says

After four days of labor and an unexpected C-section, Angel Taylor's newborn son, Sullivan, was more than happy to enter the world. Taylor, a 30-year-old mother of three from Bremerton, Washington, expected to welcome the baby boy in mid-March. But after a routine check-up found that Taylor's blood

PEOPLE - 2018-03-19 20:49:00

Face yoga, a natural way of combating wrinkles, is the new Botox

WASHINGTON - It's a known fact that yoga is good for the body. But did you know it's also good for preventing fine lines and wrinkles? Founded a decade ago by Japanese yoga instructor Fumiko, the anti-aging method, comprised of facial exercises, is said to be the newest natural approach for fighting

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-03-19 20:31:00

The Real Olivia Pope! Kerry Washington Snaps Selfie with Judy Smith at Scandal Wrap Party

Obtain the ultimate selfie? It's handled. Kerry Washington celebrated the end of Scandal with a wrap party, where the 41-year-old actress scored a photo with her character's real-life inspiration, Washington D.C. crisis manager Judy Smith. "I took a lot of pictures at last night's #Scandal wrap part

PEOPLE - 2018-03-19 19:52:00

NYT: POTUS To Hire New Lawyer Who Has Pushed Theory That FBI Framed Trump

President Donald Trump plans to hire a new attorney, Joseph E. diGenova, for his outside legal team handling the Russia investigations, the New York Times reported Monday afternoon, citing three people told about the decision. DiGenova, a Washington, D.C. lawyer and former U.S. attorney for the Dist

TPM - 2018-03-19 20:38:00

Trump bans US use of Venezuelan cryptocurrency

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration is banning all use by Americans of Venezuelan cryptocurrency, saying that its introduction is intended to skirt U.S. sanctions. In an executive order issued on Monday, President Donald Trump declared illegal all transactions related to Venezuelan digital cu

WAND TV - 2018-03-19 20:25:00

Laid off employees of Machiasport prison meet with union leaders

MACHIAS, Maine (WABI) The future of the Downeast Correctional Facility is in focus in Machias today. Last week a Kennebec County Superior Court Judge ruled Governor LePage did not have the authority to close down the facility DCF employees and Washington County community members are meeting with uni

WABI.TV - 2018-03-19 19:55:00

Lincoln Police investigating a shots fired report

By: Channel 8 Eyewitness Newsroom 8@klkntv.com Lincoln Police are investigating a report of shots fired from Wednesday March 14th. It happened around 5:00 p.m. near 17th and Washington Streets. A witness reported seeing a group of males arguing when one of them fired a gun. Officers found one she

KLKNTV.COM - 2018-03-19 20:12:00

Circa Survive announce special live stream to benefit March For Our Lives

Circa Survive have announced a special Facebook Live Stream to raise donations for March For Our Lives. The special stream will be held on Facebook tomorrow, March 20, at 2 p.m. EST, the band shared on Twitter. March For Our Lives in Washington is set to take place March 24. It was organized by Ston

ALTERNATIVE PRESS - 2018-03-19 20:00:00

Trump to unveil long-awaited opioid policy in New Hampshire

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- President Donald Trump, months after he pledged to voters in New Hampshire that fighting the state's opioid crisis would be a key focus of his presidency, will roll out his administration's multi-pronged plan to combat the epidemic. The event marks Trump's first trip back to the

ERIENEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-19 19:45:00

Police: St. Patrick's Day enforcement results in 16 DUIs in SW Washington

For more than a dozen people in southwest Washington, celebrating St. Patrick's Day ended in DUIs, Vancouver police reported Monday morning. Police said various agencies conducted increased DUI enforcement Saturday, St. Patrick's Day. On Saturday, police said officers from Vancouver and Battle Grou

KPTV.COM - 2018-03-19 19:04:00

Islamabad suggests political role for Taliban

PESHAWAR (Pajhwok): With the US ramping up the war on terrorism in Afghanistan, Pakistan wants Taliban leaders to be part of a future setup in Kabul. Pakistan's top diplomat in Washington says: "There's a precedent for this in the rehabilitation of Gulbadin Hekmatyar (Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA)

PAJHWOK.COM - 2018-03-19 19:20:00

Meghan McCain shares photo of father during his absence from Washington

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Meghan McCain tweeted a photo of her father Sunday, showing her and the Republican senator from Arizona together amid his absence from Capitol Hill. In the photo, Meghan McCain is leaning against her father John McCain with the two sitting next to each other wearing thick jackets

ERIENEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-19 18:55:00