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Students Across the U.S. Stage Walkouts to Protest Donald Trump

Kimberly Manalang, also a 17-year-old senior, said students understand that Trump will be their president and want to make their demands of acceptance heard in the nation's seat of power. Hales said he believes they are being used in his city as cover for "outrageous, bad, criminal behavior". She estimates that there were 200 to 300 in the group.


Minnesota Vikings sign Kai Forbath to be the new kicker

Minnesota Vikings sign Kai Forbath to be the new kicker

For a team that started 5-0 but has gone 0-4 since and is constructed to play close games, Walsh's inconsistency could no longer be tolerated. Walsh had missed four field goals and four extra points this season. "We're all accountable for things we have to get done". He has made 69 of 82 field-goal attempts in his career for 84.1 percent. Coach Zimmer said that they are going to see what all the options are.


(Neb.)- No. 22 Creighton Pulls Away From No. 9 Badgers 79-67

(Neb.)- No. 22 Creighton Pulls Away From No. 9 Badgers 79-67

With five minutes left before the first half, Wisconsin had taken 17 total attempts with 13 of those being three's. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Wisconsin guard Zak Showalter (3) drives to the basket past Creighton guard Maurice Watson Jr . "Marcus takes some pressure off him", McDermott said. "For us to be a veteran team like they are that play the right way and the success they have enjoyed is really a feather in the cap for our team".


No Bail For Man Charged With Killing And Dismembering Crying Toddler

No Bail For Man Charged With Killing And Dismembering Crying Toddler

Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said Harris was once a caretaker for the boy. Chicago Police Commander Kevin Duffin stated that an unnamed individual said before the murder, the lactose-intolerant boy had drank milk. Several blood drops inside the sports vehicle matched Kyrian's DNA, Santini said. Police have arrested a suspect in the death last year of a 2-year-old boy, saying the man killed the boy because the child wouldn't stop crying from pain caused by a milk allergy.


Effingham residents prepare shoeboxes for Christmas

Effingham residents prepare shoeboxes for Christmas

Latta Terry, Pastor of Monte Vista Baptist Church, said his congregation has been involved with the program for at least 15 years. "Many of the children in these countries don't know what a shoe is, they've never had a pair of shoes". 21, Ackerman residents will donate shoeboxes-filled with school supplies, hygiene items, notes of encouragement and fun toys, such as a doll or soccer ball-for Operation Christmas Child to deliver to children in need around the world.