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Arraignments Scheduled for 8 PSU Fraternity Brothers Tuesday

The 19-year-old from Lebanon, New Jersey, drank a life-threatening amount of alcohol during a hazing ritual and then fell numerous times, a grand jury found. It wasn't until 10:48 a.m. that one of the brothers decided they needed outside help - although the brothers allegedly used a group chat discussion to devise a plan to cover up what occurred.



White House Dodges Questions About Possible Comey Tapes

The Trump administration is looking to fill the job, which requires Senate confirmation, after Mr Trump abruptly fired director James Comey on Tuesday. Asked if the decision or an announcement could take place before he leaves for Saudi Arabia on Friday, Mr Trump said: "Even that is possible". In other words, while Comey remains a partisan issue, the bigger news surrounding Russian Federation and the Trump campaign seems to be raising more eyebrows across party lines.


Trump administration seeks to convince judges to revive travel ban

Trump administration seeks to convince judges to revive travel ban

Regardless of how the 13 judges of the 4th Circuit rule, the matter is likely to be decided ultimately by the U.S. Supreme Court . Moments after Spicer was asked about this Trump campaign page calling for a Muslim ban, it went blank. "That's the most important issue in the whole case", U.S. Circuit Judge Robert King said, not long after the en banc appeals court hearing got underway.


'Flynn was compromised by Russia'

'Flynn was compromised by Russia'

Flynn resigned February 13 after being asked to step down. White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters Obama had communicated concerns about Flynn. Asked why Trump continues to defend Flynn after giving him the hook, Spicer said the retired lieutenant general served the USA honorably for more than 30 years and was asked for his resignation because he "misinformed" Pence, but beyond that he had an honorable career, served with distinction and Trump did "not want to smear a good man".



Terrifying Attack: Grocery Store Horror

A man reportedly covered in blood , holding a knife and carrying what appeared to be a human head walked into an Estacada grocery store and stabbed an employee Sunday afternoon, according to the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office . - A man killed his mother on Mother's Day at a rural OR home, then showed up at a grocery store in a nearby town carrying what appeared to be a human head and began stabbing a checkout clerk before being subdued , authorities said Monday.


Puma Fire burning in Park County

Puma Fire burning in Park County

Officials received a report of the fire at 4:48 p.m. and said it had grown to almost 30 acres by the evening. The fire, reported just before 5 p.m., was burning through grasses and conifer trees. - State Road 60 has re-opened in Polk County near Lake Wales where crews are fighting a 400 acre fire. Teams consisting of 100 firefighters are back in the area Monday receiving assistance from a helicopter dropping buckets of water on the fire zone.