Trump administration appeals to Supreme Court on refugee ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is back at the Supreme Court, asking the justices to continue to allow strict enforcement of a temporary ban on refugees from around the world. The Justice Department’s high court filing Monday follows an appeals court ruling last week that would allow refugees to enter the United States if a resettlement More...

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By United Press International On Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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Hurricane Irma leaves 3 dead, 1.35 million without power

PATRICK SHORES, Fla. (UPI) — Hurricane Irma left three people dead and 1.35 million in Florida without electricity Sunday morning after the Category 4 storm made landfall in the Keys. Outer bands and storms More...

By Jake Leonard On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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Illinois Secretary of State issues consumer warning regarding flood-damaged vehicles from recent hurricanes

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White issued a warning Wednesday to consumers looking to purchase used vehicles to beware of flood-damaged vehicles resulting from flooding More...

By Jake Leonard On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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Libertarian Party denounces the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program

WASHINGTON (Libertarian Party) — The Trump administration has announced that it will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program commonly known as DACA. DACA protects immigrants who came to the More...

By United Press International On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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United Airlines won’t be fined for forcibly removing passenger from seat

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Federal officials won’t fine United Airlines over an incident in April in which a passenger was forcibly removed from his seat after the airline oversold the flight, it was revealed More...

By United Press International On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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Tropical Storm Katia becomes hurricane in Gulf of Mexico

TAMPICO, Mexico (UPI) — Katia became the third hurricane active in the Atlantic on Wednesday, joining Irma and Jose, the National Hurricane Center said. Hurricane Katia became the third hurricane currently More...

By Associated Press On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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Miami Dolphins’ opener against Tampa Bay Buccaneers postponed until November 19

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers will open the season with a hurricane-imposed bye. Their opener scheduled for Sunday was postponed by the NFL until November 19 because of Hurricane Irma. “This More...

By Associated Press On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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United Technologies buys Rockwell Collins for $22.75 billion

NEW YORK (AP) — United Technologies plans to boost its aerospace business by paying $22.75 billion for flight deck maker Rockwell Collins. United Tech said it will combine its aerospace unit with Rockwell Collins More...

By Jake Leonard On Sunday, September 3rd, 2017
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Illinois Department of Transportation hiring help for winter operations

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) – In preparation for winter, the Illinois Department of Transportation is filling temporary jobs to help with snow-and-ice removal throughout Illinois this winter. These seasonal More...

By United Press International On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
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Houston mayor imposes curfew to prevent looting

HOUSTON (UPI) — Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner announced Tuesday night that he will enforce a curfew to prevent looting and other “potential criminal acts” as the city struggles to from Hurricane More...

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