Pennsylvania News: New Castle Man, Gage Gilmore Charged with Unlawful Possession of Cocaine, a Gun and Ammunition

PITTSBURGH, PA – A resident of New Castle, Pennsylvania, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on a charge of violating federal firearm and narcotics laws, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. The two-count indictment, returned on November 13, named Gage Gilmore, 21, as the sole defendant. According to the … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: New Castle Man, Gage Gilmore Charged with Unlawful Possession of Cocaine, a Gun and Ammunition

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Woman joins Senate GOP leadership, 1st in years

WASHINGTON — The Latest on congressional Republicans‘ leadership elections (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Senate Republicans are welcoming the first woman to their leadership team in years, with Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst winning a down-ballot spot as the party tries to address the optics of its side being dominated by men. Ernst on Wednesday called … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Woman joins Senate GOP leadership, 1st in years

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. | The Latest: Palm Beach may not meet Florida recount deadline

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.  — The Latest on Florida‘s election recount (all times local): 12:45 p.m. It’s unclear whether one of Florida’s largest counties will make a looming recount deadline after their machines malfunctioned. Tallying machines in Palm Beach County overheated and caused mismatched results with the recount of 174,000 early voting ballots. The machine recount … Continue reading FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. | The Latest: Palm Beach may not meet Florida recount deadline

WASHINGTON News: Wisconsin Man, Chadwick Grubbs Pleads Guilty to Threatening Jewish Community Center

WASHINGTON – Chadwick Grubbs, who is currently in state custody on separate cases, pleaded guilty today to federal charges related to threatening letters he wrote on three separate dates in May to the Harry and Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center (JCC) in Whitefish Bay. Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband for the Civil Rights Division, … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Wisconsin Man, Chadwick Grubbs Pleads Guilty to Threatening Jewish Community Center

OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, Four Alleged Members of Universal Aryan Brotherhood Charged with Federal Crimes

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oa. – JACE LEE McKITTRICK, 29, of Enid; ROSS TYSON PILKINGTON, 39, of Lawton; and JERRY JAMES KENDALL RITCHIE, 32, of Enid, have been charged with possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute, while MICHAEL QUINTON SMITH, II, 48, of Oklahoma City, and McKittrick have been charged with possessing a firearm after a felony … Continue reading OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, Four Alleged Members of Universal Aryan Brotherhood Charged with Federal Crimes

Idaho News: Twin Falls Man, Fred Zapata Paiz Sentenced to Over 13 Years in Federal Prison for Gun and Drug Crimes

BOISE, Io. – Fred Zapata Paiz, 29, of Twin Falls, was sentenced last Thursday in U.S. District Court to 162 months in federal prison for the possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute and a concurrent sentence of 120 months in prison for unlawfully possessing firearms, U.S. Attorney Bart M. Davis announced. Paiz was sentenced … Continue reading Idaho News: Twin Falls Man, Fred Zapata Paiz Sentenced to Over 13 Years in Federal Prison for Gun and Drug Crimes

Tech companies, banks pull US stocks lower; Oil up

U.S. stocks have turned lower in morning trading, erasing a modest early rally and extending the market’s losses from a day earlier. Technology stocks and banks were taking some of the heaviest losses, outweighing gains in industrial companies and other sectors. Energy stocks gave up an early gain even as crude oil prices, which have … Continue reading Tech companies, banks pull US stocks lower; Oil up

WASHINGTON | White House says it has ‘broad discretion’ on press access

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump‘s administration contends it has “broad discretion” to regulate press access to the White House as it fends off a legal challenge from CNN and other outlets over the revocation of journalist Jim Acosta’s “hard pass.” In a legal filing ahead of a Wednesday hearing on CNN’s request for a temporary restraining … Continue reading WASHINGTON | White House says it has ‘broad discretion’ on press access