KTLA reports a World War II veteran had one of the best days of his life after being honored by chief selects in front of his California home recently.Veteran Ernest Thompson, was aboard the USS Tennessee when Pearl Harbor was attacked and later witnessed Japan surrender while he was serving on the USS Missouri, according to a release from the Battleship Iowa Museum.
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Full-blown puberty is irreversible, but for transgender children, it’s no longer inevitable.
August 16, 2016, 12:05 PM EDT
The “Removing the San Miguel Island Fox, Santa Rosa Island Fox, and Santa Cruz Island Fox From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife, and Reclassifying the Santa Catalina Island Fox From Endangered to Threatened” was published in the Federal Register at 20,086 words.
August 15, 2016, 1:50 PM EDT
A car burns during protests Saturday in Milwaukee.
August 12, 2016, 2:00 PM EDT
Olive Oil (AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - The American Olive Oil Producers Association has received a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Specialty Crop Research Grant (SCRI) grant of $50,000 for a project that aims to develop a plan to get more SCRI grants.
August 11, 2016, 3:16 PM EDT
Labeled as “Geography Jumpstart,” the instructions of the worksheet called for the middle school class to define words like “yo,” “dog,” “punked,” “popo,” “sportin’” and “bling-bling” based on the context of sentences provided.
August 10, 2016, 10:44 AM EDT
The 2010 Bremerton High School Football Team (screen capture)(CNSNews.com) - Lawyers for a Washington state high school football coach, who was fired for praying after games, have filed suit to get h
August 9, 2016, 1:38 PM EDT
The Gazette-Mail investigation has uncovered at least $1.1 million in unused fiber that was either built to closing schools or education buildings that already receive their internet service through a different connection.
August 8, 2016, 11:40 AM EDT
One policy allows students to participate in extracurricular activities and overnight field trips based on their gender identity.
August 3, 2016, 3:39 PM EDT
Broccoli (AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - Over $2 million in taxpayer funds are going to “Developing an Eastern Broccoli Industry” through a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Grant.
August 3, 2016, 11:15 AM EDT
Photo From Town Branch Proposal townbranch.org(CNSNews.com) - Lexington, Kentucky has received $14,095,887 in federal taxpayer funds to pay to finish an approximately three-mile stretch of the Town Branch Trail.
August 2, 2016, 3:33 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) -The Donald Trump Rally at Briar Woods High School in Ashburn, Va. was filled to capacity and hundreds were turned away from entering on Tuesday.Those turned away from the overfilled afternoon event were happy about the turnout.
August 2, 2016, 8:38 AM EDT
Apple is replacing its pistol emoji with a green water gun in the next version of its iPhone and iPad operating system, iOS 10.
August 1, 2016, 2:26 PM EDT
“The Satanic Temple (TST) has announced that this coming school year (2016) will find their organization operating in elementary schools across the nation where they will be offering their new After School Satan Club program to students,”
August 1, 2016, 12:35 PM EDT
Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) (AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) says Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders supporters can unite over their desire to protect Planned Parenthood. Telling Democracy Now!
July 29, 2016, 2:56 PM EDT
The petition reads:WHEREAS, Secretary of State John F. Kerry has suggested that air conditioners are as big a threat as ISIS, and WHEREAS, it is the duty of our elected and appointed government officials to lead by example,
July 29, 2016, 10:26 AM EDT
TriMet Logo (Screengrab)(CNSNews.com) - $3.4 million dollars in federal taxpayer money is going to the Oregon public transportation system TriMet to purchase four electric buses.
July 28, 2016, 1:32 PM EDT
Sen. Tim Kaine (AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - Democratic Vice Presidential Candidate Sen.
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WikiLeaks Logo(CNSNews.com) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said that in releasing emails from the Democratic National Commitee “we didn’t need to establish partnerships with the New York Times or the Washington Post" and that "in fact, that might be counterp
July 26, 2016, 1:57 PM EDT
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) (AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) says the situation with gun sales is “not unlike climate change, it’s not unlike banning tobacco – restriction.”