President Obama still has faith in General John Allen, White House spokesman Jay Carney said Tuesday. Allen, the second top military official is being investigating for "potentially inappropriate" emails with Florida socialite Jill Kelley.
Nearly one month after a high speed chase put a state trooper in the hospital, the incident has been cleared by the South Dakota Attorney General. The report released Tuesday shows that State Trooper Andrew Steen and Lincoln County Deputies Aaron Bartscher and Tom Krull were justified in firing their weapons and using lethal force on the October 17th pursuit of suspect Rachel Coleman.
The chief operating officer of LIPA, a suburban New York utility company heavily criticized for its response to Superstorm Sandy, announced Tuesday that he is stepping down. Michael Hervey will resign at the end of this year after 12 years with the company.
Authorities investigating the cause of an explosion in an Indianapolis neighborhood last weekend believe natural gas was involved in the incident. Investigators are focusing on appliances as they search for what caused the deadly explosion, according to a city official on Tuesday.
A Cleveland judge who recently sentenced a woman to two mornings of standing on a street corner holding a sign that says "only an idiot would drive on the sidewalk to avoid a school bus" is not happy with how she carried out the sentencing. He says Shena Hardin, who stood with the sign after she was caught driving on the sidewalk to avoid waiting for a school bus, merely leaned on her sign for an hour on Tuesday morning.
Tuesday, December 3 2013 10:48 PM EST2013-12-04 03:48:06 GMT
Canton residents have voted down a proposal to build a new aquatic center. The city required 60% of voters to approve the bond to pass; only 50.9 voted yes. Canton financial officer Kyle Cwach said 412 votedMore >>
Canton residents have voted down a proposal to build a new aquatic center.More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 11:43 PM EST2013-12-05 04:43:28 GMT
Two children are unaccounted for after a destructive house fire Wednesday in rural Minnesota. The fire at a two-story single family farmhouse in Lucan, Minn., a town about 22 miles east of Marshall, wasMore >>
Two children are unaccounted for after a destructive house fire Wednesday in rural Minnesota. More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 11:24 PM EST2013-12-05 04:24:42 GMT
After two days of blowing snow, the Aberdeen community is getting ready for another round of dangerous winter weather. The temperature began dropping Wednesday, starting in the 20s Wednesday morning, droppingMore >>
After two days of blowing snow, the Aberdeen community is getting ready for another round of dangerous winter weather.More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 10:04 PM EST2013-12-05 03:04:56 GMT
Three people were hospitalized after a house in central Aberdeen early Wednesday evening. Aberdeen Battalion Chief Randy Meister said crews responded to the home in the 900 block of S. Main around 5 p.m.More >>
Three people were hospitalized after a house in central Aberdeen early Wednesday evening.More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 10:00 PM EST2013-12-05 03:00:12 GMT
The dreaded shoveling of snow -- and for business owners downtown, there's an even bigger incentive to get it done faster: customers! But one business owner says the city isn't doing enough. "On theMore >>
Downtown Sioux Falls business owners were out shoveling multiple times on Wednesday clearing paths to their shopsMore >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 9:39 PM EST2013-12-05 02:39:18 GMT
Fire destroyed a home in Wessington Springs Wednesday evening, a Jerauld County Sheriff deputy told KSFY. The home in southern Wessington Springs was totally engulfed when firefighters arrived on scene.More >>
Fire destroyed a home in Wessington Springs Wednesday evening, a Jerauld County Sheriff deputy told KSFY.More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 7:28 PM EST2013-12-05 00:28:07 GMT
Court documents released Wednesday said the suspects believed there was $100,000 in Jordan LeBeau's home. Officer Sam Clemens said, "I think it's pretty obvious that this is drug related. What we foundMore >>
Court documents released Wednesday said the suspects believed there was $100,000 in Jordan LeBeau's home. Officer Sam Clemens said, "I think it's pretty obvious that this is drug related. What we found inside the house also backs this up. This house was targeted it wasn't a random act, they purposely went to this house."More >>