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.
Wednesday, June 19 2013 8:54 AM EDT2013-06-19 12:54:36 GMT
We are still waiting on information from the Minnehaha County Sheriff's Department about a possible overnight chase that ended near Brandon. We do know that Rice Street was closed between 6 Mile RoadMore >>
A late night robbery at Walmart turned into a chase and landed two people in jail and 3 young kids in protective custody.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 8:33 AM EDT2013-06-19 12:33:40 GMT
The 9th annual Jazz & Brews fundraiser is Thursday, June 20th. The event is to support the Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Society scholarship fund. There will be a silent auction, beer and wine tastings, greatMore >>
Taste different beers and listen to some great jazz at the 9th annual Jazz & Brews event.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 5:41 PM EDT2013-06-19 21:41:21 GMT
Sioux Falls emergency crews responded to a fire that broke out at Billion Nissan in Sioux Falls Wednesday afternoon. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue and Sioux Falls police responded to the fire at 4400 W. 12thMore >>
Sioux Falls emergency crews responded to a fire that broke out at Billion Chevrolet in Sioux Falls Wednesday afternoon.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:57 AM EDT2013-06-19 15:57:35 GMT
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) - A helicopter has crashed into a suburban neighborhood in the Twin Cities. The Ramsey County Sheriff's Office tells WCCO-TV the helicopter crashed into a detached garage in Maplewood,More >>
A helicopter contracted for mosquito control spraying crashed in a suburban neighborhood just east of St. Paul. More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:42 AM EDT2013-06-19 15:42:53 GMT
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - A Rapid City man convicted of causing severe brain damage in his 6-week-old daughter has been sentenced to serve 20 years in prison. Forty-two-year-old Patrick White Face was chargedMore >>
A Rapid City man convicted of causing severe brain damage in his 6-week-old daughter has been sentenced to serve 20 years in prison.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 10:26 AM EDT2013-06-19 14:26:28 GMT
MITCHELL, S.D. (AP) - Officials in Mitchell must prove there's no reasonable alternative to razing one of the city's oldest homes before they can demolish it. The structure known as the Goodykuntz HouseMore >>
Officials in Mitchell must prove there's no reasonable alternative to razing one of the city's oldest homes before they can demolish it.More >>