Kyle Cobb

  • Slow-moving winter storm leaves lingering effect in South

    Now Playing: The frigid air that brought snow and ice to the South has ushered in record-breaking low temperatures for New Orleans, Louisiana, as well as other cities in the South. (Jan. 17) Media: Associated Press DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Several Southern states will be dealing with the lingering...
  • Trump pushes back against John Kelly over border wall

    WASHINGTON – President Trump insisted Thursday that his vision for a border wall with Mexico remains unchanged despite efforts by his own chief of staff to downsize expectations by suggesting the president wasn’t “fully informed” when he first proposed the project on the campaign trail. Some Democrats who met...
  • Tom Brady injures throwing hand ahead of AFC Championship

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady suffered a right hand injury Wednesday when a teammate accidentally ran into him during practice ahead of Sunday’s AFC Championship Game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to the Boston Herald. The Patriots’ injury report listed Brady as a limited participant in Wednesday’s practice,...
  • Experts recommend lower drunken driving threshold to prevent deaths

    WASHINGTON — A prestigious scientific panel is recommending that states significantly lower their drunken driving thresholds as part of a blueprint to eliminate the “entirely preventable” 10,000 alcohol-impaired driving deaths in the United States each year. The U.S. government-commissioned, 489-page report by a panel of the National Academies of...
  • Paul Ryan: Republicans Need To ‘Pay Attention’ To Democrats’ Big Special Election Win

    WASHINGTON – Wisconsin Democrats scored a major upset victory Tuesday when they won a state Senate race in a district that Donald Trump easily carried in the 2016 presidential election. Top Wisconsin Republicans – including House Speaker Paul Ryan – acknowledged it was a blow to their party, and...
  • Metro Detroit immigrant deported to Mexico after 30 years in US

    DETROIT (WJBK) – After 30 years in Detroit, Jorge Garcia said goodbye to his family as he complied with a deportation order back to Mexico on Monday morning. Garcia cried as he held each heartbroken family member at Detroit Metropolitan airport, as onlookers stood nearby with signs reading “stop...
  • Walmart offers way to turn leftover opioids into useless gel

    Walmart is helping customers get rid of leftover opioids by giving them packets that turn the addictive painkillers into a useless gel. The retail giant said Wednesday that it will provide the packets free with opioid prescriptions filled at its 4,700 U.S. pharmacies. The small packets, made by DisposeRx,...
  • Icy roads lead to hundreds of crashes across Georgia

    ATLANTA – Road conditions are beginning to improve throughout metro Atlanta, after a morning full of crashes due to snow and ice. Georgia’s Department of Transportation urged people Wednesday morning to stay home, off the interstates and let crews get to work. “It’s going to be dangerously cold today,” Severe Weather...
  • Colin Kaepernick completes the final contribution of his $1 million dollar pledge!

    Tomorrow, I’ll be announcing the final $100,000 to complete my Million Dollar Pledge. I’m excited to share this last round of donations with all of you. You can see all 31 donations I’ve made so far on https://t.co/DkVikwsc2E #MillionDollarPledge #10for10 pic.twitter.com/w47VUBZDSQ — Colin Kaepernick (@Kaepernick7) January 16, 2018  ...