Tim Branfalt

In day of pro-Trump rallies, California march turns violent

Mar 05 2017

BERKELEY, Calif./LANSING, Mich. Supporters of Donald Trump clashed with counter-protesters at a rally in the famously left-leaning city of Berkeley, California, on a day of mostly peaceful gatherings in support of the U.S. president across the country. | Video

Greens rally in Michigan as courts in three states weigh recounts

Dec 08 2016

LANSING, Mich. Green Party supporters rallied in freezing temperatures in Michigan's capital on Thursday and urged its high court to revive a recount of presidential votes in one of three states where the party wants ballots re-examined.

Greens to rally in Michigan as recounts head to court in three states

Dec 08 2016

Protesters planned to rally on Thursday in Lansing, Michigan, outside the state's highest court, the latest judicial body to weigh the fate of Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein's demands for recounts in three states.

Detroit's NBA team to move to downtown arena

Nov 22 2016

DETROIT The Detroit Pistons basketball team will move to downtown Detroit starting next season, playing in an arena already under construction for the city's hockey team, officials from both teams said on Tuesday.

NY's Cuomo marks turf as de Blasio visits Albany to tout pre-K plan

Mar 05 2014

ALBANY, New York New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio put on a show of force in the state capital Albany on Tuesday to persuade lawmakers to adopt his plan for universal preschool funded by tax hikes.

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All homes on one of Tonga's islands destroyed, three dead

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) -All the homes on one of Tonga's small outer islands have been destroyed by a massive volcanic eruption and tsunami, with three people so far confirmed dead, the government said on Tuesday in its first update since the disaster struck.