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Trending Topics with Mallory Hagan

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  President Trump held a campaign-style rally in Phoenix, Arizona. In light of recent protests, is this an appropriate time to hold large gatherings of people? Mallory Hagan discusses viewer responses during Trending Topics.

McConnell Says There’s “No Chance” America Won’t Raise the Debt Ceiling

1/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4 Show Caption Hide Caption Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell promises there is “zero chance” Congress won’t raise the nation’s debt ceiling with a deadline fast approaching. McConnell made that guarantee in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky where he was joined by Treasury Secretary Steve…

Another Robert E. Lee Monument Removed

FRANKLIN, OHIO REMOVES CONFEDERATE MONUMENT

1/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4 Show Caption Hide Caption A monument honoring Robert E. Lee was removed from the side of a highway in Franklin, Ohio early Thursday morning. These photos show the spot where the monument once stood. It was erected by the United Daughters of the Confederacy…

Strategist Steve Bannon leaves White House

1/1Steve Bannon Show Caption Hide Caption WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, a forceful but divisive presence in President Donald Trump’s White House, is leaving.Trump accepted Bannon’s resignation on Friday, ending a turbulent seven months for his chief strategist, the latest to depart from the president’s administration in turmoil.White House spokesman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday would be Bannon’s last day…

Ousted Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is Trying to play Spoiler To Deep pocket Republican Forces

Moore is relishing his opportunity to repudiate what he calls "silk-stocking Washington elitists"

1/1Screen Shot 2017-07-11 at 5.12.46 PM Show Caption Hide Caption MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Ousted Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is trying to play usurper to deep-pocketed Republican forces after making a runoff with incumbent Sen. Luther Strange in the state’s Senate primary. Getting to the runoff is a sweet win for Moore, who was twice stripped of his chief…

Schwarzenegger Donates $100,000 to Anti-Hate

FORMER CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR DECLARES CHARLOTTESVILLE AN ACT OF TERROR

1/2 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2 Show Caption Hide Caption Arnold Schwarzenegger is giving $100,000 to the Simon Wiesenthal Center, an anti-hate organization. In a Sunday announcement on Facebook, the former California governor referenced Saturday’s bloodshed in Charlottesville. He referred to the killing of protester Heather Heyer as an act of domestic terrorism. Schwarzenegger paid tribute to her, and the…

Trending Topics with Mallory Hagan

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President Trump takes to Twitter again to address a company he claims he’s not fond of. Mallory Hagan talks viewer responses during Trending Topics. Follow Mallory: Facebook Twitter Instagram

Smiths Station puts Violators on Notice

Smiths Station Code Enforcement to Begin September 1st

Smith Station residents who bend the rules when it comes to things like trash pickup and other city codes might be in for a rude awakening next month. That’s because city officials  have decided to crackdown on violators. Everything from solid waste to unsightly structures, the city is taking note. Robbie Watson reports.

Moore, Strange Advance In Alabama GOP Primary

SEN. LUTHER STRANGE WILL FACE JURIST ROY MOORE IN ALABAMA'S REPUBLICAN SENATE RUNOFF

Republican voters here put a bitter Senate campaign into overtime Tuesday, forcing Sen. Luther Strange into a runoff with conservative jurist Roy Moore for the right to fill Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s old seat. Strange was endorsed by President Trump, the National Rifle Association and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s super PAC, which spent $2.5 million on TV ads to…