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Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 05:53 AM EST

Groups Call Blocking of Inaugural Protests Unconstitutional

Groups Call Blocking of Inaugural Protests Unconstitutional

Protest organizers and their attorneys say the National Park Service is quashing dissent by blocking access to public space for those who want to demonstrate during President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration.

40 minutes ago

UConn Board Set to Hike Room and Board, Transit, Other Fees

UConn Board Set to Hike Room and Board, Transit, Other Fees

The University of Connecticut is increasing fees for room and board, transit and some academic programs.

41 minutes ago

Man Dies After Getting Pinned Between Trailers at FedEx

Man Dies After Getting Pinned Between Trailers at FedEx

A man has died after getting pinned between two trailers at the FedEx facility in Willington on Tuesday night.

15 minutes ago

Trump to Tap Fierce EPA Critic to Lead Agency: Source

Trump to Tap Fierce EPA Critic to Lead Agency: Source

President-elect Donald Trump will nominate Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to serve as head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, a source familiar with the decision confirmed to CNBC on Wednesday...

52 minutes ago

Somber Pearl Harbor Day Tribute From Vt. Military Students

Somber Pearl Harbor Day Tribute From Vt. Military Students

On the 75th anniversary of the sneak attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, military students at a Vermont university paid tribute to the lives lost there.

2 hours ago

White Supremacist Group Fliers Found at Mass. College

White Supremacist Group Fliers Found at Mass. College

Emerson College in Boston is investigating after posters promoting a white supremacist group were found on two campus buildings.

2 hours ago

Trump Given Letter From US Mayors Supporting Immigrants

Trump Given Letter From US Mayors Supporting Immigrants

Mayor Rahm Emanuel met with President-elect Donald Trump Wednesday morning at Trump Tower in New York City, discussing a variety of issues, including transportation, investment in infrastructure, job creation...

2 hours ago

Police: 5 Injured in Gas Explosion at RI Company

Police: 5 Injured in Gas Explosion at RI Company

Police say five people have been injured in a gas explosion at a Rhode Island company that makes indoor rowing machines.

3 hours ago

Boston Winter Opening at City Hall Plaza Following Delay

Boston Winter Opening at City Hall Plaza Following Delay

Boston Winter is set to open Wednesday at City Hall Plaza after a delays pushed back the opening date.

2 hours ago

Woman Threatened to Kill Sandy Hook Victim's Parent: Feds

Woman Threatened to Kill Sandy Hook Victim's Parent: Feds

Federal authorities say a Florida woman has been charged with making death threats against the parent of a child who died in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings. The U.S. Department of Justice announced...

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