Photo of Kevin J. Minnix provided by the Whitley County Sheriff's Dept.

Jail inmate died from asphyxiation

The inmate had tied a string from his sweatshirt around his neck and attached it to a door hinge in his jail cell.

Mary Coburn, vice president of student affairs, center, talks to the media during a news conference about a shooting at the Strozier Library on the Florida State University campus, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in Tallahassee, Fla. Three students were wounded and the gunman was shot and killed by police officers. Tallahassee police Chief Michael Deleo, left, and FSU police Chief David Perry stand in the background. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

Official says FSU gunman was alumnus

An official told The Associated Press that the shooter was Myron May, who graduated from Florida State before attending Texas Tech Universit…


Another very cold day

Don’t expect a whole lot of warming today or tomorrow as skies will be mostly sunny and high pressure from the arctic circle will make it ve…

FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama speaks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. President Barack Obama's impending unilateral order awarding legal status to millions of immigrants is not unprecedented. Two of the last three Republican presidents, Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, did the same thing in extending amnesty to family members not covered by the last major overhaul of  immigration law in 1986. There was no political explosion then comparable to the one Republicans are threatening now.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

ABC, CBS, NBC won’t carry Obama

Obama is planning to speak at 8 p.m. EST to announce that he is ordering federal action on immigration, angering Republican leaders in Congr…