newportindependent.com - Newport Independent - Newport, AR http://www.newportindependent.com/apps/pbcs.dll/section newportindependent.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:28:51 +0000 Trump has chosen retired Marine Gen. James Mattis for secretary of defense http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161201/trump-has-chosen-retired-marine-gen-james-mattis-for-secretary-of-defense/1?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:37:03 +0000 Dan Lamothe/Washington Post http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161201/trump-has-chosen-retired-marine-gen-james-mattis-for-secretary-of-defense/1 Trump to pick financier Steven Mnuchin for Treasury secretary http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161129/trump-to-pick-financier-steven-mnuchin-for-treasury-secretary?rssfeed=true Tue, 29 Nov 2016 23:04:17 +0000 Ylan Q. Mui, Philip Rucker/Washington Post http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161129/trump-to-pick-financier-steven-mnuchin-for-treasury-secretary Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao picked to be Trump's transportation secretary http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161129/former-labor-secretary-elaine-chao-picked-to-be-trumps-transportation-secretary/1?rssfeed=true Tue, 29 Nov 2016 16:00:31 +0000 Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161129/former-labor-secretary-elaine-chao-picked-to-be-trumps-transportation-secretary/1 Ohio State attack: Police identify suspect as business student http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20161128/ohio-state-attack-police-identify-suspect-as-business-student?rssfeed=true Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:49:39 +0000 The Columbus Dispatch http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20161128/ohio-state-attack-police-identify-suspect-as-business-student Clinton campaign will participate in recounts http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161126/clinton-campaign-will-participate-in-recounts/1?rssfeed=true Sat, 26 Nov 2016 16:57:06 +0000 Steven T. Dennis, Bloomberg News http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161126/clinton-campaign-will-participate-in-recounts/1 Jill Stein officially files vote recount request in Wisconsin http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161125/jill-stein-officially-files-vote-recount-request-in-wisconsin/1?rssfeed=true Fri, 25 Nov 2016 22:09:04 +0000 Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161125/jill-stein-officially-files-vote-recount-request-in-wisconsin/1 Trump picks billionaire Betsy DeVos, school voucher advocate, as education secretary http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161123/trump-picks-billionaire-betsy-devos-school-voucher-advocate-as-education-secretary?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Nov 2016 17:28:24 +0000 Emma Brown/Washington Post http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161123/trump-picks-billionaire-betsy-devos-school-voucher-advocate-as-education-secretary Trump taps Gov. Nikki Haley for ambassador to UN http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161123/trump-taps-gov-nikki-haley-for-ambassador-to-un/1?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:24:22 +0000 Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161123/trump-taps-gov-nikki-haley-for-ambassador-to-un/1 Trump won't pursue investigation into Hillary Clinton, adviser says http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161122/trump-wont-pursue-investigation-into-hillary-clinton-adviser-says?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Nov 2016 13:13:02 +0000 Natasha Bertrand/Business Insider http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161122/trump-wont-pursue-investigation-into-hillary-clinton-adviser-says Trump picks Sen. Jeff Sessions for attorney general, Rep. Mike Pompeo for CIA chief http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161118/trump-picks-sen-jeff-sessions-for-attorney-general-rep-mike-pompeo-for-cia-chief?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Nov 2016 12:55:15 +0000 Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161118/trump-picks-sen-jeff-sessions-for-attorney-general-rep-mike-pompeo-for-cia-chief Trump picks Michael Flynn as national security adviser - he brings experience and controversy http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161117/trump-picks-michael-flynn-as-national-security-adviser---he-brings-experience-and-controversy?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Nov 2016 01:23:54 +0000 Greg Miller/Washington Post http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161117/trump-picks-michael-flynn-as-national-security-adviser---he-brings-experience-and-controversy PBS journalist Gwen Ifill dies of cancer at 61 http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20161114/pbs-journalist-gwen-ifill-dies-of-cancer-at-61-?rssfeed=true Mon, 14 Nov 2016 18:42:40 +0000 Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20161114/pbs-journalist-gwen-ifill-dies-of-cancer-at-61- Anti-Trump protests flare up across the country http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161109/anti-trump-protests-flare-up-across-country?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Nov 2016 01:26:04 +0000 Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161109/anti-trump-protests-flare-up-across-country Janet Reno, first female US attorney general, dies at 78 http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20161107/janet-reno-first-female-us-attorney-general-dies-at-78?rssfeed=true Mon, 07 Nov 2016 13:51:47 +0000 Curt Anderson Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20161107/janet-reno-first-female-us-attorney-general-dies-at-78 FBI director: No charges for Clinton after new emails reviewed http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161106/fbi-director-no-charges-for-clinton-after-new-emails-reviewed?rssfeed=true Sun, 06 Nov 2016 21:12:12 +0000 Oliver Darcy/Business Insider http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161106/fbi-director-no-charges-for-clinton-after-new-emails-reviewed Trump rushed off stage by Secret Service at Nevada rally; protester tackled by bystanders http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161105/trump-rushed-off-stage-by-secret-service-at-nevada-rally-protester-tackled-by-bystanders/1?rssfeed=true Sun, 06 Nov 2016 01:34:24 +0000 Allan Smith/Business Insider http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161105/trump-rushed-off-stage-by-secret-service-at-nevada-rally-protester-tackled-by-bystanders/1 FBI obtains search warrant for Clinton-related emails on Weiner's computer http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161030/fbi-obtains-search-warrant-for-clinton-related-emails-on-weiners-computer?rssfeed=true Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:21:04 +0000 Matt Zapotosky, Ellen Nakashima, Rosalind S. Helderman/Washington Post http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161030/fbi-obtains-search-warrant-for-clinton-related-emails-on-weiners-computer The FBI is investigating Clinton's emails again, and there's a tie to Anthony Weiner's sexting http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161028/fbi-is-investigating-clintons-emails-again-and-theres-tie-to-anthony-weiners-sexting/1?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Oct 2016 21:41:04 +0000 Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161028/fbi-is-investigating-clintons-emails-again-and-theres-tie-to-anthony-weiners-sexting/1 Mike Pence's plane slid off the runway in New York City http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161027/mike-pences-plane-slid-off-runway-in-new-york-city?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:55:33 +0000 Mark Abadi/Business Insider http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161027/mike-pences-plane-slid-off-runway-in-new-york-city Debate recap: Trump refuses to say if he'd accept a loss http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161019/debate-recap-trump-refuses-to-say-if-hed-accept-loss?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:41:34 +0000 Jose A. DelReal, David A. Fahrenthold/Washington Post http://www.newportindependent.com/zz/elections/20161019/debate-recap-trump-refuses-to-say-if-hed-accept-loss