May, 9, 2019

The suspect in the California synagogue shooting faces 109 federal civil rights and hate crime charges

The Suspect In The California Synagogue Shooting Faces 109 Federal Civil Rights And Hate Crime Charges

The suspect in last month's shooting at a synagogue in Poway, California, now faces more than a hundred federal civil rights and hate crime charges, according to federal prosecutors.

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Micro-plastic prototype 'vacuum' cleans Big Island Beach for the first time

Micro-plastic Prototype 'vacuum' Cleans Big Island Beach For The First Time

'Ho'ola One' sifts through sand and small plastic debris to help clean micro-plastic waste washed on Big Island shore.

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US seizes North Korean coal ship

US Seizes North Korean Coal Ship

The US says the vessel was used to violate sanctions and comes amid rising tensions between the two.

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White House crackdown on press access takes effect

White House Crackdown On Press Access Takes Effect

The president wants to pick and choose who covers him.

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Ex-NSA official charged with leaking classified drone documents

Ex-NSA Official Charged With Leaking Classified Drone Documents

Daniel Hale is accused of giving top secret files on drone warfare to a journalist at an online news outlet

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Facebook co-founder says Zuckerberg 'not accountable,' calls for government break up

Facebook Co-founder Says Zuckerberg 'not Accountable,' Calls For Government Break Up

Chris Hughes, who started Facebook with Mark Zuckerberg, joins a growing chorus of privacy advocates and politicians who have called for antitrust action.

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Judge rules 3-year-old must receive chemotherapy against parents' wishes

Judge Rules 3-year-old Must Receive Chemotherapy Against Parents' Wishes

A Florida judge ruled Wednesday that a 3-year-old diagnosed with leukemia must continue chemotherapy treatment against the wishes of his parents.

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Sri Lanka expels 200 clerics after attacks as Catholics celebrate Mass in private

Sri Lanka Expels 200 Clerics After Attacks As Catholics Celebrate Mass In Private

The country is still reeling from attacks that killed more than 250 people

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More than 1,000 guns seized from a home in upscale neighborhood of LA

More Than 1,000 Guns Seized From A Home In Upscale Neighborhood Of LA

More than 1,000 guns were found in a home in the upscale Los Angeles neighborhood Holmby Hills.

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North Korean ship used to illicitly transport coal is seized over sanctions violation, US announces

North Korean Ship Used To Illicitly Transport Coal Is Seized Over Sanctions Violation, US Announces

A North Korean cargo vessel used to transport coal -- in violation of international sanctions against the rogue regime -- was seized, the U.S. Justice Department announced Thursday, just hours after the hermit kingdom fired two suspected short-range missiles.

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More than half of voters like Warren's plan to cancel student debt, survey finds

More Than Half Of Voters Like Warren's Plan To Cancel Student Debt, Survey Finds

More than half of American voters support Elizabeth Warren's student debt cancellation proposal.

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A Man in Kazakhstan Held Up a Blank Sign to See if He'd Be Detained. He Was.

A Man In Kazakhstan Held Up A Blank Sign To See If He'd Be Detained. He Was.

Rights watchers said the response by the police was a particularly vivid example of the country's restrictions on free speech.

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Colorado students walk out of vigil after politicians talk about gun control. They chanted 'mental health'

Colorado Students Walk Out Of Vigil After Politicians Talk About Gun Control. They Chanted 'mental Health'

One Colorado student said at a vigil for the school shooting, "They don't get what it's like to have people yelling at you, saying 'school shooter, run for your life.'"

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Feds to let debt collectors bombard you with texts, emails. Consumer advocates aren't happy.

Feds To Let Debt Collectors Bombard You With Texts, Emails. Consumer Advocates Aren't Happy.

A federal plan would allow debt collectors to send texts or emails to borrowers until consumers opt out, but would limit how often collectors can call consumers.

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Cubs fan banned from Wrigley after flashing 'white power' symbol behind black reporter

Cubs Fan Banned From Wrigley After Flashing 'white Power' Symbol Behind Black Reporter

The fan, who has not been identified, was "indefinitely" banned from Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs.

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Mom whose baby died because of drugs in breast milk gets probation in plea agreement

Mom Whose Baby Died Because Of Drugs In Breast Milk Gets Probation In Plea Agreement

She told police she'd been too tired to make the baby a bottle when he awoke crying and instead breast fed him.

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Perspectives: Elizabeth Warren: Americans don't need cliche financial advice. They just need to be paid more

Perspectives: Elizabeth Warren: Americans Don't Need Cliche Financial Advice. They Just Need To Be Paid More

Hard-working families have become adept at stretching their paychecks to the breaking point, skimping on necessities just to make ends meet, writes Elizabeth Warren, the senior senator from Massachusetts and a Democratic presidential candidate.

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R. Kelly judgment withdrawn after lawyers say he can't read

R. Kelly Judgment Withdrawn After Lawyers Say He Can't Read

Cook County Judge Moira Johnson on Wednesday reinstated the lawsuit after Kelly's attorneys said the singer never responded to it because he's illiterate, according to reports.

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Child molester who faked suicide near Golden Gate Bridge found living in storage container in Florida, police say

Child Molester Who Faked Suicide Near Golden Gate Bridge Found Living In Storage Container In Florida, Police Say

A California man who faked his suicide near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco to avoid prison for child sexual assault and pornography charges was arrested in Florida this week, authorities said.

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An unusually high number of whales have washed ashore in San Francisco o

An Unusually High Number Of Whales Have Washed Ashore In San Francisco O

Usually, around five to ten gray whales wash ashore in San Francisco throughout the year, but this year has seen an alarming and frequent number of dead whales.

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