Saudi prosecutors: Khashoggi killing was ‘premeditated’

A protester dressed as Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman stands outside the White House October 19 with members of the activist group Code Pink. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Saudi Arabian prosecutors said Thursday the suspects in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi planned the crime in advance. Public prosecutor Saud al-Mojeb [...]

2018-10-25T13:36:24+00:00October 25th, 2018|

Authorities probing suspicious packages sent to Hillary Clinton, Obama

(Reuters) - Federal authorities were investigating suspicious packages sent to former U.S. President Barack Obama and former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, the U.S. Secret Service said on Wednesday. The package to Clinton was found late Tuesday while another package addressed to Obama was found early Wednesday, both during routine mail screenings, the Secret Service [...]

2018-10-24T14:46:54+00:00October 24th, 2018|

63 infant bodies found at second Detroit funeral home

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- The Detroit Police Department said remains of 63 infants or fetuses were found in another funeral home in the city. Police removed the 63 remains Friday from Perry Funeral Home as an investigation widens after last week's discovery of 11 infant bodies at now-defunct Cantrell Funeral Home on Detroit's east side. Authorities say the two discoveries [...]

2018-10-22T14:48:58+00:00October 22nd, 2018|

Former FBI agent sentenced to 4 years in prison for leaking documents

Former FBI agent Terry Albury was sentenced to four years in prison Thursday for leaking classified documents to a reporter. File Photo by Mark Van Scyoc/ Oct. 18 (UPI) -- A former FBI agent was sentenced to four years in prison Thursday for leaking classified documents to a reporter. Terry Albury, 39, was sentenced for "knowingly [...]

2018-10-19T14:29:08+00:00October 19th, 2018|

More than 1,300 still missing in Florida after Hurricane Michael

By Sommer Brokaw  (0) From left to right, Spc. Sean Westmoreland, Spc. Herbert Joyner, and Pfc. Jeremy Grant, from the 153rd Charlie Troop in Tallahassee, hang the American flag on a 4x4 of debris after Hurricane Michael hit in Mexico Beach, Fla. on Saturday. Photo by Ken Cedeno/UPI | License Photo Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Rescuers said [...]

2018-10-17T00:11:41+00:00October 17th, 2018|

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) co-founder Paul Allen, the man who persuaded school-friend Bill Gates to drop out of Harvard to start what became the world’s biggest software company, died on Monday at the age of 65, his family said. Allen left Microsoft in 1983, before the company became a corporate juggernaut, following a dispute [...]

2018-10-16T01:16:12+00:00October 16th, 2018|

Trump and first lady to visit areas ravaged by Hurricane Michael Monday

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (0) A message reading "Help us - Trump" is spray painted on the front of Pockets Pool Hall after Hurricane Michael hit Mexico Beach, Florida last week. President Donald Trump plans to visit Florida Monday. Photo by Ken Cedeno/UPI | License Photo Oct. 15 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump plans to visit Florida and Georgia to [...]

2018-10-15T15:53:10+00:00October 15th, 2018|

1 officer dead, 7 others shot in Florence, S.C.

Oct. 3 (UPI) -- One police officer died as a total of eight people, including seven law enforcement officers, sustained gunshot wounds Wednesday after a suspect opened fire in Florence, S.C., local officials said. Chief Deputy Glen Kirby told WBTW-TV in Myrtle Beach, S.C, that the officer that was killed worked with the Florence Police Department. He also [...]

2018-10-04T13:31:01+00:00October 4th, 2018|

Bill Cosby, in cuffs, imprisoned for up to 10 years for sexual assault

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) - Bill Cosby was marched out of court in shackles on Tuesday after a judge branded him a “predator” and sentenced him to between three and 10 years in prison for sexual assault, capping the downfall of the once-beloved comedian known as “America’s Dad.” Cosby, 81, was found guilty in April of [...]

2018-09-26T14:25:02+00:00September 26th, 2018|

Judge to sentence Bill Cosby for sexual assault, capping his downfall

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) - Bill Cosby will learn on Tuesday whether he will go to prison for sexual assault as a sentencing hearing in a Pennsylvania courtroom concludes, capping the comedian’s downfall from “America’s Dad” to disgraced felon. Actor and comedian Bill Cosby leaves the Montgomery County Courthouse after his first day of sentencing hearings [...]

2018-09-25T11:57:47+00:00September 25th, 2018|