reward was $60,000 but they only pay $20,000

$20,000 in reward money given out for help catching inmates

June 24, 2017 3:08 AM

Georgia authorities have given $10,000 apiece to two Tennessee households for help catching two inmates accused of killing their guards while escaping from a prison bus

 

look who may retire in the High court

Big cases, retirement rumors as Supreme Court nears finish

June 24, 2017 7:10 AM

The Supreme Court enters its final week of work before a long summer hiatus with action expected on the Trump administration’s travel ban and a decision due in a separation of church and state case that arises from a Missouri church playground.

 

Texas mom left 2 toddlers in hot car to ‘teach them a lesson,’ police say

June 24, 2017 6:45 AM

Texas authorities say a 25-year-old woman has been charged in the deaths of her two children who were found inside a hot car last month outside the family’s home

 

Breaking: China landslide leaves over 140 missing

June 24, 2017 2:20 AM

One-hundred and forty-one people are missing after a landslide crashed into the village of Xinmo in the Sichuan province of China early Saturday morning.

Number of refugees admitted in US drops by 50 percent under Trump

Number of refugees admitted in US drops by 50 percent under Trump

June 23, 2017 10:37 PM

The number of refugees who entered the U.S. during President Trump’s first three months compared to the last months of President Obama’s term was cut nearly in half, according to statistics released Friday by the Department of Homeland Security.

 

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Asra Nomani accuse Dem senators of ignoring them in hearing

June 23, 2017 12:07 PM

Women’s rights activists Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Asra Nomani have accused four female Democratic senators of ignoring them during a committee hearing last week, complaining the lawmakers did not ask them a single question.

 

California governor stops parole for Charles Manson follower

June 24, 2017 0:33 AM

California Gov. Jerry Brown has blocked parole for Charles Manson follower and convicted killer Bruce Davis.

Motorcycle attacked by car video

Road rage incident caught on camera

Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:26:06 GMT
A road rage wreck caught on camera shows an altercation with a motorcycle and a car that resulted in a SUV flipping on the highway.

VP on trial over Bugattis, yachts, Paris mansion

Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:21:23 GMT

The son of Equatorial Guinea’s President is on trial in France for splurging on a Parisian mansion, a private jet and a fleet of luxury cars using tens of millions of dollars he allegedly looted from his country.

California adds 4 states to travel ban for laws it says discriminate against LGBTQ

Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:50:34 GMT

California has issued a ban on state-funded and state-sponsored travel to four more states that it says have laws discriminating against LGBTQ people.

    

Google will stop reading our emails and most hated man in america goes on trial

  • Google will no longer read your emails

    Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:21:37 GMT
    A major change is coming to Gmail. Google will no longer scan the contents of your emails to serve up personalized ads.

  • ‘Most hated man in America’ goes on trial

  • Shkreli sparked outrage in 2015 for increasing the price of Daraprim, a drug used by AIDS patients, by more than 5,000% from $13.50 to $750 a pill while he was CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals.

    But that controversy has nothing to do with his criminal trial, set to begin on June 26 in federal court in New York.

    Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:16:18 GMT
  • 100 feared trapped in China landslide

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:03:43 GMT
    A landslide in southwest China’s Sichuan province buried more than 40 houses, the Chinese state-run broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV) reported Saturday.

Johnny Depp could be in big big trouble

Analysis: No one’s laughing at Johnny Depp’s assassination joke

Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:22:15 GMT
Actor Johnny Depp on Thursday became the latest US celebrity to invite controversy by making a thinly veiled allusion to the killing of President Donald Trump, asking the crowd at the Glastonbury arts festival in England, “When was the last time an actor assassinated a president?”
  • Shop owner can’t remove Confederate flag

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 11:47:58 GMT
    An ice cream shop owner in Orangeburg, South Carolina, a majority black town, is unable to remove a Confederate flag that flies over his business, but is located on land he doesn’t own. CNN’s Victor Blackwell reports.

        

  • Father arrested months after son went missing

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 11:11:29 GMT
    The father of a 5-year-old boy whose disappearance prompted a monthslong search across Southern California has been arrested on suspicion of murder, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.

        

Tornado damages air force base

  • Tornado hits USAF ‘doomsday’ planes

    Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:09:54 GMT
    Ten US Air Force planes, including two E-4B “doomsday” aircraft, were damaged when a tornado hit near Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska last week, the service told CNN on Friday.

  • Air Force Thunderbird flips on landing

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:28:25 GMT
    An F-16D used by the famous Air Force Thunderbirds aerobatic team on Friday ran off the runway and overturned while preparing for an Ohio air show, sending two airmen to the hospital.

 

Is Mexico the world’s second most dangerous country, as Trump says?

Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 09:26:13 GMT
President Donald Trump rankled Mexico again, this time calling it the second deadliest country in the world.

    

It looks like President Trump is spending all his time cleaning up DC

  • President says the special counsel is ‘very good friends’ with Comey, which he calls ‘bothersome’

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:17:51 GMT
    President Donald Trump said “we’re going to have to see” when asked about the future of Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is reportedly investigating whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice.

        

  • Trump questions Obama over Russian meddling

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:49:40 GMT
    President Donald Trump questions whether former President Barack Obama did enough to stop possible Russian meddling in the 2016 US election.

        

  • Report: Obama knew Putin was directly involved in hacks

    Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:12:44 GMT
    A former Obama official said the previous administration “sort of choked” in its effort to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin over his attempts to influence the US presidential election in Donald Trump’s favor, The Washington Post reported Friday.

‘Fixer Upper’s’ Chip and Joanna Gaines come to the aid of paralyzed firefighter

‘Fixer Upper’s’ Chip and Joanna Gaines come to the aid of paralyzed firefighter

Chip and Joanna Gaines have joined together with their community to help build a new home for a firefighter who became paralyzed just hours after working on a prop for their show.

Garth Goodwin of Waco, Texas, left his part-time job of putting together a panel the Gaines’ reveal portion of “Fixer Upper” to work on a billboard. At his next job, he was electrocuted in a freak accident, as first reported by KWTX.

 

Johnny Depp in meltdown mode? Trump assassination comments, alleged Amber Heard abuse details cause concern

June 23, 2017 2:25 PM

Johnny Depp’s jokes at a Thursday appearance about assassinating Donald Trump, and legal docs that claim Depp’s team was aware he had “gotten physical” with ex-wife Amber Head have fans wondering if he is melting down.

 

‘Baywatch’ actress Kelly Rohrbach acted like a diva on set, says report

June 23, 2017 11:00 AM

Kelly Rohrbach — the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue model and ex-girlfriend of Leonardo DiCaprio — has been trying to launch an acting career, but she hit some major bumps in her big feature-film debut.

firefighters trapped calling for help

Anguish as trapped workers call for help in Peru fire

June 23, 2017 4:50 PM

Fire has been raging for nearly a day through a building in Peru’s capital where tons of flammable materials were stored — and the country has been transfixed by appeals for help by trapped youth.

 

London council evacuates residents amid fire safety concerns

June 23, 2017 5:05 PM

British authorities are studying samples of similar to that used on the west London apartment building that caught fire, killing at least 79 people.

 

The Latest: More evacuations ordered near wildfire in Utah

June 23, 2017 5:00 PM

The Latest on wildfires burning across the West (all times local): 11:15 a.m.