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Congressman Says NY Lawyer Can't Get Away With Racist Rant

Congressman Says NY Lawyer Can't Get Away With Racist Rant He complained to another restaurant employee that "it's America" and that in a Manhattan eatery "staff should be speaking English". A lawyer who threatened to call immigration enforcement on restaurant workers who angered him by speaking Spanish has had a complaint filed against him with a disciplinary committee that oversees lawyers in the state. [Full Article...]

Kilauea Spews Boulders in 5-Mile-High Eruption

Kilauea Spews Boulders in 5-Mile-High Eruption He has gas masks to protect himself from the toxic fumes and ash. After several weeks of lava spewing from various fissures, Big Island's Kilauea volcano has erupted. Those areas were evacuated as lava destroyed at least 26 homes and 10 other structures. The agency also closed a number of nearby schools due to elevated sulfur dioxide levels. [Full Article...]

'Horrific' fatal school bus crash in New Jersey

'Horrific' fatal school bus crash in New Jersey The crash left the bus lying on its side on the guardrail with its undercarriage and front end sheared off and its steering wheel exposed. The students - fifth-graders at East Brook Middle School in Paramus, New Jersey - were on the way to a field trip at the time of the collision, New Jersey Gov. [Full Article...]

Police respond to call of shots fired at Trump National in Doral

Police respond to call of shots fired at Trump National in Doral Police are in the process of getting a search warrant to go inside Oddi's home. Senior officers told USA news a "confrontation" with a man at the resort escalated and police shot the man. A Miami-Dade crime scene truck was parked inside the gate. March 6, 2016: Donald Trump walks onto the 18th inexperienced for the awards ceremony following the ultimate spherical at TPC Blue Monster at Trump... [Full Article...]

We must keep eyes on Iran

We must keep eyes on Iran Mogherini said "expert talks" on relevant financial and economic issues such as banking transactions and oil would begin soon and the deputy foreign ministers from the three European nations and Iran would meet in Vienna next week. Trump is very negatively disposed towards the deal. Iran's nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi was quoted by Fars news agency as saying he was not optimistic on the pros... [Full Article...]

TV Producer Dies After E-Cigarette Explodes & Burns 80% Of His Body

TV Producer Dies After E-Cigarette Explodes & Burns 80% Of His Body According to the Food and Drug Administration the exact causes of vape pen explosions arent yet clear; however, it could stem from battery-related issues. Kiklas said there are two steps e-cigarette users can take to avoid the risk of an explosion. "No other consumer product places a battery with a known explosion hazard such as this in such close proximity to the human body", it said. [Full Article...]

Jason Witten Predicts Former Cowboys Teammate Dez Bryant Will Sign with Packers

Jason Witten Predicts Former Cowboys Teammate Dez Bryant Will Sign with Packers He sees the veteran wideout going to Green Bay . "He's motivated and I think he's going to end up going to the Green Bay Packers ". Still, despite remaining open to the idea of considering Bryant, the Giants have showed very little interest to date. [Full Article...]

Robeson County schools to close Wednesday for rally in Raleigh

Robeson County schools to close Wednesday for rally in Raleigh I am a retired teacher educator from Pennsylvania who has been concerned when my student teachers have moved to right-to-work states. Moore and Berger mostly pointed to Democrats for the state's dismal teacher pay, calling out teacher furloughs and salary freezes imposed shortly after a nationwide recession sank state revenues in 2008. [Full Article...]

Ex-CIA employee identified as suspect in 'Vault 7' leaks

Ex-CIA employee identified as suspect in 'Vault 7' leaks Court papers suggest he was aware of encrypted images of children existing on the server. Prosecutors said in court last week that they plan to file a new indictment in the next 45 days. Schulte's lawyer, Sabrina Shroff of the federal public defender's office, accused the feds of dragging their feet. Jacob Kaplan, Schulte's attorney at the January hearing, told the court that "the government had... [Full Article...]

Investigators believe deadly Southern California explosion was intentional

Investigators believe deadly Southern California explosion was intentional The blast reportedly blew siding of the partitions of a medical workplace constructing, exposing insulation and framing in addition to damaging a primary ground suite. A woman who was on her way to an appointment in the area told CBS2 she arrived just after the blast occurred, and she saw fire on the roof of the building. [Full Article...]

Five killed in Indonesia police station attack

Five killed in Indonesia police station attack The fifth suspect who fled was was later arrested, he added. Television images showed what was reportedly the bodies of four suspects lying on the ground. Local police initially said they had killed three people and wounded another. Media were at the station to cover a press conference about a drug bust when the attack happened. [Full Article...]

Mahathir expects to stay in power for 1-2 years

Mahathir expects to stay in power for 1-2 years Anwar was sentenced in 2015 to a five-year term for sodomy, a charge he says was trumped up by the government of ousted Prime Minister Najib Razak . After he was sworn in last week as Malaysia's seventh prime minister, Mahathir said the king indicated he would give Anwar a full pardon that will allow him to immediately run for office. [Full Article...]

Ramadan to start on Thursday, religious leaders say

Ramadan to start on Thursday, religious leaders say Thursday will be the first day of Ramadan in all other Gulf states as well as in many Arab and Muslim countries. The UAE Moon Sighting Committee has announced the first day of Ramadan this year will be May 17. A year ago more accidents happened in the late morning rush hour between 10am and 11am than any other time. "As the holy month begins, I wish all those celebrating a very happy and p... [Full Article...]

US to lift sanctions if NoKor dismantles nuke arms program

US to lift sanctions if NoKor dismantles nuke arms program Moon welcomed Kim's plans to publicly blow up North Korea's nuclear test facility. North Korea has begun dismantling the country's only known nuclear test site, according to satellite photos, following through on a promise made by leader Kim Jong-un ahead of his meeting with Donald Trump . [Full Article...]

Mother denies abuse after her 10 children are taken into protective custody

Mother denies abuse after her 10 children are taken into protective custody A missing report had been filed for the boy, who was found sleeping under the bush in a nearby home's yard. But officers say the conditions between their first visit in March and their second on Friday had not improved, although they did conduct a search of the home. [Full Article...]

National Police Week honors law enforcement

National Police Week honors law enforcement The national monument now contains the names of 21,541 officers from all 50 states, US territories and national agencies who died in the line of duty throughout USA history since 1791. While there may be a few bad actors, law enforcement officers work in a system that provides numerous opportunities for criticism, redress, appeal, and improvement. [Full Article...]

North Korea threatens to cancel meeting with Trump

North Korea threatens to cancel meeting with Trump Still, analysts say the site's closure wouldn't represent a material step toward full denuclearization. National Security Advisor John Bolton said at an interview on May 13 (local time) that the US government's permanent, verifiable and irreversible dismantling (PVID) means every nuclear weapon should be dismantled and transferred to Oak Ridge and uranium enrichment and plutonium reprocessin... [Full Article...]

Russians will need bridge over Kerch Strait when they abandon Crimea, - Poroshenko

Russians will need bridge over Kerch Strait when they abandon Crimea, - Poroshenko The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry stressed that Ukraine would consistently work to expand national and global sanctions against individuals and legal entities involved in the illegal construction of the Kerch bridge. "This is an extremely important day from this point of view and in a practical sense and in symbolic terms". Putin is known to drive automobiles himself from time to time during work... [Full Article...]

Green Beret Live-Streams Waterboarding to Back Gina Haspel for Central Intelligence Agency

Green Beret Live-Streams Waterboarding to Back Gina Haspel for Central Intelligence Agency Sadly, but not surprisingly, one of Gina Haspel's most vocal opponents in the confirmation process is fellow Kentuckian Rand Paul. Haspel faced intense questioning from lawmakers on Capitol Hill this week over her time at the Central Intelligence Agency when it used "enhanced interrogation methods" like waterboarding following the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. [Full Article...]

Supreme Court Ruling Favors Sports Betting

Supreme Court Ruling Favors Sports Betting Bradley said there was virtually no congressional opposition to his bill back in 1992, though Bradley added that Donald Trump, with failing investments in Atlantic City casinos at the time, lobbied against it, believing that sports betting was the answer to his financial problems there. [Full Article...]


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