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Florida State University Shooter Reportedly A Lawyer and Alumnus

November 20, 2014 11:10 am

TALLAHASSEE — Panic swept through the Florida State University library early Thursday when a rampaging gunman shot three people before being killed in a hail of police bullets, police said. More than 300 students scrambled for exits or ducked for cover when the shooting began at Strozier Library. Officers responding to 911 calls confronted the […]

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President Obama To Address Public About Immigration on Thurs Nite

November 19, 2014 4:28 pm

WASHINGTON — In a broad test of his executive powers, President Barack Obama declared Wednesday he will sidestep Congress and order his own federal action on immigration — in measures that could spare from deportation as many as 5 million people illegally in the U.S. and set up one of the most pitched partisan confrontations […]

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Boyfriend Confesses To Killing Miss Honduras And Sister.

November 19, 2014 11:49 am

The boyfriend of Miss Honduras 2014’s sister has confessed to killing her and the beauty queen after the two disappeared at a spa six days ago while they were celebrating his birthday, Honduran police announced Wednesday. Authorities are awaiting confirmation from forensic officials that the bodies found buried in a river bank in mountainous Santa […]

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Missouri Gov Declares State Of Emergency In Preparation of Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

November 17, 2014 3:42 pm

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and activated the National Guard Monday in advance of a grand jury decision about whether a white police officer will be charged in the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson. Nixon said the National Guard would assist state and […]

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French ISIS Terrorists Suspected on Latest Aid Worker Beheading

November 17, 2014 12:51 pm

  Paris: French prosecutors said on Monday they were investigating two Frenchmen suspected of taking part in the beheading of Syrian prisoners shown in an Islamic State video. The prosecutor’s office confirmed the first was 22-year-old Maxime Hauchard from Normandy in northern France. The identity of the possible second Frenchman was not given, but state prosecutor […]

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Protesters Planning to Shut Down Missouri City After Brown Decision

November 14, 2014 2:45 pm

Protesters in Missouri are reportedly planning to shut down Clayton following a grand jury decision on whether a suburban St. Louis officer who shot unarmed teen Michael Brown should face charges. The protesters want to financially hurt Clayton, a city of roughly 15,000 residents that borders St. Louis, where organizers met late Thursday to hopefully […]

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Daring Window Washer Rescue at One World Trade Center

November 12, 2014 11:24 am

  New York, New York — New York Firefighers performed a daring rescue from the 68th floor of the One World Trade Center as two window washers were stranded for more than an hour this afternoon. Two window washers were trapped on scaffolding Wednesday and dangling at a precarious angle 69 stories up the side […]

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Friends Of Slain Mexican Students Speak Out In Video That Features Victims

November 10, 2014 12:37 pm

  Ayotzinapa (Mexico)- Mexico is dealing with  one of the grisliest massacres in years of drug violence after gang suspects confessed to slaughtering 43 missing students and dumping their charcoaled remains in a river. The case has revulsed Mexico since gang-linked police attacked the young men in the southern state of Guerrero on September 26, […]

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Dead Heart Transplanted in Successful Australian Surgery

October 24, 2014 1:10 pm

In a world first, Australian surgeons have successfully transplanted “dead” hearts into patients at Sydney’s St Vincent’s hospital. The procedure, using hearts that had stopped beating, has been described as a “paradigm shift” that will herald a major increase in the pool of hearts available for transplantation. It’s predicted the breakthrough will save the lives […]

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Queen Elizabeth Sends First Tweet

October 24, 2014 12:51 pm

London, England — On a trip to London’s science museum today, Queen Elizabeth II sent her first official tweet. The occasion was witnessed by 600 guests celebrating the history of communications technology, and the many millions of Twitter users. While the British Monarchy has been active on Twitter for some time now, the Queen has […]

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