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Kidnap victim Jayme Closs honored by Wisconsin Assembly

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A 13-year-old teenager who was held prisoner in a Wisconsin cabin for three months before escaping her abductor is being honored by state l...

Kidnap victim Jayme Closs honored by Wisconsin Assembly

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Jayme Closs honored by Wisconsin Assembly A 13-year-old teenager who was held prisoner in a Wisconsin cabin for three months before escaping her abductor is being honored by state lawmakers as a "hometown hero." (May 15)        ...
02:26, 05/16/2019

The Latest: Wisconsin man gets life in Jayme Closs case FILE- In this March 27, 2019, file photo, Jake Patterson appears for a hearing at the Barron County Justice Center, in Barron, Wis. Patterson could spend the rest of his life behind bars for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents ...
02:52, 05/25/2019

Kidnapping survivor Jayme Closs honored with ‘Hometown Hero’ award Kidnapping victim Jayme Closs made a rare public appearance on Wednesday, when she was honored with the “Hometown Hero” award by Wisconsin lawmakers. The 13-year-old girl — who escaped Jan. 10 from the clutches of a man who murdered her p...
01:13, 05/16/2019

Wisconsin man will spend rest of life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs, killing her parents BARRON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin man will spend rest of life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs, killing her parents....
23:00, 05/24/2019

Statement of Jayme Closs at sentencing for abductor Jayme Closs' statement at Friday's sentencing for Jake Patterson, the 21-year-old man who killed her parents and kidnapped her last October, holding her captive for 88 days before she escaped....
02:52, 05/25/2019

Wisc. man gets life in prison in Jayme Closs case A Wisconsin man will spend the rest of his life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents. (May 24)        ...
14:39, 05/25/2019

Man who stole Jayme Closs’ clothing sentenced to probation BARRON, Wis. (AP) — A man who broke into the home of Jayme Closs after her parents were killed and she went missing has been sentenced to two years of probation. Thirty-three-year-old Kyle Jaenke-Annis earlier pleaded guilty to misdemeanor theft for ...
22:26, 06/28/2019

The Latest: Jayme Closs' family satisfied with sentence The latest on the sentencing hearing for a Wisconsin man accused of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Members of Jayme Closs' family are asking a Wisconsin judge to sentence the man who kidnapped ...
02:52, 05/25/2019

Jayme Closs’s Kidnapper Gets Life in Prison Without Parole “I was smarter,” Jayme said in a statement at the sentencing hearing for Jake Patterson, who pleaded guilty to abducting her and killing her parents....
07:52, 05/25/2019

Man who stole Jayme Closs' clothing after she went missing is sentenced to probation A man who broke into the Wisconsin home of Jayme Closs weeks after her parents were gunned down and she disappeared was sentenced Wednesday to two years probation. ...
13:52, 06/29/2019

'Embodiment of evil': Jayme Closs kidnapper sentenced to die in prison A Wisconsin judge sentenced Jake Patterson to two terms of life imprisonment on Friday for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and murdering her parents, describing him as "one of the most dangerous men ever to walk this planet."...
00:39, 05/25/2019

'Monster' kidnapped Jayme Closs, stole her 'normal life': family Family members of 13-year-old Jayme Closs said the Wisconsin man who murdered her parents and kidnapped her was a "monster" who stole her "normal life," in testimony ahead of his sentencing on Friday....
22:52, 05/24/2019

Jake Patterson to be sentenced for kidnapping Jayme Closs, killing parents The Wisconsin man who kidnapped 13-year-old Jayme Closs, killed her parents and kept her captive in a remote cabin for 88 days before she escaped will learn his fate Friday. Jake Patterson, 21, could spend the rest of his life behind bars when he is ...
19:26, 05/24/2019

Jayme Closs family expected to give statement at kidnapper's sentencing The family of 13-year-old Jayme Closs plans to make a statement before the man who kidnapped her and murdered her parents is sentenced for his crimes on Friday, according to a local media report....
20:13, 05/24/2019

Jake Patterson sentenced to life for slayings, kidnapping of Jayme Closs A Wisconsin judge handed down a life imprisonment sentence Friday to Jake Patterson, a 21-year-old man who killed a husband and wife before kidnapping their daughter, Jayme Closs....
02:26, 05/25/2019

Jayme Closs: man gets life sentence for kidnapping teen and killing her parents Jake Patterson pleaded guilty in March to intentional homicide and kidnapping, after Closs was held for 88 daysA Wisconsin man was sentenced on Friday to life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents in a case that mys...
01:39, 05/25/2019

The Story of Jayme Closs' Escape From the Man Who Kidnapped Her and Killed Her Parents Remains Incredible Jayme Closs' story sounds like a nightmare that, against all odds, concluded with the miraculous. Answering the prayers of her family and an entire city that was hoping she would come......
18:00, 05/25/2019

Jake Patterson gets life in prison for kidnapping Jayme Closs, killing her parents The judge told Jake Patterson, "the public can only be safe if you are incarcerated until you die."        ...
14:39, 05/25/2019

Jake Patterson gets life in prison for kidnapping Jayme Closs, murdering her parents The Wisconsin man who kidnapped Jayme Closs after killing her parents was sentenced to life without parole on Friday — as the teenager addressed the horrific ordeal publicly for the first time. “He tried to steal me. And he didn’t care wh...
23:00, 05/24/2019

'He can't take my freedom': Jayme Closs' full statement for Jake Patterson sentencing A family attorney read a statement from the kidnap victim in court Friday before Jake Patterson was sentenced to life with no chance for release.        ...
14:39, 05/25/2019

Wisconsin man who helped US troops in Vietnam stands up to armed carjackers in Wisconsin on Memorial Day A Vietnam veteran's trip to his garden on Memorial Day almost turned deadly when he was confronted by a group of armed men who were trying to steal his car....
20:00, 05/28/2019

| Australian man jailed for kidnap and rape of backpacker An Australian man who kidnapped and raped a British backpacker during a harrowing road trip hostage ordeal was sentenced to 10 years in prison, Australia's national broadcaster said....
13:26, 05/28/2019

Elderly man tried to kidnap 10-year-old boy in Queens: cops An elderly man was busted for allegedly trying to snatch a 10-year-old boy from his parents off a Queens street, cops said Tuesday. The boy was walking with his parents near Roosevelt Avenue and 59th Street in Flushing around 5:30 p.m. Monday when 76...
23:52, 06/25/2019

Grandparents leave man accused of trying to kidnap 6-year-old bloodied LEBANON, Ind. (WTHR) – A Lebanon man is in jail after police say he attempted to kidnap a girl from her grandparents’ apartment. Benjamin Dillon is accused of trying to abduct a 6-year-old girl from an apartment complex near downtown Leba...
12:13, 06/14/2019

Gunmen kidnap Canadian, Scottish oil workers from Nigerian oil rig Gunman kidnapped three oil workers from Canada, Scotland and Nigeria at a rig in Nigeria's Delta region on Saturday, officials said - the second abduction in the area in less than a week....
23:26, 04/28/2019

Australian Gets 10 Years In Jail For Kidnap, Rape Of British Backpacker An Australian man who kidnapped and raped a British backpacker during a harrowing road trip hostage ordeal was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in prison, Australia's national broadcaster said....
21:00, 05/28/2019

Kidnap claim unravels: Baby thrown down hill, mom charged Authorities in North Carolina say the claim that a 7-week-old baby was kidnapped has unraveled and the mother has been charged with attempted murder after the infant was found at the bottom of a ravine....
19:39, 05/10/2019

Afghan public health chief settles in UK after kidnap by Taliban Dr Mohammad Haqmal, who developed groundbreaking health initiatives in Aghanistan, granted refugee statusA senior Afghan government official has been given sanctuary in the UK after being kidnapped and tortured by the Taliban.Dr Mohammad Haqmal, 42, ...
15:39, 05/23/2019

California woman posing as social worker tried to kidnap newborn: cops SANTA ANA, Calif. — Southern California authorities say a woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted kidnapping after allegedly posing as a social worker and trying to convince a mother to hand over her newborn baby. Santa Ana police said Satu...
17:39, 06/10/2019

Kidnap Claim Unravels: Baby Girl Thrown Down Hill, Mom Charged ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WFYY) — A woman who reported that she and her infant daughter were kidnapped Thursday has been charged with attempted murder after she lied about the whole thing, according to the Henderson County sheriff. Krista Madden, 35, was char...
15:39, 05/11/2019

Jury convicts Illinois man of Chinese graduate student's kidnap-murder An Illinois man who prosecutors described as obsessed with serial killers was found guilty on Monday of the kidnapping and decapitation murder of a Chinese graduate student two years ago and could now face the death penalty....
10:00, 06/25/2019

Ex-Army chief César Milani gives evidence in kidnap and torture case Former head of Argentina's Armed Forces expressed 'solidarity with victims' as he denies allegations he participated in 1977 operation that led to kidnap and torture suspected father and son dissidents....
09:13, 05/18/2019

Registered sex offender attempts to kidnap child at South Carolina Walmart, cops say Authorities in South Carolina said they arrested a registered sex offender on Friday who allegedly attempted to abduct a child inside a Walmart bathroom, reports said....
08:52, 06/24/2019

Jewish ‘cult’ members now facing lesser charges in alleged kidnap plot Alleged members of the extremist Jewish group Lev Tahor are now facing lesser charges in the alleged kidnapping two Orthodox children from their mother in New York last year, according to an indictment unsealed this week. The defendants were initiall...
13:52, 07/11/2019

2 South Carolina teens arrested for kidnap, rape of 14-year-old girl: police Two teens are behind bars for kidnapping a 14-year-old girl from a South Carolina bus stop earlier this year then raping her at gunpoint, authorities said....
12:39, 06/03/2019

Judge vacates Arkansas man's death sentence in 1994 kidnap, murder of Texas girl A federal judge in Indiana Thursday threw out the federal death sentence for an Arkansas man convicted of kidnapping and murdering a 16-year-old Texas girl in 1994, ruling the man's intellectual disability precluded execution....
01:39, 06/21/2019

GOP lawmaker on Iran threat: Directive was to 'kill and kidnap American soldiers' An Iranian military leader told proxy militias: 'We are getting ready to have a proxy war and target Americans,' a top GOP lawmaker said Friday.        ...
23:52, 05/17/2019

Buy the Best Gas Grill, And Amazon Will Pay For Assembly As far as gas grills go, the Weber Spirit II is the be-all, end-all. Now, you can get it delivered from Amazon, complete with free expert assembly, so you can focus on the rest of your barbecue preparations....
23:39, 05/30/2019

WWII Vet Honored For Service (LEX 18)– A Kentucky man was received France’s Legion of Honor Medal Friday for his service in World War II. The medal is France’s highest award for merit. It was given to Lawrenceburg native Alvin Perry for his work defending Franc...
02:00, 06/08/2019

J&K Gets First Pre-Poll Alliance In Run-Up To Assembly Polls The Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement headed by former bureaucrat Shah Faesal Tuesday forged a pre-poll alliance in the state with the Awami Ittehad Party led by former MLA Sheikh Abdul Rasheed....
22:26, 06/18/2019

D-Day at 75: Veterans, memory of fallen honored With somber remembrance, President Donald Trump joined French President Emmanuel Macron and veterans at the Normandy American Cemetery in France to honor those fought 75 years ago on D-Day, the assault that portended the end of World War II. (June 6)...
01:39, 06/07/2019

Late 9/11 responder will be honored with key to the city After an activist prodded him on national TV Monday morning, Mayor Bill de Blasio said he will posthumously award a key to the city to Luis Alvarez– the 9/11 first responder who succumbed to colon cancer just days after delivering a powerful pl...
05:00, 07/02/2019

37 Fallen Troopers, Officers Honored FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– Kentucky State Police held a memorial Friday honoring troopers and officers who have died while serving. Thirty-seven names were read and thirty-seven people were honored. On Friday, a wreath was placed to recognize the...
00:13, 06/22/2019

FCA to let Detroiters apply for new assembly plant jobs first Fiat Chrysler has pledged to hire local residents and invest $13.8 million in community improvements, education and workforce training as part of a planned $2.5 billion investment in two Detroit assembly plants....
16:00, 04/28/2019

California Assembly votes to cap rent increases SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Assembly voted Wednesday to cap rent increases for many tenants as America’s most populous state faces a housing crunch. A bill, which now goes to the state Senate, would prohibit landlords from raising ...
06:00, 05/30/2019

UN Assembly remembers victims of violence against religion UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly has adopted a resolution designating Aug. 22 as the International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief. The 193-member world body adopted the resolution by conse...
01:39, 05/29/2019

In Arunachal Pradesh's New Assembly, 20 First-Time Legislators Arunachal Pradesh has a 60-member Assembly. Eleven of the first timers are from the BJP, six from the Janata Dal (United), two from National People's Party (NPP) and one Independent....
14:13, 05/25/2019

Protests Over Restrictions For Journalists In Rajasthan Assembly The Rajasthan assembly authorities have curtailed journalists' movement inside the Vidhan Sabha premises, triggering strong protest on Thursday from the journalists covering the House proceedings....
19:52, 06/27/2019

UK citizens’ assembly on climate emergency announced MPs launch assembly plan but environmental activists say its conclusions must be bindingA citizens’ assembly on the climate emergency will take place this autumn to explore the fastest and fairest ways to end the UK’s carbon emissions.Six House of Co...
14:26, 06/20/2019

Superintendent Dustin Williams honored with award TUCSON – Pima County School Superintendent Dustin J. Williams was selected as the 2019 Outstanding Correctional Professional of the Year award recipient by the Arizona Correctional Educators Inc. (ACE). Courtesy of Pima County and Matthew Stamp...
06:13, 06/20/2019

Fallen cyclists honored at Ride of Silence TUCSON – Hundreds of cyclists gathered at Reid Park for the annual Ride of Silence, on Wednesday. The ten-mile ride paid tribute to those who were killed or seriously injured while cycling on local roads. The ride encouraged motorists and cycli...
01:00, 05/17/2019

Pelosi being honored with JFK Profile in Courage Award BOSTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is being honored with the 2019 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award. Pelosi is being recognized for her efforts to pass former President Barack Obama’s 2010 health care law and for helping Democrats ...
18:26, 05/19/2019

Military families honored with baby shower TUCSON-  Several expectant parents at the Morris Air National Guard were honored with a baby shower on National Armed Forces Day. “I love this,” said Pamela Rodgers. “We can’t do enough for the military. We just can’t.&#...
14:00, 05/19/2019

Recently honored teacher gunned down in Louisiana FERRIDAY, La. — A Mississippi school teacher who had recently been honored by his school district was found fatally shot Monday across the state line in Louisiana. Two people have been arrested in connection with his death. Concordia Parish, Louisian...
09:52, 06/25/2019

Kentucky Women Honored For Suffrage Work MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Markers are being placed across Kentucky telling people about the work of Kentucky women in the suffrage movement. A visit to White Hall tells a story of Kentucky’s history, one that includes ambitious women...
01:39, 05/29/2019

Lauda to be honored with special tributes at Monaco GP Special tributes will be held in memory of Formula One great Niki Lauda at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday        ...
20:00, 05/24/2019

'Everyone was her sister': Woman killed at synagogue honored Family and friends remembered a woman killed in a shooting at a Southern California synagogue as a generous person dedicated to spreading kindness, with her daughter telling the crowd Monday that she knows her mother would forgive the man who took he...
04:13, 04/30/2019

Louisville Officers Honored By School District LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– Two Louisville Metro police officers were honored Tuesday after they stopped a potential school shooting. The district took time to honor at Valley High School Resource Officer Tony Sacra and LMPD Lieutenant Grant Rigg...
20:00, 06/12/2019

Bombardier opening new California rail-car assembly site Canada's Bombardier is opening a new facility in California that will assemble rail cars for San Francisco's rapid transit system by year's end, and potentially serve other West Coast rail projects....
22:26, 06/14/2019

Afghan Leader Hosts Peace-Plan Assembly Afghan President Ashraf Ghani convened a rare assembly of prominent Afghans to hammer out an approach to peace talks with the Taliban, the latest attempt by the U.S.-backed government to insert itself into the peace process....
00:13, 04/30/2019

‘You Should Be in the Kitchen’: At Afghan Assembly, Women Are Told They Don’t Belong Female delegates trying to speak on peace with the Taliban were told to sit down and shut up, raising fears that future governments will not protect their rights....
16:39, 05/03/2019

HD Kumaraswamy To Campaign For Congress In Karnataka Assembly Bypolls Ending speculation about his participation in campaigning, amid strains in the ruling Congress-JD(S) government, Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy will canvass for Congress candidates in Kundgol......
05:52, 05/11/2019

Voting In Progress For Panaji Assembly Constituency Bypoll Voting is in progress for the bypoll to the Panaji assembly constituency since morning, which was necessitated due to the death of former Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar in March....
11:52, 05/19/2019

GM to upgrade assembly plants ahead of new pickup, SUV lines ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — General Motors Co. has announced it’s investing more than $4.2 billion in assembly plants in Indiana, Michigan and Texas to prepare for the launch of its next generation of pickups and SUVs. The company said Tuesday that...
20:39, 06/25/2019

| Council of Europe assembly authorises Russia's return The Council of Europe's parliamentary assembly has agreed to allow Russian representatives to return to the body, five years after it was stripped of its voting rights over the annexation of Crimea....
15:26, 06/25/2019

German Protestant Church Assembly summit begins without far-right AfD This year's German Protestant Church Assembly will highlight the importance of trust in polarized times. Prominent politicians are expected to attend the summit, but the Alternative for Germany party was not invited....
21:39, 06/19/2019

Email Us Issues To Be Raised In Assembly: DMK Chief MK Stalin DMK President MK Stalin on Monday asked the people of Tamil Nadu to e-mail them the issues that need to be raised in the ensuing Assembly session beginning on June 28....
20:00, 06/24/2019

Delon honored at Cannes as festival shrugs off criticism An emotional Alain Delon received a prize for his six decade-long acting career on Sunday as the Cannes Film Festival shrugged off criticism prompted by his views on women and same-sex couples to give him an honorary Palme d'Or....
01:00, 05/20/2019

Utley honored, tosses pitch to Always Sunny’s Rob McElhenney Chase Utley ran out to second base one more time wearing a red pinstriped No. 26 Philadelphia Phillies jersey and dark blue suit pants while his walk-up song by Def Leppard blared and adoring fans stood and cheered...
03:26, 06/22/2019

Delivery Man Who Rescued Girls From Alleged Abuse Honored LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky police have honored a pizza delivery driver they say rescued two girls who were being abused by their father. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Mark Buede was honored Tuesday by the Lexington Police Department. Police...
12:13, 06/19/2019

Kool & The Gang to be honored with Marian Anderson Award PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Funk-soul band Kool & The Gang is being honored with an award named for pioneering opera singer Marian Anderson. Kool & The Gang, known for hits like “Get Down on It,” ”Celebration” and “Ladies Night,...
20:52, 06/05/2019

Shanahan: honored by Trump's nomination to be defense secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Thursday he was honored by President Donald Trump's plan to nominate him to be defense secretary, after more than four months performing the job in an acting capacity....
05:13, 05/10/2019

Cop dragged by teen gang member honored for heroism The hero detective who suffered a severe brain injury when he was dragged by a fleeing driver two years ago was met with a standing ovation from fellow officers and friends Wednesday as he accepted an award for heroism at a union ceremony. Attendees ...
09:13, 05/30/2019

The Latest: Nipsey Hussle honored with award at BET Awards LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 2019 BET Awards, which are being presented Sunday at the Microsoft Theater (all times local): 8:20 p.m. The late Nipsey Hussle was honored with the Humanitarian Award at the BET Awards. Rapper T.I. presented the p...
08:26, 06/24/2019

Heroic firefighters honored at FDNY Medal Day ceremony Members of the FDNY earned their department’s nickname, The Bravest, Wednesday at a City Hall ceremony that celebrated acts of heroism. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro presented 67 awards at the 150th annual Medal Day. R...
06:26, 06/06/2019

PM Modi Likely To Attend UN General Assembly Meet In September: Report Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit the US in September for the upcoming UN general assembly meeting and is likely to address Indian-Americans in Houston during his trip, community......
02:13, 07/13/2019

Assembly Polls In Jammu And Kashmir Likely Later This Year: Election Body Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir are likely to be "considered" later this year and the schedule for it will be announced after the Amarnath yatra, the Election Commission said today. The annual......
18:52, 06/04/2019

Politicians In J&K Slam Centre Over Report Of Redrawing Assembly Segments Mainstream parties in Jammu and Kashmir have reacted sharply to reports that the Centre was planning delimitation in the state, claiming it was an obvious attempt to "inflict another emotional......
11:39, 06/05/2019

Rajasthan Assembly Gives Live Coverage On YouTube After Media Boycott As the media continued to boycott the Rajasthan Assembly proceedings for the second day on Friday in the wake of several restrictions imposed on them, the officials broadcast the proceedings live on......
07:13, 06/29/2019

N.Y. Assembly approves bill to view Donald Trump's tax returns New York's Assembly passed a bill Wednesday giving state lawmakers access to President Donald Trump's state tax returns, giving the legislation support in both chambers of the legislature....
21:52, 05/22/2019

British parliament to hold Citizens' Assembly on climate crisis British lawmakers will hold a Citizens' Assembly to gather views on how to meet its newly-strengthened emissions targets, parliament announced on Thursday, in response to growing public unease over the climate crisis....
17:52, 06/20/2019

Pak PM Imran Khan To Attend UN General Assembly Session For First Time Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will represent his country for the first time at the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York in September, a top aide of the premier said on......
01:52, 06/20/2019

Assembly passes bill forcing religious groups to vaccinate A key state Assembly committee on Thursday narrowly gave thumbs up to a bill that would end New York’s policy of allowing religious exemptions from vaccine requirements — and the measure is expected to be approved by the Legislature before it adjourn...
02:39, 06/14/2019

J&K BJP Bats For Assembly Polls In November After Nomads Return To Plains The BJP's Jammu and Kashmir unit on Tuesday said assembly elections should be held in November after over 30 lakh nomads return from the state's high-altitude areas to the plains....
04:13, 05/15/2019

6 Lok Sabha Seats Go To Polls, 1 Assembly Bypoll In Madhya Pradesh Polling in six Lok Sabha seats of Madhya Pradesh and by-election to Chhindwara Assembly constituency where Chief Minister Kamal Nath is in the fray will be held on Monday, April 29....
15:52, 04/28/2019

Jaguar Land Rover Defender assembly moved from UK to Slovakia Jaguar Land Rover is to assemble its new Defender model in Slovakia. The announcement came as the UK's auto association warned of a 30% fall in output in the event of a no-deal Brexit....
16:26, 05/01/2019

332 Candidates Contesting In Odisha Assembly Polls Have Criminal Cases A total of 332 candidates contesting in the Odisha Assembly polls have criminal cases, with 257 serious and seven convicted, according to the National Election Watch and Association for Democratic......
15:52, 04/28/2019

Waymo firms up plans for autonomous car assembly plant in Detroit Waymo will lease an American Axle factory in Detroit, where it will integrate self-driving systems onto vehicles provided by Fiat Chrysler and Jaguar and create its first full-fledged assembly plant for retrofitting vehicles with autonomous car techn...
16:00, 04/28/2019

Cuomo in spat with female Assembly members over paid surrogacy law Gov. Andrew Cuomo singled out three female Assembly members by name Tuesday for holding up a vote to legalize surrogacy contracts that pay a woman for carrying someone's child....
05:00, 06/12/2019

Venezuelan court asks pro-gov't assembly to allow prosecution of opposition lawmakers Venezuela's Supreme Court said on Tuesday it had asked the country's Constituent Assembly, a pro-government legislative superbody, to determine whether to open criminal proceedings against seven opposition lawmakers including Henry Ramos, a former Na...
23:00, 05/07/2019

Venezuelan court asks pro-gov't assembly to consider probing opposition lawmakers Venezuela's Supreme Court said on Tuesday it had asked the country's Constituent Assembly, a pro-government legislative superbody, to determine whether to open criminal proceedings against seven opposition lawmakers....
22:00, 05/07/2019

Thai king opens 1st session of elected assembly since coup BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s king has addressed the first session of an elected parliament since the military staged a coup in 2014, advising lawmakers to take their responsibilities seriously because their actions will affect national security an...
12:52, 05/24/2019

2 killed when semitrailers explode on I-94 in Wisconsin Two semitrailers exploded into flames Wednesday on an interstate in southeastern Wisconsin, killing both drivers and setting other vehicles on fire, authorities said....
03:13, 06/20/2019

2 athletes die during Ironman event in Wisconsin Two endurance athletes, including a firefighter, died during the same grueling 70.3-mile half Ironman in Wisconsin, officials said. Todd Mahoney, 38, a nine-year veteran of the Madison Fire Department, and Michael McCulloch, 61, were both pulled out ...
22:00, 06/12/2019

Trump met with Foxconn CEO about Wisconsin project MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group CEO Terry Gou has met with President Donald Trump to discuss the company’s ever-changing Wisconsin project. Foxconn confirmed the meeting on Thursday but offered few details on what was discussed. W...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Georgetown Officer Recovering After Hit-Run In Wisconsin LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Georgetown Police officer remains in a Wisconsin hospital after he was hit while riding a motorcycle last week. He now has to undergo several surgeries, just one month before he and his wife are expecting their first...
16:26, 06/16/2019

1 man dies, another critical after Wisconsin triathlon MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities in Madison say one man died and another was in critical condition after being pulled from Lake Monona during the swim portion of the Ironman 70.3 Wisconsin triathlon. Fire Department officials say the first man was fo...
02:00, 06/10/2019

2 killed when semitrailer explodes on I-94 in Wisconsin MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. — A semitrailer exploded into flames Wednesday on an interstate in southeast Wisconsin, killing at least two people, setting other vehicles on fire and sending dark plumes of smoke into the sky, authorities said. A WTMJ-TV photog...
02:52, 06/20/2019

School attack hero to be honored as suspects return to court DENVER (AP) — A memorial service for a student hailed as a hero for tackling one of the armed attackers at his suburban Denver school is set for Wednesday afternoon. The celebration of 18-year-old Kendrick Castillo’s life will be held at Cherry...
08:52, 05/15/2019

Marine sergeants honored for bravery in Las Vegas mass shooting Two United States Marines were recognized for their actions during the Oct. 17, 2017 mass shooting in Las Vegas. The shooter targeted the crowd attending the Route 91 Harvest festival, killing over 50 people and wounding hundreds more....
17:00, 05/02/2019

Student with autism gets diploma, honored with supportive, silent ovation These upstate high school graduates made the commencement day extra special for their autistic classmate — by staying absolutely silent as he walked across the stage to receive his diploma, a heartwarming video of the event shows. Jack Higgins ...
03:39, 07/11/2019

Tucsonans honored at Chicanos Por La Causa 50th anniversary event SAHUARITA, Ariz. – In celebration of their 50th anniversary, Chicanos Por La Causa (CPLC) has a special Southern Arizona Dinner & Awards gala on June 6 in Sahuarita. In addition to celebrating 50 years of empowering communities, CPLC honored in...
06:39, 06/08/2019

Anita Hill, Bon Woodward honored at annual PEN American gala Anita Hill, Bob Woodward and three Saudi Arabian dissidents were among those honored at the annual gala hosted by PEN America, the literary and human rights organization...
09:39, 05/22/2019

Cyclist who helped save Italy's Jews from Nazis honored The memory of Gino Bartali, the champion cyclist who risked his life to save hundreds of Italian Jews during the Holocaust, is set to be honored with the establishment with a youth leadership school in his name....
14:52, 05/02/2019

Cardi B wins big, Nipsey Hussle honored at 2019 BET Awards Cardi B, Lil Baby and Snoop Dogg were the big winners Sunday night during the 2019 BET Awards that saw artist Mary J. Blige and the late rapper Nipsey Hussle honored....
10:13, 06/24/2019

The 1975, Mariah Carey and Dido honored at Ivor Novellos Pop rock band The 1975 were the big winners at the Ivor Novellos in London on Thursday, scooping two major prizes at Britain's annual awards honoring songwriting and composing....
21:13, 05/23/2019

UK warns China of serious consequences if Hong Kong rights not honored Britain warned China on Tuesday there would be serious consequences if Beijing broke its promises to protect freedoms in Hong Kong, after police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of protesters....
13:26, 07/02/2019

Teacher who stopped student shooter honored as Carnegie Hero PITTSBURGH (AP) — A high school teacher who subdued a gun-wielding student as he opened fire in the school cafeteria is one of 18 people being honored with Carnegie Medals for heroism. The Pittsburgh-based Carnegie Hero Fund Commission announced the ...
20:39, 06/25/2019

A slave became a Revolutionary War hero. Now, 151 years late, he's being honored Pvt. James Robinson, a slave, played an important role in the Revolutionary War before his death in 1868 in Detroit.        ...
01:00, 05/28/2019

LGBT pioneers Sylvia Rivera, Marsha P. Johnson to be honored NEW YORK (AP) — Two pioneering advocates for gay and transgender rights will be celebrated with a public monument in New York City. City officials are announcing Thursday that a monument to Sylvia Rivera and Marsha P. Johnson will be erected in Green...
06:00, 05/30/2019

Actress Lily Tomlin to be honored at Michigan film festival Emmy and Tony award-winning actress Lily Tomlin will receive a lifetime achievement award at the 15th annual Traverse City Film Festival in northern Michigan...
22:52, 06/28/2019

'He's here with us': How the Angels honored Tyler Skaggs with an emotional historic tribute After losing their teammate and friend, the Halos added triumph to tragedy. Those who knew the pitcher best reflect on the hard homecoming and incredible night that followed....
00:00, 07/16/2019

Arizona fallen officers honored for giving the ultimate sacrifice PHOENIX – Three law enforcement officials made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting Arizona citizens over the past year. The Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Board honored those men who were killed in the line of duty on Monday, May 6th at th...
06:52, 05/07/2019

Where the streets have cool names: Wu-Tang Clan and Obama honored from NY to LA Hip-hop group honored with Staten Island district in their name while former president gets own boulevard in Los AngelesThey are very different honorees and they were immortalized in places thousands of miles apart, on opposite coasts, but the exuber...
00:26, 05/06/2019

Alan Turing, Computing Pioneer, Will Be Honored on Britain’s £50 Note During his lifetime, the mathematician and computer pioneer’s reputation was overshadowed by a conviction under Britain’s Victorian laws against homosexuality, and his war work remained a secret until decades later....
16:52, 07/15/2019

Stanley Cup champion Blues will be honored Saturday with parade and rally A parade 52 years in the making will finally happen Saturday in St. Louis, when the city celebrates the Blues' first-ever Stanley Cup championship       ...
05:39, 06/14/2019

Dolly Parton honored by FBI for donation to Gatlinburg wildfires victims Dolly Parton was honored by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) over the weekend for her donations to hundreds of families who lost their homes during the 2016 wildfires in Gatlinburg, Tenn....
06:13, 05/07/2019

Shaq hosts, Bird and Magic honored at NBA Awards show SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The biggest names in pro basketball are gathering for the annual NBA Awards show. Shaquille O’Neal presides over the festivities Monday night from Barker Hangar at the Santa Monica Airport. The finalists for the Most...
03:52, 06/25/2019

‘No hope’ global development goals can be achieved without women, says UN Assembly President Without the full participation and leadership of women, “we have no hope” of realizing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the President of the United Nations General Assembly told a panel to gender equality leaders on Monday....
23:52, 07/15/2019

California Assembly Passes Historic Bill on Cops’ Use of Deadly Force On Wednesday afternoon, the California Assembly passed A.B. 392, taking the state one step closer to a new national standard for police use of force....
01:13, 05/30/2019

California Assembly Passes Bill Policing When Cops Can Use Deadly Force The California Assembly overwhelmingly passed legislation Wednesday to change rules governing when cops in the state can use lethal force, despite last-minute opposition from some families of victims of police shootings who said compromises in the b...
14:26, 05/30/2019

Swaraj India To Fight Haryana Assembly Polls: Yogendra Yadav The Swaraj India will fight the upcoming Haryana Assembly polls, projecting the outfit as a viable alternative to the ruling BJP, party leader Yogendra Yadav said today....
22:39, 06/27/2019

‘Summon the spirit of San Francisco’, says General Assembly President on UN Charter anniversary Reaffirming faith in human rights, promoting social justice and saving the world from the “scourge of war”: just some of the founding principles of the United Nations, which appear in the Organization’s bedrock Charter, signed exactly 74 years ago in...
02:00, 06/27/2019

Bengal BJP Chief Dilip Ghosh's Assets Up By 50% Since 2016 Assembly Polls BJP's West Bengal President and party's candidate for Midnapore Lok Sabha constituency, Dilip Ghosh has declared assets, including movable and immovable, worth Rs 45.36 lakh, up by nearly 50 per cent......
22:39, 05/06/2019

Prepare For Assembly Polls To Dislodge Arvind Kejriwal: Delhi BJP Chief Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Saturday called upon the party workers to work hard for a victory in the Assembly elections due early next year and "dislodge" the Arvind Kejriwal government....
06:26, 06/02/2019

Gig economy: California bill granting employee status passes assembly Uber and Lyft drivers, considered contract workers, could be entitled to protections and benefits if the bill is signedThe state assembly in California passed legislation on Wednesday that would require employers to recognize hundreds of thousands of...
14:00, 05/30/2019

Odisha Lok Sabha Result To Be Declared Late Due To Assembly Vote Counting The declaration of election results of Lok Sabha in Odisha is likely to be delayed compared to other states since votes for assembly polls will also have to be counted, a senior election official said......
21:13, 05/13/2019

Ahead Of Maharashtra Assembly Polls, Raj Thackeray Meets Sonia Gandhi Maharashtra leader Raj Thackeray today met UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi in Delhi, raising expectations of a formal alliance ahead of the assembly election in the state....
19:26, 07/08/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Bombardier opening new California rail-car assembly site Canada's Bombardier is opening a new facility in California that will assemble rail cars for San Francisco's rapid transit system by year's end, and potentially serve other West Coast rail projects....
22:39, 06/14/2019

THE COMMITTEES: General Assembly Third Committee ‘anchored’ in human rights protection From drugs control, to indigenous people’s rights and counter-terrorism, the UN General Assembly’s Third Committee is officially known as the Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Affairs Committee, with the full array of complex issues and challenges to...
17:39, 04/28/2019

Hyundai-Kia Plan To Start Local Assembly Of Electric Cars In India The FAME 2 scheme has given electric mobility a shot in the arm and is a step in the right direction to make India a viable market for electric vehicles. Though the announcement has not given any......
07:26, 05/28/2019

Pegatron reportedly plans Indonesian iPad and MacBook assembly in June One of Apple's key contract manfacturers is said to be moving tablet and laptop production from China to Indonesia, helping Apple avoid U.S. tariffs.Read More...
18:52, 05/23/2019

New York Assembly passes bill closing 'double jeopardy' loophole The New York State Assembly passed a bill Tuesday that would permit state authorities to pursue charges against a person who has received a pardon from the president....
07:26, 05/22/2019

NY Assembly passes bill to grant driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants ALBANY — The New York State Assembly green-lighted a controversial bill Wednesday that would grant illegal immigrants the right to obtain a driver’s license. The measure passed the Democratic-run house 86 to 47. But the legislation’...
10:13, 06/13/2019

Wisconsin firefighter’s family says support is ‘astonishing’ APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Residents of a Wisconsin city are saying goodbye to a firefighter killed in the line of duty. A procession honoring Mitch Lundgaard wound through Appleton on Monday, starting at a funeral home and ending at Appleton Alliance Chu...
01:26, 05/21/2019

The Latest: Wisconsin man wrote of wanting to keep a girl BARRON, Wis. (AP) — The latest on the sentencing hearing for a Wisconsin man accused of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents (all times local): 3:50 p.m. The Wisconsin man who abducted 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killed her pare...
23:00, 05/24/2019

The Latest: 2 dead in semitrailer explosion in Wisconsin The Latest on a fiery semitrailer crash on I-94 in Wisconsin (all times local): 4:55 p.m. Wisconsin authorities say the drivers of two semitrailers are dead after one hit a construction barrier on an interstate and caused a chain reaction that caused...
03:13, 06/20/2019

Wisconsin governor says Foxconn is again likely to miss job targets Gov. Tony Evers reveals that the Foxconn manufacturing complex planned in Wisconsin is likely to continue falling short of the threshold required to begin receiving billions of dollars in state incentives, even after production begins next year....
13:13, 07/09/2019

Wisconsin man says he illegally shipped weapons to Australia MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Wisconsin man has pleaded guilty to illegally shipping guns to an Australian weapons dealer using a crate with a secret compartment to fool customs officials. The Journal Sentinel reports that Andy Huebschmann, of New Holstein, adm...
19:00, 06/30/2019

Wisconsin honors Sikhs at temple where 6 died The Milwaukee-area Sikh temple where a white supremacist fatally shot six parishioners in 2012 hosted Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers to make April Sikh Awareness and Appreciation month. (April 30)        ...
03:00, 05/01/2019

What Apple's largest manufacturer Foxconn is really doing in Wisconsin Foxconn, the world's top contract manufacturer of electronics, is building a massive factory in rural Wisconsin. CNBC got a rare glimpse into what's going on....
16:26, 06/29/2019

Officer, firefighter injured in Wisconsin shooting A police officer and a firefighter were injured in a shooting in Appleton, Wisconsin and several others were hospitalized. Appleton police Officer Meghan Cash didn't say if a suspect was caught, but she said there is no threat to the community. ...
12:39, 05/16/2019

Investigators probe cause of Wisconsin fire that killed 6 PICKEREL, Wis. (AP) — State and local investigators are trying to determine the cause of a house fire that killed six people, including four children, in a small northern Wisconsin town. Authorities say the fire early Tuesday in a multifamily home in...
13:52, 06/26/2019

Firefighter killed, 3 injured in Wisconsin shooting APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Officials say a firefighter responding to a medical emergency has been killed in a shooting in Wisconsin that left three others injured. Authorities say the shooting happened after police and firefighters responded to a medical ...
15:13, 05/16/2019

Wisconsin assistant coach up and walking after crash MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin said Monday assistant men’s basketball coach Howard Moore was up and walking at a hospital after a weekend automobile wreck in Michigan that killed his wife and daughter. The school also said Moo...
05:00, 05/28/2019

David Bowie's alter ego, Ziggy Stardust, honored with Barbie doll US toymaker Mattel has unveiled a limited edition David Bowie Barbie doll modeled after the late artist's alter ego, Ziggy Stardust. The collectible honors the 50-year-anniversary of Bowie's cult hit "Space Oddity."...
22:13, 07/12/2019

Paul Simon, Alice Quinn honored by Poetry Society of America NEW YORK (AP) — Paul Simon was honored by the Poetry Society of America, and he celebrated by reading a couple of poems and singing a few songs. During a dinner benefit Tuesday night at the New York Botanical Garden, Simon and poetry editor Alice Qui...
14:13, 06/19/2019

Nipsey Hussle to Be Honored With Posthumous Humanitarian Award at 2019 BET Awards The 2019 BET Awards will honor the late Nipsey Hussle and the work he did for his community over the years. In late March, the 33-year-old Grammy-nominated rapper, née Ermias......
20:39, 06/13/2019

Christine Lagarde "Honored" To Be Tapped To Head European Central Bank International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde on Tuesday announced she would step down "temporarily" from the global crisis lender after being nominated to lead the European Central Bank....
00:39, 07/03/2019

Here's How Lena Waithe Honored Nipsey Hussle and Other Rappers at the 2019 Met Gala Lena Waithe is giving credit where credit is due! During tonight's 2019 Met Gala, the actress and screenwriter wanted to make a fashion statement at New York City's star-studded......
08:13, 05/07/2019

Beth Chapman to Be Honored With "True Hawaiian Style" Memorial Service Fans are invited to say goodbye to Beth Chapman in "true Hawaiian style." Just days after the 51-year-old reality star's untimely death amid a battle with throat cancer, her......
01:26, 06/29/2019

Microsoft's Solitaire Is Finally Getting Honored in the Video Game Hall of Fame It’s hard to imagine a video game dominating more screen time than Microsoft’s Solitaire has since first introduced with Windows 3.0 in 1990. It’s been the go-to distraction for procrastinators for almost three decades, and it’s finally being honored...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Groundbreaking World War II unit of black women honored decades after their service A documentary by a Wisconsin filmmaker shines a spotlight on a little-known groundbreaking all-female African American World War II postal unit.        ...
06:26, 05/27/2019

World War II veteran honored for his life and service at Arlington National Cemetery Carl Mann, a World War II veteran, was honored by the U.S. Army and his family during his funeral at Arlington National Cemetery.        ...
04:39, 06/08/2019

Women honored at Cannes, as gender parity drive draws scrutiny Movie stars including Salma Hayek and Eva Longoria celebrated the role of women in cinema at a glitzy gala in Cannes on Sunday, amid a drive to promote gender equality in the industry that is still falling short of what many campaigners hoped for....
06:13, 05/20/2019

New York high school grad with autism honored with 'silent ovation' The silence was golden at a high school graduation ceremony in New York last week as classmates gave a student with severe autism and noise sensitivity a silent ovation. ...
05:26, 07/12/2019

Olivia Colman honored by Queen Elizabeth ahead of her 'The Crown' debut Academy Award-winning actress Olivia Colman was honored Friday by Queen Elizabeth II — the monarch she is about to play on television in "The Crown."...
20:00, 06/08/2019

Apple Risks Infuriating the White House as It Reportedly Moves Assembly of Mac Pro to China Back in 2012, it was a Big Deal when Apple decided to assemble the Mac Pro in Austin, Texas. Fast forward seven years, and now it seems Apple will manufacture the new Mac Pro will be built in China, according to the Wall Street Journal. Read more......
01:13, 06/29/2019

Back home in Indiana: Bob Knight buys house three miles from Assembly Hall Bob Knight was fired from Indiana in 2000, but he recently bought a home near the campus in Bloomington for $600,000 after appearances in state.       ...
22:00, 07/11/2019

Political power of women suffering ‘serious regression’, General Assembly President warns There has been a “serious regression” in the political power of women across the world in recent years, UN General Assembly President María Fernanda Espinosa told delegates to the annual summit of women activists at UN Headquarters in New York on Tue...
20:52, 04/28/2019

Venezuelan police tow National Assembly Vice-President Edgar Zambrano to jail in his car Security forces arrested the No. 2 leader of Venezuela's opposition-controlled congress Wednesday as President Nicolas Maduro's government began going after foes tied to a failed attempt to stir up a military uprising last week....
05:00, 05/09/2019

Venezuela: Maduro regime has 'kidnapped' national assembly vice president, says Guaidó Intelligence agents surrounded Edgar Zambrano and towed away the car he was in as crackdown widensThe crackdown against politicians involved in last week’s failed uprising against Nicolás Maduro has intensified with secret police seizing the vice pre...
06:52, 05/09/2019

Ajit Doval Chairs Meeting On Kashmir, Including Upcoming Assembly Polls National Security Advisor Ajit Doval chaired a high-level meeting Thursday to discuss issues concerning Kashmir, including the forthcoming Amarnath Yatra and pending Assembly election, officials said....
03:26, 06/07/2019

Will Bounce Back In 2021 Assembly Polls: Mamata Banerjee To Party Leaders Notwithstanding the party's dismal performance in the Lok Sabha polls, Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee on Friday told the party activists to work hard as she is confident of bouncing back......
01:00, 07/06/2019

Akhilesh Yadav Asks Party Workers To Prepare For 2022 Assembly Polls After a poor performance in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has asked party workers to start preparing for the 2022 Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh....
14:13, 05/25/2019

Afghan president opens grand assembly in bid to gain initiative in Taliban talks Thousands of Afghans congregated in Kabul on Monday for a rare consultative meeting aimed at finding ways to negotiate a peace deal with the Taliban and end Afghanistan's war....
12:52, 04/29/2019

Graham Mertz is Wisconsin's most-hyped QB since Russell Wilson The Badgers have never landed a quarterback recruit rated as highly as the nation's No. 1 pocket passer, who stuck with Wisconsin despite a national recruiting frenzy....
16:39, 06/04/2019

The Latest: Wisconsin Legislature passes 4 abortion bills MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on votes on abortion bills in Wisconsin (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Wisconsin’s Republican-controlled Senate has passed four abortion bills, sending them to Democratic Gov. Tony Evers. The newly elected Evers ha...
20:52, 06/05/2019

Wisconsin woman sentenced for killing 3 infants in 1980s MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Wisconsin woman who pleaded guilty to killing her newborn son and two infants she babysat in the 1980s has been sentenced to 30 years in prison. Sixty-two-year-old Nancy Moronez was sentenced Friday in Milwaukee to three consecutiv...
00:13, 05/04/2019

Suddenly starless Wisconsin GOP plots rebuild for 2020 MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republicans determined to deliver Wisconsin for President Donald Trump next year will emphasize at their state convention that they must do a better job engaging with grassroots voters if they hope to rebound from a devastating 2...
16:39, 05/12/2019

Wisconsin college students create 3D-printed legs for cat OAK CREEK, Wis. — A tabby cat has new back legs, with the help of some University of Wisconsin-Madison students and a 3D printer. Community Cat shelter vice president Sarah Close says Chicago Animal Care and Control found the stray with infected legs...
02:52, 05/04/2019

Wisconsin coroner: 6 killed in rural house fire PICKEREL, Wis. (AP) — Authorities in Wisconsin say six people have died in a house fire in the northeastern part of the state. Langlade County Coroner Larry Shadlick says two adults and four children died in the fire Tuesday in the small town of Pick...
00:26, 06/26/2019

Wisconsin parents says daughter with special needs was bitten on school bus GREEN BAY, Wis. (CNN Newsource) – The parents of a student with special needs say another student bit her several times while on the school bus and the bus driver did nothing to help. The parents of Lily Waldron say once she got off the bus Mon...
04:39, 05/10/2019

Wisconsin is the pro-sports MVP capital of the United States. Kind of. Giannis just won the NBA MVP, and data shows there is an argument that Wisconsin-Green Bay is the best pro-sports market for producing MVPs.       ...
07:26, 06/26/2019

Jury convicts man in death of missing Wisconsin wife WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — A Florida man has been convicted in the death of his wife, whose body has never been found since her disappearance 40 years ago in Wisconsin. Jurors in Waukesha County found 79-year-old John Bayerl guilty on Wednesday after hear...
03:26, 06/27/2019

Wisconsin Republicans to vote on killing Medicaid expansion MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Republicans are preparing to scrap expanding Medicaid, legalizing medical marijuana, raising the minimum wage and a host of other priorities of Democratic Gov. Tony Evers. The vote Thursday in the Legislature’s bu...
06:52, 05/09/2019

Wisconsin, Illinois sued over transgender name-change laws Attorneys are suing Wisconsin and Illinois over laws that forbid transgender individuals from changing their names if they have certain criminal convictions....
18:39, 05/01/2019

The Latest: Wisconsin governor to meet with Foxconn head MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on Foxconn Technology Group and its Wisconsin project (all times local): 10:20 a.m. Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is planning to meet with the head of Foxconn Technology Group for the first time, after saying the Taiwanese...
18:13, 05/02/2019

Foxconn chairman Gou meets with Trump on Wisconsin project Foxconn chairman Terry Gou met U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday to discuss the status of the Taiwanese company's planned investment in Wisconsin, Foxconn said on Thursday....
18:26, 05/02/2019

Foxconn chairman meets with Trump on Wisconsin project Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou met U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday to discuss the status of the Taiwanese company's planned investment in Wisconsin, Foxconn and the White House said on Thursday....
22:00, 05/02/2019

Wisconsin GOP Is Broke After Their Failed Bid to Reelect Scott Walker In the wake of the Wisconsin GOP’s failed attempt to reelect slimeball Gov. Scott Walker, the party has fallen on financial hardship, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. After maxing out a credit card and failing to pay it off, the party has...
03:39, 05/14/2019

The Latest: Man in Wisconsin shooting faced drug charges The Latest on a Wisconsin shooting that killed a firefighter in Appleton and left another man dead (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Authorities in Wisconsin have identified a man who they say exchanged gunfire with police this week, leading to his death ...
23:26, 05/17/2019

The Latest: Subject of Wisconsin medical call among dead APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the firefighter killed, three others injured in Wisconsin transit center shooting (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Police in Wisconsin say the man who was the subject of a medical emergency call that led to the death o...
22:26, 05/16/2019

2 dead, 2 injured in fiery accident on Wisconsin interstate At least two people died and two others were seriously injured in a fiery accident involving multiple vehicles on a Wisconsin freeway, authorities said....
19:39, 06/20/2019

2 dead, 2 injured in fiery accident on Wisconsin highway At least two people were dead and two others were in serious condition following a fiery accident involving multiple vehicles on a Wisconsin highway, authorities said....
08:52, 06/20/2019

Trump Has a Strong Economy to Proclaim. In Wisconsin, It Just Might Work. With good job creation and low unemployment, the president may have a winning message — if he can stay on it — in crucial swing counties near the Mississippi River....
19:52, 05/11/2019

2 off-duty police officers in Wisconsin are killed within 24 hours Two off-duty Wisconsin police died within 24 hours, one after his car was struck by a driver with a history of drunken driving, and the other as he came upon an armed robbery and tried to take down the suspect....
03:13, 06/20/2019

Florida man on trial in wife’s 1979 killing in Wisconsin WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — A jury trial is starting for a Florida man accused in the death of his wife, whose body has never been found since her disappearance 40 years ago in Wisconsin. Authorities arrested 79-year-old John Bayerl in Fort Myers, Florida,...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Zion Williamson, Bill Russell, Giannis Antetokounmpo Among Those Honored at 2019 ESPYs On Wednesday night, some of the most celebrated athletes and entertainers converged at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles to celebrate the year that was in professional sports at the 2019 ESPY Awards....
19:52, 07/11/2019

The Marathon Medal: Nipsey Hussle to Be Honored With Humanitarian Award at 2019 BET Awards Along with his business acumen and music, Nipsey Hussle (born Ermias Asghedom) was known for his humanitarian spirit. Locals lovingly called him “Neighborhood Nip.” It’s one of the main reasons why the marathon shall, indeed, continue....
19:26, 06/17/2019

Tennis Great Arthur Ashe Honored With Street Naming Ceremony in Virginia In 1968, a year fraught with violent civil rights protests and the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., tennis legend Arthur Ashe became the first black male athlete to win the U.S. Open. But beyond his groundbreaking accomplishments on the tenni...
03:39, 06/23/2019

Melania Trump honored with odd statue likened to a 'scarecrow' in her Slovenian home town First Lady Melania Trump’s Slovenian home town is paying a tribute to her as a “Slovenian hero” with wood-carved statue that has raised some eyebrows, with some decrying it as a “scarecrow.”...
20:00, 07/06/2019

Hero NYPD cops honored for risking lives to protect fallen comrade The wife of an NYPD sergeant who was gunned down by ex-con in the Bronx became emotional Tuesday when the three cops who put their lives on the line to defend her husband until his last moments were awarded the department’s top honor. “[I want ...
00:39, 06/05/2019

‘Comprehensively include migrants’ or sustainable development won’t happen, warns General Assembly President Migration and sustainable development are “deeply interconnected” and the 2030 Agenda, the UN’s blueprint for a sustainable future for all, will not be achieved if we do not “comprehensively include migrants,” the President of the General Assembly sa...
14:53, 04/28/2019

Gov. Evers re-forms Wisconsin pardons board Walker dropped MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers has re-created Wisconsin’s pardon board, fulfilling a campaign promise to once again consider granting pardons after Republican predecessor Scott Walker halted the process eight years ago. Evers campaigned o...
12:26, 06/13/2019

Wisconsin firefighter fatally shot while responding to emergency call A Wisconsin firefighter responding to a medical emergency was fatally shot and three others were wounded, including a police officer, according to reports. The 14-year veteran of the Appleton Fire Department, whose name has not been released, respond...
18:13, 05/16/2019

Arrest in 43-year-old murder case stuns Wisconsin town LAKEWOOD, Wis. (AP) — Word of the arrest — via a friend’s text message — hit Wayne Sankey like a thunderbolt. “I said, ‘You gotta be kidding me,’” Sankey recalled. “And then I told the wife and she couldn’t believe it. ‘There’s no way,’ she said. ‘Ra...
08:26, 06/03/2019

Widow of truck driver sues over Wisconsin interstate crash MILWAUKEE (AP) — The widow of a truck driver who plunged off a Wisconsin interstate overpass to avoid a fiery collision is suing a company whose driver she says caused the crash. The Wisconsin Journal Sentinel reports that Lillian Moss Johnson filed ...
22:26, 06/28/2019

Wisconsin coach Howard Moore walking after devastating car crash MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin said Monday assistant men’s basketball coach Howard Moore was up and walking at a hospital after a weekend automobile wreck in Michigan that killed his wife and daughter. The school also said Moo...
05:39, 05/28/2019

Wisconsin dad accused of killing infant while being held by mother: report A 21-year-old Milwaukee man is charged with reckless homicide after police say he punched his 2-month-old son repeatedly in the head while being held in his mother’s arms, ultimately killing the child....
10:00, 06/12/2019

After Wisconsin cops were sent to wrong house, 911 caller followed through on vow to kill teen New records show how Milwaukee police ended up at the wrong house when a man called 911 and said he was going to kill teen.        ...
02:26, 04/30/2019

Foxconn's Wisconsin plant opens next May with fewer jobs than promised Foxconn's long-promised factory in Wisconsin will finally begin production in May 2020, but to start, it's only creating 1,500 jobs. That's far fewer than the 13,000 jobs it once said it would add. At this rate, Foxconn will likely los...
06:52, 07/11/2019

Arrest in decades-old murder case stuns Wisconsin town LAKEWOOD, Wis. — Word of the arrest — via a friend’s text message — hit Wayne Sankey like a thunderbolt. “I said, ‘You gotta be kidding me,'” Sankey recalled. “And then I told the wife and she couldn’t believe it. ...
14:26, 06/04/2019

Kangaroo reported hopping across walking bridge over Wisconsin highway Police in Wisconsin said they are on the lookout for a loose kangaroo after a marsupial was reported hopping across a highway walking bridge Monday morning....
22:52, 06/24/2019

Wife, daughter of Wisconsin basketball coach killed in car crash The University of Wisconsin said Sunday that the wife and daughter of men’s basketball assistant coach Howard Moore were killed in a Michigan automobile accident....
09:52, 05/27/2019

Georgetown Police Officer Remains Hospitalized After Hit-And-Run Crash In Wisconsin LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Georgetown Police officer remains in a Wisconsin hospital after he was hit while riding a motorcycle last week. He now has to undergo several surgeries, just one month before he and his wife are expecting their first...
07:39, 06/16/2019

Bizarre toilet-clogging obsession lands Wisconsin man in jail A Wisconsin man was sentenced to 150 days behind bars on Monday for intentionally clogging the toilets in the women’s bathroom at his workplace, a report said. Patrick D. Beeman was handed the jail sentence plus three years of probation for rep...
11:13, 07/02/2019

Wisconsin city’s anti-bullying ordinance would fine parents A Wisconsin city is considering putting into place an anti-bullying ordinance that would fine parents if their children bully others. Wisconsin Rapids’ Legislative Committee voted unanimously to recommend the ordinance to the Common Council. The body...
22:00, 06/12/2019

Selma Blair Is Honored at Race to Erase MS Gala and Reunites With Sarah Michelle Gellar and Others Selma Blair was beaming as she showed off her adorable son and reunited with celeb friends and received a special honor at the annual Race to Erase MS Gala on Friday. This marked the......
19:52, 05/11/2019

Michael Douglas to be honored at Monte-Carlo Television Festival with Crystal Nymph award Michael Douglas is set to receive the prestigious Crystal Nymph award for lifetime achievement at the 59th annual Monte-Carlo Television Festival on June 18....
14:53, 04/28/2019

The teen who sacrificed his life to help stop the Colorado school shooting is honored by hundreds of Jeeps CNN – When a memorial service was held today at a Colorado church for Kendrick Castillo, the streets around the church were filled with Jeeps. Castillo, the teen who was killed while trying to stop a gunman during the shooting at STEM School H...
01:00, 05/17/2019

Mother of Quebec teen shot by police presents petition for body cameras at National Assembly A petition for Quebec police officers to wear body cameras was presented to the National Assembly by the mother of a teen shot and killed by SQ officers in 2018....
01:52, 06/14/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Bicycles for the environment, new leader for the UN General Assembly, UN values, Ebola, Syria and Libya This Tuesday, we cover: Bicycles in China; a new President elected for the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, to start in September; vital food crops destroyed in Syria; migrants and refugees in Libya’s detention centres; Ebola in the Democrati...
05:13, 06/05/2019

Newly-elected Nigerian UN General Assembly President pledges focus on ‘peace and prosperity’ for most vulnerable The global reach of the United Nations makes it “the world's best hope for peace and security, sustainable development and the promotion and protection of human rights and social progress”, said the top Nigerian diplomat who will be the next Presiden...
20:00, 06/04/2019

A woman had a stroke next to one of Wisconsin's best hospitals. But her ambulance was turned away - and she died Tiffany Tate collapsed next to a hospital closed to ambulances. This little-known "ambulance diversion" policy has been shown to endanger patients.        ...
15:26, 04/28/2019

Foxconn chairman travels to White House to discuss Wisconsin: source The chairman of Apple supplier Foxconn will travel to the United States on Tuesday for a meeting in the White House that is believed to be related to an investment in Wisconsin, according to a source with direct knowledge of the matter....
18:26, 04/30/2019

President Trump Traveling to Wisconsin to Flaunt 2016 Win and Tout Trade (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump loves to reminisce about his upset Wisconsin win in the 2016 election after Democrat Hillary Clinton took the state for granted. He’s determined not to make the same mistake himself. Wisconsin now cou...
16:52, 07/12/2019

Wisconsin parents outraged after teacher gives transgender lesson to K-5th grade without permission Parents at an elementary school in Madison, Wisconsin are upset officials allowed a science teacher to give a presentation on transgenderism without parents' permission....
23:26, 06/04/2019

Foxconn Chairman Meets With Trump as Wisconsin Plant Plans Fall Behind Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou reaffirmed his commitment to a planned Wisconsin factory with a trip to the state, a day after meeting with President Trump at the White House....
04:52, 05/03/2019

Wisconsin Economic Development Group Paid for Jobs Added in Other States The Wisconsin group that negotiated $3 billion in tax incentives for Foxconn Technology Group has problematic oversight practices, a state audit has found, highlighting fresh concerns about the costly incentives states use to attract economic growth....
14:26, 06/11/2019

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers diverts 'nearly $100M' to schools in budget veto Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers issued a series of budget vetoes Wednesday, one of which will funnel millions of extra dollars for spending at state schools....
23:00, 07/03/2019

The Legends and Archaeology of Devil’s Lake: A Place of Ancient Power in Wisconsin Located south of Baraboo in Sauk County Wisconsin, Devil’s Lake is a place of natural wonder and legend. The central feature of the biggest State Park in Wisconsin, Devil’s Lake covers 360 acres (146 hectares), surrounded by quartzite bluffs reaching...
16:26, 05/10/2019

Emails show Trump EPA overruled career staff on Wisconsin air pollution Politically appointed U.S. environmental officials last year overruled concerns of career scientists about air pollution in a Wisconsin county where U.S. President Donald Trump has pushed for a factory to be built by Foxconn Technology Co, newly rele...
23:26, 05/28/2019

Wisconsin's 'serial toilet clogger' gets 150 days behind bars, three years probation A Wisconsin man dubbed “the serial toilet clogger” was sentenced to 150 days behind bars on Monday after being convicted of five counts of criminal damage to property for repeatedly plugging plastic bottles down women’s toilets, causing them to overf...
18:13, 07/02/2019

Wisconsin firefighter who responded to medical emergency killed in shooting; 3 others injured APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin firefighter who responded to medical emergency killed in shooting; 3 others injured....
15:13, 05/16/2019

Wisconsin high court upholds curb on powers of Democratic governor The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Friday upheld a last-ditch Republican move late last year to curb the powers of incoming Democratic Governor Tony Evers, ruling that passing such measures in lame-duck sessions is constitutionally permissible....
21:13, 06/21/2019

Houston Texans' J.J. Watt donates $10,000 to family of fallen Wisconsin firefighter Houston Texans star J.J. Watt donated $10,000 to the family of a Wisconsin firefighter who was shot and killed Wednesday responding to a medical call....
19:39, 05/17/2019

Ohio State campus police officer honored by President Trump for response to knife attack Ohio State police officer Alan Horujko, who fatally shot a knife-wielding attacker on campus, received the Medal of Valor at the White House.        ...
05:00, 05/23/2019

2019 BET Awards: Nipsey Hussle Honored With Posthumous Humanitarian Award and Star-Studded Performance Nipsey Hussle may be gone but he will never, ever be forgotten. Though the rapper, born Ermias Asghedom, was shot and killed in late March outside his South L.A. clothing store, the......
10:13, 06/24/2019

Harrison Ford honored late Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew at the Galaxy’s Edge opening Last night, Star Wars fans rejoiced as the new Galaxy’s Edge attraction at the Disneyland park in Southern California officially opened for business. There to help Disney CEO Bob Iger kick off the festivities was George Lucas, Billy Dee Williams, Mar...
19:13, 05/30/2019

Wisconsin Senate passes four abortion-restricting bills that Gov. Evers has vowed to veto Wisconsin's Republican-controlled Senate passed four abortion-restricting bills Wednesday, sending them to Democratic Gov. Tony Evers who has promised to veto them....
05:13, 06/06/2019

Wisconsin officials devastated by deaths of wife and daughter of men's hoops assistant Howard Moore's wife, Jennifer, was 46 years old. His daughter Jaidyn was 9. The Wisconsin assistant remains hospitalized after the fatal accident.        ...
04:39, 05/27/2019

'Flash mob' stole $30G worth of merchandise at North Face store in Wisconsin, police say Wisconsin police are searching for 10 young men who they say were part of a 'flash mob' group accused of stealing $30,000 in merchandise this week from a North Face outlet, all in under 30 seconds — and captured on surveillance footage....
05:13, 07/06/2019

Wisconsin men's basketball assistant coach Howard Moore conscious, up and walking Howard Moore has been hospitalized since Saturday after a horrific accident in Michigan that killed his wife and daughter.        ...
15:13, 05/28/2019

Wisconsin coroner: 6 people, including 4 children, killed in rural house fire PICKEREL, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin coroner: 6 people, including 4 children, killed in rural house fire....
00:26, 06/26/2019

Wife, daughter of Wisconsin hoops coach Howard Moore killed in car crash MILWAUKEE — The University of Wisconsin said Sunday that the wife and daughter of men’s basketball assistant coach Howard Moore were killed in a Michigan automobile accident. Moore’s wife, Jennifer, and daughter, Jaidyn, were killed early...
18:26, 05/26/2019

Walker, Taxes Ranger: Ousted Wisconsin gov crusades for balanced-budget amendment For the first time in 25 years, Scott Walker isn’t an elected official. But the Republican former governor -- who narrowly lost his re-election bid last year -- has a new mission that keeps him engaged in politics....
15:26, 07/01/2019

Lone Star tick, known to cause red meat allergy, found in northern Wisconsin: report The Lone Star tick, a type of tick that’s known to cause some people it bites to develop an allergy to red meat, has reportedly been found in northern Wisconsin — a rare occurrence as these small arachnids aren’t typically found in the state. ...
11:52, 06/30/2019

Arrest in cold case murders of couple 43 years ago shocks Wisconsin town The cold case murders of a Wisconsin couple on a camping trip 43 years ago has led to the arrest through DNA of a friendly 82-year-old “helpful handyman,” according to a report....
20:39, 06/02/2019

Cowboys' Tyrone Crawford pleads not guilty to misdemeanor charge of unlawful assembly in Florida, per court records Tyrone Crawford pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor charge of unlawful assembly, court records show. The charge stems from a March 15 bar fight in Panama City Beach, Fla.        ...
23:52, 05/14/2019

Wife, daughter of Wisconsin basketball assistant coach Howard Moore killed in crash The wife and daughter of Wisconsin assistant basketball coach Howard Moore were killed in a head-on collision Saturday. Moore and his son have been hospitalized.        ...
13:13, 05/26/2019

A Black Teen Was Going Through a Mental Health Crisis. Wisconsin Police Ended Up Punching Him in the Head Madison, Wisc., police officers were called to the home of a 17-year-old boy last week because he was experiencing a mental health crisis. The encounter ended with officers tackling the child, placing a bag over his head, and punching the teen, who i...
21:39, 06/10/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Foxconn chairman travels to White House to discuss Wisconsin -source The chairman of Apple supplier Foxconn will travel to the United States on Tuesday for a meeting in the White House that is believed to be related to an investment in Wisconsin, according to a source with direct knowledge of the matter....
15:52, 04/30/2019

‘Oh, Do I Look Forward to Running Against Them.’ President Trump Talks Democrats in 2020 at Wisconsin Campaign Rally (GREEN BAY, Wis.) — President Donald Trump boasted of a strong economy and criticized his Democratic presidential opponents Saturday night as he rallied supporters with familiar themes. Trump pointed to the economy’s 3.2% growth in the fi...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Former Kentucky quarterback Jared Lorenzen to be honored NASCAR Xfinity race at Kentucky The former Kentucky quarterback, who died July 3, will be honored at Kentucky Speedway during the NASCAR Xfinity Series Alsco 300.       ...
13:52, 07/12/2019

Braiding a Bond: Serena Williams Shares the Time-Honored Tradition of Braiding With Daughter Olympia It’s been years since we’ve seen Serena or Venus Williams rocking their once-ubiquitous braids and beads; memorably, long before #TeamNatural renewed respect for textured and traditional hairstyles, the Williams sisters were frequently derided for th...
22:52, 06/14/2019

Haechan meets Haechan: K-pop star honored with zoo namesake LOS ANGELES (AP) — A member of the K-pop group NCT 127 has finally met his deer doppelgänger. The human Haechan (HECH’-ehn) met the baby pudu at the Los Angeles Zoo on Wednesday, months after fans of the group donated money to name the tiny ani...
22:26, 05/16/2019

UN ‘financial crisis,’ years in the making, Secretary-General tells General Assembly budget body, setting out proposals to tackle situation The UN’s financial crisis has been years in the making and is undermining the organization’s mandates and reform efforts, Secretary-General António Guterres told the Fifth Committee  ¬̶  the body responsible for the United Nations budget  ¬̶  on Tues...
19:39, 06/05/2019

Wisconsin father punched, killed 5-year-old son for eating Father's Day cake, prosecutors say A Wisconsin man allegedly punched and killed his 5-year-old son after he was upset the child had eaten his Father's Day cake, according to prosecutors....
20:26, 06/27/2019

Wisconsin governor vetoes 'born alive' legislation and other abortion measures Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers vetoed four abortion bills Friday, a day after GOP lawmakers made a show in the Capitol of formally sending them to him.        ...
02:52, 06/22/2019

Novichok victim: ‘We’re being kept in the dark’ Charlie Rowley speaks of anger and frustration as mystery still surrounds death of his partnerThe partner of the woman who died in the Wiltshire nerve agent poisonings a year ago has told of his anger and frustration that mystery still surrounds the ...
18:13, 06/21/2019

Huawei says it's a 'victim of bullying by the US' To no one's surprise, Huawei isn't reacting calmly to losing key suppliers in the wake of the US' trade restrictions. Representative Abraham Liu said the company was the "victim of the bullying by the US administration," and that this...
16:00, 05/21/2019

Victim tracks down burglar (KUSA/NBC News) A burglary unfolded in real time on a surveillance camera for Brighton, Colorado building owner Mike Teater. He first saw the man on security cameras, casing the building and trying to get into locked offices. When he couldn’t g...
22:26, 05/06/2019

NYPD cop hit by car while rescuing kidnapping victim An NYPD officer was hit by a car in Brooklyn early Saturday while helping to rescue a man who had been kidnapped from the Bronx, police said. The victim, 32, was taken against his will from an unspecified spot in the southwest Bronx just after midnig...
22:13, 05/25/2019

Police ID Thursday’s shooting victim TUCSON – Police are actively investigating a fatal shooting that occurred early Thursday morning in central Tucson. According to Sgt. Pete Dugan with Tucson Police Department, officers responded to a 911 call from a woman who said her boyfriend, 39-y...
17:52, 05/03/2019

GoFundMe Set Up For Drowning Victim’s Family HENRY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A friend has organized a GoFundMe page for the family of a Henry County boy who drowned in a pond over the weekend. Walker Henry Weeks, 8, went missing on Friday night and was found after several hours of searching. ...
00:26, 05/28/2019

Family mourns I-19 shooting victim TUCSON – From pictures to texts to phone calls, Susan Stemper is used to hearing from her daughter every day. Now, Stemper says the silence is overwhelming. “I don’t know what I’m going to do. I don’t know how I’m ...
19:00, 07/03/2019

Road rage attack victim says he wants to 'see the idiot who did this to me' A man who was nearly killed in what authorities described as "nonsensical" road rage act in England this spring said he just wants to see who was responsible for the attack in a courtroom....
20:39, 06/25/2019

Victim of fatal hit-and-run remembered by longtime employer TUCSON – Monday evening was supposed to be a typical work shift for tow-truck driver Richard “Rick” Struble, as he assisted a customer at a local tire shop. But tragedy struck around 10 p.m. when a hit-and-run driver crashed into the parking lo...
03:52, 06/13/2019

Holocaust literature: Beyond the labels of victim and perpetrator A book festival in California inspired DW's David Levitz, host of the video series 100 German Must-Reads, to reflect on the connections between his own identity as an American Jew and novels on Germany's Nazi history....
20:52, 05/10/2019

Father of bombing victim set for church where she died The funeral for one of the first black members of the Alabama Legislature will be held in the same church where his daughter died in a racist bombing in 1963....
17:39, 05/10/2019

How hedgehogs became the latest victim of the obesity crisis Keen to lure the endangered creatures into gardens, some people are overfeeding them with competitive menus – and doing more harm than goodName: The obesity crisis.Age: Very modern. Continue reading......
17:26, 05/08/2019

Police ID victim in midtown crash on Thursday TUCSON – A man is dead after being partially ejected from a vehicle after a midtown crash Thursday afternoon. Tucson Police Department says 24-year-old Melvin Ingram succumbed to his injuries shortly after arriving at Banner- University Medical Cente...
04:39, 05/04/2019

Woman identifies herself as alleged R. Kelly victim CHICAGO (AP) — A woman has come forward to say publicly that 11 new sex-related felony counts against R. Kelly stem from allegations she made about the R&B singer. Jerhonda Pace writes on her Facebook page that she’s the alleged victim prosecut...
23:13, 05/31/2019

BMW curse claims Krueger as its latest victim Observers suspect that the top job at BMW is cursed. Seemingly without exception a failed CEO always follows a successful one. Bernd Pischetsrieder followed Eberhard von Kuenheim, Helmut Panke bowed out after Joachim Milberg and now Harald Krueger is...
19:00, 07/05/2019

NY’s Bitcoin Bandit ordered to pay $75M to SIM-swap victim Michael Terpin, the Bitcoin investor who had $24 million worth of cryptocurrency stolen from him in a SIM-swapping hack, has been awarded a payout three-times the size of his original loss. Los Angeles Superior Court has ordered New York-based Bitcoi...
21:39, 05/13/2019

Neymar accuser in 1st comments: ‘I was the victim of rape’ BRASILIA, Brazil — A woman who has accused Brazilian soccer star Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel went on television in an interview aired Wednesday to reaffirm her allegation against him in her first public comments on the case. Talking to Braz...
07:39, 06/06/2019

NFL player to pay for 11-year-old shooting victim’s funeral ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Buffalo Bills defensive end Shaq Lawson says he will pay for the funeral of an 11-year-old South Carolina girl who died after someone fired more than 35 shots at her home. News outlets report a family member announced LawsonR...
19:26, 06/27/2019

Cop fired after $500 goes missing from homicide victim’s wallet An Atlanta police officer has been axed for allegedly mishandling $500 in cash from a homicide victim’s wallet, authorities said. Officer Keisha Richburg’s bodycam footage released by the Atlanta Police Department shows the alleged incide...
16:26, 07/11/2019

Officer says he inflated charge against chokehold victim NEW YORK (AP) — After Eric Garner died during a confrontation with New York City police in 2014, one officer involved in the struggle says he wrote up paperwork exaggerating the seriousness of the dead man’s suspected crime. Officer Justin D...
21:13, 05/21/2019

Vettel: Ferarri is a victim of 'poor journalism' "Sebastian Vettel believes his Ferrari Formula 1 team has been a victim of \"poor journalism\" and is unhappy with how comments about team orders have been used by the media."...
14:39, 05/01/2019

New Alleged Victim Of US Billionaire Goes Public, Says "Was Raped At 15" US President Donald Trump's labor secretary on Wednesday defended his handling of a secret plea deal he made with Jeffrey Epstein as another woman came forward to allege she was raped by the......
01:39, 07/11/2019

Fiancee of London Bridge victim ‘had premonition’ of attack Christine Delcros tells inquest she tried to get her partner to turn back from crossing bridgeThe fiancee of the first victim of the London Bridge terror attacks tried to get him to turn back just before they got on to the bridge because she had expe...
01:39, 05/10/2019

Clint Frazier is first victim of Yankees’ roster reshuffle Clint Frazier’s roller-coaster ride of a season will bring him back to northeastern Pennsylvania. The Yankees sent their 24-year-old outfielder down to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in order to make room for the recently acquired Edwin Encarna...
03:00, 06/17/2019

College wrestlers accused of penetrating victim with ‘object’ A top wrestler at the University of Minnesota and his teammate have been arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct, police said. Gable Steveson, a 19-year-old heavyweight phenom with a 35-2 record as a freshman, and Dylan Martinez, a 21-year-o...
22:13, 06/17/2019

The Latest: Off-duty cop may have saved house blast victim RIDGEFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on an explosion that leveled a house in New Jersey (all times local): 6:10 p.m. An off-duty police officer’s quick actions may have saved the life of a man inside a house that exploded in northern New Jersey. ...
03:00, 06/18/2019

Cryptocurrency scammer’s victim gets record $75.8 million judgment In January 2018, tech entrepreneur Michael Terpin got scammed out of $23.8 million in cryptocurrency. On Monday, May 13, it was announced that the 62-year-old Nevada resident is getting payback: The Los Angeles Superior Court awarded Terpin a record-...
21:39, 05/13/2019

Bob Higgins victim: 'I looked him in the eyes and took back the power' Former footballer believes the convicted abuser colluded with Kit Carson at PeterboroughA former youth footballer who says he was abused by two football coaches in the 1990s has spoken of his struggle with anxiety and depression, and strongly critici...
19:13, 05/24/2019

N.C. teen shark attack victim upbeat about future 17-year-old Paige Winter was attacked by a shark off the North Carolina coast earlier this month, losing a leg and part of her hand. Winter says she's going to be the "same old Paigy." (June 14)        ...
02:26, 06/15/2019

Crossbow shooting victim in Wales dies in hospital A Welshman who suffered horrendous injuries when shot with a crossbow in a baffling incident three weeks ago has died, North Wales police said Saturday....
19:39, 05/11/2019

After 36 years, DNA evidence and genealogy help to ID a murder victim and her killer DNA evidence helped detectives to identify Mary Silvani. Her killer was much more difficult to find.        ...
04:26, 05/12/2019

Man nearly severs his own finger while stabbing victim in back repeatedly Shocking video shows a man lunging at another guy with a knife during a fight in the Bronx Tuesday, stabbing him repeatedly in the back — and nearly severing his own finger, police said. The suspect and the 35-year-old man were arguing shortly ...
03:13, 06/19/2019

Chinese victim's family distraught over loss The family of a Chinese scholar who was abducted and killed was distraught at a news conference following the conviction of the suspect on Monday. The family's lawyer said the family can't imagine how they will live their lives without her....
07:52, 06/25/2019

McConnell to meet 9/11 responders to discuss victim’s fund Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is meeting this week with 9/11 first responders to talk about reauthorizing the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund...
20:00, 06/24/2019

David Ortiz Is a Victim of the Violence He Thought He Had Escaped Ortiz has described growing up surrounded by violence in the Dominican Republic, and he became a victim this week despite being one of the country’s most beloved figures....
03:52, 06/12/2019

Shooting victim oLARRY making NBA 2K League comeback Eight months after a shooting that left him wounded and needing his thumb reconstructed, Timothy "oLARRY" Anselimo is playing NBA 2K competitively again -- and he's not taking it for granted....
06:13, 05/05/2019

Family of Virginia Beach shooting victim wants investigation The family of a victim of last week's shooting in Virginia Beach wants the city to release all records about the suspect and start an external investigation....
10:26, 06/08/2019

TPD identifies homicide victim found dead in vehicle TUCSON – A homicide investigation has been launched in reference to the man who was found dead in a vehicle on Tucson’s south side Thursday afternoon. According to Tucson Police Department, an adult male, later identified as 36-year-old A...
05:00, 07/06/2019

‘Hi! My name’s Eva’: A teenage Holocaust victim’s diary comes to life on Instagram The account titled Eva Stories garnered a million followers within 24 hours of going live Wednesday evening, the beginning of Holocaust Remembrance Day in Israel....
10:13, 05/03/2019

This mascot is the latest victim of politically correct poppycock So I said to Joseph Goebbels, “Burn any good books, lately?” Recently in New York and Philadelphia, Kate Smith was disinterred, posthumously condemned to death, then reburied for singing, in addition to “God Bless America,” a racist song, 90 years ag...
06:26, 05/03/2019

Dutch rape victim, 17, uses legal euthanasia to end life A 17-year-old girl who wrote a book about her struggle with mental illness after being molested and raped has been euthanized in the Netherlands, where she lived and assisted-suicide is legal....
22:13, 06/04/2019

Cyprus finds another victim of suspected serial killer Police in Cyprus found human remains on Sunday in an ongoing investigation into a suspected serial killer thought to have gone on a killing spree that claimed seven victims and went undetected for almost three years....
15:52, 04/28/2019

Hawaii plane crash victim hoped he would die during an adventure A Florida skydiver who was among 11 killed when their plane crashed in Hawaii had lost a close friend in an eerily similar crash — and predicted he would die during one of his daredevil adventures, according to a friend. Mike Martin was one of ...
04:26, 06/24/2019

Ted Bundy's Girlfriend Details Narrowly Avoiding Being His Next Victim For years, Elizabeth Kloepfer considered Ted Bundy her lover, but one chilly night in Seattle he almost became her killer as well. While the women closest to Bundy managed to avoid his......
02:39, 05/03/2019

Man convicted for attempting to sexually assault victim in home TUCSON – A jury has convicted Lewis William Parks of attempted sexual assault, aggravated assault, kidnapping and burglary. According to the Pima County Attorney’s Office, in April 2018, Parks broke into a home and attempted to sexually a...
19:13, 05/02/2019

Victim of Dallas crane collapse remembered for her ‘big heart’ The fatal victim of a crane collapse in Dallas was identified on Monday as her grieving sister remembered the woman’s “unbelievably big heart.” Kiersten Symone Smith, 29, was killed when a crane fell on an apartment building in the ...
08:52, 06/11/2019

Minneapolis to pay police shooting victim's family $20 million Minneapolis city officials on Friday announced a $20 million settlement with the family of an Australian woman who was fatally shot by a police officer in 2017, just days after the officer was convicted of crimes associated with the killing....
02:13, 05/04/2019

Minneapolis to Pay $20 Million to Family of Police Shooting Victim It’s one of the largest such settlements ever, shining additional light on what some advocates see as racial disparities in the case, in which the victim was white and the officer was black....
02:26, 05/04/2019

First 9/11 victim identified in over a year: Medical Examiner’s office The city Medical Examiner’s office used DNA testing to identify the man, who is the 1,643rd victim to be identified from the attack that left 2,753 people missing. Officials are withholding his name....
03:00, 06/11/2019

Mom of Bronx HS stabbing victim doesn’t buy suspect’s ‘self defense’ claim The mother of a teen stabbed to death by a classmate inside a Bronx high school classroom said after court Thursday that she doesn’t buy the killer’s claim that he can’t remember the stabbing. Abel Cedeno, 19, had just insisted on t...
16:00, 07/12/2019

Charlottesville victim sues white nationalist groups, leaders An Ohio man says he was struck by the car driven by James Alex Fields Jr. at the 2017 "Unite the Right" rally. Fields, Richard Spencer named in suit.        ...
15:52, 05/21/2019

David Ortiz was not intended victim of shooting: Dominican prosecutor The shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz in Santo Domingo earlier this month was a case of mistaken identity, Dominican Republic Attorney General Jean Alain Rodriguez said on Wednesday....
09:13, 06/20/2019

Man fired after he’s caught peeing on young cancer victim’s memorial A New Jersey man caught on camera allegedly urinating on a memorial for a 9-year-old cancer victim has been fired from his job by his own dad — as he issued an apology for the “big mistake I made,” according to reports. Bruce Bellace said he ha...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Cyprus police find fifth victim of suspected serial killer Police in Cyprus found a body in a lake on Sunday that they believe to be the fifth victim of a suspected serial killer who preyed on foreign women for almost three years without detection....
19:26, 05/05/2019

Trump launches re-election campaign, presents himself as outsider and victim President Donald Trump formally launched his 2020 re-election campaign on Tuesday by presenting himself as the same political insurgent who shook up the Washington establishment four years ago and who is now a victim of an attempted ouster by Democra...
04:39, 06/19/2019

Was dead militant war casualty or Navy SEAL's murder victim? Photos displayed at a military court martial show a decorated Navy SEAL holding up the head of a dead Islamic State fighter by the hair while clenching a knife in his other hand....
07:00, 06/19/2019

Italian 'Satanic panic' victim hopes to clear his name in court Book says officials manipulated children into making abuse allegations during phenomenon that turned lives upside downIn the early hours of 7 July 1997, Federico Scotta and his wife were woken by an incessant ringing of their doorbell. Police had arr...
15:39, 05/23/2019

Huawei Insists It's the Victim This Time of Stolen Trade Secrets Huawei may be fighting allegations around the world that it's stolen technological know-how from other companies, but in a Texas court case it says it's the victim....
11:13, 05/23/2019

Amazon’s bloody ‘I’m Fine’ T-shirt is no joke: stabbing victim’s mom The mother of a stabbing victim is calling out Amazon for selling tasteless tees that make light of the deadly crime that took her son’s life. T-shirts emblazoned with “I’m Fine” — despite showing a blood-spattered stab wound ...
17:26, 06/26/2019

National alert in Philippines as dengue victim count soars Authorities in the Philippines say dengue cases have risen by more than 80% since last year. Early detection of the disease can dramatically reduce fatality rates, but there is no fixed treatment for the illness....
16:39, 07/15/2019

Murder Victim’s Sons Attack Their Mother’s Killer in Court In the criminal justice system, the people are represented by three separate yet equally important groups: the police, who investigate crime; the district attorneys, who prosecute the offenders and the victims’ family, who often wish they could offer...
05:13, 07/13/2019

House passes bill to extend 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund WASHINGTON — The House passed the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund bill to permanently fund cash payments for first responders, their families and others who were sickened at Ground Zero. The House voted 402-12 to advance legislation named after three 9...
01:13, 07/13/2019

Victim group says UK's revenge porn laws aren't working The UK's move to treat revenge porn as a specific crime was supposed to catch perpetrators who'd otherwise slip through the cracks, but that doesn't appear to have worked out in practice. The Revenge Porn helpline has collected police...
10:13, 05/20/2019

Austin Eubanks, Columbine victim who worked against painkillers, dies at 37 Campaigner was wounded twice in 1999 school shootingFamily: he ‘lost battle with disease he helped others face’Austin Eubanks, a victim of the 1999 Columbine school massacre who became a prominent campaigner on the danger of opioids after he develope...
01:13, 05/20/2019

U.S. wants 'El Chapo' in prison for life, after he hears from murder plot victim U.S. prosecutors said they want the Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to spend the rest of his life - plus 30 years - in prison, after he hears from a victim who survived one of his murder plots....
21:26, 07/11/2019

Victim's group praises indictment of Houston-area priest A victim advocacy group says the indictment of a Houston-area Roman Catholic priest on child indecency charges sends a message that "those who hurt children can and will be held accountable."...
22:52, 05/03/2019

Harlem fire victim remembered by classmates at school graduation Nakyra Pollidore, 11, perished in the blaze along with her mother, three siblings and another relative — just a month before she was to don a cap and gown at PS 194....
00:39, 06/26/2019

Man Dead Under Jeep Believed To Be A Victim of California Quake: Report A Nevada man found dead and pinned underneath his Jeep is believed to have been a victim of one of the recent earthquakes in southern California that ranked among the most severe in two decades,......
20:26, 07/10/2019

Predatory lenders prey on US military members. Here's how to avoid becoming a victim Predatory lenders, who cluster around military bases, target young soldiers who are inexperienced with money. Money expert Tara Falcone shares tips on how to protect yourself....
20:13, 07/03/2019

| Football Leaks hacker victim of 'judicial harassment', say lawyers Lawyers for Rui Pinto, the hacker behind the "Football Leaks" revelations, said that the continued pre-trial detention of their client amounted to organised "judicial harassment"....
22:26, 07/03/2019

Family of Las Vegas shooting victim files lawsuit against gunmakers Family of a woman killed in the 2017 massacre filed wrongful death lawsuit against eight gunmakers, including ColtThe family of a woman killed by the gunman who sent bullets raining down on a large crowd from from a Las Vegas hotel in 2017 have filed...
22:52, 07/03/2019

UNC Charlotte victim receives her degree at commencement 11 days after shooting The university conferred honorary degrees on two students killed in the April 30 shooting on campus.        ...
02:26, 05/12/2019

Rapist attacked victim again after hospital leaked her information: suit A sex assault victim is suing a Kansas hospital for allegedly leaking her private health information to her alleged rapist — allowing him to attack her again. The federal lawsuit accuses Atchison Hospital and former X-ray technician Janet Rawson Enzb...
19:00, 05/13/2019

Fire Island drowning victim identified as Manhattan resident The woman who died in the water off Fire Island during a severe thunderstorm over the weekend was identified by officials Wednesday as a 67-year-old Manhattan resident. The body of Upper East Side woman Barbara Langbecker was discovered around 3:40 p...
23:13, 07/03/2019

Las Vegas shooting victim's parents sue gunmaker over daughter's death The parents of a woman killed in the Las Vegas shooting said Wednesday they would be suing the gun manufacturers who advertised their guns as easy to modify into an automatic weapon, similar to the one used by the shooter. ...
10:13, 07/05/2019

Body of suspected MS-13 victim discovered in Long Island park The decomposing corpse of what cops believe is a victim of MS-13 has been discovered in a Long Island park, law enforcement sources said Saturday. The remains were found in the Massapequa Preserve, just 100 to 150 feet from where another victim of th...
22:13, 05/26/2019

Family says Hawaii crash victim was adventurer, full of life HONOLULU (AP) — Casey Williamson’s love of adventure led him to winter snowboarding in Vail, Colorado, and summer skydiving in Moab, Utah. A year-and-a-half ago, he found his way to Hawaii where he could skydive year-round. On Friday, the 29-ye...
12:52, 06/23/2019

Reporters Charged For Revealing Jammu And Kashmir Rape Victim's Name The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday charged certain "social media reporters" for revealing the identity of a minor girl who was allegedly raped in Ganderbal town earlier this week....
22:13, 05/15/2019

Plane crash victim recounts the desperation that led him to eat friends for survival The sliver of meat, dried like a strip of jerky, had no flavor. It was tough and odorless, neutral to the senses. Yet “I swallowed it with disgust,” writes Eduardo Strauch in his memoir “Out of the Silence” (Amazon Crossing), out now. “I felt my enti...
00:26, 06/23/2019

Chinese woman says daughter 'victim' in college admission scandal The Chinese mother of a Stanford University student who was expelled in the college admissions scandal said she was duped into paying $6.5 million to the man behind the scheme....
05:26, 05/04/2019

Simpson case launched victim’s sister on fight for justice LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kim Goldman turned the agony of her brother Ron’s murder into a career helping troubled teens and aiding victims’ rights groups. She also has continued to make the case publicly that it was O.J. Simpson who killed her b...
09:39, 06/10/2019

Park named after Boston Marathon bombing victim opening BOSTON (AP) — A park named in honor of the youngest victim of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing is being formally opened this weekend. Martin’s Park, named for 8-year-old Martin Richard, is opening Saturday in a ceremony that is scheduled to inc...
16:13, 06/15/2019

London Bridge attack: British victim was stabbed through heart James McMullan was attacked with such force that the knife pierced his breastbone, inquest hearsOne of the victims of the London Bridge attack died after being stabbed through the heart, an inquest has heard.James McMullan, 32, had been watching foot...
13:13, 06/04/2019

Victim’s mom testifies in 1990 cold-case murder trial Before she allegedly gunned down her cheating boyfriend in a Harlem lobby three decades ago, Zunilda Rosario was a screaming, scratching harpy who once held a gun to his head, the victim’s mother testified Thursday — as Manhattan prosecutors began la...
07:39, 06/07/2019

Cousin of Parkland victim pushes bill for alarms in schools An upstate teenager whose cousin died in the Parkland, Fla., massacre is pushing a state bill that would force public schools to install silent panic alarms to alert law enforcement when an active shooter is on the loose, she told The Post on Monday....
03:00, 06/11/2019

Remains of Cyprus serial killer’s 7th victim found in lake A Cyprus police official says divers searching at the bottom of a lake have discovered the remains of what authorities believe to be those of a six year-old girl, a confessed serial killer’s 7th victim...
19:39, 06/12/2019

Body of gunshot victim found near trash bags in Brooklyn A man was shot dead in Brooklyn early Saturday — and his body was discovered alongside piles of trash bags, cops said. Police responded around 4:45 a.m. to a call of an unconscious person on Chauncey Street near Thomas S. Boyland Street in Ocean Hill...
22:39, 06/01/2019

The Commissioner of Tennis - 'Serena's not a diva, she's the victim of a screw-up by the organisers' "John McEnroe discusses the Serena Williams and Dominic Thiem press-conference spat at the 2019 French Open in his latest episode of The Commissioner of Tennis... and he has some very strong opinions about the story has been mis-reported and the \u00...
11:39, 06/04/2019

Overdose victim's father testifies in Oklahoma opioid trial of J&J The father of a university football player who died of a drug overdose provided emotional testimony about the personal cost of the nationwide opioid epidemic on Wednesday during the second day of trial in a lawsuit by the state of Oklahoma accusing d...
19:39, 05/29/2019

Overdose victim's father to testify in Oklahoma opioid trial of J&J The father of a university football player who died of a drug overdose is expected to testify on Wednesday on the second day of trial in a lawsuit by the state of Oklahoma accusing the drugmaker Johnson & Johnson of fuelling the U.S. opioid epidemic....
12:26, 05/29/2019

Body found in search for six-year-old 'victim of serial killer' Police in Cyprus have discovered a body thought to be the remains of six-year-old Sierra Granze - said to be the final victim of a suspected serial killer on the island....
02:26, 06/13/2019

Mom assaulted in Dominican Republic accuses resort of victim blaming The Delaware mom who said she survived a savage beating at a Dominican Republic resort accused hotel honchos of victim-blaming when they questioned parts of her story this week. “[We] feel confident that viewers and the public can see that the hotel’...
14:13, 06/09/2019

Cadet’s rape conviction reversal panned by victim advocates The reversal of a West Point cadet’s rape conviction has outraged sexual assault victim advocates who say the decision is filled with victim-blaming and antiquated notions about rape. But defense attorney William Cassara says the decision demon...
19:13, 06/08/2019

Polish priest blames 'devil' when confronted by alleged victim "Father, I wanted to look you in the eye ... I wanted to ask you why?" demands Anna Misiewicz as she confronts the parish priest she says abused her when she was just seven and eight years old....
05:39, 05/27/2019

Alleged London Bus Attack Victim Speaks Out in Op-Ed: ‘Do You Get Outraged About All Homophobia?’ A woman whose photo went viral after she was allegedly beaten in a homophobic attack in London this month has spoken up in a Guardian op-ed about the experience of her face being used as what she calls “cheap clickbait.” The woman, whose ...
01:00, 06/16/2019

Rajai Davis is Mets victim of Michael Conforto’s return Michael Conforto was activated from the injured list and played for the first time since suffering a concussion on May 16. The outfielder went 0-for-3 with a walk in Sunday’s 4-3 win over the Tigers at Citi Field. To make room for Conforto, the...
00:13, 05/27/2019

Family of victim of first-degree murder reacts to guilty verdict TUCSON – A Tucson man accused of killing his girlfriend, concealing her body and then going on the run for nearly two months was found guilty of first-degree murder Tuesday. A jury deliberated for nearly three days before finding Mario Jesus Do...
03:00, 06/12/2019

Rick Scott becomes latest senator to support 9/11 victim fund WASHINGTON — Sen. Rick Scott, the former Florida governor, is the latest lawmaker to co-sponsor the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund bill, The Post has learned. Scott will become the Senate bill’s 10th Republican to sign on and 43rd sponsor overall, get...
20:39, 06/18/2019

Dallas crane collapse victim identified as 29-year-old woman Residents in North Texas began to come to grips Monday with the widespread damage left after a sudden thunderstorm bearing near hurricane-strength winds rolled through the area and collapsed a crane onto an apartment complex, killing one person and i...
11:39, 06/11/2019

Police crash victim's kin: Officers lack training Family members of an 84-year-old woman killed last month when two Chicago Police vehicles slammed into a car she was riding in say a lack of officer training in pursuits led to her death. (June 11)        ...
09:39, 06/12/2019

Police crash victim’s family says officers lack training CHICAGO (AP) — Family members of an 84-year-old woman killed last month when two Chicago Police vehicles slammed into a car she was riding in say a lack of officer training led to her death. At a Tuesday news conference, Dwight Gunn also says the wil...
19:26, 06/11/2019

The Latest: Family: Costco shooting victim a ‘gentle giant’ LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police-involved shooting at a Costco Wholesale warehouse store in Corona (all times local): 3:35 p.m. A cousin of the man shot and killed by an off-duty police officer at a Costco Wholesale warehouse store i...
00:52, 06/17/2019

Brock Turner’s rape victim writing memoir about her assault The woman sexually assaulted by a former Stanford University swimmer is writing a memoir about her harrowing experience. The nonfiction book “will reclaim the story of her sexual assault, expose the arduous nature of the legal system, and emerg...
20:39, 06/06/2019

Dad of Sandy Hook victim wins suit against conspiracy theorists The dad of a Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victim won a defamation lawsuit this week against conspiracy theorists who wrote a book claiming the 2012 shooting — in which 26 people, including 20 kids, lost their lives — never happened. The book...
20:39, 06/18/2019

The Latest: Body of 13th victim recovered from sunken boat BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on the sunken tour boat in Hungary’s capital (all times local): 11:05 a.m. Hungarian rescue officials say that another body has been recovered from a sunken tour boat in the Danube River. Officials said the b...
13:52, 06/05/2019

Scholarship Established At Murray State In Honor Of Marshall Co. Shooting Victim MURRAY, Ky. (WPSD Local 6) – Murray State University has established a scholarship in the name of a Marshall County High School shooting victim. According to WPSD Local 6, a scholarship has been established in the name of Preston Cope for a ful...
20:39, 06/25/2019

Spain: prosecutors claim attack not rape as victim ‘did not fight back’ Six men accused of sexual abuse of 14-year-old girl in abandoned factory in ManresaProsecutors in the trial of six young men accused over an attack on a 14-year-old girl in the Spanish town of Manresa have argued they should face the lesser charge of...
22:52, 07/03/2019

Dominican Republic beatdown victim’s hubby says authorities lying about attack The husband of the woman who said she was savagely beaten at a Dominican Republic resort says authorities there bungled the investigation into the attack — and are lying about it now....
17:00, 06/02/2019

Victim pushed on to Tube tracks hails life sentence for his attacker Former Eurotunnel chairman Sir Robert Malpas today said "justice has finally been served" after a man who pushed him off a Tube platform was jailed for life....
17:26, 06/25/2019

| WATCH: Doll with hair from Jewish Holocaust victim displayed in Turkey The Anatolian Toy Museum in the southern Turkish city of Antalya, has put on display a 78-year-old baby doll with real human hair from a victim of the Holocaust....
08:13, 05/07/2019

Virginia Cardiologist Shot and Killed in Belize Was Likely a ‘Victim of Circumstance,’ Police Say Police in Belize say a Virginia cardiologist who was shot and killed alongside a tour guide in the Central American country was a “victim of circumstance.” According to a police report posted in the local San Pedro Sun, on June 23 police ...
23:26, 06/28/2019

'Best kid in the world': Denver school shooting victim died tackling suspect Kendrick Castillo, 18, was the sole person killed at Stem School Highlands Ranch days before he was to graduate high schoolThe 18-year-old student killed in a Colorado school shooting died a hero days before he was to graduate high school, his father...
02:26, 05/09/2019

Chris McNair, father of 1963 church bombing victim, dies BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Chris McNair, the father of one of four young girls killed in the 1963 bombing of a Birmingham church, has died. His family confirmed his death Wednesday in a statement. He was 93. McNair’s daughter Denise was one of fou...
05:52, 05/09/2019

Suspected rapist walks after father blocks victim’s testimony: report A judge in Connecticut dismissed charges against a man suspected of raping an autistic 9-year-old girl after the victim’s father refused to let his daughter testify, according to a report. Suspect Victor Fernandez, 44, had faced raps of aggrava...
00:52, 05/04/2019

New sketch released of 'Orange Socks' cold case victim in Texas Authorities in Texas are hoping a new sketch will finally help identify a cold case victim found naked on the side of a highway nearly four decades ago....
05:52, 07/01/2019

Wife of Hawaii shark victim shares anguish: ‘It happened right in front of me’ The heartbroken wife of a California man killed in a shark attack in Hawaii described on Wednesday watching helplessly from their vacation home as her husband struggled to save himself. Gale Smiley said she was on the third floor of the couple’...
07:13, 05/30/2019

'A Regular Woman': Remembering honor killing victim Hatun Sürücü The film "A Regular Woman" tells the true story of Hatun Aynur Sürücü, shot dead in 2005 by her own brother to "protect the family honor." The haunting work gives a voice to the victim....
20:52, 05/09/2019

UPDATE 2-'We had no idea': overdose victim's dad testifies in J&J Oklahoma opioid trial The father of a university football player who died of a drug overdose provided emotional testimony about the U.S. opioid epidemic's personal cost on Wednesday during the second day of trial in a lawsuit by the state of Oklahoma accusing Johnson & Jo...
22:26, 05/29/2019

DNA testing identifies victim of 9/11 attacks at New York's World Trade Center Nearly 18 years after the Set. 11, 2001, attacks in New York City, authorities have identified another person whose remains were found near a Manhattan skyscraper....
19:52, 06/11/2019

Synagogue victim hailed as hero for saving kids after gunshot to leg, witness says A 34-year-old man who was wounded when gunfire erupted inside a San Diego-area synagogue on Saturday was being praised as a hero for saving several children from a hail of bullets.  ...
18:52, 04/28/2019

US tourist beaten during Dominican vacation accuses resort of victim blaming A Dominican Republic resort has been accused of attempting to blame the victim by a lawyer for a Delaware woman who says she was brutally attacked there in January, according to reports....
16:13, 06/08/2019

Actor Kevin Spacey's alleged sex assault victim drops lawsuit The man that former "House of Cards" star Kevin Spacey is accused by prosecutors of sexually assaulting in Massachusetts three years ago has dropped a civil lawsuit he filed against the Oscar-winning actor only last week....
18:13, 07/05/2019

Coco Gauff’s sensational Wimbledon run falls victim to Manic Monday Cori “Coco” Gauff’s impressive run in The Championships came to an end on Monday. Against one-time French Open winner Simona Halep, who is currently ranked 7th in the world and previously No. 1, Gauff looked out-competed for the first time all tourna...
17:39, 07/08/2019

New Jersey judge who told rape victim to ‘close her legs’ apologizes A New Jersey judge is sorry for the off-handed comments he made to a rape victim during a 2016 hearing, where he suggested the woman could “close her legs” to avoid forceful sex, according to a report. The apology came during a Tuesday state Supreme ...
06:52, 07/10/2019

Calls for justice, intervention as Philippines buries drug war's youngest known victim One by one, a mother and her children splash holy water over a white coffin barely a meter long. On the dirt floor beneath it lies a pair of tiny pink slippers....
10:52, 07/10/2019

How an Abuse Victim’s Nerve and a Hidden iPhone Led to the Arrest of a Sundance Founder Sean Escobar wanted answers from the man who he said groped him in 1993. He got them, and recorded the conversation. It spurred a new child to come forward....
21:00, 04/28/2019

Family of Bahamas shark attack victim says tour company lacked even a first-aid kit Relatives of Jordan Lindsey, who was killed by sharks while snorkeling in the Bahamas, want better safety protocols to prevent future tragedies.       ...
21:13, 07/10/2019

El Salvador rape victim jailed for murder after stillbirth faces retrial Pro-choice activists say Evelyn Beatríz Hernández’s case will be important in determining the stance of the country’s new leader A teenage rape victim in El Salvador who was convicted for murdering her child and jailed for nearly three years after a ...
23:00, 07/10/2019

Father of Sandy Hook massacre victim wins defamation lawsuit Lenny Pozner, whose six-year-old son was killed in the shooting, sued authors of a book that claimed the shooting never happenedThe father of a victim of the Sandy Hook elementary school massacre has won a defamation lawsuit against the authors of a ...
23:39, 06/18/2019

Jamie Oliver's UK restaurants fall victim to high street woes British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver's restaurant chain went into administration on Tuesday, threatening around 1,300 jobs in the latest blow for Britain's high street....
15:26, 05/21/2019

Funeral to be held for synagogue shooting victim Lori Gilbert-Kaye Two days after a gunman opened fire at a San Diego-area synagogue, members of the Congregation Chabad prepared Monday to lay to rest Lori Gilbert-Kaye, the woman killed in the shooting....
01:00, 04/30/2019

'Gun free zone' law disarmed Virginia Beach shooting victim, attorney says The night before Kate Nixon and 11 others were murdered by a disgruntled co-worker, the decade-long Virginia Beach city employee talked with her husband about bringing a gun to work for self-defense -- a decision that was taken out of her hands by th...
19:52, 06/14/2019

Italy court says Eritrean in migrant case was victim of mistaken identity An Italian court ruled on Friday that an Eritrean man extradited from Sudan in 2016 was the victim of mistaken identity and dismissed allegations that he was a ruthless, human-trafficking kingpin....
07:13, 07/13/2019

Rape Victim's Father Ordered To Throw Feast To "Purify My Daughter" The father of a rape victim in Madhya Pradesh has alleged the panchayat declared his daughter an outcast after he failed to follow its diktat and throw a community feast to "purify my daughter"...
14:00, 06/14/2019

Family of Virginia Beach shooting victim calls for external investigation The family of one of the victims in the Virginia Beach shooting on May 31 is asking that the city open up an external investigation into the mass shooting that left 12 people dead and several others wounded....
10:26, 06/08/2019

Kevin Spacey's alleged sex assault victim drops lawsuit The man that accused Kevin Spacey of sexually assaulting him in Massachusetts three years ago has dropped a civil lawsuit he filed last week against the former House of Cards star....
19:52, 07/05/2019

In Miracle, Orioles Somehow Manage To Avoid Falling Victim To Perfect Game The Orioles are in the midst of a historically bad season with many lowlights that will likely be used in hospitals all over the country to help patients induce vomiting. But to those cursed with supporting this team, I bring good news. Baltimore sho...
16:00, 07/15/2019

Thief steals cellphone, then posts creepy selfie to victim’s Instagram A New Jersey thief stole a man’s cellphone — then taunted his victim by posting a freaky selfie to the guy’s Instagram story, local police said this week. The Kearny Police Department shared the bulgy-eyed snapshot of the suspect in hopes...
21:26, 07/05/2019

Shark attack victim, 17, undergoes 14 hours of hand surgery, doing 'extremely well' A North Carolina high school student reportedly underwent 14 hours of reconstructive hand surgery Friday after being attacked by a shark last Sunday off the Atlantic Coast at Fort Macon State Park. ...
10:26, 06/08/2019

Priyanka Chopra Defends Meghan Markle and Calls Her a Victim of Racism Feud? What feud? Priyanka Chopra has nothing but nice things to say about her longtime "stunning" friend Meghan Markle, and is one of her biggest defenders. Since her relationship......
19:00, 06/02/2019

Chopper crash victim was reportedly helping Chris Cline’s daughter One of the victims of the tragic helicopter crash that killed billionaire Chris Cline insisted on being aboard the doomed flight to help her friend, Cline’s daughter Kameron, who’d fallen ill, the young woman’s mother said. Delaney ...
06:39, 07/08/2019

Woman killed 70-year-old victim, sexually assaulted her with umbrella: cops A New Jersey woman was busted in the sickening murder of a 70-year-old woman — who was sexually assaulted with an umbrella and robbed of a mere $15, according to prosecutors and a new report. Caroline Beckert, 40, of Old Bridge, was charged wit...
16:39, 05/24/2019

Wu-Tang Clan Honored by Staten Island with Street Sign and Wu-Tang Clan Day Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s iconic declaration has never been truer than today. According to Allhiphop.com, Staten Island’s greatest rap group will have its own day for the children....
22:00, 05/04/2019

Cyprus: Remains of sixth suspected serial killer victim found in lake Cyprus has been stunned by the suspected serial murders that authorities say could have been prevented. The sixth of seven victims is believed to have been found in a suitcase at the bottom of a lake....
02:39, 06/05/2019

Zuma tells South Africa corruption inquiry he is victim of foreign plot Former president is appearing before committee investigating allegations that he presided over vast corruption networkSouth Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma has told a judicial inquiry into corruption allegations that he is the victim of a plot b...
14:39, 07/15/2019

‘Where’s My Daughter?’ Parents of Alleged Victim Confront Publicist for R. Kelly After New Federal Charges The visibly anguished parents of an alleged victim of R. Kelly confronted a spokesman for the singer Friday during a news conference held following Kelly’s latest arrest on new federal child pornography and racketeering charges....
05:13, 07/13/2019

Synagogue shooting victim Lori Gilbert-Kaye laid to rest in San Diego Two days after a gunman opened fire at a San Diego-area synagogue, members of the Congregation Chabad laid Lori Gilbert-Kaye, the woman killed in the shooting, to rest on Monday....
03:13, 04/30/2019

Green Valley shooting suspect, victim ‘dated in the past’, court docs say TUCSON – The suspect of Saturday’s fatal shooting in Green Valley said that the incident was not a random act of violence, according to court documents obtained by News 4 Tucson Tuesday. Californian 21-year-old, Mateo Zavala was taken int...
04:39, 07/03/2019

Victim of ‘bullied’ Bronx student weeps as he shows stabbing scars in court A Bronx teen who was viciously stabbed by a classmate he’s accused of bullying wept on the stand Tuesday as he unbuttoned his shirt to show a judge his scars. Ariane LaBoy, 18, testified in Bronx Supreme Court that he and pal Matthew McCree barely kn...
09:39, 07/03/2019

Revealed: anti-nerve agent drug was used for first time in UK to save novichok victim Drug saved Charlie Rowley, ambulance service reveals, amid concern for long-term effects on paramedicsParamedics saved the life of one of the Wiltshire novichok victims by administering an anti-nerve agent drug at the scene that had never been used o...
15:39, 07/08/2019

Champions League final: Voice of Go Compare advert victim of £7,000 ticket scam The singer who features in the Go Compare adverts has revealed he paid thousands of pounds for Champions League final tickets which he never received....
05:26, 06/02/2019

West Point cadet's rape conviction reversal outrages victim advocates Panel ordered Jacob Whisenhunt released and reinstated at the academy, but some say the decision is ‘filled with victim-blaming’A military appeals court’s reversal of a West Point cadet’s rape conviction and 21-year prison sentence has outraged sexua...
20:39, 06/08/2019

Truck drivers, mourners clash at bike victim Devra Freelander’s vigil Two truck drivers from the company involved in the death of a 28-year-old Brooklyn cyclist got into a shouting match with mourners at the site of the crash Wednesday. Bike advocates and elected officials had just wrapped up an East Williamsburg vigil...
23:13, 07/03/2019

Parents of Las Vegas massacre victim sue gunmakers over bump-stock-ready weapons The parents of one of the 58 people slain in a 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting sued the makers and sellers of the assault-style rifles used in the attack, saying they knew the weapons could be jury-rigged to work similarly to illegal machine guns....
01:00, 07/04/2019

Noa Pothoven death: Dutch rape victim, 17, ends her own life through legal euthanasia A 17-year-old girl from the Netherlands who wrote a book about her struggle with mental illness after being raped as a child, chose to end her life with legal euthanasia....
09:39, 06/05/2019

North Carolina shark attack victim’s father reveals how he saved daughter: 'I hit it with everything I could' The father of a 17-year-old girl who was attacked by a shark earlier this month opened up about the horrifying incident and detailed how he freed the teen from the fish’s jaws....
06:39, 06/16/2019

Hapur Victim Asked To Move Trial Court For Supplementary Charge Sheet The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the 2018 Hapur lynching victim to bring to the notice of the trial court the statements of two crucial witnesses recorded by a judicial magistrate....
17:26, 05/28/2019

Decomposing body of Cyprus serial killer's youngest victim discovered in lake Authorities on the small Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus completed their search for victims of a confessed serial killer when the body of one of his youngest victims was found at the bottom of a lake....
16:26, 06/13/2019

Funeral for 1963 bombing victim's dad, Chris McNair, to be held in church where she died The funeral for one of the first black members of the Alabama Legislature will be held in the same church where his daughter died in a racist bombing in 1963, his family said Friday....
14:52, 05/12/2019

Deputies: Convicted rapist wanted for allegedly attacking victim after released from jail SEATTLE (AP) — Authorities say a man convicted of raping a Seattle-area woman tracked the victim down and attacked her three days after he was released from jail. The Seattle Times reports police are looking for 35-year-old Francisco Carranza-Ramirez...
06:13, 06/20/2019