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Two black men were arrested at Starbucks. Now the company and police are on the defensive.

Two black men were arrested at Starbucks. Now the company and police are on the defensive.

Starbucks, which has touted its progressive values and its "social impact" agenda, faces fierce criticism and calls for a boycott after two black men were arrested at a Philadelphia store, sparking accusations of racial profiling over what the compan...
Published: 04/16/18
7 inmates dead, 17 injured in South Carolina prison fighting

7 inmates dead, 17 injured in South Carolina prison fighting

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Seven inmates have been killed and at least 17 others seriously injured amid fighting between prisoners inside a maximum security prison in South Carolina. Prisons spokesman Jeff Taillon announced the grim outcome after State Law Enf...
Published: 04/16/18
In ABC interview, James Comey says Trump is ‘morally unfit to be president’

In ABC interview, James Comey says Trump is ‘morally unfit to be president’

WASHINGTON — If there was any chance that President Donald Trump and James Comey could have avoided all-out war, it ended Sunday night.That was when ABC News aired an interview with Comey, the president’s fired FBI director, as he uses a publicity bl...
Published: 04/15/18

Elementary school SRO ran to shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High

FORT LAUDERDALE — A resource officer at a Florida elementary school jumped into action Feb. 14 after hearing a colleague scream "shots fired" at a nearby high school where 17 were killed, reports released Friday said. In response to continuing public...
Published: 04/13/18
Cuba’s ‘lost generation’ prepares to take power next week

Cuba’s ‘lost generation’ prepares to take power next week

HAVANA — Fidel and Raul Castro were scruffy young guerrillas in 1959, when they descended from Cuba’s eastern mountains, seized power and never relinquished it.As they aged into their 80s and 90s, the Castros and their fellow fighters cast a shadow s...
Published: 04/13/18
Trump pardons former Cheney aide Scooter Libby

Trump pardons former Cheney aide Scooter Libby

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump issued a full pardon Friday to I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, a former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney. Trump said he does not know Libby, but "for years I have heard that he has been treated unfairly. Hopefully,...
Published: 04/13/18
Trump calls Comey an ‘untruthful slime ball’ in response to book

Trump calls Comey an ‘untruthful slime ball’ in response to book

WASHINGTON — Firing back at a sharply critical book by former FBI director James Comey, President Donald Trump blasted him Friday as an "untruthful slime ball," saying, "It was my great honor to fire James Comey!" Trump reacted on Twitter early Frida...
Published: 04/13/18
Comey’s memoir: Trump fixates on denying allegations of lewd acts

Comey’s memoir: Trump fixates on denying allegations of lewd acts

The nation’s intelligence chiefs had just finished briefing Donald Trump on Russia’s interference in the 2016 election when FBI Director James Comey stayed behind to discuss some especially sensitive material: a "widely circulated" intelligence dossi...
Published: 04/13/18
South Korean basketball league ousts foreign players for being too tall. Some attempt to shrink.

South Korean basketball league ousts foreign players for being too tall. Some attempt to shrink.

American basketball player David Simon recently received news that he is no longer allowed to play in the Korean Basketball League (KBL) and the reason would make any fans of the sport scratch their heads.He’s too tall.Simon, a 35-year-old center for...
Published: 04/12/18
Trump touts Sean Hannity’s show on ‘Deep State crime families’ led by Mueller, Comey and Clintons

Trump touts Sean Hannity’s show on ‘Deep State crime families’ led by Mueller, Comey and Clintons

On Wednesday night, like most other weeknights, it was to be expected that President Donald Trump would be tuning into his favorite prime-time pundit. But as if his followers needed a reminder, the president tweeted about it."Big show tonight on sean...
Published: 04/12/18