Daily Archives: September 10, 2017

Cops to Irma looters: Going to prison over sneakers a ‘fairly bad life choice’

Florida police has warned people “going to prison over a pair of sneakers is a fairly bad life choice” following a series of arrests for burglary all while Hurricane Irma was slamming the state with heavy rains and winds. Continue reading

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The Latest: Taiwan activist pleads guilty in China

The Latest on the trial of Taiwanese activist accused in China of subversion (all times local): 12:30 A Taiwanese activist has pleaded guilty to subverting state power in China’s first prosecution of a nonprofit worker on criminal charges since Beijing… Continue reading

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FLORIDIANS STUCK IN DARKNESS Nearly half of Sunshine State without electricity as Tampa braces for impact

FLORIDIANS STUCK IN DARKNESS Nearly half of Sunshine State without electricity as Tampa braces for impact

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COWBOYS PARTY CHAOS 8 dead, including gunman, after shooting in Texas

COWBOYS PARTY CHAOS 8 dead, including gunman, after shooting in Texas

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State prepares to put condemned Ohio killer of 2 to death

Ohio is preparing to put a condemned killer of two people to death this week as the inmate awaits word on last-minute appeals. Continue reading

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More aid, evacuations in Caribbean islands battered by Irma

With ports mended and weather cleared, officials sent in more aid and arranged stepped-up evacuations Monday in remote Caribbean islands devastated and cut off by Hurricane Irma. Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma: Nearly half of Florida in the dark, Tampa takes pounding

Hurricane Irma early Monday remained a dangerous Category 2 hurricane and is now bearing down on the Tampa-St. Petersburg region. Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma: Nearly half of Florida in the dark, Tampa braces for storm

Hurricane Irma early Monday remained a dangerous Category 2 hurricane and is now bearing down on the Tampa-St. Petersburg region. Continue reading

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Richard Branson reveals Irma devastation on Necker Island

British business tycoon Richard Branson has released pictures and spoken about Hurricane Irma that hit his Necker Island, announcing his plans to aid the recovery of Caribbean islands. Continue reading

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Who is Miss America?

Who is Miss America?

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Advance voting begins in closely fought New Zealand election

Advance voting has begun for New Zealand’s general election, which could see a change of government in the South Pacific nation for the first time in nine years. Continue reading

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Dad killed by carjackers while trying to shield 2-year-old daughter – Abuse charges filed after 2 girls found dead on Colorado farm

Dad killed by carjackers while trying to shield 2-year-old daughter – Abuse charges filed after 2 girls found dead on Colorado farm

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Over DACA, Gold Star father Khizr Khan calls Trump ‘illiterate and uneducated’

Over DACA, Gold Star father Khizr Khan calls Trump ‘illiterate and uneducated’

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GRUESOME DISCOVERY 8 found dead with gunshot wounds in Texas home

GRUESOME DISCOVERY 8 found dead with gunshot wounds in Texas home

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SAVING THE DAY Floridians step in to rescue stranded manatees

SAVING THE DAY Floridians step in to rescue stranded manatees

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More details emerge on what Joe Paterno knew of Sandusky child rapes

A previously unreleased police report written 10 years after the most infamous incident in the Jerry Sandusky child rape scandal at Penn State revealed more evidence that Joe Paterno knew about his assistant coach’s horrific behavior before 2001. Continue reading

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First hurricane-force gusts hit Keys as Irma nears Fla. landfall

A hurricane-force wind gust was recorded in the Florida Keys late Saturday night — the first sign of deadly Hurricane Irma’s impending landfall on the United States. Continue reading

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Steve Bannon hints at war within GOP, lashes out at Bush administration ‘idiots’ and mainstream media

Steve Bannon, in his first extensive interview since he left the White House last month, hinted at a looming war not with the opposing Democratic Party, but within the GOP itself. Continue reading

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Eight people shot to death in Texas home, police say

Eight people were found shot to death Sunday at a home in Plano, Texas, police revealed. Continue reading

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Taiwan activist stands trial in China for state subversion

A Taiwanese activist is standing trial in China accused of subversion of state power, the first prosecution of a nonprofit worker on criminal charges since Beijing passed a law tightening controls over foreign non-governmental organizations. Continue reading

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