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Aaron Hernandez Guilty of First Degree Murder of Odin Lloyd

Aaron Hernandez Guilty of First Degree Murder for Odin Lloyd’s Death

Aaron Hernandez guilty of 1st degree murder Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez was found guilty of first degree murder for the death of his friend Odin Lloyd. He was also found guilty of unlawful possession of firearm and unlawful possession of ammunition. Aaron Hernandez will face life in prison without […]

by · April 15, 2015 · Crime
Judge Throws Book at Atlanta Public Schools Educators in Cheating Scandal

Judge Throws Book at Atlanta Public Schools Educators in Cheating Scandal

APS educators sentenced Judge Jerry Baxter threw the book at 10 educators in the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal, who were accused of changing answers on students’ standardized tests. The sentences are as follows: Michael Pitts, School Resource Team Executive Director: 20 years to serve 7, 2,000 hours community service, […]

by · April 14, 2015 · Today's Headlines
4 Cartoonists, Including Stephane Charbonnier, Among 12 Killed in Paris Attack (Photo Credit: Mediaite Video Screengrab)

4 Cartoonists, Including Stephane Charbonnier, Among 12 Killed in Paris Attack

Four cartoonists,  including chief editor Stephane Charbonnier, are among those killed in Paris attack on Charlie Hebdo magazine. @fgeffardAFP, @France24_en Economist and writer Bernard Maris is among those killed at Hebdo offices. Charlie Hebdo mocked the ISIS in its last tweet: Meilleurs vœux, au fait. pic.twitter.com/a2JOhqJZJM — Charlie Hebdo (@Charlie_Hebdo_) January 7, […]

by · January 7, 2015 · Terror Attacks, Today's Headlines
Search, Rescue Operation Underway for Missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501

Search, Rescue Operation Underway for Missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501

MISSING AIRASIA FLIGHT QZ8501:  A search and rescue operation is underway for AirAsia flight QZ8501 from Surabaya to Singapore that fell off the radar. The airline says missing plane is an Airbus A320-200. There were 162 passengers on board, including two pilots and five crew members. Indonesian media said there were 156 Indonesians, […]

by · December 28, 2014 · Breaking News
Martin Place Siege: Shotgun Wielding Man Holding Hostages at Lindt Cafe in Sydney

Martin Place Siege: Shotgun Wielding Man Holding Hostages at Lindt Cafe in Sydney

#MartinPlace siege: A shotgun wielding man is holding hostages  at the Lindt Cafe in Sydney, Australia. There are reports 13 people are being held hostage. Two women were seen in the window crying and holding up a black Islamic flag. The authorities are urging people to stay away. There are […]

by · December 14, 2014 · Breaking News
Unmanned NASA Antares Rocket Explodes on Launch in Virginia

Unmanned NASA Antares Rocket Explodes on Launch in Virginia

A NASA Antares rocket explodes on launch at the Wallops Flight Facility, which is located on the eastern coast of Virginia. The rocket was originally scheduled to take off yesterday but was delayed. The unmanned rocket was taking 5,000 pounds of supplies to the International Space Station. There is no indicated loss […]

by · October 28, 2014 · Breaking News
Liberia to Prosecute US Ebola Patient Thomas Eric Duncan for Lying on Health Form

Liberia to Prosecute US Ebola Patient Thomas Eric Duncan for Lying on Health Form

Liberian officials say they will prosecute Thomas Eric Duncan, the man diagnosed with Ebola in the Dallas, for lying on his health forms. CNN: Days before he became the first person diagnosed with Ebola on American soil, Thomas Eric Duncan answered “no” to questions about whether he had cared for a […]

by · October 2, 2014 · Ebola Outbreak, Ebola Outbreak
Family:  Jason Forbes Dies on Floor of Jamaican Hospital After Workers Ignore Cries for Help

Family: Jason Forbes Dies on Floor of Jamaican Hospital After Workers Ignore Cries for Help

HORROR:  The family of Jason Forbes are blaming his untimely death of the floor of the Spanish Town Hospital Tuesday night, on the hospital’s negligence. Here’s more from the Jamaica Observer: JASON Forbes seemingly foresaw his death while lying on the floor of the Spanish Town Hospital Tuesday night, complaining […]

by · October 2, 2014 · Caribbean News
CDC Confirms Ebola in Dallas Patient, 1st Case Diagnosed in U.S.

CDC Confirms Ebola in Dallas Patient, 1st Case Diagnosed in U.S.

The Centers for Disease Control confirmed the first Ebola case diagnosed in the Dallas. It is the first case of the deadly virus that has been diagnosed in the U.S. The patient came from Liberia and is visiting family in the U.S. The individual was not placed in isolation over […]

by · September 30, 2014 · Breaking News, Ebola Outbreak
REPORT:  US General Killed in Afghanistan ID'd as Maj. Gen. Harold Greene

REPORT: US General Killed in Afghanistan ID’d as Maj. Gen. Harold Greene

#BREAKING:  Officer killed in Afghanistan identified as Maj. Gen. Harold Greene. He is the most senior American military personnel killed since the Afghanistan war began, the New York Times reports. He is a 34-year veteran of the military. This is a significant event in the military. Maj. Gen. Harold Greene […]

by · August 5, 2014 · Today's Headlines