|Obama administration 'did not do itself proud' on Russia probe, Examiner editor says|
Sat, 20 Apr 2019 00:12:17 GMT
Washington Examiner opinion editor Byron York said the Obama administration “did not do itself proud” when it came to dealing with the Russian interference during and in the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election.
Roman Polanski asks court to reinstate his film academy membership
Sat, 20 Apr 2019 00:01:03 GMT
Roman Polanski asked a judge Friday to restore his membership in the organization that bestows the Academy Awards nearly a year after he was expelled from it for sexual misconduct.
Mississippi raises high-stakes reading bar for third graders
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 23:50:39 GMT
More than 35,000 Mississippi third graders sat down in front of computer this week to take reading tests, facing a state mandate to "level up" or not advance to fourth grade.
Man convicted of murder at 13 pleads to exposure charge
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 23:42:21 GMT
A Detroit-area man convicted of murder at age 13 has pleaded guilty to an indecent exposure charge.
Hurricane Michael gets an upgrade to rare Category 5 status
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 23:28:52 GMT
Hurricane Michael, which devastated the Florida Panhandle last fall, was actually stronger than initially measured, prompting forecasters to posthumously upgrade it from a Category 4 storm to a Category 5, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Friday.
Man charged with threatening Congress members over phone
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 23:18:54 GMT
Authorities say a Florida man left threatening rants about gun control, illegal immigration, homosexuals, black people and Muslims for three Democratic members of Congress.
Heiress pleads guilty in NXIVM sex slave case
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 23:08:16 GMT
A wealthy heiress has pleaded guilty to charges implicating her in a sex-trafficking conspiracy case against an upstate New York self-help group.
The Latest: Academy stands by decision to expel Polanski
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 22:49:27 GMT
The Latest on Roman Polanski asking a court to reinstate his film academy membership (all times local): 3:45 p.m.
Prosecutor: No charges against Arkansas officer in shooting
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 22:46:59 GMT
Prosecutors have declined to file charges against a Little Rock police officer who fatally shot a man by firing at least 15 times into the windshield as the car was in motion.
Officials: South Carolina school girl died of natural causes
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 22:45:29 GMT
A South Carolina prosecutor says the investigation into the death of a 5th grader last month was due to natural causes and not a fight with another student.