• Fired warehouse worker kills five, himself in Florida
Fired warehouse worker kills five, himself in Florida

When Todd Bluewater arrived at Forsyth Road for work this morning, he found his business surrounded by sheriff's deputies and blocked off. A vote on the proposal is expected in July. Friends of another victim, Jeff Roberts , described him as "a devoted husband, father and grandfather" on a fund-raising website for his family.

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  • Mylan may have overcharged US for EpiPen by $1.27 billion: HHS
Mylan may have overcharged US for EpiPen by $1.27 billion: HHS

The report says that Mylan, by classifying the life-saving allergy shot as a generic drug rather than a brand-name product, shortchanged the Medicaid program for the poor. Federal health officials have said that they told Mylan it was misclassifying EpiPen, and that it should be treated as a brand-name product. EpiPen is an epinephrine injection ...

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  • Morehouse College Interim President William
Morehouse College Interim President William "Bill" Taggart Has Died

Taggart was named interim president in April after replacing John Wilson, who was sacked three months before his contract expired. For the past two years, Bill devoted himself wholeheartedly to Morehouse College. In April, he was named interim president of the highly regarded, all-male historically Black college in Atlanta. "An Atlanta native, Ho...

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  • Trump claims Kushner leaks 'fabricated lies'
Trump claims Kushner leaks 'fabricated lies'

His whirlwind foreign trip over, President Donald Trump is facing old and new political and policy challenges at home. The AP and other news organizations reported that Kushner in December proposed a back channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team.

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  • Kathy Griffin in Tears at Press Conference
Kathy Griffin in Tears at Press Conference

Griffin and celebrity photographer Tyler Shields posted photo and video of her posing with fake head on Tuesday. "They played the victim beautifully". Alec Baldwin , who has been playing the role of Trump on NBC's Saturday Night Live since September 2016, supported Kathy Griffin on his Twitter account Friday night after Griffin ...

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  • Interior chief to review sage-grouse conservation plan
Interior chief to review sage-grouse conservation plan

The Endangered Species Act now in effect requires the US Fish and Wildlife Service to set up a federal ecological rescue plan for grouse if scientists determine the bird faces extinction. Obama's $750 million design was seemingly carried out to keep the greater sage grouse from being listed on the Endangered Species List, which the U.S.

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  • Free Speech Legal Center Threatens To Sue Trump For Blocking Twitter Users
Free Speech Legal Center Threatens To Sue Trump For Blocking Twitter Users

And given his predilection for news-making tweets, it can even feel necessary to follow the personal Twitter account of modern America's fastest-hated president . President Elect Donald Trump gives his first press conference since winning the election, at Trump Tower in NY on January 11. He said the president has a "full day" scheduled that do...

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  • Paris accord could still survive U.S. exit
Paris accord could still survive U.S. exit

As Gia Machlin, Founder and CEO EcoPlum , asserts, "We believe the USA must not go in the wrong direction, but should honor its commitment to the Paris Agreement and almost 200 countries with leadership in the global effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions ".

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  • Bodies found in search for missing Myanmar plane
Bodies found in search for missing Myanmar plane

Are these the most SHOCKING plane crashes in history? Three bodies - those of two adults and a child - were found by a navy ship 35km from the southern costal town of Launglon, the military said. According to the statement, the rescue team recovered bodies of one man, one woman and one child, as well as a tyre believed to be the plane's wheel, ...

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  • Search continues for missing Coralville man; no foul play suspected
Search continues for missing Coralville man; no foul play suspected

Graham was working at 7 Hawkeye Drive in North Liberty when he reportedly was forced into the trunk of his 2016 Volkswagen Jetta. Graham stands 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs about 165 pounds, with shaved brown hair and brown eyes, according to police.

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  • Three lawmakers question Kushner Companies on concerns over White House tie
Three lawmakers question Kushner Companies on concerns over White House tie

Short, senior assistant to White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer , said , ".the question is not if that move happens, but only when. Kushner resigned from running his family's real estate company when he took an official White House job, but did not divest from it.

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  • Jury Seated in Retrial of Ohio Officer Who Killed Motorist
Jury Seated in Retrial of Ohio Officer Who Killed Motorist

A former University of Cincinnati police officer faces a second trial on Thursday on charges that he murdered an unarmed black motorist in a 2015 shooting that sparked debate about US law enforcement's use of excessive force. During the traffic stop, Tensing asked DuBose to remove his seat belt and tried to open the vehicle door. The vehicle star...

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  • Ex-convict arrested in death of 12-year-old Florida girl
Ex-convict arrested in death of 12-year-old Florida girl

Morgan said during questioning Howard told investigators he was not in Florida at the time. This photo made available by the Escambia County Sheriff's Office, Fla., shows Robert Letroy Howard of East Brewton, Ala., under arrest Thursday, June 8, 2017.

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  • James Comey witholds judgment on whether Donald Trump tried to obstruct justice
James Comey witholds judgment on whether Donald Trump tried to obstruct justice

Meanwhile on Wednesday, Democratic members of the intelligence committee asked McCabe and Coats about their interactions with Comey and the president. "[Flynn] is a good guy", Trump supposedly assured Comey. "The president said, 'I need loyalty, I expect loyalty.' I didn't move, speak, or change my facial expression in any way during the awkwar...

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  • Crews recover body of 3rd worker from Wisconsin mill rubble
Crews recover body of 3rd worker from Wisconsin mill rubble

Sixteen people were inside the plant at the time of the explosion. Didion previously identified the three victims who died at the scene as Duelle Block, Robert Goodenow and Pawel Tordoff. A spark from something like a cigarette butt ignites it, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Didion was instructed to fix the cited problems by A...

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  • France launches web platform in response to U.S. decision on Paris Agreement
France launches web platform in response to U.S. decision on Paris Agreement

French President Emmanuel Macron spoke with Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and said it was important to preserve stability in the Gulf and that he supported all initiatives to appease tensions that have erupted between Qatar and some of its Arab neighbours.

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  • Handel, Ossoff dance around Trump in Georgia House race debate
Handel, Ossoff dance around Trump in Georgia House race debate

Out of the 435 seats in the House, 239 are now held by Republicans. There is another debate scheduled this week, and more dollars are coming into the campaign, from Republicans eager to hold on to a seat they've held for decades and Democrats who see a chance not only to send a message to Trump but to lay the groundwork for a hoped-for takeover o...

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  • Gianforte to donate $50000 to press group to settle assault case
Gianforte to donate $50000 to press group to settle assault case

His letter to Jacobs said Gianforte "had no right to assault" the reporter and said his "physical response to your legitimate question was unprofessional, unacceptable and unlawful". "Gianforte grabbed Jacobs by the neck with both hands and slammed him into the ground behind him", wrote Fox News reporter Alicia Alcuna in a first-hand accoun...

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  • Echoes of disappointment surround lawmakers after IL budget stalemate
Echoes of disappointment surround lawmakers after IL budget stalemate

Their funding stalled when a partial budget expired on January 1. Sponsors, along with a wide network of education advocates and school associations, say the proposal would help ensure all students in IL receive a quality education regardless of where they live.

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  • Mark Zuckerberg Talks about Automation at Harvard
Mark Zuckerberg Talks about Automation at Harvard

You can check the Crimson bizarro world in its archived glory here . "This idea was so clear to us, that all people want to connect, so we just kept working on it", he said, recalling early coding sessions in his dorm room. "Next week I'm going back for commencement to get my degree". My friends threw me a going-away party. Facebook Inc . C...

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