News

June, 2016

  • 3 June

    Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali Dies at 74

    Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali Dies at 74

    The man simply known as “The Greatest” has died. Muhammad Ali inspired millions with his dominance in the ring and his humanitarian efforts outside of it. He was born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. in west Louisville in January 1942. During which time World War II was taking its toll on …

  • 3 June

    Fort Hood, Texas: 9 Soldiers Dead After Vehicle Swept Away in Flood Waters

    Fort Hood, Texas: 9 Soldiers Dead After Vehicle Swept Away in Flood Waters

    The death toll in a tragic flooding accident at Fort Hood climbed to nine Friday after search and rescue crews recovered the bodies of four service members who went missing when fast-moving Texas floodwaters swept away their truck Thursday. Three other soldiers inside the vehicle were rescued when the tactical vehicle …

  • 3 June

    Facebook Fight Over a Guy Led to Teen Mom’s Deadly Stabbing

    Facebook Fight Over a Guy Led to Teen Mom’s Deadly Stabbing

    A year-long feud conducted primarily over Facebook Messenger infiltrated “real life” this week, when the bad blood from that cyber-war boiled over and left an 18-year-old Pennsylvania mother dead. The victim, Kayla VanWert, had been fighting with 16-year-old Cathleen Boyer over Jorge DeJesus, the father of VanWert’s one-year-old daughter. According to reports, it all went down on Sunday night …

  • 3 June

    Airbnb Bans N.C. Host Who Used Racial Slur Against Black Woman

    Airbnb Bans N.C. Host Who Used Racial Slur Against Black Woman

    Airbnb is investigating claims of racism by some of its users. The latest incident involves a Northwestern University student identified only as “Jane” who needed a temporary place to stay in Charlotte, reports CBS News correspondent Vladimir Duthiers. She received messages, apparently from the North Carolina Airbnb host, that were so offensive, the …

  • 3 June

    Former Heavyweight Champion Muhammad Ali on Life Support After Being Hospitalized

    Former Heavyweight Champion Muhammad Ali on Life Support After Being Hospitalized

    PHOENIX – Boxing legend Muhammad Ali spent a second day in an area hospital Friday, fighting a respiratory problem that’s worried his family and set off a media frenzy of speculation about his latest health woes. Ali, 74, considered by many to be the greatest boxer of all time and whose gift of gab rivaled his …

  • 3 June

    Bagpipes The Penguin Has New Happy Feet!

    Bagpipes the penguin has new happy feet! In 2007, a little blue penguin lost his left foot when it got caught in a fishing line. He was rescued and hereby named, Bagpipes. But this week, Bagpipes got a new 3D printed limb fitted for him, and now he’s back on …

  • 3 June

    Phoenix: Mother Stabs 3 Sons to Death Before Attempting to Kill Herself

    Phoenix: Mother Stabs 3 Sons to Death Before Attempting to Kill Herself

    A small vigil is growing where a mother who allegedly stabbed her three children to death at a home near Interstate 17 and Bell Road. Police confirm that the children were partially dismembered. There were some flowers and toys placed outside the crime scene tape on Thursday night. “You feel bad for the …

  • 3 June

    Hokkaido, Japan: 7-Year-Old Boy Left in Forest by Parents as Punishment Found Alive After 6 Days

    Hokkaido, Japan: 7-Year-Old Boy Left in Forest by Parents as Punishment Found Alive After 6 Days

    A boy missing in remote woods in Japan since Saturday after being left alone by his parents as punishment has been found alive and well. Seven-year-old Yamato Tanooka was found in a military training base near Shikabe in Hokkaido, just a few kilometres from where he was left. His parents …

  • 2 June

    VIDEO Protesters Attack Donald Trump Supporters Outside San Jose, California Rally

    VIDEO Protesters Attack Donald Trump Supporters Outside San Jose, California Rally

    Further outbreaks of violence outside Trump rally as police stand back There are more scuffles outside the San Jose venue where Trump was speaking earlier. With police continuing to stand back there have been reports now of several attacks on supporters of the Republican presidential candidate. The video below from  reporter Nicky Woolf shows …

  • 2 June

    Black Lives Matter Leader Jasmine Richards Convicted On “Felony Lynching” Charges

    Black Lives Matter Leader Jasmine Richards Convicted On “Felony Lynching” Charges

    Pasadena, CA — Black Lives Matter leader Jasmine Abdullah, better known as Jasmine Richards, was convicted of felony lynching on Wednesday after a jury deliberated for just two hours. Anti-Media was in the courtroom covering the trial, in which Richards became the first black person in the U.S. to be convicted of lynching. Jasmine Richards’ Message …