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Couple Evicted From RV Park For Being an Interracial Family

Couple Evicted From RV Park For Being an Interracial Family

Stanley Hoskins spent 13 years in Army, serving as a sergeant in the National Guard. His wife, Erica Flores Dunahoo, put down the first month’s rent at a Mississippi RV park, something she says they were doing to get out of financial difficulty. Stanley and Erica moved in with their children and Erica bragged how friendly everyone had been. Unfortunately, once the whole family arrived, the …

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US Navy Seized Weapons Cache in Arabian Sea, Bound to Yemen

MANAMA, Bahrain — The U.S. has seized an illicit shipment of arms, including machine guns and rocket-propelled grenade launchers, that officials said originated in Iran and were intended for Houthi rebels in Yemen. It was the third seizure of weapons by international naval forces in the Arabian Sea in a month, U.S. 5th Fleet said in a statement. In all …

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Chris Stapleton Dominates A.C.M. Awards 2016

Chris Stapleton Dominates A.C.M. Awards 2016

Katy Perry, dressed as a cowgirl with a sparkly magenta microphone, made a cameo to duet with Dolly Parton, while Chris Stapleton had yet another successful night collecting trophies on Sunday at the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards. Mr. Stapleton, who was the breakout star of last year’s Country Music Association Awards and also won his first two Grammys in February, …

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The Panama Papers: How World’s Rich and Famous Hide Their Money Offshore

The Panama Papers: How World’s Rich and Famous Hide Their Money Offshore

The hidden wealth of some of the world’s most prominent leaders, politicians and celebrities has been revealed by an unprecedented leak of millions of documents that show the myriad ways in which the rich can exploit secretive offshore tax regimes. The Guardian, working with global partners, will set out details from the first tranche of what are being called “the …

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Samsung Electronics: Company May Introduce Foldable Smartphone Tablet in 2017

Samsung Electronics: Company May Introduce Foldable Smartphone Tablet in 2017

Samsung’s long-rumoured foldable smartphone could be coming out in 2017, according to reports. Korean technology site ETNews, who cite industry insiders, said the device will look like a regular 5-inch smartphone, slightly smaller than the new Samsung Galaxy S7. Once unfolded, the device’s screen will expand to seven inches, the size of a small tablet.   It’s not clear what the phone will look like or …

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Missouri Veteran Who Escaped Nazi Prison Camp Gets Medal

Missouri Veteran Who Escaped Nazi Prison Camp Gets Medal

Edwin Shifrin’s family knew he successfully escaped from a Nazi prison camp during World War II, but it wasn’t until one of his children started digging into his wartime past that they learned the details of the clever escape. Shifrin, 93, seldom discussed his time at war, but he received a prisoner-of-war medal in February after son Dan Shifrin dug through …

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2 Dead After Amtrak Train Derails Near Philadelphia

2 Dead After Amtrak Train Derails Near Philadelphia

Two construction workers were killed when an Amtrak train traveling from New York to Savannah, Ga., Sunday struck a backhoe that was on the tracks about 15 miles south of Philadelphia, Delaware County officials said. The crash, which occurred around 8 a.m., derailed the lead engine of Palmetto Train 89, according to a statement by Amtrak. One additional person was …

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North Hills, Los Angeles: Father Charged With Killing Son for Being Gay

Father Charged With Killing Son for Being Gay

NORTH HILLS, LOS ANGELES – A 69-year-old man has been charged with one count of premeditated murder as a hate crime after prosecutors say he shot his son to death outside their North Hills home for being gay. Shehada Khalil Issa was arrested Tuesday after Los Angeles police officers found his son’s body outside the home. Issa’s wife, later identified as …

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San Diego County, California: 1 Dead, 5 Hurt After Plane Crashes Into Car

San Diego County, California: 1 Dead, 5 Hurt After Plane Crashes Into Car

A small plane crashed onto a car driving on a highway north of San Diego on Saturday, killing one person and injuring five others, the California Highway Patrol said. The incident happened around 9 a.m. PT (noon ET) in Fallbrook on Interstate 15 North, about 50 miles from San Diego County when a single-engine, fixed-wing aircraft hit a Nissan, CHP …

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