Swiss police have arrested a 75-year-old woman in connection with the fatal stabbing of a seven-year-old boy on his way home from school.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 7:59 am
Tyson Foods is recalling chicken strips that may contain metal, federal food safety officials said Thursday.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 6:24 am
Kyle Simpson and Gayland Stouffer were cleaning up after the devastating floods in Nebraska when they spotted a small black box in the distance. It just sat there, a dark contrast on a wet and muddy field.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 6:13 am
Broward County Public Schools will expand its investigation into the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, to include the principal Ty Thompson, the county school district spokeswoman told CNN.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 1:32 am
For our readers, real life doesn't have a Hollywood nickname like "Operation Varsity Blues" and the scandal, as it continues to unfold, isn't an abstraction. "It's a slap in the face to the American dream and to the other kids in the Chicago Public School system," said Christian Badillo, the first student from his high school to be admitted to Stanford University, where he is now a senior. It's a reminder that, as graduating high school senior Mick Hashimoto put it, "We are frustrated with what America has become." Hashimoto, like so many of his peers across the country, is waiting this week and beyond for the results of his own college applications.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 11:14 pm
As the tide turns toward a more just criminal justice system, California again has a responsibility to lead the way -- and in doing so, show the world who we are and what we stand for. The death penalty as we know it represents an unfair, unjust and unequal system that does not make us safer.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 7:31 pm
There's nothing like watching a legacy crumble in real time, and these days, one feels spoiled for choice. This week, it is J.K. Rowling's "updates" to the Harry Potter series which has set the world -- or at least, swaths of the internet -- on fire.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 5:14 pm
One of the most challenging things about being the mother to a child with additional needs is the never-ending quest to change the world into a more accessible and nonjudgmental place. Through everyday situations, it often hits home just how far we as a society still need to go.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 12:21 pm