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Charles Manson Hospitalized

There are reports that 82-year-old cult leader and mass murderer, Charles Manson, is seriously ill and has been rushed to the hospital.  Reports: Charles Manson hospitalized Via rss.cnn.com 01/03/2017 9:34 PM  Continue Reading

Megyn Kelly Leaves Fox News for NBC

Megyn Kelly, one of the most popular cable news anchors, is leaving Fox News after 12 years to join rival NBC. The NBC signing is a blow to Fox News who developed Kelly into one of its biggest prime-time stars with her nightly show “The Kelly File.” Megyn Kelly leaves Fox News for NBC Via…Continue Reading

Chicago Murder Rate Spikes

The nation’s third-largest city will end 2016 with a surging murder rate, a distrusted police force and a weary populace that has become inured to daily reports of shootings. As Chicago Murder Rate Spikes, Many Fear Violence Has Become Normalized Via www.nytimes.com Activists are despairing over the ceaseless bloodshed in Chicago, where more than 750…Continue Reading

NYPD Will Allow Officers in Turbans

NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill announced the policy change Wednesday, flanked by officers in navy blue turbans fastened with police brass. NYPD Changes Policy, Will Allow Sikh Officers to Wear Turbans, Grow Beards Via ktla.com Sikh officers can now wear full turbans in the New York Police Department. NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill announced the policy change…Continue Reading

Army Apache Crash Kills Two

A U.S. Army National Guard helicopter crashed approximately 25 miles southeast of Houston on Wednesday, tragically killing both crew members. Two dead in Army helicopter gunship crash in Texas Via www.washingtonpost.com The helicopter, an AH-64 Apache gunship, belonged to the Texas Army National Guard’s 36th Combat Aviation Brigade. 12/29/2016 12:06 PM  Continue Reading

Jobless Claims End 2016 on Good Note

Initial jobless claims, a proxy for layoffs across the U.S., decreased by 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 265,000 in the week ended Dec. 24, the Labor Department said Thursday. U.S. Jobless Claims Fell Last Week to 265,000 Via www.wsj.com The number of Americans applying for new unemployment benefits fell last week, remaining at a low…Continue Reading

Japan’s Leader to Visit Pearl Harbor

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to Pearl Harbor takes place just seven months after Obama became the first sitting U.S. president to travel to Hiroshima. Japan’s Leader To Visit Pearl Harbor In Show Of Reconciliation Via www.npr.org Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and President Obama will stand side-by-side at the site of the 1941 attack.…Continue Reading

Carrie Fisher Dies at 60

The Star Wars actress had a heart attack while aboard a flight from London to Los Angeles Friday, about 15 minutes before the plane was to land. Speaking on behalf of Fisher’s daughter Billie Lourd, a family spokesman Simon Halls announced she died. 'Star Wars' Legend Carrie Fisher Dies at 60 Via ew.com Carrie Fisher,…Continue Reading

Ivanka Trump Confronted On Jet Blue Flight

Ivanka Trump was ridiculed by a fellow passenger on a Jet Blue flight to the point where the offender had to be removed. Passenger removed from flight after confrontation with Ivanka Trump Via feeds.reuters.com 12/22/2016 1:24 PM  Continue Reading

N Carolina Bathroom Bill Fails to Get Repealed

North Carolina lawmakers failed to reach a deal yesterday to repeal a controversial law that prevented local governments from passing ordinances that prohibited discrimination in public places based on sexual orientation and gender identity. HB2 law: Legislators fail to repeal North Carolina ‘bathroom bill’ Via www.bbc.co.uk 12/22/2016 12:06 AM   J. Bicking / Shutterstock.comContinue Reading