Lee Joon-Seok, Captain Of Doomed South Korea Ferry, Sentenced To 36 Years In Prison

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Enraged parents wept and screamed as a judge sentenced a South Korean ferry captain to 36 years in prison Tuesday for negligence and abandoning passengers when his ship sank earlier this year, killing more than 300 people, mostly high school students. The highly anticipated verdict came on the same day officials called off searches for […]

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Texas teacher likely to lose her job after Twitter rant urging ‘crackers’ to kill themselves

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A Texas teacher will likely lose her job over her profane Twitter rant. Vinita Hegwood has admitted she made the post on the social media site during an online debate over the police shooting of an unarmed teen in Ferguson, Missouri,reported KRLD-TV. “Who the f*ck made you dumb duck *ss crackers think I give a […]

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Cops shoot woman after boyfriend asks for help in dispute: ‘Why would you kill her?’

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  A Michigan man said he doesn’t understand why police shot and killed his girlfriend during a domestic dispute call at his home. Victor Stephens said he called police about 11:45 p.m. Sunday seeking help because his 40-year-old girlfriend, who he said had a history of mental illness, became belligerent after they had been drinking. […]

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Nancy Grace sued for continuing to describe man cleared by police a ‘textbook serial killer’

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A Colorado man says Nancy Grace showed his photograph on TV and described him as a serial killer even after police cleared him of wrongdoing. Benjamin Seibert was branded a “selfie stalker” after his photo was discovered on a cell phone that belonged to a burglary victim. The case became a national story in late […]

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8-year-old watches officer brutally beat mom, smash her face into a table after reports of ‘yelling’

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A Winnipeg woman said this week that she had filed a complaint after an officer beat her in her own home as her 8-year-old son watched. Lana Sinclair told CBC that Winnipeg police officers showed up on Halloween night to investigate reports of “yelling.” One officer spoke to her son, while another officer talked to […]

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New York doctor now free of Ebola discharged from hospital

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A New York doctor who has recovered from Ebola left the hospital on Tuesday and urged support for U.S. health workers treating patients in West Africa so they do not face “stigma and threats” when they return home. The discharge of Dr. Craig Spencer, 33, who worked with Ebola patients in Guinea and had been […]

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Elon Musk wants to provide global Internet access via satellites

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High-tech entrepreneur Elon Musk has reportedly added global Internet access from satellites to his vision of a future alongside sporty electric cars and private space exploration. The billionaire behind auto-maker Tesla and the SpaceX program is working on the project with satellite-industry veteran Greg Wyler, who spent some time devoted to a similar mission at […]

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Massachusetts school first in the nation to deploy new ‘shooter detection system’

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A Massachusetts school will become the first in the United States to introduce a security system designed to alert authorities to the presence of a shooter in the building, officials said. The technology, already deployed by the U.S. military in war zones, is being marketed to schools and other public spaces across the country after […]

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Christian radio host admits to sexually abusing 11-year-old boy while another man watched

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A Grand Rapids, Michigan Christian radio broadcaster was sentenced on Monday to at least 25 years in prison for the rape of an 11-year-old boy. According to the Battle Creek Enquirer, 35-year-old John Balyo plead guilty to the sexual assault, which Balyo arranged with the help of another man, Ronald L. Moser, 42, of Battle […]

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Apple Faces Lawsuit Over Vanishing Text Messages

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Apple Inc was ordered to face a U.S. federal lawsuit claiming it failed to tell consumers that its messaging system would block them from receiving text messages if they switched to Android-based smartphones from iPhones. U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California said Apple must face plaintiff Adrienne Moore’s claim that the message […]

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