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The US Had Its Lowest Birth Rate Ever Last Year

The US Had Its Lowest Birth Rate Ever Last Year

Photo: Myshanah (Pixabay) American women had fewer children in 2017 than in any year since 1987, according to a new report released by the Centers for Disease and Prevention Thursday. And the overall birth rate was the lowest ever recorded in the US. While there are some positive trends in the report, such as fewer […]

Historic teachers rally in Raleigh draws thousands, sights set on November elections

Historic teachers rally in Raleigh draws thousands, sights set on November elections

CLOSE Teachers from Buncombe County and across the state marched on Raleigh in the March for Students, Rally for Respect on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Angeli Wright, awright@citizen-times.com Buy Photo Thousands of Teachers and supporters from counties all over the state of North Carolina march to the North Carolina State Legislative building in Raleigh during […]

Northeast braces for possible flooding after powerful storms kill two people

Northeast braces for possible flooding after powerful storms kill two people

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10 Kids Taken From California Home, Mom and Dad Deny Torture

10 Kids Taken From California Home, Mom and Dad Deny Torture

10 Kids Taken From California Home, Mom and Dad Deny Torture  U.S. News & World Report 10 children found living in squalor; most were tortured for ‘sadistic purpose,’ authorities say  Los Angeles Times Couple denies torturing their 10 kids in home filled with garbage and human feces  USA TODAY Solano prosecutor says suspected abuse of children inflicted ‘for […]

First lady Melania Trump hospitalized for treatment of benign kidney condition

First lady Melania Trump hospitalized for treatment of benign kidney condition

Last Updated May 14, 2018 5:06 PM EDT First lady Melania Trump underwent an “embolization procedure” to treat a benign kidney condition, the White House said Monday. The first lady’s office said in a statement that the procedure was “successful and there were no complications.”   “Mrs. Trump is at Walter Reed National Military Medical […]

Bounce house flies onto highway and boy emerges from inside with just scrapes: 'The kid got lucky'

Bounce house flies onto highway and boy emerges from inside with just scrapes: 'The kid got lucky'

Bounce house flies onto highway and boy emerges from inside with just scrapes: ‘The kid got lucky’  Los Angeles Times Bounce house blows onto highway with boy inside  WABC-TV Strong winds blow bounce house with 9-year-old boy inside into traffic  WSOC Charlotte Full coverage Source link

US heads off 2 Russian bombers

US heads off 2 Russian bombers

Two Russian long-range bombers were intercepted off the coast of Alaska by a pair of F-22 Raptor fighter jets on Friday, the U.S. military said. The Tu-95 bombers were flying in the Air Defense Identification Zone in the Bering Sea north of the Aleutian Islands, where they were visually identified and shadowed by the U.S. […]

Video shows courtroom melee after guilty verdicts in Florida murder case

Video shows courtroom melee after guilty verdicts in Florida murder case

Video shows a Florida courtroom erupting in violence after four accused killers were found guilty. The wild melee Friday in Ocala involved three of the defendants and court security officers who used stun guns to restore order. Defense attorney Daniel Hernandez is seen being pummeled by his client, Troy Davis. “I got about five punches […]

Lawyer for 2 Schneiderman Accusers Brought Their Claims to Michael Cohen

Lawyer for 2 Schneiderman Accusers Brought Their Claims to Michael Cohen

Mr. Gleason refused to identify the officials, and noted that the women he represented were not among the four who came forward this week in an article in The New Yorker that prompted Mr. Schneiderman’s resignation. A spokesman for the law firm of Clayman & Rosenberg, which is representing Mr. Schneiderman, declined to comment. Lawyers […]

Eruption could hurl rocks 'the size of cows' from summit crater, scientists warn

Eruption could hurl rocks 'the size of cows' from summit crater, scientists warn

KILAUEA VOLCANO, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - Scientists renewed their warnings Thursday about the threat of eruptions at Kilauea’s summit crater that could trigger explosions so violent they fling 10-ton boulders as far as a half mile away and send ash columns miles into the sky. Fears of an eruptions are prompting the Hawaii Volcanoes National […]