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Imposter scams employ new tech and techniques to steal retirees' savings

Sunday  12:42,   15 december 2019
nbcnews

"They're retired, you know, they lost everything. And so they're still struggling with paying the bills and everything," said the daughter of one victim.The late-night caller said McGlone's nephew was in legal trouble and needed immediate... >>>

Videos showing 'heinous' killing of police officer sitting in patrol car released

Sunday  11:48,   15 december 2019
abcnews.go

Officer Stephen Carr was shot 10 times in the head while sitting in a patrol car.The Washington County Sheriff's Office on Friday reluctantly released the preliminary findings from the state's medical examiner's officer and a series of surveillance... >>>

18 powerful images from the biggest news of the US military in 2019

Sunday  10:21,   15 december 2019
businessinsider

US service members and their commander-in-chief continued to make headlines in the news throughout the... >>>

Rosa Porto, founder of popular Porto's Bakery & Cafe, dies at 89

Sunday  10:21,   15 december 2019
latimes

Rosa Porto, the baker and Cuban émigré who founded the popular Porto's Bakery & Café chain in Southern California with her family, died Friday, according to the business's Instagram page. "I learned by breaking eggs and from... >>>

Vandalism at synagogue in Beverly Hills, California, investigated as possible hate crime

Sunday  08:25,   15 december 2019
nbcnews

The suspect overturned furniture and damaged several "Jewish relics," police said.The suspect overturned furniture, threw brochures and materials around and damaged several "Jewish relics" at Nessah Synagogue, police said in a... >>>

250,000 tons of plastic "nurdles" pollute our oceans every year

Sunday  08:05,   15 december 2019
cbsnews

In North America, the problem is worst in the Gulf of Mexico.In Cox Creek off the Gulf of Mexico, there are countless nurdles from the Taiwanese conglomerate Formosa Plastics factory nearby, "CBS This Morning: Saturday" co-host Jeff Glor... >>>

Rescue worker found dead during search for missing hiker on Mt. Baldy

Sunday  08:05,   15 december 2019
latimes

A member of the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department search and rescue team was found dead in the ice and snow Saturday during a search of Mt. Baldy for a missing hiker. At some point during the search operation the team member became >>>

A student in New Mexico was arrested on a gun charge. A tipster told the FBI he had a kill list

Sunday  06:12,   15 december 2019
cnn

A student attending a New Mexico university was arrested on federal court charges a day before his graduation, according to court documents and his attorney. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Military investigating possible white power signs flashed by students during Army-Navy telecast

Sunday  06:02,   15 december 2019
nbcnews

"West Point is looking into it and we do not know the intent of the cadets," a spokesman said.Pregame festivities aired by ESPN showed cadets on both sides of the rivalry — two West Point cadets and one Naval Academy midshipman — making gestures as... >>>

Body of Willa Rawlings, who was swept away in floodwaters, recovered at Roosevelt Lake, officials confirm

Sunday  04:55,   15 december 2019
azcentral

The Gila County Sheriff's Office announced Friday that it believes it has recovered the body of Willa Rawlings, 6, who was swept away in floodwaters. Two other children, Willa's brother, Colby Rawlings, and cousin Austin Rawlings, both 5, also... >>>

Immigration Tent Courts at Border Raise Due-Process Concerns

Sunday  04:05,   15 december 2019
online.wsj

Asylum seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border make their cases in improvised tent courts, where they appear to judges via video. That has raised due-process complaints from immigrant-rights advocates and the union representing immigration judges.Inside a >>>

Former Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s 428 pardons are upsetting both Democrats and Republicans

Sunday  02:40,   15 december 2019
vox

Before leaving office, Bevin pardoned a number of people incarcerated for violent crimes, a decision Democrats slammed and Mitch McConnell called “completely inappropriate.”The decision has drawn criticism from both the left and the right, with... >>>

California utility scrambles to renegotiate wildfire deal

Sunday  00:55,   15 december 2019
msn

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom's opposition to Pacific Gas & Electric's restructuring plan just a week after it struck a $13.5 billion settlement with fire victims is forcing the nation's largest utility to go back >>>

All eight people injured in NAS Pensacola shooting released from hospital

Sunday  00:05,   15 december 2019
pnj

More than a week after the deadly shooting at NAS Pensacola, all eight of the people who were injured have been released from the hospital. Base officials confirmed Saturday that the last person who was hospitalized has since been discharged.The... >>>

Woman in sanctuary in Austin threatened with renewed fines, prosecution

Saturday  23:51,   14 december 2019
statesman

Two months after Immigration and Customs Enforcement dropped its intention to fine an Austin-based asylum seeker more than $300,000, ICE this month sent her a new warning letter: If she fails to leave the country per her order of removal, she may... >>>