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Police offer few details in wake of transgender woman found burned beyond recognition

Tuesday  09:00,   17 september 2019

The woman died Sept. 4, but police are not labeling it a hate crime... >>>

Cornell Med school debuts free admission for some students

Tuesday  07:40,   17 september 2019

Students may graduate medical school with a new title, but often leave with something else: Massive student loans. But that won't be the case for these future... >>>

The Cost of Running Guantánamo Bay: $13 Million Per Prisoner

Tuesday  06:55,   17 september 2019

This article was produced in partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. GUANTÁNAMO BAY, Cuba — Holding the Nazi war criminal Rudolf Hess as the lone prisoner in Germany’s Spandau Prison in 1985 cost an estimated $1.5 million in... >>>

UW Barred Owl Now 'Appropriately Defensive' And Eating

Tuesday  06:01,   17 september 2019

UW Barred Owl Now 'Appropriately Defensive' And... >>>

Homeowner shoots and kills 3 masked men in possible 'stand your ground' case

Tuesday  06:00,   17 september 2019

A Georgia homeowner is being questioned after killing three masked men around 4 a.m. EST... >>>

Edward Snowden Is Exposing His Own Secrets This Time

Tuesday  06:00,   17 september 2019

Edward Snowden doesn’t share new state secrets in his memoir, Permanent Record, which The Daily Beast obtained a copy of ahead of its release Tuesday. But he does offer some personal ones, from his transformation into America’s most famous... >>>

Pentagon puts brakes on 3 border barrier projects because of cost

Tuesday  05:00,   17 september 2019

Money was diverted to the projects, but it wasn’t... >>>

3-year-old boy seen hanging off 13th-floor air conditioner

Tuesday  02:50,   17 september 2019

A New York City mother is facing criticism after her toddler was filmed hanging near an air conditioning unit on the 13th floor of an apartment building. © Jennifer Mares A toddler was filmed hanging from an air conditioning unit on the 13th floor... >>>

Women’s March replaces three original leaders, after anti-Semitism accusations, with 16 board members

Tuesday  02:45,   17 september 2019

Calls for the co-chairs to resign arose before the 2019 Women’s March on Washington. • Shawna Knipper, an advocate for organ transplants who received a kidney donation in 2014 and an organizer with Women’s March Pennsylvania. • Isa Noyola, a Latina... >>>

4-Year-Old Believed To Have Been Shot & Killed By Sibling Identified

Tuesday  00:10,   17 september 2019

Officials in Fort Worth have identified the 4-year-old boy shot and killed -- allegedly by a relative -- over the... >>>

Group sues Trump administration for info related 'attempts to politicize NOAA'

Monday  23:30,   16 september 2019

A pro-democracy group sued the Trump administration Monday to force the release of public documents they believe will shed light on politicization of science at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).Democracy Forward filed the... >>>

Exclusive: Russia carried out a 'stunning' breach of FBI communications system, escalating the spy game on U.S. soil

Monday  23:30,   16 september 2019

Exclusive: Russia carried out a 'stunning' breach of FBI communications system, escalating the spy game on U.S.... >>>

In an 'I am Spartacus' moment, Birmingham Weather Office staff members refused to reveal who wrote the tweet contradicting Trump's incorrect Hurricane Dorian forecast

Monday  22:16,   16 september 2019

After Trump said that Hurricane Dorian was headed to Alabama, the National Weather Service's Birmingham office set the record straight in a tweet that caused massive... >>>

More than half of teens say they're 'afraid' and 'angry' about climate change — and 1 in 4 of them are doing something about it

Monday  22:01,   16 september 2019

Teenagers in the US are afraid of climate change but are also increasingly participating in activist activity, according to a new... >>>

8 Years of Trump Tax Returns Are Subpoenaed by Manhattan D.A.

Monday  22:01,   16 september 2019

State prosecutors in Manhattan have subpoenaed President Trump’s accounting firm to demand eight years of his personal and corporate tax returns, according to several people with knowledge of the matter. The subpoena opens a new front in a... >>>