Gun violence

'We stand for our Muslim brothers & sisters': NZ's Crusaders mull name change after Christchurch

'We stand for our Muslim brothers & sisters': NZ's Crusaders mull name change after Christchurch

33 minutes ago   |   RT

New Zealand rugby union side Canterbury Crusaders are said to be pondering a name change to distance itself from violence against Muslims in the wake of the Christchurch...
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Bolsonaro dismisses links to murder suspects in Fox News interview

1 hour ago   |   Think Progress

Brazil's far right President Jair Bolsonaro on Monday night brushed off suggestions that he might have ties to the men charged with murdering Marielle Franco, a prominent city...
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District attorney: Accelerants found in home where 5 died

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

PITTSFIELD - Authorities have found evidence that accelerants were used to start a fire at a Massachusetts home in which a family of five was found dead in an apparent...
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New Zealand PM vows to deny accused mosque gunman notoriety; gun reform to come 10 days after shooting

3 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

"Give him nothing, not even his name." New Zealand's prime minister declared Tuesday she would do everything in her power to deny the accused mosque gunman a platform for...
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French Priest Says Children Abused by Catholic Church Were 'Seeking Tenderness'

4 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Alain de la Morandais said of church abuse: "We always have the impression that it is a rape, that there is violence. But I do not always think so."
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Trump Is Likely Emboldening Hate Groups Through His Rhetoric

6 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

President Donald Trump regularly engages in both veiled incitement of violence and anti-Muslim bigotry with a kind of casual regularity that almost seems designed to lull us...
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News Brief: Mass Shooting, Midwest Flooding, House Panel Probe

6 hours ago   |   NPR

New Zealand's prime minister promises gun control after Friday's shooting. Vice President Pence to survey flood damage. An update on the House Judiciary Committee's probe into...
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The Conversation: The Kids Aren't All Right

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

And why should they be?
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Donald Trump Is Signaling to White Supremacists That He'll Ignore Their Violence

7 hours ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a Democrat, claimed President Donald Trump sent white supremacists a message in his comments about the New Zealand terror attack.
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Orangutan blinded after being shot dozens of times with air gun

8 hours ago   |   NBC News

An X-ray showed at least 74 air gun pellets in the orangutan, named Hope, including four in its left eyes and two in the right.
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Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

"Jerry Lee Lewis is expected to fully recover with aggressive and intensive rehab," his neurologist said. Read more ...

FBI was investigating Cohen a year before raid, released documents show

FBI was investigating Cohen a year before raid, released documents show

The FBI was looking into Michael Cohen, President Trump's longtime lawyer and fixer, for almost a year before agents raided his home and hotel room last April, according to... Read more ...

Donald Trump Rips Into George Conway: 'Total Loser!'

Donald Trump Rips Into George Conway: 'Total Loser!'

The husband of top White House aide Kellyanne Conway recently suggested Trump is mentally unfit to be president. Read more ...

Teen shown in video pushing friend off bridge pleads guilty

Teen shown in video pushing friend off bridge pleads guilty

A teen who shoved her pal off a 60-foot Washington state bridge last year - leaving the victim with five broken ribs and a punctured lung - has pleaded guilty to the stunt. A... Read more ...

PSG scores legal win over UEFA in financial monitoring case

PSG scores legal win over UEFA in financial monitoring case

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Paris Saint-Germain has won an initial legal battle with UEFA over the monitoring of its spending on player transfers and wages. Read more ...

‘You will never hear me mention his name': New Zealand's PM hopes to deny...

‘You will never hear me mention his name': New Zealand's PM hopes to deny shooter notoriety

DUNEDIN, New Zealand - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she would deny the accused gunman the fame he sought by refusing to even speak his name in an emotive... Read more ...

Fast luck: Tourist wins $1M jackpot in under 5 minutes

Fast luck: Tourist wins $1M jackpot in under 5 minutes

The lucky win happened on St. Patrick's Day. Read more ...

Saint Joseph's fires longtime basketball coach Phil Martelli

Saint Joseph's fires longtime basketball coach Phil Martelli

Phil Martelli, 64, has been the head coach at Saint Joseph's since 1995, going 444-328 in that span. Read more ...

US Sen. Markey to give away campaign donations from Kraft

US Sen. Markey to give away campaign donations from Kraft

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey says he will donate campaign contributions he received from New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft to an organization that works to end human trafficking. Read more ...

Head Of Japan's Olympic Committee Steps Down Amid Tokyo 2020 Corruption Probe

Head Of Japan's Olympic Committee Steps Down Amid Tokyo 2020 Corruption Probe

French prosecutors suspect the Tokyo bid committee of paying bribes to host the 2020 Games. Tsunekazu Takeda, who also chairs the IOC's Marketing Commission, maintains his... Read more ...