Gun violence

Gina DeJesus, woman held captive by Ariel Castro, carjacked at gunpoint

Gina DeJesus, woman held captive by Ariel Castro, carjacked at gunpoint

37 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CLEVELAND - The FOX 8 I-Team learned Gina DeJesus, one of the three women held captive in Cleveland, was robbed during an armed carjacking. DeJesus made national headlines in...
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Newlywed kills husband in self-defense after he almost choked her to death, attorney says

Newlywed kills husband in self-defense after he almost choked her to death, attorney says

43 minutes ago   |   WYFF

The defense attorney for a Georgia woman charged in her husband's fatal shooting says he plans to argue she was a victim of domestic violence, who shot the man in self-defense.
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UN envoy asks Thai leader's aid in ending crisis in Myanmar

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune

The United Nations' special envoy on Myanmar met with Thailand's prime minister on Friday as she continues efforts to end violence in Myanmar sparked by a military takeover in...
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Three people slashed, one punched in chain of attacks on NYC subway train

Three people slashed, one punched in chain of attacks on NYC subway train

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

The violence began around 4:25 a.m. when a man sitting on a southbound 4 train was pushed by two strangers, cops said. One of them displayed a knife and slashed him in the face.
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Can The Young Guns In Men's Tennis Dethrone Rafael Nadal And Novak Djokovic? ‘I Don't See Anyone There Yet,' Reilly Opelka Says

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

Give Reilly Opelka credit for his honesty.
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Palestinians flee as Israeli artillery pounds northern Gaza

Palestinians flee as Israeli artillery pounds northern Gaza

3 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - Palestinian families grabbed their children and belongings and fled neighborhoods on the outskirts of Gaza City on Friday as Israel unleashed heavy...
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9 people injured in Rhode Island shooting, police say

9 people injured in Rhode Island shooting, police say

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Nine people were injured in a drive-by shooting in Providence, Rhode Island, according to Providence Police Commander Thomas Verdi. The shooting occurred...
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Man shot and killed during argument between 3 other motorcyclists off Northwest Freeway

3 hours ago   |   ABC

Police said there was some sort of argument between the victim and three other motorcyclists before one pulled out a gun and opened fire.
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Can Biden Pivot to Asia While Israel and Gaza Burn?

Can Biden Pivot to Asia While Israel and Gaza Burn?

3 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

Violence between Israelis and Palestinians is dragging the United States back into a conflict it hoped to avoid as it refocuses attention away from the Middle East.
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Lies on Social Media Inflame Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Misinformation has flourished on Twitter, TikTok, Facebook and other social media about the violence between Israelis and Palestinians.
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New York's Elise Stefanik Installed As New GOP Conference Chair

New York's Elise Stefanik Installed As New GOP Conference Chair

The vote came two days after House Republicans ousted Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney from the leadership role after her continued criticism of former President Donald Trump. (Image... Read more ...

Elon Musk's net worth plummets by $25 billion after a tumultuous week

Elon Musk's net worth plummets by $25 billion after a tumultuous week

Summary List Placement Elon Musk's net worth dropped by $25 billion within the week Tesla stopped accepting Bitcoin payments and the billionaire hosted Saturday Night Live. The... Read more ...

CDC director: Mask-wearing will ‘be hard to let go' despite new guidance

CDC director: Mask-wearing will ‘be hard to let go' despite new guidance

Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said on Friday that mask-wearing will “be hard to let go” of for some and argued Americans should... Read more ...

Unemployment benefits are competitive with most states' average wages - and...

Unemployment benefits are competitive with most states' average wages - and it could explain why Americans aren't rushing back to work

Summary List Placement The federal government significantly expanded unemployment benefits for much of the pandemic as millions of Americans lost their jobs amid lockdowns... Read more ...

You still need to wear a mask on planes, trains, and buses - even if you've...

You still need to wear a mask on planes, trains, and buses - even if you've been fully vaccinated

Summary List Placement The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that fully-vaccinated Americans don't have to wear masks indoors , provided individual... Read more ...

Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of...

Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of Its Kind In The State

ST. PAUL, MINN. - The Minnesota House on Thursday night approved a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state, a historic vote for an effort some have been... Read more ...

Irish health system says it's targeted in ransomware attack

Irish health system says it's targeted in ransomware attack

LONDON - Ireland's health service shut down its IT systems on Friday after being targeted in what it called a “significant ransomware attack." The Health Service Executive said... Read more ...

Hoping for unity, GOP set to put Rep. Elise Stefanik in top House post

Hoping for unity, GOP set to put Rep. Elise Stefanik in top House post

Republicans are ready to vault New York Rep. Elise Stefanik into the ranks of the party's House leadership. Read more ...

Walmart, Target, and Starbucks are keeping mask mandates despite the CDC...

Walmart, Target, and Starbucks are keeping mask mandates despite the CDC relaxing guidance for vaccinated people. Here's how stores are responding to the new guidelines

Summary List Placement The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday relaxed guidance for mask-wearing in indoor and outdoor spaces for fully vaccinated people... Read more ...

Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing mom goes viral on TikTok

Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing mom goes viral on TikTok

A Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing her mother has gone viral on TikTok. Read more ...