Feed Posts

Here’s what happened in the minutes before Kobe Bryant’s helicopter crash

Here’s what happened in the minutes before Kobe Bryant’s helicopter crash

Hours before their fatal helicopter crash, Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna were taking communion before an early-morning church service. Minutes before the crash, their pilot was trying to get special permission to fly though foggy conditions. Seconds before the crash that killed all nine people on board, the pilot told air traffic control he…MORE

Man arrested for smoking marijuana while in court for marijuana charge

Man arrested for smoking marijuana while in court for marijuana charge

Spencer Boston had a message. And nothing was going to stop him from delivering it — not even jail time. Boston, 20, was in court Monday in Wilson County, Tennessee, facing a simple marijuana possession charge, according to Wilson County Sheriff’s Department Lt. Scott Moore. But as he stood to face Judge Haywood Barry, he…MORE

US Special Ops chief says leadership shortcomings contributed to ‘conditions for unacceptable conduct’

US Special Ops chief says leadership shortcomings contributed to ‘conditions for unacceptable conduct’

The Pentagon is acknowledging that leadership failures within the US special operations community helped foster “conditions for unacceptable conduct,” according to a new report released Tuesday, which comes on the heels of several high-profile scandals and disciplinary cases involving members of the elite units. Gen. Richard Clarke, the head of Special Operations Command, highlighted those…MORE

How the House is slipping away from Republicans

How the House is slipping away from Republicans

As President Donald Trump tours the country holding rallies to support his reelection campaign this fall, he often brags about what the political landscape will look like in January 2021. “95% Approval Rating in the Republican Party,” he tweeted in October 2019. “Thank you! Just won two Congressional Seats in North Carolina, & a Governors…MORE

Kansas lawmakers renew effort to outlaw sexual battery against a spouse

Kansas lawmakers renew effort to outlaw sexual battery against a spouse

Kansas lawmakers are renewing bipartisan efforts to make sexual battery of a spouse illegal. The state House Judiciary Committee on Monday voted to advance HB 2467, a bill that would amend the state’s sexual battery law, according to committee assistant Kathi Rakestraw. Kansas currently defines sexual battery as “the touching of a victim who is…MORE

Justice Department moves to thwart global robocall scheme

Justice Department moves to thwart global robocall scheme

The Justice Department on Tuesday asked a federal judge to shut down a scheme involving companies in New York and Arizona that connect hundreds of millions of robocalls across the country each month. In two first-of-their-kind filings, federal prosecutors in Brooklyn requested temporary restraining orders against five companies and three individuals who allegedly bridged spam…MORE

Playlist

Concert Calendar