Month: April 2019

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Alex Wong/Getty Images(INDIANAPOLIS) — Retired Marine Lt. Col. Oliver North announced on Saturday that he will not serve a second term as president of the National Rifle Association, after he said that he has lost support from the gun-rights group’s board following a dispute with longtime NRA chief executive and vice president, Wayne LaPierre. The […]

ABC News(SAN DIEGO) — San Diego police have detained a man in connection with a shooting incident at the Chabad of Poway synagogue, where at least four people were injured during a Passover celebration. The four victims were transported to Palomar Medical Center, but the hospital would not confirm the extent of their injuries. “A […]

iStock(BETHLEHEM, Pa.) — Police in Pennsylvania have arrested a suspect in connection to two separate arson fires at the same church earlier this week. Wilmer J. Ortiz Torres, 43, was arrested Friday and charged with arson, burglary and criminal trespass in the two fires that occurred between Tuesday and Thursday at the Iglesia Pentecostal de […]

ABC News(NEW YORK) — The storm system that brought severe thunderstorms in the Mid-Atlantic and large hail in New England on Friday has moved out of the picture for the weekend. However, a complex storm system developing in the High Plains brought strong winds and hail to parts of Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska and Kansas on […]

Apple Valley Police Department(APPLE VALLEY, Calif.) — The mother of a missing 6-year-old from Southern California has been arrested on child cruelty charges while authorities continue to search for her son. Jackee Flores, 29, has been arrested in connection with the disappearance of her son, Duke, police confirmed Friday. She was arrested the night before. […]

Hugo Police Department(HUGO, Okla.) — Three children were injured as police in Oklahoma opened fire on a robbery suspect Friday evening. The suspect was also shot in the incident. William Devaughn Smith, 21, was located in Hugo, near the Texas-Oklahoma border, where police attempted to take the man into custody, according to the Oklahoma State […]

Franco Origlia/Getty Images(ROME) — Pope Francis donated $500,000 to Mexico-based projects to help migrant communities as media attention fades, the Vatican said Saturday. The funds will be distributed between 27 projects associated with 16 Mexican dioceses and congregations, all of which asked for help to continue providing food, lodging and basic necessities to those fleeing […]

iStock(CHARLOTTESVILE, Va.) — The University of Virginia men’s basketball team has declined an invitation to join President Donald Trump at the White House. Considering the location of its campus — Charlottesville, Virginia — that may come as no surprise. Tony Bennett, the team’s head coach, released a statement on Twitter Friday evening saying the Cavaliers […]

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Friday’s sports events: INTERLEAGUEN.Y. Yankees 7, San Francisco 3 AMERICAN LEAGUEToronto 4, Oakland 2Cleveland 6, Houston 3Minnesota 6, Baltimore 1Chi White Sox 12, Detroit 11L.A. Angels 5, Kansas City 1Seattle 5, Texas 4, 11 Innings NATIONAL LEAGUESan Diego 4, Washington 3Philadelphia 4, Miami 0Milwaukee 10, N.Y. Mets […]

Marvel Studios(LOS ANGELES) — Avengers: Endgame is already breaking records, on its way to what is sure to be a record-shattering opening weekend. The 22nd movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe earned $60 million during Thursday night sneak previews in the States alone, breaking the previous sneak-peek record holder, 2015’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens, […]

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