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Inside the secret U.S. stockpile meant to save us all in a bioterror attack

Tuesday  13:46,   24 april 2018
MSN

The Trump administration's plan to shift oversight of the Strategic National Stockpile is raising concerns about its ability to deliver lifesaving medical supplies “the last mile” to people in need.Subscribe to the Post Most newsletter: Today’s[...]

Commission begins probe into Florida high school massacre

Tuesday  13:06,   24 april 2018
Associated Press

A commission tasked with investigating government actions surrounding the Florida high school massacre and the state's other mass shootings is set to hold its first meeting. The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission is to [...]

Attorney: California police shot unarmed black man 10 times

Tuesday  13:06,   24 april 2018
Associated Press

Lawyers for the family of a black man killed by police in a busy Southern California parking lot say an autopsy found he was shot 10 times and died from choking on his own blood as police delayed getting him medical help. The autopsy[...]

GQ magazine puts Bible on list of classic books not worth reading, incurs the wrath of Christians

Tuesday  13:06,   24 april 2018
USA TODAY

GQ has sparked a social media storm by calling the Bible “repetitive and contradictory” and placed it on a list of “21 Books You Don’t Have to Read.” “The Holy Bible is rated very highly by all the people who supposedly live by it but who in[...]

Waffle House defends Alabama officers in controversial arrest caught on video

Tuesday  10:06,   24 april 2018
FOX News

Waffle House on Monday defended police intervention at an Alabama restaurant where a woman’s arrest, captured on video, raised questions about possible mistreatment at the hands of police. Video posted online showed officers arguing with a woman and [...]

98-year-old woman serves as matron of honor for her 23-year-old friend

Tuesday  09:15,   24 april 2018
CBS News

Naomi Wooten was initially reluctant to be matron of honor for her friend, 23-year-old Bethany Shaw"He was in the Panama Canal and he wrote me a letter and asked if i'd marry him," she explained. "He sent me a diamond ring through the[...]

Who is Jack Johnson and why would Trump pardon him?

Tuesday  09:00,   24 april 2018
FOX News

President Trump has said that he is considering pardoning the late the late boxer, Jack Johnson. The president said on social media that he is considering a full presidential pardon after speaking to Sylvester Stallone, a supporter of Trump’s and an [...]

Southern California home prices jump to a new record high

Tuesday  09:00,   24 april 2018
Tribune News Service

Southern California's median home price jumped 8.4 percent in March from a year earlier, setting a new all-time high, as hopeful buyers engaged in bidding wars over a limited supply of homes on the market. The six-county region's median[...]

Minivan driver trying to parallel park kills 8-year-old boy

Tuesday  09:00,   24 april 2018
New York Daily News

An 8-year-old boy was tragically hit and killed by a minivan in the Bronx on Monday night, police said.Load[...]

Father of Waffle House suspect was advised to keep guns away from son

Tuesday  08:56,   24 april 2018
CBS News

Travis Reinking was arrested last June for threatening someone with an AR-15, and a month later was arrested near the White House after demanding to see President Trump. Illinois sheriff deputies then took away Reinking's four guns and gave them to [...]

Nashville Shooting Suspect Once Had His Guns Taken Away. He Got Them Back.

Tuesday  07:05,   24 april 2018
The New York Times

Officials took the Nashville shooting suspect’s guns after a run-in at the White House last year. But his father gave the guns back.NASHVILLE — He was once reported to the police in Illinois for stashing an AR-15 in the trunk of his car and then[...]

Michigan boy, 5, says substitute teacher aide taped his mouth shut, tossed lunch

Tuesday  05:45,   24 april 2018
USA TODAY

Abdul Dannaoui, 5, said two of his preschool teachers taped his mouth shut and threw his food out.Load[...]

For the second time in six months, Tennessee community experiences a mass shooting

Tuesday  05:45,   24 april 2018
MSN

First a church, now a Waffle House: Community on Nashville’s outskirts shaken by attacks.Waffle House patron, James Shaw, Jr. (C), who stopped the shooting at a Waffle House where a gunman opened fire killing four and injuring two, attends a press[...]

Family blames mental health system for teen's suicide

Tuesday  05:35,   24 april 2018
NBC News

Jordan Binion's parents said they put him in a psychiatric hospital, but he didn't want to stay. They learned only later that they could have forced him to.At their home outside Seattle, with horses grazing in their back pasture, Will and[...]

Stephon Clark's brother, Stevante, released from jail

Tuesday  05:35,   24 april 2018
KCRA Sacramento

The brother of Stephon Clark was released from jail Monday after he was arrested last week on a felony threat charge, according to Sacramento County Jail records. Stevante Clark, 25, was taken into custody around 10 a.m. Thursday at a house in the[...]