• Three people indicted in boy's death on Kansas Schlitterbahn water slide
Three people indicted in boy's death on Kansas Schlitterbahn water slide

Jeffrey W. Henry, one of the water slide's designers and an owner of Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts, expressed concerns before the slide opened that he could be hurt or killed riding it, according to records obtained by investigators.

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  • California county considers fighting state's 'sanctuary' law
California county considers fighting state's 'sanctuary' law

California's "sanctuary law" has recently encountered resistance to this risky policy from multiple communities in California. Orange County leaders planned Tuesday to mull action against the law that bars police in many cases from turning over suspects to federal agents for deportation, the Associated Press reports .

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  • Self-Help Leader Forced Female Clients into Sexual Slavery Cult
Self-Help Leader Forced Female Clients into Sexual Slavery Cult

The man, Keith Raniere, was arrested by federal officials in Mexico, where he has lived for the past five months, one federal official said . A number of women came forward for an investigation published in the New York Times newspaper in October, which led to the United States attorney's office in Brooklyn opening an investigation into the ...

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  • Trump floats using Pentagon budget to pay for Mexico border wall
Trump floats using Pentagon budget to pay for Mexico border wall

The rumors surrounding where the president might search for funding for the wall began circulating earlier this week when he tweeted , "Build WALL through M!" which some believed meant "military". Pentagon spokesman Chris Sherwood referred all questions on the wall to the White House , where spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders deflected them, sa...

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  • Dow Jones rises 669 points as trade war fears subside
Dow Jones rises 669 points as trade war fears subside

USA stocks tumbled on both Thursday and Friday last week after President Donald Trump unveiled tariffs on up to US$60 billion of Chinese imports and vowed to counter China's alleged "theft" of American intellectual property. The S&P 500 gained 1.66 percent to 2,631.14 and the Nasdaq Composite rose more than 2 percent to 7,134.25. All the 11 maj...

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  • Death toll tops 50 after Russian shopping mall blaze
Death toll tops 50 after Russian shopping mall blaze

Anna Kuznetsova, Russia's children's rights commissioner, said the fire had been caused by incompetence and that similar shopping centres across Russia should be urgently checked. Witnesses told Russian media they saw people jumping from the windows in desperate efforts to escape. The fire wasn't extinguished until early Monday morning.

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  • Wilke Sells 250 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock
Wilke Sells 250 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock

The company has a market capitalization of $724,011.38, a price-to-earnings ratio of 327.97, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 6.58 and a beta of 1.54. (NASDAQ: AMZN ). Diker Limited Liability Corp accumulated 3,000 shares. Hap Trading Limited Liability holds 25,681 shares. Broadfin Cap Ltd Co holds 1.49 million shares or 2.73% of its portfolio...

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  • Apple tweaks iPad for students but holds price steady
Apple tweaks iPad for students but holds price steady

Apple is rolling out a new educational app and giving away extra online storage to teachers and students in an attempt to reclaim some of the ground that it has lost in USA classrooms. The new iPad for schools comes with 200GB of free iCloud storage - up from 5GB. Chromebooks have Google's collection of email, document software and other famili...

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  • Retired Justice Stevens: Repeal the Second Amendment
Retired Justice Stevens: Repeal the Second Amendment

Concern that a national standing army might pose a threat to the security of the separate states led to the adoption of that amendment , which provides that "a well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed".

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  • Protest as UK Labour leader under fire over anti-Semitism stance
Protest as UK Labour leader under fire over anti-Semitism stance

CUCA also drew on allegations of anti-Semitism made against the Labour leader himself, which the Association has denounced as "exposing the honest undercurrents of his far-left ideology". The article, on the Jewish Socialists' Group website, highlighted a survey purported to show the "main repository of anti-Semitic views in Britain is among supp...

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  • Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) Holdings Lifted by Brightworth
Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) Holdings Lifted by Brightworth

Chilton Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Gilead Sciences Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $99.22 billion market cap company. 100 funds opened positions while 451 raised stakes. 898.84 million shares or 2.35% less from 920.44 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up...

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  • Egyptians vote in second day of election
Egyptians vote in second day of election

There are few doubts that President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi will win a second term after most challengers withdrew. Tuesday is the second day of the three-day vote - a stretch apparently created to boost participation. The army had ousted Morsi following mass protests against the divisive Islamist, and Sisi remains popular, but tough economic reform...

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  • Fort Collins man arrested for possessing 700000 child porn images
Fort Collins man arrested for possessing 700000 child porn images

The man has been charged with importing child exploitation material and he was also brought to Melbourne's Magistrate's Court the day after his arrest, where he is scheduled to remain in remand until June 29. A booking photo is attached courtesy of the Larimer County Sheriff's Office. James Renke of London is charged with importing, selling or ...

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  • New details emerge in deadly Maryland high school shooting
New details emerge in deadly Maryland high school shooting

Mary's County Sheriff's Office. Rollins then turned a corner and passed several classrooms before the confrontation with the school resource officer, which occurred about three minutes after shooting Willey, the sheriff's office said. Gaskill had arrived within a minute of Rollins shooting 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey in a hallway at Great Mills Hi...

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  • Medford apartment fire sends 2 to hospital
Medford apartment fire sends 2 to hospital

It was heartbreaking when I seen the two kids come outside in the ambulance. Neighbors held the edges of the blanket and told the child to jump. It took firefighters four hours to battle the blaze on a sad, dramatic day for the community.

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  • Attempted Armed Robbery Reported at Robot City Games in Binghamton
Attempted Armed Robbery Reported at Robot City Games in Binghamton

Police then searched the area for the suspects and evidence. A description of the suspect was given to authorities, which portrayed him as a 25-to-35-year-old white male, weighing about 250 pounds and standing six-feet tall, wearing a light-colored baseball hat, a blue and white-colored plaid button-down, long-sleeve shirt, tan trousers and a fak...

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  • UAE and South Korea celebrate completion of Barakah's first nuclear reactor
UAE and South Korea celebrate completion of Barakah's first nuclear reactor

The country is building four APR-1400 nuclear reactors in what is one of the world's largest nuclear newbuild projects and will be the first nuclear reactor in the Gulf. "The UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Programme will play a strategic role in the growth of our nation by enhancing our energy security, diversifying our economy, and creating employmen...

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  • Pop group 100%'s Seo Min-woo passes away at 33
Pop group 100%'s Seo Min-woo passes away at 33

He was 33 years old. The agency earlier released a statement confirming Seo's death. "This is T.O.P Media", it read. We apologise for delivering this sudden and heartbreaking news. His funeral will be carried out quietly in respect to his family's wishes. The boyband 100% debuted in 2012 as a seven-piece in the K-pop genre, a highly visual form...

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  • Father dies saving daughter after car rolls into pond
Father dies saving daughter after car rolls into pond

IFD divers located him with the help of a witness named Chris Cattlett; crews entered the water and pulled the girl's father out. "This dad did everything he could". He was able to get the girl and bring her back to shore before going back into the water to help Burgess, the news station said. Police said the girl uses hearing aids in both ears b...

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  • Warriors' Curry to miss first round of playoffs
Warriors' Curry to miss first round of playoffs

Steph Curry was leading the league with a true shooting percentage of 67.5-percent before his injury. Blake Griffin , before he was traded from the Los Angeles Clippers to the Detroit Pistons , went down with a similar MCL sprain earlier this season and missed 14 games, which amounted to a little more than four weeks.

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  • Photo showing survivor of school shooting tearing up the Constitution is fake
Photo showing survivor of school shooting tearing up the Constitution is fake

She added, "They support safety". A few blocks away, a slightly smaller event was organized by 11-year-old elementary school student Lexington Vickery, who led about 150 cheering classmates and supporters on a raucous march in support of American children.

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  • Friends spot great white shark off Florida coast while fishing
Friends spot great white shark off Florida coast while fishing

They were catching and releasing red snapper and other kinds of fish, the News Journal said. Spotting a Great White shark off the coast of Central Florida has become more common in recent years. "It was not scared". The shark appeared to be investigating the boat, Morningstar said. The fisherman said that after the close encounter with the sh...

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  • Australian Archaeologists Find Surprise Mummy in Egyptian Coffin
Australian Archaeologists Find Surprise Mummy in Egyptian Coffin

Whole mummies are typically left intact, limiting their scientific benefits. Scientists in Australia found the remains of human bones and feet previous year when they opened the coffin. Archaeologist Dr Jamie Fraser said the discovery, only now made public, had been a remarkable moment. Fraser said initial study shows the remains are of a sin...

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  • (NYSE:JPM) Facing Shareholder Backlash Over Oil Sands Financing
(NYSE:JPM) Facing Shareholder Backlash Over Oil Sands Financing

It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. Amarillo National Bank increased its stake in J.P. Morgan Chase & Co Com ( JPM ) by 19.64% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. On Friday, January 19 the insider Scher Peter sold $3.01M. REDW Stanley Financial Advisors LLC now owns 7,042 shares of the financial services provider's ...

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  • JSW Steel planning up to $500M investment in Baytown, including new facility
JSW Steel planning up to $500M investment in Baytown, including new facility

Out of the total investment, $150mn would be used to augment JSW Steel (USA) existing unit. JSW Steel (USA), a subsidiary of JSW Steel, has signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with the state of Texas to invest $500mn. "We want to bring steel manufacturing back to the US". This will come to an end by October 2020 when the second phase of expans...

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