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January 29, 2020

Lawmaker says he regrets comparing gender reassignment and Nazi experiments
A South Dakota state lawmaker said Tuesday that he regrets recently comparing doctors who assist in the gender reassignment process for transgender youth in the state to Nazi doctor experiments that occurred during the Holocaust. ... More >>

Patrick Frazee's accomplice gets three years for tampering with evidence
A former nurse who pleaded guilty to helping a Colorado man cover up the murder of his fiancée has received the maximum sentence. ... More >>

Authorities believe estranged husband of missing CT mom attempted suicide
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Cuban man's death marks sixth in ICE custody since October
A Cuban man who died Monday morning in Miami is the sixth person to pass away since October while in custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. ... More >>

Analysis: Ken Starr vs. Ken Starr on impeachment
The impeachment of President Bill Clinton in the last years of the 1990s was a deeply divisive fight akin to a "domestic" war -- that, in the end, produced no tangible result and put the country through too much. ... More >>

Pompeo boils over as Ukraine pressure rises
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's efforts to distance himself from the controversy surrounding Ukraine and its role in President Donald Trump's historic impeachment trial collapsed this weekend, days before he leaves for an awkward visit to Kiev after questioning whether Americans "care" about the c... More >>

3 ways Bolton contradicts Trump's defense
New revelations about the Ukraine scandal from former national security adviser John Bolton dealt a significant blow to President Donald Trump's defense strategy, contradicting key elements of the case his attorneys presented to senators in his impeachment trial. ... More >>

Fact check: 4 things Trump's attorney left out
President Donald Trump's lawyer Pam Bondi played a video clip of former Vice President Joe Biden recounting, at a 2018 event, how he had pressured Ukraine to fire its prosecutor general, Viktor Shokin. ... More >>

This grocery store wanted to compete with Whole Foods. Now it's bankrupt
Lucky's Market, the niche grocery chain that bills itself as "organic for the 99%," filed for bankruptcy protection Monday, the latest in a string of grocery store bankruptcies. ... More >>

Jimmy Kimmel ditched his studio audience for a somber tribute to Kobe
Jimmy Kimmel's late night show usually opens with laughter, but on Monday night there was nothing to laugh about. ... More >>

One of the biggest names in cannabis is falling behind in paying vendors
Cannabis dispensary operator MedMen Enterprises had aspirations to be the biggest, most premium player in the emerging industry. It opened locations in Beverly Hills and on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue and grew its name to the extent that it was even parodied on "South Park." ... More >>

Hong Kong stocks drop 2.6% on coronavirus fears
Hong Kong stocks tumbled Wednesday as investors returned from a four-day holiday to weigh the consequences of an escalating coronavirus outbreak. ... More >>

Harrisburg school to lose free breakfast and lunch programs
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Kobe Bryant's foundation donated $1M to NMAAHC
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Multiple coyote sightings in Central Park
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Bedbugs discovery shuts down Pittsburgh schools
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Allen Iverson is missing $500k worth of jewelry
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Woman sues water park for alleged electrocution
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PD: Attacker stabbed in head after rape attempt
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Deputy in critical condition battling flu
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Helicopter pilot: Weather is main safety concern
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Woman accused of giving ex gun used in murder-suicide
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Minnesota woman finds missing dog after 17 months
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Petition to give Browns, Bengals fans medical weed
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Foster child in desperate need of kidney
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Patient held in isolation for possible coronavirus
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PETA honors chickens killed in crash
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Oklahoma man accused of burglarizing restaurant
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Ball State students plan walkout
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