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September 18, 2019

Veteran found covered in ants at VA facility in his final days
The head of the Veterans Health Administration announced a series of major changes at an assisted-living facility days after a dying Air Force veteran was twice found covered in ants in his bed. ... More >>

A YouTuber and his friend were arrested and jailed near Area 51
Two Dutch friends said they just wanted a good look at the mysterious Area 51 before leaving the US, but they ended up in a Nevada jail, instead. ... More >>

MLB star accused of soliciting a child for unlawful sexual conduct
Pittsburgh Pirates' all-star closer Felipe Vázquez was arrested Tuesday on a felony count of soliciting a child for unlawful sexual conduct using computer services or devices, and also faces serious charges in Pennsylvania, according to statements from authorities and court documents. ... More >>

Chick-fil-A employee springs into action to save a customer's life
Chick-fil-A saves lives. Literally. ... More >>

Coach was offered a big raise after winning the championship. Here's why he turned it down
Has Tony Bennett ever seen "Jerry Maguire?" ... More >>

Immigration court backlog exceeds 1 million cases, data group says
The immigration court backlog now exceeds 1 million cases, according to Syracuse University's Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, which tracks immigration court data. ... More >>

Analysis: Why race is moving center stage for 2020
An escalating cycle of action and reaction between President Donald Trump and the Democratic presidential contenders is thrusting issues of race relations and American identity to the center of the developing 2020 campaign. ... More >>

CNN announces details for LGBTQ town hall
Nine Democratic presidential candidates have accepted the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's invitation to participate in a CNN town hall next month focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer issues. HRC is billing the October 10 town hall in Los Angeles, "Power of our Pride," and it ... More >>

The US Navy just confirmed these UFO videos are the real deal
The US Navy has finally acknowledged footage purported to show UFOs hurtling through the air. And while officials said they don't know what the objects are, they're not indulging any hints either. ... More >>

How Hasbro managed a stunning comeback in a post-Toys-'R'-Us world
Christmas is still more than three months away. But it feels like the holidays are already here for Hasbro shareholders. The stock is up more than 45% this year and CEO Brian Goldner is feeling pretty bullish. ... More >>

A rare look inside Samsung's secretive ideas lab
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Want to save on a home? Buy it with some strangers
While looking for a home in Los Angeles, Dan Nufer saw a house in the Glassell Park neighborhood that was better than anything else he'd seen -- newly renovated and larger than the properties he'd already been outbid on. ... More >>

SpaceX wants to beam internet across the southern US by late 2020
SpaceX wants to become one of the world's largest internet providers by deploying a constellation of thousands of satellites to beam broadband from space. And it wants to get it done fast. ... More >>

Navy dad home from Iraq surprises son at school
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Police: Man fatally strikes baby girl in stroller
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Volunteers set footstones for WNC veterans
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Classmates lend blind student a helping hand
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Man climbs 400-foot TV tower at local news station
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Man used social media to set up, murder teen
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Car thief arrested twice by same officers in 24 hr
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170th anniversary of Harriet Tubman's liberation
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Man jumped on school bus, tried to drive off
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Grandmother of kid found on porch worried about parents
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Two Amish men drinking while driving buggy flee from deputies
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Teen burns love letters, starts apartment fire
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Bikers stop for little girl whose mom saved them
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Paralyzed by bullet, artist paints with her mouth
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3-D print helps doctors perform ventricle switch
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NWTC instructor hopes to inspire women welders
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