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December 12, 2018

4 days, 5 reports of hate crimes, and a disturbing trend developing in America
Over the course of four days, five reports of hate-related incidents recently made national headlines. The news illustrates a disturbing trend, civil rights groups say. ... More >>

Sentencing of Heather Heyer's killer shows 'we will not tolerate hate,' mother says
Heather Heyer was killed in Charlottesville just as she and her mother had navigated some growing pains and learned to enjoy each other's company, her mother said Wednesday ... More >>

Two earthquakes shake Southeastern US
Two earthquakes struck Wednesday morning in eastern Tennessee, rattling people awake across several Southeastern states. ... More >>

Man uses his cast to save neighbor from fire
A man with a broken arm proved not all heroes wear capes. Sometimes they wear casts. ... More >>

CDC reveals the deadliest drug in the US
Fentanyl is now the most commonly used drug involved in drug overdoses, according to a new government report. The latest numbers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics say that the rate of drug overdoses involving the synthetic opioid skyrocke... More >>

Another first for a 'Sesame Street' Muppet
For the first time, a resident of "Sesame Street" is experiencing homelessness -- and the hope is that her story can help sweep the clouds away for the growing number of young children in the United States without homes to call their own. ... More >>

Michael Cohen sentenced to three years in prison
President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for crimes that included paying to silence women who claimed affairs with Trump during a court proceeding in which the President's one-time "fixer" attributed his offenses to "my duty to cover up... More >>

CNN fact-checks Trump's claim on border arrests
President Trump has stated there have been 10 terror arrests along the US-Mexico border when discussing the need for a wall. CNN's Jim Sciutto looks into this claim. ... More >>

Analysis: The Year of the Woman just roared in Trump's Oval Office
Donald Trump wanted a show in the Oval Office, so he got one. He just never expected that the title of said show would be, "Nancy Pelosi Takes Donald Trump to School." ... More >>

Trump dismisses Russia contacts as 'peanut stuff' after previous denials
President Donald Trump tried to brush off a question in a recent interview about his associates' interactions with Russians ahead of and during his presidential campaign by saying it was just "peanut stuff," despite his earlier blanket denials of any such interactions. ... More >>

'Email killer' wants to transform how global offices work
Emoji, timestamps and local keyboards. These are just some of the things Slack had to worry about as it brought its workplace communication platform overseas. ... More >>

How 3 men created a $1 billion salad chain
When Jonathan Neman, Nathaniel Ru and Nicolas Jammet met as freshman at Georgetown University 15 years ago, they bonded over food. ... More >>

Fear a bear market? Here's where to invest
I want to put some money into alternative investments, but I'm not sure where to begin. What's the safest alternative for an average investor? ... More >>

Lung cancer as chronic disease
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Dog fighting for her life after being shot in the face
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Family: 9-yo killed herself after bullies mocked her
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70 finches hidden inside hair rollers found at airport
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6 arrested for allegedly beating, scalding 3-yo boy
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Store owner saves elderly man from scam attempt
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Mother sues restaurant after son overdoses
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Woman run over on highway was on first date
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PD: 3 women injured in spat over parking spot
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Firefighter was bored, sets 2 homes on fire
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Police release video of armed robbery attempt
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Amtrak train splits car in half, sending man to hospital
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Cops respond to complaint, end up playing games
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Brawl caught on camera at girls' basketball game
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Woman's cancer disappears after clinical trial
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Autistic graduate defies odds with mom's support
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