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July 17, 2019

Thieves stole $9 from a girl's lemonade stand for charity. Police and neighbors rallied to give her more than $300
In late June, 11-year-old Alizay Kashif set up a lemonade stand in her family's neighborhood in Naperville, Illinois, a suburb on the western outskirts of Chicago. ... More >>

Did the US try to weaponize Lyme disease?
The US House of Representatives has ordered an investigation into whether the Department of Defense experimented with ticks and other insects as biological weapons. ... More >>

Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo was arrested in California on extradition orders
Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo was arrested Tuesday in California, the Peruvian Attorney General said on Twitter. ... More >>

WNBA suspends player after domestic violence allegation
The WNBA suspended a Los Angeles Sparks player without pay on Tuesday because of a domestic violence allegation stemming from an incident in December, the league said. ... More >>

CNN Poll: Biden, Sanders and Warren top the 2020 Democratic field in New Hampshire
Former Vice President Joe Biden, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders sit atop the field of Democratic presidential contenders among likely primary voters in New Hampshire, according to a new CNN poll conducted by the University of New Hampshire. ... More >>

Former GOP Rep. Mark Sanford eyeing challenge to Trump in 2020
Former South Carolina Republican Rep. Mark Sanford, who lost his primary race last year after voicing criticism of President Donald Trump, says he is considering mounting a challenge to the President in 2020. ... More >>

George Conway calls Trump a 'racist president' after his attacks on progressive congresswomen
George Conway, husband of top White House aide Kellyanne Conway, called President Donald Trump "a racist president" after remarks the President made attacking progressive Democratic congresswomen of color. ... More >>

Here are the 4 congresswomen known as 'The Squad' targeted by Trump's racist tweets
Well before President Donald Trump launched a racist attack against four first-term, progressive Democratic congresswomen, "The Squad," as they've come to be known on Capitol Hill, had carved an outsized profile for themselves due to their willingness to take on the Washington establishment. ... More >>

This couple has 7 Instagram-famous pets
Nala the cat, a Siamese and tabby mix, is slightly cross-eyed with gray and white fur. She likes being petted but isn't a fan of being held. She was rescued from an animal shelter and really loves men with beards. ... More >>

Ikea is closing its only US factory
Ikea is shutting down its only furniture factory in the United States. ... More >>

Summer meal program aims to feed students in need
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Senior scammed out of $3,000 now warning others
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AMBER Alert for 4-mo abducted from daycare
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Casino accused of cheating, withholding winnings
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Investigation after fake nephew cremates veteran
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Suspect arrested for 18 car thefts in 24 hours
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Man beaten & stabbed, left on the side of road
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Sea turtle nests destroyed after Hurricane Barry
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Man gets life for murder of pregnant woman
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10-yo creating a 'rep' with her artwork
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Noose found hanging in family's front yard
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Police: Missing 2-yo girl found safe and alive
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97-yo motorcycle race legend reunites with bike
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Residents save retrievers from China meat trade
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PETA posts billboard after video of hurt chickens
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Toddler drifts away in lake on inflatable duck
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Father drives himself, 8-yo daughter into river
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PD searches for leads after 23-yo killed at park
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Person intentionally pooping in subdivision pool
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