New York Police Department commissioner Bill Bratton has said that he does not support police officers turning their backs on mayor Bill de Blasio as he arrived to give a press conference at Woodhull hospital in the wake of the shooting of two officers in Brooklyn on Saturday. Speaking on the Today...
Shaneka Thompson is the ex-girlfriend shot by NYPD cop killer Ismaaiyl Brinsley on Saturday. Before executing two New York City police officers as they sat in their cruise in Brooklyn, Brinsley shot his former girlfriend at her apartment in Owings Mills, Maryland. Show More Summary
The Game of Thrones author has blasted the studio for canceling its release of The Interview, offering to screen the film himself at his own movie theater.
Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard got married in Arkansas in front of more than 1,000 family and friends back in June, and now they're sharing photos from their big day! Jill posted images taken by Elizabeth Zellon Photography on her personal Instagram account to celebrate their six-month wedding anniversary. Show More Summary
Pope Francis launched a blistering attack on the Vatican bureaucracy Monday, outlining a “catalog of illnesses” that plague the church’s central administration, including “spiritual Alzheimer’s” and gossipy cliques. The pope’s traditional Christmas greeting to the cardinals, bishops and priests who run the Holy See was less an exchange of warm wishes than a laundry list […]
Pope Francis lambasted the Vatican’s bureaucracy on Monday, saying some within the Church had a lust for power, were indifferent to others and suffered from “spiritual Alzheimer’s”. The Argentine used a Christmas speech to cardinals, bishops and priests to list a catalogue...
Speaking to cardinals, bishops, and priests during his yearly Christmas speech, Pope Francis offered up a harsh critique of Vatican practices. Francis described 15 "ailments" within the church administration known as the Curia—ailments he's seeking to remedy next year, the BBC reports. Among his concerns are "this disease of...
A dad has claimed a little girl, 3, who was abandoned at a shopping mall by an unidentified woman over the weekend. According to the New York Daily News, little Audrey was dropped off at The Grove in California on Saturday evening. A woman left the child with parking attendants, and then drove away. Show More Summary
In a blistering editorial published in the Monday edition of the New York Times, the editorial page editors are calling upon the Justice Department to open an investigation into the torture practices committed during the administration of President George W. Bush with an eye towards prosecuting...
Ismaaiyl Brinsley, the shooter responsible for killing Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos, allegedly told bystanders to follow him on Instagram and said”Watch what I’m going to do,” moments before committing the heinous crime. The...Show More Summary
Global oil prices are tanking, but OPEC is holding firm on not slashing production to buoy prices
President Barack Obama is “recklessly” spreading rumors of a Pyongyang-orchestrated cyberattack of Sony Pictures, North Korea says, as it warns of strikes against the White House, Pentagon and “the whole U.S. mainland, that cesspool of terrorism.” Such rhetoric is routine from North Korea’s massive propaganda machine during times of high tension with Washington. But a […]
The 3-year-old girl who was abandoned on Saturday at the Grove shopping center has been claimed by her father. Per L.A. Times, the girl, named Audrey, was dropped off by a young female in the valet parking lot in her car seat, and was never picked up as reported by Inquisitr. Show More Summary
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The family of Eric Garner is pleading for peace after two police officers were killed, execution style, in Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuveysant neighborhood. Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos were ambushed and shot while sitting in their squad cars and did not have time to draw their guns. Show More Summary
Police say victim was shot to death at close range less than 2 hours before mall was to close; suspect in custody
Pope Francis ushered the world’s 1.2 billion Roman Catholics into Christmas on Wednesday, urging them to allow God to enter their lives to help combat darkness and corruption. The 78-year-old Argentine pope led a solemn Christmas Eve Mass for thousands of people in St. Peter’s Basilica. It is the second Christmas season for the pope, […]
Pope Francis tell Christians displaced by ISIL's advance that they are "like Jesus on Christmas night".
A Massachusetts man is facing criminal charges after Chicopee police found a Facebook status he posted reading "put wings on pigs."
By Steve Gorman (Reuters) - A laboratory technician for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been placed under observation for possible exposure to the deadly Ebola virus due to an apparent mix-up in lab specimens, the Atlanta-based agency said on Wednesday. Show More Summary