The page you are looking for is temporarily unavailable.
Please try again later

News : Offbeat

Jury finds woman guilty of setting car on fire with husband sleeping inside

Sunday  06:16,   24 june 2018

The couple's 6-year-old grandson witnessed the fire and testified during the three-day trial , KUSA reports. Prosecutors alleged that last year, Andrea Moreno poured gasoline on the car and then threw a lit match on it. The victim was[...]

Man jailed for 36 years in killing of Chicago policeman is freed after confession is tossed

Sunday  06:10,   24 june 2018

CHICAGO - Jackie Wilson, one of two brothers convicted of killing two Chicago police officers, walked out of Cook County Jail, a free man for the first time in more than 36 years. The sudden freedom for Wilson, 57, came after Cook County Circuit[...]

North Korea sticks with ‘new era’ pledge despite Trump’s reversal over nuclear threat level

Sunday  06:05,   24 june 2018

The reports by a state-controlled website marked the first comments from North Korea on U.S. relations since Trump's shift on the threat level from Pyongyang.The comments also did not address promises by North Korea to return the remains of some [...]

Next month will tell if panda will deliver cub, National Zoo says

Sunday  06:00,   24 june 2018

Mei Xiang gets twice-weekly ultrasound.The climactic stages appear to be approaching in what has long been one of Washington’s major civic dramas — the possible pregnancy of its female giant[...]

How the GOP morphed from the party of Reagan to the party of Trump

Sunday  05:50,   24 june 2018

Since Reagan's presidency, the demographic composition of Republicans and Democrats changed substantially.After the Trump administration attacked Canada's prime minister over trade policy, dissident Sen. Jeff Flake beseeched fellow Republicans:[...]

Former ICE agent home burglarized, suspects in court

Sunday  04:35,   24 june 2018

Officers investigating a single car crash had to rethink their investigation when items in that car led them to the scene of a burglary just a few blocks away. Investigators said the home that was burglarized belongs to a former ICE transport[...]

Police Killings are Damaging Black America's Mental Health, Study Says

Sunday  04:31,   24 june 2018

<p>Racism is more than a social institution: it manifests in mental health as a pervasive indicator of inequity. And among black Americans, the cost is much higher, a new study says. Black Americans’ mental health suffers from recurring exposure [...]

Kershaw dazzles, then struggles in 3-inning return from DL

Sunday  04:30,   24 june 2018

Clayton Kershaw was shaky in an abbreviated return to the Dodgers. Kershaw came off the disabled list and allowed two runs in three innings against the New York Mets. He threw 55 pitches, starting out strong before laboring through his final[...]

Man dies trying to rescue 5-year-old boy from river in Sequoia National Park

Sunday  03:30,   24 june 2018

A young man died trying to rescue a 5-year-old boy who had fallen into the Kaweah River on Saturday in California's Sequoia National Park, authorities said. The incident occurred about 7:15 a.m. near the park entrance, according to a statement[...]

DHS employees warned about safety amid backlash over family separations

Sunday  02:50,   24 june 2018

Amid the furor over the policy that resulted in thousands of families separated at the border, Department of Homeland Security employees have been warned about threats to their personal safety, according to a department-wide email obtained by CNN. [...]

1,000 Detainees Just Got Sent To A Prison That Staffers Consider Unsafe

Sunday  02:20,   24 june 2018

Disease outbreaks and a lack of medical personnel await those imprisoned in Victorville, California.Staff members at Federal Correctional Complex, Victorville, who spoke to HuffPost allege that initial medical screenings of the detainees were rushed [...]

Viral video shows white woman calling police on young black girl selling bottled water

Sunday  02:05,   24 june 2018

A white woman was recorded calling the police on an 8-year-old girl selling bottling water without a permit, according to a viral video posted on Saturday. Twitter user @_ethiopiangold posted on Twitter Saturday afternoon that her younger cousin was [...]

New England Border Patrol checkpoints catch eye of civil liberties groups

Sunday  01:57,   24 june 2018

Far from ground zero in the Trump administration's crackdown on illegal immigration along the southern border, US Customs and Border Protection checkpoints on highways on Maine and New Hampshire are catching the eye of civil liberties groups. [...]

‘Every man and woman for themselves’: White House offers discordant messages on migrant separation policy

Sunday  01:06,   24 june 2018

The conflicting comments reflected the individual brands honed by President Trump and those around him.Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who had said the administration’s family separation policy would serve as a deterrent to illegal immigration,[...]

Trump says remains of 200 US soldiers have been returned from North Korea

Sunday  00:55,   24 june 2018

President Trump said North Korea has returned the remains of 200 U.S. or allied service members lost in the Korean War following his summit with the country's leader, Kim Jong Un, earlier this month. Trump, speaking at the Nevada GOP convention[...]