IN STITCHES: Social media network for knitters bans posts supporting Trump saying it amounts to 'support for open white supremacy'
IN STITCHES: Social media network for knitters bans posts supporting Trump saying it amounts to 'support for open white supremacy'

Ravelry.com, an 8-million strong social network for knitters, says the site took the action because it can't provide a space "inclusive of all and also allow support for open white supremacy."

4,000 children are taken to emergency departments due to injuries from cosmetic products every year: Study
4,000 children are taken to emergency departments due to injuries from cosmetic products every year: Study

For the study, researchers obtained information on patients who were treated between January 1, 2002, and December 31, 2016, through the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS)

Taking a vacation is good for your heart: Medical proof shows it reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease
Taking a vacation is good for your heart: Medical proof shows it reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease

The study found a person can reduce their metabolic syndrome — a collection of risk factors for cardiovascular disease - and therefore their risk of heart disease, heart attacks, and strokes

Vermont prep school grad convicted of sexually assaulting teen classmate released for good behavior after just 6 months
Vermont prep school grad convicted of sexually assaulting teen classmate released for good behavior after just 6 months

Owen Labrie, now 23 years old, was a student at the prestigious St. Paul's School in New Hampshire when he was accused of sexually assaulting a younger student in 2015

16-year-old girl held captive for a week and gang-raped by six, including two minors, found in a state of shock
16-year-old girl held captive for a week and gang-raped by six, including two minors, found in a state of shock

The victim was found in a state of shock at a bus station on Saturday night, in Ongole, Andhra Pradesh

Large exotic cat mauls woman and toddler on Illinois sidewalk after it escapes from a nearby home
Large exotic cat mauls woman and toddler on Illinois sidewalk after it escapes from a nearby home

The woman and her toddler, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, were strolling on the sidewalk around 11 am when the caracal attacked the child.

Indiana school fires teacher who is in a same-sex marriage to keep its ‘Catholic identity’
Indiana school fires teacher who is in a same-sex marriage to keep its ‘Catholic identity’

Cathedral High School in Indianapolis in an open letter to its "Catholic family" stated that it had not option but to fire the unidentified teacher as the diocese doesn't approve of same-sex marriages

Trump accuser E. Jean Carroll says she wouldn't file rape charges 'out of respect' for women at the border
Trump accuser E. Jean Carroll says she wouldn't file rape charges 'out of respect' for women at the border

In excerpts from her book 'What Do We Need Men For? A Modest Proposal', Carroll accused the US presiodent of raping her in a dressing room at the Bergdorf Goodman department store in 1995.

Florida woman kills 8-year-old daughter and stepfather, shoots mother before running away, police launch manhunt
Florida woman kills 8-year-old daughter and stepfather, shoots mother before running away, police launch manhunt

The Port St. Lucie Police Department is on the lookout for a Hispanic female, 28-year-old Alyssa Marie Torres who is the primary suspect in the shootings

Cyprus serial killer breaks down while pleading guilty to killing 5 women and 2 children, sentenced to seven life terms
Cyprus serial killer breaks down while pleading guilty to killing 5 women and 2 children, sentenced to seven life terms

The judges said Metaxas "didn't even hesitate to kill children" over a 2½-year period during which prosecutors said he sought out many of his adult victims on online social networks using the handle "Orestes35" and had sex with them

Minnesota woman horrified to find pet cat blinded, barely alive inside washing machine after hour-long wash cycle
Minnesota woman horrified to find pet cat blinded, barely alive inside washing machine after hour-long wash cycle

Stefani Carroll-Kirchoff, the cat's owner, said that she was doing her laundry on Wednesday when her one-year-old cat, Felix, jumped inside while she wasn't looking

Furious 10-man brawl breaks out at Royal Ascot while the Queen cheered horses on at racecourse nearby
Furious 10-man brawl breaks out at Royal Ascot while the Queen cheered horses on at racecourse nearby

The Ascot Racecourse in Berkshire was witness to a massive brawl after two drunken young men reportedly started exchanging blows with each other

Dominican Republic deaths: 'Very healthy' pizzeria owner is 10th American to die while vacationing in the country
Dominican Republic deaths: 'Very healthy' pizzeria owner is 10th American to die while vacationing in the country

Caruso's sister-in-law said that she received a phone call last week, saying Caruso was sick, then she received another call minutes later informing her that he had died.

Lawmakers come to rescue of woman who was jailed for turning in her husband's guns
Lawmakers come to rescue of woman who was jailed for turning in her husband's guns

Courtney Irby spent six days in jail on charges of armed burglary and grand theft after she brought the guns from her husband's apartment to the Lakeland Police

Man accused of holding woman captive and brutally raping her for 6 hours before she jumped off 2nd-floor balcony is arrested
Man accused of holding woman captive and brutally raping her for 6 hours before she jumped off 2nd-floor balcony is arrested

Michael Hosang, 53, allegedly brutally raped a 29-year-old repeatedly between 6 am and noon at an apartment in Queens, New York on May 30

Parents of dead children slam Facebook for refusing access to their accounts: 'The lack of compassion has been awful'
Parents of dead children slam Facebook for refusing access to their accounts: 'The lack of compassion has been awful'

'We do not allow someone to log into another person's account, even after they have died, in order to protect the security and privacy of the deceased person's information', responded a Facebook spokeswoman

Friends and family plead for info on 23-yr-old University of Utah student who went missing last week after taking Lyft ride from airport
Friends and family plead for info on 23-yr-old University of Utah student who went missing last week after taking Lyft ride from airport

The 23-year-old University of Utah student landed home from a trip around 1 am on June 17, police said, before ordering a Lyft to an unfamiliar address in North Salt Lake City

The Flying Wallendas cross Times Square on 1,300-foot long wire suspended 25 floors high in historic stunt
The Flying Wallendas cross Times Square on 1,300-foot long wire suspended 25 floors high in historic stunt

Nik and Lijana Wallenda marked their comeback with an incredible stunt that saw them cross Times Square on a wire the width of a quarter

Mayor Pete Buttigieg branded a 'traitor' and heckled during town hall meeting after South Bend police shooting
Mayor Pete Buttigieg branded a 'traitor' and heckled during town hall meeting after South Bend police shooting

Many residents in the region have expressed their frustration at Buttigieg for not taking immediate action in the case, and several others have even accused him of siding with the police

Grieving families pay tearful tribute to victims of Hawaii skydiving plane crash, as FBI begins investigation into plane's airworthiness
Grieving families pay tearful tribute to victims of Hawaii skydiving plane crash, as FBI begins investigation into plane's airworthiness

Friends and families are also sharing their grief over those they lost in what is being called the deadliest civil aviation accident since 2011

US missionary who pretended to be a doctor accused of killing hundreds of Ugandan children in her fake 'medical facility'
US missionary who pretended to be a doctor accused of killing hundreds of Ugandan children in her fake 'medical facility'

Renee Bach, the said missionary, allegedly took children from hospitals to 'treat' them, even with no medical training. The death toll is still undetermined.

Judith Krantz, author of 'Scruples' and other sensational romances, dies at 91
Judith Krantz, author of 'Scruples' and other sensational romances, dies at 91

Her first novel — 'Scruples' in 1978 — became a best-seller. Krantz's books have been translated into 52 languages and sold more than 85 million copies worldwide. They inspired a series of hit miniseries with the help of her husband, film and television producer Steve Krantz.

Trump is 'not prepared to lose' the 2020 election, says he'd rather run against 'Sleepy' Joe Biden than 'vicious' Hillary Clinton
Trump is 'not prepared to lose' the 2020 election, says he'd rather run against 'Sleepy' Joe Biden than 'vicious' Hillary Clinton

Joe Biden, he looks like he's just exhausted, Trump said. 'I don't know what happened to him, but he is exhausted and he doesn't do any work. He's not working'

Texas mom who fatally ran over 3-year-old son with her SUV twice during game of chicken charged
Texas mom who fatally ran over 3-year-old son with her SUV twice during game of chicken charged

Lexi Stagg is being charged with criminally negligent homicide after her 3-year-old child Lord Renfro was hit and run over by her Lincoln Navigator SUV while she was behind the wheel

James Bulger's killer Jon Venables could be moved to Canada, Australia or New Zealand on taxpayers' money to protect his identity
James Bulger's killer Jon Venables could be moved to Canada, Australia or New Zealand on taxpayers' money to protect his identity

A source reportedly said 'Venables is costing a fortune. The thinking is that it would be cheaper to get rid of him abroad than keep forking out'

Sacramento County sheriff's deputy who had sex with teenager while mom was in the house dated victim's father for a year
Sacramento County sheriff's deputy who had sex with teenager while mom was in the house dated victim's father for a year

44-year-old Shauna Bishop is facing five felony charges in connection to the incident and has been placed on administrative leave from her job as a deputy

Massachusetts woman whose dead babies were found in her rat-infested home cleared of second-degree murder
Massachusetts woman whose dead babies were found in her rat-infested home cleared of second-degree murder

Erika Murray was convicted of lesser charges. According to her attorney, she suffered from mental illness and also argued that there was no proof that she had caused the death of the babies

Marla Maples shows off yoga moves after ex-husband Trump was accused of rape while he was married to her in the 90s
Marla Maples shows off yoga moves after ex-husband Trump was accused of rape while he was married to her in the 90s

The 55-year old took to Instagram to showcase her yoga images and also added an image of her day out with daughter Tiffany and her beau, Michael Boulos

Missing Connecticut mother Jennifer Dulos planned her own 'disappearance' just like in 'Gone Girl', claims husband's lawyer
Missing Connecticut mother Jennifer Dulos planned her own 'disappearance' just like in 'Gone Girl', claims husband's lawyer

Since she went missing, her abandoned car has been found, along with bloody clothes and a video of the ex throwing bags of trash along the highway, some of which contained her blood, but she is nowhere to be found

Married teachers who sexually abused teenage student and engaged in various sex acts for 2 years found guilty
Married teachers who sexually abused teenage student and engaged in various sex acts for 2 years found guilty

Nicodemo Baggetta and his wife, Ruth Baggetta, were convicted of sexually abusing a girl since she was 16. The former student also told investigators that Ruth consented to whatever sexual contact Baggetta desired, so as to "get it out of his system"

Florida man who chopped up father's body and hid remains in golf course sentenced to 15 years in prison
Florida man who chopped up father's body and hid remains in golf course sentenced to 15 years in prison

50-year-old James Scandirito was also ordered to pay a fine of $10,000 in connection to the March 2018 death of his father, 74-year-old James 'Skip' Scandirito Sr

Maleah Davis laid to rest in custom-designed 'My Little Pony' casket in private funeral service
Maleah Davis laid to rest in custom-designed 'My Little Pony' casket in private funeral service

The four-year-old's body was finally found on May 30, a month after she was last seen, dumped in a garbage bag near a freeway outside of Hope, Arkansas

Air Force servicewoman found dead along with 2 toddler sons just hours after cops stop husband from jumping off bridge in New York
Air Force servicewoman found dead along with 2 toddler sons just hours after cops stop husband from jumping off bridge in New York

36-year-old Alla Ausheva and her two toddler sons, aged 2 and 3, were found dead inside their Staten Island home on June 22

Red Sox star David Ortiz moved out of intensive care as authorities question mistaken identity theory in shooting
Red Sox star David Ortiz moved out of intensive care as authorities question mistaken identity theory in shooting

Dominican Republic authorities have now said that Ortiz was not the target, but his friend, Sixto David Fernandez, who shared the table with the baseman

Indiana man kills 15-year-old brother by punching him in the side of his head for vaping indoors
Indiana man kills 15-year-old brother by punching him in the side of his head for vaping indoors

21-year-old Tyler Kiger has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection to the June 8 death of his brother Michael Kiger

Woman falls asleep on 90-minute Air Canada flight, wakes up alone locked in a pitch dark plane
Woman falls asleep on 90-minute Air Canada flight, wakes up alone locked in a pitch dark plane

Tiffani Adams was on her way from Toronto, after visiting a friend in Quebec. Her Air Canada flight was short, approximately one-and-a-half hours and she slipped into a nap. Little did she know she would wake up to a nightmare

Robert DeNiro, Martin Sheen, Stephen King make a case against Trump by breaking down Mueller report in new video: 'No one is above the law'
Robert DeNiro, Martin Sheen, Stephen King make a case against Trump by breaking down Mueller report in new video: 'No one is above the law'

The five-and-a-half minute long video starts with DeNiro saying, 'In 2016 the Russian government attacked our democracy' following which Sheen says that Russia 'interfered in the presidential election in a sweeping and systematic fashion'

Cleveland mom drops 2-month-old baby at daycare only to pick her lifeless body up when she returned
Cleveland mom drops 2-month-old baby at daycare only to pick her lifeless body up when she returned

When Taylor Bush went to pick up her 2-month-old daughter Di'Yanni Griffin from Nana's Home Daycare in Cleveland, she found the child needed immediate medical attention

North Carolina daycare worker who intentionally dropped 11-month-old baby on his head arrested and charged
North Carolina daycare worker who intentionally dropped 11-month-old baby on his head arrested and charged

23-year-old Bethan Pringle has been charged with felony child abuse causing serious bodily injury in connection to the case

Ivanka was left 'vulnerable' by 'dysfunction and loneliness' in the Trump family, claims book
Ivanka was left 'vulnerable' by 'dysfunction and loneliness' in the Trump family, claims book

In the book, 'Kusher, Inc: Greed. Ambition. Corruption. The Extraordinary Story of Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump', author Vicky Ward features interviews with several of the first daughter's friends

Madonna wants meeting with Pope Francis to tell him that Jesus supports abortions
Madonna wants meeting with Pope Francis to tell him that Jesus supports abortions

The 60-year-old pop star expressed her desire to have a meeting with His Holiness to discuss women's right to choose

Madeleine McCann investigators close in on 'foreign man' as 'new clue and suspect' emerge
Madeleine McCann investigators close in on 'foreign man' as 'new clue and suspect' emerge

Policia Judiciaria, the Portuguese police force, were joined by Scotland Yard officers in Porto recently. It is believed to be their first face-to-face meeting since the new suspect came to light

North Carolina woman accused of poisoning fiance's soft drink with eye drops to make him sick so she could take their 6-month-old daughter away
North Carolina woman accused of poisoning fiance's soft drink with eye drops to make him sick so she could take their 6-month-old daughter away

Jaymee Lynn Cruz was arrested on felony charges of distributing noxious or deleterious food. Cruz is said to have looked to movies and films for inspiration and when she watched the 'Wedding Crashers' movie, the idea struck

19-year-old charges through Phoenix airport security checkpoint, injures five officers before he is taken down
19-year-old charges through Phoenix airport security checkpoint, injures five officers before he is taken down

The suspect was identified as Tyrese Garner from Texas and has been charged with criminal trespassing and resisting arrest, which are felonies, as well as five counts of misdemeanor assault

Donald Trump refutes sexual assault claims by New York columnist: 'I've never met this person in my life'
Donald Trump refutes sexual assault claims by New York columnist: 'I've never met this person in my life'

A New York-based advice columnist claims Donald Trump sexually assaulted her in a dressing room at a Manhattan department store in the mid-1990s

Florida man on trial poops in court, throws feces at judge and gets acquitted: 'It's protein! It's good for you!'
Florida man on trial poops in court, throws feces at judge and gets acquitted: 'It's protein! It's good for you!'

33-year-old Dorleans Philidor tried to have a go at Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Lisa Walsh during his hearing on June 21 by throwing his feces at her from his wheelchair

New Jersey man murders ex-girlfriend's brother and grandmother, holds her hostage and live-streams high-speed police chase
New Jersey man murders ex-girlfriend's brother and grandmother, holds her hostage and live-streams high-speed police chase

23-year-old Terrance J. Matthews is facing multiple counts of first-degree murder, as well as a plethora of other charges in connection with the incident

Teens who strangled and stabbed 47-year-old Litchfield mother to death chanted 'murder gang' in detention
Teens who strangled and stabbed 47-year-old Litchfield mother to death chanted 'murder gang' in detention

They are also said to have made stabbing motions while doing so, the prosecutor, Assistant Attorney General Meg Elam told the court on June 20

2-year-old boy accidentally shoots himself in the head with gun he found in grandmother's purse in South Carolina
2-year-old boy accidentally shoots himself in the head with gun he found in grandmother's purse in South Carolina

Kayden John Stuber, of Greenville, was reportedly in the care of his grandmother, Bekki, that afternoon and the two had just returned home from an outing. The tragedy unfolded when she put her purse down to go to the bathroom