Donald Trump comes under fire for racist tweets against AOC and her liberal congresswomen 'squad'
Donald Trump comes under fire for racist tweets against AOC and her liberal congresswomen 'squad'

Trump says the four congresswomen of color should go back to their 'broken and crime-infested' countries, however, all of them are US citizens and only one is foreign-born

In 2050, New York will resemble today’s Virginia Beach and Seattle will feel like San Francisco, shows climate change analysis
In 2050, New York will resemble today’s Virginia Beach and Seattle will feel like San Francisco, shows climate change analysis

The first global analysis of the shifts in climate conditions across the world’s major cities under climate change paints a dreadful picture of the future of our cities

Medical Miracle: 13 paralysed patients can now write and feed themselves after pioneering nerve surgery
Medical Miracle: 13 paralysed patients can now write and feed themselves after pioneering nerve surgery

Nerve transfer surgery restores hand function and elbow extension in 13 young adults with tetraplegia, which is paralysis of both the upper and lower limbs

Ex-USC gynecologist charged in sex assaults of 16 patients, faces more than 50 years in prison
Ex-USC gynecologist charged in sex assaults of 16 patients, faces more than 50 years in prison

Dr. George Tyndall has been the subject of a Los Angeles police investigation for more than a year after patients claimed sexual abuse or harassment by the gynecologist.

Videos show Ohio gym teacher sexually abusing 28 first-grade girls, putting hand up their shirts and skirts in the classroom
Videos show Ohio gym teacher sexually abusing 28 first-grade girls, putting hand up their shirts and skirts in the classroom

On March 8, a concerned father drove to Clearcreek Elementary School in Springboro, Ohio, to meet with the principal after his daughter told him she sat on the teacher's lap

Federal officers kill masked gunman in shootout after he opens fire on Dallas courthouse
Federal officers kill masked gunman in shootout after he opens fire on Dallas courthouse

The attack began at about 8:40 a.m., and three officers from the Federal Protective Service who were stationed at the building confronted the gunman

3 Montana hunters who illegally killed Yellowstone mountain lion caught after posting celebratory photos on social media
3 Montana hunters who illegally killed Yellowstone mountain lion caught after posting celebratory photos on social media

The trio—Austin Peterson, 20, Trey Juhnke, 20, and Corbin Simmons, 19—uploaded pictures showing off their illegal kill on Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat

Professional beach volleyball player Eric Zaun dies at age 25 after jumping from Atlantic City hotel
Professional beach volleyball player Eric Zaun dies at age 25 after jumping from Atlantic City hotel

Zaun, who made his debut for the AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour in 2017, jumped from the 29th floor of the Borgata Hotel, Casino and Spa

Philadelphia's openly gay deputy sheriff found shot dead in his office after attending Pride event
Philadelphia's openly gay deputy sheriff found shot dead in his office after attending Pride event

27-year-old Dante Austin was the city’s first openly gay deputy sheriff and had been promoted as the LGBTQ community liaison in 2017

Texas civilians can carry brass knuckles, clubs for self-defense under new law
Texas civilians can carry brass knuckles, clubs for self-defense under new law

The governor signed a bill that will make it legal for citizens to walk the streets wearing brass knuckles, carrying clubs and wielding “Wild Kat" keychains starting September 1.

Columbine survivor Austin Eubanks's overdose death exposes the devastating psychological impact of school shootings
Columbine survivor Austin Eubanks's overdose death exposes the devastating psychological impact of school shootings

Eubanks' death, as well as those of two of the survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, raises questions of the mental health resources available to the victims of such traumatic events

Columbine school shooting survivor and champion against opioid addiction Austin Eubanks found dead at age 37
Columbine school shooting survivor and champion against opioid addiction Austin Eubanks found dead at age 37

In a statement his family released, they said Eubanks 'lost the battle with the very disease he fought so hard to help others face'

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke ridiculed for broadcasting haircut and back massage online
Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke ridiculed for broadcasting haircut and back massage online

O'Rourke reportedly stopped at Chema's Barber Shop in El Paso, Texas, and his assistant live-streamed the former Texas congressman sitting in a barber's chair as he engaged in personal grooming

Former coach at UCLA pleads guilty, admits to creating fake athletic profiles for children of wealthy parents
Former coach at UCLA pleads guilty, admits to creating fake athletic profiles for children of wealthy parents

Laura Janke, 36, has agreed to cooperate with prosecutors and could be called to testify against others, including 'Full House' star Lori Loughlin

Three men sentenced for killing mountain lion in Yellowstone National Park and dragging carcass to their car
Three men sentenced for killing mountain lion in Yellowstone National Park and dragging carcass to their car

20-year-old Austin Peterson and Trey Juhnke, and 19-year-old Corbin Simmons reportedly violated the Lacey Act on December 12 by shooting and killing a male mountain lion

Severe weather causes damage across Arkansas as atmospheric conditions generate powerful storms
Severe weather causes damage across Arkansas as atmospheric conditions generate powerful storms

Emergency responders in Pine Bluff are currently trying to rescue people from an apartment complex just off Idaho Street

Stroud police searching for missing 7-year-old Oklahoma boy believed to be in danger
Stroud police searching for missing 7-year-old Oklahoma boy believed to be in danger

Authorities said the boy, identified as Austin Cornett, was picked up from his school by his mother, who doesn't have custody of him

Former YouTube star Austin Jones, 26, sentenced to 10 years in prison for urging underage girls to send him sexually explicit videos
Former YouTube star Austin Jones, 26, sentenced to 10 years in prison for urging underage girls to send him sexually explicit videos

The 26-year-old singer pleaded guilty in February to enticing six underage girls to send him explicit videos to 'prove' they were his 'biggest fans'.

Jacqueline Saburido's story inspired more than a billion people following a tragic 1999 drunk-driving accident
Jacqueline Saburido's story inspired more than a billion people following a tragic 1999 drunk-driving accident

Saburido died at the age of 40 this past week following a battle with cancer, but her story of resilience and forgiveness and her campaign against drunk-driving will never be forgotten

Jacqui Saburido, face of anti-drunk driving campaign, dies from cancer aged 40
Jacqui Saburido, face of anti-drunk driving campaign, dies from cancer aged 40

Saburido became the face of the campaign after a drunk driver had hit her car in 1999, causing a tragic fire that left her with third degree burns on 60 percent of her body

Beto O'Rourke confronted over paltry charitable donations, says his public service is the "real contribution"
Beto O'Rourke confronted over paltry charitable donations, says his public service is the "real contribution"

The 2020 presidential hopeful and his wife donated just .3 per cent of their total income to charity for the year 2017

Arizona man who shot wife, two kids spared youngest child because she 'reminded him of himself'
Arizona man who shot wife, two kids spared youngest child because she 'reminded him of himself'

30-year-old Austin Smith was arrested and charged with several counts of murder in connection to the deaths of his wife, two children, and a family friend across two murder scenes on the night of April 11

The US-Mexico border emergency is an 'asylum crisis' more than it is an immigration issue
The US-Mexico border emergency is an 'asylum crisis' more than it is an immigration issue

President Donald Trump is pushing to close the southern border if the situation goes out of hand as over 100,000 immigrants are expected to enter the US in the month of April alone

Should the SAT be optional? College admissions bribery scandal renews the debate
Should the SAT be optional? College admissions bribery scandal renews the debate

Hundreds of colleges in recent years have made it optional for applicants to submit test scores in an effort to promote equity

Three young siblings and friend on way to dance competition killed in car crash by 'distracted driver'
Three young siblings and friend on way to dance competition killed in car crash by 'distracted driver'

The driver of the other car and his passenger were unhurt in the accident with the former expected to face charges.

Ocasio-Cortez's constituents say she's ignoring Bronx to spend time on national issues
Ocasio-Cortez's constituents say she's ignoring Bronx to spend time on national issues

Residents of the 14th district in New York City are not happy since she took office because they haven't been able to get the US Representative to pay any attention to local issues

Man dies one week after daughter's boyfriend brutally beat him up and cracked his skull
Man dies one week after daughter's boyfriend brutally beat him up and cracked his skull

Jaime Apodaca has been charged with multiple counts of assault for allegedly beating up his girlfriend and her father Eric Garcia, who succumbed to his injuries on Thursday night

'Cannibal frat boy' who killed couple, ate husband's face thought he was 'half-man, half-dog'
'Cannibal frat boy' who killed couple, ate husband's face thought he was 'half-man, half-dog'

Austin Harrouff, now 22, murdered Michelle Mishcon and John Stevens, and was trying to eat Stevens' face when police arrived at the couple's home on August 15, 2016

'Texas 7': The murderous gang that pulled off one of the most daring prison escapes in US history
'Texas 7': The murderous gang that pulled off one of the most daring prison escapes in US history

The Texas 7 escaped from John B. Connally Unit on December 13, 2000. Six of them were captured after a month; the seventh killed himself before being captured.

Beto O'Rourke ate 'dirt said to have regenerative powers' after losing Senate race to Ted Cruz
Beto O'Rourke ate 'dirt said to have regenerative powers' after losing Senate race to Ted Cruz

Beto O'Rourke, who failed to dethrone Ted Cruz in the 2018 Senate race despite raising $80 million, is already rolling in campaign cash after announcing entry into the 2020 race

Mother of four spends $50K to clone beloved toy poodle resulting in three identical pups
Mother of four spends $50K to clone beloved toy poodle resulting in three identical pups

The mother of four Amy Vangemert is also planning to clone the identical puppies in a couple of years

Mississippi governor bans abortions at about six weeks if 'heartbeat' can be heard
Mississippi governor bans abortions at about six weeks if 'heartbeat' can be heard

Terming it "cruel and clearly unconstitutional," New York-based Center for Reproductive Rights said it would sue Mississippi to block the law from taking effect on July 1

Beto O'Rourke raises record-breaking $6.1m in first 24 hours of campaign in run-up to 2020 US presidential elections
Beto O'Rourke raises record-breaking $6.1m in first 24 hours of campaign in run-up to 2020 US presidential elections

O'Rourke's campaign, in a statement on Monday, announced that a total of $6,136,763 in donations were made online, and the funding poured in from every state in the country

Body of missing toddler found in ditch wrapped in blanket, 5 days after mother shot dead by father
Body of missing toddler found in ditch wrapped in blanket, 5 days after mother shot dead by father

The toddler had gone missing after her mother Sierra Robinson had been found murdered in her Milwaukee, Wisconsin home by the child's father.

Democratic star Beto O'Rourke confirms he's running for president
Democratic star Beto O'Rourke confirms he's running for president

Democratic star Beto O'Rourke confirms he's running for president Democratic star Beto O'Rourke confirms he's running for president

The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals 2019 applications are now open and on till April 1, don't waste a minute
The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals 2019 applications are now open and on till April 1, don't waste a minute

The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals present an opportunity, at no cost, for young artists to meet their peers and build relationships that will serve them throughout their careers

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez suggests Ronald Reagan's policies towards black people and minorities were 'racist'
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez suggests Ronald Reagan's policies towards black people and minorities were 'racist'

The New York lawmaker, while speaking about her Green New Deal and Medicare for All, also called the country's current state as "garbage"

Mother abandons five children under 12 for four days at home while she goes on a beach vacation
Mother abandons five children under 12 for four days at home while she goes on a beach vacation

When the cops arrived they were stunned to see the unhygienic condition the children were left in, which included feces, soiled diapers and garbage in the house

Alabama judge allows teen would-be dad to sue medics for assisting girlfriend abort baby in potentially groundbreaking case
Alabama judge allows teen would-be dad to sue medics for assisting girlfriend abort baby in potentially groundbreaking case

Ryan Magers, in his complaint, argued that the doctors of the women's center violated the right to life of his developing child, which is recognized under Alabama's amendment

Judge wants to visit Statue of Liberty before sentencing climber Theresa "Patricia" Okoumou
Judge wants to visit Statue of Liberty before sentencing climber Theresa "Patricia" Okoumou

Federal Judge Gabriel Gorenstein said that he would like to visit the Statue of Liberty so that he can "better appreciate the risks or hazards created by defendant’s conduct."

Woman born with no arms, knees, and just 7 toes thought she'd be alone forever; she's now planning her dream wedding
Woman born with no arms, knees, and just 7 toes thought she'd be alone forever; she's now planning her dream wedding

30-year-old Jlissa Austin from Houston, Texas, is only 3ft 4inches tall and thought she was going to be alone forever until she met the man of her dreams, Johnathon Shorter

Toasting bread and turkey roasts release dangerous level of "fine particles" that can cause serious health hazards: Study
Toasting bread and turkey roasts release dangerous level of "fine particles" that can cause serious health hazards: Study

University of Texas researchers found safest way to heat bread is to 'go for gold' after it was found that toasters release toxic particles the moment they are turned on.

5-month-old found emaciated, 'close to death' after vegan parents fed him mashed potatoes instead of baby formula
5-month-old found emaciated, 'close to death' after vegan parents fed him mashed potatoes instead of baby formula

Robert Ronald Buskey, 31, and Julia Austin French, 20, were arrested and charged this past Wednesday with felony child abuse after their child was found extremely malnourished

San Antonio woman dismembers cousin and cooks his severed limbs in a barbecue over botched drug deal
San Antonio woman dismembers cousin and cooks his severed limbs in a barbecue over botched drug deal

39-year-old Candie Dominguez was sentenced to the maximum possible time behind bars for her role in the murder and will become eligible for parole after serving 15 years

Youtube star Austin Jones pleads guilty to producing child pornography after forcing minors to send him explicit videos
Youtube star Austin Jones pleads guilty to producing child pornography after forcing minors to send him explicit videos

Popular Youtube star Austin Jones faces at least five years in prison after he coerced girls as young as 14 to strip and make sexually explicit videos for him

Texas woman, 26, arrested for masturbating in public with her 'legs straight up in the air and spread open'
Texas woman, 26, arrested for masturbating in public with her 'legs straight up in the air and spread open'

Nickels was reportedly charged with indecent exposure near the JW Marriot Austin hotel at approximately 5.20pm on Tuesday.

Thousands of strangers turn up for burial of Air Force veteran after word got out that no one would attend
Thousands of strangers turn up for burial of Air Force veteran after word got out that no one would attend

It's estimated that more than 5,000 made their way to attend the funeral of 72-year-old Joseph Walker this past week.

One-pound Chihuahua snatched by hawk and then dropped mid-air miraculously survives fall
One-pound Chihuahua snatched by hawk and then dropped mid-air miraculously survives fall

A group of construction workers in Austin, Texas found the 'Miracle Puppy' after they heard it crying and it did not have any broken bones or life-threatening injuries

Woman who accidentally shot boyfriend dead while posing with a rifle for Snapchat charged with manslaughter
Woman who accidentally shot boyfriend dead while posing with a rifle for Snapchat charged with manslaughter

A Texas woman claims she was posing with a rifle for a Snapchat photo when she accidentally shot and killed her boyfriend, according to official reports

Man murdered couple and then stripped naked as he chewed on husband's face like a dog
Man murdered couple and then stripped naked as he chewed on husband's face like a dog

Austin Harouff will be contending two charges of first-degree murder and one charge of attempted first-degree murder in the gruesome 2016 attack

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