St Louis is the most dangerous city in America, finds study, but which one is the safest?
St Louis is the most dangerous city in America, finds study, but which one is the safest?

The study compared over 180 cities across 41 metrics including assault per capita, natural disaster, unemployment rate and road quality

Immigrants helping the US keep its population size steady despite falling birth rates, CDC report reveals
Immigrants helping the US keep its population size steady despite falling birth rates, CDC report reveals

Even as the Donald Trump administration has tightened the borders, a report from the Centers for Disease Control has revealed that amid dropping birth rates, it is the immigrants who have allowed the US to keep its demography steady.

Texas teacher who was fired after asking Trump to remove 'illegal students from Mexico' has got her job back
Texas teacher who was fired after asking Trump to remove 'illegal students from Mexico' has got her job back

A Fort Worth English teacher who was fired after tweeting President Donald Trump and asking him to crack down on immigration at Carter-Riverside High School won her appeal.

Texas Republicans' 2020 plan to make Trump look 'less polarizing' accidentally lands in the hands of Democrats
Texas Republicans' 2020 plan to make Trump look 'less polarizing' accidentally lands in the hands of Democrats

The document, which also focuses on attacking the Democrats through websites, has reportedly gone into the hands of the state's Dems.

Texas teacher under fire for asking student to 'speak English, this is America' when he questioned her taking away his phone in Spanish
Texas teacher under fire for asking student to 'speak English, this is America' when he questioned her taking away his phone in Spanish

Daniel Escobar, the chief communications director of the Socorro Independent School District in a statement said that the school was looking into the matter.

Texas caregiver, 59, attacked and killed by pack of feral hogs outside home of elderly couple she looked after
Texas caregiver, 59, attacked and killed by pack of feral hogs outside home of elderly couple she looked after

Police believe that Christine Rollins had locked her car and was walking towards the elderly couple's house when she was attacked

Most of the land in US owned by wealthy white men, Jeff Bezos's holding is three times the size of Guam Island
Most of the land in US owned by wealthy white men, Jeff Bezos's holding is three times the size of Guam Island

CNN founder Ted Turner, LA Rams owner Stan Kroenke, and former TCI CEO John Malone top the list.

Gun sales may go up this Black Friday as fear of firearm regulations makes Americans buy more weapons
Gun sales may go up this Black Friday as fear of firearm regulations makes Americans buy more weapons

Last month, nearly 1.2 million firearms were sold in the US, marking a 10.8 percent rise from October last year, as per the data from Small Arms Analytics.

Rick Perry claims Donald Trump was 'chosen by God' to lead the US: 'None of us got here by accident'
Rick Perry claims Donald Trump was 'chosen by God' to lead the US: 'None of us got here by accident'

The revelation was made by the energy secretary, who is set to leave the cabinet soon, during an interview on Sunday.

 1966 journal report reveals coal industry knew about climate change, had warned about consequences like 'melting polar ice caps' and flooded cities
1966 journal report reveals coal industry knew about climate change, had warned about consequences like 'melting polar ice caps' and flooded cities

Industry experts warned more than half a century ago that Planet Earth's changing temperature would melt icecaps and result in flooding of cities like New York and London.

Elizabeth Warren claims her kids went to public schools, but actually sent son to posh $17,000-a-year private school
Elizabeth Warren claims her kids went to public schools, but actually sent son to posh $17,000-a-year private school

Warren's son Alex was seen in a yearbook picture from 1986-1987 showing he attended the posh Kirby Hall School in Texas, where fees now stand at more than $17,000 a year

Judge temporarily stops first federal execution in 16 years in reprieve for Oklahoma death row inmate
Judge temporarily stops first federal execution in 16 years in reprieve for Oklahoma death row inmate

U.S. District Judge Tanya S. Chutka said in a Wednesday evening ruling that the public is not served by “short-circuiting” legitimate judicial process.

Bernie Sanders warns party not to focus solely on Trump, says 'Congress can walk and chew bubblegum at the same time'
Bernie Sanders warns party not to focus solely on Trump, says 'Congress can walk and chew bubblegum at the same time'

The Vermont senator cautioned the Democrats saying they could not afford to get 'consumed' by Trump only for that would see them losing the election. He said it is urgent to address American people's needs apart from fighting the president.

At least 79 dogs were found frozen to death in 2017-19: Expert Leigh Sendra lists ways you can protect your pooch from extreme cold
At least 79 dogs were found frozen to death in 2017-19: Expert Leigh Sendra lists ways you can protect your pooch from extreme cold

Contrary to what some may think, animals do not tolerate extremely cold weather and may suffer from hypothermia and frostbite, said Leigh Sendra, founder of CHEW Animal Clinic and Doodle Rock Rescue. Here's what to do to help.

Dem debate: Elizabeth Warren targets Trump, says big donors like Gordon Sondland getting plum posts is 'nothing but corruption'
Dem debate: Elizabeth Warren targets Trump, says big donors like Gordon Sondland getting plum posts is 'nothing but corruption'

The Massachusetts senator said she will try to convince her Republican colleagues in Senate to convict Donald Trump if the House impeached him. She then slammed the practice of rewarding donors with ambassadorial posts.

Chick-fil-A ends donations to Christian charities after major backlash from LGBT rights activists: 'It's the right thing to do'
Chick-fil-A ends donations to Christian charities after major backlash from LGBT rights activists: 'It's the right thing to do'

According to the fast-food giant, it will no longer donate to the Salvation Army, the Paul Anderson Youth Home, and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes — known to oppose same-sex marriage — as it expands

Fear and anxiety played key role in getting Donald Trump elected in 2016, will it work again in 2020?
Fear and anxiety played key role in getting Donald Trump elected in 2016, will it work again in 2020?

The massive study undertaken by researchers from various universities from across the world found voters with more neurotic personality traits more likely to back the Republican three years ago.

Half of Americans believe deportation is important, Pew survey 
finds
Half of Americans believe deportation is important, Pew survey finds

In the polling conducted by Pew Research Center, a number of intricate details came up over how Americans in general and the two main political parties view the immigration-related issues.

Number of illegal immigrants arrested at US-Mexico border goes down 73% in May-October
Number of illegal immigrants arrested at US-Mexico border goes down 73% in May-October

While 132,000 people were held at the border in May, the number was just over 35,000 in October. The fall was seen after Mexico deployed strong vigilance following Trump's threat of imposing tariffs on Mexican goods entering US.

3 killed in mid-Michigan crash, 8-year-old girl dies in Kansas as Arctic blast brings heavy snow and ice across US
3 killed in mid-Michigan crash, 8-year-old girl dies in Kansas as Arctic blast brings heavy snow and ice across US

About 1,220 flights were canceled at Chicago's airports and officials in the area opened warming centers. In Michigan, some schools closed early, as did dozens of schools in the St. Louis area.

Bernie Sanders won't buy back your guns: Democratic candidate slams Beto O’Rourke's 'unconstitutional' idea, calls it 'confiscation'
Bernie Sanders won't buy back your guns: Democratic candidate slams Beto O’Rourke's 'unconstitutional' idea, calls it 'confiscation'

The 2020 presidential hopeful said in Iowa recently that compulsory buying back of weapons is 'essentially confiscation' and he doesn't support it in principle.

Cat put in 'solitary confinement' as punishment for repeatedly letting other felines out of enclosures
Cat put in 'solitary confinement' as punishment for repeatedly letting other felines out of enclosures

Quilty the cat, 6, has his very own Instagram page where his naughty and playful behavior has been documented in great detail.

Arctic blast to hit over 80,000 homeless Chicago residents, more than 600 flights cancelled as record-breaking cold expected
Arctic blast to hit over 80,000 homeless Chicago residents, more than 600 flights cancelled as record-breaking cold expected

Amid the winter weather advisory, more than 600 flights have also been canceled at O’Hare and Midway Airports.

Murder convict who momentarily died claims his life sentence has ended, court disagrees
Murder convict who momentarily died claims his life sentence has ended, court disagrees

Post his recovery, in April of 2018, Schrieber filed for post-conviction relief, claiming that his death at the hospital absolved him of his life-long sentence, and according to him, he has already over-stayed his prison time by four years. 

Seven-year-old whose mom wants to transition him to girl chooses to go to school as boy with father
Seven-year-old whose mom wants to transition him to girl chooses to go to school as boy with father

Texas pediatrician Anne Georgulas and husband Jeff Younger are fighting it out in court for custody of James and his twin Jude.

Melania Trump's Boston hospital visit sparks protests from medical professionals: 'We really do care, do you?'
Melania Trump's Boston hospital visit sparks protests from medical professionals: 'We really do care, do you?'

The protesters included doctors, nurses and other hospital staff who raised their concerns about how the first lady's visit will appear to their immigrant patients.

Abigail Arias, 7-year-old Texas honorary police officer, dies of rare kidney cancer
Abigail Arias, 7-year-old Texas honorary police officer, dies of rare kidney cancer

The girl, known as Officer Arias 758, had successfully fought off Wilms tumor successfully once. However, it returned for a second time and proved fatal.

'It's okay to be white': Racist flyers posted at memorial for black East Tennessee State University students spark outrage
'It's okay to be white': Racist flyers posted at memorial for black East Tennessee State University students spark outrage

ETSU denounced the flyers on Saturday, November 2, stating that they were an attack on the university and its values

Evangelical leaders lay hands on Trump and pray for him as impeachment inquiry gathers steam
Evangelical leaders lay hands on Trump and pray for him as impeachment inquiry gathers steam

A group of 25 evangelical pastors and leaders met President Trump in the Roosevelt Room at the White House on Tuesday

Trump ridicules Beto O'Rourke for ending presidential campaign, calls him a 'poor, pathetic guy' who 'quit like a dog'
Trump ridicules Beto O'Rourke for ending presidential campaign, calls him a 'poor, pathetic guy' who 'quit like a dog'

On Friday, O'Rourke announced that he would be quitting the presidential race since his campaign did not have 'the means to move forward successfully'

Robert De Niro hits out at 'low-life' Trump again, blames fans of The Apprentice for 'creating a monster'
Robert De Niro hits out at 'low-life' Trump again, blames fans of The Apprentice for 'creating a monster'

The veteran calls the president a "beyond a horrible person" who has blood on his hands.

Over 5,400 children have been separated from their families at the US-Mexico border under Trump: Report
Over 5,400 children have been separated from their families at the US-Mexico border under Trump: Report

After Donald Trump took office, 1,500 more children were separated from their parents at the Mexico border, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said on Thursday, October 24

Trump slammed after he claims 'US is building a wall in Colorado'
Trump slammed after he claims 'US is building a wall in Colorado'

The Republican president's bizarre claim sparked reactions from a number of politicians, including Colorado's Democratic Governor Jared Polis who called it "awkward".

Texas father loses court battle to prevent ex-wife from letting son, 7, transition to girl, says she made child wear dresses
Texas father loses court battle to prevent ex-wife from letting son, 7, transition to girl, says she made child wear dresses

In a lengthy and bitter feud, Jeff Younger and his ex-wife Anne Georgulas argued in a family court whether their son had gender dysphoria.

'Daryl Morey was right': Shaquille O'Neal backs Rockets manager's support for Hong Kong protesters amid NBA-China row
'Daryl Morey was right': Shaquille O'Neal backs Rockets manager's support for Hong Kong protesters amid NBA-China row

The four-time NBA champion made the comments during TNT's pre-game show on opening night of the season.

Trump 2020 campaign trying to woo Hispanic voters, even in states where they don't have big presence
Trump 2020 campaign trying to woo Hispanic voters, even in states where they don't have big presence

Despite the president's harsh stand on immigration, his party is going all out to woo the Hispanic/Latino votes hoping to throw a challenge at the Democrats to retain the community's votes

Three Missouri children missing since 2017 found alive in Texas after being abducted by their mother
Three Missouri children missing since 2017 found alive in Texas after being abducted by their mother

All the children were under the age of 8 when they and 41-year-old Shawn Rodriguez left Saline County and disappeared.

Louis Vuitton's artistic director calls Trump a 'joke' days after president visited luxury brand's new Texas factory
Louis Vuitton's artistic director calls Trump a 'joke' days after president visited luxury brand's new Texas factory

The artistic director of the luxury retail giant, Nicolas Ghesquière, distanced himself from the president by "refusing this association."

Young soldier amputates leg to save crewmates during tank accident, hailed as hero: 'Either I step up or we all die'
Young soldier amputates leg to save crewmates during tank accident, hailed as hero: 'Either I step up or we all die'

Despite the loss of a leg, Army Spc. Ezra Maes, 21, managed to help his fellow soldiers summon assistance after the crash which took place in Poland

Deadly tornado rips through Dallas, leveling​ buildings and plunging thousands into darkness in its destructive wake
Deadly tornado rips through Dallas, leveling​ buildings and plunging thousands into darkness in its destructive wake

The powerful tornado touched down near Interstate 35E and Interstate 635 and continued to ravage through towards Richardson and Garland

Gun control: More Americans want stricter laws now than 2017, says Pew Research survey
Gun control: More Americans want stricter laws now than 2017, says Pew Research survey

While the share of Americans demanding stricter gun laws has risen from 52% in 2017 to 60% in 2019, that seeking ban on high-capacity ammunition magazines has gone up to 71% compared to 65% two years ago.

Trump says Oscars failed because the hosts mocked him: 'Stupid people said horrible things about us'
Trump says Oscars failed because the hosts mocked him: 'Stupid people said horrible things about us'

Trump targeted the Oscars while commenting on the news cameras which were recording his rally speech at the American Airlines Center in Dallas

Now you can stay at Barbie's real-life Malibu mansion as she lists it on Airbnb for $60 a night
Now you can stay at Barbie's real-life Malibu mansion as she lists it on Airbnb for $60 a night

Those who are interested in the opportunity will need to visit the listing on Airbnb and be the first to book it when the bookings open on October 23 at 11 am PDT. 

Presidential election 2020: Only 7% in Iowa feel impeachment is a big issue; Donald Trump leads Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren
Presidential election 2020: Only 7% in Iowa feel impeachment is a big issue; Donald Trump leads Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren

While impeachment as an issue is not making much of a mark, another survey finds that more Americans approve of House's decision to launch impeachment inquiry against the president.

Presidential debate: Beto O'Rourke warns gun owners of 'consequences' if they do not turn in their guns
Presidential debate: Beto O'Rourke warns gun owners of 'consequences' if they do not turn in their guns

The Texas representative's strong assertion on gun control at the fourth debate in Ohio saw him facing strong reactions from rivals like Pete Buttigieg who was not convinced with the execution of O'Rourke's plan.

Donald Trump's draconian border rules are putting pregnant women seeking asylum in the US in grave danger
Donald Trump's draconian border rules are putting pregnant women seeking asylum in the US in grave danger

Forcing people to wait at the borders has seen expecting mothers languish in horrible conditions, lacking food and medical care. Even if they safely give birth in Mexico, it jeopardizes women's chances of making it to the US

Son of Texas sheriff who slammed immigrants as 'drunks who will run over your children' arrested for public intoxication
Son of Texas sheriff who slammed immigrants as 'drunks who will run over your children' arrested for public intoxication

Sergei Waybourn has previous arrests for trespassing and theft. He was also charged with assault last year.

Media, celebs and political opponents demand Trump 'denounce' fake video of him 'killing and assaulting' critics, say it could fuel violence
Media, celebs and political opponents demand Trump 'denounce' fake video of him 'killing and assaulting' critics, say it could fuel violence

The video was shown by a pro-Trump group at a recent event at the president's Miami resort and its gory content saw a huge backlash. The White House journalists' body wanted the president to denounce the video.

Survey names Vermont's South Burlington as best city for people with disabilities; big cities fail to find place in Top 10 list
Survey names Vermont's South Burlington as best city for people with disabilities; big cities fail to find place in Top 10 list

While South Burlington in Vermont with population less than 20,000 was found to be the best city for disabled persons, Providence in Rhode Island was ranked the last among 182 cities that were covered by the survey. None of the 10 most populous cities got a place in the top 10.

Boxer Errol Spence Jr 'in serious condition' after crashing his $300k Ferrari, police say he was not wearing a seatbelt
Boxer Errol Spence Jr 'in serious condition' after crashing his $300k Ferrari, police say he was not wearing a seatbelt

The 29-year-old unified welterweight champion was heading to his home in a white Ferrari from a nightclub at around 3 am when he crashed and flipped his vehicle in Dallas. 

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