Trump claims credit for McCain's funeral and speaks out against him
Trump claims credit for McCain's funeral and speaks out against him

President Donald Trump is leading a tirade against the late Senator John McCain. Trump's actions even have members of his own party saying he's gone too far. Senator McCain was a Vietnam veteran who spent five years, tortured as a prisoner of war. His decades-long career in politics ended with a battle against brain cancer last August. Trump spoke out against him in front of a stunned and silent pro-military crowd in Ohio. The president said, "I gave him the kind of f...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces ban of all assault rifles after mosque shooting massacre
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces ban of all assault rifles after mosque shooting massacre

New Zealand's prime minister announced that assault rifles, such as the ones used last Friday in the massacre at two mosques in Christchurch, will be banned from the country once approved by the parliament. "Today I am announcing that New Zealand will ban all military-style semi-automatic weapons. We will also ban all assault rifles. We will also ban all high capacity magazines," Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Wednesday. "We will ban all parts with the ability...

Jewish cemetery headstones defaced with swastikas, anti-Semitic messages: Police
Jewish cemetery headstones defaced with swastikas, anti-Semitic messages: Police

Officers responded to the Hebrew Cemetery in Fall River Sunday afternoon after a maintenance worker discovered gravestones damaged with swastikas and anti-Semitic messages, including "expel the Jew" and "Hitler was right," according to police.

Former Trump confidante Hope Hicks to cooperate with House Democratic probe into Trump
Former Trump confidante Hope Hicks to cooperate with House Democratic probe into Trump

Hicks and other current administration officials have agreed to provide documents to the House Judiciary Committee, according to Nadler's spokesman Daniel Schwarz.

Tyler Perry helps grieving family
Tyler Perry helps grieving family

Police said Tynesha Evans' boyfriend, Othniel Inniss, shot and killed her at a bank in Alpharetta, Georgia, just north of Atlanta. 

Deer Park chemical fire extinguished
Deer Park chemical fire extinguished

TEXAS - The massive fire at a petrochemical facility in Deer Park is now out.  Tuesday night a large flash of fire rose from the intercontinental terminals company facility (seen on attached video). The company now says that all tank fires were extinguished early Wednesday morning. Firefighters are still spraying foam and water on the tanks to prevent the flames from re-igniting. TC spokesperson Alice Richardson said "I think I've said it the best way that I can...

President Trump meets with Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro
President Trump meets with Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro

President Trump sat down with Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro in the oval office. Domestic politics loomed large and President Trump was asked why he was still attacking John McCain, seven months after the Republican senator passed away. "I was never a fan of John McCain and I never will be," President Trump said.  Over the weekend, the President on Twitter went after McCain, slamming him for that 2017 thumbs down no vote on a Republican health care bill. &quo...

UH-Manoa student tops national Okinawa Essay Contest
UH-Manoa student tops national Okinawa Essay Contest

Hilson Reidpath, 31, received first place in the first annual Okinawa Essay Contest hosted at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C.

Her son died. And then anti-vaxers attacked her
Her son died. And then anti-vaxers attacked her

Grieving and frightened, just days after her son's death she checked her Facebook page hoping to read messages of comfort from family and friends. Instead, she found dozens of hateful comments.

President Trump continues his feud with the late Senator McCain
President Trump continues his feud with the late Senator McCain

Tuesday, Trump went after McCain while he was sitting with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in the White House.  

For the first time, mathematics' most prestigious prize has been awarded to a woman, Karen Uhlenbeck
For the first time, mathematics' most prestigious prize has been awarded to a woman, Karen Uhlenbeck

Uhlenbeck, 76, is known for her work with partial differential equations.

Teen who refused chickenpox vaccine says school is limiting his activities. So he's suing
Teen who refused chickenpox vaccine says school is limiting his activities. So he's suing

Jerome Kunkel, a senior at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart/Assumption Academy in Walton, Kentucky, refuses to get the chickenpox vaccine, citing his Christian faith.