Fresno rampage suspect details each day of killing spree to police

April 20, 2017

(CNN)The Fresno killing spree that left several families fatherless started when the gunman thought a security guard disrespected him. So, police say, he killed him. But the shooter didn’t want to go down in history for just one slaying, police said. He vowed to eliminate as many white men as he could. Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH …


London attack: Victim Melissa Cochran returns to US – BBC News

April 18, 2017

He added that Mrs Cochran, who was in a wheelchair when she joined a service for the families and survivors of the attack at Westminster Abbey on 5 April, was healing faster than expected. Victims of the London attack London attack: What we know so far In depth: Westminster terror attack The other people killed on the bridge were Aisha Frade, 44, who worked at a London sixth-form college; retired window cleaner Leslie Rhodes, 75, from south London, and Romanian tourist Andreea Cristea, …


Scott Pruitt Heads To Coal Mine To Pitch New EPA Agenda

April 14, 2017

SYCAMORE, Pennsylvania The head of the Environmental Protection Agency chose a Pennsylvania coal mine with a history of violating environmental laws as his venue for unveiling a new plan to refocus his agency in a way that he says will both protect offered roughly 75 miners at the Harvey Mine this hopeful message: The regulatory assault on coal is over. Pruitt, aclimate change denier and longtime ally of the fossil fuel industry, claimed that coal, oil and gas companies are both …


The Anti-Defamation League Is Offering Sean Spicer Remedial Holocaust Lessons

April 14, 2017

… comments constituted more than a one-off mistake. Many pointed to the White Houses Holocaust Remembrance Day statement, which did not mention the Jewish people an erasure that is also a common tactic of Holocaust deniers. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Dear Mr. Spicer: This week Jews around the world have spent time with their families celebrating Passover, the feast of freedom. In the Passover liturgy, we read that in each generation there will be …


China’s deadly secret: More executions than all other countries put together

April 11, 2017

Hong Kong (CNN)Every year, the Chinese state carries out several thousand judicial executions — more than the rest of the world combined. For the most part, the names of those executed remain secret, known only to their families. Secret killings While China is by far the most secretive country in the world over the scale of its executions, it is not alone. Secrecy is often a telltale sign of countries determined to continue with capital punishment. Chinese sleep on …


CNN 10 – April 10, 2017

April 10, 2017

… unfortunately, some of our kids fall to the cracks. Sometimes these kids are bullied and a lot of people in their life tell them that they can’t do things. Are you ready for speech? Let’s practice out here. Their parents are often told that their child is never going to learn to speak. UNIDENTIFIED MALE: The third grade teacher called my mother. She said he can’t do anything by himself. My mother had her heart broken. CHRISTIE: For the kids that are from low income families, …


His name was Henry Summers – but who was he? – BBC News

April 9, 2017

Image caption Henry lived in a top-floor flat in Leith They went to the door of his top-floor flat on Easter Road and knocked but got no answer. Image caption Police beat down the door to gain entry to Henry’s flat A few years before that a woman had been found dead in Edinburgh, undiscovered for five years. The media were full of recrimination and finger pointing. I used to work with old people and had seen this before. It’s easy to de-personalise older people. We …


Undocumented husband of Indiana Trump supporter deported to Mexico

April 7, 2017

(CNN)Helen Beristain voted for Donald Trump even though she is married to an undocumented immigrant. In November, she thought Trump would deport only people with criminal records — people he called “bad hombres” — and that he would leave families intact. “I don’t think ICE is out there to detain anyone and break families, no,” Beristain told CNN affiliate WSBT in March, shortly after her husband, Roberto Beristain was detained by US Immigration and …


Co-sleeping: ‘My baby died after we fell asleep on the sofa’ – BBC News

March 29, 2017

… “judged” about co-sleeping and often lie to health visitors if they are doing it. As a result, she said, guidance about how to minimise the risks of co-sleeping isn’t getting across. The problem is exacerbated by falling numbers of health visitors working in the UK, she adds. ‘Tearing families apart’ Meanwhile, Dawn – who has since had a baby girl named Faye – says her “entire chest aches” every time she thinks about Fern’s death. Her …


Term-time holidays: Where most children were absent – BBC News

March 27, 2017

… to the Supreme Court in January 2017, which reserved judgment. Rules came into force in 2013 following concerns that some families saw going away during term-time as an entitlement. If a school declares an absence unauthorised, the council can fine a parent 60 per child, which doubles to 120 if not paid within 21 days. However, the fines appear to have not proven a deterrent as the number of unauthorised holiday absences has continued to rise. @-webkit-keyframes spinnerRotate { …


The Story Of 2 Families And The Real-life Impact of Obamacare Repeal

March 20, 2017

narrative, the Affordable Care Act imposed regulations that made insurance more expensive for families like the Gibbses and then it spent a bunch of taxpayer money in ways that dont actually help them. That narrative is more or less correct. It is alsoleaves out the part about how those same regulations, and that same government spending, have put decent coverage within reach for families like the Secrists. Take away the rules and the money, as Republicans propose to do, and families like …


The Turkey-Netherlands Spat Is A Reminder Of A New Specter Haunting Europe

March 18, 2017

… the plane flew over Europe: Turkeys foreign minister had been in the Netherlands, the Turkish minister of families outside the door in the Turkish consulate in Rotterdam before reportedly being forced to spend about in her car, and others. This reminded me of how the Turk is a crucial character in the European psyche. While in Britain on my most recent trip, a local gentleman The Turk is a crucial character in the European psyche … the darkest fear of the European. Reading about how …