• Andrew Gillum Says Trump Is Trying To Undermine Democracy By Opposing Recount
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    Florida’s Democratic gubernatorial candidate says claims of electoral fraud without evidence by President Donald Trump and Florida Gov. Rick Scott were sowing seeds that could undermine confidence in the democratic process. Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum told a packed church of 200 supporters in Orlando Tuesday night that he would fight “with... Read more »
  • A Black Couple Sues Costco After Accusation Of Shoplifting
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    In Maryland, a black couple is suing a Costco store after police stopped them because an employee accused them of shoplifting. Barbara and Bahri Wallace spoke to WJLA on Friday and said they were shopping at the Costco in Anne Arundel County in May when they claimed they were being watched by management. In the 911... Read more »
  • CNN Sues Trump Over Jim Acosta Flap
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    NEW YORK (AP) — CNN took its access battle against the Trump administration to court on Tuesday, demanding the reinstatement of correspondent Jim Acosta’s White House credentials because their revocation violates the right of freedom of the press. Besides seeking an injunction to let Acosta return immediately, CNN is launching a... Read more »
  • Southern California Wildfire Roars To Life In Wilderness
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    (California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection via AP) MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Southern California’s huge wildfire roared to life again Tuesday in a mountain wilderness area even as many neighborhoods were reopened to thousands of residents who fled its advance last week. A massive plume rose suddenly at midmorning in the... Read more »
  • Woman Sues Funeral Home For Letting Brother’s Body ‘Decompose’ Before Service
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                                                      (NJ.com) A South Jersey woman claims a funeral home let her brother’s body “decompose” in their facility before the service was set to take place. Ashkeya Pratt-Williams has filed... Read more »
  • University Of Texas At San Antonio Professor Calls 9-1-1 On Student Who Had Her Feet Up During Class
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    Officials with the University of Texas at San Antonio issued a statement Monday, saying they were “concerned” by a video circulating Twitter showing a student being escorted out of a lecture hall by campus police and would be looking into the incident. The minute-long clip was filmed by Twitter user Apurva Rawal... Read more »
  • Principal Cleans School After Custodian Takes Off For An Emergency [Video]
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    When the custodian at Dallas Independent School District’s Frank Guzick Elementary School had an emergency, principal Adreana Davis stepped up to handle the responsibilities. Davis told WFAA, “I just put those gloves on and got to work.” As reported by WFAA, when teachers and students saw the principal pushing the custodian’s cart down the halls, they... Read more »
  • FBI Report Shows 17 Percent Spike In Hate Crimes In 2017
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    (AP Photo) NEW YORK (AP) — The FBI says hate crimes reports were up about 17 percent in 2017, marking a rise for the third year in a row. An annual report shows there were more than 7,100 reported hate crimes last year. There were increases in attacks motivated by racial bias,... Read more »
  • Man Steals 2 Cars Then Goes To Church To Pray
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    (Photo credit: Duncan Andison) A 64-year-old woman was pushed out of a moving car and carjacked near a church in Houston, Texas.  Kevin Chambers, 34, was arrested and charged in the crime. Authorities told ABC 13 ,that same night Chambers was at the Church of Lord Jesus Christ attending service when he tried to... Read more »
  • California Suspect In Deadly Kansas Hoax Call To Change Plea
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    (The Wichita Eagle via AP) WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A California man accused of making a hoax phone call that led police to fatally shoot an unarmed man in Kansas is expected to enter new pleas. Twenty-five-year-old Tyler R. Barriss has a change-of-plea hearing Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Wichita. He... Read more »