• Savannah State Eyes Layoffs Amid Decline In Student Enrollment
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    (Hemera Technologies) Savannah State University may be forced to downsize due to lack of funds. According to savannahnow.com enrollment has been down for the past two years. “As you may know, our enrollment has declined for two consecutive years, and a drop in enrollment means a decrease in tuition, fee and state-allocated... Read more »
  • Ex-FBI Agent Gets 4 Years In Prison For Leaking Documents
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    Former Minneapolis FBI agent Terry Albury, followed by his attorney, Joshua Dratel, walk out of the Federal Courthouse in St. Paul Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 after Albury was sentenced to four years in prison for leaking classified defense documents to a reporter. (Shari L. Gross/Star Tribune via AP) ST. PAUL, Minn.... Read more »
  • Fishy Finances: Star-Kist Fined $100M In Tuna Price-Fixing
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    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — StarKist Co. agreed to plead guilty to a felony price fixing charge as part of a broad collusion investigation of the canned tuna industry, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Thursday. The DOJ said StarKist faces up to a $100 million fine when it is sentenced. Prosecutors... Read more »
  • Cory Booker Feels Out South Carolina With Eye To 2020 Election
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    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Cory Booker had hundreds of Democratic activists nodding, applauding and eventually roaring — complete with a sermon-style call-and-response — as he entertained the Orangeburg County party barbecue to put the exclamation point on his first day in South Carolina as a potential presidential contender. The New Jersey... Read more »
  • Beto O’Rourke Uses Town Hall To Try To Unseat Ted Cruz In Texas Senate
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    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democratic Senate hopeful Beto O’Rourke told a national television audience Thursday night that he’d vote to impeach President Donald Trump and believes Texas can lead the way to a national embracing of relaxed immigration policies and gun control — unapologetically liberal positions that may be hard... Read more »
  • NTSB Blocked From Examining Limo In Crash That Killed 20
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    WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal safety investigators have been unable to conduct a full examination of the limousine involved in a crash that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago in upstate New York because of a criminal case against the limo company’s operator. While the National Transportation Safety Board says it... Read more »
  • Missing Chicago Postal Worker Kierra Coles’ Mother Addresses Rumors About Her Disappearance
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    Postal worker,  Kierra Coles, 26, has been missing since October 2. She mysteriously disappeared near her South Side Chicago neighborhood. A neighbor’s surveillance video showed Coles in her U.S. Postal Service uniform, heading to work on Oct. 2, WGN-TV reported. She passed her car, went across the street and disappeared out of... Read more »
  • Trump Now Says Saudi Journalist Is Likely Dead, Threatens Consequences
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    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday it “certainly looks” as though Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead, and he threatened “very severe” consequences if the Saudis are found to have murdered him. As the U.S. toughened its response to Khashoggi’s disappearance, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pulled out of a... Read more »
  • Woman Arrested For Leaving 2-Year-Old Boy On Strangers Porch
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    UPDATE:  CBS 11 in Dallas reports that the woman, who dropped the toddler off at the wrong front door and then left, has been arrested. “The suspect in the video dropped the child off after the father had left his residence and at the wrong residence,” the Sheriff’s Office said. “The female... Read more »
  • Mom Tracks Down and Spanks 14-Year-Old After He Took Off In Her New BMW [Video]
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    In a series of now viral tweets Liza Campero details the drama that unfolded as her mother tracked down her 14-year-old brother who went joy riding in her BMW. Campero told KTRK that her brother disconnected the WiFi from the house and then shut off the security cameras so his mom couldn’t see... Read more »