An investigation by the Associated Press claims an abuse helpline used by lay leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was used to cover up a case of sexual abuse.
- In The Know by Yahoo
Woman from California shares the biggest culture shocks she faced after moving to Iowa: ‘It’s crazy different’
A Californian is going viral after sharing the biggest culture shocks she faced after moving to Iowa.
- Fresno Bee
The Fresno Diocese stretches more than 200 miles from Atwater in the north to Frazier Park in the south.
Tammy Perreault, 63, was struck by an umbrella while sitting on a beach in South Carolina and died from her injuries nearly an hour later
- Asheville Citizen-Times
Those promoting Christian nationalism are not only showing their lack of faith in the power of God but are actually hurting the witness of Christ.
- Miami Herald
A mother in Florida was arrested after deputies say she went overboard in the discipline department.
Former LA County official who took photos of the Kobe Bryant helicopter crash testified that he didn't 'even know' who 13-year-old Gianna Bryant was
Retired LA Fire Captain Brian Jordan was on the defense during his Monday testimony in the Vanessa Bryant trial, abruptly leaving the stand three times.
Local Florida reporter says Marco Rubio refuses to take his questions but goes on Fox News where they 'handle him with kid gloves'
Reporter Michael Putney said he has invited Marco Rubio on his show every week for the last two years.
- Miami Herald
He’s a nationally known expert in prostate, breast and brain cancers.
- Raleigh News and Observer
As awesome as the NC State Fair is, it just won’t be the same without this savory food — served from the fair’s longest operating booth.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyEBAM, Cameroon—At first Florencia Pirioua thought the Russian mercenaries she saw approaching her compound in Boko-Boudeye, just outside the western Central African Republic (CAR) town of Bouar, were in the community in search of rebels who had consistently targeted the area in the first four months of the year. But she says these paramilitaries from the infamous Wagner Group had an ulterior motive—to snatch children from their families.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Wendy's employee Antoine Kendrick is being charged with second degree murder after altercation with customer.
- Raleigh News and Observer
The beachgoer believes if he had waited any longer to swim out, “those girls wouldn’t have made it.”
'Is it wrong that I like anything?': Anime fan in China says she was interrogated by police for wearing kimono
A woman in China claims that she was detained and interrogated by police after they spotted her wearing a white kimono while taking photos in Suzhou, China. On Wednesday evening, while waiting in line for a snack with her photographer, the two were suddenly surrounded by police officers in Huaihai street, a food strip popular for Japanese bars and restaurants, according to the woman.
- Associated Press
A once-prominent neurologist convicted last month of sexually abusing patients killed himself Monday at a New York City jail, two people familiar with the matter said. Dr. Ricardo Cruciani, 68, was found unresponsive in a shower area at the Eric M. Taylor Center, a jail at the notorious Rikers Island complex, the people said. Cruciani's lawyer, Frederick Sosinsky, confirmed in a statement that his client had died, but not the manner of death.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
A Saturday night house fire on Raymond Avenue in White Settlement was intentionally set, authorities said.
Crews left the scene just after 3 a.m.
- The Telegraph
Only the wallpaper appears to be staying. Removal men spent Monday loading up two lorries with the contents of the flat above Number 11 Downing Street that has been Boris and Carrie Johnson’s home for just over three years.
Alex Jones was ordered to pay millions in damages for his claims that Sandy Hook was a hoax, but the 1 in 5 Americans who believe him can harass surviving families without consequence. We talked to one of them.
Although Alex Jones has been held liable for his defamatory comments about Sandy Hook, a belief in "false flag" conspiracies is common in the US.
- Macon Telegraph
Authorities said the fight was sparked over a romantic partner.
- The Conversation
Author Salman Rushdie pictured in London in 2017. Grant Pollard/APAuthor Salman Rushdie is in the hospital with serious injuries after being stabbed by a man at an arts festival in New York State on Aug. 12, 2022. The following article was published on the 30th anniversary of the release of The Satanic Verses. One of the most controversial books in recent literary history, Salman Rushdie’s “The Satanic Verses,” was published three decades ago this month and almost immediately set off angry demon