A shooting at an upscale South Florida shopping mall erupted from a fight between two groups, leaving three people injured and sending anxious shoppers fleeing, police said.Several suspects in custody »
In I, Sniper, Lee Boyd Malvo speaks at length about the 2002 reign of terror he and partner John Allen Muhammad carried out in the Washington, D.C., area, resulting in ten deaths. Yet despite using audio clips from his phone calls as narration, Vice's eight-part docuseries (premiering May 10) is most notable for putting its prime emphasis on the pair's innocent victims, and the countless friends, family members and loved ones left to cope with unthinkable tragedy.
Donald Trump's obsession with getting revenge is frustrating close allies, Washington Post reported. Trump allies said they wish he was working on protecting his policies and helping the GOP instead. The ex-president has become increasingly vocal after several early weeks of keeping a low profile.
It said Bezos had apparently taken an unusual interest in helicopters in 2018. Back in 2019, Jeff Bezos announced that he and his wife, MacKenzie, were seeking a divorce. Only hours later, the National Enquirer reported Bezos had been dating Lauren Sanchez, the owner of Black Ops Aviation and a helicopter pilot.
A Pennsylvania lawsuit said Tesla was in breach of its contract after raising a Solar Roof price. The suit, filed by Philip Dahlin and Mary Arndtsen, said it would seek federal class-action status. The increase "was a significant disappointment," Dahlin told Insider.
Dave Bautista told IGN that he wouldn't play Drax the Destroyer after "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3." Bautista has appeared in four Marvel franchise movies since 2014. Dave Bautista said he wouldn't reprise his role as Drax the Destroyer after "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3."
Elon Musk said Dogecoin, a cryptocurrency that started as a meme, will "take over the world." Dogecoin is a cryptocurrency created in 2013 as a joke but has recently been popularized by Musk. Musk added on "Saturday Night Live" that Dogecoin was "as real" as a dollar bill.
A French pilot was tied to a target on a live firing range as part of a brutal hazing ritual. A French fighter pilot has filed a legal complaint after a brutal hazing ritual in which he alleges he was kidnapped, tied up, and left on a live firing range by his colleagues in the French air force. The incident, which happened in March 2019, was first reported by the French newspaper La Provence on Friday.
Evacuation orders were lifted as crews continue to battle a fire in Butte County on Saturday. The Gunnison Fire is burning north of Chico, and has charred about 350 acres and is 40% contained as of 5 p.m. As of around 4:30 p.m.
United just began flying between New York City and California again for the first time since 2015. United Airlines is back at New York's John F, Kennedy International Airport, having returned in March after a six-year absence that started when the airline ended flights to California from the airport in 2015. Although the routes weren't profitable, then-airline president Scott Kirby said that it was a "mistake" for the airline to leave because those lucrative customers shifted to other airlines like American Airlines and Delta Air Lines for their transcontinental needs, and more.
A string of lights that lobbed across the night sky in parts of the U.S. on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday had some people wondering if a fleet of UFOs was coming, but it had others— mostly amateur stargazers and professional astronomers— lamenting the industrialization of space. The train of lights was actually a series of relatively low-flying satellites launched by Elon Musk's SpaceX as part of its Starlink internet service earlier this week. An email to a spokesman for SpaceX was not returned Saturday, but astronomy experts said the number of lights in quick succession and their distance from Earth made them easily identifiable as Starlink satellites for those who are used to seeing them.
A video imagining Schitt's Creek character Moira Rose as a GPS voice has gone viral on TikTok. The video shows actor Michael Berry as Moira directing a driver through the streets of Lancaster, PA. TikTokers responded to the video demanding a real-life GPS system narrated by Berry as Moira.
Trump advisor Jason Miller pointed out Liz Cheney as a top political target of the former president. Cheney faces the loss of her leadership role in the House and a tough GOP primary challenge in 2022. The No. 3 House Republican refuses to waver from her criticism of Trump's continued election lies.
Germany on Sunday commemorated the 100th birthday of Sophie Scholl, a young woman who became an icon for her role in the anti-fascist 'White Rose' resistance group. Scholl and other group members were arrested in 1943 after scattering leaflets critical of Adolf Hitler's regime and the war from a balcony at the University of Munich. The group's story, including the Scholl siblings' gradual awareness and then rejection of the horrors of National Socialist ideology and militarism, has become a staple of history lessons in German schools.
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan posthumously pardoned 34 victims of racial lynching in the state, on Saturday, the Baltimore Sun reported. The victims were denied legal due process between 1854 and 1933. The pardons were partly due to a petition by students at Loch Raven Technical Academy that urged Hogan to pardon Howard Cooper, a 15-year-old Black boy who in 1885 was hanged outside the Towson jailhouse by a white mob, WJZ reported.
Michael Cohen in an MSNBC interview discussed Rudy Giuliani's legal woes. He predicted that Trump wouldn't be helping Giuliani pay his mounting legal bills. Both Cohen and Giuliani got embroiled in legal troubles working as Trump's personal attorney.
Maybe it's just a coincidence that Rory McIlroy is right back in the thick of it at the Wells Fargo Championship. “It was buzzy, that atmosphere,” McIlroy said after a 3-under 68 left him two shots behind Keith Mitchell. Mitchell, who also felt drained of energy after the restart nearly a year ago, straightened out his putter and delivered big tee shots Saturday.
The CDC acknowledged that the coronavirus is airborne in updated guidance. The new guidance specifies that the coronavirus can be spread through inhalation of respiratory droplets containing the virus. Previously, CDC guidance stated that most infections were transmitted through "close contact, not airborne transmission."
President Teddy Roosevelt once stood in this room, in 1917, with its scrolled plaster walls and pink marble fireplace from France. Little might he have imagined that a family of raccoons would many years later take up residence in the Kansas City mansion that had fallen into disrepair, their paw prints still visible. The three-story, 10-fireplace home was built in 1910 as a wedding gift for Irwin and Laura Nelson Kirkwood.
China has been rolling out a system that ranks its citizens based on their "social credit." The Chinese Communist Party has been constructing a moral ranking system for years that will monitor the behavior of its enormous population - and rank them all based on their "social credit." The "social credit system," first announced in 2014, is "an important component part of the Socialist market economy system and the social governance system" and aims to reinforce the idea that "keeping trust is glorious and breaking trust is disgraceful," according to a 2015 government document.
In the morning hours of Sept. 2, 1981, a rookie cop by the name of Nathaniel Broom stopped a Volkswagen Beetle on a Miami street corner with three men inside suspected of taking part in a robbery. The men ran and Broom, 23 and only nine months on the job, gave chase. As the officer raced up Northwest Second Avenue and then turned the corner onto 11 Street in what the Miami Herald described at the time as a “rundown section of Miami called Overtown,” Robert Patton, 24, was kneeling on the ground, waiting.
In the pandemic, hundreds of Chinese migrants who lost their jobs moved to a remote city on the Navajo Nation Indian reservation in New Mexico, to do what they thought was legal agricultural work. Instead, they and the local Native community found themselves pitted against one another in a bizarre cautionary tale about the boom in cannabis production in the US, and the impact on Asian migrant labourers. When Xia (not her real name) first heard about the job as a "flower cutter", she pictured roses.
The U.S. Navy announced Sunday it seized an arms shipment of thousands of assault weapons, machines guns and sniper rifles hidden aboard a ship in the Arabian Sea, apparently bound for Yemen to support the country's Houthi rebels. An American defense official told The Associated Press that the Navy's initial investigation found the vessel came from Iran, again tying the Islamic Republic to arming the Houthis despite a United Nations arms embargo. Iran's mission to the U.N. did not immediately respond to a request for comment, though Tehran has denied in the past giving the rebels weapons.
NASA's Perseverance rover recorded the hum of the Ingenuity helicopter flying on Mars. Ingenuity is about to fly to a new airfield to carry out more experimental flights. NASA's Perseverance rover, which carried Ingenuity to Mars, has recorded video of each of the helicopter's four flights thus far.
Hulu released photos of Sebastian Stan as Tommy Lee and Lily James as Pamela Anderson. Stan, 38, and James, 32, will play the titular characters in the upcoming series, "Pam & Tommy." The eight-episode series will present a comedic take on the story behind Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee's infamous sex tape.
But on Saturday, as she emceed at the KC Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebration, she was proud to speak her first language. Today, our city officially recognizes the presence of our community, and in doing so Kansas City sees us, hears us and honors us,” Shackelford said. People spread out around Ilus W. Davis Park, across from City Hall in downtown Kansas City.
“Every college has a public health responsibility to require its students to be vaccinated.”
“While the vast majority of students will likely get the vaccine, schools should honor the decisions of the few who object.”
“A vaccinated campus could be the step toward normality that college leaders are seeking.”
“College students are mobile and spread COVID-19 with them whenever they travel.”
“There almost certainly are going to be legal challenges because the anti-vaccine movement is already preparing for them.”