16-year-old boy critically injured in Thanksgiving Day shooting, Memphis police say
A man who fell off of a cruise ship in the middle of the night said he survived by treading water for 20 hours, eating bamboo, and fighting off jellyfish in shark-infested waters
Other passengers on the ship, like Shant'a Miller White, told Insider that passengers were left in the dark as to what had happened to the man.
- Dog Time
A heroic dog recently proved his loyalty to his family when he defended a teen girl against an attacker. A Four-Legged Friend…And Defender Autumn Dolbear is 16 years old. She is a high school student with cognitive disabilities. Her dog, Pancake, has always been a source of comfort for her, but recently, he demonstrated he can […] The post Heroic Dog Defends Teen With Cognitive Disabilities During Park Attack appeared first on DogTime.
- Business Insider
A lawyer for fired Twitter staff says Elon Musk is trying to 'tap-dance' his way out of paying severance, and threatens a 'fun as hell' arbitration campaign
Akiva Cohen said he hoped Elon Musk would do the right thing and give ex-employees their severance packages, "but it'll be fun as hell if he doesn't."
- USA TODAY
Deep-sea secrets and the 'Ship of Gold': Why a treasure hunter sits behind bars as bounty gets auctioned
Tommy Thompson and a team of scientists found the so-called Ship of Gold in 1988. Since then, Thompson has been drowning in legal troubles.
- KABC – Los Angeles
Video shows a truck tumble over the side of a rain-soaked freeway in Santa Clarita, falling on wreckage from an earlier crash.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
The Phoenix Mercury star now languishes in one of Russia's worst prisons. Here are the conditions Brittney Griner likely faces in IK-2.
- Good Morning America
James Michael Grimes is speaking out for the first time in an exclusive interview with ABC News after going overboard on a Carnival cruise ship after being missing for almost 20 hours. Grimes said he treaded water for nearly 20 hours after falling overboard on Thanksgiving Eve -- battling jelly fish, rip currents and shark-infested waters before being airlifted by the U.S. Coast Guard on Nov. 24. Grimes had only been aboard the Carnival Valor for a day before his sister reported him missing.
- WSB Cox articles
Deputies said it is unclear if the shooting was politically motivated or not.
- Raleigh News and Observer
Gary Rasor, then 82, was pushed to the floor by a man fleeing the Home Depot with stolen merchandise.
- Miami Herald
The blue-green artifact is linked to ancient Egypt, archaeologists said.
The unveiling of the 2022 holiday decorations at the White House sparked claims that the Bidens intentionally included satanic imagery. This is false; the gilded mirror shown in photos shared online has been in the White House collection since 1946 and was displayed during other presidencies."Uh… Call me crazy but… Maybe I missed the part of the story where Baphomet is supposed to be a Christmas decoration?" says a November 29, 2022 tweet.The claim also circulated on Facebook, including one Nove
- Daily Paws
Artemis barked to let rescuers know where he and his family's two daughters were sitting in the woods.
Identity influences how strongly Asian is associated with females and Black with males, new study finds
In psychology, it is an established belief that people make associations based on components of a person’s social identity, which includes age, race and gender. A new study published in Social Psychological and Personality Science, however, has pointed out that this stereotypical association is weaker in Black women and Asian men. To determine whether a person’s ingroup identity and group status play a factor in such associations, Axt’s research team conducted two studies.
- Southern Living
The decades-old wooden structure has local officials stumped.
- Fox Business
A viral video shows a pair of masked bandits robbing a Palo Alto, California, Apple store in broad daylight as staff warns customers not to intervene.
- WSB Cox articles
An administrator with the Murray County School System is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student and supplying alcohol to minors at a Halloween party.
- NBC News
Two New York City teenagers were charged with hate crime assault after they allegedly beat a subway passenger who refused to give up his seat and directed anti-Asian statements toward him, police said.
- The Advocate
Jessica Watkins and other Oath Keepers were convicted Tuesday of multiple felonies for their involvement in the January 6 attack on the Capitol building.
California reparations push could give Black residents hundreds of thousands of dollars — here’s what they say they would do with it
Economic consultants for California's first-in-the-nation reparations task force recently presented calculations for what redressing past harms for the descendants of slaves might look like.
- Miami Herald
The facts of the case were bizarre and largely undisputed: Alexis Facey, a single mother, attended a friend’s birthday party at Tootsie’s strip club in Miami Gardens. After a free shot of liquor and many drinks, she climbed into her car and drove off.