(LONDON) -- Most of the casualties in the devastating Libya floods could have been avoided if the divided country had a functioning meteorological service, the head of the United Nation's World Meteorological Organization said Thursday.At least 6,000 people have died after widespread flooding washed... Read More.
(MADISON, Wisc.) -- Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul on Thursday filed a lawsuit on behalf of the state's nonpartisan elections chief, Meagan Wolfe, whom the state Senate has just voted along party lines to fire.Kaul argued that the 22-11 vote in the Republican-led chamber... Read More.
(REDAN, Ga) -- A police chief who was allegedly seen on camera body-slamming a student has been put on paid leave, Georgia's DeKalb County School District (DCSD) said Friday.In a video that has been circulating on social media, DCSD Police Chief Brad Gober allegedly slams... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- One of the highest-ranking FBI agents to ever face criminal charges pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiring to violate the International Emergency Economic Powers Act and commit money laundering.The plea was a reversal for Charles McGonigal, a former counterintelligence leader in the FBI's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As Russia continues its nearly 16-month-long invasion of neighboring Ukraine, political turmoil has erupted in Moscow while Kyiv tries to take back territory.A feud between Yevgeny Prigozhin, head of the Russian paramilitary organization Wagner Group, and Russia's top military brass escalated... Read More.
(ELLICOTT CITY, Md.) -- A former Maryland police chief accused of being a serial arsonist who targeted his rivals has been sentenced to life in prison.David Crawford, 71, was found guilty of eight counts of attempted murder in March following a trial in Howard County.... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The head of Russia's Wagner mercenary group, Yevgeny Prigozhin, said the Kremlin's justifications for its invasion of Ukraine are based on lies, in another extraordinary attack on the country's military and political leadership.Prigozhin, a key ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In his first televised public remarks since the pandemic, Chief Justice John Roberts defended the integrity of the Supreme Court in the face of slumping public approval and growing political pressure after a recent barrage of misconduct allegations."I want to assure people... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Two children were shot and injured overnight in Washington, D.C., during two separate incidents Sunday and Monday, police said, describing both girls as innocent bystanders.The latest string of shootings comes as D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser unveiled new legislative efforts aimed at increasing... Read More.
(EL PASO, Texas) -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection facilities in most regions along the southern border are over capacity even as the number of those in custody has declined, Border Patrol Chief Raul Ortiz said Wednesday.As of Wednesday, there were 26,354 people in CBP... Read More.