(PHILADELPHIA) -- Philadelphia police are on a manhunt for a teenage murder suspect who escaped from a hospital Wednesday and is "considered dangerous," the department announced.Authorities identified the escaped prisoner as 17-year-old Shane Pryor, who was being held on murder charges, Deputy Commissioner of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York Gov. Kathy Hochul signed legislation Tuesday to create a new commission to study reparations and racial justice.The state commission will be tasked with examining the legacy of slavery, "subsequent discrimination against people of African descent, and the impact these... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Thousands of people have been forced to flee as fighting reached one of Sudan's largest cities, Wad Madani.Gen. Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo, commander of Sudan's Rapid Support Forces (RSF) paramilitary group, said on social media that the RSF have taken control of Wad... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday delivered a forceful defense of Israel's military actions but said that "humanitarian pauses must be considered" to protect civilians in Gaza -- the administration's strongest statement of a support for any type of halt... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- The number of teenage girls experiencing suicidal thoughts and behaviors increased during the second year of the pandemic, new federal data showed.The percentage of high school female students who seriously considered attempting suicide rose from 24.1% to about one-third, or 30%, between... Read More.
(SAVANNAH, Ga.) -- Police in Savannah, Georgia, said they believe the toddler who mysteriously vanished one week ago is dead, and they've named the boy's mother as the primary suspect.Chatham County police on Wednesday brought search dogs to the home of the 20-month-old Quinton... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After years of failed attempts to reform Rikers Island, a federal judge in Manhattan on Tuesday will consider whether to put New York City’s sprawling and troubled jail complex under control of the court.Judge Laura Taylor Swain in 2014 appointed a... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has tested positive for COVID-19, her deputy chief of staff Drew Hammill tweeted Thursday.Pelosi, 82, is vaccinated and boosted and does not have any symptoms, he said. This positive test comes after testing negative earlier in the week,... Read More.
(GREEN BAY, Wisc.) -- Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers considered retiring amid a tumultuous offseason, he told reporters gathered at the team's training camp Wednesday.In his second day back with the team, Rodgers admitted he's still not sure what, if anything, will change... Read More.
The current vessel being replaced has been in service since 1979 and is due to be replaced. The Board of Skagit County Commissioners has determined that the M/V Guemes has reached the end of its useful and economic life and needs to be replaced. ... Read More.