On This Day, October 20, 2001...The Concert for New York City was held at Madison Square Garden to honor the city’s NYPD and NYFD first responders in the wake of the September 11 attacks. Alongside many of the first responders, victims’ families and colleagues attended the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Consumer prices rose 3.7% in September compared to a year ago, holding steady from the previous month and running hotter than economists had expected.While inflation has fallen significantly from a peak of about 9% last summer, price increases remain more than... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. is "keeping options wide" for the recovery of Americans being held hostage by Hamas, the White House said Wednesday, but at the same time acknowledged it had no update on their condition or whereabouts.At least 22 Americans have died in Israel... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At least 900 people have died and more than 2,500 others have been injured in Israel after the militant group Hamas launched an unprecedented incursion from air, land and sea on Saturday, Israeli authorities said.Hamas fired thousands of rockets toward Israel... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In his first television interview, an American missionary is revealing for the first time the full story of his capture by al-Qaeda-linked terrorists in Niger and how he managed to persevere through a harrowing 6 1/2 years as their prisoner.Jeff Woodke,... Read More.
On October 11th, Snohomish Regional Fire plans to hold what will likely be the largest full-scale exercise ever held in the region.A full-scale exercise means this effort will simulate a real event, including active police, fire, health care, emergency medical services and other regional... Read More.
On This Day, September 22, 1985…Willie Nelson, Neil Young and John Mellencamp headlined the first-ever Farm Aid concert in Champaign, Illinois.The trio organized the all-star event to raise money to help family farmers in the United States. They were inspired by comments Bob Dylan made during the Live Aid concerts, in which he... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The operator of a New York City day care and her tenant have been held without bail following the "reckless, depraved" death of a 1-year-old boy and the exposure of three other children to fentanyl.Nicholas Dominici, 1, died after he was... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Harrison Floyd, the only one of the 19 defendants in Fulton County DA Fani Willis' election interference case to be held overnight after surrendering to authorities last week, has been released from Fulton County Jail, according to the inmate database.Placed into custody... Read More.
On This Day, July 13, 1985…The star-studded Live Aid charity concerts were held at Wembley Stadium in London and JFK Stadium in Philadelphia.The concerts, organized by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure, featured performances by Queen, David Bowie, U2, Sting, The Who, Elton John, Paul McCartney and others in London, and Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Mick Jagger, a reunion of Led Zeppelin and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A federal judge should consider holding New York City and its Department of Correction in contempt for failing to adequately address security, management and discipline at the problem-plagued Rikers Island jail complex, a court-appointed monitor recommended Monday in a new report.The... Read More.