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Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 03:51 PM EST

Death Toll in Violence at Bolivian Fuel Plant Rises to 8

Death Toll in Violence at Bolivian Fuel Plant Rises to 8

The death toll from an operation by Bolivian security forces to clear the blockade of a fuel plant by anti-government protesters has risen to at least eight, officials said Wednesday. The public defender’s...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 03:10 PM EST

San Diego Special Agent-Turned-Whistleblower Comes Forward

San Diego Special Agent-Turned-Whistleblower Comes Forward

Special Agent Wesley Petonak, 34, was sitting at his desk in November 2018 when he came across a PowerPoint presentation file that alarmed him. A nine-year veteran at San Diego’s Homeland Security Investigatio...

Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 at 12:27 AM EST

'The Defecation Room:' Ex-Inmate Alleges NY Prison Cruelty

'The Defecation Room:' Ex-Inmate Alleges NY Prison Cruelty

A former inmate, now cleared of murder, is accusing New York State prison employees of cruelty and abuse by locking him in a cell with no access to a working toilet for more than 2 months.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 11:46 PM EST

Boy, 10, Shot at NJ High School Football Game Dies

Boy, 10, Shot at NJ High School Football Game Dies

Micah Tennant, the 10-year-old boy who was shot last week while attending a high school football playoff game in Pleasantville, New Jersey, has died, authorities said Wednesday. Tennant was struck in the...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 10:59 AM EST

SUNY Student Dies After 150-Foot Fall From Cliff in NY Park

SUNY Student Dies After 150-Foot Fall From Cliff in NY Park

Police say a 20-year-old college student has died after falling 150 feet from a cliff in an upstate New York park

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 03:19 PM EST

US Schools Try to Diversify Mainly White Teaching Ranks

US Schools Try to Diversify Mainly White Teaching Ranks

More than half of the students in American public schools are minorities, but the teaching force is still 80% white, according to statistics from the U.S. Education Department. As mounting research highlights...

Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 at 12:32 AM EST

NY Man Walking to Synagogue Stabbed in ‘Vicious’ Attack

NY Man Walking to Synagogue Stabbed in ‘Vicious’ Attack

Police say an Orthodox Jewish man was stabbed in a “vicious, violent attack” while walking to synagogue in a New York City suburb.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 02:23 PM EST

Uber to Let Users Record Audio of Rides in Brazil, Mexico

Uber to Let Users Record Audio of Rides in Brazil, Mexico

Uber will let passengers and drivers record audio of their rides in an attempt to improve its safety record. The ride-hailing company plans to pilot the feature in cities in Brazil and Mexico in December. It...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 02:37 PM EST

Jets’ Bell Rips NFL for ‘Random’ 5th HGH Test

Jets’ Bell Rips NFL for ‘Random’ 5th HGH Test

New York Jets running back Le'Veon Bell says he has been unfairly targeted by the NFL after taking a fifth test this season for performance enhancers and criticizes the league's policy.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 02:03 PM EST

Cops: NJ Man Steals Steaks, Wreaks Epic Chaos in Getaway

Cops: NJ Man Steals Steaks, Wreaks Epic Chaos in Getaway

A man who tried to flee after stealing three beef tenderloins from a New Jersey supermarket embarked on a wild getaway that ended with multiple crashes, a path of destruction and a litany of charges, police...

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