Monday, July 22, 2019

Beauty queen hits back after being stripped of Miss Michigan title

A Chinese-American pageant contestant who supports President Donald Trump said Miss World America stripped her Miss Michigan title Thursday after citing social media content in violation of character requirements. Kathy Zhu, a 20-year-old University of...

3 members of white supremacist group sentenced for violence at rallies

The U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Virginia announced Friday that three white supremacists have been sentenced to between two and three years in prison after helping start a riot at the “Unite...

Heathrow airport: 104kg of gold ‘linked to drugs cartel’ seized

Four million pounds worth of gold has been seized at Heathrow by officers investigating a south American drugs cartel. The gold, weighing around 104 kilograms was on its way to Switzerland from the Cayman Islands...

Police officer injured in hit-and-run after traffic stop

Police body camera footage shows the moments a driver struck an officer with his vehicle and drove away early Friday in Miramar. Johnny Lee Morris Jr., 20, was charged with aggravated battery of a law...

Anonymous $25 Million Gift will Expand Neurological

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) announced Wednesday that it had received a special gift from an unknown benefactor. The donor, who wished to remain anonymous, gave CHLA $25 million to help fund the expansion of...

2-year-old tot takes tractor on joy ride to Minnesota county fair

Minnesota toddler Kenneth Allen wanted to go to the county fair by any means possible; and he managed to get there, all on his own, thanks to his motorized John Deere toy tractor. On Thursday...

‘breathtaking’ encounter with actor Keanu Reeves

They say you should never meet your heroes because you'll always be disappointed. That is unless your idol is Keanu Reeves, of course, who may very well be the nicest man in the world. But...

Health Department finds West Nile at two area parks

A sample of mosquitos found in Long Beach tested positive for West Nile Virus, confirming the virus’ presence in Los Angeles County for the first time this year, health officials said Friday. “While this confirmation...

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed in the stomach while speaking on stage

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam has been stabbed while speaking at an event in southern China. According to his manager, Lester Mo Gee-man, Yam was stabbed in the stomach but police say his injuries are...

Hong Kong: Police probe link of huge explosives haul

A bomb disposal team was deployed to an industrial unit in Hong Kong after the discovery of a homemade explosives laboratory, police said on Saturday. Some 2 kilograms (4.4 pounds) of tri-acetone tri-peroxide (TATP) —...

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KELT-9b hottest planet: Iron and Titanium Found on ‘Ultrahot Jupiter

Planets don’t really get much hotter than KELT-9b. With a surface temperature well over 4,000 ℃, the planet was detected in 2017 using the...