National News

Jacquie Cadorette
August 22, 2019 - 2:59 pm
Brazil’s Amazon rainforest is experiencing record-breaking fires, and scientists are warning about what this could mean for climate change. According to CNN , fires in the Amazon have been tracked by the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) since 2013 and are now burning at the highest...
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Abbie Bennett
August 21, 2019 - 3:23 pm
( Connecting Vets ) - President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed a proclamation to erase the student loan debt of fully disabled veterans. During the AMVETS 75th National Convention in Kentucky, the president announced and then immediately signed a presidential memorandum to eliminate that debt. "...
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August 18, 2019 - 4:18 pm
( AP ) -- A basketball jersey believed to have been worn by former President Barack Obama while he was at a Honolulu prep school has sold at auction for $120,000. Heritage Auctions said the jersey sold Saturday night in Dallas to a collector of American and sports artifacts who didn't wish to be...
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August 15, 2019 - 7:24 am
( KYW Newsradio ) — All six police officers who here shot in a standoff with a gunman in North Philadelphia on Wednesday are out of the hospital and recovering at home. One officer, who was hurt in car accident on the way to the scene , is still in the hospital. In a briefing at police headquarters...
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Carrie Hodousek
August 14, 2019 - 11:26 am
( KCBS ) - The San Francisco school board has voted to cover up, rather than destroy, a historic mural that some students and parents at George Washington High Schoo l have called demeaning and upsetting because of its depictions of slavery and Native Americans. In a 4-3 vote on Tuesday, members of...
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Ameera Butt
August 13, 2019 - 1:35 pm
( KNX 1070 ) - A gun battle between numerous police officers and a man after a traffic stop resulted in the death of a CHP officer in Riverside Monday night. The officer-involved shooting, that also left two other CHP officers wounded, occurred in Riverside in the area of Box Springs Boulevard and...
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Johnny Lopez
August 13, 2019 - 11:23 am
If you ever thought your cat was being aloof because it didn’t know its own name when you called them then you are in for quite the shock. A new study has found that our feline friends can actually distinguish their names from other sounds, so your kitty may just be ignoring you when you call for...
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Johnny Lopez
August 10, 2019 - 4:00 pm
After a judge denied a request to drop the sexual abuse charges against Cuba Gooding Jr., the actor’s lawyer decided to launch the #NotMe Movement, according to Page Six . The Oscar winner has been accused of squeezing the breasts of a 30-year-old at a NYC bar on June 9 th . While Gooding pled not...
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Mel
August 09, 2019 - 12:50 pm
( FM 101.9 ) - Well this isn't reassuring for the weekend. A large, gurgling hole has popped up on a South Florida beach. Last week, crowds gathered at Juno Beach for the Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s turtle release, but the main spotlight of the event was arguably an ominous beach hole. WPBF-TV...
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Emma Jimenez
August 08, 2019 - 7:38 pm
( 1010 WINS ) -- The owner of a midtown art gallery who said he was viciously beaten by a group of youths last month in Chinatown for wearing a red "Make America Great Again" hat, apparently got the attention of President Donald Trump. Jahangir "John" Turan told 1010 WINS he received a FedEx box...
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