Parkland jurors must manage trial stress on their own

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 09:55:43 -0400

The 12 jurors chosen this past week to decide whether Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz is executed will be exposed to horrific images and emotional testimony, but must deal with any mental anguish alone

Distrust remains after Navy report on tainted Hawaii water

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 07:32:27 -0400

Some Hawaii residents, including Native Hawaiians and military families, say an investigation blaming a water contamination crisis on shoddy management and human error doesn’t help restore their trust in the U.S. Navy

3 police officers killed in Kentucky by suspect with rifle

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 00:18:26 -0400

Three Kentucky law enforcement officers were killed when a man opened fire on police attempting to serve a warrant at a home in eastern Kentucky

Today in History: July 2, Amelia Earhart disappears

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 00:00:41 -0400

Today in History Today is Saturday, July 2, the 183rd day of 2022. There are 182 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 2, 1937, aviator Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan disappeared over the Pacific Ocean while attempting to make the first round-the-world flight along the equator. On this date: In 1566, French astrologer, physician and professed prophesier Nostradamus died in Salon (sah-LOHN’). In 1776, the Continental Congress passed a resolution saying that “these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent States.” In 1881, President James A. Garfield was shot by Charles J. Guiteau (gee-TOH’) at the Washington railroad station; Garfield died the following September. (Guiteau was hanged in June 1882.) In 1917, rioting erupted in East St. Louis, Illinois, as white mobs attacked Black residents; nearly 50 people, mostly Blacks, are believed to have died in the violence. In 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into...

Baby’s father charged in slaying of stroller-pushing NYC mom

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 22:10:08 -0400

The ex-boyfriend of a New York City woman shot dead Wednesday as she pushed their infant daughter in a stroller has been arrested and charged with killing her

Judge: Sheriff must post bail after anti-harassment order

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 22:03:58 -0400

The sheriff of Pierce County, Washington, was ordered to post $100,000 bail while he awaits trial on false-reporting charges related to his controversial confrontation last year with a Black newspaper carrier

Sheriff: People getting out of Texas trailer were work crew

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 21:44:36 -0400

Authorities say a group of people who were spotted getting in and out of a parked semitrailer in San Antonio were part of a work crew, not a human-smuggling operation

Prosecutors seek to keep charges alive in Flint water crisis

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 21:37:44 -0400

Prosecutors are signaling that they want to pursue the same charges against former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and eight others in the Flint crisis over lead-contaminated water

US jury finds ex-Argentine officer responsible for massacre

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 20:19:57 -0400

A jury in Miami has found a former Argentine naval officer responsible for a 1972 massacre of political prisoners in his homeland

California man will plead guilty in cannabis pen fraud

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 19:38:11 -0400

A Southern California man who once competed on the Philippines national decathlon team has agreed to plead guilty to bilking investors out of more than $28 million with a phony scheme to market cannabis vape pens

Arc hero Tasso back to winning ways

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 14:41:00 BST

Last year's Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe victor Torquator Tasso returned to winning form in the Grosser Hansa-Preis at Hamburg on Saturday.

Genge: Rugby professionals guilty of using racist language should be named

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 13:01:00 BST

Ellis Genge believes professional rugby players found guilty of using racist language should be named.

Raasel takes Charge in Sandown sprint

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 14:39:00 BST

Raasel continued his rapid improvement by winning the first Group race of his career in the Coral Charge at Sandown.

Brentford close to finalising Hickey deal

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 14:19:00 BST

Brentford are close to finalising a deal to sign Aaron Hickey from Bologna. 

Chadwick continues perfect streak with home W Series win

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 13:40:00 BST

Jamie Chadwick continued her perfect start to her W Series title defence with a dominant win in front of her home fans at Silverstone.

Inspiral tops 11 contenders for Falmouth honours

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 13:50:00 BST

John and Thady Gosden's Inspiral is the standout name among 11 in Friday's Tattersalls Falmouth Stakes at Newmarket.

Wong, Bell earn maiden England ODI call ups; Davidson-Richards picked

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 13:50:00 BST

Issy Wong and Lauren Bell have earned maiden England ODI call-ups, while Alice Davidson-Richards has also been picked in the 14-strong squad for the three-match series against South Africa.

Everton sign defender Tarkowski on four-year deal

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 13:30:00 BST

Everton have signed central defender James Tarkowski on a four-year deal following his departure from Burnley.

Wallabies fight back to beat England despite Swain red card

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 13:05:00 BST

A trio of final-quarter tries saw 14-man Australia claim a 30-28 win over England and a 1-0 series lead against the odds in the first Test in Perth, after the hosts lost second-row Darcy Swain to a 34th-minute red card.

Verstappen dominates ahead of British GP qualifying | Merc keep pace with Ferrari

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 13:00:00 BST

World championship leader Max Verstappen produced a dominant performance in final practice at the British GP to establish himself as the clear favourite for pole at Silverstone qualifying.

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