The Jayme Closs case: A chilling tale of murder, kidnapping and escape in rural America

(CNN)Jake Patterson lasted only two days as a temp at the Saputo cheese factory in Almena, Wisconsin, a largely forgettable stint but for a brief stop behind a school bus while driving to work on a desolate stretch of US Highway 8. Suspect in kidnapping of Jayme Closs appears in…

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Broadway Legend Carol Channing Dies

Whether you knew her as Dolly, Lorelei, Muzzy or just Carol, Channing was a one-of-a-kind talent who captivated any audience. Her razor-sharp wit, gravelly voice and big, bright smile became the trademarks of a performer who originated some of Broadway’s most iconic roles throughout the ’40s, ’50s and ’60s. Channing continued…

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Israeli exchange student, 21, killed in ‘horrific’ attack in Melbourne, Australia

(CNN)A 21-year-old exchange student has been killed in a “horrific attack” in Melbourne, Australia, police said — a city consistently ranked among the world’s safest places to live. Detective Inspector Andrew Stamper said Thursday that further details about her injuries would not be revealed out of respect for her family.…

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BuzzFeed: Sources say Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about proposed Moscow project

(CNN)President Donald Trump personally directed his longtime former attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about the Moscow Trump Tower project, two federal law enforcement officials involved in an investigation of the matter told BuzzFeed. “BuzzFeed’s description of specific statements to the Special Counsel’s Office, and characterization of documents and…

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Nobody hurt in car bombing in Londonderry in Northern Ireland, police say

Londonderry, Northern Ireland (CNN)Police in Northern Ireland said it appears nobody was hurt in a Saturday night car bombing that shook central Londonderry. ‘We have lived through this before’ Gina McFeely said she was in her flat, getting ready to go to her nephew’s 21st birthday party, when she heard…

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Nobel Scientist James Watson Stripped Of Titles For ‘Reprehensible’ Race Remarks

racist comments about intelligence on a recent PBS documentary. DNA with partner Francis Crick in the 1950s, said in “American Masters: Decoding Genetics” earlier this month that genes are responsible for inferior intelligence among blacks.  reprehensible” and completely without a scientific basis. While the lab “appreciates” Watson’s “substantial scientific legacy,” the…

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Washington Post: Trump concealed details from meetings with Putin

Washington (CNN)There are no detailed records of five personal meetings President Donald Trump has had with Russian President Vladimir Putin, The Washington Post reported Saturday, citing US officials. In one instance, following a meeting Trump had with Putin in Hamburg, Germany, in 2017 that former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson…

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