Severe weather causes damage in Minnesota; 1 dead in crash

Severe storms brought damaging winds, heavy rain and a few reports of tornadoes to Minnesota, where one person died in a crash that authorities say was caused by downed power lines ByThe Associated Press 12 May 2022, 13:32 • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MINNEAPOLIS — Severe storms brought damaging … Read more

Chilling last words of fugitive prison boss

Audio has captured what could be the final words of fugitive prison officer Vicky White, who went on the run with her jail lover. Chilling 911 audio appeared to capture former jail boss Vicky White telling her fugitive beau Casey White in her final moments that they should “get out and run” from their car … Read more

‘Shocks’ combine to create economic time bomb

Six different shocks at once, focused on the world’s three largest economies, mean the prospects of a global recession are rising fast. For the past several years, investors enjoyed a historic rally in stock prices. But, more recently, global stock markets have begun to lose altitude and, the most high-flying of all, the American S&P500 … Read more

Italian leader urges Ukraine ceasefire in visit with Biden

President Joe Biden has hosted Italian Premier Mario Draghi at the White House as the U.S. works to maintain trans-Atlantic unity over the Russian invasion of Ukraine By CHRIS MEGERIAN Associated Press 10 May 2022, 21:49 • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden and Italian Premier … Read more

NATO commander: Putin could order ‘horrific’ nuclear escalation

A former top NATO commander has warned there’s a very real prospect that Vladimir Putin could escalate the war in Ukraine with a nuclear strike. A former NATO commander has warned that Vladimir Putin could escalate the war in Ukraine by sending in 600,000 troops, and could conceivably decide to launch a tactical nuclear strike. … Read more

PM’s home torched as nation locks down

Sri Lanka has deployed thousands of troops to enforce a curfew after five people were killed in the worst violence in weeks of protests. Sri Lanka deployed thousands of troops and police Tuesday to enforce a curfew after five people were killed in the worst violence in weeks of protests over an unprecedented economic crisis. … Read more

Atlanta rapper Young Thug arrested on RICO, gang charges

Rapper Young Thug was one of 28 people indicted Monday in Georgia on conspiracy to violate the state’s RICO act and street gang charges, according to jail records ByThe Associated Press 10 May 2022, 07:29 • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article ATLANTA — Rapper Young Thug was one of 28 … Read more

Manhunt ends with murder suspect captured as female prison guard dies in hospital

Officers received a tip that the couple were staying at a hotel in Indiana, almost 300 miles from the scene of their jailbreak. Surveillance officers then spotted Vicky White exiting the hotel along with Casey White and gave chase. A US Marshals squad ultimately drove into the Cadillac they were driving, causing the “wrecked” vehicle … Read more

Joel Embiid snub infuriates 76ers fans as Nikola Jokic prepares to take MVP gong

NBA fans have hit out on social media after Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid was passed over for this year’s MVP award. Denver Nuggets star Nikola Jokic will be named as the NBA’s Most Valuable Player (MVP) for a second straight year ahead of Philadelphia 76er Joel Embiid, ESPN reported on Monday. The 27-year-old Serbian … Read more

3 kids found dead in Los Angeles home, mother arrested

Police say three children were found dead at a Los Angeles home over the weekend and their mother and a teenager were arrested in the killings ByThe Associated Press 9 May 2022, 21:20 • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LOS ANGELES — Three children were found dead at a Los … Read more

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