OJ Simpson Has Officially Been Released From Prison10/02/2017 03:00He was sentenced to up to 33 years at the prison, which is located about 90 miles east of Reno.O.J. Simpson could be back in Miami-Dade soon, but Attorney General Pam Bondi doesn't want authorities in Nevada to force Florida's taxpayers to foot the bill for hosting his parole.Unlike when he walked free after his murder trial in 1995, Simpson faces parole supervision for another five years...
Lin-Manuel Miranda to Trump: 'You're going straight to hell'10/01/2017 03:00The White House announced Thursday that President Donald Trump will temporarily lift the Jones Act in order to bolster aid efforts in Puerto Rico, which was devastated by Hurricane Maria last week.Carmen Yulin Cruz posted twin tweets in Spanish and English saying: "The goal is one: saving lives".For some Puerto Ricans, comments by Trump about the island's protracted financial crisis, and the amount of attention he has given to other, less pressing, issues while Puerto Rico suffers, just compounds the misery...
Health providers push for flu vaccines; some Hoosiers skeptical09/30/2017 03:47"Every year in the United States there are more than 200,000 hospitalizations and 36,000 deaths from complications of influenza", said Amy Schmidt, Director of Nursing at Richland Public Health.The time to get your influenza vaccine is now, as it takes a couple of weeks to build up immunity.Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price "leads by example" and receives an influenza vaccination from Medstar Visiting Nurse Sharon Walsh-Bonadies during a news conference on September 28, 2017, in Washington, D...
Student stabbed to death at New York City school, police say09/29/2017 03:00The other teen was transported to the hospital in critical condition."It has been many, many years in this city since we've lost a child in a school in this kind of violent incident, and it is all the more troubling for that reason", Mayor Bill de Blasio said. It started with "back and forth" between the three students and escalated...
AG Sessions: Free speech on college campuses under attack09/28/2017 03:00The attorney general-or perhaps the law school administration-has a somewhat picayune concept of that notion, however, as over 100 student protesters were barred from attending the event. Well, today Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced a plan to intervene. "I'm sure the attorney general and president would be welcome to sit in on a class"...