Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Nation & World

Carlton: On mug shots, Hillsborough sheriff tries to strike balance on public records that should be public

Does your babysitter have an arrest record? Hillsborough's sheriff is making online access to records a step harder, but not for the reasons you might think. A story of government and compromise.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Mars getting first U.S. visitor in years, a 3-legged geologist

Mars getting first U.S. visitor in years, a 3-legged geologist

CAPE CANAVERAL — Mars is about to get its first U.S. visitor in years.NASA's three-legged, one-armed geologist known as InSight makes its grand entrance through the rose-tinted Martian skies on Monday.It will be the first American spacecraft t...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Ivanka Trump used a personal email account to send hundreds of emails about government business last year

Ivanka Trump used a personal email account to send hundreds of emails about government business last year

That review revealed that throughout much of 2017, she often discussed or relayed official White House business using a private email account with a domain that she shares with her husband, Jared Kush
Updated: 9 hours ago
Woman who died after plunging off Royal Princess cruise ship identified as American as mystery deepens

Woman who died after plunging off Royal Princess cruise ship identified as American as mystery deepens

The FBI and prosecutors in Aruba are investigating the death of a 52-year-old woman who fell 14 stories from the cruise ship. One news site said a man had been seen choking her before she went over.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Woman who underwent botched nose job in hospice care; fate 'is in the hands of God'

Woman who underwent botched nose job in hospice care; fate 'is in the hands of God'

The woman who went into a coma last month after undergoing a nose job in Mexico is now in hospice care, and her fate "is in the hands of God." Laura Avila, of Dallas, has been on life support since Oct. 30, when she traveled from Texas to Mexico to ...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Judge bars U.S. from enforcing Trump asylum ban

Judge bars U.S. from enforcing Trump asylum ban

A federal judge barred the Trump administration from refusing asylum to immigrants who cross the southern border illegally.
Published: 11/20/18
White House permanently restores CNN correspondent Jim Acosta’s press pass

White House permanently restores CNN correspondent Jim Acosta’s press pass

Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and communications director Bill Shine made the announcement in a letter to Acosta, but warned him his credentials could again be in jeopardy if he violates a fr
Published: 11/19/18
Chicago officer, multiple others shot in attack at hospital

Chicago officer, multiple others shot in attack at hospital

A Chicago police officer and multiple other people, including an apparent shooter, were wounded Monday afternoon in an “active shooter” attack at Mercy Hospital on the city’s Near South Side.
Published: 11/19/18
Colorado man gets life for killing pregnant wife, 2 girls

Colorado man gets life for killing pregnant wife, 2 girls

A Colorado man was sentenced Monday to life in prison for killing his pregnant wife and their two young daughters and dumping their bodies on an oil work site.
Published: 11/19/18
Why a salmonella outbreak shouldn't ruin your Thanksgiving

Why a salmonella outbreak shouldn't ruin your Thanksgiving

There's no reason to skip Thanksgiving dinner because of a salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey.
Published: 11/18/18