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Officer placed on administrative leave after arrest

A Duluth Police Department officer was fired on Thursday following a family incident in which he allegedly told his wife and her daughter he was “going to put a bullet in everyone’s head in the house.” Keri Sean McNaughton, 39, who was a four-year veteran of the department, was arrested on Monday and charged with making terroristic threats or acts, …

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Why the wall won't stop the flow of drugs into US

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Mayor, husband, accused of harboring fugitive

JAMAICA, Iowa (KCCI) — The mayor of a small central Iowa town and her husband have been accused of having a marijuana growing operation in their Guthrie County home. The Guthrie County Sheriff’s Office said authorities made the discovery after they received a tip that Rodney Halterman, who is wanted on an arrest warrant for attempted murder in Story County, …

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Her company wants you fitted with the right bra – at home

Getting women to shop for and buy a better-fitting bra online meant pushing them out of their comfort zone. It was 2015, Victoria’s Secret stores were in practically every mall in America. Women had gotten used to awkward measurement sessions with strangers in dressing rooms and buying bras in stores. “We had an amazing product, but how would we get …

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The Women's March is evolving, but its enemies are the same

It was a year of setbacks and astonishing gains, as the movement faced Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings, the midterm elections, and internal division and controversy. Now, as activists and organizers head into marches scheduled on Saturday, they say 2019 is about agitating for unapologetically progressive policies that benefit women across race, class and sexual orientation, among other …

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The LA teachers' strike has cost $69M. Now the union's ready to negotiate again

Talks resumed Thursday for the first time since more than 30,000 educators walked off the job this week to demand smaller class sizes, more school staffing and higher teacher salaries. “We are having an impact,” said Alex Caputo-Pearl, president of the United Teachers Los Angeles union. “That impact is being felt across the city. And we’ve just got to keep …

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Michigan State names new interim leader, saying decision is about Nassar's victims

The board of trustees was slated to discuss whether John Engler could continue as interim president after he told The Detroit News that some sexual assault survivors in the Nassar case were “enjoying” the spotlight. The remarks spurred backlash. It wasn’t the first time Engler had denigrated one of Nassar’s victims. Under fire, Engler submitted an 11-page resignation letter to …

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Man who threw coffee at teen employee arrested

CAMDEN, S.C. — (Video above shows the incident) The South Carolina man who police say threw hot coffee at a teenage McDonald’s employee because he was upset about his wait for french fries surrendered to law enforcement officers, according to Camden police. Advertisement Police say Joshua Emery Noel had a warrant issued for his arrest on Jan. 11 for second-degree …

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Gang leader killed, prisons go on lockdown

Please enable Javascript to watch this video MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man found dead in a car near the Memphis airport last week was a former Vice Lords gang chief who exposed the organization in a trial, prosecutors said. Ronald Terry, known as “Big Pokey” or by other nicknames, was found shot to death Jan. 10 inside a white Cadillac …

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