10 Dead After Bus Collides with Train

PENWELL, Texas (CNN) — Eight inmates and two correctional officers were killed in a bus crash Wednesday morning outside Penwell, Texas. Four inmates and one staff member were taken to an Odessa Hospital for medical treatment. The bus left the roadway and collided with a train. The bus was traveling from a prison facility in … Continue reading »

Nearly 90 Fires Started After Game

COLUMBUS, Ohio (CNN)  — Things got rowdy in the streets of Columbus, after Ohio State won the national title game. The Buckeyes beat the Oregon Ducks 42 to 20 at the game in Arlington, Texas. Back in Columbus, thousands of excited Buckeye fans took to the street along OSU’s campus. After police failed in attempts … Continue reading »

Facebook to Post Amber Alerts

(CNN) — Facebook will begin sending Amber Alerts to users to help find missing children. The program, which begins Jan. 13, delivers Amber Alerts to people’s news feeds in targeted search areas. Alerts include photos and other details about missing children. Facebook has joined forces with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. More … Continue reading »

U.S. Central Command Hacked by ISIS

WASHINGTON D.C. (CNN)  — According to reports, the Twitter account for U.S. Central Command was suspended Monday after it was hacked by ISIS sympathizers. A series of unusual tweets were published with apparent warnings from ISIS, as well as links, images and Pentagon documents that reveal contact information for members of the military. The first … Continue reading »

Terror Rampage Sparks Unity Rallies

(CNN) — People gathered in Washington, D.C. Sunday to march in defiance of the terror rampage in France that left 17 people dead. Some people carried signs reading “Je Suis Charlie” in a show of solidarity. The march began at the Newseum and was expected to end at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial. The Ambassador … Continue reading »

George Zimmerman Arrested Again

(CNN) — George Zimmerman has been arrested again. The 31-year-old was arrested Friday night in Florida on suspicion of aggravated assault and domestic violence. A judge has set a $5,000 bond for Zimmerman. He stands accused of throwing a wine bottle at his girlfriend. Zimmerman was found not guilty over the death of Trayvon Martin … Continue reading »

NYPD Adding Officers at Sensitive Sites

NEW YORK (CNN) — In response to the terrorist attack in Paris, a law enforcement official tells CNN, the New York Police Department is adding extra officers at sensitive sites in the city. One of those sites under extra protection is the French consulate. The department has a detective stationed in Paris who is monitoring … Continue reading »

SpaceX Rocket Launch Scrubbed

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (CNN) — SpaceX has scrapped this Tuesday morning’s launch of its latest resupply mission to the International Space Station. NASA says the launch was called off due to an unspecified issue. SpaceX plans to use this mission to try and land its Falcon 9 rocket’s first stage on a floating platform. The … Continue reading »

NYPD Officers Shot

NEW YORK (CNN) — New York Police says two of its officers were shot late Monday night in the Bronx. Both are expected to survive. The officers were responding to a robbery call at a store. They had a description of the suspect, and when they went to pull over a car, they were shot: … Continue reading »

St. Louis Grand Juror Sues to Speak Out

(CNN) — A member of the grand jury that declined to charge a police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown is seeking legal help to speak up. The ACLU says the juror is suing the St. Louis County prosecutor to be allowed to speak on the case. The ACLU says the juror wants … Continue reading »

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