Richard Phillips, 73, was cleared of a 1971 homicide and was released from jail in 2017 after an investigation by University of Michigan law students and the Wayne County prosecutor's office proved his innocence. Last year, he became the longest-serving inmate in America to be granted exoneration, The Associated Press reported.
Wilbur Ernesti Martinez-Guzman, 19, was arrested Saturday afternoon by deputies from the Carson County Sheriff's Office, Washoe County Sheriff Darin Balaam told a news conference Sunday.
The custom truck was auctioned at the Barrett-Jackson auction on Friday, with proceeds earmarked for the Gary Sinise Foundation, which runs a variety of programs aimed at entertaining and assisting veterans, active duty military, America's emergency services and their families.
Mendez's family and literary agent confirmed his death Saturday at an assisted-living center in Frederick, Md. He had suffered from Parkinson's disease, according to the statement.
Nonaka was certified as the oldest living man in April of last year, shortly before he celebrated his 113th birthday. He was born on July 25, 1905 — the same year that Albert Einstein pioneered his revolutionary theory of relativity, according to Kyodo News.
At one point, an off-camera voice was heard saying, "White people, go back to Europe where you came from," as Nathan Phillips, a 64-year-old Native American man, stood inches away from the students, banging a drum. Then, apparently the same voice said, "This is not your land." The full context of the quotes was unclear.
In a Sunday morning tweetstorm, President Donald Trump lashed out at Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Democrats for rejecting his proposal offering temporary protections to some undocumented immigrants in exchange for $5.7 billion in border security funding.
After being accused of stealing lyrics and flow from rapper Princess Nokia, rappers Soulja Boy and 2 Chainz have called out the former Nickelodeon starlet for allegedly biting their work for her latest track.
“Okay sweetie, put your hands down, you're fine,” an officer was heard saying in police body-camera footage released Friday. “You're fine, come on to mommy.”
Vajna, who produced many other films, died Sunday at his Budapest home after a long illness, Hungary's National Film Fund said.
In an interview with The Guardian published on Saturday, the 44-year-old fashion designer opened up about her decision not to join the Spice Girls on their upcoming tour, and admitted that she'll feel "a bit left out" when she sees them all together in concert.
New Castle County Police said in a news release the attack took place on Dec. 11 in the community of Bear, located south of Wilmington.
A cleaner at a motel in the Wellington area claims it took staff “hours” to clean the room which was covered with cans of Red Bull, spaghetti and cigarette butts.
The Ural Airlines flight U6-893 reportedly left from Moscow Saturday carrying 150 passengers. Just over a half an hour after the flight took off, some on board started reporting feeling ill.
David Stokoe was reported missing Friday by his wife, who called police after the real estate agent didn’t return home from work. Prior to his disappearance, Stokoe, 40, was visiting an apartment in Salt Lake City that was being rented out by Manuel Velasquez, 31, and Jessica Miller, 38, court documents obtained by the Salt Lake Tribune stated.
The advertisement, which read “dimples are cute on your face (not on your thighs),” was first attacked by actress Jameela Jamil on social media.
First, we’re more divided than ever. While Republicans and Democrats have been fighting for decades, now Americans are literally hating other Americans for having different political points of view. And we all feel hated, Democrats and Republicans alike, made to feel evil when we disagree. Extremists even accuse people on the other side of hating America. Trust me, as someone who often presents the opposing view on conservative media, I get this one a lot.
Outrage spread across the political spectrum over the weekend after dozens of teens, many from an all-male Kentucky Catholic school and some wearing bright red «Make America Great Again» baseball caps, appeared to mock and chant over the voices of a small group of Native Americans who were singing on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial at the conclusion of a march in Washington, D.C.
As the nation is set to honor civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monday, a host of Democrats thought to be eyeing a presidential bid in 2020 will be delivering high-profile speeches across the country on what is shaping up to be a precursor to a long and crowded campaign to unseat President Donald Trump.
For almost two years, the family of an American man detained in Syria says it has operated quietly, working with the U.S. government and its allies to try to gain information about their husband and father.
“It took him 27 years to find justice for Adam,” a source told us.
The Democratic chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee said that he «would not rule out a wall in certain instances» after President Donald Trump proposed a new immigration and border security plan Saturday in an attempt to end the partial government shutdown.
David Koenig, 33, and Ellen O’Meara, 30, were said to be platonic friends and avant-garde musicians before they suffocated themselves using nitrous oxide and a shared plastic bag at the Yotel Hotel in midtown Manhattan. Friends told the New York Post that the two, who met about a year ago, were deeply depressed, and that they were saddened but not surprised to hear of their joint suicide this week.
Police in Northern Ireland said the bomb was "crude" and "very unstable," and was placed in a pizza delivery car that had been hijacked and driven to the courthouse, where it later exploded.
Christopher Williamson, of Tualatin, a Portland suburb, has been charged with strangling 57-year-old Portland public defender Nancy Bergeson in her home in 2009, the Oregonian reported Saturday. He was 19 at the time.