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.
Alisson Luna, 22, fled Honduras, after she said was raped, with her three children and grandmother, embarking on a nearly 3,000-mile journey to reach the United States in order to seek asylum. Waiting in Tijuana, Mexico until she and her family could make their claim, Luna told ABC News that this was her only option.
The 59-year-old telly star was compared by fans to a melting waxwork, someone in a face swap and the victim of a vicious blowtorching.
Friend and fellow Nashville Cats session musician David Briggs said Young died Thursday at his home in Nashville, Tennessee.
Clackamas County deputies said they received a 911 call about 10:15 p.m. Saturday that appeared to be a domestic violence incident that sounded “dramatic, very intense.”
Jeymi Guerra Cordova, 23, was charged Saturday with making a punishable false written statement, Newsday reported. The mother first contacted police saying she was pushing her 1-year-old son in a stroller when a man with a thin build jumped in front them in West Hempstead just after 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.
New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, the latest Democrat to take steps toward a 2020 bid for the White House, said that Democrats would be “willing to talk about” a pathway to citizenship for the so-called “Dreamers,” which is further than what’s offered in President Donald Trump’s latest immigration and border security proposal to end the longest government shutdown in U.S. history.
Yet smart thermostats are real – and it's changing lives. They save money. They're kinder to the environment. And it also offers a level of convenience that most of us have never imagined before. For owners of smart homes, there are scads of appliances you may consider, but a thermostat should take top priority.
When the contact lenses she received didn’t correct her vision, she was sent to an ophthalmologist, who saw something unusual on her optic nerve during the exam.
Americans see their cars as so much more than just a vehicle as new research finds 60 percent of drivers consider their cars to be a full-fledged part of the family.
A powerful storm continues to move through the Northeast on Sunday, after it brought up to 15 inches of snow in the Midwest and three reported tornadoes in the South.
The fact that President Trump has been able to achieve so much of his agenda despite the coordinated campaign to defy him is astounding. Whatever your opinion of Donald Trump, his success in the face of such rabid opposition is a testament to his tenacity and political skill.
I answered as honestly as I could. “There are a lot of people who’ve rallied around us,” I explained, “but I think the hardest thing for me is being the person who needs help.” I went on to explain the shift from being the helper – my usual role as a disaster psychologist – to the helpee. I could read the compassion in his face, as he offered a word of wisdom.
I looked ahead and said “Hi there!” to a friendly face in the dashboard mirror.
“Once you have had a wonderful dog,” wrote the novelist Dean Koontz, “a life without one, is a life diminished.”
Williamson, the likely top pick in this year’s NBA Draft, put on an incredible display in his Blue Devils' 72-70 win over Virginia at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham on Saturday night.
The suit filed Friday in Los Angeles Superior Court describes an atmosphere of workplace drinking, inappropriate comments and retaliation by top officials against those who reported allegations of harassment, reports said.
Vishnu Viswanath, 29, and his wife, Meenakshi Moorthy, 30, were found to have ethyl alcohol in their systems prior to falling 800 feet from Taft Point on Oct. 25, the results show. The substance is found in beer, wine and other drinks.
A racist video that swept across the campus of the University of Oklahoma this week received widespread condemnation and resulted in one student being kicked out of her sorority.
“Some people’s skin came off. … It was very ugly, horrible. People screamed and cried,” local journalist Veronica Jimenez told Reuters.
Those arrested ranged in age from 27 to 52, Fresno’s FOX 26 reported.
Tim Moore, a Republican who serves as speaker in North Carolina's state House of Representatives, issued a letter Friday asking Trump to give the speech in the House chamber of North Carolina's Statehouse in Raleigh.
Outrage was growing across the political spectrum over the weekend after dozens of teens from an all-male Catholic school in Kentucky -– some wearing bright red «Make America Great Again» baseball caps — surrounded, mocked and chanted over 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.
Rask had to leave the game during the first period, when a hard check in front of the Boston net by Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy sent Rangers center Filip Chytil flying into the goaltender after Chytil had put the puck into the net to tie the game at 1-1.
The 25-year-old pop singer shared a simple message on Twitter early Saturday morning: “miss u.”
None of the 129 passengers aboard the United Airlines flight from Phoenix were injured.
Speaking to Israel Hayom, an Israeli national newspaper, the comedian criticized Portman over her action. Last year, the "Black Swan" star declined to accept the Genesis Prize because she “did not want to appear as endorsing” Benjamin Netanyahu, who was attending the event, according to The Hollywood Reporter.