US

Explosion at Murray State University Injures Two People

(@seejayiskool/Twitter)
(@seejayiskool/Twitter)

An explosion injured at least two people and destroyed a dorm room at Murray State University in Kentucky on Wednesday evening, it was reported. “There...


  • Buckeye, Ariz. (Google Maps)

    Small Plane Crash in Arizona, 2 Dead

    A small plane crash killed two people in Arizona’s Gila Bend Mountains on Tuesday, officials said. After taking off, the plane never returned to Buckeye... Read more

  • (YouTube)

    Pregnant 19-Year-Old Woman Shoots, Kills Boyfriend in YouTube Stunt Gone Wrong

    A Minnesota woman is being charged with manslaughter for fatally shooting her boyfriend in an apparent YouTube stunt video-gone-wrong, officials said. Monalisa Perez, 19, was... Read more

  • Male Xenopsylla cheopis (oriental rat flea) engorged with blood. This flea is the primary vector of plague in most large plague epidemics in Asia, Africa, and South America. Both male and female fleas can transmit the infection. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

    Plague Re-emerges in New Mexico, 2 More Cases Confirmed

    Two people have recently contracted plague in New Mexico, the state’s Health Department confirmed. That adds to one case already reported this year. All three... Read more

  • Security guards walk past the entrance to CNN headquarters in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

    Project Veritas: CNN’s Van Jones Calls Russia Story a ‘Big nothing-burger’

    A CNN commentator said that the network’s narrative about the collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia is “a big nothing burger,” in an undercover... Read more

  • (Facebook/screenshot)

    ‘Human Error’ to Blame in Girl’s Fall From Six Flags Ride in New York

    Police say a teen girl’s actions—not a mechanical malfunction—caused her to slip under a bar on a Six Flags ride before falling into the outstretched... Read more

  • Judy Malinowski (Family handout)

    Ohio Mother Set on Fire by Ex-Boyfriend 2 Years Ago, Dies

    A former beauty queen who was horrifically burned by her ex-boyfriend in 2015 has passed away, according to reports. Judy Malinowski, a 33-year-old Ohio mother of... Read more

  • Containers of Roundup, left, a weed killer is seen on a shelf with other products for sale at a hardware store in Los Angeles on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

    California Declares Roundup Pesticide Cancerous

    California will add glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup herbicide, to the list of chemicals known to the state to cause cancer on July 7,... Read more

  • (REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth)

    Playground Slide Explodes, Burning 9-Year-Old Boy’s Leg

    A plastic playground slide in Wisconsin bubbled and “exploded,” injuring a 9-year-old boy, local reports said. Giuseppe Storniolo, 9, was at the Reservoir Park in... Read more

  • Border Patrol Drive

    In Battle Against MS-13, Focus Shifts to Unaccompanied Minors

    MISSION, Texas—The Border Patrol truck brakes as three figures walk up the dirt road, clutching water bottles. A 15-year-old girl and her 11-year-old cousin from... Read more

  • Brown bears play in their snow-covered enclosure at the Budapest Zoo and Botanic garden of the Varosliget public park in the Hungarian capital on March 27, 2013. (ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images)

    Alaska Man Survives Brown Bear Attack After Friend’s Actions

    An Alaska man recently survived a brown bear attack, thanks to the quick thinking of his friend, according to reports. Alex Ippoliti and James Fredrick were... Read more

  • Principal Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders speaks at the press briefing at the White House in Washington, DC, on June 27, 2017. (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

    Press Secretary Slams Reporters for Accusing Her of ‘Inflaming the Nation’ Over Fake News

    White House Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders got into a heated exchange with a reporter at a June 27 press briefing. The reporter, Brian Karem... Read more

  • Amber Prowant died in a car crash on Thursday, June 22, 2017. (Facebook)

    Mother of Two Found Nine Hours After Car Crash: Reports

    The body of a Michigan car crash victim was not discovered until many hours after the initial investigation, police said. The body of Amber Prowant,... Read more

  • Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin addresses the  Conservative Political Action Conference on February 26, 2015 in National Harbor, Maryland. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

    Sarah Palin Sues New York Times Over Editorial Linking Her to Fatal Shooting

    Sarah Palin has filed a lawsuit against the New York Times on Tuesday over an editorial that linked her directly to a fatal mass shooting... Read more

  • Former President Barack Obama and Russia's President Vladimir Putin shake hands while posing for a photo ahead of a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the 70th session of the UN General Assembly at the United Nations headquarters  in New York on Sept. 28, 2015. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

    With Russia Investigations Ongoing, Questions Arise of Why Obama Didn’t Take Action

    The narrative that Trump colluded with Russia to impact the 2016 presidential elections has unraveled. Now the focus is shifting to the Obama administration’s handling... Read more

  • Wildfires burning across almost 50,000 acres near the ski resort of Brian Head, about 245 miles south of Salt Lake City, Utah on June 27, 2017.  (Courtesy Lt. Governor Spencer J Cox/Handout via Reuters)

    Utah Wildfire Levels 13 Homes, Forces Evacuation of 1,500 People

    A fierce wildfire that has destroyed more than a dozen homes and forced the evacuation of 1,500 residents raged largely unchecked in southwestern Utah for... Read more

  • Justin Sullivan, 21, of Morganton is seen in a booking photo at the Buncombe County Detention Facility in Asheville, North Carolina, U.S. acquired June 27, 2017.  (Buncombe County Detention Facility/Handout via Reuters)

    North Carolina Man Gets Life in Prison for Plotting ISIS Attack

    A North Carolina man accused of murdering his neighbor and offering to pay an undercover agent to kill his parents was sentenced to life in... Read more

  • (YouTube)

    Pregnant 19-Year-Old Woman Shoots, Kills Boyfriend in YouTube Stunt Gone Wrong

    A Minnesota woman is being charged with manslaughter for fatally shooting her boyfriend in an apparent YouTube stunt video-gone-wrong, officials said. Monalisa Perez, 19, was... Read more

  • Male Xenopsylla cheopis (oriental rat flea) engorged with blood. This flea is the primary vector of plague in most large plague epidemics in Asia, Africa, and South America. Both male and female fleas can transmit the infection. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

    Plague Re-emerges in New Mexico, 2 More Cases Confirmed

    Two people have recently contracted plague in New Mexico, the state’s Health Department confirmed. That adds to one case already reported this year. All three... Read more

  • Security guards walk past the entrance to CNN headquarters in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

    Project Veritas: CNN’s Van Jones Calls Russia Story a ‘Big nothing-burger’

    A CNN commentator said that the network’s narrative about the collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia is “a big nothing burger,” in an undercover... Read more

  • (Facebook/screenshot)

    ‘Human Error’ to Blame in Girl’s Fall From Six Flags Ride in New York

    Police say a teen girl’s actions—not a mechanical malfunction—caused her to slip under a bar on a Six Flags ride before falling into the outstretched... Read more

  • Containers of Roundup, left, a weed killer is seen on a shelf with other products for sale at a hardware store in Los Angeles on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

    California Declares Roundup Pesticide Cancerous

    California will add glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup herbicide, to the list of chemicals known to the state to cause cancer on July 7,... Read more

  • (REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth)

    Playground Slide Explodes, Burning 9-Year-Old Boy’s Leg

    A plastic playground slide in Wisconsin bubbled and “exploded,” injuring a 9-year-old boy, local reports said. Giuseppe Storniolo, 9, was at the Reservoir Park in... Read more

  • Brown bears play in their snow-covered enclosure at the Budapest Zoo and Botanic garden of the Varosliget public park in the Hungarian capital on March 27, 2013. (ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images)

    Alaska Man Survives Brown Bear Attack After Friend’s Actions

    An Alaska man recently survived a brown bear attack, thanks to the quick thinking of his friend, according to reports. Alex Ippoliti and James Fredrick were... Read more

  • Amber Prowant died in a car crash on Thursday, June 22, 2017. (Facebook)

    Mother of Two Found Nine Hours After Car Crash: Reports

    The body of a Michigan car crash victim was not discovered until many hours after the initial investigation, police said. The body of Amber Prowant,... Read more

  • Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin addresses the  Conservative Political Action Conference on February 26, 2015 in National Harbor, Maryland. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

    Sarah Palin Sues New York Times Over Editorial Linking Her to Fatal Shooting

    Sarah Palin has filed a lawsuit against the New York Times on Tuesday over an editorial that linked her directly to a fatal mass shooting... Read more

  • Wildfires burning across almost 50,000 acres near the ski resort of Brian Head, about 245 miles south of Salt Lake City, Utah on June 27, 2017.  (Courtesy Lt. Governor Spencer J Cox/Handout via Reuters)

    Utah Wildfire Levels 13 Homes, Forces Evacuation of 1,500 People

    A fierce wildfire that has destroyed more than a dozen homes and forced the evacuation of 1,500 residents raged largely unchecked in southwestern Utah for... Read more

  • Justin Sullivan, 21, of Morganton is seen in a booking photo at the Buncombe County Detention Facility in Asheville, North Carolina, U.S. acquired June 27, 2017.  (Buncombe County Detention Facility/Handout via Reuters)

    North Carolina Man Gets Life in Prison for Plotting ISIS Attack

    A North Carolina man accused of murdering his neighbor and offering to pay an undercover agent to kill his parents was sentenced to life in... Read more

  • (inazakira/CC BY-SA 2.0)

    Three Veteran Journalists Resign From CNN Over Misleading Article

    CNN has accepted the resignation of three journalists responsible for an article retracted by the network on June 23, announcing the resignations on the evening... Read more

  • U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson introduces the 2017 Trafficking in Persons Report at the State Department in Washington, D.C. June 27, 2017. (Paul Huang/Epoch Times)

    China and North Korea Complicit in Modern Day Human Trafficking and Slave Labor

    While unveiling a new State Department report on June 27, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson slammed China and North Korea as among the worst... Read more

  • A United Airlines Boeing 787 taxis as a United Airlines Boeing 767 lands at San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, Calif., on Feb. 7, 2015. (REUTERS/Louis Nastro)

    Colo. Baby Overheats Aboard Delayed United Airlines Flight: Reports

    A Colorado woman had to call an ambulance for her overheated baby after United Airlines staff refused to let her off the plane, according to... Read more

  • Frame from dash-cam video provided by the Chicago Police Department: Laquan McDonald (R) walks down the street moments before being shot by officer Jason Van Dyke in Chicago on Oct. 20, 2014. Amid an outcry after the city waited more than a year to release dash-cam footage of Officer Van Dyke shooting McDonald 16 times, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced this week that he was setting up a special task force to examine, among other things, the city’s video-release policy. (Chicago Police Department via AP)

    Three Police Officers Charged in Laquan McDonald Shooting Death

    Three police officers in Chicago were charged with obstruction, conspiracy, and misconduct in regards to the investigation of the shooting death of teen Laquan McDonald... Read more

  • View of the 'Sunset Lake' hot spring in the Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming on June 1, 2011. (MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

    Yellowstone Earthquake Swarm Grows to 878 Events in Two Weeks

    Geologists have recorded 878 earthquakes, as of June 26, at the Yellowstone supervolcano in the past two weeks—approaching double the number of quakes reported a little over... Read more

  • A Walmart employee gathers shopping carts in front of a Walmart store in Paramount, Calif., in 2012 in this file photo. Wal-Mart, the largest U.S. retailer, has been experiencing a slump in sales. (Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images)

    Woman’s Body Found After It Was Locked Inside Walmart Bathroom for Days

    Police in an Oklahoma town are investigating after a woman’s body was found in a Walmart family bathroom, and appeared to have been there for several... Read more

  • A sandbar island off the coast of North Carolina is seen in this drone photo posted on Instagram by Chad Koczera on May 31. (Courtesy Chad Koczera)

    New Island Forms Off North Carolina Coast

    Cape Hatteras National Seashore on North Carolina’s coast is famous for it’s beautiful beaches and fishing spots, but a new addition to the coastline has locals... Read more

  • Voters cast their ballots in the US presidential election at a fire station in Alhambra, CA., on November 8, 2016. (RINGO CHIU/AFP/Getty Images)

    Student Sentenced to Prison for Registering Dead Voters for Democratic Groups

    A Virginia student is going to prison for registering deceased individuals’ names to the voter registration office. Andrew J. Spieles, 21, of Harrisonburg, pleaded guilty... Read more

  • An apache helicopter carrying a laser weapon shoots at a target in this digital rendering provided by Raytheon, the weapon's manufacturer. (Courtesy by Raytheon)

    Laser Mounted on Helicopter Blasts Target in Successful US Military Test

    The U.S. military has successfully tested a laser weapon mounted on an Apache helicopter, according to a press release from Raytheon, the laser’s manufacturer. The... Read more

  • Border Patrol Drive

    In Battle Against MS-13, Focus Shifts to Unaccompanied Minors

    MISSION, Texas—The Border Patrol truck brakes as three figures walk up the dirt road, clutching water bottles. A 15-year-old girl and her 11-year-old cousin from... Read more

  • Pamela Taylor, who has lived in the same home since 1946, is in her yard in Brownsville, Texas, on June 1, 2017. (Benjamin Chasteen/The Epoch Times)

    Life on the Southern Border

    McALLEN, Texas—Stepping out of the air-conditioned car is like facing the blast of a thousand fan heaters. The trickling sweat—like an overflow valve—can somehow reassure... Read more

  • OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

    Remembering the Victims of Communism—for Them, and for Us

    WASHINGTON—The power of memory—to honor, to console, to teach, and to warn—was evoked on the morning of June 9 at the award and wreath-laying ceremonies... Read more

  • Customers shop for clothing at a Zara store in Auckland, New Zealand, on Oct. 6, 2016. (Phil Walter/Getty Images)

    Fast Fashion Fills Waterways With Plastic Microfibers

    Fleece sweaters, yoga pants, and other clothing made of synthetic materials release thousands of plastic microfibers every time they are washed. These microfibers are accumulating... Read more

  • The Force Blue veterans embark on their first deployment to the Cayman Islands to help restore coral reefs in May 2017. (Courtesy of Working Pictures)

    Special Ops Veterans Become Guardians of the Sea

    NEW YORK—A human with a purpose is a beautiful thing. A group of highly trained combat veterans with a mission is truly astounding. Enter Force... Read more

  • An African elephant is pictured in Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe on Nov.19, 2012. (MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

    We’re All Environmentalists Now

    The days when political lines could be drawn in terms of where one stood on the environment are over. Everybody wants cleaner air, open spaces, vibrant... Read more

  • World War II veteran Lloyd Walker at the Veterans War Memorial of Texas in McAllen, Texas, on May 29, 2017. (Benjamin Chasteen/The Epoch Times)

    Texas WWII Veterans on God, Patriotism, and War

    MCALLEN, Texas—A cleansing thunderstorm raced over the Veterans War Memorial of Texas in McAllen the night before Memorial Day. On the day, Lloyd Walker and... Read more

  • Marc Ruskin outside the federal building in Manhattan on May 19. Ruskin's new book, "The Pretender," delves into his 27 years as an FBI agent, most spent as an undervocer operative. (Benjamin Chasteen/The Epoch Times)

    Marc Ruskin and the Pursuit of Becoming the FBI’s Best Spy

    NEW YORK—Alex Perez was a fugitive from Miami, up for any criminal activity at the right price. He sported a long ponytail, with the appropriate... Read more

  • Military veteran Kevin Tillman, a rescue operative in the child exploitation and human trafficking unit for ICE Homeland Security Investigations in New York on April 26, 2017. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)

    Special Ops Veteran Now Fights Scourge of Child Exploitation

    NEW YORK—Kevin Tillman doesn’t consider himself a hero. But to many young girls and boys, he is their champion, an unsung hero in a dark... Read more

  • 5654904996_85ed2272a1_o

    Why Are Children Throwing Away School Lunches?

    With a hint of a hyperbole, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue moved this week to “make school meals great again,” somewhat relaxing dietary regulations imposed by the... Read more

  • Oxycodone pain pills prescribed for a patient with chronic pain. ( John Moore/Getty Images)

    Opioid Epidemic Underestimated in America, Experts Say

    America’s opioid epidemic may be even deadlier and more widespread than previously thought, as a number of opioid-related deaths are attributed to other causes, according... Read more

  • A field of oilseed rape in Perthshire, Scotland, in this file photo. (CHRISTOPHER FURLONG/GETTY IMAGES)

    GMO 2.0: A New Kind of Modified Food Escapes Regulation

    America has barely gotten a handle on how to deal with the kinds of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) that have been around for decades. Now,... Read more

  • Jesus de Leon at his home in Brooklyn, N.Y., on March 16, 2017. De Leon defected from Cuba in 2004 while he was on a work trip to Brazil. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)

    Fidel’s Cuba Leaves Indelible Scars

    NEW YORK—Jesús de León remembers clearly when his spirit finally shattered. He was 13 years old. It wasn’t an obvious wound like a broken leg,... Read more

  • Evelyn Rodriguez talks about the murder of her daughter last year, on Long Island, N.Y., on March 28. (Samira Bouaou/The Epoch Times)

    Fear Grips Communities as MS-13 Gang Proliferates

    NEW YORK—At first, Evelyn Rodriguez thought her teenage daughter had forgotten to charge her phone—it kept going straight to voicemail. Or maybe she had just... Read more

  • Alice D’Arpino of Mansfield, Mass., holds a picture of her brother Emmett Scannell, who died as a result of a heroin overdose, as her mother, Aimee Manzoni-D’Arpino, speaks during a news conference on the opioid epidemic on Capitol Hill on May 19, 2016. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

    Resisting the Tide of Opioid Addiction

    NEW YORK—America is mobilizing to curb its opioid blight. Federal and state governments are investing hundreds of millions into addiction treatment, while the surgeon general... Read more

  • Members of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations and  House Committee on Foreign Affairs host a commemoration on Capitol Hill on the anniversary of six years of war in Syria, March 21. At the extreme right is Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), with the Ranking Member second from the left, Benjamin Cardin (D-Md.). Second from the right is House Committee on Foreign Affairs Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.) with the Ranking Member Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.) seated at the extreme left. (Gary Feuerberg/ Epoch Times)

    Visual Proof of Atrocities Featured at Commemoration of the Six-Year-Long Syrian Conflict

    WASHINGTON—The war in Syria is six years running with its heavy toll of death and suffering for the Syrian people. To make the world aware... Read more

  • Linda McMahon testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, at her confirmation hearing to be the next leader of the Small Business Administration,  Jan. 24, 2017. A recent study by the New American Economy highlighted the importance of immigrants as business creators. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

    Immigrant Entrepreneurs: The Job Creators We Don’t Always Hear About

    While stereotypes may have it that immigrants take jobs from Americans—particularly those Americans shun, like butchering hogs, cleaning houses, and working as nannies—the statistics tell... Read more

  • Ildiko Trien, former trapeze artist from Romania, shares her experiences living under communist rule before moving to America in 1970, in New York on Feb. 26, 2017. (Samira Bouaou/Epoch Times)

    A Life Turned Upside Down by Communism

    NEW YORK—Ildiko Trien’s charmed and pampered life in Romania was flipped on its head when she was 5 1/2 years old.   Her father, who... Read more

  • Raven Faith, 45, at her home in the Los Angeles area on Mar. 6. (Ke Yuan/Epoch Times)

    Stopping the Cycle of Abuse

    LOS ANGELES—With her slight frame, wide eyes, and long black hair, Raven Faith projects the feeling of a fragile yet beautiful bird as she recounts memories of... Read more

  • Then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, together with his family, from left, Eric Trump, Melania Trump, Tiffany Trump and Ivanka Trump, waves part of a ribbon after cutting the ribbon during the grand opening of Trump International Hotel in Washington on Oct. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

    Trump Hotel Is the Place to Be in the Nation’s Capital

    WASHINGTON—At a circular booth in the middle of the Trump International Hotel’s balcony restaurant, President Donald Trump dined on his steak—well-done, with ketchup—while chatting with... Read more

  • Security guards walk past the entrance to CNN headquarters in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

    Project Veritas: CNN’s Van Jones Calls Russia Story a ‘Big nothing-burger’

    A CNN commentator said that the network’s narrative about the collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia is “a big nothing burger,” in an undercover... Read more

  • Principal Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders speaks at the press briefing at the White House in Washington, DC, on June 27, 2017. (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

    Press Secretary Slams Reporters for Accusing Her of ‘Inflaming the Nation’ Over Fake News

    White House Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders got into a heated exchange with a reporter at a June 27 press briefing. The reporter, Brian Karem... Read more

  • Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin addresses the  Conservative Political Action Conference on February 26, 2015 in National Harbor, Maryland. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

    Sarah Palin Sues New York Times Over Editorial Linking Her to Fatal Shooting

    Sarah Palin has filed a lawsuit against the New York Times on Tuesday over an editorial that linked her directly to a fatal mass shooting... Read more

  • Former President Barack Obama and Russia's President Vladimir Putin shake hands while posing for a photo ahead of a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the 70th session of the UN General Assembly at the United Nations headquarters  in New York on Sept. 28, 2015. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

    With Russia Investigations Ongoing, Questions Arise of Why Obama Didn’t Take Action

    The narrative that Trump colluded with Russia to impact the 2016 presidential elections has unraveled. Now the focus is shifting to the Obama administration’s handling... Read more

  • File Photo: Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump enters the stage as he takes part in a town hall event moderated by Anderson Cooper March 29, 2016 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Darren Hauck/Getty Images)

    CNN Producer: Trump–Russia Theory Mostly False, No ‘Big, Giant Proof’

    A producer at CNN has said the theory about collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign is mostly false, and that the network has no significant... Read more

  • Ivanka Trump, assistant to the president and daughter of President Donald Trump on May 9, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

    Ivanka Trump: ‘I Try to Stay Out of Politics’

    Ivanka Trump, the first daughter and White House adviser to President Donald Trump, told Fox News on Monday that she tries to stay out of... Read more

  • US President Donald Trump steps off Air Force One upon arrival at Miami International Airport in Miami on June 16, 2017. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

    Trump Calls Supreme Court Ruling on Travel Ban a ‘Clear Victory’

    President Donal Trump called today’s decision by the Supreme Court to uphold most parts of his travel ban “a clear victory for our national security.”... Read more

  • FILE PHOTO - A view of the U.S. Supreme Court building is seen in Washington, DC, U.S. on October 13, 2015. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)

    Supreme Court Partially Upholds Trump’s Travel Ban

    The Supreme Court partially upheld President Donald Trump’s travel ban on Monday, ahead of the court’s long summer break. In rendering the decision, the court... Read more

  • WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 01:  Front row from left, U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, and Associate Justice Stephen Breyer, back row from left, Associate Justice Elena Kagan, Associate Justice Samuel Alito Jr., Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, and Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch pose for a group portrait in the East Conference Room of the Supreme Court June 1, 2017 in Washington, DC. The U.S. Supreme Court held a photo opportunity for photographers after Justice Gorsuch has joined as the newest member.  (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

    In Closely Watched Church-and-State Case, Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Missouri Church

    The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 today in favor of a Missouri church that was denied state funds for resurfacing a playground. Trinity Lutheran Church of... Read more

  • President Donald Trump delivers a statement about the shooting at a Congressional Republicans baseball practice from the White House in Washington on June 14, 2017. (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

    President Has Harsh Words for ‘Obamacare’ and Democrats Who Support It

    President Trump’s weekly address started with a look at the current health care situation in the United States. “My fellow Americans. Millions of families across... Read more

  • Eric Trump (R) and his wife Lara appear at the star dedication ceremony for radio personality Elvis Duran on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, Calif., on March 2, 2017. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

    Lara Trump Says No Single Person Outworks President Donald Trump

    Lara Trump, wife of Eric Trump and former CBS TV producer, said her father-in-law, President Donald Trump, has the best interests of the nation in... Read more

  • President Donald Trump holds up the bill after signing the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017, in the East Room of the White House in Washington on June 23, 2017. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

    President Trump Signs Veterans Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act

    President Donald Trump signed the Veterans Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act on June 23. The act makes permanent an office the president created in April... Read more

  • Composite image of President Trump (L) and Johnny Depp (R) (Mandel Nagan/AFP/Getty Images and Adam Bettcher/Getty Images for Starkey Hearing Foundation)

    Johnny Depp Apologizes for Trump Assassination Joke

    Johnny Depp has apologized for his comments about assassinating President Donald Trump. The actor issued the apology after major backlash from detractors and fans alike... Read more

  • Composite image of President Trump (L) and Johnny Depp (R) (Mandel Nagan/AFP/Getty Images and Adam Bettcher/Getty Images for Starkey Hearing Foundation)

    White House Condemns Johnny Depp’s Talk About Trump Assassination

    The White House on Friday issued a statement condemning Hollywood actor Johnny Depp’s recent remarks about assassinating President Donald Trump. Depp asked a crowd in Glastonbury,... Read more

  • Actor Johnny Depp.
(Jesse Grant/Getty Images for NAMM)

    Outrage Grows Over Johnny Depp’s Trump Assassination Talk

    Hollywood actor Johnny Depp drew outrage for suggesting that he would like to assassinate President Donald Trump. Depp made his remarks before a crowd at... Read more

  • U.S. President Donald Trump (L) speaks in Ypilanti Township, Michigan March 15, 2017 and FBI Director James Comey testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., May 3, 2017 in a combination of file photos. (Jonathan Ernst/Kevin Lamarque/Reuters)

    Trump Says That He Did Not Tape Conversations With Comey

    President Donald Trump said on Thursday that he did not record or possess any tapes of his conversations with former FBI Director James Comey. “With... Read more

  • US President Donald J Trump (L) and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner meet with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) at the King David Hotel in Jerusalem, Israel on May 22, 2017. (Kobi Gideon/GPO via Getty Images)

    Jared Kushner Trying to Revive Arab-Israeli Peace Talks

    Presidential adviser Jared Kushner flew to Jerusalem on June 21 to meet with the leaders of Israel and Palestine as part of a U.S. effort... Read more

  • Georgia's 6th Congressional district Republican candidate Karen Handel gives a victory speech to supporters gathered at the Hyatt Regency at Villa Christina on June 20, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

    Republicans Win Georgia, South Carolina Congressional Races

    Republicans Karen Handel and Ralph Norman won the congressional races in Georgia and South Carolina on June 20. Handel, the former Georgia secretary of state, won... Read more

  • Former National Security Adviser Susan Rice listens during the White House Daily Briefing at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC on March 21, 2014. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

    Susan Rice’s Unmasking Documents Sealed in Obama Library

    The House intelligence committee is currently investigating the Obama administration’s use of spying and unmasking, and evidence that may be crucial to that investigation has... Read more

  • Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks during a weekly press conference following a policy luncheon on Capitol Hill on June 13, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Zach Gibson/Getty Images)

    Republicans Mull Giving Up Recess to Work on Healthcare, Tax Reform, Budget

    Republicans in Congress are considering cancelling or truncating their recess during the month of August to catch up on a delayed agenda, including healthcare reform,... Read more

  • Buckeye, Ariz. (Google Maps)

    Small Plane Crash in Arizona, 2 Dead

    A small plane crash killed two people in Arizona’s Gila Bend Mountains on Tuesday, officials said. After taking off, the plane never returned to Buckeye... Read more

  • Judy Malinowski (Family handout)

    Ohio Mother Set on Fire by Ex-Boyfriend 2 Years Ago, Dies

    A former beauty queen who was horrifically burned by her ex-boyfriend in 2015 has passed away, according to reports. Judy Malinowski, a 33-year-old Ohio mother of... Read more

  • Vanessa Marcotte (Instagram)

    Man Indicted for Murder of Google Employee Killed During Jog

    A man accused of killing a Google employee who went running near her mom’s home in Massachusetts is being charged with murder, reports on Monday... Read more

  • Steven Dishman in 1984 (L) and on June 25, 2017. (Arkansas Department of Corrections)

    Escaped Prisoner Recaptured After 32 Years

    It was a warm cloudy day in Cummins, Arkansas, on May 28, 1985, Ronald Reagan was just starting his second term, “Back to the Future”... Read more

  • L: Jerome Baker. (Missouri State Highway Patrol); R: Approximate location of where Baker's skull was found. (Google Maps)

    Skull Found, Belongs to Man Suspiciously Disappeared Year Ago

    A human skull found in a vacated building in St. Louis belongs to a local man who disappeared a year ago under suspicious circumstances. The... Read more

  • (Screenshot/Surveillance footage)

    Police Identify Man Who Punched Teen Girl Because His Chicken Was Cold

    Police in Baxley, Ga., have identified two people in connection to a Friday attack on a restaurant owner and her 15-year-old daughter. Nathaniel Eric Smith and... Read more

  • (carl ballou/Shutterstock)

    Off-Duty Police Officer Mistakenly Shot by Colleague

    An off-duty St. Louis police officer was shot and wounded by his colleague in a case of mistaken identity on June 21. The incident happened... Read more

  • Zayla Hernandez was left unsupervised by her mother in a bathtub filled with water. (Photo: GOFUNDME)

    Mother Was on Facebook as Baby Drowned in Bathtub

    Texas police say that a six-month-old baby drowned while her mother was on Facebook. The baby, Zayla, was left alone for at least 20 minutes. ... Read more

  • (Prath/shutterstock)

    Grandmother Backs Over Toddler With Car, Expected to Survive

    A small toddler was run over by his grandparent in Minnesota on Friday afternoon, officials said. According to KARE11, officials said the incident took place... Read more

  • Oxycodone pain pills. (John Moore/Getty Images)

    Doctor Prescribes 4 Million Opioid Pills, Faces 20 Years Prison

    Dr. David Taylor, internist on Staten Island, was arrested for running a pill mill, diverting opioid painkillers worth millions to the black market, according to... Read more

  • Eric and Lauren Neibaur (Screenshot/Facebook)

    Deadly Car Crash Was So Gruesome That Rescuer Had a Heart Attack

    A teen brother and sister died in a head-on collision that was so horrific that a first responder nearly died after suffering a heart attack... Read more

  • Jacob Tilt, Jason Tilt and Robert Spoon. (Photos: Facebook)

    Bodies of 3 Men Missing Since May Likely Found

    The bodies of three men who have been missing since May may have been found after authorities pulled a car from the Green River near... Read more

  • Calvin Carter III. (Hamilton County Sheriff's Office/edited by The Epoch Times)

    Man Invades Home in Tennessee, Gets Beaten Up

    Armed with a gun, Calvin Carter III allegedly forced his way into a Chattanooga apartment—only to end up in jail with a black eye. The... Read more

  • (Video Screenshot)

    Teen Guilty of Involuntary Manslaughter for Texting Suicide Prompts to Boyfriend

    In 2014, Michelle Carter, then 17, encouraged her 18-year-old boyfriend to kill himself. Both were troubled teens. Michelle Carter took prescribed psychiatric medication. Carter’s boyfriend,... Read more

  • James T. Hodgkinson (Screenshot)

    Suspect in Baseball Field Shooting Vented Against Trump on Social Media

    BELLEVILLE, Ill.—The man suspected of opening fire on Republican lawmakers as they played baseball on Wednesday raged against Republican U.S. President Donald Trump on social... Read more

  • President Donald Trump delivers a statement about the shooting at a Congressional Republicans baseball practice from the White House in Washington on June 14, 2017. (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

    Trump Wakes up to Tragedy on 71st Birthday

    Donald Trump woke up 71 years old today, his first birthday as president and the same day that Americans celebrate the 1777 adoption of the... Read more

  • Two escapted inmates Ricky Dubose (L) and Donnie Russell Rowe (R) are seen in these Georgia Department of Corrections photos released after their escapte from Putnam County, southeast of Atlanta, Georgia on June 13, 2017. (Courtesy Georgia Corrections/Handout via REUTERS)

    Search for Georgia Fugitives Who Killed 2 Guards Goes Nationwide

    The search for two Georgia prison inmates who killed two guards and stole a pickup truck has expanded nationwide, Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills said... Read more

  • Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) during a town hall meeting at Mansfield City Hall in Mansfield, Texas on April 13, 2017. (Mike Stone/Getty Images)

    Rep. Joe Barton Recounts Shootout: ‘Very Scary’

    Texas Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) appeared visibly moved as he recounted the moment when a  shooter started firing on senators and House representatives at a... Read more

  • Police and investigators gather at an intersection near the scene where shots were fired during a congressional baseball practice, wounding House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), in Alexandria, Virginia on June 14, 2017. (REUTERS/Mike Theiler)

    Gunman Fires on Republican Lawmakers, Congressman Wounded

    ALEXANDRIA, Va.—A gunman opened fire on Wednesday on Republican U.S. lawmakers who were practicing near Washington for a charity baseball game, wounding senior Republican leader... Read more

  • Two escapted inmates Ricky Dubose (L) and Donnie Russell Rowe (R) are seen in these Georgia Department of Corrections photos released after their escapte from Putnam County, southeast of Atlanta, Georgia on June 13, 2017. (Courtesy Georgia Corrections/Handout via REUTERS)

    2 Georgia Correctional Officers Killed, Police Hunt for 2 Inmates

    Two Georgia correctional officers were shot and killed on Tuesday by two inmates who then escaped, authorities said. The two correctional officers were killed after... Read more

    Receive Our Epoch 10 Newsletter
    Important stories from around the world,
    in your inbox daily.

    Top