Former NBA commissioner David Stern hospitalized after sudden brain hemorrhage

Former NBA commissioner David Stern hospitalized after sudden brain hemorrhage

CLOSEFormer NBA commissioner David Stern "suffered a sudden brain hemorrhage earlier today for which he underwent emergency surgery," the league announced in a statement late Thursday night.Stern reportedly collapsed at a Manhattan restaurant Thursday afternoon and was rushed to the hospital for surgery. The league's statement did not have any additional details on Stern's condition."Our thoughts…
Gaetz brought up Hunter Biden’s substance abuse issues at impeachment but it backfired

Gaetz brought up Hunter Biden’s substance abuse issues at impeachment but it backfired

CLOSE The House Judiciary Committee began its first steps Wednesday evening toward voting on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, beginning a marathon two-day session to consider the historic charges. (Dec. 12) APWASHINGTON – After Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., used the proposal of an amendment to the articles of impeachment during Thursday's hearing to recount Hunter Biden's…
Six more bodies recovered in risky mission near New Zealand volcano; death toll at 14

Six more bodies recovered in risky mission near New Zealand volcano; death toll at...

CLOSE Rescue workers couldn't find any of at least eight people missing and feared dead after a volcanic eruption in New Zealand. USA TODAYMilitary specialists on New Zealand's White Island have recovered six more victims' bodies after a deadly volcanic eruption, bringing the confirmed death toll in the tragedy to 14.Two others remain missing and are presumed dead,…
Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party projected in exit polls to win UK election, clearing path for Brexit

Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party projected in exit polls to win UK election, clearing path...

CLOSE Britain is holding a parliamentary election Thursday, with voters deciding who they want to resolve the Brexit stalemate. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Labor Leader Jeremy Corbyn and Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon all voted. (Dec. 12) APLONDON – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson secured a comfortable majority in Parliament, according to a BBC exit poll Thursday after an election that…
‘Be Best’: Melania Trump’s anti-bullying slogan trends after the president mocked Greta Thunberg

‘Be Best’: Melania Trump’s anti-bullying slogan trends after the president mocked Greta Thunberg

CLOSE Greta Thunberg is the youngest person to be named the Person of the Year by TIME. USA TODAYWASHINGTON – After President Donald Trump mocked teen climate activist Greta Thunberg for being named Time magazine's "Person of The Year", the first lady's anti-bullying campaign "Be Best" was trending online.Trump was named Person of the Year in 2016 after the…
‘An unthinkable tragedy’: College freshman stabbed to death at park near Columbia University

‘An unthinkable tragedy’: College freshman stabbed to death at park near Columbia University

CLOSEBarnard College in New York. (Photo: Seth Wenig, AP)The stabbing death of a college student at a park a block from Columbia University has stunned the community of the New York institution.Tessa Majors, an 18-year-old freshman at Barnard College, was fatally stabbed at Manhattan’s Morningside Park during a Wednesday evening robbery, authorities said. Barnard is a…
Jersey City shooting: Who are the Black Hebrew Israelites?

Jersey City shooting: Who are the Black Hebrew Israelites?

CLOSE Mayor Fulop doubles down on hate crime comments Thursday morning, Dec. 12, 2019. Tariq Zehawi, NorthJerseyThe two suspects in a deadly shooting at a cemetery and kosher supermarket in Jersey City held anti-Semitic views and had expressed interest in the Black Hebrew Israelite group, New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said at a press conference Thursday.Two of the four…
‘Act of domestic terrorism’: Authorities say Jersey City suspects had anti-Semitic, anti-police views

‘Act of domestic terrorism’: Authorities say Jersey City suspects had anti-Semitic, anti-police views

CLOSE Members of New York's Ultra-Orthodox Jewish community gathered for funerals for Moshe Deutsch and Mindel Ferencz, two victims of Tuesday's shooting at a grocery in Jersey City, New Jersey. (Dec. 12) APJERSEY CITY, N.J. – The shooting rampage by two gunmen who killed a police officer before opening fire on a kosher supermarket, fueling a three-hour gunfight involving hundreds…
Family says Ring camera in 8-year-old daughter’s room accessed by hacker

Family says Ring camera in 8-year-old daughter’s room accessed by hacker

CLOSEA security camera. A family in Mississippi claims a hacker accessed their Ring camera assembled in their daughter's room. (Photo: Getty Images)A family in Mississippi claims a hacker gained access to a Ring camera placed in their 8-year-old daughter's room and started talking to her, say local reports.A video obtained by NBC affiliate WMC shows a…
Des Moines Register, part of the USA TODAY Network, and CNN to host January Democratic debate

Des Moines Register, part of the USA TODAY Network, and CNN to host January...

The Register Published 10:04 a.m. CT Dec. 12, 2019 | Updated 11:01 a.m. CT Dec. 12, 2019CNN will host a Democratic Presidential Debate in partnership with the Des Moines Register on Jan. 14, 2020, fewer than three weeks ahead of the Iowa caucuses, the Democratic National Committee announced Thursday. The Iowa debate will be the seventh sanctioned…