Fox NewsLouisiana woman hailed as a hero for stopping man from beating police officerFox NewsAuthorities said a Louisiana woman “made a big difference” Sunday when she jumped on a suspect's back to save a police officer from a brutal beatdown. Vickie Williams-Tillman, 56, was being hailed as a hero, The Advocate reported.
NPRThe Other WWII American-Internment AtrocityNPRMost American school children learn that Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, leading us to join World War II. This week marks the 75th anniversary of Japanese-Americans being subsequently rounded up and interned as suspected enemies and more »
New York Daily NewsFire erupts at Times Square dinerNew York Daily NewsFirefighters rushed to the TSQ Brasserie at 7th Ave. and 48th St. just after 5 a.m. to tackle a three-alarm blaze that started in the duct work, FDNY officials said. Tourists staying at nearby hotels were woken up by sirens and reported smelling smoke
President Donald Trump is preparing executive orders aimed at reversing Obama-era policies on climate and water pollution, according to individuals briefed on the measures. While both directives will take time to implement, they will send an unmistakable signal that the new administration is determined
As dawn breaks over an encampment that was once home to thousands of people protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline, a few hundred holdouts rise for another day of resistance. They aren't deterred by the threat of flooding, nor by declarations from state and federal authorities that they must
Russia's ambassador to the United Nations, a veteran diplomat known as a potent and personable voice for his country's interests as he sparred with his Western counterparts, died suddenly after falling ill Monday in his office at the mission. Vitaly Churkin, 64, was taken to a hospital in New