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Hostage situation under way at Miami restaurant, police say

A hostage situation was under way at a restaurant in Miami on Monday afternoon, with management “holding employees and some patrons hostage,” police said.  (WSVN) A hostage situation was under way at a restaurant in Miami on Monday afternoon, with management “holding employees and some patrons hostage,” police said. The Miami Police Department responded around 2:45 p.m. on Monday to ...

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Kylie Jenner reveals she’s given birth to a baby girl

Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala – Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art of the In-Between – Arrivals – New York City, U.S. – 01/05/17 – Kylie Jenner. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri – HP1ED511TLTI0 “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” and “Life of Kylie” star Kylie Jenner told the public Sunday that she gave birth to a baby girl last week. The star ...

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Lost dog reunited with Pennsylvania family after 10 years

Jody Berisko, an employee at Animal Protectors of Allegheny Valley gets a kiss from Abby on Jan. 30, 2018.  (Nate Smallwood/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review via AP) Even a dog with a microchip can go missing for a long time. But even a dog that’s missing for a long time can end up back home where she belongs. That’s what a Pennsylvania family ...

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We and our leaders must remember there is great power in humility

Like the wave of a giant tsunami, news stories about Russian election meddling, government shutdowns, partisan sniping in Congress, sexual misconduct, protest marches, tweet storms, racism, immigration fights and more are sweeping over us morning, noon and night. Amid charge and countercharge, opponents all claim the mantle of virtue and righteousness. “I’m right, and you’re wrong” seems to be the ...

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Clerk gets probation in unarmed teen’s death during heist

LAS VEGAS –  A Las Vegas smoke shop clerk who fatally shot an unarmed 13-year-old in an apparent grab-and-run theft more than a year ago has been sentenced to probation. Raad Sunna choked back tears Thursday as he said he would pay for the “tragic loss” for the rest of his life, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported . “I wish ...

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Man pleads not guilty in grisly slaying of Oregon woman

Jeremiah “Jeremy” Johnston, 35, pleaded not guilty to killing an Oregon woman whose dismembered body was found in the trunk of a BMW last week.  (Washington County Sheriff’s Office via Associated Press) The suspect arrested in connection with the gruesome death of a young Oregon woman, whose dismembered body was found last week, pleaded not guilty Thursday. Jeremiah “Jeremy” Johnston, ...

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Strong January, strong year? A market maxim’s record falters

NEW YORK –  If you’re an investor who has faith in the old stock market maxim “as January goes, so goes the year,” you’re probably feeling pretty good about 2018 based on what you saw last month. Trouble is, January’s record as a predictor for the rest of the year has been spotty recently. Historically speaking, it’s true that if ...

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