Passengers on the Carnival Dream cruise ship will be flown back to Florida after the ship suffered equipment problems in port, CNN reports. The failure comes just a month after passengers on another Carnival cruise ship, the Triumph, were stranded without power in the Gulf of Mexico due to an engine fire. CNN talked with […]
White smoke poured from the Vatican chimney Wednesday night in Italy, signalling that the conclave of Cardinals had elected a new Pope. Pope Benedict XVI became the first pope to resign in 600 years last month. The identity of the Cardinal named pope, and the name he has taken as pope, will be revealed when […]
A voting machine in central Pennsylvania has been taken offline after a video surfaced on YouTube of it recording a vote for Barack Obama as one for Mitt Romney, NBC News reports. The video was first posted on YouTube by the user “centralpavoter” on Tuesday morning. “I initially selected Obama but Romney was highlighted,” he […]
James Sensenbrenner, a Republican Congressman from Wisconsin, was on his phone at Reagan National Airport yesterday when a Democratic operative overheard him recounting a story from a church auction a few weeks ago. According to Mediabistro’s Fishbowl DC blog, Sensenbrenner recounted the story of a woman coming up to him and praising First Lady Michelle […]
A breast cancer patient says she was subjected to a “humiliating” and “insulting” patdown from the TSA at JFK Airport.
Changes to Facebook’s news feed have ticked off users.
A software designer who testified at the Casey Anthony trial said Monday a key piece of evidence was inaccurate.
A woman was attacked by someone who thought she was Casey Anthony, Oklahoma’s KOTV reports.
An online petition site has been inundated with people wanting to show their support for ‘Caylee’s Law’, which would make it a felony for parents not to report the death of a child to law enforcement within an hour of discovering the incident, or within 24 hours in the case of child disappearance. According to […]
Security officers from the Transportation Security Administration patted down a 95-year-old woman stricken with cancer and forced her to remove her adult diaper earlier this month, CNN reports. The TSA is defending their officers, saying proper procedures were followed. Ninety-five-year-old Lena Reppert and her daughter, Jean Weber, were traveling from Florida to Michigan on June […]