Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee revealed two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, setting in motion a historic chain of events in our nation's history. The Democrats cited two charges, abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, in their announcement.The charges stem from the president's push for an investigation into his political rival, former Vice President Joe Biden, by the Ukrainian government. Democrats alleged the president threatened the integrity of the U.S. election system and endangered national security in his dealings with Ukraine.Speaker Nancy Pelosi, flanked by the chairmen of the impeachment inquiry committees, declared at the U.S. Capitol that they were upholding their solemn oath to defend the Constitution. Voting is expected in a matter of days in the Judiciary Committee and by Christmas in the full House. The text of the articles follows below.TEXT:Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high c…
The case of 'The Golden State Killer'
Joseph James DeAngelo accused of multiple rapes, murders
Updated: 2:15 PM EST Jan 15, 2020
During the 1970s and 1980s a string of murders, burglaries and sexual assaults in California eluded investigators. Then, in 2018, new DNA testing led to a series of connections that finally put the puzzle together: Joseph James DeAngelo was "The Golden State Killer" or "The East Area Rapist," as he was also known. For those involved, the discovery brought some long-awaited peace. Watch the video above to learn more about how modern technology helped solve the decades-old case. So much of today’s news emanates from New York, Washington or Los Angeles, but what we know is that amazing, authentic and genuine stories are being told around the country every day. Each week, "Dispatches from the Middle" takes a d…
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to step back from 'senior' roles in royal family
Updated: 2:10 PM EST Jan 8, 2020
Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, are stepping back from their roles as senior members of the British royal family and plan to work toward becoming "financially independent," the couple announced on Instagram on Wednesday."After many months of reflection and internal discussions, we have chosen to make a transition this year in starting to carve out a progressive new role within this institution," they wrote. "We intend to step back as 'senior' members of the Royal Family and work to become financially independent, while continuing to fully support Her Majesty The Queen.""It is with your encouragement, particularly over the last few years, that we feel prepared to make this adjustment," they added.The couple revealed they …
There’s a lot of misunderstanding and misinformation about what the flu is, how it’s spread, and the efficacy of flu shots. That's why we turned to medical experts to set the record straight by dispelling some common myths.
There’s no silver bullet to protect you from the flu completely, but there are a few steps you can take to protect your health. “Proper hand hygiene is the most important means of preventing the spread of infection. Hand washing is like a 'do-it-yourself' vaccine that stops the spread of germs,” says Dr. Mary Anne Jackson, director of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Children’s Mercy in Kansas City, MO. And of course, she recommends that everyone in your family get the flu shot.
Here are the most common flu myths debunked by top doctors.Source link
Local family gives out a 100+ Christmas meals
Updated: 2:23 PM EST Dec 25, 2019
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WAKISHA: GOOD AFTERNOON. THESE STORIES NEVER GET OLD. THIS IS NOT JUST A GROUP, THIS IS A COMMUNITY THAT IS FEEDING A LOT OF PEOPLE WHO ARE LOOKING FOR A CHRISTMAS MEAL. EARLIER, WE SAW THIS FLYER BEING PASSED AROUND. I GUESS IT WAS VOLUNTEERS. YOU HAVE BEEN DOING THIS FOR EIGHT YEARS. WHITE YOU CONTINUE TO KEEP DOING THIS? >> BEING THE HANDS AND FEET OF JESUS REQUIRES AN INDIVIDUAL TO MEET THE NEEDS OF OTHERS FIRST AND AT ALL TIMES. AS A FAMILY, WE ARE COMMITTED TO BEING A SOURCE OF SUPPORT, TWO CHILDREN, TO THIS COMMUNITY, TO THE ELDERLY, AND THE HOMELESS. THAT IS WHY IT IS A JOY TO BE ABLE TO FEED PEOPLE ON CHRISTMAS DAY, A FREE MEAL, WHO MAY NOT HAVE HAD OTHERWISE. WAKISHA: WE SE…