Tag Archives: College Students

Lost volcano pics found

A decades-old camera found at a Portland, Ore., Goodwill store contained film with haunting images of the deadly 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens. Photographer Kati Dimoff told Fox News that she always checks the Goodwill store on Grand Ave. for film cameras with exposed but undeveloped rolls of film. On May 26, she bought an Argus C2 camera, likely ...

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Dozens of high-rises fail safety tests after deadly fire – Hundreds displaced after fire ravages DC building

LONDON –  The list of high-rise apartment towers in Britain that have failed fire safety tests grew to 60, officials said Sunday, revealing the mounting challenge the government faces in the aftermath of London’s Grenfell Tower fire tragedy. All of the buildings for which external cladding samples were so far submitted failed combustibility tests, Communities Secretary Sajid Javid said. As ...

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UK finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding – 6 injured after car slams into Muslim worshipers, not terror-related: UK police

Britain’s fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities said 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country had cladding that failed fire safety tests. London officials scrambled to evacuate four public housing towers after experts found them “not safe for people to sleep in overnight.” Hundreds of residents hastily packed their bags and sought emergency shelter, with many angry and confused ...

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SUPREME COURT VACANCY? Speculation grows that Justice Kennedy may retire this month

The Supreme Court’s term ends next week with growing speculation that Justice Anthony Kennedy–the panel’s most pivotal member–may retire at age 80 after 29 years on the court. Action is expected on President Trump’s travel ban before the court’s long summer break but the biggest news of all would be if Kennedy were to use the court’s last public session ...

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WILL PELOSI RETIRE? Expert vote-counter will tell us when she's leaving

We’ll all know when it’s time for House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., to go. That’s because she’ll tell us. Nobody counts votes better than Pelosi — whether it’s ginning up support for ObamaCare or marshaling votes for her own leadership contest. Some Democrats turned on her when Democrats failed to get within striking distance of reclaiming the House last ...

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Calif. father arrested on suspicion of killing missing son

LOS ANGELES –  The father of a Southern California 5-year-old who has been missing for two months was arrested Friday afternoon in Las Vegas on suspicion of his son’s murder, authorities said. A Los Angeles County sheriff’s statement said Aramazd Andressian Sr., 35 was arrested in coordination with authorities in Las Vegas and was being held there on $10 million ...

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New White House chief usher moves from Trump hotel

First lady Melania Trump is appointing the director of rooms at the Trump Organization’s Washington hotel to be the new White House chief usher, the latest example of intermingling between Donald Trump’s presidency and his business world. Timothy Harleth will oversee the White House residence staff, more than 90 people in all. The appointment comes shortly after it was announced ...

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TODD STARNES: Alabama school bans Reagan, Coulter, Levin summer reading list

The summer reading list for Gene Ponder’s AP Government and Economics class at Spanish Fort High School in Alabama is causing some trouble. Mr. Ponder filled his list with books authored by conservatives — and libertarians. I know – right? Imagine that – a conservative public school teacher! Sweet mercy, America! Miracles do happen.  Click here for a free subscription to ...

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