Tag Archives: On Air Personalities

Bandits take off with money, chips from Vegas casinos

File Feb. 21, 2017: The New York New York hotel and casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Bandits have gotten away with cash and chips from four casino-hotels in Las Vegas since last week, leaving police on the hunt for multiple suspects. “It’s unusual,” Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Lt Michael Mauntel said of the frequency of the robberies since Nov. ...

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Suspect identified in fatal Pennsylvania shooting of US marshal, authorities say

Kevin Sturgis, 31, was identified as the man authorities said was involved in the U.S. marshal shooting in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on Thursday, the U.S. attorney’s office said.  (Justice Department) Officials announced the identity of the man believed to have fatally shot a U.S. marshal and wounded a York City police officer early Thursday in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The U.S. attorney’s office ...

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LAPD spent millions on 'green' electric BMWs used for joyrides to nail salons, day lunches: report

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck touted the multimillion-dollar purchase of an electric vehicle BMW fleet in 2016. The fleet has been misused and underused, CBS reported.  (LAPD / Reuters) Two years after the LAPD touted a multimillion-dollar purchase of a fleet of eco-friendly electric BMWS, the vehicles are being used for personal trips to grab lunch and — in one instance ...

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Snowstorm pummels southeast, kills 10, including 8-month-old baby

A massive snowstorm on Wednesday affected a wide swath of the U.S.—from parts of Texas to Florida and up to Massachusetts– killing at least 10 people, including a 8-month-old baby in New Orleans. The Times-Picayune reported that the baby’s mother lost control of the car and the vehicle plunged into a drainage canal. The baby was pulled from the car ...

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Christian convert from Iran converting Muslims in Sweden

Annhita Parsan, who fled Iran, has converted hundreds of Muslims in Europe to Christianity.  (Courtesy Annahita Parsan ) From escaping Iran through the mountains as a Muslim refugee, to surviving domestic abuse and imprisonment in a Turkish prison, to carving out a life in Sweden, Annahita Parsan’s story is the stuff of a Hollywood movie. Parsan, a convert from Islam ...

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This bird's 'eyeball' survived 120 million years

The fossil of an ancient bird discovered in Liaoning, China: The black box shows where the bird’s well-preserved, fossilized eye tissues are located. Credit: Tanaka G. et al./Heliyon Scientists have discovered a surprisingly “visionary” detail about a dinosaur-age bird that had a tooth-filled beak: It could likely see in color. An analysis of the 120-million-year-old bird revealed that the creature’s ...

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Pope meets with abuse survivors, weeps with them in Chile

Pope Francis waves to followers on his way to the Apostolic Nunciature in Santiago, Chile, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)  (Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.) Pope Francis met on Tuesday with survivors of priests who sexually abused them, wept with them and apologized for the “irreparable damage” they suffered, his spokesman said. The pontiff also ...

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