Category: US News


Humpback whale washes ashore on Queens beach

A massive dead whale was found on the shore of a Queens beach Friday. The decomposing corpse of the sea mammal washed ashore in Breezy Point near Beach 193rd Street. The species of the...


Drug-dealing dean shot student for not selling enough weed

BOSTON — A former high school dean known as an anti-violence advocate was convicted Thursday of shooting and nearly killing a student he had recruited to sell marijuana for him. Shaun Harrison, 58, was...


ABC drops Roseanne show after racist tweet – BBC News

ABC TV network has cancelled comedian Roseanne Barr’s show after she posted a racist tweet likening an African-American former Obama aide to an ape. ABC said: “Roseanne’s Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent...