Category Archives: National News

25-year-old man arrested for murdering his mother on Valentine’s Day

15 FEB 19 11:53 ET By WMAR Staff Click here for updates on this story Brooklyn, MD (WMAR) — A 25-year-old man is now behind bars after police say he is a suspect in the murder of his own mother on Valentine’s Day. Thursday afternoon around 3p.m., police were called to the 5200 block of…MORE

FCC: Nearly half the calls you receive this year will be spam

15 FEB 19 11:41 ET By Katie Bernard, CNN (CNN) — Nearly half the calls made to US cell phones in 2019 will be spam, according to a study by First Orion referenced in a Federal Communications Commission report Thursday. Ninety percent of those calls will have familiar caller IDs, but there isn’t an effective…MORE

‘Pineapple express’ drenches California with rain, snow and flooding

14 FEB 19 11:51 ET By Madeline Holcombe and Eric Levenson, CNN (CNN) — California is at the center of what’s known as a “pineapple express” that’s bringing heavy rain, snow, wind and flooding to the West Coast over the next few days. More than 30 million people are under flood or flash flood watches…MORE

Bill Cosby says he won’t feel remorse because he’s a ‘political prisoner’

14 FEB 19 10:22 ET By Nicole Chavez, CNN (CNN) — In his first public statement from prison, Bill Cosby said he will never have remorse for his crimes and called himself a political prisoner. “My political beliefs, my actions of trying to humanize all races, genders and religions landed me in this place surrounded…MORE

USC settles class action lawsuit against gynecologist accused of sexual misconduct

13 FEB 19 00:23 ET By Stephanie Elam and Rosalina Nieves, CNN (CNN) — A $215 million class action settlement agreement between the University of Southern California and several law firms representing dozens of women who allege they were sexually abused by Dr. George Tyndall was filed in federal court Tuesday. The money will be…MORE