A mother has been charged with involuntary manslaughter after she allegedly smothered her child while they slept next to each other. Arissa Ward, 23, called police in Middleton, Pennsylvania, on 30 December last year after finding her infant son unresponsive on the couch next to her where they had been sleeping. The coroner also found traces of marijuana in the child’s system as Ms Ward had been breastfeeding.
Michael Hayden, the former director of the NSA and the CIA, told CNN on Saturday that the reported content of Jared Kushner's conversations with Russia's ambassador in December may have motivated former national security adviser Susan Rice to request his name to be unmasked in intelligence reports. Most of the controversy surrounding Rice's reported attempts to "unmask" Trump officials has centered on former national security adviser Michael Flynn's communications with Russian officials. But Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, floated the possibility of setting up a secure line of communication between the Trump transition team and Russia when he met with
Rangel told the Houston Chronicle that he found the frog in a fishing pond while hunting on a ranch in Batesville. People have questioned the legitimacy of the photos, but Rangel says that the frog is real and that he has found others that size in the past. Texas Parks and Wildlife confirmed that the photos are real, but said the frog might not be quite as big as it looks. It's an "optical illusion created by extending the frog toward the camera," Steve Lightfoot of Texas Parks and Wildlife told the Chronicle. "Still a big bullfrog, though." Either way, people are in disbelief and also pretty grossed out by the frog. The post has been shared over 100,000 times.
The FBI is now investigating the case of Isabella Hellmann, a Florida mother who went missing more than a week ago while boating with her husband of three months, near the Bahamas. NBC’s Maya Rodríguez reports for TODAY.
Updated | The White House Facebook page failed to acknowledge First Gentleman of Luxembourg Gauthier Destenay, married to Prime Minister Xavier Bettel, in a post featuring the spouses of world leaders attending this week’s G7 summit in Sicily.
Two men were stabbed to death on a Portland, Oregon train Friday night, and another man injured, after they tried to intervene as a man shouted hate speech at two young women who appeared to be Muslim. Portland Police Share On facebook Share On facebook Share Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin The police identified the suspect as Jeremy Joseph Christian, 35, of North Portland. Christian was arrested on two counts of aggravated murder, two counts of second-degree intimidation, and being a felon in possession of a restricted weapon. He will appear in court on Monday and may face further charges. Christian has an extensive criminal record. Share On facebook
FORT WORTH, Texas - Walking up the 11th fairway it had already been an eventful day for Jordan Spieth, but even he was surprised by what happened next at the Dean & DeLuca Invitational. “He [caddie Michael Greller] didn't tell me at all until we were walking down the 11th and he said, ‘Hey, this is my last hole.’ I was kind of surprised,” Spieth said of his caddie’s decision to seek medical attention for heat exhaustion. Greller was replaced on the bag by Spieth’s physical trainer, Damon Goddard, who joined the group on the eighth tee. Spieth said Greller had told Goddard that he might not be able to caddie the entire round with the heat index soaring to 108 degrees on Saturday. Goddard has caddied