Category Archives: CNN – US

A baby in Parliament, a new cat celebrity and the most wholesome choir ever

A baby in Parliament, a new cat celebrity and the most wholesome choir ever

Senior citizens are a blessing. This weekend, my grandmother-in-law turns 100, and last weekend, my own grandmother turned 94. That’s a LOT of life! Think of everything they’ve seen and done that so few people can properly imagine. I could listen to my grandmother tell stories of her youth all day. Does she repeat a…MORE

6 people injured in a prison riot in San Diego

6 people injured in a prison riot in San Diego

Six people were injured in a prison riot in San Diego Friday night, according to a Cal Fire spokesman. The riot took place at the Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility, Capt. Thomas Shoots told CNN. “Approximately 100 inmates were in the yard at the time, but Cal Fire had adequate resources and the situation is…MORE

The owner of dogs that mauled a 9-year-old girl to death charged with murder

The owner of dogs that mauled a 9-year-old girl to death charged with murder

The owner of three dogs that mauled a 9-year-old Detroit girl to death this week has been charged with second-degree murder, the prosecutor’s office said. Pierre Cleveland, 33, was also charged with involuntary manslaughter and dangerous animal causing death, the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office said in a release. Emma Hernandez was riding her bike near…MORE

She thought there was water in her ear. Turns out it was a venomous spider

She thought there was water in her ear. Turns out it was a venomous spider

Susie Torres went to the doctor with what she thought was water sloshing around in her left ear. But water doesn’t have eight legs, pincers and a venomous bite. Doctors in Kansas City, Missouri, pulled a venomous brown recluse spider out of Torres’ ear, and somehow, she kept her cool. But she’s never sleeping without…MORE