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First US federal execution in 17 years is back on, for now

First US federal execution in 17 years is back on, for now

The US Court of Appeals for the Seventh District issued a ruling Sunday which will allow for the first federal prisoner to be executed in 17 years on Monday, pending an appeal to the US Supreme Court. The execution of Daniel Lewis Lee, a convicted killer, was scheduled for Monday, but a Friday ruling in…MORE

White House takes aim at Fauci as he disagrees with Trump on virus

White House takes aim at Fauci as he disagrees with Trump on virus

As coronavirus cases surge in the United States, the White House is taking aim at the nation’s top infectious disease expert, Dr. Anthony Fauci. In a statement Saturday, a White House official told CNN that “several White House officials are concerned about the number of times Dr. Fauci has been wrong on things.” The official…MORE

Christian Kabasele says racism online ‘is worse’ than incidents in stadium

Christian Kabasele says racism online ‘is worse’ than incidents in stadium

It was a moment that shocked European football. Christian Kabasele, who was born in the Democratic Republic of Congo, scored for Genk against Standard Liege in October 2015 and celebrated with a monkey imitation. His celebration was in protest of the monkey chants he’d been subjected to by some Kortrijk fans in September 2015 in…MORE

A massive fire has destroyed a 249-year-old church in California

A massive fire has destroyed a 249-year-old church in California

California firefighters are investigating the origin of a fire that destroyed a historic 249-year-old Catholic church. In the early morning hours Saturday, firefighters responded to a fire at the San Gabriel Mission where they found a massive blaze engulfing the roof and front entrance of the church, San Gabriel Fire Department fire captain Antonio Negrete…MORE

Benjamin Keough, grandson of Elvis Presley, dies at 27

Benjamin Keough, grandson of Elvis Presley, dies at 27

Elvis Presley’s grandson Benjamin Keough has died, a representative for his mother, Lisa Marie Presley, said. He was 27. Keough died in Calabasas, California, Roger Widynowski told CNN Sunday. The representative said he did not have further details on the circumstances of Keough’s death, including the date. Presley is “entirely heartbroken, inconsolable and beyond devastated,”…MORE