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Alabama Baby Born Without Nose Heads Home

Posted On April 01, 2015

(Undated) -- A baby boy born earlier this month without a nose is headed home to his parents in Alabama. Timothy Thompson was born March Fourth without nasal passages or sinus cavities. At five days old, he had to undergo a tracheotomy, and stayed at the USA Children's and Women's Hospital in Mobile for three…

Obama Commutes Sentences For Drug Offenders

Posted On April 01, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is reducing the prison sentences of nearly two dozen people convicted of federal drug offenses. The President commuted the sentences of 22 convicts Tuesday, continuing his effort to allow the early release of some prisoners who were sentenced under harsh drug laws. Obama also sent letters to the inmates wishing…

Mumia Abu-Jamal Hospitalized

Posted On April 01, 2015

(Pottsville, PA) -- Convicted cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal is in the hospital for treatment for diabetes, and his family says he's not doing well. The 60-year-old Abu-Jamal was moved from his Pennsylvania prison cell Monday to a hospital. His wife says Abu-Jamal passed out in prison and his blood sugar level was dangerously high. The…

Iran Nuclear Talks Extended Into Wednesday

Posted On March 31, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- The negotiations over Iran's nuclear program are being extended an extra day after a deadline to reach a framework on a deal passed Tuesday night. Negotiators worked into the early morning hours in Switzerland on Wednesday and said they will meet again later in the day. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said…

Report: Cell Phone Video Shows Final Moments Of Germanwings Flight

Posted On March 31, 2015

(Paris) -- A cell phone video recovered from the crash site of the Germanwings flight reportedly shows the plane's final moments. "Paris Match and Bild" is reporting the short video was taken last week from inside the plane and includes the screams of passengers as they realized their fate. Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz locked the plane's…