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Serial Stowaway Arrested Again

Posted On August 26, 2014

(Phoenix, AZ) -- A serial stowaway is locked up in Arizona after just being released from a California jail. Marilyn Hartman was arrested for wandering around the baggage claim area yesterday at Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix. Hartman was recently arrested at LAX for getting past airport security and hopping on a flight from San…

State Dept Welcomes Today’s Gaza Truce

Posted On August 26, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. is embracing the new ceasefire agreement between Israeli and Palestinian militants in Gaza. State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki said today the U.S. urges both parties to fully comply with the terms of the truce and hopes it will be durable. The truce calls for an indefinite end to hostilities and…

Napa Boy Critically Injured In Quake Is Recovering

Posted On August 26, 2014

(Sacramento, CA) -- A Napa Valley boy is on the road to recovery after being crushed by dozens of bricks from Sunday's California earthquake. Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon has been upgraded from critical to fair condition following nearly ten hours of surgery to repair multiple fractures to his pelvis. Dillon will spend four-to-five months in a…

Protests Continue In St. Louis, Missouri After Michael Brown’s Funeral

Posted On August 26, 2014

(Ferguson, MO) -- Protestors are back on the streets today in Ferguson, Missouri a day after Michael Brown was laid to rest. More than 100 demonstrators marched in St. Louis demanding Officer Darren Wilson be arrested for shooting the unarmed 18-year-old. Demonstrators marched a few blocks from St. Louis city hall to the federal court…

Monday Night Emmy Scores Big Ratings For NBC

Posted On August 26, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- NBC isn't having a case of the Mondays with the Emmy Awards delivering record ratings. Nielsen numbers show 15-point-six-million viewers tuned in to the Seth Meyers-hosted telecast on NBC, making it the second-biggest audience for the Emmys since 2006. NBC's broadcast of the star-studded television celebration marked the first time since…