Robert Telles, accused of the murder of Jeff German in Las Vegas, appears in court with a strange face

Disgraced Las Vegas politician Robert Telles was seen smiling in court on Tuesday as prosecutors formally accused him of ‘waiting’ outside Jeff Germanbefore stabbing the investigative reporter at least seven times. Such, 45, has been charged with open murder with the use of a deadly weapon in the September 2 murder of German outside his … Read more

Oklahoma inmate who sued over alleged ‘Baby Shark’ torture tactic is found dead in his cell

An Oklahoma inmate who alleged in a lawsuit that prison staff tortured inmates, forcing them into stress positions while playing the song “Baby Shark” for hourswas found dead in his cell. John Basco was found unconscious around 3:50 a.m. Sunday by a detention officer conducting on-site checks, Oklahoma County Detention Center officials said in a … Read more

Common virus emerges that can cause polio-like illness in children

Enlarge / Students listen to their teacher during their first day of transitional kindergarten at Tustin Ranch Elementary School in Tustin, Calif., Wednesday, August 11, 2021. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning that a respiratory virus common in children is increasing in several parts of the United States, raising concerns that an … Read more

Chinese President Xi travels overseas to promote his strategic role

BEIJING (AP) — President Xi Jinping is using his first overseas trip since the start of the pandemic to promote China’s strategic ambitions during a summit with Russia’s Vladimir Putin and other leaders of a Central Asian security group. Chinese leader promotes ‘Global Security Initiative’ announced in April following formation of Quad by Washington, Japan, … Read more

Armenia says 49 soldiers have been killed in attacks by Azerbaijan

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Azerbaijani forces shelled Armenian territory on Tuesday and killed at least 49 Armenian soldiers, Armenia’s prime minister said, a large-scale attack that fueled fears of wider hostilities between opponents of long time. Hostilities erupted minutes after midnight, with Azerbaijani forces unleashing an artillery barrage and drone attacks in many sections of … Read more

Columbia University drops from No. 2 to No. 18 in US News rankings after admitting mistake

Columbia University, whose alumni include founding father Alexander Hamilton and former President Barack Obama, fell to 18th in US News & World Report’s annual college rankings after admitting he had submitted inaccurate data in previous years. The Ivy League institution had ranked No. 2 in the annual list in 2021, prompting one of its own … Read more

Geno Smith impresses NFL Twitter as Seahawks beat Broncos in Russell Wilson return | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats & Rumors

Steph Chambers/Getty Images It may have taken 10 seasons, but it looks like Geno Smith has finally unlocked his potential. The veteran quarterback led the Seattle Seahawks to a 17-16 win over the Denver Broncos in the 2022 season opener on Monday night football. Smith posted one of the best outings of his NFL career, … Read more

Mom suspected of drowning her 3 children at New York beach, police say

Three children were found dead in the surf off Brooklyn’s famous Coney Island boardwalk early Monday and police believe they may have been drowned by their mother. The bodies of the 7-year-old boy, 4-year-old girl and 3-month-old girl were found after a nearly three-hour search that began at 1.40am when a parent called police , … Read more