Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

991-1000 results from 1000 for query «pointing»

February 12, 2016 2:31 PM Clinton, Sanders clash over Obama, more at testy debate

Hillary Clinton launched her harshest attacks yet on Bernie Sanders during their debate Thursday night in Milwaukee, in a clear attempt to define their differences on major issues and win over black voters — but they had their most heated exchanges over campaign financing, who was the stronger supporter of President Obama — and who was a friend of Henry 34

February 12, 2016 12:15 PM Authorities to sweep Oregon wildlife refuge after armed standoff

BURNS, Ore. Law enforcement officials were preparing on Friday to sweep a wildlife refuge in Oregon for explosives and evidence a day after the last holdouts in a protest over federal control of Western land surrendered, ending a six-week armed standoff. Federal authorities said on Thursday the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in eastern Oregon would 34

February 12, 2016 11:06 AM Gravitational waves discovered—top scientists respond

One hundred years ago, Albert Einstein published his general theory of relativity, which described how gravity warps and distorts space-time. While this theory triggered a revolution in our understanding of the universe, it made one prediction that even Einstein doubted could be confirmed: the existence of gravitational waves. Here we collect reactions 91

February 11, 2016 11:37 PM Cleveland sends Tamir Rice's estate a $500 ambulance bill for fatal shooting

The mayor of Cleveland apologized Thursday to the family of Tamir Rice — a black 12-year-old boy fatally shot by a white Cleveland police officer — after the city billed the boy's estate $500 for ambulance services. "We want to start off again apologizing to the Rice family if in fact this has added to any grief or pain they may have," Mayor Frank Jackson 27

February 11, 2016 9:36 PM Cleveland Mayor Apologizes for Billing Family of Dead Boy

The mayor of Cleveland apologized Thursday to the family of Tamir Rice, a black 12-year-old boy fatally shot by a white Cleveland police officer, for the city having sent the administrator of the boy's estate a "decedent's last dying expense" claim of $500 for ambulance services. Mayor Frank Jackson opened a City Hall news conference by saying, "We want to start 27

February 11, 2016 6:18 PM 3 surrender in Oregon standoff, but last holdout declares: 'I will die a free man'

Three of the final holdouts in a nearly six-week armed standoff in a rural Oregon wildlife refuge have apparently surrendered but a fourth was resisting a negotiated effort to bring an end to the dramatic showdown between anti-federal militants and FBI agents. An audio feed being streamed from the occupation site captured an emotional -- and largely 29

February 11, 2016 5:55 PM In Tamir Rice Shooting, Cleveland Rescinds $500 Bill in Medical Costs

Nearly 15 months after a Cleveland police officer fatally shot Tamir Rice, 12, while the boy was playing with a pellet gun near a recreation area, the city sued to collect $500 for his “last dying expense” — the cost of his emergency medical treatment. The documents were signed by legal officials and posted online, drawing condemnation from the family’s 33

February 11, 2016 4:04 PM Cleveland Sues to Collect $500 in Medical Costs in Tamir Rice Shooting

Nearly 15 months after a Cleveland police officer fatally shot Tamir Rice, 12, while the boy was playing with a pellet gun near a recreation area, the city has sued to collect $500 for his “last dying expense” — the cost of his emergency medical treatment. Court documents published online revealed that the city of Cleveland filed suit against the boy’s 27

February 11, 2016 3:30 PM Scientists Glimpse Albert Einstein's Gravitational Waves

Washington, United States: In a landmark discovery for physics and astronomy, international scientists said Thursday they have glimpsed the first direct evidence of gravitational waves, or ripples in space-time, which Albert Einstein predicted a century ago. When two black holes collided some 1.3 billion years ago, the joining of those two great masses 72

February 11, 2016 7:06 AM Pacifica: Residents live on the edge of crumbling cliffs

Kristin J. Bender, Associated Press PACIFICA, Calif. (AP) — Sonja Thompson lives so close to the edge of an 80-foot bluff above the Pacific Ocean that when paragliders fly by "you can almost high-five them." Having the Pacific as your backyard has its benefits, and its dangers. Crumbling cliffs have forced dozens to leave their homes and others like Thompson 70