Wednesday, September 17, 2014

National News

FBI launches a face recognition system
The FBI can now quickly identify people just by looking at their faces, eyes, voice, palm print and walking stride.

Grand jury gets more time in Ferguson police shooting case
A grand jury in Missouri now has more time decide whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged for the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown.

Papa Murphy's employee caught rubbing genitals on pizza order
An 18-year-old Papa Murphy's employee was arrested after being caught rubbing his genitals on a pizza order.

'Django Unchained' actress claims she was cuffed for showing public affection
"Django Unchained" actress Daniele Watts says Los Angeles police allegedly detained her because they thought she was a prostitute.

Big solar storm hitting Earth
Youvathana Sok looked up and saw more than just stars in the crisp, clear Maine night sky. A colorful, spectacular showing of the aurora borealis greeted Sok, a CNN iReporter, and others at Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National park on Friday.

North Korea: American Matthew Miller sentenced to 6 years hard labor
Pennsylvania state trooper dies in shooting, another wounded
ISIS executes British aid worker David Haines
British aid worker David Haines has been executed by ISIS militants, according to a video posted Saturday to a website associated with the group, making him the third Western captive to be killed by the Islamist extremist group in recent weeks.

Arrests made in 2012 attack on Malala Yousafzai
Pakistani security forces arrested 10 people in the attempt to kill teen activist Malala Yousafzai, the army said Friday.

Giant mutant spider dog scares unsuspecting stangers
Prankster S.A. Wardega dressed up his dog as a giant spider and let him loose on unsuspecting strangers.