Monday, September 1, 2014

National News

Obama blames the media for public perception of economy
As President Obama battles slumping poll numbers and multiple world crises, twice in the past few days he has laid part of the blame for an anxious public at the feet of the media.

49ers' Ray McDonald faces domestic violence charge
Seattle-area bikini coffee stand owner charged with prostitution
Hamptons residents shocked by KKK recruitment fliers
Widower's beloved photos of wife returned
Ferguson police now equipped with body cameras
Police officers in Ferguson, MO are being equipped with body cameras. This development comes weeks after the shooting of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer.

Pit bull saves child from swarm of bees
A pit bull is being hailed as a hero after it saved an eight-year-old boy from a swarm of angry bees.

It's official! Apple sets event for Sept. 9
Apple has set Sept. 9 as the date for a big announcement.

Comedian Joan Rivers rushed to hospital
Joan Rivers was rushed to the hospital Thursday morning after she stopped breathing, a source confirmed to CNN.

Father found not guilty in slaying of drunk driver who killed his sons
A father and his two young sons were pushing a truck that had run out of gas down a road in December 2012, when a drunk driver plowed into it, killing the boys. The drunk driver was then shot dead at the scene of the crash near Houston.