Patty Duke, Child Star and Oscar Winner, Dies at 69

  Tuesday March 29, 2016 – Patty Duke, an Oscar-winning actress renowned at mid-century as a child star of stage, film and television, who, amid public struggles with bipolar disorder, went on to cultivate a respected screen career in adulthood, died on Tuesday at a hospital near her home in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. She was 69. Her husband, Michael Pearce, said ...

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Trump’s Campaign Manager Charged With Battery

Tuesday March 29, 2016 – Donald J. Trump’s presidential campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, was charged with simple battery Tuesday by the police in Jupiter, Fla., who said he had grabbed a reporter for Breitbart News as she tried to ask the candidate a question. The formal charges stem from a March 8 encounter that dominated headlines for days and became an ...

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Suicide Bomber Kills 7, Wounds 23 in Baghdad: ISIS Claims Responsibility

  Tuesday March 29, 2016 – BAGHDAD — Iraqi officials say a suicide bombing in the capital has killed at least seven civilians and wounded 23. A police officer says the suicide bomber set off his payload among a group of day laborers in Baghdad’s Tayaran Square on Tuesday. A medical official confirms the toll. Both spoke on condition of anonymity ...

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Gov. Scott Walker Endorses Ted Cruz

  Tuesday March 29, 2016 – Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker made it official Tuesday, endorsing Ted Cruz a week ahead of the state’s pivotal Republican primary. Cruz is “the best positioned by far” to defeat Donald Trump for the Republican presidential nomination and to win a general election over Democrat Hillary Clinton, Walker told Wisconsin radio talk show host Charlie Sykes. ...

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Hijacker Arrested After EgyptAir Plane Diverted to Cyprus

  Tuesday March 29, 2016 – An Egyptian man hijacked a passenger plane and forced it to land at Larnaca airport in Cyprus on Tuesday in an incident that Cyprus’ president said was related to a woman, not terrorism. Egyptian and Cypriot authorities said the hijacker was arrested and all the hostages were freed. The domestic EgyptAir Airbus 320 Flight 181 was hijacked while flying from the coastal city of Alexandria to Cairo. Egypt’s Ministry ...

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FBI Cracks San Bernardino Terrorist iPhone Without Apples Help

  Monday March 28, 2016 – The U.S. Justice Department announced Monday it has successfully accessed data stored on the iPhone that belonged to the San Bernardino gunman without Apple’s help, ending the court case against the tech company. The surprise development effectively ends a pitched court battle between Apple and the Obama administration. The government told a federal court Monday, ...

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Breaking: Lockdown at US Capitol Lifted After Suspect Shot

  Monday March 28, 2016 – A man with a gun was shot by police Monday afternoon at the Capitol Visitor Center at the U.S. Capitol Complex, according to two D.C. police officials. He was taken to MedStar Washington Hospital Center. The report of gunfire in a city on heightened alert because of terror attacks in Europe sent dozens of emergency ...

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