/ Apr 13, 2017

Hungry 8-year-old drives to McDonald's

A craving for a McDonald’s cheeseburger apparently prompted an 8-year-old Ohio boy to take his 4-year-old sister for a ride in his dad’s van, which he learned to drive on the internet. East Palestine police officer Jacob Koehler said the father went to bed ...

/ Apr 7, 2017

Seattle mayor accused of sex abuse against teen boy

A lawsuit filed Thursday accuses Seattle Mayor Ed Murray of sexually molesting a teenage high-school dropout in the 1980s, and in interviews with The Seattle Times, two other men claim he abused them. The mayor denied the allegations through his personal spokesman Jeff Reading. ...

/ Apr 7, 2017

U.S. couple accused of giving daughters to cult leader

A couple accused of gifting their daughters to a cult-like figure who considered them wives have pleaded to child endangerment charges. Savilla and Daniel Stoltzfus got financial help from Lee Kaplan when they fell on hard times after breaking from their Amish faith, according ...

Naraha sees three schools return from nuclear exile in Fukushima

Apr 6, 2017

Naraha sees three schools return from nuclear exile in Fukushima

Two elementary schools and a junior high school returned to their hometown in Fukushima Prefecture on Thursday six years after being forced to flee radiation spewed by the March 2011 nuclear disaster. Around 90 students attended the joint opening ceremony at the new building ...