Hiker falls to his death from Yosemite National Park’s famed Half Dome
May23

Hiker falls to his death from Yosemite National Park’s famed Half Dome

George Rose/Getty Images(MARIPOSA, Calif.) —  A hiker slipped and fell to his death Monday while climbing Yosemite National Park’s famous Half Dome trail, officials said.The man was ascending the Half Dome cables with another hiker during a thund…

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NFL mandates that players on the field stand for national anthem
May23

NFL mandates that players on the field stand for national anthem

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced Wednesday that the football league’s players who are on the field will need to stand for the national anthem — capping months of controversy and coming in the wake of a se…

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Air Force training jet crashes in Mississippi, but pilots eject safely
May23

Air Force training jet crashes in Mississippi, but pilots eject safely

ABC News(COLUMBUS, Miss.) — An Air Force training jet crashed near Columbus, Mississippi Wednesday, but both pilots aboard were able to safely eject from the aircraft.The crash occurred just days after the Air Force completed a one-day safety review t…

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Families of Sandy Hook victims, FBI agent file defamation lawsuit against right-wing radio host Alex Jones
May23

Families of Sandy Hook victims, FBI agent file defamation lawsuit against right-wing radio host Alex Jones

Oli Scarff/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Six families of victims killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shooting, as well as an FBI agent who responded to the scene, filed a defamation lawsuit today against radio personality Alex Jones, who has re…

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No concessions to North Korea ahead of summit with Trump: Pompeo
May23

No concessions to North Korea ahead of summit with Trump: Pompeo

Oliver Contreras-Pool/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that the June meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is moving forward as scheduled, despite growing concerns among Whit…

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