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China to Give Citizens a Social Credit Score

              The Chinese government plans to give its citizens social scores, that will decide if citizens are allowed to travel, buy property or even have access to education for their children. The scores will be given based on performances in…

Starbucks to Close 8000 Stores for One Day Of Racial Bias Training

After the uproar over arrests made in a Philadelphia Starbucks recently, the CEO of the company has made the decision to close over 8,000 stores for a few hours in May for racial bias training for more than 175,00 employees.…

First American Woman Wins Boston Marathon Since 1985

Today marked the 122nd Boston Marathon. It was a rainy, windy and cold mess and still thousands showed up to run the esteemed race. Desiree Linden, 34, is the first American woman since 1985 to win the women’s division of…

Green Bay Packers Receiver Makes Bomb Joke, Gets Arrested

Trevor Davis, receiver for the Green Bay Packers, was arrested at LAX for making a bomb joke. Trevor was at the ticket counter on Sunday with a female friend. They were checking in at the Hawaiian Airlines counter. The attendant…

Unarmed Man Fatally Shot Ten Times By Police In New York

Saheed Vassell was fatally shot by police in Brooklyn, New York on Wednesday. Police claimed the man was pointing a metal pipe at officers when he was gunned down. Police say reports had come in that a man was aiming…

Woman Opens Fire At YouTube Headquarters Injuring 3 Before Killing Herself

Police responded to reports of an active shooter at the YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California yesterday. YouTube employees fled from the scene and neighboring offices were evacuated, as Swat teams entered the main office. 1,700 people currently work at…

Thousands of Under-paid Public School Teachers Strike in Oklahoma

In Oklahoma today, thousands of public school teachers went on strike. They came from more than 200 schools to protest terrible working conditions, and low pay. Classes were cancelled all over the state today because of the walkout. Thousands of…

Two Kids Found Dead in Car Seats

Two children, an infant girl and a toddler boy, were found dead in their car seats outside of their home, in Superior Arizona. The children were “cold to the touch” and had clearly been left in the car for several…

Man Arrested for Sending Explosives Packages to Washington, D.C.

On Monday, several suspicious packages were sent to Fort Belvoir, Virginia. Packages were also sent to the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Dahlgreen, Virginia and the Central Intelligence Agency in Langley, Virginia. Buildings were evacuated and an Army bomb squad…

Uber Self-Driving Car Test Suspended After Pedestrian Killed in Accident

Uber started testing its self-driving, or autonomous, car in February 2017. The testing was staged in the cities of Arizona, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, and Toronto. Arizona had originally been welcomed by the Arizona governor, but things have drastically changed since…