News: Weekend Reads

Washington teen who pushed friend off 60-foot bridge says she 'thought she would be fine'

Saturday  02:00,   18 august 2018
msn

An 18-year-old woman who pushed her friend off of a 60-foot bridge in Washington state said she “didn’t think about the consequences” before causing the 16-year-old to fall the equivalent of three stories.Her friend, Jordan Holgerson, suffered[...]
News / Weekend Reads

Earth will enter an abnormally warm period from 2018-2022

Friday  23:51,   17 august 2018
theweathernetwork

Five of the warmest years on record have happened since 2010, and the cooling fluctuations in the global climate that have helped us buffer climate change's roasting temperatures are wrapping up and making way for the years 2018 to 2022 to be[...]

The Royal Family Is in Hot Water Over How Much Princess Eugenie’s Wedding Will Cost the Public

Friday  21:46,   17 august 2018
instyle

Princess Eugenie is readying herself to follow in her cousin Prince Harry's footsteps with a lavish royal wedding this October, but British citizens might not be as hyped as they were for Harry's wedding to Meghan Markle in May. No, it has[...]

Massachusetts man indicted on 52 charges after 3 bodies found at his home

Friday  20:06,   17 august 2018
cnn

A Massachusetts man has been indicted on 52 charges and is accused of raping, kidnapping and killing three women, whose bodies were found in his home in May. This Week's Circulars require(["c.deferred"], function () { [...]

Natalie Wood was warned about 'horrible' weather before tragic downing, claims boat captain

Friday  20:06,   17 august 2018
msn

Dennis Davern, the boat captain who was there on the night Hollywood star Natalie Wood died, is speaking out for the first time in four years, Fox News has learned.Davern participated in a 12-part podcast titled “Fatal Voyage: The Mysterious Death[...]

Colorado husband arrested in family's murder had financial struggles

Friday  20:06,   17 august 2018
nbcnews

The couple seemed to have everything — but now family of Chris and Shanann Watts are left wondering if he is capable of killing her and their children.They went on oceanfront vacations, cheered for the Pittsburgh Steelers and doted on their two[...]

Mysterious fur covered sea 'monster' washes up on beach: 'Could it be some ancient creature?'

Friday  16:26,   17 august 2018
msn

Is it the remains of a woolly mammoth — or a decaying whale?The mysterious creature, which doesn't appear to have a prominent face with eyes, recently washed up from the Bering[...]

President Trump says he has cancelled military parade

Friday  16:26,   17 august 2018
msn

President Donald Trump said Friday he had canceled plans for a Veteran's Day military parade in November, citing the "ridiculously high" price tag.Trump on Twitter accused local politicians of price-gouging, although much of the[...]

‘The kids are my life,’ a dad said of his missing family. Then he was charged with killing them.

Friday  05:05,   17 august 2018
washingtonpost

"It just seems like I'm living in a nightmare, and I can't get out of it,” Christopher Watts told a reporter less than two days before police accused him of killing his family.“I came home and walked in the house and nothing. Just[...]

Body of missing Colorado woman found at husband's place of work, police say

Thursday  21:46,   16 august 2018
msn

The body of a pregnant Colorado mom who was killed along with her young daughters was recovered Thursday at the place of work of Chris Watts -- the woman's husband, the children's father and the man accused of killing them all. The Colorado[...]

Teen pushed off bridge wants friend who shoved her to 'sit in jail'

Thursday  21:00,   16 august 2018
today

Jordan Holgerson is home and continuing to recover from her injuries. She told NBC News she now thinks the friend who shoved her, Taylor Smith, deserves jail time. Your browser does not support this video [...]

What did Raif Badawi write to get Saudi Arabia so angry?

Thursday  20:07,   16 august 2018
nationalpost

The writings that sparked a full-blown diplomatic tantrum are, by Canadian standards, pretty benignThe 34-year-old maintained a website, Free Saudi Liberals, that promoted secularism, free speech and took the occasional sarcastic jab at Saudi[...]

Husband arrested in case of missing pregnant wife, 2 young daughters

Thursday  18:07,   16 august 2018
cbsnews

CBS Denver reports that Shanann Watts' family was told by investigators that Chris Watts admitted he slayed all threeCBS Denver reports Chris Watts confessed to killing Shanann Watts, 34, who was 15 weeks pregnant, and daughters Bella, 4 and[...]

Jim Carrey's (Reluctant) Return to Hollywood: At Home With an Actor, Artist and Trump-Era Agitator

Thursday  16:06,   16 august 2018
hollywoodreporter

Jim Carrey's (Reluctant) Return to Hollywood: At Home With an Actor, Artist and Trump-Era AgitatorIt's just after 10 p.m. at the Santa Anita Arboretum, way 
out past Pasadena, and Carrey's deep in character. He tucks 
his shaggy hair behind his[...]

She works for Trump. He can’t stand him. This is life with Kellyanne and George Conway.

Thursday  03:26,   16 august 2018
washingtonpost

At home with the Conways, who like the rest of the country, have been jolted by the Trump presidency. They love each other, are exasperated by each other, talk about each other behind each other’s backs. They share a roof and live in different[...]