Marilyn Manson accused of raping underage girl in horrific new lawsuit – National

A new lawsuit filed against Marilyn Manson alleges that the rocker sexually assaulted an underage girl multiple times on his tour bus and threatened to kill her family if she told anyone about it. The woman — who filed the suit anonymously under the name Jane Doe — claims that Manson (whose real name is … Read more

Cops hunt for US kidnapping and torture suspect, warn he may be on dating apps – National

NOTE: This article contains details and descriptions that are graphic and disturbing. Please read at your own discretion. A round-the-clock manhunt is underway for a 36-year-old man accused of torturing and kidnapping an Oregon woman, and police have warned that the suspect may be using dating apps to find potential new victims, or people who … Read more

Cops hunt for US kidnapping and torture suspect, warn he may be on dating apps – National

NOTE: This article contains details and descriptions that are graphic and disturbing. Please read at your own discretion. A round-the-clock manhunt is underway for a 36-year-old man accused of torturing and kidnapping an Oregon woman, and police have warned that the suspect may be using dating apps to find potential new victims, or people who … Read more

No ‘elevated risk’ of stroke from Pfizer’s bivalent COVID shot, Health Canada says – National

Recent data from one US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) database has detected a potential stroke risk link in older adults who received an updated Pfizer COVID-19 bivalent shot. However, according to Health Canada (HC) there is currently “no indication” connecting mRNA bivalent vaccines with ischemic strokes. Ischemic stroke is the most common … Read more

Tire Nichols: Graphic Memphis police video released showing violent beating – National

The city of Memphis released shocking, graphic video footage on Friday of the violent encounter between Tire Nicholsa 29-year-old Black man, and the five police officers charged with murder in his beating death after a traffic stop earlier this month. One video clip shows officers dragging Nichols from the driver’s seat of his car as … Read more

Tire Nichols’ death undermines ‘police credibility’ globally, Canadian chiefs say – National

Canadian police chiefs on Friday condemned the beating death of a Black man by police during a traffic stop in the United States, saying the officers involved must be held accountable. The condemnation of the actions that led to Tire Nichols’ death came as authorities in Memphis, Tenn., were to release a video of what … Read more

Study: Enough rare earth minerals to fuel green energy shift

The world has enough rare earth minerals and other critical raw materials to switch from fossil fuels to renewable energy to produce electricity and limit global warmingaccording to a new study that counters concerns about the supply of such minerals. With a push to get more electricity from solar panels, wind turbines, hydroelectric and nuclear … Read more

COVID boosters effective against XBB variants: US CDC study – National

The updated COVID-19 boosters from Pfizer Inc/BioNTech and Moderna helped prevent symptomatic infections against the new XBB-related subvariantsoffering new evidence of how the vaccines perform against these fast-spreading strains, US officials said on Wednesday. Read more: XBB1.5: Here’s what we know about the ‘most transmissible’ COVID strain yet Read next: Feds eye bilateral health deals … Read more

Des Moines school shooting: Live updates

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Two teenage students were killed Monday and a man was seriously injured in what police said was a targeted shooting at an alternative educational program designed to keep at-risk youth away from trouble. The injured man was identified as the program’s founder — a rapper who left a life of … Read more

Live updates: Shooter on the loose after deadly mass shooting near LA

MONTEREY PARK, Calif. (AP) — The hunt for a gunman who killed 10 people at a ballroom dance club during Lunar New Year celebrations ended Sunday when authorities found him dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in the van he used to flee after people thwarted his attempt at a second shooting. Los Angeles County … Read more