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Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, March 25, the 84th day of 2022. There are 281 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On March 2...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 20-26

Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 20-26: March 20: Actor Hal Linden is 91. Country singer Don Edwards is 83. Country singer-guitarist Ranger Doug of Riders in the Sky is 76. ...

Taiwan Army conducts live-fire exercise to improve combat capability

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Army Aviation and Special Forces Command conducted a multi-day live-fire exercise to increase its combat capability and familiarize pilots with air-to-surface weapons....

Indigenous news outlets, nonprofits drive deeper coverage

PHOENIX (AP) — Kiowa tribal member Tristan Ahtone remembers just getting started in journalism over a decade ago and pitching ideas on Indigenous topics. His bosses would say things like: “We ran a Na...

Oklahoma court upholds death sentence in 2009 slayings

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A state appeals court on Thursday upheld the conviction and death sentence of a man on death row, ruling that the land in southwest Oklahoma where the murders were committed was n...

Ex-Kansas officer who sued sheriff's deputy killed by police

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A former Kansas police detective, who last year sued a sheriff's deputy for running over him in a rural field, has been fatally shot by a police officer in Kansas City after d...

Attorney: Deputy who ran over Black man now works at prison

BELLE PLAINE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas sheriff’s deputy caught on dashcam video running over a Black man who was fleeing shirtless across a field is now working at the Hutchinson Correctional Facility whi...

Taiwan simultaneously holds 2 military drills in Hengchun

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan military has been conducting exercises on the east and west coast of the Hengchun Peninsula. On the east coast, at the Jiupeng military base, the Aviation an...

Taiwan Army to hold missile-firing exercise in August

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Army will hold a live-fire exercise from late August to early September. Military officials on Thursday (July 22) revealed that Apache, SuperCobra, and Kiowa...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, March 25, the 84th day of 2021. There are 281 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On March...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 21-27

Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 21-27: March 21: Actor Kathleen Widdoes (“As the World Turns”) is 82. Singer-guitarist Keith Potger of The Seekers is 80. Actor Marie-Christ...

Kansas deputy denies intentionally driving over Black man

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas sheriff's deputy caught on dashcam video running over a Black man who was fleeing shirtless across a field said in a court filing Thursday that he accidently struck t...

Report shows Kansas officer denied Black man was run over

An attorney representing a Black man who was injured after being run over by a sheriff's patrol truck while running across a Kansas field said Friday that law enforcement authorities engaged in a cove...

In historic pick, Biden taps Haaland as interior secretary

President-elect Joe Biden selected New Mexico Rep. Deb Haaland as his nominee for interior secretary on Thursday, a historic pick that would make her the first Native American to lead the powerful fed...

Video: Deputy runs over fleeing Black man in Kansas field

BELLE PLAINE, Kan. (AP) — The dashcam video captured a horrific scene: a Kansas sheriff's deputy in a patrol truck mowing down a Black man who was running, shirtless, across a field in the summer dark...