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City Of Oakland To Hire Ex-Cons To Oversee Its Police Department

City Of Oakland To Hire Ex-Cons To Oversee Its Police Department

Following a series of major police scandals last year, the city of Oakland is turning to ex-cons for its new police oversight commission.
“Just Do It Babe” Teen Who Texted Boyfriend To Kill Himself Convicted Of Manslaughter

“Just Do It Babe” Teen Who Texted Boyfriend To Kill Himself Convicted Of Manslaughter

A Massachusetts jury found that the defendant's actions constituted "reckless conduct."
Man Dies After Going Over Niagara Falls in Giant Inflatable Ball

Man Dies After Going Over Niagara Falls in Giant Inflatable Ball

Kirk Jones had already survived the 16-story drop once, in 2003. But the Michigan man's second attempt did not go so well.
These Five Men Own as Much Wealth As Half Of The Entire World’s Population

These Five Men Own as Much Wealth As Half Of The Entire World’s Population

A new analysis suggests that more and more money accumulates in fewer and fewer hands.
This Week In History, June 11 – 17

This Week In History, June 11 – 17

Faceless fish caught, 8th wonder rediscovered, Civil War bodies found, Jefferson Davis Day celebrated, Aztec temple unearthed.