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  • Laser pointer burns hole in boy’s retina

    GREECE – A 9-year-old boy in Greece permanently injured his left eye when he repeatedly gazed into a laser pointer’s green beam, doctors say. Examination revealed a large hole in the macula, a small area in the retina that helps with discerning detail in faces and while reading or driving, the doctors said in a case report published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine. Further imaging revealed two more injured areas below the macular hole. Macular holes are […]

  • Chicago man wants answers after son shot, covered with sheet while still breathing

    The father of a Chicago teenager among six people hit by gunfire said Wednesday he will put aside grieving until he gets answers as to why his son was covered in a sheet for an extended period when he was still alive. Eric Carey’s son, Erin, died later at a hospital. Officials said paramedics treating him at the scene thought he was dead or mortally wounded. Bystanders at the scene of the shooting alerted first responders the 17-year-old recent high […]

  • Martian dust storm has become ‘planet-encircling,’ NASA says

    Last week, a giant dust storm on Mars took up about a quarter of the Red Planet. Now, it’s officially “planet-encircling” global dust event, according to NASA. The solar-powered Opportunity rover stopped communicating with NASA engineers after June 10 because it didn’t have enough energy to function, and it put itself to sleep. The rover is maintaining radio silence because the dust has turned day to night on Mars. Opportunity, in its 15th year of exploration, is the oldest operating rover on […]

  • Trump signs executive order to stop family separations at border

    President Donald Trump on Wednesday reversed his debunked argument that he had no authority to stop separations of undocumented immigrant families at the border, signing an executive order to keep parents and kids together. Trump’s climbdown came after he faced intense pressure from across the political spectrum and from religious, political and world leaders to halt the separations, which produced days of heartrending news coverage of crying children — some of whom were kept in cage-like detention centers. “I’ll be doing something […]

  • Instagram’s new long-form video hub takes on YouTube

    Prepare to spend a lot more time on Instagram. The Facebook-owned platform is rolling out a new hub for long-form, vertical video. Instagram announced the new feature at a press event on Wednesday. The hub, called IGTV, will live within the regular Instagram app. It will also get its own standalone app in the coming days. Anyone will be able to post to IGTV, but Instagram users with 10,000 followers or more will be able to post videos up to […]

  • Marine court-martialed for participation in white supremacist rally in Charlottesville

    A US Marine has been convicted in a court-martial and will be discharged for participating in a violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last year. Lance Cpl. Vasillios G. Pistolis was found guilty in a summary court-martial Monday of failure to obey an order or regulation and making a false statement, said 1st Lt. Samir J. Glenn-Roundtree of the 2nd Marine Logistics Group. Pistolis was sentenced to 28 days of confinement, was bumped down in rank to E-1, and […]

  • ‘I’ve never been out’: Chilling 911 call reveals abuse in Turpin family

    The 17-year-old girl who called police to report her abusive parents in Perris, California, said the house the family lived in smelled so badly that she could barely breathe, and she thought she and her 12 siblings might need to go to the doctor. And when she struggled to remember the address of the home, the 911 operator asked her if she was around the corner from her house. “Yeah, I think,” the girl said. “I’ve never been out. I […]

  • AP: Toddlers, babies held in ‘tender age’ facilities after separated from families

    Infants and young children are being held in three so-called “tender age” shelters at the border after being separated from their families who illegally crossed into the United States, The Associated Press reports. The children are being sent to three centers in Combes, Raymondville and Brownsville in southern Texas, which have been repurposed to house the youngest migrants, including those younger than 5, The Associated Press reported Tuesday evening. Another center is planned for Houston, The Associated Press reported. Steven […]

  • Trump: Will sign ‘something’ to keep families together

    President Donald Trump indicated he would take action shortly to both improve security on the border and help keep families together, speaking briefly with reporters Wednesday. He would be taking “preemptive” action as the White House and lawmakers scramble to deal with the fallout over the administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy. “I’ll be signing something in a little while that’s going to do that,” Trump said. “I’ll be doing something that’s somewhat preemptive and ultimately will be matched by legislation I’m sure.” […]

  • Protesters shout ‘shame’ at Homeland Security Secretary as she dines at Mexican restaurant

    WASHIGNTON, D.C. – With chants of “shame” and “end family separation,” protesters shouted at Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she dined at a Mexican restaurant in Washington, DC. Protesters from the Metro DC Democratic Socialists of America came into MXDC Cocina Mexicana, a popular restaurant near the White House, holding signs and confronted Nielsen on Tuesday night. The secretary had been sitting at the back of the restaurant and had a security detail at the time of […]

  • Amazon, Berkshire and JPMorgan announce CEO of their health care company

    (CNN Money) — Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase announced the leader of their new health care company. Dr. Atul Gawande, a renowned surgeon and writer, has been named CEO of the new health care venture. Gawande practices general and endocrine surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston and is a professor at Harvard Medical School. He’s a staff writer for The New Yorker and has written four New York Times bestsellers. Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Berkshire’s Warren Buffett and […]

  • Cardinal removed from public ministry after sex abuse allegation

    (CNN) — Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who led the Archdiocese of Washington and was a political force in the nation’s capital, said on Wednesday that he has been removed from public ministry by the Vatican because of a decades-old allegation of sexual abuse. As a cardinal, McCarrick is one of the highest-ranking American leaders in the Catholic Church to be removed from ministry because of sex abuse charges. He maintains his innocence. “While I have absolutely no recollection of this reported […]