Baltimore students staged a “lie-in” in front of city hall on Tuesday, March 6, lying on the plaza for 17 minutes – one minute for each of the people shot and killed at a Parkland, Florida, high school last month. Hundreds of students walked out of class and marched to city hall to call for stricter gun control legislation. Batimore Mayor Catherine Pugh and Police Commissioner Darryl De Sousa spoke to the students.
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Baltimore Students Stage 'Lie-In' for Gun Control
Lamb declares victory in Pennsylvania House race
Dust devil captured on camera near Kansas fire
Video shows Oklahoma bond agent fatally shooting client
Physicist Stephen Hawking dies at age 76
Cambridge pays tribute to Stephen Hawking
Timelapse videos show snow squall blowing through Penn State University
Dog recovering after brutal attack in South Carolina home
Trump calls Tillerson 'good man' after firing him; says he shares 'very similar thought process' with Pompeo
New York helicopter crash wreckage pulled from East River
Mike Pompeo makes first public address in Wichita as CIA director
Rex Tillerson insists he's committed to role, President Trump despite media report
Democrat Conor Lamb is declaring victory in a southwestern Pennsylvania congressional election that is rocking the political landscape ahead of the November midterm elections. Unofficial returns show Lamb with a narrow lead over Republican Rick Saccone as absentee ballots are still being counted.
The Payne County District Attorney's Office has released surveillance video showing a Stillwater, Oklahoma bonds woman shooting and killing a client on August 9, 2017. 41-year-old Chasity Carey was acquitted last week of the first-degree murder of 38-year-old Brandon Williams. Williams was one of her clients and Carey reportedly told officers she had called Williams to her office that morning with the intent of taking him into custody and revoking his $35,000 bond. She was arrested hours after she called 911 saying she had shot Williams at her office. She told investigators a fight broke out between her and Williams during the meeting and that she shot Williams in self-defense.
The renowned physicist died at his home in Cambridge, England on March 14, 2018. He was the best-known theoretical physicist of his time. His book about the mysteries of space, time and black holes became an international best seller. Hawking became ill with ALS when he was 21, but stunned doctors by living with the debilitating disease for more than 50 years.
The University of Cambridge paid tribute to Stephen Hawking in a video released after his death on March 14, describing him as one of the world’s most brilliant minds. Famous for his contribution to physics, and his work popularizing science, Hawking died at his home in the early hours on Wednesday. He was 76.
Penn State meteorology students David Munyan and Colton Milcarek both filmed a snow squall blowing through Penn State University in Pennsylvania on Tuesday, March 13. Their footage was taken at the Walker building in Penn State as the snow shower moved across the campus.
A dog is recovering in New York after a brutal attack on March 7 in South Carolina that ripped off his ears and left bite marks all over his body.
Legend was rescued by Rescue Dogs Rock NYC in New York City after getting into a confrontation with two other dogs in South Carolina. In a Facebook post, the rescue group shared a photo of the two-year-old basset hound-Labrador mix getting some aid in his recovery from a teddy bear. According to a post on March 10, Legend is receiving round-the-clock care and has been trying to stand. “Legend wants to live,” the post stated.
President Donald Trump says he has "total confidence" in Mike Pompeo, his new pick for Secretary of State. Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday, saying he would nominate CIA Director Mike Pompeo to replace him.
The National Transportation Safety Board officials and US Army Corps of Engineers removed wreckage from the helicopter crash on New York’s East River. Five people were killed when the helicopter crash-landed on March 11.
CIA Director Mike Pompeo gave his first public address in Wichita on Monday, Nov. 6, 2017 at Botanica since being named to head the CIA. On Tuesday, March 13, 2018, President Donald Trump said he was nominating Pompeo to be secretary of state.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a press conference on October 4 addressing a story that said he called President Donald Trump a moron and that he was considering resigning. He called the report "petty."
A research organization that has released declassified Department of Defense footage in the past posted a new video on March 9, which they said shows US Navy footage of an unidentified flying object off the east coast of the United States in 2015. The video was released by To The Stars Academy of Art and Science, a research organization founded in October 2017 by Luis Elizondo to conduct research into “exotic science and technologies.” An analysis of the video, published by To The Stars, said that the unidentified object showed no obvious wings or tails. To The Stars also said that there was no exhaust plume from the object, which would be visible on conventional aircraft filmed in the manner seen in the video.
President Donald Trump held a rally at Moon Township, Pennsylvania during a campaign event for Republican Rick Saccone ahead of next Tuesday's special election. Trump said that his campaign slogan for the 2020 presidential election would be "Keep America Great!" He also said he would make the building of his proposed border wall between southern US and Mexico a part of ongoing NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) renegotiations, and called for tougher punishments for drug dealers.