Category Archives: CNN – US

A Texas ICU nurse is hospitalized with Covid-19 after testing negative

An ICU nurse in Texas has found herself in the position of some of the very same patients she’s spent the last few weeks treating — hospitalized with Covid-19 even after testing negative for the virus. Heather Valentine, 24, isn’t exactly sure whom she may have picked it up from and told CNN on Tuesday…MORE

Police officer shot and killed near Seattle

A suspect in the fatal shooting of a police officer in Washington is in custody, according to police. The Bothell Police Department announced in a Twitter post early Tuesday that the suspect was taken into custody after hiding on a rooftop near the scene of the shooting. Two officers were shot in the incident which…MORE

10-year-old killed and two teens injured in New Orleans shooting

10-year-old killed and two teens injured in New Orleans shooting

A 10-year-old was killed and two teenagers were injured in a shooting in New Orleans Monday evening, police said. “We as a society are talking about social justice versus social injustice. We as a community need to take a look at ourselves,” Police Chief Shaun Ferguson told reporters at the scene. All three were on…MORE

Two NBA players are in quarantine after breaking the league’s campus bubble

Two NBA players are in quarantine after breaking the league’s campus bubble

Two NBA players are under quarantine after accidentally leaving the league’s Orlando, Florida, campus, just weeks before the league will resume play. Richaun Holmes of the Sacramento Kings and Houston Rockets player Bruno Caboclo each violated the protocols of the NBA’s “bubble,” according to statements obtained by CNN. The 2019-2020 NBA season will resume July…MORE

Smugglers busted carrying 145 pounds of meth on an ultralight aircraft

Smugglers busted carrying 145 pounds of meth on an ultralight aircraft

Drug smugglers are getting pretty creative, but it’s not every day that they try to do it in an ultralight aircraft. US Customs and Border Protection seized 145.5 pounds of methamphetamine from an ultralight aircraft near the US-Mexico border Saturday, CBP announced in a news release Monday. The makeshift aircraft was flying in low altitude…MORE

Question of the Day

July 14

Q: IT’S THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THIS FOOD PACKAGING ITEM… A: 2-liter bottle

July 13

Q: WHEN A COUPLE ARGUES ABOUT THIS SUBJECT, THE WOMAN USUALLY WINS… A: Whether a pet sleeps in the bed

July 10

Q: THE BLOOD OF THIS ANIMAL IS ONE OF THE KEYS TO MAKING A CORONAVIRUS VACCINE… A: Horseshoe Crab