Bridget Kelley

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Judge won't toss lawsuit accusing San Diego police of driving ex-criminalist to suicide

A motion to throw out a lawsuit accusing the San Diego Police Department of driving one of its retired criminalists to suicide when he became a …

Greek goddess statue removed in Bangladesh after Islamist outcry

<b>Workers have begun to dismantle the statue of a Greek goddess from Bangladesh's Supreme Court complex, after an outcry from Islamists.</b><p>The sculpture of Themis - the goddess of justice - wearing a sari was less than six months old, but Islamist groups demanded its removal by Friday.<p>They claimed it …

Bullet tests clear Detroit man in prison since 1992

DETROIT (AP) — A man who claims Detroit police framed him for a 1992 slaying walked out of prison for the first time in 25 years after new tests …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

College Football

THE UNITED KINGDOM

From 1914 to 1918, the wealthy and powerful Western nations and empires that had come to dominate the globe wrecked themselves in a paroxysm of …

Formerly undiscovered tectonic plates may explain mysterious Vityaz earthquakes

A previously undetected layer of tectonic plates may offer answers to the mysterious Vityaz earthquakes in the Pacific Ocean. Researchers recently …

2 Missing WWII B-25 Bombers Found in the Pacific Ocean

Using a sonar-equipped underwater robot, a team of scientists has discovered the debris of a missing World War II-era B-25 bomber plane off the coast …

Danielle Jones murder cold case breakthrough as detectives search garage block for schoolgirl killed by infatuated uncle in 2001

Police have revealed they are searching a garage block for a 15-year-old schoolgirl murdered 16 years ago - whose body has never been found.<p>Danielle …

Crime

Chelsea Manning to remain in Army, receive health care benefits after prison release

Chelsea Manning will remain on active duty following her release from military prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, on May 17, the U.S. Army said Sunday.<p>Manning will be an unpaid soldier and will be eligible for health care and other benefits, USA Today reported. She will remain a private, Army …

Family posts perfect sign explaining why their dog is on the roof

Some dogs like to play fetch, some dogs like to chase their tails, some like to curl up next to you, some just want their tummies scratched, and …

The forgotten lynching of Zachariah Walker was one of our most shameful — and it was in the North

In a small Pennsylvania town, he was burned alive<p>Zachariah Walker screamed before the mob threw him into the fire. Walker, a black iron worker from …

Crime

The Accidents of History That Shaped Global Migration

The very first immigrant from Thailand to Iceland arrived in 1979. Not a huge amount is known about who the person was — despite fastidious Nordic …

James Hewitt, Princess Diana’s Former Lover Rumored to be Prince Harry’s Dad, Fights For His Life

James Hewitt, the reviled cad who sold out Princess Diana and has long been suspected of being Prince Harry’s dad, is seriously ill in a …

Scientists have identified the 50-foot creature that washed up on an Indonesian beach

A giant sea creature, possibly with tusks and possibly straight out of your nightmares, washed up on a beach in Indonesia last week, freaking out people on the island of Seram and launching a global guessing game to determine what, exactly, it used to be.<p>As images of the floating carcass rocketed …

10 Myths And Legends From New England

Ask any fan of horror fiction or scary movies, and they’ll tell you that New England is the land of phantoms. From Salem’s witches to H.P. …

10 Archaeological Finds That Alter History

New discoveries are made all the time that change the way we regard events and cultures of our past. Just in the last few years, many archaeological …

Preserved toddler found in coffin identified one year after discovery

Last year, the body of an unknown little girl was discovered in a lead and bronze casket beneath a San Francisco home. Her body was perfectly preserved, with her hands clutching a single rose.<p>Now, the toddler has been identified.<p>The child is Edith Howard Cook, who passed away on October 13, 1876. …

American Journalists Used Nazi-Provided Photos During World War II

As World War II staggered to an end, readers of the <i>St. Louis Dispatch</i> may have noticed a photo of a captured Polish commander en route to prison …

Pharaoh's daughter remains uncovered in Egypt

Archaeologists in Egypt have uncovered what is believed to be the 3,700-year-old burial chamber of a pharaoh's daughter. The discovery is about 2,000 feet from a pyramid recently unearthed at the ancient royal site of Dahshur, south of Cairo.<p>Inside a chamber at the necropolis, diggers found a …

Archaeologists Find A Mycenaean Tomb In The Greek Island Of Salamis

Back in March, we talked about how archaeologists have possibly identified the ruins of the famous ancient Greek military harbor at Salamis that …

Archaeology

Quarry carvings by American WWI soldiers

The French-German border is littered with as many as 500 underground sites used during World War I. Researcher Jeff Gusky explores them and finds a …

Smithsonian

Bones found in France identified as Manitoba First World War soldier | The Star

He is believed to have been killed in the Battle of Hill 70 on August 15 or 16, 1917.<p>“Pte. Johnston was only 22 when he gave his life in service to …

History

Archaeologists keep making discoveries in Mary Magdalene’s hometown

For archaeologists, Mary Magdalene’s hometown is the gift that keeps on giving.<p>About a year ago, archaeologists announced the discovery of what was …

Remnants of World War I Battle Found in Israel

ROSH HA’AYIN, ISRAEL—<i>Fox News</i> reports that students uncovered World War I rifle cartridges and shell fragments at the site of the Battle of Megiddo, …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

6 Black Explorers That Will Transform How You See the Ancient World

<b>West African Ruler Abubakari II Brought Africans to America Before Columbus</b><p>Christopher Columbus wasn’t responsible for Africans ultimately coming to …

Neo-Nazi Convicted of Murder After Jury Sees Video of Boast ‘I’m Doing My Race a Favor’

A North Carolina jury took 90 minutes to deliver a guilty verdict to a white supremacist accused of killing his former boss because he was gay. In …

Egypt 'uncovers burial chamber of pharaoh's daughter'

<b>The 3,700-year-old burial chamber of a pharaoh's daughter is believed to have been found near the remains of a recently discovered pyramid in Egypt.</b><p>The ministry of antiquities said the chamber at the Dahshur royal necropolis, south of Cairo, contained a wooden box engraved with hieroglyphs.<p>Inside …

Teenager who avoided jail for stamping on boy’s head finally behind bars

<b>A 15-year-old who avoided custody despite ‘repeatedly and viciously’ stamping on a child’s head will now be going behind bars following an …

Crime