Joshua Quinn

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Buried In Baltimore: The Mysterious Murder Of A Nun Who Knew Too Much

<i>Archbishop Keough High School in 1969. (Photo: Archbishop Keough High School yearbook)</i><p>On a frigid day in November 1969, Father Joseph Maskell, the chaplain of Archbishop Keough High School in Baltimore, called a student into his office and suggested they go for a drive. When the final bell rang at …

Crime

California DMV Keeps Details About Self-Driving Car Accidents Confidential

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four of the nearly 50 self-driving cars now rolling around California have gotten into accidents since September, when the state began issuing permits for companies to test them on public roads.<p>A Google self-driving car is displayed at the Google headquarters on September 25, …

Revolutionary flying car prototype crashes

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>It's not easy to perfect a car that can fly.<p>On Friday, the AeroMobil 3.0 prototype flying car was on a test flight in Slovakia when eyewitnesses say it went into a tailspin.<p>Its inventor and the man behind …

S Korea vows 'merciless' response to North's missiles

South Korea has said that North Korea's recent test-firing of a ballistic missile from a submarine was "very serious and concerning", and that it will respond "mercilessly" to the threat.<p>Pyongyang's official KCNA news agency said on Saturday North Korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, oversaw the …

Mother: Son accused in officer killings had drug problem

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Marvin Banks' drug use and drinking had worsened in recent years and he was hearing voices in his head.<p>His mother said she had hoped he would get help. He didn't, and now he is charged with capital murder in the deaths of two police officers in Mississippi. His girlfriend …

Japan’s rural schools run out of students

Urban migration, dwindling birthrates and an ageing society are combining to present Japanese education authorities with a big problem<p>In Aone’s historic wooden schoolhouse, decked out in the kind of bright artwork done by kids the world over, there are two classrooms, each containing three desks …

Japan

Pamela Geller is a coward: Right-wing media’s big lie and shocking MLK slander

<b>Pam Geller/Anjem Choudary (Fox News)</b><p>Conservative media keeps pushing story that the most hateful person in politics is another MLK. Don’t believe it<p>Musa al-Gharbi<p>May 11, 2015 11:17am (UTC)<p>In the aftermath of the shootings in Garland, Texas, Rukmini Callimachi had the audacity to ask in the New York …

Religion

Parents of missing Penn State student: Son was never set to graduate

The parents of a Penn State student who was reported missing after his family could not find him when they came to pick him up for graduation now say they learned that their son hasn’t been enrolled in the school since the fall.<p>Jon Steindorf, 23, vanished Friday just before graduation ceremonies, …

Did a telescope reveal a 'hole' in space?

European astronomers took a break from looking at stars, and instead focused on an apparent empty spot in space.<p>A fascinating picture captured by the …

Why Marvel’s Female Superheroes Look Like Porn Stars

Last week, Marvel launched a new Avengers movie, “Age of Ultron,” and this month it’s launching a new comic book, “A-Force.” Ultron is a robot with artificial intelligence who believes that the only way to achieve peace on earth is to exterminate the human race. The A-Force is a race of lady …

Comic Books

Fierce fighting rages on near Iraq's Baiji refinery

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has launched a fresh offensive against Iraq's largest oil refinery, with large sections of the sprawling complex under its control.<p>A general from the Iraqi army told the AFP news agency on Thursday that clashes were ongoing near the city of …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Burglar Busted For Breaking Into Home — But What He Found Inside Was The Real Crime

A burglar in Lauderhill, Florida, in the suburbs of Miami, had the bad fortune to get arrested after breaking into a home there last year. But when …

What Happens When A Police Officer Doesn't Shoot?

Law enforcement officers have come under pressure over the past few months to rethink how they use deadly force, as a result of the string of videos of shootings by police.<p>But recently, police have been talking about another video — one that shows an officer not shooting.<p>Last month, Cincinnati TV …

A Truce in Ukraine? ‘Forget About It.’

On the front lines, the killing never stopped, and now it’s due to grow worse.<p>MARIUPOL, Ukraine — It was the worst five-day shift for the Donbas …

Mayweather slams Pacquiao's 'excuses,' takes back rematch talk

Floyd Mayweather Jr. told Showtime's Jim Gray in a follow-up interview to his Saturday night victory over Manny Pacquiao that he could not detect during the bout that Pacquiao had suffered a shoulder injury.<p>"Absolutely not," Mayweather told Gray in the conversation that will air as part of …

North Carolina cop spills free coffee, sues Starbucks for $50,000

A North Carolina police officer sued Starbucks after spilling hot coffee on himself. In the trial, he said that he drove home to take pictures of the …

Cop Caught on Video Threatening to Break Teenager’s Leg During Traffic Stop Is Placed on Leave — but There May Be More to the Story

A Minneapolis police officer is on paid leave over a cellphone video going viral in which he threatened to break the leg of a teenager during a traffic stop.<p>Hazma Jeylani (Image source: MPR News)<p>In the video, the officer — who isn’t visible but can be heard — had 17-year-old Hamza Jeylani exit a …

Witness to Michael Brown Shooting Arrested in St. Louis

The man who was famously with Michael Brown when he was fatally shot by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer was arrested in St. Louis Wednesday, police said.<p>Dorian Johnson, 23, was arrested in St. Louis shortly before 3:30 p.m. after allegedly interfering with the arrest of his …

Matt Barnes apologized for profane remark, James Harden's mother says

LOS ANGELES -- Clippers forward Matt Barnes has apologized for a profane remark to the mother of Houston Rockets guard James Harden during Game 2 of …

World of Warcraft lost three million subscribers in three months

The game shed three million subscribers in the last three months — a record single-quarter loss.<p>The news came from publisher Activision Blizzard's first-quarter earnings call yesterday. The company generated quarterly revenue of $1.28 billion, beating Wall Street's revenue target.<p>In January, World …

World of Warcraft