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This grassroots program hopes to end starvation by redirecting waste

This grassroots program hopes to end starvation by redirecting waste

Courtesy LaRayia Gaston(LOS ANGELES) — LaRayia Gaston is on a mission to help end starvation in the homeless community through her Los Angeles-based nonprofit, Lunch On Me, which she launched in 2017. Still a grassroots effort, Gaston and her team of volunteers distribute meals six days a week by redistributing […]

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This grassroots program hopes to end starvation by redirecting waste

This grassroots program hopes to end starvation by redirecting waste

Courtesy LaRayia Gaston(LOS ANGELES) — LaRayia Gaston is on a mission to help end starvation in the homeless community through her Los Angeles-based nonprofit, Lunch On Me, which she launched in 2017. Still a grassroots effort, Gaston and her team of volunteers distribute meals six days a week by redistributing […]

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Powerful storm takes aim this week as major flooding threat grows

Powerful storm takes aim this week as major flooding threat grows

ABC News(NEW YORK) — The latest winter storm tracked from the Midwest to the Northeast overnight, delivering snow from the Plains into New England. Des Moines, Iowa, saw 8 to 10 inches of snow on Sunday, as Wisconsin, northern Illinois and parts of Michigan each saw a few inches, creating […]

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Mountain lion rescued from 50 feet above home in Southern California

Mountain lion rescued from 50 feet above home in Southern California

California Department of Fish and Wildlife(HESPERIA, Calif.) — Firefighters helped rescue a large mountain lion from a tree outside a home in Southern California over the weekend, authorities said. The homeowner spotted the wild cat on Saturday afternoon while doing yard work around the residence in Hesperia, a city in […]

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Quicksand 2-Day Rescue during Winter Storms at Zion National Park

Quicksand 2-Day Rescue during Winter Storms at Zion National Park

SPRINGDALE, UT – On the afternoon of 2/16/2019 Zion Dispatch received a report of a 34 year old male visitor from Arizona whose leg was stuck in quicksand.  He was located approximately 3 hours up the Left Fork of the North Creek, also known as The Subway route from bottom-up. His […]

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Brothers tell police ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett paid them to orchestrate and stage attack: Source

Brothers tell police ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett paid them to orchestrate and stage attack: Source

Theo Wargo/Getty Images(CHICAGO) — The two brothers who were interrogated by police investigating the alleged attack on Jussie Smollett in Chicago told authorities that the “Empire” actor allegedly paid them to help him orchestrate and stage the crime, sources told ABC News Sunday. Detectives are trying to corroborate the account […]

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Brothers tell police ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett paid them to orchestrate and stage attack: Source

Brothers tell police ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett paid them to orchestrate and stage attack: Source

Theo Wargo/Getty Images(CHICAGO) — The two brothers who were interrogated by police investigating the alleged attack on Jussie Smollett in Chicago told authorities that the “Empire” actor allegedly paid them to help him orchestrate and stage the crime, sources told ABC News Sunday. Detectives are trying to corroborate the account […]

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Tiger found caged in abandoned home gets second chance at wildlife sanctuary

Tiger found caged in abandoned home gets second chance at wildlife sanctuary

The HSUS(HOUSTON) — A young tiger found caged in an abandoned home in Houston has been transported to a wildlife sanctuary where he is free to explore the scenery as he pleases. The large cat was found last week by a man who had ventured into the home to smoke […]

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Tiger found caged in abandoned home gets second chance at wildlife sanctuary

Tiger found caged in abandoned home gets second chance at wildlife sanctuary

The HSUS(HOUSTON) — A young tiger found caged in an abandoned home in Houston has been transported to a wildlife sanctuary where he is free to explore the scenery as he pleases. The large cat was found last week by a man who had ventured into the home to smoke […]

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Wave of teachers’ strikes pressure states, school boards to change tune

Wave of teachers’ strikes pressure states, school boards to change tune

Al Seib / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images(OAKLAND, Calif.) —  Having seen teachers score victories in Los Angeles, Denver and a string of states in their fights for higher wages and better working conditions, more than 3,000 educators in Oakland, California, have voted to go on strike this week. […]

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