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New York Ended Its Religious Exemption For Vaccines After The Worst Measles Outbreaks In Decades

The move comes as a monthslong measles outbreak within Orthodox Jewish communities continues.

Claudia Koerner • 4 days ago

The “Dancing Cop” Was Caught On Video Punching A Man In The Face. Now Police Are Investigating.

Body camera footage showed Officer Anthony Johnson punching a man who had been ordered to get back by another officer.

Claudia Koerner • 6 days ago

A Helicopter Crash-Landed On A Building Roof In New York City, Killing The Pilot

The helicopter — flying in foggy conditions — was forced to make an emergency landing on the building in Manhattan.

Tasneem Nashrulla • 8 days ago

Hundreds Of Thousands In Hong Kong Protested A Chinese Extradition Proposal

Protesters said they feared the new extradition bill would undercut Hong Kong’s legal system and could lead to abuse by China.

Claudia Koerner • 8 days ago
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A Terrifying Video Shows A Fallen Hiker Windmilling In A Dramatic Spiral As She’s Hoisted By A Helicopter

The 75-year-old woman felt a little dizzy and nauseated afterward, but firefighters said she wasn't injured from the dramatic spin.

Claudia Koerner • 13 days ago

Autistic People Say Anti-Vax Misinformation Is Only Making Matters Worse

“Let go of the idea that it is better to risk killing your child or someone else’s with a vaccine-preventable disease than for the kid to be autistic.”

Claudia Koerner • 13 days ago
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A Hawaii Woman Described How She Survived Being Lost In A Forest For 17 Days

"I have to choose life," Amanda Eller said. "There’s a reason I have to keep myself alive."

Claudia Koerner • 20 days ago

An Indiana Man Who Vandalized A Synagogue With Nazi Symbols Admitted How Far-Right Figures Radicalized Him

Nolan Brewer, 21, said he and his wife were in contact with a white nationalist over Discord, read Breitbart and Nazi propaganda site Stormfront, and became members of Identity Evropa.

Claudia Koerner • 22 days ago
Claudia Koerner • 23 days ago

A Survivor Of The Columbine Shooting Has Died At Age 37

Austin Eubanks spoke about issues of addiction and trauma based on his experiences after the shooting.

Claudia Koerner • One month ago

A Lunch Lady Was Fired For Serving An $8 Meal To A Student Who Couldn't Pay

After outcry, she was offered her job back — but she won't be taking it.

Claudia Koerner • One month ago

Three Fires At Jewish Centers In Massachusetts Were Intentionally Set, Authorities Say

"Somebody out there wants to hurt us. Just because we exist. And that is frightening," a rabbi's wife said.

Claudia Koerner • One month ago

Four Teens Allegedly Killed Their Classmate Over $25 Worth Of Vape Juice

The high school students were charged with murder and aggravated robbery.

Claudia Koerner • One month ago

A Pregnant Woman In Chicago Was Killed Before Her Baby Was Cut Out Of Her Body

Marlen Ochoa-Lopez was lured to a house to pick up free baby clothes and a stroller that had been offered in a pregnant mothers' Facebook group, police said.

Julia Reinstein • One month ago

The US Isn't Signing A Pledge To Fight Online Extremism After Christchurch

"We maintain that the best tool to defeat terrorist speech is productive speech," the White House said.

Claudia Koerner • One month ago

A Colorado Hospital Treated Kids Injured At STEM. It Was The Staff's Third School Shooting.

"There’s that feeling of, Why again? Why do we have to go through this again?" a doctor at the hospital said.

Claudia Koerner • One month ago

A Formerly Anti-Vax Mom Posted About Why Her Kids Are Getting Vaccinated

"Glad my babies don’t need to suffer through preventable infectious diseases."

Claudia Koerner • One month ago

A Plane Carrying 143 People Slid Off A Runway And Into A River In Florida

“No fatalities reported. We are all in this together,” the Jacksonville mayor said.

Claudia Koerner • One month ago