On Monday, Texas' highest criminal court approved a stay of execution for Melissa Lucio. She is a Hispanic mother of 14, convicted of killing her 2-year-old kid more than a decade ago in a case that has sparked bipartisan anger. Melissa Lucio has maintained her innocence for a long time,...
Twitter's board of directors has approved Elon Musk's $44 billion (£34.5 billion) buyout bid. Elon Musk, who made the surprise proposal less than two weeks ago, claimed that Twitter had "huge potential" that he would unleash. He also demanded a slew of adjustments, ranging from loosening content restrictions to eliminating bogus...
As 20 wildfires burned across nearly half of New Mexico's drought-stricken 33 counties on Sunday, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham issued emergency declarations. New Mexico Wildfires that erupted on April 6 in northern New Mexico combined with a smaller fire on Saturday to produce the state's second-largest inferno, covering more than...
Sherri Papini said she was kidnapped while living in Redding, California, more than five years ago. Papini, who is known as a celebrity mother, said that she was kidnapped in her rural community by "two Hispanic ladies." The 39-year-old has since revealed it was all a lie. Papini's lawyer, William Portanova,...
By Harut Sassounian Publisher, The California Courier www.TheCaliforniaCourier.com The Turkish government is continuing its duplicitous game of playing on both sides of the fence, pretending to be the friend of both Russia and Ukraine in order to draw maximum benefit from its tightrope walk. However, Turkey cannot keep playing this game for too...
By Harut Sassounian Publisher, The California Courier www.TheCaliforniaCourier.com What is happening right now in Ukraine is the worst possible scenario for both sides, in fact all sides. First of all, this is an enormous tragedy for the people of Ukraine who have fallen victim to the Russian invasion which should have been avoided...
By Harut Sassounian Publisher, The California Courier www.TheCaliforniaCourier.com In the midst of the Ukraine-Russia War, a few leaders have made questionable statements to take advantage of the chaotic situation and push for their selfish agendas! As soon as Pres. Recep Tayyip Erdogan learned that the Ukrainian government had asked for “immediate accession” to...
Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and Twitter's largest individual stakeholder, has declined to join the social media company's board of directors. Parag Agrawal, the CEO of Twitter, announced the news on Twitter late Sunday night. Musk's decision not to join the Twitter board of directors was confirmed by a...
Researchers revealed Thursday that they have finished mapping the human genome, more than two decades after the first draught was completed. With earlier techniques, just around 8% of genetic material could not be deciphered. Completing the remaining bits is like adding Africa to a map of the world that was...
According to recent statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the omicron sub-variant BA.2 was responsible for the majority of new coronavirus infections in the United States last week (CDC). BA.2 accounted for roughly 55% of new cases in the week ending March 26, compared to 40.4...