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Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

 

Before Jaycee Dugard: Garrido Rape Victim Katie Hall Recounts Experience

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Fifteen years before the abduction of Jaycee Dugard, Katie Callaway Hall was a kidnap and rape victim of Philip Garrido. When Garrido was finally arrested in 2009 after imprisoning Dugard for 18 years, Hall’s reaction was immediate: “I started screaming ‘Oh my God! Oh my God! That’s who did it, that’s who kidnapped me.” In 1976, Hall was kidnapped by Garrido and held at a storage facility in Reno, Nev. Hall, then 25-years old, said she was raped continuously by Garrido for eightRead More


Man charged with felony for allegedly stealing Frances McDormand’s Oscar

Daily World News Top Stories business politics The man accused of stealing Frances McDormand‘s Oscar on Sunday night has been formally charged with felonious grand theft, ABC News has confirmed. According to a complaint filed Tuesday in Los Angeles County Superior Court, authorities believe 47-year-old Terry Bryant “did unlawfully steal, take, carry, lead and drive away” McDormand’s statuette, which has a value exceeding $950. Bryant, who is currently behind bars, will be arraigned Wednesday, according to KABC. It is unclear if he has a lawyer. The Los Angeles Police DepartmentRead More


Megyn Kelly’s NBC problems worsen

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Megyn Kelly’s Sunday night newsmagazine is the latest in a series of problems plaguing the high-paid star’s tenure at NBC. FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service… source Daily World News


Argentina lawmakers propose legalizing elective abortion

Daily World News Top Stories business politics More than 70 Argentine lawmakers of several political parties presented a bill Tuesday to legalize elective abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy. Most lawmakers wore green handkerchiefs symbolizing the abortion rights movement as the measure was introduced to cheers. Abortion is only allowed in Argentina in cases of rape and risks to a woman’s health. But advocates say that doctors and judges often continue to block therapeutic abortions despite a 2012 Supreme Court ruling that was supposed to remove barriers andRead More


Magical Harry Potter river cruise will set sail this summer

Daily World News Top Stories business politics For Harry Potter fans, there’s only one way to describe this summer vacation: magical. Interested in Harry Potter? Add Harry Potter as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Harry Potter news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Imagine you and seven of your friends on a cruise down the River Thames this summer, immersed in the world of Harry Potter and the places that played a key role in the books and movies. Barge Lady CruisesHarry Potter fans willRead More


Selection show: Tournament teams revealed in 1st 10 minutes

Daily World News Top Stories business politics The 68 teams in the NCAA Tournament will be revealed in the first 10 minutes of the selection show Sunday, and then the brackets and pairings will be unveiled one region at a time. CBS and Turner announced the tweak to the selection show format Tuesday. The show will be aired on TBS for the first time since CBS and Turner Sports began partnering on NCAA Tournament coverage in 2011. The two-hour show will come from a new studio in Atlanta, customized forRead More


White House chief economic adviser Gary Cohn resigns after losing tariff battle

Daily World News Top Stories business politics President Donald Trump’s chief economic adviser, Gary Cohn, has resigned after losing a high-profile battle over tariffs the president wants to impose on steel and aluminum imports. Interested in Trump Administration? Add Trump Administration as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Trump Administration news, video, and analysis from ABC News. “Gary has been my chief economic advisor and did a superb job in driving our agenda, helping to deliver historic tax cuts and reforms and unleashing the American economyRead More


Governor announces deal to end West Virginia teachers’ 9-day strike

Daily World News Top Stories business politics A deal has been reached between West Virginia teachers and state officials that is expected to end a nine-day strike by educators, the state’s governor tweeted this morning. Gov. Jim Justice said the deal was hammered out to give teachers the 5 percent pay raise they were asking for. The deal also boosts the pay of all state employees by 5 percent, he said. Robert Ray/APTeachers celebrate after West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and Senate Republicans announced they reached a tentative deal toRead More


Bell gets exclusive franchise tag from Steelers

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Five NFL players have been given the franchise tag, with only Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell getting the exclusive tag. Bell, who has been adamant about not playing under the tag for a second straight season, can’t negotiate with any other teams. Pittsburgh must offer him the average of the top five running backs’ salaries. Both sides plan to continue negotiating. Also getting franchise tags were Miami wide receiver Jarvis Landry, Detroit defensive end Ezekiel Ansah, Dallas DE DeMarcus Lawrence, and Los AngelesRead More


Jaycee Dugard Interview: She Describes Giving Birth in Phillip Garrido’s Backyard Prison

Daily World News Top Stories business politics For the first time ever, Jaycee Dugard, the California woman kidnapped and imprisoned for nearly two decades, is describing giving the birth at the age of 14 in a backyard prison. Three years into her captivity, Dugard went into labor with the first of her daughters fathered by her abductor, Phillip Garrido. She was locked in a room in Garrido’s backyard compound when she began having pains. “I didn’t know I was in labor,” Dugard told ABC News’ Diane Sawyer in an exclusiveRead More