Anchor drops f-bomb and quits

September 23, 2014 in International

[caption id="attachment_1005" align="alignleft" width="300"] Deborah Williams, spokeswoman for Big Marijuana. Big Mistake. (AP)[/caption] ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – A television reporter quit her job on live TV with a big four-letter flourish after revealing she owns a medical marijuana business and intends to press for legalisation of...

Obama: Ebola crisis ‘spiralling out of control’

September 17, 2014 in International

ATLANTA, United States (AFP) -- President Barack Obama issued a global call to action to fight West Africa's Ebola epidemic yesterday, warning the deadly outbreak was unprecedented and "spiralling out of control", threatening hundreds of thousands of people. Speaking as he unveiled a major new US...

Patti LaBelle being sued

September 17, 2014 in International

HOUSTON (AP) – An attorney for an ex-West Point cadet told jurors yesterday that veteran R&B singer Patti LaBelle ordered her bodyguard to beat up the cadet as he waited for a ride home outside a Houston airport terminal, resulting in a brain injury that...