News

June 19, 2018 - 3:58 pm
(KNX1070) -- A new study has a warning, about energy drinks. Research out of UT Health in Houston found that consuming the energy drinks restricts blood vessels, which could increase the risk of heart attack. Sports cardiologist Dr. John Higgins led the study. He tells KNX it's not the caffeine...
Read More
Getty
June 19, 2018 - 2:26 pm
(KNX1070) -- Activist and actor George Takei wrote a piece for Foreign Policy magazine saying Trump's "zero tolerance" border policy is worse than his experience at 5 years old, living in a Japanese internment camp. "At least during the internment of Japanese-Americans, I and other children were...
Read More
AP
June 19, 2018 - 1:57 pm
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson accused the Trump administration of a "cover-up" after officials denied him entry Tuesday to a detention center for migrant children in South Florida where he had hoped to survey living conditions. Nelson and U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, both...
Read More
USA Today
June 19, 2018 - 11:48 am
(CBS NEWS) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions called comparisons made between Nazi Germany and the federal government's treatment of migrant children separated from their parents at the border an "exaggeration" during an interview Monday night. Fox News host Laura Ingraham asked the nation's chief...
Read More
AP
June 19, 2018 - 11:19 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name." It was the latest withdrawal by the Trump administration from an international institution. Haley,...
Read More
USA Today
June 19, 2018 - 10:53 am
(KNX1070/CBS) -- Texas Senator Ted Cruz is pushing his idea to stop the separation of immigrant families along the U.S. border with Mexico. Cruz says immigrant families detained along the border WILL remain together. His proposal also includes requiring asylum cases to be adjudicated within 14 days...
Read More
AP
June 18, 2018 - 5:26 pm
(KNX 1070/AP) -- Walt Disney Pictures has sent an advisory to theaters asking them to alert customers to a scene in "Incredibles 2" that features bright flashing lights and could trigger a seizure in some people -- especially those with epilepsy. Susan Pietsch-Escueta with the Epilepsy Foundation...
Read More
June 18, 2018 - 3:25 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A Baltimore Dunkin' Donuts has removed a sign previously posted, asking customers to report staff if they overhear them "shouting in a language other than English." The sign indicates that customers can call a number and receive a coupon for a free cup of coffee and pastry for their...
Read More
USA Today
June 18, 2018 - 1:01 pm
(CBS NEWS) -- Two-thirds of Americans oppose the Trump administration policy of separating immigrant children from their families when they cross the border illegally, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll released Monday. A majority of Republican voters support separating these families (...
Read More
Jose Nunez in undated photo KENS-TV
June 18, 2018 - 11:30 am
(CBS NEWS) -- An off-duty Bexar County Sheriff's Department deputy has been arrested on a felony charge involving sexual assault of a child, reports CBS San Antonio affiliate KENS-TV. Jose Nunez, 47, is a detention deputy who's been with the department ten years. Sheriff Javier Salazar says the...
Read More

Pages