WOW! Morehouse Commencement Speaker To Pay Off Class Of 2019’s Student Loans
A billionaire technology investor stunned the entire graduating class at Morehouse College when he announced at their commencement Sunday that he would pay off their student loans estimated at $40 million. Robert F. Smith made the announcement while addressing nearly 400 graduating seniors of the all-male historically black college in Atlanta. The announcement drew stunned looks from faculty and students. Then the graduates broke into the biggest cheers.
Alabama Public Television Refuses To Air 'Arthur' Episode With Gay Wedding
Alabama Public Television chose not to air an episode of the PBS children's show "Arthur'' because it included a same-sex wedding. The episode ``Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone'' aired nationally on May 13, showing Arthur attending the wedding of his teacher and partner. AL.com reports that APT director of programming Mike Mckenzie defended the decision by saying parents trust that their children can watch the station without supervision.
President Trump Takes Crowd Poll On MAGA Slogan During Rally
President Donald Trump held a Make America Great Again rally on Monday, April 20 in Montoursville, PA. President Trump returned to an exercise he does frequently with audiences. He made them vote, through a cheer voice poll, on whether they prefer his 2020 campaign slogan to stay Make America Great Again or change to Keep America Great.
President Trump Invites Man In Wall Suit On Stage
President Trump invited a man wearing a suit made of bricks to the stage during a "Make America Great Again" rally in Montoursville, PA. The suit was clearly a reference to the wall the president promises to build across the southern border of Mexico and the United States.
President Trump Takes Shots At Former VP Joe Biden During Rally In Pennsylvania
President Donald Trump took multiple shots at Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden. Biden was born in Pennsylvania and polls well in the state. The president pointed out that while the former Delaware senator was born in the state, he "left you for another state."
House Judiciary Meets As Former White House Counsel Don McGahn Refuses To Testify
The House Judiciary Committee is meeting on Tuesday after a subpoena for former White House counsel Don McGahn to appear before the panel and testify has been turned down, with the Office of Legal Counsel claiming executive privilege.
WATCH: Family Of 5, Pets Rescued From Flooded Home In El Reno
Severe storms from Monday that lasted through the night into early Tuesday has caused flooding across Oklahoma. Several fire departments are assisting with multiple water rescues. The Yukon Fire Department and the Richland Fire Department used the brush bumper to rescue a family of five from their home due to high waters.
Girl Found Safe After Being Taken While Walking With Mother Outside Fort Worth
An 8-year-old girl snatched in broad daylight into a passing car while walking with her mother outside Fort Worth, Texas, Saturday was back with her family Sunday after being found safe some eight hours later at a hotel with her alleged abductor.
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: 8-Year-Old Texas Girl Kidnapped While Walking With Her Mother
Eight-year-old Salem Sabatka, who was kidnapped in Fort Worth early Saturday evening, has been found safe, and a suspect is also in custody, police said. An Amber Alert was issued for the 8-year-old girl after police said a suspect in a vehicle kidnapped her while she was walking with her mother.
22-Month-Old Found Days After Getting Lost In The Woods Gets An Encouraging Visit From Superhero
A 22-month-old boy was found safe, almost three days after disappearing from his rural Kentucky home. Kenneth Howard may not look like a superhero but he definitely has a superpower. Kenneth is now a source of inspiration after spending days lost in the woods.
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Arnold Schwarzenegger Drop-Kicked By Stranger
Arnold Schwarzenegger, who is in Johannesburg, South Africa, to attend and promote the annual Arnold Classic Africa, was sadly and unexpectedly attacked by a crazed fan as he was doing a walk-through to support athletes participating in the various sporting codes at the Sandton Convention Centre.