Archive: 1/21/16: Thursday
DA Shares Message Following Holtzclaw SentenceFormer Oklahoma City Police Officer Daniel Holtzclaw was sentenced to 263 years in prison for rape and sexual assault Thursday afternoon. District Attorney David Prater responded shortly after assuring the public that cases like this are extremely important, and police officers and law enforcement around the country care about these allegations. “I encourage women to come forward and report this and those that are friends of women who may have been victimized to encourage them...
Hundreds Of Tiny Bugs Are Probably Living In Your Home
No matter how well you think you know your home, it holds a number of dark corners and hidden spaces that you don't look at too closely from day to day. And more likely than not, these nooks and crannies host a vast range of tiny squatters that have somehow found their way in from outdoors, and in greater numbers than you might expect, according to a new study. But don't panic. They really don't want to bug you.
Astronomers Find Evidence For Yet-Unseen 'Planet Nine'
Researchers trying to figure out how a handful of bodies in the remote Kuiper Belt beyond Pluto ended up in unusual, similarly oriented elliptical orbits believe the most likely explanation is the gravitational influence of a hitherto undetected planet with 10 times the mass of Earth that orbits 20 times farther from the sun than Neptune, they announced Wednesday.