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In latest sign of turmoil, NRA loses three of its lawyers

In latest sign of turmoil, NRA loses three of its lawyers

In the latest sign of turmoil at the National Rifle Association, three lawyers representing the gun-rights organization are out following departures from other top officials and several board members. The group dismissed its longtime outside counsel Charles Cooper, according to a source familiar with the matter. The source also confirmed to CNN that Michael Volkov,…MORE

Navy SEAL commander: We have ‘drifted from our Navy core values’

Navy SEAL commander: We have ‘drifted from our Navy core values’

In the wake of several high-profile scandals — including allegations of sexual assault and cocaine use against Navy SEAL team members — the admiral overseeing the Navy SEALs has ordered a series of immediate changes to address what he calls a drift from “Navy core values of Honor, Courage, and Commitment.” “Our Force has drifted…MORE

City Council candidate: Keep town as white ‘as possible’

City Council candidate: Keep town as white ‘as possible’

A woman running for a city council in Michigan said she wants a “white community as much as possible.” Jean Cramer’s racist answer came at a forum Thursday to a question about bringing more diversity to Marysville, which is 95% white. Other candidates gasped at her words, as heard in a recording posted on the…MORE

She thought there was water in her ear. Turns out it was a venomous spider

She thought there was water in her ear. Turns out it was a venomous spider

Susie Torres went to the doctor with what she thought was water sloshing around in her left ear. But water doesn’t have eight legs, pincers and a venomous bite. Doctors in Kansas City, Missouri, pulled a venomous brown recluse spider out of Torres’ ear, and somehow, she kept her cool. But she’s never sleeping without…MORE