Yumi Kageyama Refino was a local young entrepreneur and master Taekwondo instructor, who tragically died in a crash last month. She was driving north in Essex County, when she got into an accident with a tractor trailer while on her way to pick up a puppy. She was just 25 years old.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democratic congressional leaders backed by the White House announced Monday they would push ahead with a vote to fund the government and suspend the debt limit, all but daring Republicans who say they will vote against it despite the risk of a fiscal crisis.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a major easing of pandemic travel restrictions, the U.S. said Monday it will allow foreigners to fly into the country this fall if they have vaccination proof and a negative COVID-19 test - changes replacing a hodgepodge of rules that had kept out many non-citizens and irritated allies in Europe and beyond where virus cases are lower.
MOSCOW (AP) - A student opened fire Monday at a university in Russia, leaving six people dead and 28 hurt before being shot by police and detained, officials said. Other students and staff locked themselves in rooms during the attack and video on Russian news sites showed some students jumping out of second-story windows.
You may not have heard about it yet, but there's a social media challenge out there that's creating trouble for students and their schools. This time, kids are being encouraged to do damage to things like soap dispensers, emergency lights and whatever else they can vandalize.