Monthly archives: February, 2017

Facebook post on VA treatment of patients causes uproar

DURHAM, N.C. –  A former Marine and his wife say the scene inside a Veterans Administration hospital in Durham, North Carolina, was so shocking that they felt compelled to take pictures and post them to Facebook. Now thousands of people are expressing outrage and the head of the medical center says an employee involved has …

Best (Most Affordable) Times To Travel to the Caribbean

More share buttons Share on Pinterest MASSACHUSETTS, United States, Tuesday February 28, 2017 – If the 2017 Hotel Pricing Report is anything to go by, then travelers could be getting a big discount on hotel prices in the Caribbean this year. Online travel planning and booking company TripAdvisor announced the results of the report today, revealing …

Man accused in fatal 2014 moviegoer shooting: ‘It was his life or mine’

In court testimony today, Curtis Reeves described the altercation in January 2014 that ended with his fatally shooting another moviegoer over texting, calling it at one point a “life-or-death struggle.” Reeves, 74, a former police captain and former amusement park security director, is accused of shooting and killing 43-year-old Chad Oulson on Jan. 13, 2014, …

Kings could be bystanders as NHL trade deadline arrives Wednesday

If we are to take Kings general manager Dean Lombardi at his word, then his trade for goaltender Ben Bishop is all there will be before Wednesday’s deadline. Lombardi is done. Finished. Apparently, he’s satisfied the team as constructed has what it takes to advance to the playoffs. Bishop was acquired Sunday from Tampa Bay …