Author: Meredith St. Henry

U.S. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to Work From Hospital Bed

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg plans to take part in the court’s arguments by phone while she is resting in the hospital Wednesday. She was hospitalized Tuesday for an infection caused by a gallstone. The court says she underwent non-surgical treatment for acute cholecystitis, a benign gallbladder condition. She is expected to leave the hospital in a day or…

Daniel Lewis Lee Execution Completed

In continuing coverage, the first execution of a federal prisoner in the U.S. in 17 years is complete. Daniel Lewis Lee was executed by lethal injection Tuesday morning in Indiana. A witness says Lee admitted to mistakes, but claimed “I didn’t do it” until the very end. And his final words were, “you’re killing an innocent man.” Lee is a…

Mary Trump’s Tell-All Book on Pres. Trump is Officially Released

Mary Trump’s tell-all book about President Donald Trump is being released Tuesday. The book titled “Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man” has already made it to the top of Amazon’s bestseller list. And New York’s Supreme Court lifted a temporary restraining order that prevented Mary Trump from promoting her book. Previously, the…

California Returns to Lockdown, Some Schools Plan for Online Learning

COVID-19 has claimed more than 135,000 American lives and more than 3.3 million people have been infected. More than 40 states are dealing with increasing infection rates, and some are rolling back their reopening plans. California is back in lockdown, with nearly all public spaces ordered to stop indoor activities and operations. This includes bars, restaurants, gyms, and places of…

Counterfeit Bills Crop up in Saint Ignace Area

The Saint Ignace Police Department is asking you to watch out for counterfeit bills that have been popping up in the area. They say the First National Bank in Saint Ignace alerted them to the problem, and several have been passed around “in the area for the past week or so.” The most obvious counterfeit was a $100 bill with…

Naya Rivera’s Body Recovered From Lake Piru

We have an update in the case of the missing Glee Star Naya Rivera. Search teams have recovered a body at Lake Piru, the last place Rivera was seen, and have identified the body as hers. The actress disappeared last week after she rented a pontoon boat for her and her 4-year-old son. Once the boat was overdue on time, crews…

Polish President Wins Re-Election in Close Race

In one of the closets elections in Poland’s history, conservative President Andrzej Duda will continue to serve another term. Poland’s State Electoral Commission made the announcement Monday morning. Duda won the election with 51% of the votes. And Liberal Warsaw Mayor Rafal Trazkowski was just behind Duda with 49% of the votes. The election was originally planned for May, but…