Saturday, August 23 2014 10:55 AM EDT2014-08-23 14:55:57 GMT
A senior Hamas leader says the group signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the International Criminal Court. Such a step could expose Israel - as well as Hamas - to war crimes investigations.Full Story >
Egypt on Saturday called for an open-ended cease-fire in the Gaza Strip, urging Israel and Hamas to return to indirect talks after seven weeks of fighting punctuated by a number of failed truce attempts.Full Story >
Saturday, August 23 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-08-23 14:25:43 GMT
Some of the trucks in a Russian aid convoy that entered Ukraine in a move denounced by Kiev as an invasion are returning to Russia.Full Story >
Hundreds of trucks from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine rolled back across the border Saturday into Russia but questions about alleged Russian artillery in Ukraine still remained.Full Story >
It happened just after 8 a.m. August 6 at a medical office building in Fort Thomas. DJ Mathis followed his soon to be ex-wife to work and pulled out a gun as she was getting into the elevator.
Alisha was shot once in the neck, once in the leg and three times in the abdomen. Miraculously, she survived.
Authorities said Mathis died from a single gunshot wound to the head.
Alisha spoke with Jacki Jing and reflected on the tragic day, adjusting to her new life as a guadiplegic and the legislation she's working to push.
You can see the entire interview Wednesday night at 10.
Alisha and her family are also holding a fundraiser to help with mounting medical bills from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Ludlow VFW, 830 Elm Street in Ludlow.
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Friday, August 22 2014 1:17 PM EDT2014-08-22 17:17:39 GMT
Portland city leaders are considering a plan to build tiny houses for homeless people to help get them off the streets. The tiny houses would be about 200 square feet and look a lot like the ones at TheFull Story >
The tiny houses would be about 200 square feet and look a lot like the ones at The Caravan Tiny House Hotel in northeast Portland.Full Story >