By Skylar Haines
A fatal duck boat accident in Missouri on Thursday night during a thunderstorm left 17 people dead, including children. The boat had 31 people on board– 29 passengers and 2 crew members– when it sank into the lake. Seven people went to the hospital, one of them with critical injuries. The boat’s captain survived, but the driver did not.
By Taylor Erzen
President Donald Trump has asked the countries of NATO to increase spending from 2% to 4% for military spending, but members decided to stick to the original timeline.
By Julia Flaherty
The man arrested for the murder of a Weymouth police officer and another female resident is scheduled to make his first appearance in the Quincy courthouse. Sergeant Michael C. Chesna and 77-year-old Vera Adams were both fatally injured early Sunday morning.
By Griffin Stotland
President Trump has made his pick to fill the vacant spot in the Supreme Court; a 53-year-old D.C. circuit court judge, Brett Kavanaugh. President Trump announced his pick on Monday in his natural habitat: primetime TV.
By Stanley Chu
Ronny Jackson has withdrawn his nomination as Secretary of Veterans Affairs after allegations about his professional conduct.