Flood forces US embassy in Russia to close

The US Embassy in Moscow closed Monday due to a “flood,” according to an announcement on its Facebook page. “Effective January 9, 2017, we have been obliged to cancel all appointments for routine American Citizen Services due a flood in our building. We are only able to provide services in genuine emergencies,” the notice reads,… Moreover

Dylann Roof mails it in as trial winds down

Charleston church killer Dylann Roof didn’t bother fighting for his life Monday as prosecutors wrapped up their case in the death penalty trial. The 22-year-old, who is representing himself, didn’t call any witnesses in his defense following four days of heart-wrenching testimony from witnesses related to the nine victims he murdered in June 2015. He… Moreover

Mother charged with killing, dismembering daughter once worked as adoption supervisor

A woman accused of killing her 14-year-old adoptive daughter in a “rape-murder” fantasy previously worked as an adoption supervisor in Pennsylvania before being suspended in 2010, officials announced Monday. Sara Packer, 41, worked as a supervisor for the Northampton County Children and Youth’s adoption department from 2003 until January 2010, earning $44,600 at the time,… Moreover