As America copes with gun violence epidemic, there is vigorous debate about how to prevent people with mental illness from acquiring weapons, but less about firearms in the homes of aging Americans with dementia, impaired mental faculties.
Zachary Sligar, 18, and his 15-year-old girlfriend were arrested on Friday in connection with a triple murder plot against the girlfriend’s family so the two of them could run away together. The girl’s mother was shot in the face.
According to a new study, liver disease deaths spiked by 65 percent in the United States from 1999-2016, disproportionately affecting young adults ages 25-34. The increase was driven entirely by alcohol-related liver disease.
Maikham, a Thai and Laotian restaurant, is coming to Bellingham, WA, while New Mexico Tamale Company from Ferndale will park its food truck at Zuanich Point Park. La Herencia Express is opening at Bellis Fair Mall.
Seventeen people killed in Table Rock Lake boating accident as winds exceeding 60 mph ripped across the southwest Missouri lake Thursday evening. Many were questioning why the “Ride the Ducks” tour boat was on the water.
Wade LeBlanc tied a career-high with 10 strikeouts, his most since 2011, Dee Gordon went 4-for-4 and Edwin Diaz picked up his 37th save as the Mariners opened the second half of the season with a 3-1 win over Chicago.
New York Times’s Aisha Harris discusses how representations of police brutality in media changed. She says shows like “Insecure” and “Queen Sugar” sensitively deal with this issue by focusing on interactions’ emotional toll, not the violence itself.
A duck boat with 31 people on board capsized and sank to the bottom of Table Rock Lake during a severe thunderstorm on Thursday, resulting in one of the deadliest duck boat accidents in American history.
Two large travel trailers and a smaller pop-up trailer were a complete loss at the Whatcom Meadows Camping Association south of Lake Whatcom after crews battled a fire Thursday evening near Bellingham, WA.
The financial website WalletHub came out with the average credit card debt for selected U.S. cities during the first quarter. Bellingham, WA, ranked in the 46th percentile with a household average of $12,390.