Posts in category: Top Stories
Funeral for 'Baby Jane Doe' found near California highway

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- Dozens of people bearing flowers or stuffed animals attended a funeral for a newborn girl found dead last summer along a Southern California highway. Authorities in Riverside County continue to investigate the death of the baby whose identity remains a mystery. The service on Thursday […]

Must reads before Monday

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- One parent’s decision to shame his daughter on social media drew mixed responses, Florida is struggling with major toxic algae blooms, the only operating spaceport in the world is crumbling, and eight children affected by Trump’s “zero-tolerance” border policy are still waiting to be reunited […]

Firefighter dies while battling massive blaze in Massachusetts city

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- A Worcester, Massachusetts, firefighter died early Sunday while battling a massive fire in a 3-story building, officials said — the latest in a sad history of firefighter deaths in the city. Firefighters responded to a fire at 7 Lowell St. in Worcester just before 4 […]

China: Canada's detention of Huawei exec 'vile in nature'

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- China summoned the Canadian ambassador to protest the detention of a top executive of leading Chinese tech giant Huawei, calling it “unreasonable, unconscionable, and vile in nature” and warning of “grave consequences” if she is not released. A report by the official Xinhua News Agency […]

Trump says chief of staff John Kelly will leave at the end of the year

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- President Donald Trump announced that his chief of staff, John Kelly, will leave at the end of the year. A replacement will be named, possibly on an interim basis, Trump told reporters Saturday on the South Lawn of the White House before departing for the […]

Charlottesville car rammer found guilty of first-degree murder

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- The man who rammed his car into a crowd at the Charlottesville rally in 2017 where one counter-protester was killed and others injured has been found guilty of first-degree murder. Suspect James Alex Fields was on trial for the death and injuries he is accused […]

Stocks drop 4 percent in rocky week on trade, growth worries

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- Wall Street capped a turbulent week of trading Friday with the biggest weekly loss since March as traders fret over rising trade tensions between Washington and Beijing and signals of slower economic growth. The latest wave of selling erased more than 550 points from the […]

Sergeant slain in Thousand Oaks mass shooting killed by friendly fire

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- In a heartbreaking twist to last month’s mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, California, the sheriff’s office sergeant who was among 12 slain that night was fatally struck by friendly fire amid a chaotic gunfight, authorities said Friday. Eleven bar-goers, as well as Ventura County Sheriff […]

Deputy died from friendly fire in California bar gun battle

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- A sheriff’s deputy who died in a mass shooting at a Southern California bar was shot five times by a gunman who massacred 11 others, but the officer was killed by friendly fire, authorities said Friday. Sgt. Ron Helus was fatally shot in the heart […]

Technology companies lead a slide in US stocks; Oil rising

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- U.S. stocks fell sharply Friday, erasing an early gain, as the market closed in on its third weekly decline in four weeks. The latest wave of selling sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average down more than 400 points on top of hefty losses for the […]

US hiring slower but steady as employers add 155K jobs

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- U.S. employers added 155,000 jobs in November, a slowdown from recent months but enough to suggest that the economy is expanding at a solid pace despite sharp gyrations in the stock market. The Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate remained 3.7%, nearly a […]

Trump says he'll nominate former Fox News journalist as UN ambassador

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- President Trump announced Friday that he will nominate Heather Nauert to lead the U.S. delegation at the United Nations to replace outgoing ambassador Nikki Haley, who had said she would leave by the end of the year. “Heather Nauert will be nominated for the ambassador […]

Trump announces he'll nominate William Barr as next attorney general

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- President Donald Trump announced on the White House South Lawn Friday that he will nominate William Barr as his next attorney general. Barr served as attorney general previously under President George H. W. Bush. He must still be confirmed by the Senate and, if so, […]

Sales representative found dead in model home

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- A sales representative was found dead in a Maryland model home this week and police say evidence at the scene indicates it was a homicide. Officers responding to a 911 call found the victim “suffering from apparent trauma” in a “model home/home sales center” in […]

Marines identify killed F/A-18 pilot as search continues for 5 missing

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- The Marines have identified the F/A-18 fighter pilot killed in a mishap with a Marine Corps KC-30 refueling tanker off the coast of Japan, as the search continues for five Marines still missing. Captain Jahmar F. Resilard, 28, of Miramar, Florida, was pronounced deceased after […]

Winter storm moving into South with flooding rain, snow

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- After dumping a record 1.91 inches of rain in Los Angeles, a storm continues to move east on Friday with 15 states from Nevada to Virginia under snow, ice and flood alerts. The storm system will move into southern Texas by Friday afternoon and evening, […]

Trump likely to replace chief of staff John Kelly in coming days: Sources

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- President Donald Trump is likely to replace his chief of staff, John Kelly, in the coming days, senior sources told ABC News. The leading candidate to take over would be Nick Ayers, who currently serves as Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff, according to […]

'Start Here': Mueller, Will Barr, Huawei. What you need to know to start your day.

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- It’s Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. Thanks for choosing to start here. 1. Mueller filings due today Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team is set to reveal new details today about two key players in the Russia investigation. In Washington, the special counsel’s office is due to […]