Man, 23, died after being left unattended for 7 hours in hospital, lawsuit claims – National

Man, 23, died after being left unattended for 7 hours in hospital, lawsuit claims – National

The mother of a 23-year-old man who died at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut last year has filed a lawsuit against the facility for allegedly leaving her son in an ambulance bay untreated for multiple hours. William (Billy) Miller died in May 2021 after he was taken to the hospital for drug toxicity monitoring. His … Read more

Alex Jones ordered to pay Sandy Hook parents another $45.3M – National

Alex Jones ordered to pay Sandy Hook parents another .3M – National

A Texas jury on Friday ordered conspiracy theorist Alex Jones to pay $45.2 million in punitive damages to the parents of a child who was killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, adding to the $4.1 million he has to pay for the suffering he put them through by claiming for years that the … Read more

Alex Jones’ company files for bankruptcy amid Texas trial to award damages to Sandy Hook families

Alex Jones’ company files for bankruptcy amid Texas trial to award damages to Sandy Hook families

New York CNN Business — Right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones’ primary company filed for bankruptcy protection on Friday, an unexpected move that comes as a trial is underway in Texas to determine how much in damages he will have to pay the families of two Sandy Hook victims who sued and won a default judgment … Read more

Alex Jones’ defamation trial set to begin in Texas

Alex Jones’ defamation trial set to begin in Texas

Infowars host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones speaks outside of the Dirksen building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 5, 2018.Jose Luis Magana/The Associated Press Jury selection is set for Monday in a trial that will determine for the first time how much Infowars host Alex Jones must pay Sandy Hook Elementary School parents for … Read more

America’s deadly weekend of more mass shootings raise stakes for Senate gun talks

America’s deadly weekend of more mass shootings raise stakes for Senate gun talks

CNN — In South Carolina and Texas, victims were shot at a high school graduation party. In Kentucky, funeral goers were hit outside a church. Multiple shooters sprayed a crowd with bullets in Philadelphia. In Chattanooga, Tennessee, shots rank out at a nightclub. Just America going about its normal business this weekend under the deadly … Read more

Science News Roundup: Scientists prepare for CERN collider restart in the hunt for “dark matter”; Omicron BA.2 overall makes up more than 90% of COVID variants in US – CDC and more

Science News Roundup: Scientists prepare for CERN collider restart in the hunt for “dark matter”;  Omicron BA.2 overall makes up more than 90% of COVID variants in US – CDC and more

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Scientists prepare for CERN collider restart in the hunt for “dark matter” Scientists at Europe’s physics research center will this week fire up the 27-kilometer-long Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the machine that found the Higgs boson particle, after a shutdown for maintenance and upgrades was prolonged … Read more

Sandy Hook families reject Alex Jones settlement offer

Sandy Hook families reject Alex Jones settlement offer

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Infowars host Alex Jones offered to pay $120,000 per plaintiff to resolve a lawsuit by relatives of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims who said he defamed them by asserting the massacre never happened, according to court filings Tuesday. The offer was quickly rejected by the families. A Connecticut judge found … Read more