911 operator who hung up on emergency calls is sentenced to jail | Fox News

A former 911 operator who hung up the phone thousands of times on people attempting to call in emergencies in Harris County, Texas has been sentenced to jail time.

YouTuber faces jail for video forcing homeless man to eat toothpaste-filled Oreos

A Barcelona-based YouTuber faces up to two years in prison over a video in which he fed Oreos filled with toothpaste to a homeless man and joked that it would help him with a long-overdue clean.

Pharma bro Martin Shkreli gets sent to federal prison in New Jersey

Shkreli had asked for a minimum security camp to complete his seven-year sentence for defrauding hedge-fund investors and manipulating the stock of the drug company Retrophin.

The Latest: Arizona governor blasts walkout decision

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Arizona teachers protesting for higher pay and increased school funding (all times local): 9:30 p.m. Arizona's governor bl

Genesis Prize cancels ceremony after 2018 winner Natalie Portman said she won’t visit Israel - Israel News - Haaretz.com

Portman said 'recent events in Israel' have been 'extremely distressing,' making it uncomfortable for her to participate in any public events in Israel

Kim Jong-un elevates wife to position of North Korea's first lady | World news | The Guardian

State media use title for first time in 40 years ahead of summits with South Korea and US

China: Kangaroo dies after zoo visitors throw bricks to make it jump

ONE kangaroo has been killed, and another injured after zoo-goers in South China threw rocks at the animals in an attempt to “make it jump.”

World Debt Hits Record $164 Trillion - Bloomberg

The world’s debt load has ballooned to a record $164 trillion, a trend that could make it harder for countries to respond to the next recession and pay off debts if financing conditions tighten, the International Monetary Fund said.

Volcano in southern Japan erupts for 1st time in 250 years

TOKYO (AP) — A volcano in southern Japan has erupted for the first time in 250 years, and authorities set up a no-go zone around the mountain. Mount Io spewed smoke

Why this India priest carried an 'untouchable' into a temple - BBC News

The dramatic gesture made headlines because Dalits have historically been denied entry into temples.