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    East Lampeter Township Police Department Justo Smoker/Justo Smokers Kia Rio Justo Smoker was arrested today and charged with kidnapping missing Amish girl Linda Stoltzfoos in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. The 18-year-old woman was last seen walking home from church June 21, 2020, and remains missing. Stoltzsfoos was last seen in the area of Bird-in-Hand, Pennsylvania. Surveillance footage led investigators to Smoker, 34, of Paradise, Pennsylvania. Police are continuing the search for Stoltzfoos, who they believe was harmed, according to...
    Facebook Samara Duplessis Samara Duplessis is a 13-year-old Southfield, Michigan girl whose identity became wrapped up in a conspiracy theory that claimed Wayfair was selling humans. However, Duplessis is not missing. She was found safe shortly after the missing persons report was filed, according to her family. Duplessis was reported missing May 7, 2020, but within 24 hours, she was safe at home with her father. Missing persons cases, especially reports involving missing children, are often resolved within...
    Coronavirus updates: Dog in Texas confirmed to have COVID-19 I spent the night in a New York hotel that made 3 core changes to help guests feel safe during the pandemic — and I think it sets a good model for beachfront hotels everywhere Duchess Camilla Fast Facts © FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall visits the French charity association Emmaus second-hand store as the associations leading patron on May 27, 2013 in Bougival, west of Paris. ...
    (CNN)Heres a look at Independence Day, celebrated on the Fourth of July.Americas 244th Independence Day will be celebrated on Thursday, July 4, 2020.History July 4, 1776 - The Continental Congress adopts the Declaration of Independence while meeting in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Statehouse (now Independence Hall). The Congress declares the American colonies free and independent states. (Note: John Hancock signs on July 4th. The rest sign on August 2, 1776.)Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Roger Sherman, and Robert R....
    (CNN)Here is a look at the life of Alex Trebek, longtime host of the game show Jeopardy!PersonalBirth date: July 22, 1940 Birth place: Sudbury, Ontario, CanadaBirth name: George Alexander Trebek (some sources say Giorgi Suka-Alex Trebek)Read MoreFather: George Edward TrebekMother: Lucille (Lagace) TrebekMarriages: Jean (Currivan) Trebek (1990-present), Elaine (Callei) Trebek (1974-1981, divorced)Children: with Jean Trebek: Emily and MatthewCollege: University of Ottawa, B.A., 1961Other FactsHas hosted more than 7,500 episodes of Jeopardy! Nominated for 34 Daytime Emmy Awards and has won...
    (CNN)Here is a look at the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.FactsThe 2020 Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30. The areas covered include the Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea.The National Weather Service defines a hurricane as a tropical cyclone with maximum sustained winds of 74 mph (64 knots) or higher.Hurricanes are rated according to intensity of sustained winds on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale. The 1-5 scale estimates potential property damage.Read MoreA Category 3...
    (CNN)Heres a look at the life of the first female chancellor of Germany, Angela Merkel.PersonalBirth date: July 17, 1954Birth place: Hamburg, Germany Birth name: Angela Dorothea KasnerRead MoreFather: Horst Kasner, a Lutheran minister Mother: Herlind Kasner, an English teacherMarriages: Joachim Sauer (1998-present); Ulrich Merkel (1977-1982, divorced) Education: University of Leipzig, B.S., 1978; German Academy of Sciences, Ph.D, 1986Religion: LutheranOther FactsFormer Chancellor Helmut Kohl sometimes referred to her as the girl.She is a trained physicist.Timeline1978-1990 - Research associate at Zentralinstitut für...
    (CNN)Heres a look at the life of Her Royal Highness, the Duchess of Cornwall.PersonalBirth date: July 17, 1947 Birth place: London, England Birth name: Camilla Rosemary Shand Read MoreFather: Major Bruce Shand, retired British Army officer, later a wine merchant Mother: Rosalind Cubitt, daughter of the 3rd Baron of Ashcombe Marriages: Prince Charles (April 9, 2005-present), Andrew Parker-Bowles (1973-1995, divorced) Children: with Andrew Parker-Bowles: Laura Rose and Thomas Henry Other FactsHer complete title is: Her Royal Highness The Princess...
    (CNN)Heres a look at the first moon landing on July 20, 1969. The moon landing was watched by an estimated 600 million people around the world. FactsJuly 20, 1969 - [4:17 p.m. EDT] Apollo 11 becomes the first manned spacecraft to land on the moon.Neil Armstrong (commander), Buzz Aldrin (lunar module pilot) and Michael Collins (command module pilot) were the crew.The Apollo 11 spacecraft consisted of the command module, Columbia, and the lunar module, Eagle.Read MoreThe crew traveled 240,000 miles...
    Japans wholesale price fall eases in June, weak demand clouds outlook Back in Black Series: Mercedes-AMG GT Black Will Be a 700-HP-Plus Track Monster Bob Dole Fast Facts Here is a look at the life of former US Senator and presidential candidate Bob Dole. © POOL Bob Dole salutes former president George H.W. Bush. Personal Birth date: July 22, 1923 Load Error Birth place: Russell, Kansas Birth name: Robert Joseph Dole Father: Doran Ray Dole, grain elevator...
    (CNN)Heres a look at the life of the founder of Virgin Group, Ltd., Richard Branson. PersonalBirth date: July 18, 1950 Birth place: Surrey, EnglandBirth name: Richard Charles Nicholas BransonRead MoreFather: Edward Branson, lawyer Mother: Eve (Huntley-Flindt) Branson, flight attendantMarriages: Joan (Templeman) Branson (1989-present); Kristen (Tomassi) Branson (1972-1976, divorced)Children: with Joan Branson: Clare Sarah, born and died in 1979; Holly; SamOther FactsStruggled in school due to dyslexia.Signed notable artists such as the Sex Pistols, Culture Club, the Rolling Stones and Genesis...
    (CNN)Heres a look at the life of Jon Huntsman, former Utah Governor and 2012 Republican presidential candidate.PersonalBirth date: March 26, 1960 Birth place: Palo Alto, CaliforniaBirth name: Jon Meade Huntsman Jr.Read MoreFather: Jon Meade Huntsman Sr., billionaire chemical magnateMother: Karen (Haight) HuntsmanMarriage: Mary Kaye Cooper (1983-present)Children: Asha Bharati, adopted from India; Gracie Mei, adopted from China; William, Jon III, Elizabeth, Abigail and Mary AnneEducation: Attended University of Utah, 1978-1980; University of Pennsylvania, B.A. in Political Science, 1987Religion: MormonOther FactsDropped out...
    (CNN)Here is a look at the life of former US Senator and presidential candidate Bob Dole.PersonalBirth date: July 22, 1923Birth place: Russell, Kansas Birth name: Robert Joseph DoleRead MoreFather: Doran Ray Dole, grain elevator and produce station operatorMother: Bina (Talbott) DoleMarriages: Elizabeth (Hanford) Dole (December 7, 1975-present); Phyllis (Holden) Dole (1948-1972, divorced)Children: with Phyllis Holden: Robin (1954)Education: University of Kansas, 1941-1943; University of Arizona, 1948-1949; Washburn Municipal University, BA and LLB, 1952Military: US Army, Captain; US Army, Honorary ColonelReligion: MethodistOther...
    (CNN)Heres a look at the life of John Roberts, chief justice of the United States.PersonalBirth date: January 27, 1955 Birth place: Buffalo, New YorkBirth name: John Glover Roberts Jr.Read MoreFather: John Glover Roberts Sr., steel company executiveMother: Rosemary (Podrasky) RobertsMarriage: Jane (Sullivan) Roberts (July 27, 1996-present) Children: Adopted with Jane Roberts: John and Josephine Education: Harvard University, A.B., 1976; Harvard Law School, J.D., 1979Religion: Roman Catholic Other FactsHe grew up in Long Beach, Indiana.As an attorney for the government and...
    (CNN)Here is a look at the 1996 Olympic Park Bombing in Atlanta. FactsTwo people died and more than 100 others were injured as a result of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta.Alice Hawthorne, 44, of Albany, Georgia, was killed by the explosion. Turkish cameraman Melih Uzunyol died of a heart attack as he rushed to film the scene.Eric Robert Rudolph was convicted of placing the bomb, filled with nails and screws, in Centennial Olympic Park. Read...
    Stock-market risks for remainder of 2020 ‘are completely to the downside,’ says BofA analyst Ferrari Stripped of 250 GTO Design Trademark, Claps Back By Trademarking the Name Eric Robert Rudolph Fast Facts Here is a look at the life of convicted serial bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. © Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images Bombing suspect Eric Robert Rudolph (C) is escorted from the Cherokee County Jail for a hearing in federal court. Personal Birth date: September 19, 1966 Birth...
    Instagram/Getty Naya Riveras family includes her son and ex husband. Glee actress Naya Rivera, who was reported missing after swimming in Lake Piru, was the mother of a 4-year-old son. She was divorced from the child’s father, her ex-husband, Ryan Dorsey, also a television actor. Her brother played pro football. Robert Kovacik, a reporter for NBC LA, reported on July 7: “#BREAKING: @Actress @NayaRivera is presumed dead, per @VENTURASHERIFF. The actress/singer and her four year old son were...
    Getty Naya Rivera with her ex husband Ryan Dorsey. Glee actress Naya Rivera, who was reported missing after swimming in Lake Piru, was once married to ex-husband, Ryan Dorsey. They married in 2014, but the marriage was marred by domestic abuse allegations against Rivera and ended in divorce. They had one son together. Robert Kovacik, a reporter for NBC LA, reported on July 7: “#BREAKING: @Actress @NayaRivera is presumed dead, per @VENTURASHERIFF. The actress/singer and her four year...
    Heavy/Getty Javicia Leslie. Javicia Leslie is a Hollywood actress who has been cast as the lead in the CW series “Batwoman.” Leslie will take on the role in addition to planning her annual charity drive, playing with her dog, Judah, and keeping up her fitness regiment, which includes training in Muay Thai, Boxing, Weapons, Dance, Track, and Swimming. Warner Brothers made the announcement about Leslie’s new role via Twitter on July 8: Say hello to the new Batwoman!...
    (CNN)Heres a look at NASCAR, the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing.FactsIt is the main governing body for stock car racing in the United States.NASCAR was created by William H.G. (Bill) France, a stock car driver and gas station owner.Stock cars are large, late model sedans that have been built especially for racing.Read MoreThe stock cars large engine allows it to reach speeds exceeding 200 miles per hour.NASCAR runs three national series: NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and...
    (CNN)Here is a look at the life of Saif al-Islam Gadhafi, son of late Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.PersonalBirth date: June 25, 1972 Birth place: Tripoli, LibyaBirth name: Saif al-Islam GadhafiRead MoreFather: Moammar Gadhafi, former leader of Libya for 42 yearsMother: Safia (Farkash) GadhafiEducation: El-Fateh University, Libya, Degree in architectural engineering, 1994; Imadec University, Vienna, Austria, M.B.A., 2000; London School of Economics, Ph.D., 2008Military service: Libyan military, November 1994-November 1995Other FactsSecond son of Moammar Gadhafi and once considered his heir apparent....
    (CNN)Here is a look at the life of J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter book series.PersonalBirth date: July 31, 1965 Birth place: Gloucestershire, EnglandBirth name: Joanne RowlingRead MoreFather: Peter Rowling, aircraft factory managerMother: Anne (Volant) Rowling, lab technicianMarriages: Neil Murray (December 26, 2001-present); Jorge Arantes (1992-1995, divorced)Children: with Neil Murray: Mackenzie Jean and David Gordon; with Jorge Arantes: JessicaEducation: University of Exeter, B.A. in French and the Classics, 1986; Moray House School of Education at The University of Edinburgh,...
    Heavy/Facebook Amani Kildea. Amani Kildea – full name Amanuel Tamirat Kildea – was the 20-year-old adopted son of a pastor and his wife who was found dead in Morris County, New Jersey, according to the Daily Record. Kildea’s death was originally ruled a suicide by the Morris County Medial Examiner’s Office, yet pushback from activists, including a Morristown chapter of Black Lives Matter, have raised doubts about that determination. According to Lt. Chris List of Morris County Park...
    (CNN)Here is some background information about Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. In 2021, Ramadan is expected to begin at sundown on April 12 and end on May 11. (Dates may vary slightly by country depending on the first sighting of the crescent moon.)FactsRamadan is the ninth month of the Muslim year.Ramadan begins with the sighting of the new moon, but the exact date often depends on clerics in a particular nation.Read MoreRamadan is celebrated as the month in...
    Getty Hazel Daniels is the wife of Country Music Hall of Fame member Charlie Daniels. The “Devil Went Down to Georgia” singer died at age 83 after suffering a stroke. Hazel Daniels is the wife of Country Music Hall of Fame member Charlie Daniels. The “Devil Went Down to Georgia” singer died at age 83 in a Hermitage, Tennessee, hospital after suffering a stroke, the Associated Press reported. He suffered a mild stroke in January 2010 and had...