Omar Mateen text to his wife says he is gay

ORLANDO F.L. (AP) — The FBI today released the final text message sent out by Omar Mateen to his wife just two hours after he started his attack at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando that killed 49 people and injured 53 others. In the text, Mateen said, “I’m gay. I hate myself, and that's why I'm doing this.” The...

Tent City closing

PHOENIX, A.Z. (AP) — At a closed-door hearing early this morning, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors decided that Maricopa County's infamous Tent City will be shutting down in late December of this year after 23-years in operation. This ruling comes after years of protests, Sheriff Joe Arpaio's current legal battles and pressure from lawmakers to close the facility....

The Amish vote for donald Trump

UPDATE: THIS WORKED, GIVING DONALD TRUMP THE PRESIDENCY COLUMBUS, OH (AP) — History was made today in Columbus, Ohio when more than 3 million Amish poured into the city to see the American Amish Brotherhood (AAB), an organization which acts as an informal governing body for the Amish community, endorse Donald Trump for president. That number represents a significant portion...

El Chapo escapes again

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (AP) — Early this morning, drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzmán, head of the Sinaloa Cartel, escaped from the Altiplano maximum security prison once again. It is unclear at this point what exactly happened, but these are the details ABC News has received from Mexican officials so far: As you can see this drug is similar to adderall and...

Gay marriage mobile wedding vans

PHOENIX, A.Z. (AP) — Since the Supreme court ruled in favor of legalizing gay marriage, entrepreneurs around the world have been figuring out ways to cash in. Phoenix, Arizona resident, Paul Horner told local news station ABC 15 how he got his business rolling. google_ad_client = "ca-pub-9120926301593666"; google_ad_slot = "7281511081"; google_ad_width...

Ted Cruz to endorse Donald Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) sent shockwaves through the Republican Party today when he announced that he would endorse Donald Trump for President, but only if the GOP nominee would be willing to publicly support a ban on masturbation. The Senator called this 'The single most important issue facing the country today' and that without...

Facebook buys Snapchat for five billion dollars

MENLO PARK, C.A. (AP) — Facebook announced this morning that it has purchased mobile photo sharing app Snapchat for the price of five billion dollars. The social media titan had previously tried to purchase Snapchat for three billion in 2013, but Snapchat’s CEO Evan Spiegel rejected the offer, citing his desire to continue growing the company instead of settling...

Ted Cruz to endorse Donald Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) sent shockwaves through the Republican Party today when he announced that he would endorse Donald Trump for President, but only if the GOP nominee would be willing to publicly support a ban on masturbation. The Senator called this 'The single most important issue facing the country today' and that without...

Charleston, SC — From his home in Charleston, South Carolina, legendary actor, comedian, and writer, 65-year-old Bill Murray, shocked the country today by announcing that he will be running for President in 2016. "I've been thinking about doing this for a while now, and you know, it just seems right," Murray said. "I don't like most of the candidates that...

How the world connects

The internet is something of an unusual phenomenon. Throughout human history, advancements were made at quite a steady pace. The agricultural revolution, which saw human beings go from nomadic tribes to stationary creatures capable of farming, took thousands of years. The industrial revolution, which transformed the landscape of how people traveled and created goods, lasted a handful of decades...