Emma Ockerman

vaping

A 40-year-old Californian is 7th Person to Die from a Vaping Illness

Tulare County, located south of Fresno, said it has seen at least three vaping-related illnesses
Emma Ockerman
11 hours ago
Jeffrey Epstein

Epstein’s Victims Just Lost Their Battle to Get the Government to Pay for His Cushy Plea Deal

Victims had hoped to win compensation from the government arguing their rights were violated by Epstein's 2007 plea deal.
Emma Ockerman
a day ago
Opioid Crisis

Why Purdue Pharma's Bankruptcy Won't Save the Sacklers, the Billionaire Family Behind OxyContin

Several states have already sued — or vowed to sue — the family directly.
Emma Ockerman
a day ago
Operation Varsity Blues

Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison in College Admissions Scandal

The actress paid $15,000 for someone to take the SAT for her daughter.
Emma Ockerman
4 days ago
Jeffrey Epstein

Jeffrey Epstein Might Have Taken Girls as Young as 11 to His Private Island Last Year

An air traffic controller witnessed Epstein traveling with pre-teen girls.
Emma Ockerman
9.12.19
Homelessness

Trump Reportedly Wants to Destroy Homeless Camps in California. Officials Say He Doesn’t Have a Clue.

"The president doesn’t seem to have any grasp of the homeless crisis, not only in California, but around the country."
Emma Ockerman
9.11.19
police

Arizona State Trooper Arrested and Fired After Women Accused Him of Extorting Them for Sexual Favors

Tremaine Jackson, 43, is facing 61 counts of sex abuse.
Emma Ockerman
9.11.19
healthcare

The Number Of Americans Without Health Insurance Rose for the First Time Since Obamacare

Uninsured rates had been declining since Obama's landmark health law was enacted in 2010.
Emma Ockerman
9.10.19
prisons

Pregnant Woman Says Her Baby Died After Prison Guards Stopped at Starbucks on the Way to the Hospital

Three women are suing the Orange County jail for substandard care while they were pregnant.
Emma Ockerman
9.10.19
Opioid Crisis

The Sacklers Reportedly Stalled an Opioid Settlement Because They Don’t Want to Hand Over Their Own Cash

An email written by two attorneys general read: “The Sacklers refused to budge” if their personal wealth is involved.
Emma Ockerman
9.9.19
vaping

What We Know About the Vaping Chemicals That Might Be Making People Sick

Vitamin E might be the culprit.
Emma Ockerman
9.6.19
A$AP Rocky:

A$AP Rocky’s Onetime Lawyer Was Reportedly Shot in Sweden

Henrik Olsson Lilja was reportedly shot in the head and chest in central Stockholm.
Emma Ockerman
9.6.19
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