Daredevil Alex Harvill dies while practicing for a world record motorcycle jump

(CNN) — Daredevil Alex Harvill died Thursday while practicing for a world record motorcycle ramp jump, officials in Washington state said. He was 28 years old. “Our deepest sympathies go out to Alex’s family, friends and loved ones,” Grant County Coroner Craig Morrison said in a written statement Thursday. Harvill, who lived in Ephrata, Washington, … Read more

Adult website Pornhub sued for allegedly serving nonconsensual sex videos

(CNN) — Dozens of women sued Pornhub and its parent company Thursday, alleging that the site knowingly profited from videos depicting rape, child sexual exploitation, trafficking and other nonconsensual sexual content. The civil complaint alleges that Pornhub parent company MindGeek, one of the largest online pornography companies, is a “classic criminal enterprise” with a business … Read more

Biden cancels $500 million in student debt for victims of for-profit school fraud

(CNN) — The Department of Education is canceling $500 million in student loan debt for 18,000 former ITT Tech students defrauded by the now defunct for-profit college, another step the Biden administration is taking to address a backlog of more than 100,000 forgiveness claims left over from the Trump administration. ITT Tech, which shut down … Read more

An Olympic runner was banned after testing positive for a steroid. She believes it’s a false positive from a pork burrito

(CNN) — Olympic runner Shelby Houlihan said she has been banned from the sport for four years following a positive test for anabolic steroids that she attributes to eating a pork burrito. Houlihan said she was devastated to learn of the suspension from the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU), an independent body that combats doping, after … Read more

Idaho Vietnam War veteran to receive Purple Heart after years of denial

Bill Klobas of Idaho has suffered from PTSD after he sustained a traumatic brain injury during combat more than a half century ago. BOISE, Idaho — The month of June is PTSD Awareness Month and for some veterans who have seen combat, it’s a common diagnosis. Bill Klobas of Idaho is a Vietnam War Veteran … Read more

Airplane discovered at the bottom of a California lake could be from 1965 crash

(CNN) — Workers testing underwater surveying equipment say they found the wreckage of a small airplane deep underwater in California’s Folsom Lake -— and they may have solved a 56-year-old aviation mystery. Sonar images show the outline of the plane, covered in a thick layer of silt, about 160 feet below the lake’s surface, Seafloor … Read more

Idaho Air National Guard to host F-16 unit from Arizona

Six F-16 Fighting Falcons will be training with A-10s from the Idaho Air National Guard’s 190th Fighter Squadron starting on Monday. BOISE, Idaho — Gowen Field will be buzzing with activity starting Monday as the Idaho Air National Guard begins hosting six F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to the Arizona Air National Guard. The jets are … Read more

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