WAMU 88.5 : News

Filed Under:

Charges Made In Violent McDonald's Beating

Play associated audio

The company has also issued a statement condemning the incident.

McPherson says the employee who took the video is no longer employed with his organization, and other workers will be disciplined as warranted.

The video posted online shows the woman being attacked repeatedly by two people while an employee tries to intervene.

Baltimore County police say a 14-year-old girl has been charged as a juvenile, and charges are also pending against an 18-year-old woman.

NPR

The Glimmering Sheen Of A Wide World Seen From Inside A Bubble

The teen heroine of Nicola Yoon's debut novel, Everything, Everything, has a disorder that bars her from leaving her house. Still, her world is vast, filled with writings, drawings — and new love.
NPR

Correction: Italians And Celiac Disease

A correction to our story about gluten-free options in Italy, the land of pizza and pasta. Italian children are not routinely tested for celiac disease, as we incorrectly reported.
WAMU 88.5

America's Tolerance For Gun Violence

There are more gun-related deaths in America than in any other industrialized nation. We discuss what makes the U.S. different and why some hold out hope that change is possible.

NPR

China Arrests Nearly 200 Over 'Online Rumors'

The rumors ranged from a man leaping to his death in Beijing over stock losses to highly inflated death tolls in the Tianjin industrial blasts.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.