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Police Take Gun from 6-Year-Old in School

Police in Ohio say they confiscated a handgun from a kindergartner as he was walking into school. Someone told officers that the 6-year-old boy seemed to have a large object in his pants. The police did not say whether the gun was loaded. However, a photo they shared bullets with the weapon. They add that […]

Trump Calls Biden “Weak,” Looks Forward to 2020

President Trump has a great deal to say about some of his political rivals. In an interview with Fox News on Saturday, Trump said that former Vice President Joe Biden is “weak.” The President says he is not worried about Biden possibly running against him in the 2020 presidential race. Trump adds, “He ran two […]

Man Chews Seat of Patrol Car During Cocaine Arrest

A routine traffic stop ended with the arrest of a South Florida man for numerous charges. Officers in Monroe County initially pulled over 37-year-old Melvin Stubbs for the dark-tinted windows on his BMW Thursday evening. He tried to drive away when they realized he violated probation from a drug case. That is when he started […]

TSA Workers Get Some Pay; Most in U.S. Blame Trump for Shutdown

The Transportation Security Administration is compensating some of its 51,000-strong workforce. The agency is also giving $500 bonuses to employees who worked during the holiday travel season. TSA Administrator David Pekoske says employees will be paid by Tuesday. The $500 bonuses for uniformed screening officers will arrive within a few days. He says “unique authorities” […]

Police Taken Gun from 6-Year-Old in School

Police in Ohio say they confiscated a handgun from a kindergartner as he was walking into school. Someone told officers that the 6-year-old boy seemed to have a large object in his pants. The police did not say whether the gun was loaded. However, a photo they shared bullets with the weapon. They add that […]

Unpaid TSA Employees to Get Day’s Pay and Bonus

The Transportation Security Administration is compensating employees who worked on the first day of the partial government shutdown. The agency is also awarding $500 bonuses to those who worked during the holiday travel season. TSA Administrator David Pekoske’s announcement says employees will be paid by Tuesday. The $500 bonuses for uniformed screening officers will arrive […]

WaPo: Trump is Hiding Details of Putin Meetings

The Washington Post reports that detailed records do not exist for five personal meetings President Trump had with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The story, citing U.S. officials, says Trump has gone to “extraordinary lengths” to keep information about meetings private. Trump has gone to extraordinary lengths to hide details of talks with Putin, such as […]

PBSO: Woman Threatened Us on Facebook

A local woman is in jail for threatening the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office on its Facebook page. Deputies arrested 66-year-old Jill Hoffman for posting a numerous threatening comments using the alias “Michael R Reed.” According to the arrest report, comments made on a post regarding the recent death of K9 Cigo blamed the Sheriff’s […]

FL pardons ‘Groveland Four’ 70 years after false rape convictions

In July of 1949, a 17-year-old white girl named Norma Padgett accused four black men of kidnapping and raping her in a vehicle on a dark road in Groveland, Florida. Many believed Padgett’s story was fabricated to cover for her husband who was allegedly abusing her. Despite this and the lack of evidence, two men were […]

Julián Castro announces his 2020 presidential bid

Saturday, former secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julián Castro officially announced his 2020 presidential bid in San Antonio, Texas. Castro was elected San Antonio’s mayor in 2009 and re-elected to two more terms before Obama selected him to be secretary of HUD, the federal agency that oversees public housing, which Castro lived in during […]