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Suspect Charged in “Mistaken” Fatal Shooting of TX Child

A Texas man is being charged with capital murder, after authorities say a 7-year-old was a victim of “mistaken identity.” Officers arrested 20-year-old Eric Black Jr. during a traffic stop on Saturday. The victim, Jazmine Barnes, was killed while riding in a car in Houston on December 30. According to a sheriff’s office statement, “Investigators […]

Pentagon Chief of Staff Sweeney Resigns

Kevin Sweeney has resigned as Pentagon chief of staff, just over two weeks after Defense Secretary James Mattis also resigned due to differences with President Trump over the removal of troops from Syria. In a statement posted on the Department of Defense website on Saturday night, Sweeney stated, “I’ve decided the time is right to […]

UPDATED: Children Killed in Crash ID’d; Truck Driver Had Citations

UPDATE: The five children killed in the fiery I-75 crash near Gainesville while on their way to Walt Disney World have been identified, as have the two truck drivers who also lost their lives. The Florida Highway Patrol has identified the victims as: 14-year-olds Joel Cloud and Jeremiah Warren, 13-year-old Cara Descant, 10-year-old Briena Descant, […]

Shutdown Negotiations Stall; What is Open and Closed

White House officials and congressional aides emerged from negotiations to end the partial government shutdown without a breakthrough on Saturday. President Trump tweeted: V.P. Mike Pence and team just left the White House. Briefed me on their meeting with the Schumer/Pelosi representatives. Not much headway made today. Second meeting set for tomorrow. After so many […]

Funeral held for slain CA police officer

The funeral for Cpl. Ronil Singh, the police officer who was killed by an illegal  in the line of duty was held Saturday in California. Singh, who emigrated from his native Fiji to pursue a career in law enforcement, joined the 12-member Newman police force seven years ago. The town’s police chief, Randy Richardson, said […]

Convicted rapist arrested for another rape in Delray Beach

Police placed 46-year-old Mark Anthony Lang under arrest for the alleged rape of a Delray Beach woman. Lang is a convicted rapist who was released from prison a year ago after serving a sentence for raping a different woman in Delray Beach more than 20 years ago. The alleged rape took place on Jan 3. […]

Nail Salon owner fatally run over by fleeing customer

Police are searching for a 21-year-old woman who ran over and killed a Las Vegas nail salon owner when she tried to leave without paying for services, last Saturday. Thursday, police identified the suspect as Krystal Whipple and released a previous mugshot as her whereabouts remain unknown. Whipple is accused of running over and killing salon owner […]

New anti-GOP billboard takes aim at Trump,Russia in West Palm Beach

Local anti-Trump and anti-Republican organization Mad Dog PAC has added a controversial new billboard to the West Palm Beach area. The red sign which is located along the presidential motorcade route on the southwest corner of Southern Boulevard and I-95 seemingly shades President Trump and his alleged affiliation with Russia. It features the GOP letters […]

TSA agents at major airports calling in sick amid government shutdown

Hundreds of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers from at least four major airports have called in sick from work due to the lack of pay in the wake of the government shutdown, CNN reports. The mass call outs inevitably mean air travel for Americans is less secure for the time being as the shutdown enters its […]

3 killed, 4 wounded in shooting at bowling alley

Three people are dead, and four others were injured following a shooting at a California bowling alley late Friday evening. Police responded to reports of shots fired at 11:54 p.m., Friday at Gable House Bowl, located in Torrance, Calif. Officers found multiple people with gunshot wounds upon arrival. Three male victims were pronounced dead at the […]