For the past several years a church in Port Richey sat vacant until two sisters decided to buy it and turn it into an animal shelter. “Ever since we were little me and my sister would basically try to save everything, like if a bird fell out of a nest,” said Danielle Giroux. “So we were always into animal rescue and then when we got into our 20s [and] we started volunteering and we really started to realize our passion and this is what we wanted to do.” Danielle and Alyssa Giroux used to drive by the abandoned church for years until they decided to buy it in 2021. Full Story: https://wfts.tv/3eVWirv
- The Daily Beast
Curt Borgwardt/NetflixRyan Murphy and Joe Berlinger are two sides of the same Netflix coin, creating (respective) fiction and non-fiction cottage industries out of notorious true-crime tales. It’s apt, then, that both have simultaneously turned their attention to the most infamous serial killer of the late ‘80s and early ‘90s, Jeffrey Dahmer—Murphy with his Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story and Berlinger with his new Conversations with a Killer: The Jeffrey Dahmer Tapes. The third insta
- USA TODAY
Darrell Brooks is representing himself in trial over the Waukesha Christmas Parade tragedy, where six people died. That could slow the proceedings.
- Fox News
Sheriff of Lee County, Florida, warned that not all looters would be lucky enough to get away with their lives after four people were arrested, three of whom were in U.S. illegally.
- WJW - Cleveland
Sandusky police arrested two adults on charges of public indecency after officers say they were involved in a sex act while waiting in a line at Cedar Point.
- IndyStar | The Indianapolis Star
Larry Nassar practiced osteopathic manipulative medicine. But the prosecutor in his sexual abuse trial says he penetrated patients with his finger.
Police said Dalton Keane, 27, fell from an escalator at Acrisure Stadium on Oct. 2 following the Steeler game, later dying at a hospital. As for what exactly happened, the Steelers said they won’t be releasing any more details until its internal investigation is complete.
- Miami Herald
An illicit early morning joy ride ended in tragedy Sunday in Southwest Florida, an area still reeling from Hurricane Ian.
NYPD asks for help after man follows woman into Chinatown apartment building and sexually assaults her
The New York Police Department is asking the public for help in finding a man sexually assaulted a woman in her Chinatown apartment building. The attacker followed the 27-year-old woman into her building near Market Street and Madison Street on Sept. 24, police said. In surveillance video of the incident, the woman is seen being pinned against the wall in her vestibule as the culprit tries to kiss her and forcibly grope her buttocks, breasts and groin, according to the NYPD.
Florida alligators and snakes are swarming around unlivable homes that have been ravaged by Hurricane Ian: fire official
"There are a lot [of] places that are not livable," Sanibel Fire Chief William Briscoe told CNN. "There are alligators running around."
- Miami Herald
The skydiver’s parachute didn’t open, police said.
- Raleigh News and Observer
She faces multiple charges, including attempted murder and malicious castration.
A video shows the group punching two 19-year-old women on a subway train near Times Square on Sunday.
- The Wrap
Marco Rubio Slammed as ‘Unpatriotic and Unhelpful’ by Daughter of American Detainee Released in Deal
"You have done absolutely nothing for me or my family," Alexandra Forseth said in response to Rubio's criticism of the exchange
The verdict also confirmed the existence of the brothels set up in U.S. military camptown in Korea 65 years ago. “I had been frustrated that the Supreme Court hadn’t made any ruling in the several years since we filed the lawsuit, but now that it has finally returned a verdict today in favor of us grandmothers, I can’t help but cry,” she said. The Camptown Women’s Human Rights Coalition, which supported the plaintiffs over the years, was created in 2012 to advocate for the victims of the state-managed camptown sex trade.
- Associated Press
Mississippi's largest public corruption case, in which tens of millions of dollars earmarked for needy families was misspent, involves a number of sports figures with ties to the state — including NFL royalty Brett Favre and a famous former pro wrestler. At the center, though, is the former head of the state's Department of Human Services, John Davis, who pleaded guilty on Sept. 22 to federal counts of conspiracy and theft and state counts of conspiracy and fraud against the government. Here are the sports figures named in a civil lawsuit, which was filed on May 9, as well as the details from that suit, their responses if available and whether they've been charged.
- WLS – Chicago
Between the overnight hours of 1 and 4 a.m., police say there were 12 similar incidents in five different police districts.
Robert Kelley, vice president of New York City’s Transport Union, slammed the city’s bail reform on national television following a repeat offender’s attack on a “hero” subway employee nearly two months ago. Kelley criticized the city’s bail reform during his appearance on “Fox & Friends First” on Monday, more than a month after Alexander Wright, 49, was accused of assaulting an off-duty subway worker in the Bronx in August. The new bail reform must be changed.
- The Week
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- Modesto Bee
He was repeatedly hit in the head with a baseball bat, authorities say.
A man has been arrested after Tulsa police say his alleged victim shot him in the foot.