Former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich joined families of violence victims Friday and said the state's attorney's office needs to do a better job prosecuting violent criminals.
- The Telegraph
If you happened to be in Brighton Beach in south Brooklyn in the Eighties and Nineties, you couldn’t throw a stone without hitting an Eastern European gangster – although this was not an action to be recommended if you didn’t want your kneecaps turned into paperweights. The enclave known as “Little Odessa” was a hotbed of drug smuggling, money laundering and inter-mob brutality.
- Fox News
Charges expected for Texas nurse in Los Angeles fiery crash that killed 6, including pregnant woman, baby
Charges to come Monday for Texas nurse accused of speeding Mercedes through red light in Los Angeles, causing fiery crash that left six, including baby and pregnant woman, dead.
The host of "Last Week Tonight" rips the Georgia lawmaker's cruel and homophobic take on the monkeypox outbreaks.
- The Daily Beast
Mario Anzuoni/ReutersAlec Baldwin and Rosanna Arquette are among a number of celebrities who have been slammed for sending thoughts and prayers to Anne Heche after the A-lister’s high-speed crash into a Mar Vista house while allegedly drunk.Baldwin took to Instagram on Saturday to send “my best wishes and all my love” to Heche, who is reportedly in stable condition in a hospital after suffering severe burns in the incident. According to a statement from the Los Angeles Fire Department, it took 5
- Travel Noire
With a vibrant nightlife, impressive gastronomy, rich culture and relaxed visa rules, Mexico City has been attracting an influx of digital nomads and tourists, mainly from the United States and Canada.
New video shows a chaotic crash of a stolen rental car involving four teens. Traffic cameras captured police trying to stop the vehicle on 35-E in Little Canada. The car crashes into the median twice and four people come running out and across the busy highway. All four were arrested.
- Miami Herald
Armored car. vs. a pedestrian. It was a scary scene in New Port Richey, Florida, last week.
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All three women were transported to an area hospital and placed in stable condition.
- KSHB - Kansas City Scripps
Teens denied pool access to Lee’s Summit Waves after rental, city investigating incident
A Brevard County K-9 officer took a bite out of crime after it was kicked by a fleeing suspect, according to Sheriff Wayne Ivey.
- LA Times
Brooks Lambertson, 29, was a vice president at City National Bank and a graduate of Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.
- Merced Sun-Star
The CHP said the vehicle had a “sophisticated aftermarket compartment.”
- Victorville Daily Press
Faith Tucker, 66, has been found after reportedly disappearing Friday morning when she left Helendale for Victor Valley College.
- The Gainesville Sun
Last week, the Palm Beach Post reported that the flyers appeared in places as distant as suburban Boca Raton, Sarasota, Jacksonville and Orlando.
A woman visiting Alaska showed two cops who stopped her while driving a 'white privilege card' and the cops let her off
The woman couldn't find her license so produced a "white privilege card" instead and told the officers who stopped her, "I back the blue."
Lauren Pozen reports from Palmdale, where a large scale investigation continued after a woman was shot in the face while trying to fight off her daughter's would-be kidnapper late Sunday evening. Authorities located the suspect and the kidnapped girl just down the road.
- Raleigh News and Observer
Some wanted to change to a gun-free home. Some wanted to clean old guns out of their collection. At the end of the day, Durham County just wants more guns off the streets.
- WSB Cox articles
Another suspect told deputies the couple were making homemade child porn with the kids in their home.
- VC Star | Ventura County Star
Amber Escudero-Kontostathis is in stable condition in a Washington, D.C.-area hospital after being revived on-site by the U.S. Secret Service.