Chris Costamagna, a 27-year veteran of the Sacramento Fire Department, has been promoted to chief. He spoke to KCRA 3 about his priorities.
- Business Insider
A man charged in the assault of a flight attendant on an American Airlines plane had to be restrained by fellow passengers and cuffed to a seat
Alexander Tung Cuu Le was arrested and later charged following the incident on a flight from Mexico to Los Angeles on Wednesday.
- Business Insider
Gov. Greg Abbott said Texas' strict abortion law would 'eliminate all rapists.' But clinics say the number of rape cases has been 'consistently high': report
"We are struggling to keep up with demand," a Texas Clinic employee told the Associated Press, adding that she has a waitlist for victims.
There is a large police presence at Kennywood in West Mifflin.
- NBC News
A manhunt is underway for a gunman who shot three people at an amusement park in Pennsylvania on Saturday, police said. Three people, one of them a male
- KABC – Los Angeles
Police in Santa Ana are looking for a group of men who were caught on video working together to steal a catalytic converter.
- NBC News
A jury convicted a QAnon believer who chased down Capitol Police Officer Eugene Goodman on Jan. 6, 2021, finding the defendant guilty on all charges against him.
The incident was caught on surveillance video. The robbers allegedly stole his messenger bag, cell phone and $15 in cash.
- The Daily Beast
Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationTennessee toddler Evelyn Boswell, the 15-month-old girl whose weeks-long disappearance in 2020 ended in heartbreak after her remains were found on family-owned property, was suffocated by a blanket and aluminum foil, a forensic pathologist testified.The revelation was made Friday at a hearing to discuss which photos can be used as evidence in the trial against Boswell’s mother, Megan, who is accused of murdering her daughter and going to great lengths to cover it
- USA TODAY
Cops chased dead ends for 40 years in a California teen's cold case. Then a suspect's relative emerged.
The 1982 rape and killing of 15-year-old Karen Stitt had frustrated California cops for decades before a suspect's relative and DNA led to an arrest.
- Rolling Stone
Sen. Mike Lee Says It’s ‘Overreach’ to Arrest Man Accused of Assaulting Elderly Planned Parenthood Escort
The senator conveniently did not mention the allegations against Mark Houck, who the government says shoved a clinic volunteer to the ground twice
- The Stockton Record
Thousands of people gathered for the funeral of Ralph "Sonny" Barger, longtime president and founding member of the Oakland chapter of the Hells Angels motorcycle club.
- Business Insider
Lawsuit filed after FBI agents raided 1,400 deposit boxes at a US Private Vaults branch claims owners' items have still not been returned
A lawyer involved in the class-action called the March 2021 FBI raid of the Beverly Hills branch the "largest armed robbery in US history."
- Fresno Bee
Commentary by a Fresno writer and member of the local Armenian community.
- ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
As the Washington Commanders continue to change the culture, there continues to be a revolving door at the entrance to the facility. Via Nicki Jhabvala of the Washington Post, Commanders chief operating officer Greg Resh is leaving the team after a stint that lasted fewer than two years. Resh said in a statement released by the [more]
A 62-year-old woman was charged with attempted murder after cutting her boyfriend in the stomach so deep that it “caused his entrails to fall out of his body”, according to court records.
An Oregon rape victim was placed in jail and held on an 'unattainable' amount of bail until she testified against her rapist, lawyer says.
"This was really a last resort balancing the needs of the victim and the needs of the community to have this case resolved," the victim's lawyer, Donald Scales, said according to NBC.
- State College Centre Daily Times
Community members have sent flowers, offered help and collected donations for the family that lost a father and two sons in a farming accident.
- Associated Press
NAHR EL-BARED, Lebanon (AP) — Thousands of Palestinians held prayers on a small soccer field in a refugee camp in northern Lebanon on Saturday, to mourn one of the scores of migrants who died after their boat sank off Syria’s coast this week, even as others vowed to undertake the same perilous voyage. Palestinians suffer wide discrimination in Lebanon where they are deprived from doing specific jobs or own property and since the end of the 1975-90 civil war many have migrated.
Henry Lee Porter was convicted by a jury on June 24 of two counts of sexual battery of a person under the age of 12 by a person over the age of 18.
- The Abilene Reporter-News
Protecting children obviously has merit, but we see what's really driving this group