Congressional talks on police reform collapsed last week. But many communities are no longer waiting for federal legislation. Kris Van Cleave has more.
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- Associated Press
A man charged with raping a woman on a commuter train just outside of Philadelphia harassed her for more than 40 minutes while multiple people held up their phones to seemingly record the assault without intervening, authorities said. More than two dozen train stops passed as the man harassed, groped and eventually raped the woman, the police chief for the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority said at a news conference Monday. Both the man and woman got on the train at the same stop Wednesday night in North Philadelphia.
The incident: In the beginning of the video, the original poster Denise Carino (@dennydoestiktok) is in the middle of clarifying what the woman had said to her. Carino also updated in the comments that the general manager had called to apologize.
The White House press secretary asked the Fox News reporter a question he couldn't answer.
- CBS Miami
Brooke Shafer reports Jason Banegas is accused of fatally shooting Hollywood police Officer Yandy Chirino on Sunday.
The former president's new complaint gets an "F" for historical accuracy.
- South Florida Sun Sentinel
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — It all started with a call about a suspicious person. A young man tooled around on a bright red bicycle, pulling up to parked cars and giving the door handles a good tug. But within 25 minutes of the police call to the upscale suburban neighborhood, the emergency was no longer about a possible burglar on a bike. A flurry of police in tactical gear rushed the neighborhood ...
A federal judge shut down Josh Duggar's attempt to throw out child pornography evidence in a blistering ruling
Josh Duggar tried to get evidence of child pornography on his devices thrown out of court. A federal judge shut down his arguments point by point.
- The Daily Beast
Fairfax County PoliceA woman who claims she was sex trafficked from Costa Rica to the United States says she was victimized by the very people who were supposed to help her— the local police.The plaintiff, who filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for Eastern Virginia under the pseudonym “Jane Doe,” alleges that in 2010 she was approached by a woman who suggested she travel to the U.S. to work as an “escort”—a job she says was described as going on dates and attending lavish events with wea
- CBS News
The 1997 Nissan Pathfinder is at the center of the missing person investigation.
A 10-year-old Black girl was arrested at school in Hawaii after allegedly drawing a photo of her bully, ACLU says
"She didn't bring any weapons to school, she didn't make any explicit threats to anyone," the child's attorney told HawaiiNewsNow.
Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-Neb.) has been indicted on charges he falsified records and lied to federal investigators probing an illegal foreign donation scheme, the Justice Department announced on Tuesday.Driving the news: DOJ says a Fortenberry associate, who later cooperated with investigators, informed him he'd likely received illegal donations from an intermediary for a foreign national, but that Fortenberry denied any knowledge of such a scheme when contacted by the FBI.Stay on top of the lat
- KTNV - Las Vegas Scripps
Las Vegas police are investigating a deadly freeway shooting near McCarran Airport early Monday morning.
- Raleigh News and Observer
The officer tells the woman he will count down from five, then breaks the window with his baton after three.
- The Daily Beast
Facebook/Help Find MayThe husband of a missing California mom of three was arrested Tuesday for her murder, 10 months after she disappeared.“The evidence is clear and overwhelming. Larry Millete is responsible for May’s murder and disappearance,” Chula Vista Police Chief Roxana Kennedy said in a Tuesday press conference. Maya “May” Millete, 39, was last seen alive on Jan. 7, 2021, shortly before she and her husband were about to take their daughters—aged 4, 9, and 11—on a trip to the mountains.
- KMGH - Denver Scripps
Boulder fire officials provide update on a massive early morning fire at a condominium on Pearl Street
Boulder fire officials provided an update on Tuesday morning's massive condominium fire on Pearl Street which affected 83 units. They're asking people who lived there who haven't reached out to police to do so. Investigators are expected to remain on the scene through Wednesday.
- The Daily Beast
Daniel Zuchnik/Getty ImagesA man hired to babysit shared a weed cookie with the child’s mom, then plunged a knife into her, later telling cops he’d had a bad reaction to the edible, according to Pennsylvania authorities.Pennsylvania State Police said that Lavrius Watson, 26, now faces a criminal homicide charge in connection with the death of Elizabeth Bennett Leonard, whose 10-year-old son was in the Luzerne County house when she was killed.Police said that Leonard, 41, was found dead at her ho
Michael Hetle, a former NASA employee who allegedly used a racial slur against his mixed-race neighbor, has been found guilty […] The post Ex-NASA employee convicted of murdering neighbor who he allegedly called racial slur appeared first on TheGrio.
- USA TODAY
'Angry and disgusted': Train riders held up phones, didn't call 911 as woman was raped on Philadelphia train, police say
Police do not believe a single witness on the Philadelphia train dialed 911. They are investigating whether some bystanders filmed the assault.
- WGAL - Lancaster/Harrisburg
Police say four people, including an innocent bystander, were shot Sunday afternoon at Park City Center in Lancaster.
- Rolling Stone
The former president is jealous of how the media is covering the late Republican's death