Chicago Police have a huge challenge ahead, keeping people safe on what historically has been one of the city's most dangerous weekends. Labor Day marks the end of summer, bringing a ton of public events to Chicago, and in recent years a spike in crime.
- In The Know by Yahoo
Trans woman's 'horrible' TSA encounter starts conversation on TikTok about the anxiety transgender travelers face: 'They can do better and should'
A trans woman shared their "horrible" TSA experience and it opened up a larger conversation about the struggles trans people face.
- Associated Press
A military judge on Friday acquitted a sailor of arson in a fire that destroyed the USS Bonhomme Richard, a blow to the Navy as it faces allegations of improper training and maintenance of the $1.2 billion amphibious assault ship. Ryan Sawyer Mays, 21, deeply exhaled when the verdict was read, put both hands on the defense table, broke into sobs and hugged supporters in the audience at Naval Base San Diego. Outside the courtroom building, Mays read a brief statement to reporters and declined to answer questions.
- Miami Herald
Residents stranded on Sanibel Island by Hurricane Ian flew to the mainland by U.S. Army helicopters after Miami-Dade County rescuers reached them, according to footage released by the agency.
- Travel Noire
Seal In A Florida Street And Sharks Swimming Down Flooded Freeway? Here Is What Is Really Happening After Hurricane Ian
Be it a huge manatee or a seal in a Florida street, social media has been immersed with surreal sights.
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Woman confronts man after he allegedly took ‘creepy’ photos of beachgoers in bikinis: ‘Delete them all right now’
A video of the woman's confrontation has been making the rounds on Reddit.
- Idaho Statesman
The man was hiking on Mount Lemmon when he got lost, rescuers said.
- USA TODAY
Events like the one at a Katy, Texas, church have become a collision point for far-right and far-left activists.
- Portsmouth Herald
Robert "Bobby" Desmond disappeared from his home in Kennebunk, Maine, in the summer of 1964.
- Wichita Eagle
It started with the suspect intentionally ramming the family’s vehicle and then getting out with nunchucks and a knife, police said.
- The Montgomery Advertiser
Now on day four of a prison labor strike that has garnered national attention, incarcerated people are living on two cold meals a day.
- Kansas City Star
The disappearance of the Diemel brothers, cattle ranchers from the Green Bay, Wisconsin area, was a mystery until human remains were found on a Missouri farm.
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A teenager is being celebrated on TikTok for calling out her school's sexist policy during an assembly.
Many have criticized 'non-evacuators' who haven't left their homes for Hurricane Ian — but some TikTokers say they can't afford to leave
Some Floridians were trapped at home during the hurricane because they didn't have the money to evacuate.
The destruction was likened to a large tornado having barreled through, with homes and buildings "completely gone.”
- The Metrowest Daily News
"I was afraid to answer the front door or get the mail. I was afraid to go for a walk," Natick resident Ina Steiner shared with the court.
- The Daily Beast
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentWhen Southern Desert Correctional Center officers arrived at Porfirio Duarte-Herrera’s cell on Tuesday morning, they expected to see the 42-year-old prisoner for his scheduled morning count.Instead, according to authorities and local media reports, they found a dummy, possibly made out of cardboard, in his place—and learned they were days behind a convicted bomber on the lam.On Thursday morning, after five days on the run and a $30,000 reward, Las Vegas Me
- The Root
All of the suspects involved in the murder of PnB Rock have been arrested and charged, which include a father, his teenage son and the father’s wife.
Deconstructing Karen, a new provocative documentary exposing white women’s role in white supremacy, observes a group of white women as they attend a dinner party in Denver, Colorado, hosted by Race2Dinner co-founder
- The Guardian
Mayor Libby Schaaf calls for gun restrictions after shooting at Rudsdale Newcome high school for recently immigrated students
- Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.
The federal judge considering Andrew Warren’s challenge to his suspension by Gov. Ron DeSantis declined in a written order Thursday to immediately reinstate the ousted state attorney, but appeared to favor Warren’s arguments that his removal violated his free speech rights. The governor is not Warren’s boss, the judge opined, and has no right to tell him how to do his job. In a 29-page order ...