A federal judge on Wednesday sentenced Baltimore defense attorney Ken Ravenell to prison months after the prominent attorney's conviction in a money laundering case. U.S. District Court Judge Liam O'Grady rejected Ravenell's request for probation and issued a sentence of 57 months in prison. In brief comments in court, Ravenell acknowledged the irony of his life.
The mother of the suspect in Monday’s deadly mass shooting in Highland Park has been at the center of some police contact for hours on Tuesday, as well as with a SWAT team in the hours after the shooting.
Justice Clarence Thomas once opposed Highland Park's assault weapons ban, saying that the 'overwhelming majority' of those with the rifles use them lawfully
Thomas called the city's ban "highly suspect because it broadly prohibits common semiautomatic firearms used for lawful purposes."
Police are searching for two suspects they said were involved in an attack at a Days Inn hotel in Washington County.
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Fox NewsOn the heels of yet another mass shooting, Tucker Carlson identified what he believes to be one contributing factor in young men using firearms on innocent bystanders: women “lecturing” them about “their so-called privilege.”Carlson opened his Tuesday show discussing the shooting at a Fourth of July parade in Highland Park, Illinois, allegedly by 21-year-old Robert “Bobby” Crimo. The Fox News host mentioned how authorities said Crimo had appeared on their radar twice before: in April 201
A manhunt is underway for an Alabama man who allegedly kidnapped a woman he noticed in a grocery store. Betty Cobb, 75, was reported missing on Monday when her glasses were found in the driveway of her home along with some groceries. Her phone and keys were found on her bed. Soon after, the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office announced that they were on the lookout for Tony Lamar White, 47. “He randomly chose her,” Sheriff Matthew Wade told The New York Post. “She was buying groceries and he followe
Portland man accused of punching 5-year-old girl because he thought she was Japanese pleads not guilty
A man accused of punching a father and his 5-year-old daughter in Portland because he thought they were Japanese has pleaded not guilty to bias crime and other charges. Dylan J. Kesterson, 34, was arrested shortly after allegedly attacking the father and his daughter, who were riding bikes along the Eastbank Esplanade on Saturday afternoon. Police said Kesterson approached the family and “made comments about his perception that they were of Japanese descent.”
- Akron Beacon Journal
A 25-year-old woman was shot in the head through the front window of her Summit Lake home, the Akron Police Department said Tuesday.
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Fights broke out inside and outside of the bar, police said.
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Robert Crimo III, who is believed to have taken shots at parade-goers from a rooftop in Highland Park, Illinois was arrested by police Monday evening after his DNA was identified.
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Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/Courtesy of Lilli MartiniThis story contains graphic imagesI’d been to the July 4 parade in Highland Park so many times. This time, I went with my cousin and her boyfriend, plus another 5-year-old cousin and her grandmother. We walked in the pets and children’s march that comes right before the main parade and then rushed to our seats in front of Walker Bros. pancake house to take it all in—like I had done almost every year of my life.The ambulances and poli
Police are investigating after a woman said she was attacked by a coyote in the parking lot of a restaurant on the North Shore.
Highland Park mayor: People said they could tell by looking at mass shooting victims which were unlikely to survive based on 'unbelievable violence' they endured
Seven people have died as a result of the mass shooting that occurred in Highland Park, Illinois, on Monday. Dozens more are injured.
A former Colorado funeral home owner pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a federal charge of defrauding relatives of the dead by dissecting their family members' corpses and selling the body parts without permission, a practice exposed in a 2018 Reuters investigative report https://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/usa-bodies-funeral. Megan Hess, who operated a funeral home called Sunset Mesa and a human body parts business called Donor Services from the same building, entered the plea to the charge of fraud at a hearing before U.S. Magistrate Judge Gordon Gallagher in Grand Junction, Colorado. Gallagher scheduled Hess, who had previously pleaded not guilty, to be sentenced in January, with the prosecution calling for 12 to 15 years in prison.
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The man fired a gun to try stopping the attack, officials said.
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The man who attacked and sexually assaulted an Orange County woman at a storage facility was arrested over the weekend, authorities said.
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A doctor at the scene of the shooting at a Fourth of July parade in Highland Park, Ill., said the victims were “blown up” from the gunfire, causing “unspeakable” injuries. David Baum and his wife, Debra Baum, attended the parade to see their grandson march with a toy lawnmower. David Baum told CNN’s John Berman…
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Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/Getty/ReutersWhen Highland Park Mayor Nancy Rotering on Tuesday revealed that she knew Robert “Bobby” Crimo, the 21-year-old accused of indiscriminately raining gunfire on a peaceful July 4 parade in an attack that killed seven and injured dozens more, she expressed shock that a “little boy” from the cub scouts would somehow become a mass killer.But some of the people who grew up with Crimo—a lanky aspiring YouTube rapper festooned with tattoos, his music ri
A Texas man accused of gunning down his neighbor in 2017 after his wife divorced him will spend more than four decades behind bars. Hector Arturo Campos, 48, was found guilty by a Harris County jury last Wednesday in the killing of his 53-year-old neighbor Ana Weed more than five years ago, according to court records obtained by Oxygen.com. He was subsequently slapped with a 45-year sentence by District Court Judge Te’ivaBell. “Hector Campos is a violent and vengeful man who killed his neighbor
Asian man spat on, kicked repeatedly and told 'Go back to China' at McDonald’s drive-thru in Maryland
An Asian man allegedly fell victim to a racist and violent attack at a McDonald’s drive-thru in Rockville, Maryland, last month. The incident occurred while Shang Wang was ordering his usual Diet Coke at the restaurant along the 1300 block of Rockville Pike just before noon on June 25, according to a recent report. “It seemed like he [the driver] was on the phone,” Wang told 7News.
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The scheme unraveled in January 2020 after the supervisor lied to a deputy about the whereabouts of cocaine bricks set aside to train police K-9s, an affidavit released by the court says.