Relatives say Paul Chavez, Jr., was shot and killed by Modesto officers on Thursday; police have said only that “he was uncooperative.” “I understand the police department being concerned, but the way they did it was wrong,” Chavez’s uncle said.
- The Hill
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) received a warning early Sunday morning to follow the Senate’s decorum rules after he accused Sen. Maggie Hassan (D-N.H.) of being “deceitful” and “dishonest” and vowed “we’re going to call you out.” “This gives phony and cynical a bad name,” Graham exclaimed when Hassan introduced her amendment. Graham’s outburst at Hassan…
- The Hill
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) clinched a victory on Wednesday when the Senate — including 48 of the chamber’s 50 Republicans — voted overwhelmingly to admit Finland and Sweden to NATO. The resolution, which cleared the chamber in a bipartisan 95-1 vote, was a top priority for the Republican leader, who wanted to send a signal…
Police arrested an Ohio man who is accused of sending more than three dozen letters laced with poop to Republican politicians, including Rep. Jim Jordan
Investigators staked out Richard John Steinle and watched him put on a glove and drop off a letter addressed to Jordan into the mail collection box.
- Business Insider
Thieves steal at least 20 whole briskets worth thousands of dollars from famous Texas barbecue restaurant
A thief jumped the fence of la Barbecue restaurant before loading at least 20 briskets into an SUV and fleeing, KVUE TV reported.
11-year-old who saved up money for a lemonade stand was scammed by a man who gave him fake $100 bill and asked for exact change
Jeremy, who lives in Washington state, used his allowance to set up a lemonade stand but was stiffed by a man using a fake $100.
- The Daily Telegram
John Skelton is serving a a 10- to 15-year sentence on three counts of unlawful imprisonment of Andrew, Alexander and Tanner Skelton. The boys disappeared while with their father at Thanksgiving 2010.
- Austin American-Statesman
Texas governor candidate Beto O'Rourke's social media post on rape statistics missing context.
Texas police were looking for teen suspects but they instead detained a Black couple in their 50s and 60s at gunpoint, lawsuit says
"I was praying to God that the guns didn't go off," said Michael Lewis, 67, who also has a disability.
- WSB Cox articles
Another suspect told deputies the couple were making homemade child porn with the kids in their home.
Marjorie Taylor Greene prayed over a convicted Capitol rioter who spent a day crying in a mock prison cell at CPAC
Marjorie Taylor Greene joined a conservative activist — who pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge in the Capitol riot — in a prop jail cell at CPAC.
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Just two days after the Department of Justice charged four Louisville police officers in connection with the death of Breonna Taylor, the Kentucky Attorney General was faced with fired-up ‘Breewayy’ supporters.
- Palm Beach Daily News
Florida specialty license plate that features "Don't Tread on Me" message warning of government tyranny. DeSantis says a message for out-of-state cars
- Miami Herald
The man is accused of scaling a building and breaking into their home through a second-story porch.
- The Daily Beast
FBIA two-day manhunt for the suspect accused of gunning down four people in two houses in Ohio—allegedly because he believed he was the victim of mind control—has ended with his arrest in Kansas.Stephen Marlow, 39, was nabbed in Lawrence shortly before 9 p.m. on Saturday when a police officer on alert for the fugitive spotted his vehicle and followed him into a parking lot.The arrest came a day after Marlow allegedly went on a rampage 650 miles away in Butler Township, outside Dayton, Ohio, kill
A German diplomat in Rio de Janeiro, Uwe Herbert Hahn, was arrested on Saturday night in connection with the death of his Belgian husband, police said. Hahn said that his husband, Walter Biot, had died on Friday when he fell from their apartment in the Ipanema neighborhood after suffering a sudden illness. But police arrested him on suspicion of murder after their forensics found bloodstains in the apartment and the autopsy of Biot's body showed multiple wounds.
- Associated Press
A racist text message sent by a police officer has prompted officials in a small Alabama town to disband their police department and fire the police chief and assistant chief. Vincent Mayor James Latimore on Thursday confirmed that Police Chief James Srygley and Assistant Chief John L. Goss had been dismissed, al.com reported.
Police in New Mexico and federal agencies were probing the murders of four Muslim men to determine if the killings, the latest of which happened on Friday evening, were linked while the state's governor described them as "targeted killings." Albuquerque Police Chief Harold Medina told reporters on Saturday that a "young man who is part of the Muslim community was murdered." Police in New Mexico had said earlier that the other three Muslim men murdered in the state's largest city in the past nine months appeared to have been targeted for their religion and race.
Donald Trump said White House doctor 'loved looking at my body' as he boasts about his health in CPAC speech
Former President Donald Trump used a speech at the CPAC in Dallas to make the case that he is a healthy and energetic 76-year-old.
A Texas man has died after his girlfriend allegedly set him on fire at a gas station during a domestic violence incident.
- The Hill
The Justice Department’s grand jury subpoenas to former White House Counsel Pat Cipollone and others in former President Trump’s inner circle mark a turning point in the federal law enforcement investigation of the former president. The grand jury probe has considerably more power than the House Jan. 6 select committee to pierce any executive…