Milwaukee's fire and police chiefs scheduled a Wednesday news conference to shed more light on the investigation into the death of a man whose body was found after a fire near Layton and Greenfield.
- The State
“Not only was this done on the first day of black history month, but it was also done with ill intent.”
- The Root
Sir, Have Several Seats: Stephen Jackson Ignorantly Criticizes Al Sharpton's Tyre Nichols Funeral Speech
Funeral services were held for Tyre Nichols yesterday at Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church in Memphis. In addition to his mother, father and sister all delivering powerful remarks, Vice President Kamala Harris made an appearance to denounce another Black life lost because of police brutality. Al Sharpton delivered the eulogy and Ben Crump also shared words.
- Green Bay Press-Gazette
Lac du Flambeau tribe in northern Wisconsin blocks road amid a land dispute, stranding some non-Native residents. Here's what to know.
The road has been closed since Jan. 30, leaving some non-Native residents feeling stranded in their homes.
- Miami Herald
An elementary school teacher in Homestead was charged Wednesday with having sex with one of his students. The relationship, police said the 13-year-old victim told them, was “romantic” after referring to him as her “boyfriend.”
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Trans woman faces indecent exposure charge for being naked in front of young girls at YMCA ladies' locker room
A transgender woman was charged with three counts of indecent exposure after women complained of a naked man walking around in the women's locker room of a YMCA gym in Ohio.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has released bodycam footage showing the moment a driver was pulled from his car just before it went up in flames on the city’s strip on Friday, January 27.The video shows LVMPD Convention Center Area Command Officer Derek Stebbins finding the driver unconscious in the crashed vehicle on the Las Vegas Strip. He then pulls the man from the burning car, with the help of a bystander, before flames engulf the driver’s side.Speaking in the video, Stebbins said: “This is exactly why I joined the force. It was to help people.”Traffic camera footage, also released by the police, showed a wider angle of the pair pulling the man from the vehicle. Credit: LVMPD via Storyful
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. has revoked the membership of the former Memphis police officers involved in the death of Tyre Nichols. The organization stated they will also be barred from any privileges awarded to active members.
- Miami Herald
Some officers have a different kind of vehicle.
- BuzzFeed News
A Former Coworker Of Alex Murdaugh Described The Moment She Discovered That He Was Allegedly Stealing From Clients And His Law Firm
Prosecutors have argued Alex Murdaugh killed his wife and son to buy himself time and sympathy as his colleagues began to discover his extensive financial crimes.View Entire Post ›
- The Courier Journal
Works by iconic Kentucky author bell hooks have reportedly been cut from AP African American Studies course following criticism by Ron DeSantis.
- Victorville Daily Press
Week six of Operation Dust Devil included towed vehicles, citations, arrests and over 1,000 educational contacts.
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NYPD officers cleared out illegal migrants refusing their eviction from a ritzy Manhattan hotel Wednesday night, after three days of the migrants protesting in the street.
Alicia Day, 34, was fined 20,000 roubles ($285) for obstructing pedestrians in an unauthorised protest and sentenced to 13 days of "administrative arrest" on a separate charge of disobeying police orders. "I bought the calf so that it wouldn't be eaten," TASS news agency quoted her as saying. Video shared by state media showed Day explaining that she had got a driver to bring the calf to Red Square by car.
The conspiracy theorist lawmaker offered up another doozy.
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A teacher is accused of body slamming a student, temporarily knocking him unconscious, and Channel 2 Action News has obtained video of the fight leading up to the alleged assault.
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TikTok is up in arms because of this British woman's street interview.
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A Polish tourist in Mexico was seen in a viral video being hit with a stick and heckled by a crowd after running up the steps of a sacred Mayan pyramid.
"Call me babe" was Alex Murdaugh's last text to his wife, prosecutors revealed during the second week of the double murder trial where he is accused of murdering his wife and son.
- NBC News
Police near Detroit found a car belonging to one of three missing rappers who have not been seen for nearly two weeks, officials said Thursday.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Erin O’Flynn/The Daily Beast/Getty ImagesKENZOU, Cameroon—It was the middle of the night when armed men from the local wing of Russia’s Wagner Group, commonly referred to as “Black Russians,” allegedly arrived at Ali’s home.“They looked straight into my eyes and said, ‘If you don’t come back to us, you and your family will be killed,’” Ali, who had spent close to a year working closely with the Wagner Group, told The Daily Beast. “They left without saying anything else.”Ali