Tonight, we're hearing from the mom of a St. Pete teen, who was shot in October after being chased by police. Police say the teen pointed a gun at an officer and an independent task force is calling the shooting "lawful." But the boy's mother says bodycam footage tells a different story.
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- Athens Banner-Herald
A Georgia football player might have done too much celebrating after the team returned from Indianapolis from winning the national title last week.
- Portsmouth Herald
Watching the appalling video recently released has been upsetting at the least and shocking in its brutality.
- Atlanta Black Star
‘Get Out’: Judge Retaliates Against Lawyer Who Liked a Facebook Post Criticizing the Judge’s Decision to Reverse Conviction of Teen Rape Suspect
An Illinois judge was removed from presiding over criminal cases after reversing his own decision to convict a teen with sexual assault. The backlash over […]
An officer in Florida tried to deescalate a situation between a suspect and her colleague. That's when Sgt. Christopher Pullease grabbed her by the throat.
Jennifer Blagg's dream was to marry a good Christian man. Tragically, her husband wasn't exactly who he claimed to be. Jennifer’s friends described her as a "very sweet woman," whose faith was very important to her. After she headed to San Diego to study business at National University, she went to a party and met someone who seemed to place the same emphasis on faith as she did: 25-year-old Michael Blagg, a helicopter pilot in the U.S. Navy currently stationed in the city. "Jennifer was always
- Baltimore Sun
Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby’s lawyer offers defense, saying she qualified for relief under CARES Act
A lawyer for Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby provided a defense Monday to charges that she lied when she claimed to have suffered financial hardship from the coronavirus pandemic to obtain an early withdrawal from her retirement savings to purchase two Florida homes. “I’m telling you she’s not only innocent, but we have professionals who she consulted with. She qualified under the ...
- Miami Herald
The teacher is “currently on leave pending allegations,” the school says.
- Good Morning America
Two teenagers have been arrested in England as part of an ongoing investigation into Saturday's hostage-taking incident at a synagogue in the United States, British authorities said. The pair were detained in southern Manchester on Sunday evening and "remain in custody for questioning," according to a statement from the Greater Manchester Police. Multiple law enforcement sources in the U.S. told ABC News that the teens are the children of the alleged hostage-taker.
- Fox News
The FBI is being slammed for saying the Congregation Beth Israel hostage taker’s demands were “not specifically related to the Jewish community.”
Witness to Times Square subway killing says the woman pushed onto the tracks never saw the person who did it
Michelle Alyssa Go, 40, was waiting for a southbound train when she was shoved to her death, police said. The suspect was identified as Simon Martial.
"I hope that people will understand that one of the things that the Nazi ideology did during the Holocaust was to dehumanize Jewish people," said Rabbi Menachem Sebbag
The Texas synagogue hostage-taker was on the phone with his kids when he was shot dead, brother says
Malik Faisal Akram, a British national, was killed after an hourslong standoff at a synagogue in Colleyville, Texas. The hostages escaped.
- Fox News
Los Angeles DA George Gascon criticized as 26-year-old faces sentencing to a juvenile detention center or probation after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting young girl
- The Providence Journal
The sexual assault was not the end of the Ohio woman's ordeal; Nick Alahverdian later unsuccessfully sued her for libel.
A lawyer for outlawed Nigerian separatist leader Nnamdi Kanu, whose trial on terrorism charges resumed on Tuesday, accused authorities of seeking to extend his client's time in custody by filing additional charges. Kanu heads Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), a group he founded in 2014 that is pressing for the secession of the Igbo ethnic group's homeland, which covers part of southeast Nigeria. Kanu previously pleaded not guilty to seven charges including terrorism, calling for secession and knowingly broadcasting falsehoods about President Muhammadu Buhari.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
He was armed with an AR-15, a news outlet reported.
Former NYPD sergeant Arlicia Robinson will serve no time behind bars after getting caught transporting drugs for the Nine Trey […] The post Ex-NYPD cop gets probation for transporting drugs during Tekashi 6ix9ine investigation appeared first on TheGrio.
- Sherman/Dennison Herald Democrat
The man was arrested Saturday and booked on these charges, without incident and is currently being held in the Grayson County Jail on $400,000 bond.
- NBC News
Mayfield candle factory destroyed by a killer Kentucky tornado, where workers said they were threatened with dismissal if they left their posts, closing
- Rolling Stone
“When a white woman goes missing, the whole world drops everything. We are done with this valuation,” the family's lawyer said