Forty-eight people have died in fires in Virginia this year as of Oct. 1 and nearly a quarter of those victims lived in the Richmond. There have been 11 deaths in eight Richmond house fires, with the two most recent happening in August.
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The state board that oversees Stone Mountain Park, the 3,200-acre park that glorifies the Confederacy and Antebellum South, has selected an entity — the only company to bid — to manage Georgia’s most visited attraction. Why it matters: Stone Mountain has zero connection to the Civil War — no battles were fought there. The monadnock’s mountaintop was the site of the rebirth of the Ku Klux Klan, and activists, residents, and visitors have called for the massive tribute to Confederate generals and
- Miami Herald
The man had one-off roles on the shows.
- Rolling Stone
Federal prosecutors are arguing that a Proud Boys member complaining about a D.C. jail has "invented" many of his medical needs
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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot was drowned out by boos during a fundraiser for Plumbers Union Local 130 on Sunday.
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DANIEL SLIM/AFP via Getty ImagesTwo foreign female tourists were caught in a crossfire between rival crime groups and shot to death last Thursday in the high-end resort town of Tulum, Mexico. Three other people were also wounded when the firefight broke out in the popular restaurant, La Malquerida, not far from the beach. Of the two women who were killed, one was from Germany and the other India.“They were just in the wrong place at the wrong time, and got caught in an exchange of gunfire betwee
Indian police have arrested three Muslim students and a teacher for celebrating the Pakistan cricket team's crushing victory over arch-rivals India at the Twenty20 World Cup, officials said Thursday.
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People use these words interchangeably, but they aren't entirely the same.
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Harris County Sheriff’s OfficeA Texas man charged with felony murder for allegedly beating his girlfriend’s 8-year-old son to death—then abandoning the victim’s three young brothers to fend for themselves in a filthy home alongside the decaying corpse—had subjected the children to regular physical abuse, breaking the middle child’s jaw in recent weeks, police said Wednesday.Brian Ward Coulter, 31, killed the boy, Kendrick Lee, with his fists and feet around Thanksgiving 2020, according to a crim
- Atlanta Black Star
‘Don’t Think There Was a Crime’: Use of Force Expert Says Black Georgia Man Who Died After Police Encounter Following Neighbor’s 911 Call Committed No Crime That Warranted the Stop
Prosecutors rested their case last week after only two days of testimonies in the stun gun death trial of Eurie Lee Martin after a former […]
Forty years ago, a photographer spent a week following India's dreaded "bandit king" Malkhan Singh.
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FBIWarning: This story contains descriptions of sexual assault.A U.S. Embassy staffer accused of drugging and sexually assaulting at least 24 women over a 14-year period was in fact a longtime CIA employee, the FBI announced Monday, as the bureau urged any possible victims to come forward in the case.Serial molester Brian Jeffrey Raymond, 45, was arrested Oct. 9, 2020, in La Mesa, California, where he had been staying with his parents after abruptly quitting his job at the U.S. Embassy in Mexico
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We're hearing from the owner of an Arden-Arcade business who rushed to help stop what the Sacramento County Sheriff's Office said was an attempted kidnapping on Monday. It's a dramatic encounter that was captured on surveillance video from Express Smog Pros, an auto repair shop on Fulton Avenue. Watch the video above for the full story.
- Charlotte Observer
The boyfriend was hit twice and is listed in stable condition at a hospital.
- Kansas City Star
Police believe one woman is responsible for a fatal shooting, a stabbing, two motor vehicle thefts and two car crashes on Wednesday.
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Andrea Anderson was dragged off of her school bus and assaulted on video in front of the children she was taking home.
- Associated Press
A resident of a high-rise condominium in Thailand cut the support rope for two painters, apparently angry she wasn't told they would be doing work, and left them hanging above the 26th floor until a couple rescued them, police said Wednesday. Col. Pongjak Preechakarunpong, chief of the Pak Kret police station north of the Thai capital, told The Associated Press. Pongjak did not say what prompted the suspect to cut the rope, but Thai media reported that she was apparently frustrated when the workers appeared outside her room and hadn't seen an announcement by the condo that they would be doing work on Oct. 12.
Aryan Khan, son of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, was arrested on 3 October over drug charges.
Contra Costa County health officials indefinitely shut the Pleasant Hill restaurant after it ignored repeated warnings to verify that customers who wanted to dine indoors had vaccination cards or proof they had tested negative for the virus in the past 72 hours.
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ROUND VALLEY RESERVATION, Calif. — They said they were chasing down horse and cattle thieves, an armed pursuit through fertile valleys and evergreen forests north of San Francisco. But under questioning in 1860, a cattle rancher let slip a more gruesome picture, one of indiscriminate killings of Yuki Indians. A 10-year-old girl killed for “stubbornness.” Infants “put out of their misery.” Sign up for The Morning newsletter from the New York Times Documented in letters and depositions held in Cal
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She resigned from her teaching job as state police began investigating the case.