Plans are underway to build a public memorial to honor the 17 students and staffers who were killed five years ago during a Valentine's Day shooting rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
An Etsy customer's refund request for a broken $200 plastic cup spiraled into a furious exchange that went viral on TikTok
Tarra Vooorhees offered to give Breanna Chaplin a refund straight away, but things escalated when TikTok got involved.
- Miami Herald
The sheep were at first thought to be goats.
- KTRK – Houston
In one of the robberies, a suspect allegedly shot a victim walking to his car at a commercial parking lot on St. Joseph Parkway. The second robbery took place earlier that night on Polk Street, HPD said.
- The Herald-Mail
Bijou, a Dalmatian puppy injured in a Washington County animal cruelty case, continues her recovery after having a severely damaged leg amputated.
The Coast Guard rescued a mariner from 20-foot seas off the coast of Oregon Friday morning right before the 35-foot yacht capsized. Then things got extremely weird.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
12-year-old girl sues off-duty Kenosha officer, school district and city arguing her rights were violated when the officer knelt on her neck for more than 20 seconds
Jerrel Perez and his daughter are suing the Kenosha Unified School District, City of Kenosha and police officer Shawn Guetschow over "unreasonable" restraint.
- Associated Press
A rancher who lives near Arizona's border with Mexico is being held on a charge of first-degree murder in last week’s fatal shooting of a man tentatively identified as a Mexican citizen. The Santa Cruz County Sheriff's office in Nogales, Arizona, confirmed Monday that George Alan Kelly, 73, was arrested last week in the killing. Authorities believe the victim was Gabriel Cuen-Butimea, 48, who lived just south of the border in Nogales, Mexico, because of a Mexican voter registration card he carried.
A video has drawn tens of thousands of views on social media with claims that it shows Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga receiving a warm welcome in Nigeria during a visit in early February. But the claim is false: the clip is old and shows Odinga arriving at a popular nightclub in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi.On February 2, 2023, this tweet shared a TikTok video of Odinga flanked by his security guards entering an establishment decorated with flags amid cheers from revellers who were recording
“REVOLT Black News Weekly” addresses the issue of Tyre Nichols being beaten by Black cops and whether racism was a factor. Read below.
- Palm Beach Daily News
School officials said police arrested one person after a video of students from a K-8 school assaulting a young girl on a bus in Homestead went viral.
- Miami Herald
Following multiple warnings from the captain, the plane made an emergency landing in Maine, and the FBI responded, officials said.
More people are questioning George Santos' claim that he rescued 2,400 animals and are accusing him of pocketing thousands of dollars meant for pets: NYT
The New York Times spoke to several people who worked with Santos to raise money for pets, some of whom say he kept money meant for the animals.
- Kansas City Star
Leonard Taylor spoke with a reporter by phone one day before he was scheduled to be executed for the killings of his girlfriend and her three children — which he says he did not commit.
NEW YORK (Reuters) -FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried has reached an agreement with U.S. prosecutors that would let him contact some current or former employees of cryptocurrency companies he once controlled, even as he accepts other restrictive bail conditions. In a letter to the judge overseeing the former billionaire's criminal fraud case, defense lawyer Mark Cohen said the terms more clearly define how Bankman-Fried can communicate with others as he prepares for his scheduled October trial. Cohen also offered to withdraw a request that Bankman-Fried be able to access and transfer cryptocurrency, if U.S. District Judge Lewis Kaplan approves the agreement over communications.
- Fox News
Police in High Springs, Florida, located two children who were allegedly abducted by their noncustodial mother last year in Missouri after a "routine" vehicle tag check.
- The Columbus Dispatch
Three years after a 19-year-old woman accused two then-Ohio State University football players of raping her, the men are set to go to trial.
- Asheville Citizen-Times
A reader asks who is experiencing homelessness in Asheville and what contributed to their loss of housing. A look at data offers some answers.
An investigation is underway after a woman was killed in an officer-involved shooting at a home in Easton on Sunday, authorities said.
- Charlotte Observer
The woman was charged with aggravated assault.
Neighbors along San Francisco’s Capp Street shared pictures and videos of what they see out their windows on almost a nightly basis – what they believe are sex workers, and their pimps, while a line full of “Johns” in their vehicles clog the street.