Mayor Eric Adams on Wednesday released statistics showing a crime wave mounted by a small group of so-called career criminals. They've racked up hundreds of arrests since the bail laws were rewritten and are still on the streets. CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.
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Tammy Perreault, 63, was struck by an umbrella while sitting on a beach in South Carolina and died from her injuries nearly an hour later
- Kansas City Star
“It was very hectic,” said police officers who were at the scene.
Former LA County official who took photos of the Kobe Bryant helicopter crash testified that he didn't 'even know' who 13-year-old Gianna Bryant was
Retired LA Fire Captain Brian Jordan was on the defense during his Monday testimony in the Vanessa Bryant trial, abruptly leaving the stand three times.
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A mother in Florida was arrested after deputies say she went overboard in the discipline department.
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As awesome as the NC State Fair is, it just won’t be the same without this savory food — served from the fair’s longest operating booth.
- The Hill
The Union County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s help giving a name to their newest employee, a German Shepherd.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyEBAM, Cameroon—At first Florencia Pirioua thought the Russian mercenaries she saw approaching her compound in Boko-Boudeye, just outside the western Central African Republic (CAR) town of Bouar, were in the community in search of rebels who had consistently targeted the area in the first four months of the year. But she says these paramilitaries from the infamous Wagner Group had an ulterior motive—to snatch children from their families.
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Jose Rodriguez came to America looking for a brighter future. He ended up a casualty in the political battle over immigration between Texas and New York
NEW YORK — Jose Rodriguez was tired, hungry and beaten down when he crossed the border from Mexico into Texas after a two-month journey. He didn’t have money, and he didn’t have many options. Although he had originally hoped to go to Miami, he heard there was a free bus to New York. Officials told him that if he boarded the bus, there’d be help waiting for him. Rodriguez believed there was a ...
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Wendy's employee Antoine Kendrick is being charged with second degree murder after altercation with customer.
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The beachgoer believes if he had waited any longer to swim out, “those girls wouldn’t have made it.”
'Is it wrong that I like anything?': Anime fan in China says she was interrogated by police for wearing kimono
A woman in China claims that she was detained and interrogated by police after they spotted her wearing a white kimono while taking photos in Suzhou, China. On Wednesday evening, while waiting in line for a snack with her photographer, the two were suddenly surrounded by police officers in Huaihai street, a food strip popular for Japanese bars and restaurants, according to the woman.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
A Saturday night house fire on Raymond Avenue in White Settlement was intentionally set, authorities said.
- Associated Press
A once-prominent neurologist convicted last month of sexually abusing patients killed himself Monday at a New York City jail, two people familiar with the matter said. Dr. Ricardo Cruciani, 68, was found unresponsive in a shower area at the Eric M. Taylor Center, a jail at the notorious Rikers Island complex, the people said. Cruciani's lawyer, Frederick Sosinsky, confirmed in a statement that his client had died, but not the manner of death.
- The Telegraph
The Benin Bronzes must not be returned to Nigeria because the African nation profited from slavery, a US civil rights group has warned the Charity Commission.
- The Telegraph
Only the wallpaper appears to be staying. Removal men spent Monday loading up two lorries with the contents of the flat above Number 11 Downing Street that has been Boris and Carrie Johnson’s home for just over three years.
- Macon Telegraph
Authorities said the fight was sparked over a romantic partner.
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A mother is suing after she says an officer broke down her door, went inside her home and slammed her to the ground.
- LA Times
Nicole Linton's defense team disclosed that she had hurt herself before and had been involuntarily committed multiple times, prosecutors said.