Community activists are demanding a new judge be assigned to the Theodore Edgecomb trial, set to start next week. Edgecomb is accused of shooting and killing a Milwaukee attorney, but his lawyers say it was self-defense.
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Ghislaine Maxwell ends fight to keep the names of 8 'John Does' a secret after Virginia Giuffre demands they be made public
Ghislaine Maxwell will no longer stand in the way of keeping the names of 8 'John Does' sealed in the Virginia Giuffre lawsuit, her attorney said.
- 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.”
- The Daily Beast
GoFundMe/Antoinajah EdwardsWhen a 16-year-old girl was shot and killed while working at a Burger King drive-thru in Milwaukee earlier this month, the horrific news reverberated around the nation. Tens of thousands of dollars in donations poured in and Niesha Harris-Brazell’s devastated family wondered how she could be taken “in the blink of an eye.” But after spending two weeks piecing together events, investigators have made the bombshell allegation in court documents that Harris-Brazell was ki
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.
- The Fayetteville Observer
As reported, Cumberland County Sheriff Lt. Jeffrey Hash left his vehicle and shot Jason Walker. If those are the circumstances, it raises questions.
- LA Times
Thieves pilfering railroad cars is a crime that harks back to the days of horseback-riding bandits, but is fueled by a host of modern realities including homeless encampments and e-commerce.
- Fox News
Virginia’s newly sworn-in AG Jason Miyares announced investigations into the Virginia Parole Board and Loudoun County Public Schools within hours of being sworn in while also reportedly gutting the Civil Rights division in his office.
Judge Robert Adrian said five months in prison was "plenty of punishment" for sexual assault.
- The Montgomery Advertiser
Tory Johnson posted $860,000 bail after his original bail amount was increased. He was released on Saturday.
- Baltimore Sun
For 16-year-old boy’s family, questions remain and grief endures after Maryland trooper is cleared in his death
LEONARDTOWN, Md. — Just two seconds of the fatal encounter in Southern Maryland were captured on video. The clip shows 16-year-old Peyton Ham on his knees in his neighbor’s gravel driveway, bleeding from his right arm. Maryland State Police Trooper Joseph Azzari circles the teen with his gun drawn. The officer barks: “Put the knife down!” In the background, Peyton’s step-aunt and ...
The FBI identified the hostage-taker as 44-year-old British national, Malik Faisal Akram.
- LA Times
A 26-year-old who pleaded guilty to the sexual assault of a 10-year-old girl will end up in juvenile custody or be set free on probation, despite a criminal record that includes another allegation of sexual abuse of a child.
- The Telegraph
Ghislaine Maxwell and the Duke of York may have dated, friends have said, as the pair had an “easy warmth” around each other.
- 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
Ohio siblings face felony charges after they chopped down a 250-year-old tree to sell it for lumber, authorities say
The walnut tree was worth at least $28,800, the Cleveland Metroparks Police Department said. To replace the tree would cost over $100,000.
Police investigating shooting at Grandstand Casino in Billings
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
A man who held hostages at a Colleyville synagogue Saturday during a livestream service claims he was the brother of Siddiqui and demanded to speak with her.
Police are on a search in South Carolina for the person who tampered with an electronic road sign, changing its […] The post South Carolina road sign changed to display racist message, officials say appeared first on TheGrio.
Surveillance footage shows a woman left distraught after police officer shot her dog 6 times while responding to a 'barking complaint'
A Miami-based animal advocacy group said the eight-month-old dog displayed no aggression and didn't deserve to die.
- Associated Press
Former Alabama quarterback Jay Barker, who is married to country music singer Sara Evans, was arrested Saturday on a felony domestic violence charge, Tennessee authorities said. Barker, 49, was booked into a Nashville county jail early Saturday morning, according to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office website. WABM-TV in Birmingham reported that an arrest affidavit said Barker and the victim are married but separated and currently living separately.