Charleston church gunman Dylann Roof’s sister in knife….

Dylann Roof is on death row in Indiana after pleading guilty to nine counts of murder over the 2015 church shooting The sister of the man convicted of a mass shooting at a South Carolina church has been arrested for carrying a knife at her school in Columbia, SC. Morgan Roof, 18, was also charged [...]

2018-03-15T13:55:51+00:00 March 15th, 2018|

1 dead after school bus plunges into Alabama ravine

A charter bus carrying high school students from the Houston area crashed early Tuesday and killed one person, authorities said. An Alabama state trooper said the bus driver died at the scene on Interstate 10 close to the to the Florida state line. The bus was carrying band members of Channelview High School who were [...]

2018-03-13T21:39:12+00:00 March 13th, 2018|

1 officer shot dead, 2 injured in Missouri standoff

One police officer was killed and two others were injured late Tuesday during a shooting at a Missouri home, authorities said. Investigators said officer Christopher Ryan Morton died after responding to a 911 call in the town of Clinton, after hearing two women screaming in the background. The gunman fired at officers from inside the [...]

2018-03-07T13:46:27+00:00 March 7th, 2018|

Texas man gets 12 years in prison for stomping, throwing puppy

Andrew Callaway was sentenced to 12 years in prison for violating his probation after he stomped and threw a puppy. March 2 (UPI) -- A Texas man was sentenced to 12 years in prison for violating his probation when he stomped and threw a puppy, which then had to be euthanized because of its injuries. [...]

2018-03-03T12:22:58+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|

San Diego hires homeless for $11.50 p/hour

San Diego launched a new program this week that will pay homeless people $11.50 per hour to pick up trash off the city's streets. The Wheels for Change program began Monday with about a dozen workers who had been living at one of San Diego's tented homeless shelters. They were transported to the city's downtown [...]

2018-03-01T13:49:52+00:00 March 1st, 2018|

Suspect arrested in brutal killing of teen left for dead ‘not mad at her,’ report says

One of the two suspects arrested in the brutal killing of a 19-year-old woman left for dead near a rural road outside San Francisco reportedly said in a jailhouse interview that he is not mad at her and did not mean to kill her. Daniel Gross, 19, told KTVU in an exclusive jailhouse interview that he did [...]

2018-02-15T15:39:35+00:00 February 15th, 2018|

McDonald’s fires employee for cursing at state trooper in drive-thru lane

A McDonald's worker in Illinois reportedly remarked "F the police" upon seeing the state trooper.  (Reuters) A McDonald’s employee in Illinois has been fired after cursing at a state trooper who stopped by the restaurant for a bite to eat. The employee was working at one of the restaurant’s locations in Normal on Monday when [...]

2018-02-14T15:07:28+00:00 February 14th, 2018|

Two Ohio police officers killed responding to a call, officials say

Police officers taking part in a procession from Westerville Police Department to the Franklin County Morgue on Saturday, after two officers died in the line of duty. Photo courtesy Franklin County Sheriff D. Baldwin/Twitter‏ Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Two Westerville, Ohio, police officers were killed Saturday morning while responding to a call, officials said. The incident [...]

2018-02-11T13:19:13+00:00 February 11th, 2018|

Fire station tour fatal for Arizona toddler

Fire station tour fatal for Arizona toddler  2018-02-07 10:39 UTC by The Republic | PHOENIX — A toddler died from injuries suffered while touring a Scottsdale Fire Department station this past weekend, city officials confirmed Tuesday. The boy, just under 2 years old, was mortally injured Saturday by apparatus bay doors at the Scottsdale Fire Station at 1901 [...]

2018-02-07T16:48:08+00:00 February 7th, 2018|

Cornell University frat disciplined for sex contest dubbed ‘Pig Roast’

Cornell University frat disciplined for sex contest dubbed 'Pig Roast' February 08, 2018 2:00 AM A Cornell University fraternity chapter has been put on two-year probation for holding a sex contest that members dubbed the ‘pig roast’ in reference to the weight of the women they slept with, the New York Post reported. A fraternity [...]

2018-02-07T14:48:56+00:00 February 7th, 2018|