California sheriff says 2 gang members arrested in execution-style killing of 6 relatives, including baby

February 03, 2023 at 22:18

Two gang members have been arrested in connection with the massacre of six people, including a baby, inside a California home, one after a gunfight with authorities. Tulare County Sheriff Mike Boudreaux said Noah David Beard, 25, was taken into custody with...

Louisiana $45M funding bill seeks to draw insurers to hurricane-battered state

February 03, 2023 at 22:16

A $45 million funding bill to address soaring homeowner insurance rates in hurricane-battered Louisiana is up for debate Friday in the state's Senate. If approved by lawmakers meeting in a special session, the measure, backed by Insurance Commissioner Jim D...

Burst pipeline at Nevada gold mine kills 1, injures 1

February 03, 2023 at 22:13

Two miners were trying to remove a water pipeline at a gold mine in northeast Nevada last month when the pipe burst, killing one and injuring the other, according to a preliminary report issued by federal safety investigators. Alejandro Castaneda, 49, who h...

Virginia Senate Democrats kill Youngkin-backed bill on school awards

February 03, 2023 at 22:11

Virginia Senate Democrats this week voted down a priority measure for Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin that would have required student and parental notification about certain scholastic awards. Youngkin sought the legislation in response to concerns about ho...

Indiana Supreme Court grants manslaughter convict new trial

February 03, 2023 at 22:10

The Indiana Supreme Court has granted a new trial for a man convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the fatal 2019 shooting of another man outside a northern Indiana bar. Kyle Doroszko, 22, was convicted of involuntary manslaughter and sentenced to 12½ yea...

Newark FBI office in contact with local police over city councilwoman's murder: 'We will do all we can'

February 03, 2023 at 22:05

The FBI has said it is willing to assist in the ongoing investigation into the murder of New Jersey Councilmember Eunice Dwumfour, who was gunned down in her vehicle outside her suburban apartment complex, officials confirmed. "Should they ask us for any as...

Albuquerque Police Department tweets slammed by some as intimidation

February 03, 2023 at 21:59

The Albuquerque Police Department is making no apologies for official tweets that have been criticized by some, including city officials, as inappropriate. Most of the tweets were in response to Doug Peterson, whose company is considered the largest landlor...

Florida police arrest homeless man suspected of raping 80-year-old cancer patient

February 03, 2023 at 21:58

A manhunt for a suspect who police in Florida believe raped an elderly cancer patient came to an end Friday morning following the arrest of a homeless man. In a Facebook post on Friday, police in Ocala said they arrested 31-year-old Taquino Williams for all...

Mississippi police arrest 5 protesters after city hall dispute

February 03, 2023 at 21:56

Five people have been arrested following a confrontation between police and protestors in a south Mississippi city over the October death of a Black teenager who was shot by police. The arrest followed protests Thursday at a city building in Gulfport, where...

Bodies found in Michigan missing rappers case headed for autopsy

February 03, 2023 at 21:54

Three bodies found in a vacant Detroit-area apartment building during an investigation into the disappearance of three aspiring rappers have been moved to a medical examiner's office for autopsies, state police said Friday. Michigan State Police Lt. Mike Sh...

US Capitol Police ramp up security ahead of Biden's State of the Union address

February 03, 2023 at 21:48

CNN —US Capitol Police are ramping up security for President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address to Congress next week, including adding a non-scalable fence around the Capitol grounds, according to two sources familiar with the plans. Intelligence offic...

Eliza Fletcher murder: Suspected killer Cleotha Henderson pleads not guilty to kidnapping and murder charges

February 03, 2023 at 21:32

Cleotha Henderson, the man accused of killing Eliza Fletcher in Memphis, Tennessee in September 2022 after allegedly kidnapping her, has pleaded not guilty. Henderson, 38, also known by Cleotha Abston, was indicted by a grand jury on charges of first-degree...

Recreational marijuana sales in Missouri officially begin

February 03, 2023 at 21:18

Recreational marijuana sales in Missouri officially began Friday after the state health department unexpectedly began issuing dispensary permits early. Medical marijuana has been legal in the state since a ballot measure passed in 2018, but voters went a st...

Missing Dallas Zoo monkeys found in closet of an abandoned home, cops arrest suspect at aquarium

February 03, 2023 at 21:15

Missing monkeys from the Dallas Zoo were found in a closet of an abandoned home, and local police took a man they believe is responsible into custody at the Dallas World Aquarium, near other animal exhibits. Dallas police received a tip that Irvin was at th...

Residential care facility faces $10,000 fine after Iowa funeral director finds woman pronounced dead gasping for air in body bag

February 03, 2023 at 20:54

CNN —An Iowa Alzheimer’s care facility is facing a $10,000 fine after pronouncing a woman dead who was later found alive when a funeral director unzipped her body bag, according to documents from the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals. The 66-year-o...

California doctor stabbed to death on scenic bike ride remembered by colleagues for saving 'many lives'

February 03, 2023 at 20:51

Staffers who worked with a Southern California emergency room physician authorities say was killed by a motorist in a bizarre attack while on an afternoon bicycle ride called him an "amazing doctor." Co-workers at Providence Mission Hospital Laguna Beach to...

Family 'happy' with Texas man's death sentence in triple murder of 4-year-old, parents: 'This is for baby Ray'

February 03, 2023 at 20:28

A Texas man's death sentence in a brutal triple murder that claimed a four-year-old child among the victims was met with approval by surviving family members. "This is for baby Ray. All of this is for baby Ray." TEXAS MAN SENTENCED FOR CHILD SEX CRIMES HE C...

Florida murder suspect arrested in missing Lyft driver's car after North Carolina police chase

February 03, 2023 at 20:28

Gary Levin, a 74-year-old Lyft driver from Palm Beach Gardens in Florida, hasn't been in touch with his family since last month. On Thursday, his family says deputies in North Carolina chased his car at high speeds through three counties. It crashed, and th...

Major Florida hospital hit by possible ransomware attack

February 03, 2023 at 19:57

A major hospital system in northern Florida said Friday it is diverting some emergency room patients and canceling surgeries after a security problem with information technology. Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare said the issue began effecting its systems lat...

Memphis Zoo's giant panda Le Le dies after 20 years

February 03, 2023 at 19:55

Giant panda Le Le has died, the Memphis Zoo announced Friday. The panda, born July 18, 1998, died Wednesday, zoo spokesperson Rebecca Winchester said in an email. His cause of death has yet to be determined as a medical investigation is pending, the zoo sai...