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Oxford High School student escaped likely death by running from bathroom, source says
Oxford High School student escaped likely death by running from bathroom, source says
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:42:30Z

The killer fatally shot Justin Shilling, 17, inside a bathroom at the high school, after which a second student escaped, the Free Press has learned.

Why Ugandan troops have entered DR Congo - again
Why Ugandan troops have entered DR Congo - again
  • World
  • 2021-12-04 00:41:35Z

Previous incursions have led to accusations of looting and abuse, so will it be different this time?

2 dead, 2 critically injured in Townsend homicide that ended in crash, suspect in custody
2 dead, 2 critically injured in Townsend homicide that ended in crash, suspect in custody
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:39:42Z

Two people are dead and two are in critical condition after what police are deeming a domestic-related incident.

Salem police charge man after dead body discovered in trunk
Salem police charge man after dead body discovered in trunk
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:34:54Z

Salem Police say there was no foul play in the death, but charged a man with abuse of a corpse after moving his body.

Des Moines police investigating rumored threat of weapon at Roosevelt High School
Des Moines police investigating rumored threat of weapon at Roosevelt High School
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:34:22Z

So far, there has been no indication that the rumored threat was credible, according to a Des Moines Public Schools spokesperson.

SFPD search for shooter
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:33:00Z

Dec. 3-Santa Fe police are searching for a shooter who wounded a man Wednesday evening near the 1200 block of Senda del Valle. Officers were dispatched to...

State Police: Fleeing man entered school campus
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:33:00Z

Dec. 3-A Santa Fe school was placed on a brief lockdown Wednesday after a man fled during a traffic stop and ran onto the campus of El Camino Real Academy...

Parag Agrawal: Why Indian-born CEOs dominate Silicon Valley
Parag Agrawal: Why Indian-born CEOs dominate Silicon Valley

Parag Agrawal, Twitter's new CEO, is the latest of several Indian-Americans leading global tech firms.

Rio Arriba County Sheriff sentenced to 3 years, taken into custody
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:32:00Z

Dec. 3-State District Judge Kathleen McGarry Ellenwood sentenced former Rio Arriba County Sheriff James Lujan to three years in prison followed by a year and...

Commissioner who approved $1,000 bail for Darrell E. Brooks Jr. reassigned to non-criminal division
Commissioner who approved $1,000 bail for Darrell E. Brooks Jr. reassigned to non-criminal division
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:31:59Z

Cedric Cornwall, a court commissioner since 2005, will move from the criminal division to handling non-criminal matters in civil or family court.

Wanted in Michigan school shooting, parents of shooting suspect have Jacksonville-area ties
Wanted in Michigan school shooting, parents of shooting suspect have Jacksonville-area ties
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:31:38Z

James and Jennifer Crumbley once lived in Atlantic Beach, and James attended Fletcher High School in the 1990s.

Involuntary manslaughter: What charges mean against Oxford shooting suspect
Involuntary manslaughter: What charges mean against Oxford shooting suspect's parents
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:27:10Z

Ethan Crumbley's parents face involuntary manslaughter charges following the Oxford High School shooting that left four dead. Here's what that means.

U.S., Russia make progress toward resolving diplomats spat -State Dept
U.S., Russia make progress toward resolving diplomats spat -State Dept

The United States and Russia have made progress toward resolving a stand-off over staffing at their respective embassies, resulting in Washington ending a...

Shooter in Colorado rampage that killed 10 deemed unfit to stand trial
Shooter in Colorado rampage that killed 10 deemed unfit to stand trial
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:24:03Z

A Colorado judge on Friday ruled that a man accused of killing 10 people in a supermarket shooting in March is incompetent to stand trial. Boulder County...

Wichita Falls man convicted of two counts of child rape
Wichita Falls man convicted of two counts of child rape
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:21:11Z

A Wichita Falls man was found guilty of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old boy.

Court denies Seminole Tribe
Court denies Seminole Tribe's request to halt gambling ruling as it pursues appeal
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:20:16Z

A District of Columbia appellate court panel late Friday dealt another blow to the Seminole Tribe of Florida's efforts to control online sports betting in...

Officer killed, suspect wounded in Dallas-area shooting
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:18:34Z

A shooting outside a suburban Dallas supermarket left a police officer dead and a suspect wounded on Friday, authorities said. It happened about 1:40 p.m...

Police arrest burglary suspect
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:17:00Z

Dec. 3-VALDOSTA - Police arrested a burglary suspect Wednesday. At about 11 a.m., officers responded to Loganberry Circle after a woman called 911 to report ...

Government Shutdown 2021 Update: How Could a Default Affect Interest Rates?
Government Shutdown 2021 Update: How Could a Default Affect Interest Rates?

Now that a government shutdown has been averted -- for now -- the next focus is the potential threat of the U.S. defaulting on its debt, and the impact it...

Democratic Socialists Decline To Expel Rep. Jamaal Bowman Over Israel Stances
Democratic Socialists Decline To Expel Rep. Jamaal Bowman Over Israel Stances

Bowman, a New York Democrat, met with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett in November. The visit angered members of the DSA political group.

Clovis man to receive nearly $1 million settlement in police brutality case
Clovis man to receive nearly $1 million settlement in police brutality case
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:14:43Z

The alleged incident of police brutality by a Clovis officer started off as a call over an overturned trash can.

Maxwell accuser was frequently at Epstein
Maxwell accuser was frequently at Epstein's Florida mansion, ex-property manager says
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:14:27Z

The woman who claims she was just 14 when Ghislaine Maxwell began "grooming" her to have sex with Jeffrey Epstein was a frequent visitor to Florida mansion

Former Suring substitute teacher and Village Board member pleads guilty to federal child sex abuse charges
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:12:18Z

37-year-old John Fredenburgh, a former substitute teacher with the Suring school district, may face between 10 and 30 years in prison for child sexual abuse.

Mom of ISU grad student Jelani Day enlists civil rights attorney Ben Crump to urge FBI investigation into her son's death. 'I need to know what happened.'
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:10:00Z

Jelani Day, who was last seen alive in Bloomington, Illinois, on Aug. 24, was reported missing the next day by his mother, Carmen Bolden Day. One-hundred...

Three men arrested in Limestone County on drug charges
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:08:00Z

Dec. 3-ATHENS - Three men were in Limestone County Jail on Friday facing drug and stolen property charges, according to a release from the Limestone County...

Jussie Smollett judge, defense attorney differ on lunging claim
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:08:00Z

It was a jaw-dropping moment in an already dramatic trial: An attorney for Jussie Smollett said in court that, just moments before, the judge presiding over ...

Man dies after long standoff in Southwest Decatur
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:06:00Z

Dec. 3-A daylong standoff in Southwest Decatur involving a man and Decatur SWAT members ended in the man's dead and fire damage to the house following a...

Eva man arrested
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:06:00Z

Dec. 3-An Eva man was in Morgan County Jail on Friday after being arrested during a residential break-in, according to the Morgan County Sheriff's Office...

Cameron Lamb
Cameron Lamb's family, community gather, marking two years since he was shot by police
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:04:13Z

Lamb's family released nine balloons into the sky, representing the nine seconds it took for police to shoot and kill him.

Ipswich contractor pleads guilty to $1.8M payroll tax scheme
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:02:00Z

Dec. 3-BOSTON - An Ipswich man who owned and operated numerous Massachusetts businesses pleaded guilty Thursday in connection with charges that he...

Cheapest Flights Across the US Around the Holidays and New Year
Cheapest Flights Across the US Around the Holidays and New Year

If air travel is in your future during this holiday season, you might be wondering how badly the airfare will strain your bank account. The good news is that...

Wisconsin
Wisconsin's Democratic governor vetos GOP anti-abortion bills

Wisconsin's Democratic Gov. Tony Evers on Friday vetoed five anti-abortion bills passed by the Republican-controlled state legislature. Why it matters: The...

Oklahoma governor denies clemency for death row inmate
Oklahoma governor denies clemency for death row inmate
  • US
  • 2021-12-04 00:00:06Z

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt denied clemency on Friday for a death row inmate sentenced to die for the 1985 shooting death of a Putnam City schoolteacher. The ...

Woman found dead of gunshot wounds in Phoenix
Woman found dead of gunshot wounds in Phoenix
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:59:19Z

The victim was identified as 34-year-old Michelle Tate.

Governor apologizes for Nevada
Governor apologizes for Nevada's role in Indigenous schools
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:55:41Z

When it was time for Winona James to return to school, her family hid her in brush near their home in the Carson Valley to prevent officials from the Stewart...

Indianapolis police officer charged with drunken driving off duty that ended in crash
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:54:04Z

IMPD announced on Friday that Gregory Ressino has been charged with driving a car while intoxicated.

Bedford woman charged after police find mother's body
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:48:00Z

Dec. 3-A Bedford woman has been charged with "abuse of a corpse" after keeping her mother's body in her home for months after the older woman's death. The...

Pharmacist stabbed his boss while working at military base in Missouri, feds say
Pharmacist stabbed his boss while working at military base in Missouri, feds say
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:46:06Z

He's accused of stabbing his sergeant supervisor repeatedly in the head and body.

Trump upset with ex-aide Mark Meadows for spilling the beans on positive COVID-19 test before debate with Biden: report

Former President Donald Trump is reportedly boiling mad at former aide Mark Meadows for disclosing that Trump tested positive for COVID-19 in the days before...

More guns and fewer police officers blamed for spike in homicides
More guns and fewer police officers blamed for spike in homicides
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:45:00Z

The violence is often claiming the lives of innocent children.

Cedar Park police: Suspect sought after woman run over during purse-snatching incident
Cedar Park police: Suspect sought after woman run over during purse-snatching incident
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:44:45Z

Cedar Park police are searching for Clifton Gadison, who is a suspect in an incident in which a woman's purse was snatched and she was then run over.

Chinese American woman alleges she faced
Chinese American woman alleges she faced 'abuse,' 'Cadet COVID' nickname at New Mexico police academy
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:42:25Z

A Chinese American woman who was in training to become an Albuquerque police cadet in New Mexico alleges in a lawsuit that she was racially discriminated...

Cascade County issues flood risk warning to Gibson Flats area following fires
Cascade County issues flood risk warning to Gibson Flats area following fires

Gibson Flats is at high risk of flash flooding and mudflows following the fires and the county urges residents to secure flood insurance.

Jelani Day
Jelani Day's mother begs for FBI to take over her son's death investigation
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:40:29Z

Carmen Day, Jelani Day's mother, pleaded for the FBI to take over her son's death investigation. Jelani's body was found in the Illinois River Sept. 04.

Visalia Kmart killer convicted of murder as coworkers, friends remember 'loyal friend'
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:40:09Z

Jeremy Kelchoian, 47, will likely spend the rest of his life behind bars as a result of the deadly department store violence.

Don
Don't let new hybrid workplaces keep the old systemic racism

Systemic racism is nothing new in America, and the effects of unconscious racial bias have long created inequity in the workplace. Statistics help tell the ...

Contact tracing revs up in some states as omicron reaches US
Contact tracing revs up in some states as omicron reaches US
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:39:27Z

The arrival of the omicron variant of the coronavirus in the U.S. has health officials in some communities reviving contact tracing operations in an attempt ...

Metaverse Virtual Real Estate is Booming: What
Metaverse Virtual Real Estate is Booming: What's the Appeal?

Metaverse virtual real estate is the new big winner in the crypto world, as leading virtual worlds recorded more than $100 million in NFT land sales in the...

Smell that sickened Carson residents was likely caused by warehouse fire, officials say
Smell that sickened Carson residents was likely caused by warehouse fire, officials say

The air quality district issued violation notices to four companies and L.A. County over a smell from the Dominguez Channel that has sickened Carson...

State board revokes former DASO deputy
State board revokes former DASO deputy's law enforcement certification
  • US
  • 2021-12-03 23:36:41Z

The New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy moved to revoke Vincent Lopez's certification after a lengthy closed session.

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