An Oklahoma Black man was left shaken after he was detained by police officers and handcuffed at gunpoint when they responded to a phony 911 call, alleging he whipped out a weapon during a road rage incident. The confrontation unfolded on June 15 after a caller reported to a 911 dispatcher that a “Black guy ... in a red Chevy Suburban” pulled a gun on him.
One resident’s security camera captured footage from inside a building near Miami before it collapsed early Wednesday morning. @AgendaFreeTV I am a resident of one of the condos on the side of the collapse. This is a video from my camera footage inside from the start of the collapse until the lose of connection (I was away from the building today).
A massive manhunt is underway Thursday in Daytona Beach, Fla., for a man who allegedly shot a police officer in the head. The 26-year-old officer, who has not been publicly identified, was on “proactive patrol” around 9 p.m. Wednesday when he approached a 2016 Honda, Daytona Beach Police Chief Jakari Young said at a press conference.
City Councilman Brad Lander was enjoying a solid lead Wednesday in the Democratic primary race for comptroller, staying well ahead of Council Speaker Corey Johnson in an unofficial count of first-place votes. The progressive Brooklyn councilman had about 31% of the vote compared to 22% for Johnson, with 84% of precincts reporting.
A group of cows intent on milking the most out of their last moments busted out of a California slaughterhouse and stampeded through Pico Rivera Tuesday night, leaving at least one person hospitalized. The sheriff’s department in a tweet warned residents that the cows were also spotted “loose” on Beverly Road and Durfee Avenue and encouraged people to stay away from the area.
Prosecutors say the husband stalked and threatened his previous wife in the Dominican Republic A 49-year-old woman in New York who was beaten senseless with a crowbar by her jealous husband, succumbed to her injuries on Friday. The incident took place on the morning of 14 June when Julio Aponte, 63, bashed the head of his wife Maria Kelly at a Washington Heights bus stop.
A sheriff’s deputy in Eastern Oregon shot and killed a pet chimpanzee after it attacked a woman, according to the Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office. At around 8 a.m. on Sunday, the chimp began attacking Brogoitti’s daughter prompting Tamara, 68, to call 911.
Guess who’s coming to dinner? His unwitting host was Ratchadawan Puengprasoppon, who was awakened by her unexpected guest. Boonchuay, who put his head through a wall and used his trunk to toss kitchen drawers and knock cooking equipment onto the floor, reportedly did more than $1,500 in damage during a previous visit.
Who wants to be a billionaire? Not Julia Yonkowski. At least not the way it happened. “I know most people would think they won the lottery but I was horrified,” Yonkowski said. Video: How to plan for a Social Security shortfall (CNBC)
A young child died in a drowning incident in North Carolina on Father’s Day, officials said. “Any loss of a child is a terrible tragedy, especially on a special event such as Father’s Day,” Sheriff Ronnie Ingram said in a statement Sunday.
NEW YORK — Coronavirus infection rates fell again Saturday to new all-time lows in New York state.“ New Yorkers are getting a new lease on life as we defeat this pandemic and reopen our state’s economy for the future,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. The seven-day average test rate dropped to 0.39%, a figure that has decreased every day for more than two months now.
A Florida man has been arrested for “recklessly” vandalizing a recently unveiled LGBTQ Pride intersection in Delray Beach after participating in a pro-Trump rally, according to police. On Monday, Jerich was driving one of around 30 vehicles that took part in a pro-Trump demonstration, celebrating the former president’s birthday.
Nine members of same family identified as victims in deadly North Carolina tubing accident, search underway for two still missing
A family set out for a day of tubing and fun on the water in North Carolina earlier this week, but as of Saturday, only four of them have returned alive. The group of nine were floating along Dan River in Eden Wednesday evening when they dropped over an 8-foot dam near the Duke Energy Steam Station.
Senior NYC firefighter is promoted and awarded $100K after winning lawsuit that said he was sidelined because of letters he wrote in 2007 criticizing the FDNY's positive discrimination push
Deputy Assistant Chief of Operations Michael Gala's lawsuit against the city was reportedly resolved last month Under the resolution Gala was promoted to Assistant Chief and received $95,000 plus $6,000 in backpay from the city Gala filed the suit last fall claiming his career was stalled because of critical letters he wrote about the FDNY's hiring practices in 2007 and 2011
In the aftermath of a boozy boating crash in 2019, Paul Murdaugh, who was arrested and charged in connection with the fatal incident, started getting death threats from strangers online. On June 7, both he and his mother were shot and killed on their sprawling 1,770-acre property in North Carolina.
A wild bear that created chaos for eight hours in Japan on Friday, including injuring four people at a military base, has been shot dead. “Since then, there have been multiple sightings and some have been injured,” the tweet continued, according to a translation.
Search-and-rescue teams in Danville, N.C., have recovered the bodies of three individuals who went missing while going tubing near a dam. Two others have yet to be found. Officials from Danville and the neighboring Rockingham County are working together to find the remains of the tubers.
Police arrested a suspect in Arizona after he allegedly killed one person, shot four others and caused nine others to be injured when he opened fire from the window of his car in a 90-minute drive-by shooting spree on Thursday in the West Valley. At around 12:30 p.m. local time, authorities from the Surprise Police Department received reports of an active shooter in the area about 20 miles northwest of Phoenix.
A traffic stop in Georgia exploded into gunfire on Thursday, leaving both the police officer and suspect dead. So far, there is little information available on what prompted the early-morning violence in Holly Springs, a suburb about 37 miles northwest of Atlanta. Neither the officer nor the suspect, described only as a male, have been identified.