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11 people shot in 8 bloody hours across NYC, one fatally

A person was shot near the Port Authority bus station in new-york-city” target=”_blank”>Midtown Manhattan< said. Abdoulahi Dialloand, 25 and Tawania Thomas, 27 have been taken into custody and are facing charges after cops recovered a gun, according to investigators. Hours earlier, five people were shot in one incident in the …

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Kid reporter who interviewed Obama at White House dies at 23

The student reporter who gained national acclaim when he interviewed President barack-obama” target=”_blank”>Barack Obama< in 2009 has died of natural causes, his family says. Damon Weaver was 23 when he died May 1, his sister, Candace Hardy, told the Palm Beach Post. Further details were not released. He had been …

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NYPD officers react to ban from New York City Pride parade: 'Shameful'

The president of the New York crimeDepartment’s Gay Officers Action League called the us-regions Pride Parade’s Saturday decision to ban law enforcement from the festivities “shameful.” “Their response to activist pressure is to take the low road by preventing their fellow community members from celebrating their identities and honoring the shared …

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Phoenix roller coaster stalls, prompting rescue of 22 riders: report

Riders on a roller coaster in phoenix-scottsdale-and-tempe” target=”_blank”>Phoenix< stalled, leaving 22 passengers stuck about 20 feet above the ground while the ride was on its side. “It was scary because we were sitting on the edge,” passenger Joseph Almarez, who was riding with family members, told FOX 10 of Phoenix. …

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Mollie Tibbetts' accused killer to stand trial soon in Iowa

The trial for the man accused of killing Mollie Tibbetts, a 20-year-old us-regionscollege student, is scheduled to start Monday in Scott County, Iowa, nearly three years after her crime, according to reports.  Cristhian Bahena Rivera, 26, allegedly crime” target=”_blank”>stabbed<Tibbetts while she was on an evening run on July 18, 2018, in …

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Minnesota city OKs police changes following Daunte Wright shooting death

The city council in Brooklyn Center, us-regions, approved a number of crime Saturday night as part of the repercussions of the April 11 police shooting death of Daunte Wright, which drew national attention. The changes include the creation of a new state-and-local” target=”_blank”>department of public safety<, including whether unarmed officers …

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Virginia girl, 12, reported missing, prompting FBI alert

A 12-year-old us-regions girl has been reported missing-persons” target=”_blank”>missing< to issue an alert on Twitter on Saturday night. The girl was identified as Olivia Grace Green, who authorities say was last seen Thursday in Powhatan, Virginia, about 137 miles south of Washington, D.C. Authorities were additionally concerned because Olivia was …

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