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Prosecutor has no compassion for serial killer

Donald Harvey was allegedly beaten Tuesday afternoon at the Toledo Correctional Institution in OH, where he is serving time for murder. A spokeswoman for Ohio's prison system says Harvey was found badly beaten Tuesday, March 28, 2017, . They'd have a resident do that. He claimed he began acting out of compassion for terminally ill patients, WCPO reports . "The doctors go and spend all these years in school". Read More

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Driver in custody after trying to ram Capitol Police cruiser

In October 2013, 34-year-old Miriam Carey was shot and killed by law enforcement after she hit a security barrier and a Secret Service officer outside the White House, leading police on a chase that ended near the Capitol. Fox News is told at least one officer fired a weapon at this point. Nearly exactly one year ago, police shot a man after he pulled a weapon at a US Capitol checkpoint. Read More

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No Leggings Allowed on United Flights?

No Leggings Allowed on United Flights?

Watts said she was waiting to board a plane to Mexico for vacation when she overheard a female gate agent deny entry to a young girl wearing gray leggings and saying "I don't make the rules, I just enforce them". They wear yoga trousers all of the time when flying. "We remind all of our employees to review pass travel attire requirements before using their travel privileges", one of the tweets read. Read More

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Part Of Las Vegas Strip Closed For Shooting Investigation

Shortly after 11 a.m., KSNV reported that at least one victim of a shooting had been transported to University Medical Center trauma in unknown condition. Hadfield said the casino properties in the area have been co-operating by keeping people from exiting through their front doors onto the Strip. According to USA Today , the robbery took place just before 3 a.m. Read More

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Suspect In Sacramento Quadruple Homicide Detained In San Francisco

Suspect In Sacramento Quadruple Homicide Detained In San Francisco

The relative had been unable to reach the victims, he said . Police say a man suspected in the killings of two adults and two juveniles in Sacramento has been arrested. The San Francisco Police Department has confirmed that it is helping the Sacramento Police Department with the investigation. The woman was going through a "very hard divorce" according to a relative who spoke to NBC . Read More

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Meals on Wheels cuts would be shortsighted

Meals on Wheels cuts would be shortsighted

Toscano said the nonprofit service, which served 66,000 meals in this area a year ago, not only provides nourishment and visits to low-income homebound residents, many of them elderly, but it also saves money. "We rely on the support of all of the individuals, foundations and businesses in our community". "I'm more mobile than I had been, but it's still nice having this service", he said, adding he expects surgeries in the future that could render him immobile for months. Read More

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Deputy Killed in Baton Rouge Community

Deputy Killed in Baton Rouge Community

Deputies with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office were called to salon to investigate a reported incident. "I rise today with a saddened heart for my friend and comrade Sgt. Details regarding the initial investigation have not yet been released. Wiley was sentenced to four months in jail following a 2010 conviction for unlawfully tattooing a minor, according to online 19th Judicial District Court records. Read More

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The Hunt Continues for Missing Teen Allegedly Kidnapped By Her Teacher

Rowland and his colleagues have reasons to believe that ex-school teacher might have planned Thomas's abduction from the very beginning. School officials assured Mr. "Call for help I think was her exact words", James Thomas said. "As for what we have seen since then, we have got nothing", DeVine said. As of Monday morning, agents said they have received 250 tips from 24 states. Read More

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Billionaire David Rockefeller passes away at the age of 101

Billionaire David Rockefeller passes away at the age of 101

His grandfather was the pious but ruthless creator of Standard Oil, the company which exploited near-monopoly control of America's nascent oil industry until it was broken up in 1911 by Theodore Roosevelt's "trustbusters". He was vital in helping solve the city's fiscal crisis in the 1970's and was one of the driving forces behind the creation of the World Trade Center . Read More

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Badgers Upset Villanova in Second Round of NCAA Tournament

Badgers Upset Villanova in Second Round of NCAA Tournament

How the committee made their picks (maybe RPI and strength of schedule over KenPom and other metrics), I'm not sure. All five Wildcats starters were in double figures and the team shot 58.1 percent from the field. On their first possession of the game, guard Justin Bibbs splashed a three-pointer and was fouled in the process. And when they fell to the Bulldogs for a second time , they shot just 25 percent from behind the arc. Read More

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Oklahoma Senator charged with child prostitution of teen boy

Oklahoma Senator charged with child prostitution of teen boy

Ralph Shortey, 35, was charged with engaging in child prostitution, engaging in prostitution within 1,000 feet of a church, and transporting a minor for prostitution. "We will wait for the investigation to be completed before commenting on the charges, but right now our thoughts and prayers are with the young man who appears to be the victim in this situation." . Read More

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Jeff Sessions on Marijuana: Drug is 'Only Slightly Less Awful' than Heroin

It is customary for US attorneys to offer their resignations when a new president has been elected, particularly when there has been a political party change. Overdose deaths more than tripled between 2010 and 2014. The attorney general ignored such research, however. "I'm astonished to hear people say we can solve our heroin crisis by having more marijuana", Sessions said. Read More

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Timeline: Snow system moves out, lake effect moves in

Timeline: Snow system moves out, lake effect moves in

Sunday and early Monday, department spokesman Mark Back said. Could be significant amounts of snow for the morning commute. As of 7 a.m. Tuesday, O'Hare had gotten 4.9 inches of snow in 24 hours, Seeley said. Lake-effect snow develops when sufficiently cold air blows across the relatively warm waters of the Great Lakes, but this usually happens when winds are from the northwest. Read More

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Can Your Raw Cheese Plate Kill You?

Can Your Raw Cheese Plate Kill You?

The outbreak, which dates back to September, resulted in hospitalization in all six cases, according to the Centers for Disease Control . These symptoms normally appear a few days after people consumed a contaminated product. Product photos of all Vulto Cheese products being recalled along with a brief description are attached. Older people and those with a weak immune system can die from listeria , especially if it is not caught in time. Read More

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Flags ordered to half-staff in honor of Harrisburg Fire Lt. Dennis DeVoe

Flags ordered to half-staff in honor of Harrisburg Fire Lt. Dennis DeVoe

The fire, which broke out around 7:45 p.m. Friday night, was ruled accidental and attributed to a hoverboard plugged in to recharge on the first floor, where family members were also present, Harrisburg Fire Chief Brian Enterline said. She was later arrested when she showed up to the hospital for treatment of her injuries. Police said Kendall was under the influence, and fled the scene. Read More

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US troops join the fight against ISIS in Syria

US troops join the fight against ISIS in Syria

In spite of some differences in the past between the Syrian Army and the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a new understanding between them has been established in the face of a common Turkish threat, Fars News reported . The US has clarified that it is taking measures to avoid clashes between the YPG and Turkish forces. But when Kurdish People Protection Units (YPG) emerged as reliable factions, the USA opted to render support to this group, and allied rebel fighters, which ... Read More

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Derrick Walton pushes MI into Big Ten title game

Derrick Walton pushes MI into Big Ten title game

The Spartans finished sixth with 13 points and a record of 3-14-3-1. That didn't matter, and MI cruised to a 75-55 victory over the Illini behind 19 points from Derrick Walton Jr . Nigel Hayes led the team with 18 points on 7 of 11 shooting with a pair of threes and 10 rebounds for the double-double. Hayes has missed a few practices of late with a groin injury. Read More

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NYC Snow Totals: How Many Inches Fell Friday?

Tonight , a 40 percent chance of showers is forecast , with lows in the lower 50s. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Sunday night will see a 20 percent chance of snow showers. Northwest wind 9 to 13 miles per hour. Northeast wind around 5 miles per hour becoming northwest in the afternoon. Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Read More

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Alaska Airlines-Virgin America adds direct New Orleans to San Francisco flight

Alaska Airlines-Virgin America adds direct New Orleans to San Francisco flight

Alaska-Virgin is adding a total 13 new nonstop flights to the Bay Area, according to a news release, marking the airline's largest single new market announcement. Last week, United Airlines announced plans to make its nonstop New Orleans-San Francisco flight available year-round. "Like both of these great airlines, we have a passion for creating exceptional travel experiences, and we are thrilled that our guests can now enjoy more destinations from Alaska and Virgin America". Read More

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House Democratic Women Are Staging a Walkout for 'Day Without a Woman '

House Democratic Women Are Staging a Walkout for 'Day Without a Woman '

I'm not convinced that skipping work is the yardstick by which to measure the current strength of whatever it was that inspired women - and men - to march together that chilly January morning. If you're in the city, take some time to dine and drink in support of women. Trump took to Twitter on Wednesday and asked followers to join him in "honoring the critical role of women" in the USA and around the world. Read More

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Mom of Notorious BIG says she knows who killed her son

Mom of Notorious BIG says she knows who killed her son

In his Instagram post, Diddy revealed plans to edit together fan submissions to produce "something special" in honor of his friend's passing. Both murders remain unsolved, and shrouded in conspiracy theories. At the time of his death , singer Faith Evans was married to Wallace and she recently recorded a 25-track album of duets with the rapper titled "The King & I". Read More

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'People Pleaser' Injects Pregnant Mother With Heroin During Labor

'People Pleaser' Injects Pregnant Mother With Heroin During Labor

Also arrested was 37 year old woman, Rhianna Frenette of Belmont who allegedly gave the expectant mother the speedball while she was in labor. Farruggia wept in court Wednesday while being charged with felony reckless conduct. According to the affidavit, Farruggia said she started having contractions, went to the bathroom and lay on the floor. To tiresome out the pain, the woman asked Frenette to inject her with a cocktail of narcotics. Read More

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Wilson leads No. 5 SC over Kentucky 89-77

Wilson leads No. 5 SC over Kentucky 89-77

We just have to come out and play the way we've been playing. Herbert Harrigan scored a career-high 17 points, 14 in the first half, and was nearly flawless from the field. "At the end of the game , we had every opportunity to win the game". "It's an incredible feeling". The fans likely helped the Gamecocks in their previous victory this season against Mississippi State. Read More

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Kentucky House passes bill on charter schools

Kentucky House passes bill on charter schools

Jim DeCesare, R-Bowling Green, which provide the state Labor Secretary broad discretion about what wage complaints to investigate - or whether to investigate. They would have to be authorized by local school boards and adhere to some state regulations, but would be exempt from many other regulations public schools must follow. Read More

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Rand Paul still searching for Obamacare replacement bill

Rand Paul still searching for Obamacare replacement bill

Jan Schakowsky , a Democrat from IL. Take it to the bank, GOP leaders are all but declaring: The House will vote to repeal and replace by the end of this month. "I said I liked to get a copy and they said, 'No go.' She wouldn't tell us anything really ", Paul said. I think that's why it's top secret. "You will have to pay a fine to the insurance company". Read More

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Donald Trump Wants To Kill Protections For Small Streams

But the regulation broadened that to include, among other water bodies, upstream waters and intermittent and ephemeral streams such as the kind farmers use for drainage and irrigation. The action also bolstered the position of Trump's new EPA chief, Scott Pruitt, who wishes to dismantle the rule and sued the Obama administration over it in 2015 while serving as the attorney general of Oklahoma. Read More

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United States justices skeptical of sex offender social media ban

And yet, in North Carolina and many other states, laws limit basic First Amendment rights. 36, a registered sex offender who posted on Facebook back in 2010 celebrating his dismissed traffic ticket, according to the SCOTUS blog . "In 2008, North Carolina chose to prohibit sex offenders from being at virtual places where children congregate online - specifically, commercial social networking websites", Montgomery said. Read More

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DOJ Reverses Course on Texas Voter ID Law Challenge

U.S. District Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos, who is presiding over the case, turned down the request. Were this week's court hearing scheduled, say, when Barack Obama was president, the feds would have come in with the assist. "There have been six years of litigation and no change in the facts", Lang told TPM. But the Justice Department's decision to sit out the case offers a window into how the Trump administration - and its chief legal officer - is going to approach challenges to state ... Read More

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Trump's new executive order takes aim at federal regulations

Trump's new executive order takes aim at federal regulations

The order calls for each federal agency to create a task force to review existing regulations and make recommendations about which should be repealed or modified. "Today's action by President Trump will unleash innovation across the nation, and it will allow our economy to grow, help lower energy costs for consumers, and help American workers", Gerard said. Read More

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