News

November, 2015

  • 23 November

    Chicago PD To Release Footage of Deadly Teen Shooting

    Laquan McDonald

    Chicago is begging for Justice for Laquan McDonald. Chicago police are begging for peace, before the release of a dashcam video that may bring justice and shed light on this particularly dark case. Laquan McDonald was an African American seventeen year old living in Chicago. Illinois. And it’s sad that …

  • 23 November

    Al Roker Says Racist NYC Taxi Passed Him, Sick Son for ‘White Guy’

    Al Roker Says Racist NYC Taxi Passed Him, Sick Son for 'White Guy'

    Al Roker said he filed a complaint with New York City’s Taxi and Limousine Commission after a yellow cab passed him and his sick son to pick up a “white guy.” In a series of tweets Saturday, the “Today” show meteorologist said he was trying to hail a cab with …

  • 23 November

    Messages Supporting ISIS Painted on Youngstown State University Rock

    Messages Supporting ISIS Painted on Youngstown State University Rock

    Police are investigating messages extoling the Islamic State group that were painted on a large rock at Youngstown State University in northeastern Ohio. University spokeswoman Shannon Tirone (TEYE’-rohn) says staff discovered the messages when they arrived on campus Monday morning. The messages on the rock outside of the Kilcawley Center read: …

  • 23 November

    #ChadTough: 5-Year-Old Michigan Boy Dies After Battle With Inoperable Brain Tumor

    #ChadTough: 5-Year-Old Michigan Boy Dies After Battle With Inoperable Brain Tumor

    For nearly 15 months, Chad Carr rallied prayers from around the nation as he fought brain cancer. Today, that fight ended. The 5-year-old from Saline has died, according to a tweet from his mother, Tammi. Tammi Carr wrote on her Facebook page: “At 1:21pm today, exactly 15 months since his DIPG diagnosis, Chad …

  • 23 November

    Family of Ahmed Mohamed Seeks $15 Million in Damages From City of Irving, Irving Independent School District

    Family of Ahmed Mohamed Seeks $15 Million in Damages From City of Irving, Irving Independent School District

    Give us $15 million – or else. That’s the demand from the family of the world’s most famous clockmaker, Ahmed Mohamed, to the City of Irving and Irving ISD. The city and district were each sent letters on Monday demanding money or else a lawsuit would be filed. The family wants …

  • 23 November

    Missing UCLA Grad Student Found Dead in John Muir Wilderness

    JOHN MUIR

    A 25-year-old UCLA student who went missing after going hiking about 200 miles north of Los Angeles earlier this month was found dead on Saturday, coroner’s officials confirmed. Michael David Myers, who drove away in his 2002 Gray Dodge Durango, was last seen Nov. 4. His body was found southwest …

  • 23 November

    Cathy L. Lanier: Washington DC Police Chief Says Citizens Should Take Down Paris-Style Attackers

    Cathy L. Lanier: Washington DC Police Chief Says Citizens Should Take Down Paris-Style Attackers

    In a 60 Minutes interview scheduled to air November 22, Washington DC police chief Cathy L. Lanier said taking out the gunmen in a Paris-style attack is the “best option” for citizens between the time they call 911 and the moment police arrive. Lanier said citizens basically have three options–they can “run, …

  • 23 November

    2 Dead in Murder-Suicide at Florida Hospital in Tampa

    2 Dead in Murder-Suicide at Florida Hospital in Tampa

    TAMPA, Fla. –  An apparent murder-suicide on Monday morning left two people dead at Florida Hospital in Tampa, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said. Alonna Tedesco, 41, was shot in a third-floor hospital room around 7 a.m. before the shooter, who has not been identified, died of a self-inflicted gunshot …

  • 22 November

    52 White Supremacist Gang Members Arrested for Meth Trafficking by North Texas Police

    52 White Supremacist Gang Members Arrested for Meth Trafficking by North Texas Police

    North Texas law enforcement has arrested 52 white supremacist gang members and busted up a massive methamphetamine trafficking conspiracy, federal officials said. The arrests announced Friday by the U.S. attorney are a result of the second phase of an operation that began in 2014. All those arrested live in Texas, many …

  • 22 November

    Hill County, Texas: 2 Children Abducted in Town of Whitney

    Hills County, Texas: 2 Children Abducted in Town of Whitney

    SAN ANTONIO – The Hill County Sherriff’s Office are searching for two children who were abducted. Police said that the two children are Lulamae Ann King and Deondre King. Lulamae is a 5-year-old black female weighing  40 pounds, has black hair, brown eyes, and is 3’5”. Deondre is a 6-year-old …