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Van Dyke trial and 18 overturned convictions highlight Chicago police 'code of silence'

Van Dyke trial and 18 overturned convictions highlight Chicago police 'code of silence'

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE On Monday morning, one Chicago courtroom was the scene of injustice made right. Four floors up, a second courtroom was where the city has been watching how justice will unfold. On the first story, Kim […]

Dallas police officer Amber Guyger fired after fatally shooting neighbor Botham Jean

Dallas police officer Amber Guyger fired after fatally shooting neighbor Botham Jean

Dallas police officer Amber Guyger was fired after an investigation determined she “engaged in adverse conduct when she was arrested for manslaughter” in the killing of her black neighbor, officials said. Guyger was arrested on a manslaughter charge after she shot and killed Botham Jean earlier this month. An arrest affidavit obtained by Fox News […]

The Rebellion at Justice

The Rebellion at Justice

The Rebellion at Justice  Wall Street Journal Republican Allies Warn Trump: Now’s Not Time to Fire Rosenstein  Bloomberg Rosenstein Rejects Report That He Discussed Secretly Recording Trump  NPR Smears of Robert Mueller are baseless  CNN Talk of the 25th Amendment Underscores a Volatile Presidency  New York Times Full coverage Source link

Driver struck, killed Good Samaritan, then drove off in victim's car, authorities say

Driver struck, killed Good Samaritan, then drove off in victim's car, authorities say

Dana Thomas Byrd, 30, was arrested for grand theft-auto and leaving the scene of a crash involving death, the Florida Highway Patrol said in a news release.  (Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office) A 22-year-old Florida man who was helping another motorist Thursday night was killed after getting hit by a car whose driver allegedly then drove […]

Man admits to calling, threatening Congress members, 'smiled' as he listened to voicemails, FBI says

Man admits to calling, threatening Congress members, 'smiled' as he listened to voicemails, FBI says

Richard Mel Phillips, 36, was arrested this week in Florida after he admitted to making threatening phone calls to members of U.S. Congress who “made him angry,” FBI officials said.  (Marion County Jail) Federal agents said they arrested a man in Florida this week after he admitted to making threatening phone calls to members of […]

Duke Energy says dam breached at North Carolina plant and coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River

Duke Energy says dam breached at North Carolina plant and coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River

A Duke Energy dam containing a lake in North Carolina was breached Friday, possibly causing coal ash to flow into the nearby Cape Fear River, the company said. Floodwaters topped a dike at Sutton Lake, a 1,100-acre reservoir at the L.V. Sutton Power Station. That water caused breaches in the dam on the south end […]

One in custody, another sought after shooting near LA charter school campus

One in custody, another sought after shooting near LA charter school campus

LOS ANGELES– Two people are in custody after a shooting in Van Nuys that injured two and put a nearby charter school on lockdown, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The shooting was reported around 12:10 p.m. in the area of Vanowen Street and Van Nuys Boulevard, an LAPD spokeswoman told FOX 5 broadcast partner […]

Search warrant debunks theories about New Mexico solar observatory's closure

Search warrant debunks theories about New Mexico solar observatory's closure

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. —  A federal search warrant released Wednesday revealed a solar observatory located the mountains of New Mexico that mysteriously closed for 11 days had been shut down as part of an FBI investigation of a janitor suspected of using the facility’s wireless internet service to send and receive child pornography. The Sunspot Solar Observatory re-opened […]

FBI, DOJ Plan Redactions Despite Trump's Document Order

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The US Relinquishes Its Role as a Leader in Refugee Resettlement

The US Relinquishes Its Role as a Leader in Refugee Resettlement

America’s system for resettling refugees is collapsing Indeed, “cap” is something of a misnomer: Administrations have typically viewed the number as a goal, and actively tried to reach it. This fiscal year has been different in that regard. While the Trump administration set the 2018 ceiling at 45,000, only around 20,000 refugees were admitted as […]

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