North Carolina sheriff stocks schools with AR-15 rifles

North Carolina sheriff stocks schools with AR-15 rifles

MARSHALL, NC — When schools in one North Carolina county reopen later this month, new security measures will include stocking AR-15 rifles for school resource officers to use in the event of an active shooter. Spurred by the elementary school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, that left 19 children and two teachers dead in May, school … Read more

Why was Sue Robinson involved in Deshaun Watson’s case, anyway?

Why was Sue Robinson involved in Deshaun Watson’s case, anyway?

Former Judge Sue L. Robinson and Deshaun Watson… partners in crime.Illustration: farnanlaw.com/attorneys/sue-robinson/ (Getty Images) “During her tenure on the bench, Judge Robinson presided over an extraordinary number of complex cases, primarily involving patent disputes (including the billion dollar stent litigation), but also including numerous trademark infringement and antitrust disputes.” That’s how NFL disciplinary officer and … Read more

Georgia instructor charged in fatal shooting of student

North Carolina sheriff stocks schools with AR-15 rifles

CARROLLTON, Ga. — A university instructor in Georgia has been charged with killing an 18-year-old student who was fatally shot while sitting in a car. The Carrollton Police Department said in a news release that Richard Sigman, 47, is charged with murder and aggravated assault in the shooting death of Anna Jones, 18. Police said … Read more

Indiana Officer Killed During Traffic Stop; Suspect Arrested – NBC Chicago

Indiana Officer Killed During Traffic Stop;  Suspect Arrested – NBC Chicago

An Indiana police officer was killed early Sunday when a man got out of his car during a traffic stop and opened fire, authorities said. The suspect was caught roughly 30 minutes later after a car chase, state police said. The officer worked for the Elwood police department, 50 miles (80 kilometers) northeast of Indianapolis. … Read more

2 dead and 8 injured in Saturday shootings in Baltimore

2 dead and 8 injured in Saturday shootings in Baltimore

BALTIMORE — Two men died and eight people — including four teenagers — were injured in separate shootings on Saturday in Baltimore, according to police. A 47-year-old man died after he was shot in the head early Saturday morning, police said. Wes Moore enters general election campaign pitching ‘optimism’ versus ‘conspiracy theories’ in governor matchup … Read more

Man opens fire on Philippine campus, killing 3 people

Man opens fire on Philippine campus, killing 3 people

MANILA, Philippines — A gunman opened fire on a university campus in the Philippine capital region on Sunday, killing a former town mayor and two others in a brazen attack ahead of a graduation ceremony, police said. The suspect was armed with two pistols and was captured in a car he commanded trying to escape … Read more

Philadelphia Police, Community Groups Hold Day-Long Camp In Fairmount Focused On Ending Youth Violence – CBS Philly

Philadelphia Police, Community Groups Hold Day-Long Camp In Fairmount Focused On Ending Youth Violence – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Putting an end to youth violence. That was the focus of a day-long camp hosted by the Philadelphia Police Department and other community groups. Basketball is synonymous with Philadelphia, but as of late, so is violence. READ MORE: ‘It Was Meant To Be’: Woman Reunites Family With Pendant Lost On Rehoboth Beach … Read more

Jurors see gruesome video of Florida school shooting

Jurors see gruesome video of Florida school shooting

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Jurors in the penalty trial of Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz viewed graphic video Tuesday of him murder 17 people as he stalked through a three-story classroom building at Parkland’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School four years ago. The video, compiled from 13 security cameras inside the building, was not shown … Read more

UN decries rising death toll, rights violations in Haiti

UN decries rising death toll, rights violations in Haiti

UNITED NATIONS – The UN human rights office on Saturday expressed concern about rising violence around Haiti’s capital, saying 99 people have been reported killed in recent fighting between rival gangs in the Cite Soleil district alone. The warning came hours after the UN Security Council unanimously approved a resolution renewing the mandate of a … Read more

Atlanta’s homicides up for 3rd straight year as leaders take steps to combat deadly surge

2 dead and 8 injured in Saturday shootings in Baltimore

ATLANTA – A baby killed by a stray bullet. A cab driver slain after dropping off his passenger. A young woman shot to death over mayonnaise. For the third straight year, homicides are up across Atlanta. Authorities had investigated 87 cases as of Friday afternoon, up from 79 this time last year. The uptick comes … Read more