NSA Recruiter Grabs Student’s Phone to Stop him from Recording

So a National Security Agency recruiter named “Neal Z.” was manning a booth a University of New Mexico job fair when he was confronted by two students with cameras who began interrogating him about the agency’s spying tactics. It began with one student accusing the NSA of collecting metadata of all phone calls within the United States, which Neal Z. first denied. But when the student assured him that the NSA does do this, Neal Z. relented and admitted that it was done under the...
  September 18, 2014  

Texas Executes Woman for Murder of 9-Year-Old

Texas Executes Woman for Murder of 9-Year-OldTIMEColeman, 38, was sentenced to death in 2006 for the murder of Davontae Williams, who in 2004 was found dead in the Arlington, Texas, apartment that Coleman shared with the child's mother, Marcella Williams. The emaciated child weighed just 36 lb.Texas set to execute Lisa Coleman for gruesome murder of child The GuardianTexas executes female killer for murder of child Telegraph.co.uk
  September 18, 2014  

State Rep Looking To Change Pa. Hate Crime Law

State Rep Looking To Change Pa. Hate Crime LawCBS LocalEven though the public may be looking at this as a hate crime, under state law…it's not. Tasha Jamerson with the Philadelphia District Attorney's office says in Pennsylvania, there is nothing protecting sexual orientation in the ethnic intimidation or ...The Hate Crime We Insist Is A Hate Crime Likely Won't Be Ruled A Hate Crime Philebrity.com
  September 18, 2014  

Undercover students used in drug busts on UW campuses

Undercover students used in drug busts on UW campusesFond du Lac ReporterWisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism checks at the UW System's 13 four-year campuses turned up two additional sites — UW-Stout and UW-Eau Claire — at which officials also acknowledge using students arrested for drug activities to make ...
  September 18, 2014  

Police investigating officer involved shooting in Jennings

Police investigating officer involved shooting in JenningsKSDKOne man is dead after opening fire on police officers in Jennings, Missouri, late Wednesday night. Loading… Post to Facebook. Police investigating officer involved shooting in Jennings One man is dead after opening fire on police officers in Jennings, ...
  September 18, 2014  

Ways of NH kidnapping suspect remain under scrutiny

Ways of NH kidnapping suspect remain under scrutinyBoston GlobeKibby, 34, who is charged with one count of kidnapping, has both a lengthy criminal record and a personal history of erratic behavior. But the mystery of what happened to Hernandez, who has offered no public account since she came home, remains as ...
  September 18, 2014  

Police: NY cop drunk in fatal wrong-way crash

Police: NY cop drunk in fatal wrong-way crashUSA TODAYWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — The off-duty New York City police officer at the wheel in a fatal wrong-way crash on the Thruway last month had a blood-alcohol content of nearly three times the legal limit, state police announced Wednesday. Toxicology results ...Off-duty officer in wrong-way crash in Suffern was DUI, police say WABC-TV
  September 18, 2014  

County Commission Votes Tonight on Body Cams for Miami-Dade Cops over Union’s Objections

County Commission Votes Tonight on Body Cams for Miami-Dade Cops over Union’s Objections Despite a police union grievance stating that body cams could lead to the death of officers, Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez appears to be on his way to implementing the cameras into the largest police department in the Southeastern United States. The issue goes before the Miami-Dade County Commission tonight, which will decide whether or not to approve a million dollars to purchase 500 body cameras to be used by Miami-Dade police officers beginning next year. John Rivera, pr...
  September 18, 2014  

Police chase ends with shooting in Bell Township; suspect wounded

Police chase ends with shooting in Bell Township; suspect woundedTribune-Review16, 2004, Donald Barnhart, 31, of Hyde Park died following a low-speed police chase on Route 819 through Bell. Barnhart allegedly shot himself about the same time he triggered explosives that blew up his car on Route 819 near Route 66 in Bell, very ...
  September 18, 2014  

Man charged with murder for shooting outside Tacoma club

Man charged with murder for shooting outside Tacoma clubKING5.comAn arrest has been made in the shooting death of Michael Ward, Jr., and the suspect, Vernon Curry, has been charged with first degree murder. Ward was killed outside an after-hours night club in Tacoma on Sept. 7. The arrest comes nearly 10 days since ...