Colorado woman guilty of kidnapping newborn nephew

Colorado woman guilty of kidnapping newborn nephew9NEWS.com(AP) – A jury has convicted a Colorado woman of kidnapping her newborn nephew in Wisconsin and abandoning him outside an Iowa gas station in freezing temperatures. Kristen Smith was convicted T…

  August 1, 2014  

Gun rights advocates are winning in the debate over gun control

Gun rights advocates are winning in the debate over gun control
The Denver Channel
WASHINGTON, D.C. – If you have the urge to stroll in an American city where it isn’t legal to carry a gun around, you’d better come to Washington, D.C., pronto. The District has long had some of the strictest gun control laws in the country, but courts

  August 1, 2014  

Arrest Made After Officer Involved Shooting

Arrest Made After Officer Involved Shooting
CBS Local
(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford Police have arrested a man in connection with an Officer involved shooting early Thursday. Police were called to a report of shots fired and an attempted robbery.An officer spotted a 28 year old Derrick Gray …
Officer involved shooting under investigation WTNH
Suspect Arrested In Officer Involved Shooting FOX CT
Carjacking turns into officer-involved shooting in Hartford WFSB

  August 1, 2014  

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A state task force formed in response to a Tribune investigation recommended on Thursday sweeping reforms to address absenteeism in Chicago elementary schools, saying the future of the city’s children and its economy are at stake. Chicago Public Schools should bring back its long-disbanded army of truancy officers in an updated form, the task force said. At schools with the highest rates of missed days, these trained and certified “attendance coordinators” would not only track down absent students but also help their families resolve underlying problems that keep children out of school. The group also said state laws should be rewritten to change the way Chicago and…

Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Northfield Robbery

Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Northfield Robbery
CBS Local
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 27-year-old Northfield man faces several felonies, including attempted murder, in connection to an armed robbery earlier this week that left a man with a gunshot wound lying in the middle of the road. Shane Hejl is charged with …
Suspect Arrested, Charged in Northfield Armed Robbery and Shooting KSTP.com
Northfield man faces attempted murder, robbery charges in shooting Southernminn.com

  July 31, 2014  

911 calls of Gas Works officer-involved shooting released

911 calls of Gas Works officer-involved shooting releasedKING5.comSEATTLE — Seattle police have released taped radio calls of the officer-involved shooting at Gas Works Park Wednesday morning. A park security guard contacted officers about the man. Th…

  July 31, 2014  

D.C. Circuit Upholds Healthcare Mandate

     (CN) – The D.C. Circuit dismissed an artist’s claim that the Affordable Care Act unconstitutionally forces him to buy health insurance against his will, or pay a penalty.     Matt Sissel is an arti…

Cross Motions Denied in $375M Antitrust Case

     MIAMI (CN) – A Florida district court denied cross motions for summary judgment in a $375 million antitrust lawsuit and says it will soon determine the analysis methodology to be used at trial.    &nbsp…

Immunity Granted For Alleged Assault on Teen

     SAN DIEGO (CN) – A San Diego-area high school and its officials are not liable for claims that a campus security guard slammed a 15-year-old girl to the ground, placed a white hood over her head, and left her with a bloody…

Teens Accused of Punching, Kicking Woman in Brooklyn Elevator Robbery: NYPD

Teens Accused of Punching, Kicking Woman in Brooklyn Elevator Robbery: NYPDNBC New YorkPolice say two Brooklyn teens have been arrested in the robbery of an 18-year-old woman who was dragged out of an elevator in her apartment building by her hair, the…

  July 31, 2014