Australian Police Stop Terror Threat in Massive Raid

KRISTEN GELINEAU, Associated Press | Thursday, September 18, 2014 Police remove a sword as part of evidence found at a residential property in the suburb of Marsfield, in Sydney, Australia, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Police said they thwarted a plot to carry out beheadings in Australia by sup...

6-year-old boy stabbed to death in South Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES - A six year-old boy died today after being stabbed in the unincorporated Florence Firestone neighborhood.The attack occurred in the 1600 block of East 88th Street, said Los Angeles County sheriff’s Deputy Trina Schrader. The child’s father -- screaming incoherently an covered in blood -- was taken into custody at the scene, according to broadcast reports.A Los Angeles County sheriff’s detective said the child was found at the rear of the residence with multiple stab wounds fol...
  September 18, 2014  

Texas Woman Executed For Torturing, Starving 9-Year-Old To Death

Lisa Coleman is the 15th woman on death row to be executed since 1976. For the last 10 years, Coleman, was waiting to be executed after her partner’s 9-year-old son was found beaten and starved. According to AP, the Supreme Court denied her last ditch effort to appeal the case. According to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, on Jul 26, 2004, investigators were called to Coleman’s house and that is where they found Davontae Williams. An autopsy proved, according to the report, the chi...
  September 18, 2014  

Police search for man reportedly seen walking with missing U. of Virginia student

Police search for man reportedly seen walking with missing U. of Virginia studentFox NewsPolice investigating the disappearance of a University of Virginia student are looking for an unidentified man who was reportedly seen walking with the missing woman the night she vanished. Hannah Graham, 18, was reported missing this past Sunday after ...Witness saw man put arm around missing UVa. student, police say wtkr.comMan in video tells police he wanted to make sure missing UVa student was safe ...

Assault on gays not a hate crime under Pa. law

Assault on gays not a hate crime under Pa. lawPhilly.comMany people have called last week's brutal attack on two gay men in Center City a hate crime, but it can't be prosecuted as one under Pennsylvania law. Pennsylvania's ethnic intimidation statute -- the law used to prosecute hate crimes -- defines such ...State Rep Looking To Change Pa. Hate Crime Law CBS LocalThe Hate Crime We Insist Is A Hate Crime Likely Won't Be Ruled A Hate Crime Philebrity.com

Undercover drug bust ends in police chase

Undercover drug bust ends in police chaseKPRC HoustonTwo men are in custody after an undercover drug bust turned into a police chase in Southwest Houston. According to the Houston Police Department, undercover narcotics agents were conducting an operation in a shopping center parking lot along Richmond ...

2 men shot during home invasion

2 men shot during home invasionKPRC HoustonBRAKING ON THIS SLIPPERY THURSDAY MORNING. NOW BACK TO YOU. JENNIFER, THANK YOU. NEW THIS MORNING, SHOTS FIRED DURING A VIOLENT HOME INVASION IN NORTH HOUSTON. THIS HAPPENED OVERNIGHT AT A HOME ON ...
  September 18, 2014  

Police: Officers Fatally Shoot Man Near St. Louis

Police: Officers Fatally Shoot Man Near St. LouisABC NewsWhen officers came the second time, they saw the man leaving in a car, Schellman said. When the officers tried to make contact, the man sped up, causing the officers to jump out of the way and striking two police cars. The man then got out and ran away ...Armed man shot, killed by police KSDKMan armed with rifle shot, killed by police fox2now.comSt. Louis County police shoot, kill armed man who opened fire Washington Times CBS Local
  September 18, 2014  

Peterson Suspension Highlights Corporal Punishment Divide; It’s Often Legal

September 18, 2014 08:18:34 am The Adrian Peterson case dramatically illustrates why the line between corporal punishment and child abuse is so hard to draw in society and law, the Christian Science Monitor reports. After days of indecision, the Minnesota Vikings banned their star running back ...
  September 18, 2014  

DOJ Seeks Wall Street Whistleblowers, Wants To Raise Payouts In Bank Cases

September 18, 2014 08:04:36 am The Obama administration is seeking whistleblowers on Wall Street, urging anyone with information about corporate misconduct to tell the government and proposing changes to make it far more profitable to do so, the Wall Street Journal reports. In speeches yesterda...
  September 18, 2014