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June 14, 2017

U.S. lawmakers feeling vulnerable, discuss packing a gun

Tweet Article One of the worst incidents happened in 1998, when a gunman stormed through a Capitol door and shot and killed two members of the Capitol police, detective John Gibson and officer Jacob Chestnut. McSally is a Republican from Arizona and Kustoff is a Republican from Tennessee. Claudia Tenney, …

Cosby jurors wrestling with verdict

Bill Cosby sex assault case in hands of jury The jury deciding the 79-year-old comic’s fate deliberated for a third day over whether Cosby drugged and molested Andrea Constand of Toronto. Tauber, who wasn’t involved in the case, told the Associated Press. That’s the question,” criminal lawyer Alan J. “Can …

Better stick with Abdul

Article Writing on the Independent’s Facebook page, Nadine Niedt said: “People can’t feed their families and this helpless freaks have time to discuss the ban of Western names? Seriously?” Others called Aziz “backward.”  Change text size for the story The name-dropper added: “Our sons will no longer be connected to …

4 shot at UPS centre in San Francisco

Brent Andrew, spokesman for Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, said the hospital had received the victims, but he did not know exactly how many people or their conditions. San Francisco police confirmed a shooting at the facility in the Potrero Hill neighborhood but didn’t release information on injuries or the …

5 people charged with involuntary manslaughter in Flint

— Five people, including the head of Michigan’s health department, were charged Wednesday with involuntary manslaughter in an investigation of Flint’s lead-contaminated water, all blamed in the death of an 85-year-old man who had Legionnaires’ disease. FLINT, Mich. Lyon, director of the Health and Human Services Department, is accused of …

United apologizes after passenger, 71, shoved to ground

The man was left lying there motionless. United Airlines issued an apology Tuesday after a video was released of a Houston-based employee pushing a 71-year-old passenger to the floor during an argument over a ticket. Anastasia was later charged with a felony of injuring an elderly individual, KPRC reported. He …

Cosby flack: Constand wanted to sue celeb, ex-pal says

Bill Cosby’s team went for a Hail Mary in the court of public opinion by bringing forward a woman who claims Andrea Constand was determined to sue a celebrity. Print this story Bill Cosby walks to the courtroom during jury deliberations in his trial on sexual assault charges at the …