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Vester Lee Flanagan Commits Suicide After Killing Two WDBJ Employees

Vester Lee Flanagan Commits Suicide After Killing Two WDBJ Employees

BREAKING: CBS46 is reporting that police say Vester Lee Flanagan AKA Bryce Williams committed suicide. He died after being transported to an area hospital suffering from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He killed WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and photographer Adam Ward during a live broadcast. Flanagan said in a 23-page manifesto […]

by Joy Blake· · Breaking News
Moneta Shooting:  Reporter Alison Parker, Photographer Adam Ward Killed

Moneta Shooting: WDBJ Reporter Alison Parker, Photographer Adam Ward Killed

SHOCK:  WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and photographer Adam Ward were killed in a shooting at Bridgewater Plaza in Moneta, Va., Wednesday morning. Alison Parker and Adam Ward were killed during their live remote broadcast. The third shooting victim has been identified as Vicki Gardner, the head of regional Chamber of Commerce. […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News
Louisiana Trooper Steven Vincent Shot in Head, Suspect Kevin Daigle Arrested

Louisiana Trooper Steven Vincent Shot in Head, Suspect Kevin Daigle Arrested

Louisiana State Trooper Steven Vincent, 43, died after being shot in the head during a traffic stop near Bell City. The suspect, Kevin Daigle, 54, is in police custody. KPLCTV reports “Vincent was shot while responding to a report of a vehicle being operated in an unsafe manner,” Col. Mike Edmonson […]

by Joy Blake· · Breaking News
Usain Bolt Beats Drug Cheat Justin Gatlin in 100M Race in Beijing

Usain Bolt Beats Drug Cheat Justin Gatlin in 100M Race in Beijing

Jamaican track phenom Usain Bolt defended his championship be beating drug cheat Justin Gatlin in the 100m race at the World Championships in Beijing on Sunday. Bolt beat Gatlin by a hair, but won in classic style to retain his title as the world’s fastest man. Gatlin, who is unashamed […]

by Joy Blake· · Caribbean News
Mansur Ball-Bey ID'd as Suspect Killed in Police-Involved Shooting in St. Louis

Mansur Ball-Bey ID’d as Suspect Killed in Police-Involved Shooting in St. Louis

Mansur Ball-Bey identified as the suspect killed by police in St. Louis, Mo., on Wednesday. The police went to a home to serve a warrant when they were accosted by two men, one of whom pointed a a gun at the officers. Tensions are rising as protesters take to the […]

by Joy Blake· · Officer-Involved Shooting
Jared Fogle's Wife to File for Divorce Following Child Pornography Charges (Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Jared Fogle’s Wife to File for Divorce Following Child Pornography Charges

Ex-Subway pitchman Jared Fogle’s wife released a statement saying she will file for divorce following the child pornography charges leveled against him. Katie Fogle writes:  “Obviously, I am extremely shocked and disappointed by the recent developments involving Jared. I am in the process of seeking a dissolution of the marriage. […]

by Joy Blake· · Breaking News
Ex-Subway Pitchman Jared Fogle Paid for Sex Acts with Minors

Ex-Subway Pitchman Jared Fogle Paid for Sex Acts with Minors

#BREAKING:  Ex-Subway pitchman Jared Fogle paid for sex acts with minors and received child pornography. He is expected to plead guilty in child pornography case. The director of the Jared Foundation is awaiting trial on child pornography charges. Fogle was charged with “travel to engage in illicit sexual conduct with […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News
Longtime Civil Rights Activist Julian Bond Dies at Age 75

Longtime Civil Rights Activist Julian Bond Dies at Age 75

Civil rights icon Julian Bond dies at age 75 after a brief illness, the Southern Poverty Law Center said. Bond, who was SPLC’s first president, died on August 15 at Fort Walton Beach in Florida. From his days as the co-founder and communications director of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News
DOJ: Mississippi Couple Jaelyn Delshaun Young, Muhammad Dakhlalla Planned to Join ISIS

DOJ: Mississippi Couple Jaelyn Delshaun Young, Muhammad Dakhlalla Tried to Join ISIS

Jaelyn Delshaun Young, who is black, and Muhammad Oda Dakhlalla, were arrested and charged with conspiring and attempting to provide material support to ISIL. Both are students at Mississippi State University. Young, 20, and Dakhlalla, 22, were denied bond at their first appearance in a Mississippi district court. They were remanded […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News
Michael Brown Pal Tyrone Harris Jr. Shot in Police-Involved Shooting in Ferguson

Michael Brown Pal Tyrone Harris Jr. Shot in Officer-Involved Shooting in Ferguson

Tyrone Harris Jr., a friend of Michael Brown, was shot during a police-involved shooting in Ferguson overnight. The shooting marred an otherwise peaceful day of protests and remembrance of Michael Brown, who was killed by then-Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. Harris, 19, was shot after he fired multiple shots at four […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News