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Archive for December, 2009

Marcus Jackson, NC Police Officer, Charged with On-Duty Sexual Battery of Two Women, Being Held on $360K Bond

Marcus Jackson, NC Police Officer, Charged with On-Duty Sexual Battery of Two Women, Being Held on $360K Bond

Marcus Jackson, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer, arrested and charged with three counts of sexual battery and other charges. He is currently being held in lieu of bond totaling $360,000. Marcus Jackson, 25, an officer with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, was arrested and charged with three counts of sexual battery, second-degree sex […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Wayne Kerschener, Florida Detention Officer, Fired for Admitting to Being a Member of the Ku Klux Klan, Says it’s a "Faith-Based" Organization

Wayne Kerschener, Florida Detention Officer, Fired for Admitting to Being a Member of the Ku Klux Klan, Says it’s a "Faith-Based" Organization

Florida Detention Officer Wayne Kerschener, fired after admitting to being a member of the Ku Klux Klan. Alachua County, Fla., detention officer, Wayner Kerschner, was fired after he admitted to being a member of the Ku Klux Klan. According to The Gainesville Sun, the termination came after the Sheriff’s Office […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Rick Warren, Saddleback Megachurch Pastor, Asks for Urgent Donations to Fill $900K Deficit by Jan. 1

UPDATE: Pastor Warren told church Saturday that his plea for donations to fill deficit raised $2.4 million, with more funds coming via mail. Pastor Rick Warren, author of the bestselling book “The Purpose Driven Life,” has issued a letter appealing to parishioners at his Saddleback megachurch to help fill a […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Suicide Bomber Kills Eight U.S. Civilians at Military Base in Afghanistan, Canadian Journalist Michelle Lang, Four Others Killed by Roadside Bomb

Suicide Bomber Kills Eight U.S. Civilians at Military Base in Afghanistan, Canadian Journalist Michelle Lang, Four Others Killed by Roadside Bomb

An attack by a suicide bomber at a military base in eastern Afghanistan Wednesday reportedly killed eight Americans, believed to be CIA employees. Separately, four Canadian soldiers and Michelle Lang, a Canadian journalist were killed when a roadside bomb hit their armored vehicle in southern Afghanistan, Canada’s defense ministry said. […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Rush Limbaugh, Conservative Windbag, Hospitalized with Chest Pains in Honolulu Hospital

Rush Limbaugh, conservative windbag and presumptive leader of the Republican Party, has been hospitalized and is reportedly in serious condition in the Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu. According to KITV, he was rushed to the hospital after complaining of chest pains. Well, I won’t wish him the worst, but I […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Martin P. Campbell, Off Duty Philadelphia Police Officer, Shot in Leg & is in Critical Condition, Friend Killed in Robbery Attempt

Martin P. Campbell, Off Duty Philadelphia Police Officer, Shot in Leg & is in Critical Condition, Friend Killed in Robbery Attempt

Martin P. Campbell, off-duty police officer, shot in the leg in Hunting Park neighborhood in Philadelphia, friend Rasheen Allen shot and killed. Suspects reportedly fled the scene. Martin P. Campbell (inset), shot in leg during robbery attempt  (Steven M. Falk / Staff Photographer) Martin P. Campbell, an off-duty police officer […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Pastor Kirk Caldwell Being Held on $2 Million Bail in the Shooting Death of Son, Jordan Caldwell

Pastor Kirk Caldwell charged with first- and -third degree murder in the shooting death of his son, Kirk Caldwell, on Christmas Day. He is being held on $2 million bail. Pastor Kirk Caldwell, who shot and killed his son, Jordan Caldwell, on Christmas Day, is being held on $2 million […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Samantha Broadhead, 11, & Teenage Boyfriend, Charged with Attempted Murder, Arson for Trying to Set Mother on Fire

Samantha Broadhead, 11, & Teenage Boyfriend, Charged with Attempted Murder, Arson for Trying to Set Mother on Fire

Samantha Broadhead, 11 and teenage boyfriend, charged with attempted murder and arson, in setting her mother’s bedroom on fire. Nancy Broadhead, ABC News Samantha Broadhead, 11, and her boyfriend, Jack Ault, 15, have been accused of plotting to kill her mother, Nancy Broadhead, by setting her bedroom on fire while […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Nadja Green, Rikers Island Correction Officer, Caught Sleeping on the Job

Nadja Green, Rikers Island Correction Officer, Caught Sleeping on the Job

Nadja Green, a correction officer at New York City’s Rikers Island prison infirmary was caught sleeping on the job and to make matters worse, an inmate, who was obviously amused, was seen hovering around her, inches from a set of keys that hangs from her belt. She has been disciplined […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Sheriff’s Deputy Kent Mundell Jr., Shot by David E. Crable Near Eatonville Wa., Dies After Being Removed from Life Support

Sheriff’s Deputy Kent Mundell Jr., Shot by David E. Crable Near Eatonville Wa., Dies After Being Removed from Life Support

Pierce County sheriff’s deputy Kent Mundell Jr., died Monday, shortly after being removed from life support at a Seattle hospital. He was removed from life support after his family was reportedly told that he would not recover from his injuries sustained when he was shot by David E. Crable, while […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized