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Archive for December 31st, 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