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Archive for February 26th, 2013

BREAKING: Two Police Officers, 1 Suspect Dead in Santa Cruz Shootings

BREAKING NEWS:  Three people, including two police officers  and one suspect dead in Santa Cruz shootings. An active crime scene is in the 800 block of North Branciforte Avenue and Water Street. A suspect was also injured in the gunfire. According to media reports, police said shots were fired just […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News, Gun Violence

Peter G. Daniels Kills Girlfriend, Elizabeth R. Wilson, in Apparent Murder-Suicide in Niagara Falls

NIAGARA FALLS MURDER-SUICIDE:  Peter G. Daniels killed his girlfriend, Elizabeth R. Wilson, 31, and then himself, in an apparent murder-suicide at their home at 548 29th Street Monday night. The murder-suicide has rocked the normally quiet neighborhood. Officers arriving at the home found a grisly scene with a large amount […]

by Janet Shan· · Murder-Suicide
Rep. Marco Rubio’s Favorite Songs Include NWA’s ‘Straight Outta Compton’

Rep. Marco Rubio’s Favorite Songs Include NWA’s ‘Straight Outta Compton’

I’m sorry but I find it hard to believe Rep. Marco Rubio (R-FL) is a big fan of hip-hop. He told TMZ that his favorite songs of all-time are NWA’s (N*ggers with Attitude) Straight Outta Compton, Eminem’s Lose Yourself, and Tupac’s Killuminati. Um, I scarcely believe that will translate into black votes.’ Sen. Rubio — a […]

by Janet Shan· · Entertainment, Politics

Federal Correctional Officer Eric Williams Killed by Prison Inmate at US Penitentiary in Canaan PA

Federal Corrections officer Eric Williams, 34, of Nanticoke, PA, was killed Monday night during an inmate attack at the United States Penitentiary Canaan. Williams was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The name of the inmate has not been disclosed. Official from the penitentiary released the following statement: […]

5 Things You Need to Know Today Feb. 26: Dennis Rodman Peace Mission to North Korea

5 Things You Need to Know Today Feb. 26: Dennis Rodman Peace Mission to North Korea

Five things trending today, February 26:  75 prominent Republicans support gay marriage, which shows a schism in the GOP; former Chicago Bulls player Dennis Rodman on peace-keeping mission to North Korea and the massive blizzard in parts of the Southern Great Plains. 1. PROMINENT REPUBLICANS SUPPORT GAY MARRIAGE Nearly 75 […]

by Janet Shan· · Gay Rights, Latest News

Philly Police Officer Jonathan Josey Acquitted in Puerto Rican Day Parade Assault

Philadelphia Police Officer Jonathan Josey acquitted of simple assault charge for decking a woman during a street party at last year’s Puerto Rican Day Parade. Municipal Court Judge Patrick F. Dugan said he was troubled by Officer Jonathan Josey’s conduct on the 10 second video that showed him hitting Aida […]

by Janet Shan· · Criminal Charges, Pennsylvania News
Prominent Republicans, Including Meg Whitman, Sign Brief In Support of Gay Marriage

Prominent Republicans, Including Meg Whitman, Sign Brief In Support of Gay Marriage

Many Republicans are coming around to accepting and supporting gay marriage. Dozens of prominent Republicans including Christine Todd Whitman and David Stockman, have signed a legal brief arguing that gays have a constitutional right to marry. That position is the opposite of what many right wing evangelicals believe. This points […]

by Janet Shan· · Gay Rights