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Man with assault rifle impersonating National Guard arrested at downtown protest

Wednesday  04:50,   03 june 2020

Police said the man was confronted by real members of the National Guard at First and Main Street on Tuesday.Police said he was confronted by real members of the National Guard at First and Main streets on... >>>

Escape from Rédoine Faïd: Jacques Mariani, a figure in Corsican banditry, placed in police custody

Wednesday  02:20,   03 june 2020

On July 1, 2018, an armed commando had been placed by helicopter in the courtyard of the Réau penitentiary center before recovering Rédoine Faïd. © afp.com/MICHEL GANGNE Jacques Mariani was extracted this Tuesday from his cell in the Baumettes... >>>

NYC Businesses Already Hit by Covid Now Must Reopen Amid Rubble

Wednesday  00:53,   03 june 2020

New York City’s reopening is days away. After months of lockdown, businesses were prepared for a marathon slog back to normal. Now, after days of rioting, many are crawling just to reach the start line. © Photographer: Scott Heins/Getty Images NEW... >>>

Man gets 10-month sentence for threatening Muslim politician

Wednesday  00:27,   03 june 2020

A North Carolina man was sentenced Tuesday to 10 months in prison for anonymously threatening on social media to lynch a Muslim-American man who ran for a state Senate seat in Virginia, according to prosecutors. Joseph Cecil Vandevere, 53, of Black... >>>

Coronavirus: how Hollywood is preparing for filming in the Covid era

Tuesday  23:10,   02 june 2020

A few days after France, it's Hollywood's turn to make known some of its recommendations for resuming filming in the Covid era. This will notably involve the presence of an expert present on the sets. © DR Coronavirus: how Hollywood is preparing... >>>

Fort Pierce man arrested after police said he shot at child

Tuesday  23:00,   02 june 2020

A man accused of firing shots at a child and shattering a home’s sliding glass door was jailed on several charges, according to Port St. Lucie police.Stacy Cash, 30, of Avenue O in Fort Pierce, was arrested on charges including burglary with... >>>

After the death of George Floyd, this Florida sheriff urges residents to shoot looters

Tuesday  23:00,   02 june 2020

© Copyright 2020, L'Obs After seeing rumors on social networks that demonstrators intended to cause incidents In Polk County, Grady Judd, the Florida sheriff, urged residents to shoot the looters who broke into their homes. > See the extract from... >>>

LMPD shows surveillance video, says David McAtee fired gun prior to his death by officers

Tuesday  22:40,   02 june 2020

Mayor Greg Fischer was joined by LMPD Tuesday to release new info in the shooting death of David McAtee. McAtee was fatally shot by law enforcement early Monday morning, police said. Sign up for our Newsletters LMPD has since obtained video from... >>>

Protesters gather at Hamilton County Courthouse for 5th day of protests in Cincinnati

Tuesday  22:10,   02 june 2020

Cincinnati George Floyd protests continue for the fifth day. Protesters are currently at the Hamilton County Courthouse.The protests in Cincinnati began Friday after the death of George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man who died in police custody after >>>

Tampa Detectives Investigate 2 Shootings Of 5 People; 1 Dead

Tuesday  21:55,   02 june 2020

Detectives are investigating two separate shootings Monday night and early Tuesday morning that left one person dead and another critical.Around 10:30 p.m. Monday, three people were riding in a car near 22nd Street and Cayuga Street when shots were... >>>

LAPD: 2,700 Arrests, 66 Police Vehicles Damaged Since Start Of George Floyd Protests

Tuesday  21:55,   02 june 2020

LAPD Chief Michel Moore said about 2,500 of the arrests were for failure to disperse or breaking curfew, while the remainder were for looting and other violence.LAPD Chief Michel Moore said about 2,500 of the arrests were for failure to disperse or... >>>

Police chief: Over 300 people arrested in D.C. during fourth night of protests

Tuesday  21:50,   02 june 2020

D. C. Police Chief Peter Newsham announced Tuesday that over 300 people were arrested during the fourth night of protests in the city. 194 protesters were arrested on Swann Street in the city and Newsham says most of the arrests were due to curfew... >>>

Self-proclaimed vampire suspected of killing fellow inmate in prison shower

Tuesday  21:50,   02 june 2020

Authorities say Joshua Rudiger was in the showers at the California Health Care Facility in Stockton at the time a 40-year-old inmate was attacked.Joshua Rudiger, 42, has been placed into segregated housing pending an investigation, according to the >>>

Abuse of corporate assets: ex-businessman Pierre Botton sentenced to 5 years in prison

Tuesday  20:51,   02 june 2020

© AFP Abuse of corporate assets: Botton sentenced to 5 years in prison Ex-businessman Pierre Botton has was sentenced on Tuesday to 5 years in prison for abusing social property in particular and an arrest warrant was issued against him. The... >>>

Rumford police arrest man in possibly largest fentanyl bust for the area

Tuesday  20:42,   02 june 2020

Police in Rumford are calling a recent arrest possibly the department's biggest fentanyl bust ever. Officers say they found Dustin Homewood of Hollis passed out behind the wheel of his Jeep on Sunday after he nearly hit a gas pump at the Circle... >>>