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Texas radio host gets 25 years behind bars for scamming Christian listeners out of millions of dollars

Saturday  20:40,   04 april 2020

A Texas radio host who confessed to scamming his elderly and Christian listeners out of millions of dollars in a ponzi scheme has been sentenced to 25 years behind bars.  >>>

Search for body of missing woman could cost $500,000

Saturday  18:15,   04 april 2020

The search for the body of a Missouri woman presumed to have been murdered by her husband could cost at least $500,000, forcing her family to ask lawmakers and the community for help in funding the effort. Columbia police believe the body of... >>>

CSI Atlanta Exclusive: Mom speaks on arrest in daughter Honey Malone’s 8-year-old cold case

Saturday  18:15,   04 april 2020

After eight years, Vanessa “Honey” Malone’s family has finally received answers into who killed the 18-year-old. DeKalb County Police arrested 34-year-old Donald Ash for the 2012... >>>

Several cities seeing jumps in domestic violence reports amid pandemic

Saturday  12:06,   04 april 2020

As more and more Americans are forced to stay home during the escalating coronavirus pandemic, the crisis has created a pressure-cooker situation for domestic violence victims, exacerbating stressors and isolation that can make for a deadly mix. ©... >>>

Suspect in deaths of Wisconsin doctor, husband known to them

Saturday  09:40,   04 april 2020

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The 18-year-old man arrested in the slayings of a University of Wisconsin physician and her husband is known to the family, police said Friday. University of Wisconsin Police Chief Kristen Roman said in a statement Friday that... >>>

Several charged across Minnesota with violating stay-at-home order

Saturday  04:40,   04 april 2020

A Winnebago, Minn. police officer was on patrol last month when he was struck by the sight of four cars parked outside Shooters Bar. When he tried to investigate whether the bar was defying Gov. Tim Walz’s March 16 executive order requiring bars and >>>

Indiana coronavirus updates: As deaths pass 100, Holcomb extends stay-at-home order

Saturday  03:55,   04 april 2020

Indiana will extend its stay-at-home order in response to mounting coronavirus-related deaths and cases.Holcomb said details regarding the stay-at-home order extension, and how it differs from the order currently in place, will be announced Monday.... >>>

Two Men Claimed to Have COVID-19, Then Stole Two Cases of Corona Beer: Police

Saturday  00:25,   04 april 2020

Cops in Coconut Creek, Florida say that two men entered a convenience store, claimed to have the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and stole several items, including two cases of beer. Guess which brand. Steven Cyriacks, 32, faces charges including... >>>

Crook breaks into Queens restaurant closed for coronavirus and steals $8,000 in liquor

Friday  21:40,   03 april 2020

A bearded crook swiped thousands of dollars worth of booze from a Queens restaurant forced to close down amid the coronavirus crisis. The suspect broke open the front door of Don Coqui Restaurant on 31st St. in Astoria on Mar. 21 about 9:30 p.m.,... >>>

Philly Police are adapting to the coronavirus crisis. Kensington’s drug dealers are adapting, too

Friday  21:05,   03 april 2020

At Hope Park in Kensington, the men dealing drugs along the chain-link fence wore hospital masks. A short walk away, near the Somerset Street El stop, the blocks were crowded with streams of young people in addiction -- many of whom live in the... >>>

Fake coronavirus testing sites probed in Kentucky

Friday  20:17,   03 april 2020

Louisville Metro Council President David James was seen confronting and chasing down people in hazmat suits running a fake testing site"After we performed an initial screening and researched the organization, and after the organization assured us... >>>

Man fatally shot by Mesa police officer during traffic stop

Friday  20:05,   03 april 2020

The traffic stop occurred shortly before 11 p.m. in the area of Center Street and Broadway Road, according to Mesa police.An officer conducted the stop shortly before 11 p.m. in the area of Center Street and Broadway Road on an unidentified... >>>

L.A. moves to prosecute eight businesses that refuse to close amid coronavirus

Friday  19:26,   03 april 2020

Mayor Eric Garcetti said eight businesses had been referred for criminal prosecution for failing to comply with the city's strict Safer at Home order that prohibits nonessential work in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus. "We had a... >>>

Police: Montgomery County man kills estranged wife, her 18-year-old neighbor in Carroll County

Friday  19:05,   03 april 2020

A 35-year-old Gaithersburg man shot and killed his estranged wife, and her 18-year-old neighbor in Carroll County, before returning home and killing himself, police said. The Carroll County Sheriff's Office said the incident happened at a home... >>>

Did a New York wedding lead to an attempted murder in Florida?

Friday  16:50,   03 april 2020

A wealthy couple argue when a daughter's sumptuous wedding goes over budget. Their long-running feud ends in a stabbing."Never in one million years would I think that my wedding would be the catalyst of all of this," Caroline Reuschel said of... >>>