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Florida trials, court proceedings now delayed through end of May

Tuesday  01:20,   07 april 2020

TAMPA — The Florida Supreme Court’s Chief Justice has further postponed all jury trials and other court matters, now delaying everything through the end of May to help stem the spread of COVID-19. That means all trials and grand jury proceedings in... >>>

Deputies return to work after self-isolating for 2 weeks

Tuesday  01:20,   07 april 2020

A half-dozen Manatee County deputies are back at work this week after another deputy was diagnosed with COVID-19 coronavirus. That deputy is improving and they hope to have him back in the weeks ahead. It was challenging for others to work remotely... >>>

Coronavirus update: Status of Gumbo Gala, Do Dah Day, other festivals in Birmingham area

Tuesday  01:20,   07 april 2020

Spread of the novel coronavirus has caused organizers to reconsider their plans for all kinds of festivals in the Birmingham area. Here's the status of some popular events, originally set for mid-April through early June. AL.com file... >>>

Man killed 81-year-old man at random at Cleveland gas station, police say

Tuesday  01:20,   07 april 2020

A 36-year-old man shot at people at random at a Cleveland gas station, killing an 81-year-old man, police say. © cleveland.com file photo/cleveland.com/TNS Cleveland police arrested a man on suspicion of shooting and killing an 81-year-old man at... >>>

Northampton County Prison reducing population through furloughs, bail reductions

Tuesday  01:06,   07 april 2020

Northampton County Prison has been releasing some inmates through bail reductions or furloughed time off, a county official said, as the number of Covid-19 cases continues to increase statewide. The prison went on lockdown this past weekend after... >>>

Radomir Antic is dead

Tuesday  01:05,   07 april 2020

Radomir Antic, former coach of Barça Real and Atlético Madrid, died on Monday at the age of 71. © Supplied by Football 365 Radomir Antic Atlético Madrid announced on Monday the death of Radomir Antic. The Serbian coach had notably won a double... >>>

17 new deaths from coronavirus; inmates being transferred from prisons

Monday  23:55,   06 april 2020

Seventeen new deaths have occurred since Sunday in the coronavirus pandemic, bringing the state’s total dead to 206, Gov. Ned Lamont announced Monday. In addition, 1,231 newly diagnosed COVID-19 cases raises the total infected to 6,906, he said. He... >>>

A 7-year-old boy was shot in the face and killed in a drive-by shooting

Monday  23:25,   06 april 2020

A 7-year-boy was killed after getting caught in a drive by shooting in Chester, Pennsylvania on Sunday evening.A 7-year-boy was killed after getting caught in a drive-by shooting in... >>>

'Old school' technique helps expert ID remains from 1969

Monday  23:25,   06 april 2020

Thanks to an old-fashioned fingerprint-matching technique, the remains of a shooting victim found alongside a New Hampshire highway 50 years ago have been identified as a Vermont man who had been released from prison three months earlier,... >>>

'Terroristic threat': Police searching for Texas woman who claimed to be spreading COVID-19

Monday  23:15,   06 april 2020

A police department in Texas is searching for a woman who it says allegedly claimed to be spreading COVID-19 on purpose. The Carrollton Police Department said Lorraine Maradiaga, 18, was "seen on social media claiming to be COVID-19 positive and... >>>

How the executive has flip-flopped on wearing a mask for non-caregivers

Monday  21:55,   06 april 2020

© Copyright 2020, L'Obs "Useless if one is not sick", too complicated to use for French average, even counterproductive: since the start of the coronavirus epidemic in France, several members of the government have openly rejected the use of masks... >>>

​Pinellas Detention Deputy Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Monday  20:55,   06 april 2020

On Saturday, April 4, the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office learned that a detention deputy tested positive for the coronavirus. CLEARWATER, FL — On Saturday, April 4, the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office learned that a detention deputy who... >>>

Gannon Stauch's Stepmom Allegedly Killed Him in His Bedroom the Day She Reported Him Missing

Monday  20:45,   06 april 2020

The affidavit alleges Letecia Stauch looked into jobs and apartments in Florida and California before Gannon's murderPEOPLE obtained a copy of the arrest affidavit outlining the allegations against 36-year-old Letecia Stauch, who was arrested in >>>

Md. Man Gave Tearful Interview About Missing, Pregnant Girlfriend — Then Was Charged with Murder

Monday  20:45,   06 april 2020

Laura Wallen, a 31-year-old world history teacher, was four months pregnant when her body was found in a shallow grave in September 2017Laura Wallen, a 31-year-old world history teacher from Olney, was four months pregnant when her body was found in >>>

81-year-old murdered at Cleveland gas station, 36-year-old man in custody

Monday  20:36,   06 april 2020

81-year-old murdered at Cleveland gas station, 36-year-old man in custodyAccording to officers, the suspect, who has not yet been charged, was walking through the Marathon Gas Station in the 12000 block of Kinsman Avenue randomly shooting at people... >>>