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Suicide by Cop? Police Gun Down Trans Suspect in Armed Standoff

Suicide by Cop? Police Gun Down Trans Suspect in Armed Standoff

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 1
Police in Tallahassee, Florida shot and killed a transgender suspect in a stabbing death when the suspect pointed a gun at responding officers, media sources report.

A Year Later, Motive of Virginia Mass Shooting Still Unclear

A Year Later, Motive of Virginia Mass Shooting Still Unclear

By Ben Finley | May 30
As this tragedy nears its one-year anniversary Sunday, some victims' family members feel it has effectively been forgotten after the national spotlight moved on to other mass killings, and more recently has been all but eclipsed by the pandemic.

Minneapolis Cop Who Knelt on Man's Neck Charged with Murder

Minneapolis Cop Who Knelt on Man's Neck Charged with Murder

By Amy Forliti and Tim Sullivan | May 29
The white Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd's neck was arrested and charged with murder Friday.

Minnesota Governor Apologizes for Arrest of CNN Crew

Minnesota Governor Apologizes for Arrest of CNN Crew

By David Bauder | May 29
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz apologized to CNN, saying he takes total responsibility for the arrest of one of the network's crews Friday as they reported on violent protests in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd.

Airline Passenger Sentenced in Groping of Male Attendant

Airline Passenger Sentenced in Groping of Male Attendant

By Kilian Melloy | May 29
Gavin Capps was on an easyJet flight to Iceland when his antics proved disruptive to flight attendants. Then he went too far, groping a male flight attendant.

Red Cross Reports 208 Covid-Related Attacks on Health Workers

Red Cross Reports 208 Covid-Related Attacks on Health Workers

May 28
The president of the International Committee of the Red Cross said it has recorded 208 COVID-19-related attacks against health workers and installations in 13 countries since March.

Police: 'Baskets' Actor Wounded Woman, Fatally Shot Himself

Police: 'Baskets' Actor Wounded Woman, Fatally Shot Himself

May 25
A Kentucky actor who appeared on the FX series "Baskets," and had been recently released on a rape charge shot and wounded a woman before killing himself, officers said.

Lock Your Cars! Vehicle Theft Spikes in COVID-19 Pandemic

Lock Your Cars! Vehicle Theft Spikes in COVID-19 Pandemic

By Stefanie Dazio | May 25
The coronavirus hasn't been kind to car owners.

Police: Miami Mom Faked Son's Abduction, Faces Murder Charge

Police: Miami Mom Faked Son's Abduction, Faces Murder Charge

By Curt Anderson and Adriana Gomez Licon | May 24
A Miami woman faked her son's abduction after trying to drown him twice, with witnesses rescuing the boy from a canal the first time, and the second attempt ending in the boy's death, officials said Saturday.

Reports: Attacker Who Injured Minneapolis News Anchor Assumed Victim Was Gay

Reports: Attacker Who Injured Minneapolis News Anchor Assumed Victim Was Gay

By Kilian Melloy | May 22
An assailant who attacked a Minneapolis news anchor and left him with a potentially permanent eye injury had no other motive for the attack than the assumption that his victim was gay, reports say.

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