Finland, Sweden inch closer to seeking NATO membership

(AP) — Finland’s government declared a “new era” is underway as it inches closer to seeking NATO membership, hours before Sweden’s governing party on Sunday backed a plan to join the trans-Atlantic alliance amid Russia’s war in Ukraine. Russia has long bristled about NATO moving closer to its borders, so the developments will be sure to further anger Moscow. President Vladimir Putin has already warned his Finnish counterpart on … Continue reading Finland, Sweden inch closer to seeking NATO membership

One dead, multiple people injured in California church shooting

Per: NYP – One person was dead and several others injured during a shooting took place at a California church on Sunday, cops said. Sheriff’s deputies in Orange County responded to a report of a shooting at the Geneva Presbyterian Church on El Toro Road in Laguna Woods at around 2 p.m. local time. The sheriff’s department said that one person was in custody and they have … Continue reading One dead, multiple people injured in California church shooting

Report: Supreme Court draft suggests Roe could be overturned

(AP) — A draft opinion suggests the U.S. Supreme Court could be poised to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade case that legalized abortion nationwide, according to a Politico report. A decision to overrule Roe would lead to abortion bans in roughly half the states and could have huge ramifications for this year’s elections. But it’s unclear if the draft represents the court’s final word … Continue reading Report: Supreme Court draft suggests Roe could be overturned

Madison Cawthorn Cited For Carrying Handgun Through Airport Security — Again..

Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-N.C.) was cited on a misdemeanor weapons charge for trying to bring a handgun through a security checkpoint at North Carolina’s Charlotte Douglas International Airport on Tuesday, police said. The gun was a loaded Staccato C2 9 mm semi-automatic, Charlotte ABC affiliate WSOC-TV reported, citing three unnamed sources. The weapon was found by TSA security screeners in a bag at the checkpoint, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police … Continue reading Madison Cawthorn Cited For Carrying Handgun Through Airport Security — Again..

Florida teen accused of killing mom who told him no smoking inside…

NYP- A 19-year-old Florida man was arrested and charged with allegedly shooting and killing his mother in their Polk County home this week. Seth Settle reportedly shot and killed his mother Thursday after she ordered him to stop smoking cigars in his bedroom, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said, according to Fox 13 Tampa Bay. The incident occurred shortly after Settle’s father left work on what seemed like a normal weekday. Shortly after … Continue reading Florida teen accused of killing mom who told him no smoking inside…

‘Nothing but the bone left’ on her arm: Deputy recounts gruesome South Carolina pit bull attack

NYP – The owner of three pit bulls that viciously mauled a South Carolina woman, leaving her without arms, once told police that “once a dog tastes blood, that’s it,” after some of them killed his chickens, according to testimony at a preliminary hearing in the case Thursday. Abbeville County sheriff’s investigator Lt. Jeffrey Hines also revealed in the new testimony that dogs owned by … Continue reading ‘Nothing but the bone left’ on her arm: Deputy recounts gruesome South Carolina pit bull attack

NJ road rage survivor: SUV driver who mowed her down ‘a danger to society’

NYP – A New Jersey woman who was seriously hurt when a fender bender escalated into a gruesome road rage attack remains shocked by the incident, she said in a new interview from her hospital bedside. Morgan Scott, 23, was driving to her job with the City of Elizabeth in April when her car was struck by a silver Mitsubishi SUV, in what appeared at first to … Continue reading NJ road rage survivor: SUV driver who mowed her down ‘a danger to society’

Mom calls 911 repeatedly after son brings girlfriend home…

A South Carolina mother was arrested by deputies after repeatedly calling 911 on her son for bringing his girlfriend home. The Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office said deputies were called to a home just before midnight on Tuesday, cleveland19 reports. When deputies arrived on the scene they found the mother heavily intoxicated, arguing with her son. The mother told deputies that her son brought his girlfriend home … Continue reading Mom calls 911 repeatedly after son brings girlfriend home…