Kevin Johnson is scheduled to be executed on Tuesday. But Missouri law says his 19-year-old daughter is too young to witness ” Missouri

CNN — A federal court has denied a 19-year-old woman’s request to witness Tuesday’s execution of her father, when the state of Missouri is scheduled to execute him for the 2005 murder of police sergeant William McEntee. Corionsa Ramey is barred from attending the execution of her father, Kevin Johnson, because Missouri state law prohibits … Read more

Richard Fierro: An Army veteran who took down the Colorado nightclub shooter thanks a week after the attack the community for their support = Colorado

CNN — Richard Fierro, the Army veteran who helped take out a gunman who shot at patrons at a Colorado LGBTQ nightclub, expressed his deep appreciation for the community’s support as his family’s brewery reopened the day after Thanksgiving. “It was a beautiful day,” Fierro told CNN’s Jim Acosta on Saturday. “I can’t thank the … Read more

US citizen accused of killing North Carolina woman on vacation Here’s what we know ^ North Carolina

CNN — Shanquella Robinson arrived in the quaint Mexican town of San Jose del Cabo on October 28 with six of her friends. A day later, the 25-year-old student at Winston-Salem State University in North Carolina died while staying at a luxury rental property in Baja Calfornia Sur. Now, almost a month after the death, … Read more

University of Idaho students stabbed: 2 weeks after police found 4 victims dead, here’s the status of the investigation

CNN — Two weeks after the stabbing deaths of four University of Idaho students, dozens of local, state and federal investigators are still working to determine who carried out the brutal attack. After reviewing more than 1,000 leads and conducting at least 150 interviews, investigators have yet to identify a suspect or uncover a murder … Read more

South Florida’s rising UVA soccer star and D’sean Perry was buried * Florida

Miami Gardens, FL – Family and friends of D’Sean Perry gathered for his funeral at the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Miami Gardens on Saturday night. “He cared deeply about his family and wanted to make sure he was looking his best every time he walked out the door,” said Earl Simms, Perry’s former high … Read more

NYC tenant runs amok, stabs neighbors: landlord

A Queens woman who allegedly spent months harassing her neighbor and landlord was arrested Saturday for stabbing her roommate, police and witnesses told the Post. The alleged attacker and the victim each rented separate apartments in the South Ozone Park apartment building where the landlord lived on the ground floor. The bloody attack happened just … Read more

Investigators have received more than 260 digital submissions into the University of Idaho murders investigation

CNN — Nearly two weeks after four University of Idaho students were stabbed, police are still searching for leads and appealing to the public for help. Investigators are reviewing more than 260 digital submissions — including videos and photos — from the public to an FBI link, the Moscow Police Department said Friday night. Detectives … Read more

Virginia Walmart Shooting: Authorities identify the youngest of 6 victims in the deadly mass shooting in Chesapeake > Virginia

CNN — The latest victim in this week’s mass shooting at a Walmart in Chesapeake, Virginia, is a 16-year-old clerk who reportedly used his first paycheck to buy his mother a gift before he was killed two days before Thanksgiving. Fernando Chavez-Barron was shot dead along with five other colleagues Tuesday night when a manager … Read more

New York Democrats help GOP win majority in Congress

The Republican Party won a narrow majority in the House of Representatives, likely 222-213, four members more than is needed for control. The GOP should extend their gratitude to Misha Tseytlin, a soft-spoken Chicago attorney who helped secure the lead of victory in an unlikely place — in upstate New York. On February 3, Gov. … Read more