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

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

Virginia Walmart shooting: Authorities release note found on Walmart shooter’s cell phone > Virginia

CNN — The shooter in this week’s deadly Walmart shooting in Chesapeake, Virginia, bought the handgun he used on the morning of the attack and left a “death notice” detailing grievances against people in his life, city officials said on Friday. The city released the note in a series of tweets, redacting the names of … Read more

President Joe Biden railed against access to assault weapons after recent shooting > Massachusetts

CNN — President Joe Biden said Thursday that he would work with Congress to “try to get rid of offensive weapons”. “The idea that (that) we still allow the purchase of semi-automatic weapons is sick, it’s just sick. It has no social redemption value, zero, none. Not a single, lonely justification for it,” Biden told … Read more

Arrest warrant issued for North Carolina woman’s boyfriend found dead while on vacation in Mexico ^ North Carolina

CNN — Mexican prosecutors have obtained an arrest warrant for the girlfriend of a North Carolina woman who was found dead last month while vacationing in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. The extradition process for the suspect in the death of Shanquella Robinson is underway, Mexico’s Baja California Sur Attorney General Daniel de la Rosa told … Read more

Christian Glass: 2 Colorado lawmakers have been fired and charged in the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old man armed with a knife who called 911 = Colorado

CNN — Two Colorado lawmakers have been charged and fired after investigations into the fatal police shooting in June of Christian Glass, a 22-year-old man who was armed with a knife and called 911 for roadside assistance, officials and family attorneys say. A grand jury on Wednesday indicted Clear Creek County Sheriff’s Deputies Andrew Buen, … Read more