3 Arrested In Death Of Pregnant Woman

May 17, 2019 bcic_admin 0

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of a pregnant Chicago woman whose baby was cut from her womb (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Chicago Police say the woman who was strangled before her unborn son was cut from her womb had bought baby clothes from her alleged killer before…

Man Executed For Killing Wife Decades Ago In Memphis

May 17, 2019 bcic_admin 0

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man convicted of killing his wife decades ago at a camping center he managed in Memphis prayed and sang hymns as he was put to death Thursday in Tennessee. Don Johnson, 68, was executed via lethal injection inside a maximum-security Nashville prison for the 1984 suffocation…

Man In Country Illegally Charged With 11 Murders In Texas

May 17, 2019 bcic_admin 0

DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas man previously arrested in the death of an 81-year-old woman has been charged with killing at least 11 more elderly women whose jewelry and other valuables he stole, authorities said Thursday. Kim Leach, a spokeswoman for the Dallas County district attorney’s office, said 46-year-old Billy Chemirmir…

Lawyer: Cop Who Killed Texas Woman Knew She Was Mentally Ill

May 17, 2019 bcic_admin 0

HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston-area police officer knew his neighbor suffered from mental illness and should have offered assistance when that was apparent, but instead he fatally shot the 44-year-old woman, a lawyer for the victim’s family said Thursday. Pamela Turner had struggled with paranoid schizophrenia since her diagnosis in 2005,…

Officer Quits After Confronting Black Man Picking Up Trash

May 17, 2019 bcic_admin 0

DENVER (AP) — A white Colorado police officer who pulled out his gun during a confrontation with a black man picking up trash around his dormitory resigned this week under an agreement that lets him collect $69,000 in salary despite violating department policies. Police body camera footage released Thursday provided a…

NYC Activists Plan Alternative Gay Pride March For Same Day

May 16, 2019 bcic_admin 0

NEW YORK (AP) — Activists who believe that New York City’s massive gay pride parade has become too corporate are planning an alternative “Queer Liberation March” on the same day. Both events on June 30 will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall riots that helped spark the modern gay…

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