Darryl Boykins, the first black man to serve as chief of police in South Bend, Indiana, was demoted by Mayor Pete Buttigieg in 2012 after he was accused of conducting illegal wiretaps on other police officers. Boykins has long denied any wrongdoing, arguing that the tapes were inadvertently made asRead More →

A police officer responded to a 5-year-old boy’s 911 call to bring him McDonald’s. While his grandmother was sleeping last week, Izaiah Hall phoned emergency dispatchers. Dispatcher Sara Kuberski handled his call. “Kent County 911. What’s your emergency?” she answered, according to ABC13. “Can you bring me McDonald’s?” Izaiah asked.Read More →

On the morning of Easter Sunday, as worshipers gathered for mass, a series of bombs exploded in three churches in Sri Lanka. The bombings, which are the deadliest attack on South Asian Christians in recent years, began at 8:45AM. Bombs exploded at St Anthony’s Shrine, in Colombo; Zion Church, inRead More →

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The Latest on explosions in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday (all times local): 8:15 p.m. Two Muslim groups in Sri Lanka are condemning the attacks on churches and hotels in the country on Easter Sunday that killed more than 200 people. The Muslim Council ofRead More →

On Easter Sunday, a series of coordinated bombings attacked the country of Sri Lanka, which is located in South Asia on the Indian Ocean. Sri Lanka is an island officially known as the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, southwest of the Bay of Bengal, southeast to the Arabian Sea.Read More →

Two U.S. soldiers were questioned by Mexican troops earlier this month while conducting a surveillance operation on the U.S . side of the southern border, two U.S. defense officials told CNN. “On April 13, 2019, at approximately 2 p.m. CDT, five to six Mexican military personnel questioned two U.S. ArmyRead More →

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Two explosions hit two churches in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, wounding at least 50 people, witnesses said. The first blast ripped through St. Anthony’s Shrine in Colombo. Alex Agileson, who was in the vicinity, said buildings in the surrounding area shook with the blast.Read More →

The FBI has arrested Larry Mitchell Hopkins, the head of a militia group that has been detaining would-be migrants at the US-Mexico border. The FBI announced that Hopkins, 69, had been arrested on April 20 in Sunland Park, New Mexico on charges of being a felon in possession of aRead More →