Five people, including a 14-year-old boy, were shot in three boroughs within a 21-minute span Saturday night, police sources said.
The bloodshed began at 9:33 p.m. when a gunman blasted away on 106th Ave. near 180th St. in Jamaica, Queens, striking a woman in her 20s in her leg. Paramedics rushed the wounded woman to Jamaica Hospital.
Shots were heard again six minutes later — this time in St. George, Staten Island. [...]
Informations came from russian FSB same who told US about Boston bombings before. CL finals with two german teams in about 8 hours. Many public viewing events all over Germany. Increased security measures, especially in Berlin, Dortmund and Munich are pure precautions, says police sources.
A football feast to celebrate evening many visitors to Germany fan miles today. The joy is now clouded in advance. The BKA clearly warns of Islamist [...]
A soldier was apparently beheaded and hacked at with a meat cleaver by two attackers, who were then shot by armed police near the Woolwich Barracks. The young victim, wearing a Help for Heroes T-shirt, was attacked “like a piece of meat” and dumped in the street, according to witness reports.
Whitehall sources say it is “a fair supposition” that the incident was a terrorist incident, according to reports from the [...]
Officials now claim that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was unarmed as he hid in boat in Watertown
Contradicts Boston Police Commissioner’s account of hour-long firefight with Tsarnaev
New York Times said M4 rifle had been found on boat
Police sources suggested Tsarnaev shot himself onboard
Two unnamed U.S. officials have told the Associated Press that the surviving suspect in the Boston bombings was unarmed when police captured him hiding inside a boat in a neighborhood back [...]
The Internet genius behind the popular Web site Reddit.com committed suicide at his Brooklyn home today, police sources and friends said.
Cops discovered Aaron Swartz unconscious at 9:30 a.m. and are now investigating whether he hanged himself, law enforcement sources said.
Swartz helped create Reddit and drafted an early version of the RSS format, a “Web feed” that syndicates popular headlines.
Friends yesterday called him a prolific intellectual — and a computer geek [...]
Troubled actress charged with third-degree assault and released by the NYPD on Thursday morning. Cops took Lohan into custody about 4 a.m. after the smack-spat with Florida woman at the 10th Ave. hot spot. The slap happy Mean Girls star will likely be charged with misdemeanor assault for the New York City cat fight.
Lindsay Lohan is in hot water again — she punched another woman in the face while in a [...]
Check this out! 13 year old goes on crime spree.
HILADELPHIA (CBS) - Police sources tell Eyewitness News, the young suspect wanted in connection with a series of armed robberies in Southwest Philadelphia is now under arrest.
Eyewitness News learned, tips from the public helped investigators identify the suspect Tuesday night. Then on Wednesday morning, detectives tracked down and arrested the suspect at a deli at the corner of Farragut and Chestnut Streets.
Authorities in Prince George’s and Anne Arundel counties have foiled what they believe would have been a mass shooting in the style of the one that killed 12 people in a Denver-area movie theater, police sources tell ABC 7 News.
Law enforcement sources tell ABC 7′s Brad Bell that the suspect, who has yet to be identified, was arrested in Crofton on Thursday night. According to officials, the man was [...]
Naked Man Eating Victim’s Face Shot And Killed By Miami Police: Report
One man is dead and another hospitalized after a bizarre assault off Miami’s MacArthur Causeway reportedly forced a police officer to open fire.
City of Miami police say the incident began Saturday afternoon about 2 p.m. when an officer responded to reports of 2 men fighting in the bike path of the Biscayne Boulevard exit ramp, alongside the Miami Herald‘s [...]
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami police shot and killed a man on the MacArthur Causeway Saturday afternoon, and police sources told CBS4 they had no choice: the naked man they shot was trying to chew the face off another naked man, and refused to obey police orders to stop his grizzly meal.
The bizarre shooting happened shortly after 2 p.m., when police responded to a 911 call about two naked men fighting [...]
As George Zimmerman’s supporters work to stem the rising tide of public outrage aimed at the neighborhood watchman who shot and killed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin last month, a new picture of the victim—culled from the 17-year-old’s Twitter account and witness testimony leaked from local law enforcement—has emerged.
“With a single punch,” the Orlando Sentinel, citing police sources, reported Monday, “Trayvon Martin decked the Neighborhood Watch volunteer … climbed on top of [him] and [...]
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Police were able to lure a naked man who spent hours atop a downtown radio tower with McDonald’s hamburgers.
The man climbed to the top of the tower Wednesday night. At one point, police sources said, he asked for hamburgers from McDonald’s. Officials complied, and he agreed to come down after eating his meal.
The 45-year-old Arizona resident was uninjured. It was unclear why he climbed [...]
Chicago’s city clerk on Tuesday said she would mull over what to do about the upcoming vehicle sticker design that purportedly contains symbolism tied to the Maniac Latin Disciples.
“My office is investigating the facts and will look further into the allegations before I determine what action to take regarding the 2012 – 2013 city sticker design,” said Susana Mendoza.
More than 18,000 people voted for the 2012-2013 design, [...]
NEW PLYMOUTH, New Zealand – The theft of a frozen fetus from a young couple’s home sparked a wild gang brawl in New Zealand, police sources told Friday’s Taranaki Daily News.
The miscarried 12-week-old fetus was stolen last year from a freezer, where it was being kept ahead of a burial ceremony, at the property in New Plymouth on the country’s North Island.
The burglars also stole meat being stored there.
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DALLAS – The Secret Service took a man into custody Tuesday afternoon who had a gun in his vehicle next to the home of former President George W. Bush. He said he was attempting to deliver a “spiritual message” to the former president.
Dallas police sources told News 8 that police were called to [...]
Screen capture of former lieutenant Clifford Wong and Officer John Hargraves in the Nov. 2 video
The Oakland Police Department has disciplined two officers for violating department policy during the Occupy Oakland protests, The Bay Citizen has learned. The suspension of one officer and the demotion of his supervisor are the first known disciplinary actions OPD officials have taken in the wake of hundreds of police misconduct complaints following the Occupy [...]
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – There’s a warning for anyone who is delivering or who is expecting a package in Philadelphia.
Police sources say thieves are on the loose stealing the packages right off the trucks.
According to sources, it’s happening in Southwest Philadelphia and police are on alert.
Sources say it happened twice this month. The first incident was reported on November 1 in the 400 block of 53rd Street. A UPS driver told [...]
A family trying to do some good work was shot overnight in Oakland.
Oakland police responded to a shooting in the 1000 block of 47th at 12:33 a.m. and found at least two shooting victims inside a van.
Police said a man and a woman were with their two young children and were handing out food to the homeless when they were shot. Police said [...]
The BBC’s Rajini Vaidyanathan says the explosions happened in the middle of rush hour
Three near-simultaneous explosions have shaken India’s commercial capital Mumbai (Bombay), police say.
Twenty-one people were killed and 113 injured, said Maharashtra state’s Chief Minister, Prithviraj Chavan.
He called the explosions, during Mumbai’s busy evening rush-hour, “a co-ordinated attack by terrorists”.
One explosion was reported in the Zaveri Bazaar, another in the Opera House business district and a third [...]
MADRID (AFP) – Tens of thousands of protesters flooded the streets of Madrid Sunday blaming bankers and politicians for causing a financial crisis that forced the country to adopt painful spending cuts.
Demonstrators of all ages linked to a protest movement called the “indignants” assembled early Sunday in several neighbourhoods on the outskirts of Madrid.
They then formed six columns and converged on the city centre, gathering [...]
TRAGIC: Fatoumata Binta Amina Diallo tried to crawl away from the oncoming train.
An aspiring doctor was killed in a horrific subway accident yesterday when she passed out on a sweltering Upper East Side platform and fell onto the tracks — realizing what happened too late to escape an uptown train bearing down on her.
Fatoumata Binta Amina Diallo, 21, “was cut in half,” said one shocked witness.
The French political bigshot who heads the International Monetary Fund was arrested for allegedly sodomizing a Manhattan hotel maid today — hauled off an Air France flight just moments before takeoff from Kennedy Airport, police said.
Three Port Authority detectives pulled Dominique Strauss-Kahn from the plane’s first-class cabin just two minutes before it was due to depart for Paris, according to police sources said.
Strauss-Kahn, 62 — who was expected to challenge [...]
The victim, Bolivia Beck (left) and suspect, Gary Davis, were Facebook friends.
A young Bronx mother was fatally shot by a Facebook friend, police said.
Bolivia Beck, 21, was not the intended target when she was gunned down Monday night at the Millbrook Houses in the South Bronx, police sources said. Beck, who had been walking with her boyfriend, died Wednesday.
Police are looking for Gary Davis, who encountered the couple about [...]