Arrest warrant issued for man believed to be linked to missing Omaha woman

Arrest warrant issued for man believed to be linked to missing Omaha woman

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – A warrant has been issued for a man believed to be linked to Cari Allen, who has been missing since November 19. According to the arrest warrant issued by Douglas County Court, Aldrick Scott, 47, of Omaha, is wanted for kidnapping and accessory to a crime. The arrest warrant alleges that … Read more

3 arrested, 1 dead after attempted home invasion in DeKalb County, police say

3 arrested, 1 dead after attempted home invasion in DeKalb County, police say

Police have identified three people in connection with an attempted home invasion that occurred at a DeKalb County home on Friday night. Police said a fourth suspect died. [DOWNLOAD: Free WSB-TV News app for alerts as news breaks] DeKalb County Police Department officers said they were called to the 2700 block of Gresham Road. Channel … Read more

Abraham Lincoln statue vandalized in Chicago

Abraham Lincoln statue vandalized in Chicago

A statue of young Abraham Lincoln has been defaced with red paint and words referring to issues with Native American tribes. The statue has stood in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood since the city donated it to Senn Park in 1997. And over Thanksgiving weekend, park residents found the statue covered in red paint splatters with the … Read more

Trump accused of having dinner with white nationalist rapper Ye

Trump accused of having dinner with white nationalist rapper Ye

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Donald Trump renews focus on his long history of turning a blind eye to bigotry after having dinner with a Holocaust-denying white nationalist and rapper formerly known as Kanye West just days into his third campaign for the White House. Trump dined at his Mar-a-Lago club on Tuesday with … Read more

Moscow police: Idaho killings not linked to Oregon, Washington cases

Moscow police: Idaho killings not linked to Oregon, Washington cases

Moscow police said in a brief statement late Friday that the killing of four University of Idaho students does not appear to be linked to similar stabbings in Oregon and Washington. In a press release, the Moscow Police Department said it had received “numerous media inquiries” about possible similarities between the Nov. 13 homicides and … Read more

Georgia election runoff designed to ‘keep black candidates out of office’, claims MSNBC

Georgia election runoff designed to ‘keep black candidates out of office’, claims MSNBC

A segment on MSNBC’s “Velshi” discussed the alleged “deeply racist origins” of the Georgia election runoff, which were created to “prevent black candidates from being elected”. MSNBC News correspondent Priscilla Thompson introduced the report during Saturday’s episode of the show, addressing historians who say writing down the runoff election into Georgian law was a way … Read more

Teenage boy, identified as Joshua Cooper, confesses to killing someone in Instagram video call, Bensalem police say

Teenage boy, identified as Joshua Cooper, confesses to killing someone in Instagram video call, Bensalem police say

BENSALEM, Pa. (WPVI) — A 16-year-old reportedly confessed to an acquaintance during an Instagram video chat that he had killed someone, police in Bensalem, Pennsylvania said. Police say the suspect, identified as Joshua Cooper, videotaped a 16-year-old acquaintance on Friday and told him about the crime. This acquaintance told police that Cooper flipped the video … Read more

Salve Regina senior softball player killed in NH Thanksgiving rollover accident

Salve Regina senior softball player killed in NH Thanksgiving rollover accident

A Salve Regina University softball player was killed in a rollover accident in Portsmouth, NH on Thanksgiving Day, school officials say. Drew Ceppetelli, 21, of Barrington, New Hampshire, died Thursday at Portsmouth Regional Hospital, state police said. Police say a 2018 Porsche Macan, driven by Tyler Troy, 22, of Northwood, was on Route 1 Bypass … Read more

Hijacked Muni bus runs through SF’s Mission District in a mad dash

Hijacked Muni bus runs through SF’s Mission District in a mad dash

San Francisco police said they arrested a man who assaulted a Muni bus driver, hijacked the vehicle and hit several cars while driving through the Mission neighborhood Friday night. Police have identified the suspect as Rickey Dancy, 36. Just before 8 p.m. Friday, Dancy allegedly assaulted Muni’s driver and commandeered the vehicle at Cortland and … Read more

The Memo: Democrats long for Trump as GOP nominee

The Memo: Democrats long for Trump as GOP nominee

Former President Trump was met with a muted response from many Republicans when he launched his 2024 White House bid at Mar-A-Lago this month. But his campaign is generating enthusiasm, even joy, among Democrats. Members of President Biden’s party openly yearn for Trump to become the Republican nominee of 2024, believing he is simply too … Read more