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  • Fox Anchor Is Diagnosed with Colon Cancer After Her Screening Was Canceled 3 Times Due to Pandemic

    05/22/2021 1:02:39 AM PDT · by Tipllub · 38 replies
    Something was wrong in Lindy Thackston's body. The anchor of Fox 59 Morning News in Indianapolis was dealing with stomach cramps, bloody stools and lower back pain, and her doctors wanted her to get a colonoscopy. But after she scheduled the screening, the COVID-19 pandemic hit. Thackston, 40, had been feeling increasingly fatigued in February 2020, and her husband, Chris, pointed out that something may be up, she told Today.
  • Edgar Harrell, last surviving Marine of USS Indianapolis sinking, dead at 96

    05/09/2021 10:27:58 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 23 replies
    Fox News ^ | 9 May 2021 | Evie Fordham
    Edgar Harrell, the last surviving Marine of the sinking of the USS Indianapolis during World War II, has died. Harrell died Saturday, according to an organization devoted to preserving the ship's legacy. He was 96. The Facebook group said in a post that it was "shocked and saddened" by the news. "Ed was beloved among the group, and traveled the world sharing the story of his ship and shipmates," the group wrote. "He joined the crew as a sea-going marine in 1944, meaning he was one of the best of the best. During his time aboard ship, he helped guard...
  • Indianapolis Police Chief Says Gunman Bought Weapons Legally

    04/18/2021 7:51:52 AM PDT · by libstripper · 49 replies
    New York Times via MSN ^ | Apr. 18, 2021 | Ali Watkins, Campbell Robertson and Andrés R. Martínez
    Brandon Hole, the 19-year-old who the police say fatally shot eight people at a FedEx facility on Thursday night, legally purchased two semiautomatic rifles he used in the attack more than six months earlier, according to the chief of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department. In March of 2020, the police had seized a shotgun from Mr. Hole after his mother raised concerns about his mental state, records show. But, Chief Randal Taylor said, the fact that Mr. Hole was legally able to make the more recent gun purchases indicates that, despite his mother’s warning and the police seizure of a...
  • FedEx killer identified as 19 year-old Brandon Scott Hole… FBI Drops the Ball Again!

    04/17/2021 1:10:49 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 38 replies
    Populist Press ^ | 04/17/2021
    Click here to read the full article Author­i­ties had pre­vi­ous­ly ques­tioned Bran­don Scott Hole and seized a weapon while the FBI was warned he might “sui­cide by cop”, accord­ing to mul­ti­ple reports. Indi­anapo­lis Met­ro­pol­i­tan Police Department’s deputy chief of crim­i­nal inves­ti­ga­tions Craig McCartt con­firmed at a Fri­day after­noon press con­fer­ence that author­i­ties seized a shot­gun from the shoot­er in 2020. The FBI’s spe­cial agent in charge, Paul Keenan, sep­a­rate­ly con­firmed that agents ques­tioned the 19-year-old after his moth­er warned her son might “sui­cide by cop”, accord­ing to Asso­ci­at­ed Press. “FedEx offi­cials have con­firmed that Mr Hole was a for­mer employ­ee...
  • The Indianapolis FedEx Mass Shooter Was Apparently A Brony, and Obsessed with Applejack

    04/17/2021 6:02:00 AM PDT · by CtBigPat · 185 replies
    Equestria Daily ^ | 4/17/2021 | Sethisto
    No, you didn't read that incorrectly. We have some horrible news coming out of the Indianapolis Shooting that went down the other day. Apparently the former employee and gunman was a fan of Friendship is Magic, and more specifically Applejack, who was the focus of his final message on his pony focused Facebook page an hour before the shooting.
  • Biden calls U.S. gun deaths a 'national embarrassment' after Indianapolis shooting

    04/16/2021 8:37:31 PM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 48 replies
    reuters.com ^ | April 17, 2021 | Trevor HunnicuttAndy Sullivan
    President Joe Biden faced increased pressure on Friday to stem gun violence amid a rash of mass shootings across the United States, but he faces an uphill battle to significantly change the country's permissive firearms laws. The day after a shooter killed eight people and himself at a FedEx Corp (FDX.N) facility in Indianapolis, Biden insisted he could tackle the problem while also pushing a sweeping jobs package and working to rein in the coronavirus pandemic. "This has to end. It's a national embarrassment," Biden said at a White House press conference alongside Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga.
  • FedEx Mass Shooter Was Reportedly ‘Known’ to Authorities

    04/16/2021 10:55:05 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 50 replies
    New York Post ^ | April 16, 2021 | Lia Eustachewich
    The gunman in the FedEx shooting spree was previously known to federal and local authorities — and had been flagged up to law enforcement by a concerned family member before the deadly attack, according to a report Friday. The suspect, who committed suicide after killing eight at the Indiana facility Thursday night, has not been publicly identified by police. But CNN reporter Ana Cabrera said he’s no stranger to law enforcement. “Authorities were warned about FedEx suspect’s potential for violence in the past, sources say,” Cabrera tweeted. “The suspect in the Indianapolis mass shooting was known to federal and local...
  • FedEx Shooter Identified As Brandon Scott Hole His Family Warned Local And Federal Authorities About His "Potential For Violence" But They Did Nothing To Stop Him

    04/16/2021 12:12:15 PM PDT · by USA Conservative · 95 replies
    Red State Nation ^ | 04.16.2021 | Ann Stossel
    The Fed-Ex shooter from Indiana was identified as 19-year-old Brandon Scott Hole, he killed at least eight people and injured several more. What is really interesting that at the time of the press conference where the authorities didn't reveal his identity the special agent in charge of the Indianapolis field office, Paul Keenan, told NBC News the suspect's home was being searched by the FBI. Many left asking how come they don't know his identity but they are searching his house. 13News has exclusive video as federal agents searched the Indianapolis home of the suspect in the FedEx facility mass...
  • IDENTIFIED Who is FedEx Indianapolis shooter Brandon Scott Hole?

    04/16/2021 12:18:25 PM PDT · by Red Badger · 108 replies
    https://www.the-sun.com UK ^ | 16 April 2021 | Staff
    Brandon Scott Hole, 19, was identified as the alleged shooter of the FedEx warehouse in Indianapolis. The alleged gunman's family warned authorities about his potential for violence before the mass shooting, according to CNN. The shooter pulled the weapon out of his trunk and allegedly started shooting for up to two minutes during a FedEx night shift change, witnesses claimed. Employee Jeremiah Miller told WISH that he watched the mass shooting unfold inside the warehouse, saying: "I saw a man with a submachine gun of some sort, an automatic rifle, and he was firing in the open. "I immediately ducked...
  • The FedEx shooting suspect has been identified as 20-year-old Brandon Scott Hole

    04/16/2021 10:57:52 AM PDT · by janetjanet998 · 141 replies
    Law enforcement sources tell @NBCNews the FedEx shooting suspect has been identified as 20-year-old Brandon Scott Hole
  • Press conference re: #shooting at #FedEx facility: "We've been to the shooter's home, but don't know who he is"

    04/16/2021 8:41:20 AM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 146 replies
    Twiiter ^ | 04 16 2021 | Hoiser Mama
    "FBI Indianapolis Special Agent in Charge Paul Keenan says “it would be premature to speculate” on suspect’s motivation for the FedEx facility shooting." The Recount (with video)
  • Multiple people shot at Indianapolis FedEx facility: report

    04/15/2021 9:09:24 PM PDT · by rxsid · 171 replies
    nydailynews.com ^ | 04.15.2021 | JOE ERWIN
    Multiple people shot at Indianapolis FedEx facility: reportMultiple people were shot a FedEx facility in Indianapolis late Thursday night, TV station WRTV reported. Police were called to the scene at around 11 p.m., the outlet reported. Officials declared the scene a ““mass casualty, Level 1,” TV station WISH reported. Police did not immediately have information on how many people were shot or their conditions. The FedEx facility is near Indianapolis International Airport. This is a developing story.
  • Police: 8 dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Indianapolis

    04/16/2021 6:08:40 AM PDT · by 4Runner · 86 replies
    Associated Press ^ | April 16, 2021
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Eight people were shot and killed in a late-night shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis, and the shooter has killed himself, police said. Multiple other people were injured Thursday night when gunfire erupted at the facility near the Indianapolis International Airport, police spokesperson Genae Cook said. At least four were hospitalized, including one person with critical injures. Another two people were treated and released at the scene, Cook said. The shooter wasn't immediately identified, and Cook said investigators were still in the process of conducting interviews and gathering information.
  • Live Updates: At least 8 dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Indianapolis

    04/16/2021 3:25:21 AM PDT · by Bratch · 122 replies
    CBS News ^ | April 16, 2021 | Brian Dakss
    Indianapolis police say at least eight people were killed and multiple others wounded at a FedEx facility on the city's southwest side late Thursday. They say it appears the suspected gunman killed himself. He wasn't included in the death toll of eight.
  • INDOT awards final two contracts for I-69 construction, including section through county

    03/20/2021 5:07:40 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 4 replies
    The Johnson County Daily Journal ^ | February 5, 2021 | Leeann Doerflein
    or years, Interstate 69 being built through Johnson County was a distant idea. On Tuesday, the state awarded more than $1 billion in construction contracts for the last leg of I-69 construction, marking the start of the final two phases of the project between Martinsville and Indianapolis. Now, the entire 27-mile corridor from State Road 39 in Martinsville to Interstate 465 in Indianapolis is under contract, according to the Indiana Department of Transportation. INDOT awarded a $345 million contract for I-69, from Morgan Street in Morgan County to Fairview Road in Johnson County, to Reith-Riley Construction Co. of Goshen, and...
  • Four Killed in Argument Over $1,400 Stimulus Check, Family Says

    03/16/2021 7:28:40 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 69 replies
    Newsweek ^ | March 16, 2021
    The man suspected of fatally shooting a family of four at a home in Indianapolis on Saturday night reportedly flew into a rage when his former partner refused to split her recent $1,400 stimulus check with him. Malik Halfacre, 25, demanded Jeanettrius Moore give him half of her COVID-19 relief payment in an argument that culminated in the deaths of four people, including a child, the victim's family says. Officers initially responded to reports of a shooting at 253 North Randolph Street just after 9:35 p.m. to find a woman shot in the upper back, the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department...
  • STUDENTS FOR LIFE OF AMERICA FINDS PLANNED PARENTHOOD INFILTRATION AT CHRISTIAN COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES WIDESPREAD

    03/06/2021 2:47:11 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 7 replies
    Students For Life ^ | 03/06/2021
    INITIAL REPORT FINDS:Planned Parenthood’s quiet relationships with many faith-based schools flies under the radar of many engaged at colleges and universities. Schools partner with Planned Parenthood by listing them as a student resource, publicizing internships and careers with the abortion giant, and more. “There is an unholy partnership between a number of Christian schools and the abortion industry,” said SFLA’s Kristan Hawkins, “but Students for Life is mobilizing pro-life advocate nationwide to cut ties with the nation’s number one abortion vendor.” WASHINGTON D.C. (3-3-2021) Students for Life of America (SFLA) is working to identify and document every Christian school in...
  • Republicans shout down and boo Black colleagues who speak about discrimination on House floor

    02/21/2021 12:39:20 PM PST · by Libloather · 33 replies
    Indianapolis Star via MSN ^ | 2/19/21 | Arika Herron, Kaitlin Lange
    Tensions flared at the Indiana Statehouse Thursday when Republican lawmakers shouted down and booed Black lawmakers during floor debate on a bill that some see as discriminatory. Rep. Greg Porter, D-Indianapolis, walked off the House floor after several Republican lawmakers loudly objected to his warnings of discrimination in House Bill 1367. Porter, a member of the Black caucus, said the bill would allow students in a St. Joseph County township to leave the South Bend Community Schools, which are racially diverse, to join a nearby school district that's smaller, more rural and made up primarily of white students. Republicans deny...
  • Vatican Asks pro-LGBT Cardinal to Intervene in Case Where US Bishop Stripped Catholic Label from Pro-Gay School

    02/03/2021 7:32:04 PM PST · by marshmallow · 13 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | 2/3/21 | Pete Baklinski
    The choice of Joseph Tobin as a mediator in the case is suggestive of what kind of resolution the Vatican may be looking for.February 3, 2021 (LifeSiteNews) – The Vatican has tasked pro-LGBT Cardinal Joseph Tobin of Newark, New Jersey to intervene in the case of an archbishop revoking the Catholic identity of a Jesuit-run high school over its refusal to not renew the contract of a teacher in a same-sex “marriage” only to have the Vatican suspend the archbishop’s decision. Senior Vatican officials close to both the Congregation for Catholic Education and in the Secretariat of State confirmed to...
  • Indianapolis teen charged with six counts of murder for allegedly shooting pregnant woman and his family members

    01/29/2021 3:48:19 AM PST · by rightwingintelligentsia · 10 replies
    CNN ^ | January 28 2021 | Anna Sturia
    (CNN)An Indianapolis teenager was charged Thursday with six counts of murder for allegedly shooting family members and a pregnant woman on Sunday, according to court documents. Raymond Childs III, 17, was also charged with attempted murder of a brother who fled the family house after the initial shooting and carrying a handgun without a license, according to court documents shared by the Marion County prosecutor's office. He is being charged as an adult "due to his age and the allegation of murder," according to a release from the prosecutor's office. Childs is represented by the Marion County Public Defender Agency,...