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  • Southwest Florida tornadoes: Hundreds displaced from their homes. What we know Monday, Jan. 17

    01/17/2022 11:04:07 AM PST · by Scarlett156 · 2 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | 17 January 2022 | Luis Zambrano
    Luis Zambrano, Fort Myers News-Press Mon, January 17, 2022, 10:24 AM·2 min read A day after two EF-2 tornadoes touched down in Southwest Florida and numerous tornado warnings were issued in the region, here is what you need to know regarding recovery and clean-up efforts, power, people who have been displaced and moved into temporary shelters. This is a developing story. Please check back with news-press.com and naplesnews.com for updates throughout the day. Power outages in Lee and Collier LCEC is reporting today eight customers without power. FPL is reporting 362 in Lee County, 31 in Collier County and 65...
  • Clay Travis & Buck Sexton Show, 12pm to 3pm Eastern, Jan 17th - Jan 21st, 2022

    01/17/2022 7:23:25 AM PST · by rockabyebaby · 2 replies
    https://www.clayandbuck.com/ ^ | January 17, 2022 | rockabyebaby
    Come join Clay and Buck every weekday from noon to three eastern time. Inspired by Rush Limbaugh, Clay Travis and Buck Sexton carry on a new form of broadcast excellence in the tradition of the late radio icon as they tackle the biggest stories in news, politics and current events with intelligence and humor. From the border crisis, to the madness of cancel culture and far-left missteps, Clay and Buck guide listeners through the latest headlines and hot topics with fun and entertaining conversations and opinions.
  • 'Rust' shooting investigation: Alec Baldwin has turned in cellphone, authorities say

    01/14/2022 3:04:58 PM PST · by conservative98 · 48 replies
    Fox News ^ | 1/14/22 | Lauryn Overhultz , Mariah Haas
    Alec Baldwin has handed over his cellphone to authorities, according to officials. The cellphone was turned over to authorities in Suffolk County in New York state, the Santa Fe County Sheriff's Office confirmed to Fox News Digital Friday. Investigators will gather evidence from the phone and turn over the information to the Santa Fe County Sheriff's Office. Baldwin's civil attorney, Aaron Dyer of the firm Pillsbury, Winthrop, Shaw, Pittman also confirmed the cellphone had been turned over in a statement to Fox News Digital. "Alec voluntarily provided his phone to the authorities this morning so they can finish their investigation,"...
  • Homeless man assaults and robs good Samaritan who gave him a coat on New York City sidewalk

    01/13/2022 10:41:15 AM PST · by allen592 · 34 replies
    Mag Grand ^ | January 13, 2022 | James L
    A surveillance camera captured the moments a good Samaritan got walloped on a Midtown sidewalk in New York City on Wednesday morning after he tried to help a homeless man by giving him his coat. The 59-year-old victim got into unexpected trouble after he tried to help 25-year-old Xavier Israel, who was lying on a sidewalk in front of 476 5th Ave at around 8:40 a.m.
  • ‘It’s Unforgivable’: Texas Woman Allegedly Left ‘Heavily Soiled’ Toddlers ‘Hogtied’ and Caged in Locked Bedroom

    01/13/2022 10:06:09 AM PST · by Scarlett156 · 28 replies
    LawAndCrime ^ | 13 January 2022 | Jerry Lambe
    A woman in Texas was arrested after police say she hogtied a 1-year-old girl and imprisoned a 2-year-old boy in a playpen that was covered “like a cage,” then left both toddlers in a locked in a bedroom. Priscilla Ann Salais, 37, was taken into custody on Tuesday and charged with two counts of endangering a child, San Antonio ABC affiliate KSAT reported.
  • Do You Need to Wait to Get Your Booster Shot If You Had COVID?

    01/12/2022 6:06:19 AM PST · by MNDude · 88 replies
    Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady addressed booster shot questions during a Facebook Live event Tuesday. Do you need to wait to get your booster shot if you have or had COVID? According to Arwady, people should way 10 days after their positive test before getting their booster shot. This is in part due to isolation guidelines from the CDC.
  • Florida couple kidnapped and tortured man for three days

    01/10/2022 7:32:50 AM PST · by allen592 · 30 replies
    Mag Grand ^ | January 10, 2022 | James L
    A Florida couple has abducted, chained, and tortured a man for over three days after the victim refused to admit to infidelity, authorities said. Occius Dorsainvil, 56, and his wife, Marie Dorsainvil, 51, face attempted murder, kidnapping, and extortion charges after they forced the victim to drink bleach and threatened him with eating his own stool or be killed.
  • Clay Travis & Buck Sexton Show, 12pm to 3pm Eastern, Jan 10th - Jan 14th, 2022

    01/10/2022 4:39:18 AM PST · by rockabyebaby · 15 replies
    https://www.clayandbuck.com/ ^ | January 10, 2022 | rockabyebaby
    Come join Clay and Buck every weekday from noon to three eastern time. Inspired by Rush Limbaugh, Clay Travis and Buck Sexton carry on a new form of broadcast excellence in the tradition of the late radio icon as they tackle the biggest stories in news, politics and current events with intelligence and humor. From the border crisis, to the madness of cancel culture and far-left missteps, Clay and Buck guide listeners through the latest headlines and hot topics with fun and entertaining conversations and opinions.
  • New York Cops Took Off After Firing Stun Gun That Set Man Ablaze: Disturbing Video

    01/08/2022 7:22:19 AM PST · by allen592 · 36 replies
    Mag Grand ^ | January 8, 2022 | James L
    A newly released video by The New York state attorney general shows a man bursting into flames after being tased by police officers inside an upstate police station in October, an encounter that led to the man’s death. The graphic surveillance video shows three officers from the Catskill Police Department running away from the man, who was desperately trying to quench the fire engulfing his upper body and head. The 29-year-old man, Jason Jones, passed away on the 15th of December at a hospital in Syracuse after spending a month and two weeks in a medically-induced coma. Jones’ death is...
  • West Virginia requesting federal permission to administer fourth vaccine dose

    01/07/2022 4:24:31 AM PST · by MNDude · 35 replies
    West Virginia has become the first state in the nation to request federal permission to administer a fourth vaccine dose, or second booster shot, of the COVID-19 vaccine. West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice (R) in a Thursday letter to President Biden requested that the president direct the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to authorize a second booster shot of the COVID-19 vaccine for West Virginians over the age of 50 and essential workers who are three months or more out from their third shot. The request was based on recommendations by West...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 7 January 2022

    01/06/2022 6:00:13 PM PST · by beachn4fun · 81 replies
    January 6, 2022 | Rudolph the Redness Reindeer
    FR CANTEEN MISSION STATEMENT Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allied military and the family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. FReeper Canteen Come on in, we're open Need a place just to hang out? This is it. We serve coffee, tea, hot cocoa, conversation and music.How about some homemade eggnog? A hot toddy? Our AWESOME military, our AWESOME allies, and their families are welcomed and honored here.No worries in the FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe. Pull up a chair. Grab a cup and start a conversation.You never know who you...
  • On the anniversary of Jan. 6 Capitol riot, a reminder that watching footage may be traumatizing

    01/06/2022 4:21:00 PM PST · by MNDude · 52 replies
    First came the live images of the angry mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, of people shoving barricades, overwhelming police and smashing windows. And then, in the days that followed, came more and more footage — increasingly violent — of angry, armed rioters bearing symbols of white supremacy, brutalizing police officers and calling for the killing of various officials
  • Florida Parents, both deputies, take their own lives, leaving newborn baby behind

    01/06/2022 4:06:50 AM PST · by allen592 · 33 replies
    Mag Grand ^ | January 6, 2022 | James L
    A Florida man and his wife, both of them sheriff’s deputies, have committed suicide within days of each other, leaving their one-month-old son behind as an orphan, an official said. Clayton Osteen, a St. Lucie County Deputy, died on January 2nd. Days after Osteen’s death, his wife, Deputy Victoria Pacheco, also took her own life “in the wake of her husband’s death,” Sheriff Ken Mascara said in a statement on Tuesday.
  • United Airlines flight attendant posed as dead Atlanta boy for two decades

    01/05/2022 8:52:35 AM PST · by allen592 · 66 replies
    Mag Grand ^ | January 5, 2022 | James L
    A Brazilian flight attendant working for United Airlines has posed as a late Atlanta boy for two decades, according to federal prosecutors. 49-year-old Ricardo Cesar Guedes is accused of stealing the identity of a late Atlanta boy, William Ericson Ladd, who died in an accident in 1979 in Washington state. Guedes used Ladd’s identity to apply for a US passport in 1998 and renew it six times through 2020, a federal complaint shows. Guedes, a Sao Paulo native, then used the dead boy’s name to get a mortgage in Texas and got married. The complaint lists Guedes’ occupation as a...
  • Bodycam video shows Houston cop speeding, driving with one hand before killing pedestrian

    01/05/2022 5:29:39 AM PST · by allen592 · 35 replies
    Mag Grand ^ | January 5, 2022 | James L
    Newly released body-camera footage shows the moments Houston police officer Orlando Hernandez, 25, was speeding, driving with one hand before hitting and killing 62-year-old Michael Wayne Jackson. On Dec. 4, Jackson was walking to his barber when the officer hit and killed him with his police cruiser. The case is yet to be presented to a grand jury by prosecutors, said Dane Schiller, a spokesperson for Harris County district attorney’s office.
  • Illinois police officer Marlene Rittmanic pleaded for her life before being fatally shot with own gun

    01/04/2022 10:42:05 AM PST · by allen592 · 64 replies
    Mag Grand ^ | January 4, 2022 | James L
    Illinois police sergeant Marlene Rittmanic was begging for her life moments before she was shot dead with her own firearm by a gunman in a hotel last week, according to documents obtained by Fox News. On Monday, Kankakee County State’s Attorney Jim Rowe said in court that Sgt. Rittmanic was pleading with the suspects at the time Sullivan fired the fatal shots into her. Sgt. Rittmanic was begging the suspects to just leave, saying ‘you don’t have to do this, please just go, please don’t please don’t.’ She was desperately pleading for her life.” On December 29, 49-year-old Bradley police...
  • Flights carrying illegal immigrants now landing in Pennsylvania: reports

    01/04/2022 8:08:26 AM PST · by allen592 · 28 replies
    The New York Post ^ | January 4, 2022 | Emily Crane
    Pennsylvania has become the latest location where flights filled with illegal immigrants are being flown under the cover of darkness, according to reports. At least five flights carrying the illegal immigrants landed at airports in Scranton and Allentown late last month from Texas, local outlet WFMZ reported. Former GOP Congressman Lou Barletta, who is running for Pennsylvania governor, claimed the flights were sent at night by the Biden administration. Barletta said one flight had landed at Lehigh Valley International Airport in Allentown last Thursday. The others were directed to Scranton International Airport a week earlier. Democratic Rep. Matt Cartwright denied...
  • PM says early data shows 4th dose brings fivefold increase in antibodies

    01/04/2022 6:35:51 AM PST · by MNDude · 54 replies
    prime minister says preliminary data on the fourth vaccine dose shows that it safely brings about a fivefold increase in antibodies that battle the coronavirus. Naftali Bennett speaks during a visit to Sheba Medical Center in Ramat Gan, where the government launched a trial of second boosters early last week. It is now offering fourth doses of the Pfizer vaccine to people over 60 years old alongside those with weakened immune systems. Bennett says initial results show the fourth dose is as safe as the the third dose, which has already been given to almost half of Israel’s population of...
  • Mother Abandoned her baby in a cardboard box with a heartbreaking note in Alaska

    01/03/2022 9:44:39 AM PST · by allen592 · 33 replies
    Mag Grand ^ | January 3, 2022 | James L
    A desperate mother has just abandoned her baby in a cardboard box in Alaska with a heartbreaking note from her saying she could not afford to feed the baby. The baby was rescued around 2 p.m. on New Year’s Eve after Alaska state troopers responded to a report of an abandoned baby found, officials confirmed in a statement. Fairbanks resident Roxy Lane discovered the baby, who was swaddled in blankets and cooing softly and posted a video of the note and the baby on Facebook.
  • Clay Travis & Buck Sexton Show, 12pm to 3pm Eastern, Jan 3rd - Jan 7th, 2022

    01/03/2022 4:45:02 AM PST · by rockabyebaby · 11 replies
    https://www.clayandbuck.com/ ^ | January 3, 2022 | rockabyebaby
    Come join Clay and Buck every weekday from noon to three eastern time. Inspired by Rush Limbaugh, Clay Travis and Buck Sexton carry on a new form of broadcast excellence in the tradition of the late radio icon as they tackle the biggest stories in news, politics and current events with intelligence and humor. From the border crisis, to the madness of cancel culture and far-left missteps, Clay and Buck guide listeners through the latest headlines and hot topics with fun and entertaining conversations and opinions.