Crime & Public Safety

Texas official: Police made ‘wrong decision' to wait on breaching Uvalde classroom

2 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

A Texas official said Friday that local police made the “wrong decision” by waiting nearly an hour to breach the elementary school classroom where a gunman shot and killed 19...
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Tyrann Mathieu: I think it's a big positive for me to be at OTAs

44 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

Not every veteran feels a need to attend OTAs - after all, they are voluntary. But in his first season with the Saints, safety Tyrann Mathieu told reporters at his press...
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Police waited 45 minutes in school before pursuing shooter

46 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By JAKE BLEIBERG, JIM VERTUNO and ELLIOT SPAGAT UVALDE, Texas - Nearly 20 officers stood for about 45 minutes in the hallway outside the adjoining Texas classrooms where the...
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North Padre Island visitors warned by animal experts about potentially aggressive dolphin

54 minutes ago   |   ABC

Beware of a dolphin? Authorities are warning island visitors about this potentially aggressive animal. Here is what to do if you see it.
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Uvalde Student's 911 Calls From Class Timelines Shooter, Police Response

58 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

"At 12:21, you could hear over the 911 call, three shots were fired," Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven McCraw said on Friday.
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City leaders outline plans for holiday weekend safety

City leaders outline plans for holiday weekend safety

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Mayor Lori Lightfoot and CPD Supt. David Brown outlined safety plans for the Memorial Day weekend on Friday, a weekend that typically sees an increased amount of...
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Many back strict gun laws, but opposition tends to be louder

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Majorities of U.S. adults think mass shootings would occur less often if guns were harder to get, and that schools and other public places have become less safe...
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Revealing new details, a police official admits errors in the Texas shooting response

Revealing new details, a police official admits errors in the Texas shooting response

1 hour ago   |   NPR

Col. Steven McCraw of the Texas Department of Public Safety said Friday that the incident commander believed responders were dealing with a barricaded subject rather than an...
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Schools in three New Hampshire towns locked down as police investigate written threat

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

State and local law enforcement are present in schools in three towns in New Hampshire after “multiple signs” indicating a “school shooter” were spotted, according to Granite...
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Threatening notes found in schools in 3 NH towns

Threatening notes found in schools in 3 NH towns

1 hour ago   |   WCVB

The New Hampshire Department of Safety is investigating “school shooter” messages written on paper plates left in three communities, though officials cautioned there was no...
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Rep. Kurt Schrader loses Oregon House primary to Jamie McLeod-Skinner

Rep. Kurt Schrader loses Oregon House primary to Jamie McLeod-Skinner

Seven-term Oregon Rep. Kurt Schrader was back by President Biden and is projected to lose the May 17 Democratic primary to attorney and former city planner Jamie McLeod-Skinner. Read more ...

A judge has dismissed Trump's lawsuit against New York's attorney general

A judge has dismissed Trump's lawsuit against New York's attorney general

A federal judge's dismissal of former President Donald Trump's lawsuit against New York Attorney General Letitia James allows her civil investigation into his business... Read more ...

Police: Former Kentucky Wildcats football coach arrested at hotel, resisted...

Police: Former Kentucky Wildcats football coach arrested at hotel, resisted arrest

A former University of Kentucky football coach has been arrested, according to the Lexington Police Department. Read more ...

Bengals rookies try Cincinnati chili for the first time: here's how it went

Bengals rookies try Cincinnati chili for the first time: here's how it went

The Bengals' newest players are in town and getting to work. Read more ...

Hacked Brazil airport screens show porn to travelers

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Pakistan rights activist gets bail in army defamation case

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Luis Díaz Is the Liverpool Star Who Never Should Have Made It

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Kanye West addresses Kim Kardashian custody battle in new song

Kanye West addresses Kim Kardashian custody battle in new song

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Shanna Moakler auctioning off engagement ring from Travis Barker

Shanna Moakler auctioning off engagement ring from Travis Barker

The "Celebrity Big Brother" alum is starting bidding at $51,000, but is "hoping it sells for $120,000," as it was "worth about $160,000," she said. Read more ...

Lobster prices dropping as peak summer season nears

Lobster prices dropping as peak summer season nears

Lobster prices appear to be leveling off, and some retailers are selling the prized crustaceans for a couple dollars less than last year. Read more ...