Video that could undermine Alex Murdaugh’s claim he was not at the scene of the murders is set to be released in court today, source says

Video that could undermine Alex Murdaugh’s claim he was not at the scene of the murders is set to be released in court today, source says

CNN — Two witnesses in the Alex Murdaugh murder trial told court Wednesday they were “100%” certain Murdaugh’s voice is in the footage, prosecutors say, undermining the former lawyer’s claim in South Carolina disgrace that he was not at the scene of the murders when his wife Maggie and 22-year-old son Paul were shot and … Read more

Report: Man accused of kidnapping and torturing Oregon woman dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound following clash with police

Report: Man accused of kidnapping and torturing Oregon woman dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound following clash with police

CNN — A week after authorities discovered a woman bound and beaten in a southwestern Oregon home, the kidnapping suspect died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, reports a CNN affiliate . Benjamin Obadiah Foster, 36, died in a hospital after an hour-long standoff with law enforcement Tuesday night in Grants Pass, Oregon, CNN affiliate KTVL … Read more

Report: Standoff between Oregon authorities and ‘extremely dangerous’ kidnapping suspect ‘resolved’, police say

Report: Standoff between Oregon authorities and ‘extremely dangerous’ kidnapping suspect ‘resolved’, police say

CNN — A standoff Tuesday between Oregon authorities and an “extremely dangerous” kidnapping suspect they had been searching for for a week has been resolved, a CNN affiliate reported. The suspect, Benjamin Obadiah Foster, was under a house in the town of Grants Pass where a SWAT team was trying to get him to Tuesday … Read more

New Mexico grand jury indicts failed GOP candidate accused of shooting homes of Democratic officials

New Mexico grand jury indicts failed GOP candidate accused of shooting homes of Democratic officials

CNN — The failed GOP candidate accused of shooting at the homes of Democratic officials in Alburquerque, New Mexico, was indicted by a grand jury on 14 counts of shooting and firearms, the Bernalillo County District Attorney’s Office in a statement. Solomon Peña is currently in jail awaiting trial after being charged with hiring and … Read more

Shooting in Lakeland, Florida: At least 10 injured in targeted drive-by, police say

Shooting in Lakeland, Florida: At least 10 injured in targeted drive-by, police say

CNN — At least 10 people were injured Monday afternoon in a drive-by shooting in Lakeland, Florida, police said, and two are in critical condition. A dark blue Nissan four-door sedan pulled up to the scene of the shooting, Lakeland Police Department Chief Sam Taylor said. “The vehicle slowed down, did not stop and all … Read more

Dispute over $100 repair bill may have played role in Half Moon Bay shooting that left 7 dead, district attorney says

Dispute over 0 repair bill may have played role in Half Moon Bay shooting that left 7 dead, district attorney says

CNN — A dispute over a $100 repair bill may have contributed to a pair of shootings that left seven dead and another injured last week in Half Moon Bay, Calif., the San Mateo County prosecutor told a local news station. Chunli Zhao – the farm worker who faces seven counts of murder and one … Read more

Benjamin Obadiah Foster: ‘Extremely dangerous’ kidnapping suspect evaded capture for nearly a week, prompting police to appeal for public help

Benjamin Obadiah Foster: ‘Extremely dangerous’ kidnapping suspect evaded capture for nearly a week, prompting police to appeal for public help

CNN — A massive, multi-day manhunt continues for a suspect accused of brutally beating and kidnapping a woman in Oregon who remains in critical condition, police say. While Benjamin Obadiah Foster, 36, has eluded capture since Tuesday, police say he is still active on dating apps. The Grants Pass Police Department warns it could use … Read more

Tire Nichols police beating to death sparked outrage across the country, fueling protests and calls for reform

Tire Nichols police beating to death sparked outrage across the country, fueling protests and calls for reform

Editor’s note: This article contains graphic videos and descriptions of the violence. CNN — As protesters gathered in US cities over the weekend after the Memphis police beating that led to the death of 29-year-old Tire Nichols, officials said the investigation into the incident would continue amid questions about the possibility of additional charges. The … Read more

Benjamin Obadiah Foster, suspected of kidnapping a woman in Oregon, could use dating apps to evade the police

Benjamin Obadiah Foster, suspected of kidnapping a woman in Oregon, could use dating apps to evade the police

CNN — Authorities in southwestern Oregon are warning that a man suspected of kidnapping a woman and beating her unconscious could now use dating apps to evade capture or find new ones potential victims, according to the police. The suspect, Benjamin Obadiah Foster, 36, has so far eluded capture but appears active on online dating … Read more

Temple Ner Tamid: Man throws Molotov cocktail at New Jersey synagogue in attempted arson, police say

Temple Ner Tamid: Man throws Molotov cocktail at New Jersey synagogue in attempted arson, police say

CNN — A man threw a Molotov cocktail at a New Jersey synagogue during an attempted arson Sunday morning, police and the synagogue said. The suspect lit and threw a Molotov cocktail at the front door of Temple Ner Tamid around 3 a.m. and fled, Bloomfield police said in a statement. The bottle broke, but … Read more