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Baltimore police receive ‘credible threat’ from gangs to ‘take out’ law enforcement

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Police in Baltimore have received "credible information" that members of various gangs have entered into a partnership to "take out" law enforcement officers, the city's police department said on Monday. It [...]

Baltimore police receive ‘credible threat’ from gangs to ‘take out’ law enforcement

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Police in Baltimore have received "credible information" that members of various gangs have entered into a partnership to "take out" law enforcement officers, the city's police department said on Monday. It [...]

Pit bull kills 2-month-old baby in bouncing seat at Dallas home

DALLAS, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) -- A 2-month-old Texas boy was killed Sunday after the family's pit bull turned on him when his father briefly stepped outside to turn on a sprinkler system, a police spokeswoman said. The child's mother arrived home [...]

Rapper Nelly arrested in Tennessee on felony drug charges

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE (BNO NEWS) -- American rapper Nelly was arrested Saturday and charged with felony possession of drugs after the bus he was traveling on was pulled over in Tennessee, the highway patrol said. A convicted felon carrying a [...]

Aide to U.S. Senator Ayotte (R-NH) resigns after arrest in prostitution sting

MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE (BNO NEWS) -- An aide to U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte, a Republican from New Hampshire, has resigned after he was caught in a prostitution sting, according to a statement released by her office. Ayotte's state director, [...]

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) charged in corruption probe

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Senator Robert Menendez was charged Wednesday in connection with a bribery scheme in which the Democrat from New Jersey allegedly accepted gifts from a Florida ophthalmologist in exchange for using his position [...]

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) charged in corruption probe

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Senator Robert Menendez was charged Wednesday in connection with a bribery scheme in which the Democrat from New Jersey allegedly accepted gifts from a Florida ophthalmologist in exchange for using his position [...]

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) to be charged with corruption within days – WSJ

The U.S. Justice Department is preparing to file corruption charges against U.S. Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey as early as this week, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the investigation. Menendez [...]

[UPDATE] Brain-damaged inmate executed for 1996 killing of Missouri sheriff’s deputy

Cecil Clayton, who was convicted for the 1996 fatal shooting of a Missouri sheriff's deputy but who claims that a traumatic brain injury renders him incompetent, was executed on late Tuesday after a divided U.S. Supreme Court rejected his request [...]

[UPDATE] Missouri Supreme Court denies stay of execution for brain-damaged cop killer

The Missouri Supreme Court on Saturday denied a stay of execution for death row inmate Cecil Clayton, who was convicted for the 1996 fatal shooting of a sheriff's deputy after an argument with his girlfriend but who claims that a traumatic brain [...]