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  • Counterprotesters swarm Boston after police deem free speech rally over

    Counterprotesters swarm Boston after police deem free speech rally over

    (BOSTON) — One week after violent protests rattled Charlottesville, Virginia, a scheduled free speech rally in Boston today was met with thousands of counterprotesters, but the day went off mostly smoothly, police said, with 27 arrests but few injuries. The free speech rally was deemed “officially over” by police ahead of its official end time, but thousands of counterprotesters continued to spread out in the city throughout the afternoon, with some protesting peacefully but others confronting officers and people. A total of 27 arrests were made today, mostly from disorderly conduct and a few assaults on police officers, Boston Police […]

  • Two dead in Oregan plane crash

    Two dead in Oregan plane crash

    (MADRAS, Ore.) — Two dead after a plane crashed  in Willow Creek Canyon in Oregon, this afternoon. The location of the crash is approximately one mile south of the Madras Airport runway. Deputies from the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, Oregon State Troopers, along with Jefferson County Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene. According to emergency responders, the plane was found fully engulfed in flames near the top of the canyon. According to the  Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office , the two occupants on board did not survive the crash.The small fire that occurred was contained and is now […]

  • Two police officers dead after six were shot in multiple US cities

    Two police officers dead after six were shot in multiple US cities

    (KISSIMMEE, Fla.) — Two policemen have died after six law enforcement officers were shot in three different U.S. cities on Friday night, their respective agencies have confirmed. In central Florida, two officers with the Kissimmee Police Department were shot, according to Police Chief Jeffrey O’Dell. Officer Matthew Baxter, a three-year veteran, died from his wound. The other officer, 10-year veteran Sgt. Sam Howard, remains in “grave critical condition,” and “the prognosis does not look good,” O’Dell said at a press conference early Saturday morning. At a later press conference, the police chief announced they had arrested suspect Everett Glenn Miller […]

  • Crowds of counterprotesters descend upon Boston ahead of free speech rally

    Crowds of counterprotesters descend upon Boston ahead of free speech rally

    (BOSTON) — One week after violent protests rattled Charlottesville, Virginia, thousands of demonstrators and counterprotesters are descending upon Boston on Saturday for a free speech rally. A free speech rally on Boston Common is set to begin at noon on Saturday, and a small number of Ku Klux Klan members are expected to attend, ABC affiliate WCVB-TV in Boston reported. Giant crowds of counterprotesters gathered Saturday morning ahead of the free speech rally, where some counterprotesters are holding signs that read “Hate speech is not free speech” and “White silence is violence.” Counter protesters with #FightSupremacy groups gather on MLK […]

  • Brother arrested after three young girls found dead in Maryland home

    Brother arrested after three young girls found dead in Maryland home

    (CLINTON, Md.) — A man has been arrested in connection with the discovery of three girls under age 10 found dead in a home in Maryland, police said. One of the girls was the sister of the man now in custody, authorities said. Antonio Williams, 25, was arrested and is a suspect in the killing of the three girls — two 6-year-olds and one 9-year-old — Prince George’s County police said in a press release. He faces charges of first- and second-degree murder and related charges. The girls were found with stab wounds Friday morning by authorities after the mother […]

  • 6 police officers shot in 3 US cities, 1 dead and 1 in 'grave critical condition'

    6 police officers shot in 3 US cities, 1 dead and 1 in 'grave critical condition'

    (NEW YORK) — Six law enforcement officers on Friday night were shot — two are confirmed dead — in three different U.S. cities, their respective agencies have confirmed. In central Florida, two Kissimmee Police Department officers were shot, chief Jeffrey O’Dell said at a press conference early Saturday morning. Officer Matthew Baxter, a three-year veteran, died. The other officer, 10-year veteran Sgt. Sam Howard, is in “grave critical condition and the prognosis does not look good,” O’Dell said. Gov. Rick Scott erroneously tweeted late Friday night that both officers had died. One of the four suspects remains on the run. […]

  • Maddie & Tae prove they're more than a "Girl in a Country Song" as they extend fashion empire

    Maddie & Tae prove they're more than a "Girl in a Country Song" as they extend fashion empire

    If Maddie & Tae have their way, lots of girls will be going back to school wearing Black Daisy jeans this fall. The burgeoning fashionistas have partnered with ONE Jeanswear Group to be the faces of the denim brand for juniors. They’ll design some pieces for the line later this year, with a full collection slated for 2018.    The “Girl in a Country Song” hitmakers officially assume their Black Daisy duties with a performance and meet-and-greet at New York City’s Macy’s Herald Square on Saturday. This isn’t the duo’s first foray into fashion. Previously, Maddie & Tae had their own line […]