Citgo 6: How the US government brought seven Americans home

CNN — On October 1, five of the so-called Citgo 6s were awakened early in their Venezuelan prison by a guard telling them to “dress properly”. The men put on their yellow prison suits – “We called it our ‘Minion’ suit,” Jose Pereira said – before the prison warden ordered them to change into civilian … Read more

Colorado Springs shooting suspect: Details coming to light about alleged Club Q gunman

CNN — The suspect in the mass shooting at an LGBTQ Colorado nightclub had a tumultuous upbringing during which he was bullied as a teenager and raised for a time by his grandmother, according to a new portrait from the suspected shooter pieced together by CNN. Anderson Lee Aldrich ended up in the care of … Read more

Two pro wrestlers developed ‘The Progressive Liberal’ to be the bad guy at matches. Then the atmosphere turned far darker

Stickleyville, Virginia CNN — In the late 1980s when Beau James started professional wrestling, crowds came for a show between good and evil, to see a story about heroes and villains, to enjoy the fights and then go home. . James loved being the hero but that was nothing compared to playing the villain. “They … Read more

Oath Keepers: Jury deliberations begin in seditious conspiracy trial

CNN — A Washington, DC jury will begin deliberations on Tuesday in the criminal trial of five alleged leaders of the right-wing Oath Keepers militia charged with seditious conspiracy. The Justice Department alleges the five defendants conspired to forcibly stop the peaceful transfer of presidential power from President Donald Trump to Joe Biden. The jury, … Read more

Club Q shooting: As grief grips Colorado Springs after a mass shooting at an LGBTQ nightclub, officials are investigating whether it was a bias-motivated crime

CNN — The mass shooting inside an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where five people were killed and more than a dozen were injured over the weekend, is the subject of a investigated as a bias-driven crime as the survivors grapple with trauma and grief in the aftermath of the attack. Club Q, known … Read more

Special counsel in Mar-a-Lago, January 6 investigations begins work with no sign probes will slow down

CNN — Newly appointed special counsel Jack Smith gets to work with no sign the two investigations he’s currently overseeing around Donald Trump will slow down – despite being stuck in the Netherlands with a bicycle injury . The Justice Department informed a federal appeals court that Smith was now involved in the Mar-a-Lago case … Read more

Avijit Roy: Killers of US blogger escape from Bangladesh court on motorbikes

Two Islamist activists sentenced to death for the murder of an American blogger critical of religious extremism escaped Sunday from a crowded court in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Avijit Roy, a Bangladeshi-born engineer, was hacked to death by machete-wielding assailants in February 2015 as he was returning home with his wife from a book fair in Dhaka. … Read more

Anderson Lee Aldrich: What we know about the suspect in the Colorado Springs LGBTQ nightclub shooting

CNN — The suspect in a shooting at an LGBTQ Colorado nightclub over the weekend has been identified as 22-year-old Anderson Lee Aldrich, who police say entered Club Q in Colorado Springs and immediately opened fire, killing five people and injuring 25 others. Investigators have yet to determine a motive, Police Chief Adrian Vasquez said … Read more

Colorado Springs shooting at LGBTQ club leaves 5 dead and shatters safe haven provided by the venue

CNN — Lily Forsell recalls seeing the dance floor scene at Club Q as she left after a party to celebrate her 18th birthday on Saturday – dozens of people laughing, singing and dancing as they always did after the drag show of the evening. Less than an hour later, this dance floor became the … Read more

Elon Musk restores Donald Trump’s Twitter account

CNN — Former US President Donald Trump’s Twitter account has been reinstated on the platform. The account, which Twitter banned following the attack on the Capitol on January 6, 2021, was restored after CEO and new owner of Twitter, Elon Musk, published a poll on Twitter Friday evening asking users to platform if Trump were … Read more