Newport News shooting: Elementary student describes lockdown horror at Virginia school where police say a 6-year-old shot a teacher

CNN — As police investigate the circumstances that led to a 6-year-old boy shooting and injuring a teacher at Richneck Elementary School in Newport News, Va., on Friday, a student at the school has described the harrowing moment when the lock has been called. “We were doing math…an announcer came, she was like ‘lockdown, I … Read more

Ana Montes, American convicted of spying for Cuba, released from US federal prison after 20 years

CNN — Ana Montes, a US citizen convicted of spying for Cuba, has been released from US federal prison in Fort Worth, Texas, according to Federal Bureau of Prison online records. Cuba recruited Montes for espionage in the 1980s and she was employed by the Pentagon’s Defense Intelligence Agency as an analyst from 1985 to … Read more

NJ woman Katelyn McClure sentenced to 3 years for role in $400k GoFundMe scam

A New Jersey woman was sentenced to three years in state prison on Friday for her role in a $400,000 GoFundMe scam in which she and her then-boyfriend lied about helping a former homeless fighter in Philadelphia. Katelyn McClure, 32, was not present during her Burlington County sentencing because she is already serving her one-year … Read more

Customer shoots, kills armed robber at Houston restaurant

An armed robber at a Houston restaurant was shot and killed by a customer as he demanded other customers return their money, authorities said. The shooting unfolded inside Ranchito Taqueria around 11:30 p.m. Thursday when a masked suspect came through the front door, pointed a gun at customers and demanded their money and wallets, the … Read more

Missing Cohasset woman Ana Walshe: Massachusetts authorities working ‘around the clock’

CNN — Massachusetts authorities are ‘working around the clock’ to search for a mother of three young children missing since New Year’s Day, police said. Ana Walshe was last seen by a family member at her home in Cohasset at around 4:05 a.m. on January 1, Cohasset Police Chief William Quigley said at a press … Read more

Newport News, Virginia, shooting: 6-year-old in police custody after shooting teacher

CNN — A 6-year-old boy is in custody after shooting a teacher at Richneck Elementary School in Newport News, Va., on Friday afternoon, Police Chief Steve Drew said at a news conference.. “The individual is a 6-year-old student. He is currently in custody,” Drew said. “We have been in contact with our Commonwealth Solicitor and … Read more

Los Angeles Dodgers officially cut ties with pitcher Trevor Bauer who served suspension for violating MLB policies

CNN — The Los Angeles Dodgers have officially cut ties with pitcher Trevor Bauer, the team announced Friday. The former Cy Young Award winner was previously suspended by Major League Baseball for violating the league’s joint policy on domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse, but was reinstated last month when a referee reduced his … Read more

Idaho murders: Suspect in student killings was seen multiple times wearing gloves, also placing garbage bags outside Pennsylvania home, source says

CNN — The man accused of murdering four University of Idaho students in November had thoroughly cleaned the interior and exterior of his car and was also seen wearing surgical gloves on several occasions before being apprehended, a law enforcement source told CNN. Bryan Kohberger, 28, is currently the only suspect in the horrific stabbing … Read more

US Man Kills 7 Of Family, Including 5 Children. Then Shoots Himself: Cops

A man kills his family: The suspect is said to have committed suicide after killing 7 other people. (Representative) Angels: A man shot and killed his family of seven, including five children, then turned the gun on himself after his wife filed for divorce, U.S. officials said Thursday. Police in the small settlement of Enoch … Read more

Enoch City, Utah, home shooting: Family of 8, including 5 children, found shot to death in a southwest Utah home

CNN — A family Three adults and five children were found shot to death at a rural home in southwestern Utah on Wednesday, officials said. Officers learned of the shooting death after responding to a welfare check at a home in Enoch City, about 245 miles south of Salt Lake City, according to a news … Read more