Purported father told police he was ill the day toddler walked outside with a handgun

CNN — The alleged father of a toddler seen in the entrance of an Indiana apartment complex waving a handgun said he was sick and unaware the boy had left the residence. Shane Osborne “explained he had been sick all day and didn’t know (the toddler had) left the apartment,” an officer said in a … Read more

Indiana man arrested after toddler shown on live TV with handgun

CNN — A man has been arrested in Beech Grove, Indiana, after livestreamed video of a toddler, believed to be the man’s son, waving and pulling the trigger on a gun fist. The video was released by the Reelz series “On Patrol: Live,” during the TV show’s live broadcast on Saturday, Jan. 14, according to … Read more

Nurses strike: Mount Sinai NICU mom stays by her son’s side in hospital after his primary nurses leave to strike

New York CNN — Lora Ribas has not left her son’s bedside for four days. Her one-year-old baby, Logan, has been in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) since birth. For three and a half months, he has been cared for by Mount Sinai Hospital where thousands of nurses are currently on strike. Logan was … Read more

Millennials like me turned 40 this year. And everything you think you know about us is wrong

CNN  —  For years I believed a lot of what I heard about millennials – those avocado-toast eating, latte-guzzling, selfie-taking narcissists who still live in their parents’ basements and can’t get their lives together. Then I realized something that surprised me: I’m a millennial, as are many of the people I know and love. I’d … Read more

Connecticut police find man charged with killing his 11-month-old daughter

CNN — A fugitive accused of the “heinous” murder of his 11-month-old daughter last month was found and arrested on Friday, Connecticut police said. In November, authorities obtained an arrest warrant for Christopher Francisquini, 31, charging him with murder under special circumstances and risk of harm to a minor after the dismembered remains of his … Read more

Richard Allen’s attorneys say he has “nothing to hide” in death of two Indiana teens

CNN — Lawyers for the suspect in the 2017 murder of two teenage girls in Delphi, Indiana, said in a statement Friday that their client “has nothing to hide.” ” Richard Allen, who was arrested last month in connection with the murders, will make ‘a vigorous legal and factual challenge’ to the charge that an … Read more

The family of the alleged ‘catfish’ killer’s victims in California speak out

CNN — A woman whose parents and sister were killed last week in the suspected triple ‘catfish’ homicide in Riverside, California, is urging families to talk to their children about online safety. Michelle Blandin, whose father, Mark Winek, 69, mother, Sharie Winek, 65, and sister, Brooke Winek, 39, were killed on November 25, has warned … Read more

A newly unsealed affidavit details the clues that led investigators to the suspect in Delphi teen girl killings

CNN — An unexpended .40 caliber cartridge that was found near the bodies of two Indiana teenage girls was linked to suspect Richard Allen, who was arrested last month in connection with the murders, according to a probable cause affidavit. The affidavit, unsealed by a judge on Tuesday, helps shed light on how investigators focused … Read more