startribune.com — 21+ min ago
Authorities: 3 arrested in taxi driver's slaying in Georgia
Oscar Manuel Garcia of Austell and 25-year-old Juan Antonio Vega were arrested in Mexico on Saturday ... The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said 30-year-old Megan Alyssa Colone of Stone Mountain; 26-year-old ... Alberto Barbosa-Juarez of Oklahoma City on murder charges in connection with the case. ... Police said they are still seeking 25-year-old Juan Ayala-Rodriguez of Gainesville and 29-year-old Mario ... Vega, identified only as a resident of the Atlanta suburbof Cobb County, was named by GBI as the man ... ...
alligator.org — 33+ min ago
Car crashes through the entrance of a Gainesville restaurant - The Independent Florida Alligator
One woman was carried to an ambulance on a gurney, Gainesville Fire Rescue District 1 Chief Michael Steele ... A car plowed through the front entrance of Sohao Street Fare Cafe at 3045 SW 34th Street Monday night ... Gainesville Police Department spokesperson Graham Glover said it's unclear what caused the driver of ... Police officers investigate the area and help clean broken glass from the floor of SOHAO Cafe & Gator ... Jiayi Wang, 24, was eating dinner at the restaurant with a friend when the car barreled through the entrance ... ...
ajc.com — 52+ min ago
Delta passenger who struck flight attendant faces $52,500 fine
a $52,500 fine from the Federal Aviation Administration. ... A Delta Air Lines passenger who struck a flight attendant and tried to open the cockpit door now faces ... Business reporter Kelly Yamanouchi covers airlines and the airport including Atlanta-based Delta Air ... The flight from Phoenix to Chicago diverted to Oklahoma City, where police took the passenger into custody ... A JetBlue passenger faces an $18,500 fine. While flying from Ft. ... ...
ajc.com — 54+ min ago
Brothers wrongfully convicted of 1983 murder awarded $75 million
the brutal 1983 slaying of 11-year-old Sabrina Buie in Red Springs. ... Leon Brown $13 million in punitive damages, on top of a $9 million settlement from the Robeson County ... the Washington, D.C. firm Hogan Lovells. ... Two half brothers from North Carolina who served 31 years in prison for a rape and murder they did not ... Henry McCollum walks out of prison in 2014 in Raleigh, N.C. ... ...
ajc.com — 1+ hour, 24+ min ago
Police: Man dead following skydiving accident
DELAND, Fla. -- A man is dead after an apparent skydiving accident at a Florida airport, authorities ... Officers were called Sunday morning to the DeLand Municipal Airport, where a man landed hard in a parking ... lot and was found unresponsive, according to a DeLand police statement. ... ...
ajc.com — 2+ hour, 23+ min ago
Inspector who failed to catch interstate bridge crack fired
An inspector who failed to discover a crack in the Interstate 40 bridge linking Arkansas and Tennessee that prompted the span's closure has been fired, Arkansas transportation officials said Monday....
bostonglobe.com — 2+ hour, 33+ min ago
Suit: Georgia election law threatens voting, speech rights - The Boston Globe
of the State Election Board, replacing that elected official with a chair selected by the General Assembly ... By KATE BRUMBACK The Associated Press,Updated May 17, 2021, 2 hours ago ATLANTA -- Georgia's sweeping ... Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger accused the Coalition for Good Governance, an election integrity ... Attorney General Chris Carr said it is his duty to defend the Constitution and the laws of Georgia. ... The lawsuit against the secretary of state and the members of the State Election Board was filed in federal ... ...
abcnews.go.com — 2+ hour, 34+ min ago
Lawyers say detainees in Georgia jail are being denied pens
Civil rights groups sued Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill and several of his high-ranking subordinates ... American Civil Liberties Union, wrote two letters in April to the jail officials' lawyer asking him to ... A lawyer with the Southern Center for Human Rights, which filed the class-action suit along with the ... ATLANTA -- People held in a Georgia jail are being denied access to pens, effectively eliminating their ... In an email that was attached as an exhibit to the court filing, Jack Hancock, the lawyer for the jail ... ...
msn.com — 2+ hour, 36+ min ago
Destiny USA, Syracuse's mammoth mall, faces a crisis of debt and uncertainty (Part 1)
Destiny USA, Syracuse's mammoth mall, faces a crisis of debt and uncertainty (Part 1) Syracuse, N.Y ... Carousel Center to Destiny USA. ... "This is sort of a crisis situation," said Erasmo Giambona, a finance and real estate professor at Syracuse ... of Destiny USA, a critical part of the Central New York economy. ... The company has hired Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe, a law firm that advises on transactions, litigation ... ...
washingtonexaminer.com — 2+ hour, 53+ min ago
Georgia lieutenant governor announces he won't seek reelection after fighting Trump's election fraud claims
misinformation," Duncan said of the fraud claims during a November interview with CNN. ... "I believe that this is the exact moment in time the Republican Party is caught in right now, and I am ... " which he said will focus on "healing and rebuilding a Republican Party that is damaged but not destroyed ... Trump lost the state of Georgia by less than 1 percentage point in November. ... "It always feels coldest right before the sun rises," Duncan said in a statement posted to Twitter. ... ...