Florida woman arrested after turning in estranged husband’s gun a day after he tried to run her over: reports

Joseph Irby was arrested on June 14 following a divorce hearing with estranged wife Courtney Irby. (Polk County Sheriff’s Office) But the officer speaking to Irby reportedly responded: “So, are you telling me you committed an armed burglary?” Police contacted Irby’s husband, who was being held at the Polk County Jail for the previous day’s incident, and he informed officers that he wanted to file charges against his wife, WKMG reported. She was arrested and charged. The Lakeland Police Department did not immediately return Fox News’ request for comment. The arrest affidavit revealed that the couple had finished a divorce hearing on June 14 when they got into an argument. While trying to leave the courthouse, Irby’s vehicle was allegedly …

‘Sonic boom’ caused by military jets

The plane was en route to Dalaman in Turkey when it was redirected back to Stansted, an airline spokeswoman said. Skip Twitter post by @BStortPolice Large number of 999 calls coming in about a loud explosion. We have liaised with @EssexPoliceUK who are confirming that this is a sonic boom from a passing aircraft. — B Stortford Police (@BStortPolice) June 22, 2019 Related Topics Harlow Bishop's Stortford Essex Police Stansted Chelmsford Epping London Stansted Airport Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Khashoggi’s killing was ‘gruesome’ but new UN report is ‘flawed,’ says Saudi minister

(CNN)The murder of Jamal Khashoggi was “gruesome” but a United Nations report into the journalist’s killing is “flawed,” Saudi Arabia’s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir said Thursday. Callamard said that Saudi Arabia was responsible under international law for Khashoggi’s “deliberate, premeditated execution,” and that current sanctions on some senior officials do not go far enough. “We disagree with her conclusions,” al-Jubeir told CNN. “We don’t believe she has a mandate, we believe that her report is flawed, we believe there are internal contradictions in the report, we believe it was based on media reporting and anonymous sources, we believe the description of the trials in Saudi Arabia, calling them secret, is not correct.” According to the report …

The healthcare facility where a severely disabled woman gave birth may close after maggots were found on another resident

(CNN)The healthcare facility where a severely disabled Arizona woman delivered a baby after being raped by a staff member may have its licensed revoked by the health department after maggots were found on another resident. Hacienda HealthCare spokesman David Leibowitz told AZ Central that staff discovered a “small number of maggots” under a patient’s bandage for a surgical incision. Leibowitz would not confirm those comments to CNN and the ADHS would not specify the nature of the “extremely disturbing incident” referenced in their notice. The notice does not mean that Hacienda will immediately close and does not impact any other Hacienda facilities, according to a statement from ADHS. Instead, the notice will allow the health department to have increased oversight …

The police overreaction to case of 4-year-old and Barbie doll isn’t just ‘unacceptable’ — it’s outrageous

(CNN)You have probably seen the video by now, just one in what has become a vast library of bystander smartphone videos recording encounters between police and members of the community — usually people of color. The video I’m talking about was shot on May 27 of this year in the parking lot of an apartment complex in Phoenix, Arizona. An officer, gun drawn, approaches a car that has just parked. As a former police officer, chief and director of public safety working in our democracy, were I asked to choose a single adjective, I would call the officer’s behavior and the following that ensued unthinkable. Its cumulative cost is the end of legitimate law enforcement, which is the end of …

Phoenix Family Threatened By Police: Apologies Are A ‘Slap In The Face’

In a news conference Monday, 22-year-old Dravon Ames dismissed the statements from Mayor Kate Gallego and the police department as worthless. Ames said the officers “are not fit to be policing.” Police responded to a report of shoplifting on  In video footage of the confrontation, a police car can be seen stopped in a parking lot near the family’s car. An officer who is not yet visible in the video can be heard saying, “I’m going to fucking put a cap in your fucking head,” and, “You’re going to fucking get shot.” Meanwhile, Ames is brought over to the side of a police vehicle, where it appears he is slammed against the vehicle as an officer shouts, “When I tell …

Pompeo, without offering evidence, blames Iran for Gulf tanker attacks

Washington (CNN)US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blamed Iran for an attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman, saying the assessment was based on intelligence, but presented no evidence to support his claim. Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said “suspicious doesn’t begin to describe” this latest incident, noting that one of the tankers is Japanese owned and that the attack took place as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was visiting Iran in an effort to calm tensions between Washington and Tehran. “Reported attacks on Japan-related tankers occurred while PM [Shinzo Abe] was meeting with Ayatollah [Khamenei] for extensive and friendly talks. Suspicious doesn’t begin to describe what likely transpired this morning,” Zarif tweeted. Pompeo characterized the attack …

Iranians fired missile at US drone prior to tanker attack, US official says

Washington (CNN)In the hours before the attack on the two tankers in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday, the Iranians spotted a US drone flying overhead and launched a surface-to-air missile at the unmanned aircraft, a US official told CNN. CNN has not seen any imagery from the US drones. Iran has strenuously denied any involvement in the attack. The same official also said in the days prior to the attack, a US Reaper drone was shot down in the Red Sea by what is believed to be an Iranian missile fired by Houthi rebels. The Pentagon had tough words for Iran on Friday as the US continues to assert its claim that Tehran was responsible for the attack on …

Greenpeace rig protest brought to end

‘Complex operation’ Earlier, a helicopter landed on the rig in an attempt to bring the demonstrations to an end. Transocean had served an interdict on Greenpeace in an attempt to have protesters still occupying the rig removed. Greenpeace earlier said it understood there were plans to lower the rig down into the sea to give police easier access from a boat to where the protesters were camped. Related Topics Invergordon BP Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Memphis protesters hurl bricks and rocks at police, injuring 36 officers in outrage over a man’s death

(CNN)What started as a protest over the death of a Memphis man devolved into chaos after demonstrators threw bricks at police and vandalized squad cars, officials said. LIVE UPDATES: Latest on Memphis Webber”reportedly rammed his vehicle into the officers’ vehicles multiple times before exiting with a weapon,” the bureau said. “The officers fired striking and killing the individual. No officers were injured.” What we know about the shooting that sparked the protests News of Webber’s death spread quickly as protesters hurled rocks at police, tore down a concrete wall outside a business and smashed the windows of squad cars and a fire station. Why the US Marshals were trying to arrest Webber The US marshals involved in Wednesday’s incident were …

Virgin Atlantic passengers ‘horrified’ by ‘lacy’ underwear left on seat

Virgin Atlantic replied to Rebecca on Twitter, “Hi Rebecca, I am so sorry that this was on your seat as you boarded the flight. Please make a member of the crew aware of this immediately.” (iStock) She posted a picture of the pants, writing: “Don’t think much of Virgin Atlantic’s new pyjama policy!” One woman wrote, “Oh that’s so gross! – hope your flight gets better!” Another remarked, “At least the seat is wipe clean.” Virgin Atlantic replied to Rebecca on Twitter, “Hi Rebecca, I am so sorry that this was on your seat as you boarded the flight. “Please make a member of the crew aware of this immediately.” A spokesperson told Sun Online Travel, “We’re sorry to hear of Ms. Naish’s experience on board one …

Chevron fined 5m for fatal explosion

“Numerous opportunities” missed to save workers’ lives Chevron will have to pay the fine and court costs of £1m as part of a deal it struck with Valero Energy UK, which bought the site after the disaster. Specialist cleaning company B&A Contracts, which employed Mr Broome and Mr Jenkins, was fined £120,000 and ordered to pay costs of £40,000 after admitting health and safety breaches. Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFour contractors died in the explosion Sentencing at Swansea Crown Court, Mr Justice Lewis said no fine could “reflect the value of someone’s life.” “The tragedy has had a devastating impact on the families of those who died and on Mr Phillips and his family,” he said. …

NBA Bans Warriors Part-Owner From Games For 1 Year For Shoving Kyle Lowry

Golden State Warriors who “Stevens’ ban is effective immediately and carries through the 2019-2020 NBA season, including the postseason,” the NBA and the San Francisco Bay Area team said in a joint statement Thursday afternoon. Stevens, a venture capitalist, pushed Lowry early in the fourth quarter of the third game of the finals when the Raptors player chased down a loose ball and accidentally collided with fans on the sidelines. When Lowry tried to stand up, Stevens reached over and shoved him in the shoulder. Earlier on Thursday, the Raptors player called for Stevens to face harsh consequences. he said. “A guy like that showing his true class, he shouldn’t be a part of our league. There’s no place for that.” …

Body found in search for British hiker

“To know that he’s not been able to respond for the last few days is actually really good relief”. Mr Myers’ wife, Kim, is too upset to speak about it, he said. ‘Poor visibility’ Mr Myers, who had recently moved to New Zealand from the UK, had been hiking the Tararua Northern Crossing, a popular trek that can take up to five days. He sent a text to his wife on 30 May – police now believe he died later that day. Police search and rescue incident controller Sergeant Tony Matheson said the weather conditions were particularly bad, with wind gusts of up to 145km/h, very poor visibility and rain. “It happened very suddenly. I don’t think he suffered at …

A veteran died in police custody. His body was returned to his family with some organs missing

(CNN)Two days before he died, Everett Palmer Jr. called his brother, Dwayne, to tell him he was on his way from Delaware to New York to visit him and their sick mother. But first, he said, he wanted to resolve an outstanding DUI warrant from an incident in 2016 in Pennsylvania to make sure his license was valid for the drive to see his family. Beneath the Skin: Horrific cuts cover her son’s body after he’s shot dead by police The family hired Merritt to help find answers because so far, they have been unable to get them on their own, they say. Merritt says prison and county officials have not been cooperative with providing an official manner of death. …

Minneapolis Ex-Cop Sentenced To 12 Years In Prison For Fatal Shooting Of Unarmed Woman

Judge Kathryn L. Quaintance sentenced Noor just over a month after he was The case sparked outrage in the U.S. and Australia, where Damond had spent most of her life, and raised renewed questions about the role race plays in cases of police brutality. Noor and his partner, Matthew Harrity, responded to the call in their squad car. Noor later testified that he heard a loud bang on the vehicle before seeing a woman raise her arm near one of the car’s rolled-down windows. Other testimony during Noor’s trial suggested Damond, who was unarmed, approached the squad car from the darkened alley to speak with the officers. “I fired one shot,” Noor said at his trial, according to The Guardian. …