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Second Deputy Dies In Northern CA Shootings

Posted On October 24, 2014

(Sacramento, CA) -- California authorities say a sheriff's deputy in Sacramento County and one in Placer County have been killed in separate shootings. The suspected gunman was taken into custody in Placer County Friday afternoon, and a woman he had been with was taken into custody earlier in the day. Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones…

Judge Blocks New Jersey Sports Betting

Posted On October 24, 2014

(Undated) -- Legalized sports betting in the state of New Jersey is on hold. A U.S. District Judge has granted a temporary restraining order to the four major professional sports leagues and the NCAA to prevent New Jersey casinos and racetracks from taking wagers. Monmouth Park had planned to begin accepting bets this Sunday after…

Police Confirm School Gunman Shot Himself To Death

Posted On October 24, 2014

(Marysville, WA) -- Police are confirming that the gunman in Friday's school shooting north of Seattle died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Marysville Police Commander Rob Lamoureux says the scene has been secured and they are now trying to find out why this happened.   The gunman has been identified as 14-year-old Jaylen Fryberg. Police…

Bratton: Hatchet Attack On Cop “Act of Terrorism”

Posted On October 24, 2014

(New York, NY) -- Police Commissioner Bill Bratton is calling the hatchet attack on a New York City police officer an "act of terrorism." Rookie officer Kenneth Healy is in critical condition after being struck in the head with the weapon Thursday in Queens. Bratton called attacker Zale Thompson "self-radicalized, inspired, and self-directed." Thompson attacked…

Remains ID’d As Hannah Graham’s

Posted On October 24, 2014

(Charlottesville, VA) -- Human remains found last weekend near Charlottesville, Virginia, are those of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. A medical examiner provided the identity Friday. Graham was last seen on surveillance video in the early hours of September 13th. Jesse Matthew Junior is facing charges in Graham's disappearance. He was arrested in…